NEWS

July 16th, 2009, 12:06 PM

Auzentech Announces Limited Edition R-4 Bulldozer Chassis

Auzentech  is well known in the audio world for their quality sound related products and popular audio cards, however it would appear also dable in PC chassis as well. The company announced today that a small quantity of white R-4 Bulldozer PC Cases are available to customers in North America. Every bit as striking as the more common [...]

July 16th, 2009, 11:53 AM

Microsoft Reports Hurting Apple’s Feelings With Laptop Hunter Ads

After years of  being belittled by the amusing (though quickly tiresome) Apple Mac Ads, Microsoft announced last year they would launch a $300 million dollar campaign to air commercials of their own. If you are unfamiliar with the ad wars between Microsoft and Apple, we suggest hopping out from your rock and popping over to [...]

July 16th, 2009, 11:05 AM

Corsair Launches New Extreme Series High-Performance SSDs

Corsair seems to be rolling out the SSD lineups as if they were on an NVIDIA timeline today announced the Extreme Series X32, X64 and X128 high-performance SSDs, in 32GB, 64GB and 128GB densities respectively. Built using the renowned Indilinx Barefoot controller and Samsung MLC NAND flash memory, the Extreme Series has been designed to offer [...]

July 16th, 2009, 10:41 AM

Coolink Launches SWiF2 Fan Lineup

Coolink today introduced its new SWiF2 fan series. Successor to the popular SWiF series, the new SWiF2 family takes its successful predecessor’s proven qualities one step further. Refined blade designs, high-performance hydro-dynamic bearing and support for PWM fan speed control, combined with an exciting new colour scheme, are the cornerstones of the new series.   [...]

July 16th, 2009, 10:12 AM

EVGA InterView 1700 – A Step In the Right Direction

EVGA is the standard in today’s industry; from award winning graphics cards to feature rich motherboards. It is only natural to see them continue on in this evolution of product design with something new and innovative. Far from the internal workings of a modern PC sits the lone display panel, a component that none of [...]

July 15th, 2009, 12:36 PM

US Patent Office Rejects Rambus Patent Claims Against NVIDIA

The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has initially rejected an additional eight claims challenged by NVIDIA in two patents that Rambus has asserted against it in litigation. This follows the USPTO’s rejection last month of 41 other claims in seven patents that Rambus had asserted against NVIDIA. NVIDIA has compiled a 100 percent success [...]

July 15th, 2009, 12:29 PM

AMP Launches SaberTooth PCIe SSD Drives for EeePC

Active Media Products, maker of unique storage solutions including the WWF endangered species USB drives, today announced immediate availability of their new SaberTooth SSDs that are custom designed for Asus Eee PC upgrades. This new line of SaberTooth SSDs is built with MLC NAND flash to deliver exceptional performance. These SSDs have been tested with [...]

July 15th, 2009, 11:50 AM

Supertalent Launches 128GB Luxio USB Drive

Super Talent Technology today began shipping a 128GB USB 2.0 flash drive that includes AES-256 hardware encryption as a standard feature. The new 128GB Luxio drive is smaller in size than most competing 64GB USB drives, measuring approximately 77 x 21 x 10 mm (3.0 x 0.81 x 0.37 inches). The pocket-sized drive stores up [...]

July 15th, 2009, 11:25 AM

Intel Posts Q2 Fiscal Results – Loss Due to EU Fine

Intel Corporation released their official second quarter results this morning, with numbers that differed greatly from expectations. While it wasn’t all bad news, the end result was that for the first time in 21 years Intel has posted a quarterly loss. The loss is due to the $1.45 billion dollar fine levied by the EC [...]

July 15th, 2009, 11:09 AM

Braidwood Technology – Intel’s Golden Child

Since Computex 2009 we have had one pressing question surrounding slated release of Intel’s P55 Chipset. Will it have Braidwood technology or not? Although it has yet to be answered we can at least get an idea; not from Intel itself but rather all the board manufacturers showing off their P55 concepts. Looming in the [...]