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    Laptop Keyboard 2 Keys Same Character Issue

    Thanks for the suggestion. I took out the A key along with the surround keys and blew them with compressed air. I didn't work. I was planning on ordering a new keyboard anyways since it was missing 5 keys (it was cheaper to buy whole than individual keys) and was going to just transfer the...
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    Laptop Keyboard 2 Keys Same Character Issue

    I got my hands on a used Sony Vaio SVF15215CDW Fit 15E and for some reason, the A key on the laptop keyboard is a 3. The 3 key is still a 3. An external USB keyboard works perfectly fine with the A being an A. It's the same whether I'm using Windows 7 or Windows 10 so it doesn't appear to be a...
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    People Are Taking Out Mortgages to Buy Bitcoin as Price Soars

    This one? http://www.cbc.ca/news/business/bitcoin-mine-canada-1.4436149 He figures he's young enough to risk $100,000.
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    Blockbuster Has Managed to Survive in Alaska

    I thought [H] mentioned not long ago that there are still 50 or so Blockbuster franchises still operating in the lower 48. http://www.blockbuster.com/franchise.html
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    Crushing Christmas With A Hydraulic Press

    Where's the Christmas fruit cake? That would have destroyed the press.
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    The Fate Of The Furious Official Trailer

    Love how the ramp up the stupid crazy shit with each movie! BTW, where's Helen Mirren? Or did I miss her in the trailer?
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    Man Falsely Accused Of Piracy Deserves $17K Compensation

    I thought the same thing. Sandler movies haven't been good in a long time. I use to like his stuff.
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    Yelp Introduces The Yelfie

    Bad idea all around. Wait for someone to sausages.
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    Game Studio Behind Sleeping Dogs Has Shut Down

    Same. I was looking forward to another core SD game but I guess we're never gonna get another one by the same crew.
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    Porn Sites Blocked California Users To Protest Proposed Law

    With Unblock-Us losing Netflix users outside of the US, time for them and others to target some porn-deprived Californians.
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    Young People Are Falling For Tech Support Scams Too

    There will always be a subset of the generation who are more technically advance but yes, the masses of the generation are techy savvy in a sense that they know how to use their fancy new toys at the most basic level. Apple's design teams have ensure that.
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    Everyone Still Using Their Galaxy Note 7

    Just received my wife's replacement unit in the mail. Now to transfer all her stuff over and drop the old one off at the local Samsung Experience Store.
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    Everyone Still Using Their Galaxy Note 7

    My wife is still using hers. I just make sure I charge it in the morning and unplug it when it's 95% or higher. I know it's probably safest to either charge it underwater (a rubbermaid container filled with water sitting on top of a wireless charger) or have it sitting in a ceramic pot or...
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    Line-X Covered Egg Drop

    I've seen it on a body of an old Wrangler and have considered it a cheaper alternative to the Starwood Motors kevlar paint job for my Wrangler. With that said, the Starwood one looks great and probably better than putting Line-X on your Jeep body.
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    Walmart Is Developing A Self-Driving Shopping Cart

    I don't really see the point. People this lazy would just order their stuff online.
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    Ubisoft Giving Away Yet Another Free Game

    Same here. Now that the price is right, I'll give it a go!
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    Video Of The SpaceX Explosion

    Did NASA have this many failures getting their rockets into space or are we in an age where we just get more news about things like this?
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    UberEats Drivers Are Revolting In London

    Fund what? The $1.2 billion hole they have from the first half of this year? Uber Loses at Least $1.2 Billion in First Half of 2016
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    UberEats Drivers Are Revolting In London

    I though Uber drivers are *not* employees of Uber but essentially independent contractors. Things like minimum living wage doesn't apply to contractors, right? If you become an Uber driver, know what you signed up for. You don't get the same kind of labour protection as regular employees...
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    AMD Radeon RX 460 Official Specification Information @ [H]

