Valve launches experimental VR-friendly Steam interface

The legendary PC gaming service launches an experimental VR mode a mere day before Valve kicks off its VR-packed dev conference.

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Overstock.com now accepts Bitcoin for online purchases

The e-tailer is the biggest name to embrace the digital crypto-currency yet.

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How to prevent strangers on Google+ from flooding your Gmail inbox

A recent Google change lets any Google+ user contact you via Gmail. Here's how to stop that potential spam flood before it starts.

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Dell's new display is the most affordable 4K monitor yet

Sure, that's still a lot of cash, but it's a lot less cash than the 4K monitors released thus far.

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Gigabyte's Aorus X7 gaming laptop stuffs two GPUs into a slim, sleek package

Thin is in with Gigabyte's latest gaming laptop.

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Samsung exec teases iris recognition for the Galaxy S5

The truth always hides in your eyes.

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Vizio pushes UltraHD TV pricing below $1000

Vizio shows is off its P-Series UltraHD SmartTVs with prices starting at $999 for a 50-inch set.

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Organize your digital life with Windows Libraries

Windows' Library feature lets you transform the chaos of far-flung files into clean, centralized organization.

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Gigabyte's Brix Pro is an itty-bitty PC with a big graphics punch

Gigabyte finally stopped the teasing and unveiled the Brix Pro at CES 2014—a miniature PC with Intel's high-end Iris Pro integrated graphics.

All Netflix original shows are going 4K in 2014

Netflix is looking to expand its original programming in 2014, and the results will be overflowing with pixels.

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Garmin takes on Nike and Fitbit with the Vivofit fitness band

Garmin's Vivofit pays attention to your activity to auto-generate daily fitness goals - and chides you for sloth.

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Valve's Steam Machine gaming PC partners tipped ahead of CES reveal

And boy, are there a lot of them.

Steam gaming portal left for dead after purported DDoS attack

Valve's gaming service went down for the count on the last day of the Steam Holiday Sale.

NFL playoffs 2014: A lot of football games can be streamed for free online

CBS and NBC will be streaming the NFL playoffs for free, but only cable subscribers will be able to watch Fox's NFC games.

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How to clean up File Explorer's cluttered Ribbon menu in Windows 8

The Ribbon rocks in Microsoft Office. As an everyday menu, not so much. Here's how to cut it down to size and leave your most-used features intact.