Ian PaulContributor, PCWorld

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Ian is an independent writer based in Israel who has never met a tech subject he didn't like. He primarily covers Windows, PC and gaming hardware, video and music streaming services, social networks, and browsers. When he's not covering the news he's working on how-to tips for PC users, or tuning his eGPU setup.

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How to enable Windows Sonic virtual surround sound in the Windows 10 Creators Update

The Creators Update's built-in Windows Sonic spatial sound feature is supposed to improve your headphone audio experience

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How to use Night Light in the Windows 10 Creators Update

The Creators Update brings a built-in way to adjust your screen's color temperature and make it easier to sleep after a late-night computer session.

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New Google Wifi spotted at the FCC

We might be seeing a new Google Wifi mesh router in the coming months.

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Gears of War 4, Forza Horizon 3, and Halo Wars 2 are all on sale at the Windows Store

Today is your last chance to get a great deal on these Xbox Play Anywhere games.

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The Internet Archive brings Apple's classic Macintosh to your browser

The Internet Archive's newest collection lets you try classic Macintosh desktop systems, as well as software like MacPaint and MacWrite.

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Windows 10 privacy settings: What's new in the Creators Update

Windows 10 is still a privacy-invading operating system, but the improved settings in the Creators Update give you more information and control.

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Newegg is giving away a free smart plug with the purchase of a Google Home

This $129 Google Home/smart-plug combo is a great starter kit for aspiring smart-home enthusiasts.

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How to use Start menu folders in the Creators Update

Start menu folders have arrived on Windows 10 to pack more apps into a smaller space.

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Microsoft blocks Kaby Lake and Ryzen PCs from Windows 7, 8 updates

If you have a PC running Windows 7 or 8.1 and the latest silicon from AMD or Intel, your updates are soon to be blocked.

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Meet the new Microsoft Edge: 5 key improvements with the Creators Update

Microsoft Edge improves noticeably with the Creators Update, catching up with some features and offering true innovations with others.

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How to free up storage space automatically with Storage Sense in the Creators Update

The Storage Sense feature in the Creators Update automatically dumps the contents of your Recycle bin and temporary folders.

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Amazon is offering the Photoshop Elements 15 and Premiere Elements 15 bundle for $75

Adobe's Elements 15 software is on sale at most online retailers, but today Amazon has the best price on the pair.

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Microsoft tests Steam-style refunds for Windows Store and Xbox One

Soon you might be able to buy Windows Store games without worrying about losing money if it doesn't work on your system.

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How to watch Netflix offline on your PC

The Netflix app for Windows 10 now supports offline viewing.

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Lenovo's 14-inch Flex 4 is $280 right now

This convertible laptop has a sizable hard drive and a good amount of RAM for a nice price.