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    Cyberpunk 2077 Official Gameplay Trailer Released

    So what do you guys think, 4 hour campaign...or 6......
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    PS5 And Xbox Series X Scalpers Are Charging A Big Premium

    There is only one way to fight, but not stop, what we are referring to here as scalping, and that is to make items like this non-returnable, period, to the store. If you have a manufacturing defect you gotta go directly through the company who will offer you a replacement that works. It will...
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    RIP Arecibo, many Goldeneye 007 grudge matches were settled on you

    Sad, but let's be honest.....it's 60 year old technology. Surface Area with parabolics matters a lot but I think the way you go in modern times are like we see today, arrays of smaller, pointable dishes. For those who want to check it out, its also featured early in the film Contact. Get...
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    YouTube will put ads on non-partner videos but won’t pay the creators

    I don't mind a "skip this Ad in 10 seconds" kind of thing....nor do I mind those short ones that you cant' skip, you know like O'Reiley Auto Parts on the automotive channels, etc......cuz you know, life, gotta give a little bit. But the minute I see something 30+ seconds unskippable, I Nope Out...
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    Brace yourself for ray tracing in new games being AMD or Nvidia exclusive

    Dayaks RT is enabled on the new xbox and the new PS5, both using AMD innards. Basically 30fps at 4k or 1440p/dynamic resolution if you want raytracing (maybe some environment limited games like track-based racing will be RT+60fps) on the consoles its looking like, now. Or if you want 60fps at...
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    PS5 And Xbox Series X Scalpers Are Charging A Big Premium

    And all of this bullshit so you can play............wait for it.............the exact same shit you already own........or Dirt 5. Soooooo worth it. =|
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    BREAKING: Hostage situation at Ubisoft Montreal

    Welcome to what the tiny trophy movement has brought us........people who try to gather a mob because their cable internet was down for 12 hours and their antidepressant cocktail isn't designed to handle flare-ups of that level.......
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    Apple M1

    All this drama for scrolling FB and Pinterest pages and doing the required bulk orders of shit-you-don't-need from the Amazon app........
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    Microchipping humans

    Only if its a Prince Albert and then only if its gold plated.......real gold, not that Walgreens fake plated shit.......
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    ASUS Warns Radeon RX 6800 XT Initial Stock To Be Limited, Ryzen 5000 CPUs Ravaged By Scalpers

    Another Public Service Reminder: The Minute You Spend $800 on that suddenly-in-stock "thing you want": "OMGOMGOMGOMG!!! GOT ONEEE! GOOOOOOOOOOT OOOOOOONNNNNNEEEEEEEEEEEEEE! WOOOOOOOOO!!!..<nerd celebration intensifies>" The day you get it "OMG...ITS HERE...open package, check out free garbage...
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    Watch Dogs: Legion Source Code Allegedly Hacked / Stolen

    lets get back on point: Who even paid money to play this low-rent GTA for the *third* time!? I mean if you live in London...*maybe*......but otherwise.....why? :)
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    ASUS Warns Radeon RX 6800 XT Initial Stock To Be Limited, Ryzen 5000 CPUs Ravaged By Scalpers

    Consider this: Unless you're crunching numbers to beat COVID, your shit is already "Fast enough for the likes of you". Going from 90 to 110 frames per second isn't that important. Going from 100 to anything higher is equally "nice to have but hardly necessary". If your render takes 10...
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    AMD Ryzen 9 5950X CPU Review & Benchmarks (Workstation, Gaming, Overclocking)

    Thanks fellas, understand I'm aware of why testing at 1080p is done.........my issue was the fact that all of the "known news sources" for this release kinda wasted our collective time by including "WOW OMG!" thumbnails and then telling us shit we expected......"Ryzen is finally beating Intel at...
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    AMD Ryzen 9 5950X CPU Review & Benchmarks (Workstation, Gaming, Overclocking)

    It's been exactly one day and I'm already bored with the usual talking-heads on YouTube getting hard-ons for 1080p gaming...............Jesus Christ guys we get it, these things DOMINATE at low rez 2010 gaming! =| 1440p/4k numbers would be less thumbnail-worthy but more relevant. VR numbers...
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    Crysis Next Teased, a Free-to-Play Battle Royale FPS

    If I recall they had their own Warzone game right? A bigger map for team deathmatch and such, designed because the super jumps etc could cover a lot of ground, was still jungle based I htink...maybe their goal is to try and expand that into something people want to play. I forget why it...
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    Watch Dogs Legion Benchmark Test & Performance Analysis - 30 Graphics Cards Tested

    The next 12-18 months we're going to see a lot of crappy software releases, it's just the nature of the beast. Devs will scramble to produce bells and whistles with code they are not intimately familiar with for the new consoles on both sides of the fence....... and the PC will get those games...
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    AMD’s RX 6000 GPUs to Boost Perf With Ryzen 5000 CPUs via Smart Memory Access

    "Its for school work" always worked for me back in the day....now, if your wife is in I.T....well...that shit ain't gonna fly but, you know, be *crafty*....
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    GeForce RTX 3070 Reviews

