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  • HP reveals tiny, tiny wireless chip

    Some of HP¡¯s biggest brains have created what the company claims is the world¡¯s tiniest wireless data chip. The vendor¡¯s Memory Spot technology, developed at its labs in Bristol, currently squeezes 256Kb to 4Mb of memory and an antenna into a device between 2mm and 4mm square. Or, as HP phrases it for those of

  • Microsoft ‘Zune’ DMP info leaked

    For a product that Microsoft hasn’t even officially confirmed, there sure is a whole lot of Zune info to be getting on with. The latest leaks are from Digital Music News, who has been reviewing some of the presentation material that Microsoft shared with top-level execs of partner companies. The biggest detail that they’ve unveiled

  • Intel drops ATI’s chipset in latest Mainboard lineup

    ACCORDING to a recent Intel roadmap, there will be no more ATI based boards used in Intel desktop motherboards. The D102GGC2, also known as Grant County 2, is the last one that sits on Intel’s 2006/2007 roadmap. This board is the only integrated board that Intel offered in first half of 2006 that had a

  • OCZ develops CPU cooling

    OCZ doesn’t stop and doesn’t sleep at all. The company just announced a CPU cooler and it is going back to its old roots. We remember that it used to have the CPU coolers some 12 to 18 months ago, but they didn’t mess with the new designs that much.

  • Intel Santa Rosa to include Windigo

    NAPA’S LIFE as a notebook platform is assured until the second quarter of 2007, Intel told its partners last week. But when super duper Santa Rosa dawns in the second quarter of next year, it will now include WWAN technology dubbed “Windigo”. Intel’s “Merom” notebook chips which somewhat confusingly will also be called Core 2

  • Intel to introduce ‘Tulsa’ enterprise MP processor in Q3

    CHIP FIRM Intel has told its partners that it will now introduce its “Tulsa” enterprise MP processor in Q3, rather than the fourth quarter, as originally slated. Tulsa will be numbered the 71xx series, and will be dual core chip but supporting 16MB of level three cache at bus speeds of 667MHz and 800MHz. It

  • Will Athlon 64 price cuts go deeper than expected?

    Last month, a leaked roadmap hinted that AMD was planning to slash prices pretty dramatically after the release of Intel’s Core 2 Duo processor. Reduced prices on the roadmap ranged from $ 169 for the Athlon 64 X2 3800+ to $ 403 for the Athlon 64 X2 5000+. However, a new price list snagged by

  • 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 Intel of paying off Japanese PC

  • 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 says the following chips are due

  • 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 CPUs are still expected to start

  • 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, SLI dual-PCI Express graphics, dual-channel DDR2

  • 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. the first of the batch will

  • 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, cutting edge electronic games and special

  • 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 sponsor for the WGT Singapore 2006,

  • 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? We find out!

  • 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 SLI motherboard that will have a

  • 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!

  • 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 port, and touts itself as one

  • 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!® Messenger with Voice to connect with

  • 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 mid-range AGP lineup. The site says