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We're building a Fallout PC—and giving away its limited-edition case!

For our November live build, we're rolling a gaming PC with NZXT's gorgeous, limited-edition H700 Nuka-Cola case. Afterward, we'll give the case to one of you.

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Best smart speakers: Which deliver the best combination of digital assistant and audio performance?

With models based on Alexa, Google Assistant, Siri, Cortana, and others to come, we’ll help you find just the right model for you.

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13-inch MacBook Pro SSD service program FAQ: Everything you need to know

Apple has launched an SSD repair program for the 13-inch non-Touch Bar MacBook Pro. Here's everything you need to know.

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Microsoft adds LTE options to the Surface Go, making it the always-connected PC it should be

Microsoft announces three versions of the new Surface Go with LTE Advanced, though always-on connectivity will set you back at least $679.

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Ring Stick Up Cam Wired (2018) review: Ring finally has an indoor security camera

The Ring Stick Up Cam Wired is a strong entry into the indoor security camera space from Ring.

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Bose Home Speaker 500 review: Rethinking—and reshaping—smart speakers

Bose's first smart speaker supports Amazon Alexa today, and promises AirPlay 2 compatibility in 2019.

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Pixel 3 tips and tricks: Getting the most from your new Google phone

It's time to explore the cool Pixel-exlusive features you don't get on other Android phones.

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Black Friday 2018: The best early deals

You don't have to wait until November 23 for good tech deals: They've already begun rolling out. We'll keep updating this article with new ones as they emerge.

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Mouse and keyboard support coming to Microsoft's Xbox next week

Microsoft confirms that mouse and keyboard support for the Xbox game console is due next week, and that battle-royale hit Fortnite will be among the first games.

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Microsoft acquires CRPG heavyweights Obsidian and InXile

For years, Microsoft has talked up renewing its commitment to PC gaming. Today's announcements might actually keep that promise.

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This week in games: Mythological Assassin's Creed monsters, Prima Games plans its last strategy guide

Plus: Launch trailers for Battlefield V and Hitman 2, a release date for Tannenberg, and...that's pretty much it. This is gaming news for November 5 to 9.

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HTC Vive Focus hands-on impressions: No-PC, no-wires VR at a too-steep price

The Vive Focus is coming stateside with a $599 price tag, and that's too much for what HTC's offering.

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iFixit's MacBook Air teardown reveals Apple's most repairable notebook in years

iFixit found a few surprises during its teardown of the new MacBook Air, and some of them are surprisingly pleasant.

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Acer Predator Aethon 500 review: Seriously, who designed this keyboard?

Acer's Predator Aethon 500 isn't a bad value-add for pre-built PCs, but its $180 price tag is steep for a Kailh Blue-equipped keyboard with some very strange design choices.

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Gigabyte GeForce RTX 2070 Windforce review: This $500 graphics card is a solid value

With the Gigabyte RTX 2070 Windforce delivering such strong performance at $500, there's little reason to spend more on an RTX 2070 graphics card unless you're looking for specific extra features.