[a / b / c / d / e / f / g / gif / h / hr / k / m / o / p / r / s / t / u / v / vg / vr / w / wg] [i / ic] [r9k] [s4s] [vip] [cm / hm / lgbt / y] [3 / aco / adv / an / asp / biz / cgl / ck / co / diy / fa / fit / gd / hc / his / int / jp / lit / mlp / mu / n / news / out / po / pol / qst / sci / soc / sp / tg / toy / trv / tv / vp / wsg / wsr / x] [Settings] [Home]
Board
Settings Home
/g/ - Technology


Name
Options
Subject
Comment
Verification
4chan Pass users can bypass this verification. [Learn More] [Login]
File
  • Please read the Rules and FAQ before posting.
  • You may highlight syntax and preserve whitespace by using [code] tags.

10/04/16New board for 4chan Pass users: /vip/ - Very Important Posts
06/20/16New 4chan Banner Contest with a chance to win a 4chan Pass! See the contest page for details.
05/08/16Janitor acceptance emails will be sent out over the coming weeks. Make sure to check your spam box!
[Hide] [Show All]


[Catalog] [Archive]

File: whatthe.jpg (6 KB, 217x213)
6 KB
6 KB JPG
>he has icons on his desktop
66 replies and 14 images omitted. Click here to view.
>>
File: (YOU).jpg (856 KB, 1920x1080)
856 KB
856 KB JPG
>>60084383
>>
>>60084878
>POL
>>>/pol/
>>
>>60086353
this is what desktops looked like in 2007 era
>>
>>60093183
Because it's faster :^)
>>
>>60084878
>NOT REGISTERED
go shell out that 37 merkel monies (27.75 when in education) for a license, kurwa

File: 1450798658535.jpg (473 KB, 1920x1280)
473 KB
473 KB JPG
>your phone
>things you like about it
>things you hate about it

OnePlus 3

Good bang for the buck, speedy, premium build, good costum rom support

camera barely mediocre with stock rom, lineage makes it even worse
43 replies and 6 images omitted. Click here to view.
>>
>>60092926
>>can't block ads system-wide and browse files natively
Hmm android...
>>
>>60092175
I don't have a phone.
>>
>>60092919
>tfw my G3 fucked itself up somehow and LG gave me a G5se in return

Not even joking, the speaker got semi-fucked after a month though.
>>
>>60092175

Šiaomi Redmi 4 pro

Don't like:
- no equalizer for BT
- doesn't remember BT volume settings for individual devices
- no video stabilization
- slippery as fuck when used naked
- no black back version, only gray
- screen brightness sensor works kinda strange
>>
File: _20170411_043927.jpg (96 KB, 1080x749)
96 KB
96 KB JPG
>>60092175
I have a heavily modified modified Nexus 5 running Lineage OS. I soldered the original battery flex cable to an LG G2 3000mAh battery. I also soldered on a 64GB flash chip but the phone would only recognize and write to 32GB of it. So I did some software modifications and used some files from a Nexus 5X to get it to address all 64GB. Now it works fine, even through updates. I think I'll only have problems with major version upgrades, which is still a simple fix of copying and pasting files. Not sure since I've only gone from 7.1.1 to 7.1.2 OTA so far.

There's literally nothing to hate. This is my dream phone.

File: 1493277039805.png (71 KB, 353x352)
71 KB
71 KB PNG
it's been impossible for me to access a computer for a while, all technology i have is my shitty samsung galaxy j5. do you guys know how to root it without a computer ?
>>
you sound like a retard
what do you need root for
>>
>>60094152
yep i am absolutely a retard. i like root access, there is no spesific reason
>>
You can do it with an apk

Try framaroot or towelroot

File: Lenovo-ThinkPad-T500.jpg (2.76 MB, 3648x2736)
2.76 MB
2.76 MB JPG
Bought this Thinkpad T500 for $120 because a lot of people here were recommending it. But this thing is awful, it's so old and can barely handle watching videos in 720p.

