Subject: General Tech | January 16, 2007 - 05:24 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
The Microsoft Wireless Racing Wheel for the XBox360 is definitely aimed at enthusiasts. The wheel itself, and the foot pedals that come with it are scaled to almost life-size, so you don't end up feeling like you are driving a mini-kart when racing in Project Gotham or other hit titles, and the paddle shifters and normal Xbox buttons are within easy reach. Of course, the $150 price tag may limit the number of interested parties. [H]ard|OCP has the full review if you are interested in putting the peda
Subject: General Tech | January 16, 2007 - 04:03 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
The spoils go to the fastest. In this case, be a US resident, and get the best 3DMark06 score with Futuremark approved drivers and win a Dell 30" Ultrasharp widescreen flat panel monitor. Follow this link for all the details.
Subject: General Tech | January 16, 2007 - 12:21 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
KaZaA and Skype co-founders have some together to provide free TV content to the masses. The only catch is that there will be commercials, which are quite familiar to most people who watch TV in the first place. The Tech Report has more on Joost and it's competitors on their front page.
Subject: General Tech | January 15, 2007 - 03:48 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
LONDON and SANTA CLARA, Calif., Jan. 15, 2007 — Accelerating the availability of on-demand, broadband- delivered entertainment to PCs connected to TVs, Intel Corporation and Eros International, today announced the debut of Eros' premium Bollywood service on IntelÂ® Viiv™ technology-based PCs. Eros International is a London AIM-listed leading studio and distribution house within the Indian film industry known as "Bollywood."
Subject: General Tech | January 12, 2007 - 01:44 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
Gothic 3 sounded like an incredible game. It was to be a lot like Oblivion, but with a world you could influence in a much larger way than in the Elder Scrolls. It also seems to have driven one reviewer in grief counseling from the appearance of certain problems when trying to play, and the crushing disappointment of not being able to play. Read the full article at Gamehelper to see what happened.
Subject: General Tech | January 12, 2007 - 11:56 AM | Jeremy Hellstrom
The Inquirer has discovered the 3 main reasons that AMD bought ATI. The reasons the AMD VP mentioned give credit to an earlier story, which mentions that AMD was looking at buying either nVidia or ATI in 2005. The Core 2 Duo and significant price drops in processors have hurt AMD this year, lets hope that "Fusion" can wow people in 2008.
Subject: General Tech | January 12, 2007 - 11:41 AM | Jeremy Hellstrom
SUNNYVALE, Calif. â€” Jan. 11, 2007 â€” AMD (NYSE:AMD) today
announced revenue, excluding ATI-related segments, for the fourth quarter ended
December 31, 2006 is expected to increase approximately three percent from the
$1.33 billion reported in the third quarter of 2006.
Subject: General Tech | January 12, 2007 - 11:31 AM | Jeremy Hellstrom
LAS VEGAS, NV, January 8, 2007 â€” Corel Corporation (NASDAQ:CREL; TSX:CRE), a leading provider of digital media software, announced today that ASUSTeK Computer Inc. (TSE:2357), (ASUS), a worldwide leader in notebook computers, is bundling InterVideoÂ® WinDVDÂ® HD, the world's leading DVD playback software, with its new ASUSÂ® W1J series notebooks.
Subject: General Tech | January 11, 2007 - 01:32 PM | Jeremy Hellstrom
The Netgear EVA700 takes streaming digital content a step up. Like most of the other wireless media streamers, it supports MP3, MPG, WMA, WMV Xvid, DivX 4 and 5.11, OGG and more, but it can send a wireless 1080i picture as well. Read on at Hardware Zone to find out more about this handy wireless multimedia streaming device.
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