Ian PaulContributor, PCWorld

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Ian is an independent writer based in Israel who has never met a tech subject he didn't like. He primarily covers Windows, PC and gaming hardware, video and music streaming services, social networks, and browsers. When he's not covering the news he's working on how-to tips for PC users, or tuning his eGPU setup.

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The 500GB WD Blue SSD, one of our favorite SSDs, is on sale for its lowest price yet

The 500GB WD Blue 3D NAND SSD is $90 today on Amazon.

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Grab an Acer 2-in-1 laptop with an SSD and a modern Core i3 for $460 at Staples

The Acer Aspire 3 with a 14-inch 1080p screen, 8GB of RAM, and a 256GB SSD is just $460 at Staples right now.

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16 simple, yet powerful Excel functions you need to know

Want a better grasp of Excel, but not sure where to start? This list will help.

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Dashlane 6: What are the new features, and should you pay the higher price?

Dashlane 6 is out with new features, and the next time you pay for your premium subscription, it will cost a whole lot more than. Is the extra cost worth it?

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Get Adobe's Photoshop Elements and Premiere Elements for $70 off on Amazon

A boxed Adobe Photoshop Elements and Premiere Elements bundle is $80 on Amazon right now.

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Use Windows 10's individual display scaling to perfect your multi-monitor setup

Want to boost the scaling on your 1080p monitor by a little and your 4K display by a lot? With Windows 10 that's an easy fix.

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Get Conan Exiles and a platformer we love with many more games in the $12 Humble Monthly Bundle

The August Humble Monthly subscription bundle features Conan Exiles, The Escapists 2, A Hat in Time, and more for just $12.

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G Data Total Security review: The best antivirus app you've never heard of

Germany-based G Data's Total Security premium suite has all the features you need in a well-organized app, with relatively fair pricing.

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Newegg's selling a 43-inch 1080p TV for just $100

You'll have to pay $180 up front, but after an $80 rebate you'll have a 43-inch 1080p Avera TV at a very cheap price.

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OVPN review: An ideal VPN except for one big drawback

OVPN gets so many things right, but the service's performance makes us nervous about recommending it.

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This XFX Radeon RX 580 is on sale for $230, significantly cheaper than rival graphics cards

Amazon's selling an XFX 4GB RX 580 for $230 after a $40 discount.

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The ultra-fast 1TB Samsung 960 EVO SSD drops by $100 on Amazon

The 1TB Samsung 960 Evo NVMe M.2 SSD is now $300 on Amazon, a $100 discount.

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What to do when your laptop's touchpad stops working

The touchpad built into your laptop no longer responds to your fingers. Here's what to do about it.

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Avira Phantom VPN Pro review: A homegrown service that's pretty good

Avira's Phantom VPN Pro offers serviceable speeds in key locations, an easy-to-use service, and the right privacy promises.

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Get a five-port wall charger with a USB-C connection for $20 with this code

Amazon's got a RavPower five-port charging station for $20 if you use a $10 discount code.