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You got some Twitch in my Raptr

Raptr, the desktop app and social network that manages your games, has teamed up with Twitch to provide in-app video streaming without any extra software.

How to stretch the life of your SSD storage

No one likes a bricked SSD. You can reduce wear and tear and wring out every last write cycle—just don't treat it like a traditional hard drive.

Review: Razer's Hammerhead Pro earbuds look silly, sound great

These eye-catching earbuds sound great, but they’re a little too expensive for what you get and lack valuable features.

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Missing Comic-Con? You can still catch the Video Games Live concert on Twitch this weekend

The biggest video game music concert in the world teams up with the biggest streaming service in the world to stream a full orchestra playing Zelda music into your living room.

Review: Nudge and tweak fate to pull off the perfect dinner in Save the Date

Attempt to take a friend out for the perfect dinner in Save the Date as the unexpected and unusual crop up with every playthrough.

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Play This! Podcast 34: The Last of Us

The Last of Us is dark, depressing, and makes you feel bad. You should definitely play it.

Free Game Fridays

Free Game Friday: Become a manager

Get down to business and manage the heck out of these three free web games. If you get caught playing at work, just say it's management training!

Review: Rising Storm puts you into WWII's Pacific Theatre

Rising Storm, the expansion to Red Orchestra 2, puts you into the boots of a Japanese banzai soldier or a flamethrowing American G.I.

Free Game Fridays

Free Game Friday: What the heck?

There are some pretty creative people out there with some really off-the-wall ideas for games. Check out a few of those by creators who aren't afraid to think outside of the box.

Review: Razer’s Blade is a sleek, smart ultraportable gaming machine

The new Haswell-powered Blade panders to PC gamers on the go, cramming premium hardware into a petite chassis.

Free Game Fridays

Free Game Friday: Jumpstart your imagination with these text adventures

Harken back to the simpler days of electronic fun—when your commanding use of the English language prevailed and imagination was key. PC gaming started with text adventures, and now you can relive the nostalgia for free!

Play This! Podcast

Play This! Podcast: An Animal Crossing intervention

Carlos, Jason, and Alex C. live second lives as Animal Crossing characters. Stay tuned as they discuss bells and the finer points of turnip sales.

Razer's new Surround software turns your stereo headset into a 7.1 home theater

This virtual 7.1 surround-sound software does a decent job of simulating a much more expensive pair of surround-sound headphones.

Samsung denies ditching its desktop PC business

The Korea Times says Samsung is killing its desktop PC business. Samsung says it's not.