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  • Under The Hood: The Best $1500 Gaming PC Tuesday, July 31, 2012 @ :54PMYou’ve squeezed all the entertainment you can out of the old Xbox 360′s circa-2005 hardware. It’s time to think about a new machine dedicated to real, serious, hardcore gamting. That’s right — PC gaming. Whether you’re in it for console ...
  • Gamestop CEO dips toe in fiercely fought game-hardware arena Tuesday, July 31, 2012 @ :51PMSales of traditional video game products such as consoles have been pressured globally by lower-priced online offerings and as gamers spend more time on tablet computers and phones ... plans to manufacture game hardware but said that it would ...
  • Video Game Industry Set for Growth -- Global Game Market Forecasted to Grow to $82 Billion Five Star Equities Provides Stock Research on Sony and Majesco Entertainment Tuesday, July 31, 2012 @ :14AMThe NPD group recently reported sales of video game hardware, software and accessories declined 29 ... "However, the steadiest area of growth is on the PC and mobile side." Five Star Equities releases regular market updates on the Video Game Industry ...
  • Next-generation Xbox developer hardware leak may reveal Xbox 720 specs Monday, July 30, 2012 @ :11PMThe device resembles a traditional PC tower running a regular debug launcher ... The man behind the leak, known only as DaE, revealed that Microsoft’s next-generation gaming and home entertainment system will feature an eight-core CPU ...
  • Gaming Top 5: How Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater influenced gaming Monday, July 30, 2012 @ :33AMWith Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater coming out in HD on Xbox Live, the PC World team looks at what impact ... did the sport in real life appreciated the game, despite the various limitations of the PlayStation hardware, while gamers were able to become a virtual ...
  • Baldur's Gate Enhanced-Edition Finally Dated For PC, More Friday, July 27, 2012 @ :52AMThe updated PC game will be made available as a direct download from Beamdog ... a 1 GHz CPU and a GeForce 2 or equivalent GPU at the very least -- a super old-school list of hardware requirements. In addition to the PC version, Beamdog and Overhaul ...
  • Darksiders II Gets PC Hardware Specifications Thursday, July 26, 2012 @ :41AMThe hardware specs for Darksiders II are very accessible for a modern PC gamer, although the hard drive space might ... THQ has also stated that it has a version of the game in development for the Nintendo Wii U console, which will be offered when the ...
  • Hacking, the Card Game Wednesday, July 25, 2012 @ :58AMComputer scientists at the University of Washington have developed a new card game called “Control-Alt-Hack”: The ... or apply a bit of Hardware Hacking and Software Wizardry to convert your robotic vacuum cleaner into an interactive pet ...
  • MSI GT60 and GT70 gaming laptops get NVIDIA GTX 680M graphics, available now from $1,899 Tuesday, July 24, 2012 @ :56PMGT70 and GT60 now armed with the most advanced and efficient graphics card to deliver breath-taking gaming and multimedia experience City of Industry, Calif. – July 24, 2012 – MSI Computer Corp, a leading manufacturer of computer hardware ...
  • Heroes of Newerth Game Goes All Heroes Free Friday, July 20, 2012 @ :45AMThe goal behind this initiative, called "All Heroes Free", is to attract more players to the game and, according to director Pi Liu, "level the eSports playing field, as all players will be able to build their skills and advance their strategies with any ...
  • Game Review: Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon: Future Soldier PC Thursday, July 19, 2012 @ :05AMThere are over fifty weapons for you to play with too, and these are all modeled on real world hardware ... the PS3 version of the game ranks as one of the best military shooters we have seen this year, there are a few PC specific issues that we need ...
  • New Reports Forecast Global Video Game Industry Will Reach $82 Billion By 2017 Wednesday, July 18, 2012 @ :14AMThis forecast includes revenue from dedicated console hardware and software (both physical ... “However, the steadiest area of growth is on the PC and mobile side.” PC game revenue continues to increase at a solid pace and is expected ...
