Ian PaulContributor, PCWorld

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Ian is an independent writer based in Israel who has never met a tech subject he didn't like. He primarily covers Windows, PC and gaming hardware, video and music streaming services, social networks, and browsers. When he's not covering the news he's working on how-to tips for PC users, or tuning his eGPU setup.

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Staples is selling a color laser printer for $75

Dell's single function laser printer won't do photos well, but if your printing needs focus on text and simple graphics, this model is a great choice.

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Microsoft offers Gmail users some key Outlook features, but only via Windows 10

Microsoft is giving Gmail users some key Outlook.com features via the Windows 10 Mail and Calendar app, meaning they'll work only on a Windows 10 device.

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Logitech's G410 mechanical keyboard is $60 today

As a beginner gaming keyboard, the G410 is well-priced at $60.

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Samsung Android owners will get special Google Play Music features

Google Play Music has joined Samsung's galaxy of pre-installed apps as the default music player.

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How to create a single-column Start menu in the Windows 10 Creators Update

There's a new setting in the Creators Update that lets you simplify the Start menu.

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Radeon RX 480 owners are transforming their graphics cards into the Radeon RX 580

Adding the RX 580 BIOS to an RX 480 gives you the performance of the new graphics card, but that swap doesn't come without risks.

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Newegg is selling this slim 23-inch 1080p monitor for $115

This Asus monitor sports a thin border, a slim profile, and a low price, but it also features a short journey through the history of display inputs.

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Dell's luscious new 4K monitor is bold, bright, and HDR-infused

Dell's UltraSharp UP2718Q HDR monitor comes with 1,000 nits brightness, a huge color spectrum, and a big ol' price tag of $2,000.

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User-created patch lets Kaby Lake and Ryzen PCs receive Windows 7 updates

A new user-created patch lets Kaby Lake and Ryzen PCs get updates on Windows 7 or 8—but it may be more trouble than it's worth.

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A Western Digital 4TB external hard drive is $90 right now

A sub-$100 price for this amount of storage is a great deal.

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Move over, NES Classic? A tiny retro Super Nintendo may be coming this year

The NES Classic's sudden demise might be to clear the deck for a miniaturized Super Nintendo.

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You can now sign into your Microsoft Account without a password

Signing into your Microsoft Account with Microsoft's Authenticator isn't necessarily faster than entering a password, but it is easier.

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Amazon has knocked $30 off the sticker price of AMD's Ryzen 7 1800X processor

Anyone building a new PC should take a look at this deal on the Ryzen 7 1800X.

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How to defer future updates in the Windows 10 Creators Update

The Creators Update makes it much easier to delay feature and security updates than previous versions of Windows 10.

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How to enable Windows Sonic virtual surround sound in the Windows 10 Creators Update

The Creators Update's built-in Windows Sonic spatial sound feature is supposed to improve your headphone audio experience