Brad ChacosSenior Editor, PCWorld

Brad Chacos spends his days digging through desktop PCs and tweeting too much. He covers gaming and graphics for PCWorld, and spends his mornings running the news desk for PCWorld, Macworld, Greenbot, and TechHive.

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22 wildly imaginative PCs that don't look like PCs at all

These crazy customized computers from master case modders don't look like computers whatsoever. And that's the point.

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Sling TV reveals much-needed cloud DVR feature as live TV streaming competition heats up

Sling TV's new cloud DVR feature was announced just in time for DirecTV Now's launch.

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The best graphics cards for PC gaming

In the market for a new video card? These are the best graphics cards that PC gamers can buy today.

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GeForce and Radeon graphics cards get enticing free game bundles for the holidays

Nvidia and AMD hope to entice would-be graphics-card buyers with new GeForce and Radeon game bundles.

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Future Windows 10 phones could run full-fledged PC programs

Hints of x86 software emulation on ARM processors have appeared in Windows 10.

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4K Netflix videos debut on Windows 10, but you probably can't watch them

4K video streams finally make their debut on PCs thanks to Netflix and Windows 10, but strict software and hardware limitations curb our enthusiasm.

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Massive Civilization VI update adds DirectX 12, new multiplayer mode and maps

Civilization VI's Fall Update adds support for DirectX 12 and a slew of new multiplayer goodies.

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This jaw-dropping all-AMD custom gaming PC looks like an M134 minigun

What better way to blow through shooting games than on a custom PC that looks like a minigun?

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Tested: Battlefield 1 shines on this all-AMD gaming PC despite DirectX 12 weirdness

Battlefield 1 runs gloriously on a gaming PC powered by AMD's FX-8370 processor and Radeon RX 480.

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35 great PC games for Linux and Steam Machines

The promise of SteamOS has lured several dozen big-name games to Linux PCs. Here are some of the best Linux PC games you can play today.

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BlizzCon 2016: Overwatch's Sombra revealed, Diablo returns, Hearthstone's Gadgetzan, and more

At BlizzCon 2016, Blizzard revealed the long-teased Sombra character for Overwatch, teased World of WarCraft content plans, and more.

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EVGA battles GTX 10-series overheating with faster fan speeds, free thermal pads

The VRMs on EVGA's GeForce GTX 10-series graphics cards can get hot in extreme circumstances, so the company's rolling out two fixes.

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The Full Nerd Episode 10: The case for G-sync and against cheap SLI, plus the future of PC gaming

Nvidia's Tom Petersen stops by the Full Nerd to give the crew an earful on why G-sync beats FreeSync, cheap SLI is a no-go, and it's easy to be green.

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Go PC! 5 killer MacBook Pro alternatives for disappointed Apple fans

Looking for an alternative to Apple's new MacBook Pro? Check out these pretty, powerful PC laptops.

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Microsoft's $300 Windows VR headsets: 6 things we know (and 1 big question)

Microsoft revealed an army of VR headsets launching alongside the Windows 10 Creators Update. Here's everything we know so far.