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    What motherboard has stayed relevant for you the longest?

    By relevant, I mean a motherboard that served as the backbone for your main desktop computer the longest by virtue of having the longest upgrade path. I really want to hear about some crazy lengths some of you may have gone through to keep a motherboard competitive. I imagine that there will...
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    What's the oldest game you keep going back to play?

    I still regularly play games of Alpha Centauri (1999). I find the 4X strategy game to have a charm and depth that modern games just don't have. I still occasionally fire up older console games (usually SNES), but usually emulated as I don't bother bringing them out of storage anymore...
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    Mechanical 10-key number pad recommendations?

    I currently have a cheap USB 10-key number pad for use with my laptop, but I find the tactile feedback lacking. It also has a double 0 key in addition to a single 0 key that I don't like. I'm looking for a regular 10-key number pad that is laid out and feels as close as possible like an IBM...
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    What video card has served you the longest before upgrading?

    Some video cards have been phenomenal in value. When released they were vastly more powerful than their predecessors. These video cards stuck around as games eventually became demanding enough to push these video cards. Name the video card(s) that stayed relevant the longest for you. My list...
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    Monitor desk mount arm that can tilt down 90°?

    I have owned an Ergotron LX arm for many years and it has served me quite well. However, it only drops about 30°. I'm in the market for another arm and want to do some comparison shopping. Are there any other highly regarded monitor mount brands? I do like Ergotron but it's always nice to...
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    Video card recommendation for i5-2500k? Budget $150 - $200

    I have a new system (new to me) with the following specs: Intel i5-2500k @ 3.3GHz (stock) Radeon HD 4870 512MB Biostar TZ77A 16GB DDR3 1333MHz SeaSonic S12II 620 Bronze 620W 2 160GB Intel X25-m SSD Hitatchi 2TB I really don't game much anymore. I used to be really happy with my...
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    Video card recommendation for stock Q6600?

    Computer specifications: Q6600 @ 2.4GHz (I have the old B3 stepping and am not planning on overclocking.) Radeon HD 4870 512MB 6GB DDR2 GIGABYTE GA-P35-DS3R v1.0 (single 16x PCI-e 1.0 slot) Seasonic 80Plus Power Supply M12II 620 BRONZE My computer runs most of the games I want to play at...
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