NEWS

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 [...]

July 14th, 2009, 12:22 PM

Mushkin Announces Europe III 250GB SSD

Ever heard or seen a Mushkin SSD? Neither has most of North America, in fact the lineup (much like their video cards) are not even listed on the website. According to a Muskin spokesperson, the SSD products are only available in Europe (as the product line’s name suggests) however that doesn’t stop it from being [...]

July 14th, 2009, 11:53 AM

Windows 7 RTM Edition Pushed Back

For those on the Windows 7 RC Program, anxiously waiting the release of the RTM version, your going to have to wait a little longer according to the official Windows 7 blog. Many were thrilled to hear last week that the RTM was set to debut this week, however Brandon LeBlanc of the Windows 7 team [...]

July 14th, 2009, 11:25 AM

Logitech Announces Four New Speakers with 360-Degree Sound

  Logitech announced a significant extension to its line of multimedia speakers, delivering four new systems with 360-Degree Sound – including theLogitech Speaker System Z320, Logitech Speaker System Z323, Logitech Speaker System Z520 and theLogitech Speaker System Z523. Whether you’re at work using a desktop computer, at home using a laptop, whether you use a [...]

July 14th, 2009, 11:14 AM

Windows 7 Available in September for Businesses

In an effort to attract business clients to its new Windows 7 operating system, Microsoft announced yesterday at its New Orleans Worldwide Partner Conference, that it would be releasing volume licenses of Windows 7 Enterprise Edition  to business clients on September 1st, 2009. Microsoft only recently announced that the official public launch date for the OS [...]

July 14th, 2009, 9:21 AM

MSi R4890 Cyclone SOC – Prepare To Be Blown Away

ATi’s board partners have had some amazing success with the latest 4890 series cards. Following that lead is MSi with their Cyclone SOC card. One can never have too much of a good thing. Since their release we have seen some amazing versions of the 4890 on the market. With very high clocking potential the [...]

July 13th, 2009, 11:46 AM

Nexus Announces New Quiet Full Tower EDGE Chassis

Nexus has announced the release of a new enclosure, designed for those seeking a quiet alternative to the fan filled behemoths found today. The EDGE is a silent solution which offers style and functionality all in one. Measuring 64.2 x23.9 x 57.6 cm, it is a full tower, constructed of steel and aluminum so it [...]

July 13th, 2009, 10:39 AM

Thermaltake Unveils LGA1156 CPU Cooler for August Launch

Showing just how close the release of Corei5 and LGA1156 really is, Thermaltake is introducing several advanced cooling solutions for the new and upcoming Intel  processors, ensuring users have the best choice right from day one. The brand new Silent 1156 CPU cooler from Thermaltake is specifically designed for Intel Socket 1156 processors. Installation to [...]

July 13th, 2009, 10:24 AM

AMD Annouces Release of Six-Core AMD Opteron HE Processor

AMD today announced the immediate availability of three new members of the Six-Core AMD Opteron™ processor family that specifically address rising demand for balanced systems with increased performance yet greater power-efficiency for cloud computing and web serving environments. The 55W ACP Six-Core AMD Opteron HE processors are currently shipping for 2-, 4- and 8-P systems [...]