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/tpg/ insists yet again: Fuck you, idab namefaggot. Go away.

Old Thread: >>64376841
If you're looking for purchase advice, state your budget and requirements (e.g. size and performance).
>>Don't buy anything OTHER THAN IBM/Lenovo ThinkPad T, X, and W/P Series if you want the Real Business Experience™
>>Other business laptops are also welcome in /tpg/ (Dell Latitude/Precision, HP EliteBook/ZBook).

Recommended IBM models:
>600 series, IPS T4x or 755 series
Recommended modern models:
>X220 - 12", 768p, cheap and light
>T420 - 14", 900p, widely available, socketed CPU, Ivy Bridge installable w/ Coreboot
>W520 - 15", 1080p, Desktop Replacement, 32GB RAM on quadcore models, USB 3.0
>T440p, T540p, W540 - last ThinkPads to have replaceable CPUs, IPS displays available, chiclet
>P series - reminiscent to old build quality, top-of-the-line specs, better than most current mobile workstations, but very expensive.

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>>64395024
>can't libreboot
>inferior to the T420 performance wise
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My faptop finally crashed and I purchased a new 14 inch HP notebook with 16GB of Ram, Intel i5, and a solid state 128gbHD. It was what they had at the store I went to - I didn’t bother specing a computer out online because of how soon I needed it.

I paid 800$ for it - Did I get memed? i havent opened it yet so I can still return it.
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Why cant I get QubesOS to boot on my x200?
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>>64395169
also should i get an autismpad

i really just need to be able to run multiple powerpoints/word docs and a browser. Sometimes i play old school runescape but thats about it
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>>64394977
looking at this from a local ad:
x230, 16gb, 240 samsung ssd, i7 3520, battery lasts for 3 hours. condition looks to be very good
$400. overpriced y/n?

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http://sbm.gov.in/sbmreport/home.aspx

76.56% of Indian households have sanitation coverage compared to 38.7 in 2014.
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>>64395281
>76.56% of Indian households have sanitation coverage
But they aren't using it.
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>>64395369
that article sounds fabricated. especially the last paragraph
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>>64395369
>pooja (worship or ritual performance)
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>>64395281
wew. so it's just a few hundred millions of people still shitting in the streets.

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If requesting purchasing advice, please provide your country and what carrier you will be using it with, along with wanted features, budget and size.

Good resources:
>Reviews, specs, comparisons
http://www.gsmarena.com
http://www.phonearena.com
http://www.kimovil.com

>Frequency checker
http://willmyphonework.net
http://frequencycheck.com

>Chinkphone news
http://www.gizchina.com
http://www.gizmochina.com

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>>64395277
The thing is that when I connect my phone to any laptop it does not give me the option to transfer files. I have tried everything off the internet, even restore the phone to factory setting but nothing seems to fix that shit which is also the main motivator for a new phone. The cracked screen is a catalyst.
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>>64395294
Use gsmarena's phone finder to search for phones with the specs important to you. Then read reviews.
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>>64395246
Yeah, I really think it's a hardware issue. The fact that it's lasted this long just makes a stronger case for that. I've had that problem before. There's only so much you can turn up the volume before you just end up blowing out peoples voices.

It's a shame too, because otherwise it's pretty good hardware. But there's no way I'm dealing with that again, or busting out my blutooths every time I want to have a conversation. If you're one of those people who just texts it's probably a better deal.
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>>64395377
How do you filter by verizon only?
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>>64395358
Your phone is not a USB drive. You have to enable USB stuff (I forget what off hand or I'd tell you) in developer options (which you enable by clicking the OS version or something a bunch of time in the about section of settings) to do that. I set up a SMB server on my desktop and use ASTRO to move files over WiFi to avoid that. You could also send files via Bluetooth.

