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The Skyforge people did something; let's watch a video
— 9:52 AM on July 2, 2014

The people behind the upcoming Skyforge MMO sent me an email saying they've released information about some Divine Observatory thing in their game. The best...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Steam tops eight million concurrent users
— 10:13 AM on June 30, 2014

This past weekend, a record 8,020,813 gamers were on Steam at the same time. According to Valve's stats page, the new peak occurred around...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming Software

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The Steam sale's final day will explode your face
— 1:07 PM on June 29, 2014

Good grief, the last day of deals in the Steam Summer Sale is friggin' astounding. The best deals of the past 10 days are...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Release roundup: Mining mobos, colored coolers, and USB 3.0 thumb drives
— 5:33 PM on June 27, 2014

This week in the roundup, we've got announcements from Biostar, Lepa, and Silicon Power. Exciting, I know. My fingers are trembling with anticipation as I...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards Cooling Storage

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Today on Steam: Deus Ex Human Revolution for $5, GTA IV for $6
— 1:02 PM on June 27, 2014

No, the Steam sale hasn't run out of good deals yet, shockingly enough. Today's headliners include Alan Wake, Deus Ex: Human Revolution, GTA IV, and...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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60 FPS content, new creator options coming to YouTube
— 9:12 AM on June 27, 2014

The latest YouTube statistics are pretty insane. Each month, the site serves more than six billion hours of video to over a billion unique users....

Type: News story Tags: Gaming Internet

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AMD lauds Mantle gains in Plants vs. Zombies
— 6:00 AM on June 27, 2014

Plants vs. Zombies: Garden Warfare came out earlier this week, and AMD wasted no time touting the benefits of Mantle support in that game. According...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Dishonored, Black Flag among today's Steam deals
— 3:39 PM on June 26, 2014

Another day, another round of Steam deals. If the bargains to date haven't already made you re-mortgage your house, there are even more nice ones...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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New Android graphics extensions power impressive UE4 demo
— 9:30 AM on June 26, 2014

As part of its I/O keynote yesterday, Google revealed the Android Extension Pack, a set of graphics features built into the next version of the...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming Game consoles Operating systems

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Arkham Origins, BioShock Infinite get the daily deal treatment
— 12:32 PM on June 25, 2014

Today's crop of deals in the Steam Summer Sale is now ripe for the picking. Among my favorites in the daily deals are Batman Arkham...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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AOC's 24'' G-Sync monitor is coming in July
— 10:37 AM on June 25, 2014

AOC has rolled out a 24" display infused with Nvidia's G-Sync technology. The variable-refresh mojo allows the G2460PG to update the screen only when...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Displays Gaming

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Oculus acquires Xbox controller design studio
— 6:00 AM on June 25, 2014

Oculus has now added controller expertise to its growing collection of in-house talent. The company has

Type: News story Tags: Input devices Gaming

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Today's Steam deals include Ghosts, Fallout: New Vegas, Torchlight II
— 3:38 PM on June 24, 2014

The Steam Summer Sale is still in full swing, and today's discounts apply to some pretty high-profile games, including Fallout: New Vegas, Torchlight II,...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Ubisoft might avoid PC delay with Assassin's Creed Unity
— 12:25 PM on June 24, 2014

Ubisoft has a history of tardy PC releases, so much so that the phenomenon has a name: the "Ubidelay." In a recent interview with...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming Software

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Steam discounts Saints Row IV, FTL, Hitman and more
— 12:55 PM on June 23, 2014

Day five of the Steam Summer Sale is upon us. Valve has released another batch of daily deals in addition to updated flash sales...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Intel asked AMD for Mantle API spec
— 10:40 AM on June 23, 2014

PC World reports that Intel expressed interest in experimenting with AMD's Mantle API. Newly-minted AMD Gaming Scientist Richard Huddy made the revelation during an...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics Gaming

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Holy moly, Tomb Raider and Borderlands 2 are five bucks!
— 12:32 PM on June 22, 2014

We interrupt this sleepy Sunday afternoon to bring you good tidings from the Steam Summer Sale, which has just unleashed its finest selection of...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Rage, Bulletstorm on offer in today's Steam deals
— 1:03 PM on June 20, 2014

Assuming your wallet isn't a smoking cinder from yesterday's round of Steam deals, day two of the Steam Summer Sale just kicked off. The following deals...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming Software

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