January, 2013

Apple ends relationship with Chinese supplier after the use of underage workers

Recently Apple, Inc. discovered 74 under-aged workers being used by one of their suppliers in China during their audits which resulted in ending the relationship with the ...

January 28, 2013 at 5:30 pm by

Kingston HyperX ’10th Anniversary’ DDR3 1866MHz 8GB Memory Kit Review

In one of my last memory reviews, I made a note of how rare it is that I get to look at some Limited Edition memory. Low and behold I get to CES and I get news of a new ...

January 28, 2013 at 10:28 am by

Unlocking of cellphones became illegal in U.S. on January 26th

The 26th January saw that the unlocking of cellphones or tablets is considered as a crime in the United States. This started in October 2012 when the Librarian of Congress ...

January 28, 2013 at 10:17 am by

Nvidia rumoured to be working on $899 GK110-based GeForce Titan GPU

Its reported that Nvidia is working on a new graphic card that will be placed between the GTX 680 and GTX 690 graphic cards. According to SweClockers, Nvidia’s Titan ...

January 28, 2013 at 10:05 am by

A strand DNA can store upto 2.2 petabytes of data

Researchers from the European Bioinformatics institute were able to encode 154 Shakespeare sonnets and Martin Luther King’s “I have a Dream” speech in a ...

January 28, 2013 at 9:54 am by

THQ are now officially dead

Games designer THQ who made games such as Saint’s row series and Metro series sent a mail to its employees which indicates that the company is calling it quits. The ...

January 28, 2013 at 9:42 am by

Mozilla developer testing Firefox browser for Ouya Console

The open source browser Firefox is being tested on Ouya, an open source cube-shaped console by Mozilla. Mozilla’s mobile platform engineer Chris Lord mentioned it on ...

January 28, 2013 at 9:27 am by

Intel to launch Haswell processors 2 days before Computex 2013

Intel is all set with their plans to launch the newer Ivy Bridge processors and also processors with the new core codenamed “Haswell”. According to ...

January 27, 2013 at 8:08 am by

Lenovo considering takeover bid of BlackBerry maker RIM

Lenovo is thinking of buying Canadian based Blackberry maker RIM. It’s confirmed by a top executive of Lenovo that the Chinese based company is considering to acquire ...

January 27, 2013 at 8:06 am by

Fractal Design Adjust 108 Fan Controller Review

Today we are taking a look at the Adjust 108 Fan Controller from Fractal Design, which on the face of it is a simple six channel fan controller, but being a Fractal Design ...

January 27, 2013 at 8:02 am by

The hashtag has been banned in France

The hashtag really hit mainstream with Twitter, but in France, it looks like it’s about to be put six-feet under. The French government want to preserve their language ...

January 27, 2013 at 5:07 am by

Intel gets approval to have 14nm Chip Plant worth $4 Billion in Ireland

Intel announced its ambitious plan for building a new plant for fabricating 14nm chips named “Fab 24”. Intel will be investing $4 Billion and it will take 2 years ...

January 26, 2013 at 10:58 am by

Func Surface 1030 XL Mouse Pad Review

It’s not everyday I get an unexpected package turn up on my doorstep, but when it’s a brand new product that’s just about to hit the market, it’s a ...

January 26, 2013 at 10:37 am by

Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 and Medal of honour: Warfighter banned in Pakistan

Two of the very well known FPS games; Call of Duty: Black Ops 2 and Medal of Honour: Warfighter have now been pulled from the shelves in Pakistan as the game portrayed the ...

January 26, 2013 at 10:24 am by

Lost creator J.J. Abrams to direct the upcoming Star Wars: Episode VII

J.J. Abrams is known for many things, mainly Lost, but he also directed the Star Trek reboot, and the new Star Trek: Into Darkness coming out later this year. He’s set ...

January 25, 2013 at 12:29 pm by

  • Be Social with eTeknix

  • Poll

    Favourite form factor

    View Results