Posted on October 27, 2014 by Sean
There are plenty of exciting games up and coming this Christmas.
So far this year we've had some cracking releases, including the bone crunching Sniper Elite 3, Brian Fargo's Wasteland 2 and the terrifying Alien Isolation. We're approaching Christmas now, and if you've not spent all of your savings on presents you'll surely be investing in [...]
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Posted on September 26, 2013 by Sean
Some of you might not remember but early last year a patent application was posted online for a control pad. The named party was Valve.
On top of that we saw the following photo, taken from an office where former Valve employee and Electrical Engineer Jeri Ellsworth was working.
The photo shows what looks like a prototype [...]
This post was posted in Latest News and was tagged with Gaming PC, Steam, Steam Box, Valve, Vibox
Posted on September 4, 2013 by Jon
SK Hynix Inc, the world's second-largest maker of computer memory chips have suspended their operations at a factory in China after a chemical explosion.
A little after 3.50pm local time the explosion happened at a plant in Wuxi, China. By 5.20pm local time the fire was extinguished. Within the first hour of the fire breaking we [...]
This post was posted in Latest News, Memory and was tagged with AMD, Apple, Chemical Explosion, Fire, Hynix, Memory, Nvidia, Radeon
Posted on June 20, 2013 by Sean
There has been a lot of talk recently about AMD's new A10-6800K Richland based APU processor. The hot topic at the moment is what graphics cards the APU will crossfire with.
I have observed various posts on online forums claiming the APU works fine with the Radeon HD7750 and many people disagreeing. I would just like [...]
This post was posted in Graphics Cards, Latest News, Latest Reviews, Processors and was tagged with 6800K, 7750, A10, Archon, Crossfire, Gaming PC, Richland
Posted on May 9, 2013 by Sean
With the huge success of Steams Greenlight service, it comes as no surprise that Sony have jumped on the Indie Developer bandwagon, by adding an Indie Game Category to the PlayStation Store. This bold move almost guarantees a constant stream of fresh, wonderful content to keep everyone occupied.
I’m sure you’ll agree, Indie developers deserve their [...]
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Posted on April 25, 2013 by Sean
In the world of high-end desktop (HEDT) processors, Intel's Sandy Bridge-E processors are already well established as the best in the business. Expanding upon this success, Intel have recently donated one of their new Ivy Bridge-E processors to Toppc, a professional overclocker, from coolaler.com for testing. Early results show it to be between 5% and 12% faster [...]
This post was posted in Latest News, Processors and was tagged with 4960X, Gaming PC, I7, Intel, Ivy Bridge-E, Vibox
Posted on April 25, 2013 by Sean
The supermarket chain Tesco has teased us by briefly listing the latest in the Call of Duty franchise.
“Ghosts” was briefly listed on it’s online retail section, Tesco Direct. It was, however, quickly removed along with details of the release and what is believed to be an image of the games cover art, depicting a [...]
This post was posted in Games, Latest News and was tagged with Black Ops, CoD, Gaming PC, Ghosts, Vibox
Posted on April 24, 2013 by Sean
AMD's Never Settle game bundles are an attractive addition to a graphics card purchase. Recently the manufacturing giant has revamped the lineup with more and more high quality titles, bringing Farcry 3, Crysis 3 and the much loved Bioshock Infinite to the table - essentially giving you the games you were going to buy anyway [...]
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Posted on April 24, 2013 by VIbox
AMD have teamed together with Maxis and EA to offer a free copy of SimCity with the purchase of any of their APU Gaming PCs. A few weeks ago we posted an article on the SimCity Nightmare. With the latest release the patch we thought we would give it another go to see how the [...]
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Posted on November 16, 2012 by VIbox
AMD are great! Not only for their cutting edge, functional equipment, but also because they occasionally dish out free software! Read on for more!
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