EVGA enters modular liquid cooling business
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Modular 3/8 tubing using Asetek reference designs


EVGA has been a company that always reserves some of the best suites at CES. This year at the Bellagio Hotel, it showcased the latest product lineup for this year in motherboards, PSUs, notebooks, cases and graphics that included an appealing surprise for some of its top enthusiast and overclocking customers.

Second Nvidia Shield portable shows up in FCC filing
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Shorter, thicker console with larger display


Over the weekend, a new Nvidia Shield portable device was uncovered from some FCC listings appearing back in July, showing a device using the same controller and flip screen as the original with a few minor revisions.

ODG unveils R8 and R9 smartglasses at CES
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45-degree and 50-degree fields of view at 720p and 1080p


Osterhout Design Group had a presence at Intel’s CES booth this year, where it unveiled two new pairs of smartglasses designed to deliver a fully untethered, hands-free PC experience with the flexibility of a virtual, 65-inch transparent ACdisplay.

Gigabyte shows more v7 gaming notebooks at CES
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Kaby Lake with Geforce GTX 1050/Ti, 1060 and 1070


Gigabyte had quite a few notebooks to present during its media event at CES, not the least of which included its Aorus thin and lightweight gaming series, along with some refreshes to its traditional Aero and P series lineups, and a new Sabre 15-inch design.

Gigabyte unveils Aorus v7 gaming notebooks at CES
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Kaby Lake, 144Hz and UHD displays, relatively lightweight


Gigabyte is a well-known PC company that has dofne a remarkable job in delivering top-tier components in its motherboard and notebook product designs over the last three decades for enthusiast overclockers and more recently a range of casual to serious gamers.

Lian Li unveils latest case lineup at CES
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Sleek acrylic front and side panels on stand-out designs


In one of the lower level halls at the very back of a large room in the Las Vegas Convention Center was the Lian Li booth, where the company unveiled a new line of PC chasses set to be released later this quarter.

MediaTek revenues jump 29 percent in 2016
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Strategy this year is to sell high-end smartphone SoCs


MediaTek, the fabless semiconductor company from Taiwan that provides SoCs for HDTVs, Blu-ray players and wireless products, saw its revenues jump by 29.2 percent year-over-year to a record high of $8.6 billion (¥$275.51 billion), according to the latest industry reports.

Google brings Tango augmented reality to museums
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Just pick up a Lenovo Phab 2 Pro at front desk


Google’s augmented reality platform, Tango, is set to appear in museums later this year for visitors to interact with a variety of exhibitions and cultural artifacts using their smartphones, according to the company’s latest blog post.

MSI unveils Z270 motherboard lineup at CES
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Supporting up to DDR4 4000MHz, Intel Optane SSDs


During a trip over the weekend to MSI’s product suite at the Venetian Hotel in Las Vegas, we were able to check out the company’s Z270 desktop motherboard product line for overclockers, gamers, military users, and professionals alike.

ATSC 3.0 will change watching TV on mobiles
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Bringing unlimited over-the-air broadcasting to mobile devices


During the media day at CES, we attended a panel on the future of over-the-air TV broadcasts using a significant revision to the current delivery interface called ATSC 3.0.