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NVIDIA Promises To Intentionally Throttle RTX 3060’s Crypto Mining Performance, Assures ‘GeForce Is Made for Gaming’

NVIDIA has promised that the latest Ampere-based GeForce RTX 3060 Graphics Cards will remain a preferred choice for gamers. The GPU maker will intentionally throttle the Graphics Card’s performance if used for Mining Cryptocurrency. ‘GeForce Is Made for Gaming’, and not for other purposes, announced NVIDIA. The company’s GeForce RTX…

Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War “Outbreak” Zombies Mode Confirmed

After an accidental leak earlier today, Activision has now revealed everything coming to Call of Duty in the upcoming season two update. In addition to the usual new weapons, game modes, and operators, the next seasonal update introduces Outbreak, a “new, large-scale zombies experience”. Outbreak “Continuing the Dark Aether story,…

Dead By Daylight Shares Update on Chat Filter and Colorblind Modes

Last year, asymmetrical 4v1 survival horror Dead By Daylight kicked off The Realm Beyond, a project which aims to improve the game in many ways. Four updates later, developer Behavior Interactive put out an update post today confirming that “we’re halfway there”. The ambitious project has to-date done a lot…

Valheim Developer Shares Preview of the Upcoming Updates

Earlier this month, survival and exploration game Valheim launched and has since been the talk of the town. Following a successful launch, developer Iron Gate shared what it has planned for the game in the form of a roadmap. Although details were slim, the studio revealed it had four major…

New Valorant Patch 2.03 Nerfs Reyna, Buffs Yoru

A series of balance changes for agents and weapons are coming to Valorant as part of its latest update. Patch 2.03 for Riot Games’ competitive first-person shooter delivers much-needed nerfs and buffs to Reyna and Yoru, respectively. Additionally, the new update marks the release of Escalation, the game’s first limited-time…

Rumor: Rainbow Six Siege Adding New Secondary Weapon That Fires Explosives Bullets

With the reveal of Rainbow Six Siege Operation Crimson Heist imminent, most of the leaks and datamined information from last year appears to be accurate. Details about the new Argentinian attacking operator Flores and his gadget have been uncovered, though it seems Ubisoft has something unique planned for other attackers…

Valorant’s New Escalation Game Mode is a Gun-Game Inspired “Quick, Low-Stress Team Deathmatch”

Valorant, the competitive first-person hero shooter by Riot Games, is getting an entirely new game mode. Inspired by the classic gun-game, Escalation is a “casual, fast-paced mode designed for fun social play and perfect for encouraging players to practice with new weapons” that will be available for free with patch…

Microsoft Flight Simulator’s Latest Free Update Upgrades UK and Ireland

After a minor delay, Microsoft Flight Simulator’s World Update is out now for free. Initially scheduled for release last month, the highly-anticipated upgrade to United Kingdom and Ireland was delayed to between February 9th and February 11th. Although the team missed that window by a little bit, the new update…

Rainbow Six Siege Heads Into Year 6 With Operation Crimson Heist

Closing out year 5, Rainbow Six Siege just got its first teaser for the next operation. As with all seasonal updates, our first teaser is a short look at the new operator that is coming with Operation Crimson Heist, check it out: Getting the job done can sometimes require a…

Rainbow Six “Parasite” is Actually a Placeholder, Official Name to be Revealed Soon

Update A statement from Ubisoft to PCGamesN confirms that Parasite is merely a placeholder, though a name change is coming. “While we recently shared that we will be changing the name of Rainbow Six Quarantine, ‘Parasite’ is only a placeholder that our internal teams use. Recently, we ran an internal…

Why Google is Unlikely to Kill Stadia Anytime Soon

Google has a rapport for killing many of its products, we all know the big ones but the list really is endless. With the recent closure of all First Party Stadia game studios, many people hypothesize, this is beginning of the end for Stadia. The cloud gaming service from google…

Qualcomm Snapdragon X65 5G Modem-RF System Can Offer 10Gbps Connection Speeds

Qualcomm has announced the Snapdragon X65 5G Modem-RF System for smartphones and mobile computing devices. It’s the company’s fourth-generation 5G modem, and the first one to potentially breach 10 Gbps speeds. After Snapdragon X50, X55, and X60, Qualcomm has announced the Snapdragon X65 5G Modem. However, alongside the X65, the…

