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Here's the video version of The TR Podcast 165
— 11:28 AM on November 7, 2014

This time out, we've attempted to up our game visually—but without the help of our intrepid host, Jordan. We press on and take questions from...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics Motherboards Gaming Podcast

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Ubisoft's holiday blockbusters have disappeared from Steam
— 9:23 AM on November 7, 2014

Yesterday, online reports indicated that Assassin's Creed Unity, Far Cry 4, and The Crew had all disappeared...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Far Cry 4 system requirements, PC eye candy revealed
— 1:14 PM on November 6, 2014

With 12 days to go until the game's cross-platform release, Ubisoft has outlined the kind of hardware you'll need to play Far Cry 4. It...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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High-end Radeons get Civilization: Beyond Earth bundle
— 11:01 PM on November 5, 2014

AMD's game bundles keep getting sweeter. Starting today, Radeon R9 290, 290X, and 295 X2graphics cards will come with a complimentary code for Civilization: Beyond...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming

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EFF petitions to make abandoned games exempt from DMCA restrictions
— 10:29 AM on November 5, 2014

The Digital Millenium Copyright Act (DMCA) forbids modifying the copy protection measures in games and other media. Exceptions are granted in certain cases, though, and...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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PC version of GTA V adds first-person mode, 4K support
— 6:00 AM on November 5, 2014

More than a year has passed since Grand Theft Auto V hit last-gen consoles. The game still hasn't been released for the PC, PlayStation 4,...

Type: News story Tags: Displays Gaming

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GeForce 344.60 WHQL drivers are primed for CoD: Advanced Warfare
— 2:06 PM on November 4, 2014

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare came out today, and Nvidia has posted a fresh set of graphics drivers to mark the occasion. The 344.60 WHQL...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming

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Conan O'Brien plays Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare
— 10:28 AM on November 4, 2014

Some of Conan's "Clueless Gamer" segments are just painful, but this latest one is a happy exception. Check it out.

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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High-end GeForce cards get AC Unity, Far Cry 4, The Crew bundle
— 9:52 AM on November 4, 2014

GPU vendors are pining for your holiday dollars this month. AMD's Radeon R9 290 turned up for $230 at Newegg last week, and now,...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming

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Here's nine minutes of Star Citizen FPS gameplay
— 10:24 AM on November 3, 2014

Star Citizen is easily one of the most anticipated PC games out there. Over 640,000 backers have contributed a combined $60 million to support the...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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The Crew's PC requirements are refreshingly tame
— 6:00 AM on November 3, 2014

After last week's Assassin's Creed Unity bombshell, it's nice to see some minimum requirements that won't...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming

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The Steam Halloween Sale is here
— 5:20 PM on October 30, 2014

Man, and I was hoping to spare my credit card ahead of the Christmas shopping season. Oh well. Valve has kicked off this year's...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Choose your own sensor with Corsair's featherweight Sabre RGB gaming mouse
— 9:21 AM on October 30, 2014

Peripheral preferences tend to be very personal, especially among gamers. Perhaps that's why Corsair's new Sabre RGB mouse comes in two different flavors. One...

Type: News story Tags: Input devices Gaming

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This is what Assassin's Creed Unity looks like on the PC
— 2:05 PM on October 29, 2014

The next Assassin's Creed game will have pretty steep hardware requirements on the PC. Will it justify them with proportionately awesome eye candy? The...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming

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The Leviathan is Razer's new sound bar
— 9:36 AM on October 29, 2014

Besides its gaming peripherals and case licensing program, Razer also has a line of audio products. The firm has now expanded that family...

Type: News story Tags: Multimedia

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LiteOn's EP1 Series crams 960GB onto four-lane M.2 SSD
— 6:00 AM on October 29, 2014

Four-lane M.2 sockets can be found on quite a few X99 motherboards—and even select Z97 offerings—but mini PCIe SSDs that can take advantage of the...

Type: News story Tags: Storage Servers Workstations

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Alienware's Graphics Amplifier brings desktop GPUs to notebooks
— 11:14 AM on October 28, 2014

For years, PC hardware makers have demoed external modules that pair full-sized desktop graphics cards with notebooks....

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Mobile computing Gaming

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The grass is greener with Nvidia's Turf Effects
— 12:37 PM on October 27, 2014

Nvidia has revealed a new addition to its GameWorks family of visual effects. The grass simulation is called Turf Effects, and it looks very...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming

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