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TR's 12 days of giveaways: Cooler Master engages the gift-o-matic
— 3:25 PM on December 23, 2016

Ho ho ho, gerbils. It is I, the TR Santa. I'm doing away with those doofuses that have been presenting these things the past week,...

Type: News story Tags: Multimedia Cases Input devices

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TR's 12 days of giveaways: G.Skill gives gerbils good gear
— 3:59 PM on December 22, 2016

Greetings, fellow gerbils. It is with a heavy heart that we must inform you that the TR Santa won't be making any more deliveries. We...

Type: News story Tags: Miscellaneous Memory Input devices

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Phoronix compares 31 graphics cards' OpenGL chops in Linux
— 2:36 PM on December 22, 2016

Michael Larabel over at Phoronix keeps plugging away at testing the performance of PC hardware under Linux, and he's presented the open-source community with quite...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming Linux-Unix

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GeForce drivers hotfix 376.48 finally furnishes folding fix
— 9:00 AM on December 22, 2016

Stanford University's Folding@Home client has been broken on GeForces since the release of the 373.06 drivers back on October 6, forcing fans of...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Software

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Cherry silences the typing storm with Silent MX keyswitches
— 12:35 PM on December 21, 2016

If you use a mechanical keyboard around other people, chances are you've gotten at least one complaint about the noise. If folks around you can't...

Type: News story Tags: Miscellaneous Input devices

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Dell tips off mobile GTX 1050 with XPS 15 leak
— 10:18 AM on December 21, 2016

Someone over in Dell's marketing department let the cat out of the bag a little early, then tried to stuff if back in. According...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Mobile computing

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TR's 12 days of giveaways: Zalman chimes in with offerings
— 4:52 PM on December 20, 2016

Good afternoon, gerbils! The TR Santa was feeling quite cheery yesterday, and we have the cameras pointed at the snow in the distance, hoping he'll...

Type: News story Tags: Cases Miscellaneous Input devices

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Radeon Software 16.12.2 smooths some wrinkles
— 3:39 PM on December 20, 2016

The first update to AMD's Radeon ReLive software is here, in the form of the recently-released version 16.12.2. This new version can be described...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Software

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Gigabyte GTX 1080 Rock Edition goes back to the basics
— 12:00 PM on December 20, 2016

Graphics card manufacturers might be sensing a developing retro craze in video cards. About a month ago, we reported on an Asus GeForce GTX...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming

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TR's 12 days of giveaways: Rosewill's big bag of goods
— 4:11 PM on December 19, 2016

Howdy, gerbils! When we contacted the TR Santa asking for today's delivery, he sounded unusually cheery, especially in light of how surly he's been in...

Type: News story Tags: Multimedia Cases Storage Miscellaneous Input devices

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Report: Nintendo Switch CPU and GPU clocks leak
— 12:29 PM on December 19, 2016

Nintendo first showed its upcoming Switch console back in October, but provided little technical information beyond confirming the rumors that the machine would carry...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Mobile computing Gaming

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Computer Base tests DX12's mettle in The Division
— 10:47 AM on December 19, 2016

Microsoft's DirectX 12 API gets more popular every day. The latest AAA title to add support for Redmond's low-level graphics API is Ubisoft's The Division....

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming Software

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Report: Microsoft details specs for upcoming VR headsets
— 9:28 AM on December 19, 2016

It's no secret that Microsoft has ambitions to lower the barrier to entry for PC VR experiences through reduced PC hardware requirements and

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Multimedia Gaming

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Colorful's latest GTX 1070 lives up to its name
— 4:37 PM on December 16, 2016

Colorful isn't a company known for having a design department that follows Dieter Rams' school of thought. But perhaps the graphics card maker is...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Multimedia

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Deals of the week: mobos, a cheap Fury X, and more
— 12:10 PM on December 16, 2016

Howdy, gerbils! We're a little over a week away from Christmas, and you know what that means. Shopping rushes, the smell of eggnog all around,...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Motherboards Storage Miscellaneous

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MSI jumps into the display market with its G27C curved monitor
— 11:39 AM on December 16, 2016

MSI has taken the short jump from selling laptops and all-in-one machines to selling stand-alone monitors. The company's Optix G27C is a 27" 1920x1080...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming

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Unity engine adds Vulkan support for a big performance boost
— 11:22 AM on December 15, 2016

The latest beta of the Unity game engine is now available. Version 5.6 packs some interesting goodies: support for the Vulkan API and Google...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming Software

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Asus ROG XG Station 2 is ready to spread its wings
— 9:52 AM on December 15, 2016

Asus has been toying with the concept of external boxes for desktop graphics cards for laptops for a long time. The company has been...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Mobile computing Gaming

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