Rare celebrated in museum exhibition
Coventry gaming fans invited.
Commissioned by AMD, naturally.
According to analysts, the future of computer input could be radically altered by the success of...Guitar Hero?
It's a mouse designed to emulate the feel of a gun in FPS games and it isn't going to go down well with Jack Thompson. That aside, has Zalman created a decent peripheral that increases immersion, or just a shoddy piece of half-assed tech? Find out within!
Lite-On Corporation is working on a 'moldable mouse' which can be adjusted by the user to fit perfectly within the contours of their hand. Or to make a penis with buttons.
The BIOS has been around for more than 20 years now, so you could say it's been around for a while. Is it time for a replacement? Well, MSI has just begun trials of its first mobo with an EFI BIOS - we bring you up to speed with what it does, and if it's worth getting excited about.
Christmas is over and, thanks to unimaginative but rich relatives, you've managed to scrape together a little bit of cash with which to treat yourself. Unfortunately, you're so stuffed with turkey that you can't think of what to buy! Never fear though - bit-tech is here!
The Novint Falcon is one of the most impressive and compelling devices we've ever tested - a multi-axis, motion sensitive, force feedback controller for games like Half-Life 2 that allows gamers feel textures, weight and forces in the game world. We take the newest model out for a spin.
We take a look at the various bits and pieces which have been gathering on our desks these last few weeks. High-end mouse mats and some indestructible USB sticks - will they measure up or fall by the wayside? Find out within!
Microsoft has suddenly moved back into the PC gaming input market by bringing the Sidewinder line back to life. Has the company learnt any new tricks in the last few years then, or is the Sidewinder more useless than a dead viper? There's only one way to find out for sure...
We recently attended the Microsoft PC Hardware Day in London, which was also a celebration of the Microsoft Hardware Group's 25th Anniversary. Was it the most boring event on the planet, or were we able to salvage some enthusiasm from it all? Find out within!
This week's forum poll questions something everyone has an opinion of: mouse mats. Are they worth it, do they give you that edge, or is your tabletop just as good at no extra cost?
At an E3 press conference, Warren Spector reveals that Junction Point Studios has been bought up by Disney. Expect Mickey Mouse to show up in all decent RPG/FPS hybrids from now on.
The Logitech G11 is the little brother to the awesome G15 keyboard. But as Spider-Man knows, with reduced cost comes reduced performability - or will the G11 be the keyboard to break that rule? Find out within.
The Fragpedal concept sounds cool - buttons for your feet - but whether it will be able to prove itself in our eyes is the real test, so let's see how it measures up.
We were quite pleased with the Revoltec Fightboard we got our hands on recently, so we decided to take the Fightmouse out for a spin too. Read on to find out if it held up as well as the keyboard did.
With so many duff mice about it can be a bit of a minefield out there. Thankfully, it's a minefield we can send Joe Martin into as he tests out four of the newest mice on the market...
It's almost the end of March, and our modders have been busily working away in the forums. What has the end of winter brought us? Let's take a look...
We get down and dirty with Logitech's MX Revolution mouse - if you've ever suffered from RSI, this could be the mouse for you. Is it worth the £50 asking price though?
We put five mice to the test to see how much bang you can really get for your buck. With Santa-time approaching, what festive rodent should you ask for in your stocking?
The king of ergonomics hooks up with the king of DPI to create one mouse to rule them all.
We take a look at Razer's latest mouse: the Krait. Aimed specifically at those who want pro-level performance in RTS and MMORPG games, does this mouse provide a boost over the competition?
The crazy guys at Metku Mods have modded a Nokia LCD into a mouse. It's pretty random, but has an air of coolness about it too - the execution is awesome.
Apple's next version of the Mighty Mouse will lack one major feature: the cord.
We have three quite different laser mice from Microsoft, Logitech and Razer, along with a couple of mice mats designed with gamers in mind. Which combination will be the fragger's new best friend?
Landed in the office this week - a wireless laser notebook mouse, a Sennheiser gaming headset, a UPS that fits in a 5.25" bay and a Skype phone.
Are you looking for the perfect gaming mouse? Razer think they have it, with the new Copherhead. It's a laser mouse, it's got 7 buttons, and onboard RAM. Will it deliver the fragging goods? We find out.
Not content with creating a dedicated remote control for Media Center, Microsoft have a new keyboard that also integrates a mouse and remote control functions, designed for use in your living room. Is it any good? We find out.
There's a new gaming mouse in town - the LM6000. We've got the skinny on the technology, and also the latest on Xbox 360 controllers on the PC.
The Game Developer's Conference Europe has been underway this week. Sony has been talking about the PS3 and has revealed some new details.
Do you want to hang with the cool kids? Pro gamers are turning from hard pads to cloth mats for their mousing surfaces, so we're looking at a new Everglide cloth mat that aims to be the ultimate pro gaming surface.
Ryan McFarland has a habit of turning junkyard trash into useful stuff. His latest creation is the NES gamepad optical mouse mod.
Finally ditching the one-button madness, Apple have a new mouse with four buttons and a multi-directional scroll wheel.
Given technology is designed to make our lives easier, how often do you sit there pleading for something inanimate to work?
How many years have you been using a mouse? The big question is how many more are you going to have to keep using it?
Is your mousing surface starting to feel the pain? Or do you just fancy something a little brighter than deathly black on your work surface? PolyGFX have come up with a stick-on cover that mimics the surface and shape of a RatPad for your mousing pleasure.
Ice, ice baby! We've reviewed some of the best mousepads out there, but this claims to bring a whole new level of performance to gaming surfaces. Is it as cool as it looks? Baby, it's so cool, it's ice!
Lacking the fine precision required to hit headshot after headshot? Maybe you need a new gaming surface. The RatpadzGS is one of the best on the market.
Mouse and keyboard not quite cut it for you? The Belkin Nostromo n30 and n50 gaming devices give you a different way to control things.