Facebook is bringing its Messenger service out the Facebook website itself and it is now a standalone app that you can access via your web browser. If you head on over to Messenger.com you will find what looks like the mobile Messenger app, but made to work for the web.
Grand Theft Auto V will launch next week on PC and you can already preload it. It has to be one of the most anticipated games of 2015 for sure! Of course with the PC version you are going to want to make sure your system can handle it. New revealed screenshots show us just how far the graphics settings go.
It looks like we have our first Radeon R300 Series photo! If you want to believe the photos below are real. The first pictures of the XFX Radeon R9 390 Double Dissipation graphics card have made their way to the web, of course before its launch.
When it comes to X99 motherboards we have taken a look at boards from ASUS, MSI, ASRock and EVGA. The company not on that list is Gigabyte and today we are getting our first look at one of their X99 motherboards. The X99-UD4 is set to be a more affordable motherboard in their X99 stack and is not really aimed towards gamers or overclockers, but offers a great set of features any user will appreciate. The board is part of the companies Ultra Durable line and features an all digital power design, 4-way graphics support, dual M.2 slot, SATA Express support, Intel Gigabit LAN, and the companies AMP-UP audio solution. Did I mention the board lights up too? Let’s get the board on the test bench and see if Gigabyte has a winner on their hands.
NZXT has just announced the release of their CAM 2.0 PC Monitoring Software. The new version 2.0 has double the data detection and they have done a complete overhaul of the UI for CAM Basic, Kraken+, GRID+. If you are not familiar with the CAM software it makes it quite easy to monitor and maintain your PC.
It looks like there is a new codename on the Microsoft roadmap, it is called Redstone. From what we are hearing it will be a large update to Windows 10 expected in 2016. Windows 10, which was codenamed “Threshold” is to be released this summer. In the fall there is going to be a large update to Windows 10, which will still be called Threshold. This will be in addition to smaller and regularly released updated and fixes.
We are still expecting the launch of Intel’s Skylake processors later this year and with that we will see a whole slew of new motherboards. While we have not heard much it looks like Colorful is showing off their concept for their iGame Z170 motherboard.
Now the cool part is that this kit comes to you in a hard-type suitcase! Definitely a great way to showoff a premium product like this. Of course it has a premium price of $2999, but you do get a free Acer 27-inch G-Sync monitor.
We are one week away from the release of one of the most anticipated PC games of 2015, Grand Theft Auto V. The PC version has been overhauled with graphical enhancements and will support 4K resolution. Rockstar showed off their PC trailer last week and we were really impressed. With all of the hype surrounding the game and the announcement that you will be able to start preloading the game starting today it is already topping the Steam Sales chart.
We are in the early days of the lawsuit that was launched by NVIDIA against Smasung and Qualcomm. The lawsuit claims that the rival chipmakers are infringing on seven of NVIDIA’s patents. It looks like NVIDIA can claim victory in the first round of the case as the International Trade Commission has returned a pretrial claim construction ruling, also known as a Markman ruling.