The bold Alienware Alpha makes good on many parts of its promise to meld the gaming PC and living room game console, but there are still too many rough edges to make this a true console killer.
We've rounded up a half dozen laptops, desktops, tablets and hybrids that showcase some of the amazing leaps -- and a few of the disappointments -- that the PC market delivered in 2014.
After months of subsisting on strong sales of new game hardware, overall game spending plummets in November.
CNET breaks out the most important things to know when shopping for a new television.
Engineer invented the predecessor to today's home video game consoles while working at a defense contractor in the late '60s and early '70s.
This gaming desktop looks and acts like a living room console, but plays your PC game library.
Over the past two weeks, sales of Microsoft's video game console have surpassed Sony's PlayStation 4 for the first time this year.
The PlayStation TV sounds great on paper, but out of the gate, it underwhelms as both a gaming and an entertainment box.
The first 50 to buy the latest "12 Days of Deals" offer at a Microsoft Store will get two free games.
While the PS4 remains our overall preferred choice in the next-gen console race, the Xbox One's significant first-year course corrections -- including a welcome holiday price drop -- make it a better deal than ever, and a much better bargain than when it first debuted.