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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Nvidia's faster, better GeForce Experience 3.0 launches with mandatory registration

Nvidia's GeForce Experience 3.0 is better than ever before, but you need to sign up to use it.

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

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

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Alienware laptops cram a full-blown Radeon RX 470 inside

AMD's Polaris makes its laptop debut by cramming a full-blown Radeon RX 470 inside of Alienware's new laptops.

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The weird, wild, and occasionally practical PC hardware of IFA 2016

Innovative PC hardware showed up in spades at IFA 2016, Europe's largest tech industry trade show.

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EVGA GTX 1060 3GB review: A compelling $200 graphics card with a questionable future

Nvidia's new 3GB version of the GeForce GTX 1060 goes toe-to-toe with the $200 Radeon RX 480—in theory.

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Microsoft delays Sunrise calendar's death to bring more features to Outlook

The beloved Sunrise calendar app received a last-minute stay of execution from Microsoft on August 31.

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Nvidia's first-ever PC mod lures Fallout 4 players to Vault 1080

Nvidia's getting into PC mods with Vault 1080 for Fallout 4, a spooky side quest rife with GameWorks visual technologies.

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Exclusive no more: Sony's PlayStation Now brings hundreds of PS3 games to PCs

A flood of former PlayStation 3 exclusives are making their PC debut when the PlayStation Now game streaming service comes to computers later this year.

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LG's enormous new ultrawide displays pack FreeSync, USB-C, Google Cast, and more

LG's trio of huge new ultrawide displays are brimming with features like FreeSync, USB-C, and Google Cast support—though you can't get all the goodies in a single monitor.

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AMD rockets past 100 FreeSync displays as Lenovo jumps on board

AMD's stutter-killing FreeSync displays launched long after G-Sync monitors, but 101 different models are already available.

AMD sweetens its 6- and 8-core FX chips with free Deus Ex: Mankind Divided

Bundling Deus Ex: Mankind Divided with 6- and 8-core chips makes AMD's affordable FX series processors even more appealing. But hurry--the deal's good only through November 14.

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HoloLens secrets revealed: Microsoft details its 24-core 'holographic processor'

Microsoft just revealed the secret sauce behind the HoloLens' innovative holographic processor unit at the annual Hot Chips conference.

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Sapphire Nitro RX 460 OC review: A classy, capable low-cost graphics card

Sapphire's Nitro Radeon RX 460 OC delivers thoughtful touches you don't normally find in budget graphics cards, but that drives up the price.

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How Netgear's Orbi plans to eradicate Wi-Fi dead zones

Netgear's Orbi Wi-Fi system is more than just router, utilizing two devices to blanket your whole home in Wi-Fi.

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IDF 2016: Powerful chips, robot brains, and super-fast data lasers

PCs may not be the sole focus at IDF anymore, but Intel's annual event still highlights the future of technology.