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    sticky notes is buggy in 1903

    Sounds to me like you are afraid of change.
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    Theoretical maximum specs for AMD cpu based platform under Windows 7

    Microsoft pushing so hard to make people get off the older Windows OS's is just going to backfire. People don't like to be told what to do and will consider alternatives, if merely out of spite.
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    If money was no obstacle.......

    Is someone forcing you to?
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    Vampire: The Masquerade - Bloodlines 2

    Interested but pre-order is for suckers.
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    Hard drive recovery prices

    Die spammer.
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    Threadripper and Windows 7

    Wow, so much cock-gargling for that POS W10. Some of you just need to accept lots of people hate it and try not take it as some kind of personal crusade. At least 8.1 has a later end of life than W7.
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    Threadripper and Windows 7

    Better to go to 8.1. than the abomination that is W10.
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    Researchers Find a 19 Year Old Bug In WinRAR

    People pay for compression tools? LOL.
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    Boeing 787-9 Twin Jet Dreamliner Hits Top Speed of 801 MPH

    LOL @ all the knuckleheads confusing ground speed with air speed.
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    "Captain Marvel" '90s-Style Website Will Have You Nostalgic for Dial-Up

    Websites back then looked like shit but imagine how fast the web today would be if we still coded/created things for limited bandwidth.
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    Tesla Model 3 Owners Vent about Polar Vortex Affecting Cars

    Weird - I use the built-in block heater on my 6.7L cummins last night (-2 deg F) and just 6-7 Amps out of a 110V outlet had enough power to keep the engine coolant in that monster block over 100F. This is outside, in the snow and cold and wind. I dont buy it. People are making mountains of...
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    Google Launches Password Checkup Extension

    Hey, lets introduce another vector where possible attacks can occur.
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    Tesla Model 3 Owners Vent about Polar Vortex Affecting Cars

    Do you have a citation for this? Basic math says a Tesla using 110V X 10A = ~1KW continuously to heat the battery and still lose its charge seems unreasonable to me. Just charging a battery causes it to warm up.
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    Columbia Engineering Researchers Create a Self-Aware Robot

    This isn't self-awareness. For fucks sake.
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    Considering "upgrading" to Win10

    I still rock W7 for my main rigs. W10 brings me nothing I want and lots of things I dont want. I do have a couple of W10 rigs I use for mining/test purposes but W10 annoys the hell out of me every time I use it. My suggestion, run W10 in a VM for a while and see how you like it (or on a...
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    Picard Will Lead "Radically Altered" Life in New Star Trek Series

    Even Patrick Stewart can't save the franchise. Ultra-meh.
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    Ryzen 3000 Processors Listed on Russian Retail Site

    Good to see AMD planning on releasing 7nm stuff before Intel can even get their 10nm act together. Love the competition.
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    McAfee Claims Cryptomining Attacks Are Up 4000% This Year

    https://diegorod.github.io/WillMcAfeeEatHisOwnDick/
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    Anyone tried 2990WX with Windows 7 x64?

    1950X definitely is possible as I run it myself on a Zenith Extreme mobo with W7. Don't know about the 2nd gen ones. If I had the hardware I would try by taking an existing working 1950X/Win7 setup and replacing the CPU.
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    China Embedded Spy Chips On Supermicro Motherboards

    Who wants to play catch the falling knife?
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    Audiences Abandon Amazon Prime and HBO While Netflix Grows

    HBO will come back up when the next season of GOT comes out.
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    Equifax Slapped With 500k Fine

    You didn't even read the second sentence, did you?
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    Microcenter AMD Threadripper 1950X $599

    Fantastic price for a phenomenal cpu.
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    Nvidia Allegedly Terminates Sponsorship for Stance Against Preordering Hardware

    If you want some vendor's free stuff, you need to gobble their johnson and say what they tell you to say. Thats how the game works. And yes, if you pre-order something sight-unseen, no real-world, un-biased reviews, you're a sucker.
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    Man Mauled to Death by Bear While Taking Selfie with It

    All hail Lord Darwin, he is pleased when stupid people die due to their own stupidity.
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    Developer: “There Is Absolutely No Adoption for the Windows Store”

    The best part about the windows store - the ONE time I tried to use it to install Office and Skype - you can't. LOL. POS.
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    Getting started w/ modest initial investment - Mining, trading and more, worthwhile?

    That was a long post with no real questions I could discern other than "can I make money mining?" - go to whattomine.com and do some basic math. The problem is predicting what a coin will be worth in 1 year. The market is flooded with shitcoins. Second question, can I make money trading...
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    Windows 10 Lean: Microsoft Working on Cut-Down Version of OS

    They are only removing regedit because you need it to disable forced updates in the newer versions of W10. Simply disabling Windows Update Service doesn't work anymore.
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    Tesla's Semi Truck is Really Fast

    Pretty cool. Buy one, turn it into an RV/travel trailer.
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    People that have no idea what they are doing

    Some people simply cant learn how to solve problems themselves and need everything spoon-fed.
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    Motherboard shortage too in search of reasonably priced mobos

    For those thinking about 1950X's for CPU mining they work pretty good for coins using the Cryptonight algo.
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    Everyone Should have a Tire Gauge

    Whats the matter, afraid negative posts are going to hurt your referral incomes? Yeah - way better to sell forum members junk, waste their money so you can make a few bucks, right?
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    Everyone Should have a Tire Gauge

    Electric ones are BS - constantly replacing batteries. No thanks.
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    FCC Adds Blue Alert to Warn Public of Threats to Law Enforcement Officers

    Turned this off years ago when it woke me up in the middle of night because some divorced parent took off with their kid.
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    AI System Detects “Deception” in Courtroom Videos

    This will only work on average people not used to lying all the time. Used car salesmen, lawyers, politicians, etc lie so much its just their normal modus operandi.
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    My 2 months of doing nothing (mining) results

    Do mining for fun. Invest cash directly if you want money.
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    The First Phone with an In-Screen Fingerprint Sensor Will Come from Vivo

    I dont want my phone to record my fingerprints electronically and send them to whomever pays.
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    Seagate Is Bringing RAID 0 Performance to Single HDDs via Multi-Actuator Tech

    This looks like a bad ROI/idea to me. You have two actuators, but they are stacked vertically so each can only access half the platters at a time...so you only get double performance if the data you want is spread equally on the two platters...or are they planning on mirroring all the data on...
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    Thread Rippers of the world UNITE!

    The Enermax 360 TR4. Amazing for an AIO.
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    Thread Rippers of the world UNITE!

    Overall happy - although the memory issues are unacceptable. (Trying to find compatible RAM for the capacity you want) - this is 2017, if the memory is on the QVL list it should just work, but often it doesn't. I use mine for Virtualization and some cryptocurrency mining currently. Intels...
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