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Killing Floor 2 simulates realistic gore with Nvidia's PhysX FleX
— 5:32 PM on June 17, 2015

We've seen some neat demonstrations based on Nvidia's PhysX FleX particle-based materials simulation library in the past few months, but the technology doesn't...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming Software

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Keep on haulin' in the free world with American Truck Simulator
— 10:28 AM on June 17, 2015

If you're a Euro Truck Simulator fan who's always wanted a taste of trucking on the other side of the pond, take note: developer SCS...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming Software

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Gears of War: Ultimate Edition is coming to the PC
— 9:21 PM on June 16, 2015

Gears of War: Ultimate Edition isn't just for Xbox One owners anymore. The Coalition studio boss Rod Fergusson confirmed that the remastered version of...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming Software

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Some Samsung SSDs may suffer from a buggy TRIM implementation
— 10:22 AM on June 16, 2015

A new bug may be present in the firmware of some Samsung SSDs. An engineer from search provider Algolia has written up a blog...

Type: News story Tags: Storage Systems Servers

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Mass Effect Andromeda travels to a new galaxy in winter 2016
— 3:34 PM on June 15, 2015

We're watching EA's E3 presentation, and the first game out of the gate is a brand-new Mass Effect, called Andromeda. The launch trailer is already...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming Software

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There's a new Doom on the horizon, and there will be blood
— 10:19 AM on June 15, 2015

Fallout 4 and Dishonored 2 weren't the only big news from Bethesda's E3 showcase. There's a new Doom coming, and id Software's Marty...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming Software

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Fallout 4 gets crafty, arrives November 10
— 12:00 AM on June 15, 2015

We've seen the first trailer for Fallout 4 already, and we now know a lot more about it thanks to Bethesda Softworks' E3 showcase presentation...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming Software

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Updated: Microsoft takes aim at apps that lock down browser search settings
— 1:00 PM on June 12, 2015

Producers of annoying browser toolbars, take note: Microsoft recently announced that its security products will begin flagging some search add-ons as malware. Any software...

Type: News story Tags: Software Operating systems Windows

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Skylake boards from Biostar are coming in August
— 9:03 AM on June 12, 2015

We still don't have official word from Intel on when to expect its next-gen Skylake processors. However, Biostar sent out a press release today that...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards

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Futuremark is developing a VR benchmarking tool
— 4:56 PM on June 10, 2015

Futuremark has announced that it's developing VRMark, a new benchmarking tool for virtual-reality hardware. Unlike 3DMark, this new product will use a combination of...

Type: News story Tags: Displays Gaming Software

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Microsoft's Surface Hub leverages synergies, enhances collaboration
— 4:48 PM on June 10, 2015

Microsoft has added a new member to its Surface family of devices. The Surface Hub is a behemoth, wall-mounted all-in-one that's described as a...

Type: News story Tags: Multimedia Systems Input devices Windows

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ASRock serves up seven compact Braswell motherboards
— 6:00 AM on June 10, 2015

ASRock's lineup of compact Braswell motherboards isn't just limited to the embedded-oriented offering we spotted last month. The company's website now details seven...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Motherboards

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HGST's 10TB drive uses custom software to access shingled platters
— 2:01 AM on June 9, 2015

HGST first revealed its 10TB cold storage drive back in September. The 3.5" mechanical unit combines helium-filled internals with Shingled Magnetic Recording (SMR) to...

Type: News story Tags: Storage Servers

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iOS 9 brings some multitasking love to the iPad
— 5:35 PM on June 8, 2015

A major selling point of the iPad over smartphones is its more expansive screen, but iOS has only allowed one app to run at a...

Type: News story Tags: Software Operating systems Mac

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Apple gets proactive with iOS 9
— 4:46 PM on June 8, 2015

iOS 9 is coming, and major changes are coming with it. In an apparent answer to Google Now, iOS 9 will include some contextual awareness...

Type: News story Tags: Software Operating systems Mac

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Windows 10 free upgrade allows clean reinstalls
— 5:09 PM on June 4, 2015

If people were already happy with the news that the upgrade to Windows 10 will be free for the first year, they'll be even happier...

Type: News story Tags: Operating systems Windows

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Gigabyte 100-series mobos to feature Intel USB 3.1 controller
— 2:22 PM on June 3, 2015

Many of today's motherboards with USB 3.1 ports rely on controllers from companies like ASMedia to deliver that extra-speedy connectivity, but that may soon change...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards

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Miracle diet shrinks Skylake mobo to a size Mini-ITX
— 1:46 PM on June 3, 2015

Intel hasn't lifted the curtain on the its next-gen Skylake processors, but motherboards designed for them are popping up at Computex this week. ASRock's pint-sized...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards

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