• Malware Infections On The Rise

    Information on Web-based Malware Infections by Dasient Cnet has reported that there is an alarming rise in the number of websites (intentionally or accidentally) hosting malicious software.  Dasient, founded by former Googlers, has claimed that more than 640,000 websites and around 5.8 million pages are infected with malware, with...

  • Motorola DROID coming next week, exclusive to Verizon Wireless in US

    Verizon Wireless and Motorola have unveiled the new DROID by Motorola, which claims to be the first smartphone powered by Android 2.0. It will be available on 6 November in the United States exclusively at Verizon Wireless Communications Stores and online. Read on for the official release.

  • Verbatim Unveils 32Gb USB/eSATA Combo SSD

    Verbatim 32Gb USB/eSATA Combo SSD Verbatim has announced the 32Gb USB/eSATA Combo SSD, adding on to its lineup of portable storage. Measuring 80 x 23 x 9mm and weighing a mere 19g, the combo drive has 32Gb of storage space and features both USB 2.0 (read/write speeds up to...

  • Scythe Announces Two New Versions of Katana 3 CPU cooler

    Scythe Katana 3 “Type A” (SCKTN-3000A) Scythe has unveiled 2 new “basic” CPU coolers based on the Katana 3 released in March 2009. Both coolers, measuring 94 x 108 x 143mm and weighing 495g, are similar in specifications and performance with the exception of their mounting systems. The Katana...

  • Sony BDP-S765 Blu-ray player

    If you are looking for a stand-alone Blu-ray player to watch high-definition movies, consider the Sony BDP-S765 which is available at S$799. One unique feature of the Blu-ray player is the front USB port that allows you to plug in your USB flash drive and view your holiday photos.

  • Toshiba introduces Slim Series Portege T110 and T130 laptop

    Toshiba Computer Systems has launched their latest Slim Series Portege T110 and T130 laptops to meet the demands of mobile users who want performance and long battery life. Both the T110 and T130 feature Intel ultra-low voltage processors, are preinstalled with Windows 7 Home Premium operating systems and come in stylish Toshiba...

  • ASUS Engineers are here – ASUS Power Users’ Seminar

    ASUS listened. They flown in R & D Engineers from Taiwan to satisfy your crave!

  • Nvidia Ion 2 to release in Q4 2009

    Nvidia’s nifty pico-ITX motherboard platform, Ion, is set to get a refresh within the next two months. The first generation ion was a promising platform for netbooks and nettops, featuring the Geforce 9400M chipset, which is about 10 times faster than the pathetic 945 graphics that normally ship with...

  • [Rumour] AMD to cut jobs in Q1 2010

    Fudzilla reports that “industry sources” are confident AMD is preparing to cut “a lot of jobs” in Q1 2010. This follows in the wake of significant cutbacks in European operations in late 2008 and 2009. After suffering several quarters of losses, AMD finally posted a net income in Q3...

  • NETGEAR launches RangeMax Wireless-N Gigabit Router with USB

    The RangeMax Wireless-N Gigabit Router with USB is the latest offering from NETGEAR to boast superior wireless performance and range, and is also designed to serve as a open source Linux platform to support a wide number of applications created by multiple development partners and the dedicated open source community.

  • Logitech Wireless Presenter R400 and Professional Presenter R800

      Logitech has released the new Wireless Presenter R400 and Professional Presenter R800 to help users deliver an effective presentation. The R800 features a silent timer that lets you know how much time you had spent presenting, while the R400 comes with a red laser pointer for you to highlight certain...

  • GPU shipments grew 21.2% in Q3 ’09

    Jon Peddie Research have revealed GPU Shipment figures for Q3 ’09, and the results are quite amazing. Total GPU shipments grew an immense 21.2% over Q2 ’09. This is the highest quarter-to-quarter to growth in nine years! The big gainers were AMD and Intel, experiencing 30.2% and 25.2% growth...

  • Research in Motion launches BlackBerry App World in Singapore and Indonesia

    Today, Research in Motion has officially announced the launch of their BlackBerry App store in Singapore and Indonesia. Users can search and download huge range of free applications to their handset, including those built specifically for the region.

  • Opera 10′s Turbo Mode Scores Almost 3 Million Users

    Opera 10′s Turbo Mode DailyTech has reported that the Turbo Mode in Opera 10 (released in September) is its most well-liked function, with over 3 million people using it (to view 668 million compressed Web pages) within a month. Read more…

  • Ninite For Windows 7

    Ninite Folks over at Tomshardware has recommended a nifty utility called Ninite. It’s a software that allows users to “plunk” their favourite apps into 1 installer which will appear as a downloadable .exe file. Read more…

  • [Rumour] Intel to stagnate Core 2 prices

    Although Core i5/i7 Lynnfield CPUs are out in the wild, it must be noted that Intel have so far refused to cut prices of previous-gen Core 2 processors. The Core ix line will be further advanced come January 2010 with the introduction of dual-core Clarkdale CPUs, branded Core i3/i5....

  • FTC to file complaint against Intel

    Intel has once again found themselves in trouble with Antitrust authorities. Following closely after Intel’s unprecedented $1.45 billion fine by the EU, it is the United States Federal Trade Commission (FTC) who are set to file an official complaint. Intel responded by saying “Our business practices are lawful and...

  • Tilera announces 100-core CPU

    The makers of the TILE64 CPU are back with a new Tile Gx series of up to embedded CPUs with up to a 100 cores. While by no means a threat to Intel or AMD in the desktop arena, Tilera hope to cater to specific applications in the server...

  • Editorial: 7 Reasons to NOT stick with Windows XP

    You have probably seen an article posted by Gizmodo listing 7 reasons to stick with Windows XP. Well, there are certainly some reasons for sticking with Windows XP and the one that really makes sense is if your current system is too old to support Windows 7. You may...

  • MSI thin and light X340 and X600 X-Slim Series laptops receive WiMAX Forum Certification

    MSI has announced that their X-Slim series laptops (X340 and X600) have received WiMAX Forum Certification. In addition, the Taiwanese manufacturer has also claim to be the first to release a mini notebook capable of supporting WiMAX, in the form of Wind U120.