We see reviews with benchmarks comparing nVIDIA and AMD cards all the time, but not so much when using a Linux operating system. So Phoronix comes to the rescue, by pitting 8 cards against each other to give us a clear view on the two companies’ strengths and weaknesses under the latest Ubuntu 14.04 LTS.
Author: Pete Vagiakos
You really can’t make these stuff up. Apple users who tried to use Software Update this weekend were left looking at their screen puzzled due to a very cryptic message.
Jen-Hsun Huang is one of the most influential people in our industry, so whenever he has something to say, people stop and take notice. With PC sales slowing down considerably and Tegra chipsets not selling like they used to, he is willing to steer nVIDIA’s ship to more profitable waters.
BlizzCon may be a long way off (will be held in Anaheim, Southern California on November 7th), but that doesn’t mean that all you Hearthstone fanatics shouldn’t prepare yourselves. Blizzard just offered an incentive: $100,000 for first place, $50,000 for second place.
It’s actually the longest running joke in the history of gaming; Valve’s secrecy and the iconic status of the game ensure hours of fun speculation and finding clues where there aren’t any. Well, this time it was actually confirmed (read: not announced) by Minh “Gooseman” Le who is a former Valve employee that worked on Counter-Strike. Here’s what he had to say: I don’t think I can talk about that, to be honest, but I think it’s kind of public knowledge, that people know that it’s been worked on. I guess I could say that I did see something that...
The new Dungeons and Dragons 5E has been in development by Wizards of the Coast for over two years now, and it is nearing completion; with the Starter Kit launching on July 15th.