Brad Chacos

Senior Editor

Brad Chacos spends his days digging through desktop PCs and tweeting too much. He covers gaming and graphics for PCWorld, and spends his mornings running the news desk for PCWorld, Macworld, Greenbot, and TechHive.

Windows 10 Creators Update: The 5 biggest changes

Ryzen CPUs explained: Everything you need to know about AMD's disruptive multicore chips

Ryzen CPUs explained: Everything you need to know about AMD's disruptive multicore chips

Here's everything you need to know about AMD Ryzen CPU prices, speeds, motherboards, and more.

7 ways to save money when you build a PC

7 ways to save money when you build a PC

Building a PC doesn't have to break the bank. These tips and tools will help you keep the cost of a new DIY computer as low as possible.

10 frustrating Google Chrome irritations and how to fix them

10 frustrating Google Chrome irritations and how to fix them

These tweaks will help you stop accidental tab closures, update extensions, enable guest browsing, and make other improvements to the Chrome browser.

Your new PC needs these 15 free, excellent programs
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Your new PC needs these 15 free, excellent programs

Start your new computer off right with solid security tools, productivity software, and other programs that every PC needs.

Virtual reality, one year out: What went right, what didn't

Virtual reality, one year out: What went right, what didn't

VR finally became reality in 2016, and like any birth, it was both messy and magical.

22 wildly imaginative PCs that don't look like PCs at all

22 wildly imaginative PCs that don't look like PCs at all

These crazy customized computers from master case modders don't look like computers whatsoever. And that's the point.

Microsoft's $300 Windows VR headsets: 6 things we know (and 1 big question)
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Microsoft's $300 Windows VR headsets: 6 things we know (and 1 big question)

Microsoft revealed an army of VR headsets launching alongside the Windows 10 Creators Update. Here's everything we know so far.

7 technologies killed in Apple's new MacBook Pro

7 technologies killed in Apple's new MacBook Pro

The new MacBook Pro continues Apple's tradition of eradicating unwanted technologies. RIP HDMI, SD cards, and more.

Everything Microsoft revealed today: Surface Studio, Windows 10 Creators Update and more

Everything Microsoft revealed today: Surface Studio, Windows 10 Creators Update and more

Microsoft announced a slew of new goodies at its Windows event in New York. Catch up on everything from the Surface Studio all-in-one to the Windows 10 Creators Update here.

10 PC programs Windows 10 renders obsolete

10 PC programs Windows 10 renders obsolete

Some of the best third-party PC software around has been usurped by native Windows 10 tools and features.

6 reasons to try Linux today

6 reasons to try Linux today

There's never been a better time to give Linux a try on your PC. Here's why.

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