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  • The Kickstarter Compendium Tuesday, July 31, 2012 @ :06PMAs an ongoing feature, our Kickstarter Compendium is your guide to games seeking funding through Kickstarter ... hand-painted action RPG for iOS, Android, and PC. The game will feature more than 20 hours of gameplay, a crafting system, and ...
  • Guide: How to Play 16 Bit Windows Video Games on Windows 7 Home Premium Tuesday, July 31, 2012 @ :36PMUnfortunately, some games require the Windows environment. For users who run Windows Professional, Enterprise and Ultimate, one possible solution is to download and install the “Windows XP Mode” and “Virtual PC”. The reason is that Windows XP ...
  • Broadening your gaming horizons Monday, July 30, 2012 @ :31AMHow was it that I made it through fifteen-plus years of gaming without seriously investing time in an FPS? Well, my family had never had a PC capable of running ... now that Gran Turismo pushes the PSX hardware pretty heavily.
  • Xbox 720 'Durango' dev kit leak appears to be real Monday, July 30, 2012 @ :04AMDigital Foundry has been in contact not only with the man selling the kit, but also with a number of other development sources – all of whom corroborated the hardware’s authenticity ... run today’s PC-based DirectX 11 game engines.
  • Preview: Stunt Star: The Hollywood Years for iOS Monday, July 30, 2012 @ :03AMDoes it make more sense to use an independent hardware maintenance company ... briefly for the The Age newspaper’s Green Guide, providing video game reviews. In 2004 Bantick wrote the news section of PC GameZone magazine. Since 2006 Bantick has provided ...
  • iFixit.com provides manuals for our tech lives Friday, July 27, 2012 @ :57PMIts mission statement could be summed up by the site's slogan: "Fixing the world, one piece of hardware at a time ... Popular guides include those that address problems with iPhones, iPods, Xbox game consoles and Starbucks barista espresso ...
  • RIM Seen Channeling Apple in BlackBerry Comeback Bid Friday, July 27, 2012 @ :50AMIn 1997, Apple Computer Inc. lost more than $1 billion ... Still, RIM has rabid fans and can rely on Apple’s approach of controlling both hardware and software, letting it make products that tightly integrate the two pieces. RIM Chief Executive Officer ...
  • Complete guide to the iPad mini Thursday, July 26, 2012 @ :44AMRead: Apple confirms "fall transition" indicating new iPhone, iPad and iMac this autumn Number 4 on Curry's predicted 2012 Christmas list is the elusive 'Apple mystery product' Mark Hosgood, manager for e-readers and tablets at Currys/PC World, commented ...
  • Survival Guide: Working from home Thursday, July 26, 2012 @ :59AMThat the London Olympic Games are coming - nobody ... work - which is where our survival guide comes in... Telecommuting sounds like it should be something you can just launch straight into if you've already got a computer at home, but in fact you'll ...
  • Apple Provides Lessons for RIM’s BlackBerry Comeback Bid Thursday, July 26, 2012 @ :13AMIn 1997, Apple Computer Inc. (AAPL) lost more than $1 billion ... Still, RIM has rabid fans and can rely on Apple’s approach of controlling both hardware and software, letting it make products that tightly integrate the two pieces.
  • Arkane's Harvey Smith on Dishonored and Empowering Players Wednesday, July 25, 2012 @ :25PMWe've learned on this project that there are ways to veer people towards a haunted house, but it doesn't help to give sign-posts here and there that help attract you or guide you to ... hardcore PC or console game, and in both cases companies ...
  • Guide: 3DS XL System Transfer Wednesday, July 25, 2012 @ :14PMIf you then want to upgrade from a 2GB card to 4GB after the process, copy the 2GB contents to your computer and transfer them to the 4GB card. Some retailers, such as GAME in the UK ... check out our 3DS XL hardware review.
