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CES2014: Razer Showcases Christine, Futuristic Modular PC Concept
Razer is a leader in the gaming industry, including their complete lineup of gaming PCs. With iconic style, sleek form-factors and impressive specs, these Razer gaming PCs have almost a cult following in the Windows community. One of the ways that Razer pushes the technology envelope is to create forward...
Wed, Jan 8 2014
AMD Announces Radeon HD 6790
AMD today has announced a new offering in their Radeon HD 6000 Series line-up of GPUs – the Radeon HD 6790 . AMD is introducing this GPU to cater to gamers and PC enthusiasts who are looking for great performance but want to spend $150 or less. The Radeon HD 6790 will run about $149 MSRP and is designed...
Wed, Apr 6 2011
Use the new Xbox 360 Wireless Controller to play games in Windows 7
Hitting stores today is a brand new Xbox 360 Wireless Controller . This new controller comes is beautiful matte silver and has a special redesigned D-Pad... that transforms. I’ll point you over to Major Nelson to give you the full low-down on the new controller. The new Xbox 360 Wireless Controller...
Wed, Nov 10 2010
Dell Unveils Alienware X51
When you think of extremely powerful PCs for gaming – people usually think of really big desktop towers (yup, I have one…). However, to fight that “stereotype” of gaming PCs, Dell has unveiled the Alienware X51 . The Alienware X51 is pretty much one of the smallest gaming desktop PCs to hit the market...
Thu, Jan 19 2012
NVIDIA Launches GeForce.com, Announces GeForce GTX 580
Are you currently an owner of one (or a few) of NVIDIA’s GeForce GPUs (graphics cards)? If so – you’re definitely going to want to check this out. Today, NVIDIA is launching GeForce.com . GeForce.com is a new website from NVIDIA designed to be a one-stop shop for GeForce users to get everything they...
Tue, Nov 9 2010
NVIDIA Announces the GeForce GTX 590
Today, NVIDIA is announcing one of the most powerful graphics cards to enter the market: the GeForce GTX 590 . The GTX 590 is based on NVIDIA’s GF110 graphics processor technology (codenamed “Fermi”), just like the GTX 580 (which I talked about here along with GeForce.com back in November). Except the...
Thu, Mar 24 2011
NVIDIA Announces GeForce GTX 550 Ti
Today, NVIDIA is announcing a new addition to the GeForce family of GPUs: the GeForce GTX 550 Ti . The GTX 550 Ti is designed to target gamers who care about performance but are on a budget. It fits in right between the GTS 450 and GTX 460. The GTS 450 continues to be one of NVIDIA’s top selling GPUs...
Tue, Mar 15 2011
Custom Atari 2600 PC by Hard Drives Northwest
The year was 1982. My sister and I had decided to pool our resources and together we saved up enough cash to buy the ultimate gaming console: the Atari 2600. We spent many hours playing games on that console, and I can still remember the sound of the tanks driving in Combat. I would later move on to...
Wed, Sep 12 2012
New from NVIDIA: GeForce GTX 650 Ti – Big Power at a Small Price
NVIDIA has been hard at work this year rolling out a series of new video cards including the GeForce GTX 690 , GeForce GTX 680 , GeForce GTX 660 Ti , and many others. These new 600-series video cards are based on NVIDIA’s latest architecture: Kepler. I recently spent some time running the GeForce GTX...
Tue, Oct 9 2012
NVIDIA Unveils GeForce GTX 560 Ti
According to the December 2010 Hardware and Software Survey by popular online game provider Steam, the GeForce 8800 is the most popular GeForce GPU in use today. NVIDIA launched the GeForce 8800 for Windows Vista nearly 3 years ago in support for DirectX 10. The GeForce 8800 GT was one of the most popular...
Tue, Jan 25 2011
The Games for Windows Marketplace has moved to Xbox.com!
As of this week, the Games for Windows Marketplace has a new home on Xbox.com. When you now visit GamesForWindows.com you will be taken to Xbox.com. Now you can purchase and get details on your favorite Games for Windows and Xbox 360 games all in one place! Your Games For Windows and Xbox LIVE profiles...
Fri, Jul 22 2011
New Games for Windows Marketplace Launches Today!
Back in October, we announced we were bringing the distribution power of Games on Demand to the Web with the Games for Windows Marketplace . The Games for Windows Marketplace is streamlined to provide an easy way for PC gamers to discover, buy, and download their favorite games. Anyone can browse the...
Mon, Nov 15 2010
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