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A Big Find

(Ed. note: This discontinued monitor has been floating around various places for a while. I haven’t mentioned it in the past because of the problems rather nicely described below. While it’s not available at least at the Costco website anymore, Read More

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Dell and Linux

Apparently, Dell doesn’t want to be bothered with providing Linux as a general rule to people buying their computers. Some people don’t like that. So what? Dell has decided that they would not be better off generally supporting Linux than Read More

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Blowing Your Bridges

WARNING: You are literally trying to deliberately shortcircuit parts of your CPU by doing this. If you end up shortcircuiting all of it, that’s your responsibility, not ours. Electric engravers, grinding wheels, diamond-coated burrs, etc, have been used to successfully Read More

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Bluffs

What we do here is pretty inconsequential compared to the big things in life. Sometimes I get communications that display certain common but dubious attitudes and approaches to life. While they hardly matter in this arena, they’re really not good Read More

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Video Quality: Part II

Got quite a bit of comment about the video quality. Over 90% would prefer seeing measurements of video quality over performance. Some at least wondered about why it had to be either/or. There’s a very simple reason for putting the Read More