Oculus Rift VR headset priced at US $599
Published in News
Wednesday, 06 January 2016 19:07

Oculus Rift VR headset priced at US $599


Pre-orders live, first units shipping in March

As promised, Oculus has opened up pre-orders for the first consumer virtual reality headset, the Oculus Rift, with a price set at US $599.

Samsung announces new Portable SSD T3 at CES 2016
Published in Memory


Hits 2TB with the new version 

Samsung has unveiled the new Portable SSD T3 at Consumer Electronics Show 2016 in Las Vegas, which will bring both up to 2TB capacity as well as feature a new USB 3.1 Type-C interface.

Zotac shows a new PCIe SSD at CES 2016
Published in Memory
Tuesday, 05 January 2016 16:26

Zotac shows a new PCIe SSD at CES 2016


Hopefully we will see it in action

Zotac, usually known for Nvidia Geforce graphics cards as well as the Zbox line of mini-PCs, is apparently serious about entering the SSD market as well as a new PCIe SSD has been spotted at CES 2016 show in Las Vegas.

Google Glass: Enterprise Edition shows up at FCC
Published in Wearables
Wednesday, 30 December 2015 11:14

Google Glass: Enterprise Edition shows up at FCC


Google still not talking about it

While the original Google Glass will never make it to the market, the newely leaked pictures that are live on the FCC website show the earlier rumored Google Glass: Enterprise Edition in all its glory.

Plextor to unveil M8Pe PCIe 3.0 SSD at CES 2016
Published in Memory
Wednesday, 30 December 2015 10:55

Plextor to unveil M8Pe PCIe 3.0 SSD at CES 2016


The successor of the cancelled M7e

Plextor has announced that it will show its new M8Pe PCIe 3.0 NVMe SSD at CES 2016 show in January.

Firefox OS shifts focus to other devices
Published in News
Tuesday, 29 December 2015 11:00

Firefox OS shifts focus to other devices


Routers, HDMI sticks, tablets, keyboard computers

While Mozilla might have decided to give up on Firefox OS as an operating system for smartphones, according to the latest leak, it is now shifting its focus on other devices like tablets, routers, HDMI sticks and more.

AMD confirms dual-GPU Gemini graphics card delay
Published in Graphics
Wednesday, 23 December 2015 14:55

AMD confirms dual-GPU Gemini graphics card delay


Wants to align it with VR headsets

We already wrote that AMD has delayed its dual-GPU Fiji-based graphics card, codename Gemini, from its earlier late 2015 launch date, AMD has now confirmed it, adding VR headsets late launch as the reason behind the delay.

EK Water Blocks unveils new Asus Maximus VIII Extreme Monoblock
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The EK-FB ASUS M8E Monoblock

After releasing a liquid cooling monoblock for the small Asus ROG Maximus VIII Impact motherboard, EK Water Blocks has now launched a new all-in-one monoblock meant to be used with the Asus' flagship Intel Z170-based Republic of Gamers Maximus VIII Extreme motherboard, the EK-FB ASUS M8E Monoblock.

Nvidia rolls out VR-ready Geforce 361.43 WHQL drivers
Published in Graphics


With GameWorks VR 1.1 and Oculus SDK support

Nvidia has rolled out its newest Geforce graphics drivers which does not feature much game improvements but rather focuses on virtual reality as it brings GameWorks VR 1.1 and support for the latest Oculus SDK, the Nvidia Geforce 361.43 WHQL.

Asus announces E3 Pro Gaming V5 Intel Xeon motherboard
Published in Motherboards


Server chipset designed for gamers

Asus has announced its new gaming-grade E3 Pro Gaming V5 motheboard based on Intel's C232 Express chipset as well as Asus exclusive gaming features.