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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Ubisoft's E3 event brings back Assassin's Creed, Beyond Good & Evil, and Black Flag's ship battles

Ubisoft answered its fans' prayers at E3 with the Beyond Good & Evil 2's unveiling and a standalone ship battle game called Skull and Bones.

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E3's PC Gaming Show: These are the games PC enthusiasts need to know about

From Battlegrounds to XCOM 2 and all sorts of indie gems, E3's PC Gaming Show highlighted the types of intensely focused games that make the PC special.

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Bethesda at E3: Wolfenstein II, a Dishonored spinoff, and the return of paid mods

Bethesda's E3 2017 event was short, with Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus, The Evil Within 2, and Dishonored: Death of the Outsider the only major games announced.

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Microsoft at E3: Meet the Xbox One X's legion of games (that are coming to PC, too)

At E3, Microsoft revealed the powerful Xbox One X, and an army of games—22 exclusive to Xbox and Windows—to bolster it.

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EA Play at E3: Star Wars Battlefront II, Bioware's Anthem, Battlefield 1's big expansion, and more

E3 2017 kicked off with games galore at EA Play. Check out the new info on Star Wars Battlefront II, Need for Speed Payback, Bioware's Anthem, and more.

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AMD's FreeSync 2 tech debuts in a wild 49-inch Samsung HDR monitor

AMD's long-teased Radeon FreeSync 2 technology makes its debut in Samsung's swanky CHG70 and CHG90 displays.

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The Full Nerd Episode 24: Core Wars. AMD and Intel go nuts, RAID $$$ and a Radeon shortage

The staff goes Full Nerd on 18-core CPUs, Intel VROC, Nvidia's amazing Max-Q and the Radeon shortage

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Every Nvidia GeForce graphics card you can buy for PC gaming

Nvidia's GeForce graphics cards range from slim HTPC-boosting options to hardware that crushes PC gaming at 4K. Here's the full lineup.

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Why AMD's Radeon graphics cards are almost impossible to buy right now

Vega's not coming for two more months and Ethereum miners have driven the Radeon RX 570 and RX 580 off store shelves.

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Microsoft apologizes after rogue Windows 10 preview builds cause chaos

A buggy internal Insider preview build accidentally made its way to Windows 10 devices and even non-Insider Windows phones.

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Computex's wildly powerful PC hardware: CPU core wars, ultra-thin gaming laptops, and more

After years of catering to svelte notebooks, the new PC hardware at Computex 2017 focused on heavy firepower.

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The wait for AMD's Radeon RX Vega graphics cards continues for two more months

AMD's hotly anticipated Radeon RX Vega graphics cards won't launch until the Siggraph conference rolls around at the end of July.

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Asus debuts the first-ever Ryzen laptop with a mobile Radeon surprise, too

The Asus ROG Strix GL702ZC is the first Ryzen laptop, the first Radeon RX 580 laptop, and one of the few gaming notebooks to support FreeSync.

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G-Sync HDR displays go ultrawide and ultra-fast with the 200Hz Asus ROG Swift PG35VQ

The 200Hz Asus ROG Swift PG35VQ takes Nvidia's premium G-Sync HDR formula and applies it to an ultra-fast, curved ultrawide display.

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AMD's new AM4 motherboard software cures Ryzen's memory headaches

AMD's AGESA 1.0.0.6 adds 26 new memory parameters for enthusiasts to tinker with, while pushing supported RAM speeds to 4000MHz.