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    AMD Ryzen 5 Reviewer's Kit Giveaway

    Winner Winner, would like a Ryzen dinner!
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    $10K Shipping Deal of the Day

    Modern day money laundering...
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    Hot Wheels Made An X-Wing Fighter Carship

    If it were 'murica, dont you think they'd slap in a V8? Though, according to this article, the turbo 4-banger can scoot it to 180.. How Mattel Created a Life-Sized Hot Wheels X-Wing Racer For San Diego Comic Con
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    Stupid Criminal of the Day

    A list of files from a known child porn site? unless it was something like childporn dot com or something... does the average joe keep a list of child porn sites?
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    MicroCenter: eVGA Geforce GTX 970 4gb SuperClocked $139.99 AR I'm sure i'm missing something pretty important, but this seems to be a screaming deal..? ETA: Deal is dead, most likely a pricing error. Shows as $339 AR now, which isn't terrible, but not nearly as...
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    Apple Wants to Start Producing Cars as Soon as 2020

    The real question is what will the in-dash navigation be like?
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    Stupid Pro CS:Go Cheater Banned During Live Match

    ok.. for those of us that don't actually play CS:GO (or any PVP game really)... what's going on here that's bad? Cliffs notes?
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    What would you do in this awesome GPU situation?

    Even if there's no text readable on the label, so long as the barcode scans, the driver has a name, address, and return address for the package on his little tablet computer-y thing. The delivery was never a mistake.. it was probably shipped to this dudes house because it required a signature...
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    Galaxy 6 Weeks of Christmas GPU Giveaway!

    I like free stuff.. and oh look! Galaxy has free stuff!
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    AMD Radeon HD 7870 CrossFire Never Settle Bundle Lucky Draw

    I was an nVidia fanboy for a while... then ATI started creaming them in 'marks... and i've been a convert ever since.
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    XFX AMD Radeon™ HD 7870 GHz Edition Graphics Card Lucky Draw

    Still due an upgrade... :/
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    XFX AMD Radeon™ HD 7950 Graphics Card Lucky Draw

    I'm due an upgrade....
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    Warm? $113 Acer S231HL bid 23" LED Backlight Widescreen LCD Monitor 1/4" bezel, no built in speakers, DVI/VGA/HDMI inputs. Even comes with all 3 cables. Seems like a pretty decent deal to me.. and its not in-store only either.
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    Turbo Tax Deluxe - Fed & State e-File - $39.95

    The federal taxes are free, but only if you can file the 1040EZ (very simple tax return.. no itemizing, etc). H&R Block is advertising the same thing this year. Course EVERYONE is eligible for free federal returns this year, if you meet certain requirements...
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    Like Microcenter on Facebook - get i5-2500K for $159.99

    Fill out the form, print your coupon. Coupon available only via filling out the form on Facebook. Edit: Deal dead as of 12/26/2011
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    Corsair Vengeance RAM Giveaway! 5 12GB Kits!

    Never had corsair ram.. always pined for them from afar because they kick so much ass...
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    Sony VAIO P 2nd Generation (8" netbook) - $630

    It looks like there's one of those little eraser buttons in the middle of the keyboard, between the GHB keys.
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    Most Amazing Gun/Puzzle Anywhere!

    On the bottom of one of his other sculptures, there's a real interesting design:
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    Hot? Seagate barracuda 1TB Retail Box $59.99 + tax in microcenter (5 yr warranty)

    Yes they do.. just bring in your reciept.
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    Intel Boxed Core i7 875K 2.93GHz *unlocked multiplier* $199.99

    x58 supports triple-channel ram (x55 only dual-channel) x58 has more native PCIe lanes (40 as opposed to 24), but the PCIe controller is on the processor in 1156. x58 supports officially supports 1066mhz ram out of the box (x55 officially 1333mhz). Both support TurboBoost, though if i'm...
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    Weird Dell issue - what is faulty?

