The Emperor descends again to conquer with the all new Emperor 1510

Monday, December 14, 2009

Not so long ago, the company Novel Quest has already submitted its working system Emperor 200, will inspire even the worldly-wise computer enthusiasts. This system is a fully equipped working place, adapted to the most productive work for a long time, and suitable as office staff, as well as gamers and fans of online entertainment. Unfortunately, the cost of $ 40 000 made this development is not available, not only for individual users, but also for large corporations.

Knowing this, Novel Quest has developed a much more affordable version of its "imperial" job with a starting value of "only" 4950 dollars. For this money you can get an ergonomic chair with a solid frame, curving upward and resembling the tail of a scorpion. At the end, instead of deadly sting is a system of LCD monitors in quantity from one to three, with its adjustable height and tilt. However, similar functionality and have workspace entirely

In addition, workplace Emperor 1510 can be equipped with built-in 2.1 or 5.1-channel audio system, a clean surround sound. The kit also includes a system of LED lights, adjustable tray for computer keyboard, but ample arms of the chair comfortable to rest their hands after hard work. Workplace Emperor from 1510 Novel Quest is now available for pre-order, and the official release of this interesting development is expected on December 15.

Benchmarks GeForce GTX380 and GTX360 reveal potential solutions based on the Fermi

Although graphics cards AMD technology to support DirectX 11 are already actively sold quite a long time, similar solutions from NVIDIA has not even represented in the form of real products. Only recently it became known that the first accelerator based on 40 nm chips will be the Fermi card GeForce GTX 360 and GeForce GTX 380, but their release is scheduled for the first quarter of 2010.

Despite the considerable backlog of scheduled release, officials NVIDIA assured that expectation would not be in vain, and video cards based on chips Fermi show really remarkable results in terms of performance. And now, it seems there information supporting these statements. Resource Guru3D has published several caught him slide NVIDIA, which shows the results of internal testing accelerator GeForce GTX380 and GTX360 in games Far Cry 2, Resident Evil 5, STALKER Clear Sky.

According to the data, video card GeForce GTX380 has a sufficiently weighty advantage over the fastest today adapter Radeon HD 5970. In turn, the accelerator GeForce GTX 360 significantly outperforms its competitor in terms of speed Radeon HD 5870. Thus, as the market introduction of products based on Fermi latest AMD solutions will, finally, worthy opponent.

With regard to the technical characteristics of GeForce GTX 380 and GeForce GTX 360, the first of these models include three billion transistors and 512 stream processors, 48 raster and 128 blocks of texture and GDDR5 memory and 384-bit memory interface. Clock frequency of this accelerator are 650/1700/1050 MHz for the GPU, shader, and memory, respectively. Specifications GeForce GTX 360 graphics card somewhat modest, but still look very dignified - 384 stream processors, 40 raster and 96 texture units and GDDR5 memory with 320-bit memory interface, and its frequency characteristics are 650/1500/1050 MHz for the graphics core, shader and memory, respectively.

HDI provides 100-inch laser 3D HDTV cost from 10 - 15 thousand dollars

Do you think laser 3D HD TV Mitsubishi LaserVue, which appeared about a year ago and became the first serial device of this kind, is too expensive? So you do not know anything about the new development of a small California company HDI, has announced plans to begin production of its 100-inch HDTV, equipped with a laser projector and stereo support.

The new 100-inch laser 3D HDTV supports Full HD resolution (1920 x 1080 pixels), while its thickness is only about 254 mm. This device weighs about 75 percent less than the standard 100-inch LCD or plasma TV, and its power consumption by 80 per cent lower than similar-sized plasma. In addition, according to the HDI, it does not contain a TV set of chemical compounds that are harmful to the environment.

Cost of 100-laser-inch 3D HDTV from HDI is expected to level from 10 to 15 thousand dollars. Of course, this lot, but if you compare that figure to 75 thousand dollars that Panasonic has now asked for its 103-inch 3D HDTV, it is clear that new development will be the HDI for some real gift. By the way, the mass production of this promising device to begin shortly before Christmas 2010.

Ultra-slim netbook LG XNote LGX30 approved by FCC

Federal Communications Commission (FCC) approved the ultra netbook LG XNote LGX30. This time, the organization's website has pictures, and user manual of the device, so there is a lot of information about its characteristics. LG XNote LGX30 - is big enough for a netbook model with a 11.6-inch display (the resolution - 1366x768 pixels), it is based on the processor Intel Atom, although not stated on what it is. May be used is a new generation of chips.

