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Panasonic TC-L55ET60 Review @ TechReviewSource.com
     Sun, Jun 02 2013 | 10:14A | Hard Drives | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
The Panasonic TC-LET60 series is a moderately priced LED HDTV line that delivers a high contrast ratio, inky blacks, and outstanding image detail. You also get a nice selection of Web apps, built-in Wi-Fi, and passive 3D with two sets of glasses."
  FULL STORY @ TECHREVIEWSOURCE.COM

Dropcam HD Review @ TestFreaks
     Sun, Jun 02 2013 | 10:10A | Imaging | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Over these past 12 months I am not sure which product class Ive reviewed more network attached storage devices or Wi-Fi video monitoring solutions. Today we look at the latter as the Dropcam HD is our review subject. Founded in 2009, Dropcam specializes in video monitoring and have recently upgraded their product line with an HD camera version, which features 720p video. "
  FULL STORY @ TESTFREAKS.COM

Intel Haswell 4th Generation CPU: i5-4670K and i7-4770K Review @ Madshrimps
     Sun, Jun 02 2013 | 9:31A | CPU / Processors | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Intel keeps on pushing their technology to the max. Even while being the performance leader in most hardware segments, their engineers are driven to (re)design new architectures to satisfy the end-user`s desire for more speed. However the focus with this CPU generation is not purely based on raw speed; this 4th generation main objective is to reduce the power consumption to the max, to gain grounds in the portable market. Rumor that Intel was pulling out of the desktop market has partially become reality. Not leaving the desktop market for what it is, as they will continue to develop the chipsets and processors. With Haswell we see the last releases of Intel`s own motherboard branch. The market share of notebooks, ultrabooks, tablets and mini enclosures are steadily taking over the market share of the desktop. Enhanced battery life, a result of a reduced power consumption, an enhanced onboard graphic chip and the reduction of required motherboard components are the major trademarks of Intel`s 4th generation processors. Time to put both K skews to the test."
  FULL STORY @ MADSHRIMPS.BE

Gigabyte Z87X-UD3H Motherboard @ Hardware Secrets
     Sun, Jun 02 2013 | 9:22A | Motherboards | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
The Gigabyte Z87X-UD3H is a top mid-range socket LGA1150 motherboard targeted to the Haswell processors (fourth-generation Core i3, Core i5, and Core i7 processors). Let`s see what this motherboard has to offer."
  FULL STORY @ HARDWARESECRETS.COM

ROCCAT Hiro Mousepad Review
     Sun, Jun 02 2013 | 8:21A | Mouse Pads | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
For the Speed comparison, I turned the DeathAdder to 3500 DPI with the goal to see if the mousepad was still readable. The good news is the Razer DeathAdder picked up the Hiro and I could barely keep track of where the mouse went. The worst surface was the desk - I almost had to pick up the mouse before it moved off the desk. There is not much to this observation, but just remember fast is good because you can always turn down the sensitivity. On the other hand, if your mouse does not pick it up the pad in the first place, then that becomes a problem. I find myself leaving the DeathAdder at 1800 DPI and making slight adjustments in game. If you are playing a real-time strategy (RTS) game, a low DPI might suit you better, but I`ve also known a few people who max out the DPI so they don`t have to move their hand basically at all."
  FULL STORY @ OVERCLOCKERSCLUB.COM

Rosewill RPLC-500 500 Mbps Powerline Networking Kit Review @ ThinkComputers.org
     Sat, Jun 01 2013 | 4:27P | Networking | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
In terms of getting a network connection from one point to another in a way that most folk consider neat and orderly, some ways are easier than others. Running Ethernet or coaxial cable can be messy for existing structures, and sometimes theres a reason not to use WiFi. When those two standard options are out, the next one to consider is Powerline networking. Powerline is oft-forgotten, because most folk reach for a better WiFi router when they need it. The 500 Mbps RPLC-500 Kit from Rosewill is a new contender in this space. It offers a smaller wall wart adapter than some of its competitors offerings and great power saving features. Its plug-and-play operation lets users get up and running in no time."
  FULL STORY @ THINKCOMPUTERS

MSI Z87-G45 Gaming @ LanOC Reviews
     Sat, Jun 01 2013 | 2:13P | Games | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Our first look at a non-Intel Z87 motherboard today is the Z87-G45 Gaming from the folks over at MSI. With a gaming focus I am really excited to see what the board is all about. At a quick glance at both the packaging and the board itself its clear that MSI is going with the dragon theme that we saw on a few of their notebooks this year at CES. Im curious if the MSI Z87-G45 Gaming will be on fire, or just fizzle out. Lets take a closer look and find out!"
  FULL STORY @ LANOC.ORG

