NEWS

November 13th, 2012, 6:35 AM

Kingston HyperX Beast Takes Memory Capacity to the Next Level

By using ultra high density modules, Kingston’s new HyperX Beast series of enthusiast memory is able to offer capacities of up to 64GB alongside striking good looks and 2400MHz frequencies.  With DRAM prices remaining at historically low levels, manufacturers have continued to push memory capacities and speeds.   Currently, the X79 platform is the battleground of [...]

November 1st, 2012, 5:47 AM

Danger Den to Close its Doors, Cuts Prices by 75%

After being in the business of supplying PC enthusiasts for over a decade, water cooling product manufacturer Danger Den is in the process of closing its doors and winding down operations.   Long thought of as a pioneer in the water cooling business, Danger Den has announced that its time as a leading manufacturer of [...]

October 30th, 2012, 11:13 PM

All is not well in the House of Apple

Technology-juggernaut Apple has been rocked by a series of firings in the aftermath of the botched release of iOS 6. According to a report by Reuters long time Apple executive, and top lieutenant to Steve Jobs, Scott Forstall has been forced out by CEO Tim Cook because of his apparent refusal to take responsibility for [...]

October 29th, 2012, 12:21 PM

Intel’s New 335 Series SSD Arrives

Combining high performance with an affordable price, Intel’s new 335 Series 240GB SSD looks to take the market by storm.   Intel’s SSD products have typically been some of the most respected in the industry and their 335 series looks to continue that tradition.  Priced at just $184, the 240GB drive (at this time, additional capacities [...]

October 29th, 2012, 11:14 AM

Google Launches Nexus 10 Tablet; An iPad Competitor at Just $399

 The latest addition to Google’s Nexus family has finally arrived in the form of a $399 10.1” tabled dubbed the Nexus 10.   In an effort to capitalize upon their wildly successful Nexus 7, Google has now introduced the so-called Nexus 10, a larger 10.1” tablet that has an envious feature set.  Produced by Samsung and [...]

October 26th, 2012, 9:48 AM

Microsoft Launches Windows 8

Microsoft launched its eighth edition of Windows today, with splashy kick off parties around the world. Windows 8 is a significant step for Microsoft as it marks a concerted effort by the company to bring the Windows experience to the burgeoning tablet and smartphone market. “What you have seen and heard should leave no doubt [...]

October 25th, 2012, 7:46 AM

Corsair Announces New Affordable Gaming Mouse Mats

Vengeance MM200 and MM400 gaming mouse mats deliver durable, gaming grade surfaces and a best-in-class gaming experience The announcements from Corsair just keep coming.  Just this week we’ve already seen the release of a new Carbide 200R budget gaming case and a refreshed liquid cooler lineup.  Now, Corsair moves into the gaming peripherals area with [...]

October 25th, 2012, 7:01 AM

Corsair Intros Updated Hydro H60 & New Hydro H55 Liquid CPU Coolers

New Hydro Series CPU coolers take advantage of the latest technology to provide higher cooling performance and lower noise levels. Corsair’s Hydro series of sealed system liquid CPU coolers is one of the most popular around and a number of their more affordable options are getting an update.   The H60 has long been the go-to [...]

October 24th, 2012, 10:36 AM

EVGA Launches Three New SuperNOVA NEX Power Supplies

As a follow-up to their expensive high end NEX1500 Classified power supply, EVGA is launching three new PSUs at 750W and 650W. The NEX power supply series from EVGA has been known for its focus on the high end market but lower price points are now being achieved.  In order to offer something to gamers [...]

October 24th, 2012, 8:37 AM

Corsair Launches Carbide 200R, a $59 Case With Serious Appeal

Priced aggressively at just $59 the Carbide Series 200R offers PC builders a supremely flexible chassis with unmatched value and ease-of-use.  Corsair’s cases may be some of the most respected currently available and offer a wide variety of options; they were lacking a true budget-friendly solution.  Now, with the Carbide 200R, it looks like they’ve [...]