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Surface Out, Lumia In: Microsoft Rebranding Rumors

by Alex Androskion June 28, 2014
Microsoft is wrapping up negotiations to use the Nokia and Lumia brands for their own hardware devices, according to EVLeaks. If the rumor is true, Microsoft intends to replace their handset branding with “Nokia by Microsoft” and the Surface branding with Lumia branding.

Android TV Already Seeing Support From Devs

by James Marshon June 27, 2014
Despite only being announced in the past 48 hours many developers have already announced their support for Google’s Android TV platform.

A38 Bluetooth Headset

Astro Gaming’s A38 Bluetooth Headset is a Thing of Beauty

by 8 Bit Briton June 27, 2014
Proving themselves once again the leaders in the bluetooth wireless tech industry, Astro Gaming won us over at E3 this year with their new A38 Bluetooth Headset.


Google I/O | Android ‘L’ Update Unveiled

by James Marshon June 26, 2014
Google have unveiled their Android ‘L‘ update, calling it a radical design overhaul. Their new ‘Material design’ will be consistent across all platforms: Chrome, Android and Google websites and services.
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Original Xbox 360 Controller Devs Acquired By Oculus

by Chris Calasahanon June 25, 2014
The development team known for developing the Xbox 360 controller & Xbox Kinect, Carbon Design, has been acquired by Oculus.

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Google to Unveil New Version of Android at I/O

by James Marshon June 24, 2014
Business Insider claims to have a source saying that the next version of Android will be unveiled at Google I/O sometime tomorrow.

Turtle Beach E3 2014

Turtle Beach’s Elite 800 & Stealth 500x Bring DTS Headphone:X Technology to Next Gen Consoles

by 8 Bit Briton June 24, 2014
Turtle Beach showed us their lineup of headsets at E3 2014; we of course had a peek at their next-gen DTS Headphone: headsets.

Evil Controllers Will Be Making Custom GameCube Controllers For Super Smash Bros.

by Chanté Goodmanon June 20, 2014
Evil Controllers has two pieces of big news to share with fans, one of which is their lineup of custom Nintendo GameCube controllers to celebrate the launch of the upcoming Super Smash Bros. game.


E3 2014 | Monoprice Has New 4K Monitors, Aims to Make Them “Accessible”

by Breezyon June 18, 2014
At long last Monoprice has decided to take the plunge and enter the realm of computer monitors, and in a not so timid way. Later this year around the third fiscal quarter, Monoprice will be releasing two monitors.

New FutureMark Benchmarking Tool Stuns and Amazes

by Breezyon June 13, 2014
With E3 2014 occupying the game industry all week, FutureMark; Creators of 3DMark (a PC Benchmarking tool) tried to stealthily launch a new benchmarking app that’s capable of testing those computer rigs out there that are rocking DirectX11 GPU’s!

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E3 2014 | Turtle Beach Unshells New Headsets

by Brian Murphyon June 9, 2014
Turtle Beach is one of the most well known names in gaming headsets, constantly delivering new headsets for various needs of the gaming community; and this E3 they’re at it again.
The SteelSeries Sentry attached to a monitor.

E3 2014 | SteelSeries Announces the Sentry Eye Tracker; Your Eye is the Controller

by Brian Murphyon June 9, 2014
Competitive gaming has become more and more prominent in recent years. And with competitive gaming earning recognition as a professional sport in 2013, that’s unlikely to change. Unfortunately there’s no standardized method of training for to-be professional gamers, but that’s about to change with the Sentry Eye Tracker.

A front view of the SteelSeries Stratus XL

E3 2014 | SteelSeries Unleashes the Stratus XL, A Full-Sized Grown Up iOS Controller

by Brian Murphyon June 9, 2014
Mobile gaming can sometimes be a real pain. Sure it’s convenient to pull out a cell phone a play a quick game of Angry Birds. But there are so many different mobile games that could really use a controller, and SteelSeries wants to be your solution.