Businesses are Desperately Clinging to XP, Why Won’t It Die?

Earlier this week, Microsoft abandoned support for one its most popular operating systems of all time. In the months leading up to the inevitable end date, XP users were urged to upgrade their computers to a newer OS if they still wanted to receive security updates and technical support. Although millions of people heeded the […]

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Heartbleed Bug Threatens the World Wide Web, Newegg Remains Safe

Earlier this week, an emergency security advisory was issued by the OpenSSL project warning us about a bug called Heartbleed. If the name sounds scary it’s because this is the biggest security flaw ever discovered on the Internet. Tens of millions of servers were exposed and anything hosted on a server was considered defenseless. The […]

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ICANN – But for How Long? Should the US Relinquish Control of the Internet?

Update 4/10: News agencies reported today that “a House Energy and Commerce subcommittee” has decided to give this a second thought. They will work with unidentified international “stakeholders” to form a transitional plan. Transition to what? We don’t know either. Please standby. Original story below: Last month, news agencies were reporting the Obama Administration’s movement […]

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Newegg is Heading to PAX East

The Penny Arcade eXpo is one of the biggest celebrations of gaming culture. Held at different cities throughout the year, thousands of gamers flock to PAX to get the inside scoop on what’s going on in the world of video games. Among the attractions at PAX are keynote speeches from industry insiders, gaming-inspired concerts, panels […]

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AMD Unveils the Radeon R9 295X2: Their Most Advanced Graphics Card Ever

In what seems to be a response to NVIDIA introducing  their epic TITAN Z graphics card a few weeks ago, AMD has just unveiled their own contender. The Radeon R9 295X2 is not only the fastest graphics card ever built by AMD, it also costs half as much as the TITAN Z and will be […]

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Thousands of Newegg Products Now Available in the United Kingdom and Australia

Great news, international readers! Starting today, we’re expanding Newegg to include shoppers in the United Kingdom and Australia. Customers from these countries will now be able to shop on Newegg.com and enjoy the same low prices as our American clientele.   We’re not quite ready to unleash our entire catalog, which includes millions of products. […]

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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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