Two Senate Democrats, Max Baucus of Montana and Mark Pryor of Arkansas, officially introduced the “Cyber Safety for Kids Act of 2006.” The new bill would push for the Bush administration to create an “.xxx” domain, which would be reserved specifically for pornographic web sites. The ultimate goal would be for parents to be able
SCEI would launch PLAYSTATION®3 (PS3) in early November 2006 in Japan, North America and Europe simultaneously. With a monthly production capacity of one million units, SCEI will push forward a powerful product launch to spread the platform rapidly throughout the world, together with a strong and attractive lineup of PS3 game titles. PS3 incorporates the
Creative’s upcoming Warehouse Sale promises a host of unbeatable promotions and products at attractive prices. For those who may have missed the IT Show 2006, the opportunity for great bargains is back again! One of the key highlights at this upcoming sale includes the limited-edition Zen Vision:M in pink color, available at just $ 599.
Creative today introduced its latest portable MP3 player that is a perfect fit for users with an active lifestyle. The Creative MuVo S200 comes with 1GB of built-in memory and is available at S$ 199.00. An even more affordable 512MB model is priced at just S$ 149.00. Both models are slated for shipment in Singapore
Intel mentioned that Robson will have a version for desktop computers called Snowgrass. The technology is currently in the works and is planned to be released after Robson. Motherboard makers will have designs that contain a slot designed to take a Snowgrass NAND module. Intel’s current Snowgrass specification calls for a modular design, but it
DigiTimes has an interview with Henri Richard revealing plans for new AMD K8L architecture in 2007. Well, if we’re going to be more open about 2007 plans, I think Computex would be a good time to start saying a little more about it since that’s where we are introducing our AM2 new infrastructure. That’s not
Intel is outfitting server, storage and telecommunications equipment makers with a new ingredient for squeezing more performance out of space– and power–constrained environments. With total dissipated power (TDP) of 31 watts, the new low–voltage Dual–Core Intel Xeon processor is ideal for deployments requiring high compute density and power optimization, including single–height (1U) chassis and blade
We have done up a new setup consisting of an AMD FX60, DFI Venus motherboard, NVIDIA 7900GTX & Silverstone Zeus ST75ZF power supply. We tried -92C cooling on the GPU core and brought it up to 1GHz through 3D Mark 06! More details, head right this way.
LG announced today that Lee Young Ae, the star of Daejanggeum (English title; A Jewel in the palace), has signed a contract as the company’s face for upcoming marketing campaigns aimed at the Asian market. LG’s integrated marketing campaign for Asia will kick off in January and features both advertising and promotional activities across the
Iomega announced the Iomega® REV® Loader 280, an innovative new desktop autoloader for small business backup and archive duties. Utilizing superior removable technology created by Iomega with standard hard drive components, the Iomega REV® Loader 280 provides access to 280 GB* (560 GB compressed) of storage, managing up to eight removable 35 GB* REV disks
With much hype about battery life with regards to MP3 players, this new MSI Megaplayer 540 will surely have an edge over them all. Featuring a solar cell battery charger, this player will theoretically never run out of juice if you’re in a sunny area. Comes with a 4GB hard drive, to keep music going
The Skype internet telephony protocol had gained quite a large acceptance over the short few years since it’s debut. Now, Panasonic has a new cordless phone, that not only could do your regular landed line telephony, it also had WiFi and supports Skype telephony. Not only that this device doesn’t require a PC or router,
Engadget has a scoop about a crazy set of systems, hooked to 24 LCD displays, with a total resolution of 10240 x 3072. With this sort of resolution, it requires a set 12 Linux servers running distributed computing software to drive the monster displays. But with this sort of power, it could only do Quake
Intel is said to be adopting next generation 802.16d (WiMax) standard in the next version of Centrino platforms for notebooks. With 802.11x standards being wildly popular, it is said that the next gen Centrino platform would also support 802.11b/g/n networks ontop of the WiMax standard. With this, we could assume that the notebook would be
With NVIDIA acquired ULi, SiS will be the undisputed core logic maker in Taiwan. Although SiS and VIA used to be on the same level years ago, it appears that SiS is on the rebound, introducing a slew of interesting core logics this year. One of the interesting product from SiS would be their 665
It has been a while since we have last taken a look at an ABIT motherboard. Today, we will be taking a look at the ABIT KN8 SLi, the latest addition to the SLI boards available to consumers at a really attractive price.
Engadget has reported on a new HTC Pocket PC phone during their walk at Cebit 2006. Named HTC Hermes, this new smartphone comes with WiFi B and G standards, 300MHz Samsung processor, Bluetooth 2.0, 128MB flash and 64MB memory, 2.8-inch display, 2.1 megapixel camera, and a secondary videoconferencing camera. Sounds like an interesting phone to
Just when you think LCD TVs are not going to get bigger, due to it’s absurd pricing / tech limitations, LG-Philips’ newest LCD TV will probably stun you. They’ve just announced the 7th Gen substrate that is about 76" by 89" and properly sized it according the the aspect ratio. With approx. max resolution of
Although most of today’s notebooks are not meant for any form of moderate gaming, here’s something that will interest the mobile gamer – SLi on notebooks. NVIDIA has officially announced their flagship multi GPU technology for the mobile notebook form factor. "Desktop PCs featuring SLI technology still had the performance edge. They needed that edge
During NVIDIA’s 6th Annual Editors’ Day, the media was given the chance to try out the Quad SLI systems that will soon be offered first by the System Builders such as Dell and Alienware. We took the chance to examine Quad SLI closely and ran some benchmarks on the Extreme HD Gaming Monsters…