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PCWorld celebrates its 30th birthday this month—and the technological progress we’ve seen since 1983 has been remarkable. Join us on a walk through history as we revisit some of the PC platform’s greatest moments.
Valve Software believes the future of PC gaming leads to the living room. But why wait for its Steam Box when you can build your own?
Understand the weirdest, most complex options of your graphics control panel, and start tweaking your display like a pro.
Intel will stop selling Intel branded desktop motherboards after Haswell. So what are the implications for traditional desktop PCs?
AMD’s APUs make the case that graphics is more important than CPUs in the new touch-centric world.
Gigabyte and Intel try to prove that DIY is not dead in the PC world, offering components that let users build their own AIO PCs.
2013's crop of new PCs will be versatile, powerful, and most importantly, simple to use.
Acer plans on putting high-resolution “retina-class” LCD panels on laptops starting this Spring.
Viewsonic pops a Tegra 3 processor into a display that also has a Windows 8 touchscreen.
Intel cuts a broad swath at CES with new CPUs for phones, tablets and Ultrabooks.
Lenovo continued its deluge of new Windows 8 product offerings at CES 2013, with key additions to its line of Windows 8 hybrid laptops announced Monday, including a smaller IdeaPad Yoga 11S.
Nvidia’s CEO spoke about his company’s grand plan to help all PC gamers reach optimum graphics performance.
Hewlett-Packard highlights a super-thin monitor at CES 2013, accompanied with a family of desktop monitors, a portable media streaming device, and budget Windows 8 laptops.
Intel's "Next Unit of Computing" platform provides everything you need for a competent entertainment PC in an extremely small package.
We've seen the future, and the future isn't boring clamshell laptops. Windows 8 is forcing PC makers to make refreshing changes to the old laptop paradigm.
Samsung's ATIV Smart PC design is neither fish nor fowl. In its attempt to blur the line between tablet and PC, Samsung only confuses the issue.
Laptops have changed dramatically in the past few months, making buying choices more difficult. We help you navigate the mobile PC maze.
As Microsoft moves PCs, tablets, and smartphones under a common code base, the future of gaming is primed to change forever.
Buried deep inside Windows 8, you'll find great tools for tweaking and improving the OS. And they're all free of charge.