Renowned Explorers Expands With More To Explore

Renowned Explorers: International Society was one of the finest strategy roguelikes (that also happened to feel vaguely boardgamey) released in 2015. Leading your band of merry explorers to fame and fortune was a delight, and developer Abbey Games kept adding new features for many months after release. The only thing the game was relatively light…

Myspace hack may be the largest breach ever

I haven’t logged into my Myspace account for over 10 years, but I did create it before June 11, 2013, which means my account login data – along with more 360 million other accounts – could be up for sale online. The OG social network’s parent company, Time, Inc., announced today that it was recently…

buying guide: Best gaming PC: 10 of the top rigs you can buy in 2016

Introduction Update: We’ve introduced a new addition to our buying guide, the Overclockers Titan Virtual Force! Read on to see why it should be one of your first stops in your search for VR-ready gaming hardware. PC gaming is currently in better shape than it has been for years. Software sales are up, and developers…

Microsoft Revamps Ventures for Startups

Microsoft has rebranded its Ventures group into a startup-focused initiative. (CCM) — On Monday, Microsoft announced the creation of a new early-stage investment group that will focus on startups in the cloud, security, and machine-learning markets. This new group will appropriate the Microsoft Ventures name, while the previous Microsoft Ventures entity, owned by the Developer…

Intel Unveils 10-Core Processor for VR

Intel has announced its next-generation Broadwell-E chip family, including a massive 10-core desktop processor. (CCM) — At the Computex trade show in Taipei on Monday, Intel announced the launch of its new Core i7 Extreme Edition processor which it claims will "transform the way people play, work and create." This processor is a first-of-its-kind 10-core…

BBC Commercializes Raspberry Pi Rival

In March, the BBC released the micro:bit as part of an educational initiative, and now, the mini PC is going public. (CCM) — This week, the BBC announced that its pocket-sized codeable computer, the BBC micro:bit, is now available commercially, starting at roughly $22 or £12.99 for a single micro:bit. The micro:bit is already available…

Updated: The best cheap MacBook deals in June 2016

If you’re looking for the best cheap MacBook deals, you’ve come to the right place. The decision of whether you should buy a new MacBook is a simple one: does it play to your strengths? Perhaps you need the lightest and most portable OS X machine out there today, one with good battery life. Maybe…

Updated: The best Chromecast deals in June 2016

The Google Chromecast is one of the most useful and innovative gadgets of the last few years. And if you’re looking to pick one up for the cheapest possible price, you’ve come to the right place! The Chromecast is not only super functional, useful and easy to use but it’s also dazzlingly cheap – what’s…

Updated: The best Windows 10 deals in June 2016

Windows 10 is free for anyone who wants to upgrade an existing PC or laptop from Windows 7 or Windows 8.1. Simply download from the Microsoft site and off you go! However, if you’re building a brand new system or want to install Windows 10 on a device that doesn’t already have Windows 7 or…

Siralim 2 Wants You To Catch Them All (And Then Some)

Siralim 2 is a procedurally generated RPG with light roguelike elements. You take on the role of a mage who summons powerful creatures to fight in his stead. The game includes over 500 different creatures to summon, each with their own unique abilities that drastically change the way the game is played. Despite sounding like…