September 1, 2015
The new 6th Generation Intel Core desktop processors and Intel’s Z170 chipset represent the perfect platform to take advantage of the latest tech and change the way you game, stream, create, and work.
The search company first announced the plans back in June, offering a setting designed to increase page load speed and reduce power consumption. As of Sept. 1, it will pause Flash content by default.
ASUS has added another Z170 motherboard to its product mix. The TUF SaberTooth Z170 Mark 1 sports the exclusive durability and strength features of the TUF brand, such as special armor plating and monitoring elements, as well as other protective tech.
The newest version, 8, has more than 100 improvements, including offline defragmentation, a System Advisor tool that provides advice on what else you can do to improve your PC, and a less restrictive free trial.
AMD has formally announced the Radeon R9 Nano, a small format graphics card based on the same Fiji graphics processor that was released earlier in the R9 Fury and R9 Fury X cards. AMD says the new R9 Nano is the "fastest mini-ITX graphics card ever."
The Komodo-R9 FuryX ECO has an advanced thermal design and flow restriction compatible with AMD Radeon R9 Fury and FuryX graphics cards. The all-acrylic clear bridge lets you use colored coolants for endless possibilities.
Called, rather succinctly, M, the new personal digital assistant is supervised by people and will operate inside of Facebook Messenger to complete tasks and find information on your behalf.
Corsair has revealed a production version of the Bulldog bare bones gaming system that it intends to ship for the upcoming holiday season. The Bulldog is a DIY kit that includes a chassis, mini-ITX motherboard, PSU, and CPU cooler.
Logitech has announced it will be bringing two new gaming headsets to market in September and October. The G633 Artemis Spectrum is a wired set of cans, while the G933 Artemis Spectrum offers the option of going wireless.
Researchers at MIT believe they have found a way to create a file system mathematically guaranteed not to lose track of data during crashes. Their initial sample is slow by today’s standards, but the techniques could work in more sophisticated designs.
IDC now expects worldwide PC shipments to fall 8.7% this year and not stabilize until 2017. If the predictions hold true, there will be five years of declining shipments in the PC industry, IDC reports.
The limited edition headset is themed after the squad of Stormtroopers donning the signature orange shoulder pauldron in “Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope” and will launch to coincide with the release of Star Wars Battlefront.
The ultra-high-capacity battery in the WP10400 can charge an iPhone 6 about 3.7 times; the WP12800 can charge it 4.7 times. The 3A (1A+2A) dual USB power output means you can charge both a mobile phone and tablet at the same time.
Enthusiasts and gamers with high-end TITAN X and GeForce GTX 980 Ti graphics cards have a new cooling option. The Swiftech KOMODO-NV Titan X ECO is a full-cover waterblock that works with cards using NVIDIA's Titan X or GTX 980 Ti.
The Arizona State University researchers working on the project say their structures can cover 70% more colors than the current display industry standard.
Because of the way the Internet works, you have little to no control over where packets traverse. But that could change as researchers are working on a new peer-to-peer system that will let you understand and control where your Internet packets don’t go.
Corsair Gaming has teamed up with eSports team Team Dignitas to create a special edition gaming mouse and mousepad. The Corsair Gaming Sabre Laser RGB Team Dignitas edition mouse and MM300 AntiFray Mouse Mat are designed for professional-level game play.
The R5, R3, and R1 models offer high-quality, balanced sound in a table-top design to easily fit into any home. You can change the volume, play, pause, or select a different music source just by touching, tapping, or swiping the top of the speaker.
Even the biggest gaming enthusiasts among us have time for just a little more gaming news and information. YouTube Gaming will help satisfy, with rumors circling that the new service will launch soon, possibly today.
As rechargeable batteries go through repeated charging and discharging, the electrodes expand and shrink, degrading battery performance. Replacing those electrodes with a combination of aluminum and titanium improves battery capacity and power.
It’s an extension of the collaboration Google and Twitter first announced in May, when Google started displaying tweets in searches performed via Google Search on mobile devices.
Westinghouse Security says the Nucli is the world’s most advanced smart lock, with features such as fingerprint recognition, PIN code entry, camera and voice communication, voice mail, and auto-locking.