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Reasons Apple’s Bandai Pippin Console Failed

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When it comes to gaming, Apple as a tech company doesn’t naturally come to mind. That’s probably because of the Pippin. Unfortunately, the Pippin was one of the few Apple products that crashed and burned. It lasted two years in the market. In this article, we look at the reason Pippin failed and highlight the […]

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The 5 Best Drones For Racing (Speed, Maneuverability, and More)

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Drone enthusiasts are constantly on the hunt for the best drones for racing. While some pretty interesting drones are on the market, not all feature what a racer needs. When choosing a drone for racing, there are some key factors to consider. A good drone combines speed and maneuverability while providing stability and good power […]

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The 5 Most Durable Laptops

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Durability is a primary concern for customers looking for laptops to use in harsh environments, like a construction site or outdoors. While many laptops claim to be durable, not all of them genuinely are. Some brands have created economical, but high-performance laptops with a durable construction. Often, manufacturers sacrifice durability when designing a powerful and […]

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Top 10 Internet Providers in Colorado

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Colorado is the transition point where the Great Plains meet the Rocky Mountains. Known as the “Front Range,” this area along the Interstate 25 corridor holds 70 % of Colorado’s population. This region is home to some of the state’s largest cities, including Denver. This concentration of population, coupled with diverse natural environments, can create […]

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Beats vs Bose: Which Brand Is Best?

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Nothing beats a good, dependable pair of headphones. The same goes for a high-quality surround sound system. You can’t forget a great soundbar, either. No matter how you listen to your music, one thing remains certain: You want to hear it in the best possible quality at the best price from the best brand. This […]

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The Effects of the Ethereum Merge on GPU Prices

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Over the past couple of years, we have seen cryptocurrency miners buying up so many graphics cards that shortages have been felt worldwide. While many factors contributed to the recent GPU shortages, cryptocurrency mining was a major leading cause. Before the Ethereum Merge, mining profitability made it highly lucrative to use graphics cards for mining […]

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Smart TV vs. Roku: What are the Real Differences?

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Cutting the cord and getting rid of cable has been the trend for TV entertainment for a while now. Whether you are just hopping into the streaming world now or have been using it for a time, there are many more devices that can stream than there were just 6 years ago. One of the […]

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Bose 700 vs. Sony 1000XM4: Wireless Headphone Showdown

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Bose is one of the first names consumers turn to when they want a pair of balanced headphones that can handle any type of music. They aren’t without competition, so we’re going to take a look at the and , two wireless over-ear headphones that are consistently at the top of the charts. These headphones […]

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iCloud vs. Dropbox: Which Storage Solution is Better?

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It seems like there’s never enough storage on our devices these days. Thankfully, there’s such a thing as cloud storage. As you most certainly know by now, cloud storage doesn’t literally involve any sort of meteorological phenomenon. The so-called cloud is merely a logical pool—a collection of digital resources kept readily accessible on a server (or […]

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Donkey Kong: Complete History, Every Game in Order, and More

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Today, Nintendo is one of the most recognizable names in gaming. That is thanks in large part to the world-famous mascot, Mario. Mario may be the face of the company, but there is another character that Nintendo can thank for its establishment in the global gaming picture: Donkey Kong. Donkey Kong was Nintendo’s first mega-hit, […]

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HDR vs. 4K: Full Comparison

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Comparing HDR and 4K is not a perfect one. Still, it’s worth talking about so people can understand why this comparison doesn’t work well. HDR and 4K are both features of video production that improve image quality, but they don’t work in the same way or on the same metrics. Keep reading to learn everything […]

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Third Generation Video Game Consoles: the 8-bit Generation

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The date is July 15, 1983, and the newest video game consoles are set to reinvigorate an industry that almost shuttered completely. The collapse of the video game market in North America after the second generation of video game consoles left the industry at a crossroads. That is until a company that was virtually unknown […]

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The 10 Largest Self-Driving Companies In The World And What They Do

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Like it or not, the world is moving towards self-driving cars. Companies all over the world are investing billions into this technology as they are each hoping to be the ones to finally crack the code. Some companies are car manufacturers looking to add the feature to their vehicles. Others are purely AI-based companies looking […]

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Kindle vs Kindle Paperwhite: Which e-Reader is Best?