Also among the characteristics of LG XNote LGX30 - Integrated Graphics Intel GMA 500, solid-state drive and wireless adapters are Wi-Fi 802.11 b / g / n and Bluetooth. Plus, a netbook provides web camera, multi-format card reader and a touchpad that supports multi-touch. New running operating system, Windows 7. Not clear when it goes on sale, but it is expected that the announcement may take place at the next CES show in January next year. It is likely that soon after followed, and start selling ultra-thin netbook LG XNote LGX30.

Panda Security has released a special anti-virus for netbooks

The company Panda Security, producer of "cloud" security solutions, today announced the launch of a new product Panda Antivirus for Netbooks. As noted rpzrabotchik, this ultra-light security solution designed specifically for low-power netbooks and mini-notebooks. This product is easy to install, consumes very little system resources and has been tested on the most common configurations of netbooks.

Panda Antivirus for Netbooks contains the following modules of protection:

* PC Optimization for the detection and destruction of various threats (viruses, worms, Trojans, spyware, etc.).
* Protects instant messengers (MSN, Yahoo Messenger, etc.).
* Enhanced proactive protection against new threats.
* Personal Firewall for protection against hackers.
* WiFi-screen that protects your wireless network from intruders.
* Anti-phishing filter to protect against online fraud.
* Protection from banking Trojans for a safe working with banks and online stores.

Panda Antivirus for Netbooks also contains proven technology USB vaccination, which helps block the spread of malware from USB devices. In addition, this product includes a new heuristic engine in combination with genetic signatures, which, working together with the scanning technology "from the cloud, offering a high degree of protection against new malware and Trojan horses, carrying the theft of personal information. For convenience, Panda Antivirus for Netbooks are not released in the traditional boxed product, but as a DVD-box, inside which there is a USB flash drive that is connected with lack of staffing netbooks CD / DVD-drive. After installing an antivirus on your netbook, users can use a USB flash drive to store all their information.

During the first three months of the product in this format will only be available in stores by the Federal network of computer centers POLARIS. Also, the product will be available in electronic form (distribution + activation code), it can be purchased at online stores in Russia. The recommended price of the product (license for 1 PC for 1 year) is 878 rubles. Panda Antivirus for Netbooks running on systems with Windows 7 (32 and 64-bit), Windows Vista (32 and 64-bit), Windows XP 32-bit.

Seagate announces its 7mm-thick Momentus Thin HDDs

Currently, all leading manufacturers are preparing their new products to CES, 2010, which will be held in the U.S. Las Vegas. However, the company Seagate, ranked first in the world to produce hard drives, did not wait for the beginning of January and has now officially introduced its new line of 2.5-inch HDDs Momentus Thin.

New Momentus Thin hard drives are designed for use in notebooks and netbooks and differ very compact dimensions. Suffice it to say that the thickness of these devices is only 7 mm, which is 25 percent lower than a standard hard drive form factor 2.5-inch (9.5 mm). This is especially important for mobile computers, which are fighting for every inch of volume.

Seagate Momentus Thin Hard disks have a capacity of 160 and 250 GB, the working speed of 5400 rpm and a buffer memory in the volume of 8 MB, and to connect them to the system interface is used SATA 3.0 Gbps. Seagate promises to start deliveries of its thin hard drive Momentus Thin system integrators and OEM manufacturers in January next year.

Mozilla will open the online store add-ons for Firefox in 2010

Mozilla Company can open an online store add-ons for the browser Firefox. Told product manager Justin Scott (Justin Scott), is responsible for promoting the Mozilla add-ons (-ons) - small software applications, significantly extend the functionality of the browser.

Mozilla representative declined to specify any details about the new service, saying only that his execution may take place in 2010. In this case, Justin Scott did not explain how they are going to defend additions acquired in an online store, copy. However, he noted that the developers have not the slightest intention to use certain technology DRM.

Obviously, Mozilla wants to use the experience online store App Store, which has become very popular and profitable for a good profit as the company itself from Apple, and developers. Thus, Mozilla intends to attract more developers add-ons for the browser Firefox.

