News for 2011-03-04

Internet News

* Superflower Golden King 550W (80 Plus Platinum) reviewed at JonnyGURU. Scored slightly better than the nearly identical Kingwin Lazer Platinum 550W. Same manufacturer, virtually identical results. Superflower is not available in US/Canada, though.

* Corsair Announces USB 3.0 Upgrade Kit for Obsidian Series Cases

* Musing on the state of motherboards at The Tech Report. #1 on the list "[his] favorite pet project: BIOS-level fan speed controls". A post so worthy you have to wonder what his SPCR user name is.

Thortech shows off 80 Plus Platinum power supply at CeBIT 2011

* MSI to launch AM3+ motherboards for Bulldozer in April, will have to use AM3 CPUs until June?

* Mazda Recalls 65,000 Cars... Over Spider Webs. It's not April, this is a real issue. Seen at The Consumerist and The Truth About Cars (TTAC). Assuming you don't have Arachnophobia you might enjoy these two short reads.

* Discuss this news in the SPCR forums. *