July, 2012

Nvidia release “A New Dawn” tech demo

A graphically stunning demostration of GPU power, requires GTX 670 SLI or better.

July 24, 2012 at 9:00 pm by

Windows 8 apps to get “try before you buy”

Which will last a week. Compensates for the high $1.49 minimum app price.

July 24, 2012 at 8:00 pm by

New USB power delivery system to allow up to 100W

Meaning the end to an era of hundreds of different chargers.

July 24, 2012 at 7:00 pm by

Microsoft detail increased graphics performance for Windows 8

Giving up to 438% increases in 2D graphics frame rates.

July 24, 2012 at 6:00 pm by

Iran’s Nuclear Program hit by AC/DC thunderstruck virus

A virus that locks down the computers, turns up the volume and plays Thunderstruck.

July 24, 2012 at 5:00 pm by

Apple and Samsung patent war spreads to Australia

But the Australian courts threaten to send it to mediation and say the case is ridiculous.

July 24, 2012 at 4:05 pm by

Ouya console to be as small as a Rubik’s cube

Thanks to its compact hardware and discreet design.

July 24, 2012 at 2:22 pm by

Thunderbolt to have double the bandwidth in 2014

Providing 20 Gbps, but may need even more expensive cables.

July 24, 2012 at 1:29 pm by

MSI’s SSD line up is leaked

60, 120 and 240GB SSDs based off the typical Sandforce SATA III combo.

July 23, 2012 at 8:30 pm by

Dell to launch “Sputnik” Ubuntu developer laptop

After the pilot launch of the project was successful.

July 23, 2012 at 7:30 pm by

Google forced to stop Nexus 7 16GB sales

As it can't keep up with demand, will start selling again when more stock is ready.

July 23, 2012 at 6:30 pm by

Minecraft facing lawsuit from another Patent Troll

Courtesy of Uniloc, over the Android version of Minecraft.

July 23, 2012 at 5:30 pm by

EA’s CEO expects new consoles sooner rather than later

As the gaming industry starts to struggle financially from a lack of game demand.

July 23, 2012 at 4:30 pm by

Firefox 15 to fix memory leaks

As Mozilla optimises many popular add ons to stop them leaking memory.

July 23, 2012 at 3:30 pm by

Intel i7 3970X on the way for Q4

An improved version of the 3960X, should force other consumer LGA 2011 prices down a bit.

July 23, 2012 at 2:30 pm by


Optimized with PageSpeed Ninja