NEWS

May 13th, 2009, 2:58 PM

Netbooks account for 1/5th of global sales.

A little less than two years ago, Netbooks came on the scene with the arrival of the Asus EEE. Small laptops had been available before, but with a far higher pricetag as they used the same components found in many mainstream notebooks. With technology and hardware advanced at a radpid pace, and the introduction of [...]

May 13th, 2009, 12:41 PM

Intel AntiTrust EU Ruling: AMD Comments

The European Commission today found Intel guilty of abusing its dominant position in the global x86 microprocessor market, saying that “Intel has harmed millions of European consumers by deliberately acting to keep competitors out of the market for computer chips for many years. Such a serious and sustained violation of the EU’s antitrust rules cannot be tolerated.” [...]

May 12th, 2009, 12:45 PM

ZOTAC IOITX-A Mini-ITX Unveiled

Unless you have been living under a rock or just teleported into from the past – you’ve heard about the little chip that could, taking the computing world by storm and making it’s way into households across the world. We are talking of course about the Intel Atom, the processor that has found in practically [...]

May 11th, 2009, 10:24 AM

Intel prepares for EU Antitrust Verdict

The battle between Intel and AMD has raged for years now, with claims that the dominant chip manufacture has literally straggled AMD’s prospects with OEM’s, through the offering of cash incentives or refusal of services and rebates to delay or deny AMD based products .   Intel was found guilty in Japan in 2005, and last [...]

May 5th, 2009, 12:46 PM

Apack Zerotherm Core92 CPU Cooler – Small Package, Big Heart

From our first foray into the enthusiast world we are always taught that bigger, is better. But does that always need to be the case? ZeroTherm doesn’t seem to think so. And with it comes their Core92, a small cooler in a market dominated by the titans. ZeroTherm as many of us have come to [...]

April 27th, 2009, 12:46 PM

Natural Evolution – PC Power & Cooling 910 Silencer

With over 20+ years in the industry and countless review awards, the long line of Silencer PSU’s reaches its peak. Enter the Powerhouse. Enter the 910 Silencer. The lucrative market of PSU’s is often diluted with pretenders and contenders. One must combine performance and reliability to come out on top, without overlooking efficiency and practicality. [...]

April 15th, 2009, 5:10 PM

HWC’s Folding@Home Push for 100 Contest

To celebrate our quest to enter the top 100 Folding teams, Hardware Canucks and ASUS have teamed up to present to you our ” Push for 100″ Contest. ASUS has generously donated the following two prizes: one of their new GTX 260 216 Matrix cards and an ultra-rare GTX 285 Ultimate. To our knowledge, this [...]

April 2nd, 2009, 11:14 AM

Super Talent Announces RAIDDrive SSD with up to 2TB Capacity

Super Talent SSD RaidDrive Super Talent has announced its latest SSD development with a new patented product called RAIDDrive. RAIDDrive promises   to increase the performance and slot capacity of PCI Express based storage solutions with up to 2TB of MLC or SLC NAND flash memory inside. Super Talent says that the RAIDDrive is the [...]

March 16th, 2009, 4:12 PM

The Why You Love GIGABYTE Contest

Let your CREATIVE side loose on Hardware Canucks and you could win an enthusiast motherboard from GIGABYTE. We are looking for a one-of-a-kind original showcase detailing WHY YOU LOVE GIGABYTE! Use your creative passion and skills to come up with a way to show us why you think GIGABYTE is awesome!