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Asus GeForce 9500GT Unveiled

07/31/2008, Asus has rolled out the first overclocked model of the NVIDIA GeForce 9500GT graphics card in the world, going by the model name ASUS EN9500GT TOP/DI/512M. Tests from Asus have shown that users will be able to experience a performance boost in gaming of...

Apple will likely replace Intel chipsets with NVIDIA ones

07/30/2008, Sources from within Intel have allegedly reported that Apple is going to use a chipset from a different brand in upcoming Macbooks. The chipset is the chip that controls the motherboard and the inputs/outputs. Sometimes, there is also an integrated...

Overclocking record : 5.1Ghz for the Core 2 Quad Q6600

07/30/2008, The folks at BestofMedia, the parent company of TomsHardware have set a new overclocking world record by pushing a Core 2 Quad Q6600 (65nm) normally running at 2.4Ghz to 5.11218Ghz, which is a new record. They have been using liquid nitrogen cooling...

Steampunk Laptop Skin

07/29/2008, Gelaskins’ Steampunk Laptop Skin is worth considering if you happen to tote around a 15.4″ laptop and can’t wait to tear away from the dreary, commercial look. It might burn a $29.95 hole in your wallet, but at least you will be able to...

Jive PC Claims to run OS X

07/28/2008, I don’t know what the folks behind Jive PC are thinking, but they’re certainly setting themselves up for a visit from Apple’s legal department by declaring that their Jive PC is a machine that allows one to install OS X on it. Due to the...

iBear-Baby Panda USB Flash Drive

07/28/2008, This cute baby panda USB flash drive is small enough to hang on a keyring yet big enough to carry up to 4GB of your files. The flash drive is stored in its head to avoid any damage to it. The USB memory is available in 2GB and 4GB, retailing for $22 and...

Dell Studio Hybrid becomes official

07/28/2008, Dell is going to officially announce its Studio Hybrid “green” mini PC. In case you have not followed the leaks and rumors, Dell claims that it consumes 71% less energy than a typical mini-tower and is Energy Star 4.0 Certified. Its packaging...

Defective Nvidia GPUs in Dell Laptops

07/28/2008, You might have heard about it before, but NVIDIA has had some problem with defective chips recently and at Dell, up to ten different models carry potentially defective Nvidia GPUs. Previously, HP laptops were also reportedly using these chips as...

MIT Graduates Build 16-GPU Monster

07/28/2008, Here’s something for people who complain that their computer can’t run Crysis well enough. MIT graduates Nicolas Pinto, David Cox and James DiCarlo recently assembled a crazy computer with 8 units of nVidia’s 9800GX2 graphic card (for a...

Asus Xonar D1 7.1 PCI Soundcard

07/28/2008, Asus has released a new soundcard – the Xonar D1 7.1. This PCI soundcard will update the previous Xonar DX with (a claimed) 35 times cleaner audio quality compared to other motherboard audio, hitting signal to noise ratio of 116dB. Other features...

ECS GeForce 9800 GTX+ Hydra Pack

07/27/2008, The combination of two 9800GTX+-512MX-W graphics cards with a ECS Hydra Cooling System released by Elitegroup Computer Systems is what makes the ECS GeForce 9800 GTX + Hydra Pack. It is a new high end Nvidia-based graphics gamer pack that supports both...

Philips Bluetooth Webcam Concept

07/27/2008, Flynn Product Design has come up with a stunning take on a futuristic, alien-like Bluetooth webcam concept that offers unpredecented flexibility where camera angles are concerned. This concept webcam comes with a ball and socket joint, connecting both...

Brando USB Super 16-port Hub

07/24/2008, Brando’s new product, the USB Super 16-port Hub is pretty useful for those who run out of space with a seven port USB hub. Besides that, there are two USB type B connectors to connect between two computers though only one USB A/B cable is provided....

Toshiba Netbook Prototype

07/24/2008, Toshiba’s range of notebooks are often on the high end scale of things, although they have tried to cater for the mid-range market at the present moment with a lesser pedigree range of notebooks. It is interesting to see the Japanese company pay a...