• AMD strikes Intel with antitrust stick in Germany

    After hitting Intel with antitrust lawsuits in Japan and the United States last year, AMD has made Europe its latest battleground with a new antitrust complaint in Germany. In this new complaint, AMD alleges that Intel made anticompetitive and illegal deals with German retailers. Similarly, in Japan, AMD accused...

  • Roadmaps show Intel prepping two new Xeon lineups

    Documents appropriated by HKEPC last month suggest Intel will ditch its “desktop CPU on server” strategy and introduce a new Xeon lineup for single-processor servers. The Chinese site has found additional evidence to bolster this report in the form of a roadmap for single-processor Xeon 3000-series processors. The roadmap...

  • Intel to unveil five Merom CPUs in July, paper says

    Intel will unveil five models of its 65nm notebook-use Merom processors by the end of July, when the company will also launch its Core 2 Duo Conroe desktop CPUs, according to a July 17 report in the Chinese-language Commercial Times. However, despite the early launch, volume shipments of Merom...

  • Intel plans more cuts for Celeron D CPUs in October, to launch Core 2 Duo E4300 in 1Q 2007

    Aiming to counter pressure from the launch of Socket AM2 Sempron processors by rival Advanced Micron Devices (AMD), Intel plans to further cut the prices for the complete line up of its entry-level Celeron D processors in late October following a planned price reduction for the majority of the...

  • Toshiba Satelite M100 PSMA1L-00C00C NoteBook Review

    The Toshiba Satelite M100 is a notebook designed to be really mobile for those always on the go. Within its small 15.4″ form factor, the Satelite M100 houses an array of impressive hardware to provide users with the convenience of an all-in-one workstation and the performance needed for fast...

  • M2N32 WS Professional Main Station Series Motherboard with Dual-Architectures for CPU, Graphics, DDR2 Memory and LAN Controller

    ASUS Technology Pte Ltd (ASUS), the worldwide leader of motherboards, today introduced the M2N32 WS Professional motherboard, which provides workstation- and server-level performance and functionality. The M2N32 WS Professional supports the AMD® Socket AM2 processing platform, and incorporated the Nvidia nForce® 590 SLI™ MCP chipset to provide dual-core CPU,...

  • Galaxy doing Dual GPU graphics cards

    Back at the CeBIT back in march this new product series was already shown to us, yet we where prohibited to publish anything about it. Galaxy today is officially introducing their “Masterpiece” series of graphics card solutions. The Masterpiece series are single VGA cards with dual-GPUs equipped on them....

  • Havok 4.0 Launches Expanded Suite of Tools for Top Developers

    San Francisco, CA, July 11, 2006 – Havok, the premier provider of interactive software and services to digital creators in the games and movie industries, announces today the official release of Havok 4.0, a modular suite of artist tools and run-time technology that dramatically accelerates the development of cross-platform,...

  • Kingston Official Memory Sponsor of World GameMaster Tournament Singapore 2006

    Kingston Technology Company, Inc, the independent world leader in memory products, today announced its sponsorship of World GameMaster Tournament (WGT) Singapore 2006. WGT is one of the world’s largest game tournaments and has attracted the elite gaming players to compete against each other. Being selected as the sole memory...

  • Efficiency & Performance: The Intel Core 2 Duo

    The Intel Core 2 Duo is upon us, finally… We dissect this new line of processors from Intel to see what the performance numbers entail. The big leap ahead in terms of performance is already expected by many enthusiasts…What else to expect on top of a quality main course?...

  • Availability & Pricing for NVIDIA MCP Motherboards supporting Core 2 Duo

    ASUS P5N32-SLI SE motherboard will be the first NVIDIA nForce4 SLI X16 MCP based motherboard shipping with support for Intel Core 2 Duo. This product will be available in the channel at the end of July. There are an assortment of NVIDIA nForce 500-based motherboards coming: An ECS 570...

  • Sapphire X1600 PRO Tested!

    ATi’s X1600 range of graphics accelerators falls neatly into the midrange market for such hardware. According to the 21 year old Graphics Chipset maker, the 1600 range offers the best Cost to Performance ratio in the PC Graphics arena. What we have gotten our hands on today is the...

  • Intel Classic 965SSC MicroATX Conroe mainboard preview!

    Yesterday, there was this rather interesting brown box that landed in our office, presenting the Intel Classic Desktop 965SSC mainboard!

  • Shuttle XPC X100 in Japan soon

    More powerfull than a Mac Mini, More beatifull than a Mac Mini, more desirable than a Mac Mini, the XPC X100 from Shuttle will be soon in Japan and soon mine! For those hidden in a dark cave for the last past months, here you are the basic of...

  • Pioneer releases 50-inch, 1080p PRO-FHD1 plasma

    If you like to watch high definition video– and we mean really, really like to watch it– then Pioneer has a new 50-inch plasma on the market that promises unrivaled picture quality and realism — for a pretty steep price. We first heard of the Elite PureVision PRO-FHD1 back...

  • Bigfoot introduces the Killer Network Interface card

    Engadget has posted about this KillerNic creation hours ago on their website. This aptly named Killer Network Interface card just might be the most unique gamer-centric component we’ve seen; this amped up gigabit NIC has its own 400Mhz network processing unit, 64MB of dedicated DDR RAM, a USB 2.0...

  • Intel takes axe to 1,000 managers worldwide

    INTEL CONFIRMED an earlier INQ story saying 1,000 plus jobs would be cut at the company, but the redundancies are only for managerial positions, the firm said.

  • Yahoo! and Microsoft Bridge Global Instant Messaging Communities

    SUNNYVALE, Calif., and REDMOND, Wash. — July 12, 2006 — Yahoo! Inc. (Nasdaq: “YHOO”) and Microsoft Corp. (Nasdaq: “MSFT”) today will begin limited public beta testing of interoperability between their instant messaging (IM) services that enable users of Windows Live® Messenger, the next generation of MSN® Messenger, and Yahoo!®...

  • ATI prepping a new mid-range AGP part

    Taiwanese insiders revealed to DigiTimes last month that NVIDIA was preparing AGP versions of its GeForce 7600 graphics cards for a release some time this quarter. NVIDIA has yet to make any such announcement, but The Inquirer now has word that ATI may also be planning to refresh its...

  • Prices for 42-inch panels may fall to US$ 700 before 4Q

    Prices for 42-inch panels may fall to US$ 700 before the fourth quarter of 2006, despite being priced at US$ 800 in the second quarter, already below the cash-cost of 42-inch panels from LG.Philips LCD, the company said at its investors conference in the second quarter.