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Clash of the terabyte titans: Crucial M500 960GB vs. Samsung 840 EVO 1TB
— 10:22 PM on December 18, 2013

Despite the fact that they both sell for over $500, the Crucial M500 960GB and Samsung 840 EVO 1TB are relative bargains. These SSDs...

Type: Feature article Tags: Storage

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Nvidia's ShadowPlay game recorder adds Twitch.tv streaming
— 10:28 AM on December 17, 2013

In October, Nvidia updated its GeForce Experience software to enable ShadowPlay, a feature that lets users easily record in-game action using the video encoding...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming Internet

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Just Cause 2 multiplayer mod released on Steam
— 9:12 AM on December 17, 2013

Remember Just Cause 2? The open-world mayhem simulator was loads of fun, but it was a strictly single-player affair. Or, at least, it used to...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Report: More TLC and PCIe solid-state drives coming next year
— 6:00 AM on December 17, 2013

SSDs with PCI Express interfaces are still relatively rare. So are SSDs...

Type: News story Tags: Storage

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LSI to be sold in $6.6-billion deal
— 5:02 PM on December 16, 2013

My, my, how quickly things change. Just over two years ago, SandForce was snatched up by LSI for $322 million. SandForce went on to...

Type: News story Tags: Storage

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Enter to win a Diamond Radeon R9 280X and Battlefield 4
— 1:03 PM on December 16, 2013

Radeon R9 280X cards may be difficult to find online, but we have one to give away for the holidays. Diamond has kindly donated...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming

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Win a G-Sync DIY conversion kit for the Asus VG248QE monitor
— 11:43 AM on December 16, 2013

Would you like a healthy dollop of creamy smoothness as part of your Christmas holiday? If...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Displays Gaming

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Modded G-Sync monitors available in limited quantities
— 10:49 AM on December 16, 2013

Nvidia's G-Sync technology is pretty neat; it discards the fixed refresh rate of traditional displays and instead updates the screen as new frames are...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Displays Gaming

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Here's a handy guide to the SteamOS beta
— 9:22 AM on December 16, 2013

Last Friday, the first prototype Steam machines arrived at the doorsteps of registered testers, and Valve released SteamOS, the Linux-based operating system that drives Steam...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming Operating systems Linux-Unix

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Deal of the week: Keyboards, coolers, and storage
— 3:31 PM on December 13, 2013

We have a nice variety of deals this week, from mechanical keyboards and liquid coolers to solid-state drives and good old mechanical storage. ...

Type: News story Tags: Cooling Storage Input devices

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AMD delays driver with broader frame pacing support until January
— 11:03 AM on December 13, 2013

AMD has pushed back the release of a beta driver meant to bring frame pacing to Eyefinity multi-monitor configs and 4K displays—and to a bunch of...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming

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Humble Jumbo Bundle includes nine games, three for Linux
— 10:28 AM on December 13, 2013

They don't call the latest indie game collection the Humble Jumbo Bundle for nothing. The most recent addition to the Humble Bundle series...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Oculus gets $75 million to produce VR headset for consumers
— 9:11 AM on December 13, 2013

Oculus VR has secured $75 million in funding to bring its virtual reality headset to consumers. The company has already sold over 40,000 development kits...

Type: News story Tags: Displays Gaming

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The pre-Bethesda Fallout games are free on GOG.com
— 2:55 PM on December 12, 2013

Itching for a walk down memory lane? Then you might want to head over to Good Old Games, where the first two Fallout games from...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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ASRock intros Killer gaming mobos, includes M.2 connectivity
— 9:24 AM on December 12, 2013

ASRock has introduced a new lineup of gaming-oriented motherboards, and I'm not sure I can set the stage any better than the press...

Type: News story Tags: Motherboards Storage

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Nvidia's G-Sync is smooth as expected; more soon
— 9:22 AM on December 12, 2013

You may see a few previews of Nvidia's G-Sync technology around the web today. I also have a pre-production G-Sync monitor here in Damage...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Displays Gaming

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Steam beta hardware ready to ship, SteamOS downloadable Friday
— 6:00 AM on December 12, 2013

Valve has announced that the first Steam consoles will leave the factory on Friday. The systems are going to 300 Steam users selected...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming Game consoles Operating systems

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Apple granted patent for head-mounted display
— 11:16 AM on December 11, 2013

Apple has patented a head-mounted display that looks a little bit like the Oculus Rift. U.S. patent number 8,605,008 was granted yesterday and

Type: News story Tags: Multimedia Displays Gaming

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