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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Intel Optane Memory H10 SSD Review: How it could speed up your next laptop

Intel’s Optane Memory H10 SSD is a storage hybrid that shines under heavy workloads, but you can't buy it except in a pre-built laptop.

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Here's how to fix Apple's Butterfly keyboard problem: Buy a PC

If you've finally had enough of your Apple Butterfly keyboard problems, here's five PCs that can replace your MacBook

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Razer's Core X Chroma eGPU cabinet features RGB and Intel's latest Thunderbolt 3 controller

Razer's latest eGPU cabinet gets LEDs and a bigger PSU , plus a ton more ports than before.

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Killer's AX 1650 network card taps Wi-Fi 6 for wireless gaming that doesn't suck

Killer's AX 1650 network card reduces latency and can better deal with network congestion.

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Kaby Lake-G lives! We spotted the Core i7-8705G in Acer's new ConceptD 5 laptop for creators

Is there still a place for Intel's Kaby Lake-G in a 6-core world? Yes, and Acer's ConceptD 5 is the perfect laptop for it.

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Intel's controversial 'auction-only' Core i9-9990XE finally goes on sale, sort of

You can now buy Intel's ultra-rare 14-core, 5GHz Core i9 processor.

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Intel Optane: What the different Optane products are, and where you'll see them

We explain Optane Memory, Optane drives, Optane DC Persistent Memory, and Intel's new Optane Memory SSD.

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Meet the new, tougher Cinebench R20 benchmark: We test it on Xeon and Threadripper

Here's what you need to know about Maxon's new Cinebench R20 benchmark, and how to use it to test your computer.

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Alienware Area-51m R1 review: Fast, big and upgradable

Alienware's redesigned powerhouse laptop promises the Holy Grail of gaming laptop features. It's big, fast, beautiful, and even upgradable.

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The 5 things Google should kill next

Google's shown it can kill off a product when it no longer deserves to live. We know a few more products that are ready to die, if only Google could help.

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USB4: What this future standard means for USB chaos and Thunderbolt 3

USB4 promises to smooth out USB chaos and play nicer with Thunderbolt 3. But it's not going to be that easy. Here's what you need to know.

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Intel hopes to clean up toxic speech in game chat with AI and machine learning

Can AI and machine learning defang toxic voice chat in games? Intel thinks so

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Alienware Area-51m: We unbox and benchmark this desktop-class laptop

The Area-51m, Alienware's new flagship gaming laptop, is gorgeous outside and upgradable inside—with desktop-class parts! Watch our video to see more.

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The Full Nerd ep. 86: GeForce GTX 1660 Ti vs. RTX and Radeon, Ryzen 3000 rumors, untangling USB4

Gordon, Alaina, Adam, and Brad bring you this week's hot news on all things PC, including GTX vs. RTX vs Radeon, Ryzen 3000 rumors, and USB4 (kinda) explained.

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Why you should or shouldn't buy a GeForce RTX laptop

Nvidia's GeForce RTX may have finally arrived in laptops but that won't stop the hand-wringing. Here are the pros and cons of buying one today.