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Archive for January 24th, 2021

‘Year of the Snake Prize Draw’ Winners Announced

City of Industry, California,, March 07, 2013 – GIGABYTE TECHNOLOGY Co. Ltd., a leading manufacturer of motherboards and graphics cards, today announced the winners of its latest overclocking competition, the ‘Year of the Snake Prize Draw’, an open prize draw hosted at HWBOT.org To celebrate the start of the Chinese Year of the Snake, we invited all HWBOT members to consider shedding their CPU-Z skin and adopt ours. All overclocking score submissions on HWBOT.org featuring the new GIGABYTE OC Edition CPU-Z, were automatically entered in a weekly prize draw to win a GIGABYTE Z77N-WIFI motherboard. Prize draws were made on February 8th, 15th, 22nd and 28th.   Year of the Snake Prize Draw Winners: Week 1: kryptonian_sher Week 2: JOHNI5 Week 3: 1BadMoJoe Week 4: EURO_BUCKS You can also visit the contest webpage hosted at HWBOT here: http://hwbot.org/competition/gbt_snake_prize_draw   GIGABYTE OC Edition CPU-Z CPU-Z is a freeware hardware detection app from CPUID that monitors and gathers information about your PC. GIGABYTE has worked with CPUID to develop special OC version that we think appeals to overclockers. You can download the CPU-Z GIGABYTE OC Edition here: http://www.cpuid.com/ GIGABYTE Z77N-WIFI Mini-ITX Motherboards Measuring just 17cm by 17cm, the GIGABYTE Z77N-WIFI is a Mini-ITX form factor motherboard that combines a range of connectivity options that include Dual HDMI ports and Dual Gigabit LAN, plus an onboard WiFi/Bluetooth 4.0 module that also supp...



New App, OverDog, Matches Up Pro Athletes with Fans in a Video Game Face-Off

Players, such as Chris Kluwe of the Minnesota Vikings and David Price of the Tampa Bay Rays, challenge fans to Madden, Call of Duty, HALO, FIFA and more NASHVILLE- March 7, 2013- From the gridiron to the gaming console, professional football players like Matt Forte from the Chicago Bears, want to challenge YOU to Madden. Tampa Bay Rays cannon, David Price, dares you to hit his fastball in MLB 2K13. Are you up for it? New app, OverDog, connects athletes from all sports to their fans through any video game title. Fans who support OverDog on Kickstarter will receive exclusive access during the mobile app’s beta window which will be closed to the general public until Fall. “So many athletes love video games. They’re young and competitive, and enjoy connecting with their fans. OverDog is an easy, efficient way to bring fans and players together. We’ve got NFL Pro Bowlers, UFC fighters, Olympic Gold Medalists – you name it,” says OverDog co-founder and former Chicago Bear, Hunter Hillenmeyer. “These athletes may have spent years mastering their sport with practice and weight training- but in the online gaming arena everyone is equal.” Straight out of the OverDog playbook, here’s how this innovative and exciting application works: Simply put, athletes post video challenges through the mobile app which notifies subscribers. Fans who choose to accept the challenge are put into a random drawing by OverDog who streamlines the selection and “friending” proces...



Evercool is going to launch two new latptop tables; Keith & Bossa nova

Evercool release two different styles of cooling tables Keith & Bossa nova (Model No: NTC-101/102) in 2013. Keith (Model No: NTC-101)– To identify the collection among visions and further design with familiarities from childhood memories, Keith (Model No: NTC-101) appears with a wood look to give it a pleasing color. Keith table surface applies MDF scratchproof treatment that is resistant to or capable of withstanding scratches. Bossa nova (Model No: NTC-102)– Bossa nova design inspired by refreshing ocean appears, characterized with blue color and wave lines. Plastic desk is lightweight, easy for carrying. Bossa nova (Model No: NTC-101) has a delightful blue air outlet design with two Evercool 80mm silent fan increase the speed of NB heat conduction.  For more details, please visit the website: Keith (NTC-101): http://www.evercool.com.tw/categories/global/cooler/tabletcoolingtable/ntc-101/keith.php Bossa nova (NTC-102) :http://www.evercool.com.tw/categories/global/cooler/tabletcoolingtable/ntc-102/bossanova.php



 
 
 
 
 

Gelid Black Edition CPU Cooler Review

When you hear the name Gelid, what's the first thing that comes to mind? For most it's PC case fans. Gelid is known for some of the quietest PC case fans. However, they've also produced some thermal compounds, some VGA cooling units and even a case. Furthermore, they recently stepped into the realm of CPU cooling as well. They were kind enough to send us their new Black Edition CPU cooler to check out. Let's see if Gelid can include good performance, yet keep their quiet fan reputation in the same package.





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