Category:  Tech

By , September 17, 2014, @ 2:30 pm 3 News, PC, Tech, Xbox

Microsoft have revealed that they have specifically designed an Xbox One controller for use with Windows 7, Windows 8 and, we’re guessing with a preview build about to release, Windows 9 PCs. Last year, drivers that allow for basic compatibility… Read More »

By , September 12, 2014, @ 2:30 pm 11 News, PC, Screenshots, Tech

Those of you with good a memory will remember we posted leaked screenshots a while ago of what appears to be the next Windows instalment, Windows 9, followed by news that a preview of said Windows iteration would arrive this… Read More »

By , September 11, 2014, @ 12:00 pm 28 Mobile, News, Tech

Yesterday, Apple announced the next generation of the iPhone, the iPhone 6, and hipsters all around the world lost their minds for a few seconds. So how does it stack up? Will its hardware allow for a new generation of… Read More »

By , September 9, 2014, @ 12:30 pm 7 News, PC, Tech

To celebrate KFC’s 30th birthday, KFC is launching chicken themed PC peripherals, or what we’d call gaming gear, in Japan. This finger-licking-good gear includes a keyboard with chicken pieces as letters, a K, F and C (from the logo), plus… Read More »

By , September 5, 2014, @ 3:00 pm 6 News, PC, Tech

Virtual reality seems to be the next big thing in gaming, and the Oculus Rift is currently leading the pack in terms of hype. Unfortunately, it seems like this tech will come at a hefty price tag. Coming from OVR’s… Read More »

By , September 4, 2014, @ 3:00 pm 23 Mobile, News, PS, Tech

Sony’s new Xperia Z3 line of Tablets will feature, among a number of things we’re sure, remote play with the PS4. Once connected to the PS4 via Wi-Fi, an Xperia Z3 tablet is capable of playing your PS4 games, though… Read More »

By , September 1, 2014, @ 8:00 am 3 News, Nintendo, Tech, Video

The big-N’s seemingly out of the blue Nintendo Direct (essentially a mini-announcement video) last week dropped two massive bombshells on the gaming world. Two new 3DS models, simply entitled “The New 3DS and 3DS XL”, will see a retail release sometime… Read More »

By , August 22, 2014, @ 1:30 pm 20 News, Tech

Attention all Telkom internet users: Telkom has announced, this week, in a press statement that it is enforcing the Fair Usage Policy on their users. What it essentially means is that users whose downloads exceed a predetermined cap will be… Read More »

By , August 22, 2014, @ 8:00 am 7 News, PC, Tech

As is the trend with Microsoft operating systems, every second OS either sucks or is splendid (depending on the OS you start counting from). So it’s only appropriate that Windows 9 finally provides us with a solid upgrade from Windows… Read More »

By , August 12, 2014, @ 8:00 am 3 News, PC, Tech

It was a little over a year ago today that Steam announced their grand plan to conquer the living room – Steam machines. While the idea arguably never gathered all that much traction (why buy a pre-built Steam machine when… Read More »

By , August 7, 2014, @ 1:30 pm 2 News, PC, PS, Tech, Video, Xbox

According to a Reddit user by the name of RoyAwesome, Valve has in all likelihood just launched the Source Engine 2. Should this prove to be true, and the “general consensus around the source reverse engineering community is that this… Read More »

By , July 29, 2014, @ 8:00 am 7 News, PC, Tech, Video

We at G3AR love giant monsters (who doesn’t) and, equally, we love giant robots, so watching the two facing off each other in last year’s rather excellent Pacific Rim had us giddy with excitement. Despite these two incredibly cool aspects,… Read More »