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Chase away the post-Prime Day blues with these two awesome smart home deals

B&H Photo is selling a two-pack of TP-Link smart plugs for $27 and Amazon's got the Lutron Caseta Smart Switch starter kit for $120.

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How to buy the perfect PC case

PC cases come in all shapes, sizes, and features—from fully loaded ATX towers to bare-bones small form factors. This guide will help you find the best PC case for your needs.

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Virtual reality giants unveil VirtualLink as a standardized cable that may simplify VR rigs

Oculus, Valve, AMD, and Microsoft have backed VirtualLink, a new VR display consortium that will use USB-C as a standardized interface for VR devices.

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PCWorld's July Digital Magazine: AMD steals Computex with its 32-core Threadripper

Enjoy the best of PCWorld.com in a curated Digital Magazine for Android and iOS.

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Best Amazon Prime Day 2018 tech deals for students

Here are the best Amazon Prime Day deals for tech obsessed students heading to school.

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You can grab a 128GB SanDisk microSDXC memory card for less than $27 today

If you missed out on the Amazon Prime Day sale, B&H Photo is selling a 128GB SanDisk microSDXC memory card for less than $27 today

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Amazon Prime Day 2018: The best tech, electronics, PC, and mobile deals

Year four of Amazon's Prime Day sale is packed with good tech deals—and you can still find a few incredible gems, too. To help you skip straight to business, we're highlighting the best of the best.

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Best PC and PC component deals during Amazon Prime Day

Take advantage of sizable laptop, desktop, and PC part discounts during Amazon's shopping bonanza.

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Middle Earth: Shadow of War strips out loot boxes and reworks its end-game

The July 17 patch brings huge changes to Middle Earth: Shadow of War, removing all microtransactions and fixing the part of the game that felt most designed to coerce players into buying them.

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Forget Amazon Prime Day, Newegg's got two great deals on FreeSync displays right now

If you haven't found any Prime Day deals worth buying, check out these deals on Newegg: the Alienware AW2518HF FreeSync monitor is $200 and an Acer FreeSync Ultrawide is $300.

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Best cheap laptops: We rate the best-sellers on Amazon and Best Buy

If you have $500 (or less), we've found the best cheap laptops on Amazon and Best Buy. The ones that give you the best bang for buck. Keep reading to find our top picks.

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HTC Vive vs. Oculus Rift vs. Windows Mixed Reality: What's the difference?

Windows PC owners have three virtual reality platforms to choose from: Here's how the Oculus Rift, HTC Vive, and Windows Mixed Reality VR headsets compare, compete, and overlap.

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Sonos Beam review: Features galore, but best suited to smaller home theaters

Alexa and AirPlay 2 support are just two of the features the Sonos Beam delivers, just don’t expect it to fill a big room.

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It's over: Intel and Micron file for divorce on 3DXpoint technology

Micron and Intel announce an end to the 3D XPoint partnership that brought us Optane and QuantX. Both companies vow to continue developing products separately.

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Best Amazon device deals on Prime Day 2018

It's Amazon's national holiday, so of course the retail giant is pushing big savings for Echo smart speakers, Kindle E-readers, Fire tablets, and even Ring video doorbells.