Intel Releases Beta Graphics Drivers For TITANFALL and Thief

Intel has released what appears to be game ready drivers for TITANFALL and Thief!  The beta drivers are available to download now under version number and are available for those running Intel Iris and HD Graphics. Right now there are just beta drivers available for Windows 7/8/8.1. Intel does not suggest updating to this …more

Blizzard Developers Share Details On Warlords of Draenor

Blizzard Developers Share Details On Warlords of Draenor

Yesterday, Blizzard developers working on the next World of Warcraft expansion Warlords of Draenor, posted a lengthy thread on what to expect from the game going forward as well as some firm details of changes to expect. One of the major changes to the game will be the so-called stat squish.  Those of you who …more


Mt. Gox Files For Bankruptcy

Recently we wrote about how the massive bitcoin provider Mt. Gox had recently come under some serious problems, well now it seems that those issues have come to fruition with Mt. Gox officially filing for bankruptcy.  The move comes several days after Mt. Gox had been taken offline.  Additionally on Tuesday the head of the …more

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AMD Catalyst 14.2 Beta V 1.3 Now Available – Brings Mantle Updates and Supports Thief

AMD has released Catalyst 14.2 Beta Version 1.3 drivers today for Windows users to coincide with the North American launch of THIEF! That means this is the game ready driver for THEIF. THIEF launches today, and it’s an exclusive partner of the AMD Gaming Evolved program. Throughout development of the PC and console versions of …more


Intel Graphics Driver Version Adds Quick Sync Video To Some Processors

Intel is adding support for Intel Quick Sync Video on select Pentium and Celeron processors with the latest graphics driver made available over the weekend. Additionally, this driver upgrade delivers enhanced quality for video conferencing and video capturing usages with improvements in Intel Quick Sync Video Technology. This release provides a performance boost for OpenGL based …more


Xbox One Titanfall Special Edition Console Available March 11th For $499 – Pre-Order Now!

Microsoft has just announced a limited edition $499 Titanfall console bundle, where the Xbox One will come with a free download of the game starting March 11th. Titanfall is shaping up to be the first true “system seller” for the Xbox one game console and looks to have a ton of hype. Titanfall is the …more


Microsoft Windows 8.1 Getting First Update This Spring – Brings Relief For Desktop Users

Joe Belfiore, VP Operating Systems at Microsoft,  was on the stage at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona yesterday to reveal Microsoft’s plans for Windows 8.1 Update 1 and also to talk about Windows Phone. He is best known as ‘the Windows Phone guy’ as he has been co-managing the Windows Phone product team over the …more

Voyager Edge

Plantronics Reveals Voyager Edge and BackBeat FIT Bluetooth Headsets at Mobile World Congress

Today at Mobile World Congress, Plantronics is revealing two new mobile sound products for your on-the-go needs.  One device is an intelligent mono Bluetooth earpiece for your travels, while the other is a Bluetooth stereo headphone for your active lifestyle.  Both gadgets pack the technology in their designs, which is something that a lot have …more


Thousands of Viewers Have Been Collectively Playing the Same Game of Pokemon for Days

This is not the Pokemon MMO and if you are confused by what the title means, imagine thousands of people mashing buttons on a single Gameboy simultaneously. In what has become the biggest attraction on this past week, tens of thousands of viewers are tuning in to watch fellow Twitch viewers attempt to play …more


Valve’s ‘Free to Play’ Documentary Gets a Release Date

Valve has announced the premiere details of Free to Play, a feature-length documentary that follows three professional DotA players as they prepare for The International in 2011, the first million dollar prize DOTA 2 tournament and the first million dollar prize esport tournament in  video game history. The announcement comes along with a trailer and …more


Microsoft’s Cortana Should Fill The Digital Assistant Gap In Windows Phones

As most users have probably noted by now, Apple phones have Siri and Android phones have Google-Now, but Microsoft phones have a very noticeable gap when it comes to a built in computer assistant.  However, that is all about to change with their new creation, Cortana.  And yes, for all you Halo fans out there, …more

Kate Upton

Kate Upton and Sports Illustrated Take Fashion to Zero-G

Sports Illustrated has raised the bar, if you will, by highlighting a weightless Kate Upton in a bikini for a fashion shoot.  The folks at Zero-G Corporation who normally take researchers and educators up in their G-Force One aircraft to study the effects of weightlessness turned their attention to supermodel Kate Upton.  In a series …more


NVIDIA Releases GeForce 334.89 WHQL Drivers

NVIDIA today released GeForce 334.89 WHQL-certified drivers! These drivers offer performance boosts for those that own a GeForce 400/500/600/700 series cards! The drivers can be downloaded from the NVIDIA Driver Download page. We checked and these drivers fully support the NVIDIA GeForce GTX Titan Black, GeForce GTX 750 Ti and the GeForce GTX 750 that …more


The End of BioShock? Irrational Games Shutting Down

Irrational Games, the company behind the BioShock series, is effectively shutting down. Irrational’s closure will end a seventeen-year run that began in 1997 and then their first title System Shock 2 in 1999. Co-founder Ken Levine revealed the news in an update on the developer’s website today. The good news is that Ken Levine isn’t …more