With its wireless Lancehead gaming mouse, Razer is making some big promises. We're accustomed to companies blasting marketing spiels that claim their new product is the "World's First/Best/Awesomest" widget, but Razer is taking that to a new level.
EK Water Blocks is on another frequent product announcement kick lately. The last few weeks have seen an assortment of full-cover GPU water block releases. This week, EKWB appears to have its focus on monoblocks. EKWB released one for the Maximus IX Apex.
FSP decided to enter the CPU cooling market with the Windale series, which includes two products that utilize CPU direct contact technology, where the heatpipes come in contact with the CPU's lid and aren't just embedded into the heat sink's base.
Remember when racing cars in your living room meant dragging plastic vehicles along the floor, up the furniture, and around other fixtures? Well, soon Microsoft will appeal to that nostalgia with an update that will bring Hot Wheels to "Forza Horizon 3."
The company said it's taken user feedback into account with the update's rollout and used that information to decide what systems are ready for the next version of Windows. These safeguards are supposed to protect you from issues with specific hardware.
The system works by measuring electrical signals generated when you look around, speak, or change your facial expression. That data is then translated into commands for the Gear VR HMD, which in turn allows you to experience VR without moving your hands.
Delaying an expansion isn't particularly uncommon. But this particular DLC was teased in the ending of "Resident Evil 7: Biohazard" with the Spring 2017 release date, so it wouldn't have been unreasonable to assume "Not A Hero" was almost finished.
Twisted Pixel and Oculus Studios collaborated to bring a deep, story-driven, psychological thriller set in the 1940s to life in VR. If you like frightening mysteries, "Wilson's Heart" should be right up your alley.
Anyone can compete at one of the 80 stores participating in the event on May 13. Then, on May 20 the companies will host regional matches, and on June 3 eight finalists will compete at the flagship Microsoft Store in New York.
AMD announced the Radeon Pro Duo graphics card targeting the professional consumer market. This new GPU is based on the fourth-generation Graphics Core Next (GCN) architecture and can perform graphic and arithmetic instructions in parallel.
Verizon announced its FiOS Gigabit Connection for $69.99 a month for new customers. Although the new service is billed as "gigabit," the actual speeds are listed as "as fast as 940 Mbps and uploads as fast as 880 Mbps."
Google introduced Jump Video in 2015 to make it easier to create 360-degree 3D content for VR. Now the company has announced a new Jump camera, dubbed the Yi Halo, as well as a Jump Start program that will offer free access to Jump hardware and software.
Digital Domain revealed a live distribution platform for VR, complete with tools for creating broadcast-quality VR content, a camera to capture said content, and a place in the cloud to store and distribute live and pre-recorded VR video.
Origin PC announced the availability of new workstation desktops and laptops. The desktops can be configured with up to dual Intel Xeon processors and multiple workstation GPUs. The laptops can be configured with a desktop Core i7 and two GTX Nvidia 1080s
ARM launched the first "ultra wide dynamic range" Image Signal Processor (ISP), which should allow automated driving systems to see more accurately even in the most difficult lighting conditions during the day.
EK Water Blocks partnered with Asus once again to develop a custom monoblock for the ROG Crosshair VI Hero X370 motherboard. The block features direct cooling for the pertinent components and Aura Sync lighting to replace the stock heatsink's lights.
It's not always clear how to go from "amateur broadcaster" to "professional streamer." Twitch recognized this basic truth with the announcement of a new Twitch Affiliate Program, which promises to help intermediate streamers get paid.
Oculus started rolling out the April update of Oculus' desktop software on April 20. Version 1.14 embraces 3-sensor configuration with a guided setup process, and it extends Touch support to gamepad-only games.
HP unveiled updated models of its ZBook Mobile Workstations, bringing them up to 7th generation Intel Core CPUs and refreshing their GPUs. This component and design refresh also allows HP to offer its first "VR-ready" mobile workstation.
Vertigo Games released a free update to "Arizona Sunshine" that adds a new map that changes the template for horde mode. In all previous horde maps, you had to hold your ground. In "Undead Valley," holding your ground is a recipe for doom.
Inno3D announced three new GeForce 10-series graphics cards, with each sporting increased memory speeds. Meet the Inno3D GeForce GTX 1080 11Gbps iChill X3 and X4, and their speedy little brother, the GTX 1060 9Gbps iChill X3.
EVGA announced an update to its recently christened GeForce GTX 1080 FTW2 and SC2 graphics cards that enables 11GHz memory, for a total of 352 GB/s memory bandwidth. Current owners of those cards can get the same with a BIOS update.
"Rick and Morty" is one of my favorite shows ever, so I set the bar high for "Rick and Morty: Virtual Rick-ality." The game didn't meet my expectations, but if you go in without any preconceived notions, you will love every minute of it.
Last week, Bandai Namco teased the announcement of a new game with an animated trailer and promised more details to come. Today, the company finally provided us with moreabout the upcoming game, titled Code Vein, which is set to release sometime in 2018.
VisionTek announced the retail launch of its Radeon RX 580 8GB and Radeon RX 570 4GB Overclocked Edition video cards. The new RX 500 series GPUs from Visiontek are overclocked from the factory sporting core clock speeds of 1,366MHz and 1,264MHz.
Based on the S340 Elite mid-tower chassis, NZXT has teamed up once again with graphic artist Brock Hofer to bring you the S340 Elite Hyper Beast. This is a one-time production of 1,337 units (Get it? It's leetspeak for elite!)
HTC Vive announced that the Vive Trackers are back in stock following a short backorder. The company also released a variety of development resources to help developers get accustomed to the Vive Tracker and what they can use it for.
Facebook's annual F8 Developer Conference kicked off today, and during the opening keynote presentation, the company launched a new VR social platform called Facebook Spaces that lets you interact in VR with your Facebook friends.
Google added supprt for Oculus Touch controllers to the popular Google Earth VR application. The company also added a search function so you don't need to be a geography scholor to find your favorite vacation spot on the map.
So far, the manufacturers rushing to release AM4 motherboards to support AMD's new Ryzen processors have focused on the Micro-ATX form factor. Biostar decided to buck that trend with its new Racing X370GTN and Racing B350GTN.
Microsoft announced that most of the Windows vulnerabilities revealed by The Shadow Brokers on Friday had already been fixed. This has raised some suspicions about whether or not someone tipped off the company about those vulnerabilities.