WEB/BUSINESS

November 19th, 2009, 12:31 PM

Custom NVIDIA Themed PC For Charity Auction

Ultimate NVIDIA Themed Gaming System for Auction on eBay – 100% of proceeds going to The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society! One of the fastest and most tricked out PCs ever built is up for auction on eBay What: One of the fastest, most tricked out PCs ever built has just been put up for auction [...]

November 9th, 2009, 2:29 PM

Mozilla Firefox Turns 5

On this date in 2004, Firefox was released to an online world that was extremely different from the one we know today. There was no YouTube, no Twitter, no Facebook (at least not in its current form)…it was all very Web 1.0. Things like pop-ups and viruses were accepted facts of life, and the notion [...]

November 9th, 2009, 1:32 PM

NVIDIA Takes to the Funnies in Feud with Intel

With a bitter feud between  processor corp. Intel, and graphics maker NVIDIA, recent news of the two has been littered with catcalling. While Intel has reserved itself to cloaked & calculated jabs within its press statements, NVIDIA has opted to showcase its lighter side by publishing the newspaper editorial styled cartoons about the blue giant [...]

November 6th, 2009, 12:41 PM

Windows 7 Boxed Units Outsell Windows Vista by 234%

It appears consumers are indeed willing to give Microsoft a second chance at creating a wonder OS, and so far it seems well received. A private research firm has published statistics comparing the “first few days” of Windows 7 sales, vs. the launch of Windows Vista. Despite the fact that Vista was the more heavily [...]

November 5th, 2009, 12:12 PM

Intel Under the Microscope – Faces Antitrust Suit in North America

The New York Attorney General has hopped on the bandwagon and launched a lawsuit against Intel over its alleged antitrust actions. Intel’s business practices have been scrutinized across the globe and so far in nearly every country that it has faced accusations, it has been found guilty. Korea, Japan and most recently Europe have all [...]

November 2nd, 2009, 12:55 PM

GlobalFoundries Chairman Hector Ruiz Stepping Down with Connections to Insider-Trading Scandal

The former AMD CEO and current GlobalFoundries Chairman, Hector Ruiz, has announced he will be stepping down from his role as of January 4th, 2010 and taking a voluntary leave of absence effective immediately. The statement is speculated to be a result of Mr.Ruiz ties to the Galleon Group, one of the world’s largest hedge [...]

October 21st, 2009, 11:34 AM

NVIDIA RealityServer Propels 3D Cloud Computing Using GPUs

NVIDIA introduced today the NVIDIA RealityServer platform for cloud computing, a powerful combination of GPUs and software that streams interactive, photorealistic 3D applications to any web connected PC, laptop, netbook and smart phone. NVIDIA RealityServer – the culmination of nearly 40 collective years of hardware and software engineering by NVIDIA and mental images – enables developers to create a [...]

October 14th, 2009, 11:47 AM

Mushkin Launches New Website and USB Drive

The name Mushkin may not be recognized by many outside of the enthusiast crowd, however they are looking to further develop their brand with an updated style and new USB drive product line. Late last week, the company officially unveiled the all new and improved Mushkin.com website – which many agree – is a might [...]

October 9th, 2009, 11:11 AM

Intel Core i7 Custom Desktop Challenge – Could you design the world’s coolest desktop?

Intel is launching a worldwide custom desktop challenge. The challenge is to build desktops powered by Intel Core i7 and Core i5 processors that envision the possibilities of tomorrow’s technology. Contest Details: WHEN: Oct. 5 through Dec. 14, 2009 WHERE: Intel Core i7 Custom Desktop Challenge Contest: www.intelcorechallenge.com WHAT: Intel Corporation has begun a multi-country “Intel [...]

October 7th, 2009, 11:03 AM

Google Maps Street View Service Launches in Canada

For our neighbours south of the border (The U.S.A), Google Street View has been a tool that many have utilized for the better part of a year in most major urban areas, but those in the great white north have not been so priviledged, with the ground view map abruptly ending at the border. Today [...]