ASRock Fatal1ty X99M Killer/3.1

ASRock Fatal1ty X99M Killer/3.1 micro-ATX Board Announced

Over the weekend ASRock released images of another USB 3.1 mainboard creation, the ASRock Fatal1ty X99M Killer/3.1 micro-ATX motherboard. This board has two traditional SuperSpeed+ USB 3.1 Type-A headers for wicked 10 Gb/s performance and it also just happens to be the latest board in the Johnathan “Fatal1ty” Wendel product lineup. SuperSpeed USB 3.1 Type-A connectors are still …more


OnLive Shutting Down After Sony Acquires Patent Portfolio

In 2010 we first learned about the OnLive Game Service and how they were going to be one of the dominant companies in building the future of cloud computing. In late 2012 the company was acquired by Lauder Partners and a new company was formed called OnLive Inc. Over the years the Onlive Cloud Gaming …more

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NVIDIA GeForce 350.05 Hotfix Driver Released – OpenCL 1.2 Support

NVIDIA has released the GeForce 350.05 Hotfix driver which is less tested than your topical Beta drivers, but has some fixes for people that might be having an issue when playing Battlefield Hardline and Dragon Age: Inquisition. GeForce driver 350.05 fixes the crash with Direct X error message that some users were getting on Battlefield …more

Corsair M63MM

Corsair M63MM RGB Mechanical Gaming Ball Mouse

Corsair knows that you can’t get that feeling you get with a mouse mat and a ball mouse with a mouse that uses optical laser sensors. Corsair has gone back to the drawing board to develop a mouse that has a great tactile mechanical feel that uses the most accurate ball design ever used on a gaming mouse. …more

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Intel Says 3.5TB M.2 SSDs are coming along with 10TB 2.5-inch SSDs

Intel and Micron just announced the availability of their 3D NAND technology and noted how the stacked NAND design will lower power usage, improve performance and allow for three times higher capacities NAND per die! Right now the two companies are using 3D NAND technology to stack flash cells vertically in 32 layers to achieve …more

3DMark API Test – Compare DirectX 12, Mantle and DirectX 11

3DMark API Test – Compare DirectX 12, Mantle and DirectX 11

Futuremark has announced their first 3DMark API Overhead feature test that is part of 3DMark v1.5.884! This is the world’s first independent test for measuring differences in DirectX 12, DirectX 11 and Mantle API performance. It’s also the very first public application to use DirectX 12 full stop. The benchmark tool was developed with input from …more

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Ford Intelligent Speed Limiter Will Prevent You From Speeding

The Ford S-MAX was introduced in 2006 for the European market and it has done pretty well in sales. The Ford S-Max has never made headlines over the past nine years for having breakthrough safety features, but that all changed yesterday when Ford announced Intelligent Speed Limiter technology is coming to the all-new Ford S-MAX. …more

Amazon Prime Drone

Amazon Obtains Certificate from FAA for Unmanned Flight Experiments

Today, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) issued an “Experimental Airworthiness” certificate to Amazon for their unmanned aircraft (UAS) experiments.  Amazon will use the certificate to legally conduct tests and research and development for their unmanned aircraft.  Before you start thinking that your next Amazon Prime delivery will be via drone, the FAA certificate is only …more

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NVIDIA Quadro M6000 Graphics Card Officially Released

NVIDIA has officially introduced the Quadro M6000 – the world’s most powerful workstation graphics! We brought you coverage of the Quadro M6000 from GTC 2015 as PNY was showing off a single M6000 and NVIDIA was showing off 8 of them in the latest iRAY VCA, but it appears the card wasn’t officially announced yet. …more

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Steam Mid-Week Cyberpunk Sale

Steam Mid-Week Cyberpunk Sale Steam is having a mid-week sale on select “Cyberpunk” games!  The sale started on March 17th and there are a total of 32 games on sale. The Steam Cyberpunk Sale ends Friday, March 20 at 10 AM PST. A few of the deals include: Crysis Collection for $11.24 Farcry 3: Blood …more

AMD FreeSync Display Driver

AMD FreeSync Drivers and Monitors Are Finally Available in America

AMD Freesync is the next step in the evolution of AMD graphics technology. Today AMD is launching the drivers that will enable AMD Freesync on the compatible product stacks. In short, AMD FreeSync is an open standard product that is designed to enhance gameplay by dynamically changing the refresh rates of the monitor. Dynamically changing …more

AMD FreeSync Monitor Available now – BenQ XL2730Z 27″ FreeSync Monitor

AMD FreeSync Monitor Available now – BenQ XL2730Z 27″ FreeSync Monitor has listed up the first monitor available in the US that is going to be compatible with AMD’s FreeSync Technology. Newegg has listed the BenQ XL2730Z which is retailing for $629.99. The BenZ XL2730Z is a 27″ monitor that’s running a resolution of 2560×1440 and is fully compatible with AMD FreeSync! The BenQ XL2730Z …more

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NVIDIA DIGITS DEVBOX Promotes Deep Learning w/ Titan X

NVIDIA announced the $15,000 Deep Learning GPU Training System (DIGITS) at GTC 2015 to become a NVIDIA’s very first deep learning development box for data scientists and researchers. NVIDIA saw a need for a powerful system that could used by professionals to build a deep neural network (DNN) for whatever real-time network data set you …more

AMD Mantle API Guide

AMD Releases 450-page Programming Guide For Mantle API

AMD just let us know that the AMD Mantle Programming Guide and API Reference documentation is now available online. The 450-page programming guide and API reference provides developers with a detailed look at the capabilities and architecture of the Mantle graphics API.