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Wi-Fi Video Home Monitoring Camera – SpotCam – Announces Time Lapse Feature

Wi-Fi Video Home Monitoring Camera SpotCam – Announces Time Lapse Feature World’s First Home Monitoring System that Can Make Time Lapse Videos for Free December 08, 2014, Taipei Taiwan – SpotCam, the cloud home monitoring service startup, announces a new Time Lapse feature for its SpotCam Wi-Fi home monitoring camera. The new time lapse capability combined with SpotCam’s free 24 hours of cloud based recording lets users easily review a day’s worth of video footage in seconds. Time Lapse With the 24 hours of video stored for free on the cloud, SpotCam wireless security camera users can now easily make time lapse videos to quickly review a day’s video recording. Setting the time period and picture intervals lets users customize the time lapse. Whether for quickly reviewing surveillance footage, creating video diaries, or artistic vignettes, the new time lapse feature makes SpotCam more powerful than ever. “We have received a lot of positive feedback about our high quality yet affordable home monitoring solution with free cloud based recording,” says Jacky Lin, CEO of SpotCam. “The introduction of our time lapse video feature is just the first step of building SpotCam as the leading cloud based video monitoring solution for home and small business. We will continue to launch many other interesting and useful features on our cloud platform in the near future.” Simple to Setup, Simple to Use With incredibly easy setup, SpotCam makes it easy t...



Samsung 850 EVO 500GB SSD Review

We've seen some very impressive SSDs from Samsung in the recent past, as they've gone to considerable lengths to indeed push those boundaries, offering consumers something very special that can't be found elsewhere with other SSDs: RAPID Mode. Sounds like marketing jingo, we agree, but you'd be wrong to dismiss this one. RAPID Mode is unlike anything you've seen before, promising astonishing performance increases. Buckle up and let's take a closer look at the Samsung EVO 500GB and see just what this SSD can do.



CRYORIG Chromatic and Golden Special Edition Heatsinks Giveaway

CRYORIG Chromatic and Golden Special Edition Heatsinks Giveaway 08.12.2014, Taipei, Taiwan – In a gesture to thank the world wide PC community for the great support, CRYORIG is holding a total of two year-end giveaway events, with the grand prize being one 24 Karat Gold Plated R1 Ultimate CPU Cooler. At the end of the two separate events, CRYORIG will be handing out a total of 4 Special Edition heatsinks. The first event is opened only to CRYORIG VIP members, meaning members who have purchased and registered at least one CRYORIG product. One winner will be chosen after all entries end on December 31st, for a 24 Karat Gold Edition Gold Plated CRYORIG R1 Ultimate. The second event is opened for all users worldwide, where they have the chance to win one of total 3 CRYORIG heatsink model and color of their choice. Possible color combinations include: True Red, Deep Blue, Vibrant Orange and Fresh Green. The Chromatic Special Edition Heatsinks are designed to match color schemes from popular mainboard series. Application cutoff date also ends on midnight December 31st. CRYORIG Year End Giveaway CRYORIG’s Offizielle Facebookseite About CRYORIG Officially founded in 2013, CRYORIG is a fresh new comer to the PC peripherals and Cooling market with a core team of seasoned veterans. The team’s resumes include experiences with renowned brands such as Thermalright, Prolimatech and Phanteks. The members are overclockers and PC modding enthusiasts, with a passion to strive for n...



PureOverclock’s Annual Winter Giveaway for 2014 Week 1

Welcome to PureOverclock’s Annual Winter Giveaway for 2014! Week 1  Please Read Terms and Conditions below before entering. SHIPPING TO US ONLY. INTERNATIONAL ENTRANTS WILL HAVE OPTION OF PRIZE BEING SHIPPED TO US ADDRESS. It has been another exciting year in the PC Technology and Gaming industry, new toys and new games for us all. Our viewership has grown and our community has never been better. Helpful, intelligent and all around awesome. If you are not a part of the forum then you are missing out on a lot of intelligent conversation and fun. We have seen some nice projects from members of PureOC and we want to keep things like this going. So we teamed up with our partners to bring you the most exciting Winter Giveaway ever. Don’t believe me? Stick around to find out if I’m right! I know we will have a lot of people joining the giveaway and that is fine with us. Everyone needs to remember this is a FORUM Giveaway first and foremost. To say thank you to those that are part of the community. We welcome new faces as as we thank those we know. Happy Holidays and Good Luck to you all! PureOverlcock’s Winter Giveaway! Week 1



