Sony VR Could Become Standalone Device

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Just 27 years after Nintendo’s Power Glove, Sony has patented its own gaming glove. The patent documents also reveals the PlayStation virtual reality headset could be a standalone console. The details come in three patent filings that have just been approved and publicly published. One is for a device with a working title of “Glove […]

The Game Boy, a Hardware Autopsy – Part 1: the CPU [Video]

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A fascinating look at how the original Game Boy works. This one will especially be of interest to all you tech heads out there. Have you ever wondered how the Game Boy works? How the games that defined the history of the handheld world were made? This video hopes to answer these questions and more […]

Free eBook: How to Troubleshoot Low RAM or Memory Leaks in Windows

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If you’re wondering why your computer is slow and where all your RAM is going, this eGuide is for you! The amount of memory or RAM available on personal computers has increased steadily throughout the past decades. Many factors have pushed an increase in memory usage, and laptops shipping with 8 GB RAM is now […]

HTC Vive Virtual Reality Headset To Cost $799

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HTC has announced its Vive virtual reality headset will cost $799, making it clear the idea is to compete on quality rather than price. The cost is $200 more than the Oculus Rift, though the package does include two controllers, something that will carry a separate charge for Oculus. The package will also include two […]

Amazon Deal of the Day: Save BIG on These PNY SSDs (240 or 480GB)

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For today’s edition of Deal of the Day, Amazon offers some great savings on two SSD drives from PNY. If you are looking to boost your system with faster boot times, quicker application launches and better overall system storage, these drives are a great way to achieve that! –PNY 240 GB CS1211 Internal 2.5″ SATA […]

The Year in News: What Happened Next (Stories From September-October 2015)

We continue our look back at 2015’s news and subsequent developments with September and October. Insider reports revealed Amazon was working on a low-spec tablet computer which would cost just $50. That proved correct, though that price was only if you took up the “Special Offers” option, meaning advertisements appear on the lock screen. Reviews suggested […]

The Year in News: What Happened Next (Stories From May-June 2015)

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We continue our look back at 2015’s news and subsequent developments with May. The makers of Oculus Rift said the virtual reality device — already available in a primitive developer form — would be on public sale in 2016. It later confirmed a first quarter public release with a price confirmed only as being more than […]

The Year in News: What Happened Next (Stories From March-April 2015)

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We continue our look back at 2015’s news and subsequent developments with March when Sony revealed that its virtual reality helmet codenamed Project Morpheus would be released in the first half of 2016. Sadly there’s little more in the way of firm details to report, other than that the finished product will be known simple […]

Dreamcast 2 Is NOT In Development

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Reports that Sega is to release a Dreamcast 2 console are, to say the least, overblown. In fact Sega has nothing whatsoever to do with the idea at this point. As Kotaku astutely identified, the rumor is being driven by a story on the subject being featured as a “trending topic” on Facebook’s sidebar. That […]

The Lightsaber: 10 Things You Didn’t Know!

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We all know the lightsaber is the greatest fictional weapon of all time. But unless you study all the games and books and EU of Star Wars, you know less than you think about these stellar blades of pure light. Now, thanks to VariantComics, you know even more.

FREE EBooks: The Ultimate Raspberry Pi eBook Bundle, Arduino Home Automation Projects and MORE!!!

Just a quick post to let you guys know about these free eBooks that we currently offer in partnership with tradepub. There’s a lot of interesting stuff in there, so be sure to check ’em all out! -FREE: The Ultimate Raspberry Pi eBook Bundle (Over $90 Value) -FREE: Arduino Home Automation Projects (A $9.99 Value) […]

Crazy 2015 Online Cyber Monday Deals

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Cyber Monday Deals So this year again, right after the crazy that is Black Friday, here comes Cyber Monday! As with last week, here is our selection of deals for today. We’ll make sure to update this post a few times during the day and add new deals when we find them, so be sure […]