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AMD announce Catalyst 12.8 WHQL drivers

AMD has just gotten around to releasing the 12.8 Catalyst drivers. Its the first unified driver package to fully support Windows 8 - although it'll only support HD 5xxx or ...

7 years ago

Kingston introduce HyperX Predator RAM

With the introduction of Ivy Bridge DRAM companies are able to push DDR3 to higher and higher frequencies. Kingston is joining in on the high speed memory action with the ...

7 years ago

Android malware soars in Q2 of 2012

Malware is a significant problem on the Android platform by anyone's standards. The huge popularity of the platform has led to more and more rogue developers targeting it. ...

7 years ago

EVGA Announce The Launch Of Their GTX 660Ti Lineup at GamesCom 2012

GAMESCOM 2012: Its day one of the public entry to GamesCom 2012 and what a perfect time for NVIDIA to raise the bar on their latest graphics card, the GTX 660Ti. Jacob ...

7 years ago

Gigabyte GTX 660Ti Overclock 2GB Graphics Card Review

We've seen a lot from NVIDIA over the last few months, especially with the launch of the mighty GTX 680 and its trimmed version the GTX 670. Whilst both of these have ...

7 years ago

Hulu sued for privacy violations

Due to a 1988 video rental privacy law the media streaming giant Hulu has found itself in a compromising position. An anonymous group of individuals are suing Hulu for ...

7 years ago

New EVGA Z77 Mini-ITX motherboard unveiled at Gamescom

EVGA had their latest M-ITX motherboard on show last week at Gamescom, bringing with it support for two DDR3 slows, x16 PCI-E slot, 2 x SATA 3GB/s, 2x SATA 6GB/s, two fan ...

7 years ago

Akasa Integral S 3.5″ External USB3.0 Hard Drive Enclosure Review

External storage as we all know is a quick and cost effective solution to boosting the storage capacity of any system, especially small form factor systems, games consoles ...

7 years ago

Microsoft’s Hotmail rebrand is successful

If you haven't already heard or seen recently, Microsoft has started the rebranding process for its Hotmail service. Transferring accounts from Hotmail.com to ...

7 years ago

Nvidia attacks Intel HD Graphics progress

Unsurprisingly Nvidia doesn't regard Intel's HD graphics very highly at all. Despite the statisitically large leap forward Intel has made from Sandy Bridge's HD 3000 to ...

7 years ago

Adobe disables flash player installs on Android

Adobe surprised quite a lot of people within the industry last year when it announced the company no longer had plans to continue developing flash player for mobile ...

7 years ago

Dead Space 3 due for February 2013 release

The survival horror third person shooter game Dead Space 3 has had its release date unveiled at the GamesCom event in Germany.Dead Space 3 will get a February the 5th 2013 ...

7 years ago

UK site “SurfTheChannel” has its admin sentenced to 4 years in jail

The problem with legal disputes about the internet is that judges generally do not have a clue about how things work. UK site SurfTheChannel is a prime example of this. ...

7 years ago

WikiLeaks back online after DDoS assault

WikiLeaks is back online after being hit by a massive DDoS attack which saw the site kept offline for well over a week. The attack was claimed by a new-on-the-scene group ...

7 years ago

Corsair acquire Raptor Gaming

Corsair's push into the peripheral market continues after the acquisition of Raptor Gaming. The European based gaming peripheral company gives Corsair a boost in terms of ...

7 years ago

Gigabyte’s Hidden Gems competition unearths decades-old boards

We're always hearing about the unreliability of computer components and the trend of changing your PC every couple of years or so to keep up with new technology. But for a ...

7 years ago

Nvidia releases drive update for Linux

Nvidia and Linux haven't always been the most friendly and cooperative bunch but its nice to see Nvidia recognise that it does need non-Windows/Mac users. Nvidia 304.37 ...

7 years ago

TRIM now possible on RAID SSD set ups

It is something that has plagued enthusiasts for a long time - the fact TRIM just doesn't function in a RAID set up, meaning RAID set ups because sluggish after a year's ...

7 years ago

HDD manufacturers to capture Ultrabook market with 5mm drives

With the growing popularity of Ultrabooks or ultra thin laptops, it has become of the utmost importance to be able to provide mass storage in a small form factor. ...

7 years ago

Origin adds social challenges and achievement sharing

At a GamesCom press conference EA's chief operations officer spoke about his long term vision for the Origin service. The company has not offered any specifics on a large ...

7 years ago

AMD gives HD 7950 BIOS update to compete with GTX 660Ti

AMD is slightly worried about the release of the GTX 660Ti. The castrated version of the GTX 670 still poses a significant threat to the HD 7950 at the same price point. As ...

7 years ago

Xbox 720 development kit sells for $20,100

An Xbox 720 codename "durango" developer kit was recently listed on eBay. After being listed on eBay for quite a few days the owner eventually agreed to sell the Xbox 720 ...

7 years ago

Steam given “GameHub” feature

Valve always update and change the Steam platform to keep things "fresh" and respond to consumer feedback. The latest move by the team at Valve sees a new "GameHub" ...

7 years ago

YouTube not given special treatment in Pirate Algorithm update

Following on from the news that Google would include the number of valid DMCA takedown notices in its search algorithm, Google has commented stating that YouTube ...

7 years ago

Kim Dotcom vows to come back with Megabox

 Kim Dotcom has announced to the world that his music service, Megabox (a mash up of Megaupload and Jukebox we think), will still be launched this year as planned ...

7 years ago

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