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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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.

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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.

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Nvidia quietly kills 3- and 4-way SLI support for GeForce GTX 10-series graphics cards

After promising to let users tap into 3 and 4-way SLI multi-GPU setups via an "Enthusiast Key," Nvidia now says it'll only support 2-way SLI in games.

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Why PCs roared back to life at Computex 2016

After last year's Computex, pundits proclaimed the PC to be dead. This year's proved that it's not just alive and kicking, but innovating like crazy.

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The wildest and most powerful PC hardware from Computex 2016

After years of stagnation, the PC showed its wild, funky, futuristic side at Computex 2016.

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Windows 10 sees its largest surge ever as Microsoft's forced-upgrade push rolls on

Microsoft is pushing Windows 10 upgrades onto users who didn't ask for it, and it appears to be paying off, at least for Microsoft.

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AMD's Radeon RX 480 brings high-end graphics to the masses for just $200

AMD's new Polaris GPU-based Radeon RX graphics cards will start at $200 and ship in June.

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PowerColor's Devil Box graphics dock infuses laptops with hellacious performance

PowerColor's Devil Box dock wants to marry desktop graphics cards with portable computers.