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The Linux-powered Ataribox pre-order launch has been 'officially paused'

By liamdawe, 14 December 2017 at 2:41 pm UTC (23 Comments)
*sniff* do you smell that? It has a certain fishy aroma to it. The Ataribox IndieGoGo launch is now 'officially paused'.

The Linux-powered Ataribox will be available to pre-order on December 14th

By liamdawe, 11 December 2017 at 3:32 pm UTC (31 Comments)
I'm quite unclear on just what's going on with the Linux-powered retro console, but the Ataribox is going up for limited pre-orders on December 14th.

The Linux-powered Ataribox Joystick has been revealed, looks delightfully retro and rather stylish

By liamdawe, 27 November 2017 at 1:59 pm UTC (70 Comments)
Remember the Ataribox? The Linux-powered retro console that will turn to crowdfunding sometime soon just had the reveal of their Joystick.

One dedicated gamer made a SteamOS tabletop 'car-cade' for DiRT Rally

By liamdawe, 15 November 2017 at 9:10 pm UTC (10 Comments)
I love seeing what people have been able to do with SteamOS and this might just be the most amusing. One dedicated gamer made their very own SteamOS tabletop car-cade to play DiRT Rally.

Intel announce a new CPU with AMD graphics and HBM2 memory

By liamdawe, 6 November 2017 at 3:56 pm UTC (39 Comments)
This is rather fun news, Intel have announced a new CPU that will utilize AMD graphics with HBM2 memory.

Open source gamepad config tool 'SC Controller' has a pre-release to support more gamepads

By liamdawe, 28 September 2017 at 8:55 am UTC (21 Comments)
SC Controller is the rather fantastic open source configuration tool for the Steam Controller, only now it's expanding to cover more gamepads.

Atari are launching a new gaming system, the 'Ataribox' and it runs Linux

By liamdawe, 26 September 2017 at 9:44 am UTC (121 Comments)
Another Linux-based gaming system is coming, this time from Atari. The Ataribox will run on an AMD processor and it sounds quite interesting.

Setting a primary monitor for launching games in a dual monitor rig

By scaine, 19 September 2017 at 8:04 pm UTC (38 Comments)
If you have two monitors, launching games can be a bit hit or miss as to where they end up. Here's a way that you might take some of the pain out of simple gaming on a dual monitor set up.

Valve put the Steam Controller and Steam Link on a big sale again

By liamdawe, 31 August 2017 at 6:50 pm UTC (39 Comments)
Still haven't picked up a Steam Controller or Steam Link? This latest sale might tempt you to do so as they're cheap.

Entroware have unleashed Zeus, a powerful new "Ultra Mobile" Linux laptop

By liamdawe, 25 August 2017 at 1:54 pm UTC (10 Comments)
In the market for a pricey and powerful laptop? Zeus has descended from the heavens for your Linux needs.

The HTC Vive just had a price cut, VR just became a little more accessible

By liamdawe, 21 August 2017 at 1:07 pm UTC (36 Comments)
Virtual Reality just became a little more accessible, as the HTC Vive has had what looks like a permanent price cut!

AMD RX Vega GPUs released along with a new AMDGPU-PRO Driver

By liamdawe, 14 August 2017 at 4:09 pm UTC (25 Comments)
The brand new line of AMD GPUs are upon us, with the release of AMD RX Vega along with a new AMDGPU-PRO Driver.

The new Entroware Hybris could make a reasonable Linux gaming laptop

By liamdawe, 28 June 2017 at 10:56 am UTC (22 Comments)
Entroware, the UK-based Linux hardware vendor have released two newer laptops and one of them could be a reasonable gaming unit.

Valve's Knuckles VR controller looks pretty decent, dev kits going out

By liamdawe, 22 June 2017 at 7:14 pm UTC (13 Comments)
Valve have released in public a quick start guide for their new VR Knuckles controllers, they look pretty good.

The Steam Link & Steam Controller are on sale on Amazon & GAME

By liamdawe, 22 June 2017 at 2:14 pm UTC (20 Comments)
For those hardware enthusiasts looking for a cheap purchase, you might want to know that Amazon and GAME have discounted the Steam Link and Steam Controller. ARTICLE UPDATED.
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