But how successful will this strategy, yet difficult to say. Note that the popularity of Firefox, winning about a quarter of the browser market, has brought in many respects it is written under it supplements. I want the users to pay money for something that used to be free - the big question.

Environmentally-friendly phones Sony Ericsson Elm and Hazel and Bluetooth-headset VH700

Company Sony Ericsson has expanded its line of environmentally friendly models GreenHeart phones Elm and Hazel, as well as Bluetooth-headset with Noise Shield Handsfree VH700. Apparently, these are the same machines, which were known as Susan and Sunny. Sony Ericsson Elm - a piece with a digital keyboard, and Hazel made in the slider form factor.

All three new products meet the environmentally friendly concept of GreenHeart: when you create them used recycled plastic, their design does not contain harmful chemicals, the devices are enclosed in a compact package and are equipped with electronic manual, and energy-efficient charger.

Bluetooth-headset Sony Ericsson VH700 supports protocol version Bluetooth 2.1 and can work in talk mode up to 5 hours on one battery charge, while in standby mode - up to 250 hours. It goes on sale in the second quarter of 2010. Phones Sony Ericsson Elm and Hazel, in turn, will be sold in the first and second quarter of 2010, respectively. They are similar in basic characteristics, differing only in form factor and some details. Both models support a Google search and Google Maps services and Wisepilot, as well as the social network Facebook, myspace and Twitter.

Sony Ericsson Elm and Hazel Features:

  • Network: GSM / GPRS / EDGE 850/900/1800/1900 MHz, UMTS / HSPA 2100/900 MHz
  • Internal Memory: 280 MB
  • Memory cards: microSD
  • Display: 2.2-inch, 262K color, QVGA (Elm); 2,6-inch, 16M colors, QVGA (Hazel)
  • FM-radio with RDS
  • 5-megapixel camera
  • Wireless: Bluetooth (A2DP), Wi-Fi
  • A-GPS
  • Runtime talk / standby Elm: up to 10/430 hours (GSM), up to 4 / 446 hours (UMTS)
  • Runtime talk / standby Hazel: up to 10/430 hours (GSM), up to 4 / 450 hours (UMTS)
  • Dimensions: 110x45x14 mm (Elm), 102,5 x49, 5x16 mm (Hazel)
  • Weight: 90 grams (Elm), 120 grams (Hazel)

Samsung GT-B3710: 4G/LTE USB-dongle for TeliaSonera

South Korean company Samsung Electronics announced sales of its 4G/LTE USB-dongle in Sweden and Norway. As of today, this device (model GT-B3710) will be available in the capital of Sweden - Stockholm, in connection with the launch there in the commercial exploitation of LTE network operator TeliaSonera.

LTE modem from Samsung connects to the USB port on a laptop or other portable device. It is built on the basis of LTE chip of its own design, codenamed Kalmia and the supports in the 2,6 GHz range LTE. The decision by Samsung is fully compatible with the latest standards 3GPP - LTE Release 8 (Rel-8).

The company also promises that in the beginning of next year will release an updated version of the dongle, which will support work in LTE, HSPA and EDGE networks.

Fly MC170 DS - a stylish new musical by Fly with two SIM cards

Fly The company announced on Russia's market for its new model of a thin mobile phone Fly MC170 DS with support for two SIM cards.

This unit offers a wide range of multimedia features, among which there is a 64-tone polyphonic ringtones, built-in MP3-player with support for SDHC memory cards up to 16 GB, FM-radio, a standard 3.5 mm audio jack, 3.2 megapixel camera with video recording. In addition, there is a place large 2.4-inch TFT screen with 240x320 pixel, voice recorder, image editor, wireless technology, Bluetooth, Java, and the sensor position in space.

Samsung S5560: the new touchscreen phone went on sale

M. Video has announced the launch of exclusive sales phone Samsung S5560. It is equipped with a fairly large 3-inch display, uses a user interface with customizable widgets TouchWiz, Samsung Dolfin browser and supports wireless data transfer protocols including Wi-Fi. Widgets social networking (My Space, Facebook, Flickr, etc.) make it possible to maintain your own blog or page to a social network, view the activity of friends, and download content regardless of access to a stationary computer. 5-megapixel camera with autofocus and LED-flash, equipped with features such as the definition of a person, image stabilizer and panoramic photography, you can create high-quality and beautiful frames. Moreover, in order to share them with your friends, no longer need to pump them to a home computer, download photos to Flickr and Picassa can one touch the phone.

