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Razer and Intel are working together on a RealSense-enabled 3D camera

Razer and Intel are collaborating on a 3D-sensing camera for consumer-end VR and gaming computers.. The device should make it possible to dodge enemy attacks in a fighting game by physically moving around.

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Insiders gain new features in Windows 10 build 10525

Those running Insider builds of Windows 10 are getting an update that adds color options, improvements to memory usage, and other small tweaks.

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Intel announces Optane hard drives powered by 3D XPoint technology

3D XPoint will be coming to a drive near you in 2016, according to Intel's IDF San Francisco keynote. The drives will be sold under a new Optane brand to enterprise and consumer markets.

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Enthusiast blog unearths China’s bizarre ‘street offset’ system

When does mapping turn into snooping? As it turns out, Google has had to find a solution that allows for accurate street mapping within the limits of Chinese legislation.

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Xbox One streaming offers very high quality on Windows 10

Even though Microsoft previously disabled the "very high" quality setting for Xbox One to Windows 10 streaming, it's seen the error of its ways and has now enabled it by default, giving everyone access to higher quality streams.

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Western Digital keeps it traditional with new, giant mechanical drives

While SSDs are certainly where it's at in terms of speed, and the prices are coming down, they still can't quite match the storage capacity of hard drives. Which is why Western Digital is launching some new, higher capacity drives.

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Halo on the PC? Here's how to do it, with Game Streaming in Windows 10

Want to play Xbox One games while someone else is hogging the TV? Now you can, if you have a Windows 10 PC. Here's how to set up and optimize Game Streaming.

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Games with SafeDisc or Securom DRM won’t run on Windows 10

SafeDisc or Securom DRM, which is installed on hundreds of old disc-based games, are a no-go on Windows 10. Users can't run on these games on the newly updated OS without running through complex workarounds.

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How to customize File Explorer in Windows 10

The Windows 10 version of File Explorer has a few new bells and whistles. Here's a handy guide for new users (and Windows veterans) on the new interface.

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Linux issues kill Steam Machine sleep function

An issue with how Linux handles input devices has made it near-impossible for Valve to implement a sleep function for its Steam Machines, so they'll ship without it.

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Windows 10 exceeds 50 million downloads

Microsoft took a gamble by offering Windows 10 for free, but it seems that the risk has reaped a massive reward, with more than 50 million installs being reported after just three weeks.

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GTX 950 (probably) coming this Thursday with a $160 price tag

If you want a nice mid-to-budget-range card from Nvidia but were waiting on one that suited you better, this Thursday could be your day, as Nvidia is rumored to be launching its brand new GTX 950 then for just over $150.

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Microsoft may spy on Windows 10 users to make sure they don’t play pirated games

Microsoft has reserved the right to check your system for "playing counterfeit games, or using unauthorized "hardware peripheral devices." The language the company is using is ambiguous, and that is likely intentional.

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