  • New Reports Forecast Global Video Game Industry Will Reach $82 Billion By 2017 Wednesday, July 18, 2012 @ :14AMThis forecast includes revenue from dedicated console hardware and software (both physical ... “However, the steadiest area of growth is on the PC and mobile side.” PC game revenue continues to increase at a solid pace and is expected ...
  • New Reports Forecast Global Video Game Industry Will Reach $82 Billion By 2017 Wednesday, July 18, 2012 @ :14AMThis forecast includes revenue from dedicated console hardware and software (both physical ... “However, the steadiest area of growth is on the PC and mobile side.” PC game revenue continues to increase at a solid pace and is expected ...
  • New Reports Forecast Global Video Game Industry Will Reach $82 Billion By 2017 Wednesday, July 18, 2012 @ :14AMThis forecast includes revenue from dedicated console hardware and software (both physical ... “However, the steadiest area of growth is on the PC and mobile side.” PC game revenue continues to increase at a solid pace and is expected ...
  • New Reports Forecast Global Video Game Industry Will Reach $82 Billion By 2017 Wednesday, July 18, 2012 @ :14AMThis forecast includes revenue from dedicated console hardware and software (both physical ... “However, the steadiest area of growth is on the PC and mobile side.” PC game revenue continues to increase at a solid pace and is expected ...
  • New Reports Forecast Global Video Game Industry Will Reach $82 Billion By 2017 Wednesday, July 18, 2012 @ :14AMThis forecast includes revenue from dedicated console hardware and software (both physical ... “However, the steadiest area of growth is on the PC and mobile side.” PC game revenue continues to increase at a solid pace and is expected ...
  • Digital Storm Ode V2 Level 4 gaming PC Video Wednesday, July 18, 2012 @ :53AMBut if you're simply picking up -- fast gaming PC -- no configuration plus this is the first desktop ... As an entry-level digital DJ package, the Hercules DJ Console Rmx offers high-quality hardware at an outstanding value, but you'll want to spend ...
  • Digital Storm Ode V2 Level 4 gaming PC Video Wednesday, July 18, 2012 @ :53AMBut if you're simply picking up -- fast gaming PC -- no configuration plus this is the first desktop ... As an entry-level digital DJ package, the Hercules DJ Console Rmx offers high-quality hardware at an outstanding value, but you'll want to spend ...
  • Digital Storm Ode V2 Level 4 gaming PC Video Wednesday, July 18, 2012 @ :53AMBut if you're simply picking up -- fast gaming PC -- no configuration plus this is the first desktop ... As an entry-level digital DJ package, the Hercules DJ Console Rmx offers high-quality hardware at an outstanding value, but you'll want to spend ...
  • Digital Storm Ode V2 Level 4 gaming PC Video Wednesday, July 18, 2012 @ :53AMBut if you're simply picking up -- fast gaming PC -- no configuration plus this is the first desktop ... As an entry-level digital DJ package, the Hercules DJ Console Rmx offers high-quality hardware at an outstanding value, but you'll want to spend ...
  • New Cheapism Research Identifies Best Budget Gaming PCs Tuesday, July 17, 2012 @ :30AMWith prices starting at around $1,000 (for the Alienware X51), these systems may not seem cheap compared with conventional PCs, but they house powerful hardware for keeping up with today’s games. One of the key components of a cheap gaming PC is the ...
  • New Cheapism Research Identifies Best Budget Gaming PCs Tuesday, July 17, 2012 @ :30AMWith prices starting at around $1,000 (for the Alienware X51), these systems may not seem cheap compared with conventional PCs, but they house powerful hardware for keeping up with today’s games. One of the key components of a cheap gaming PC is the ...
  • Epic’s New PC Game Is Their Most Exciting In Years Thursday, July 12, 2012 @ :15PMFortnite is a defense game, in which players carefully bolster their ... allowing developers to tailor their experiences for a wide variety of hardware in no time flat. If you own a PC that plays games there's a good chance you'll be able to play Fortnite.
  • Microsoft Patent Shows Next Xbox Customizable Like PC Thursday, July 12, 2012 @ :01PMMicrosoft is attempting to patent "versions of a multimedia computer system architecture... which satisfy quality of service (QoS) guarantees for multimedia applications such as game applications while allowing platform resources, hardware resources in ...
