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Intel Coffee Lake Gaming Results: Core i5-8600K Cheat Sheet

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 22:22:02 +0100

(image) For those without time to sift through all 12 pages of our latest CPU review, we've condensed our Core i5-8600K gaming results to give you a little cheat sheet.


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Asus ROG Strix X370-I and B350-I Gaming Mini-ITX Motherboards Debut

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 22:08:02 +0100

(image) Asus announced new X370 and B350 chipset-based AM4 Mini-ITX motherboards ready for AMD's Ryzen processors. Details are slim at this point, but here’s what we know so far.


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'Star Ocean: The Last Hope' Gets A Remastered Version For PC, PS4

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 21:48:01 +0100

(image) The game will receive keyboard, mouse, and controller support on PC.


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FTC Asked To Investigate Hackable Kids' Smartwatches

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 21:42:02 +0100

(image) The Norwegian Consumer Council and Mnemonic, a security company, revealed that several brands of smartwatches made for children are easily hackable.


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Samsung's 8LPP Process Is Ready For Production

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 21:22:02 +0100

(image) Samsung announced the 8LPP process generations, which should serve as a stop-gap until the company is ready to launch the first-ever 7nm EUV generation.


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Symantec Finds More Botnet-Building Malware In Google Play

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 17:32:01 +0100

(image) Symantec discovered new malware in popular Google Play apps that compromises devices, enlists them in a botnet, and uses them to generate ad revenue.


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Everything You Need To Know About Windows Mixed Reality

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 16:32:01 +0100

(image) Your questions about Windows Mixed Reality, answered here.


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'Warhammer: Vermintide II' Gets A New Gameplay Video, Updated Specs

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 16:18:02 +0100

(image) The game will also not include keys or loot boxes. You'll need to play the game in order to get the best weapons and gear.


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Microsoft Takes Story Remix From Standalone App To Feature Bundle

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 15:48:01 +0100

(image) The app was supposed to debut alongside the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update, which was officially released yesterday, but instead Microsoft bundled most of Story Remix's features into Windows 10's existing Photos tool.


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[Deals] Save £38.00 on the Veho 360 M6 Mode Retro Wireless Bluetooth Speaker

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 15:00:00 +0100

(image) Get the Veho M6 now for only £31.95, a discount of £38.00...


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CyberArk Discovers New Rootkit-Enabling Hooking Technique For Intel Processors

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 14:32:02 +0100

(image) CyberArk discovered a new hooking technique for Intel processors that allows attackers to create persistent malware (rookits) on Windows machines.


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Why Oculus Go?

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 13:02:02 +0100

(image) Oculus announced a $199 untethered, standalone HMD powered by previous-gen hardware. Why? John Carmack elaborates.


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[Deals] 14% discount on the UMIDIGI Crystal 4G Phablet 4GB RAM

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 11:00:00 +0100

(image) Buy the UMIDIGI Crystal now and save 14%, bringing it down to the price of £117.61...


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Intel Announces The Nervana Neural Network Processor

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 22:42:01 +0100

(image) Intel announced the Nervana Neural Network Processor, a custom ASIC that should compete toe-to-toe against Google's TPU and Nvidia's latest GPU architectures with machine learning enhancements.


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EA Shuts Down Visceral Games

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 22:02:02 +0100

(image) The studio, known for the "Dead Space" series, was currently working on a "Star Wars" game.


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NZXT’s GRID+ V3 Now Available

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 21:58:01 +0100

(image) In addition to the launch of its new H-series line of cases, NZXT announced the newest member of the GRID+ family of digital fan controllers.


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NZXT Outs New H-Series Cases

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 21:12:02 +0100

(image) NZXT announced its brand new H series line of cases equipped with pre-installed RGB lighting and pre-wired Aer F fans.


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Google's 'Advanced Protection Program' Will Protect You Against Targeted Cyberattacks

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 20:52:02 +0100

(image) Google's new "Advanced Protection Program" will improve the security of any user of Google services, granted they own two physical U2F-based security keys.


