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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Razer's selling all of its PC peripherals for 50 percent off for 24 hours

If you're looking for a new mouse, keyboard, headset, or any other PC peripheral, you won't want to miss Razer's 24 hour sale.

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G.Skill reveals a massive 128GB DDR4 memory kit clocked at a face-melting 3000MHz

G.Skill's new 128GB DDR4 memory kits are large, in charge, and incredibly fast at 3000MHz.


Smart, liquid-cooled, RGB-lit PC power supplies prove PSU innovation isn't dead

There's room for innovation in power supplies yet, as Thermaltake and Deepcool's wild PSUs at CES 2016 revealed.

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AMD slashes the Radeon R9 Nano graphics card's price by a massive $150

The Radeon Nano's price cut transforms it from a pricey niche option to a much more widely appealing graphics card.

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How VR is finally becoming real, from new hardware to thrilling virtual reality experiences

From new hardware to new software to Oculus Rift preorders, VR finally got real at CES 2016.


The killer case mods and tricked-out PCs of CES 2016

From open-air stunners to friggin' tanks, these were the most badass PCs and case mods of CES 2016.


Asus' ROG XG Station 2 dock wants to up your laptop's game with desktop graphics

The ROG XG Station 2 lets Asus laptops use Asus desktop graphics cards to unlock better gaming performance.

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Naughty America's virtual reality videos made me feel like a real-life porn star

VR porn will blow your... mind (and steam up your VR headset's lenses).

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Lian Li's wild new PC cases will delight adventurous builders

Lian Li showed off a PC case that looks like a cruise ship and one that doubles as an adjustable-height standing desk.

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AMD Zen-based CPUs and APUs will unify around Socket AM4

AMD's forthcoming Zen-based chips will put an end to the multi-socket madness of today's FX chips and AMD APUs.

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The wild, weird, and powerful PC hardware of CES 2016

We caught a glimpse of the PC's future at CES 2016, and it looks amazing.

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Everest VR demo triggered my fear of heights and nearly brought me to my knees

The Everest VR demo on the HTC Vive Pre got my monkey brain screaming in terror.

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Corsair's new gaming SDK imbues RGB keyboard backlighting with purpose

Finally, RGB backlighting on keyboards is good for something other than just looking pretty.

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Meet Wraith, AMD's whisper-quiet new stock CPU cooler

AMD's got a new stock cooler coming soon, and it is a huge improvement over its predecessor.

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EVGA's first full-sized PC case was designed to eradicate gamer hassles

EVGA's beast of a full-tower sure is a beauty for gamers.