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Maximum PC Needs an Associate Editor

Maximum PC needs an Associate Editor! Is it your dream to get paid to write about PC hardware? If you are an aspiring journalist who wants to write clean copy for Maximum PC, now’s your chance to get your foot in the door as an Associate Editor. Ideal candidates should: Be well-versed in the PC hardware/software scene Have writing/reporting abilities ... Read More »

Tesoro Launches New Website


Gaming peripheral manufacturer Tesoro has relaunched their website with a new slick design made for a more convenient navigation and easy access to information, specifications, images and video overviews of various Tesoro products. The site is also tightly integrated into various social media outlets so sharing information is just a single click away. For more information, check out the official ... Read More »

PowerColor “Name our Babies” Graphics Card Giveaway


PowerColor has an interesting giveaway for creative types and has asked the public to suggest interesting names for their graphics card series. The prizes are pretty sweet and up for grabs are three PCS+ R9 290X  for the grand prizes (three different winners) and three Devil R9 270X for second place winners (for a total of six).  Contest begins November ... Read More »

NVIDIA Asks: What is #Greenbox ?


While blurred out images are not foreign to me, especially when browsing Japanese websites, an interesting image popped up on my Twitter feed with the hashtag #greenbox. It is preceeded with the question of what could this upcoming NVIDIA Shield related object be. Is it a new device? Is it a gaming bundle? What is inside the box? Is it ... Read More »

AMD Bundles Civilization Beyond Earth with R9 290 Series Video Cards

Civilization Beyond Earth AMD Bundle

Users who purchase an AMD Radeon R9 295X2, R9 290X and R9 290 graphics cards starting November 6, 2014 can qualify for a complimentary copy of Sid Meier’s Civilization: Beyond Earth, which takes advantage of the larger framebuffers offered by the R9 series. More information is available below from the official press release AMD Launches Exclusive Sid Meier’s Civilization®: Beyond ... Read More »

CPU Magazine Vol. 14 November Issue Now Available

CPU Magazine November 2014

Computer Power User magazine’s November issue has hit the shelves in both print and digital versions, covering Intel Extreme Masters tournament and featuring Bill Owen’s H.R. Giger “Biomechanical” Tribute Casemod. Other modding related articles in this month’s issue include water-cooling guide from EK, various LAN events and cable management covered in the Hard Hat Area segment. To subscribe to Computer ... Read More »

MathMilitary MARPAT Corsair 760T Mod

Corsair 760T MARPAT Mod

There are many military themed mods out there but French modder Mathieu “MathMilitary” Delsuc is unique in that he intends to bridge the gap between the rugged military aesthetic with sleek modernity and clean functionality. Using a Corsair 760T full-tower case, Mathieu has built a water-cooled system that is steeped in style inspired by US marine digital camo patterns. Modder ... Read More »

AMD Appoints Dr. Lisa Su as Chief Executive Officer


Replacing Rory Read, former Chief Operating Officer Dr. Lisa Su is now appointed as AMD’s Chief Executive Officer. Dr. Su is an engineer with extensive semi-conductor experience so it is an interesting move on AMD’s part and can be viewed as a step forward in advancing their technology once again after Read’s appointment in 2011 whose primary focus was stabilizing ... Read More »