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    Which iPad best for stroke patient ?

    Also this clamp on mount for her bed if there’s a rail to mount it on: Tablet Mount, CTA Digital... https://www.amazon.com/dp/B06X9SFLXB?ref=ppx_pop_mob_ap_share There was an open box for $30 a few years ago, so I have one at home. It stays in its position even with the 12.9; solid holder.
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    Which iPad best for stroke patient ?

    I think if they got the big one and used zoomed mode it would be easier for her to use. I would maybe forget about having her hold the thing; get a case that is lap friendly. Something sturdier then this: https://www.amazon.com/ZtotopCases-Generation-Magnetic-Pencil-Protective/dp/B08YK9Z3BF
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    Nicehash Excavator 100% LHR unlock!

    I updated NBMiner and my NVIDIA drivers this morning… getting an extra ~160MH/s now ☺️❤️
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    Nicehash Excavator 100% LHR unlock!

    NVIDIA was hacked big time in March… probably just took some time to engineer a workaround with all the leaked documentation out there 😕
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    Boeing 747s Use Floppy Disks to Get Critical Software Updates

    This. Boeing is the shell of an engineering company... the 737 MAX is the byproduct of a culture where people don't actually create anything, they just outsource the design work and attempt to act as an integrator / project manager. They've been downhill since McDonnell Douglas conned them into...
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    Softbank Approaches TSMC and Foxconn for Potential ARM Buyout

    Don’t forget about that gem WeWork... all this VC money down the shitter that could have been better spent elsewhere.
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    Blizzard Workers Share Salaries in Revolt Over Wage Disparities

    It's true... they reward loyalty and years of service with more work but no money. It's also fun when you get stuck at a small plant where the only way to grow is to either take your boss's job, become a plant superintendent/manager, or go work for "corporate" in another state. If not then it's...
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    Sony gdm fw900 not turn on

    If you bought a monitor that the seller advertised as working, and it isn't, then file a dispute with the seller on eBay. eBay has come through for me a few times including with a $700 laptop that I found out was stolen. If the seller doesn't step up and provide a refund then you can ask eBay...
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    LG 38GL950G - 37.5" 3840x1600/G-Sync/175Hz

    ARRGGGGHHHHH. https://www.tftcentral.co.uk/blog/lg-38gn950-now-available-to-pre-order-full-information-included/ I'm still happy with my 38GL950G, but damn it why can't I have it all?! Maybe the overdrive tuning will be screwed up and then I won't feel as bad :P
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    First ATX12VO Consumer Motherboard: The ASRock Z490 Phantom Gaming 4SR

    Jesus guys... the motherboard manufacturers already have to do voltage conversion on-board for the CPU and PCH.... you really think stepping down 12V to 5V or 3.3V with the amount of current needed for NVMe and SATA drives is going to be that difficult? They have to design the newer boards to...
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    LG 38GL950G - 37.5" 3840x1600/G-Sync/175Hz

    Most people just run at 160Hz so they don’t have to deal with that. You’ll probably notice it on the desktop but not in a lot of games. Maybe.
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    LG 38GL950G - 37.5" 3840x1600/G-Sync/175Hz

    Agreed, it’s not bright enough to use as bias lighting. I shut it off and repurposed the luminoodle led string that was on my old 32” monitor for this one. Much brighter
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    LG 38GL950G - 37.5" 3840x1600/G-Sync/175Hz

    For what it's worth I don't really ever hear the fan on mine. Maybe if I am up close to the fan grill.
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    LG 38GL950G - 37.5" 3840x1600/G-Sync/175Hz

    buydig.com is the only place you can buy this now at MSRP. I had a best buy open box order placed but it got cancelled :(. I went and looked some more at the other two LG 38" monitors coming out, and I don't think they will support strobing... might as well get the better one with g-sync...
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    LG 38GL950G - 37.5" 3840x1600/G-Sync/175Hz

    There's an open box on ebay for $1459 right now if someone wants to take that dive. Seller has free thirty day returns. I've been watching it for a week now... they've been steadily dropping the price $20 at a time. Someone buy it so I don't have to keep looking at it in my watchlist :)...
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    LG 38GL950G - 37.5" 3840x1600/G-Sync/175Hz

    I am hoping it turns into the 34GK950F vs 34GK950G situation where the freesync version has strobing but g-sync does not. It happens sometimes but I'm not holding my breath either :)
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    LG 38GL950G - 37.5" 3840x1600/G-Sync/175Hz

    What I found interesting about the TFTCentral review is that they measured approximately half the amount of overshoot of the TechPowerUp video review linked earlier. Makes this monitor look even better! Good review overall, awesome g2G response times... still want ULMB though. Wonder if...
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    LG 38GL950G - 37.5" 3840x1600/G-Sync/175Hz

    I wish this monitor had ULMB. Would make it an easier buy so I could go to one monitor. Not sure if any G-Sync Ultimate displays have ULMB though? Phenomenal response time, 160Hz, would be a perfect fit for some strobing!!!
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    LG 38GL950G - 37.5" 3840x1600/G-Sync/175Hz

