NEWS

September 22nd, 2009, 11:57 AM

Kingston Releases Faster DataTraveler 410 USB Flash Drive

Kingston Technology Europe Ltd, a subsidiary of Kingston Technology Corporation, today announced it is increasing read and write speeds on its Kingston DataTraveler 410 USB Flash drive to 20 MB/sec. read and write. Shipping in capacities up to 32GB, the speedy DataTraveler 410 allows for faster file transfers and is password protected to help keepdata [...]

September 22nd, 2009, 11:14 AM

AMD Confirms Release of Six-Core Desktop Processors for 2010

Well it looks like our original report that AMD would be releasing desktop six-core processors in 2010, was not nearly as far off the mark as some speculated. Attempting to hopefully steal a bit of the spotlight from Intel’s IDF conference announcements, AMD officially stated that they are on track to debut the 45nm “Thuban” [...]

September 21st, 2009, 1:11 PM

The EC Makes Public, the Decision Concerning Intel’s Abuse of Dominant Position

It was May when the European Commission made a rather shocking announcement; that goliath chip manufacturer, Intel, was indeed guilty of using it’s dominant market position to force computer manufacturer’s to support its product over competitor AMD.  Today, after nearly 5 months of wondering exactly what went on behind close doors, the EC has decided [...]

September 21st, 2009, 12:49 PM

Seagate Begins Shipping Barracuda XT 6Gbit/s SATA Hard Drives

Seagate today began global shipments of the world’s fastest, largest-capacity mainstream desktop hard drive – Barracuda XT, a 7200RPM product featuring 2TB of storage capacity and a blazing fast Serial ATA (SATA) 6Gb/second interface. The 3.5-inch desktop drive, the industry’s first to feature a SATA 6Gb/s interface, meets the capacity demands of gaming, digital video-environments [...]

September 18th, 2009, 12:01 PM

SteelSeries Announces New Siberia v2 Headset

SteelSeries has introduced the new SteelSeries Siberia v2 Full-size Headset. As the successor to SteelSeries’ signature Siberia Headset which launched in 2004, the new Siberia v2 offers gamers and music enthusiast’s superior speaker and microphone technology that delivers impeccable sound quality, integrated control capabilities, and enhanced design for greater comfort and improved passive noise reduction. [...]

September 18th, 2009, 11:35 AM

An Unknown Companies Radeon HD 5870 and HD 5850 Get Pictured

With the rumoured launch date less than a week away (September 23rd, 2009), anticipation is building for ATI’s next generation of cards. As such, holes have been poked in ATI’s attempt to keep a tight ball on their paper launch, and leak’s have been developing rapidly in the past few weeks. Today, we finally get to [...]

September 17th, 2009, 11:46 AM

ARCTIC Cooling Announces F series High Performance Fans

The Swiss low noise cooling solution provider ARCTIC COOLING today announced the launch of the ARCTIC F series case fan series in 80mm, 92mm and 120mm. As the advanced version of the previous AF fan series, these new fans are ideal for users who are looking for a quiet and efficient case ventilation solution. The [...]

September 17th, 2009, 11:27 AM

LG Releases NVIDIA ION XPION X30 Nettop

Nettops aren’t new to the market, but they certainly are to LG. The company is releasing it’s first unit to the market and in true LG fashion has looked to perfect the idea the first time round. The XPION X30 is based on the Nvidia ION platform, which makes it the perfect solution for a [...]

September 16th, 2009, 11:59 AM

MSI U210 12″ AMD Based Netbook Finds Its Way to North America

With netbooks eating up nearly a quater of all mobile computing sales, and becoming an even more attractive option with their low price points, major manufacturer’s have been adding new and unique units to their lineups on a regular basis; however, few have yet to break the standard mold as MSI has done with the [...]

September 16th, 2009, 11:08 AM

OCZ Announces Z-Drive, PCI Express SSD

OCZ Technology unveiled the Z-Drive, a PCI-Express Solid State Drive (SSD) designed to meet the stringent demands of enterprise computing clients. Unlike other solutions, the Z-Drive provides a cost-effective formula of performance, reliability, and upkeep for enterprise customers and their applications which require the benefits of solid state drive technology, but have previously been hesitant [...]