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We made a game in only 20 minutes with Microsoft's Project Spark

Microsoft guided us through a beta version of its upcoming game creation tool behind closed doors at E3 2013.

Keep your eye on these three great PlayStation 4 indie games

Some of the most exciting games of E3 are hiding in the independent section of Sony's giant booth.

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Ubisoft delivers a meaty game lineup at E3

The games on display at Ubisoft’s 2013 E3 press event Monday looked great, including Splinter Cell: Blacklist, Rayman Legends, The Crew, Watch_Dogs and more.

Live blog: Sony at E3 2013

What will Sony announce at this year's E3 gaming expo? Find out in our Monday night live blog.

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Smash smartphone. Throw it in the ocean. Hope DriveSavers doesn’t get it.

This really happened! How the biggest name in data recovery helps fight crime.

Review: The MicroFlex 47B delivers outstanding Haswell-powered performance at a reasonable price

Micro Express leverages the latest processor technology to offer an extremely powerful PC for an extremely reasonable price.

Find your own private Internet with Freenet

Like BitTorrent with websites, Freenet lets you communicate and share data anonymously with other privacy-conscious folks around the world.

Hands on with the new Razer Blade, a gaming Ultrabook thinner than a Macbook Air

Razer takes aim at the ultraportable market with the new Razer Blade, a 14-inch gaming laptop that's thinner and lighter than the Macbook Air.

How to set up two-factor authentication for Facebook, Google, Microsoft, and more

No more excuses! Microsoft, Google, and Facebook make it easy to improve your account security with two-factor authentication. Here's how.

Get your privacy ducks in a row with DuckDuckGo

If you haven't tried the excellent DuckDuckGo yet, now's the time to take this privacy-conscious search engine for a spin.

7 things you need to know about Bitcoin

Bitcoin is booming, but don't buy the hype before you read our guide.

11 beloved PC game studios: Gone but not forgotten

Game developers come and go, but their legacies live on in some of the most influential PC games ever created.

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How Microsoft is trying—but failing—to court indie game developers

The Windows team is trying to lure developers to the Windows Store with promises of cash and support, with mixed results.

How virtual reality tech will change the future of games

The virtual worlds we were promised a decade ago may finally come to fruition.

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Review: Razer Edge Pro tablet—insane performance that's completely impractical

Razer has built the most powerful Windows 8 tablet in the world. Its mission: To deliver sublime PC gaming. Its execution: Mixed.