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Looking for something I can install that is both new Linux user friendly and extremely lightweight.
Something that I can throw on my moms PC from 15 years ago but also use as a daily on my netbook from '13
AMD wins again!
ITS OVER INTEL LOST AHAHAHAHAHA
Reminder that conservatives killed Alan Turning, and would've killed him sooner if given the chance. Imagine how many would-be innovators never left their mark because conservatism got in the way.
>buy iphone 7
>breaks, have insurance
>get new one
>setting it up
>try to do icloud backup
>ok, sending verification code to phone which is literally bricked.com
>no other possible way to receive this verification code (itunes, email, other phone number)
What did apple mean by this?
Was at a pool in vegas and dropped it in. Waterproof up to 10 feet for up to 30 minutes, they said. Literally instantly bricked. Shitposting aside what should I do now? Kms? Just make a new apple id and lose nearly a year of memories?
ITT: Tech celebs/journalists/developers/entrepreneurs who deserve a career threatening and/or potentially life threatening injury.
Rate my setup pls
Gee, thanks windows.
Hi /g/ should i buy a Kindle reader? are they worth it?
> Do you like to read?
> Do you like the idea of having a device the size of a TV guide with essentially unlimited reading material contained within it?
> Do you have $140?
If the answer to all of these questions is "Yes", than grab a Paperwhite and go nuts.
They're the best reading experience you will ever get outside of a paper book.
Any of you guys got any home automation devices, such as lights, door locks, switches etc?
If you want help:
>Assemble your parts list
>State the budget for your build (and country if not the USA)
>List games/software you use often, as well as your monitor resolution + refresh rate
>Clarify your goal for build improvements: lower price or improved specs?
How to assemble a PC, select components & more (kind of outdated)
No i5 unless discounted
>R3 1200 - Budget builds (<$500)
>R3 1300x - Good stop-gap between the 1500x and the 1200, only get a 1400 if you absolutely need multithreading
>R5 1500x - Good but up to 1600 if you can
>R5 1600 - Best value for higher fps gaming / mixed usage; 1600x if you want higher stock clocks
>i7 7700k - Only for 144hz
>R7/Used Xeon/Threadripper - Compute/Multitask/VM/mixed use; Not for just gaming
Coin miners have driven price up and stock down, waiting to buy a GPU might be wiser
>Integrated CPU Graphics - Desktop stuff and very light games
>GTX 1050(Ti) - Lower end budget cards, drop settings on newer games, RX560 beaten by both
>RX570 - [email protected]~hz maxed, running most maxed older games at 100~Hz
>RX580 and GTX1060 6GB - [email protected] maxed, [email protected] at lower settings; RX580 better in newer games
>GTX 1070 - [email protected] /[email protected] at high
>GTX 1080 - [email protected] / [email protected] maxed, [email protected] in a few games; Probably the highest end card you need for 1080p/1440p
>GTX 1080Ti - [email protected] and [email protected] maxed/high in many games
>Check your Mobo QVL before buying any RAM
>Ryzen CPUs benefits a lot from high speed RAM
ALWAYS LOOK AT PRODUCT REVIEWS!
Always consider an SSD. Try buying a large SSD for what you'd pay for your SSD+HDD combined, and add a HDD later
NVMe SSDs aren't for a faster OS boot, they're for productivity/scratch disk/VMs. NVMe and M.2 are not the same thing, M.2 is a form factor.
The Ryzen lineup comes with surprisingly good stock coolers. consider using them over any <$30 cooler.
Noctua dude here from previous thread, any tips before I take this cpu cooler off again to reapply this paste?
This is gonna be a pain in the ass because my motherboard is already in the case
when the fuck is this mining craze going to die down?
should I just start mining with this instead of gaming?
>5 are university assignments (cringe)
>1 is my dotfiles
>the other one is a shitty Python notifier I made
Just kill me.
Mozilla firefox uses google analytics in one of their addons page on their own website.
(Brave and other forks work aswell.)
Is he worse than Hitler?
>All of a sudden moar corez™ are important
>Most buyers will not spend $999 on a CPU
AMD btfo as always
>You can choose 4 core or 8 core
>it performs exactly the same in multithreading but the 4 core stomps the 8 core in single
>You can go with the 6 core or the FUCKING 16 CORE
>Stomps the 6 core in multithreading and price/ performance
>Marginally less single threading