ASUS VivoMini VC65

ASUS VivoMini VC65 Is The Smallest PC That Has Four Drive Bays

ASUS recently introduced the VivoMini VC65 series for those looking for a mini computer (sub 2-liter) with a versatile modular design. The ASUS VivoMini VC65 series currently consists of two models; VC65 and VC65R. What makes this PC series unique and really interesting is the face that ASUS claims that it is the smallest mini …more

Jim Keller

Jim Keller Turns Up At Tesla

It appears that famed CPU architect Jim Keller is now employed over at Tesla Motors as Vice President of Autopilot Hardware Engineering. Tesla has confirmed the hire to Electrek in the statement below. Jim Keller is joining Tesla as Vice President of Autopilot Hardware Engineering. Jim will bring together the best internal and external hardware technologies …more

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AMD Talks About VR, Polaris, Radeon R9 Fury X2 and Sonic the Hedgehog at VRLA

Roy Taylor, Corporate Vice President of Alliances for AMD, was one of the keynote speakers at the VRLA Winter Expo. The full video of the keynote presentation has been published by VRLA and is certainly worth a watch if you are interested in VR. Mr. Taylor covered a ton of stuff in his talk, so be sure …more

tomb raider

NVIDIA GeForce 361.75 Drivers Released For Rise of the Tomb Raider and The Division

NVIDIA has released GeForce 361.75 Game Ready WHQL Drivers and you can download them right now! These are the drivers that NVIDIA GeForce owners should be using when they go to play Rise of the Tomb Raider and Tom Clancy’s The Division (Beta) for the very first time this weekend. This is a big weekend for gamers as the …more

CPU-Z v1.75 on Broadwell 5775C

CPU-Z 1.75 Released With Intel Broadwell-E CPU Support

CPU-Z Version 1.75 has been released and it supports the upcoming Intel Broadwell-E processor series for the Intel X99 platform! If you’ve been patiently waiting for the Intel Core i7-6950X with 10 physical cores and 20 logical threads to come out it looks like the multi-threading beast is close. Rumor has it that current Intel X99 owners …more

Tom Clancy The Division

Recommended PC Specs For Tom Clancy’s The Division

Have you signed up or gotten an access code for the closed beta period for Tom Clancy’s The Division game title that begins on January 29th for PC users?  The game is still in development, but the PC system requirements for the beta period have been released. The recommended graphics card for the game title will be a …more

Surface AC Cord Recall

Microsoft Surface Pro AC Power Cord Recall

Microsoft has announced a voluntary product component recall on all Surface Pro AC power cords sold before March 15th, 2015. This recall could possibly impact those that own a Microsoft Surface Pro, Surface Pro 2 or Surface Pro 3. If the AC power cord is wound too tightly, twisted or pinched over an extended period of time …more


Lynktec’s ReelJuice On Backorder Due to High Demand

Lynktec’s ReelJuice On Backorder Due to High Demand Over the years, we have seen great ideas just disappear due to various reasons.  Last year at CES Lynktec was showing a new mobile charger designed to charge devices without needing to carry around extra cords.  That wasn’t anything really new, we already have a wide range …more

MyCharge Type-C

MyCharge Updates Mobile Device Charging With Type-C

MyCharge Updates Mobile Device Charging MyCharge is one of a dozen companies that specialize in charging portable devices, they have a range of portable device chargers to suite almost any need.  Their devices include the features that users need such as Hyper-Charging, Rapid Recharge, battery power retention for up to a year, and simultaneously charging …more

Tough Tested Pro+ Cable

Tough Tested Premieres USB Cable with Circuit Breaker at CES 2016

Tough Tested Premieres USB Cable with Circuit Breaker at CES 2016 Tough Tested has a wide range of products geared for outdoor usage.  Their rugged line includes various cables, portable battery chargers, earbuds, and speakers.  Tough Tested builds their products with durable materials, designed to be chemical resistant, and withstand extreme temperatures.  Tough Tested’s products …more

Finsix Dart vs Brick

FINsix Dart The World’s Smallest Laptop Charger At CES 2016

FINsix Dart The World’s Smallest Laptop Charger Throughout CES, we are seeing chargers that can charge laptops and USB devices at the same time, however they are generally rather large.  A few years ago, FINsix was a small startup, now they are preparing to ship their first ultra small universal laptop charger, the Dart. The Dart …more

Worst Passwords

The 25 Most Popular Passwords of 2015

For the past five years, Splashdata has published an annual list of the 25 most commonly used passwords that they have derived from millions of stolen passwords over the past 12 months. The 2015 list is the result of over 2 million leaked passwords that have made it online. This list is an attempt to educate people …more

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Microsoft Ending New CPU Support in Windows 7 and Windows 8.1

We missed this over the weekend, but last Friday Microsoft Executive Vice President, Windows and Devices Group, Terry Myerson, wrote a blog post that says Microsoft will no longer be supporting ‘old’ processors for users that are running Windows 7 and Windows 8.1. For example, Windows 10 will be the only supported Windows platform on Intel’s upcoming ‘Kaby Lake’ …more


In Win Surprises With New Brushed Aluminum Hardware

In Win Surprises With New Brushed Aluminum Hardware In Win is one of those companies that is continually impressing enthusiasts with their unique designs with implementation of brushed aluminum and tempered glass into their products. Mobile Battery Chargers Occassionally companies diversify their product offerings depending on market demands, this year, In Win is introducing a …more