  • How to Mirror Your iPad Display to Your HDTV Thursday, July 19, 2012 @ :55PMWant to show off your iPad's apps, games, movies, or photos on your HDTV ... Setting up AirPlay with an Apple TV is pretty straightforward. The hardware requirements are an iPad 2 or iPad 3 running iOS 5 or later, and a second- or third-generation Apple ...
  • How to Mirror Your iPad Display to Your HDTV Thursday, July 19, 2012 @ :55PMWant to show off your iPad's apps, games, movies, or photos on your HDTV ... Setting up AirPlay with an Apple TV is pretty straightforward. The hardware requirements are an iPad 2 or iPad 3 running iOS 5 or later, and a second- or third-generation Apple ...
  • TechSpot Laptop Buying Guide Thursday, July 19, 2012 @ :06AMThis guide will help you navigate through the countless options out there. As usual, we've narrowed down our favorite notebooks and grouped them into five different categories: ultraportables, business and workstations, desktop replacements, gaming ...
  • TechSpot Laptop Buying Guide: The Ivy Bridge Update Thursday, July 19, 2012 @ :00AMWe’re finally starting to see some action in the laptop market after a few stagnant months as manufacturers awaited the latest hardware to become available ... expecting it to be the main driver of PC market growth in the short term, and ...
  • TechSpot Laptop Buying Guide: The Ivy Bridge Update Thursday, July 19, 2012 @ :00AMWe’re finally starting to see some action in the laptop market after a few stagnant months as manufacturers awaited the latest hardware to become available ... expecting it to be the main driver of PC market growth in the short term, and ...
  • TechSpot Laptop Buying Guide: The Ivy Bridge Update Thursday, July 19, 2012 @ :00AMWe’re finally starting to see some action in the laptop market after a few stagnant months as manufacturers awaited the latest hardware to become available ... expecting it to be the main driver of PC market growth in the short term, and ...
  • TechSpot Laptop Buying Guide: The Ivy Bridge Update Thursday, July 19, 2012 @ :00AMWe’re finally starting to see some action in the laptop market after a few stagnant months as manufacturers awaited the latest hardware to become available ... expecting it to be the main driver of PC market growth in the short term, and ...
  • Downloads: 'It's cheaper to pay a wage, fly to the US and back twice' Tuesday, July 17, 2012 @ :39PMWii console games and computer hardware. "In Australia you pay, on average, 52 per cent more than an American consumer will for the same 50 top iTunes songs," says Choice head of campaigns, Matt Levey. "A selection of 44 popular home and business software ...
  • Downloads: 'It's cheaper to pay a wage, fly to the US and back twice' Tuesday, July 17, 2012 @ :32PMWii console games and computer hardware. "In Australia you pay, on average, 52 per cent more than an American consumer will for the same 50 top iTunes songs," says Choice head of campaigns, Matt Levey. "A selection of 44 popular home and business software ...
  • Downloads: 'It's cheaper to pay a wage, fly to the US and back twice' Tuesday, July 17, 2012 @ :32PMWii console games and computer hardware. "In Australia you pay, on average, 52 per cent more than an American consumer will for the same 50 top iTunes songs," says Choice head of campaigns, Matt Levey. "A selection of 44 popular home and business software ...
  • New Cheapism Research Identifies Best Budget Gaming PCs Tuesday, July 17, 2012 @ :39AMA new buying guide by Cheapism.com ... but they house powerful hardware for keeping up with today’s games. One of the key components of a cheap gaming PC is the central processing unit, or CPU. Gaming computer manufacturers tend to use Intel Core ...
  • New Cheapism Research Identifies Best Budget Gaming PCs Tuesday, July 17, 2012 @ :30AMA new buying guide by Cheapism.com ... but they house powerful hardware for keeping up with today’s games. One of the key components of a cheap gaming PC is the central processing unit, or CPU. Gaming computer manufacturers tend to use Intel Core ...
  • New Cheapism Research Identifies Best Budget Gaming PCs Tuesday, July 17, 2012 @ :30AMA new buying guide by Cheapism.com ... but they house powerful hardware for keeping up with today’s games. One of the key components of a cheap gaming PC is the central processing unit, or CPU. Gaming computer manufacturers tend to use Intel Core ...
