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Watch Dogs trailer puts parkour in slow motion
— 10:17 AM on February 21, 2013

Watch Dogs looks like one of the most promising games due out this year. Cyril quite enjoyed the first gameplay trailer, which was...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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OCZ shrinks Vertex 3.20 with 20-nm NAND
— 10:24 AM on February 20, 2013

Nearly two years have passed since OCZ's Vertex 3 SSD made its debut. The SandForce-powered drive is still selling today, but it may not...

Type: News story Tags: Storage

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Crytek: Crysis 3 looks better on PCs than on next-gen consoles
— 9:07 AM on February 19, 2013

Worried about next-gen consoles making your shiny new gaming PC look old-hat? Don't be. In an interview with Eurogamer yesterday, Crytek CEO Cevat Yerli...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming

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Deal of the week: Storage, ultrabooks, memory, and cheap games
— 5:54 PM on February 15, 2013

We've been busy all afternoon making sense of AMD's desktop graphics roadmap, so we're going to keep our weekly deal post short and sweet.

Type: News story Tags: Storage Memory Mobile computing Gaming

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Micron touts smallest 128-Gb NAND chip
— 6:00 AM on February 15, 2013

And the march toward ever-higher flash memory densities goes on. This time, it's...

Type: News story Tags: Storage

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Steam for Linux hits the Ubuntu Software Center
— 4:31 PM on February 14, 2013

Hey everyone, the Steam for Linux client is now available! Well, that's the title of Valve's announcement, at least. The reality is that Steam for...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming Linux-Unix

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Layoffs reportedly underway at Valve
— 6:00 AM on February 14, 2013

It's apparently been a rough week for a few unlucky folks in Bellevue, Washington. Rumors are swirling about a round of layoffs undertaken by Steam...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Nvidia bundles GeForce GTX cards with free-to-play credit
— 12:54 PM on February 11, 2013

Well, it was only a matter of time before AMD's Never Settle Reloaded bundle got a little competition from Nvidia. The rival GPU maker's...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Gaming

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All Crytek games to be free-to-play in 2-5 years
— 10:45 AM on February 11, 2013

We already knew about Crytek's bold plan to quit retail games and go entirely free-to-play. What we didn't know was when the firm expected...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Deal of the week: Cheap Kindle Fire tablets and much, much more
— 4:04 PM on February 8, 2013

We've got nicer discounts than usual this week—starting with a sale on Amazon's 8.9" Kindle Fire HD tablets. Until the end of the day, entering the...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Graphics Storage Mobile computing

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Rage Tool Kit hitting Steam later today
— 11:35 AM on February 8, 2013

So it turns out that Rage didn't ship with mod tools after all. It's only taken id Software... a year, four months, and four...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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Newell argues for living room PCs, local game streaming
— 10:13 AM on February 8, 2013

On the first day of the DICE Summit, Gabe Newell and J.J. Abrams took to the stage to discuss storytelling in games and movies—and...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming Game consoles

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Surface Pro storage compares favorably to MacBook Air
— 9:01 AM on February 8, 2013

Much has been made of the Surface Pro's limited storage capacity, and for good reason. The 64GB model has precious few gigabytes available to...

Type: News story Tags: Storage Mobile computing

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Release roundup: Mini PCs, slim SSD, and fast memory
— 6:06 PM on February 7, 2013

You know the drill. We get tipped off about a decent number of product launches every week, and they don't all make it into our...

Type: News story Tags: Storage Systems Memory

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John Carmack champions emulation for Linux games
— 9:38 AM on February 7, 2013

Valve's upcoming Steam box has fueled a lot of chatter about Linux as a gaming platform. John Carmack has an interesting take on the...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming Operating systems

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Valve working with J.J. Abrams on big movie, game projects
— 6:00 AM on February 7, 2013

Gabe Newell has been in the news a lot lately, mostly related to Steam and its upcoming console hardware. This time, however, the Valve...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming

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OCZ bundles Far Cry 3 with Vector SSDs
— 3:00 PM on February 6, 2013

It's game bundle season—again. On the heels of AMD, which kicked off its Never Settle Reloaded promotion this weekend, OCZ has started offering free...

Type: News story Tags: Storage Gaming

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Big retailers sign up to sell Ouya game console
— 10:21 AM on February 6, 2013

Remember that Kickstarted Ouya game console? The $100 device features Nvidia's Tegra 3 processor, Google's Android OS, a custom controller with dual analog...

Type: News story Tags: Gaming Game consoles

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