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Deal of the week: Cheap storage and discounted graphics
— 11:45 AM on March 25, 2011

We've got a little bit of everything in this week's deals post. Let's start with storage, which is a popular category for deep discounts....

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Power Storage Gaming

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Duke Forever release pushed back a month
— 9:40 AM on March 24, 2011

It was all too good to be true, wasn't it? A release date set in stone, May 3, for what's probably the world's most...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Nvidia's GeForce GTX 590 graphics card
— 8:00 AM on March 24, 2011

Nvidia's answer to the Radeon HD 6990 raises some interesting questions about priorities. Read on to see what we mean.

Type: Feature article Tags: Graphics

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Report: Sandy Bridge coming to 11.6-inch gaming notebook
— 11:10 AM on March 23, 2011

Alienware's M11x laptop is a curious beast: an 11.6" ultraportable designed specifically with gamers in mind. The current version is a little thicker and...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Duke adds a little more controversy
— 5:59 PM on March 22, 2011

If you've seen the various Duke Nukem Forever trailers and video clips, you've probably figured out that this is hardly a kid's game. The

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Nvidia teases new flagship card due later this week
— 11:33 AM on March 22, 2011

Over two short months, we've witnessed two momentous GPU launches: that of the GeForce GTX 560 Ti and the Radeon HD 6990. We're...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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Trailer reveals Deus Ex prequel gameplay
— 10:54 AM on March 22, 2011

The original Deus Ex will probably go down as one of the greatest PC games of all time. Unfortunately, its Invisible War sequel wasn't...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Prey 2 to feature new character, gameplay mechanics
— 5:19 PM on March 21, 2011

Last week, we found out that Prey 2 is in development at Human Head Studios. Details are now starting to trickle about exactly what...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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AMD's Huddy: developers want DirectX to 'go away'
— 12:23 PM on March 21, 2011

One week after graphics programmer extraordinaire John Carmack noted that DirectX is much improved and even preferable to OpenGL, AMD developer relations manager Richard...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Portal 2 TV spot hits YouTube
— 2:09 PM on March 18, 2011

Valve is pulling out the big portal guns to tease the sequel to its infectiously fun puzzle-action game. An "upcoming TV spot trailer" for Portal...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Volition brings PC development in-house
— 12:45 PM on March 18, 2011

While some developers farm out work on the PC versions of games they're building primarily for consoles, Volition is bringing its PC efforts in-house. ...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Release roundup: Graphics, cases, and heavy-duty docking stations
— 5:29 PM on March 17, 2011

Our inbox didn't collect too many exciting announcements this week, but we've got a few notable releases from Asus, Enermax, and StarTech. ...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Cases Storage

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Winner drawn in XFX Radeon HD 6870 Black Edition giveaway
— 5:14 PM on March 17, 2011

We've given away a heck of a lot of hardware in the last little while. Today, I have the pleasure of announcing the winner...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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Nazis, dinosaurs collide in Dino D-Day multiplayer shooter
— 10:39 AM on March 17, 2011

Sometimes, I get the feeling that modern games take themselves too seriously. While browsing Shacknews this morning, I noticed one that definitely doesn't:...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Doug Church joins Valve software
— 10:03 AM on March 17, 2011

If you've ever heard about Deus Ex, System Shock, and Thief, odds are it was from an old-school gamer who wouldn't shut up about how...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Nearly 50% of 2011 PCs to have processors with on-die graphics
— 5:21 PM on March 16, 2011

With Intel's Sandy Bridge and AMD's Zacate already out—not to mention Llano on the way—2011 looks set to be the year of processors with on-die...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics

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Batman: Arkham City trailer shows gameplay footage
— 6:00 AM on March 16, 2011

Batman: Arkham Asylum was a big hit in 2009, drawing excellent reviews that led the PC version to an impressive meta-score of 91...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Nvidia 3D Vision kit falls to $149, gets longer battery life
— 1:04 PM on March 15, 2011

Planning to get into the whole stereoscopic 3D gaming thing? If so, good news: Nvidia has released a new version of its 3D Vision wireless...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics

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