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    Monoprice 10th Anniversary Sale-Day 1 Mechanical Keyboard $90.86

    paid with paypal earlier this month, my bank then got automatically cancelled and according to my bank, their merchant account vender that processes online payments got hacked. i like monoprice but this is my last order.
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    My Thermaltake Armor A30 Review

    this is the same tired old Tt lanbox from 2006 but they added a fan on top where people used to mod them. its a nightmare to work with because the sides don't come off (only the top), and the PSU over the CPU means you can't even use a decent heat sink. thnx for bumping a year old thread.
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    MonoPrice Hacked, CC Info Compromised?

    don't mean to thread necro but I ordered an hdmi cable and right angle adapter from monoprice on June 9th and a day later my bank was contacted regarding a compromised merchant. In all my years of using paypal I have never had an issue like this.
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    ACLU App Lets Android Users Secretly Tape Police

    in NJ if you are pulled over and your phone is unlocked, the police will go through your calls, texts, and contacts.
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    Nexus 7 Tablet Hands-On

    no HDMI output... really? I would take ANY 7" IPS screen tablet from China over this with the new Rockchip or Allwinner chipset.
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    Real-Life Zombie Shooter Takes Off

    I thought it was "magic missle. magic missile! MAGIC MISSLE! awww, outta mana... "
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    Diablo 3 Discussion Thread

    you probably want to socket a ruby in the helm for the XP bonus while leveling. edit: beat by the post above.
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    diablo 3 accounts hacked

    Not everyone lives online, some of us (obviously not you ) actually spend time doing things other than trolling forums. This is the first Blizzard game I have purchased in 10 years and there was no way to know that D3 would degenerate into either using the phone / key fob authenticator or losing...
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    Diablo III Hacking?

    my account just got locked. I got a chat request through gmail from someone I didn't know, didn't play at all yesterday, and woke up this morning to a lockdown email from Blizzard.
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    Diablo III Hacking?

    wouldn't be surprised if these same people who have had their gear and gold stolen also installed a .dll injector map hack. Of note also if you read the 20+ page on the official D3 forums, most are noticing the same player names in their recently played list.
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    Fiat Photo Bombs VW On Street View

    if you had a billions of dollars to invest as opposed billions of dollars in debt, I think that would be a clear indication of success regardless of whether it impresses some random on a technology forum or not.
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    Fiat Photo Bombs VW On Street View

    the Volkswagen Audi Gruppe revived the Bugatti brand as an engineering exercise. Former CEO of VAG Ferdinand Piech boasted that it would be produce 1000hp and achieve speeds over 250mph before any design had been done. VAG also owns Lambo and Bentley along with SEAT and Skoda, and recently...
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    Yahoo Investor Says CEO Lied About Tech Degree

    in Japan, Yahoo auctions are more popular than ebay.
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    People Still Send Death Threats To Game Developers?

    you are asking to get shot
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    I Want a new Tablet

    the Kindle has 512MB of RAM and 1.0GHz OMAP, the NOVO7 Aurora has 1GB of DDR3 and an ARM overclocked to 1.5GHz. I can appreciate your hands on experience but Ainol has 5 versions of the NOVO7 now and with the micro SD slot, a much nicer screen, shipping with ICS, you are paying more for the...
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    I Want a new Tablet

    a new version of the Ainol NOVO7 just came out, its probably the best sub $200 7" tablet shipping with ICS 4.o at the moment: 1024 x 600 five point multitouch IPS screen by Hitachi, 1GB DDR3 RAM, 1.5GHz Allwinner A10 cpu + Mali 400 GPU, HDMI out 1080p, Wifi 802.11b/g/n, 2.0MP Front Camera...
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    I Want a new Tablet

    actually, Apple cut production numbers for the iPad2 (IPad3 will be 8.x") and their suppliers are now selling 9.7" IPS panels to Chinese domestic market tablet makers (Teclast, Cube, Window, Bmorn, Onda, etc). So tablets like the Teclast A10, Bmorn V99, Windo N90, Cube U9GT2 are shipping with...
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    PayPal Tells Buyer To Destroy Violin Instead Of Returning It

    using your example, try returning a counterfeit perfume where the original products are sold and tell me the impact is minimal.
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    Kanye West Is Hiring Tech People

    no I think he is trying to top mc hammer's search engine http://articles.cnn.com/2011-10-20/tech/tech_web_mc-hammer-search-engine_1_search-engine-mc-hammer-google?_s=PM:TECH
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    Why Best Buy is Going out of Business...Gradually

