NEWS

July 27th, 2009, 11:07 AM

Westen Digital Ships Industry’s First 1TB Mobile Hard Drive

WD today announced two new mobile hard drives that reach new capacity extremes. The highlight is a one terabyte model — the industry’s highest-capacity 2.5-inch drive available. Industry-leading 333 GB-per-platter technology enables the new WD Scorpio® Blue(TM) SATA 2.5-inch hard drives to offer mobile storage device and notebook users an enormous 1 TB capacity. A [...]

July 24th, 2009, 12:57 PM

Globalfoundries Breaks Ground on World’s Most Advanced Semiconductor Foundry

LOBALFOUNDRIES today announced it officially broke ground on the construction of Fab 2, a new semiconductor manufacturing facility located at the Luther Forest Technology Campus in Saratoga County, New York. Once completed, Fab 2 will stand as the most technologically advanced semiconductor manufacturing facility, or fab, in the world and the largest leading-edge semiconductor foundry [...]

July 24th, 2009, 12:47 PM

A-DATA Adds SX95 SATA II 2.5” SSD to Its XPG Product Line

As demand for high performance and stable SSD continues to increase, A-DATA Technology Co., Ltd., a worldwide leader in high performance memory and Flash products, today expanded its XPG™ product line to include SX95 SATA II 2.5” SSD, designed for PC users who is seeking for killer speed and stable SSD storage.   The XPG [...]

July 23rd, 2009, 12:43 PM

Silverstone Set to Launch Next Gen Raven Case RV-02

After releasing the ground-breaking RAVEN RV01, the first retail chassis to utilize the 90 degree motherboard mounting layout, SilverStone’s RAVEN team quickly went back to the drawing board to create another chassis with even more mass appeal. The resulting RAVEN RV02 is smaller, lighter, and higher performing. Compatibility with Extended-ATX motherboard and server level storage [...]

July 23rd, 2009, 12:17 PM

Razer Launches Mobile Gaming Mouse and Mouse Mat

Razer has unveiled two new on the go products to add to your arsenal, the Razer Orochi™ and the Razer Kabuto™; a Bluetooth Laser gaming mouse and a sleek ultra-thin microfiber gaming mouse mat. “We live in a mobile society of gaming where powerful notebook gaming is a must. With all gamers in mind, the [...]

July 23rd, 2009, 11:30 AM

Microsoft Windows 7 Officially Hits RTM

Microsoft Corp. today announced the release to manufacturing (RTM) of Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2, the next versions of its flagship desktop and server operating systems. With the completion of this development phase, industry partners are readying products in time for the Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 worldwide general launches. Windows [...]

July 23rd, 2009, 10:56 AM

ATI Catalyst 9.7 WHQL Drivers Released

Only so much you can say about monthly driver updates. ATI unleashed the 9.7′s yesterday which are the first official unified Windows 7/Vista WHQL certified drivers for  Windows 7 RTM. Some highlights of the release notes:  Crysis – performance at very high quality preset increases by up to 8% on HD4800 series products  Lost Planet Colonies [...]

July 22nd, 2009, 11:46 AM

NZXT Announces m59 Gamer’s Chassis

NZXT, a company built on realizing the dreams of gamers worldwide, is proud to announce the M59 gaming chassis. M59 delivers optimal airflow with 5 powerful fans with the option to station two fans on the top(side 120mm LED fan and rear 120mm exhaust included), side intake for GPU cooling, a mesh front panel and [...]

July 22nd, 2009, 11:36 AM

Corsair Re-launches Dominator GT Ultra-Performance DRAM Modules

Corsair today re-introduced the popular Dominator GT line of memory modules. These modules had been removed from the market due to unacceptable failure levels of the Elpida “Hyper” components with which the modules are constructed.   “The issue with the Hyper RAMs was discovered with the help of the enthusiast community, and we worked closely [...]

July 21st, 2009, 1:08 PM

Intel Set to Cut Prices on Desktop Processors

Intel updated their pricing list late Sunday in accordance with earlier rumours  of pricing cuts to desktop CPUs slated for July 20th 2009. This change seems to be strategically planned, given AMD’s announcement of its quarterly results being expected later today (Tuesday July 21st 2009).   The cuts are aimed primarily at the 45nm  Core 2 [...]