January 22nd, 2010, 10:44 AM

Gigabyte Enters The 890GX Spotlight

Gigabyte a leading Motherboard and Video Card manufacturer has announced a new Line of Motherboards based on AMD’s latest 890GX Chipset. Enter the GA-890GPA-UD3H. At a glance we see that with AMD’s newest chipset has sparked a rework on what is offered on the entry level. One of the more important features we have been [...]

January 22nd, 2010, 10:20 AM

ECS Release PCI-E USB 3.0 and SATA 6GB/s Cards

Lets Face it, as consumers we are constantly overrun by the newest and fastest technology out there. But in order to keep pace or make use of new breakthroughs, it requires capital. Looking to bridge the Gap between the new and old ECS or Elitegroup Computer Systems have announced USB 3.0 and SATA 6GBS expansion [...]

January 21st, 2010, 1:02 PM

Oracle-Sun Acquisition Receives Go Ahead

The European Union has given Oracle the go ahead to complete its acquisition of Sun Microsystems after the deal was scrutinized for potential antitrust issues. With the green light, Oracle – one of the world’s top business software developers – can now complete its $7-billion dollar take over of  Sun – one of world’s largest [...]

January 21st, 2010, 12:18 PM

Corsair’s Dominator GTX1 2333MHz World’s Fastest Intel XMP-certified Memory

Corsair today announced that the Dominator GTX1 ultra-high performance DDR3 memory module (CMGTX1) has passed Intel’s XMP-Ready certification at the blistering speed of 2333MHz, surpassing Corsair’s 2000MHz modules as the fastest XMP-certified memory in the world. Corsair Dominator GTX modules are individually hand-screened and tested to ensure unmatched performance. They are designed specifically for enthusiasts [...]

January 21st, 2010, 12:09 PM

Firefox 3.6 Released

For all the FireFox fans out there, Mozilla has updated their web  browser to official version 3.6, available for download now. The update isn’t a complete revolution like users saw with 3.5, however it does bring a few anticipated features with it such as the inclusion of HTML 5 and Mozilla boasts that 3.6 has [...]

January 21st, 2010, 11:02 AM

AMD Criticizes PhysX – NVIDIA Responds

Earlier this month, had a chance to discuss game development with AMD Developer Relations manager, Richard Huddy, who, among other discussions, called out NVIDIA’s PhysX for disabling multi-core CPU support. “The other thing is that all these CPU cores we have are underutilised and I’m going to take another pop at Nvidia here. When [...]

January 20th, 2010, 1:16 PM

TSMC Claims 40nm Chip Yields Have Normalized

TSMC, one of the largest manufacturers of a majority of the world’s semiconductors, has announced the end of issues surrounding the production and yields of 40nm chips. At a company event marking the opening of a new factory wing in Taiwain, Mark Liu, Senior VP of Operations with the company, stated that the chamber matching [...]

January 20th, 2010, 12:48 PM

Galaxy Develops Dual-Core GeForce GTS 250 Video Card

While Galaxy products may be hard to find in North America, the company is incredibly popular in most of the Asain and European markets and as is developing a graphics card with a one of a kind design. Rumour from Expreview has it that the company is stepping out from the NVIDIA design shell and [...]

January 20th, 2010, 8:14 AM

Coolink Introduces its New Corator DS CPU Cooler

Featuring Coolink’s exclusive Gapless Direct Touch (GDT) technology that allows for an all copper contact area, the Corator DS brings the concept of direct contact cooling to the next level by further improving heat transfer. Four large 8mm heatpipes, a dual fin stack design and a PWM controlled SWiF2 120mm fan are among the features [...]

January 19th, 2010, 1:05 PM

Samsung SyncMaster F2370H and F2380MX High Contrast LCDs Launched

Samsung has announced the launch of two new high contrast Syncmaster displays, designed for the best colour reproduction. The SyncMaster 80 Series F2380MX targets the casual user while the SyncMaster 70 Series F2370H  is intended for professionals. The panels are 23-inch widescreens, with a resolution of 1920×1080 and the big feature is a dynamic contrast [...]