  • TuneUp Divulges Tips and Tricks to Enhance PC Game Play for the Hottest Releases Saturday, July 14, 2012 @ :28AMFind out which hardware—from motherboards and power supplies to solid state drives and accessories—can help meet your PC gaming performance expectations ... Where: TuneUp provides detailed blog posts, guides and screenshots at blog.tune-up.com.
  • TuneUp Divulges Tips and Tricks to Enhance PC Game Play for the Hottest Releases Saturday, July 14, 2012 @ :28AMFind out which hardware—from motherboards and power supplies to solid state drives and accessories—can help meet your PC gaming performance expectations ... Where: TuneUp provides detailed blog posts, guides and screenshots at blog.tune-up.com.
  • TuneUp Divulges Tips and Tricks to Enhance PC Game Play for the Hottest Releases Saturday, July 14, 2012 @ :28AMFind out which hardware—from motherboards and power supplies to solid state drives and accessories—can help meet your PC gaming performance expectations ... Where: TuneUp provides detailed blog posts, guides and screenshots at blog.tune-up.com.
  • Saturday Soapbox: The Trouble with Ouya Saturday, July 14, 2012 @ :31AMWhat Ouya offers developers beyond the PC, other than the brocade of ... that you can jailbreak your iPad. Pirating games on Ouya will require a quick google and a download. There will be beginner's guides in days, and you probably won't even need one.
  • Saturday Soapbox: The Trouble with Ouya Saturday, July 14, 2012 @ :31AMWhat Ouya offers developers beyond the PC, other than the brocade of ... that you can jailbreak your iPad. Pirating games on Ouya will require a quick google and a download. There will be beginner's guides in days, and you probably won't even need one.
  • Saturday Soapbox: The Trouble with Ouya Saturday, July 14, 2012 @ :05AMWhat Ouya offers developers beyond the PC, other than the brocade of ... that you can jailbreak your iPad. Pirating games on Ouya will require a quick google and a download. There will be beginner's guides in days, and you probably won't even need one.
  • TuneUp Divulges Tips and Tricks to Enhance PC Game Play for the Hottest Releases Friday, July 13, 2012 @ :20AMFind out which hardware—from motherboards and power supplies to solid state drives and accessories—can help meet your PC gaming performance expectations ... Where: TuneUp provides detailed blog posts, guides and screenshots at blog.tune-up.com.
  • Microsoft Patent Shows Next Xbox Customizable Like PC Thursday, July 12, 2012 @ :01PMAccording to the application, Microsoft is attempting to patent "versions of a multimedia computer system architecture ... running a TV stream while gaming, and opening a strategy guide while the game is still running. One hardware combo would handle ...
  • Microsoft Patent Shows Next Xbox Customizable Like PC Thursday, July 12, 2012 @ :01PMAccording to the application, Microsoft is attempting to patent "versions of a multimedia computer system architecture ... running a TV stream while gaming, and opening a strategy guide while the game is still running. One hardware combo would handle ...
  • Microsoft Patent Shows Next Xbox Customizable Like PC Thursday, July 12, 2012 @ :01PMAccording to the application, Microsoft is attempting to patent "versions of a multimedia computer system architecture ... running a TV stream while gaming, and opening a strategy guide while the game is still running. One hardware combo would handle ...
  • Microsoft Patent Shows Next Xbox Customizable Like PC Thursday, July 12, 2012 @ :01PMAccording to the application, Microsoft is attempting to patent "versions of a multimedia computer system architecture ... running a TV stream while gaming, and opening a strategy guide while the game is still running. One hardware combo would handle ...
  • Microsoft Patent Shows Next Xbox Customizable Like PC Thursday, July 12, 2012 @ :01PMAccording to the application, Microsoft is attempting to patent "versions of a multimedia computer system architecture ... running a TV stream while gaming, and opening a strategy guide while the game is still running. One hardware combo would handle ...
