January 2nd, 2013, 12:05 AM

Here Lies the Netbook, 2007-2013

The netbook lived its last day on January 1 as the two last major manufacturers of the feature-light computers announced in late December they were halting production come January. According to Digitimes, manufacturers are abandoning the netbook market because of increased competition from tablets. Reportedly, Asus and Acer were only seeing growth in the netbook [...]

December 6th, 2012, 5:13 PM

Eurocom Releases Panther 4.0 Supercomputer Laptop

Weighing in at 12lbs and featuring unmatched power for heavy duty 3D and 2D applications, Eurocom’s panther is the world’s first 8-core Intel XEON based supercomputer laptop. Designed to have a long lifespan and to be fully upgradable, the Panter 4.0 boasts power up to and including RAID 10, 64GB of RAM, SLI NVIDIA GeForce [...]

October 23rd, 2012, 8:47 PM

Apple Refreshes 13” MacBook Pro, Mac Mini, iMac

On the eve of Microsoft’s Windows’s 8 launch, Apple has unveiled a series of major refinements and updates to some of their most popular products. Today, Apple pulled a rabbit out of their hats.  What was initially expected to be a simple iPad Mini unveiling turned into almost complete refresh of their product lineup with [...]

August 13th, 2012, 12:01 PM

Has Eurocom Introduced the Ultimate Gaming Notebook?

For the gamer with disposable income (who can afford a notebook that starts at $2000) and a taste for gaming on the go, Eurocom has unveiled a must have: the Scorpious notebook. From Eurocom’s press release: Featuring dual graphics technology including dual NVIDIA GeForce GTX 680M GPUs featuring 1688 CUDA cores, 8 GB of DDR5 video memory, [...]

September 8th, 2010, 12:26 PM

ASUS Launches RoG G53 and G73 Notebooks Featuring the GeForce GTX 460M

New from ASUS Republic of Gamers, G53 and G73 gaming notebooks now ship with the just-released NVIDIA GTX 460M graphics engine, utilizing hardware optimized for DirectX 11, with full support for high definition 3D gaming. They also feature a gaming-dedicated design, with rear vented cooling and an ergonomic keyboard surface. Based on the latest generation [...]

September 8th, 2010, 11:19 AM

ORIGIN Unleashes Gaming PC-Xbox 360 Hybrid

ORIGIN PC is proud to unveil The Big O, their latest creation designed for dominance and destined to make high performance computing enthusiasts and gamers to drool uncontrollably. The Big O fuses the capabilities of the fastest computing hardware on the market, ORIGIN’s expert overclocking, and a built in Xbox 360 to create the ultimate [...]

August 27th, 2010, 11:38 AM

ZOTAC Revolutionizes ION With Intel CULV-Powered Mini-PC and Mini-ITX Platforms

ZOTAC International today revolutionizes the award-winning ION platform with the processing power of Intel consumer low-voltage, or CULV, processors for new platforms with superior performance capabilities while maintaining class-leading energy-efficiency. The new ZOTAC ION platforms powered by Intel CULV processors include the new ZBOX HD-ND22, HD-NS21 mini-PCs, ION-ITX N series and ION-ITX P series mini-ITX [...]

August 23rd, 2010, 11:41 AM

Intel Announces First Dual-Core Atom Processor for Netbooks

Intel officially announced today, its new dual-core Atom processor, the N550, set to be available in over a dozen new netbooks from companies including Acer, ASUS, Fujitsu, Lenovo, LG, Samsung, MSI, Toshiba by the end of the year. While Intel had released dual-core Intel Atom processors earlier in 2010, they were a part of the [...]

August 16th, 2010, 2:35 PM

EUROCOM Panther 2.0-The World’s First Notebook with SLI GTX 480M and CrossFireX

Eurocom introduced the EUROCOM Panther 2.0 super notebook for Gaming, Workstation or Server use powered by NVIDIA SLI Fermi GPUs and Intel’s line of 6-core  i7-980x and Xeon 5600 series LGA1366 processors. EUROCOM Panther 2.0 provides workstation and server-calibre capabilities with up to 3TB (Terabytes!) of storage with four internal physical hard drives and RAID [...]

August 13th, 2010, 12:14 PM

Asus Releases Details and Pricing on EEE Pads and Tablet

Asus CEO Jerry Shen released details about the much anticipated line of Asus EEE Pads including some key points on features and pricing. The company intends to offer the device in a few different flavours, including the 10-inch ASUS Eee Pad EP101TC which dumped Windows 7 Embedded Compact for Android 3.0; expected in March 2011 [...]