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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
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.
May
21
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
Apr
29
comment Why does 1KB contain 1024 bytes when 1KB = 1000 bytes?
Duodecimal? It is an untouched topic. Pros and cons etc. ?
Apr
23
comment What to know before getting a motherboard manufacture?
What is the name of the company you are working for?
Apr
16
comment Can the bitterant in most canned air cause harm to my computer?
An oil free air compressor is handy and can be used for many other tasks too.
Apr
14
comment Getting a new CPU and motherboard
cpubenchmark.net/high_end_cpus.html
Apr
3
comment Windows 7 failing HDD (restarting repeatedly)
Let Memtest86 run for over a dozen passes on the system.
Mar
26
comment Why is there RAM usage limitation in 32-bit Operating Systems?
You can have 64 GB!!! en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Physical_Address_Extension#Linux
Mar
23
comment Can I use Windows XP without license after the support period has ended?
745 days left... goodbyemicrosoft.net/news.php?item.662.3