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awarded  Yearling
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awarded  Notable Question
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awarded  Editor
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revised A genuine message from Microsoft or scam?
added 115 characters in body
Nov
27
asked A genuine message from Microsoft or scam?
Nov
23
comment Radiation from a UPS
@Daniel -- I'm an unicorn so it is totally normal. ;-)
Nov
23
comment Radiation from a UPS
Been sitting 1m away from my UPS 10+ years and have no symptoms.
Nov
17
comment Is it dangerous to run a CPU in an extremely cold environment?
Sometimes liquid nitrogen cooling is required. tomshardware.com/news/…
Nov
10
comment Computer fan sound
Change fancy screen saver to blank screen.
Nov
5
comment Looking For A Good Hardware Monitoring Application
cpuid.com/softwares/cpu-z.html or piriform.com/speccy
Oct
30
comment I think my computer is eating my USB devices
Shameless product promotion... passmark.com/products/usb2loopback.htm
Oct
24
comment Is this expected hard disk speed? 22.6MB/s
Just giving rough estimates.
Oct
22
comment System fans connected to a Gigabyte Z77-D3H motherboard do not increase in speed
PWM requires a 4-pin connector. allpinouts.org/index.php/…
Oct
17
comment Trying Ubuntu Using Live CD
"If you are a beginner, LiLi will let you try Linux for the first time, keeping Windows clean of any modifications." linuxliveusb.com
Oct
2
awarded  Popular Question
Aug
13
comment Moving abroad: Can I use my computer overseas if I change the power supply unit (PSU) to one from that country?
Shameless product promotion! ;-) "Universal AC input from 90~264V — No more hassle of flipping that tiny red switch to select the voltage input!" (Corsair)
Aug
2
comment Is the performance of a CPU affected as it ages?
An oil-free air compressor is better than a vacuum cleaner for the heatsink / fan cleaning. Don't let the fan rotate when blowing the dust away.
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23
awarded  Popular Question
May
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comment Operating system functions
CISC vs RISC and other interesting topics: amazon.com/Microprocessors-Programmers-View-Computing-Works/dp/…
May
3
comment How to choose a keyboard for faster typing
The Dvorak Keyboard workawesome.com/productivity/dvorak-keyboard-layout