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Newbie Guides: How to Maintain Your Computer: Inside and Out

Everybody knows how to buy a computer and use one, but what about maintaining one? It’s not just about keeping viruses off your computer but so much more. 1,596 more words

Blogs

Gentoo Linux installations without initramfs: Updating Intel CPU microcode revisited

In a previous post I described how I updated the CPU microcode on my Clevo W230SS laptop running Gentoo Linux (Stable Branch). Today I decided to check if a newer version of microcode had been released since then and apply it. 2,389 more words

Linux

This Week in Computer Hardware 382: Air Coolers are Pretty Awesome

Hosts: Patrick Norton, Sebastian Peak

Samsung’s 960 PRO and 960 EVO SSD announcement, Sebastian’s comparison of four large air coolers, Apple’s AirPods don’t sound much better, a review of the Audeze SINE On-Ear Planar Magnetic Headphones, a Fatal1ty by Monster FXM 100 Over-Ear Gaming Headphones review, Forza Horizon 3 has incredible visuals that will push graphics cards hard, Razer’s Turret is quite small, an upcoming announcement by Google may involve phones, and more!

Technology

「Leica Sofort」:ライカがインスタントカメラをつくったら、こうなる [ #cloud ]

ライカとは、値段以上のパフォーマンスを見せてくれるブランドだ。そしてそのライカから、かわいらしいインスタントカメラが発売となる。「Leica Sofort」は、本格的なカメラと並べると取り立てて際立つ特徴はないが、むしろ本格さは求められていない。そこにあるのは、楽しさだ。

http://wired.jp/2016/09/19/leica-instant-camera/

Wired

Building a tower PC - 2016

Well, since I’m no longer interested in building the ultimate  streaming PC, I’ve turned my attention to building a more traditional tower PC.  What?  Those are so 1980!  1,203 more words

News

Snapchat Releasing Hardware 'Spectacles', Rebranding as Snap, Inc

You know Snapchat, right? The awesome app that lets you send compromising photos and videos to everyone only to have them vanish and never seen again? 187 more words

Snapchat

Will Google Announce a New Router Next Month?

Meanwhile, rumors are flying that Google will announce a WiFi router next month. “In the market for a new Wi-Fi router? You may want to wait a bit longer. 26 more words

Tweaks & Updates