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Comments (0) | May 25, 2016 11:18AM PST | bp9801
Tt eSPORTS Announces the Level 10 M Advanced Laser Gaming Mouse and Challenger Edge Membrane Gaming Keyboard

The right mouse or keyboard can make or break your gaming, as the feel and control need to be exact. Tt eSPORTS might just have the perfect mouse and keyboard, as it has introduced its Level 10 M Advanced Laser Gaming Mouse and the Challenger Edge Membrane Gaming Keyboard. The Level 10 M Advanced is an enhanced version of the previous Level 10 M...

Comments (0) | May 25, 2016 10:49AM PST | bp9801

The middle of the week has arrived, bringing with it several items for you to check out. A trio of CPU coolers for small form factor builds get tested to see what kind of performance they offer in a little package. We have a look at the Corsair LAPDOG, a gaming control center that lets you put a mechanical keyboard and mouse within easy reach fo...

Comments (0) | May 25, 2016 10:09AM PST | Guest_Jim_*
BULLDOG Case and LAPDOG Control Center Launched by Corsair

Last year, Corsair announced its BULLDOG case and LAPDOG gaming control center, and today have announced their launch. The BULLDOG case, for those who do not remember, is designed for the living room, with a size comparable to that of modern gaming consoles, but with the features an PC gamer wants. Inside its angular design is room for a mini-IT...

Comments (0) | May 24, 2016 04:09PM PST | bp9801

A new game is now out, which means a new driver revision to support it. That's right, Blizzard's Overwatch is now available, bringing the multiplayer FPS and its many heroes to systems everywhere. To help give you the best experience on your NVIDIA card, the GeForce Game Ready 368.22 WHQL drivers are now available. The new drivers also support t...

Comments (0) | May 24, 2016 02:49PM PST | gebraset

Elitegroup Computer Systems, a manufacturer and supplier of various computer components, has officially launched a new LEET GAMING motherboard and LIVA mini PC at this year's Computex trade show. The new motherboard, known as the Z170-LIGHTSABER, boasts premium features that are tailored towards gamers, such as special LED illumination with 7 co...

Comments (0) | May 24, 2016 11:56AM PST | bp9801
Toshiba Announces OCZ RD400 Series of NVMe SSDs

Storage technology keeps on changing every day it seems, with faster speeds and smaller sizes launching all the time. Toshiba has something new for us, with its OCZ RD400 NVMe PCIe SSD offering improved bandwidth and speed to desktop and notebook users alike. The RD400 makes use of the PCIe 3.0 x4 slot for some insane speeds, with 2,600MB/s read...

Comments (0) | May 24, 2016 11:35AM PST | Guest_Jim_*

CRYORIG has revealed two cases, its first entries in the PC case market, with two uncommon designs. The OLA is inspired by the Mac Pro with a cylindrical design, designed with a focus on performance and cooling, and the TAKU is also a monitor stand that slides open to allow easy access to the hardware inside. Both support mini ITX motherboards.

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Comments (0) | May 24, 2016 11:26AM PST | bp9801
Corsair Unveils the Dominator Platinum ROG Edition Memory

One of the leaders in memory, cases, power supplies, and most other components, Corsair has introduced a new addition to its range of DDR4 memory. The Corsair Dominator Platinum ROG Edition has been designed in collaboration with ASUS and its Republic of Gamers team, offering a unique style to easily match the ASUS ROG motherboards. This 16GB (4...

Comments (0) | May 24, 2016 10:56AM PST | bp9801

A new day is here, bringing a few items along the way to help get you through the day. We have a review on the Toshiba OCZ RD400 512GB PCIe NVMe SSD, capable of fitting in an M.2 slot or in a PCIe slot with an available adapter to give you a couple different ways to expand your system storage. For some audio needs, the SteelSeries Siberia 350 He...

Comments (0) | May 23, 2016 10:15AM PST | Guest_Jim_*

Installing an operating system is not a difficult process today, but it can take a long time, not because of the install itself, but the updates that came after release. To make the lives of those who maintain images of Windows 7 and Windows 8.1 easier, Microsoft is now offering convenience rollup updates.

For Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 ...

