• ATI Radeon HD 5870 Reviews, Benchmarks Sum Up

    After months of speculation, ATI’s HD 5800 series is finally upon us. Leading to the build-up, nearly all details have been leaked, so there are no major surprises. The NDA deadline has now passed, and several reviews are now available around the internet. More details next page.

  • Rumor: Leaked Meeting Minutes Reveals Sony Motion Controller Launch Date

    Discovered by a French site, Sega’s public relations FTP site recently have an interesting addition: Meeting minutes from on August 5 meeting between Sega and Sony Computer Entertainment America.

  • Intel Announces Moblin 2.1 For Phones, Atom Developer Program

    More updates are coming in from the live twitters in IDF 09. Key updates include the mostly on Atom now. Lots of exciting details here..

  • Intel Announces 22nm Chips for 2011

    In a very short update on Intel’s Developer Forums twitter (prolly 5mins ago we saw it), Intel had announced 22nm chips which is targeted for launch in 2011. The keynote came from Intel’s Paul Otellini in Intel Developer Forums (IDF) which is an event starts on 22-24 September.

  • Pioneer CDJ-900 and CDJ-2000 designed to please professional DJs

    Pioneer has announced two new multi-format performance players, the CDJ-900 and CDJ-2000, which are capable of playing from various music sources such as CD and USB storage devices, and come with rekordbox music database management software. Read on for the press releases.

  • Ninja Kunai USB Drive

    Geekstuff4u.com has a really cool looking ninja kunai memory drive for sale online. Measuring 107 mm(W) x 21 mm(D) X 13.5 mm(H), it features a 2Gb storage capacity and retails for ¥ 11,500.00 (SGD$178.25 equivalent). Certainly nice to own 1 but $178.25 for 2Gb of storage space is kind...

  • Top 10 free windows applications

    Insidehw has reviewed and compiled a list of free Windows applications for use in our everyday lives. Some of the recommended freewares (e.g. Firefox, Thunderbird, Winamp) are no strangers to us so folks, read on to find out more!

  • Top 10 travel destinations for geeks

    Digital Trends has posted an article on “10 of the coolest science and tech destinations in the world” for geeks. Some of the recommended destinations in the list include Akihabara District in Japan, the Kennedy Space Center in Florida, Silicon Valley, CA, Chernobyl Exclusion Zone etc. My personal favorite is...

  • Nissan Leaf Electric Car makes “beautiful” Noise

    Bloomberg has an article on the almost silent Nissan Leaf all-electric vehicle. A major concern is the vehicle’s almost zero noise operation as it may be potentially dangerous to pedestrians, children and the elderly on the streets. To address the concern, Nissan shall be equipping the Leaf with a...

  • Teclast T56 MP4 player claims world’s first to support 1080p H.264 videos

    Teclast China has unveiled their new T56 which claims to be the world’s first portable media player (PMP) that supports high definition (HD) 1080p H.264 videos. On top of that, it also has HDMI output for user to output the HD videos on their LCD TVs.

  • SATA To Come With New Interface- mSATA

    Serial ATA International Organization (SATA-IO) have announced a new specification – mSATA (you can call it mini-SATA)  interface, targeted towards Small Form Factors

  • AMD to bring 6-core ‘Thuban’ Processor To Consumers

    Looks like AMD is going all out in the War of Cores, while everyone might be worried about the platform compatibility. No worries – it is backward compatible with AM3 and AM2+ boards

  • Sony Ericsson MH907 Headphones comes with Motion Controls

    This latest Sony Ericsson MH907 headphones incorporates motion controls that allow users to start/stop playing their favorite songs, and answer/end phone calls without having to press the button on a remote control.

  • MSI announced X-Slim X610 laptop; MT-V656 PMP spotted

    Taiwanese manufacturer MSI is known for its mainboards, graphics cards and laptop products. But it seems the maker is also getting into the portable media player (PMP) market. According to sources, the 3-inch MT-V6456 PMP has been spotted in China, though we couldn’t find the news release for it....

  • AmazonBasics – Amazon to sell own brand of electronic products

    Seattle-based Amazon.com Inc. has begun to market and sell its own line of electronic products called “AmazonBasics” this weekend in the US. The line, which includes audio and video cables, computer networking cables and blank DVDs, is an interesting diversion from its core business of online retailing. If this...

  • Jetpack Ride Awaits on eBay

    Ever wanted to realize your dream of personal flight? Martin Aircraft Company Limited is auctioning off the opportunity to be the first person outside the “Martin Jetpack” development team to “be a Jetpack test pilot.” With a start bid price of USD$30,000 for six flights on the jetpack on eBay,...

  • Computer Games Make You More Efficient at Work

    Volvo has just confirmed what we have always believed in for years – video games are great! Head over here to find out how Volvo IT has managed to develop a computer game to teach principles of lean production in manufacturing and assembly to more than 90,000 Volvo employees...

  • Tom’s reviews Lian-Li PC-V351 and nMedia PC HTPC 8000

    Thomas over at Tom’s Hardware had reviewed 2 home-theaters PC (HTPC) cases, namely the Lian-Li PC-V351 and nMedia PC HTPC 8000. Read on to find out what he has to say about them here! “Most Tom’s Hardware readers are technology-savvy enough to appreciate the concept of a home-theater PC...

  • Kingston SSDNow V+ Review

    Kingston’s latest solid state drive, the SSDNow V+, packs in Samsung’s newest SSD controller and a generous amount of cache. Can this new entrant outshine established players?

  • Sapphire ATI Radeon HD 5850/5870 pictured

    Japanese website Hermitage akihabara have scored front 3/4th view pictures of Sapphire’s Radeon HD 5850 and 5870 in good quality. Both the HD 5800 series cards are virtually identical from the outside – except for length. The HD 5850 ends up shorter – around 9.5″/24cm, around HD 4870/90 length;...