June 21st, 2010, 12:19 PM

Intel Presents 20 Threaded Westmere-EX Processor

Intel is forging ahead at an astonishing rate when it comes to the development of its next generation processors and the upcoming Westmere-EX server focussed chips may have more threads than previously expected. Intel intends to present a paper at the Hot Chips 22 conference, held at Stanford University between August 22 and 24, titled [...]

June 21st, 2010, 11:52 AM

Lamptron Introduces Multicolour Spectral Bar

Lamptron is helping modders bring a little colour to their world; now, what ever your mood, your computer can change with you with Lamptron’s Spectral Bar. The Spectral Bar is a 12.6″ CCFL light, that looks and operates like most cold cathodes, however is has the ability to change between 8 different colour settings; Red, [...]

June 21st, 2010, 11:37 AM

Dell Confirms Interest in Use of Chrome OS

Almost a year ago, Google announced it would be porting its popular Chrome web browser over to a very lightweight operating system intended for basic devices, and now Dell has expressed into in being one of the first to support the OS on a consumer available product. Amit Midha, president of Dell for greater China [...]

June 21st, 2010, 10:59 AM

Intel to Slash Core i7 Prices Over Summer

Consumers on the lookout for a deal on a major Core i7 upgrade may want to stall plans until late summer as reports claim Intel will be slashing prices on at least one CPU in the line. The Intel Core i7 950 3.06GHz chip is slatted to drop from its current unaffordable $562 price point, [...]

June 18th, 2010, 12:30 PM

Chrome 6 Dev Build Showcases Extension Sync and Mac/Linux Support

Part of the Google business model is universal access, allowing users to retrieve their information from anywhere, on most anything and the new Beta Chrome browser builds on that. Utilizing the power of your Google account, Chrome 5.0 is currently able to sync bookmarks and browser settings no matter which computer you are on, and [...]

June 18th, 2010, 11:18 AM

TRENDnet Launches Two High Speed USB 3.0 Adapters

TRENDnet, a best-in-class wired and wireless networking hardware brand, today announces the availability of the 2-Port USB 3.0 ExpressCard Adapter, model TU3-H2EC, and 2-Port USB 3.0 PCI Express Adapter, model TU3-H2PIE. The adapters add two super speed 5Gbps USB 3.0 ports to a laptop or desktop computer. Transfer content from USB 3.0 storage enclosures, flash [...]

June 18th, 2010, 10:49 AM

OCZ Announces New 1.8 Inch SSDs for Mobile Systems

OCZ Technology Group, Inc., a leading provider of high-performance solid-state drives (SSDs) and memory modules for computing devices and systems, launches 1.8 inch Solid State Drives (SSD) to offer a storage upgrade for the thin and light market. With a smaller footprint, OCZ 1.8 inch drives still deliver the reliability and performance demanded by high-end [...]

June 17th, 2010, 2:40 PM

Tritton Wireless AX 180 Univesal Gaming Headset Revealed

Mad Catz Interactive, Inc  today announced the launch of the AX 180 wireless gaming headset being launched under the Company’s TRITTON gaming audio brand. Based upon the critically-acclaimed wired AX 180, the new wireless TRITTON headset uses 2.4GHz wireless technology to free gamers from wired constraints, allowing total immersion and freedom of movement, while providing [...]

June 17th, 2010, 2:25 PM

Corsair Announces 16GB Flash Padlock 2 Secure USB Drive

Corsair, a worldwide designer and supplier of high-performance components to the PC gaming hardware market, today announced the addition of a 16GB model to its Flash Padlock 2 line of secure USB flash drives. With 16GB of flash memory, the newest Padlock doubles the amount of secure storage from the previous version. The Flash Padlock [...]

June 16th, 2010, 2:08 PM

ATI Catalyst 10.6 WHQL Drivers Released

The June version of ATI’s Catalyst drivers have been released and bring a few updates for improved video playback as well as some minor game specific improvements. DRIVER DOWNLOAD: Highlights of the ATI Catalyst™ 10.6 Windows release includes: GPU acceleration of H.264 video content using Adobe® Flash Player 10.1 AMD GPU acceleration of Adobe® [...]