NEWS

January 24th, 2013, 7:57 PM

NVIDIA’s GeForce Experience Now In Open Beta

By utilizing NVIDIA’s cloud platform, GeForce Experience will automatically customize games to deliver an optimal experience.  GeForce Experience provides a unique perspective for gamers who want to get the best out of their systems with a minimum amount of input.  Through the use of an advanced cloud-based optimization platform, it quickly analyzes your system’s specifications [...]

January 24th, 2013, 6:30 PM

Fractal Launches the Arc Midi R2 Case

Fractal’s new Arc Mini R2 is a compact ATX case may offer neutral looks but it is packed with features and has a relatively low price.  With new mid tower cases being announced nearly every week, it’s easy for certain products to get lost in the shuffle.  Fractal has neatly avoided this by launching an [...]

January 24th, 2013, 11:52 AM

Lenovo May be Considering a RIM Takeover

Lenovo may be considering a bid for Research in Motion, according to Lenovo’s Chief Financial Officer. “We are looking at all opportunities — RIM and many others,” Chief Financial Officer Wong Wai Ming said to Bloomberg. “We’ll have no hesitation if the right opportunity comes along that could benefit us and shareholders.” Mr. Wong said [...]

January 24th, 2013, 10:31 AM

There is no X-Surface, Tech Websites Duped

For anyone in the media, inside sources can be a godsend — a person willing to risk their employment to share information, or expose corruption is what usually brings the best stories to the press. Most of the time these sources will stay anonymous, communicating through throwaway email accounts or other untraceable means.  This actually [...]

January 22nd, 2013, 6:55 PM

EVGA Launches Free Game Bundle w/ Primal Carnage

EVGA adds Primal Carnage to the purchase of any GTX 690, GTX 680 or GTX 670 graphics card.  With NVIDIA’s previous offer coming to an end, EVGA is stepping up to the plate by offering a free downloadable copy of Primal Carnage with their GTX 690, GTX 680 and GTX 670 products.  While Primal Carnage [...]

January 22nd, 2013, 6:33 PM

Func Industries Introduces MS-3 Gaming Mouse

After 18 months of development, Func has entered the gaming mouse market with a sleek, ergonomic mouse called the MS-3.  You have to respect companies like Func which lay low, ensuring their products meet the needs of consumers instead of flooding the market with junk designs.  Their MS-3 may not look like the flashy gaming [...]

January 22nd, 2013, 5:02 PM

Intel Announces Gradual Discontinuation of Desktop Motherboards

In an announcement that will likely come as a shock for some, Intel has announced they will be ramping down their desktop motherboard business over the next three years. In another sign that the desktop market as we know it is facing obsolescence, just minutes ago, Intel announced they will gradually cease production of their [...]

January 22nd, 2013, 11:29 AM

Next-Generation Xbox Specs Apparently Leaked Online

The reported specs of Microsoft’s next-generation Xbox console have leaked online. VGLeaks, who has previously had a semi-accurate track record with leaks claims to have obtained a block diagram the system specs of Durango — the current code name for the new console. According to the leaked specs, Durango will be powered by an eight-core [...]

January 17th, 2013, 5:42 PM

Ontario Court Says No to Request for Megaupload Servers

Almost a year after the Megaupload raid, a court in Ontario has refused a request by U.S authorities to hand over 32 servers located in the province. Attorneys for Megaupload argued that the servers contained information that was irrelevant to the case. Ira Rothken, lead attorney for the company, asked the court to deny the [...]

January 17th, 2013, 12:49 AM

BitFenix Introduces Alchemy Mixed Cable Series

As an expansion to the well received Alchemy Cable Series, BitFenix is now offering some of its individually sleeved cables in an alternating colour pattern. Anyone who has tried to individually custom sleeve their cables would know that it’s a time consuming and tedious effort. BitFenix solved that problem some time ago by launching the Alchemy Multisleeved [...]