Archive for June, 2008

Lapwork’s desk lets you game away from your desk

Lapwork’s desk lets you game away from your desk

I have a tendency to enjoy my daily blogging at very random locations throughout the house. It just depends on my mood. Typically I enjoy my desk, due to my monitor setup and my very comfortable desk chair. However, the couch occasionally wins me over and I end up in the living room with my laptop lying on my lap.

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Guitar Hero: Aerosmith tracks revealed

Guitar Hero: Aerosmith tracks revealed

While I've been a little worried about having a Guitar Hero expansion that focuses on a single band, I am looking forward to the Aerosmith game. I love me some classic rock, and there are plenty of good tracks to choose from. Speaking of tracks, we finally have access to the entire set list for the game. Hit the jump and check it out.

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Crysis Warhead to play well even on budget PCs

Crysis Warhead to play well even on budget PCs

When Crysis was released, it raised the bar for gaming graphics on a PC. Of course this also made it the tool which gamers used to measure their PC's performance. I'd venture to guess that most gamers still can't play the game on anything better than medium, which means that many people are wondering how Crysis Warhead will play.

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SlashGear Review – Wolfking Warrior XXtreme gaming keyboard

SlashGear Review – Wolfking Warrior XXtreme gaming keyboard

Gamers are used, by now, to manufacturers telling them they need a specific keyboard in order to unlock their maximum play potential.  Sometimes that means colored keys, other times it's easy to program macros, and occasionally - as in the case of the Wolfking Warrior XXtreme we're looking at today - it's a whole new layout.  Like other ergonomic 'boards, the Warrior XXtreme promises its alternative key arrangement helps your fingers work faster; more specifically, though, it's aimed at keen FPS, RPG and RTS gamers.

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Cannon PC demo six CableCARD recording on Media Center PC

Cannon PC demo six CableCARD recording on Media Center PC

Bad news if you're the sort of person who starts feeling guilty at having recorded dozens of shows but not actually watched any of them: Cannon PC have just released a demo video of their latest Windows Media Center mod, simultaneously recording six high-definition programs via six separate CableCARDs.  If you're not familiar with Media Center, you might not see why that's special; not only does the OS only natively support two CableCARDs, but usually gobbling up all that HD footage would quickly gobble up all your CPU cycles.

Check out the demo video after the cut

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