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What I Learnt About Dealing With People From Playing Games Online

Video games are more than just an entertaining time sink. Take them online and they can even teach us a few things about how to interact with other people. Here are some of the lessons I’ve learnt from online games about dealing with people in real life.


How To Set Up Triple Monitors For Super-Widescreen Gaming

Using more than two monitors used to be a luxury for those with the biggest PC-building budgets. These days, large, high-resolution displays are affordable, and graphics cards are more powerful than ever. If the thought of gaming (or working) on three displays at once entices you, here’s how to make it happen.


Get Into A Good Workflow Using Video Game Principles As Inspiration

When you’re playing a video game, you become completely absorbed in what you’re doing, and you’re completing tasks while time is flying by. Using some of the principles game designers use, you can apply that same concept of flow to your work.


How Anti-Aliasing Smooths Out Your Games, And Which Type To Use

If you’ve ever played a video game on your PC, you’ve probably seen a setting called “anti-aliasing”, which smooths out jagged graphics. But there are different types of anti-aliasing, and some are better than others.


Disable Disruptive Hotkeys While Gaming With This Script

Some keyboard keys can be a nuisance for gamers (ever accidentally hit the Windows key while gaming?) The How-To Geek saves us from accidentally ripping ourselves out of our games and other hotkey mishaps with a script.


Download The New Dungeons & Dragons 5th Edition Core Rule Set For Free

Whether you’re an avid player who’s been in the game for years, or curious to see what Dungeons & Dragons is all about, Wizards of the Coast is offering everything you need to start playing for free.


Limelight Brings NVIDIA's Shield-Style Game Streaming To Android

Android: NVIDIA’s Shield device is a pretty stellar way to stream your PC games to a handheld. It’s also expensive. Limelight allows you to use similar software to stream your games to an Android device.


Hide Games In Steam To Declutter Your Library

If you’re the type to buy every game you’re interested in during Steam sales, you know that your library gets out of control pretty quickly. If you’re looking for a simple way to clean things up, PC World suggests hiding the games you don’t care about.


TvGameLauncher Makes Full-Screen Apps Play Nice With Secondary Displays

Windows: If you’ve ever used Steam Big Picture on a computer with multiple displays, you probably know the frustration of full-screen apps appearing on the wrong screen. TvGameLauncher aims to fix this frustration.


FitRPG Turns Your Fitbit Into A Game You Play With Friends

Android/iOS: Your fitness tracker can be a great source of motivation to get active, but if you need a little extra push, FitRPG takes data from your Fitbit and turns it into a game — complete with loot, levels, quests and some friendly competition.