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Recent content by ArchStupid

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    Confessions of a Crypto Miner: Green(er) Mining

    I really dislike all these off topic articles trying to justify mining. Sounds like you're trying to clear your conscience in the face of the overwhelming dislike for mining activities among the users of this website.
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    CTS Labs Sent AMD and Other Companies a Research Package with Proof-of-Concept Code

    Very relevant. How to spot the racists.
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    X2 Releases the New PENTA Gamer Case

    Do you guys only care about looks or what?
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    Italian Multinational Gas, Oil Company Fires Off HPC4 Supercomputer

    This cryptocurrency thing is getting out of hand!
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    AMD Radeon RX 560 vs. GTX 1050

    I don't understand who thought this was a good idea.
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    Hype Trains and You: A PSA

    This has to be one of the dumbest things I've ever read. Holy shit. GEMINI? REALLY? LOL
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    On Intel and Their $7B White House Affair

    So TPU hasn't learned their lesson from past attempts and try to make political pieces again? No one's interested in your edgy political opinions.
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    EVGA GTX 1070/1080 Overheating Issues - Company Says Thermal Pads A Solution

    Luckily the MSI GTX 1080 Gaming X was available in Israel slightly before this, so I got that instead. I always wondered if I should've waited a couple of more days; now I know the answer.
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    Gigabyte GTX 1080 G1 Gaming 8 GB

    I don't understand how the TechPowerUp ratings work. How does this have the same score as the MSI GTX 1080 Gaming X when it's 70$ cheaper and has lower temps? How did the Gaming X even get a 9.8 score for offering nearly the same performance with 120$ over the standard price?
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    Gigabyte Announces GeForce GTX 980 WaterForce Tri-SLI

    The plastic looks cheap, especially those tubes. REALLY cheap...
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    Intel Core i7-4770K Haswell

    Unfortunatly it doesn't work that way. If the GPU is a bottleneck for the system then upgrading he CPU will have next to no effect on performance in games (in most games at least). The higher the resolution the more evident this is because higher resolution alone mostly just increases the load...
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    Intel Core i7-4770K Haswell

    Why would you test high-end CPUs with such a relatively weak GPU? This makes the gaming benchmark utterly useless...
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    MSI Z87-GD65 GAMING (Intel LGA 1150)

    How come the first picture of the mobo is called 'vanity.jpg'? Do you really dislike dragons that much cadaveca?
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    Asus Ares II HD 7990 6 GB

    How the hell did this get an 8.9..? It's weaker than the 690GTX yet costs 60%(!!!) more. By far the lowest performance per dollar of any card. Almost double the power consumption of the GTX 690. It takes three slots + space for the block. I mean come on, how can anyone take that score seriously?