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Forum: Article Discussion Yesterday, 14:21
Replies: 7
Views: 198
Posted By schmidtbag
Just out of curiosity, but did China just simply...

Just out of curiosity, but did China just simply ban video games, ban foreign video games, or were they altogether illegal? If it were just a ban, I feel like the price point and lack of Chinese...
Forum: Article Discussion Yesterday, 14:13
Replies: 5
Views: 143
Posted By schmidtbag
Much like the Beagleboard, it wouldn't surprise...

Much like the Beagleboard, it wouldn't surprise me if you could just revert the GPIO pins, but since this runs on Windows I'm not sure how easy or doable that is.


I'm surprised they decided to...
Forum: Article Discussion 25th Jul 2014, 13:56
Replies: 6
Views: 197
Posted By schmidtbag
Yes, Steam right now has 602 games for linux,...

Yes, Steam right now has 602 games for linux, there has to be at LEAST 10 games that should be on steam but aren't, and I'd say there's another 30 or so commercial games for linux that aren't and...
Forum: Article Discussion 24th Jul 2014, 16:12
Replies: 10
Views: 529
Posted By schmidtbag
They're all games they don't make money from...

They're all games they don't make money from anymore and likely never will, but if you hadn't noticed, they're all games that either have expansion packs or sequels to them. It's basically just a...
Forum: Article Discussion 24th Jul 2014, 14:13
Replies: 16
Views: 320
Posted By schmidtbag
HL3 is probably the most demanded AAA title of...

HL3 is probably the most demanded AAA title of all time that appears to have no real plans. Because of everyone's insanely high expectations, Valve knows there is absolutely nothing they can do that...
Forum: Article Discussion 24th Jul 2014, 14:07
Replies: 4
Views: 227
Posted By schmidtbag
This is apple we're talking about. I'd be more...

This is apple we're talking about. I'd be more surprised if they didn't include one.
Forum: Article Discussion 21st Jul 2014, 15:05
Replies: 8
Views: 383
Posted By schmidtbag
Buying a hardware company wasn't a bad idea,...

Buying a hardware company wasn't a bad idea, though I'm not sure why specifically Nokia was in their best interest. MS wanted a hardware vendor that catered exactly to their needs, much like Google...
Forum: Article Discussion 17th Jul 2014, 14:25
Replies: 10
Views: 529
Posted By schmidtbag
Not that I'm complaining about free games but I...

Not that I'm complaining about free games but I think I'd much rather have free expansions to games I already own than have games given away for free that I may have already bought. I feel people...
Forum: Article Discussion 14th Jul 2014, 14:29
Replies: 7
Views: 345
Posted By schmidtbag
It definitely is, but this is one of those "if...

It definitely is, but this is one of those "if you can't beat 'em, join 'em" situations. To me the really stupid thing is how anyone cares enough about a game to go out of their way to visit...
Forum: Article Discussion 9th Jul 2014, 15:48
Replies: 10
Views: 458
Posted By schmidtbag
Beaglebone or Arduino Due might be of more...

Beaglebone or Arduino Due might be of more interest to you, depending on what you intend to do with them. If you care more about sensors and GPIO, get the Due. If you care more about advanced...
Forum: Article Discussion 9th Jul 2014, 15:26
Replies: 10
Views: 458
Posted By schmidtbag
Ah. I guess it's only overpowered on paper then....

Ah. I guess it's only overpowered on paper then. I never heard any reviews of it. Good thing I never invested in it.
Forum: Article Discussion 9th Jul 2014, 14:59
Replies: 12
Views: 442
Posted By schmidtbag
Replace the Bioshock games with something else...

