NEWS

May 9th, 2012, 11:07 AM

Dell Announces New Protection Package for XPS Laptops

Dell today announced that it is offering a new protection plan for its new XPS line of laptops: the XPS 13, XPS 14z, and XPS 15z. Along with a standard limited hardware warranty, which covers defects in materials and workmanship, this new hardware warranty includes as standard:     One year In-Home Service After Remote [...]

May 8th, 2012, 7:01 PM

Apple, Samsung Reduce Claims in Smartphone-Tablet I.P Case

The two companies that make up 99% of the smartphone market have agreed to a Judge’s order to lay down some of their arms and reduce the amount of patents being disputed in their current intellectual property lawsuit regarding smartphone and tablet products. Late Monday,  in a filing with the U.S. District Court for the [...]

May 8th, 2012, 4:16 PM

EVGA Brings the GeForce GTX 680 FTW Into the World

EVGA has finally given us full details on the EVGA GeForce GTX 680 FTW edition. This card offers several enhancements over a stock GeForce GTX 680: an 8 Phase PWM design, an 8+6pin Power Input and Vapor Chamber cooling. EVGA even has a version of the card with 4GB of GDDR5 memory.       [...]

May 8th, 2012, 12:34 PM

Thermaltake Announces WATER 2.0 Series All-In-One Closed-Loop CPU Liquid Cooler

Thermaltake brought water cooling technology to the mainstream in 2002 with the introduction of Aquarius and BigWater Series of liquid cooling solutions for computer enthusiasts and DIYers.  The solutions were developed by garnering enthusiast communities’ experience and feedback, coupled with Thermaltake’s core expertise in thermal management. The goal was to enable PC enthusiasts to achieve [...]

May 8th, 2012, 12:17 PM

Rosewill Releases the RHTS-8206 5.1 Channel Vibrating Gaming Headset

Rosewill, the world leading hardware solution provider, announces their latest 5.1 channel vibrating gaming headset, RHTS-8206, that will enhance the Rosewill gaming headset family. The addition of this headset will raise Rosewill’s gaming footprint to new heights by expanding their already extensive gaming components. Featuring a virtual 7.1 digital surround sound environment and large 40mm [...]

May 8th, 2012, 11:10 AM

RIM Fills Vacant Executive Positions

In what was likely the most watched executive nomination process of the quarter, RIM has filled the two vacant positions on its executive team with long time industry veterans:  Kristian Tear to the position of Chief Operating Officer, and Frank Boulben to Chief Marketing Officer. The appointments of Ms. Tear and Mr. Boulben come at [...]

May 8th, 2012, 10:20 AM

ZOTAC announces ZOTAC GeForce GTX 680 AMP! Edition and ZOTAC GeForce GTX 680 4GB

ZOTAC International, a global innovator and channel manufacturer of graphics cards, mainboards and mini-PCs, today unveils the amplified ZOTAC GeForce GTX 680 AMP! Edition and high-resolution dominating ZOTAC GeForce GTX 680 4GB graphics cards for the most demanding gamers and enthusiasts. Catered to gamers that require that extra performance kick in the most demanding gaming [...]

May 8th, 2012, 3:15 AM

ADATA Announces SP900 and SP800 Series SSD Availability in the US and Canada

ADATA Technology today announces the launch of a complete lineup of expanded capacity solid state drives. The new SSD range includes the Premier Pro SP900 and Premier SP800, both which use new optimized firmware to utilize greater storage capacity of the NAND Flash components. Premier Pro SP900 Boasting impressive performance numbers, the Premier Pro SP900 [...]

May 7th, 2012, 3:08 PM

LG Releases Cloud Monitors

LG Electronics (LG) unveiled its advanced P Series of cloud monitors, allowing companies to do away with desktops and laptops altogether. The new VMware-based Zero Client monitors can be networked to create a virtual comput-ing system and come packaged with Cisco’s Universal Power over Ethernet (UPoE) technology, enabling centralized resources, greater system security and reduced costs. “These [...]

May 7th, 2012, 2:22 PM

Apple’s Ultrabook: A $799 Macbook Air

As Intel prepares for the second phase of Ultrabook rollouts, rumors have emerged from Asia that Apple may release a $799 Macbook Air later this year. This rumor come from Digitimes, a publication with a roster of sources that is impressive in size, but sometimes leaves a lot to be desired in accuracy. Digitimes cites sources [...]