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Bcat00

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    Bcat00 got a reaction from Whiro in [Replacing Cooler] Arctic Accelero Twin turbo III for GTX 970   
    Okay let's not jump to buying a new cooler right away. The heatsink is fine so just rip off the 970's shroud and fan from the gpu and strip tie a new one to it. If you want to control the fan speed then get a VGA wire adapter for a regular fan to the gpu socket. It will only cost you like 10$ tops for a crappy fan and a new VGA wire.
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    Bcat00 got a reaction from c0mplexx* in what's the cheapest robot vacuum (for hardfloors) you guys would recommend?   
    Check out vacuum wars on YouTube, the guy does a amazing job of reviewing the topic, far better than any answer this forum can give you
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    Bcat00 reacted to Kisai in what's the cheapest robot vacuum (for hardfloors) you guys would recommend?   
    They're mostly not worth it. Unless you wear your shoes indoors or have indoor pets, the robot vacuums pretty much are an alternative to a broom, not a vacuum cleaner. Most vacuum cleaners don't even clean that well to begin with because the users haven't much idea how to vacuum anything (the floor, the carpets, the drapes/curtains, the shelves, the furniture, etc) other than wall-to-wall carpeting.
     
    If you have long hair, or long-hair pets it will destroy a vacuum eventually if you're not cleaning the brushheads after every use too.
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    Bcat00 reacted to rcmaehl in How to annoy hundreds of developers in all 50 states - Vermont bill would allow Emojis in license plates   
    Sources:
    CNet
    NBC 5 (Quote Source)
    NY Post (Image Source)
     
    Summary:
    A proposed bill in Vermont would allow 6 different emojis of 3,019 recognized in vanity plates. 

    Media:

     
    Quotes/Excerpts:
     
    My Thoughts:
    Oh god, this is going to be another NULL, NO PLATE, NO TAG/NO TAGS, XXXXXXX, or NV situation all over again but for an entire state of vanity plate owners. This is sure to cause all sorts of weird issues with backend systems, OCR, and waste hundreds of man-hours attempting to get legacy ascii systems to recognize unicode emojis. On one hand, I fear for the developers involved, but on the other hand.... DO IT VERMONT, show these developers why you can't trust any input data at all! 
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    Bcat00 reacted to Velcade in Sonos 'End of Life' products to not get any new updates   
    This is pretty standard.  I have equipment that is at 'end of life'.  It gets no updates and has no replacement parts, when it dies that's it. It's gone. Lots of companies do this.  You can't expect companies to continue to support products indefinitely, that's insane.
     
    There's a lot of hate for Sonos lately...
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    Bcat00 got a reaction from kirashi in Stolen Youtube Channels used to promote bitcoin scams   
    Doesn't always work that way. When someone is only trying to get their day's work done they are not going to be thinking about scams and stuff.
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    Bcat00 got a reaction from kirashi in Stolen Youtube Channels used to promote bitcoin scams   
    Nothing else to say but to watch what out for scams nowadays. 
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    Bcat00 got a reaction from Demonking in Gamefreak Announces Pokemon Expansion Pack   
    I got pokemon sword on my switch and i just couldn't finish it. The game was very lackluster 
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    Bcat00 got a reaction from leo1798 in Gamefreak Announces Pokemon Expansion Pack   
    I got pokemon sword on my switch and i just couldn't finish it. The game was very lackluster 
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    Bcat00 reacted to Jumballi in Chairs sale   
    I fully understand, however I bought a chair for $150 usd, broke in 3 months, bought another for $300 and it’s still with me 1 year later.
     
    I bought it from the retail store I worked at, and also there the cheaper chairs always got returned with bending on where hinge for the back was. Never did a high end chair get returned damaged.
     
