How to Choose a Bitrate for Twitch Streaming

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Why Are PC Video Game Ports So Bad?

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WTF Happened to Game Cartridges?!

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Game Modding as Fast As Possible

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[RANT] App Notifications are TERRIBLE

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Is Microsoft Strangling the Desktop PC? (UWP Explained)

Receive an additional $25 credit for Ting today when you sign up at https://techquickie.ting.com/ The Universal Windows Platform allows developers to write programs that run across Microsoft devices, and even allows gamers to buy just one copy of a title for both PC and Xbox – but is it also a huge overreach by Microsoft? Read more about Is Microsoft Strangling the Desktop PC? (UWP Explained)[…]

What Kind of PC Do You Need for Streaming?

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Why Don't Games Look Like Their Trailers?

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