Replace the Bioshock games with something else and I might be interested. Bioshock 1 is by far the most over-rated game I ever played, and after watching the first 10 minutes of Bioshock 2 I thought...
Forum: Article Discussion 9th Jul 2014, 14:42
Replies: 10
Views: 458
Posted By schmidtbag
lol yeah keep dreaming MS. Without a working...

lol yeah keep dreaming MS. Without a working display, a dedicated command line, or a remote desktop service that users can easily connect to, Windows isn't going to get very far or do very much for...
Forum: Article Discussion 3rd Jul 2014, 00:47
Replies: 3
Views: 312
Posted By schmidtbag
I'm surprised he retired and isn't even 40 yet. ...

I'm surprised he retired and isn't even 40 yet. Even multi-billionaires don't retire that soon.
Forum: Article Discussion 16th Jun 2014, 16:31
Replies: 5
Views: 438
Posted By schmidtbag
I sincerely hope so, because otherwise this news...

I sincerely hope so, because otherwise this news needs to get into a wider range of attention. Not so much for discouraging developers from leaking stuff but so people know that MS can quickly and...
Forum: Article Discussion 13th Jun 2014, 16:20
Replies: 12
Views: 583
Posted By schmidtbag
I know what you mean but I don't think it's quite...

I know what you mean but I don't think it's quite as simple as that. People like playing something that resembles them most - they feel the most immersed in a game when they play a character the...
Forum: Article Discussion 12th Jun 2014, 15:00
Replies: 9
Views: 420
Posted By schmidtbag
me: psh I can skydive like that, hold my beer. ...

me: psh I can skydive like that, hold my beer.
computer: psh I can render that, hold my SSD.

(no, neither of us can do that)
Forum: Article Discussion 12th Jun 2014, 14:45
Replies: 1
Views: 252
Posted By schmidtbag
This is good news. Not only is ReRAM finally...

This is good news. Not only is ReRAM finally going to be used in a product but HP now has something to offer. I can't remember the last time HP made a good decision.
Forum: Article Discussion 12th Jun 2014, 14:41
Replies: 28
Views: 998
Posted By schmidtbag
That eco motherboard is very interesting to me....

That eco motherboard is very interesting to me. I'm surprised the premise isn't more common, but just to be clear - is it only software controlled or can you also disable things via EFI/BIOS?. I...
Forum: Article Discussion 10th Jun 2014, 14:40
Replies: 16
Views: 493
Posted By schmidtbag
If Rockstar learned anything from their GTA4...

If Rockstar learned anything from their GTA4 release, I think they'll try a bit harder. They lost sales and damaged their reputation from that mess so it'd be wise they not pull that crap again.
...
Forum: Article Discussion 10th Jun 2014, 14:37
Replies: 9
Views: 361
Posted By schmidtbag
I don't get it - if the game is already done, how...

I don't get it - if the game is already done, how is releasing the game now a problem? The only problem I understand is they'd be obligated to lower the price after a few months, so if there aren't...
Forum: Article Discussion 6th Jun 2014, 14:49
Replies: 11
Views: 474
Posted By schmidtbag
I'm happy to know this will work with games that...

I'm happy to know this will work with games that require an xbox 360 controller - I was holding off on buying one of these controllers until I knew for sure that would work.

While tethering isn't...
Forum: Article Discussion 2nd Jun 2014, 21:31
Replies: 72
Views: 2,390
Posted By schmidtbag
lol well when you put it that way, now we all...

lol well when you put it that way, now we all know what it is.
Forum: Article Discussion 2nd Jun 2014, 15:46
Replies: 14
Views: 996
Posted By schmidtbag
Seeing as this is google we're talking about, I'd...

Seeing as this is google we're talking about, I'd expect no less than 4G speeds, and 4G is more than sufficient for the average person. Personally what I find interesting is how this will work on a...
Forum: Article Discussion 1st Jun 2014, 15:12
Replies: 72
Views: 2,390
Posted By schmidtbag
I completely see what you mean, but to some...

I completely see what you mean, but to some degree, I don't fully agree. Yes, as computer technology and digital media becomes more prolific and advanced, the demand for storage (and other things...
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