    See now I'm confused......for $200 more you get quite a bit more performance with the 3080 don't you? They are announcing a 3080 Ti......and the 3090, by all accounts, is a Titan and a dog at gaming......so is this a temporary thing that will go the way of the dodo within six months to make way...
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    Razer is launching a prepaid credit card

    This is like marketing cigarettes to kids...and that worked out REALLY WELL for like 50+ years here in the states......so I totally get it.
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    Apple Event Reveals iPhone 12

    Fair enough, having not experienced the 120hz jump and impact I was, as stated, under the wrong rocks. Personally, I don't give a rats ass about phones, I'd use a flip phone if I could, my next phone will be small and will be used as a phone, GPS and text messenger and literally nothing else...
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    Apple Event Reveals iPhone 12

    Sure I get the whole "well if its there I'll take it" mentality but I never once swiped my iphone 6s and said "god damn that is slow and unresponsive"......but games, what are these games of which you speak? I thought they literally stopped making anything but time-waster types like half a...
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    Apple Event Reveals iPhone 12

    Can anyone here name a legitimate use for High Refresh Rate.....phones. #FirstWorldProblems and that kind of thing. Did you miss your exit because Waze didn't refresh pixels 120 times in a second or someshit.......
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    Apple Event Reveals iPhone 12

    FINALLY! Facebook, Email and the internet will get the CPU/GPU horsepower they have so desperately needed to run quickly and efficiently. Thank You, Apple! My days of having to wait endless split seconds for my 5 year old phone to do literally anything at all may finally be behind me!
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    RTX 3070 delayed to October 29th

    I pulled a full pass on anything this holiday season, skipping consoles and these 30xx boards.......just a waste of time trying to compete for them. No games out on either console in 2020 that I need a new rig to be on board with on either the PC front or Console front that won't already be...
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    Physicists Build Circuit That Generates Clean, Limitless Power From Graphene

    I was utterly shocked. Arkansas has a University system!?!?!?!?
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    Google contractors allege company prevents them from whistleblowing, writing Silicon Valley novels

    which mandated the company post a list of more than 20 employees’ rights and protections at its offices for at least 60 days Um, contractors are not employees..............Contractors don't work for the company they are placed at, they work for the company that placed them in the gig. If they...
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    RTX 3070 delayed to October 29th

    We talk like this card would actually be available on the day they said it would be :) Who cares when they release it, it's OOS immediately and you're getting one in December.
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    The age of engineering life begins

    You had me at Lab Grown Meat.....Mmmmmm.........maybe they can engineer Teriyaki Chickens....so all you need to do is cook them straight-away.......no marinate required in the fridge for 2-12 hours....... But mostly I think this will just be super-rich assholes who try to live forever with...
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    Hurry And Claim An Apple iPhone Settlement Check For Throttlegate While You Still Can

    So ebay resellers who are sitting on tens of thousands of iphone 6's+ aren't filling this out en-masse.........
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    We've Long Waited for Fusion. This Reactor May Finally Deliver It—Fast.

    Back when I thought about such things Fission was doable (See: Nuke Plants), Fusion wasn't (See: The Sun?)......at least not in a sustained, controlled way.......noticed the name...Commonwealth Fusion....Immediately thought "Mass Fusion?" from Fallout 4.......
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    Abandoned Chip Fab: Bil Herd's MOS Technologies Factory Walk-Through 35 Years Later

    Yeah you knew you were part of a very specific audience when you went online in those days ;) I'd even say the AOL days of the emerging Internet, and the subsequent death of the dial-up BBS in the 90's were not bad.......it's these phucking phones with their always-on/always with you...
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    Abandoned Chip Fab: Bil Herd's MOS Technologies Factory Walk-Through 35 Years Later

    Day One of owning the C64 = "omg...I have the greatest video game system ever made" Day 30 of owning the C64 + 300 baud Modem = "omg......I am....ON LINE...".. Day 60 of owning the C64 + 1200 baud Modem = "Right mom, and with this faster modem I will use the phone line LESS! Yes I know it was...
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    CD PROJEKT RED Mandates Six-Day Work Weeks Ahead of Cyberpunk 2077’s Launch

    My guess: They are being pressured by their financiers to not miss the Xmas/Kwanza/Diwali/Festivus season in the middle of a Covid pandemic gripping the world looking for escapism......plus they've delayed it 3 times already right, who knows maybe they can't make payroll but my guess is...its...
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    Researcher Discusses How Time Travel Could Prevent a Pandemic like Covid

    Out there, right now, people are getting paid government grants to think on bullshit like this.......and I am jealous.
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    Windows XP Source Code Reportedly Leaked, Posted to 4chan (Updated)

    XP Source Leaked - ZOMG! Leaked to 4CHAN - .....................so it'll be offensively memed?
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    Researchers found the manual for the world's oldest surviving computer

    Indeed, a fancy watch........just made like 100 years before Christ when Sun Dials were all the rage and mechanical devices this complex wouldn't come along for another thousand years. Fucking Atlantis I'm guessing....
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