Companies like Google and HP are paying big bucks to people who can find holes in their software.
Valve has announced a new Counter-Strike game for competitive gamers, and it's coming out on PC, Mac and home consoles early next year. It's called Counter-Strike: Global Offensive, and we have the details on how it works and how it plays.
You're not getting the real PC gaming experience unless you're playing with modifications. Read on for our favorite PC game mods of all time.
Researcher Charlie Miller has found a security hole in Apple laptop batteries that could allow hackers to attack your PC. We spoke with him about how it works and how you can fix it.
Think PC gaming is dead? Think again. Here are 21 awesome PC games that rely on system performance and unique gameplay that consoles and iPads just can't match.
Scientific studies suggest that, when played in moderation, games can be good for your brain.
The new Alienware Aurora is well-designed with a great case and a few neat features, but it’s a little pricey and doesn’t keep up with category leaders in our performance tests.
Wondering what's going on with the independent gaming scene? We took a look at four promising new games at the GameSpy Indie Open House.
We talk the dark side of tablet displays and the potential for Lytro's "light field" digital camera technology to revolutionize digital photography in this week's episode of the PCWorld Podcast.
Our savvy trio of hard-to-please gamers patrolled the huge E3 show floor all week. Here’s what they loved—and hated.
Curious about what Nintendo's Wii U looks like in action? We spent some quality time with a prototype of Nintendo's next console behind closed doors at E3 2011, and we caught it all on film.
Is PC gaming dead? Three E3 editors tackle the topic--each provides his own perspective. See if you agree.