TRENDnet® Ships Home Smart Switch with Wireless Extender

TRENDnet® Ships Home Smart Switch with Wireless Extender TORRANCE, Calif. – December 4, 2014 -TRENDnet, a best-in-class wired and wireless networking hardware brand, today announces the availability of the Home Smart Switch with Wireless Extender, model THA-101-a combination smart electrical outlet and powerful N300 wireless extender. Place the THA-101 in a location where there is still two bars of home wireless signal strength from an existing wireless network, displayed on a mobile device. Plug in the THA-101 and follow a quick app-based installation. The powerful built-in N300 wireless extender then broadcasts a strong wireless signal to an area of your home with low or no wireless coverage. Plug in a light, fan, or appliance into the electrical outlet on the front of the THA-101 and use the free Apple® or AndroidT mobile app to turn the outlet on/off from a mobile device with an Internet connection. Users can also use the app to create a weekly on/off schedule, with varying daily on/off times, so that lights are on when returning home or to give the illusion of being home. Overcurrent protection trips a circuit relay, cutting power to the built-in outlet, when current exceeds 16 Amps. The free app displays detailed real-time electrical consumption including the current (in mA), voltage, power (in Watts), and total energy consumption (in kWh). “The THA-101 is easy to install,” stated Sonny Su, TRENDnet technology director, “and the app can mana...



Noctua Fan Round Up: Phase II Review

Introduction Noctua is a name synonymous with the idea of a nearly perfect fan. Some would say they are too pricey, but most people who have owned one usually deem the cost worth the quality of the product. In fact, the only quibble I’ve seen consistently stick with Noctua fans is the color scheme. While beige and brown provide a unique aesthetic that clearly defines the brand, it hardly fits in most color schemes that builders decide on for their rigs. Just when all hope was lost that we would ever see anything different, Noctua decided to give us two new colors in their arsenal of fans; a grey scheme for the Redux line and a black/brown scheme for their Industrial line. Before we dive into the fans, let’s learn a little bit about the company behind the magic.



Club 3D SenseVision Docking Stations

Docking Stations USB 3.0 is about 10 times faster than USB 2.0, making it the best choice for connecting a Docking Station and a great way to save time cutting down the transfer times and also the number of connections required for portable devices. Many users are stuck with a few connectivity ports in their portable device. Club 3D SenseVision Docking Stations allow them to add multiple external components like monitors and peripherals through a single USB 3.0 cable, making it easier and flexible. Whether you’re away from the office for an hour, a day or a week, the last thing you want to do when you get back is fumble with a chaotic web of cables in order to get your portable device connected. A Docking Station can make it a lot quicker and easier to reconnect your fully functioning desktop environment with wired network, keyboard, mouse, storage devices and external monitors. Embrace the new Club 3D SenseVision Docking Stations USB 3.0 Dual Display Docking Station CSV-3242HD Supports Dual Graphics DVI-I resolutions up to 2048×1152 2x USB 3.0 ports with BC 1.2 charging* 4x USB 2.0 ports Gigabit Ethernet 2.1 audio and microphone jack *Allows fast charge on Smartphones USB 3.0 4K Docking Station CSV-3103D Supports Dual Graphics DVI-I resolutions up to 2048×1152 HDMI™ resolutions up to 3840×2160 30Hz 3x USB 3.0 ports with BC 1.2 charging* Gigabit Ethernet 2.1 audio and microphone jack *Allows fast charge on Smartphones Y-Cabled DockPort A Hybrid MST H...



