Brad ChacosSenior Editor, PCWorld

Brad Chacos spends his days digging through desktop PCs and tweeting too much. He covers gaming and graphics for PCWorld, and spends his mornings running the news desk for PCWorld, Macworld, Greenbot, and TechHive.

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Quora data breach FAQ: What 100 million hacked users need to know

Hackers have stolen information about 100 million Quora users. Here's what they took and what you need to do next.

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Logitech's outstanding G502 Proteus Spectrum gaming mouse is just $35, a nearly 60% discount

Logitech's outstanding G502 Proteus Spectrum gaming mouse is on sale for startlingly cheap now that its slightly upgraded successor is here.

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Load up on these 32GB USB 3.0 flash drives while they're just $6.50

Newegg is selling a 32GB Adata flash drive for just $6.50 with a coupon code. Time to load up!

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Walmart shaves $125 off the 128GB iPad mini

If you're looking for a superb all-around travel tablet, Walmart's selling the 128GB iPad mini for $125 off.

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Razer's beloved DeathAdder Chroma gaming mouse is just $37, a nearly 40% discount

Razer's signature DeathAdder Chroma is renowned for its no-frills, highly usable design, and this is one of the cheapest prices we've ever seen for it.

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These 240GB SSDs are on sale for only $40

No more excuses for upgrading from that slow hard drive. You can buy 240GB SSDs for just $40, or a 480GB SSD for $65.

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What Chrome's 'Not secure' warning for unencrypted HTTP websites really means

Google Chrome now labels any sites that lack HTTPS encryption as 'not secure,' but that doesn't mean you've been hacked.

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Elgato's Stream Deck Mini is smaller, cheaper, and just as full-featured as the bigger broadcaster tool

The Elgato Stream Deck Mini is a smaller version of the popular Stream Deck, but it can perform all the same actions as the full-fat game broadcasting tool.

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Chrome gobbles much more RAM due to Google's 'Site Isolation' protection for Spectre CPU flaws

The Site Isolation feature that protects Google's Chrome browser against Spectre CPU attacks is live for 99 percent of users, but it drives up RAM usage significantly.

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Anker's fast-chargers and portable batteries are on sale for unheard-of prices for Amazon Prime users

Keep all your devices charged for cheap with Amazon's one-day Anker accessory sale for Prime members only.

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The Humble Store is giving cyberpunk RPG Shadowrun Returns away for free

The Humble Store is giving away Shadowrun Returns through Saturday morning, and selling the sequels for dirt cheap.

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That Russia router malware threat might be worse than feared: What you need to know

The FBI recommends rebooting or even resetting your router to avoid sophisticated "VPNFilter" malware by a group tied to Russia. Here's what you need to know.

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What you need to know about Speculative Store Bypass, the Spectre-like 'Variant 4' CPU flaw

Google and Microsoft discovered a new CPU flaw related to Meltdown and Spectre. Take action, but don't panic too much about Speculative Store Bypass.

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How to turn on Gmail's Smart Compose and let Google AI write your emails

Gmail's AI-infused Smart Compose is live in experimental form. Here's how to activate it.

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How to check if Facebook shared your personal info with Cambridge Analytica

Cambridge Analytica harvested personal information from 87 million Facebook users. Here's how to tell if you were affected.

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