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New 3DMark released for Windows
— 8:52 AM on February 5, 2013

After a lengthy delay, the next version of 3DMark is finally out for Windows. Folks eager to make their PCs sweat can download...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming

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Newell wants Steam to be a network API
— 10:29 AM on February 4, 2013

Steam had humble beginnings, but over the years, Valve has turned it into the most popular game distribution service around. One could argue that...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming Internet

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New AMD bundle includes Crysis 3, BioShock Infinite, Tomb Raider
— 8:07 PM on February 2, 2013

AMD is pretty happy with the results of last year's Never Settle promotion. So happy, in fact, that it's decided to renew the promotion...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming

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New Catalyst beta further boosts Crysis 3 performance
— 10:47 AM on February 1, 2013

Calling all Radeon users! Well, at least those who signed up for the Crysis 3 multiplayer beta. There's a new beta of AMD's Catalyst...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming

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Final Battlefield 3 DLC adds dirt bikes, capture the flag
— 9:02 AM on February 1, 2013

More than a year has passed since Battlefield 3 was released, and new content is still rolling out. The game's fifth and final End Game...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Valve's Newell: Biggest threat in the living room is Apple
— 11:56 AM on January 31, 2013

Given its efforts to bring Steam into the living room, you'd think Valve would...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming Personal tech

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Nvidia explains how it built Project Shield
— 8:59 AM on January 31, 2013

Nvidia's Project Shield handheld was one of the biggest surprises at CES this year. As it turns out, the device went from idea to live...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming Game consoles

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Particle effects swirl in Hawken PhysX demo
— 11:03 AM on January 30, 2013

Nvidia has been pushing its proprietary PhysX technology for what seems like forever. The list of supported games remains relatively thin, with only...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming

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Crytek's free-to-play Warface accepting beta applications
— 6:00 AM on January 29, 2013

As the world awaits Crysis 3's February 19 release, developer Crytek has begun accepting beta applications for its next title. The game is called...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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New Skyrim DLC is available for pre-purchase
— 6:00 AM on January 28, 2013

Sick of Skyrim yet? Hopefully not, because Bethesda is about to unleash its latest slice of downloadable content for the game—and you can already...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Local game streaming: Coming soon from the PC
— 10:35 PM on January 24, 2013

Nvidia's Project Shield was one of the most intriguing new products on display at this year's Consumer Electronics Show. This handheld gaming device combines the...

Type: Blog post Tags: Gaming Networking

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GeForce Experience now in open beta
— 12:15 PM on January 24, 2013

Last month, we told you about Nvidia's GeForce Experience, a new software package designed to configure in-game graphics settings automatically based on your system's...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming Software

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New trailers hype Aliens: Colonial Marines release
— 11:17 AM on January 24, 2013

Finished playing through the annual deluge of holiday releases? Good, because there are numerous new games on tap for February. One of them...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Crysis 3 multiplayer beta to kick off on the 29th
— 6:00 AM on January 24, 2013

We often lament the dearth of game demos preceding major PC releases. Happily, Crysis 3 will be one of those few titles you'll be able...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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As the second turns: further developments
— 4:33 PM on January 22, 2013

I told myself I'd try to keep pace with any developments across the web related to our frame-latency-based game benchmarking methods, but I've once...

Type: Blog post Tags: Graphics Gaming

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Deal of the week: Windows 8, displays, storage, and games
— 5:52 PM on January 18, 2013

Bad news: Microsoft has announced that its Windows 8 upgrade promotion will end on February 1. From then on, prices for Windows 8 and...

Type: News story Tags: Storage Displays Gaming Windows

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A driver update to reduce Radeon frame times
— 9:13 PM on January 16, 2013

We spotted an issue with high frame latencies in several of the latest games on the Radeon HD 7950 not long ago, and now AMD...

Type: Feature article Tags: Graphics Gaming

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BioShock Infinite PC perks, requirements detailed
— 2:06 PM on January 15, 2013

As we slowly inch toward BioShock Infinite's March 26 release, developer Irrational Games has revealed the PC version's hardware requirements. The minimum specs are...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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