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Corsair’s Keyboard Keycap Kits Come Calling

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 18:58:02 +0100

(image) Corsair has its own PBT, doubleshot keycap kits. But they're only for (most) Corsair keyboards.


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New 'Team Fortress 2' Update Brings Players To The Jungle

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 18:32:02 +0100

(image) The first of the four-day update includes a new map and taunts.


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Nvidia Preps For Windows Mixed Reality With New Drivers, Suggest GTX 1060

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 16:52:01 +0100

(image) Nvidia said it "collaborated closely with Microsoft on the new update to ensure our GPUs deliver a great VR experience."


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The Windows 10 Fall Creators Update Is Here

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 16:18:02 +0100

(image) Microsoft's latest major upgrade to its desktop OS brings with it plenty of changes, from new visual styles to the dawn of Windows Mixed Reality, and you can now install the update to see how things have improved from the Creators Update.


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Razer Doubles Down On eGPU Tech With Core V2; Blade Stealth Gets 8th Gen Quad-Core CPU

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 16:02:02 +0100

(image) In addition to announcing an updated Blade Stealth ultrabook with 8th generation Intel Coffee Lake processors, Razer revealed a new version of its external graphics dock - the Core V2.


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Fight The Nazi Occupation In 'Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus' Launch Trailer

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 15:48:02 +0100

(image) Use whatever weapons are at your disposal to take down the soldiers and mechs of the Nazi army.


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[Deals] 56% off the Veho Pebble Powerstick Power Bank 2600mAh

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 15:00:00 +0100

(image) Keep your smartphone powered in any emergency with the Veho Pebble Powerstick. This tiny power bank is small enough to fit in a purse or pocket, but packs a 2600mAh capacity – enough to charge an iPhone about 1.5 times. The Powerstick features a USB por


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Google's Second-Gen Daydream View VR HMD Is A Bigger Improvement Than It First Appears

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 14:02:02 +0100

(image) The first revision of the Daydream View headset is available this week, and it boasts significant improvements over the original version.


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Best Tech UK Deals

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 11:30:00 +0100

(image) This ultra-thin scale tracks body composition (weight, body fat, muscle, bone mass and water) and synchronizes with your smartphone to display your trends and help you reach your health goals.


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[Deals] Get up to £150 in cashback on selected Dell XPS systems

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 11:00:00 +0100

(image) With this deal, you can buy a Dell XPS laptop over £750 and get £100 cashback, or buy an XPS over £1,250 and get £150 cashback. Maximum of 5 units per customer...


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Asrock Launches Mini-ITX X299 Motherboard

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 08:04:02 +0100

(image) Asrock announced a mini-ITX motherboard based on Intel’s Z299 chipset.


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Locomotion In New Oculus Rift Titles

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 00:02:02 +0100

(image) We tried a handful of new titles at Oculus Connect 4 this past week, and as usual, each dealt with locomotion in a different way.


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The Latest On VR Locomotion

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 23:02:02 +0100

(image) At a session during Oculus Connect 4, Oculus’ Tom Heath detailed some of the research Oculus has been conducting into understanding how to make movement work better for viewers of VR. We also saw a spate of new VR titles for the Rift.


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Here's The Launch Trailer (And Everything You Need To Know) For 'Destiny 2' On PC

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 22:52:02 +0100

(image) Get ready to join the Crucible or try out the raid when Bungie's highly-anticipated game makes its PC debut.


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Supreme Court Will Decide If US Government Can Request Data Stored Overseas

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 22:38:01 +0100

(image) The Supreme Court will decide whether or not the U.S. government can obtain a foreigners' data that's stored overseas on an American company's servers.


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Fight In Gallipoli And The North Sea In Upcoming 'Battlefield 1' Expansion

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 22:22:02 +0100

(image) "Turning Tides" also includes new aerial and naval vehicles to use in combat.


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Xbox Fall Update Brings New Home Screen, Data Transfer Options

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 20:02:02 +0100

(image) You can now use USB-connected webcams on the console when streaming content or hosting a video chat with friends.


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Noctua’s Chromax Line Of Fans, Cables, And Covers Are Ready For Retail

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 19:42:02 +0100

(image) Noctua’s new line of Chromax fans, fan shrouds and cables are finally ready for retail.