Comments (0) | May 23, 2016 09:32AM PST | bp9801

Monday is here, bringing in another week and a couple of items for you to check out. We have a look a the Thermaltake Core X31 case, a mid tower model that still has plenty of room inside for a ton of gear, including two 360mm radiators. Our other item for the day looks at DDR4 memory speeds and if there is a benefit to running sticks at 4000MHz...

Comments (0) | May 20, 2016 06:54PM PST | Guest_Jim_*

On Tuesday, Homefront: The Revolution released in North America, with the worldwide release today, Friday. If you give something like the Steam forums for this game just a quick glance, you will find several threads concerning the game's performance. Today, the developers have released a statement about this on their Facebook page, and part of i...

Comments (0) | May 20, 2016 11:26AM PST | bp9801

The end of the week is here, bringing with it several items to get the weekend going. We have a review of the GIGABYTE X99P-SLI motherboard, supporting new things like USB 3.1 and Thunderbolt 3, while also featuring metal reinforced PCIe x16 slots to keep your video card safe. There is a look at the Thecus 2-bay N2810 4K NAS, which can store you...

Comments (0) | May 20, 2016 05:57AM PST | gebraset
DUKASE V2 Chassis Unveiled by DEEPCOOL

DEEPCOOL has officially debuted its latest computer chassis known as the DUKASE V2. The DUKASE V2 is an ATX chassis that boasts a suspension-style top panel that is both aesthetically pleasing and easy to clean, a fan controller that can adjust three fans at the same time, and an ODD-free metal front panel that provides excellent ventilation whi...

Comments (0) | May 19, 2016 03:40PM PST | CheeseMan42
G.SKILL Announces Fastest DDR4 SO-DIMM Memory

G.SKILL continues to set the bar higher in all areas of the memory market with its latest DDR4 SO-DIMM set, which is part of the Ripjaws line. The newest addition to the series has a frequency of 3200MHz, Cas Latency of 16, and operating voltage of 1.35V. The kit will be available in dual channel sets with total capacity of 16GB or 32GB. The new...

Comments (0) | May 19, 2016 11:06AM PST | bp9801

Thursday is here, bringing several items along the way to get you through the day. We have a look at the Gigabyte BRIX BSi7-6500 Compact PC Kit, which has an Intel Core i7-6500U CPU, two DDR3L SO-DIMM slots, a 2280 M.2 slot, and other features to let you craft a fairly powerful, yet tiny, PC. If you want to listen to your music in new areas, per...

Comments (0) | May 19, 2016 04:38AM PST | gebraset

NVIDIA was able to utilize the Google I/O annual developer conference to boast some of the new capabilities that its SHIELD device will feature, thanks to the upcoming version 3.2 update. The company noted that with the update, SHIELD owners will have access to things such as 60FPS 4K support for YouTube videos, 4K video content from VUDU, and H...

Comments (0) | May 18, 2016 02:58PM PST | CheeseMan42
Google Unveils Tensor Processing Unit and Google Home

The yearly Google I/O developer conference was held today and the company unveiled a pair of interesting projects, the Tensor Processing Unit (TPU) and Google Home. The TPU is a custom chip developed by Google with "an order of magnitude higher performance per watt than all commercially available GPUs and FPGA" according to CEO Sundar Pichai. Go...

Comments (0) | May 18, 2016 11:15AM PST | Guest_Jim_*

For the thousands of years humanity has been combining metals into various alloys, we have accepted that there is a tradeoff between strength and ductility. In order to make a metal stronger, it will become more susceptible to fracturing when deformed. This belief has also extended to high entropy alloys, but researchers at MIT borrowed a proper...

Comments (3) | May 18, 2016 09:38AM PST | bp9801
NVIDIA Brings Us the Specifications for the GeForce GTX 1070

NVIDIA's new GeForce GTX 1080 video card is nearly here, with reviews pouring in to show off what this Pascal-powered beast can do. However, it was not the only card NVIDIA unveiled at its special event, as the GeForce GTX 1070 was formally introduced. The GTX 1070 did not have many of its specifications announced at the time, but now we have th...

