Gordon Mah UngExecutive Editor, PCWorld

One of founding fathers of hardcore tech reporting, Gordon has been covering PCs and components since 1998.

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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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How to pick the best gaming laptop GPU

The GPU in a gaming laptop matters, so here's everything you need to know about picking the right one for 720p, 1080p, or 1440p gaming, as well as esports.

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Here's how fast the 2018 MacBook Pro 15 will be

Apple finally boards the 8th-gen Core i7 train, and we already know how fast the 2018 MacBook Pro 15 will be.

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The best laptops: Ultrabooks, budget PCs, 2-in-1s, and more

Our top picks feature the best tech advances in portable PCs, from new CPUs and GPUs to new materials, and include laptops from HP, Dell, and Apple.

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Giveaway: Win a signed Threadripper 2 T-Shirt

This is probably your only chance ever to get a 2018 2nd-gen Threadripper shirt

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Dell New XPS 13 vs. HP Spectre x360 13t: Which laptop is better

What happens when Dell's New XPS 13, the best clamshell laptop, takes on HP's Spectre x360 13t, the best convertible laptop? A clash of the titans

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Best gaming laptops: Know what to look for and which models rate highest

Which gaming laptop should you buy? From size, to performance, to budget, to features, this buyer's guide will help you find the right gaming laptop for your needs.

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Intel 8th-gen Core i7 vs. 7th-gen Core i7 CPUs: An upgrade that's finally worth it

Intel's 6-core 8th-gen Core i7-8750H breaks the rule about about not upgrading from one generation to the next. Just see how it obliterates its predecessors in our benchmarks.

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AMD offers winners of Intel's Core i7-8086K contest a 16-core Threadripper CPU instead

Shade thrown: AMD taunts Intel while offering to exchange Core i7-8086K CPUs for the Threadripper 1950X.

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Intel Kaby Lake G Core i7-8705G review: Why Nvidia should be scared

Intel's combination of Core i7-8705G and AMD Radeon RX Vega M burns up the performance charts and represents a sea change in laptop design.

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Intel confirms plans for a discrete GPU by 2020, and gaming PCs might be first in line

Intel confirmed it would have a discrete GPU product by 2020. Given the company's spotty history with GPUs, the plans to compete again with AMD’s Radeon and Nvidia’s GeForce products have been described as “aggressive.”

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MSI's Prestige PS42 is an ultrabook with a gaming pedigree

The Prestige PS42 is something new for MSI: A thin, light laptop that isn't expressly for gaming. But you can bet they stuffed in as much performance as possible.

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Hands on: MSI's App Player lets you crush mobile gamers

MSI's App Player creates a virtualized Android environment on your PC, so you can crush your pathetic, phone-using rivals.

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Hands on: The MSI GF63 is a gaming laptop with a pretty nice price

The MSI GF63 gives you plenty of game on the go, with enough money left over to actually be able to go outside.

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We just tested the all-AMD Acer Predator Helios 500 gaming laptop

Here's how fast the new Acer Predator Helios 500 is with Ryzen 7 2700 and Radeon Vega 56 graphics