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Whirlwind FX VortX review: The PC's first 'environmental simulator' is just hot air for now

Whirlwind FX's VortX promises to be the "world's first environmental simulator for PC gaming," but first-generation hardware woes make this experiment mostly a bust.

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Corsair K70 RGB MK.2 Low Profile review: Get a laptop feel on your desktop PC

Corsair's new K70 is the first to feature Cherry's new Low Profile MX switch, recreating a laptop feel on a desktop keyboard. It won't be to everyone's tastes, but it's pretty damn nice regardless.

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Treat yourself to a visual upgrade with these 3 awesome monitor deals

Newegg and Dell have some great deals on monitors, including a 29-inch ultrawide gaming monitor under $200.

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Qualcomm's Snapdragon 8cx for PCs aims to overcome the performance gap

Qualcomm's Snapdragon 8cx is working hard to convince PC customers that the chip can offer great performance as well as outstanding battery life.

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Watch the Qualcomm Snapdragon 855's best new features in action

We go inside Qualcomm's demo room to show you some of the flagship features of the Snapdragon 855, from intelligent audio filtering to 4K HDR video capture.

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Meet Qualcomm's Snapdragon 855: AI boosts, a smarter camera, mobile gaming—and bye-bye, JPEG

Qualcomm delivers a deep dive on Snapdragon 855, the chip powering most major smartphones. Expect improvements that make phones smarter, with improvements to the camera and video capabilities.

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Microsoft trash talks Windows 10 LTSC – again

LTSC, which was once called LTSB, is a specialized edition of Windows 10 Enterprise that promises the longest intervals between OS feature upgrades.

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PCWorld's December Digital Magazine: Google Pixel 3 XL review

Enjoy the best of PCWorld.com in a curated Digital Magazine for Android and iOS.

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Amazon and Newegg have slashed prices on some of our favorite graphics cards today

Grab a Sapphire Radeon RX Vega 64 for $400 at Newegg today, or the RX Vega 56 for $410 at Amazon.

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Microsoft gets explicit about Windows 10 upgrade blockers

Relying in part on the telemetry it receives from Windows 10 computers, Microsoft is getting more aggressive in blocking PCs from getting problematic updates.

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Watch The Full Nerd talk Creative Super X-Fi and old PC memories right now!

Join us live right now on YouTube, Twitch, Facebook, and Twitter.

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Razer's Blade Stealth gets a long-awaited upgrade to GeForce graphics and a Whiskey Lake CPU

Razer updates its Blade Stealth thin-and-light with a Whiskey Lake CPU and MX150 GPU, making it more like the MacBook Air, except likely faster.

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Thunderbolt 3 adapter guide: How to connect an iPhone, display, hard drive, and more to a MacBook Pro or MacBook Air

Make room in your laptop bag. When you have only one port type, you need adapters to be able to use your gear.

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Super X-Fi, Sound Blaster AE-9 reveal, and PC memories with Ryan from Creative | The Full Nerd Ep 77

In today's special show we are joined by Ryan Schlieper from Creative to talk about PC audio and the new Super X-Fi, get the first look at the Sound Blaster AE-9, as well as reminisce about old PC building memories.

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Microsoft's $480M HoloLens deal with US Army could boost AR adoption

As many as 100,000 devices could be sold to the Army; the deal highlights Microsoft efforts to target augmented reality at the enterprise users.

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The 3 best deals in Amazon's huge one-day PC gaming hardware sale

Amazon's one-day sale on PC gaming gear has great deals on graphics cards, gaming mice, external storage, and more.

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Meet T-Rex: Nvidia's Titan RTX is the new graphics card mega-monster

Cutting-edge hardware and open-source software combine to make Nvidia's Titan RTX graphics card a beast at content creation and data science tasks.

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10 of the coolest and wackiest tech stories of 2018

From quantum computing to smart drones, network security goofs and AI developments it has been an interesting year.

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