Brad ChacosSenior Editor, PCWorld

Brad Chacos spends his days digging through desktop PCs and tweeting too much. He covers gaming and graphics for PCWorld, and spends his mornings running the news desk for PCWorld, Macworld, Greenbot, and TechHive.

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How to check your graphics card's GPU temperature

Knowing your graphics card's GPU temperature is vital when your PC keeps overheating, or when you try your hand at overclocking—but Windows doesn't include temperature monitoring tools. Here's how to check your GPU temperature.

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41 must-see PC games at E3 2019: Watch every trailer

The PC was out in full force at E3 2019's major press conferences. We've rounded up the trailers for all the biggest game reveals.

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The best graphics cards for PC gaming

These are the best graphics cards that PC gamers can buy today from Nvidia GeForce and AMD Radeon.

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Watch the biggest reveals from E3 2019's PC Gaming Show

The PC Gaming Show returned to E3 2019, and as always, it shined a spotlight on the weird, wild variety of games that make the PC so special.

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AMD and Samsung partner up to bring Radeon graphics to mobile devices

Your next Galaxy phone might rock Radeon graphics inside, after AMD and Samsung's newly announced partnership.

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The monstrous, momentous PC hardware of Computex 2019

From futuristic laptops to trail-blazing new chips, this is the PC hardware that caught our eye at Computex 2019.

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Nvidia's RTX Studio laptops pair fierce hardware with dedicated drivers for content creators

Nvidia's new RTX Studio laptops ship with everything a content creator needs to start making videos or games.

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The dream of dual-booting Windows 10 on Chromebooks appears dead

Code commits suggest that Project Campfire, an initiative to get Windows 10 running on high-end Chromebooks, has been been snuffed out.

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Microsoft revives once-dead Paint with new keyboard controls and accessibility enhancements

Microsoft's classic Paint program was left for dead, but the Windows 10 May 2019 Update revives the software with new accessibility features.

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Amazon's upgraded Fire 7 and Fire 7 Kids Edition tablets get twice the storage for the same price

Amazon's all-new Fire 7 and Fire 7 Kids Edition tablets come with faster processors, more storage, and the same price tag as before.

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Windows 10's latest Insider preview gives Task Manager a simple, stellar storage enhancement

Windows Insider preview build 18898 tells you whether the storage disk you're looking at in Task Manager is an SSD or a hard drive. Finally!

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Microsoft issues a rare Windows XP patch to combat a virulent WannaCry-like exploit in older OS versions

Windows 7 and various Windows Server operating systems also require a critical security update to combat this Remote Desktop Services exploit.

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Graphics cards ranked, from fastest to slowest

We've compared and ranked all the major consumer GPUs from Nvidia and AMD, starting with the fastest graphics card you can buy.

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10 time-saving Windows tips and tricks that help you get stuff done faster

Every second spent fiddling with menus is a second wasted. These time-saving Windows tips and tricks can help streamline your workflow and get your time back.

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Thermaltake reveals a monstrous, RGB-laden $1,200 motorized desk for gamers

Thermaltake's Level 20 RGB Battlestation Gaming Desk takes customizable lighting to (adjustable) new levels.