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If you’re in the market for an e-reader, you might be torn between two main devices from Amazon – Kindle and Kindle Paperwhite. Kindle e-readers offer incredible value for money, and there’s never been a better time to buy one. For only , you can get a Kindle e-reader that’s perfect for reading books or […]

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How to Delete Apps on an iPhone Permanently

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If you have an iPhone, you know that eventually, you’ll run out of space on the device when you have enough apps, videos, and photos. When you reach this point, it’s important to understand how to remove apps to free up space. Fortunately, there are many ways you can delete apps on an iPhone permanently. […]

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The Real Reason Gateway Failed Spectacularly

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Gateway, Inc. was on top of the world in the 1990s. The iconic cow-spotted company dominated computer sales for years throughout this decade, far outperforming rivals in the market by insurmountable margins. And yet, Gateway failed to survive only a decade after reaching $10 billion in annual sales. What happened? How did the computer company […]

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Vinfast: The Vietnamese EV Maker Challenging Tesla

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VinFast isn’t the first company to come to mind when thinking about real challengers to Tesla’s EV market dominance, but the fast-growing EV brand may change all that. The Vietnamese EV maker burst onto the scene suddenly in 2017, founded by Vietnam’s first billionaire businessman. In five years, it delivered its first 100 SUVs; a […]

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What is the Simulation Theory that Elon Musk Has Talked So Much About?

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Elon Musk is one of the most brilliant minds in the world. He’s an innovator, entrepreneur, and inventor who is known for companies like SpaceX and Tesla Motors. He’s also a well-known futurist who has been talking about simulation theory for years.  This theory states that we are living in a virtual reality simulation created […]

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iCloud vs. Google Drive: Pros, Cons, and Features Compared

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Cloud computing is becoming more and more popular. This technology gives users access to storage, files, software, and servers through their internet-connected devices: computers, smartphones, tablets, and wearables. In simple terms, it allows you to store your data while backing it up to the cloud. This means that if you lose your computer, files are […]

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3 Steps to Easily Reset Your Roku TV

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Whether it is for a smartphone, tablet, or computer, you have probably run into a point where your device froze and had to restart it to get it working again. Unfortunately, like these devices, Rokus can also experience freezing or unresponsiveness. If you are in this situation with your Roku TV, follow this article, and […]

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What is a Smart TV, and Which Ones are the Best?

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It’s easy to think that smart TVs have been around forever. Long gone are the days of TV guides and flipping through channels desperate to find something to watch. Smart TVs only started to make their way to consumers in 2007 but, since then, their impact on the television world has been huge.  As apps […]

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Nano IPS vs. IPS Displays: What’s the Difference?

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The electronics company, LG, has a long history of making improvements to display technology: Nano IPS and IPS displays are easy examples of LG’s inventions. In-plane switching (IPS) was first introduced decades ago in 1996. LG and Hitachi created IPS as an alternative to other types of monitor displays, and it continues to be a […]

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Unbuffered RAM vs. Buffered RAM: What’s the Difference?

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Random access memory (RAM) is a fast-evolving and diverse technology with many types and formats to choose from. Unbuffered RAM vs. buffered RAM describes the absence or presence of a registry between the RAM and a computer’s memory controller. Opinions are divided over how much difference this registry makes to the speed and performance of […]

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The 6 Best YouTube Alternatives

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One of the most significant developments of the last decade has been the rise of video-sharing platforms. With these sites, you can easily upload, watch, and share videos with people around the world, regardless of location. We all know that YouTube has become one of the most popular destinations on the web. It is also […]

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The Real Reason Iomega Failed Spectacularly

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If you stepped back in time to the early 1990s, the idea of a single computer disk holding more than a few megabytes of data would have been considered quite futuristic. All of that changed when a company known as Iomega introduced its “Zip drives.” With the ability to hold 100MB of data on a […]

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3 Steps to Screen Recording on Your Mac

