Oculus VR launches Oculus Start developer programme
Freebies for smaller developers.
Freebies for smaller developers.
Roman 'der8auer' Hartung's latest design.
Alex dives into his toolbox again to teach you all about heat guns!
GOG.com, the cheap online gaming store for classic games, has announced it is giving away two free games to all account holders.
Gore Verbinski, director of Pirates of the Caribbean, has signed on to direct a movie based on Second Life.
There's little doubt that Intel's Atom has been a success, but it's been ultimately let down by the high power, and poorly featured graphics of the associated chipset. Looking to right this wrong, Nvidia IONs Intel's Atom into shape.
It's been long and drawn out, but abit will finally shut its doors for good on December 31st 2008.
Western Digital has announced that it is in financial difficulties, and is to close two facilities and lay off around 2,500 workers along with other cost-cutting measures.
The last few weeks have been full of blood, sweat and BIOS revisions in the bit-tech benchmarking sweatshop. We've been feverishly putting our new Core i7-based graphics card test systems together and now we're here to report how the graphics landscape is reforming itself.
Microsoft has released a security bulletin detailing a major security hole in all versions of Internet Explorer, which allows for remote code execution - and there's no fix as yet.
Cyan Worlds has announced that the Myst-based MMO, Uru Live, will be going totally open source in the future.
In a further effort to reduce losses, Midway has closed its Austin studio, cancelled some more games and culled its workforce by 25 percent.
Electronic Arts may finally be taking advantage of the Valve's Steam platform it seems, with rumours that Spore is set for release starting to circulate.
The official Apple support forums are ablaze with users reporting problems with the latest build - 10.5.6 - of Mac OS X, ranging from hanging during installation to 'blue screening'.
SSDs might be able to deliver blistering read speeds, but they tend to fall down when it comes to write. Not so the Intel X25-E, which claims both blistering fast read and write speeds thanks to the use of SLC NAND flash memory. We find out if Intel's Extreme series SSD can make the grade and justify its monster price tag.
XFX is now an official AMD partner and will produce ATI graphics cards starting from early 2009. The company will also remain an Nvidia partner as well.
We have learned from several anonymous tipsters that AMD has culled a large portion of its workforce at its UK headquarters in Frimley today.
Security firm Chapin Information Services has published the result of an investigation into the security of password management in popular web browsers - and it makes depressing reading.
Activision has released the current track list for the upcoming Guitar Hero spin-off, Guitar Hero: Metallica.
Sony and Media Molecule won't be happy this Christmas, with LittleBigPlanet not selling well in either the US or UK apparently.
A document from a lawsuit against Microsoft reveals that they may have known about disc problems all along.
Rumour has it that Palm is to launch a new handheld OS dubbed 'Nova' at CES, based around the open-source Linux platform - and possibly followed by some fresh hardware.
The carpentry legend is back - Nick Falzone, winner of our 2007 Mod of the Year competition, tries his hand at a mini-ITX gaming machine with some absolutely gorgeous results! You will NOT want to miss this one!
The year may well be drawing to a close, but we aren't done yet. There's just enough time left to look back on the specific moments that stood out for us this year, at what we reckon were our best gaming moments of 2008. Read our tales and choices within!
Microsoft has announced the launch of Seadragon Mobile, an image viewer available - for the moment - exclusively on rival Apple's iPhone platform.
Valve has announced that it will be updating Team Fortress 2 shortly, with major tweaks to the Engineer and Spy.