Microsoft acquires physics middleware creator Havok

Microsoft has acquired middleware developer Havok, creator of flexible physics software that powers popular games like Dota 2, The Last of Us, the Dark Souls series, and the Assassin's Creed series.

Microsoft demonstrates HoloLens with Project X-Ray

Microsoft showcased Project X-Ray, a mixed-reality HoloLens game, at this morning's Windows 10 devices event, and announced that applications for a $3,000 developer kit are set to begin today.

Dell’s ‘Oculus Ready’ PCs will pack Radeon R9 GPUs

AMD's LiquidVR appears to have appealed to Oculus the most, as Dell's Alienware systems that are certified, "Oculus Ready," will come packing AMD R9 GPUs. Announced as a large partnership among the trio of firms, the starting price for the…

Razer Music launches with tutorials, content sharing, and more for electronic artists

Razer isn't just about gaming. The company announced the launch of Razer Music Tuesday, a new platform featuring video tutorials, insight into music production, and artist features.

This insane GTA V ramp truck mod destroys all cars and lands on reddit’s front page

The Simple Trainer GTA V Mod has given birth to a new ruler of the game, and its name is the Omega Ramp. All bow before Omega Ramp. Such are the spawn of nefarious YouTuber BlackSmoke Billy: melded vehicles of mass destruction.

Trump hotel chain confirms year-long data hack

The Trump Hotel chain this week confirmed a data security breach involving malware that the firm says was on its payment systems for just over a year. Stolen data may include payment card account numbers, expiration dates, and security…

How to watch Microsoft’s October 6th event

Microsoft is readying a slew of reveals for its October 6th press event on its new line of Windows 10 devices. Here's how to watch the big announcements as they happen.

You can finally build a website easily on your phone with Weebly’s Carbon

These days, we do everything on the move. Weebly is the first website platform to embrace this and take website building mobile, introducing apps for Android, iPhone, iPad and iWatch that let you build a full mobile merchant without ever…

Rocket League has free Halloween DLC inbound

Psyonix's breakout hit Rocket League has more DLC incoming in October, with a paid update followed soon by a free infusion of limited-availability Halloween-themed rewards available to all players.

Office 2016 is having trouble staying alive on El Capitan

Despite users complaining of issues since the first beta for El Capitan, Microsoft is just now working to prevent Office 2016 from crashing on the new OS, as a wave of user reports of errors spurs the firm to action.

Divinity: Original Sin Enhanced Edition brings couch co-op to PS4 and XB1 on Oct. 27 2:20

Divinity: Original Sin Enhanced Edition is coming for the first time to PS4 and Xbox One on Oct. 27, with owners of the original PC version also receiving it as a complementary upgrade.

HBM seemingly confirmed for Nvidia’s Pascal GPU

Reports indicate that Nvidia's upcoming Pascal GPU will indeed use High Bandwidth Memory (HBM) 2.0, a target the company specified in early documentation relating to the project. Rumors suggest that the GPU will release in 2016.