NEWS

March 22nd, 2012, 3:31 PM

Acer Launches Acer Iconia A510 Tablet

Acer today debuts its first quad-core tablet in North America, the Acer Iconia Tab A510 with an NVIDIA Tegra 3 processor.  It is designed to deliver outstanding performance and a visually rich experience for mobile game playing and entertainment such as enjoying video and lifestyle apps. In addition, the new 10.1-inch tablet Acer Iconia Tab [...]

March 22nd, 2012, 1:20 PM

Microsoft Talks Windows 8 Resolution

Windows 8 is ready to run at resolutions that meet ‘Retina’ resolutions according to a new blog post by David Washington, a senior program manager on the User Experience team. According to Mr. Washington, Windows 8 will require a minimum of 1024×768 to run and will be able to push out a maximum of 2560*1440. As [...]

March 22nd, 2012, 9:57 AM

EVGA Launches Five GeForce GTX 680 Models

Anchored by the ‘Classified’ card, EVGA launched today its GTX 680 line of cards: the Intro, Super Clocked, FTW, and HydroCopper. The Intro is EVGA’s base GTX 680 card, with speeds of 1006/1056/6000 MHz (core/boost/memory effective respectively). Super Clocked adds some unique EVGA flavor to the 680 with overclocked speeds – that EVGA has yet [...]

March 22nd, 2012, 9:21 AM

ZOTAC Announces its GeForce GTX 680 Graphics Card

ZOTAC International, a global innovator of graphics cards, motherboards and mini-PCs, today unleashes the next-generation in PC graphics with the GeForce GTX 680 graphics card. The new ZOTAC GeForce GTX 680 graphics card redefines smooth, seamless and lifelike gaming with a new architecture, features and unprecedented performance. Next-generation SMX unified shaders empower the ZOTAC GeForce [...]

March 20th, 2012, 3:08 PM

HP to Combine Profitable Printer Division with Personal Systems Group

According to sources that spoke under the condition of anonymity to All Things Digital, Hewlett Packard is planning on combining its PC and printer divisions. This amalgamation, should it occur, would be the first major change within the company since Meg Whitman took over in September after ex-CEO Leo Apotheker was usurped. Mr. Apotheker had planned [...]

March 20th, 2012, 2:25 PM

Synology Releases DiskStation DS412+ with Improved Case Design

Synology America Corp. today announced the latest release in its high-performance 4-bay DiskStation family: the DS412+. The DS412+ is well-suited for business users, offering a good mix of price, performance, and capacity. The new 4-bay server features a brand new case design. The new model allows hot-swap capability. It is Synology’s first 4-bay server to [...]

March 20th, 2012, 11:23 AM

EVGA Updates Warranty Policy

EVGA, stating it “stands firmly behind its entire product line”, has revised its warranty policy extending the base warranty to a minimum of 3 years for all products purchased after July 1, 2011. The full details are below: EVGA stands firmly behind its entire product line. Products purchased on or after July 1st, 2011* will [...]

March 20th, 2012, 10:46 AM

Seagate Will HAMR its Way to 60TB Drives

By perfecting its proprietary heat-assisted magnetic recording (HAMR) technology, dramatically increasing the density of bits per square inch of platter, Seagate says it can offer 60 TB hard drives by the end of the decade. Contemporary 3.5 inch drives have a density of approximately 620 gigabits per square inch; laptop drives have a density of [...]

March 20th, 2012, 9:52 AM

Lian Li Announces the PC-Q15 Mini-ITX Chassis

Lian-Li Industrial Co. Ltd, the award-winning aluminum computer chassis manufacturer, today announces the automobile-esque PC-Q15. With its space-saving design, the PC-Q15 is an ideal data storage center for the numerous hi-tech mobile devices of the modern mobile consumer. Supporting mini-ITX motherboards, the PC-Q15 with its the rectangular shape and wheel-like stubs resembles a miniature SUV. [...]

March 20th, 2012, 9:44 AM

Windows 8 to Launch in October

Citing unnamed sources within the company, Bloomberg is reporting that Microsoft is planning on debuting Windows 8 in October. According to Bloomberg’s report, Windows 8 will be launched in October on devices running x86 and ARM chips. Though Microsoft intends to push Windows on ARM as a way to promote a Windows tablet ecosystem, sources [...]