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The Great Debate
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int* function() {
int *var
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>>64391589
It should be the second one, but because the language is retarded it's the first one.
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>>64391589
The second one, spaces in type names should be avoid where possible.
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>>64394976
a: the integer that pointer points to is read-only, the pointer itself can be changed
b: the pointer is a constant, has to be initialized and won't be changed (ignoring C/C++ aliasing clusterfucks) thus will always point to the same space in memory, the underlying memory does not need to be constant
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> go fmt

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Im a brainlet
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>>64394469
you don't need math, you only need manele where you live
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z0DO0XyS8Ko
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>>64394502
>he didn't learn that until highschool
American education system at work
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>>64394919
NOT American but use this as well :/
My professor is from Harvard tho
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>>64394865
>>64394919
>>64395197
*919 is right. These are definite integrals. There is not "+C". There is a precise value that you get.
Not a distribution over constants.
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>>64394469
>Im a brainlet
then use Wolfram Alpha

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Why don't computers have a silent mode? Most of the fans on my pc (GPU, PSU) are turned off a lot of the time any way. Why not, what with the frequency/voltage scaling of modern cpus, have a mode which turns off all the fans for when you watch a film? I would've thought that since passively cooled things like phones and tablets being able to output 1080p a modern cpu could do the same?

What am I missing?
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>>64393591
yer missing that it's not a big+obvious enough market
if it were, manufacturers would've been all over that shit, cuz technologically it's quite achievable
the question is one of "will the benefits outweigh the costs" for each individual manufacturer
reason why I'm running 100% no-moving-parts hardware

>>64395265
not the same feature. Compare:
- "shut off fans if the temps fall low enough"
- vs "shut off fans and throttle if temps get too high"
the latter guarantees silent operation, the first gives you performance on demand and does not guarantee silent operation
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>>64395328
>the question is one of "will the benefits outweigh the costs" for each individual manufacturer
also, this is why we need the *option* of open-source firmware to allows us to DIY this shit up
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>>64393591
The components are not of the same architecture.

Phones can be passively cool when watching stuff only because ARM is essentially based on being a low power consumption architecture. Thus receiving less power it also heats less.

But such architecture needs really small circuits and a lot of optimized parallelism to work. Also RISC architectures use a technique called pipelining (read more on that yourself)


x86 cpus cannot do 1080p video, or even virtually anything, without adequate voltage, thus also more heat.
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>>64395328
>- vs "shut off fans and throttle if temps get too high"

And you think that works by magic and rainbows? It's the exact same thing, you set the fans starting temp above the components throttling point, or set it to 0 at all times. Done.
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>>64393591
It'll start throttling at around 90C.

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The best search engine

Why do you still use cuckcuckgo instead of a searx instance?
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>>64395156
It works, I just wish it didn't load so slowly.
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>>64395156
because idk what it does better than cuckcuckgo
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>>64395165
use another instance that just searx.me

>>64395177
you can define the search engines it uses, it isnt hosted on amazon, there are multiple instances you can use it with rather than just using the duckduckgo.com homepage, and you can even make it incorporate the ddg !bangs
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>still using search engines that push net neutrality onto you
ISHYGDDT
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>>64395156
how do searx instances deal with google's captchas and bot blocking bullshit?

if i google "something index of" like 2 or 3 times i get a captcha. so how instances deal with this?

Patrician function language thread, get in here q-bois.

Seriously though, this language is pretty cool but it has the most hateful syntax. It's the epitome of "write-only" code.

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>oh you wanted to get some work done as soon as you got in?
>sure would be a shame if I decided to...reindex your project
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>>64395049
they're not that bad
i just don't use them because the cracked versions are outdated so i'm just using visual studio code which has a nice debugger for python
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>>64395049

You seem to have either a bloated monolith, a monorepo, or autism.
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>>64395049
>oh dear, your project is out of sync with Maven files, let me fix that
>done, hope you didn't need any of the run configurations because they're gone
>let me help you by randomly choosing a class with main function to run next time
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>>64395049
>Don't mine me
>I'm just a russian closed source spyware that is constantly phoning home
>Our comrades in the Kremlin are very interested in knowing your level of skills and the projects you are working in.
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Reindexing in DG works very efficient even for a big databases.