In addition to the camera and opportunities for easy Web surfing, S5560 also has audio and video player. If you like to write some tunes and send it to a special server, the user will respond with the name of artist, title of melody and a proposal to purchase the track in the online store. Support memory cards up to 16 GB allows you to have a vast collection of content.

Motorola are preparing shop applications

We have already reported that for their current and future smartphones Motorola are preparing shop applications. This project appears to be at the stage of testing, as representatives of the resource Android and Me has seen it on the Internet. Web shop operated for some time, and then was quickly removed. The application itself to interact with the store was downloaded and installed on the apparatus Motorola CLIQ, but it turned nerabosposobnym. Store itself on preliminary information referred SHOP4APPS, and to interact with a smartphone client requires MotoAppstore.

Regarding the project itself is known as follows:
  • Store applications available via a web browser, the client on the phone or through the Motorola Media Link (MML);
  • Customer MotoAppstore - free, it allows you to download and install applications on your phone;
  • There is a section MyLocker, which displays the history of downloads account (application name, date of download, version, etc.);
  • Is there a choice applications through the computer, and then putting them in the section MyLocker and injected on a mobile phone;
  • Automatic notification of the availability of new versions of previously acquired applications;
  • Also supported the possibility of re-loading and transfer applications from one phone to another.

The Second special series - Samsung My Touch (S5600)

Tachfon Samsung S5600, also known as My Touch, again subjected to stylistic recycling. And again in Spain. Operator Movistar launches in this country a special series of Samsung myTouch 2GB Edición Especial Custo. In order to promote cheap tachfonov model was given to the processing designer Custo Dalmau (Custo Dalmau). As a result, the phone has a bright appearance and designer bag, and its focus was exclusively female.

Otherwise, the phone has not undergone significant changes. myTouch 2GB Edición Especial Custo, has a 3.2-megapixel camera and, as the name implies, 2 GB of internal memory, which can be increased by using a microSD memory card formats up to 8 GB. The screen remains the same as for the basic model - 2.8-inch touchscreen with a resolution of 640 x 480 pixels. The device can operate in third generation networks and high speed data transfer standard HSDPA.

Thecus i8500 - storage system with support for iSCSI and enhanced data protection

Thecus Technology Company announced the launch of a new model file storage i8500. The device has a high degree of reliability and is designed to create a resilient storage infrastructure of large enterprises. The function of online migration allows the drive to install hard drives in another device, i8500, while data will be lost. Features an online expansion, migration, and automatic recovery volumes allow, at any time to increase the capacity of storage systems, without interrupting her work. In addition, i8500 supports server clusters, providing simultaneous access to data up to 32 hosts. All this allows to use this system in fault-tolerant storage infrastructures of large enterprises.

Performance storage systems must grow in parallel with the business. Through the use of the processor Intel Xscale IOP, i8500 not only provides nearly instantaneous response of the system, but also allows a data transfer rate up to 150 MB / sec. when working through 1 interface, and 190 MB / sec. after 2 interface.

In the i8500 provides opportunities for reliable data storage. Selecting multiple modes of RAID, including RAID 0, 1, 0 +1, 3, 5, 6, 10, 30, 50, 60 and JBOD, provides flexibility and data protection. Eight slots for SATA-II hard drives can hold up to 16 terabytes of storage capacity, and two Gigabit Ethernet interface allows you quick access to data. To provide additional data integrity device i8500 is equipped with an optional battery backup module (BBM) - Lithium-ion battery that preserves the unwritten data in memory up to 72 hours. After the restoration of power supply data will be automatically saved to disk to save. In addition, i8500 supports up to 32 snapshots of data, allowing administrators to easily "roll back" any changes to the system.

The flexibility of the device is complemented by support for OS Windows, MAC OS and Linux, and also features an online expansion and migration, automatic recovery and support up to 256 logical volumes. Quick response system is provided through the use of Intel Xscale IOP processor and 1 GB of DDR memory that allows a data transfer rate up to 150 Mbps when working through 1 interface and up to 190 MB / sec - with 2 interfaces.