Last time I take advice from /g/ ...
34 replies and 4 images omitted. Click here to view.
>>
>>60094692
T500 released 2 years after T61 released. T61 has Nvidia Quadro / X3100, but I don't think T500 R3650 or X4500 sucks more than Quadro or X3100.
>>
>>60093886
Use mint or fedora, they're both learner friendly and easy to install
Don't fall for the Ubuntu meme like I did
>>
>>60093449
That's because you're using Windows. Install Debian.
>>
>>60094669
1280 x 800 is the most i can get
>>
>>60094582
>no tablet version
X220t faggot

File: DSC_108.jpg (2.77 MB, 2464x1632)
2.77 MB
2.77 MB JPG
Has it been a while since we have had a /g/uts thread or was I just skimming past them in the catalog

Either way, /g/utsu
122 replies and 44 images omitted. Click here to view.
>>
>>60094019

not any of these faggots, NZXT AERs probably
>>
>>60094521
I thought they looked too "round" for aers. but thanks anyway :)
>>
>>60090723
does that require a pressurised system to ensure each component is getting coolant running through it?
>>
File: guts.jpg (1.89 MB, 3044x2448)
1.89 MB
1.89 MB JPG
>>
>>60094661

not him, parallel gives less of a pressure drop at each component (GPUs at least) and gives better temps overall fromwhat i've read.

What's the first must have programs you install on Windows. This is my list in order. Just wondering what alternatives you might suggest
>Google Chrome
>Utorrent
>Start 8 or 10 if not Windows 7
>Winrar
>AI Roboform
>VLC
>Wizmouse
>Directory Opus
>Avast Premier
>Calibre

I use pirated Windows and software. I don't buy this shit
182 replies and 19 images omitted. Click here to view.
>>
>>60093254
Just leave.
>>
>>60078765
Windows 7 only:
>Google Chrome
>qbittorrent
>7zip
>VLC
>MPC-HC
>Notepad++
>Discord
>Calibre
>Audacity
>Photoshop
>Illustrator
>Office
>FL Studio

Comment too long. Click here to view the full text.
>>
>>60078765
>installing anything on windows
go portable or go home
>>
>>60083199
iobit jetboost does the same thing without sending information about you to Razor or making you make a fucking account
>>
>>60088268
>>60088292
Sure guys, I'll trust you over the lawyer who taught me.

File: 1487234862234.jpg (62 KB, 500x469)
62 KB
62 KB JPG
Is it normal to feel physically ill when running non-free software?
>>
Yes, I'd say so. Only the ignorant fail to see anything wrong with it.
>>
>>60093005
No. Seek help.
>>
File: 1490374031849.png (486 KB, 808x681)
486 KB
486 KB PNG
>>60093005
Depends.
Some leaves you feeling like you've been violated.
>>
File: 1479267748713.jpg (197 KB, 800x705)
197 KB
197 KB JPG
>>60093005
Yeah, it's like being cuckolded when you don't even have cuckold fetish! Very horrible thing.

File: 2017-04-26_23-17-54.png (2.96 MB, 959x807)
2.96 MB
2.96 MB PNG
Let us discuss why seagate is still around. Every seagate I've ever owned has fucked up on me. EVERY SINGLE ONE.
42 replies and 2 images omitted. Click here to view.
>>
>>60093320
Their 3TB have a bad reputation. 4TB, not so much.
>>
Seagates are trash. Hitatchi or Toshiba or go home.
>>
>>60091245
This is what they get for buying Maxtor
>>
>>60091245
The green is like the algae growing on piles of dead seagate drives.
The swirl is to remind you of all the money you flushed down the toilet.

GRIENDS DONT LET FRIENDS BUY SEAGATE
>>
>>60091245
The same reason harbor freight is still around.

