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TV STAND SURFACED AT LAST

Eons ago I ordered a Dorel Galaxy TV Stand. The stand weights close to 100lbs which is a tad more than most can handle. The handy dolly is indispensable for larger items, The packaging was crushed probably from transit across the country. The trip from Montreal is 4,700 miles or so from Vancouver Island. The …

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TOSHIBA 12TB DISK ISSUES

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It sees that the Toshiba 12TB hard disk disappears and requires a reboot to get it back. This happens when the machine goes into standby. Appartantly Toshiba does not design their disks for possible gamer use. The capacity of the disk is plenty for a media machine which is what the old X470 has been …

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HALO: INFINITE AND DESTINY 2

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Halo: Infinite will likely influence Destiny 2 looking forward. Seasons in Destiny 2 are time limited while Halo they are perpetual and remain indefinitely. DLC in Destiny is useless after the season while in Halo: Infinite it will be an expansion to the basic game. These differences will likely be on the minds of managers …

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HELLPOINT FREE ON GOG

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Hellpoint is being offering on GOG for free for a limited time. GOG games are DRM free which is an acceptable alternative to Steam etc. The game was offered for 48 hours earlier so grab it while you can.

ARTIFICIAL SHORTAGES OF CPU & GPU CHIPS

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AMD and NVIDIA are both in a pickle with gamers. The sold all of their cards to bitcoin et all mining. They did not bother to make more cards for gaming needs. This is the reason why the gaming community is so incensed. It’s fortunate that the EVGA RTX 2080 was available as the card …

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DDR5 ISSUES WITH CPU DEVELOPMENT

Reports that DDR5 stability is still a problem with Intel and other manufacturers. This adds credence to the studio projection that DDR5 systems may not surface until 2021 as development may take some additional time. A report from Bilibili in China suggested more work is needed to get DDR5 ready for action. Intel LGA1700 12th …

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MORE FREE GAMES

Found another free game today. Titan Souls has been posted as free so the player based can grow unimpeded. Grab it now before the offer expires. So far this year several free games have been discovered.

CORPORATE REFORM???

Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Google could be forced to overhaul their business practices under an expansive set of antitrust reforms introduced by a bipartisan group of House lawmakers today. The measures come in the wake of a lengthy investigation by the House Judiciary subcommittee on antitrust into the four companies that was completed last year. …

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HALO: INFINITE SCREENSHOTS FOR JUNE 2021

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Halo: Infinite screenshots are available to show the varying landscapes and scenes. It is not yet knowns how big of a storage foot print it will be but expectations are on the high end of the scale. Halo: Infinite is being developed for the Xbox One and above and the Xbox X|S will likely have …

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KB4023057 IS STILL BEING DISTRIBUTED

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The Windows 10 KB4023057 is still being distributed as an update readiness tool. Several users of Windows 10 are mired with an unsuitable system volume. Old machines like the HP Stream 7 have only got 32GB of primary storage. Such tight storage means that updates consume all available space. Even machines with 64GB are hard …

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