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SteelSeries New Arctis 3 Bluetooth Headset Allows for Simultaneous Wireless & Wired Audio

By Asif Khan, Nov 07, 2017 8:45am PST

The new headset allows for chat or music connections through apps like Discord over Bluetooth while also receiving wired audio connections with PC or consoles like PS4, Xbox and Nintendo Switch.


Breakthrough At Columbia Engineering Could Revolutionize Wireless VR

By Charles Singletary, Oct 12, 2017 3:20pm PDT

A circulator that operates at millimeter-wave frequencies could impact VR, self-driving cars, and much more.


"Those guys have been using quantum tunneling portals to steal ideas across different dimensions."

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Oculus Project Santa Cruz VR Prototype Hands-on Impressions: A Technological Marvel

By Asif Khan, Oct 12, 2017 2:07pm PDT

The team at Oculus has something special on their hands with the latest VR HMD prototype, Project Santa Cruz.


"Oculus is researching display improvements but I imagine you'll see the big leap there when they ..."

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AMD Reportedly Pushes RX Vega 56 Embargo Forward

By Chris Jarrard, Aug 11, 2017 1:00am PDT

Once planned for September, the RX Vega 56 performance embargo has been moved up.


AMD Releases New Threadripper CPUs

By Chris Jarrard, Aug 10, 2017 9:25am PDT

AMD prepares to rip and tear.


Slow Drip of Intel Coffee Lake Details Continues

By Chris Jarrard, Aug 08, 2017 11:55am PDT

The 8700K appears in pictures and new Core i3 details have leaked.


Apacer's New PT920 Commando SSD Targets Your Storage Needs

By Chris Jarrard, Jul 11, 2017 3:15pm PDT

Prepare to launch an all-out assault on your I/O intensive workloads with the Apacer PT920 Commando SSD.


"Omg. “It remains unclear how competing drive manufacturers will be able to answer a SSD ..."

- mlev see all 39 comments

Intel's Kaby Lake-X CPUs Are Not What PC Gamers Are Looking For

By Chris Jarrard, Jul 11, 2017 11:30am PDT

The Core i5-7640X and Core i7-7740X CPUs have released on Intel’s new Basin Falls platform and offer questionable value for PC gamers.


"Maybe wait for coffee lake? I remember reading good things about it. "

- jodiuh see all 17 comments

Ethereum Cryptocurrency Mining Continues to Impact NVIDIA and AMD GPU Supply

By Chris Jarrard, Jul 10, 2017 3:15pm PDT

Internet prospectors have decimated mid-range gaming GPU availability in the rush to cash in on the latest cryptocurrency boom.


"GPUs are dedicated parallel processors, so they can show you a billion moving triangles on a ..."

- silent prophet see all 41 comments

Games That Pushed The Limit: G-Police (1997)

By Chris Jarrard, Jul 07, 2017 4:30pm PDT

This futuristic shooter lead the way for a new PC hardware standard.


"I know the article picks it up, but I meant more from the game/marketing side... however I guess ..."

- ThrillKill see all 37 comments

Intel's Coffee Lake CPUs Could Be Available Before the End of 2017

By Chris Jarrard, Jul 06, 2017 5:45pm PDT

A leaked Geekbench test result indicates that the six core Intel Coffee Lake CPU may hit the market before the end of the year.


"Threadripper is literally two Ryzen dies in one package, so IPC is going to be the same as ..."

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SoftBank Has Accumulated $4 Billion of NVIDIA's Stock for 4.9% Stake in Company

By John Keefer, May 25, 2017 8:40am PDT

That's about $4 billion based on the chip maker's current market valuation.


Google's Digital Whiteboard Will Be Great for Online Workplaces

By Donovan Erskine, May 24, 2017 5:00pm PDT

This $5,000 whiteboard seems like a fun and useful addition to virtual offices.


""hundreds and hundreds of miles apart"....reminds me of when I was trying to fill a word count ..."

- jimvolk see all 10 comments

NVIDIA Quietly Launches Titan Xp GPU with 3840 Shader Cores

By Asif Khan, Apr 06, 2017 11:00am PDT

The rate at which NVIDIA releases new GPUs is getting too fast for our wallets to handle.


"I certainly would say go for it. I went with two 1080ti's for a 4k homecinema gaming setup, and ..."

- Camaxide2 see all 2 comments

That One Weird Trick MIT Has to Make VR Go Wireless

By Jason Faulkner, Dec 09, 2016 2:00pm PST

Bringing the virtual closer to reality.