MMD presents the 40-inch 4K Philips UHD display

Big picture and excellent detail: Philips 40-inch 4K UHD display • Expansive 40-inch display for more space • Brilliant UltraClear 4K UHD with 3840 x 2160 resolution for greater precision • Slim bezel design Amsterdam, 3 December 2014: MMD, the leading technology company and brand license partner for Philips Monitors, announces a big-screen 40-inch addition to the line-up of Philips 4K Ultra HD displays. Offering four times the clarity and four times the resolution of Full HD, the new 40-inch BDM4065UC display delivers a dazzling viewing experience, unrivalled detail and precision in every application. The extra-large desktop provides plenty of room to spread out on, so users can navigate multiple applications and windows simultaneously, without ever losing the productivity-enhancing sense of space. A 40-inch desktop spread Commenting on the new 40-inch display with UltraClear 4K UHD resolution, Thomas Schade, Vice President EMEA at MMD says, “This new UltraClear UHD display is an exciting addition to the 4K line-up and sizes up the viewing experience at 4K level. With the clarity and brilliance of 4K UHD and 40 inches of screen real estate to play with, users will really notice the sense of space and precision detail in everything they do – from complex financial applications and scientific imaging to gaming or streaming movies.” Quadruple clarity and boost productivity with 4K UHD resolution Ultra High Definition offers four times the resolution of Full HD...



COUGAR launches 600K Gaming Keyboard

COUGAR launches 600K Gaming Keyboard  December 3rd 2014, Taipei – COUGAR, a leading player in the computer gaming hardware market announces today the release of a breakthrough product: the COUGAR 600K Gaming Keyboard. Sharing design with the award-winning COUGAR 700K that already conquered the desktops of thousands of players, the 600K offers a radically different approach with the same quality. While the COUGAR 700K satisfied the needs of those gamers who crave for extended functionality and full customization, the 600K caters for the purists, those people for which the most important is that nothing gets in the way. The 600K is a N-Key Rollover mechanical keyboard featuring Cherry MX Switches. Its purist approach to functionality means that there is no need to install drivers or set it up to start using it. Opening the box and plugging the golden-plated USB connector to the PC is all that is needed to get it working. To complement this, and in a strictly non-intrusive way, a few essential functions useful for gaming are incorporated, which need no configuration or installation. The 600K allows for quick adjustment of the repeat rate of keys, especially useful for games which require pressing repeatedly a specific key. Apart from this, a dedicated key to activate or deactivate the Windows key, a lighting control for the WASD and Direction keys LED and multimedia keys supplement the core functions. These extra keys are all located on top of the keyboard, so they will no...



Tesoro Announces Christmas Calendar Global Giveaway

Tesoro Announces Christmas Calendar Global Giveaway Enter for a Chance to Win Tesoro PC Gaming Peripherals Everyday of December   December 2, 2014, Milpitas CA, USA – Tesoro Technology USA Inc., a manufacturer of high-tech gaming products, today announces the Christmas Calendar Giveaway, in which entrants have a chance to win Tesoro PC Gaming Peripherals everyday of December. New Prizes Everyday Everyday of December, Tesoro will announce a new prize, such as the Excalibur RGB mechanical keyboard or Kuven Pro true 5.1 headset that is available to win on their brand new website as well as on their Facebook page. Gamers only have to like the daily post for a chance to win the daily prize. Partners and Collaborations Throughout the month of December Tesoro will also be teaming up with media and partners to expand the prize possibilities. Stay tuned everyday of December to see what great giveaway is happening. Keep informed about the daily prizes on the: Tesoro Website (www.tesorotec.com) and Facebook page (www.facebook.com/TESORO.USA) About Tesoro Technology USA Inc. Established in 2011, Tesoro Technology USA Inc is a team of multinational gaming enthusiasts with over 30 years industry experience with one objective – make ultra-durable products that give the best gaming experience. To achieve this, Tesoro conceptualizes products from the input and feedback from the gaming community, and then builds them using the highest grade components. As a gamers company, Tesoro c...



