NEWS

October 7th, 2009, 11:38 AM

ATI Radeon HD 5770 Pictured – DirectX 11 Goes Mainstream

It would be safe to assume that the official announcement is close, but pictures of the ATI Radeon HD 5770, a graphics card targeted for mainstream users, has be captured and released a tad early. The card is a part of the Evergreen family, codenamed Juniper and based on the same 40nm technology found in the [...]

October 7th, 2009, 11:03 AM

Google Maps Street View Service Launches in Canada

For our neighbours south of the border (The U.S.A), Google Street View has been a tool that many have utilized for the better part of a year in most major urban areas, but those in the great white north have not been so priviledged, with the ground view map abruptly ending at the border. Today [...]

October 6th, 2009, 12:01 PM

OCZ Announces Z-Drive m84 for Mainstream Power Users

OCZ today announced the Z-Drive m84, a PCI-Express Solid State Drive (SSD) designed to offer the performance of OCZ’s Z-Drive product line to enthusiasts for a more affordable price point and availability in the mainstream market segment versus the enterprise channel. The Z-Drive m84 is the answer to the demand from end-users to have access [...]

October 6th, 2009, 11:32 AM

Creative Launches Sound Blaster Easy Record, Helping You to Digitalize Your Music

Creative Technology Ltd. today introduced the Creative Sound Blaster Easy Record which helps users effortlessly convert their favourite music from cassettes, LP records, CDs or MDs to digital form via a convenient plug and play USB connection. The Creative Sound Blaster Easy Record comes bundled with Smart Recorder software which guides users step by step in recording music [...]

October 6th, 2009, 11:01 AM

Corsair Adds TX950W High Performance Power Supply

Corsair, a worldwide leader in high performance memory and computer products, today announced the launch of the Corsair TX950W power supply unit (PSU), the latest addition to the award-winning TX-series of high-quality PSUs. The TX950W has been designed to meet the demanding requirements of PC enthusiasts, creative professionals and gamers. The TX950W is built using [...]

October 6th, 2009, 10:34 AM

NVIDIA 191.07 WHQL Drivers Released

A bit of a surprise for the first week of October, NVIDIA has released their latest 191.07 WHQL drivers, which seem to have a lot more in store than the previous 190.62 WHQL set.  This release supports cards as far back as the GeForce 6-series and brings improvements to both specific games and finally adds [...]

October 5th, 2009, 12:08 PM

Adobe and NVIDIA Deliver Rich Web Experiences On Netbooks and Mobile Devices

At Adobe MAX, Adobe’s worldwide developer conference, Adobe Systems Incorporated and NVIDIA Corporation today announced that both companies are bringing uncompromised browsing of rich Web content to netbooks, smartphones and smartbooks built with NVIDIA® GPUs. The companies have been working closely together as part of the Open Screen Project to optimize and dramatically improve performance [...]

October 2nd, 2009, 12:15 PM

Xigmatek Launches Balder SD1283 CPU Cooler

Xigmatek has been known to produce some widly popular CPU coolers, and is at it again with the Balder SD1283. It maintains a very simliar design to their “Dark Knight” model and is an HDT cooler featuring three 8mm pipes that make direct contact with the CPU for optimal heat transfer. The fins are constructed of aluminum [...]

October 2nd, 2009, 11:30 AM

NVIDIA Fermi GT300 Video Cards A Fake?

Despite all the hype over the reveal of the new NVIDIA Fermi based video cards earlier this week at the GTC 2009 conference, it would appear NVIDIA is even further behind in production of their next gen technology than originally anticipated. So far behind in fact, that CEO Jen-Hsun Huang was forced to go onstage [...]

October 2nd, 2009, 10:40 AM

ASUS Unveils first TUF Series Motherboard

ASUS unveiled the first motherboard in its newly-developed “TUF” (The Ultimate Force) Series, the SABERTOOTH 55i. The TUF Series is specially developed to meet the heavy computing demands of power users and perform well even under extreme conditions. Such computer enthusiasts often demand high-quality motherboard components and the most stable computing platforms. To achieve uncompromising [...]