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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No, AMD loyalists aren't abandoning Radeon graphics cards in droves

A recent article used PCPartPicker data to claim that loyal AMD CPU buyers aren't buying Radeon GPUs as frequently. Here's the truth.

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12 great PC games holding festive holiday events

These top-notch PC games are holding special festive events to get you in the holiday spirit.

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Virtual reality, one year out: What went right, what didn't

VR finally became reality in 2016, and like any birth, it was both messy and magical.

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Sling TV's leaked AirTV Player could be the ultimate 'cable box' for cord cutters

Sling TV's leaked AirTV Player integrates the service's live TV streams with local broadcasts, Netflix, and more.

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Nvidia job posting reveals GTX 1080 Ti, premium 'Club GeForce Elite' subscription

An Nvidia job posting reveals how the company's GeForce Experience giveaways works, and hints at forthcoming GeForce GTX 1080 Ti and Club GeForce Elite announcements.

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AMD's Radeon Software Crimson ReLive debuts with features galore

AMD's new Radeon Software Crimson ReLive overflows with features, from ReLive video recording tools to Radeon Chill, which keeps your graphics card cool and power-efficient.

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The Full Nerd episode 12: The best PC hardware, laptops, and games of 2016

PCWorld's Full Nerd podcast names the best CPUs, graphics cards, laptops, games, and more of 2016.

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22 wildly imaginative PCs that don't look like PCs at all

These crazy customized computers from master case modders don't look like computers whatsoever. And that's the point.

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Sling TV reveals much-needed cloud DVR feature as live TV streaming competition heats up

Sling TV's new cloud DVR feature was announced just in time for DirecTV Now's launch.

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GeForce and Radeon graphics cards get enticing free game bundles for the holidays

Nvidia and AMD hope to entice would-be graphics-card buyers with new GeForce and Radeon game bundles.

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Future Windows 10 phones could run full-fledged PC programs

Hints of x86 software emulation on ARM processors have appeared in Windows 10.

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4K Netflix videos debut on Windows 10, but you probably can't watch them

4K video streams finally make their debut on PCs thanks to Netflix and Windows 10, but strict software and hardware limitations curb our enthusiasm.

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Massive Civilization VI update adds DirectX 12, new multiplayer mode and maps

Civilization VI's Fall Update adds support for DirectX 12 and a slew of new multiplayer goodies.

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This jaw-dropping all-AMD custom gaming PC looks like an M134 minigun

What better way to blow through shooting games than on a custom PC that looks like a minigun?

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Tested: Battlefield 1 shines on this all-AMD gaming PC despite DirectX 12 weirdness

Battlefield 1 runs gloriously on a gaming PC powered by AMD's FX-8370 processor and Radeon RX 480.