• News tagged "gaming"

Monday, 8 Dec 2014

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

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.

Monday, 17 Nov 2014

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

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

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.

Friday, 14 Nov 2014

Xbox One sales tripled in November after US$50 price cut

Xbox One sales tripled in November after US$50 price cut

According to Microsoft, sales of its Xbox One console has tripled in the week following a recent US$50 price cut in the United States.

Saturday, 8 Nov 2014

Blizzard announces Overwatch, first new IP in 17 years

Blizzard announces Overwatch, first new IP in 17 years

It's been 17 years since Blizzard last launched a new franchise (Starcraft in 1998) but today at Blizzcon 2014 in Anaheim, California, it announced a completely new IP, a Team Fortress 2 style, multiplayer shooter called Overwatch.

Thursday, 6 Nov 2014

Bad moon rising: Will HP's Omen spell doom for its competitors?

Bad moon rising: Will HP's Omen spell doom for its competitors?

With the market getting saturated with top of the line gaming notebooks, will another one make a difference? We get the lowdown on HP's new gaming notebook for you.

Wednesday, 5 Nov 2014

Sony keeps its promise, Z2 series gets PS4 Remote Play

Sony keeps its promise, Z2 series gets PS4 Remote Play

Following the release of PS4 Remote Play on the Z3 series, Sony has released the app for the Z2 line, and included a host of new improvements and updates. Wondering what they are? Peek inside for a heads-up.

Monday, 27 Oct 2014

Want super fast storage? The OCZ RevoDrive 350 Series is finally here

Want super fast storage? The OCZ RevoDrive 350 Series is finally here

OCZ's new RevoDrive 350 PCIe-based SSDs, which offers transfer speeds of up to 1.8GB/s, is finally here and is available in 240GB, 480GB and 960GB capacities. We have the pricing details here.

Monday, 20 Oct 2014

More Sony devices to get PS4 Remote Play capabilities?

More Sony devices to get PS4 Remote Play capabilities?

A Sony leak reveals new Remote Play compatible gadgets. Which products in the Xperia line will be getting it?

Friday, 17 Oct 2014

New Google Nexus Player announced

New Google Nexus Player announced

The market for set-top boxes is heating up! Google throws its hat in the ring with the new Google Nexus Player

Wednesday, 15 Oct 2014

ASUS announces three new ROG gaming notebooks - the ROG G751, G771 and G551

ASUS announces three new ROG gaming notebooks - the ROG G751, G771 and G551

ASUS has just announced three new ROG gaming notebooks, which features Intel's recently refreshed Haswell processors as well as NVIDIA's new mobile GPUs based on the Maxwell architecture.

All News Categories

News for Past 12 Months

Subscribe to HWZ Here!

Subscribe now to receive latest tech news, articles and promotions straight to your inbox!
 
 
By signing up, you indicate that you have read and agreed to the and .