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Digital Storm teases its new Steam Machine

We have a few details on Digital Storm's high-end Steam Machine, which will be unveiled at CES 2014 in early January.

Bring beautiful music (and sound effects) to your ears with this headset buying guide

You're experiencing only half the game if you don't have great sound. Here are the most important features to look for when shopping for a gaming headset for yourself or your favorite gaming enthusiast.

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You live on your laptop. You need these accessories.

A comfy stand, a nice case, and other essentials that make your mobile life easier.

13 great PC games with a retro feel

Take a time machine back to when 8-bit platformers and pixelated heroes were king. These games may be new, but they're influenced by a gaming era gone, but never forgotten.

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Microsoft admits disk drive glitch is killing some Xbox One consoles

Only a "very small number" of consoles are affected by the issue, Microsoft says. It's working on getting replacement models to anyone reporting the issue.

11 PC game sequels that put the originals to shame

All too many game sequels lack the ingenuity and originality that made the originals so much fun. That's not the case with these reboots: They're way better than the games that spawned them.

PlayStation 4 review: Sony's best console yet is off to a shaky start

Sony's latest console is poised to perform well over the coming years, but right now it’s mostly a black box of potential.

Keep your laptop safe and secure while you travel

PCs make great travel companions, but you need to treat them right.

10 great PC games with incredibly steep learning curves

These ten PC games that may require some extra homework on the Wiki and plenty of trial and error thanks to their steep learning curve.

Oculus Rift is mind-blowing (if you don't barf)

Wrap a high-res, 3D-imaging screen around your head, and you're in for a profoundly disorienting ride. Can these five games prepare you for the best VR headset ever?

AMD bundling Battlefield 4 with video cards based on its Radeon R9-series GPUs

The GPU company refreshes its 'Never Settle' bundling program for the holiday shopping season.

10 awesome PC games that feel just like work

Desperate for a new line of work, but unwilling to go through the drudgery of going back to school? Playing any of these incredible PC games is like a virtual career change.

Blizzard announces new World of Warcraft expansion and more at BlizzCon 2013

Diablo III gets an expansion, Heroes of the Storm gets an open beta, and Blizzard gets Blink-182. This is BlizzCon 2013.

Eyes-on the CastAR, augmented-reality glasses built by former Valve engineers

Jeri Ellsworth and Rick Johnson designed the CastAR for games, but the tech itself is innovative enough to change the field of wearable computing.

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Listen up! 5 gaming headsets vie for sound supremacy

Crisp, clear sound can mean the difference between life and death when you're gaming. Wrap one of these fine specimens around your head for a comfortable and immersive experience.