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Highlights From The 'PlayStation Experience' Keynote

Sat, 09 Dec 2017 18:34:02 +0000

(image) Here's what you missed from Sony's end-of-the-year event.


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A New VR Locomotion Method For ‘Front Defense: Heroes’: V-Move

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 23:04:02 +0000

(image) HTC and Fantahorn Studios released "Front Defense: Heroes," which features a new VR locomotion system for competitive VR games.


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Acer Releases Color-Accurate 4K Graphics Pro Display

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 21:18:02 +0000

(image) Acer revealed a new display meant for graphics engineers seeking the highest color accuracy.


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How To Turn Off 'Pick Up Where I Left Off' In Windows 10

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 20:32:02 +0000

(image) This feature will display quick links in the Action Center so you can quickly jump back into your Microsoft Edge session and SharePoint (or other cloud-based) documents after switching PCs.


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ZealPC Announces Zealios Silent Tactile Switches

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 19:42:02 +0000

(image) ZealPC began as a small company producing custom sleeved cables, but now it’s become an essential part of the mechanical keyboard community. Its latest contribution is Silent Tactile switches, which the company has now confirmed that it’s working on.


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Zotac Gaming Announces MEK1 Slimline Gaming PC

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 18:02:02 +0000

(image) Zotac's newly established brand, Zotac Gaming, announced a slim form factor gaming PC called the MEK1. The company said this slim gaming PC is modeled after "future robotics and mechanical anatomy."


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Toshiba Takes The Industry Lead With 14TB Helium HDD

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 17:32:02 +0000

(image) Toshiba announced that it is sampling its new helium-infused 14TB HDD to customers.


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Watch Us Play 'Destiny 2: The Curse Of Osiris' At 1pm PST

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 17:02:01 +0000

(image) Start your weekend with us as we explore the Vex-infested Mercury.


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Nvidia Releases A Game Ready Driver For 'Fallout 4 VR'

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 16:32:02 +0000

(image) Nvidia released a new Game Ready driver, so all of you GeForce owners out there with plans to play Fallout 4 VR should update to the GeForce Game Ready 388.59 WHQL driver.


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The NCGP And Its First ‘Champion’ Respond To Our Questions

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 16:02:01 +0000

(image) We contacted the NCGP and its first champion, Mayor Ryan Reynolds of Whitney Point, New York, with a list of questions. Here’s what they told us.


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Here Are The Game Awards Winners For 2017

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 15:02:02 +0000

(image) The industry and its fans cast their votes, and here are the results.


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Nvidia’s New Titan V Pushes 110 Teraflops From A Single Chip

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 14:32:02 +0000

(image) Nvidia announced a new Titan-class GPU that puts the previous model to shame. The company put the power of its GV100 Volta GPU into a desktop-class graphics card—for science!


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Highlights From The Game Awards

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 06:48:02 +0000

(image) Looking for a trailer from the show? We have you covered.


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'Metro: Exodus' Trailer Reveals Fall 2018 Release

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 05:18:02 +0000

(image) The latest game in the series will have you lead a group of Spartans in search of a new home.


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'GTA Online' Gets Its First New Heist In 3 Years

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 04:48:02 +0000

(image) "GTA Online" is getting its first new Heist expansion in three years with the introduction of "The Doomsday Heist."


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New 'Death Stranding' Trailer Showcases A Nightmarish, Lovecraftian World

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 04:02:02 +0000

(image) After its initial announcement and two very elaborate but ultimately obtuse trailers, we finally got a lengthy look at Kojima Productions’ chilling new action game Death Stranding.


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50 Versus 50 Mode Now Available In 'Fortnite'

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 03:02:02 +0000

(image) Instead of a massive free-for-all match, you'll work with 49 other players to take down an opposing team.


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Pre-Sale For TPCast Wireless Adapter For Oculus Rift Begins Monday

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 02:48:02 +0000

(image) TPCast announced that it would begin accepting pre-orders for the Oculus Rift wireless adapter on Monday and begin shipping the hardware the following week.


