Google introduce the Octane JavaScript browser benchmark

Google are the latest company to contribute a browser benchmark to the market. Probably optimised for Google Chrome this browser benchmark uses a JavaScript benchmark suite to put browsers through their paces. Octane is a browser benchmark that measures performance when running the “complex and demanding web applications that users interact with daily”. Most of […]

Tegra 3 arrives on the first mini-ITX motherboard

Tegra 3 is an impressive chip in terms of what it can deliver at such a low price point (just $ 21 for the chip) and power envelope which is in this case less than 7W. The Tegra 3 makes a decent performing system possible, as well as making Android based gaming a reality too […]

Windows 8 Preview users can get $39.99 upgrade to final version

Microsoft recently announced that Windows 7, Vista and XP users with a legitimate license would all be able to upgrade to Windows 8 for just $ 39.99. Meaning those with cracked copies of Windows or older than XP operating systems wouldn’t be able to access the special offer, and would probably have to pay $ […]

Belkin Announces Entry Into 802.11ac Wireless Networking Market

Belkin today announced plans to become one of the first to market with a line of wireless dual-band routers supporting the new 802.11ac wireless networking standard. New Belkin products will feature Broadcom’s fifth generation (5G WiFi) 802.11ac chips, which enable speeds up to three times faster than existing 802.11n technology. “802.11ac technology provides the wireless […]

Mozilla Firefox 12 Final Release available

Although the updater still does not give notice of the new version and the official download site still offers the version 11, Mozilla has already uploaded to its ftp¬†servers,¬† the latest version of its web browser Mozilla Firefox 12, a preliminary step before the official launch of the latest version of the browser. Among the […]