Review: The Stanley Parable

The Stanley Parable is a stand-alone remake of a Source game engine mod by the same name developed and released by Davey Wreden in 2011.

Shovel Knight being delayed until 2014
Dec 2nd 2013 at 7:39 p.m.

Shovel Knight, the Kickstarter game from Yacht Club Games that I can't help waiting for, has slipped until 2014.

Windows 8 bringing back the Start button and what I learned from Jensen Harris
Apr 23rd 2013 at 11:52 a.m.

Microsoft announced that the Start button is coming back, and how that led me to a User Experience video from Microsoft PM Jensen Harris

Office 2013 has its head in the Cloud
Jan 30th 2013 at 1:05 a.m.

So my company had a deal recently where you could get Office 2013 from the Home Use Program that Microsoft puts on.  You get Access, Excel, InfoPath,

Who is John McAfee?
Dec 7th 2012 at 3:22 a.m.

Over the past month a strange story has been percolating about former antivirus software icon John McAfee and his new life in Belize.  McAfee is currently…

Windows 8 Quick Look
May 31st 2012 at 7:27 p.m.

Will and Norm over at have provided a 15 minute look at the Release Preview of the upcoming Windows 8, complete with full Metro UI implementation….

Kinect comes to Windows in 2012
Nov 4th 2011 at 7:42 p.m.

Microsoft development team has unofficially announced that Kinect will officially be a Windows supported device in 2012, with Windows + Kinect. That is about…

MSI Graphics Card Fan helps fight dust bunnies
Sep 14th 2011 at 1:51 a.m.

Ah, the inside of a PC case.  A place of horror, where a million surfaces collect a billion dust particles that rob your computer of power. MSI is trying to…

Razer introduces $2800 of portable gaming goodness
Aug 27th 2011 at 3:33 a.m.

Razer's "PC Gaming is not dead" campaign ended today with the announcement of the Razer Blade , a $2800 gaming laptop featuring a multitouch LCD display…

Destructoid's gorgeous (and dark) QuakeCon PC gallery
Aug 10th 2011 at 10:55 a.m.

If you're into case porn as much as me, then you should enjoy this gallery of case images from the latest Quake-Con Bring Your Own Computer room.  While most…

Lego case for folding farm PC
Jul 19th 2011 at 11:59 a.m.

When Mike Schropp wanted to build himself a new folding machine, he turned to Lego for the case . The machine has three motherboards running i7 processors,…

Boston College professor helps make computers accessible
Apr 6th 2011 at 11:53 a.m.

One of the panels we attended at PAXEast this year concerned what it was like for people with disabilities to try to enjoy gaming, or even use computers in…

Build day
Dec 18th 2010 at 2:02 p.m.

So I bought this into which I'm putting these: (Sorry for the cell phone pics). So today I'll be building a new PC.  I hope to shoot some video to post here…

PC and XBox in one? That sounds inter... HOLY CRAP $7699?!?!
Sep 8th 2010 at 12:11 a.m.

Engadget reports on Origin PC's The Big O , which features a liquid-cooled gaming PC and XBox 360 all in one massive enclosure.  For $7,699 you get an

Approaching geek force 5
Aug 27th 2010 at 1:49 a.m.

Hey everyone just wanted to say a quick blurb that I haven't been posting a lot because I decided to take the plunge and set up Ubuntu server at home for the…

When was the last time you really thought about PC protection?
Jun 2nd 2010 at 3:19 a.m.

Welcome to 2010.  There is a decade between us and the 90's.  Your PC has grown up and has developed a rather intimate relationship with the Internet.  This…

Altair computer inspired case build
Apr 28th 2010 at 11:05 a.m.

Geeks love customization. There are few things more satisfying than taking something that is a basic design and making it your own, or even better making…

Datacenter cooling enters the 21st century
Nov 30th 1999 at midnight

For anyone familiar with enterprise technology (or anyone who's watched a thriller movie featuring technology), the datacenter has a pretty standard look and…