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Razer wants to dominate your living room with its new range of gaming products

Razer wants to dominate your living room with its new range of gaming products

NEWS  /  07 Jan 2015  /  19 weeks ago

Razer's announced a slew of new products at CES 2015. The Razer Forge TV, the Cortex: Stream, the Serval and the Turret. Fancy names, but what exactly do they do?

D-Link announces new Ultra Performance series of 802.11ac routers

D-Link announces new Ultra Performance series of 802.11ac routers

NEWS  /  06 Jan 2015  /  19 weeks ago

D-Link has just announced its new Ultra Performance series of 802.11ac routers, which includes the monstrous tri-band 8-antenna DIR-895L/R capable of delivering a maximum data transfer rate of a whopping 5300Mbps.

Microsoft retires the original Kinect for Windows

Microsoft retires the original Kinect for Windows

NEWS  /  02 Jan 2015  /  19 weeks ago

The original Kinect for Windows will be phased out this year, nearly three years after it was first introduced.

Pandora's box opened: Xbox One SDK leaked

Pandora's box opened: Xbox One SDK leaked

NEWS  /  02 Jan 2015  /  20 weeks ago

The inevitable has happened. The Xbox One's SDK has been leaked.

Sony's Playstation Network and Microsoft's Xbox Live services down

Sony's Playstation Network and Microsoft's Xbox Live services down

NEWS  /  26 Dec 2014  /  21 weeks ago

Sony's been hacked. Again. Although this time Microsoft's mixed up in it too.

Microsoft might be jumping on the virtual reality bandwagon

Microsoft might be jumping on the virtual reality bandwagon

NEWS  /  22 Dec 2014  /  21 weeks ago

With virtual reality a major buzzword in 2014, is Microsoft planning on releasing its own virtual reality headset to compete with Sony's Project Morpheus and the Oculus Rift?

Microsoft recruiting for its new 'Arcadia' initiative

Microsoft recruiting for its new 'Arcadia' initiative

NEWS  /  19 Dec 2014  /  22 weeks ago

Gaikai, OnLive, Grid and Playstation Now. Guess what they have in common with Arcadia?

Hearthstone now available for Android tablets (UPDATED)

Hearthstone now available for Android tablets (UPDATED)

NEWS  /  17 Dec 2014  /  22 weeks ago

Hearthstone's one of the most addicting free games available. It was originally on the PC, then iOS and now finally on Android. But there's a small drawback.

The 3DRudder wants to be the next big thing in gaming and design

The 3DRudder wants to be the next big thing in gaming and design

NEWS  /  12 Dec 2014  /  23 weeks ago

Would you be interested in playing a game where movement, camera control or whatever action the game lets you do is controlled just by moving your feet? If your answer is yes, then you have to take a look at the 3DRudder.

D-Link announces new DWA-582 AC-1200 PCIe wireless adapter for desktops

D-Link announces new DWA-582 AC-1200 PCIe wireless adapter for desktops

NEWS  /  11 Dec 2014  /  23 weeks ago

D-Link has just announced its new dual-band DWA-582 AC-1200 PCIe wireless adapter for desktops, which supports speeds of up to 867Mbps on its 5GHz band.

Sony's PlayStation next to be hacked

Sony's PlayStation next to be hacked

NEWS  /  09 Dec 2014  /  23 weeks ago

It seems like there's no respite in site for Sony, as their PlayStation network has just become the next to be hacked.

The gaming world in mourning: Father of video games, Ralph Baer, passes on

The gaming world in mourning: Father of video games, Ralph Baer, passes on

NEWS  /  08 Dec 2014  /  23 weeks ago

The passing of a human being is always especially hard, even more so when that person has so much of an impact on our everyday lives. You may not know Ralph Baer, but it's due to him that gaming is around today.

Sony celebrates Playstation's 20th anniversary in style

Sony celebrates Playstation's 20th anniversary in style

NEWS  /  04 Dec 2014  /  24 weeks ago

It has been 20 years since the first product bearing Playstation brand first launched and Sony's celebrating that by releasing another Playstation branded product. Guess what it is!

Valve takes on Twitch with new Steam Broadcasting service

Valve takes on Twitch with new Steam Broadcasting service

NEWS  /  03 Dec 2014  /  24 weeks ago

Video game live streaming is a big business. Just look at Twitch, who were acquired by Amazon for US$970 million earlier this year. Now, Valve is looking to take a piece of the pie, with its new Steam Broadcasting service.

Sony in hot water for misleading PS Vita ads

Sony in hot water for misleading PS Vita ads

NEWS  /  27 Nov 2014  /  25 weeks ago

Sony's in trouble in the US after the FTC found them guilty of misleading customers with their PS Vita ads. How did affected customers get reparations? Did Sony purposely word the ads to suggest things the Vita couldn't do or was it simply a mistake?

Alienware Alpha makes its debut in US Stores

Alienware Alpha makes its debut in US Stores

NEWS  /  25 Nov 2014  /  25 weeks ago

With the looming releases of version 1.0 of SteamOS and full fledged Steam Machines next year, ready made PCs that are meant solely for playing games may become the norm one day. But in the meantime, we get pseudo-consoles like the Alienware Alpha.

Atari: Game Over now available for free online

Atari: Game Over now available for free online

NEWS  /  24 Nov 2014  /  25 weeks ago

If you're into gaming, you'd have probably heard of Atari and its infamous E.T. cart. It was supposed to be so bad that it caused the whole industry to crash in 1983. Ever wondered if the urban legend that said unsold copies of the game were dumped in the desert was true? Wonder no more.

Japanese developers start to embrace AMD's Mantle

Japanese developers start to embrace AMD's Mantle

NEWS  /  23 Nov 2014  /  25 weeks ago

Thus far, it has only been mostly western developers who are developing games that'll use Mantle technology. At AMD's Future of Compute event though, that changed. Two giants in the Japanese video games industry have signed on. Who are they? Read on to find out.

AMD's Freesync technology is almost here and Samsung's leading the charge

AMD's Freesync technology is almost here and Samsung's leading the charge

NEWS  /  20 Nov 2014  /  26 weeks ago

AMD's Freesync is set to completely eliminate screen-tearing in games if everything goes smoothly. Samsung has stepped up to the plate in support of AMD, with plans to release Freesync compatible monitors. Will AMD and Samsung be the driving forces behind one of gaming's next big thing?

World of Warcraft players encounter DDoS, queues after expansion's release

World of Warcraft players encounter DDoS, queues after expansion's release

NEWS  /  17 Nov 2014  /  26 weeks ago

World of Warcraft's latest expansion just launched a few days ago and while players were stoked to be able to return to Draenor, not everything proceeded as planned.

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