Plantronics' new Rig gaming headset lets you take phone calls without pausing the action

The new Rig is designed to let you switch back and forth between business and pleasure with the flip of a switch.

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Play This! Podcast 38: Disney Animated and Infinity

Disney is on a roll, with the release of it's toy-collecting game creation kit Inifinity and the truly impressive Disney Animated app.

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Free Game Friday: Take on Wall Street

It's important to be in control of your financial future, and that starts with getting educated. Get involved in some free Stock Market simulators to get a feel of just how hectic and rewarding investing can be—just don't go for broke.

Razer's new Tartarus gaming keypad is built for control freaks

There's a new gaming keypad on the block, and it has eight more buttons than the old model.

Live la vida wireless with these slick Windows 8-optimized keyboards and mice

Ditch the tangled mess and go wireless with cool new peripherals that sport a dongle rather than a wire.

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Review: Raptr Desktop App makes gaming social

Raptr is a social network and tool for gamers to organize their library, compete against their friends, and stream their games. It now integrates with Twitch to let you stream video of your games.

HP Envy 700-030qe review: It's the components that matter

HP makes some good component choices for the Envy 700-030qe, but the overall package is somewhat imperfect.

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Play This! Podcast 37: From the web to TV

Jason, Alex, and Susie talk about the failure of nearly every web phenomenon that found its way to "real" TV.

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Free Game Friday: Classic game makeover

Classic games are great, but they have a tendency to get stale over the years. Enter the gaming makeover—these three classic games get a makeover and refresh the way they're played.

How to buy a laptop for college

Light. Fast. Not too expensive. Study up on the most important specs for long days at class and long nights at the library.

SSD shipments skyrocketed in the first quarter of 2013

SSD shipments nearly doubled from the first quarter of 2012 to the same time frame of 2013 thanks to growing usage of mobile devices.

Deep inside Razer's design lab, home to gaming hardware that shouldn't actually exist

We invade the offices of Razer USA to learn how this PC upstart designs and builds some of the best gaming hardware on the market.

Review: Digital Storm's Virtue delivers superior power in a midsize tower

Within its plain enclosure, the Virtue has some serious power thanks to Intel's new Haswell chips and Nvidia's high-performing graphics card—just be sure to set up a triage for your wallet.