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ZeniMax files lawsuit against Oculus VR
— 6:00 AM on May 22, 2014

Earlier this month, id Software parent company ZeniMax accused John Carmack of sharing its intellectual property with Oculus VR. Carmack and Oculus both...

Type: News story Tags: Displays Gaming

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Release roundup: Modular PSUs and stylish cases
— 12:09 PM on May 16, 2014

Each week, we gather miscellaneous press releases and announcements for our release roundup. This week, we've got news from BitFenix, Cooler Master, and Thermaltake: ...

Type: News story Tags: Cases Power

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Oculus Rift headset and Kinect 3D cameras team up for slick VR demo
— 4:58 PM on May 14, 2014

We're all busy working on various projects, so news has been a little slow today. But here's something to keep you all occupied. ...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Displays Gaming

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Adaptive-Sync added to DisplayPort spec
— 1:10 PM on May 12, 2014

PC gaming animation may soon become more fluid than ever, thanks to a development just announced by the folks at the VESA display standards...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Displays Gaming

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Half-Life 2 and Portal now available for Nvidia's Shield
— 10:09 AM on May 12, 2014

My guess was correct, which I realize isn't saying much. Still, I was surprised this morning to learn that both Half-Life 2 and...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming Game consoles

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The TR Podcast 154: AMD's K12, OCZ's future, and the Z97 invasion begins
— 10:44 PM on May 11, 2014

Join us for a thrilling episode featuring two special guests, two great reviews, and one absent Jordan.

Type: Feature article Tags: Podcast

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So I presume Nvidia's Shield is getting Half-Life 2
— 1:53 PM on May 9, 2014

Let's play the "send me an object to interpret" game. Seems to be all the rage these days, with creepy pictures and cakes...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Gaming Game consoles

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Oculus says its VR tech has no ZeniMax IP
— 10:05 PM on May 5, 2014

id Software co-founder and programming guru John Carmack collaborated with Oculus founder Palmer Luckey early in the development of the Rift VR headset. Carmack eventually left id to...

Type: News story Tags: Displays Gaming

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Release roundup: Tiny mobos, stylish PSUs, and more
— 1:14 PM on May 2, 2014

In this week's release roundup, we have news from Biostar, BitFenix, Nvidia, Sapphire, and Silicon Power. "Biostar's J1900NH2 motherboard: small, Intel-packed...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Motherboards Power Storage

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ZeniMax: Carmack stole our intellectual property for Oculus
— 12:03 PM on May 1, 2014

John Carmack's recent career change has raised quite a few eyebrows—and, as the Wall Street Journal reported this morning, it's also landed Carmack and...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Displays Gaming

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Steam in-home streaming beta open to all
— 9:18 AM on May 1, 2014

Last year, Valve introduced a closed beta test for Steam's in-home streaming capability. The feature allows PC games to be streamed from one...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming Game consoles Networking

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28'' Asus 4K monitor has single tile, $649 price tag
— 11:42 AM on April 30, 2014

Remember the PB287Q monitor Asus introduced in January? The 28" 4K display was supposed to arrive in the second quarter and sell for...

Type: News story Tags: Displays

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Microsoft pleases Wall Street with earnings, closes Nokia deal
— 10:52 AM on April 25, 2014

Last quarter was a good one for Microsoft. The company posted its earnings after the bell yesterday, reporting revenue growth "across segments" and,

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Game consoles Software Servers

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Apple earnings rise; iPad shipments fall
— 5:10 PM on April 23, 2014

The latest Apple results are in, and if you're an Apple stockholder, there's reason to rejoice. The company didn't just post revenue, profit, and...

Type: News story Tags: Mac Personal tech

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Early deal of the week: A 23.8'' IPS monitor for $135
— 9:32 AM on April 23, 2014

We usually save our weekly bargains for Fridays, but this one is too good to pass up. Until tomorrow at midnight, Pacific time, Newegg is...

Type: News story Tags: Displays

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The TR Podcast 153: 4K ascendant, CodingHorror resplendent
— 10:43 PM on April 22, 2014

Join us for this episode of the Tech Report Podcast, featuring a special guest, a wicked expensive GPU, the 4K state of the union,...

Type: Feature article Tags: Podcast

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Tactile touchscreen buttons coming this year
— 12:31 PM on April 21, 2014

At CES last year, a company called Tactus demoed a novel twist on touchscreen buttons. The approach pipes fluid into elastic bubbles that...

Type: News story Tags: Displays Input devices Mobile computing

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Report: Next Thunderbolt chip to double bandwidth, add device charging
— 10:32 AM on April 21, 2014

Intel's Thunderbolt interconnect is apparently scheduled for another upgrade. According to an official-looking slide published by VR-Zone's Chinese alter-ego, a new controller dubbed...

Type: News story Tags: Storage Displays Mobile computing

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