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At CES way back in January, Acer announced the Swift 7, claiming it had produced the thinnest 14-inch laptop ever. But sometime over the course of the last eight months, Acer has taken a chisel to the Swift 7, because while the guts are ostensibly the same, the Swift 7 announced yesterday at a press conference in Berlin is a whole lot smaller.

Shouty RGB lighting and aggressive red and black paints jobs can be a lot of fun, especially when you're a teenager or someone who thinks putting lots of Xs in their gamertag makes them seem edgy. But at some point, it's time to grow up. Now that doesn't mean you need to cut out video games completely, don't be silly. After all, everyone is a gamer now, with people ages 36 and up representing 45 per cent of the total US gamer population. Instead, maybe just consider buying gaming gear that doesn't look like you're hosting a one person rave every time you turn it on.