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  1. Intel Ivy Bridge CPU Benchmarked Against Core i3-2100 and i3-530

    14.07.2011

    Expected to launch in the second quarter of 2012, Intel's Ivy Bridge processors have already made their way into the hands of several hardware enthusiasts, and one such user has recently posted a series of benchmarks that compare an upcoming Ivy ...

  2. New PlayStation 3 Model Requires HDMI Only for Blu-ray Playback, Not Gaming

    14.07.2011

    Sony has denied recent rumors that it is scrapping an essential feature of its PlayStation 3 console, saying that the new model of the device will only require an HDMI connection for Blu-ray playback, in order to comply to new standards. Sony is ...

  3. AMD Bulldozer FX-8130P and FX-8110 CPUs Available for Sale

    14.07.2011

    Even though there is still some time felt until AMD's first desktop processors based on the Bulldozer architecture will make their appearance, a hardware Website from Singapore has already started selling the 8-core FX-8130P and FX-8110 CPUs. The ...

  4. Google +1 Button More Used Than Twitter Buttons

    08.07.2011

    An interesting report by BrightEdge revealed that while Facebook social sharing plugins are still on top, the Google +1 button has seen a huge rise in usage that places it above all Twitter buttons put together. The study was carried out by ...

  5. Nvidia Kepler Will Arrive in 2012, Maxwell in 2014 Says Company Roadmap

    07.07.2011

    Following a series of reports that claimed Nvidia has decided to postpone the launch of its next-generation graphics cards, based on the Kepler architecture to the first quarter of 2012, a German website managed to get a hold of an Nvidia slide that ...

  6. Battlefield 3 Isn't Going After Call Of Duty, Developer Says

    07.07.2011

    The upcoming Battlefield 3 first-person shooter isn't actively trying to take down its biggest rival, Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3, even if statements from its developer or publisher have seemed to hint that the new title will go straight for the ...

  7. PlayStation 4 Coming in 2012, Has Kinect-Like Motion Sensor

    07.07.2011

    The PlayStation 4 is scheduled to enter the manufacturing stage later this year, ahead of a release in 2012, at least according to a brand new report, which also mentions that it will have a built-in motion sensor, similar to how the Kinect device ...

  8. Windows 7 Users Prefer IE9 to Firefox 4.0 and Chrome 12

    04.07.2011

    Windows 7 users have warmed up to Internet Explorer 9 more than they have with any direct rival of this IE version, namely Firefox 4.0 and Chrome 12. According to statistics from Internet metrics firm Net Applications, this is valid both in the ...

  9. Intel Starts Selling Celeron M 857 Sandy Bridge ULV Processor

    04.07.2011

    Intel marked the start of July with the introduction of a new ultra-low voltage entry-level processor from the Celeron line which is based on the Sandy Bridge architecture and targets cheap ultra-portable mobile computers. The new chip is called ...

  10. Microsoft to Continue Upgrading the Xbox 360 and Kinect with Better Software

    04.07.2011

    Microsoft has pledged that it will continue updating its Xbox 360 home console as well as the Kinect sensor with new and better software, in order to upgrade their abilities and provide even more special features to its customers. Microsoft has ...

  11. AMD FX-Series Bulldozer CPU Benchmarked Against Intel Core i7-990X

    04.07.2011

    After managing to get their hands on an engineering sample of an FX-Series processor, a Czech publication has published the first benchmark scores which compare AMD's upcoming high-performance CPUs with Intel's current flagship, the six-core Core ...

  12. Vaio Z Ultrathin Laptop from Sony Debuts in Europe

    30.06.2011

    It looks like Sony's well-known Vaio series of mobile personal computers has gained a new member, one with an ultrathin form factor and set to start shipping in Europe soon. Sony has been making a large variety of IT products over the years, ...

  13. NVIDIA Launches the GeForce GTX 580M and 570M GPUs

    30.06.2011

    Apparently, world-class maker of graphics products NVIDIA decided this was an opportune time for the official unveiling of its newest and fastest mobile graphics processing unit, the latest addition to the GeForce series. Some end-users may have ...

  14. ASRock Uses PCI Express 3.0 Slots in Fatal1ty Z68 Professional Gen3

    30.06.2011

    The PCI Express 2.0 interface is common nowadays, but ASRock left the norm when it used the next generation of this interface on its new LGA 1155 motherboard for Intel Sandy Bridge and, eventually, Ivy Bridge CPUs. Ever since the Ivy Bridge ...

  15. Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 Framerate Gives It Advantage over Battlefield 3

    30.06.2011

    The fight between Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 and Battlefield 3 is heating up, as Glen Schofield, the boss of Modern Warfare 3 co-developer, Sledgehammer Games, made some pretty interesting statements about the game and its rivals, favoring, of ...

