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Report: Windows Phone market share drops below 1%
— 9:10 AM on May 24, 2016

Here’s a line you may have read before: Windows Phone had a pretty rough time of it last quarter. While the underdog smartphone OS has always...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Personal tech

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Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.5.3 gears up for Overwatch
— 4:46 PM on May 23, 2016

It's a good season for PC gaming, all right. There have been more than a few high-profile releases lately, and one could say graphics driver...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming Software

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Revive patch developers fire back by disabling Oculus DRM
— 12:33 PM on May 23, 2016

A couple days ago, we learned that the Revive patch—a compatibility layer that allows HTC Vive owners to play games from the Oculus Store...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Displays

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Dell P4317Q 43" monitor is a multitasking monster
— 5:08 PM on May 20, 2016

We talk a lot about monitors around here, but we rarely come across one as unusual as the Dell P4317Q. This 43" 4K monster is...

Type: News story Tags: Displays

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Windows 10 will get Halo's Forge level builder and multiplayer mode
— 2:21 PM on May 20, 2016

Halo fans, rejoice! Halo 5 is sorta-kinda-arriving on the PC... ish. Microsoft has announced Forge - Halo 5: Guardians Edition, which brings Halo's Forge...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming Windows

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Oculus App version 1.4 breaks the Revive patch
— 1:03 PM on May 20, 2016

Oculus updated its Rift desktop software to version 1.4 this week. The update itself doesn't sound like that big a deal on its...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming Software

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Nvidia Shield Android TV gets more content and HDR support
— 9:00 AM on May 19, 2016

When we reviewed Nvidia's Shield Android TV last September, we found a lot to like, but we didn't quite find the console-killer we were...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming Game consoles

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Portal Stories: VR is a free Portal experience for Vive owners
— 11:30 AM on May 17, 2016

Portal Stories: Mel is one of the best gaming values in years. It's a completely free stand-alone mod based on Portal 2, so if...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Mass Effect: Andromeda gets pushed back to early 2017
— 5:20 PM on May 13, 2016

Greetings, fans of interstellar space operas. It's been a while since you had your last Mass Effect fix, and now Bioware has put out the...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Rumor: Google to launch Android VR headset at Google I/O
— 12:55 PM on May 13, 2016

There’s a rumor going around that Google is going to throw its hat into the VR headset ring. The Android news site Android Police...

Type: News story Tags: Miscellaneous Displays

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Asus ROG Strix GL502 gaming notebook gets ready to hunt
— 11:25 AM on May 13, 2016

Asus is broadening the reach of its ROG Strix brand today with the ROG Strix GL502 gaming laptop. This machine has a 15.6", matte...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Gaming

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Racers can rejoice as Project Cars gets HTC Vive support
— 8:00 AM on May 13, 2016

It's fair to say that one of the most exciting things to look forward to with a VR headset is to be inside a car...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming

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Clear your schedule in advance of Civilization VI's October 21 launch
— 2:42 PM on May 11, 2016

Firaxis has announced Civilization VI. I'm going to let that fact sink in, along with its implications for all your spare time. Polygon published...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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GDDR5X enters mass production ahead of schedule
— 9:01 AM on May 11, 2016

In a blog post yesterday about the GeForce GTX 1080 launch, Micron confirmed something we've suspected since this past Friday: GDDR5X memory is in...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Memory

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Microsoft UWP update uncaps frame rates and turns on VRR
— 12:29 PM on May 10, 2016

In a Windows 10 update that will be released "later today," Microsoft is finally adding support for uncapped framerates to apps on the Unified Windows...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming Software Windows

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The Witcher 3 may soon feast on Blood and Wine
— 8:31 AM on May 10, 2016

Heads up, anyone who's a fan of The Witcher 3. CD Projekt Red (or perhaps Valve) may have inadvertently revealed the release date of the...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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VR Funhouse brings all of VRWorks to bear on an Nvidia carnival
— 12:22 PM on May 9, 2016

Along with new graphics cards and software features, Nvidia showed off VR Funhouse, its first VR experience, at the Dreamhack convention last week. VR...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming

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The Battlefield franchise goes back to its roots in Battlefield 1
— 5:47 PM on May 6, 2016

Well, it’s that time of year again, folks. Spring is in the air, everyone's waiting for the Pascal reveal, and we have another Battlefield...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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