    Sounds like a bad board to me.. .specifically, north bridge.
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    System powers down

    After more google-fu.. it appears that my cuprit is none other than my UPS. According to APC, the Active PFC in my high-end PSU requires something called a "Pure Sine Wave" output, the simulated sine wave that the old Back UPS ES 725 that I have apparently doesnt cut it.
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    System powers down

    It hasn't been overclocked... when I swapped the motherboard/cpu i did a fresh re-install of 7, havent even clocked the ram up past 1066 yet. seems pretty stable so far... ran Memtest86+ for a couple hours with no errors. Ran Prime95 Large-FFT for about an hour and a half, HWMonitor showed max...
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    System powers down

    swapped out mobo and cpu.. doublechecked to see that everything is seated properly... everest and easytune both show the cpus at like 32-36 degrees... so i doubt its overheating.. unless its the PSU overheating, which i guess it could be, but doesnt seem very likely either..
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    System powers down

    Just built a new machine (see sig for specs), and I'm having a devil of a time getting the gremlins out of it. Windows 7x64 keeps giving me fits.. error messages of "This operation requires an interactive window session" to install when I try to plug in a flash drive, trying to run...
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    World's First Electronic Underwear

    People tweet when they're on the john all the time... now seniors can do it too!
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    Intel & iBuyPower - Gulftown Giveaway Contest

    Yay for hat! (could really use the upgrade!)
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    Bidirectional Screen from MIT Media Lab

    First thing i thought of.... Johnny Mnemonic. I need a Sino-logic 16, Sogo 7 Data Gloves, a GPL stealth module, one Burdine intelligent translator... Thompson iPhone.
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    I Hate Dell

    there's more tales of woe here..
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    Eyefinity 3x24" vs. Dell 3007wfp-hc

    What about something like this?
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    Intel Core i7 Full System Drawing @ [H]

    oo oo pick me!
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    WTB DDR-400 ram, 2x1Gb

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    WTB DDR-400 ram, 2x1Gb

    As the title suggests, trying to get my hands on another 2gb of ram for my main system, so that I can survive until tax time rolls around. Would like to get something that comes close in performance to matching what I've got (see sig), hopefully for around $40 shipped.
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    Jawbone2 $25 w/fs.. stolen from SD

    Verizon Wireless has the Jawbone 2 Bluetooth Headset for $30 - $5 coupon ACC5 = $25.. Free overnight shipping. They must be clearing out inventory for the Jawbone Prime/Earcandy. Sellout.Woot just had this a couple days ago for $42.99.. glad i...
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    (3 X 1TB) Hitachi HDT721010SLA360 7200rpm Hard Drive [$175.19] CB @ ewiz

    Heh. Product description says limit 1 per customer.
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    Hot-ish? Refurb Name-brand PC - $99 B&M Only

    Not true. Comes with a CD and one of those green key stickers.
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    Hot-ish? Refurb Name-brand PC - $99 B&M Only

    Refurb Name-brand PC - $99 What makes this deal sorta hot isn't so much the PC, its the full (legal) license of XP Pro. Pic in link shows SFF Dell, but can be HP/Compaq as well, YMMV.
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    Papa Johns $9.99 Large 2-Topping

    I havent had a Domino's pizza since back in the late 90s when my high school had a promo going with them, where we could order a large pepperoni for $1.99. We ordered like 10 of them at my house (3 growing teenage boys, plus mom and dad). They were thin, greasy, and tasted somewhere between...
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    Sellout.woot: Refurb EeePC $184 shipped

    * Display: 8.9” Display, 1024×600 resolution * Color: Galaxy Black or Pearl White * CPU: Intel® Mobile 900 MHz CPU * Chipset: Intel Mobile Chipset * Memory: DDR2 512MB * Display Card: Intel UMA * Storage: 4GB built-in SSD * Audio: HD audio / built-in speakers...
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    Watermarked Movie Soundtrack Can Pinpoint Pirates?

    Presumably they would assign each theater a unique audio watermark frequency or sound..