5 Awesome Video Games to Time Travel Back to the Future

Full Article : Make Tech Easier – http://feeds.maketecheasier.com/~r/MakeTechEasier/~3/wDL94jrMmgY/ Time travel video games explore something that you have wished or even tried at some point – to go back in time. You’ve probably had times you wished you could change something in the past: a bad word, a lame comeback or … Read more

The Beginner’s Guide to Gaming on Mac

Full Article : Make Tech Easier – http://feeds.maketecheasier.com/~r/MakeTechEasier/~3/dTMB286iq14/ Gaming on macOS has never been a huge selling point. And considering how small the Mac market is in comparison to the PC market, few developers have provided native support for macOS. But macOS has more power as a gaming platform than … Read more

Steam drops Bitcoin payments, blaming high fees and volatility

Full Article : BetaNews – https://betanews.com/2017/12/07/steam-drops-bitcoin-payments/ While Bitcoin is growing in value and attracting more and more capital, it is hard to make a case for it as a payment method these days. Sure, you can buy things with Bitcoin, but fact of the matter is it lacks mainstream appeal … Read more

What Are “Loot Boxes” in Games, and Why Are They Controversial?

Full Article : Make Tech Easier – http://feeds.maketecheasier.com/~r/MakeTechEasier/~3/2g42z6mu4Ow/ Recently, there’s been a big spike in people talking about “loot boxes” in video games. Several countries are calling for their removal, and Belgium is currently on the road to banning them altogether. With people throwing around words such as “gambling” and … Read more

Downsampling: How to Overclock Your Screen Resolution For Gaming

Full Article : Make Tech Easier – http://feeds.maketecheasier.com/~r/MakeTechEasier/~3/At1uu-Evc9w/ Ever look at your screen and wish you could just crank a little bit more resolution out of it than it’s physically capable of? Sounds like a pipedream, but the reality is that you can crank more resolution out of it using a … Read more

How to Run Emulated Games Directly on Steam (and Steam Link)

Full Article : Make Tech Easier – http://feeds.maketecheasier.com/~r/MakeTechEasier/~3/e0qKqoHYbSc/ We’ve already written about how you can stream non-Steam games and your desktop using Steam Link, but running a console emulator through the streaming box – and Steam in general – is a little more of a challenge, so we’re going to … Read more

The Best Open-Source Games You Can Play on Linux

Full Article : Make Tech Easier – http://feeds.maketecheasier.com/~r/MakeTechEasier/~3/r_Hhl3yOCNs/ Despite PC gaming being big business, Linux users have often been left to rot in gaming obscurity. With Triple A publishers favoring operating systems with bigger market shares, gaming on a Linux machine has been underwhelming to say the least. However, this … Read more

How to Find and Change Your Steam ID

Full Article : Make Tech Easier – http://feeds.maketecheasier.com/~r/MakeTechEasier/~3/Efm6Jcfps0Y/ Knowing your Steam ID is essential if you want to link your account to third-party sites that give you usage information, organize your library and so on. Thanks to one of these sites, I’ve discovered that I’m going on 2000 hours of … Read more

High Price Undercuts Microsoft’s Xbox One X Mic Drop

Full Article : TechNewsWorld – http://www.technewsworld.com/story/84938.html?rss=1 Microsoft has released its long-anticipated and much-hyped Xbox One X console, promising to push the boundaries of modern gaming and video entertainment. The Xbox One X is the most powerful console in the world, with up to 40 percent more power than existing devices … Read more

Call of Duty WWII Kicks Off Holiday Season With a Bang

Full Article : TechNewsWorld – http://www.technewsworld.com/story/84933.html?rss=1 Activision’s Call of Duty WWII has made its long-awaited debut with a splash, kicking off what is expected to be a robust holiday season for the gaming industry. The most anticipated multiplatform title of the season, based on the Nielsen Game Rank, Call of … Read more

Google’s SwiftShader Released

Full Article : LinuxJournal – http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/LinuxJournal-BreakingNews/~3/m_0xBSiaTpU/googles-swiftshader-released Year by year, plain-old HTML 5 websites are becoming fancier, and right now, the home entertainment world is buzzing about VR and 3D. But most sites are missing the boat; they have no 3D content. Well, that’s about to change. more>>

Sony Settles in Linux Battle

Full Article : LinuxJournal – http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/LinuxJournal-BreakingNews/~3/XpothRRq-Nc/sony-settles-linux-battle When Sony released its PlayStation 3 console in 2006, most fans were excited by the enhanced graphics and processing power, but a small (yet significant) group of buyers was excited about an entirely different feature. more>>