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AMD Llano Fusion laptop goes on sale

Some European retailers have already started listing laptops and notebooks based on the upcoming AMD mobile processors. The notebooks being manufactured by HP are the DV6 ...

May 24, 2011 at 3:53 pm by

More leaked news on bulldozer specs

Information leaks for Asus give us more ideas on what to be expected from next months Bulldozer launch. The information was obtained via bios information for one of the 990FX ...

May 23, 2011 at 11:23 pm by

Intel to be in our smartphones by 2012

Intel already dominates the netbook and desktop market, so it is important that they begin branching out into the world of smartphone’s. They plan to have a new ...

May 23, 2011 at 8:57 pm by

USB 3.0 uptake rising rapidly

According to the firm Renesas, the number of USB 3.0 motherboard controller devices shipped reached 30 million by May 19th (thursday last week). The figure has taken 18 months ...

May 23, 2011 at 7:14 pm by

Sony hacked.. Again!

A hacker allegedly broke into So-net one of Sony’s ISP’s and stole over $1,200 of virtual tokens. Also the security firm F-Secure, discovered a phishing site that ...

May 23, 2011 at 3:33 pm by

Apple overloaded by users seeking anti-virus help

Apple and Mac OS X have often been seen as better than their windows counterpart. Much of this is owed to the fact hackers, malware and virus developers will choose to infect ...

May 22, 2011 at 10:27 pm by

New USB 3.0 Flash drives released

USB 3.0 is starting to become mainstream now with all the new Intel chipsets offering USB 3.0 support and the new AMD bulldozer is expected to bring mainstream USB 3.0 support ...

May 22, 2011 at 7:37 pm by

Intel extends warranty on Solid State Drives

Intel has announced that they will be extending the standard warranty on all their 320 series solid state drives from 3 years to 5 years. Meaning the warranty period on SSDs ...

May 22, 2011 at 6:16 pm by

Powercolor Trumps Gigabyte by releasing passively cooled HD 6850

PowerColor has released a passively cooled version of the AMD HD 6850 graphics card. The card will use a core clock speed of 775mhz and a memory clock speed of 1000mhz ...

May 21, 2011 at 6:06 pm by

Nvidia releases GeForce 275.27 drivers

Nvidia released beta GeForce 275.27 drivers today to help aid the compatibility of the new GTX 560. As well as that the new drivers have brought performance increases for the ...

May 19, 2011 at 10:03 pm by

Trouble on the horizon for the Xbox 360

Microsoft have a mandatory update planned for the Xbox 360 due any time between today and the end of May. The mandatory update is intended to add support for PayPal ...

May 19, 2011 at 6:33 pm by

Nvidia releases the GT 545 and GT 530

Nvidia have released two new cards today; the GT 545 and GT 530 to the OEM market. The specifications of the cards are as follows: GT 530 96 CUDA cores 128bit memory bus ...

May 19, 2011 at 4:32 pm by

Amazon to make tablet PCs featuring the Tegra 2

Amazon now wants a share of the tablet PC market, much like everyone else and they already have the wheels in motion, with at least two tablets released this year sporting the ...

May 18, 2011 at 10:27 pm by

Windows 8 Beta build details

Recently there has been talk of a Windows 8 beta build that has been released/leaked onto the net. These rumours are false and the latest leaked build is actually a long way ...

May 18, 2011 at 9:55 pm by

Sony draws up a “Customer Appreciation Programme” to regain consumer trust

Having recently restored the PlayStation Network back into operation and changed all user passwords, Sony has now changed the focus of its operations to compensating its PS3 ...

May 18, 2011 at 9:49 pm by