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  • Opinion: Buffalo's external USB 3.0 hard drives hit market

    The USB 3.0 race heated up yesterday, with the news that Buffalo's HD-HU3 range of hard drives will be the world's first SuperSpeed drives to make it to market when they ship in Japan later this month.

  • LaCie Starck Desktop Hard Drive

    LaCie has launched two new external hard drives designed in conjunction with Philippe Starck.

  • News: Microsoft to launch multi-touch mouse?

    Microsoft is developing a mouse with multi-touch technology.

  • News: Analysis: Apple readying new mouse?

    An Apple patent application that describes multitouch gestures indicates the forthcoming launch of a new mouse or keyboard rather than the predicted Apple iTablet

  • Opinion: Hey Apple: don't mess with the Mighty Mouse

    Apple appears to be readying a new version of its Mighty Mouse, possibly planning to launch it later this year with a set of new iMacs. But here's my advice to Apple: don't mess with the mouse.

  • News: AMD versus Intel - budget chips compared

    Intel and AMD are the processor's biggest players and they're constantly battling for dominance, now more than ever in the value market.

  • News: IDF analysis: Intel plans for x86 chips, world domination

    At this year's Intel Developer Forum, Intel demonstrated its vision of Intel x86 chips powering everything: from your PC, to your TV.

  • News: Nvidia demos Fermi super GPU

    Nvidia showed off a new GPU architecture on Wednesday that it hopes will allow it to move beyond gaming to play a greater role in the supercomputing market.

  • News: Smartphones, netbooks lead global GPS surge

    The unabated interest in GPS-enabled smartphones during the recession has been a life-saver for the GPS semiconductor industry, and future growth will be fueled by the integration of GPS in feature phones across Europe and Asia, and its appearance in new consumer form factors such as MIDs, netbooks, media players, gaming consoles, GPS watches, digital cameras, and connected cars.

  • News: Freecom launches first USB 3.0 hard drive

    Freecom on Thursday introduced one of the earliest devices based on the USB 3.0 standard: a portable hard drive that provides faster data-transfer rates compared to drives based on the older USB 2.0 standard.

  • News: Intel readies Pineview netbook processors

    Intel will ship a new line of Atom processors for netbooks and nettops during the fourth quarter of this year, a company official said late on Wednesday.

  • Wacom Bamboo graphics tablet

    Graphics tablet specialist Wacom has introduced a new range of Bamboo tablets, merging interactive multi-touch functionality with pen tablet technology in a single device.

  • News: AMD first with DirectX-supporting Radeon cards

    AMD has launched its much anticipated HD5800 series of graphics chips, the first DirectX 11-supporting processors which hit the market a month before Windows 7's official release.

  • News: MIT scientists aim to keep Moore's Law alive

    Scientists at MIT have have used a combination of silicon and gallium nitride, a hard material frequently used in LEDs, to create a hybrid microchip that they say is smaller, faster and more efficient than today's processors.

  • News: Seagate launches world's fastest hard drive

    Seagate has announced the world's first SATA 3.0 hard drive, the Barracuda XT, making good its promise of earlier this year to start selling hardware capable of keeping up with the high-performance interface.

  • News: 46m internet dongles ship in 2009

    Shipments of cellular modems (commonly known as dongles), which provide direct Internet connectivity to laptops and other portable devices, are forecast to exceed 46 million this year.

  • i-Buddy USB alert device

    Lava Accessories has launched the i-Buddy - a USB gadget that comes alive in a bid to alert PC users when they get a message or email on their PC.

  • News: Sony unveils thinnest ever Walkman

    The world is still focused on the new iPod nano and Zune HD, but that didn't stop Sony from unveiling its thinnest Walkman ever yesterday. Sony's new NW-A840 Series devices measure just over a quarter inch thick.

  • News: Arm boosts speed of Cortex A9

    ARM Holdings has boosted the clock speed of its Cortex A9 processor to 2GHz, in a bid to offer better application performance while drawing less power.

  • News: Microsoft Zune HD launches in the US

    Microsoft has launched the Microsoft Zune HD portable music player in the US.



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