Guru3D has taken a look at PowerColor's HD 4850 with 2GB of memory. As ambitious as this may be, the extra memory isn't justifiable on a mid-range solution.
The term "low-cost" won't be associated with the Eee PC lineup shortly, as two new categories are on the way (Ultimate and Pro Fashion) which will cost between $700-900.
Trade magazine MCV has revealed that FIFA 09 will be released to UK residents on October 3rd. Over 250 improvements have been made, including a 20-player online mode.
id Software's John Carmack revealed that Doom 4 will be based more on Doom 2 rather than 3. He added that the games multiplayer mode will have a "much larger presence".
Nvidia's upcoming ForceWare 180 driver release is the company's next "Big bang". Perhaps the biggest addition is the use of secondary GPU's as dedicated PhysX processors.
Microsoft has admitted overestimating its Windows Mobile shipments for the full 2008 fiscal year. 18 million licenses were sold, some 2 million short of initial expectations.
Thermaltake has added the missing piece of the puzzle to its DuOrb lineup, alias the RamOrb. Weighing in at 136 grams, the fan spins at 4500 RPM, generating 20 dBA.
The faulty mobile GPU saga continues in the form of a list which identifies the Dell and HP systems affected. It does look as if every single 8600M and 8400M chip is faulty.
Microsoft's Kevin Unangst recently informed the press that, among many things, DirectX 11 will be backwards compatible with Vista, and won't rely purely on Windows 7.
News broke from DigiTimes earlier that Nvidia was quitting the chipset business. In an effort to clear the air, a Nvidia response says the claims were "groundless".
Sun Microsystem's profits fell by 73% in fiscal quarter four, according to Yahoo Finance. This translates into earnings of $88m, compared to last year's $329m.
Hitachi has "demonstrated the technical feasibility" of a HDD which boasts 610GB per square inch. With this density, capacities could rise by 40% annually.
Corsair has busted the record for the highest clocked DDR3 memory. Using a X48 motherboard with an E8400 (645MHz FSB), the company reached speeds of 2580MHz.