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  1. Paphoved

    AMD Announces Official Price-Cuts for Ryzen Processors

    Now I'm REALLY happy I didn't spring for a used 1700x for $310 yesterday!
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    Crucial Announces the BX300 Solid-state Drive

    I think you're thinking of the MX300 ... But it's not exactly clear from their marketing what the differences are. AFAIK MX300 is TLC and this is MLC.
  3. Paphoved

    Is AMD Ryzen for you?

    I'm waiting for a 6-core variant and their benchmarks for my next build :-D
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    NZXT Announces Its Aer Series F of Cooling Fans

    The bad part is that the coloured trims are an extra 6 bucks! Why buy this if not for the trims?
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    Xubuntu ISO needed

    The torrents on their website should be the safest method. Have you done an md5sum check of the .iso? And are you using a slow burn speed to avoid errors? If you have the option I'd reccomend a USB instead :D
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    AMD's Ryzen CPU Series will Need Modern Linux Kernel for Proper Support

    Well, my 78 year old grandmother runs linux. Some distros provide a WAY better experience than any version of Windows I've ever used. You have everything you need right out of the box and she can never do anything wrong because of the amazing crew of package maintainers that automatically ships...
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    AMD's Ryzen CPU Series will Need Modern Linux Kernel for Proper Support

    Also AFAIK. If you want to install Windows again, you will have to buy it. The upgrade isn't valid for later installs with the same Windows 8.1 license.
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    Spire Announces the Archer 9 Vertical Ergonomic Mouse

    The build-quality of Evoluent compared to what they are charging is really upsetting. I would love for somebody like Logitech to get into these types of mice. Because for working every day they are superior IMO.
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    AMD's Ryzen CPU Series will Need Modern Linux Kernel for Proper Support

    The news article in question doesn't imply anything of the sorts. Ubuntu for example backports fixes like this into 'Hardware Enablement'-kernels especially for their LTS releases which are Long Term Support and will get up to 5 years of support. (Server packages, not for the desktop) So just...
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    Spire Announces the Archer 9 Vertical Ergonomic Mouse

    Vertical or handshake grip mice are not a new invention. I use one every day. The position of the hand is much more relaxing for your arm.
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