    If you’re on a student budget, don’t waste your money on this, just go onto craigslist and get whatever is free. Your money is better spent on food or components or games.
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    Bcat00 got a reaction from Soppro in Stolen Youtube Channels used to promote bitcoin scams   
    Doesn't always work that way. When someone is only trying to get their day's work done they are not going to be thinking about scams and stuff.
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    Bcat00 got a reaction from The_Nevo in Stolen Youtube Channels used to promote bitcoin scams   
    Doesn't always work that way. When someone is only trying to get their day's work done they are not going to be thinking about scams and stuff.
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    Bcat00 got a reaction from The_Nevo in Stolen Youtube Channels used to promote bitcoin scams   
    Nothing else to say but to watch what out for scams nowadays. 
  14. Funny
    Bcat00 reacted to rcmaehl in Suffering from Success - Despite stagnating mobile phone sales, camera count increases overwhelm Sony   
    2025: Apple removes Cameras from iPhone and releases the AirCamera for $160.
    2040: Apple releases featureless phone, fanatics claim Apple did it first despite the NoPhone existing decades before.
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    Bcat00 reacted to Twilight in linus is the biggest hypocrite on earth   
    In the latest WAN show he says that spending $20K on a Mac Pro makes him extremely uncomfortable, and that he's trying to make as much content as possible in a short period of time so he can return it. 
     
    now tell me this, when linus makes a 10 gamers 1 cpu machine, does that make him uncomfortable? or a 6 editors 1 pc system? is it just because apple refuses to send you a machine that you feel uncomfortable?
     
    because it seems that way to me. you work with much much much more expensive stuff all the time, but only apple's system makes you feel uncomfortable while it costs less than the 2 systems i just listed, by a long shot. 
     
    please stop being a hypocrite and treat apple computers just like any other computer you cover, thank you. 
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    Bcat00 reacted to HanZie82 in Is the US Goverment funding Activison-Blizzard?   
    Everybody with more money then average tries so hard to avoid taxes its disgusting.
    I mean don't them cunts realize that their taxes pay the stuff they use, like police roads and all sorts of other stuff.
    Not paying taxes is very fucking selfish. And should be criminalized.
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    Bcat00 got a reaction from TechyBen in Thermalright Frost Spirit CPU Cooler   
    Does it really matter anymore? The performance is going to be similar to those in its weight class. 
     
    The cooling scene needs something incredible if it wants to be interesting again 
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    Bcat00 got a reaction from scuff gang in Thermalright Frost Spirit CPU Cooler   
    Does it really matter anymore? The performance is going to be similar to those in its weight class. 
     
    The cooling scene needs something incredible if it wants to be interesting again 
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    Bcat00 got a reaction from Animal901 in Thermalright Frost Spirit CPU Cooler   
    Does it really matter anymore? The performance is going to be similar to those in its weight class. 
     
    The cooling scene needs something incredible if it wants to be interesting again 
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    Bcat00 got a reaction from SlimyPython in Via are back with new x86 CPU architecture   
    At this point i dont even care who comes in, just more coming in is a sight to behold in this day and age
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    Bcat00 reacted to Bananasplit_00 in The OFFICIAL family friendly Christian Minecraft server?   
    damn, imagine Ark. A game full of dinos, naked people and beating eachother with rocks. 10/10 christian game
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    Bcat00 got a reaction from Techstorm970 in Razer CEO Berated And Threatened His Staff, Former Employees Say   
    Which boss doesn't have a ego? You can't run a company as big as that without some
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    Bcat00 got a reaction from CarlBar in Via are back with new x86 CPU architecture   
    At this point i dont even care who comes in, just more coming in is a sight to behold in this day and age
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    Bcat00 got a reaction from leadeater in Via are back with new x86 CPU architecture   
    At this point i dont even care who comes in, just more coming in is a sight to behold in this day and age
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    Bcat00 reacted to Nicnac in German Network Agency says 56 KBit/s is a functional internet connection.   
    This is just hilarious: The German federal network agency calls an internet connection with 56 KBit/s "functional".
    The background here is that ISDN connections will be switched off in the process of migrating the IP system (towards VDSL). As a result many people will have no proper internet connection because the infrastructure just isn't there. This primarily affects people in the rural areas of Germany.
    They now issued a statement that 56 KBit/s are a functional internet connection. But it gets even better: Telekom doesn't have to provide service at all. There is no legal framework that forces them to replace people's internet connection or offer an alternative. So I guess you're lucky if you get 56 KBit/s. For comparison: just loading the complains form of the federal network agency would take about 9 minutes on a connection like that.
     
    Source (German)
     
    I think this is hilarious and just another example of how unplanned, clumsy and inept the expansion of broadband internet within Germany is taking place.
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