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Have you ever tried or even thought of recording your screen? Well, we’ve got you covered! The good news is that when it comes to screen recording on a Mac, we’ve got a handful of software to choose from and make screen recording a walk in the park. Your MacBook has a built-in recorder that […]

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The 5 Top Rated Waterproof Cases For Your Samsung Galaxy S22 Plus

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Samsung Galaxy S22 Plus sports an IP68 rating, which is at the very top of the Ingress Protection standard. Besides being dustproof, the phone can withstand water splashes and water submersion for up to 30 minutes at a depth of 5 feet. Still, with all that sand and water, taking one of the best smartphones […]

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EVGA Cuts Ties With Nvidia: The GPU Maker Cites “Bad Behavior”

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The End of EVGA Graphics Cards The name EVGA is unavoidable if you have been looking to build a new gaming PC lately. EVGA makes power supplies, pre-built gaming computers, liquid coolers, and gaming mice and is a leading name in PC hardware. It is believed that EVGA and Nvidia have been partners since 1999, […]

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Nintendo Switch Online – September 2022 Game Updates

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September has been packed with Nintendo news. A new lineup of N64 titles was announced at this month’s Direct. Plus, out of nowhere, Nintendo just dropped three new NSO titles for the Sega Genesis, and they are some great ones. So, let’s dive into all that and more, including retro Nintendo games, on this month’s […]

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Toyota bZ3 vs Polestar 2: Comparison with Price, Specs, Pros, and Cons

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Quarter after quarter, electric vehicle sales continue to set new records. In the first half of 2022 and in the United States alone, more than 300,000 EVs moved off the lot and onto the streets. Naturally, all these EV sales raise an important question: Which one should you opt for? With so many to choose […]

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The Real Reason DeLorean Failed Spectacularly

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DeLorean is to the time machine what Rambo is to a military doll. The famous DeLorean DMC-12 sports car was supposed to be an imaginative and revolutionary concept that would become a commercial success. Unfortunately, the real reason DeLorean failed is also rife with scandal, intrigue, and tragedy. A true life story on the fringe […]

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Echo Buds vs AirPods Pro: How Do They Stack Up?

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When you think of wireless earbuds, Apple AirPods easily come to mind. Apple wasn’t the first to create the technology, and they certainly aren’t the last. However, they were the first to revolutionize the wireless earbud concept, putting out a sleek, elegant product in the form of the first-generation AirPods in 2016. Since then, other […]

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The Top 5 Antivirus Programs: Which One is the Best?

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Since the internet’s rise, hackers continue to wreak havoc with malware and computer viruses. With so many computer viruses in the wild, it is clear that having a secure computer is more crucial than ever. Anytime you transact online, shop, or use social media, you’re exposed to viruses, cyber threats, and ransomware attacks. Good antivirus […]

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The 5 Top Rated Waterproof Cases For Your Apple iPhone 13

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Even though the iPhone 13 now offers splash and water resistance for up to 30 minutes underwater, it can still be risky to take your phone out for a beach day. So unless you want an excellent reason to upgrade to a new iPhone 14, a waterproof case might be a good idea for those […]

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Starlink vs Comcast (Xfinity): Two Internet Providers Compared

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Starlink and Comcast are two of the most well-known internet providers in the game, but different business models. Little connects these two companies besides the fact that they provide internet! Today, we will be learning a little about them, as well as which one is right for you. By the end, you can make an […]

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iPhone 13 Mini vs. iPhone 13: What’s the Difference?

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Some mark the start of fall as September 1st; others say fall doesn’t begin until the autumn equinox later in September. Any Apple loyalist will tell you that the true beginning of fall is indicated by the announcement of a brand new iPhone model. In the fall of 2021, that model was the iPhone 13. […]

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Blue Origin vs. Virgin Galactic: How Do They Stack Up?

