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4 ways PC gamers think Steam could fix the paid mods debacle

Not everyone wants to tear down Steam after its messy venture into paid mods. Here are some more constructive solutions from the community.

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Can gamification solve enterprises' engagement problem?

Big data and other new technologies are fueling the use of gaming principles in the workplace

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Days later, Steam community is still in an uproar over paid mods debacle

It's been four long, tumultuous days to be a PC gamer. We round up what happened this past weekend, from Gabe Newell's Reddit Q&A to mod theft to in-game pop-ups.

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This week in games: GTA V mods, the Alan Wake 2 that could have been, and more

Plus: That Mad Max game looks amazing, someone beat Bloodborne with a Rock Band guitar, and WWE is coming to the PC—this is gaming news for the week of April 20.

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Valve now allows devs to charge for Steam Workshop mods, community riots

Valve says it's to support mod developers. Community says Valve is made up of money-grubbing Hitlers. The truth is maybe somewhere in the middle.

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Acer's new gaming gear includes its first laptop and the first curved G-sync panel

The 34-inch Acer XR341CKA will be the priciest G-sync panel, at $1300. The company also showed new Predator desktop, laptop and tablet models. Yes: Tablet.

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CyberPower's insane three-pointed Trinity PC ditches 'prototype' for preorders

Not only is CyberPower's three-pointed Trinity desktop PC a gaming powerhouse, it's also a conversation piece thanks to its unusual design.

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Xbox Avatars app for Windows 10 lets you tweak your 'toon

Microsoft is bringing an Xbox Avatars editor to the Windows 10 Technical preview, hinting at a big return for the cartoon creations.

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Classic puzzler Chip's Challenge and an unreleased sequel hitting Steam in May

This is the first time in over a decade that the legendary Chip's Challenge will be easily (legally) available.

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Blizzard announces Heroes of the Storm release date and open beta

Soon you'll be able to pit the stars of Warcraft, Diablo, Starcraft, and other Blizzard games against each other in Heroes of the Storm.

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This week in games: Star Wars: Battlefront's first trailer revealed, Project Cars runs at 12K, and more

Plus: Dying Light gets official mod tools from Techland, Abe's Exoddus is getting an HD remake, and more. This is gaming news for the week of April 13.

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Grand Theft Auto V community hacks in basic Oculus Rift VR support

Thanks to a third-party tool called VorpX, you can immerse yourself in virtual Los Angeles. Minus the great Mexican food.

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Razer's tenkeyless Blackwidow Tournament Edition keyboard refreshed with RGB lighting

Sick of that RGB keyboard taking up your entire desk? Now there's a tenkeyless variant.