Alaina Yee

Senior Editor

Alaina Yee is PCWorld's resident bargain hunter—when she's not covering PC building, computer components, mini-PCs, and more, she's scouring for the best tech deals. Previously her work has appeared in PC Gamer, IGN, Maximum PC, and Official Xbox Magazine. You can find her on Twitter at @morphingball.

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Affordable and sweet: How to build a $300 gaming PC

Affordable and sweet: How to build a $300 gaming PC

When we last built a $300 PC, you could only expect to do basic office work with it—gaming was off the table. How times have changed.

Intel Ghost Canyon NUC9i9QNX review: The first modular NUC heralds a new future for mini PCs

Intel Ghost Canyon NUC9i9QNX review: The first modular NUC heralds a new future for mini PCs

The latest Next Unit of Computing from Intel may be less compact than its predecessors, but this worthy sacrifice allows room for its intriguing, upgradeable design.

PSA: Enjoy free digital movies, audiobooks, and more through your local library

PSA: Enjoy free digital movies, audiobooks, and more through your local library

Through services like Hoopla and OverDrive, your library offers tons of digital movies, books, audiobooks, and more—and you don't have to spend a penny to access any of it.

How to use a digital camera, camcorder, or GoPro as a webcam

How to use a digital camera, camcorder, or GoPro as a webcam

Webcams are hard to find. But if you have a dSLR camera, GoPro, or camcorder lying about, you may be able to conscript it for the same purpose.

How to host virtual Netflix, Amazon, Hulu, Disney+, and YouTube watch parties

How to host virtual Netflix, Amazon, Hulu, Disney+, and YouTube watch parties

Browser extensions make it possible to hold a movie watch party on Netflix, Amazon, Hulu, and Disney+ with friends and family—all while still social distancing.

The Silverstone Seta A1's futuristic looks belie its familiar features

The Silverstone Seta A1's futuristic looks belie its familiar features

A couple of features give the Silverstone Seta A1 mid-tower case some distinction, but it hews closely to the competition overall.

NZXT's Xbox Series X lookalike makes small-form-factor builds a snap

NZXT's Xbox Series X lookalike makes small-form-factor builds a snap

This case isn't a console rival, but that won't stop certain corners of the internet from commenting in that vein anyway.

Be Quiet!'s Pure Base 500 case offers more than just silent computing

Be Quiet!'s Pure Base 500 case offers more than just silent computing

As with all other products in Be Quiet!'s lineup, this compact mid-tower focuses on minimizing noise—but it also offers a bit of show too, if you're so inclined.

Cooler Master's newest ARGB case is straightforward and affordable

Cooler Master's newest ARGB case is straightforward and affordable

At $60, this micro-ATX case offers a lot of value in its features.

We build a capable $300 gaming PC. Believe it!

We build a capable $300 gaming PC. Believe it!

These days, $50 gets you an ultra-budget APU capable of gaming. So we built a system using the Athlon 3000G and then put it to the test.

Dive into retro gaming with one of these emulation options

Dive into retro gaming with one of these emulation options

Miss classic games? Our video runs through your options if you're hankering to play them again.

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