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'KRACK' Wi-Fi WPA2 Vulnerability Compromises Encrypted Connections

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 17:38:02 +0100

(image) A Belgium researcher discovered that Wi-Fi keys can be installed more than once on devices, which attackers could use to decrypt a large portion of Wi-Fi traffic. The attackers could also fully decrypt connections on Android 6+ and Linux devices.


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Free 'Dying Light' DLC Expands Your Zombie-Killing Arsenal

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 15:48:02 +0100

(image) The "Lethal Inventions" pack is the second of 12 free DLC drops coming to the game over the course of one year.


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[Deals] £799.00 for a refurbished DJI Mavic Pro

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 15:00:00 +0100

(image) Buy a refurbished Mavic Pro now, restored to full working condition and complete with a 1-year warranty, for only £799.00...


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Immersed 2017 Brings The VR Industry Together From Oct 19-21

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 14:32:01 +0100

(image) Oculus Connect just ended but that didn’t mark the end of the VR conference season. Next, up is Immersed 2017 in Toronto, and this year’s event is jam packed with interesting topics and knowledgeable speakers.


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[Deals] 20% discount on the SJCAM SJ5000X 4K Sport Action Camera (Elite Edition)

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 11:00:00 +0100

(image) Get the SJCAM SJ5000X Elite now and get a 20% discount, bringing the price down to £84.05...


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Samsung's Next Gen NVMe SSDs Appear Online

Sun, 15 Oct 2017 16:22:01 +0100

(image) The OEM version of Samsung's upcoming flagship NVMe SSD, 980, have appeared online. The PM981 NVMe SSD was designed for system builders using the same components as the retail models. The initial pricing looks good, but we don't expect high availability.


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Allegations Of Kaspersky Lab’s Ties To Russian Intelligence Intensify

Sat, 14 Oct 2017 00:08:01 +0100

(image) More concerns arise with Kaspersky Lab. Should you be concerned?


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WD Plots A Course To 40TB HDDs With MAMR

Fri, 13 Oct 2017 23:12:02 +0100

(image) WD has selected MAMR (Microwave Assisted Magnetic Recording) as its new HDD recording technology, which the company claims can enable up to 40TB HDDs by 2025.


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Oculus Tempts Corporate America With Rift Business Bundle

Fri, 13 Oct 2017 22:52:02 +0100

(image) Oculus announced that it’s finally ready to take on the corporate world. The company revealed the Oculus Rift Business Bundle and its plans to push VR into the business environment.


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G.Skill Announces 32GB DDR4-4266MHz Trident Z RGB Memory Kits

Fri, 13 Oct 2017 19:22:02 +0100

(image) Following the recent launch of its DDR4-4600MHz kit for Intel’s X299 HEDT platform, and its DDR4-4800 and DDR4-4333 lines of memory, G.Skill is launching yet another memory kit.


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Sony Celebrates 1 Year Of PSVR With Discounts, More Content

Fri, 13 Oct 2017 19:02:02 +0100

(image) Today marks the one-year anniversary of the PSVR’s release, and Sony is celebrating with a sale and by doubling down on its marketing campaign. It’s also preparing to release a revised version of the PSVR hardware.


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Crytek's 'Hunt: Showdown' Is Coming To Steam Early Access

Fri, 13 Oct 2017 18:32:02 +0100

(image) Crytek plans to spend 12 months in Early Access before launching the game.


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Dutch DPA: Windows 10 Still Violates EU Data Protection Law

Fri, 13 Oct 2017 18:02:02 +0100

(image) The Dutch Data Protection Authority revealed that Microsoft continues to track user's behavior on Windows 10 and collect their data in ways that aren't compatible with the EU data protection legislation.


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TPCast Is Building A Wireless Adapter For Oculus Rift

Fri, 13 Oct 2017 17:32:02 +0100

(image) TPCast revealed that it is working on a wireless adapter that supports the Oculus Rift headset. The TPCast unit uses a proprietary wireless transmission solution to deliver a tether-free VR experience with nearly no additional latency.


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