Online News May 18, 2012

  • [Techpowerup.com] (PR) ASUS Releases the P8C WS Motherboard with the Intel C216 Chipset

    The ASUS P8C WS motherboard combines the advantages of several product classes. While mainly a workstation board, it also incorporates server readiness, and can be easily used in high end standard desktop builds.

    As a flexible choice for system integrators, its compact design and Intel C216…

  • [Techpowerup.com] (PR) Diablotek Introduces the TITAN XT ATX Mid Tower

    Diablotek, a world leader in the design and manufacturing of high-performance, computer components today announced the launch of its latest creation: the Titan XT.

    “I am pleased to announce our latest model the Titan XT, designed for System integrators, resellers, or even enthusiast this case…

  • [VR-Zone.com] Intel’s first Thunderbolt equipped motherboard nearly here

    vr-zone.com – Image: http://resources.vr-zone.net/uploads/15909/dz77re_75k_2.jpg

    We have to say that Intel’s first Thunderbolt equipped motherboard is something of an anti-climax, as the DZ77RE-75K is nigh on identical to the DZ77GA-70K, although we spotted at least one change beyond the…

  • [Techpowerup.com] (PR) Acer Announces TravelMate P243 Series Notebooks

    Designed to meet the needs of SMB and SOHO for multi-task processing performance, efficiency and reliability, the new Acer TravelMate P243 add to the mix a pleasant yet practical design. All details have been fine-tuned by Acer to offer the optimal user experience whether at home or on the go.
  • [Techpowerup.com] (PR) HP Board Declares Regular Dividend

    The HP board of directors has declared a regular cash dividend of 13.2 cents per share on the company’s common stock.

    The dividend, the third in HP’s fiscal year 2012, is payable on July 5, 2012, to stockholders of record as of the close of business on June 13, 2012.

    HP has approximately 2…

  • [Techpowerup.com] (PR) MSI MOA 2012 Round 1: Americas Qualifier Ended Successfully, EMEA Qualifier Continues

    The first round of the annual MOA (Master Overclocking Arena) 2012 Americas Qualifier, held by the world-renowned mainboard and graphics card manufacturer MSI, ended successfully on May 10. There were overclocking experts from eight countries in the America region who competed in this event; the…
  • [Techpowerup.com] Intel Desktop Board Extreme Series DZ77RE-75K Pictured

    Intel is ready to top off its Desktop Board Extreme Series 7-series “Panther Point” lineup with the DZ77RE-75K. Its most characteristic feature is Thunderbolt I/O. Along with a handful other high-end socket LGA1155 motherboards featuring the 10 Gb/s interconnect, the DZ77RE-75K will be launched…
  • [Techpowerup.com] ELSA Catches Up With Its Gladiac GeForce GTX 670 Graphics Card

    Japanese company ELSA, which specializes in Quadro and GeForce graphics cards, finally unveiled its Gladiac GeForce GTX 670 graphics card (model: GD670-2GERX). Pictured below, the ELSA’s card sticks to NVIDIA reference design, except for the color of the PCB. It even sticks to reference clock…
  • [VR-Zone.com] Asus launches the O!Play Media Pro set-top box

    vr-zone.com – Image: http://resources.vr-zone.net/uploads/15908/OPlay_Media_Pro_1.jpg

    If you live in a country with DVB-T terrestrial digital TV, then Asus’ new O!Play Media Pro set-top box might be of interest to you, as beyond being a DVB-T tuner with EPG support, it’s also a media player…

  • [Techreport.com] Release roundup: New coolers and old motherboards

    With the Computex trade show barely three weeks away, the flow of new releases from Far Eastern hardware makers is starting to slow. Still, a handful of notable announcement hit our inbox this week:

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  • [Techreport.com] LinkedIn profiles tease new Mirror’s Edge, Bad Company titles

    Almost a year ago, EA Games President Frank Gibeau told GameTrailers (http://www.gametrailers.com/video/e3-2011-electronic-arts/715358) that EA was “actively looking at how to bring [Mirror's Edge] back in the right way.” A sequel to the first-person free-running action game based on Battlefield…
  • [Techreport.com] Thursday Shortbread

    *_Eight is Enough_*

    1. The facts about Xfinity TV and Xbox 360: Comcast is not prioritizing (http://blog.comcast.com/2012/05/the-facts-about-xfinity-tv-and-xbox-360-comcast-is-not-prioritizing.html)
    2. Bloomberg: Biggest attack on Apple computers didn’t pay off…

  • [Bigbruin.com] Thermaltake Chaser MK-1 Full Tower Case

    Image: http://bigbruin.com/images/articles/808/icon.jpg (http://bigbruin.com/content/ttchasermk1_1)The Chaser MK-1 is one of Thermaltake’s latest full towers and includes some great features, such as: an internal USB 3.0 connection, a hard drive dock, color-shift fans, and an integrated fan…
  • [Anandtech.com] Corsair Vengeance C70 Case Review: Going for the Gamers

    Corsair has had an excellent run as a case designer, showing growth with each new enclosure by adding some features, subtracting other ones, moving things around, and generally continuing to experiment. The Obsidian and Carbide lines in particular have shown healthy progress, but today Corsair…
  • [Techreport.com] Video mockup shows Metro version of Firefox

    I apparently missed this last week, but it’s worth a look if you haven’t seen it. Ever wonder what Firefox will look like in Windows 8′s Metro environment? We got an early glimpse (http://techreport.com/discussions.x/22891) earlier this month, when Mozilla announced plans for a unified Firefox…

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