Two new models of wireless headphones Ritmix soon in sale

In a short time to market of Russia will do two new models of wireless headphones Korean brand Ritmix: RH-705 and RH-722. Ritmix RH-705 - a wireless radionaushniki the ability to connect the wires. They combine mobility (regardless of the source signal) within the operating range and accuracy of the wire transfer. When necessary, you can listen to music without wires, and when they sat down batteries or want to enjoy clear sound, you can connect the wire. Cable with connector 3,5 mm comes with headphones, RH-705. The design of the model RH-705 differs lightweight, durability and reliability. Comfortable headband and soft ear cups make blshie comfortable wearing headphones.

Ritmix RH-722 - radionaushniki with the modern sound on a wide range of frequencies transmitted audio signal. Model Ritmix RH-722 would have to please those who are interested in the highest possible quality and detail with: RH-722 has an extended range of frequencies (10 - 24 000 Hz), low distortion (0.4%) and an automatic selection of optimal channel 27 possible. In addition, these headphones feature a mute function and quick-charge.

It should be noted that the two new items - and RH-705 and RH-722 - has a base with built-in charger. Models will be available probably in late December this year.

NVIDIA is preparing a dual-chip graphics card based on the Fermi

Turkish resource published an interview with Luciano Alibrandi (Luciano Alibrandi), who are the head of the department of public relations in the company NVIDIA. According to the source, Alibrandi said that the graphics chip-based architecture GF100 Fermi become the fastest GPU in the history of the industry.

Release Date NVIDIA GPU-based Fermi, as well as graphics cards based on it still remains unknown. However Alibrandi noted that the GPU, among other technological innovations NVIDIA can be seen at CES 2010, which will be held from 7 to 10 January in the U.S. Las Vegas.

The source also stressed that the dual-chip graphics card based on Fermi (perhaps it will be called GeForce GTX 395) to appear before the expected date. Release of the graphical monster can take place within a one-two months after the release of adapters GeForce GTX 360 and GeForce GTX 380, also built on chips Fermi.

Microsoft solves a bug in Office 2003, blocking access to files

Microsoft has released a solution for the errors discovered in the software package of Office 2003. The fact that some users of the office suite that protect documents created with the service management of access rights (Rights Management Service, RMS), found that the system denies them access to requested files.

Last Saturday, Microsoft released the following necessary changes to the software with Office 2003 SP3: Office Client (KB978551), Word Viewer (KB978558) and Excel Viewer (KB978557). The software giant said that to install these software patches are recommended only to users directly confronted with this problem.

According to reports in the network of the error when trying to open a document protected by RMS. At the same time on a computer screen, the following message: "Unexpected error occurred. Please try again later or contact your system administrator" (There was an unexpected error. Please try after some time or contact your system administrator).

Microsoft has confirmed that could be locked documents created with all Office 2003 applications, including Word 2003, Excel 2003, PowerPoint 2003 and Outlook 2003. So if you use RMS to protect these files, be careful. The good news is that users of Office 2007 and beta versions of Office 2010 and earlier versions of office suite does not threaten to face the problem of access to their own documents.

Akasa officially intros the Nero S CPU cooler

In news from the exhibition Computex 2009, we have already written about the cooler Akasa Nero S under the Lynnfield chips and Clarkdale. And at the end of this interesting CPU cooler, finally, before it officially. Cooler Nero S is a premium product and has dimensions of 120 x 87 x 160 mm and a weight of 726 grams.

CPU Cooler Akasa Nero S has four brass pipes teplootvodnymi 8 mm diameter nickel-plated and direct contact with the processor, a block of 52 aluminum fins, as well as 120 mm fan with hydrodynamic suspension. The fan speed varies from 600 to 1600 revolutions per minute, with the maximum level of the outgoing acoustic noise is 25.9 dB.

It remains to add that the CPU cooler Akasa Nero S supports Intel LGA 775, 1156, 1366 and AMD chips in the form factor Socket 939, AM2, AM2 +, AM3. Included with the thermal paste it comes AK-455, and the sale of this cooler should begin shortly.

Photos of new mobile phones Motorola MT710 and XT800

We still receive a portion of photos of new models of mobile phones, which have not yet been officially announced. At this time, "participation" suffered news from Motorola:

Motorola MT710:

Motorola XT800:

Unfortunately, as we have not once mentioned in such cases, except the photographs or other information on the above described telephone - no. Is it possible to say, if judged by the same photographs that the models are based on operating system Android, have a touch screen and 5 megapixel camera.