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Watch us build a $360 Intel-based gaming PC

Can you build an 8th-generation Intel machine with discrete graphics for under four Benjamins? Yep.

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These 20 deep, absorbing PC games will eat days of your life

These long PC games demanded to be played for days, not hours—and your tenacity will be rewarded.

Age of Wonders: Planetfall

Hands-on: Age of Wonders: Planetfall puts a refreshing sci-fi spin on 4X strategy

Space mechs? Insectoid aliens? The last, defiant remnants of a crumbling empire? Age of Wonder: Planetfall sunk its hooks into us.

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The failed Essential Phone is an ugly testament to everything that's wrong with Android

A new report suggests that Essential is on its last legs and the planned follow-up to its first phone has been shelved. Good riddance.

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Get $15 off this Alexa- and Google Assistant-powered Wemo light switch today

Amazon is selling the Wemo Light Switch for $35 today, $15 off its list price.

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Apple kills Valve's Steam Link iOS app, but you can still stream PC games to Android

Valve's Steam Link app will stream games from your PC to your phone across your home network, freeing you up to play anywhere you'd like. But probably the bathroom.

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Best Buy's selling an Acer Nitro 5 gaming laptop for a ludicrously low $600

For $600 you can get a great Acer 1080p gaming laptop at Best Buy.

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The Full Nerd ep. 53: Razer Blade and Core X, NZXT's H500i case, and a new Nvidia GPU

In this episode of The Full Nerd, we talk about hot new PC hardware from Razer and NZXT, a new Nvidia graphics card, and Spectre strikes back.

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HyperX Cloud Flight review: A solid wireless headset joins the venerable Cloud line

HyperX's debut wireless headset is missing some key features, like chat mix and microphone monitoring, but it looks good, sounds great, and feels excellent.

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15 great movies for Memorial Day streaming

These 15 movies pay tribute to the men and women who gave their lives for their country—a fitting way to spend the Memorial Day weekend.

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The Acer Predator Helios 500 is a gaming laptop that's overclockable in all the right places

The Acer Predator Helios 500 checks off a lot of boxes: Overclockable GPU and CPU options, 17-inch 4K UHD or 144Hz 1080p display options, and much more.

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Watch us build an over-the-top RGB PC

With RGB components everywhere these days, we decided to explore the world of multi-colored PC lighting. To do that, we're cramming as much of it as we can into a PC controlled by Asus's Aura Sync software.

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The Acer Chromebook Spin 13 is a classy product rising above a mob of cheap clamshells

Acer's Chromebook Spin 13 aims at business users with its Intel Core i5 processor, aluminum chassis, and 360-degree versatility. But the market for high-end Chromebooks remains unproven, while cheaper models continue to sell.

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Steam's Spring Cleaning event encourages PC gamers to clear out their backlog

Steam Sales are all about buying new games cheap, but the Steam Spring Cleaning event focuses on spending time with what you already own.

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Pornhub launches VPNhub, a VPN service with free, unlimited bandwidth

Pornhub's VPNhub service lets you browse the web—not just adult videos—without ISPs looking over your shoulder.