June, 2014

Windows 8.1 Update 2 Coming Soon, Available Through Windows Update

A new major update for Windows 8.1 is coming very soon. Windows 8.1 Update 2 (which is essentially Service Pack 2 for 8.1) will reportedly be delivered through the Windows ...

June 25, 2014 at 10:27 am by

Another G-SYNC Monitor Is Released – AOC 24 inch 144Hz g2460Pg

Monitors with G-SYNC support have been few and far between since Nvidia announced the technology late last year. Since the launch we have seen few monitors with G-SYNC come ...

June 25, 2014 at 10:16 am by

Plextor Releases M6e M.2 SSD Drive – Perfect For Z97

One of the flagship selling points of Intel’s new 9 Series chipsets has been the ability to utilise faster storage mediums, notably the 10 Gbps M.2 ports most Z97 ...

June 25, 2014 at 9:43 am by

Oculus VR Acquires Xbox Controller & Kinect Design Team

Oculus VR are working hard to push their Oculus Rift into the consumer market and while the technology is still only in Dev Kit 2 (DK2) form, it’s quickly becoming clear ...

June 25, 2014 at 8:48 am by

Skybox To Enable Real Time Google Maps, Let the Spying Begin?

A few weeks ago Google made a quiet acquisition of a start-up called Skybox. As with many of Google’s purchases it went without much fanfare as the company likes to shop ...

June 25, 2014 at 8:29 am by

Luuuk Banking Fraud Compromising Mobile Bank Users

More than 190 customers of a European bank were reportedly robbed of £400,000, with most customers located in Italy and Turkey, according to Kaspersky Lab. The code-named ...

June 25, 2014 at 2:27 am by

Science Fiction Reality With Mind Controlled Bionic Hand

Ian Burkhart became paralysed after a swimming accident, but may now benefit from modern medical science as he has become the first person to benefit from a mind controlled ...

June 25, 2014 at 12:41 am by

Unreleased Aphex Twin Album Auction Was Won By Notch

I’ve long been a fan of Aphex Twin, despite my persistent obsession with multiple forms of heavy metal and guitar based music in general, so I was very pleased to find ...

June 24, 2014 at 11:46 pm by

Andy Coulson Found Guilty of Hacking Phones; Rebekah Brooks Acquitted

Former News of the World tabloid editor Andy Coulson was found guilty on one charge of conspiring to hack phones, accused of simply entering in passwords on mobile phones to ...

June 24, 2014 at 11:17 pm by

McAfee Says Mobile Malware Threats on the Rise in 2014

Cybercriminals are finding great success using mobile malware to compromise features and vulnerabilities of legitimate apps and services, according to the McAfee Labs Threats ...

June 24, 2014 at 9:33 pm by

In Win S-Frame Open Air Limited Edition Chassis Review

Introduction It was only a few weeks ago that I was in Taipei to attend one of the technology industries largest trade shows Computex. While eTeknix were attending the show we ...

June 24, 2014 at 7:59 pm by

Assassin’s Creed Unity Receives Pre-Order Lottery

Ubisoft apparently tends to take pre-release sales to a new level of marketing. The first sign was when pre-orders started for Watch Dogs, having the company releasing the ...

June 24, 2014 at 7:13 pm by

Kaspersky Lab Detects New Mobile Malware Targeting Google Android, Apple iOS Devices

New malware created by the HackingTeam is targeting mobile devices powered by Apple iOS and Google Android, as security companies largely struggle to keep up, according to ...

June 24, 2014 at 6:23 pm by

Maxthon Releases Windows PC Browser Designed for Faster Video Playback

Maxthon is a web browser for Windows, OS X and Linux, developed in China by the company Maxthon Ltd. Latest news point to the browser receiving an update aimed towards video ...

June 24, 2014 at 6:11 pm by

At Least Half of UK Game Studios Have Four or Less Employees

    The video game industry is currently changing in the UK, and 59 percent of UK studios have a full-time staff of four employees or less, according to the UK ...

June 24, 2014 at 5:43 pm by


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