What does the future hold for processors? We expect more speed and less power consumption, lurking behind unassuming code names such as Ivy Bridge, Piledriver, and Tegra 3.
AMD’s latest takes the performance crown, gracefully.
Can console and PC gamers play nicely together? Three PCWorld editors try playing console first-person shooters with a keyboard-and-mouse controller, and report their results.
We talk about the biggest news in gaming, including Shigeru Miyamoto's desire to develop new games with smaller teams and the latest advances in cloud gaming, including new OnLive game support for Android and iOS tablets. Will we ever need to buy another physical game again? Listen in to find out.
We help you identify the key specifications and components you need to consider when shopping for a desktop PC.
We sort through the types of desktop PC available, to help you choose one that suits your needs.
With a few steps, you can get Mechwarrior 4: Mercenaries running on your modern computer.
Everything’s better with friends. We’ll show you how to get your own Minecraft server up and running.
Mods are a great way to add lots of extra functionality to Minecraft — or fix some annoyances you may have run into. We’ll show you where to get them, and how to get them running.
We’ll help you get through your first night in Minecraft, and then take it to the next level with servers and mods.
Classic PC games only get better with age--but without the right tricks and tweaks, they won't run on your Windows 7 PC. Here's how to make your favorite old games work on your current computer.
Intel's latest Extreme Edition CPU is a worthy successor to the throne, but this $1000 processor is strictly for the enthusiast set.
Shopping for a graphics card? You have a lot to pick from. We tested the cream of the crop from AMD and Nvidia to help you find a graphics card that fits your needs.