Equifax fined £500k for 2017 data breach
ICO hands down maximum penalty possible.
ICO hands down maximum penalty possible.
Nvidia reasserts its performance crown yet again, but should premium buyers invest in unproven tech?
That's right - we are on the hunt once again for fresh new talent to join our team. Got a head for numbers and an interest in advertising? More details inside.
NVIDIA stalwarts BFG Technologies is the first to retail with AGEIA's PhysX PPU card. We grabbed Ghost Recon Advanced Warfighter - the first AAA title to support it - to see whether it lives up to the pre-launch hype.
The game has only just been released but we already have our first Guild Wars Factions case mod. Take an old quad-processor server case, strip it down, airbrush it up, watercool it and you have one top case mod.
The Sony PlayStation 3 will cost US$399 / 322 euros on it's release in November, according to an unsubstantiated report published in PSM. This would put it on par with the price of Xbox 360. No UK pricing is mentioned.
Can't make it to LA for E3? Microsoft will beam news, videos and demos to your TV via Xbox Live Marketplace.
We pluck four worklogs from our busy Modding Forum and find out the latest progress. In the spotlight this week are: Resident Evil T-Virus, Far Cry, Trashed and the sublime Dark Blade by G69T.
Using copper fins just 25 microns thick, the Black Ice Gen Two watercooling radiator doubles the surface area of existing models. Single, double and triple 120mm fan models arrive soon.
The Home of Chrome: a dedicated professional gaming training facility in Sweden which is also the home of all-girl clan, girlz 0f destruction. Marketing front or Girl Power? We flew to Stockholm to find out.
15,000rpm. 300GB. 125 megabytes per second. Sustained. These are the vital statistics of Seagate's new Cheetah 15K.5 drive, the first 3.5-inch drive employing Perpendicular Recording.
Rainbow Six is back. Sick of chasing terrorists around the globe, your team is off to Vegas baby! Cue gorgeous HDR graphics on Xbox 360, PC and PlayStation 3.
One of the greatest custom-built rigs we've ever seen, Sangaku is an inspired mod. Join us as we delve into the creation of the custom case, with plenty of eye candy and worklog detail.
Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer has banned the use of iPods and Google Search in his household. Daddy's worth $12 billion though, so don't feel too bad for them.
Zach Braff and gang are coming to an iPod near you as Scrubs debuts on iTunes, with all existing episodes of Season 5 available for $1.99 each, thanks to a unique deal between NBC and Touchstone Television.
Following last week's launch of AGEIA's PhysX PPU, ASUS has announced they will be manufacturing a 256MB version. No one yet knows of the difference over BFG's 128MB PPU card.
GDC 2006: Download and play classic Sega and Hudson games like Bomberman and Sonic onto your Nintendo Revolution, said Nintendo president Satoru Iwata. Sweet!
GDC 2006: Sony Computer Entertainment Worldwide Studios President, Phil Harrison, wowed GDC 2006 with his PlayStation 3 keynote. We were there.
Set 136 years in the future, Battlefield 2142 will be "the most comprehensive and flexible persistence in the Battlefield universe to date." Oh, and there's Mechs too!
GDC 2006: Alienware has begun taking orders for system featuring the AGEIA PhysX PPU physics card from today. Over 100 games said to be in development; Ghost Recon Advanced Warfighter amongst first to support PPU.
GDC 2006: PlayStation 3 developers will gain access to advanced physics middleware thanks to a Cell processor-optimised version of AGEIA's latest PhysX engine; Xbox 360 and PC support already in place.
Download Natasha Bedingfield and other artists directly to your Xbox 360 over Xbox Live, thanks to a deal between Microsoft and Epic Records.
HD DVD drives will work just fine in Vista, but Microsoft has confessed that users may have to buy 3rd party plugins for movie playback. Is this Media Center all over again?
Arctic Cooling, known for their low-noise graphics heatsinks, has applied their expertise to case design and have challenged traditional layout for their near-silent case, the Silentium T1. Silence is golden.
CeBIT 2006: Visitors to Creative's stand in Hall 23 are in for a special treat this year: a trio of bit-tech case mods to drool over. We built these custom rigs to promote the new X-Fi soundcard range.
Carrying on the legacy of the Senfu DIY Overclocking House, the HighSpeed PC Tech Station is designed for enthusiasts who swap out components on a regular basis. Can the student become the master?
Proving that big can also be beautiful, the Silverstone LC16M is a fully featured HTPC case capable of storing up to three terabytes of data. It takes a standard ATX motherboard, so you can use existing desktop hardware.
Looking for a RTS with a twist? This latest addition to the Star Wars galaxy sports some unique gameplay innovations and a kickass 3D engine with Bloom and heat haze. We give you our thoughts on the gameplay, then evaluate the graphics performance across a range of hardware.
NVIDIA has replaced the GeForce 6200 TurboCache with the GeForce 7300 GS. For under $100, the card delivers H.264 hardware acceleration up to 1080p - ideal for low-noise HTPCs, as well as gaming at 1280x1024. We get the lowdown on the technology and talk to NVIDIA about its plans.
GoldenEye 007 for N64 is fondly remembered by many gamers, but its chunky graphics do it no favours in 2005. Fans rejoice, then, that a talented team of volunteers is working on a mod version for Half Life 2, aptly named GoldenEye: Source.
Following last month's amazing US Army-themed Battlefield 2 mods, Butterkneter is back with two more: Middle East Coalition, and the People's Republic of China cases.
Bored with your iPod's white case? ZapWizard was, so armed with his trusty Dremel, he carved a new case from solid hardwood. The end result is nothing short of stunning.
IWILL have upped the power stakes with their latest SFF box sporting not only dual AMD Opteron processors, but also NVIDIA SLI. We take a sneak peak at the mean, green machine ahead of Computex next week.
We take a First Look at NCSoft's MMOG for rev-heads: Auto Assault, where Mad Max meets Everquest.
We jet out to Shanghai with Abit for the final of the ACON 4 gaming tournament. The top gamers in the world are here, as is a healthy assortment of hardware manufacturers and the press. Let the games begin1
When is an LED fan not an LED fan? Antec claims they were the first to invent the idea but the modding community suggests otherwise. We investigate
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.