File: bird.jpg (142 KB, 980x1090)
142 KB
142 KB JPG
>proprietary software:
>it has to work because it won't sell if it doesn't
>no good program goes without good help and support
>you know what to expect and how reliable it is
>uses standards or it sets the standard
>users happily pay to get or do what they want without wasting their time

>free software:
>it doesn't have to work for everyone, the developer says it works on their machine
>nothing gained from using it because no one else in the world uses it
>short term goals for every free software project: focus on code and nothing else
>no standard so you don't know what to expect with or from it
>made by an unknown person so you don't know what to expect with or from it
>takes more time to use because few people use it, no help, it probably breaks too
>usually comes with a software license that is incompatible with the real world
3 replies and 1 image omitted. Click here to view.
>>
File: 891.png (42 KB, 625x626)
42 KB
42 KB PNG
>>60092442
>free software
>made by an unknown person so you don't know what to expect with or from it
Well, there was an attempt.
>>
>>
File: the musical.jpg (109 KB, 900x900)
109 KB
109 KB JPG
>>60092442
Is this the new bait sharing thread?
>>
File: classical memes.jpg (26 KB, 632x683)
26 KB
26 KB JPG
>>60094751
I don't know, is it?
>>
>>60092442
>proprietary software:
>it has to work because it won't sell if it doesn't
What kind of wizardry do printers work on?

File: pep.png (365 KB, 412x395)
365 KB
365 KB PNG
So basically it's now completely illegal to stream movies in germany. I used to stream a lot of them with my former gf a few months ago.

Am I fucked now? I already got fined 2000€ for torrenting last year (and never did it again since then). Or is there a chance I won't get fined fortunes when I just stop now?
5 replies and 1 image omitted. Click here to view.
>>
>>60094625
did you seriously pay 2000€ to some scammer ?
i torrent a few 100 gb / month and never got any problems.
>>
>>60094625
no its not.
The lawsuit concluded that only those who PAY for streaming illegal content can be prosecuted at all.
Meaning it is now official that free streaming is legal!

Also you are a turbocuck for paying the fine. Either ignore it completely or give a "modifizierte Unterlassungserklärung" where you say that you will not do anything bad in the future but deny that you did anything in the past, and of course refuse to pay anything.
>>
>>60094672
So there was one judgement that said streaming is an illegal download, can't find an english article

Another one is about the streaming box where it originated: https://www.engadget.com/2017/04/26/eu-court-rules-selling-pre-loaded-pirate-boxes-is-illegal/
>>
>>60094689
>>60094696

I didn't pay the fine.
A lawyer did the Unterlassungserklärung, but he had to do it twice and case is still not closed.

Thank you for your answers, I really appreciate it
>>
>>60094696
>>>60094625 (OP)
>no its not.
>The lawsuit concluded that only those who PAY for streaming illegal content can be prosecuted at all.
>Meaning it is now official that free streaming is legal!

This.

File: IMG_3333.png (312 KB, 595x654)
312 KB
312 KB PNG
7740k might even hit 6ghz on water since it has no integrated gpu. What's amd's response to this?
314 replies and 60 images omitted. Click here to view.
>>
>>60095070
desu for me 7700k is just the same shit ryzen 7 1700x is.
Only difference is that R7 might have better performances with the time since programs might be more and more multithreaded + optimisation.
>>
>>60093373
According to your garbage benchmark 7600k is better than the 7700k in gaymen
>>
>>60086074
>>60086106
>>60086176
>>60092052
>>60095070
>>60095065
Holy shit Intel is complete garbage at literally everything.
>>
>>60093400
We don't know exactly what he meant yet, though. It's quite possible that he means that the theoretical throughput is higher, rather than that it exhibits higher IPC "in practical applications".

That interpretation is not at all unreasonable, seeing exactly as how Zen has more capable decoders (4 vs. 1+3), a wider fetch from the µop cache (6 vs. 4), much wider retire (8 vs. 4), and more issue ports (10 vs. 8). So that, on specifically tuned code, it may very well be able to blow Intel out of the water. But that doesn't automatically mean that it beats Core in code that hasn't been specifically tuned, or that doesn't exhibit inherently high ILP.
>>
File: 2982831.png (94 KB, 539x538)
94 KB
94 KB PNG

How did Apple go from this...
29 replies and 3 images omitted. Click here to view.
>>
>I need USB A ports to connect all kinds of stuff like programmers to flash EEPROMs and stuff, or to get information off of flash drives without a dongle, or even to plug in my card reader to log in remotely when I want to work from home. USB C only laptops are stupid.