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Owlchemy Labs Announces 'Vacation Simulator'

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 02:36:02 +0000

(image) Owlchemy Labs has a sequel to its VR hit "Job Simulator." It's called--wait for it--"Vacation Simulator."


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'Dying Light: Bad Blood' Is Techland's Take On Battle Royale

Thu, 07 Dec 2017 20:02:02 +0000

(image) You'll have to create temporary alliances with other players if you want a shot at escaping the zombie-infested zone.


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'Devil May Cry HD Collection' Comes To PC, Consoles

Thu, 07 Dec 2017 18:48:02 +0000

(image) A previous bundle was released in 2012 for the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360.


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Phison E12 Early Numbers And A Path To 96-Layer NAND

Thu, 07 Dec 2017 18:32:02 +0000

(image) CES is right around the corner but some companies want to play show and tell early. Today we see the Phison E7 controller in action with Toshiba BiCS FLASH.


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HTC Reveals Price, Specs For Vive Focus Standalone VR Headset

Thu, 07 Dec 2017 17:38:02 +0000

(image) HTC is getting ready to release the Vive Focus standalone VR headset. The company announced that it would open pre-orders next week and that it would begin shipping headsets in January. It also revealed the specifications and the price of the harware.


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The Desert Of Miramar Is The Second Map In 'PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds'

Thu, 07 Dec 2017 16:52:02 +0000

(image) The desert biome features new terrain and locations for you and other players to explore. Grab a weapon and stay alive.


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Legislator Makes First Moves To Regulate In-Game Purchases

Thu, 07 Dec 2017 16:02:01 +0000

(image) The loot box controversy continues to grow as Hawaii state representative Chris Lee announced that he’s already made the first steps to legislate in-game purchases.


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AMD Triples Black Friday, Cyber Monday CPU Sales

Thu, 07 Dec 2017 15:32:01 +0000

(image) AMD's Lisa Su announced during an MSNBC interview last week that the company tripled its processor sales this year during Black Friday and Cyber Monday sales.


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Norsca Race Delayed To May For 'Total War: Warhammer II'

Wed, 06 Dec 2017 22:18:01 +0000

(image) Creative Assembly ran into difficulties when implementing the northern race from first game into "Total War: Warhammer II."


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High Fidelity Introduces Blockchain-Backed Digital Asset Registry, Economy

Wed, 06 Dec 2017 21:32:02 +0000

(image) High Fidelity Inc. introduced a digital marketplace for the "High Fidelity" open-source VR platform, which uses blockchain technology to track ownership of digital items. High Fidelity also introduced a cryptocurrency to handle in-app transactions.


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Senators, Rights Groups Call On FCC To Delay Net Neutrality Vote

Wed, 06 Dec 2017 21:02:02 +0000

(image) Between a critical court case that threatens to leave broadband consumers completely exposed and an ongoing investigation into anomalies in the public commentary of the FCC’s plans, there is clear evidence to delay the vote.


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Steam No Longer Accepts Bitcoin

Wed, 06 Dec 2017 20:32:02 +0000

(image) High transaction fees and a constantly changing value are to blame for Valve's reluctance to support the cryptocurrency.


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EVGA Unveils GTX 1070 Ti FTW Ultra Silent Graphics Card

Wed, 06 Dec 2017 20:02:02 +0000

(image) EVGA revealed a new addition to its GeForce GTX 1070 Ti lineup.


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PowerColor Launches Another eGPU Graphics Dock

Wed, 06 Dec 2017 19:02:02 +0000

(image) PowerColor released a new external graphics enclosure called the Gaming Station.


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Bitcoin Soars Towards $13,000

Wed, 06 Dec 2017 18:32:02 +0000

(image) The price of Bitcoin continues to rise at an incredible rate. Following Black Friday, the price of one Bitcoin topped $10,000 for the first time. Today, less than two weeks later, Bitcoin is trading at a more than 25% higher price.


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'Portal Bridge Constructor' Launches December 20

Wed, 06 Dec 2017 18:02:02 +0000

(image) Celebrate the 10th anniversary of "Portal" with a twist on "Bridge Constructor."


