Steam Is Buckling Under Steam Deck Pre-Orders

Steam Is Buckling Under Steam Deck Pre-Orders

Steam, Valve’s online gaming storefront, is buckling under the pressure of gamers rushing to reserve the Steam Deck, its upcoming handheld gaming device that will ship in December starting at $399. Social media is awash with reports of crashes, the site not accepting credit cards, and people being told they’re trying too many times and…

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China's Digital Yuan Soars Past $5.3 Billion in Transactions As Bitcoin Plummets

China’s Digital Yuan Soars Past $5.3 Billion in Transactions As Bitcoin Plummets

Today, the People’s Bank of China (PBOC) announced the country’s digital currency, e-CNY, has surpassed more than $5.3 billion (34.5 billion yuan) in transactions amid increased restrictions on the mining and usage of cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin. That amount was spread across more than 70.7 million transactions, PBOC said, between the 20.8 million individuals and 3.5…

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AMD Launches Radeon RX 6900 XT Liquid Cooled

AMD’s Radeon RX 6900 XT LC Takes RDNA2 to the Max

German site PCGamesHardware managed to lay their hands on AMD’s Radeon RX 6900 XT Liquid Cooled graphics cards that is exclusively available from select system builders and will not be sold in retail. The card features slightly higher clocks than originally advertised and therefore its performance is a bit higher than one might think. But is it radically…

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