MOST PLAYED PC GAMES: MARCH 2015

Most Played PC Games For March 2015

Raptr recently released the chart for the top 20 most played PC games using March’s gameplay data. For a year now, League of Legends sits atop the standings, nearly doubling the gameplay time of its nearest competitor, World of Warcraft. Counter-Strike: Global Offensive moved up one spot into third place after dethroning DOTA 2. Raptr noted …more

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Chip Computer

Who Wants a $9 Computer? Meet C.H.I.P. By Next Thing Co.

Have you been searching high and low for a $9 computer? We just heard about a new Kickstarter project for a tiny computer called C.H.I.P. that was went online this week and is already meet and exceeded their fundraising goal. C.H.I.P. was designed by a group of hardware lovers at Next Thing Co that is based in …more

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Oculus Rift

Oculus Rift VR Headset Said To Ship in Q1 2016

When Legit Reviews went to Quakecon 2012 we ran across this little company called Oculus that launched a campaign on Kickstarter the day before for a VR headset. They had a small vendor booth on the side of the expo hall and there wasn’t a line to demo their prototype VR headset. You could walk …more

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Lenovo System Update

Lenovo Systems Update A Possible Security Risk

On Wednesday, May 5th, 2015, Lenovo announced a pretty sever vulnerability in their Lenovo System Update application. Security firm IOActive appears to have been the first company to report the vulnerabilities in Lenovo’s system update file. IOActive published a report titled “Lenovo’s System Update Uses a Predictable Security Token” that discusses how the vulnerabilities could allow hackers to bypass validation …more

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Fluorinert FC-72 Convection Loop

New Closed Loop Convection CPU Cooler Hopes To Save Power and Keep Things Cool

A group at The University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH) believe they could save U.S. consumers more than $6.3 billion per year in energy costs by ditching your computers CPU cooler fans and using their patented passive cooling system. The system uses the convection process to circulate 3M’s Fluorinert FC-72 liquid through a closed loop liquid cooler. His …more

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AMD Radeon R9 390X

AMD Radeon R9 390X Video Card Pictures Released

WCCFTech claims they have the very first teaser images of what they believe will be the AMD Radeon R9 390X video card. The graphics card is said to be about half the length of the AMD Radeon R9 295X2 and it looks like it could be liquid cooled as there is a water cooler radiator in the background of the image …more

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AMD Radeon R9 300 Series Cards Coming In Weeks

AMD Radeon R9 300 Series Cards Coming In Weeks

AMD announced today that they’ll be launching the next-generation AMD Radeon enthusiast graphics card over the next several weeks! Dr. Lisa Su, AMD President and Chief Executive Officer, stopped short of announcing the new graphics card, but we are fairly certain that she would be talking about the AMD Radeon R9 390X! Today, AMD announced …more

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Microsoft Office 2016 Excel

Microsoft Office 2016 Public Preview Now Available

Microsoft has released Office 2016 Preview available for people to try out ahead of the general release later this fall. This means you have the opportunity to try out the next release of Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook that make up Office 2016 on Windows desktop for free albeit in a pre-release program. Jared Spataro, GM …more

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HP Envy Phoenix

AMD Radeon R9 380 Video Card Announced By HP

HP recently announced their new HP ENVY high-performance desktop PCs and it appears that these gaming oriented towers are packed full with the latest gaming hardware from AMD and NVIDIA. It looks like HP said a little too much in the press release though and accidentally announced that the AMD Radeon R9 380 video card …more

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CYBERPOWERPC Gamer Xtreme GXi320OS

CyberPower Selling Systems With Intel Core i7-5775C Broadwell Processors!

According to a listing for the CYBERPOWERPC Gamer Xtreme GXi320OS desktop PC you can get a desktop PC with an Intel Broadwell LGA processor in it right now and they are in-stock and ready to ship! The CYBERPOWERPC Gamer Xtreme GXi320OSis currently available for $899.00 over at Overstock.com and features an Intel Core i7-5775C ‘Broadwell’ processor runs at …more

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Intel Skylake Roadmap

Intel LGA CPU Roadmap Shows Broadwell, Skylake-S and Broadwell-E Release Dates

One of our readers tipped us off this afternoon that PCOnline over in China has what could be a leaked Intel Desktop Platform LGA (Socketed) Processor Roadmap. Depending on how you look at it either confirms all the Broadwell and Skylake desktop SKUs that were previously leaked or someone with some free time made up a …more

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King of Wushu

CryEngine DirectX 12 Game Demo at BUILD 2015 – King of Wushu

King of Wushu is a third-person fantasy martial arts multiplayer online battle arena (MOBA) game title for the PC that was built using Crytek’s CryEngine 3. Developer Snail Games was able to covert King of Wushu to run on DirectX 12 and Windows 10 in just six weeks thanks to the efforts of just two …more

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The International Compendium 2015 Launches in DOTA 2, Previous 24 Hour Money Milestone Quickly Obliterated

It’s been an exciting week for DOTA 2 players, first starting with the 6.84 update that replaced the poorly received 6.82 and 6.83 versions and now the launch of the The International Compendium 2015. The prize money for each DOTA 2 International is initially seeded with $1.6 million by Valve. Since the third International in …more

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Tesla Missing Piece

Tesla Expected To Release Home Storage Battery That Could Save You Money

Tesla Motors will be announcing a new product today, but it no one thinks it will be a car! Teslais expected to unveil batteries for homes and businesses that are more advanced than what’s currently on the market. This would be Tesla Motors first foray into the stationary electricity storage business and is seen by many analysts as …more

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