Asus has unveiled its latest video card called the Republic of Gamers Mars 760. This is a high-end video card that offers a pair of NVIDIA GTX 760 GPUs on one video card for improved performance. Asus says that the new video card will deliver faster gaming performance than the NVIDIA GTX Titan.
When computer gamers need more performance from their gaming PCs one of the most common places to start is with an upgraded video card. Nvidia video card partner EVGA has announced some interesting deals for the holiday season of 2013 that gamers can take advantage of right now. EVGA has unveiled some very nice free game bundles to along with some of its high-end video cards.
Facebook serves up a huge amount of data each and every day from the millions and millions of users of its social network. When Facebook introduced its graph search feature, the amount of data the social networks served up increased significantly. Not only did the amount of data served up increase, the speed at which the data was required increased as well.
Earlier this month we mentioned the CuBox-i series small form factor computers when they first surfaced. At the time we knew pretty much all the hardware details on the machines, but we didn't know exactly how much they would cost or when they would be available. More details have surfaced this week and the computers can be pre-ordered right now.
Epitomizing the cliche "small but terrible", Gigabyte's upgraded BRIC ultra compact PC offers quite a lot in terms of raw power while remaining locked up in a chassis no bigger than your hand. Gigabyte's BRIX line represents a growing trend of packing mid- to high-end components in ever decreasing device sizes.
We've heard extensively about the gradual decline of the consumer PC market, with industry leaders feeling the pain as consumers gravitate towards more mobile devices: tablets and smartphones. NVIDIA is one such company that has felt the squeeze, and its response is a strong one: an expansion of its business model with an announcement that it will begin licensing Kepler architecture.
Maingear has announced that it is now offering the world's fastest video card inside select M a aingear gaming computers. The video card in question is the new AMD Radeon HD 7990 unveiled earlier this week. This is a seriously impressive, and very large video card requiring three slots inside your computer.
Giada has unveiled a new and very small fully featured mini-ITX mainboard called the N70E-DR. The little mainboard is aimed specifically at users looking to build network attached storage. The manufacturer of the motherboard says that the board will allow users to build low-cost implementations of NAS servers for file sharing, data backup, and media server functionality.
Fusion-io makes some of the most unique and interesting storage devices on the market today. The company makes storage devices that use solid-state storage rather than spinning magnetic platters. However, the storage devices offered by the manufacturer plug into PCI Express slots rather than traditional SATA ports.
Intel has announced that it will be shutting down its Desktop Motherboard group in the next few years, with the Haswell motherboards being the last of its offerings. The company will still supply chipsets to third parties, but will cease developing its own desktop motherboards once the Haswell launch is over.