MacBooks are targeted to creative individuals and normies. You're not going to use a 1 port device ever if you're so busy with peripherals. What are you mad about?
>>
>>60087475
>work from home
Just get a desktop already.
>>
File: IMG_1504.jpg (43 KB, 379x503)
43 KB
43 KB JPG
>>60089171
>Are you deluded?
>>60090200
so yes then
>>
File: 1471864369493.jpg (32 KB, 603x797)
32 KB
32 KB JPG
>>60087475
>Iconnect all kinds of stuff like programmers to flash EEPROMs and stuff
>get information off of flash drives without a dongle
>plug in my card reader to log in remotely when I want to work from home.

then stop looking at ultrabooks if thats not your use case faggot.
>>
>>60094591
But there are ultrabooks that have USB A anon. Only Apple products are shit at connectivity. My XPS has 3 USB A's and a card reader, while being smaller and weighing less than a MBP.

>>60091403
The Acer Swift 7 does not have this problem.

My MBP is now 7 years old (pic related, my mid 2010 MBP). It's still running as well as the day i bought it. Due to:

Rugged build
Fully integrated ecosystem
Excellent screen
High quality components
POSIX Compliance Unix OS

2017. Why are you not using a MBP yet /g
168 replies and 38 images omitted. Click here to view.
>>
>>60072452
very good deal
>>
>>60083404
Macbooks still have headphone jacks. A pretty good one iirc. If talking about the iPhone, just use a dongle, one even comes with it.
>>
>>60091105
I actually have, 2013 MBP. It's not as ergonomic as a thinkpad. Stop evading the issue.
>>
>>60071861
Enjoy your macbook housefire heating up the aluminium and releasing fumes that turn you into a faggot.
>>
>>60092965
Yes, the most used server environment is the toy, not the piece of shit that doesn't even have a system-wide package manager.

File: 1493178932439.webm (1.66 MB, 1280x720)
1.66 MB
1.66 MB WEBM
what's the most comfortable chair for all day sitting at your pc?
20 replies and 1 image omitted. Click here to view.
>>
File: 1458593551715.webm (2.77 MB, 500x281)
2.77 MB
2.77 MB WEBM
>>
File: 1490721722471.webm (2.88 MB, 400x267)
2.88 MB
2.88 MB WEBM
>>
File: Custom.jpg (772 KB, 2560x1440)
772 KB
772 KB JPG
The one you make yourself.
Nissan R33 seat mounted to a regular base.
>>
>>60094547
Should use a trackball 2bqh
>>
>>60094562
where do I buy one of these?

File: timcook.jpg (806 KB, 3072x2048)
806 KB
806 KB JPG
I used a Macbook Pro back in college. However, I've used a Windows PC for my daily driving, and gaming. So, I have recently gotten a job that is forcing back into the Mac ecosystem.

Employer-kun gave me a choice between a 2015 MBPr, and a 2016 MBP with Touch Bar. I decided to go to Best Buy to get a feel for both machines before I gave my answer.

Firstly, WHAT THE FLYING FUCK? I am triggered as hell! Their Macbook, with the first iteration of the butterfly switch doesn't give any feeling of having pressed the button. Their 2016 MBP with TB, with the second iteration of the butterfly switch is slightly better, but it's not usable for any prolonged period.

Needless to say, I am taking the 2015 MBPr for work, but seriously wtf was Johnny Ives, or Tim Cook smoking when they decided to implement this horrid butterfly switch?
14 replies and 1 image omitted. Click here to view.
>>
Macs weren't made for people like us. They were made for people who think they are like us
>>
>>60094472
Ur a faggit
>>
>>60093888
trips confirms this is a shit prediction
>>
>>60091477
>muh Unix
When one of you morons can stop flaunting this buzzword randomly and actual explain why it's a good thing, let us know.

>>60093888
>and here is my proof
>>
Tims fortune was found by the power generated from Steve rolling in his grave



Delete Post: [File Only] Style:
[1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6] [7] [8] [9] [10]
[1] [2] [3] [4] [5] [6] [7] [8] [9] [10]
[Disable Mobile View / Use Desktop Site]

[Enable Mobile View / Use Mobile Site]

All trademarks and copyrights on this page are owned by their respective parties. Images uploaded are the responsibility of the Poster. Comments are owned by the Poster.