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    A Clever Tesla Owner Is Using His Model S to Mine Cryptocurrency for Free

    Yeah, they were damn nice but obviously fake. One squeeze and you could... Wait, I've said too much.
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    Parental Controls - school tablets

    You've probably seen this but just in case here's basic recommendations from Google https://support.google.com/edu/android/answer/3429624?hl=en What 'parental controls' were requested, and who asked? Do they want full tracking of where the kids go on the internet? Chat history? Active...
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    AMD Ryzen Threadripper Unboxing - Hilarity Ensues

    Boy, that chip install isn't going to be too unnerving. Thanks for the latest vid Kyle, I will be sure to have zero coffee and only one scotch before giving it a whirl.
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    AMD Ryzen Threadripper Unboxing - Hilarity Ensues

    Someone's nephew got a job they didn't deserve in the packaging department.
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    AMD Ryzen Threadripper Packaging and Retail Dates Announced

    I still have this guy and his big brother sitting on my bench at home. Nice to see someone else old enough to remember him. :)
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    AMD FX-9800P in HP ENVY x360 - m6-ar004dx

    Good luck brave soldier. Following to see how it works out...that's some tough solder work. At a minimum find some old garbage and practice a bit.
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    Project: TM-β - a home cluster build

    Wow, that packaging. Amazing that they all showed up fine. Looking forward to seeing the first rev of the case with all the LEDs.
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    Yori: Ryzen 1800X - MSI X370 XPower Titanium - EVGA GTX 1080 TI 4K SLI

    Very nice build, love all the pictures of shiny things! "All motherboards should have THE RED BUTTON..." AGREED
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    Project: TM-β - a home cluster build

    Definitely progress sooner than expected, very cool. Pretty good deal on all your experimental bits too. Run back and buy some more big AL sheets before they realize they're the same cost as the small ones. :) There's not much clearance between the tops of your power supplies and the bottom...
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    New Ryzen chipset is out

    The short version is almost as much performance as standard Performance power plan (occasionally better) while still getting benefits of balanced power plan. I'll give it a whirl this weekend.
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    Post your Ryzen memory speeds!

    I am running G.Skill Trident Z F4-3200C14D-16GTZR memory in my ASRock Taichi board (BIOS 2.00) at the rated 3200 speed and timings, with a 1700 CPU. I would look to the BIOS or RAM sticks themselves...if it were the IMC I would be hitting the same wall with the same memory kit. At work so I...
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    Project: TM-β - a home cluster build

    Ahh, the good old days. I still have a few in a box that I just can't get rid of...every couple years I'll run across them and fire one up. Such noisy memories. Haha, famous last words. ;) At least you're not off to spend $2000 on water cooling parts?
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    Project: TM-β - a home cluster build

    Nice work on Frankencable! Good to see it all fired up too.
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    Quick and dirty Asrock Taichi x370 review/experience.

    Chew over at Xtremesystems has a 16GBx2 kit at 3200 on his Taichi. No guarantees of course but maybe what he's done can help you folks with 32gb kits. http://www.xtremesystems.org/forums/showthread.php?293130-Ryzen-Return-of-the-Jedi&p=5257506&viewfull=1#post5257506 More details in the rest...
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    Project: TM-β - a home cluster build

    I recognize that board from your 'Workstation 2017' post. Great to see a build thread for it, should be fun to watch.
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    Post your Ryzen memory speeds!

    ASRock x370 Taichi, BIOS 2.00 TridentZ RGB DDR4 3200 Link: https://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820232485 Running at 3200, 14-14-14-34, 1T, 1.35V Loaded up XMP Profile 1 and off it went with the latest BIOS. I'll push it over the week and make sure there's no issues.
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    Ryzen Owners Thread

    Finally had time to open some boxes and get started so I'll make my first actual Owner's post. Not shown are a Define S with window and an EVGA G2 850w power supply to hold and power things. Put things together on the mat and flashed to BIOS 2.00. Running with CPU at 3500 @ 1.2v, memory at...
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    AMD Ryzen 5 Reviewer's Kit Giveaway

    My ONCE, thrown in to the mix.
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    Mobil 1 EP 0W20 5qt - $3.85AR (Limit 2)

    Thanks for the heads up. $15 off for 5qt + filter is a pretty nice deal. Got the last jug of 0W-20 on the shelves!
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    Asrock x370 Taichi or Asus X370 ROG

    Agreed. If there was a significantly cheaper board that I wanted more than the Taichi and the only thing holding me back was the lack of a second M.2 slot that's a fine solution. There wasn't though. The Asus board was on my short list of options. It's also got a bunch more naitive USB ports...
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    Asrock x370 Taichi or Asus X370 ROG

    I went Taichi. Two M.2 slots meant I could go complete cable free for my drives. Backups across the network mean I didn't need a lot of platters in the desktop itself but I didn't want just one drive. The Taichi also happens to be a little bit cheaper than the ASUS board ($50 less here), and...
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    Where are the AM4 ITX boards?

