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Win an Elder Scrolls Online Elsweyr Code for You and a Friend!

If you're a long-time and eTeknix reader, you've no doubt read me mentioning Elder Scrolls Online (ESO) quite regularly. Most often in my reviews, testing, and even in our news coverage. I was set to join our friends at Bethesda ...

1 week ago

Five Things PC Owners Can Do While Self-Isolating!

With the current outbreak of the Coronavirus (or COVID-19 if you prefer) many people are being actively encouraged to stay at home whenever possible. That does, of course, draw the question of exactly what you're going to ...

2 weeks ago

March 2020 Hardware Buying Guide

Finding the best deals can be tricky, and we know that as well as anybody else. However, we hope we can help steer you towards some of the hottest deals each month. Each month we'll keep track of what's hot, what we loved, etc, ...

4 weeks ago

Sony to Start Limiting PlayStation Download Bandwidth

With us all being encouraged to stay at home as much as possible during the Coronavirus outbreak, many of you have likely turned to your consoles as a means of passing the time. If you own a PS4, however, then you might want to ...

9 hours ago

evnbetter RGB Lighting Kit Review – A Real Game Changer!

Tired of the same RGB lit fans in your PC case? Or perhaps your PC has no RGB at all! What if there's no RGB around your desk, or behind your monitor, or on your freaking wall. WHAT ARE YOU GOING TO DO! Well, if you have a ...

10 hours ago

LG Launches the UltraGear 27GN750 Monitor

When it comes to competitive gaming monitors, it always manages to surprise people that neither resolution nor screen size is the biggest priority. It does, in fact, boil down to much more basic levels of functionality such as the ...

10 hours ago

Lego 3Dfx Voodoo Graphics Card Kit Needs Your Support!

If you owned a PC in the mid to late 90s, you will undoubtedly have been familiar with the 3Dfx Voodoo graphics card. Being one of the few dedicated '3D accelerators' (as they were known back then) around at the time, you ...

10 hours ago

GDQ Announces COVID-19 Speed Running Charity Event

I must admit that I'm a pretty huge fan of game speedrunning events and particularly organizations such as GDQ and ESA. With current concerns surrounding COVID-19, however, it always seemed likely that 'Summer Games Done Quick' ...

11 hours ago

Leaked Intel Slide Confirms Comet Lake-H to Boost up to 5.3GHz

A few days ago rumors abounded that Intel was set to confirm the launch of its upcoming Comet Lake-H mobile CPU platform on April 2nd. A date that would, incidentally, also see Nvidia launch their 'Super' mobile graphics ...

11 hours ago

Ryan Reynolds to Star and Produce ‘Dragons Lair’ Netflix Movie

Dragons Lair is undoubtedly one of the most iconic and instantly recognizable games ever released thanks, in no small part, to the animation style coming from Don Bluth. While the original arcade game itself garnered a reputation ...

11 hours ago

Apple iPhone 12 PCB Supplier Denies Delay Request

It's pretty clear that the Coronavirus is having a pretty significant impact on technology companies around the world. With us already expecting to see various products being delayed, however, there have been many rumors recently ...

1 day ago

Cities: Skylines is Free to Play This Weekend on Steam

Cities Skyline is, without a doubt, one of the best town-building simulators out there. Releasing around 2 years after EA's absolutely abysmal Sim City re-boot, it reminded us that management games like this could provide us with ...

1 day ago

Resident Evil 3 Releases a Brand New Trailer!

With Resident Evil 3 set to launch of April 3rd, we've already had a pretty nice taste of what we can expect thanks to the demo Capcom launched earlier this month. What we were not expecting, however, was a new trailer to arrive. ...

1 day ago

Apple Audio & Video Editing Software is Free to Use for 90 days

Despite being a very avid PC user, I'll (somewhat grudgingly) admit that in terms of video and audio editing software, Apple has some of the best products around. There is, however, a catch to that. While it might be some of the ...

1 day ago

GameStop to Permanently Close 300 Stores

It's hardly any secret that the gaming retailer GameStop has had more than a few difficulties over the last few years. It seems, however, that the Coronavirus outbreak might be taking things to the breaking point. Not only did ...

1 day ago

Epic Games Officially Moves into Publishing!

Between their game engine and online retail portal, the progress made by Epic Games over the last few years has been truly astounding. It seems, however, that they're not content to just sit back and rest on their ...

1 day ago

Folding@Home Smashes exaFLOP Barrier Thanks to You!

