Tuesday, 13 Dec 2011
Powered by the Intel Core i7-3000 series six-core CPUs, the Aurora desktop is the first consumer system to incorporate the Intel X79 Express chipset.
Sapphire launches the Pure Black 990FX motherboard which is based on the AMD 990FX and SB950 chipsets, offering four dual channel memory sockets supporting up to 16GB of DDR3 memory.
Three channels - iConcerts, iConcerts HD and iConcerts On Demand - will make their debut on StarHub TV come 15 Dec.
The Indonesian Telecommunications Regulation Body (BRTI) may cease BBM and BIS services due to perceived "security issues", The Jakarta Post reports.
MSI teams up with oZone3D to integrate the Kombustor stress test software into the Afterburner overclocking utility. Players can now quickly benchmark their graphics card by using the one-touch burn-in function, which simulates heavy gaming loads.
According to a study recently released by Nasuni, out of the 16 cloud storage providers evaluated for their performance, stability and scalability, only six passed the test. The top performers are Amazon S3 and Microsoft Azure.
American comedian Louis CK has decided to put up his new video from his performance at the Beacon Theater on the internet. He is charging US$5 downloading the content in a simple, DRM-free version and the same amount for those who wish to stream it.
The Android Market web store gets an update for user review filters, allowing for reviews to be sorted according to star ratings and app versions.
GSM Arena received another tip-off for Sony Ericsson's upcoming dual-core smartphone. Codenamed Nozomi, live shots of the device turned up, with some confirmed details of its specifications such as a 4.3-inch display with a resolution of 1280 x 720 pixels.
Intel has lowered its Q4 revenue expectations to be between US$13.4 and US$14 billion. The revised figures are down approximately 6 to 9% from the earlier expected revenue figures of between US$14.2 to US$15.2 billion.