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    I am sure you are mostly joking, but


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      I'm totally joking obviously, starting from "real cpu" obviously. It has been my experience as of late that computers are beyond overpowered for about 99% of daily tasks.
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        so i got some new hd's for my nas;



        and this is the size difference in the nas control panel when 1 drive is swapped and raid is rebuilding:


        (currently 2h 15min in its at 0% done)
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          So jelly.

          This week i got notice that my disk 5 has 15 bad sectors.
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            One of my screens broke and instead of just replacing it I decided on an upgrade.



            Dell u2715h

            27" 2560x1440@60Hz
            91% CIE1976, 99% sRGB with an average Delta E of < 3

            Coming from a base spec 1080p screen this is such a revelation...


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              These are quite nice, we have them at work.
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                Originally posted by GRtak View Post
                Welcome to the AMD side. Muhahahahahaha
                It’s so hawt.
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                  Not these days. Intel is the one having the heat issue. So much so a small industry has sprung up around delidding the chips and replacing the TIM. There are also companies that will sell you CPUs that are already delidded.

                  http://der8auer.com/delid-die-mate/

                  https://www.overclockers.co.uk/pc-co...ocessors/intel
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                    I dunno, I'd prefer it if my Vega was cooler by about 175 watts.
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                      Yeah, the video cards produce a ton of heat, but not he CPUs. Mine only blips up fan speeds for a few seconds unless it is really hot, or I am absolutely hammering it.
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                        Been waiting for this since CES 2018. Finally it arrived from Denmark:







                        38" 3840x1600 55-75Hz Freesync

                        So far:

                        + Feels premium
                        + Pretty OK image quality, didn't try to handcalibrate yet, because brightness, blacks and colors look as they should
                        + Freesync was pretty painless to get working
                        + OSD is nice to use
                        + Stand was easy to assemble/install but...

                        - Terrible stand, won't go down far enough, I have to look up for the top 10-15cm of the screen area
                        - Some issues with Windows defaulting to the monitor audio, and it can't be disabled in the monitor menu
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                          Yeah, that's HDMI and DP for you. As soon as you plug a new audio capable device in it defaults to that.

                          You can disable it in the sound control panel, but I don't know whether Windows will remember that until the next time you plug it in.



                          But unless there's an issue with the connection or you keep unplugging it, Windows will remember your default device.


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                            Originally posted by IceBone View Post
                            You can disable it in the sound control panel, but I don't know whether Windows will remember that until the next time you plug it in.
                            Yes, it remembers. I switch my laptop between different setups and work and at home, and it remembers both to keep monitor audio disabled, and to use the correct audio output on either setup (built-in at work and USB speakers at home).

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                              Originally posted by Adamar View Post
                              I live on the third and top floor of my building. So no innocent people passing by or any visitors. The camera is outside my door aimed at the stairs. Anyone who comes into view get's recorded and it's send to the "cloud" and i get a notification.

                              So by the time they have removed the camera, they have also been in plain view and i'm notified about it.

                              The only (unwanted) person who should come into view is the one cleaning the hallway every week.

                              Also, you should see the wireless one:


                              or they can hack your cloud, wait till they see you leaving and enter completey masked...you'll have pics of ninja's!!!
                              and since 25/05 you're forced to declare you have a camera recording a public space, you can do so here: www.aangiftecamera.be


                              you know what they say about those: the S in IOT stands for security
                              and since there is no such thing as a cloud, just someone else's pc, i'm slowly turning into a paranoia eremite!
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                                Originally posted by bone View Post


                                or they can hack your cloud, wait till they see you leaving and enter completey masked...you'll have pics of ninja's!!!
                                and since 25/05 you're forced to declare you have a camera recording a public space, you can do so here: www.aangiftecamera.be


                                you know what they say about those: the S in IOT stands for security
                                and since there is no such thing as a cloud, just someone else's pc, i'm slowly turning into a paranoia eremite!
                                Funnily enough this is why I didn't get any of those types of cameras when I needed a nanny cam. Mine are connected to the NVR that is sitting in my apartment and if I want to access them I VPN into my home network. That's of course also hackable but the surface area is much smaller than say Arlo. Also as someone who works for a major IT company that works with many different customers, I trust the security I set up myself over anything corporate.
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                                  Finally, a decent keyboard at home again!

                                  My old G710+ has taken some water damage and a bank of keys refuses to work properly. So I've been stuck with an old HP mini keyboard for a while, and it was misery. Tried fixing the G710, but it appears the damage is on the side of the PCB below the groundplate, accessing it would require desoldering all switches - nope. I didn't particularly fancy the MX Brown switches, either. So that's going on eBay some time soon for someone else to repair or just pull and reuse the switches.

                                  And now I have a Das Keyboard 4 Pro. It seems to be one of the very few out there that fulfill my wishes: full-size, MX Blues, proper volume and media keys (no Fn crap), and no RGB/backlight whatsoever. A little expensive, but not too far out there. And it's beautiful Very solid casing, good keycaps, full size layout with two Windows keys - all that I wanted.

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                                    Got one at work, it is very nice and can stand up to my angry typing when my playbooks aren't running the way I want them to Congrats!
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