    I am holding out for a 6ft version
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    Why Best Buy is Going out of Business...Gradually

    BestBuy caters to the uninformed consumer, no shortage of those.
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    PayPal Tells Buyer To Destroy Violin Instead Of Returning It

    I disagree. The value of the violin is based on rarity and exclusivity. Fake handbags flooding the market make the actual designer goods less rare, less exclusive, thus diminishing the value, which is why they are destroyed.
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    PayPal Tells Buyer To Destroy Violin Instead Of Returning It

    so all those counterfeit designer handbags should not be destroyed because they have value as non designer handbags ? whether it is a working instrument or otherwise, PayPal is asking for the fake item to be thrown into the cracks of mount doom, preventing it from being bought and sold again...
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    Man Crashes Lamborghini Six Hours After Winning It

    actually he was a professional driver. a delivery truck driver... but still a professional. he knew he was driving way too fast for the conditions and was just trying to have the car declared a total loss, shame because that color is rare here in the states.
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    RIAA Blames Someone Else For Pirating Movies

    so, is the RIAA going to reduce their own fines from 20 million to 20 thousand dollars per completed download based on the "someone else did it" defense ? They are still going to pay for the infringing files, right ? RIGHT ???
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    Corsair "Barebones" Christmas Giveaway!

    I like that Corsair's logo is a pirate ship. Their products make me YAAAAARGH with satisfaction.
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    Explosion At Apple Supplier Injures 57 Workers

    there is no future. reboot humanity!
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    Teclast P76ti 1.5GHz HDMI 8GB 7inch 5 points Multitouch Android ICS 4.0 $119.99 w/FS

    there are a lot of Chinese tablets using the Allwinner A10 and Rockchip RK2918 chipsets, they are both about the same performance wise. As long as the screen is decent, this sounds like a great deal. I know that Rockchip has ported Android 4.o for RK2918 devices, I was not aware that it had been...
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    Four Weeks of Galaxy Give-Aways!

    would really appreciate a video card to donate to a budget build for my brother, if not he has to live with integrated graphics.
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    Ainol Novo 7 ( Android Tablet ) $139.99 + Free Ship

    shipping from China / Hong Kong to the states normally takes about a month unless you use FedEx or a private carrier. With FedEx I have had packages from China in 2 days, before the delivery info is even updated, but you do pay extra.
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    Ainol Novo 7 ( Android Tablet ) $139.99 + Free Ship

    actually Ainol pmps using the SC9800 chipset were regarded as the best, particularly the 4.8" v6000HDT and the 4.3" v9000HDA. Eventually they did release budget models with lower quality screens because that is where the market went. They really are one of the better Chinese brands and their...
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    Ainol Novo 7 ( Android Tablet ) $139.99 + Free Ship

    If you want to take a shot at generic Chinese tablets, you are in the wrong thread. there is exactly one Ainol tablet using the MIPS chipset, the Novo7 basic. Ainol has only released two tablets other than the Novo7, the Novo5 & Novo8, both of which came out in May 2011. For the record...
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    Acer Iconia A500 refurb for $250

    I was specifically referring to non HD content. If I am going to watch a 720p or 1080 file, I would rather output to a large screen.
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    Acer Iconia A500 refurb for $250

    does this tablet come with with true Android 3.o or is it 2.3 reskinned to look like honeycomb ? the 16:9 aspect ratio (as opposed to 4:3) on a 10 inch screen might bother some who are primarily watching videos, a9 / tegra2 is decent for $250.
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    Four Weeks of Galaxy Give-Aways!

    I would like a Galaxy video card because they are superior to all other video cards. although it is no longer in my main rig, my Galaxy 8800GT is still going strong 5 years later.
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    PETA Goes After Nintendo's Mario

    I didn't have time to read the entire thread but did anyone advise PETA that Tanuki are mythical beasts and not real animals ? What about the unicorns and pegasus, are they less worthy of PETA's efforts ?
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    TigerDirect selling HP Touchpads at 2:30PM EST today

    tiger direct triple charged me for a cpu and then tried to steal my credit card number when I called to complain. You couldn't pay me to order from them.
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    CDs Are Officially Over

    this. I am fine with FLAC or 320kbps mp3 as long as they are not shit source transcodes. http://www.spek-project.org/ death to fake lossless audio!
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    25% off at ComplyFoam.com

    they are ugly but work really well for fit and noise isolation. did I mention they are ugly ? also comfortable... and ugly.
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    Nintendo Loses Nearly $1B As Wii Sales Plummet

    people would buy more Wii's if Nintendo engineered a higher console failure rate like M$
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