Published on July 2, 2015 by Rob Williams | Comment (3)
It was bound to happen at some point. As more of us move online for all of our entertainment needs, governments are continually looking for ways to negate the losses of people moving away from physical entertainment. Video stores had to pay taxes, it could be argued, and thus services that digitally…..
Published on July 2, 2015 by Greg King | Comment (0)
If the July 4 weekend doesn’t give Americans enough to celebrate, add the release of two new Synology enterprise-focused NAS devices to the list of reasons to light fireworks and grill food. Announced this morning, the powerful RS1810xs+ and it’s partner in expandability, the RX1216sas, promise to deliver more than 1PB of expandable…..
Published on July 1, 2015 by Rob Williams | Comment (2)
Hot on the heels of our look at EVGA’s Superclocked+ GeForce GTX 980 Ti earlier this week, the company follows-up with an even beefier model: Classified. The Classified series is no secret to overclocking enthusiasts, as Vince Lucido, aka: K|NGP|N, is the man behind it. That means that this should become the…..
Published on June 30, 2015 by Rob Williams | Comment (0)
Microsoft has just released build 10158 of its Windows 10 Preview to those using the “Fast” ring. This build comes exactly one month in advance of the final release of Microsoft’s latest OS, although once that date is hit, those who want to continue testing out bleeding-edge builds will be able to.…..
Published on June 29, 2015 by Rob Williams | Comment (1)
About three weeks ago, Valve warned us that its ‘Get It Early’ supply of the Steam Controller and Steam Link hit the 35% sold mark, so if you wanted either one and didn’t jump on it right away, you’re probably going to be a bit upset to learn that 35% has just become 100%.…..
Published on June 29, 2015 by Rob Williams | Comment (0)
According to Bloomberg, production of the next iPhone (or rather, iPhones) has just begun, with full-fledged production set to begin next month. If history is any gauge, the next models will be called iPhone 6S and 6S Plus. At this point, it doesn’t seem like the new iPhones will be bringing a…..
Published on June 25, 2015 by Rob Williams | Comment (0)
Yet again, T-Mobile has introduced a new program that’s sure to miff its biggest competitors. With JUMP! On Demand, customers can lease the hottest phone and then upgrade to the next hottest phone without hassle, up to three times per year. T-Mobile stresses the lack of caveats here. It costs nothing to…..
Published on June 25, 2015 by Rob Williams | Comment (6)
Well, this is quite the thing to happen. The launch of Batman: Arkham Knight has been such a mess on the PC, that publisher Warner Bros. has decided to suspend sales until key problems are worked out. We reported earlier this week that the game ships with a setting that pegs the…..
Published on June 23, 2015 by Rob Williams | Comment (5)
When will some developers learn? Yet again, a much-hyped and technically detailed PC game has hit the market that defaults to a framerate of 30 FPS. I’m not sure about you, but I don’t appreciate a forced “cinematic feel”. There is an upside, though; unlike Ubisoft, which hard-caps the framerate to 60…..
Published on June 22, 2015 by Rob Williams | Comment (0)
We wrote earlier about some affordable 4K FreeSync monitors from Samsung, so let’s talk a bit about some pricier models from Sony. On account of the fact that the X900C and X910C are full-fledged televisions and come in at under 0.2 inches thick, it’s not hard to understand why Sony’s latest 4K…..