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Microsoft kills off security bulletins after several stays

Microsoft this week retired the security bulletins that for decades have described each month's slate of vulnerabilities and patches for customers.

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HP Spectre x360 (2017) review: New features increase this convertible's appeal

HP is still tweaking its 13-inch convertible—and the additions further cement it as the 2-in-1 to beat.

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UEFI flaws can be exploited to install highly persistent ransomware

A team of researchers from security vendor Cylance demonstrated a proof-of-concept ransomware program that ran inside a motherboard's Unified Extensible Firmware Interface (UEFI).

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Let's Play Thimbleweed Park

Thimbleweed Park is an incredible homage to the LucasArts point-and-click era of games.

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Building virtual PCs in PC Building Simulator

PC Building Simulator says it teaches you how to build your own computer. Is it true? PCWorld's PC gurus put it to the test.

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Mingis on Tech: Diving into Windows 10 Creators Update and the future of OSes

Coming soon to a PC near you: Windows 10 Creators Update. But what's much less certain is what comes after that for PCs, and Macs and mobile devices. A voice-activated future, anyone?

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Surface Studio First Look: Features and specs

You know Microsoft's Surface Studio is different as soon as you see the gorgeous display and try the innovative touch experience. Here's what it was like for us.

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AMD Ryzen 5 announced | The Full Nerd Ep 19

Here's what you'll find in AMD's Ryzen 5 CPUs—and what we think about it.

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Intel Optane | The Full Nerd Ep 19

Intel's cutting-edge Optane storage is finally here, though the debut is limited to the DC P4800X data center SSD.

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Nvidia GeForce GTX 1080 Ti review | The Full Nerd Ep. 19

The GeForce GTX 1080 Ti is ready to slay Titans. Here's PCWorld's video review.

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Microsoft stays security bulletins' termination

Microsoft today postponed the retirement of the security bulletins it uses to describe in detail each month's slate of vulnerabilities and patches.

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Microsoft Surface Studio: We Unbox the Ultimate Windows All-in-One

Microsoft's Surface Studio is the Windows answer to the iMac and more, with a 4.5K display and support for Surface Pen and Surface Dial. This is what it's like to take the ultimate Windows all-in-one out of its box.

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Hands-on: LG's Steam VR headset

LG's SteamVR headset is like a bizarro-Vive with a high-res, flip-up screen.

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HP Spectre x360 15 (2017) review: An excellent blend of portability, performance, and value

Last year’s affordable and portable 15-inch 2-in-1 laptop gets supercharged with premium hardware upgrades.

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Viewer Q & A | The Full Nerd Ep. 18 (pt 3 of 3)

The Full Nerd crew answers your questions about AMD Ryzen, the GeForce GTX 1080 Ti, and more.

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The Nvidia GeForce GTX 1080 TI is coming! | The Full Nerd Ep. 18 (pt 2 of 3)

Nvidia's new GeForce GTX 1080 Ti is the most powerful graphics card ever.

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AMD Ryzen Review & Benchmarking | The Full Nerd Ep. 18 (pt. 1 of 3)

AMD's Ryzen is here! We talk about the performance of AMD's new chip.

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Porsche Book One First Look

Porsche Design's Book One turns a laptop into an expression of beauty, power, and money.

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