1. AlphaAtlas

    German Court Upholds Paid Amazon Review Case

    Representing another win in the fight against paid reviews, a recent report claims that a German court upheld an Amazon case against undisclosed, paid reviews on their site. The provider supposedly offered 3rd party Amazon sellers positive reviews in exchange for some sort of compensation, such...
  2. AlphaAtlas

    FTC Fines Amazon Merchant $12.8 Million for Fake Advertising and Paid Reviews

    Yesterday, the U.S. Federal Trade Commission announced what it says is "its first case challenging a marketer's use of fake paid reviews on an independent retail website." The FTC claims that Cure Encapsulations, Inc. paid third party reviewers to write and post fake reviews on Amazon, and that...
  3. AlphaAtlas

    Post Release Reviews of Anthem are Still Mixed

    Anthem had a rather complicated release schedule, so complicated that EA had to publish a 4 by 5 chart just to let players figure out when they can play the game. But as of February 22nd, Anthem is out for pretty much everyone, and the gaming press has had a whole weekend and a few weekdays to...
  4. AlphaAtlas

    AdoredTV Reviews the Radeon VII

    AdoredTV just posted their review of the Radeon VII. In terms of performance, AdoredTV's results line up with reviews that went up earlier, generally besting the liquid cooled Vega 64 and achieving parity with the GTX 1080 TI and RTX 2080, depending on the title and settings. But what really...
  5. AlphaAtlas

    Hardware Unboxed Considers Ending Day One GeForce Coverage

    RTX 2060 reviews are up across the web, or at least they are on sites that signed Nvidia's NDA. But Steve Walton of Hardware Unboxed, who also writes some of TechSpot's hardware reviews, just posted an update to their RTX 2060 coverage. Apparently, Hardware Unboxed still hasn't received the RTX...
  6. AlphaAtlas

    Amazon is Cracking Down on Top Reviewers

    According to a report by Business Insider, Amazon is cracking down on reviewers that abuse their system. Previous reports by the publication dove into the "underground subculture that trades reviews for deals," and apparently, Amazon has had enough. A whole subreddit full of top reviewers...
  7. DooKey

    Valve Throws Insel Games off of Steam for Manipulating Game Reviews

    The Valve folks have kicked game developer Insel Games off of Steam for manipulating game reviews. Apparently, a redditor posted an internal email from the CEO that encouraged his employees to review their games on Steam. Valve investigated the issue and booted Insel Games. Moral of the story...
  8. FrgMstr

    AMD Ryzen 3 Reviews

    AMD Ryzen 3 1300X & 1200 Performance Review @ Hardware Canucks AMD Ryzen R3 CPUs @ LAN OC Reviews AMD Ryzen 3 Series Review @ Mad Shrimps AMD Ryzen 3 1200 3.1 GHz @ Tech Power Up AMD Ryzen 3 1300X 3.4 GHz @ Tech Power Up AMD's Ryzen 3 1300X and Ryzen 3 1200 CPUs reviewed @ Tech Report AMD Ryzen...
  9. N

    EVGA P2 650w vs 750w?

    Good morning PSU masters I plan on buying either an evga supernova p2 650 or 750. For gaming with a gtx 1080ti, 650w is enough so either will be fine. However I have a couple of doubts because both of them are priced exactly the same ($120), and some review sites say that either model 650, 750...