    Has anyone tested the HMDI port to see if it will run at native resolution and at 60Hz at least? It should be HDMI 2.0 right since this is using the g-sync HDR chip? I think HDMI 1.4 can only do 3440x1440 at 60Hz. Anyone try the supposed adaptive-sync support on the HDMI port...
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    PC gaming is in a decline — and deserves to be

    This article is shit... his own graphic shows console revenue having a larger percentage drop in revenue over five years vs the PC side... but yeah the PC gaming market is the only one fucked... right... Also his arguments apply equally to console games. And mobile, which got mentioned at the...
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    New and Improved Watercooling Sticky - Post Your Systems Here

    Been a few years... was disappointed with my PNY 2080 Ti XLR8 low clockspeed and loud fan noise... now I have radiator fans that run at 800 RPM and a 2080 Ti that runs ~300 MHz faster at stock settings :)
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    Uber now worth 73 billion.

    The silicon valley VC circle-jerk continues... "HEY WE LOST A LOT OF YOUR MONEY BUT WE ARE MAKING SURE TO BURN THROUGH ALL YOUR MONEY AS FAST AS POSSIBLE SO WE CAN EXPAND ACROSS THE WORLD IN OUR MAJOR MONEY-LOSING STRATEGY OF SUBSIDIZING CAB RIDES WITH AN APP..." Great, you are worth 73...
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    Prime Day Deals

    Off topic but I miss my DAoC college days... also I wish I would have saw that PS4 Pro w/ two games for $299 earlier in the day... back on topic
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    [DEAD] Best Buy 24-Hr Flash Sale - 12" Macbook for $799 ($500 off)

    Thanks, forgot to update the thread title. As an aside I do appreciate that Best Buy discounts their open box items proportionally when a sale happens. Gotten a few good deals made better that way.
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    [DEAD] Best Buy 24-Hr Flash Sale - 12" Macbook for $799 ($500 off)

    Latest version of the base Macbook, so Intel m3, 8GB RAM and 256GB SSD. Space Grey or Gold color options. https://www.bestbuy.com/site/promo/macbook-507 Other deals in the Flash Sale: https://www.bestbuy.com/site/clp/sale-page/pcmcat185700050011.c?id=pcmcat185700050011
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    FS: Asus ROG Strix Vega 64

    PM sent on the card.
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    LG 32GK850F US Release? (Freesync 2 version of 32GK850G)

    US webpage is up; looking promising!! https://www.lg.com/us/monitors/lg-32GK850F-B-gaming-monitor Still no place to buy in the USA though that I can see.
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    LG 32GK850F US Release? (Freesync 2 version of 32GK850G)

    Has anyone heard through the grapevine if the LG 32GK850F is going to be released in the USA or not? I see it was released in Asia / Canada / Europe earlier this year, but there is no listing for the monitor on the LG USA site and their sales support wasn't super helpful when I reached out to...
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    New MacBook Pro i9 Slower than the old MacBook Pro i7

    Looks like Apple might need to do some TDP/voltage tuning for their T2 controller; notebookcheck used Intel's tools (and a macOS tool called Volta that lets you cap TDP) to cap a 15" to 45 watts and the results were much better. Same thing with the 13" at 31 watts.Looks like those 50-60-90? watt...
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    4K, 144Hz Monitors Reportedly Use Chroma Subsampling When Running in 144Hz

    There isn’t enough bandwidth in DisplayPort 1.4 to allow for 4K 144Hz 10-bit 4:4:4. They could be more upfront about it. I would say in a game it won’t matter but desktop use youlll notice
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    Engineer Gives Interview After 28 Core Debacle

    That was pretty fantastic
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    Extra 20% off Corsair Refurbished

    Same. Needed to get something besides this Apple keyboard I'm currently using after my other one died. Looking forward to it... that aluminum chassis looks nice.
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    Harley-Davidson’s First Electric Motorcycle on Track for 2019 Release

    So it leaks electrolyte instead of oil? :sneaky: Anyways, would be interesting to see what range you could get out of these. Less embarrassing then a scooter on the highway, right?
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    Micron 1100 2TB SSD $254

    This SSD is working great in my Xbox One X, though the way Microsoft does the partitions I get 1.6 TB to use... and an empty partition of a few hundred gigabytes (n) Battlefront II loads a lot faster now though.
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    Power Plant Brought Out of Mothballs for Blockchain Usage

    Edit... looks like I spent too long on this as a few other people made this point already :) They are going to use an already-built coal plant that was shut down. I'm not sure how installing new generation equipment, i.e. a wind or solar farm, versus re-using this plant would ever beat the...
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    Bitcoin Slide Continues Towards $8K

    On that note I should go eat lunch since I'm obviously hangry :D
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    Bitcoin Slide Continues Towards $8K

    Nice theoretical. When would every PC gamer buy a high end GPU? Never... Gamers don't go out and buy a video card en masse unless a new one comes out. They also don't buy them in bulk every single day like we saw through the last six or so months of 2017 and early into 2018. Maybe we need...
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