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Introducing the HoloDesk

Posted by Mark Bridge On November - 1 - 2011 0 Comment

I was surfing the web when I came across this interesting piece of technology.  It’s called the HoloDesk, which is a novel interactive system combining an optical see-through display, and Kinect camera to create the illusion that users are directly interacting with 3D graphics. I did a proposal that featured bringing back the arcades with virtual reality  [ Read More ]

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Spill-Proof Keyboard

Posted by Mark Bridge On October - 27 - 2011 1 Comment

I have broken a couple of keyboards by spilling my drink on it.  When that happens I always wonder why no one ever made a spill-proof keyboard.  Now it looks like a company has taken up the task.  AZio Levetron Mech4 is a new heavy-duty gaming keyboard that is designed to be spill-resistant with tight  [ Read More ]

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EVGA SuperClocked GTX 580

Posted by Edward Perry On September - 23 - 2011 0 Comment

Some time ago NVidia released their single Fastest GPU in the world, the GTX 580 Priced at $500 this card is massively powerful. It has everything you will every need for DX11 gaming, triple monitor support and 3D vision. I’m picking up one today in anticipation for the Battlefield 3 Beta due out Sept 29th,  [ Read More ]

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According to an Engadget article, Its Unimaginatively titled “The World’s Smallest Camera” and  priced at $99.95, this little wanker packs a petite, two megapixel autofocus sensor capable of recording VGA video. It hasn’t released yet but I will be keeping my eye on this one. Now when a cop pulls you over for no reason  [ Read More ]

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Microsoft shows off Xbox Live on Windows 8

Posted by Edward Perry On September - 16 - 2011 0 Comment

Microsoft’s Avi Ben-Menahem took the time to briefly showcase what would be possible with Xbox Live and Windows 8.  It’s obviously in a very early state, but already we’re seeing signs of cross-platform multiplayer game support, and an (unsurprisingly) Metro-style universe supplanting the existing Games for Windows Live. Nuff said take a look at the  [ Read More ]

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AMD Breaks Overclock Records: 8.4 GHZ CPU

Posted by Edward Perry On September - 14 - 2011 0 Comment

Today is an amazing day for AMD, utilizing liquid Nitrogen and the 8 Core Bulldozer processor they were able to surpass the previous Guinness World Record of 8.308GHz with their processor achieving 8.429GHz. AMD says that users will be provided with software to push its new CPU to new heights themselves when it releases later this year.

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Courtesy of Engadget dot com, I Read an article  that informed me on whats to come with Windows 8. Here are some of the Details: All Windows 7 applications will run natively on Windows 8 Security update notifications have been minimized to the lower right of the log-in screen Refreshed Windows Task Manager suspends apps  [ Read More ]

AMD Bulldozer Processor

Posted by Edward Perry On September - 12 - 2011 0 Comment

AMD announced today that they started shipping new processors based of the Bulldozer Architecture. According to Megagames.com, the initial production of the world’s first 16-core x86 processor, codenamed “Interlagos,” began in August and shipping to customers is already underway. “This is a monumental moment for the industry as this first ‘Bulldozer’ core represents the beginning  [ Read More ]

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Nvidia Licenses SLI To AMD chipsets

Posted by Edward Perry On September - 12 - 2011 0 Comment

When AMD acquired ATI in 2006 they have been Intels/Nvidia’s main competitor in PC gaming. Until now AMD chipsets only supported Crossfire(Dual ATI video cards). Tom Peterson, Nvidia’s Director of Technical marketng had this to say: “In recent years, AMD’s stature as the preferred gaming CPU fell by the wayside and Intel CPUs have been  [ Read More ]

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