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Mid-June is an odd time of year. Apple's hardware refresh cycle isn't really due until October -- likely six full months away -- so you might consider picking up an external battery pack to use with your current iOS device to tide you over until then. Internal batteries drop in efficiency as devi...

June 19th 2013 at 6:00pm 0 Comments
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The last Antec product that blipped on our radar was many moons ago, but it looks as though the company is having a second stab at audio hardware in its latest filing with the FCC. The documents reveal a new Bluetooth speaker going by the handle SP1 and assuming more of a Braven form factor, as op...

August 8th 2012 at 4:20pm 0 Comments
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What can be said about PAX Prime in Seattle, Washington that hasn't been said already? Everyone knows that it is the largest public gaming event in North America. Attendance totaled 67,600 last year, not including press and exhibitors. And this year, even more gamers will descend on the Washingto...

August 25th 2011 at 3:30pm 0 Comments
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So it's official, Antec and NCsoft are going out. OK, maybe it's not quite that creepy, but a new press release does note that the two companies have an "official relationship," which will be publicly consummated at next week's PAX Prime event. Antec, known primarily for its PC hardware and upgr...

August 23rd 2011 at 2:00pm 0 Comments
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Bloodvein scored tickets to BlizzCon with this video, titled Antec: Epically Crafted Cases For Manly Men. It was his entry into Antec's BlizzCon 2010 contest. Basically, the idea was that contestants had to create an image or a video that would display their love for Antec products. Antec: Epically...

October 21st 2010 at 12:00pm 0 Comments
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Antec, premiere computer hardware manufacturer and case designer, has begun an awesome contest in celebration of BlizzCon 2010! There are great prizes here and the rules are really simple, so there's no reason not to enter. Using Blizzard's games, including WoW, StarCraft II and Diablo, Antec want...

October 6th 2010 at 6:00pm 0 Comments
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Yesterday it was Corsair, today it's the turn of Antec to step into the world of PC audio components. Best known for building cases and power supplies, the company's aiming to make a splash in this unexplored pool with its all-new soundscience brand and first product, the rockus 3D|2.1 speakers. We...

September 2nd 2010 at 5:44pm 0 Comments
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While the Acrylic Cowboy family of cases still has our hearts (okay, so maybe it's just the mascot that does it for us), Antec's latest offering is certainly worthy of praise. The aptly-dubbed Skeleton is wrongfully hailed as the "world's first open air case," but in reality, it is one of only a ha...

September 18th 2008 at 9:41am 0 Comments
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Just because you haven't gotten up the nerve to build your own laptop doesn't mean that everyone's just running out and buying pre-fabricated lap warmers, now does it? Antec sure hopes not, else its new CBB component initiative will become a serious money loser. Said outfit has just revealed a slew...

August 20th 2008 at 1:06pm 0 Comments