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Is there consumer s/w available now that uses multi-core CPUs? by Yes[_2_]
Maybe OT, but given the thread about future CPUs, is there consumer software now that actually uses the multi-core CPU technology? I mean, all the additional...
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Yesterday 02:40 PM
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Hardwa how does spyware work? At a chess board? by RayLopez99
The scenario is this: chess player uses some hardware to transmit moves during real time to cheat. See this for background: ...
Yesterday 02:48 AM
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Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO w/ 120mm PWM Fan by Flasherly[_2_]
Put it in last night, replacing the stock, relatively a petite AMD cooler for an eight-core. Pretty substantial, nonetheless, for their base EVO model: ...
July 12th 17 06:55 AM
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HDMI by Flasherly[_2_]
D-Sub 15 pin DVI-D HDMI They're all on the MB backplane ports, and I've cycled thru all three within the past couple weeks, sans DVI-D Audio Carrier...
July 5th 17 11:20 PM
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Now let's fix the USB card! by pheasant16
OK You guys helped me decide what to do about streaming old movies so how about this annoyance. Having to physically reinsert the card into the slot to get...
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July 4th 17 03:47 PM
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Program to stream .vob ? by pheasant16
Have been away from video for about 3 years. Was going to watch an old movie I'd ripped to the hd with a program called PlayOn. It sees the title, but no...
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June 30th 17 12:58 PM
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How do you tell whether a display card's firmware is dead? by Mr. Man-wai Chang
I got a GeForce 8500GT that suddenly malfunctioned. Both its DVI and HDMI ports are dead. And is it possible that it's damaged by malware? I have had a...
June 29th 17 07:07 PM
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future CPUs from AMD and Intel by [email protected]
Looks like Ryzen has got Intel's complacent bowels unblocked. They are bringing out an "i9" with 12 cores. But AMD will be competing with "Threadripper" a...
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June 28th 17 09:49 PM
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new machine (maybe) by tumppiw[_2_]
I'm looking to upgrade my 6 years old machine as it feels a little long in the tooth when doing things like video re-encoding from x.264 to x.265 (w/...
June 27th 17 04:07 AM
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Monitor advice by Larc[_3_]
This is a bit off topic, but I have a question that should benefit from answers here. My main computer is usually turned on shortly after I get up in the...
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June 22nd 17 09:11 AM
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Should Window$ & Office be confiscated by governments to become free tools to all? by Larc[_3_]
On Fri, 16 Jun 2017 22:56:28 +0800, "Mr. Man-wai Chang" wrote: | | Come on, everyone is still Micro$oft Office to do their...
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June 19th 17 03:34 PM
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Almost all WannaCry victims were running Windows 7 by Anonymous Remailer (austria)
One week after it first hit, researchers are getting a better handle on how the WannaCry ransomware spread so quickly and judging from the early figures,...
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June 14th 17 11:30 PM
by Char Jackson Go to last post
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Talking about grapefruits and watermelons by Flasherly[_2_]
A CPU is a CPU is a CPU is a CPU. https://cdn.arstechnica.net/wp-content/uploads/sites/3/2017/05/epyc_amd.jpg And that's a CPU. Now imagine an after-market...
June 13th 17 11:51 AM
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"Core-X" i9 with 18 cores [CPU wars escalate] by [email protected]
still on socket 2066, but will cost 2 kilo-dollars tech specs on Intel website still a bit thin, like TDP and max frequency
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June 12th 17 08:55 PM
by Flasherly[_2_] Go to last post
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[CNBC] Broadcom is seen as the preferred buyer for Toshiba's flashbusiness, sources say by Mr. Man-wai Chang
Full story: http://www.cnbc.com/2017/06/09/toshiba-flash-business-sale-broadcom-seen-as-preferred-buyer.html Broadcom is seen as the preferred buyer for...
June 12th 17 05:20 AM
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USB Controller/HUB by Flasherly[_2_]
Ran into a new one (unrelated to new 8/core build). Mouse went haywire in Windows. Checked mouse, its USB connections (cleaned usb ports), restored OS serval...
June 8th 17 02:46 AM
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Bank the core eight in the socket by Flasherly[_2_]
Plunk. Take a 10-yr-old vacuum cleaner, empty the dust canister, and stick in new electronics into that filth. That's what my case in part feels like now...
June 7th 17 03:29 AM
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Boot From Floppy Drive Connected to Adaptec SCSI Controller by Thomas Lake
I have an Adaptec ISA bus SCSI controller with an FDC chip on it. It allows me to boot from and use two floppy drives (non-SCSI) as if they were connected to...
June 5th 17 07:22 PM
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internet connection problem - hardware or O/S? by Yes[_2_]
I'm scratching my head over a current problem with my pc. I have two pcs. I use one for general stuff. I use the other to web surf. My network consists of...
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June 3rd 17 11:33 PM
by Paul[_26_] Go to last post
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Installing Win 10 on old iron by Jerry Phillips
Will Windows 10 install on a LGA775 / Core2 Quad Q6600 w/8GB ram platform? Is there a list of Windows 10 supported (legacy) CPUs anyplace on the web? thank...
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May 25th 17 12:59 AM
by Lucifer Morningstar Go to last post
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