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

Hell Boy Case Mod at Computex 2014

Gigabyte Shows Off Hellboy Case Mod w/ Z97N-Gaming 5 Board At Computex

Gigabyte has a pretty big suite at Computex 2014 and has tons of hardware on display along with an interesting Hellboy themed system that certainly stood out from the crowd. The Hellboy system was running an Intel Core i7-4790S processor on a Gigabyte Z97N-Gaming 5 Mini-ITX motherboard. A Kingston HyperX 3K 120GB SSD held Windows …more


Intel Pentium G3258 Anniversary Edition Processor Coming For $72

Devil’s Canyon might be all over the news today, but don’t forget about the new Intel Pentium G3258 Anniversary Edition Processor. This processor is based on the same dual-core, dual-threaded architecture as other 22nm Haswell processors, but is fully unlocked like a traditional K-SKU processor. When we reviewed the Intel Pentium G3220 Processor, that is …more


ASUS Cuts Loose On New Hardware At Computex

Computex Taipei is one of the foremost tech expo’s of the consumer hardware industry. Today, ASUS kicked off the show with a keynote presentation unveiling some high-caliber hardware. A few things we knew were coming, but dropping a few new bombs as well. We’ve covered the PG278Q before, but for a quick recap the monster …more

Peter Sunde

Pirate Bay Co-Founder Peter Sunde Arrested in Sweden

Peter Sunde has been arrested after two years of hiding. Sunde is to serve the 8 month jail sentence set by the 2010 court appeal. The appeal wasn’t necessarily a win for the three founders. Though the jail time decreased, the corresponding fine was increased from the original 2009 sentencing of $3.5m to nearly $7m. …more