NEWS

June 4th, 2009, 11:14 AM

Intel to Acquire Wind River Systems for Approximately $884 Million

Intel has traditionally been seen as the provider for the basic structure of desktop and notebook computing. Their most prominent assest is their processor manufacturering, however recently the company has begun the drop their line into other waters. Along with other computer hardware ventures, Intel has been rumoured to be in the market to produce [...]

June 4th, 2009, 8:40 AM

Patriot Launches Viper II Series for DDR3

Patriot Memory announced the launch of the new Viper II Extreme Performance DDR3 memory modules for Intel® Core™ i7 platforms. Patriot has been at the ront of the DDR3 line with its numerous and typically high end yet cost effective products. The new Viper II series makes use of an innovative heat-shield cooling solution to [...]

June 3rd, 2009, 11:10 AM

GIGABYTE Shows Off Latest Portable Creations

In this year’s unveiling at Computex 2009 from June the 2nd to June the 6th, will be line-ups from GIGABYTE notebooks from TouchNote series, the T1028 sporting touch and swivel-to-tablet, with tweaks that accommodate the likes of Intel’s Atom N280, flirting new resolution options at 1366×768. Myou series racks up a S1024 to contend in [...]

June 3rd, 2009, 10:38 AM

AMD Demonstrates World’s First DirectX 11 Graphics Processor

AMD made waves today at a press conference during Computex in Taiwan today, where they unvieled to the public, a working demonstration of first DirectX11 GPU and the improvementsit  promises by the end of the year.  The fusion of AMD’s new ground-breaking graphics processors with the forthcoming DirectX 11 programming interface is set to forever [...]

June 2nd, 2009, 2:29 PM

Windows 7 Release Date Official – October 22nd 2009

It has been less than a month since the first official Release Candidate for Windows 7 was opened for public consumption, now it appears the all new operating system will be set to make its debut on October 22 2009. Microsoft Corp. announced the date the latest version of the Windows operating system, Windows 7, [...]

June 2nd, 2009, 11:32 AM

GIGABYTE Open Overclocking Championship 2009 Starts June 3 2009

In roughly 12 hours from now, one of the world’s most prestigious overclocking championships kicks off . The GIGABYTE Open Overclocking Championship 2009, a battle that pits the top computer enthusiasts from across the globe against each other for fame and fortune. The second annual GIGABYTE Overclocking Champtionship being held in Taipei, Taiwan is set to start at [...]

June 2nd, 2009, 10:27 AM

NVIDIA Tegra-Based Devices Revolutionize The ‘MID’ Market

NVIDIA Corporation and industry partners today unveiled 12 new high-definition mobile Internet devices (MIDs) all powered by the NVIDIA® Tegra™ processor, the world’s smallest and lowest power computer-on-a-chip. These new Tegra-based devices, which include netbooks and tablets, deliver desktop-class Internet browsing with Flash video and animation acceleration, and up to 1080p video playback. NVIDIA Tegra [...]

June 2nd, 2009, 10:04 AM

OCZ Launches Z-Series Power Supplies and Debuts New High-End Products

OCZ Technology Group, Inc.,  unveiled its next generation of pioneering products at Computex. Showcasing the final production version of the highly-anticipated “Z-Series” Gold and Silver 80 Plus® certified power supplies along with a breadth of new initiatives, OCZ continues to prove its cutting-edge solutions are always ahead of the curve for enthusiast communities worldwide.  “Computex [...]

June 2nd, 2009, 10:01 AM

NVIDIA and Adobe Collaborate on GPU Acceleration for Flash Player

NVIDIA and Adobe Systems Inc. announced that they are collaborating as part of the Open Screen Project to optimize and enable Adobe® Flash® Player, a key component of the Adobe Flash Platform, to leverage GPU video and graphics acceleration on a wide range of mobile Internet devices, including netbooks, tablets, mobile phones and other on-the-go [...]

June 2nd, 2009, 8:36 AM

Corsair Launches First Case – Obsidian Series 800D High-Performance Chassis

Fully-featured chassis designed for high-end system builders and liquid-cooling enthusiasts Corsair, a worldwide leader in high-performance computer and flash memory products, today at Computex 2009 announced its entry into the PC chassis category with the launch of the Corsair Obsidian Series 800D. Flexible, roomy and sturdy, the Obsidian Series 800D full tower chassis was designed [...]