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Comments (1) | May 5, 2015 06:21AM PST | Guest_Jim_*

Growing up, there were probably times you wished you could just vanish from your classroom, or maybe you wished someone else would. Either way, people cannot just disappear from a classroom, but some small objects now can. As reported by The Optical Society, researchers at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology have created an invisibility cloak ...

Comments (0) | May 5, 2015 05:16AM PST | gebraset
Beautiful Rainforest Environment Created in Unreal Engine 4

It has been just two months since Epic Games announced that its immensely popular Unreal Engine 4 was free for everyone to download and use. Talented individuals have undoubtedly been creating a wealth of environments since the engine was made available for free, and now one individual, who goes by "Techuser/2" on Flickr, has released images and...

Comments (0) | May 4, 2015 04:32PM PST | CheeseMan42

Microsoft released a public test version of the upcoming Office 2016 desktop suite for Windows earlier today. A test version had previously been released in March 2015 for IT Pros and developers, with this version available to all users. Office 2016 will be available on Windows 7, 8, and 10 in the fall of this year. Current testers have noted th...

Comments (0) | May 4, 2015 04:17PM PST | CheeseMan42

Project CARS officially went gold late last month with a release date of May 7. Slightly Mad Studios has released the launch trailer to help hold gamers over for the rest of the week and it certainly appears to live up to the hype. The trailer was accompanied by a sample of the extensive feature list, some of which can be seen below.

  • The lar...
Comments (6) | May 4, 2015 04:03PM PST | CheeseMan42
DEEPCOOL Announces TriStellar Case

DEEPCOOL has announced the first case to join its GAMER STORM product line, the TriStellar. The TriStellar presents an extremely unique design, dividing components into three separate compartments instead of a traditional single tower design. The three chamber design helps to more effectively dissipate heat with full size GPUs installed in the t...

Comments (12) | May 4, 2015 04:00PM PST | gebraset
Three Videos Totaling 45 Minutes Showcase The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt

While new screenshots for The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt have been popping up quite often as of late, videos of the upcoming title from CD Projekt RED are becoming bountiful as well. Gopher has successfully uploaded 45 minutes of gameplay from The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt that showcases that various environments and elements of the video game title. The f...

Comments (0) | May 4, 2015 03:42PM PST | CheeseMan42

According to a series of slides obtained by Videocardz, NVIDIA will soon offer a free copy of The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt and Batman: Arkham Knight to users that purchase a NVIDIA GTX 970 or 980 video card. The Witcher 3 is currently offered with those two cards and the GTX 960. As two of the most anticipated games to be released this year, this pr...

Comments (0) | May 4, 2015 10:57AM PST | Guest_Jim_*

The day after Square Enix showed off the WITCH CHAPTER 0 [cry] demo at the Microsoft BUILD conference, the company showed off King of Wushu running with DirectX 12. This should end up being the first DX12 title in China and the first CryEngine-based game to use the new API. Like the previous demo, this one was also supported by NVIDIA and the ga...

Comments (0) | May 4, 2015 10:33AM PST | Guest_Jim_*

Leaks happen when you are working on a new and highly anticipated product, but you probably expect them to come from various places on the Internet, and not a large company. The latter is the case here though, as HP has apparently revealed the existence of the AMD R9 380 and the Radeon R7 A330 or R7 A360. These leaks come from HP describing its ...

Comments (0) | May 4, 2015 08:58AM PST | bp9801

A new week is upon us, with some new items to help get you started on the right foot. There is a review of the Zalman Z11 NEO case, which has a unique visual style and plenty of features to provide something for everyone. The Cougar 200K gaming keyboard gets tested to see how this budget-friendly model stacks up to the competition. The 2015 edit...

Comments (5) | May 4, 2015 07:43AM PST | gebraset
GTA V Looks Amazing at 6K

Just over a month ago, 4K screenshots for GTA V were revealed to the public that successfully showed off some impressive environments within the PC version of the game. About a month ago, a 60FPS trailer for GTA V was released by Rockstar, which provided more of want gamers wanted to see before the official release of the game. Now, PC Gamer has...

Comments (0) | May 4, 2015 07:30AM PST | gebraset

NVIDIA’s drivers contain a streaming service that powers one of its most touted features known as Shadow Play, which allows gamers to stream games to a SHIELD device. Unfortunately, it looks like the streaming service is automatically enabled in the latest GeForce drivers, and as such, happens to utilize CPU resources in the background even when...

Comments (0) | May 4, 2015 05:17AM PST | Guest_Jim_*

The future of many technologies may be flat, thanks to advances with two-dimensional materials like graphene, boron nitride (BN), and molybdenum disulfide (MoS2). The last of those three materials is of special interest to some as it is the only of the three to be a natural semiconductor, but its performance tends to be less than predicted. Rese...

Comments (0) | May 3, 2015 06:42AM PST | CheeseMan42
Details Released For Batman: Arkham Knight DLC

In the past week Rocksteady has released a new trailer and announced a DLC season pass for the upcoming Batman: Arkham Knight. Up until now it was only known that the season pass would set you back $40, but the company has now revealed what you will get for your money. The DLC will be released over the course of six months after the game is rele...

Comments (0) | May 1, 2015 02:48PM PST | Guest_Jim_*

The brain is an extraordinary organ that humanity may never fully grasp, but that does not stop us from trying. One of the fundamental functions of the human brain is to store memories, and for some the brain has difficulty forming new memories, so a better understanding of the processes involved could lead to treatments for them. Now researcher...