Comments (4) | May 18, 2016 07:04AM PST | gebraset
Firefox Overtakes Internet Explorer and Edge Browsers in Worldwide Desktop Browser Usage

According to the latest data from StatCounter, a web analytics company, Firefox featured more usage than Internet Explorer and the new Microsoft Edge browser when looking at desktop browser usage on a global scale. In the month of April, Firefox boasted 15.6 percent global usage, while Internet Explorer and Edge featured just 15.5 percent. This ...

Comments (0) | May 17, 2016 03:06PM PST | CheeseMan42

Research conducted by Check Point as part of its April 2016 Threat Index indicates that the Conficker worm continues to be responsible for one in six malware attacks, despite first being discovered in 2008. Joining it at the top of the rankings are the Sality virus and the Zeroaccess worm, which have been around since 2003 and 2011, respectively...

Comments (2) | May 17, 2016 02:49PM PST | CheeseMan42
G.SKILL Adds Three Sets to Trident Z Line

G.SKILL has announced the addition of a trio of new memory sets to the DDR4 Trident Z line. The new kits target both low latency, with 3200MHz CL13 and 3466MHz CL14 options, and high speed with a 4266MHz CL19 set. G.SKILL utilized ultra high performance Samsung DDR4 8Gb ICs to create the new sets which operate at 1.35V in sticks of 8GB or 16GB, ...

Comments (0) | May 17, 2016 10:28AM PST | bp9801

NVIDIA's latest behemoth, the GeForce GTX 1080, is nearly here, with the NDA lifting today to show us all what the new flagship video card delivers. It runs on the Pascal architecture and the GP104 core, packing 2560 CUDA cores, 160 texture units, and 64 ROPs. It also has 8GB of Micron's new GDDR5X memory running at a 10Gbps data rate. The GP104...

Comments (0) | May 17, 2016 09:11AM PST | Guest_Jim_*

Homefront: The Revolution has released today in North America, with worldwide release on Friday. To mark the occasion, the Launch Trailer has been released, as has details of the Expansion Pass and Resistance Mode online co-op feature.

The Expansion Pass brings with it three single-player campaign expansions, with the first two releasing later ...

Comments (0) | May 17, 2016 03:32AM PST | gebraset
J3160MD System Board Introduced by BIOSTAR

BIOSTAR, a leading motherboard manufacturer that was launched in 1986, has officially announced its latest system board known as the J3160MD. The new product offering from BIOSTAR boasts the new Intel Celeron J3160 quad-core processor that features base and turbo clocks of 1.6GHz and 2.24GHz, respectively. The new SoC processor that is a part of...

Comments (0) | May 16, 2016 03:16PM PST | CheeseMan42
Raspberry Pi Zero Adds a Camera Port

The Raspberry Pi Zero was released in November 2015 as the smallest and cheapest iteration of the popular computer, at a cost of just $5. Customers eager to get their hands on the device have faced some difficulties as the Pi Zero sold out almost immediately and continues to do so with all new stock that becomes available. Users now have somethi...

Comments (0) | May 16, 2016 10:25AM PST | bp9801

A new week is here, bringing several items to start it off right. We have a review of the Supermicro C7Z170-OCE Z170 LGA1151 motherboard, a gaming-focused model from the company best known for its server motherboards. To give yourself a new typing experience, the Gamdias Hermes RGB mechanical keyboard gets tested to see if it's the right one. If...

Comments (0) | May 13, 2016 11:20AM PST | Guest_Jim_*

For anyone using NVIDIA GPUs and looking to play the newly released DOOM, upcoming Homefront: The Revolution, or the early access Master of Orion, new drivers have been released. These are the Game Ready drivers for those three games, and while I cannot speak for two of them, they definitely made a difference for me in Master of Orion. For weeks...

Comments (0) | May 13, 2016 10:13AM PST | bp9801

Friday the 13th is here, the only one of 2016, so if you're enjoying some horror movies or just the fact the weekend is nearly here, we have you covered. There is a review on the AMD FX 8350 Black Edition CPU and Wraith Cooler, a revamped cooler that should help keep the new AMD CPUs from getting too warm during heavy use. If you need a new encl...

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