Gaming
Computing

AMD game promo gives away the existence an upcoming AMD Radeon RX 490

The RX 490 is a real card that AMD is working on, if a now removed listing for it on a game promo page is anything to go by. Before it was pulled, AMD listed the RX 490 as applicable for its big giveaway.
Computing

Microsoft confirms the launch of Windows 10 Anniversary Update, and it’s not in July

Microsoft confirmed on Wednesday that Anniversary Update for Windows 10 will be released in early August. The update will arrive just days after Microsoft pulls the plug on its free upgrade to Windows 10.
Gaming

‘Overwatch’ Competitive Play available now on PC, ‘coming soon’ to consoles

Overwatch's Competitive Play mode, which offers new versions of each game mode and a skill ranking system, is now available on PC, with console versions on the way. The update also adds new cosmetic goodies.
Gaming

Blast invaders with your buddies when ‘Alienation’ local co-op arrives next week

Housemarque's Alienation launched back in April without a local cooperative mode, but a July 5 update will fix that. The update also adds two new difficulty modes and competitive leagues.
Computing

Super sampling dramatically boosts HTC Vive visuals

If you have some spare graphical power beyond that required by consumer-grade virtual reality, you can now use super sampling to massively improve the visual clarity of everything you do in VR, making text in particular much easier to read.
Gaming

Four new Mass Effect novels will chart the path to ‘Andromeda’

Hugo Award nominee N.K. Jemisin and BioWare scribe Mac Walters are among the writers tapped to produce new Mass Effect novels to bridge the gap between the original trilogy and 'Andromeda.'
Product Review

AMD Radeon RX 480 video card Review

AMD's RX 480 thrashes Nvidia by setting a new bar for budget gaming performance.
Gaming

Ustream will soon no longer be an option for PlayStation 4 broadcasting

Sony announced plans to discontinue support for Ustream broadcasts on the PlayStation 4, limiting player options regarding live-streamed gameplay footage to three services: Twitch, YouTube, and Dailymotion.
Movies & TV

Upcoming $80 million ‘Tetris’ movie will be the first chapter in a trilogy

The upcoming movie based on the Tetris game will be the first chapter in a trilogy of films, according to co-producer Larry Kasanoff, who also says that it won't feature "blocks with feet running around."
Gaming

Square Enix’s ‘Adventures of Mana’ makes a surprise appearance on PS Vita

Square Enix's throwback action-RPG Adventures of Mana is now available for download on the PlayStation Vita in North America and Europe, arriving as an unannounced surprise for series die-hards.
Gaming

If you play ‘Overwatch’ you need to know these top 5 basic tips 4:06

Are you new to the hit first-person shooter game "Overwatch" or just simply looking to get better? Take your game to the next level with these five basic tips.
Gaming

Speed kills if you're playing as Tracer in 'Overwatch'

Tracer is 'Overwatch's' slippery, speedy shooter, and she can be too fast to handle sometimes. Make your enemies tremble and take advantage of these five Tracer tips to win with the cavalry's girl every time.