Monday, 27 May 2013
ASUS has announced the local availability of its AMD Radeon HD 7990 graphics card for a princely sum of S$1,599. The ASUS HD7990 features two Tahiti XT GPUs, which are clocked at 1000MHz each, with 6GB of frame buffer. It features a cooler with three 92mm fans, and a generous eight-title game bundle.
OCZ has just announced its new Vertex 450 Series SSDs. This new drive fits in between its high-end Vector and mainstream Agility drives and uses its in-house developed Indilinx Barefoot 3 M10 controller.
Thursday, 23 May 2013
Cooler Master is set to reveal a slew of their new products at Computex 2013. From the Elite 130 mini-ITX to the next generation CM 690 full tower casings, the company also has plans to showcase their new Glacier premium water cooling series. In addition, their Haswell-compliant V-series PSUs will be on show.
According to a study performed by Pew Research Center, teenagers are increasingly finding Facebook a burden. Their "waning enthusiasm" stems from the "drama" and stress of managing their friends and online reputation on Facebook.
Case maker OtterBox has announced that it has acquired rival LifeProof. This effectively also ends the patent dispute between both companies.
In its ongoing legal battles with Samsung, Apple is adding five new patents to its claim. The patents specifically targets Samsung's new S4 and the Google Now service for Android.
Logitech has introduced a new wireless speaker in the shape of the UE Boom which leverages Bluetooth to connect with devices. The product comes with a unique 360 degree surround sound stage and also has a specified battery life of 15 hours.
Wednesday, 22 May 2013
ASUS today announced that the PadFone Infinity will be available in Singapore from 1st June.
Intel has revealed some of the advancements made in power management for their upcoming 4th generation Intel Core processors. These new chips have been touted to reduce idle power by as much as twenty times due to new power optimization technology and improvements made to the 22nm Tri-Gate transistor.
Hot on the heels of Microsoft's announcement regarding their next generation gaming console, the Xbox One, NVIDIA has announced that the product will support their popular NVIDIA PhysX and NVIDIA APEX software development kits.