 
A year later: Transformer Prime @ LanOC Reviews
     Sat, Jun 01 2013 | 2:09P | Mobile Devices | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Im going to come clean to you guys/girls. I have had tablets for the past 2-3 years and for the first few years, I really never put them to use. I found them to be cumbersome, slow, and there just wasn`t enough reason to use them. Frankly I could do it all on my phone just as well, with a smaller screen of course. About a year ago I had a Transformer Prime come in. With Nvidias Tegra 3 quad core CPU I was intrigued and the optional keyboard was icing on the cake. I decided to REALLY give it a try and see what I thought. A year later I want to talk a little about my experience."
  FULL STORY @ LANOC.ORG

Intel Core i7-4770K CPU
     Sat, Jun 01 2013 | 1:06P | CPU / Processors | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
The Intel Core i7-4770K CPU arrived Technic3D. We will check the new Processor from Intel against the older Core i7, i5, i3, AMD Bulldozer, Phenom II and many more on Windows 7. More see you in the following Review."
  FULL STORY @ TECHNIC3D.COM

Leawo Total Media Converter Ultimate @ Benchmark Reviews
     Sat, Jun 01 2013 | 12:35P | Software | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
The Leawo Total Media Converter Ultimate claims to be an all-inclusive media management system that allows you to transcode and backup Blu-ray, DVD, and just about any other media format available. The Total Media Converter Ultimate is priced at $99, which makes it one of the pricier options for media conversion and storage. In this article, Benchmark Reviews will look at the Leawo Total Media Converter Ultimate and determine if it is worth the price premium for the functionality it provides."
  FULL STORY @ BENCHMARKREVIEWS.COM

Intel HD 2000/2500/3000/4000 Linux OpenGL Comparison
     Sat, Jun 01 2013 | 12:14P | Motherboards | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
For seeing where the current OpenGL driver performance stands for Intel`s open-source Linux graphics driver on Sandy Bridge and Ivy Bridge processors, the very latest Linux kernel and Mesa development code were tested across four different processors to stress the HD 2000, HD 2500, HD 3000, and HD 4000 graphics capabilities atop Ubuntu."
  FULL STORY @ PHORONIX.COM

Infortrend EonNAS Pro 510 NAS Review
     Sat, Jun 01 2013 | 12:12P | Servers | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
Infortrend delivered the first 2-bay NAS we would ever consider and now they bring us the first NAS in this price category with dedupe. What is dedupe and how can this product increase your office productivity? Chris has the answer for us today."
  FULL STORY @ TWEAKTOWN.COM

ASRock Z77E-ITX Motherboard Review @ Madshrimps
     Sat, Jun 01 2013 | 11:35A | Motherboards | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
The Z77E-ITX board from ASRock can help us build our dream HTPC machine by supplying a ton of USB ports, eSATA, integrated Wi-Fi adapter + external antenna assembly, a good quality Realtek audio CODEC and more. For easy configuration we can either use the modern UEFI interface or fine-tune the performance via AXTU. Of course, ASRock has also added the usual 555 advertised applications like XFast RAM, XFast USB or XFast LAN."
  FULL STORY @ MADSHRIMPS.BE

QNAP TurboNAS TS-221 NAS Server
     Sat, Jun 01 2013 | 10:53A | Servers | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
NAS (network attached storage) devices/servers have taken the market by storm these past few years, that pretty much is old news what however may come as a surprise to most people is that mid-end solutions aimed for office and SMB use are actually quite higher in sales around the world compared to both high-end Enterprise/SMB and entry-level home/SOHO solutions. The reasons for that are quite simple and so you can have a powerful NAS unit that`s extremely easy to setup, has all the applications your heart desires right out of the box (ok almost since you may have to download extra ones) and of course is able to run 24/7/365 and not having to worry about stability issues and power consumption levels since the average one uses slightly over 20W while operating at full capacity. QNAP is trying to bridge the gap between entry level and mid-level NAS devices with their latest TurboNAS TS-X21 line and today we will be taking the TS-221 for a ride."
  FULL STORY @ NIKKTECH.COM

NVIDIA GeForce Chips Comparison Table @ Hardware Secrets
     Sat, Jun 01 2013 | 10:14A | Video Cards | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
If you don`t follow the video card market almost daily, it is really complicated to understand the differences between the several different NVIDIA graphics chips available on the market today. To facilitate knowing and understanding the differences among these chips, we have compiled the following table:"
  FULL STORY @ HARDWARESECRETS.COM

NVIDIA GeForce GTX 780 3GB Overclocked - Closing the gap on the GTX TITAN
     Sat, Jun 01 2013 | 10:14A | Video Cards | PermaLink
Posted by: STAFF
We overclock NVIDIA`s new GeForce GTX 780 video card to see just what kind of performance we can get out the new GPU. It has the $999 GTX TITAN in its view."
  FULL STORY @ TWEAKTOWN.COM

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