Comments (0) | May 1, 2015 02:22PM PST | bp9801
The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt is Looking Gorgeous With Six New Screenshots

Today marks the first day of May, which means the wait is almost over for The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt. The boots of Geralt await us, and to help tide you over a little bit longer we have six new screenshots. In them we have Geralt taking on some bandits in a three on one fight, which may not seem entirely fair, but then again, they're the fools tak...

Comments (14) | May 1, 2015 01:58PM PST | CheeseMan42

AMD first released the R9 285 based on the Tonga GPU last year at a price point of $249. The R9 285 offered performance similar to the R9 280 and 280X with a price that was between the other two cards. Both the 280 and 280X have received price cuts since launch, but the 285 is now in line with the NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960 for both price and perfor...

Comments (3) | May 1, 2015 10:56AM PST | Guest_Jim_*

Want to see multiple scenes with over 63 million polygons in it being rendered in real-time? Of course you do, so check out the video below where Square Enix, Microsoft, and NVIDIA show off the power of DirectX 12 with a project called WITCH CHAPTER 0 [cry] at Microsoft’s BUILD 2015 conference. That 63 million polygons is some 6 to 12 times more...

Comments (0) | May 1, 2015 09:19AM PST | bp9801

Today is May Day, and to help kick it off we have some items for you to check out and wrap up the week with. There is a look at the SilverStone Mammoth MM01, a case that lives up to its name while also providing a HEPA air filter and spill-proof panels. We also have 20 of the worst PC setups seen throughout the month of April, so if you need som...

Comments (0) | May 1, 2015 06:15AM PST | Guest_Jim_*

When X-ray photography was first discovered, it allowed us to peer into places previously impossible, and we may see a revolution like that happen again with terahertz radiation. Though at a much lower frequency, this form of light can be used to identify various illnesses and materials, at range and without damaging the subject. To best accompl...

Comments (0) | May 1, 2015 05:58AM PST | gebraset

The parent company of Grooveshark, Escape Media, has announced that it has officially shutdown the service after settling a copyright infringement lawsuit that it has been battling for years. Grooveshark, which launched in 2007 and let millions of web and mobile users stream an unlimited number of songs from major record labels such as Universal...

Comments (0) | May 1, 2015 05:35AM PST | gebraset
XIGMATEK Launches Nebula C in Multiple Spring Colors

XIGMATEK, a manufacturer of computer peripherals and thermal solutions, has launched its Nebula C in multiple springtime colors. The Nebula C, which is available in white, pink, purple, yellow, and two shades of green, is a mini-ITX case that features support for CPU colors up to 80mm tall, graphics cards up to 230mm long, and a standard ATX PSU...

Comments (0) | April 30, 2015 04:16PM PST | CheeseMan42

As part of the Build 2015 conference, Microsoft has announced the Windows 10 Internet of Things Core Insider Preview. This new version of Windows targets small computing devices such as the Raspberry Pi 2, Arduino, and Minnowboard Max and will be available "free for Makers and commercial device builders." Microsoft is hoping to enter a market th...

Comments (2) | April 30, 2015 03:57PM PST | CheeseMan42

Rumors surrounding the NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980 Ti have been making the rounds this month, with sources confirming a number of these rumors to Videocardz. The card will have 6GB of VRAM as initially rumored, half of the 12GB found in a TITAN X card. The 980 Ti will be available with several different cooling options including reference, water, and...

Comments (0) | April 30, 2015 02:11PM PST | Guest_Jim_*

Lithium-ion batteries are used in so many devices they practically surround us, and while most of the time this is not an issue, there are rare occasions when these batteries will explode. Obviously it is not good when a single battery explodes, but often one explosion can cause a chain reaction and neighboring batteries will explode as well. Re...

Comments (0) | April 30, 2015 08:59AM PST | bp9801
Windows 10's Project Spartan Browser Gets Renamed Microsoft Edge

Microsoft unveiled Project Spartan, a brand new Web browser for Windows 10, earlier this year. It has a new rendering engine, said to be faster and less resource intensive than Internet Explorer, and would better compete with the likes of Chrome and Firefox. Project Spartan is Microsoft's browser for Windows 10, with Internet Explorer being rele...

Comments (0) | April 30, 2015 05:29AM PST | gebraset

In order to provide GeForce owners with the best experience when it comes to the prerelease versions of Windows 10, NVIDIA has launched its GeForce 352.63 beta driver. The driver, which is only compatible with GeForce 900, 700, and 600 series GPUs, as well as 900M, 800M, 700M, and 600M series GPUs, provides proper support for WDDM 2.0 and Direct...

Comments (0) | April 30, 2015 05:22AM PST | Guest_Jim_*

For most people, it may be hard to imagine something happening in a trillionth of a second, but for some researchers, that is how fast the processes they are trying to study occur. As you can guess, that tremendous speed makes studying these processes difficult, which is why one group of researchers have created a new camera to capture what happ...

Comments (0) | April 30, 2015 05:12AM PST | gebraset

ASUSTOR, a leading innovator and provider of network storage solutions, has revealed that it will be showcasing some exciting and innovative products at this year’s Computex. Some of the products that ASUSTOR will exhibit include its 2, 3, 5, and 7 series rackmount and tower model devices, as well as the soon to be released 61 series and 10 seri...

Comments (0) | April 29, 2015 06:59PM PST | gebraset

GoPro has revealed in its first quarter earnings results that it has acquired Kolor, a French software maker that specializes in meshing together photos and videos into interactive content. GoPro currently thrives on sales from adventure and sports enthusiasts who purchase the cameras for skiing, racing, skydiving, surfing, and more, but is look...






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