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Posts from October 2012

HP sets out plans for new printer range

HP intends to build up its presence in the global printing market, its chief executive has said.

Intel unveils new SSD for laptops

Intel has unveiled the successor to its popular 300 Solid State Drive, with the product aimed at giving laptop users more memory

CCL-Tech Is Hiring

Get your hands on the latest hardware with an attractive store credit scheme.

48 Core CPU Anyone?

Intel at work on future mobile device processors.

Assassin's Creed 3 to allow players to buy multiplayer content

Purchasable credits will allow "people who have little time" to unlock game items, says Ubisoft

Acer wins rave reviews for new Windows 8 Aspire S7

Following disappointing financial results, Acer has been given a boost by the warm reception given to its new S7

OKAMI HD Heading for PSN this week

Celestial Brush Brought to New Life with PlayStation Move Support.

Hurricane Sandy Effecting Many Internet Services

Some ISPs and websites down due effects of the storm.

Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon: Future Soldier

Ubisoft Releases Season Pass and Arctic Strike Map Pack for PC

UKIE All Format Charts For Week Ending October 29th

FIFA 13 misses out on the top spot hat-trick as Medal of Honour takes the top spot.

Borderlands 2 Exploit Deleting Players Save Games

An important and stern warning for all Xbox 360 players of the game.

Did Derren Brown Play A Trick On The Public?

Lets take our mind off tech for a moment and point our finger at the TV.

Zotac ZBOX Plus Giga HTPC Review

Does this Zotac system have what it takes to win a place under your TV?

HP becomes latest hardware firm to unveil Windows 8 range

HP has become the latest big-name hardware manufacturer to make public its range of Window 8-ready machines

StarCraft 2: Heart of the Swarm beta update to add 'leveling'

Leveling feature will give players the chance to earn rewards through gaining experience points

The Omen-esque Lucius released on Steam

Take on the role of the devil's offspring in Lucius, a video game heavily influenced by the film The Omen.

Try out your dream job in Airport Firefighter Simulator

Airport Firefighter Simulator has gamers putting out infernos at a virtual Heathrow.

No Tegra 4 This Year

New Tegra chip will be heading to CES 2013

Intel Aren't Worried About ARM

Paul Otellini says ARM will fail eventually.

AMD FX-8350 Overclocking

NAMEGT sets new record with 8.17GHz

NVIDIA Powers Titan

The World's Fastest Supercomputer For Open Scientific Research

New Pre-Order Record For Ubisoft

Assassin's Creed III takes the top spot

Wii U Console & Software Shipments Projections Released

5.5 Million Wii U Consoles, 20 Million+ Games in First Five Months says Nintendo.

AMD In Further Troubles

Chip manufacturer is hemorrhaging money

Kinect for Windows

Is Microsoft ready to push ahead with gesture control in Windows?

Hotline Miami wins rave reviews

Game of the Year contender released on the Steam Store

Windows 8 a 'defining moment' for Microsoft

Operating system could help the tech company get back on top.

DayZ racks up another rave review

The game that started as a humble ARMA II mod now has over 1.3 million users, and is continuing to impress the critics

Surface pre-orders sell out despite the early reviews

Microsoft venture will hope to take on the iPad.

Samsung expects 10% rise in PC sales next year, which is… optimistic

Firm expects chip sales will rise in the supposed 'post-PC' era

F1 Race Stars

Drivers Vs Truckasaurus in F1? Yup.

Microsoft Windows 8 Launch

CCL will be hosting a range of Windows 8 related content on launch day

Microsoft Hit With Anti Trust Violation

Microsoft fails to uphold agreement for equal access to rival browsers

NVIDIA releases Geforce 310.33

NVIDIA squares up to AMD in driver war

PS3 Hacked Again!

Custom firmware & security keys released into the wild

AMD announces new FX chip can hit speeds of 5.0GHZ

Manufacturer hopes new chip will appeal to PC enthusiasts

AMD Tests "Kabini"

Next-gen products for 2013 already up and running

November Video Game Release Dates - All Formats

The run up to Christmas begins with Halo, Call of Duty and the Wii U.

Nintendo Cuts Their Revenue Projections

Nintendo are erring on the side of caution with yearly projections

Microsoft Shifts 70 Million Xbox 360s

Hardware sales still stronger than ever for Microsoft's gaming hardware.

Wii U first UK TV Advert Released

If you weren't excited for the console, this advert won't change your opinion.

UK Digital TV Switch-over Complete

Makes way for 4G

Apple A6X CPU

What's lurking inside the silicone of the iPad 4 power house.

Square Enix and Epic Join Forces

Long term licencing deal secures use of Unreal Engine 4 for future projects

Mad Catz Announces S.T.R.I.K.E. 5 Professional Gaming Keyboard

Modular Design and OLED Command Module Enhance Competitive Gaming

Apple iPad 4

Shock announcement unleashes details on the next gen iPad, but why so soon?