Nvidia may Launch the RTX 3060 Graphics Card on February 25th at $329 MSRP

Around two months ago, Nvidia introduced the first mid-range Ampere graphics cards. The RTX 3060Ti promised to tackle the new consoles at an MSRP of 399 USD. Of course, finding the card at its MSRP is rare these days, but it offers the best in class performance per dollar (at…

A Whole Bunch of Images of the OnePlus 9 Pro leaked, Thanks to Dave2D

Rumors and leaks surrounding the upcoming OnePlus 9 series have been around for a while now. The leaks and images of the upcoming devices have been mostly about the vanilla OnePlus 9. It can be seen in the images below that the display is flat and the camera system on…

Google to Consider implementing a dwarfed version of Apple’s Anti-tracking feature for Android

Apple has manifested itself as the biggest proponent of privacy in this age of targeted advertising. It allowed the users of both iOS and macOS devices to choose the amount of information (location, browsing history, etc) that they want to share with the programs and applications on their devices. In…

Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time Delayed to a Future, Unannounced Date

Picture this: you’re laid back, a pandemic isn’t recking havoc throughout the world, it is 2003 and your just playing Prince of Persia. To be precise, that is the Prince of Persia: Sands of time. The game was a massive hit and for PS2 owners, a dream come true. Not…

Cyberpunk’s New Hotfix 1.12 is now available on PC

All of us can agree that the launch of the most anticipated game of 2020 Cyberpunk 2077 could have been better. Both players and CDPR management who wanted to release the game as soon as possible are to blame for the state of the game at launch. After the launch,…

Xiaomi Announces New Futuristic Design: Curved Glass All Over With No Ports

We’re devoid of any smartphone innovation of late. The companies that used to break ground with their innovations like Samsung and Apple have grounded themselves. Those typical cuboidal designs simply do not scream “wow” anymore. Perhaps this conformity has allowed other companies to exploit the vast evolution of technology. We…

Microsoft Viva Is The New Way Employee Experience Platform That Unites Several Resources and Communication Tools

Organizations regularly need employee development and training, benefits and wellbeing, and a whole host of employee experience technologies. To address the growing need for a unified platform that offers these resources and communication tools, Microsoft has come up with ‘Microsoft Viva’. The platform is essentially a comprehensive Employee Experience Platform…

Apple’s Premium VR Glasses Could Support Two 8K displays and a Price Tag Up to Around $3000!

By now, we know Apple plans on coming out with its smart glasses eventually. There have been rumours and bits of news here and there. Not to mention, we also know that the company would be transitioning into the realm of VR and AR slowly, paving its way from a…

Epic’s Free Games Weekly Streak is still Going Strong, Metro Last Light Redux up for grabs

Epic Games Store was that one guilty secret that everyone had but no one admitted. It tried to bring the ‘Game Console’ practices to the PC market which was not welcomed by the community. It tried to force its way into our desktops by giving away free games every week.…

Google Makes Testing and Integration of Google Pay With Test Suite API That Includes Trial Credit Cards

Google is offering a way to test the development and integration of Google Pay within eCommerce platforms. The search giant has created a group that offers the Test Suite API. The group also makes trial Credit Cards and other related information available for testing and integration purposes. Any website, particularly…

Instagram Looking to Prevent Users From Sharing Posts on Their Stories

Instagram has probably taken over Facebook when it comes to a platform people use to scroll through. After all, if you look at your screen usage, you’ll see these apps taking up most of the time. People would be scrolling through posts on their feed or skipping through stories. While…

Apple Invests Huge Money in Kia To Push Forward Towards the Apple Car

The concept of an Apple Car seemed pretty farfetched a couple of years ago. Recently, though, the company has been involved in a number of rumours sealing this idea. While reports state that the project may be in the pipeline, we may not see an end product for another couple…

Mass Effect Legendary Edition Developer Outlines New Features

Bioware’s revamp to the Mass Effect trilogy was announced back in November with a release window for spring 2021. Following some leaks, Mass Effect Legendary Edition is now ready for launch on March 14th, 2021 for both Origin and Steam. The Mass Effect Legendary Edition game page confirmed that the…