Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen passes, aged 65
'Heartbroken by the passing', says Bill Gates.
'Heartbroken by the passing', says Bill Gates.
No word on commercialisation, though.
April's collection of Mod of the Month nominees are here and we've found some amazingly awesome skill on show once again in our Project Log forum. We've joined up again with AC Ryan so check out this month's six nominees, vote and let us know what you think of them!
2009's next installment of Mod of the Month is here and along with it, some of the best upcoming mods from our community. We've joined up again with AC Ryan so read, vote and tell us your thoughts on this month's nominees!
Mod of the Month is back for 2009 to bring you the best of upcoming projects from our community. We've joined up again with AC Ryan so read, vote and tell us your thoughts on this month's contenders!
Asus is set to announce its Gene series mobos - Republic of Gamer level features and spice, but packed into an mATX form factor.
Our final voter winner for the bit-tech Mod of the Year competition has been chosen - check inside to see if you've won!
It's been a very, very close battle for 2008's Mod of the Year competition, but there can be only one winner - check inside to see the results!
Our penultimate voter winner for the bit-tech Mod of the Year competition has been chosen - check inside to see if you've won!
Our second winner for 2009 and 5th of the bit-tech Mod of the Year competition has been chosen - check inside to see if you've won!
It's 2009! So to start the new year on a high we've got our 4th winner for the bit-tech Mod of the Year competition - check inside to see if you've won!
We've got our third winner for the Mod of the Year competition, to reward those of you who took the time to vote. Check out if you won inside!
We've got our second winner for the Mod of the Year competition to reward those of you who took the time to vote. Check out if you won inside!
Our mod of the year is well under way, and to reward those of you who took the time to vote we've got our first winner.
Before you head off for Christmas, we've got an absolutely stonking competition for you that runs right through the festive period.
We're doing things a little differently this year for our Game of the Year - we're giving you, our readers, the chance to vote for your favourite games of the year on PC and Console. Which game won your heart this year? Let us and the rest of the world know now!
We're a few days late on announcing November's Mod of the Month contenders, but as a bonus we've arranged an extra prize for the lucky winner of this month's competition. Read, vote and tell us your thoughts on this month's contenders!
NVISION 2008: We've had a sneak peek at the final Age of Conan DirectX 10 content and it looks like it's going to be worth the delay.
The April showers have passed, so it's time to see if the month of May has brought us any great growth of excellent mods. Today, we've got another five of the best and brightest of our forums to compete in May's Mod of the Month. The prize? More work! Read on to find out why...
Gears of War 2 creator Cliff Bleszinski reveals some details on the hugely anticipated title in July's EGM.
Nvidia has released the GeForce 9800 GTX today. Is this the next GPU to break the performance barriers down and make its way into masses upon masses of gamers' systems like the GeForce 8800 GTX did... Or is it one to forget about for the time being? Read on to find out...
With so many great products in the £100 to £150 price range, there's never been a better time to buy a performance mainstream graphics card... or has there? Tim Smalley mulls over the ups and downs of having lots products to choose from.
In a remarkable turn of events, Mark Rein has said that Epic Games is committed to making PC games and that he loves the PC.
During its quarterly earnings call, the publisher has confirmed that the next Call of Duty instalment will be released in no more than 14 months' time.
The European Court of Justice has issued a set of new directives for IP theft. It could be good news for the Internet user... or not.
AMD has launched its first high-end graphics card since the Radeon X1950 XTX. We put the Radeon HD 3870 X2 through its paces in six of today's hottest games to find out if AMD is once again competitive at the high end.
The votes are in and the second annual Mod of the Year contest is now closed. Read on to find out who won...
To see in the New Year we've got a special prize today for a voter in our mod of the year competition. Click to find out what it is and who's won!
For our third voter give away for the Mod of the Year competition we've got something to keep your memory in top nick - no, not a notepad; some Corsair Dominator DDR2!
It's our second prize give away today for our mod of the year competition and we've teamed up with the people at Enermax to offer a powerful 650W Infiniti PSU and Jazz SATA HDD enclosure.
Our mod of the year is well under way, and to reward those of you who took the time to vote - our first prize given away today is worth nearly £500!
The Department of Justice has sided with the RIAA in Jammie Thomas' appeal against her copyright infringement ruling.
Earlier in the week, we had the chance to chat with well known game designer CliffyB at a Gears of War PC event. In this interview he talks about the game, his thoughts on game design and his wish to make a game based on Dance, Dance, Revolution but "with a pole”.
Has the seminal duck and cover shooter been granted safe passage to the PC? Probably. Bit-tech takes a first look at a game that could possibly give Crysis and Bioshock a run for their money.
A recent court decision could stop service providers from changing their terms of service without fully notifying customers beforehand.
Blizzard has announced that the world’s most popular MMOG, World of Warcraft, now has over nine million subscribers worldwide.
AllofMP3 announces its closure. Don't worry though - a successor has already opened to take its place.
NCSoft has announced that Auto Assault will close its doors on August 31st.
Last week, we had the chance to sit down with Roy Taylor, Nvidia's Vice President of Content Relations. We talked about the The Way It's Meant To Be Played developer relations programme, DirectX 10 and some of the games coming out very soon.
Things have been quiet on Microsoft’s anti-trust case for a while now, but that looks like it is about to change after Google filed a complaint with the Department of Justice.
One ring to rule them all, sure. Is Lord of the Rings Online one MMORPG to topple World of Warcraft? Joe Martin finds out.