December, 2016

AxonVR Haptic Suit HaptX

AxonVR HaptX to Bring Full-body Haptic Feedback to Virtual Reality Setting

Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality can only get so immersive without some tactile feedback so AxonVR has made it their mission to bring haptics into these environments with ...

December 22, 2016 at 6:00 pm by
Canada Broadband Internet Access

Canada Declares Broadband Internet Access as Basic Service

The United Nations has passed a resolution earlier this year that declares Internet access to be a basic human right and put forward a non-binding resolution that condemns ...

December 22, 2016 at 5:00 pm by

Futuremark Working On New DX12 and Vulkan Benchmarks

With every new graphics API being launched, new benchmarks are imperative. In order to understand how our hardware really performs, benchmarks must be designed with the API ...

December 22, 2016 at 3:00 pm by

BIOSTAR Launches GTX 1050 Ti Graphics Card

While BIOSTAR has been more well-known for their motherboards, the company does have a decent presence in the graphics card market. After launching several GeForce 10 ...

December 22, 2016 at 2:00 pm by
$91 Billion Gaming Revenue

Worldwide Gaming Market Now Worth $91 Billion

In their year-in-review for 2016, SuperData Research has crunched the numbers and revealed that the gaming industry is as big as it has ever been, generating $91 Billion in ...

December 22, 2016 at 12:00 pm by

AMD Polaris 12 and Vega 12 Pass RRA Certification

Over the past couple of weeks, various leaks have been coming out about Polaris 12 and Vega 10. Both are reported to be upcoming GPUs from AMD, with Vega 10 being confirmed by ...

December 22, 2016 at 11:00 am by
Nintendo Switch

Nintendo Switch Graphic Presets Found in Unreal Engine 4 Source Code

An industrious NeoGAF user has found the graphic presets for the forthcoming Nintendo Switch console buried in the source code for the latest version of Unreal Engine 4. User ...

December 22, 2016 at 9:00 am by

Toshiba X300 6TB Desktop Hard Disk Drive Review

Introduction When it comes to storage, then solid state drives might get most of the hype these days. While that’s true, we shouldn’t forget the mechanical storage ...

December 22, 2016 at 8:00 am by

Two Attorneys Indicted for Porn Torrent Extortion Scheme

Two US lawyers have been indicted for engaging in an elaborate extortion scheme which involved deliberately seeding copyrighted materials they owned to torrent sites so that ...

December 22, 2016 at 6:00 am by
Crytek

Crytek Closes Studios – Focuses on Premium IPs and CryEngine

Crytek, which has been stiffing its employees for pay for months, is now laying off staff and closing studios. All but two of the company’s studios are closing, and it will ...

December 22, 2016 at 4:00 am by

Thermaltake Unveils Affordable Toughpower Grand RGB PSU Range

Thermaltake has launched a new series of rainbow-lit, affordable PSUs. The Toughpower Grand RGB range is available in 650W, 750W, and 850W models, all of which contain a ...

December 22, 2016 at 2:00 am by

Algeria Opens First Internet Addiction Clinic

Psychologist have opened the first clinic to treat internet addiction in Constantine, Algeria. The Bachir Mentouri clinic specialises in treating patients who are addicted ...

December 22, 2016 at 12:00 am by

Court Rules UK Snooper’s Charter Illegal

The highest court in Europe has ruled that the UK’s draconian new mass surveillance bill, passed into law last month, is illegal. The case against the Investigatory Powers ...

December 21, 2016 at 11:00 pm by

Facebook Charged With Misleading Over WhatsApp Merger

Facebook has been accused of deliberately misleading the European Commission (EC) over its merger with instant messaging app WhatsApp. Prior to the $22 billion merger, ...

December 21, 2016 at 9:00 pm by
Genius Reveals Affordable KMH-200 Gaming Peripheral Combo Set

Genius Reveals Affordable KMH-200 Gaming Peripheral Combo Set

Genius is a specialist in affordable peripherals and tends to release cheap products which push well above their weight. As a consumer, it can be challenging to know which ...

December 21, 2016 at 8:00 pm by

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