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Deal of the week: Cheap memory, discounted storage, and free games
— 12:31 PM on January 17, 2014

Retailers are still recovering from their holiday sales, so the deals landscape is a little barren. However, we've found some nice discounts on a...

Type: News story Tags: Storage Memory Gaming

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Valve expects consumer VR gear by 2015
— 9:18 AM on January 17, 2014

More goodies have leaked out of Valve's Steam Dev Days event in Seattle. The latest batch of developer tweets collected by Steam Database...

Type: News story Tags: Displays Gaming

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Chrome gets noisy tab indicator, new Windows 8 mode
— 9:19 AM on January 15, 2014

Yesterday, Google began the silent, automated rollout of its latest Chrome release—version 32.0. The new update doesn't look all that different from the previous one...

Type: News story Tags: Internet Software

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Valve adds VR to Steam's Big Picture mode
— 9:27 AM on January 14, 2014

Today is the day Valve's Steam Dev Days conference begins. As we learned last week, Valve is expected to release a development toolkit for...

Type: News story Tags: Displays Gaming Software

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Lucid GameXtend conserves power with just-in-time frame delivery
— 12:00 PM on January 11, 2014

We hadn't heard much from the folks at Lucid for a while, but they were back at CES 2014 with an intriguing new application for...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Mobile computing Software Personal tech

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SteamOS gets support for AMD, Intel graphics
— 4:46 PM on January 9, 2014

When Valve released the first SteamOS beta to the public last month, folks with AMD GPUs and Intel integrated graphics were left out in...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming Operating systems

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BBC: Valve prepping development tools for VR headsets
— 11:41 AM on January 9, 2014

Valve is definitely keeping busy. Fresh from unveiling the first batch of...

Type: News story Tags: Input devices Gaming

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Nvidia responds to AMD's ''free sync'' demo
— 2:57 AM on January 8, 2014

CES — On the show floor here at CES today, I spoke briefly with Nvidia's Tom Petersen, the executive instrumental in the development of G-Sync...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Displays Gaming

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AMD could counter Nvidia's G-Sync with simpler, free sync tech
— 11:50 PM on January 6, 2014

CES — During an impromptu meeting in a hotel ballroom this morning, I...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Displays Gaming

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13 hardware vendors working on Steam machines
— 8:02 PM on January 6, 2014

Valve just wrapped up what has to be one of the shortest CES press conferences on record. Just seven minutes after taking the floor...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming Game consoles

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Zotac shows tiny Steam machine prototype
— 8:00 PM on January 6, 2014

Valve and its partners showed some of the first commercial Steam machines at CES this week. One of the systems on display hails from...

Type: News story Tags: Systems Gaming

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Philips intros 4K and G-Sync monitors
— 10:20 AM on January 6, 2014

Philips has revealed a pair of intriguing PC monitors just in time for the Consumer Electronics Show. One has a 4K resolution, while the...

Type: News story Tags: Displays Gaming

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Attack disrupts access to Steam and Origin game services
— 9:27 AM on January 3, 2014

Online distribution systems have made video games much more convenient to purchase. However, they also create an external target for malicious folks to attack. Overnight,...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming Internet

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Steam sale concludes with encore blockbuster discounts
— 1:08 PM on January 2, 2014

Steam's holiday sale is wrapping up. The discount bonanza comes to a close with a selection of the most popular deals from the past...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Report: Winamp could be saved by Radionomy deal
— 9:15 AM on January 2, 2014

Just before Christmas, we learned that Winamp might get a second wind. Now, TechCruch is reporting that the media player software and associated Shoudcast...

Type: News story Tags: Software

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Steam's daily deals include Grid 2, Half-Life 2, Mark of the Ninja
— 12:41 PM on December 31, 2013

Only a few days remain in Steam's holiday sale. Here's the latest batch of daily deals: Half-Life 2 is 75% off...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Intel releases extensive Haswell graphics documentation
— 6:00 AM on December 31, 2013

Intel has released a boatload of hardware documentation for Haswell's integrated graphics....

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming Linux-Unix

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Steam daily deals include Alan Wake for $3, GTA:IV for $5
— 4:49 PM on December 30, 2013

I think I have Steam fatigue. Valve's ongoing holiday sale has delivered another round of daily deals, but nothing's really jumping out at me....

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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