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    Flicker-free Phones

    Hi Everyone, Firstly, to whomever the moderator of this forum is, can we make this a Sticky topic? If you can confirm that your phone doesn't use PWM (Pulse Width Modulation) to control the dimming of the backlight, please post its details in this thread. Thanks, MTB.
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    Recommendations for Glasses and Online Stores

    Hi Folks, I'm investigating my options for new glasses. Besides the 2 I will mention below, please post your recommendations for online stores if you have recently had good experiences. Previously, I have bought from Zenni Optical but currently they still don't have lenses for...
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    PS/2 to USB Adapter for MS Natural Multimedia Keyboard

    Hi All, I'm looking for recommendations/confirmations for PS/2 to USB Adapters for the original Microsoft Natural Multimedia Keyboard which came with a cable with a PS/2 connector. I found related reviews on the following 2 pages for 2 different products...
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    Samsung SP0411N/R - Hutil - MCFS Fail

    Good morning/afternoon/evening Everyone, I was wondering if some of the more experienced of you could take a look at the following forum topic of mine on HddGuru and could answer my unanswered questions on this forum if you don't have a HddGuru account...
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    Lenovo B590 Backlight Bleed - RMA?

    Hello Everyone, I bought a Lenovo B590 (15.6") on the 24th and when I turned it on I immediately noticed backlight bleed from the bottom right corner. So, I waited until I could have the room completely dark and the linked images are the result. The first image was taken with an iPhone...
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    Lenovo B590 Backlight Bleed - RMA?

    Hello Everyone, I bought a Lenovo B590 (15.6") on the 24th and when I turned it on I immediately noticed backlight bleed from the bottom right corner. So, I waited until I could have the room completely dark and the linked images are the result. The first image was taken with an iPhone...
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    Best Performance between Lenovo B590 Notebooks

    Hi Everyone, My usage consists of Web Browsing, SQL Server Databse Development, HTML5/Javascript/CSS3 Application Development, MS Visual Studio, some music and movies. Which of the following configurations would offer the best performance? Please rate them from 1 to 5. Intel Core...
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    Nexus 7 2013/Nexus 10: Pre-Purchase Questions

    Hello Everyone, I am interested in getting either the Nexus 7 2013 or the new Nexus 10 when it arrives. The following page shows a USB Stick Wireless Modem. http://www.claro.com.pe/wps/portal/pe/sc/personas/internet/internet-movil Will a USB Stick Wireless Modem be able to be...
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    Lenovo Yoga Tablets - 8" and 10"

    Hello Everybody, http://shop.lenovo.com/us/en/tablets/ideatab/yoga/yoga-8 http://shop.lenovo.com/us/en/tablets/ideatab/yoga/yoga-10 How much extra would it cost for these tablets to have 2GB of OS Memory and a 1920 x 1200 screen? How much extra, again, for it to have a stylus...
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    Samsung Galaxy Note 2 - USB Modem

    Hi Folks, For those of you that use a USB Stick Modem with your Note 2, what effect does it have on the usage of the battery? Thanks,
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    Laptops and Notebooks with Panels not using PWM Flicker

    Hi Everyone, Please post the Brand and Model Number of your Laptop or Notebook if its Display Panel does not use PWM (Pulse Width Modulation) to control the dimming of the backlight. For those of you not familiar with PWM and the problems it can cause, please read the following article...
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    Are Projectors suitable for Reading and Coding?

    Hi Folks, In my attempts to find solutions for my SEVERE eyestrain, I would like to know if Projectors are suitable for Reading and Coding? I read an old post somewhere that suggests Projectors are fine for movies and games but aren't so sharp when it comes to uses for text. I look...
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    Samsung F2380MX vs S24A850DW and S27A850DS for Reading/Coding?

    Hi NCX et al, I have specifically mentioned NCX in the salutation of this post because I believe he has, or had, the F2380MX. Which of these monitors would cause the least eye strain for reading text and coding? Is the Anti-Glare Coating the same or different? Is the F2380MX...
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    Effect of changes to RGB Channels (Gamma) on Eyestrain

    Hi Everyone, 2 nights ago, I started calibrating the monitor (Dell ST2220T) using the lagom.nl site. I have been using the Custom (RGB) mode of my monitor. When I got to the Sharpness page (http://www.lagom.nl/lcd-test/sharpness.php), the image was not appearing as it should. So, I moved onto...
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    Eyestrain and Recommendations for Full Spectrum Incandescent Light Bulbs?

    Hi Everyone, My eyes are most comfortable during the mornings up to mid-afternoon when the room gets bathed in natural, but indirect, sunlight. In front of my monitor (Dell ST2220T) and I is a section of wall about 5 feet wide. To the right is a window which is 3' tall by 2'3" wide. To the...
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    Need new monitor quickly - My Monitor has died ...

    Hi Everyone, I've started searching but it would be helpful, in saving more strain on my already extremely strained eyes, to receive recommendations, based on my criteria below, in case there are monitors I am not aware of that fulfill my requirements. I was in the kitchen listening to the...
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    LCDs and Luminescence and Vision Problems

    Hi All, I discovered the following site last night which may be a big step in the right direction regarding my vision problems. http://vasyafromukraine.webs.com Look forward to anything constructive you may wish to add. Thanks,
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    What panel features are best for reading text?

    Hi Everyone, My main uses are for programming, web browsing and watching movies occaisonally. I would prefer 24" and 1920 x 1200 if possible. IPS or *VA? Higher or Lower Pixel Pitch? What effect does resolution have? Type of Backlighting? Static Contrast Ratio? Glossy or...
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    Japanese Review Sites?

    Hi Everyone, Does anyone know of any Japanese Review Sites like TFT Central, FlatPanelsHD or PRAD. I am interested in reviews for the Mitsubishi RDT232WX-S and Hyundai W241DG. Thanks,
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    Recommendation for AGP 8X with Dual DVI-D?

    Hi Everyone, Can anyone recommend a Graphics card that will be suitable for Windows 2000 Server and a Motherboard with AGP 8X and will support resolutions up to 1920 x 1200 (16:10) for when I can obtain a newer monitor? Thank you!
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    Help save my eye(s)

    Hi Everyone, If you suffered from the same problem as me, or know someone who has, then I would love to know how it was solved. I was born (1960) with a lazy left eye that also has an astigmatism. Hence, my right eye has always been dominant but is now very strained and tired and now...
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    Does anyone own a NEC PA231W yet?

    Hi Everybody, As the title says, does anyone own a NEC PA231W yet? I am interested in buying one if the feedback is as good as the review I have seen on tftcentral. Thank you, Michael
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