Recent content by raynman68

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    New HardOCP Mobile Site

    I am digging it, looks good and very easy to navigate.
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    Divinity: Original Sin 2 Kickstarter launches later this month

    I got it downloading right now, I will dig into this heavily this weekend.
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    Video card brand in your first PC?

    Not including the Apple ][ and Commodore Amigas I owned prior to buying a used PS/2 Model 30 in 1989 my first video card was an IBM 8514/A. The first PC I built was an AMD 386DX40 which I installed an ISA 512K ATI Wonder XL that I bought along with a Sound Blaster Pro 2 from the Base Exchange at...
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    Steam Summer Sale will start on June 23

    At the price I couldn't resist Doom. I also picked up Grim Fandango Remastered and the Star Wars: X-Wing bundle for retro kicks, for my son I picked up Rocksmith 2014 to give him something to help him with his guitar practice. I can pick up picked up a few more games and still have reduced my...
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    Galaxy S7 / S7 Edge

    I ended up preordering the S7 Edge from Verizon, my S4 has been showing its age.
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    LG And Samsung Supplying OLED Screens For iPhones

    Apple would try to get around that by calling it an iLED screen. :D
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    What are you nerds playing this weekend?

    I have been in a bit of a retro mood lately, so I am going back and playing Max Payne after that who knows.
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    2015’s Most Popular YouTube Videos

    A-listers have been doing commercials overseas for "stupid shit" for years.
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    Revenge Porn King Gets Two Years In Prison

    Exactly how do you appeal a guilty plea?
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    Suggestions for someone new to programming

    Thanks for the recommendations. In the end I ended up talking to a CS teacher at a local community college where I tutor math on occasion and brought the subject up with him. He suggested grabbing a selection of books from the library and finding one that caught her interest and then throw in...
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    Suggestions for someone new to programming

    My 10 year old daughter has expressed an interest in learning programming. Having not done any programming since learning C in 1990, I am looking for suggestions for a good programming language for someone with no prior programming experience. Thanks in advance for your suggestions.
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    This Week’s Best Game Trailers

    Could not agree more with this statement.
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    PCB repair?

    While the underside of the board does not matter from a looks perspective. On surfaces like the bottom end of a pcb with all those component legs sticking out, electrical tape has a tendency to come loose unless secured by another method. The varnish or nail polish also stop the run from being...