December, 2012

THQ Files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy

THQ has been in the news more than once during this month, but unfortunately this time its not something that many gamers will be happy about. THQ filed for Chapter 11 ...

December 22, 2012 at 1:34 pm by

Noctua NH-L9i Low Profile CPU Cooler Review

Noctua are increasingly dividing their attention between both the enthusiast and the HTPC/SFF segments of the market. We recently had a look at Noctua’s NH-L12 CPU ...

December 22, 2012 at 1:32 pm by

Plantronics rolls out Valve games’ branded headsets

Plantronics introduced the GameCom 780 and the Commander gaming headsets with official Valve’ gaming brand badges on the headband for Counter Strike, Team Fortress 2, ...

December 22, 2012 at 2:05 am by

eTeknix Christmas Buying Guide

It’s that time of year again and were pretty sure many of you will have left that all important Christmas gift shopping right up until the last moment! So we thought ...

December 21, 2012 at 4:36 pm by

MadCatz Cyborg R.A.T.3 Red Gaming Mouse Review

MadCatz are top of their game right now, with many products across the Tritton, MadCatz, Seitek and Cyborg ranges that are proving popular with gamers all around the world. ...

December 21, 2012 at 11:11 am by

Samsung shows off 5″ Dual Sim Smartphone: The Galaxy Grand

With a 5″ WVGA 480 by 800 resolution screen and running on Android 4.2 Jelly Bean OS, Samsung calls this Smartphone the “Galaxy Grand” GT I9080 and dual SIM ...

December 20, 2012 at 8:00 pm by

Instagram takes a quick U-Turn, denies it will use User’s photos for advertisement

Instagram’s Co-Founder Kevin Systrom put up a blog post that the company is listening to the feedback given by users, and says that people were confused and upset about ...

December 20, 2012 at 7:30 pm by

War Z hits numerous controversies within a day, gets pulled from Steam

Within a day, the new game “War Z” has received a lot of criticism throughout Steam and the gaming community. It started off by Steam removing the game after ...

December 20, 2012 at 7:00 pm by

MakerBot purges 3D printable gun parts from Thingiverse

Recently, Thingiverse removed the 3D designs of the AR15 and other weapons from its 3D printing file library. Although the STL files can be found in torrent sharing websites, ...

December 20, 2012 at 6:30 pm by

Video ads coming to your Facebook News Feed

Facebook seems to be gearing up to launch video ads that will appear in our news feeds in April at the latest in an effort to bring new source of advertisement revenues for ...

December 20, 2012 at 6:15 pm by

Samsung tops Nokia over top cellphone and over Apple in Smartphone brand this year

In a report published by iSuppli, for the the first time in 14 years- Nokia lost its #2 ranking and was overtaken by Samsung in 2012. In 2011, worldwide cellphone shipments ...

December 20, 2012 at 6:00 pm by

Residential Evil 6 is set to launch on March the 22nd via Steam.

Capcom’s Resident Evil 6 is planned to be released on Friday the 22nd of March 2013. In the USA, it is set for a download-only release whereas in Europe you can either ...

December 20, 2012 at 5:25 pm by

AMD brags about full DX11.1 support, trolls Nvidia in the process

A few days ago, AMD posted in their blog about their full Direct X 11.1 support-  including improvements to Stereo 3D Support, Video processing, GPU Compute, 2D Rendering and ...

December 20, 2012 at 5:03 pm by

Nvidia’s Tegra 4 processor specs leaked online

A Chinese website leaked the specs of Nvidia’s next generation mobile processor Tegra 4; codenamed “Wayne”. It’s said to be built using a 28nm ...

December 20, 2012 at 3:48 pm by

Nikon’s new add-on to turn Film SLRs to Digital SLRs

Nikon’s new patent which was filed in May 2011 for an add-on which converts 35mm film SLRs to DSLRs was just approved less than 2 weeks ago. It works by removing the ...

December 20, 2012 at 3:40 pm by

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