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    When Is Your Steam Deck Due? POLL

    Reserved on Fri, July 16, 2021 Your expected order availability: Q2 2022

    UPS battery brand suggestion?

    PowerSonic and Yuasa are all I buy but 3 years is a good run for a consumer type UPS... APCs usually 2 maybe 3 years max regardless of what you use

    This is why I recommend against using a 10 year old PSU for a new build.

    I've been using the same pc power and cooling PSU for way over a decade... think i first got it for my dual opteron rig with an AGP geforce back in the day

    NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3080 Ti Nerfs Not Only Ethereum Hash Rate But Also Other Coin Algorithms

    are people still blaming the GPU shortage on miners? the miner bogyman thing is getting old... scalpers and supply shortages are the real issue, and the supply shortages won't be cleared up anytime soon, even if all crypto coins disappear tomorrow

    GTX 1080 for $480

    it's going to take years for the chip shortage to clear up, the fabs have orders planned out in advance and delays because of covid, droughts, and political issues have severely impacted manufacturing lines... so basically, if you want anything with a chip in it, expect to pay too much

    LG Exiting The Mobile Phone Market

    the V20 was the best phone I've ever used... I have a oneplus 7 pro and it's OK, had various samsungs for a bit and hated all of them past the note 3 or 4?... tried a couple chinese phones and the only one I kept with the blackview 9900 pro which I use as my daily driver work phone... the...

    Hut 8 Purchases $30M Worth of Nvidia's GPU Miners, Looks to Push Capacity to 1,600 Gigahash

    man you must really love the military industrial complex then

    Fry's Electronics permanently closing Feb 24, 2021

    tandy was the parent company for radio shack and incredible universe

    LG Unveils Its 1st QNED Mini LED TV with Up to 2500 Dimming Zones

    until microled comes out who cares, it's just an LCD
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    CPU NexGen Nx586 PF100-E/E WITH FPU

    neat but too expensive and kinda useless without the motherboard (not socket 7 compatible)
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    Origin is selling a retro-inspired beige box PC

    the corsair 4000D in white reminds me of the late 90s/early 2000s sun microsystems computers... just wish it had 5.25" bays
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    Team Group Successfully Develops Consumer-Grade DDR5 Memory, Begins Validation

    I just now upgraded from DDR3, guess I'll see DDR5 in ~10 years or so
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    Mowing over high PPD folders from yesteryear

    oh ya in the beginning I was folding on a dell poweredge 2200 with dual PII 333mhz cpu's... think each one was getting like 12ppd? not 12k... 12... switched from SETI@Home
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    Cyberpunk 2077 for $26.69

    interesting, may have to pick this up after all... everything on their forums pointed to no linux support... and for once having a radeon is a good thing lol