WASD Keyboards Will Create Your Perfect Custom Keyboard

WASD Keyboards has started a new service that will allow anyone to create their very own custom keyboard layout. Unfortunately you can’t change the shape of keyboard but you can arrange the keys in any configuration you would like.

Using the WASD Custom Keyboard designer tool to create and customise your keyboard. Create your own design by picking your own key cap colours and text, and you can either start from scratch or use a preset design to help you along.

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Asus Triple Slot Radeon HD 7970 DirectCU II Pro Graphics Card Announced

Asus have unveiled a new addition to their graphics card range with the introduction of a massive triple slot Radeon HD 7970 DirectCU II top level graphics card. The Asus Radeon HD 7970 DirectCU II TOP has been factory overclocked and is being marketed as the coolest and quietest HD 7970 graphics card currently available. The Asus Radeon HD 7970 DirectCU II card overclocked to 900MHz on the GPU and 1,000MHz on the 3GB of GDDR5 memory.

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Logitech Touch Mouse M600 Unveiled

Logitech has this week launched a new style of mouse which follows in the same vein of Apple’s Magic mouse, in that it has no buttons just a smooth surface to use to click and swipe your way around. The Logitech Touch Mouse M600 has been designed to enable you to scroll, swipe and click wherever your fingertips may be resting on the mouse surface.

The new Logitech Touch Mouse M600 comes supplied with Logitech Flow Scroll software that enables you to have fluid scrolling whilst browsing, by simply sliding your finger along the touch surface. Todd Walker, brand manager for Logitech explains:

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Super Talent Overclocked Quad-Channel DDR3 Memory Hits Stores

If you are looking to add a little more computing power to your PC system, you might be interested to know that Super Talent has announced the arrival of a new Quad-Channel DDR3 Memory module to its range of performance memory.

The new Quad-Channel DDR3 Memory has been specifically designed to compliment Intel’s Core i7 six-core processors, and is available in a number of kits reaching a maximum of 32GB, using 8 x 4GB DIMMS available in either 1600MHz or 1866MHz.

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Raspbmc Transforms A $35 Raspberry Pi Into A XBMC Media Center (video)

A new Raspbmc operating system has been announced this week which has been designed to transform a $35/£25 Raspberry Pi mini computer into a XBMC media centre. XBMC had already been tested on the Raspberry Pi but the release of the new Raspbmc operating system makes installing a breeze.

If you haven’t already heard about the new $35/£25 Raspberry Pi computer, its a tiny palm sized PC thats equipped with a ARM-based processor originally designed for educational institutions, but has captured the hearts of hobbyists and geeks worldwide. Watch the video after the jump to see team XBMC member Keith walks us through the Raspberry Pi device, demonstrates XBMC functionality in this proof of concept port, and plays some 1080p videos.

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MSI Outs Three New AMD R7950 GPU Video Cards

Today marks the launch of three new video cards for gaming enthusiasts and overclockers from MSI. All through the video cards use the new AMD R7950 GPU inside and have different cooling solutions and presumably different clock speeds. The coolest of three cards uses MSI’s custom Twin Frozr cooling solution.


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DeathTaker Gaming Mouse Launched By Genius

Genius have launched a new addition to their gaming mouse range with the unveiling of their new Genius DeathTaker gaming mouse. That has been specifically designed for MMO/RTS gamers and is a professional gaming laser mouse for the GX gaming series from Genius.

The new Genius DeathTaker mouse can be customised using a built-in over-clocking SCGii engine for a dpi range from 100 to 5700, and is equipped with a full speed CPU with memory chip.

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Microsoft Releases Kinect For Windows Hardware And SDK

Microsoft has now released the first full version of their Kinect for Windows SDK, the previous releases were of beta versions, and along with the new release of Kinect for Windows 1.0, Microsoft has also released it Kinect for Windows hardware.

The Kinect for Windows hardware has started shipping in the US, Europe, UK and a number of other countries around the world, and the hardware for Kinect for Windows retails for $249.99.

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New Cedar Trail HP Mini Netbooks In The Works

Last week HP launched the HP Mini 1104 netbook, which comes with Intel’s latest cedar Trail processors and is designed for business and education users, and now it looks like HP will be updating their consumer range of netbooks to Intel’s Cedar Trail platform.

New versions of HP’s Mini 110 and Mini 210 netbooks have appeared on a French retailers website and they come with the latest Intel Atom processors.

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Dual Port HD USB 3.0 External Video Card Unveiled By Targus

Targus has launched a new USB 3.0 Dual Video Card which is equipped with DisplayLink DL-3900, and is the first to use it in a display only device. The new Targus USB 3.0 Dual Video Card is equipped with both HDMI and DVI HD outputs that will enable you to connect two addition displays to your laptop or USB 3.0 enables PC, using a single USB 3.0 port, and providing a you with a resolution of up to 2048 x 1152 on each one.

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Shuttle Core i7 Barebones Mini PC XPC SZ68R5 Launches

Shuttle has today launched a new barebones system to their range in the form of the new Shuttle XPC SZ68R5. Which can be equipped with Intel’s Core i7 processor as an option, to provide you with maximum performance.

The new Shuttle XPC SZ68R5 is also equipped with Shuttle’s new R5 design, as well as packing “Smart Response Technology” (SSD caching), which enables an SSD drive to be used for increased speed (e.g. an mSATA-SSD in the Mini-PCIe slot). The Shuttle XPC SZ68R5 is the first Shuttle system to be equipped with the “Smart Response Technology”.

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AMD Radeon HD 7950 Graphic Card Launches

AMD has this week launched a new graphics card to its range in the form of the AMD Radeon HD 7950 based on the same 28nm Graphics Core Next GPU as the AMD Radeon HD 7970, code-named Tahiti.

In comparison the Radeon HD 7950 is a slightly cut down version clocked at 800MHz compared to the HD 7970’s 925MHz. Even though it clocked under 1 GHz there have been rumours that Taiwanese graphics card manufacturer may very soon be launching overclocked Radeon HD 7950 cards for sale.

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