    I wanted the RX 460 to be a competitive card but after reading the review over on Bit-tech, I don't believe it is. In the usual battery of AAA games (probably not the target audience of the product though certainly the audience of their readers) it was well behind the GTX 950 in 1080p high and...
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    PowerColor Red Devil Radeon RX 470 Video Card Review @ [H]

    Bling to attracted the massive mainstream gamer. Why not? A couple of bucks for a fancy cooler and slap on a "hardcore" name is all part of marketing to that demographic.
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    Yahoo’s Marissa Mayer On 130 Hour Work Weeks

    You REALLY have to love what you're doing. Even if you do, 130 hours a week, it will grind you down. Personally, if I can do 130 hours a week and make millions, I'd do it short term and cash out after a bank what I feel is enough to live and and to make wise investments.
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    NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 Founders Edition Review @ [H]

    Don't forget 100% of the gaming console market uses AMD.
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    NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 Founders Edition Review @ [H]

    I think Newegg Canada still ships from the same warehouses, I just didn't catch any in stock. This is all we have listed in Canada, none in stock anywhere. RedFlagDeals.com Forums
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    NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 Founders Edition Review @ [H]

    Is there actually any stock? Nothing at all for Canada with retailers listing the earliest we should expect some is the end of July with many other AIB ones not showing up till mid-August. Feels like a paper launch.
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    Official NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 Announcement @ [H]

    The 3GB model loses some cores. NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 3GB to feature 1152 CUDA cores? | VideoCardz.com
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    NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 official performance leaked

    This is supposedly from the Nvidia Reviewer's Guide. NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 Reviewer's Guide Leaked | VideoCardz.com
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    These Robots Are Going To KILL US ALL!!!

    Reminds me of Masamune Shirow's Appleseed manga where they had a tech book explaining how his robot muscles work like a pulley system. It looked exactly like this.
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    Keep Your Damn Pokeman GO Playing Eyes On The Road!

    From my understanding, the game encourages people to walk so if it feels that you are going too fast, the game won't work. Driving would probably get you flagged within the game.
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    Another Tesla Autopilot Crash Reported

    I remember before Tesla's autopilot was launched, a Tesla shareholder was so excited saying how when could take a nap during her commute soon. I would. They just wouldn't get much data from me as I will always be manually driving it.
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    Retail RX 480 4GB to 8GB Memory Unlock Mod Works

    I still have my 9800SE that can be softmodded to 9800. Good to see the tradition is still alive.
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    Official NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 Announcement @ [H]

    Not the same machine but without more information out there, at least it`s the same CPU. Can`t be that different. Regardless, the 2 cards will be competitive.
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    Official NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 Announcement @ [H]

    Not sure if means anything but I dug up a comparison between the "leaked" GTX 1060 Fire Strike score against a (basically) stock RX 480, both using an i7 6700K. GTX 1060 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 3DMark Firestrike Performance Revealed RX 480 I scored 11 622 in Fire Strike Based on Fire Strike...
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    Facebook Is Paying Celebrities To Use Facebook Live

    Is that why the Hoff was on Entertainment Tonight shilling Facebook Live?
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    The Rolls-Royce 103EX Self-Driving Car

    Just because it runs on hamster power right now and has an Etch A Sketch for a main dash doesn't make it less of a car! You can at least sit on it's plush seats!
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    The Rolls-Royce 103EX Self-Driving Car

    You mean like this? The Rolls-Royce Vision 100 concept is completely, irredeemably ridiculous
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    Teen Funds Incredible Apple Collection With Lawn-Mowing Money

    At 15, I was probably all over Street Fighter II at the local arcade or laundromat.
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    Penthouse Drops Print Magazine Due To Internet Porn

    For only $200m, you can own the Playboy mansion that INCLUDES Hef. http://www.cnbc.com/2016/01/11/playboy-mansion-on-sale-for-200-million--hef-included.html
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    AMD Radeon Nano Reviews Moving Forward

    Good to see [H] reviewing the Nano they way AMD sees the target market utilizing it. Performance, noise and temperature/cooling in tight spaces is what we all want to know about this card.
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