    I think there should be a few more mATX boards out there. Almost no x370 boards, with B350 boards being the majority of what's available. Out of those boards the ASRock AB350M Pro4 looks to have the best power setup. Availability is, of course, constrained...
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    Am I nuts? Biostar x370 mobo...

    I definitely will. It will be at least a week though as I got started tearing apart the garage before I got the board. Now I have to paint and organize everything before the bench is available again to put everything together. :(
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    Am I nuts? Biostar x370 mobo...

    I decided to be patient. I've got enough boring but necessary projects to do as we moved in to a new house last fall and spring means it's time to work on the garage and landscaping. Yesterday the ASRock x370 Taichi showed up at the local Microcenter and the wife was nice enough to get get one...
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    Post Your Workstations 2017

    Still a great looking setup. I like the new shelves, and the lighting.
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    Tesla Model X Driver Blames Autopilot for Insane Collision with Semi-Truck

    Driver blames Tesla Autopilot for not avoiding a crash. Not the truck's fault for veering in to his lane, and not the driver's fault who wasn't watching the road at all, but Tesla's. This is why we can't have nice things.
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    Am I nuts? Biostar x370 mobo...

    Doesn't sound like that much has changed. Not sure I want to count on their first AM4 attempt as being a higher end part that works well. Thanks for the feedback everyone.
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    Am I nuts? Biostar x370 mobo...

    Just wondering what people thought about the BIOSTAR X370GT7 motherboard. I have yet to see any reviews or anyone mention they're using one in their Ryzen build. I haven't touched Biostar in, well, in a long time. I've been trying to wait for an Asrock Taichi or Gigabyte Gaming 5 but it's...
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    Ryzen Owners Thread

    That's the board I have been waiting for but my local Microcenter is still out of stock. I clicked like but I'll be honest...I am bitter and jealous. :D Please let us know what you think of the Taichi!
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    AM4 BCLK Overclocking

    The Gaming 7 has a BCLK chip, the Gaming 5 does not. From https://hardforum.com/threads/gigabyte-ax370-gaming-k7.1926752/, a Gigabyte AX370 Gaming K7 thread, per an MSI rep.
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    Gigabyte AX370 Gaming K7

    I haven't seen it as available anywhere yet. It didn't sell out on Newegg either...I never got an alert that it was ever available. I've been holding out for this one as well. If I see it pop up anywhere I'll holler.
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    Naples CPU Xeon competitor!

    This is where the money is...I hope it's where AMD's focus has been for the last couple months with OEMs. I will forgive them for a teething issues on the desktop side if they've been busy getting their server architecture properly validated. If they can hit the ground running with Naples from...
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    Project Orthrus - Smallest SLI mATX case (V2)

    NDA dropped...tell the Illuminati it's time to spill the beans! :)
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    1800x and 1700x not worth over 1700

    What cooler came with the non-X 1700? I'm going to be building soon, starting out with the air. If the stock cooler is decent I will save the coin to put towards a full water setup at the end of the summer.
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    AMD Ryzen 1700X on the [H] Test Bench

    Me right now... Can't wait to see your test results Kyle.
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    CustomMOD Mini 3.24L

    That's the gist of the normal con I'd run. Luckily we just moved so I purged a lot of old parts. We're together in a nice den now as well, instead of me in the old Dungeon of Parts and her up in the light. "Sorry sweetie, you told me I should get rid of all that old crap. I don't have much...
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    BioStar has its AMD Ryzen AM4 Motherboards Listed for Now

    Intel has had chips with pins as well, it's just been a while. They made the move to different packaging, AMD has not.
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    HG Osmi Build

    That Asroc board has an M.2 slot on top of the motherboard. It's below the cpu socket, connector is just behind the USB3 header, so your cpu cooler should help keep things cool compared to a behind the board slot. Drop a Samsung 960 EVO in there for fast storage, keep your current SSD for...
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    CustomMOD Mini 3.24L

    It's hard to argue with this small of a package and that level of customization options. Something semi custom for the wife and each daughter...I'd rake in the brownie points. :D Definitely following along.
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