Earlier this month it came to our attention that the research company Folding@Home was offering people the unique opportunity to get involved in potentially finding a cure for the Coronavirus. Allowing people the option to ...

2 days ago

Creative SXFI Wireless Theater Headphones Review

I see so much tech over the days, weeks and months, and most of it is pretty brilliant, but there are few products that pass my desk and never leave it. Most recently would be the Creative SXFI amplifier from early 2019. It goes ...

2 days ago

Intel to Announce 10th-Gen Comet Lake-S Next Month?

Yesterday we heard news suggesting that Intel was planning on launching their laptop-based Comet Lake-H processors on April 2nd. Said to be released jointly with Nvidia's 'Super' mobile platform, if true, it could be some very ...

2 days ago

YouTube and Netflix Begin Bandwidth Rationing

With us all being advised (well, technically ordered now) to remain at home wherever possible, it's hardly surprising that many have turned to the internet to provide us with some entertainment. I do hope, incidentally, that us ...

2 days ago

AMD Confirms Some of its GPU Hardware Data was Stolen!

While there is still no news on AMD's 'Big Navi' graphics card, they are still expected (all going well) to release at some point this year. It seems, however, that something may have come along that's causing them a few ...

2 days ago

Microsoft Stops Optional Updates During the COVID-19 Crisis!

With the current concerns surrounding the COVID-19 outbreak, it's more important than ever to ensure that computer systems are running well. As such, it wasn't overly surprising when Microsoft confirmed that they would be ...

2 days ago

Domain Registration Hints at Imminent GTA VI Announcement

It's pretty much a foregone conclusion that work on GTA VI is underway and has been for quite some time. In terms of any formal announcements, however, both Take-Two Interactive and Rockstar Games have been keeping things ...

2 days ago

Montech Launches its New High-Performance Air X ARGB Case

Montech, an enthusiast Gaming PC Case, Power and Cooling solutions brand based in Taiwan introduces the new Air X ARGB Compact ATX PC Case from their best selling Air series. The Air X ARGB features a full metallic Diamond Mesh ...

2 days ago

Original 1978 Apple Computers Retail Sign Hits Auction!

There are many people who take a lot of pleasure from collecting retro technology. I myself own more than a few very old computer systems. When it comes to brands, however, there are few as iconic as Apple and, if you wanted to ...

2 days ago

Intel Comet Lake-H & Nvidia Super Mobile Arriving on April 2nd?

Presuming everything goes according to plan, and we admit that the outbreak of the Coronavirus may change a lot of scheduled launches, 2020 is shaping up to be a very interesting year for the laptop market. While the release of ...

2 days ago

Nvidia Release Hotfix 445.78 to Correct DirectX 11 Issues

Earlier this week Nvidia released its latest official GeForce Experience driver update looking to bring some game optimization as well as the launch of DLSS 2.0. It seems, however, that (in something that I daresay will not be ...

3 days ago

AlphaSync Threadripper 3960X RTX 2080 Ti Water Cooled Gaming PC Review

When I reviewed the AlphaSync Canine Spec-7X Gaming PC a little while ago, I was very impressed with what it had to offer. However, that was more of a daily consumer/gamer PC based on Ryzen hardware. This system we're reviewing ...

3 days ago

Computex 2020 Has Officially Been Delayed Until September

Earlier this month we reported how Computex 2020 (one of the biggest annual hardware events) was likely going to be canceled. Specifically, as Taiwan had issued a blanket ban on (pretty much all) foreign travel. Well, following ...

4 days ago

Ransomware Groups Pledge to Not Target Hospitals

With the outbreak of the Coronavirus, health organizations throughout the world are doing their best to deal with the increasingly difficult situation. What certainly wouldn't help matters, however, is if they were to be subjected ...

4 days ago

BenQ Launches the SW321C 32-inch 4K Monitor

BenQ today announced the latest addition to its monitor family design for professional use. The SW321C is a 32-inch monitor with an IPS panel of 4K (3840×2160p) resolution. The panel itself is a 60 Hz screen with 250 nits of ...

4 days ago

Resident Evil 3’s Main Campaign is said to Only be 5-Hours Long

With the release of the Resident Evil 3 demo last week, the chances are that if you're interested in the full release (coming April 3rd) you've given it more than a few attempts to try and squeeze every drop of information you ...

4 days ago

Valve Confirms Left 4 Dead 3 Was (Sort Of) in Development

It's possibly hard to believe, but it's been over 10 years now since Valve last released a Left 4 Dead game. With such a highly-popular franchise, however, that hasn't stopped people speculating that a new one might be on the ...

4 days ago

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