Article | 2/07/2010
15 crazy PC case mods
Case mods: Few may do them, but many gawk at the crazy creations coming out of enthusiasts' basements, garages, factories, and laboratories. These mad...
Article | 11/06/2010
What's in a smartphone processor? Increasingly a lot
Whenever a hot new smartphone hits the market, one of the key specifications techies look at is its processor, which is primarily responsible for runn...
Article | 8/06/2010
The Aussies are coming! -- Gigabyte Open Overclocking Championships 2010
Australian overclocking fanatics crowded into Kingpin Bowling at Darling Harbour, Sydney, to watch master overclockers push their hardware to the limi...
Article | 26/05/2010
The 10 best hacks of 2010 (so far)
In honor of Towel Day, and the Glorious 25th of May, here are ten of our most favorite hacks featured in Geek Tech in the last five months, running th...
Article | 3/04/2010
Alienware's M11x Laptop Easy to Take With You
If you're a PC gamer sick of lugging around an oversized monster with awful battery life just to play games, Alienware's M11x is your salvation. This ...
Article | 27/03/2010
First Look: Nvidia GeForce GTX 480
Is the GeForce GTX 480 fashionably late, or just plain late? ATI has been tooting the DirectX 11 horn for quite some time now, while their competitors...
Article | 22/03/2010
Top 10 most insane PC case mods
From some very talented people come some awesome and some very weird PC case designs
Article | 19/03/2010
Multicore requires OS rework, Windows architect advises
With chip makers continuing to increase the number of cores they include on each new generation of their processors, perhaps it's time to rethink the ...
Article | 13/03/2010
Newegg: Get your fake Intel CPUs here
This story is just too wild to ignore: It seems Newegg has quite a bit of old egg on its face this week after it shipped customers "counterfeit" Intel...
Article | 12/03/2010
Intel Core i7-980X: when four cores aren't enough
Intel has announced its latest Extreme Edition processor, the Core i7-980X. Like the recently released 2010 Clarkdale lineup, the i7-980X (previously ...
Article | 12/03/2010
Intel wins top spots in SSD storage drive ranking
Chip giant Intel won first place in a ranking of flash memory-based Solid State Drives (SSDs), in which the researcher, DRAMeXchange Technology, pillo...
Article | 9/03/2010
Four reasons to beware fake Intel CPUs
Reports have been circulating that online retailer Newegg sold as many as 300 counterfeit Intel Core i7 processors. The inferior packaging, blatant sp...
Article | 26/02/2010
Speccy public beta gives geeky system details
Want to get the rundown on every aspect of your system hardware? Speccy (free public beta) gives so much detailed, technical information about hardwar...
Article | 20/02/2010
Meet Magic-1, the homemade CPU
Have you ever wanted to build your own minicomputer, but felt restricted by the available selection of microprocessors? You may remember Magic-1, the ...
Article | 12/02/2010
Best deals of the week: 12 February
Check out some of the great tech bargains we've rounded up.
Article | 10/02/2010
Nvidia unveils Optimus switchable graphics technology
Does your laptop have switchable graphics? You know, both an integrated graphics chip that sips energy and gives you long battery life along with a di...
Article | 2/02/2010
Intel, Micron introduce 25nm NAND flash production
2010 will go down as the year flash storage goes mainstream. Intel-Micron Flash Technologies -- a Lehi, Utah-based joint venture from the two companie...
Article | 22/01/2010
Vendors come out in force to support Intel's Core CPU launch
Intel yesterday had a fancy launch for its Core i3, Core i5 and Core i7 CPUs. With over a dozen vendors on hand to showcase their latest laptops, PCs ...
Article | 13/01/2010
Mobile Snapdragon chip to hit 1.5Ghz, dual-core in 2010
Reactions to the Nexus One have been mixed now that the hardware is out, but one place that surely isn't lacking is the Snapdragon processor. With a 1...
Article | 13/01/2010
Arm CEO: Intel far behind in smartphone market
For more than a decade Arm Holdings has designed chips that have powered mobile handsets and smartphones like Apple's iPhone. The company now faces a ...