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ProtonMail Announces Safer Encrypted Emails Via Desktop Clients

Wed, 06 Dec 2017 17:32:01 +0000

(image) Paid ProtonMail users will be able to send encrypted emails from desktop email programs such as Outlook, Apple Mail, and Thunderbird.


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AMD Apologizes For RX 560 Spec Change, Ensures Full Transparency With AIB Partners

Wed, 06 Dec 2017 16:58:02 +0000

(image) AMD issued a new statement regarding its recent spec change to its Radeon RX 560 graphics card.


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New Shuttle SZ270R9 Bare-Bones PC Features Push-Button Overclocking

Wed, 06 Dec 2017 16:08:01 +0000

(image) Shuttle announced a new barebones mini PC with the ability to be overclocked with the push of a button. Meet the SZ270R9.


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Google Is Building A New Foveation Pipeline For Future XR Hardware

Wed, 06 Dec 2017 14:32:02 +0000

(image) Google Research revealed a proposal for a new foveation pipeline that would reduce the graphics overhead of VR and AR experiences on mobile devices while improving visual fidelity at the same time.


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Asus, HP Debut Snapdragon-Powered Windows Laptops

Tue, 05 Dec 2017 21:28:02 +0000

(image) Qualcomm and its partners debuted the world’s first Snapdragon-powered Windows laptops from its 2nd annual Snapdragon Technology Summit from Maui, Hawaii.


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AMD Forges Alliance With Qualcomm For Always-Connected Ryzen Mobile Products

Tue, 05 Dec 2017 20:48:02 +0000

(image) AMD's Kevin Lensing, Corporate Vice President and GM of the Client Business Unit, announced that the company is partnering with Qualcomm to produce always-connected Ryzen Mobile products.


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'EVE Online' Alpha Players Can Now Fly More Ships

Tue, 05 Dec 2017 20:32:02 +0000

(image) Free-to-play pilots can also train to use small and medium Tech II weapons.


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IBM Announces 'Game-Changing' Power9 Servers For AI

Tue, 05 Dec 2017 19:48:02 +0000

(image) IBM has announced its Power Systems Servers, which will be the first to sport the new Power9 processor, a chip that has been in development for four years.


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BitFenix Reveals Spectre Pro RGB Fans

Tue, 05 Dec 2017 19:02:02 +0000

(image) BitFenix announced a new version of its Spectre Pro-series fans, adding RGB lighting to the quiet-operation cooling devices.


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Game 'Self Regulator' NCGP Responds To Criticism

Tue, 05 Dec 2017 18:32:02 +0000

(image) Last week, we reported on the formation of a new 527 organization called the National Committee for Games Policy (NCGP). The body seemed to have appeared out of nowhere and described its hazy goals and existence in a short press release. After a few d


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Everything You Need To Know About The First Expansion For 'Destiny 2'

Tue, 05 Dec 2017 17:32:01 +0000

(image) Bungie will also release an additional gameplay update that includes changes to the Mod system and provides more tokens in specific activities.


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Microsoft Azure Unveils First AMD EPYC Instances

Tue, 05 Dec 2017 17:02:02 +0000

(image) AMD's promising EPYC server processors have finally landed in their first public cloud instances.


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AMD Quietly Changes RX 560 Specifications; Two Versions Are Now Available

Tue, 05 Dec 2017 16:42:02 +0000

(image) AMD stealthily updated its German website with new specifications for its Radeon RX 560 graphics cards.


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'Overwatch' League Skins Coming In January

Mon, 04 Dec 2017 23:02:02 +0000

(image) You can purchase these cosmetic items with the new "Overwatch" League tokens.


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Capcom Announces 'Mega Man 11,' Coming Late 2018

Mon, 04 Dec 2017 21:02:01 +0000

(image) The company will also launch a "Mega Man X" collection in the spring.


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Germany's Interior Minister Wants Backdoors In Cars, Digital Devices

Mon, 04 Dec 2017 20:02:02 +0000

(image) German Interior Minister, Thomas de Maizièr, has reportedly written a draft proposal in which he proposes that digital devices, as well as connected cars should come with built-in backdoor access for intelligence agencies and the police.


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