WD rebrands its Red hard drives after getting hit with a lawsuit

Several hard drive makers have been under fire for quietly replacing some HDD models with ones that use a technology called shingled magnetic recording (SMR) instead of conventional magnetic recording (CMR). SMR drives generally do not perform as well, particularly in...

Red Dead Redemption 2 shown running faster on Linux than Windows 10

Windows is still the best operating system for a gaming PC due to the widespread developer support (software and hardware) and sheer number of games available, but let’s give Linux its due. Gaming on Linux has improved leaps and bounds over the years. Some games...

Rockstar stops modders from spawning KKK members in Red Dead Online

Rockstar’s multiplayer Wild West-fest Red Dead Online, like the older GTA Online, has its fair share of hackers. Sometimes they do funny things, like turning into two-headed skeletons and punching out cowboys, or messing with Chris in various ways. Other times,...