Men say Internet access more important than personal hygiene, sex and alcohol

In the incredibly useless but amusing information department, a new survey has found that men aged 18 to 45 believe Internet access is more important than personal hygiene, sex and alcohol.

Internet Explorer 9 available March 14th

Internet Explorer 9, the next version of the world’s most popular browser in the world will launch next Monday March 14th. Downloads will be available beginning at 9am Pacific time.

Microsoft has been testing the product for the last year through the release of a public beta and public release candidate last mont

Intel announces new line of super-fast solid state drives

Intel announced today a new line of solid-state drives (SSD) which take advantage of Intel’s transition to higher speed SATA 6 Gigabits per second (Gbps) bus interfaces on the recently introduced 2nd Generation Intel Core processor-based platforms.

Supporting data transfers of up to 500 megabytes per second (MB/s), Intel says the new SSD 510 line of drives doubles the sequential read speeds, and at up to 315MB/s more than triples the sequential write speeds of Intel’s current 3Gbps SSDs.