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HP confirms: looking to ditch PC division, nix WebOS devices
— 2:53 PM on August 18, 2011

Well, that story went from rumor to confirmed in record time. Not long after Bloomberg reported it, HP has officially confirmed that...

Type: News story Tags: Systems Mobile computing

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Bloomberg: HP set to spin off PC division
— 1:50 PM on August 18, 2011

Bloomberg is reporting that HP intends to spin off its PC division. This, according to "people with direct knowledge of the matter," comes...

Type: News story Tags: Systems

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DRM debacle plagues From Dust PC release
— 9:53 AM on August 18, 2011

I've heard a lot of good things about From Dust, which has been billed as the spiritual successor to Populus. The Xbox Live Arcade...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Build your own Crysis with free Crytek SDK
— 6:00 AM on August 18, 2011

Think you can do a better job of arranging high-polygon concrete barriers than the folks at Crytek? Good news. The developer

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Guild Wars 2 trailer loaded with in-game footage
— 1:23 PM on August 17, 2011

Although I've never really been into MMOs, I've always liked the fact that Guild Wars didn't require a monthly subscription. Shell out for the...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Ubisoft relaxes Driver DRM
— 10:36 AM on August 17, 2011

DRM doesn't get much worse than "always on" implementations that require an Internet connection to experience a game's single-player component. That's the kind of...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Battlefield 3 trailer showcases stunning multiplayer combat
— 3:48 PM on August 16, 2011

Battlefield 3 has been in the news quite a bit recently, but for all the wrong reasons. We've spent so much time talking about...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Hard Reset videos offer peeks at gameplay, story
— 10:30 AM on August 16, 2011

PC exclusives are hard to come by, so we've been paying particular attention to Hard Reset, a sci-fi shooter being developed by some of the...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Gearbox teases Borderlands 2
— 9:16 AM on August 16, 2011

Yeah, it isn't much, but the Borderlands fan in me is vibrating with anticipation after watching this quick teaser trailer for Borderlands 2.

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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EA offers free game with Origin pre-orders for Battlefield 3
— 6:00 AM on August 16, 2011

EA is intent on luring gamers to its new Origin distribution service. Exclusives are one way to draw folks in, but that's not going...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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More details emerge on Counter-Strike: Global Offensive
— 3:46 PM on August 15, 2011

Valve's Counter-Strike: Global Offensive is due out early next year, but the company hasn't said much about what the actual game will entail. Worry...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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New Rage trailer explores the game's sound and art
— 9:50 AM on August 12, 2011

Sick of Rage trailers yet? The game's early October release date is fast approaching, so the deluge of previews should be over soon. ...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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UPDATED: Valve announces Counter-Strike sequel
— 6:00 AM on August 12, 2011

Before the Modern Warfare and Bad Company series ran realistic team-based combat into the ground, there was Counter-Strike. Valve's once-staggeringly popular multiplayer shooter hasn't made...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Gigabyte X79 board lends credence to cut-down chipset rumors
— 11:14 AM on August 11, 2011

Despite everyone at Computex talking about Intel's upcoming Sandy Bridge E processors arriving in the August/September timeframe alongside X79 motherboards, the rumor mill has

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards Chipsets

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Serious Sam 3 previewed, sounds like a worthy sequel
— 9:51 AM on August 11, 2011

Amid the buzz about upcoming releases like Battlefield 3, Rage, and Skyrim, it's easy to forget that another classic PC game series is about to...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Third Metro: Last Light trailer shows on-rails combat
— 9:27 AM on August 10, 2011

We already saw the first two videos of the Metro 2033 sequel, Metro: Last Light. The folks at 4A Games have now put...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Havok buys itself a 3D game engine
— 6:00 AM on August 10, 2011

For the PC gamers among us, Havok should need no introduction. The company's physics API has been used in countless titles, and the firm itself...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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GameFly to launch 'unlimited' download service
— 5:02 PM on August 9, 2011

Competition among digital game distribution services might soon heat up further. GameFly has announced an upcoming digital client that will include an "Unlimited PC...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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