Alex CocilovaAssistant Editor, PCWorld

Alex covers desktops, everything from fancy to practical. He's also an avid (addicted) gamer and loves following the industry.

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Razer Comms connects gamers with free Android app

The new Android app from Razer connects mobile and PC gamers, while letting you ignore calls that might cut into your gaming time.

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Digital Storm teases its new Steam Machine

We have a few details on Digital Storm's high-end Steam Machine, which will be unveiled at CES 2014 in early January.

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Bring beautiful music (and sound effects) to your ears with this headset buying guide

You're experiencing only half the game if you don't have great sound. Here are the most important features to look for when shopping for a gaming headset for yourself or your favorite gaming enthusiast.

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Microsoft admits disk drive glitch is killing some Xbox One consoles

Only a "very small number" of consoles are affected by the issue, Microsoft says. It's working on getting replacement models to anyone reporting the issue.

10 awesome PC games that feel just like work

Desperate for a new line of work, but unwilling to go through the drudgery of going back to school? Playing any of these incredible PC games is like a virtual career change.

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Grab these ghost-hunting PC tools when paranormal activity is at its peak

Scary noises. Darting shadows. Hazy apparitions. Your PC can detect, document, or debunk them.

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Hands on with the 2DS: An entry level investment

We got some up-close time to handle the upcoming Nintendo 2DS. It's got a new look and a primary audience

Free Game Friday: Bending time

Spend your free time bending time with these fun, free, time-altering games.

11 great PC co-op games to play with your buddies

Shooting aliens, robbing banks, and hopscotching wormholes are all more fun with friends. Load up a co-op game, and start making memories.

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Free Game Friday: Love the line

It's simple, one dimensional and we wouldn't be able to create much without it. The line is the most underappreciated shape around and it's time it got justice in the form of some free and fun flash games! Get to it and show the line the love it deserves.

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Ashampoo MP3 Cover Finder review: Organize your playlists—for a price

Ashampoo's MP3 Cover Finder is a tool to provide metadata and visual covers to mp3 files that are missing them or are incorrect. It uses intelligent fingerprint technology and searches the Internet to identify the tracks.

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Free Game Friday: Boom

There's a reason why action movies are so popular, and believe me, it isn't for the story. Explosions fascinate and awe, so I put together a few free games that make them the star. Bombs away!

Free Game Friday: Feed your free time with these food games

If you love to eat and spend free time playing free games, this is the place for you. Enjoy these tasty morsels of bite-sized fun.

Free Game Friday: Nostalgia trip

Take a trip back to when the Internet was young and games were simple but addictive. Sure, you can enjoy the high-quality stuff that modern browsers can create, but then you'd miss this free game nostalgia trip.

Free Game Friday: Take on Wall Street

It's important to be in control of your financial future, and that starts with getting educated. Get involved in some free Stock Market simulators to get a feel of just how hectic and rewarding investing can be—just don't go for broke.