  • Microsoft Patent Shows Next Xbox Customizable Like PC Thursday, July 12, 2012 @ :01PMMicrosoft is attempting to patent "versions of a multimedia computer system architecture... which satisfy quality of service (QoS) guarantees for multimedia applications such as game applications while allowing platform resources, hardware resources in ...
  • Microsoft Patent Shows Next Xbox Customizable Like PC Thursday, July 12, 2012 @ :01PMMicrosoft is attempting to patent "versions of a multimedia computer system architecture... which satisfy quality of service (QoS) guarantees for multimedia applications such as game applications while allowing platform resources, hardware resources in ...
  • The eyes have it for disabled gamers Thursday, July 12, 2012 @ :18PMThe cameras relay the eye's movements to an ordinary computer, wirelessly over Wi-Fi or via USB ... "We demonstrate here that by using mass-produced video game hardware, it is possible to produce an ultra-low cost binocular eye-tracker with ...
  • June U.S. Retail Video Game Sales Drop 29% From Year Ago Thursday, July 12, 2012 @ :21PMU.S. sales of new video game hardware, software and accessories though retail stores ... Software sales were down 29% to $328.7 million; including PC games software sales were down 27%, to $362.8 million. Accessories sales were up 4%, to $ ...
  • Amazon Launches Game Connect Service Thursday, July 12, 2012 @ :45PMAmazon is offering an easy way to pay for virtual items and renew subscriptions to many free-to-play PC games. After announcing its social gaming platform for the Kindle Fire line of devices on Wednesday, Amazon revealed on Thursday a service called Game ...
  • Ultima Returns With Free-to-Play iPad and PC Game Thursday, July 12, 2012 @ :12PMThe RPG will be a downloadable client-based game that will sync between both PC and iPad. EA says the game will support ... venue for game companies to show off new titles and hardware. Gamers will be able to sign up for chances to be in the ...
  • Microsoft's next Xbox could be customizable like a gaming PC Thursday, July 12, 2012 @ :47PMA newly discovered patent reveals that the next Xbox could allow for simple upgrades — PC style. Discovered by Beyond3D Forum ... a Microsoft patent that calls for "platform resources, hardware resources in particular, to scale up or down over time."
  • 10 Essential Tweaks: Pushing Your Gaming PC to Its Absolute Limit (Part 2) Thursday, July 12, 2012 @ :34AMOn lower-end hardware, you might want to try the “Performance” or ... The following series of benchmarks should demonstrate the impact of all of the tips combined on gaming PC performance. Like usual, these were performed three times in a row, and ...
  • 10 Essential Tweaks: Pushing Your Gaming PC to Its Absolute Limit (Part 2) Thursday, July 12, 2012 @ :34AMOn lower-end hardware, you might want to try the “Performance” or ... The following series of benchmarks should demonstrate the impact of all of the tips combined on gaming PC performance. Like usual, these were performed three times in a row, and ...
  • This Is What A $30,000 PC Gaming Room Looks Like Wednesday, July 11, 2012 @ :46PMI am not what you would call a hardware fetishist. I came to be a PC gamer because when I was a child and, later, a student and early twentysomething, I never had the money for consoles but there was a computer in the house. I came to it from convenience ...
  • Will there be multiple versions of the next Xbox? Wednesday, July 11, 2012 @ :40PMIn this configuration, the hardware would be able to easily switch between a game-playing mode and "general purpose computer mode," without requiring separate processors for each distinct part. But the added services don't have to be that elaborate.
  • With Increasing Sales and Popularity, the Future Looks Bright for PC Gaming Wednesday, July 11, 2012 @ :52PMHowever, people often forget about (or dismiss) the PC platform entirely. The additional cost and hardware requirements make PC gaming less attractive for some, and it is hard to compete with the “plug and play” ease of a home console.
  • Sega's PSO 2 Confirmed For North America, Europe Wednesday, July 11, 2012 @ :46AMSega confirmed on Monday that Phantasy Star Online 2 will arrive here in the States and in Europe in 2013 as a free-to-play PC gaming title. The open beta test for the Japanese version just concluded last week, and the game -- which is the official ...
