Batman: Arkham Asylum is the first PC game to use Nvidia's PhysX technology to good effect.
Cuts to prices of dominant chipmaker's processor prices are limited in number and degree. Largest reduction comes to the desktop Core 2 Duo E8500, at 3.16GHz.
Intel will introduce a high-end quad-core processor in the third quarter that is almost half the price of a similar "Extreme" processor currently available, according to Chinese-language tech Web site HKEPC.
CNET News.com's Stephen Shankland is buying a new computer for digital photography. He's not rich, so tell him what's a better investment: a faster dual-core processor or a slower quad-core model?