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Billionaires and their fortunate (wealthy) passengers in space seem to be a common theme these days. Since the turn of the new millennium, several companies have been formed. In this article, we’ll take a look at two of them side by side–Blue Origin and Virgin Galactic. Founded in 2000 and 2004 respectively, Jeff Bezos and […]

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The 10 Largest GPU Companies In The World, And What They Do

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One of the most interesting trends in modern technology is how much more integrated it has become. From your internet connection to your smartphone, all of the little things working together create a whole that’s greater than the sum of its parts.  As the world continues to advance, it’s important to know who the major […]

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Top 12 Internet Providers in California

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True, California is the state that brought us Silicon Valley, but high-speed internet isn’t everywhere. Th State faces big challenges in providing its residents with affordable broadband internet, with over 893,000 residents having no home internet. While over 137 internet service providers (ISPs) service this State, residents can only access internet from a single provider. Let’s […]

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Hubble vs James Webb Space: Two Telescopes Compared

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On July 21, 1969, Niel Armstrong took his first step on the moon and spoke these immortal words: “That’s one small step for man, one giant leap for mankind.” These words ignited enthusiasm around the world for space exploration. Decades later, another phenomenon would overtake this historic moment. The Hubble Space Telescope and its fantastic […]

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The Complete History of the iMac: Launch, Models, Pricing, and More

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The Apple iMac is one of the oldest-running desktop computer products in history, going on over two decades of development. Now that the latest model has been released, with a ground-breaking design and cutting-edge features, there is no better time to look at one of the most influential computers in the world.  The Apple iMac […]

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The 5 Best Discord Alternatives

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As a gamer, you probably have a pretty good idea of what Discord is. It’s one of the best communication apps for gamers. It allows players to talk to each other during intense gaming moments and share ideas on how to beat levels, other teams, or advice about games in general. But there are Discord […]

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Namecheap Vs Dreamhost Hosting – Which is best for your website?

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If you’re looking for a reliable web hosting provider, you’ve probably come across Namecheap and Dreamhost. Both providers offer a variety of hosting plans at different price points. But which one is the best for your website? In this article, we’ll compare Namecheap vs DreamHost side-by-side. We’ll look at their features, pricing, and performance to […]

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How to Delete Photos from iCloud for Good

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iCloud is one of the most important services that Apple has been offering for quite some time now. Since the inception of cloud storage, iCloud has become one of the most important applications in the space, alongside counterparts like Google Photos and Microsoft OneDrive Photos. There is a bit of confusion surrounding Apple’s cloud ecosystem […]

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Bose QC 45 vs 700: Which One Wins?

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There are so many options to choose from when it comes to personal headphones. If you’re in the market for noise-cancelling headphones, Bose produces some of the best available. The 700 model, released in 2019, has been their flagship product until the arrival of the Quietcomfort (QC) 45 model in 2021. In a nutshell, the […]

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How to Convert PDF to JPG in 5 Steps

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PDF documents are robust and reliable but, over the years, they have built up a reputation for being notoriously difficult to convert into other file formats. If you want to work with PDF files in image software or to include PDFs as images in other documents or presentations, knowing how to convert PDFs into a […]

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What is the Artemis Program? Everything You Need to Know

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In 1969, the Apollo mission took the first humans to the surface of the moon and changed the way we think of space exploration. After a 50-year hiatus, we’re ready to return. Artemis, the mythological sister of Apollo, is set to alter our vision of the solar system yet again. The Artemis program is the […]

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Windows vs. OSX: Full Comparison

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Windows vs. macOS is an age-old debate, with tech nerds generally preferring Windows. In contrast, the artsy types generally prefer macOS. But, despite the seemingly endless discussion and what appears to be a massive gully between the two operating systems, they’re actually much more similar than they appear. So, let’s look at the similarities and […]

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Nothing Phone 1 vs. Google Pixel 6: How Do They Compare?

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Some people might have been disappointed by the Nothing Phone 1’s specs, but the out-of-the-box mid-range phone stacks up nicely against the Google Pixel 6. The Pixel lineup is a dependable phone that most mid-range fans can get behind. But Nothing is trying to squeeze into that market with its affordable price, comparable specs, and […]

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The 5 Best Budget Gaming PCs You Can Buy Today: Ranked

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While most gamers would prefer powerful gaming computers with specific configurations and hand-picked parts, building a gaming rig on a tight budget can be a real challenge. Fortunately, many affordable gaming computers can still run modern games at acceptable frame rates. So, you won’t have to break the bank to join the fun. Whether looking […]

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