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Google hit with $22.5 million fine for security violations

America's Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has issued its largest fine ever, to Google, for an FTC violation. Google has agreed to pay a $22.5 million fine over acccusations ...

6 years ago

Demonoid admins believed to have been arrested in Mexico

After a couple of quiet days after the seizure of Demonoid The IFPI and Interpol have come forward saying they worked together with the Attorney General of Mexico and ...

6 years ago

Gigabyte first to market with Dual Thunderbolt Micro-ATX motherboard

Gigabyte is the first motherboard vendor to bring to market a dual Thunderbolt Micro-ATX form factor motherboard. The The Z77MX-D3H-TH motherboard from Gigabyte (with the ...

6 years ago

Xbox 720 brings Skype integration

Microsoft's next generation Xbox console will bring support for the Microsoft owned internet calling service Skype. This information was revealed after a Microsoft job ...

6 years ago

Razer Electra Headset Review

Razer are one of the world's leading brands when it comes to gaming, since they were founded in 1998 by their CEO Min-Liang Tan and their President Robert "Razerguy" ...

6 years ago

ASRock Z77 OC Formula motherboard detailed

ASRock's Z77 OC Formula motherboard has been in the works for a while now, since Computex 2012 - or at least thats when details first went public. Anyway, as the name ...

6 years ago

Valve to introduce software sales to Steam

In a move that many saw coming, particularly after Gabe Newell criticised the Windows 8 App Store for trying to shut out game and software developers, Valve will now ...

6 years ago

Ouya bags $8.6 million from KickStarter

Well it seemed to drag on for an age, but finally the Ouya KickStarter funding scheme has expired after 30 days. The initial target was to reach $950,000 for the project ...

6 years ago

Minecraft for Xbox 360 selling like Wildfire

The Xbox 360 version of the indie game Minecraft has been staggeringly successful, more than most people could have ever imagined. Minecraft on Xbox 360 has managed to ...

6 years ago

ARM notebooks do exist – The Rikomagic MK802

ARM processors make some of the cheapest and most cost effective devices on the market, without skimping on performance. ARM notebooks in theory then, would be very ...

6 years ago

Anonymous announce OpDemonoid

In the wake of Demonoid being seized by the Ukrainian authorities, Anonymous have declared all out war on the Ukrainian government. Already the National Television and ...

6 years ago

WikiLeaks taken down by “AntiLeaks” DDoS attack

On August the 3rd, the WikiLeaks website was taken offline for unknown reasons: “WikiLeaks.org is down for unknown reasons. We are investigating. www.wikileaks.org is ...

6 years ago

Thecus N2800 2-Bay NAS Review

In each of the market sectors, quantifying whether a NAS is required for individual needs is sometimes very clear and then the choice of which particular option is ...

6 years ago

Borderlands 2 is 50-60% bigger than original

Those of you that have played the first Borderlands will know that it is a very large game. Gearbox Software, the developers of the Borderlands series, have stated that ...

6 years ago

Wikipedia suffered 2 hour outage after Fiber cables are cut

Wikipedia is a top 10 world website whichever statistics you use. So its a really big deal when Wikipedia suffers nearly 2 hours of downtime. The 2 hour outage occurred at ...

6 years ago

Demonoid seized by Ukrainian Govt. as gift to the USA

Many users of the BitTorrent site Demonoid were shocked to see the site go offline. After hearing it was "only" a large DDoS attack many were relieved. Now it emerges that ...

6 years ago

Apple to drop YouTube app from iOS

Apple has announced it will be dropping Google's YouTube App from the next version of its iOS software. This means that iPhones or iPads that update to the new iOS or ship ...

6 years ago

Counter Strike Global Offensive available for Pre-Order

The Counter Strike series of games is one of the most popular first person shooters on the PC platform, yet I have to constantly tell myself this as I play it because I'm ...

6 years ago

Gigabyte GA-Z77-UP4 TH (Z77) Motherboard Review

It's been a few months now since the roll out of Z77, closely followed by the very successful Ivy Bridge platform. We know that to some its all a bit of hot air and since ...

6 years ago

Windows 8 box art revealed

The official Windows 8 launch is edging ever nearer. For us consumers, the 26th of October is the date for the diary. We've seen a lot of changes in Windows 8 over the ...

6 years ago

AMD launches A300 and A320 FirePro APUs

AMD have topped off a busy few days in the workstation market with the addition of a pair of FirePro based APUs. Essentially "Trinity" for WorkStations, the A300 and A320 ...

6 years ago

Nvidia announce Quadro K5000 Kepler workstation card

Nvidia has finally brought Kepler to the Quadro workstation graphics card line. Initially, Kepler has only been available on high end consumer cards (and some lower end ...

6 years ago

AMD launches its new FirePro cards

One of the key notes from the "AMD vs Nvidia" battle on the newest 28nm graphics cards was that although Nvidia's GPUs were generally faster and better optimised in ...

6 years ago

Aerocool Xpredator Evil Black Edition Full-Tower Gaming Chassis Review

Today I am taking a look at the Xpredator Evil Black Edition Full-Tower gaming chassis from Aerocool, a chassis with a styling that looks deserving of its name, but as ...

6 years ago

Win A QNAP TS-219P II NAS Server

It's that time again and this time we've teamed up with the guys at QNAP to give you our readers a chance to win a TS-219P II NAS system. We all could do with more storage ...

6 years ago


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