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Budget Build Part 4 – Conclusion

In case you missed it, please check out the other parts in this series.  Why to Build a PC; Part 1 (Intro); Part 2 (Part Selection); and Part 3 (The build). All told the bill for the build came in … Continue reading

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Budget Build Part 3 – The build

In case you missed it, please check out the other parts in this series.  Why to Build a PC; Part 1 (Intro); and Part 2 (Part Selection). The build itself was the smoothest I have ever had.  Components have come a long … Continue reading

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Budget Build Part 2 – Parts Selected

In case you missed it, please check out the other parts in this series.  Why to Build a PC and Part 1 (Intro). Primary PC (Olorin) A little note on naming convention, my primary PC has always gone by my online … Continue reading

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Budget Build Part 1 – Intro

Here on SGB I am going to do a small series on my new computer.  If you reference the post on “Why to build a PC,” that will elaborate some more on why I went with a desktop computer.  Or … Continue reading

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Why Build a PC?

In the next few days I will be doing a 4 part series on my build of a budget PC.  Before doing that though, I wanted to go a little more in depth on why I built my own as … Continue reading

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Link Roundup 7.7.10 Edition

Here are a few links from around the web today that I found interesting: SSD vs Hard Drives Comparison via Slashdot I actually found the Slashdot discussion more interesting than the post or linked article itself.  Personally, I am sold … Continue reading

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Deskstop Space – Wet dream

CineMassive OmegaPlex: 27.6 million pixels for $12,995 – Engadget My first thought when seeing this come up in my reader this morning… if I get a divorce, sell the house, and get a really cheap apartment… could I afford it? … Continue reading

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Picture of the Day

A board of old Pentium, K6, K6-2 and K6-3 processors I have lying around.

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Insane Network in Guys Basement

Okay this is seriously ridiculous. I guess we will see how well his network holds up once he starts getting more digg hits. He has 4 racks of networking equipment in his basement, his own IP/TV system, and a T1 … Continue reading

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