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Xbox One’s Snap is dead: What’s lost, what’s next with the Creators Update

Goodbye, Snap view. One of the Xbox One's original selling points, Snap bites the dust in the Creators Update.

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Newegg has knocked $100 off this BenQ 35-inch curved monitor

This curved monitor is about as cheap as you can currently get for a display of this size.

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Nvidia's beastly Titan Xp steals the performance crown from the GTX 1080 Ti

Nvidia's new Titan Xp takes the performance crown back from the GeForce GTX 1080 Ti—and bestows the graphics card with the name it always should have had.

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Xbox Project Scorpio specs revealed: Microsoft's next console is a Radeon-infused monster

Microsoft's Xbox Project Scorpio's hardware could actually power 4K gaming well, unlike the PS4 Pro. But sorry, PC enthusiasts: AMD's Ryzen isn't inside.

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Bulletstorm: Full Clip Edition is a fine remaster of an exhilarating game, at a not-so-fine price

With the original Bulletstorm port basically broken on PC after the demise of Games for Windows Live, it's a bit rough for Gearbox to ask people to pay up for a working version—remaster or no remaster.

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Best gaming keyboards of 2017: Our picks for the top budget, mid-tier, and RGB boards

Choosing a gaming keyboard is a matter of personal taste. We’ve sifted through the latest and greatest to come up with our top recommendations.

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G.Skill KM780 review: One of the best RGB-enabled keyboards to date

The G.Skill KM780 borrows some of the best features from its competitors and adds a few of its own for a stellar debut.

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SteelSeries Apex M800 review: Yet another custom keyboard switch, but it's compelling

The SteelSeries Apex M800 and its custom QS1 switch put on a good light show, but it falls just shy of outdoing keyboards with Cherry MX keys.

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38% off Corsair Gaming SCIMITAR RGB MOBA/MMO Gaming Mouse With Key Slider Mechanical Buttons - Deal Alert

The Scimitar RGB gaming mouse revolutionizes game play with its Key Slider control system, 12 mechanical side buttons, and pro-proven 12,000 DPI optical sensor. It’s purpose built to deliver the ultimate MOBA and MMO gaming experience.

Steam Shovel: The best PC games you may have missed in March

Play with snakes, space trains, a Stranger Things homage, and silly peasants.

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20% off Sniper Ghost Warrior 3 Season Pass Edition Pre-order - Deal Alert

Go behind enemy lines with the ultimate modern military shooter. Pre-order this season pass edition and get extra add-ons and a 20% discount for Prime members.

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Twitch starts selling the games you're watching

Twitch is now selling 51 games, with more to come.

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Windows 10's native Mixer support makes PC game streaming dead simple

The Windows 10 Creators update offers native support for PC game broadcasting, using Microsoft's Mixer service. What it lacks in users and features, it makes up for in sheer ease of use.

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Yooka-Laylee review: This nostalgia-fueled platformer is Banjo-Kazooie 4 in everything but name

Playtonic's Kickstarter promised a spiritual successor to Banjo-Kazooie and that's what Yooka-Laylee delivers, flaws and all.

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Let's Play Yooka-Laylee

We go hands-on with the first 20-odd minutes of Yooka-Laylee, spiritual successor to N64 platforming classic Banjo-Kazooie. Except this time there's a chameleon and a bat.

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Tested: Windows 10's Game Mode makes unplayable games playable—sometimes

Windows 10's Game Mode won't improve performance on every PC, but when it does, it can make a massive difference.

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35% off Airfox Backlit LED Mouse Bungee with Integrated 3-Port USB Hub and Charger - Deal Alert

The Airfox Gaming Mouse Bungee is designed to eliminate drag from your mouse cord, giving you the nimble feeling and responsiveness of a wireless mouse. An integrated 3-port USB 3.0 hub, and fast device-charging port are also included.