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Skyrim's Dawnguard DLC now available on Steam
— 6:00 AM on August 3, 2012

Ready to lose several more weekends to dungeon exploration and looting? Good, because the first expansion—sorry, DLC—for The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim is now out...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Friday Shortbread
— 12:00 AM on August 3, 2012

7 Up Valve: OpenGL is faster than DirectX—even on Windows CPU World: Intel Celeron B830 spotted; more details on G645T and G550T CPUs Engadget:...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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Updated: Twitter account promises return of Rise of the Triad
— 12:14 PM on August 2, 2012

Remember Rise of the Triad? Ok, most of you probably don't. The first-person shooter came out way back in 1995 and used a...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Valve: Left 4 Dead 2 already runs faster on Linux
— 9:48 AM on August 2, 2012

Porting games to a new operating system can be tricky. When the Mac version of Portal came out two years ago, folks remarked that...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Thursday Shortbread
— 12:00 AM on August 2, 2012

Eight is Enough Reuters: Calif. judge rules in favor of hp in Itanium server case and Oracle ordered to keep making Itanium...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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Oculus Rift VR headset seeks Kickstarter funding
— 11:25 AM on August 1, 2012

Want to help fund the Oculus Rift virtual reality headset? There's a Kickstarter for that. The folks behind the gaming-focused VR googles have taken to...

Type: News story Tags: Displays Gaming

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EA announces Battlefield 4 release window
— 9:36 AM on August 1, 2012

We're still a ways from a proper release date announcement, but at least we now know something we didn't. As VideoGamer.com reports, EA revealed...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Wednesday Shortbread
— 12:27 AM on August 1, 2012

Eight is Enough Computerworld India: Researcher demonstrates promising ways to attack Windows 8 Ars Technica: GNU founder Stallman calls DRM'd Steam for Linux...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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Tuesday Shortbread
— 5:50 AM on July 31, 2012

7 Up AllThingsD: Want Gigabit Internet? You don't have to move to Kansas City. DigiTimes: Intel executive hosts pre-show conference detailing ultrabook symposium...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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GameStop exploring resale options for downloadable games
— 12:18 PM on July 30, 2012

Earlier this month, the Court of Justice of the European Union ruled that software downloads can be resold. Perhaps in response to that...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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UPDATED: Ubisoft DRM allegedly installs backdoor
— 10:06 AM on July 30, 2012

Isn't it great when game publishers push overly invasive DRM? Not only does...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming Software

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Windows 8 ''not awesome'' for Blizzard
— 6:00 AM on July 30, 2012

Another high-profile games industry executive has given Windows 8 the big ol' thumbs down. Commenting on Gabe Newell's recent interview with VentureBeat, Blizzard's Rob Pardo...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Monday Shortbread
— 12:00 AM on July 30, 2012

Eight is Enough VR-Zone: U.S. government argues it can keep MegaUpload assets frozen indefinitely X-bit labs: ASRock pre-announces AMP memory by AMD 9to5Mac:...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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Sunday Shortbread
— 12:00 AM on July 29, 2012

Eight is Enough AllThingsD: Apple's "Samsung Didn't Copy Us" ad campaign postponed ZDNet: Is Valve's Linux gamble over Windows 8 a shot...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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Saturday Shortbread
— 12:00 AM on July 28, 2012

Eight is Enough The NY Times: Apple officials said to consider stake in Twitter Ars Technica: Does Windows 8 succeed as a...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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Deal of the week: a 7850 for $200, a 128GB SSD for $85, and more
— 5:35 PM on July 27, 2012

We've got a trifecta of hardware deals for you all this week, starting with a nice discount on OCZ's new 128GB Agility 4 solid-state drive. Newegg...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Storage Memory Gaming

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BF3: Aftermath to offer urban combat on four new maps
— 12:36 PM on July 27, 2012

Battlefield 3's Armored Kill DLC isn't due out until September, but already, EA has released details on the Aftermath expansion that's to follow. ...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Friday Shortbread
— 10:13 AM on July 27, 2012

Eight is Enough Facebook belly-flops into its first earnings report - Businessweek The Telegraph: Apple buys fingerprint security firm AuthenTec VR-Zone: AMD Radeon...

Type: News story Tags: Shortbread

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