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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Windows 10: The best tricks, tips, and tweaks

Windows 10 may still be in a beta preview form, but it already has some fun and handy, hidden new features worth exploring. Check 'em out here.

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Acer's new Chromebook 15 CB3-531 lives large, lasts long, and costs only $200

Amazingly affordable for a Chromebook with a 15.6-inch screen, the CB3-531 also claims an 11.5-hour battery life.

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Windows 10 build 10061 hands-on: Exploring the new Technical Preview's fresh apps and features

Microsoft just released Windows 10 build 10061, and it's jam-packed with new features and apps.

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Outlook for Android sheds preview tag after massive feature infusion

Outlook for Android's added a ton of new features since it launched in January, and now Microsoft's graduating it to official release status.

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Mini PC invasion: 10 radically tiny computers that fit in the palm of your hand

Some of today's 'desktop' mini PCs make laptops seem downright bulky in comparison. Here are 10 examples.

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Microsoft halts Windows 10 Preview for most popular Windows Phone in the world after bricked device reports

Reports of bricked devices prompt Microsoft to pull the Windows 10 Preview for the Lumia 520 and two other phones.

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Take that, Google: Microsoft apps will be bundled on Cyanogen's Android phones

The company that wants to 'take Android away from Google' just signed a deal to bundle Microsoft apps with its operating system.

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Tip: WinDirStat can help you free up storage space for GTA V (or anything else) in a flash

This tried-and-true program just helped me free up over 100GB worth of drive space in mere minutes.

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Stream What You Own wants to bring your PC games to your phone, browser, and Raspberry Pi

Stream What You Own wants to break PC game streaming out of the walled gardens available today.

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Leaked Windows 10 build brings Google Calendar support back to Windows

Microsoft removed Google Calendar support from Windows 8.1's Calendar app over a standards battle with Google, but it's back in the leaked Windows 10 preview build 10051.

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Raptr launches Plays.TV, an addicting, video-centric Instagram for gamers

Raptr's new Plays.TV social network was built for gamers who want to share video clips of their most glorious gaming moments with like-minded souls.

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9 compelling reasons to keep your old PC instead of upgrading

Sure, new stuff is nice and shiny. But do you really NEED a new PC?

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Acer's $500 AMD FreeSync monitor drastically undercuts Nvidia G-Sync pricing

Let the adaptive refresh standards war begin: Acer's new $500 FreeSync monitor costs hundreds of dollars less than G-Sync counterparts.

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Nvidia GeForce GTX Titan X review: Hail to the new GPU king

Nvidia's GeForce GTX Titan X houses an utter monster of a GPU. It's the first single-GPU graphics card capable of playing PC games at 4K resolution.

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Nvidia's GeForce GTX 960 graphics cards start seeing 4GB memory options

Concerned about the GeForce GTX 960's 2GB of onboard memory? Worry no more, as 4GB variants are staring to trickle out.