AMD Radeon to offer big-hitting graphics bundle

The Never Settle bundle is the manufacturer's biggest giveaway yet

Google Launches New Chromebook

Ultra thin 11.6 inch A15 Exynos 5

Borderland Legends

Arriving on iOS later this month

Amazon Web Services Takes A Hit

Reddit, Pinterest, Foursquare, Minecraft and many more sites offline for hours as a result.

Sony End Folding@home Support

PS3 system update 4.3 coming to console, removes Folding@home from OS

AMD Confirms Job Cuts

AMD will cut around 1,700 jobs

Bizarre Doom glitch renders first two games inaccessible through Xbox LIVE dash

Publisher Bethesda moved to tell people how to actually play games they have bought.

Microsoft Surface will support USB devices such as 360 controllers

Project manager Panos Panay spilled some rare beans on Reddit.

Ubisoft and New Regency partner on Assassin's Creed Film

Deal Builds on Attachment of Michael Fassbender

UKIE All Format Charts for Week Ending October 22nd

FIFA 13, standing on the shoulders of giants.

AMD FX-series Vishera price?

Rumoured price leaked and it's lower than we expected.

Apple loses U.K. Samsung Appeal

Apple must run apology ads

Intel's Next-Gen Atom "Avoton"

Micro-Server CPU to Feature Eight-Cores & New Memory Controller

Mixed reviews for Windows 8

Microsoft's new operating system is set to be launched on October 26th

Computer programmer pays to get slapped for looking at Facebook

Maneesh Sethi gets a physical reminder to finish his work

Could European Commission limit availability of next-gen graphics cards?

Energy efficiency measures could impact on graphic card manufacture

Child Workers Helped To Build Wii U Consoles

Nintendo investigating after Foxconn admits presence of under-age workers in their factories.

Haswell Chips To Be Manufactured in Q4 For Q1 2013 Release

Intel pushed ahead despite low market demand.

Microsoft Surface RT Pricing!

Microsoft Surface RT UK Priced & Available To Pre-Order

NVIDIA's CUDA 5 Ships!

CUDA 5 hits the market

iPad Mini Release Date Rumour

Could the new device be with us on October 23rd this year?

New Xbox 360 Dashboard Rollout Has Begun

Next few weeks sees Windows 8 friendly features and more being added.

Grand Theft Auto 5 Details Coming Soon

December issue of Game Informer to finally lift the lid.

Halo 4 to Require 8GB of Hard Drive Space

Xbox 360 owners best start clearing some room for literally this years biggest game.

1-2TB Optical Storage Being Developed

The equivalent of 50 Blu-ray discs worth of storage on 1 disc.

Amazon Kindle Paperwhite

New hardware revision coming October 25th

New Skyrim DLC - Dragonborn

Dragon mounting and a return to Morrowind?

Raspberry Pi Gets More RAM

What's better than Pi? more Pi!

Sony Launching 22 Windows 8 Notebooks

Austrian website lists pre order prices from _479

AMD Allegedly Cutting 2,000 Jobs

After a poor revenue posting by AMD jobs are now on the line.

The Lord of the Rings Online: Riders of Rohan

Follow Up to 2011 MMO Expansion of the Year Now Available Across North America & Europe on PC

Apple & TSMC may partner for quad-core chips

Apple may be looking to move away from South Korean manufacturers.

RAMDisk Now Available

AMD can turn your RAM into a lighting fast storage solution

Introducing Xbox Music

All-in-One Music Service Featuring Free Streaming on Windows 8 and Windows RT Tablets and PCs

UKIE All Format Charts for Week Ending October 15th

Revenge solving everything, with Dishonored in at number 2

Apple Hire Ex AMD Employee

Apple hire chip designer to help with their processors

Farming Simulator 2013

A Fresh Harvest of New Features in a Video

The Astronauts Launch with Studio-wide Unreal Engine License

New studio founded by People Can Fly veterans

Nexus 2 Kickstarter Gains Pace

HD Interactive and Most Wanted Entertainment Requesting Support From Space-themed RTS Fans

AMD Share Price Drops

Chipmaker set to miss revenue estimates for Q3

OCZ CEO Warns Investors of Revenue Shortfall

OCZ's newly appointed CEO warns of poor performance.

GREE Increases Indie Title Line-up

Four new contacts to help bring us best-in-breed Free-to-Play titles.

Serious Sam 3: BFE

Coming to Xbox Live Arcade October 17th

Audiomotion Contributes To Autumn Triple-A Franchises

Leading Motion Capture Studio Reveals 2012 Collaboration with Top-10 Global Publishers on Key Titles

GameMaker: Studio Update

New Windows 8 update available now

David Fincher and Tim Miller Team up with Microsoft

Duo to create "Halo 4" launch trailer

Super Talent Value Bolt SSD Series

New and affordable SSD range announced

New Core i7 CPU Leaked

Intel's new Core i7-3970X Extreme CPU details online

OnLive's Dramatic and Disappointing Sale

OnLive is sold for a very surprising $4.8m

Painkiller Hell & Damnation Collector's and Standard Editions revealed

Nordic Games adds explosive bonus content for outstanding value in time for a hellish Halloween, dates console versions

Microsoft Points Here To Stay?

Microsoft may not be switching to cash payments on Xbox afterall.

