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Not worth it. Delivered the wrong order, and then they don't answer the phone.
15/02/2022 - 21:29
>Is any current laptop with almost any usb-c dock going to have the ability to run 2 screens at HD via HDMI? On the laptop, yeah pretty...
10/08/2021 - 13:59
Anything with a USB-A connection to the laptop will have a DisplayLink chip. The advantage is they don't need USB-C on the laptop end, so...
10/08/2021 - 12:39
Didn't everyone learn that years ago?
28/01/2021 - 14:35
Or just clip the 3.3v wire at the psu end of the cable.
12/11/2020 - 09:34
User Capacity: 14,000,519,643,136 bytes What you do with those bytes is up to you.
13/10/2020 - 17:32
Depends on what you are doing with it. A box provides protection, and usually a few connectors. If you are using it outdoors, most likely...
02/03/2020 - 18:17
For the Threadripper System: - 1TB SATA 2.5" SSD (1TB NVMe upgrade available) It is showing NVMe drive by default on the actual page.
30/10/2019 - 16:12
Seems like the windows 8 to windows 10 upgrading still works fine, for example:...
26/07/2019 - 15:36
433Mbps is under ideal conditions, and half duplex. In real life, 433Mbps wireless would be pretty close to 100Mbps wired in actually...
04/07/2019 - 10:18
Looks fine, it uses DP Alt Mode for the video and the rest should be common USB.
26/06/2019 - 15:56
I believe the cablematters one posted below does - the drop to USB 2.0 speeds when you switch it to '4k mode' only makes sense for a DP Alt...
25/06/2019 - 15:21
Most USB docking stations will be using displaylink chips for the video support. Note that these are not great if you want full gaming...
25/06/2019 - 12:29
US$35 will be for the 1GB ram version, with no peripherals and no GST/other import costs.
25/06/2019 - 09:59
The shield has some games and game streaming features, and can run Plex server. The media playback features on the Voda TV should be about...
07/06/2019 - 15:48
Maybe Apple is cracking down on unauthorised use of 'iPhone' and 'Lightning' trademarks, so they can't use either of them.
30/05/2019 - 14:16
That seems to only restrict them from giving away Steam keys for the game, not the game itself. ie. They can give away all the Epic store...
24/05/2019 - 11:17
Apparently you can set up TOTP with Paypal, with some screwing around....
05/02/2019 - 18:00
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21/12/2018 - 16:10
One important rule to remember: RAID is not a complete substitute for backups. A basic mirror (RAID-1) will protect you against a single...
07/12/2018 - 16:08
Keepass2Android: Android Autofill support is pretty...
16/11/2018 - 12:11
I believe it already does; it prompted me to fill in the username/password from keepass.
15/11/2018 - 12:42
Used Jonesy Mine:
10/09/2018 - 17:18
Not really, the motherboard is a custom size/shape. Probably customised power connectors as well. And no slot for your graphics card...
03/09/2018 - 15:04
Skymesh has other data quota options, how much did you need?
16/08/2018 - 11:46
Could be pretty soon with Samsung QLC drives on the way.
14/08/2018 - 16:54
Or use a molex->sata power adaptor so there's no 3.3v to start with. Or clip the 3.3v wire on the cable.
06/08/2018 - 10:37
Already had it: 6260T-C23P4-5J3IL
27/07/2018 - 11:10
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31/05/2018 - 16:50
[@R4](/comment/6000273/redir): And then Malcolm kept the shitty business model and threw out the only good parts.
31/05/2018 - 16:04