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MSI 100-series BIOS updates show Kaby Lake drops into LGA 1151
— 10:01 AM on September 30, 2016

Today MSI announced that it's issuing BIOS updates for all of its Intel 100-series motherboards to add support for the company's upcoming Kaby...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Motherboards

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BIO-key fingerprint readers let users get in touch with Microsoft Hello
— 10:30 AM on September 29, 2016

Three new fingerprint readers compatible with the Windows Hello biometric login management technology baked into Windows 10's Anniversary Update are now available from...

Type: News story Tags: Input devices Mobile computing Windows

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Nvidia previews Xavier SoC with Volta GPU for self-driving cars
— 1:27 PM on September 28, 2016

Nvidia keeps plugging away at the challenging problems presented by autonomous vehicles. The green team unveiled Xavier, its latest product targeting this expanding...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Systems

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Microsoft catapults datacenter performance with FPGAs
— 11:30 AM on September 28, 2016

Gamers and content creators are not alone in their frustration with the last decade's slowing increases in CPU performance. Massive datacenter operators like Microsoft...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Systems Internet Servers

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Rumor: Nvidia and Apple may reunite for future Mac GPUs
— 1:30 PM on September 27, 2016

Nvidia and Apple might be getting back together after a couple years apart. According to a report from Bloomberg, a job description for a...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Mac

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Microsoft locks down Edge with virtualization in Win10 Enterprise
— 11:41 AM on September 27, 2016

Virtualization is everywhere these days, and your browser might soon be wrapped in it as well. Microsoft has announced that the "next major update" of...

Type: News story Tags: Windows Networking

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EVGA's liquid-cooled GTX 1070 Hybrid card goes up for pre-order
— 4:31 PM on September 26, 2016

If you've been holding off on jumping into Nvidia's 10-series graphics cards in the hopes of getting one that's chilled by an external radiator, EVGA...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Cooling

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Titanfall 2 PC requirements point to a smooth experience
— 9:00 AM on September 23, 2016

Titanfall 2 is still just short of a month away, but details are starting to come out about what we can expect from our...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming

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DSFix creator Durante outlines the realities of game optimization
— 2:46 PM on September 22, 2016

Peter "Durante" Thoman—creator of DSFix for Dark Souls and the Generic Down-Sampling Tool—has posted an article at PC Gamer about the...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Miscellaneous Gaming

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Thermaltake waterblock is a clear choice for Strix 10-series cards
— 10:56 AM on September 22, 2016

PC component vendor Thermaltake has peeled back the protective sticker on the latest addition to its Pacific V-GTX 10 Series of full-coverage water blocks...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Cooling

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Radeon Software 16.9.2 starts its engine for Forza Horizon 3
— 10:08 AM on September 22, 2016

Not to be outdone by its rivals, AMD also released new drivers for Forza Horizon 3. The Radeon Software Crimson Edition 16.9.2 release...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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GeForce 372.90 drivers rev up for Forza Horizon 3
— 12:12 PM on September 21, 2016

The release of a new AAA game on PC usually signals the release of a new GeForce Game Ready driver release, and the upcoming...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming

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Asus ROG GL702VM laptops offer svelte speed
— 9:27 AM on September 21, 2016

The move to FinFET fabrication for graphics processors has really opened up the options in the laptop gaming market. While some vendors like Eurocom...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Mobile computing Gaming

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Report: Estonian retailer accepting Kaby Lake CPU preorders
— 4:23 PM on September 20, 2016

Intel began shipping a limited selection of its new Kaby Lake CPUs to OEMs in July, and a few manufacturers have already...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs

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Rumor: Leaked AMD roadmap details Vega 10 and future GPUs
— 11:07 AM on September 20, 2016

Got some salt handy? Good. Videocardz.com is reporting that it's obtained information leaked from an internal GPU roadmap at AMD describing the Vega 10...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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AMD AM4-based system spotted in the wild
— 1:54 PM on September 19, 2016

AMD announced the consolidation of its current trio of desktop APU/CPU sockets into a unified AM4 socket all the way back in January at...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Motherboards Chipsets

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Gears of War 4 wants to be a first-class PC citizen
— 11:04 AM on September 19, 2016

If you follow PC gaming at all, you probably heard that Gears of War Ultimate Edition launched on PC behaving much the same as...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming

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PNY adds a GeForce GTX 1080 to its XLR8 lineup
— 8:57 AM on September 19, 2016

PNY may not have the gamer cred of its rivals, but it's been selling custom-cooled GeForces under its XLR8 brand for many years now. The company...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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