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ARG LINUGS :DDDDDDDDDDDDD
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>>64387150
fug :DDD:D
thags a benis :DDDDDDDD DD
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>>64383335
Holy shit, did I just read The Interjection translated into the Spurdo Finnish dialect?
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i didn't realize how fast Gentoo was until I tried cloveros desu
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>>64383735
snibbidi snab :DDD
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post rare spurdos
>tfw I now realize I have 100+ of these and I feel like an autist

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Halp, /g/

Why does my 4chen look like this?
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>>64393922
Hiroshima nagasaki added malware to the site as well as malware domain as """ad""" providers. The malware disables css and some js if you don't let the malware domains through. This is what you're seeing. Your only options are
>quit 4chan
>use ublock origin
That's it.
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>>64395121
pi-hole or firewall.
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>>64395297
Does the same as in OP's pic.
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>>64393922
ad blocking is stealing, stop doing that u piece of shit
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>>64395334
except it doesnt. I have them all added to BL

nice try, mook

Student here

My faptop finally crashed and I purchased a new 14 inch HP notebook with 16GB of Ram, Intel i5, 128HDD and a solid state HD. It was what they had at the store I went to - I didn’t bother specing a computer out online because of how soon I needed it.

I paid 800$ for it - Did I get memed? i havent opened it yet so I can still return it.
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>>64394307
its gud
dont worry
b happe
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>>64394364
Fuck off autismo
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Bought an Asus premade laptop in 2016.Rh510 or smth.i5,GTX980,6GB of RAM.

Original price was 840€ (payed it 699).I was completely ignorant of computers at that time (still am) and just wanted a replacement for my old laptop ASAP.Did I get fucked,and if so,how much?
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>128HDD and a solid state HD
What
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>>64395018
i meant 128gb SSD my bad

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https://www.notebookcheck.net/Samsung-claims-the-Note-8-s-battery-will-retain-95-capacity-after-two-years.244370.0.html

>buy Samsung phone
>get battery that will have 95% capacity after 2 years

>buy iPhone
>get chink tier battery that will lost 30% capacity after 1 single year
>phones will get throttled to shit because of this

Why does /g/ hate Samsung?
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>>64395381
It's been proven that Samsung does this by reserving extra capacity in their batteries, so when you charge up to 100% on your Note 8, it's not actually charging up to 100% capacity of the battery

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Only 200 more MHz compared to 2600 vs 1600?!
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>>64388905

8900K isn't going to happen. 8700K is already at the thermal limit of six-core 14nm silicon at stock can do without resorting to exotic cooling.

Intel already blew its load with rushed Coffee Lake chips and desktop-tier Skylake-XE (7920X-7980XE) and has wait until post-10nm process pan out. FYI, their 10nm process is a complete disaster.

AMD is already building momentum in server market with EPYC and is about to put the pain on Intel in mainstream desktop/mobile market with its Zen-based APUs.

Intel's own saving grace is literally its next-generation semi-integrated GPU (uses AMD tech) and CPU solutions.
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>>64394077

It is painfully obvious that customer-tier Skylake was originally made to be a six-core design, but Intel didn't want to cannibalize its HEDT market. They figured that "four-core chips" are good enough for the masses. Ryzen upset prove them wrong so they hastely pull their six-core Skylake designs out of the closet and did a mild update (mainly upgrading APU and adding in SGX) and called it "Coffee Lake".

It is how Intel was able to Coffee Lake was able to get into the market so bloody quickly and the layout of the chip look like a Skylake chip with two extra cores as if originally had them.
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>>64394701
Memory latency.
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>>64388905
>Price drops on the 8700K to make room for the 8900K on the Z390 chipset. Z370 will be the equivalent to the B350, except not as shit.
>Boom, AMD aborted before it was even fertilized

Best Intel can hope for are some incremental upgrades to their process that will allow 8700k tier chip to clock higher. Their process can't be optimized further, this the best they can do is to follow some sort of very aggresive binning to get hypothetical 8900 to be released.

Unless they go for 8/16 mainstream with such chip, but that would have terrible thermals.

In actuality, it speaks well of Intel's fabs that their chips can clock so high without melting, but there is very little headroom to expand from it.

On the other side AMD will get their core to Inte's territory, clock wise, and that is going to be a murderfest.
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>>64393462
Sounds correct. A the edge clocking capabilities power consumption tends to skyrocket. Hence 1kW I7 7900k.

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>>64389334
keyboard?
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>>64392784
Var bor du?
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>>64394604
I like you.
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>>64394604
fany looks like a cripple
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>>64389664
>faggots
>runs windows
>has a razer keyboard
>not a mechanical keyboard
>plays gaymes
>doesn't have a 1080p monitor



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