The News: Friday, February 1 Edition Beth Snyder February 1, 2013 Extras You know what I just now realized? The Superbowl is this Sunday. Yeah, I know…that should not have come as a surprise, as we’ve only known when it’s going to be for the last year. But I lost a week somehow, and I can’t decide if I want it back or not. Anyway, now I’m scrambling to come up with a plan, since I most likely will not be allowed to watch it at my house, and even if I am it will be accompanied by much passive-aggressive sighing and rolling of eyes so I won’t enjoy it. Which pretty much means I’ll be heading to a bar. I just have to decide which one, since it starts at the tail end of a good friend’s shift at one bar, but I can’t be sure another friend will be working at a different bar. First world problems. techPowerUp gets us going with the Creative Sound Blaster Z Sound Card TechReviewSource sits down with the Toshiba Satellite U945-S4390 The ChannelPro Network wants you to vote in its 2013 Readers’ Choice Awards Custom PC Review presents its Best CPU Cooler Roundup Review Feat. Corsair, Cooler Master, Noctua,Phanteks, Zalman The SSD Review checks out the Kingston DataTraveler Hyper X Predator 512GB USB 3.0 Flash Drive (Disassembly Piks Included) HardwareHeaven taps away at the Mad Catz S.T.R.I.K.E. 7 Gaming Keyboard eTeknix gets its hands on the Fractal Design Adjust 108 Fan Controller Hi Tech Legion points and clicks the Thermaltake Level 10M Gaming Mouse Hardware Canucks chills out with the Corsair H80i & H100i CDRLabs weighs in on the Kingston SSDNow V300 120GB Solid State Drive TweakTown comes back with the Toshiba THNSNF256GCSS ‘Thin Sniff’ 256GB SSD MadShrimps tries on a SteelSeries Flux Luxury Edition Gaming Headset TestFreaks hooks up with the D-Link SharePort Go DIR-506L ThinkComputers examines the Fractal Design Newton R3 600W Power Supply Finally, TechRadar focuses on the Olympus XZ-10 Share This With The World!