  16. AMD Southern Islands to Arrive in September Says Rumor

    30.06.2011

    After being stuck quite a bit of time with the 40nm fabrication process, rumors suggest that AMD is getting ready to launch its first graphics cores based on the 28nm node, code named Southern Islands, in the third quarter of this year. No firm ...

  17. Download Crysis 2 Patch 1.9, DirectX 11 and High Resolution Textures Updates Now

    28.06.2011

    Crysis 2 has just received a brand new patch, taking it to version 1.9, as well as two major updates that bring support for the DirectX 11 rendering software and a high-resolution texture pack. Crysis 2 impressed a lot of people back in March ...

  18. MSI's A75MA-G55 detailed

    28.06.2011

    We managed to get some details regarding MSI's micro-ATX A75MA-G55 motherboard based on the AMD Hudson D3 chipset. The upcoming MSI A75MA-G55 micro-ATX motherboard will feature MSI's Military Class II components, USB 3.0 and SATA 6Gbps support, ...

  19. Intel Haswell to deliver superior graphics, new extensions

    28.06.2011

    Intel has shed a bit more light on its upcoming Haswell system-on-a-chip, scheduled for launch in 2013. Haswell is supposed to integrate as much as possible on a tiny bit of silicon and it is aimed at ultra-slim notebooks, perhaps even some other ...

  20. AMD Bulldozer Engineering Sample CPU Overclocked to 4.63GHz

    27.06.2011

    Quite a bit of time has passed since the last AMD Bulldozer leaks made their way to the Web, but things seem to get on track once again and what better way to bring the FX-Series processors back into the limelight that with an impressive 4.63GHz ...

  21. Intel Core i7-980 Six-Core CPU Released

    27.06.2011

    Intel has a wide range of processors, but it looks like it is hard to make any changes to it without people immediately noticing, as it happened a short while ago, when it revealed a new six-core model. That Intel was working on a central ...

  22. Prolimatech Cools CPUs the Megahalems Way

    27.06.2011

    Once again showing its expertise in all matters of hardware cooling, Prolimatech has finished up the development of its new Megahalems CPU cooling module, one that will come next month. The major CPU releases have come and gone, for now, leaving ...

  23. Crysis 2 Gets DirectX 11 and High Resolution Texture Patches Next Week

    23.06.2011

    Crysis 2 will finally receive support for DirectX 11 as well as for high resolution textures, as Crytek, the developer of the first person shooter, has pinned a concrete release date on the free updates that include these features. Crysis 2 was a ...

  24. FIFA 12 Official Launch Date Set for September 27 in North America

    23.06.2011

    The EA Sports division of publisher Electronic Arts has announced that the official launch date for FIFA 12, the football simulation that it creates, is set for September 27 in North America and for the last day of the month for the rest of the ...

  25. Firefox 5 Officially Available on Ubuntu 11.04

    23.06.2011

    This one was fast! All Ubuntu 11.04 (Natty Narwhal) users can now update their favorite web browser to the latest version, Firefox 5, officially released yesterday (June 21st). The new and improved Mozilla Firefox 5 web browser has been made ...

  26. New PlayStation 3 Model Is Official, Might Bring New Security Features

    23.06.2011

    What appeared as a rumor yesterday is now official, as Sony Computer Entertainment Japan confirmed that a new model of its PlayStation 3 home console, codenamed CECH-3000, will be released soon, with upgraded features as well as a possible increase ...

  27. AMD Demos Working 16-Core Interlagos CPU at ISC 2011

    23.06.2011

    At this year's International Supercomputing Conference, AMD has showcased a working version of its upcoming Interlagos server processor based on the Bulldozer architecture, marking the first public demonstration of such a chip. The machine used ...

  28. Nvidia GeForce GTX 580M Release Date Leaked

    19.06.2011

    Santec, an Italian custom notebook manufacturer, has just updated the configuration options list of one of its flagship laptop designs in order to feature Nvidia's GTX 580M graphics core, which isn't expected to become official until June 22. The ...

  29. New Sandy Bridge Macs Ready, Waiting for OS X Lion Gold Master - Reports

    19.06.2011

    People privy of Apple’s plans with the next range of Macintosh computers say the devices are ready for shipping, but that Lion is holding them back. Apple wants to pre-install them with a Gold Master version of the new OS which apparently ...

  30. AMD: Intel Will Never Buy Nvidia

    19.06.2011

    Even though rumors regarding Intel's intentions to buy Nvidia have been circulating around the Web for a few years now, AMD believes it doesn't have anything to worry about as such a thing will never become reality. In an interview with The ...