Richard Huddy Talks About New Role at AMD

Richard Huddy Talks About New Role at AMD

AMD announced that Richard Huddy was returning to AMD as the corporations Gaming Scientist in the office of the CTO. AMD promised that they would release a video of Mr. Huddy talking about his new position and why he came back to AMD this week and that video went live today. Take a look at it below.

Corsair K70 RGB

Corsair Video Shows Off RGB Line Of Gaming Mice and Keyboards

Corsair has posted up a video on YouTube that features Jason Christian going over the new K70 RGB and K95 RGB keyboards along with the M65 RGB gaming mouse. Jason is the product manager for these devices, so there really is no one better to explain what they are and why they are important to gamers. …more


AMD Looking To Outsource Chipset Design To ASMedia

DIGITIMES is reporting that AMD is planning to outsource its PC chipset research and design (R&D) to ASMedia Technology, a subsidiary of ASUS, to save costs. DIGITIMES believes that the partnership between the two companies could make sense for motherboard makers if they build good chipsets that eliminate the need to purchase third-party chips. The benefit …more

Xbox One Windows Driver

Microsoft Releases PC Driver For Xbox One Controllers

Larry “Major Nelson” Hyrb, the Director of Programming for Xbox Live, announced the PC (Windows-only) driver release for Xbox One controllers on his blog today. Fans of PC controllers have been waiting for the driver, or using 3rd party utilities to compensate, since the release of the Xbox One as 360 controllers are hands-down the most …more

ASUS TUF Sabranco

ASUS Shows Off White TUF Motherboard – TUF SABRANCO

Ever wanted a white PCB on your motherboard? ASUS posted up some pictures of a pair of tundra-white TUF (The Ultimate Force) SABRANCO motherboards from Computex yesterday that are pretty sweet looking. White is one of the toughest colors to useon PCBs as the dye has to be made from special ingredients and mixed just …more

Star Citizen Dogfighting

Star Citizen Dogfighting Module Now Available To Backers

After several delays, Star Citizen has finally released the dogfighting module of the game to crowdfunding backers. Star Citizen, at $44m in crowdfunding(and still climbing), smashed the $10m record for a crowdfunded project set by the Ubuntu Edge. With each funding milestone passed, the already massive universe of the game expanded, and as such Chris Roberts …more

ASUS Maximus VII Impact

ASUS Maximus VII Impact Mini-ITX Gaming Motherboard Specs Released

We were a bit disappointed to hear that ASUS wouldn’t be coming out with a Mini-ITX Deluxe board for the Intel Z97 chipset series, but our friends at ASUS told us not to worry as an ROG board would be sitting at the top of the product stack. Today, ASUS unveiled some images of the …more

Project Tango Tablet

Google Project Tango Tablet Development Kit is Powered By NVIDIA Tegra K1

Google today introduced the Project Tango Tablet Developers’ Kit, powered by NVIDIA’s Tegra K1 processor that has 192 programmable GPU cores. The Tango tablet boasts a 7-inch screen, 4GB of RAM, 128GB of storage, WiFi, BTLE, 4G LTE, and a motion tracking camera. The tablet will run Google’s Android 4.4 ‘KitKat’ operating system. The tablet was …more


NVIDIA SHIELD 2 Diagram Found In FCC Filing

It has been assumed by many that NVIDIA would be working on a successor to the SHIELD handheld game console and that one would be released sometime in 2014. NVIDIA’s CEO, Jen-Hsun Huang once stated, “We should expect a new Shield whenever there’s a new Tegra and we create a new Tegra every year.” That …more


ASUS Hyper M.2 X4 Adapter Card Coming in July

Not all motherboards have an M.2 socket, so you are stuck with having to use an adapter. ASUS is hoping that their new Hyper M.2 x4 PCI Express Adapter Card will help people out that want to run an M.2 PCIe SSD although they are lacking the socket on the board that they are currently …more

Alienware Insider Watch Dogs

Alienware Bundling Watch Dogs on AMD and NVIDIA Gaming Systems

NVIDIA’s GameWorks Team has been working closely with Ubisoft and has had partnerships with them on previously released game titles like Tom Clancy’s Splinter Cell Blacklist, Assassin’s Creed 4 Black Flag and Watch Dogs. NVIDIA has helped Ubisoft come up with game worlds that are able to use technologies such as TXAA antialiasing, soft shadows, HBAO+, advanced DX11 tessellation …more


Intel Releases 3621 Graphics Drivers With 31 Fixes For Windows 8.1 Users

Intel has released new integrated graphics drivers that support 3rd and 4th Generation Intel Core Processors with Intel HD/Iris Graphics and happen to be running Microsoft Windows 7, 8, & 8.1.   The 32-bit and 64-bit drivers are now available to download now under version number The include some new features and 31 bug fixes …more

Missouri Chocolate Lottery Ticket

Missouri Lottery Considering Chocolate Scented Scatchers

The Missouri Lottery announced today that they are considering issuing food scented Scratchers tickets. The organization broke the news after e-mailing out a survey called the ‘Chocolate Ticket Survey,’ where they were looking to see what graphical elements were most appealing to lottery players. The chocolate-themed tickets are chocolate scented and they would be the …more

Richard Huddy

AMD Welcomes Return of Richard Huddy

Richard Huddy is back at AMD!  We just got this statement from our friends at AMD: AMD is proud to announce the return of the well-respected authority in gaming, Richard Huddy. After three years away from AMD, Richard returns as AMD’s Gaming Scientist in the Office of the CTO – he’ll be serving as a …more