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Mad Catz gets its M.O.J.O. working, announces release date for micro-console

The controller manufacturer gets into the console business on December 10 for $249.

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Steam Controller

Valve's prototype Steam Machines skip AMD for Nvidia

Valve Software has revealed that 300 lucky beta testers will receive Steam Machines in a variety of configurations -- all based upon Nvidia graphics hardware.

Nvidia's outrageously high-end 'Battlebox' PCs focus on compromise-free 4K gaming

Nvidia's Battleboxes are the polar opposites of Valve's Steam Machines: big, bulky, and unabashedly high-end.

AMD, Nvidia ramp up Linux driver support after Valve's SteamOS announcement

The Linux-based SteamOS isn't even available yet but it's already making waves.

Nvidia Tegra Note paves way for more stylus-equipped tablets

Don't call it a reference design, but don't call the Nvidia Tegra note a retail product, either.

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Overclocking with liquid nitrogen

Five benchmarking world records bite the dust at the Intel Developer Forum

Expert overclockers use liquid nitrogen to push gaming rigs to the limit, setting all-new benchmarking records.

HP Envy Recline 27 Beats Special Edition

HP at IFA: Three new Envy all-in-ones, a liquid-cooled Envy Phoenix, and two displays

HP takes the wraps off four new consumer PCs and two displays in Berlin

Asus Zenbook UX301 Ultrabook

Asus demos two new Zenbooks, three Transformers, and an ultraportable laptop at IFA

New proudcts include Ultrabooks with Gorilla Glass lids, Windows/Android hybrids, and a budget-oriented ultraportable.

Dell XPS 8700 Special Edition's review: A little less performance for a lot less cash

No one will mistake this machine for boutique builder's product, but we have no complaints about its price/performance ratio.