February, 2017

AMD Confirms Radeon RX Vega Branding

During their Capsaicin & Cream event live stream today, AMD made a number of announcements concerning their future plans. Despite being mostly a developer focused event, ...

February 28, 2017 at 9:06 pm by

Corsair Launches Ryzen-Ready Hardware

In preparation for AMD’s exciting new Ryzen CPU architecture, Corsair is releasing a range of new Ryzen-ready products, including DDR4 RAM, liquid coolers, and PSUs. The ...

February 28, 2017 at 8:01 pm by

Open World Parkour Game Downward Gets Demo

Downward, Caracal Games’ new first-person, open-world parkour adventure game set around the medieval ruins of a post-apocalyptic world, has a new demo available on Steam. ...

February 28, 2017 at 7:02 pm by

AMD Capsaicin & Cream Event Live Coverage

Live blog of AMD’s Capsaicin & Cream Event 10:35: Raja Koduri opens event and claims no Vega announcement today 10:40: Review of previous Vega architecture reveals ...

February 28, 2017 at 6:40 pm by

Xbox Launches Monthly Game Subscription Service

Microsoft has unveiled a new Netflix-esque monthly gaming pass for Xbox One, which is set to be launched this Spring. The Xbox Game Pass will give subscribers access to a host ...

February 28, 2017 at 6:16 pm by

Watch AMD’s “Capsaicin & Cream” Vega & Ryzen Live Event Here

In just over an hour, AMD is set to host their Capsaicin & Cream Event at GDC. AMD has been on fire lately with their impressive Ryzen Zen based CPU launch last week. ...

February 28, 2017 at 5:23 pm by

Middle Earth: Shadow of War PC Requirements Revealed

The much-anticipated successor of Middle-Earth: Shadow of Mordor has finally been announced by Warner Bros and Monolith, and it looks like it will come out on August 25 this ...

February 28, 2017 at 4:40 pm by
Boston Dynamics' New Handle Robot Can Jump 1.2m and Lift 45kg

Boston Dynamics’ New Handle Robot Can Jump 1.2m and Lift 45kg

The latest robot from Boston Dynamics stands 195 centimeters tall and has a vertical leap of 1.2 meters with the ability to carry 45 kilograms with ease. No, this robot is not ...

February 28, 2017 at 3:30 pm by
Kingston's 2TB USB3.1 Drive Begins Shipping, Costs More Than Most PCs

Kingston DataTraveler UltimateGT USB Drive Costs More Than Most PCs

Kingston has finally launched what is perhaps the most impressive drive seen at CES 2017 earlier this year: The DataTraveler UltimateGT USB drive boasting a whopping 2TB ...

February 28, 2017 at 2:25 pm by
UHS-III Interface Sets 624 MB/sec Transfer Rate Standard

UHS-III Interface Sets 624 MB/sec SD Card Transfer Rate Standard

The SD Card association (SDA) has released the SD 6.0 specification which adds a new level of UHS-III bus interface, providing up to 624 MB/sec transfer rates. This update to ...

February 28, 2017 at 1:20 pm by
Shadow of War

Middle-Earth: Shadow of War Announced with Trailer

It has been almost three years since Middle-Earth: Shadow of Mordor was released and fans have been clamouring for a sequel. After mistakenly leaking on US retailer ...

February 28, 2017 at 12:15 pm by
SpaceX Plans to Send Tourists to the Moon in 2018

SpaceX Plans to Send Tourists to the Moon in 2018

Elon Musk’s SpaceX currently flies and returns cargo capsules to the International Space Station but the company will soon be heading to a different orbiting satellite, ...

February 28, 2017 at 11:10 am by

Cooler Master Masterkeys Pro M RGB Keyboard Review

Introduction The final piece of the Cooler Master keyboard range puzzle is in the eTeknix office today, as we celebrate the launch of the new Cooler Master Masterkeys Pro M ...

February 28, 2017 at 10:00 am by

Windows 10 Cloud May Paywall Win32 Apps

Over the past several weeks, more and more information is building about Microsoft’s upcoming Creators Update to Windows 10. One of the new additions to the lineup are ...

February 28, 2017 at 9:11 am by

AMD Ryzen 7 1700X Beats i7 6800K in 13 Game Benchmarks

During their presentation last week, AMD launched their Ryzen processors with pre-orders starting right away. However, it won’t be until March 2nd that the new CPUs ...

February 28, 2017 at 8:00 am by