Windows 8 adoption 5 times slower than Windows 7
Microsoft’s new Windows 8 OS is only running on 45 out of every 10,000 PCs, according to new figures, putting adoption far below the initial Windows 7 uptake. Data from the Net Applications company showed that, at the end of October,…
Nexus 7 ships 1 million a month
Asus, the maker of the popular Google Nexus 7, has revealed sales figures for the 7-inch tablet, claiming it is now shipping almost 1 million units a month – almost double the number shipped during its first…
Intel releases new 335 Series with 20nm NAND
Intel has announced it is shipping its first SSD featuring 20nm NAND flash memory. This “industry leading” flash is the most energy efficient NAND on the market and this is the first time it is being used in a consumer/client…
The next Call of Duty game is Modern Warfare 4
Modern Warfare 4 is unsurprisingly Infinity Ward’s next game, according to Bill Murray, the actor who voices series stalwart Captain Price. Murray leaked the confirmation to This is Xbox after unknowingly sitting next to one of its editors on…
Steam Halloween sale is now on
Steam is ringing in the holiday season with a Halloween sale. As with most Steam specials, it’s pretty insane with several good titles over half off. Highlights include 75 per cent off The Darkness 2, Amnesia: The…
Android finally has as many apps as iOS
Google has announced that there are now 700,000 applications available to download from its Google Play store. Google Play, formerly known as Android Market, has been playing catch up to Apple’s dominant App Store for years, but according to the big…
32GB Google Nexus 7 with 3G finally official
Asus has confirmed that the 32GB Google Nexus 7 is real and will offer 3G as an option alongside the bigger storage.
First Angry Birds Star Wars footage shown
Rovio has released the first gameplay footage of Angry Birds Star Wars.
Valve needs Steam Linux testers
Valve wants you to test its Steam for Linux client. The Half-Life, Portal and Left 4 Dead maker is after experienced Linux users. Is that you? To qualify you need to take a survey, which you can…
Skyrim Premium Edition spotted online
Bethesda will release Skyrim Premium Edition in December, a new retail listing suggests as it has now popped up on Amazon Germany for release on 7th December for 60 euros. The Premium Edition includes a map of the…
Sharkoon announces REX8 Value and Economy chassis
Sharkoon has released a couple of new cases, the REX8 Value and REX8 Economy midi towers.
Hitman: Absolution World Exclusive Trailer revealed
A world exclusive Hitman Absolution trailer has just aired at the hmv Golden Joystick Awards, and you can watch it in full below.
Amazon reports Loss for first time in 4 years
The retailer reported revenue of $13.8 billion, up 27 percent but still just under analyst expectations of $13.9 billion and right in the middle of their own predictionsbetween $12.9 billion and $14.3 billion.
Assassin’s Creed III is Ubisoft’s most preordered game ever
Ubisoft has announced that Assassin’s Creed III has become the company’s most pre-ordered game of all time. The title has earned more than 40 prestigious awards since first being announced including Best E3 Action Game from…
Google Nexus 10 Release date and rumors
We first heard about the possible existence of the Google Nexus 10 in July, shortly after the Nexus 7 was released, and rumours have developed from there over the past few months.
Google Nexus 4 accidentally shown online
A UK retailer has managed to reveal details of the rumoured LG Nexus 4 on a pre-order page on its site for the next Google smartphone.
Corsair Carbide 200R announced, cheapest case yet
The new Carbide Series 200R is Corsairs cheapest case yet, priced at just US $59.99, the ATX mid-tower aims to offer most of Corsair's signature features that helped established its brand.
New Far Cry 3 Trailer introduces Hoyt the Tyrant
Ubisoft has released a new Far Cry 3 trailer introducing 'Hoyt the Tyrant', one of the many nutjobs players will meet during their escapades on the island of crazy folk with guns.
Xbox Smartglass to launch with Windows 8
Xbox Smartglass is scheduled to launch on Friday 26th October along with Windows 8 and the Microsoft Surface.
LG announces $139 million Q3 net profit
LG has posted its financial results for the third quarter of the year, and it's the third period in a row it's turned a profit.