Gigabyte GTX 650 Ti OC

1032MHz edition of the new GPU revealed

Rural Broadband Rollout Schemes Incoming

Broadband Delivery UK to see state funding for rural broadband.

NVIDIA Introduces Turbocharged GeForce GTX 650 Ti

In Time For This Seasons Hottest Games

The Walking Dead Episode 4 released today

The Walking Dead Episode Four is to be released this week, as the story takes the player to Savannah, Georgia.

World of Warcraft cities massacred

World of Warcraft cities Stormwind and Orgrimmar massacred by hacker.

Samsung Contributes To Open Source File System

by adding over 12,000 lines of code to F2FS

Microsoft Explores New Computer Controls

The software giant is looking at creating a wrist worn senor for multiple applications.

Borderlands 2 New Character Released

Gearbox announces the Mechromancer is available today!

Today, A Man Will Jump From Space!

Watch the live stream here for this amazing feat 2pm BST.

Microsoft Has A "Minor" Slip-up

And requests Google to remove major websites from their search engine database

AMD's Z-60 APU Details Released

Ultra-low power chip for tablet and hybrid PCs.

Microsoft Points Coming To An End?

Windows 8 begins a shift toward real currency

Dota 2 gets new hero with its latest update

Dota 2 update adds a new hero Magnus the Magnataur, as well as a number of other changes.

Assassin's Creed III DLC to redefine American history

Take out George Washington in the forthcoming DLC for Assassin's Creed III.

UKIE All Format Charts for Week Ending October 8th

Football, Zombies and Vault Hunters take the lead

Primal Carnage Open Beta

Grab your ammo and sharpen your claws!

DayZ Standalone Due November

Creator calls it a "accidental project", but standalone earmarked for November release.

4K HDTV May Be A Rare Beast

Market observers predict very slow take off for the tech.

Nvidia GTX 650 Ti Will See A 2GB Edition

NVIDIA say card is not limited to 1GB

Workers Strike in Foxconn Factory

Workers strike on iPhone 5 line over work conditions.

Zynga Stocks Plummet

Farmville game maker sees 40% drop in stocks

Pricing of AMD Radeon HD 7700, 7800 Graphics Cards Dropping again

AMD Partners offering reductions across the range

Ahoy, Here be Treasure!

Port Royale 3 Pre-Order Incentives Uncovered

Shortlist Announced for GameCity Prize 2012

"The GameCity Prize fills a gap in the cultural calendar and provides a much needed call for videogames to be taken more seriously" Lord Puttnam

New Tomb Raider set to 'please PC gamers'

Tomb Raider will please PC gamers with its optimisation for high-end performance.

Fun And Games For Over The Spooky Season.

Sony Online Entertainment treats players to fright night in-game festivities

This Week's Nintendo Downloads

Crosswords, Art, Pokemon and new Super MArio Bros 2 content abound.

Microsoft Launches New Peripherals

With the launch of Windows 8 Microsoft looks to be refreshing their peripheral range as well.

Valve launches Software Store on Steam

Steam now dabbles in the software market as well as games.

Dragons Dogma PlayStation 3 Review

Can this ambitious RPG really compete with the other big RPG's of this generation?

So you're looking to upgrade to Windows 8

A detailed run down of what changes you can expect moving from Windows 7 to Windows 8.

Two special events for Pokemon launch.

Celebrate the launch week of Pokemon Black Version 2 and Pokemon White Version 2.

Gigabyte Unveils Their New NVIDIA GeForce GTX 660Ti

Gigabyte's new 660Ti with a whopping 3GB

Lian Li Lancool PC-K57 Unboxing and Overview

Steve takes a look at the Lian Li - Lancool PC-K57 PC case.

Trickster Online Challenges Players to Solve the Riddle of the Tapasco Theme Spa

Anime-inspired ORPG expands Cabella Island with new dungeon, puzzle challenges, boss battles and end-game player items

24 Years on: Original Carrier Command Reviewers Appraise Gaea Mission

Mastertronic reunites video games journalists to compare Bohemia Interactive's bold re-imagining

Steelseries free mobile wireless controller and Flux headset

New Pocket-Sized, Wireless Controller and Headset for mobile gaming, tablets and smartphones out now.

NiGHTS into Dreams and Sonic Adventure 2 Out Now.

Both games now available for download on PSN and Xbox Live.

Tax Relief for UK Based Game Developers Gets Securitized

Tax relief is only for games with 'Britishness'

Nexus 2 - The Gods Awaken

The Gods Awaken announced on Kickstarter!

Snail Games Announces Launch and Beta Timing for Highly Anticipated Martial Arts MMORPG Age of Wushu

Leading Chinese Developer to Bring First AAA Title Developed Entirely in China to the United States

Major League Gaming's GameBattles Online Ladder Tournaments

CS:GO, DOTA 2, and League of Legends - $21,000 in Prizing at Up for Grabs

UKIE All Format Charts for Week Ending October 1st

Borderlands 2 bumped down to 2nd place by Fifa 13!

Apple Share Prices Fall

Shareholders not content with iPhone 5 first week sales