Brad ChacosSenior Editor, TechHive

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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Sony's first 4K Blu-ray player reminds you what a steal the Xbox One S truly is

Sony's first 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray player supports HDR and virtually everything else you can ask for, but it's focused on pricey custom AV installations.

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How to build a cheap but powerful gaming PC for $500

This budget gaming PC might cost only $500 to build, but it'll deliver excellent performance in any PC game you throw at it.

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PSA: Fallout 4's on sale for just $18, its steepest-ever discount

Amazon's selling Fallout 4 for far less than the game's previous steepest discount.

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Twitter's new Apple TV, Fire TV, and Xbox One apps are all about video, not tweets

Twitter's new Apple TV, Fire TV, and Xbox One apps focus on live video—including free NFL games—in a bid to lure new users to the social network.

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GeForce GTX 970 settlement website opens, Nvidia will pay graphics card owners $30

Grab your $30 refunds from Nvidia on the GeForce GTX 970 class-action settlement website.

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Tested: This all-AMD $650 PC proves VR-ready rigs don't have to be expensive

Conventional wisdom says you need to spend $1,000 on a VR-ready PC. This $650 computer powered by AMD's FX-6350 and Radeon RX 480 proves it wrong.

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Nvidia's faster, better GeForce Experience 3.0 launches with mandatory registration

Nvidia's GeForce Experience 3.0 is better than ever before, but you need to sign up to use it.

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The 15 highest-performing PC components you can buy today

Looking to build the ultimate PC? If price is no object, this is the hardware you want.

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These 20 deep, absorbing PC games will eat days of your life

These majestic, long PC games demanded to be played for days, not hours—and your tenacity will be rewarded.

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Alienware laptops cram a full-blown Radeon RX 470 inside

AMD's Polaris makes its laptop debut by cramming a full-blown Radeon RX 470 inside of Alienware's new laptops.

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The weird, wild, and occasionally practical PC hardware of IFA 2016

Innovative PC hardware showed up in spades at IFA 2016, Europe's largest tech industry trade show.

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EVGA GTX 1060 3GB review: A compelling $200 graphics card with a questionable future

Nvidia's new 3GB version of the GeForce GTX 1060 goes toe-to-toe with the $200 Radeon RX 480—in theory.

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Microsoft delays Sunrise calendar's death to bring more features to Outlook

The beloved Sunrise calendar app received a last-minute stay of execution from Microsoft on August 31.

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Nvidia's first-ever PC mod lures Fallout 4 players to Vault 1080

Nvidia's getting into PC mods with Vault 1080 for Fallout 4, a spooky side quest rife with GameWorks visual technologies.

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Exclusive no more: Sony's PlayStation Now brings hundreds of PS3 games to PCs

A flood of former PlayStation 3 exclusives are making their PC debut when the PlayStation Now game streaming service comes to computers later this year.