  • Microsoft Patent Shows Next Xbox Customizable Like PC Thursday, July 12, 2012 @ :01PMAccording to the application, Microsoft is attempting to patent "versions of a multimedia computer system architecture ... running a TV stream while gaming, and opening a strategy guide while the game is still running. One hardware combo would handle ...
  • Microsoft Patent Shows Next Xbox Customizable Like PC Thursday, July 12, 2012 @ :01PMAccording to the application, Microsoft is attempting to patent "versions of a multimedia computer system architecture ... running a TV stream while gaming, and opening a strategy guide while the game is still running. One hardware combo would handle ...
  • Microsoft Patent Shows Next Xbox Customizable Like PC Thursday, July 12, 2012 @ :01PMAccording to the application, Microsoft is attempting to patent "versions of a multimedia computer system architecture ... running a TV stream while gaming, and opening a strategy guide while the game is still running. One hardware combo would handle ...
  • Microsoft Patent Shows Next Xbox Customizable Like PC Thursday, July 12, 2012 @ :01PMAccording to the application, Microsoft is attempting to patent "versions of a multimedia computer system architecture ... running a TV stream while gaming, and opening a strategy guide while the game is still running. One hardware combo would handle ...
  • Microsoft Patent Shows Next Xbox Customizable Like PC Thursday, July 12, 2012 @ :01PMAccording to the application, Microsoft is attempting to patent "versions of a multimedia computer system architecture ... running a TV stream while gaming, and opening a strategy guide while the game is still running. One hardware combo would handle ...
  • Microsoft Patent Shows Next Xbox Customizable Like PC Thursday, July 12, 2012 @ :01PMAccording to the application, Microsoft is attempting to patent "versions of a multimedia computer system architecture ... running a TV stream while gaming, and opening a strategy guide while the game is still running. One hardware combo would handle ...
  • OnLive Now Supports Armada 1500 HD Media SoC Wednesday, July 11, 2012 @ :00PMThat means consumers purchasing a Google TV device sporting this chip will now have access to the cloud gaming service's library of PC and console titles ... that its Armada 1500 chip is the central hardware component of the Google TV 2.0 platform.
  • OnLive Now Supports Armada 1500 HD Media SoC Wednesday, July 11, 2012 @ :52PMThat means consumers purchasing a Google TV device sporting this chip will now have access to the cloud gaming service's library of PC and console titles ... that its Armada 1500 chip is the central hardware component of the Google TV 2.0 platform.
  • OnLive Now Supports Armada 1500 HD Media SoC Wednesday, July 11, 2012 @ :52PMThat means consumers purchasing a Google TV device sporting this chip will now have access to the cloud gaming service's library of PC and console titles ... that its Armada 1500 chip is the central hardware component of the Google TV 2.0 platform.
  • OnLive Now Supports Armada 1500 HD Media SoC Wednesday, July 11, 2012 @ :52PMThat means consumers purchasing a Google TV device sporting this chip will now have access to the cloud gaming service's library of PC and console titles ... that its Armada 1500 chip is the central hardware component of the Google TV 2.0 platform.
  • OnLive Now Supports Armada 1500 HD Media SoC Wednesday, July 11, 2012 @ :52PMThat means consumers purchasing a Google TV device sporting this chip will now have access to the cloud gaming service's library of PC and console titles ... that its Armada 1500 chip is the central hardware component of the Google TV 2.0 platform.
  • OnLive Now Supports Armada 1500 HD Media SoC Wednesday, July 11, 2012 @ :52PMThat means consumers purchasing a Google TV device sporting this chip will now have access to the cloud gaming service's library of PC and console titles ... that its Armada 1500 chip is the central hardware component of the Google TV 2.0 platform.
  • OnLive Now Supports Armada 1500 HD Media SoC Wednesday, July 11, 2012 @ :52PMThat means consumers purchasing a Google TV device sporting this chip will now have access to the cloud gaming service's library of PC and console titles ... that its Armada 1500 chip is the central hardware component of the Google TV 2.0 platform.