Intel acquires structured ASIC specialist eASIC
Next step on from FPGAs.
The six month game design competition for students draws to a close.
We've got ten pairs of tickets to the Gadget Show Live at the NEC in Birmingham, April 3-7.
The new year is well under way and for Feb we've re-evaluated our choices again having looked at H55 and H57 motherboards, new coolers and cases, and ATI budget graphics cards. Has it all made a difference? Check in to find out.
This month we've got Intel's new CPUs and other nifty bits of hardware weighing in from CES. Has it made a change to our recommendations? Read on to find out!
Microsoft has rolled out a new feature for Games For Windows Live - games on demand.
It's big, fast, power hungry and hot like Scarlett Johansson in a sauna - what's not to like? The size? Yes, at nearly a foot long this dual-HD 5870 beast won't even fit in the front page image box! Read on to see how the new card performs (don't call it a HD 5870 X2 though, or you'll look like a n00b)
Another month and another set of hardware recommendations fresh from our labs. Has AMD's latest CPUs or Kingston's SSDs made a difference? What about memory price increases? Read on to find out!
Stardock boss Brad Wardell has slammed Microsoft's GFWL system.
After continued problems with the DLC for Fallout 3 on the PC and Xbox 360, Microsoft thinks it has finally fixed install problems for Broken Steel.
Can Dawn of War II take a chainsword to Football Manager? We take a look at the retail PC games chart in the UK, as well as the Steam download chart.
CES 2009: Ballmer's first CES keynote focused on Windows 7, Windows Live and some new developments in the world of Xbox 360.
Microsoft has announced its planned purchase of Greenfield Online, the corporation behind shopping comparison site ciao.com, to bolster its Live Search platform.
Kevin Unangst, Senior Global Director of Windows Gaming at Microsoft gives the low down of what we can expect the future to feature.
Games for Windows Live - the PC mirror of the Xbox Live service, is going completely free and will be expanded to include new content.
Microsoft has announced that it will pay users to purchase products through Live Search cashback. It comes across as a pretty desperate measure.
Ex-Xbox bossman and current EA Sports head Peter Moore has expressed bitter disappointment at the latest delays for Sony's Home. Big surprise.
Microsoft is still trying its best to beat Google at its own game, with the launch of a new aggregation add-on to its Live Search service. Has the company cracked it - or just cracked?
Cyberlink will release the latest versions of PowerDVD and Media Show next month. The two boast a bunch of new features and services that looked interesting when demonstrated to us. So much so that we decided to take a look at the latest beta to see how they're shaping up.
id Software has renamed and detailed the ad-supported version of the original Quake, now known as Quake Live.
Colours are flying across the screen. Music is thumping and we're taking it in turns to have a go on the most surreal game we've ever had, an extra controller clutched between our legs. Rez HD is unrivaled in presentation, but is it fun to play?
We're down at BBC Television Studios in London to cover Steve Jobs' Macworld 2008 Keynote Address as it happens. The event starts at 5PM GMT - check back for regular updates.
Rumours that GoldenEye would be available on Xbox Live Arcade have been fully debunked now.
CES 2008: AMD has announced its Live! Ultra platform and the AMD Live! Explorer application for browsing music, photos and video.
CES 2008: Cyberlink is due to expand its online services and launch new features in 2008. We've got the details inside...
When we left the story, James had just entered in a competition to have his indie game published on Xbox Live. Now, read the second part to find out how he bagged the prize without winning and completed the transition from dishwasher to game designer.
Microsoft has issued a statement regarding compensation for Xbox Live members affected by the downtime over the festive period. This applies to all Xbox Live members!
It looks like Microsoft will compensate Xbox Live Gold members after the network issues that many members had over the festive period.
The massively hyped of return of Sensible World of Soccer proved to be very short lived on XBLA thanks to reports of bugs flawing the game.
Got yourself a spangly new Eee PC? Well there's already an alternative OS out there if you want to be a little different to everyone else.
There are still an awful lot of kinks to work out with the UK version of the Video Marketplace on Xbox Live it seems.
As part of a new series of columns by prominent indie and professional developers, James Silva talks about how he moved from being a dishwasher in an Italian resturant to being a game designer. Beware, the story contains ninjas, zombies and dishwashery!
Microsoft has released an 'independent' survey about parents' attitudes to their children playing video games.
The folks at Bungie have been dropping a few hints and bits of info about the new Halo 3 DLC, so check inside for details.
Did you think the Forza 2 downloadable content on Xbox Live was too expensive? Did you complain about it? Well then, here's your reward!
The controversial game which has been banned in the UK could be saved by a legal loophole it seems, which could see a downloadable version hitting consoles.
India will finally get its hands on Xbox Live next month and, to make up for the delay, Microsoft has dramatically enhanced the service with a new game rentals feature.
Ken Levine speaks about how he wants to see the BioShock universe expand in a new interview, hinting that DLC could play a pivotal role.
During an analyst call last night, Take-Two revealed plans to turn BioShock into an ongoing franchise.