  • Hidden Path Entertainment Ignites Both Fans And Kickstarter To Develop Defense Grid 2 Game Tuesday, July 10, 2012 @ :56PMAt $1 million, Hidden Path will complete Defense Grid 2 for PC, Mac, and Linux (on Steam ... About Razer:Razer is the world leader in high performance gaming hardware. Founded in 1998, with its headquarters in Carlsbad, California, the company ...
  • Hidden Path Entertainment Ignites Both Fans And Kickstarter To Develop Defense Grid 2 Game Tuesday, July 10, 2012 @ :56PMAt $1 million, Hidden Path will complete Defense Grid 2 for PC, Mac, and Linux (on Steam ... About Razer:Razer is the world leader in high performance gaming hardware. Founded in 1998, with its headquarters in Carlsbad, California, the company ...
  • With Increasing Sales and Popularity, the Future Looks Bright for PC Gaming Tuesday, July 10, 2012 @ :59PMHowever, people often forget about (or dismiss) the PC platform entirely. The additional cost and hardware requirements make PC gaming less attractive for some, and it is hard to compete with the “plug and play” ease of a home console.
  • With Increasing Sales and Popularity, the Future Looks Bright for PC Gaming Tuesday, July 10, 2012 @ :59PMHowever, people often forget about (or dismiss) the PC platform entirely. The additional cost and hardware requirements make PC gaming less attractive for some, and it is hard to compete with the “plug and play” ease of a home console.
  • With Increasing Sales and Popularity, the Future Looks Bright for PC Gaming Tuesday, July 10, 2012 @ :59PMHowever, people often forget about (or dismiss) the PC platform entirely. The additional cost and hardware requirements make PC gaming less attractive for some, and it is hard to compete with the “plug and play” ease of a home console.
  • With Increasing Sales and Popularity, the Future Looks Bright for PC Gaming Tuesday, July 10, 2012 @ :59PMHowever, people often forget about (or dismiss) the PC platform entirely. The additional cost and hardware requirements make PC gaming less attractive for some, and it is hard to compete with the “plug and play” ease of a home console.
  • With Increasing Sales and Popularity, the Future Looks Bright for PC Gaming Tuesday, July 10, 2012 @ :59PMHowever, people often forget about (or dismiss) the PC platform entirely. The additional cost and hardware requirements make PC gaming less attractive for some, and it is hard to compete with the “plug and play” ease of a home console.
  • With Increasing Sales and Popularity, the Future Looks Bright for PC Gaming Tuesday, July 10, 2012 @ :59PMHowever, people often forget about (or dismiss) the PC platform entirely. The additional cost and hardware requirements make PC gaming less attractive for some, and it is hard to compete with the “plug and play” ease of a home console.
  • With Increasing Sales and Popularity, the Future Looks Bright for PC Gaming Tuesday, July 10, 2012 @ :59PMHowever, people often forget about (or dismiss) the PC platform entirely. The additional cost and hardware requirements make PC gaming less attractive for some, and it is hard to compete with the “plug and play” ease of a home console.
  • With Increasing Sales and Popularity, the Future Looks Bright for PC Gaming Tuesday, July 10, 2012 @ :59PMHowever, people often forget about (or dismiss) the PC platform entirely. The additional cost and hardware requirements make PC gaming less attractive for some, and it is hard to compete with the “plug and play” ease of a home console.
  • OUYA gaming console to use Nexus 7 hardware, costs $99 Tuesday, July 10, 2012 @ :38AMA small San Francisco-based firm has gone to Kickstarter to raise nearly $1 million in one month to build a video game console that will target ... that they want hackers to tinker with the hardware and the software. Developers could be lured ...
  • How Valve Will Single-handedly Save PC Gaming Tuesday, July 10, 2012 @ :14AMWhat does this mean? More people are going to buy these games and whenever more people buy a game, computer hardware sales go up, bringing the entire PC gaming industry with it. There is no doubt that people with old and underpowered computers ...