Addonics Announces Ultra DigiDrive (UDD25) HDD/SDD Reader/Writer Family

Addonics Announces Ultra DigiDrive (UDD25) HDD/SDD Reader/Writer Family — New Series Includes Internal/External Versions with up to 6Gbps Transfer Rates SAN JOSE, CA (December 2, 2014) — Addonics Technologies (www.addonics.com) today announced the Addonics UDD25, a family of four reader/writers for 2.5-inch HDD / SSD, M2 card, mSATA SSD, CFast card or CF cards. The series provides fast data transfer rates of up to 6 Gbps in both internal and portable versions, including write-protected models that support read only. The portable Addonics Pocket UDD25 and Addonics Internal UDD25 can Read/Write to 2.5″ SATA HDD/SSD or storage media with same dimension and connectors of a standard 2.5″ SATA HDD. The Internal UDD25 is designed to mount directly into a standard 3.5-inch drive bay. Both models can connect to any system via a SATA or USB 3.0 / 2.0 port. The portable Pocket Read Only UDD25 and the Internal Read Only UDD25 have the same functions and media flexibility with the added ability to block write commands. The Write Protect feature ensures absolute protection to the storage media from virus contamination or data tampering. It is a great tool for sharing drives containing important data among different users or for forensic applications. The Read Only models essentially treat any hard drive or SSD as read only storage similar to optical media. Both models connect to any system via USB 3.0/2.0 port   All Addonics UDD25 solutions support up to 6 Gbps ...



ASUSTOR to Debut New NAS Applications at CES 2015

ASUSTOR to Debut New NAS Applications at CES 2015 ASUSTOR to exhibit new 70, 51, 50 series NAS models at CES 2015 at the Trump International Hotel Las Vegas. All NAS devices are equipped with ADM 2.3, the latest version of the world’s first App-based NAS operating system. ASUSTOR will be presenting its comprehensive cloud storage technology which includes exciting new enterprise and multimedia applications. ASUSTOR welcomes all those who are interested to visit them and experience the latest in NAS technology, firsthand.   Date: Monday January 5th – Thursday January 8th, 2015 Time: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM (9:00 AM – 12:00 PM on January 8th) Location: Trump International Hotel Las Vegas (2000 Fashion Show Drive, Las Vegas, NV 89109 USA ) The exact suite number for ASUSTOR’s exhibit will be announced 2 weeks before CES on the official ASUSTOR website. Taipei, Taiwan, November 27th, 2014 – ASUSTOR Inc., a leading innovator and provider of network storage solutions, will showcase its latest 70, 51, and 50 series NAS models at CES 2015 in Las Vegas from January 5th – 8th. These new models are equipped with Intel® Core i3-4330 3.5GHz dual-core, Celeron J1900 2.0GHz quad-core, and Celeron J1800 2.41GHz dual-core processors respectively, providing home and business users with brand new storage solution options. ASUSTOR’s unique NAS lineup was developed based on an App-based concept. Different from traditional NAS operating systems, ASUSTOR’s ADM operating system al...



Minor updates for 3DMark and PCMark 8

Minor updates for 3DMark and PCMark 8 3DMark v1.4.828 (Windows) This is a minor update. Benchmark scores are unaffected. IMPROVED SystemInfo module updated to 4.32 for improved hardware detection. Reduced hardware monitoring overhead (was already negligible). Product key is no longer visible on the Help tab unless you choose to reveal it. FIXED Fixed a memory access violation issue with Ice Storm and Cloud Gate that could occasionally cause crashes in stress testing scenarios. Letterboxed scaling mode now retains a 16:9 aspect ratio even when selecting a non-default Output Resolution on the Help tab. PROFESSIONAL EDITION ONLY Fixed the “No outputs found on DXGI adapter” issue in the Command Line application affecting laptops with NVIDIA Optimus graphics switching technology. Fixed custom_x.3dmdef files to use the centred scaling mode by default. You can now change the scaling mode from a .3dmdef file and via command line. DOWNLOAD http://www.futuremark.com/benchmarks/3dmark#windows PCMark 8 v2.3.293 A bug fix in this update means that scores from the Storage Consistency and Storage Adaptivity tests included in PCMark 8 Professional Edition may improve slightly on some hardware. Other benchmark scores are not affected. IMPROVED SystemInfo module updated to 4.32 for improved hardware compatibility. FIXED Fixed an issue that could cause the Adobe After Effects test to fail. Fixed an issue that prevented the Storage benchmark from running on dynamic disks, includin...






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