Brad ChacosSenior Editor, PCWorld

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Brad Chacos spends the days jamming to Spotify and digging through desktop PCs. He covers the gaming, graphics cards, and how-to beats for PCWorld, and spends his mornings running the news desk for PCWorld, Macworld, Greenbot, and TechHive.

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Mini PC invasion: 10 radically tiny computers that fit in the palm of your hand

Some of today's 'desktop' mini PCs make laptops seem downright bulky in comparison. Here are 10 examples.

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Microsoft halts Windows 10 Preview for most popular Windows Phone in the world after bricked device reports

Reports of bricked devices prompt Microsoft to pull the Windows 10 Preview for the Lumia 520 and two other phones.

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Take that, Google: Microsoft apps will be bundled on Cyanogen's Android phones

The company that wants to 'take Android away from Google' just signed a deal to bundle Microsoft apps with its operating system.

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Tip: WinDirStat can help you free up storage space for GTA V (or anything else) in a flash

This tried-and-true program just helped me free up over 100GB worth of drive space in mere minutes.

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Stream What You Own wants to bring your PC games to your phone, browser, and Raspberry Pi

Stream What You Own wants to break PC game streaming out of the walled gardens available today.

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Leaked Windows 10 build brings Google Calendar support back to Windows

Microsoft removed Google Calendar support from Windows 8.1's Calendar app over a standards battle with Google, but it's back in the leaked Windows 10 preview build 10051.

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Raptr launches Plays.TV, an addicting, video-centric Instagram for gamers

Raptr's new Plays.TV social network was built for gamers who want to share video clips of their most glorious gaming moments with like-minded souls.

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These 20 deep, absorbing PC games will eat days of your life

These majestic games demanded to be played for days, not hours—and your tenacity will be rewarded.

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9 compelling reasons to keep your old PC instead of upgrading

Sure, new stuff is nice and shiny. But do you really NEED a new PC?

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Acer's $500 AMD FreeSync monitor drastically undercuts Nvidia G-Sync pricing

Let the adaptive refresh standards war begin: Acer's new $500 FreeSync monitor costs hundreds of dollars less than G-Sync counterparts.

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Windows 10: The best tips, tricks, and tweaks

Windows 10 may still be in beta, but it already has some fun and handy, hidden new features worth exploring. Check 'em out here.

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Windows 10 will be a free upgrade for Windows 7 and Windows 8 users

You read that right: Current Windows users will be able to snag Windows 10 for the low, low price of absolutely nothing.

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Tested: Nvidia GeForce and AMD Radeon graphics cards for every budget

Which graphics card is best for your money? We test over a dozen AMD and Nvidia GPUs to help find the answer.

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Nvidia GeForce GTX Titan X review: Hail to the new GPU king

Nvidia's GeForce GTX Titan X houses an utter monster of a GPU. It's the first single-GPU graphics card capable of playing PC games at 4K resolution.

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Nvidia's GeForce GTX 960 graphics cards start seeing 4GB memory options

Concerned about the GeForce GTX 960's 2GB of onboard memory? Worry no more, as 4GB variants are staring to trickle out.