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Forum: Hardware 14th Sep 2014, 04:51
Replies: 16
Views: 811
Posted By Bede
Lightbulbs emit light as a symptom of electrical...

Lightbulbs emit light as a symptom of electrical current running through them. Less current, less light. Computer more complicated.

Honestly unless you're willing to go through capacitor by...
Forum: Gaming 14th Sep 2014, 04:40
Replies: 3,379
Views: 163,939
Posted By Bede
Basic tenet of the economy is that a deal should...

Basic tenet of the economy is that a deal should be good for both sides. SC backers have a pathological need for more space ships, RSI has a need for cash. Through these transactions both parties...
Forum: Gaming 14th Sep 2014, 04:35
Replies: 5
Views: 273
Posted By Bede
http://wiki.step-project.com/STEP:Guide ...

http://wiki.step-project.com/STEP:Guide

Spend a few hours (sadly it really is that long) going through that list and pick the ones you like the look of (which should be most of them). I think I...
Forum: Hardware 11th Sep 2014, 08:32
Replies: 16
Views: 563
Posted By Bede
As noted above, AV40s are great. I have no other...

As noted above, AV40s are great. I have no other monitors to compare them with. Downside is a serious lack of bass, but the sound is very clear and tight.
Forum: Hardware 11th Sep 2014, 08:30
Replies: 26
Views: 616
Posted By Bede
HTPCs are for tinkerers. Get a Sky box if...

HTPCs are for tinkerers. Get a Sky box if tinkering is not acceptable. The state of the HTPC ecosystem - for both hardware and software - is pretty rough and ready right now. If this is for anyone...
Forum: Hardware 2nd Sep 2014, 22:09
Replies: 8
Views: 614
Posted By Bede
What differentiates you from the competition?

What differentiates you from the competition?
Forum: Hardware 2nd Sep 2014, 22:05
Replies: 17
Build Advice Building my first PC
Views: 552
Posted By Bede
Imho the suggestion of extra case fans is...

Imho the suggestion of extra case fans is unnecessary. 2 case fans in most cases with most components, including the ones listed, will do fine. I imagine we're all familiar with the Dell boxes of...
Forum: Gaming 20th Aug 2014, 09:29
Replies: 558
Views: 29,194
Posted By Bede
Yes. Not a perfect system, but it's pretty good....

Yes. Not a perfect system, but it's pretty good. It's also huge, so make sure you have the desk space!
Forum: Hardware 17th Aug 2014, 12:57
Replies: 9
Views: 642
Posted By Bede
First-gen iPads are hampered by the various OS...

First-gen iPads are hampered by the various OS upgrades that have taken place since their release. In that sense, the Surface RT is a better bet - but just make sure it has an app for whatever you...
Forum: Gaming 31st Jul 2014, 12:35
Replies: 8
Windows FarCry 4
Views: 569
Posted By Bede
50 on Steam... no thanks. FC3 I didn't like -...

50 on Steam... no thanks. FC3 I didn't like - far too gamey - but it could have been pretty great.
Forum: Article Discussion 23rd Jul 2014, 09:17
Replies: 10
Views: 642
Posted By Bede
Well done i-Rocks. Will probably end up getting...

Well done i-Rocks. Will probably end up getting that mouse as a spare.
Forum: Article Discussion 17th Jul 2014, 09:28
Replies: 10
Views: 668
Posted By Bede
Image links should be changed from .jps to .jpg. ...

Image links should be changed from .jps to .jpg.

"the AI searches for the players presence but it's actively aware of their location."
>>would have thought that the AI would be searching for the...
Forum: Gaming 17th Jul 2014, 08:19
Replies: 2,254
Views: 136,485
Posted By Bede
One can only hope that the "netcode" improvements...

One can only hope that the "netcode" improvements make it into subsequent games at launch.
Forum: Gaming 14th Jul 2014, 19:06
Replies: 3,379
Views: 163,939
Posted By Bede
Had a thought. Star Citizen is using CryEngine...

Had a thought. Star Citizen is using CryEngine afaik, and Crytek is (by some accounts) in a bit of a death-spiral.

So if Crytek goes, presumably RSI lose the support Crytek are providing them (and...
Forum: Article Discussion 18th Jun 2014, 09:45
Replies: 12
Views: 937
Posted By Bede
I'm not convinced that this review format is...

I'm not convinced that this review format is entirely suitable any more. All the motherboards tested nowadays have fractional differences in raw performance (between members of a chipset). It might...
Forum: Gaming 3rd Jun 2014, 16:42
Replies: 3,379
Views: 163,939
Posted By Bede
Never in the history of gaming have so many man...

Never in the history of gaming have so many man hours been devoted to analysis of the delightfully decisive (sounding) "go/no go" decisions.
Forum: Article Discussion 3rd Jun 2014, 09:03
Replies: 22
Views: 782
Posted By Bede
So we should be impressed that the cumulative...

So we should be impressed that the cumulative result of three incremental improvements of ~10pc is ~30pc? Chip design is hard, but Intel offers no compelling reason to upgrade my 2500K - and I don't...
Forum: Serious 30th May 2014, 23:01
Replies: 63
Views: 5,091
Posted By Bede
If you ****ers want to see propaganda (which is a...

If you ****ers want to see propaganda (which is a very different thing to a media organisation's inherent bias and prejudice) in the modern world I suggest you look further afield than the USA.
Forum: Gaming 30th May 2014, 22:53
Replies: 32
Views: 1,962
Posted By Bede
Oh dear. Militarisation of the police isn't...

Oh dear. Militarisation of the police isn't something to be celebrated. On the other hand you could spin it as that old Peelerism "the police are the public and the pubbers are the police"...
Forum: Hardware 21st May 2014, 19:58
Replies: 1
Views: 262
Posted By Bede
Going smaller and quieter

Evening all.

As London living space is at a premium, I require a smaller and quieter computer. It is, when I have time, used for gaming so I can't afford a performance drop.

What I'm looking to...
Forum: Serious 21st May 2014, 13:04
Replies: 63
Views: 5,091
Posted By Bede
We do have a great legal system here but, as...

We do have a great legal system here but, as others have noted, the European 'human rights' laws have led to many people being acquitted for crimes that would have seen them sentenced previously.
...
Forum: Gaming 16th May 2014, 02:26
Replies: 3,379
Views: 163,939
Posted By Bede
The trouble I have with space games is similar to...

The trouble I have with space games is similar to when you first drive a car - you're not entirely sure where the sides are, or where the rear bumper is. It seems very easy to get disoriented....
Forum: Gaming 14th May 2014, 21:55
Replies: 12
STEAM SuperHot
Views: 954
Posted By Bede
The next Portal?

The next Portal?
Forum: Hardware 7th May 2014, 00:43
Replies: 6
Views: 548
Posted By Bede
Lower wattage PSU could easily save you cash,...

Lower wattage PSU could easily save you cash, with a 100W CPU and 200-300W GFX card you'd probably be fine with a 500W model.
Forum: Serious 7th May 2014, 00:40
Replies: 482
Views: 25,662
Posted By Bede
Say what you like about Putin, but he is arguably...

Say what you like about Putin, but he is arguably a more democratic leader than many western leaders. His actions in Crimea and eastern Ukraine and Georgia and Chechnya reflect the will of the...
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