Online News June 4, 2012

  • [Techpowerup.com] (PR) AMD Catalyst Receives Windows 8 Certification

    AMD is proud to announce that it has received Windows Hardware Certification (WHC) for an AMD Catalyst graphics driver (with full support for the new WDDM 1.2 driver model) on Windows 8. This landmark moment reflects both our commitment to AMD Radeon graphics customers, and our vision of providing…
  • [Techpowerup.com] Nintendo Shows Off Ergonomic Wii U Pro Controller

    For all those put off with the ergonomics of Nintendo’s standard Wii U controller, the console giant is planning a new ergonomic gamepad for games that can make do with just common controls (D-pad, axes, four buttons, triggers). Called the Wii U Pro Controller, the gamepad dons a similar shape to…
  • [Techpowerup.com] (PR) Acer Announces Windows 8 All-In-One U Series

    Acer today announces two new Windows 8 all-in-one (AIO) PCs at Computex Taipei: the Aspire 7600U (27-inch) and the Aspire 5600U (23-inch).

    The striking Aspire 7600U supports up to 64-point simultaneous touch from all angles, enabling use by multiple users at once. It features 0 to 90 degree…

  • [Techpowerup.com] (PR) Acer Presents Windows 8 Tablets with Full-HD Touchscreens

    Acer presents two of its newest Windows 8 tablets at Computex Taipei. The ICONIA W510 evolves the computing experience with three different modes of touchscreen operation, while the ICONIA W700 is the best-performing Windows 8 tablet with the added versatility of a cradle. Both designed to set new…
  • [Techpowerup.com] (PR) AMD Makes "Life More Brilliant" at 2012 COMPUTEX TAIPEI

    AMD will welcome attendees, customers and partners to COMPUTEX TAIPEI 2012 with system demonstrations of the second generation AMD A-Series Accelerated Processor Unit (APU) and the newest AMD E-Series APUs, both designed for best-in-class PC entertainment, gaming, and battery life. A debut event…
  • [Techpowerup.com] (PR) Kingston Technology to Ship Ultra-fast 2666 MHz HyperX Memory

    Kingston Technology Company, Inc., the independent world leader in memory products, today announced it is shipping HyperX dual-channel kits engineered especially for the new Intel third-generation Core i7 and i5 processors (Ivy Bridge). Kingston HyperX memory is available in 16GB and 8GB kits of…
  • [Techpowerup.com] (PR) Acer Introduces Premium Touch Ultrabook – Aspire S7

    Acer today introduces its newest premium Windows 8 Ultrabook devices – the Aspire S7 Series – at Computex Taipei. Available in two sizes, 13.3-inch and 11.6-inch, these are the thinnest and smallest, respectively, Full HD touch Ultrabooks. Both feature a sleek aluminum metallic unibody design and…
  • [Techpowerup.com] (PR) Computex 2012 Best Choice MSI to Show 4 Major Laptop Series

    MSI will be rolling out its latest generation of G Series gaming laptops, including the GT60, GT70, GE60, and GE70, June 5-9 at Booth L0810 on the fourth floor of TWTC Nangang Exhibition Hall. Other notebook computers to be displayed include the U270 with AMD’s latest Brazos 2.0 processor, the high…
  • [Techpowerup.com] J&W Readies Consumer Variant of M001 Fanless PC

    Earlier this month, J&W unveiled the M001 (http://www.techpowerup.com/165831/J-amp-W-Intros-M001-Nettop.html), a fanless industrial PC (IPC). The company is poised to unveil its affordable variant targeting the consumer nettop market, at Computex. It will be launched in two affordable models,…
  • [VR-Zone.com] Intel Thunderbolt Briefing at Computex – New motherboards and devices!

    vr-zone.com – Image: http://resources.vr-zone.net/uploads/16142/P1050790.jpg

    Coverage is ongoing… but we bring you a few snaps of some interesting Cactus Ridge 4C equpped ASRock and Gigabyte Thunderbolt enabled motherboards, MSI’s breakout PCIe Graphics Thunderbolt box and other never seen…

  • [Bit-tech.net] Bit-tech & Custom PC Awards 2012 Winners Announced

    Image: http://images.bit-tech.net/content_images/2012/06/bit-tech-custom-pc-awards-2012-winners-an/featured_double.jpg (http://www.bit-tech.net/hardware/2012/06/03/bit-tech-custom-pc-awards-2012-winners-an/1)You voted in your thousands, now find out who won.Image:…
  • [Techpowerup.com] (PR) MAINGEAR Leads the March of Ultraportable Gaming with the New Pulse 11

    MAINGEAR, an award-winning PC system builder offering custom desktops, notebooks, workstations, is now adding the Pulse 11 high performance ultraportable laptop solution to their product line and is unmatched in its class for PC gamers who want to harness desktop-like power wherever they go.
  • [Techpowerup.com] (PR) DisplayLink Supports 3rd Generation Intel Core Processors

    DisplayLink, the leading provider of technology for virtual graphics and USB-connected computing, today announced its support for 3rd generation Intel Core processors and supporting mobile Intel QM77 and Intel QS77 express chipsets with SuperSpeed USB 3.0.

    DisplayLink’s DL-3000 chip platform…

  • [Techreport.com] 13.5-inch OLED prototype has 3840×2160 pixels

    Good news on the display front. Sharp and Semiconductor Energy Laboratory have jointly developed a new oxide semiconductor that promises screens with higher resolutions, lower power consumption, and narrower bezels. The tech adds a crystalline structure to an oxide semiconductor that would…
  • [Techreport.com] Sunday Shortbread

    *_7 Up_*

    1. The NY Times: Obama order (http://www.nytimes.com/2012/06/01/world/middleeast/obama-ordered-wave-of-cyberattacks-against-iran.html) set up wave of cyberattacks against Iran
    2. Fudzilla: OCZ to take Computex show by storm…

About the Author