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Intel Ivy Bridge Core i3 showing up on pre-orders

Intel's Ivy Bridge has been out since late April now but we've still only seen Core i5 and Core i7 quad core variants. Now Intel is finally getting around to releasing the ...

6 years ago

AMD’s Vishera and Hondo to get public preview in 2 weeks

[caption id="attachment_41283" align="aligncenter" width="717"] AMD's Vishera and Trinity line up.[/caption]Like it does every year, AMD is going to be showing off some of ...

6 years ago

HTC not afraid to fight Apple

In the wake of Apple's recent victory against Samsung in their patent dispute HTC has stated it is not afraid of fighting Apple in court should the smartphone giant decide ...

6 years ago

Kim Dotcom granted legal expenses of NZ $6 million

Finally after months of battling, Kim Dotcom - founder of Megaupload - has been granted NZ$6 million of his own assets to use for legal expenses. The money which is ...

6 years ago

Lexmark quit inkjet printer business

We recently heard about Sony exiting the PC Optical Drive market but shutting down Optiarc. Now we've learned Lexmark will be doing something similar with their Inkjet ...

6 years ago

Samsung introduce some of the first Windows 8 tablets

Ever since Microsoft unveiled the Surface tablets there has been much speculation about pricing and whether Microsoft OEM partners would bother making their own Windows 8 ...

6 years ago

Cooler Master Silencio 650 Mid Tower PC Chassis Review

Today I am taking a look at the Silencio 650 Mid Tower from Cooler Master, a company who have over ten years experience in the computer industry providing us with a ...

6 years ago

OnLive founder was source of company’s problems

Recently it emerged that OnLive had been taken over by another company and shed possibly 50 to 90% of its workforce. The latest rumour from the rumour mill suggests that ...

6 years ago

Time to disable Java on your browser as lethal security exploit is found

Hackers have found a significant hole in the Java software. This hole, allows hackers to break into Oracle's Java software and install malware or viruses as they please. ...

6 years ago

Ivy Bridge-E supports PCI-E 3.0

When Sandy Bridge-E first arrived support for PCI Express Generation 3 was not certified or listed. Nvidia later released a patch to allow X79 systems to support PCI Express ...

6 years ago

AMD’s 4.5W Hondo processor nearly ready

With the Intel Developer Forum (IDF) event about to kick off soon, processors are again the talk of the industry. The "Hondo" codenamed processor is on AMD's official ...

6 years ago

Intel Haswell Z87 chipset detailed

We know already that providing there are no delays or unforeseen circumstances we should be seeing Intel's Haswell LGA 1150 platform in Q2 of 2013. The Ivy Bridge ...

6 years ago

AMD’s Bobcat low power successor “Jaguar” detailed

AMD's Bobcat was developed to compete with Intel's low power Atom solution. Bobcat spawned Brazos and currently Brazos 2.0 is far superior to anything Intel's Atom can ...

6 years ago

Discrete graphics shipments down 7% over last year

The most recent general graphics market share report showed increasing dominance from Intel, reflecting a decline in discrete graphics shipments as people stick with lower ...

6 years ago

TSMC reject investment offers from Apple and Qualcomm

Both Apple and Qualcomm have been throwing money at TSMC recently to try and get production of their products to take priority. In return for investment offers in TSMC ...

6 years ago

Apple filing for sales ban of 8 Samsung phones

[caption id="attachment_39329" align="aligncenter" width="325"] The Samsung Galaxy S III - soon to be another victim of Apple?[/caption]After Apple's landmark victory over ...

6 years ago

Google developing its second generation of TV boxes

Google's first attempt at creating a "TV-internet box" didn't gain as much attention and success as it probably would of hoped for. However, Google is far from giving up ...

6 years ago

ZOWIE EC2 eVo Gaming Mouse Review

ZOWIE pride themselves on being a company focused on bringing you the best gaming peripherals out there, while doing everything they can to make sure the design and ...

6 years ago

Gamings Finest Moments – Horror

Horror games have been a staple of gaming for longer than I remember, ok not all of them scary but the theme remains the same, the finest examples of horror games ...

6 years ago

Samsung Transparent displays due in September

The UD22B and NL22B transparent displays were quietly unveiled by Samsung back at InfoComm 2012 earlier this year. Now a few months on we have found out that they are due ...

6 years ago

Intel ValleyView Atoms bring 700% better GPU performance

Intel's Atom platform is languishing in mediocrity at the moment. AMD is currently competing (and outcompeting) them both on the CPU and GPU fronts at the same price ...

6 years ago

Intel Haswell Quad Cores start at $195/£145

Intel's Haswell, the successor to Ivy Bridge, is hotly anticipated. The Haswell architecture will be the second instalment of the 22nm process, and is expected to arrive ...

6 years ago

ASUS Ares II “HD 7990 on Steroids” inbound

We've already seen the first HD 7990 from PowerColor. However, we've yet to hear or see anything from AMD and its other partners with regards to the HD 7990. Some have ...

6 years ago

Nvidia GTX 780 expected for March 2013

Semiconductor manufacturers have been having a hard time with the new 28nm, 22nm and 20nm processes according to industry sources. As a result we expect Nvidia's GTX 780 ...

6 years ago

G.Skill TridentX DDR3 2400MHz 8GB Memory Kit Review

G.Skill have really come leaps and bounds lately, by bringing out product ranges to cater for every market, including budget, enthusiast, gamers and of course the ...

6 years ago


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