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.


Meet KiloCore, a 1,000-core processor so efficient it could run on a AA battery

Researchers at UC Davis have created a monstrous 1,000-core computer processor that's so power-efficient, it could run on a AA battery.

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See the 10 best PC games of E3 2016

You won't find Zelda or Crash Bandicoot here. These were the best PC games revealed at E3 2016.

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E3 2016: All the glorious new PC games, graphics cards, and hardware you need to know about

E3 2016 was an unprecedented event for PC gaming. Catch up on all the big news here.


This tiny PC proves AMD's APUs can power competitive gaming on a tight budget

Can AMD's A10-7860K APU power effective, yet affordable e-sports gaming PCs? Yes—though it'll take tinkering with settings.

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The 10 most exciting PC games of E3 2016

PC gaming got lots of love at this year's Electronics Entertainment Expo, and these titles in particular set our hearts a-flutter.

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Razer E3 booth tour: See all the hardware Razer brought to 2016's biggest gaming event

From the Razer Blade gaming laptop to the new open-source VR headset, here's everything Razer brought to E3 2016.

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The Full Nerd Episode 2: Prices get extreme, from Broadwell-E's high to Radeon RX480's low

This week we go extreme pricing on Intel's crazy expensive 10-core Broadwell-E and AMD's crazy cheap RX 480.

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47 must-see PC gaming gems revealed at E3 2016: Watch every trailer

You think E3's a console show? Pfah! E3 2016 provided an abundance of riches for PC gamers. Catch up with all the big reveals here.


Everything Sony revealed at E3 2016: God of War, Crash Bandicoot, Last Guardian, and more

Here's a look at everything Sony announced at its E3 2016 press conference, from God of War to Resident Evil VII.

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From VR Star Trek to Watchdogs 2 (but not Assassin's Creed): Everything Ubisoft revealed at E3 2016

Most of Ubisoft's familiar franchises made an appearance at its E3 2016 event, but the big surprise was a virtual reality version of Star Trek.

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Everything revealed at E3's PC Gaming Show: Games like these make the PC special

The second annual PC Gaming Show basked in everything that makes PC gaming special.

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Radeon RX 470 and RX 460 graphics cards intensify AMD's affordable gaming push

After making a big splash with the $200 Radeon RX 480's reveal, AMD's giving us a glimpse of the rest of the Polaris family.

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Xbox One S, Project Scorpio, and games that Play Anywhere: Everything Microsoft revealed at E3 2016

Microsoft brought big tech to E3, with a new Xbox One S console, "Play Anywhere" functionality between Windows 10 and Xbox, and games galore.

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Quake's return, VR Fallout, and Dishonored 2: Everything Bethesda unveiled at E3 2016

After wonderfully successful Doom and Wolfenstein reboots, Bethesda's bringing back the legendary Quake—and that was just the opener for its blockbuster E3 event.

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Everything EA unveiled at E3 2016: Titanfall 2, Battlefield 1, Mass Effect Andromeda, and more

EA kicked off E3 with its first annual EA Play event, and it brought big guns like Titanfall 2 and Battlefield 1 along for the action.