XP is Officially Retiring Today, Which OS Will You be Upgrading to?

Well, it’s finally here: the dreaded day XP users have been fearing. Fill out our survey and let us know which OS you’ll be upgrading to.

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Newegg Sponsors 2014 Formula DRIFT Livestream and 2013 Champion Michael Essa

Round 1 of the Formula DRIFT Championship Series kicks off today and Newegg will be in the middle of all the action! Not only are we presenting the event’s official livestream, this year we’re also sponsoring 2013 Formula DRIFT Championship winner, Michael Essa. “Newegg is thrilled to sponsor Formula DRIFT’s Livestream broadcast again this year. […]

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Facebook is Using Drones to Bring the Internet to Millions of People

It’s been a busy couple of weeks for Mark Zuckerberg. A couple of days after buying Oculus VR for $2 billion, the social media mogul announced his Connectivity Lab campaign. The initiative’s goal is to use new aerospace and communications technologies to improve and extend Internet access for millions of people across the globe — […]

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Xbox Announces Free Games for the Month of April for Live Gold Subscribers

There are many perks to being an Xbox Gold Live member. For about $50 a year, subscribers are able to get the most out of their Xbox and have access to one of the most exciting entertainment networks in the world. Nearly 50 million people take advantage of Live Gold membership for its unrivaled multiplayer experience, […]

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Patent Trolls, They Fold Like a Cheap Suit When Faced With Trial

It’s often said that a dog’s bark is worse than its bite. Such is the case with patent trolls. Case in point: In mid-March, notorious patent troll Macrosolve voluntarily dismissed all claims against Newegg. This action follows its 2011 filing of more than 75 lawsuits in the Eastern District of Texas against companies in a […]

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R.I.P Windows XP, We Hardly Knew Ye

Unfortunately, this is not a cruel April Fool’s joke. Windows is really ending support for Windows XP on April 8, 2014 and there is nothing you can do about it. The world’s second most popular operating system will soon become extinct and it’s time to move on. Windows XP was released 13 years ago to […]

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Celebrate World Backup Day with Newegg

We’ve all been there: you’re typing away at your computer, finishing up something important, when all of a sudden the screen goes blank. At first you don’t panic because you think you’re imagining things. But the fear soon starts sinking into your skull as you realize your computer just died. You hit ctrl+alt+delete, un-plug and […]

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Newegg Launches GameCrate: A New Website Dedicated to Gaming

Newegg has long been a destination for gamers. We sell the newest games, the top consoles and everything you need to build your ultimate gaming rig. And now we have GameCrate – our very own editorial website dedicated to gaming culture and everything it entails. This marks Newegg’s foray into content publishing and enriches the […]

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Is Facebook Buying Oculus VR a Good Thing?

Oculus VR is a company that’s building the next-generation of virtual reality platforms for gaming. Their first product, the Oculus Rift, is a virtual reality headset that allows you to step inside digital environments and play games by actually being in them. Needless to say, it’s a very cool idea. The Oculus Rift is supposed […]

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Introducing the GeForce GTX TITAN Z: The Ultimate Graphics Card

“If you’re in desperate need of a supercomputer that you need to fit under your desk, we have just the card for you.” This was the statement made by NVIDIA CEO Jen-Hsun Huang when he unveiled the GeForce GTX TITAN Z yesterday at the annual GPU Technology Conference. The TITAN Z is a behemoth of […]

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