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Ask Slashdot: Best Service To Digitize VHS Home Movies?

Lord Maud'Dib Re:Most important: (130 comments)

I was always told the 0s got stuck at kinks as they were wider. The 1s can slip through when they are oriented correctly. Also, ensure your cable cross profile is oval to better accommodate the 0s. Which reminds me of another audiophile tip - purchase a parity alignment module and set it to the correct orientation, that way both 1s and 0s are oriented longitudinal to your cable.

about two weeks ago
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NVIDIA Sues Qualcomm and Samsung Seeking To Ban Import of Samsung Phones

Lord Maud'Dib Re:Switching to AMD (110 comments)

Well said. I feel dirty now that I had to buy an Nvidia GPU recently because the software package I use only supports CUDA acceleration :(

about two weeks ago
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The debate over climate change is..

Lord Maud'Dib Re:n/t (278 comments)

Quick, someone get the Magratheans on the line.

about 2 months ago
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Slashdot Tries Something New; Audience Responds!

Lord Maud'Dib Re:How to call Bruce (2219 comments)

Four is beaut ;) Get it? As in butane??? Oh, nevermind.

about 7 months ago
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Sleep Is the Ultimate Brainwasher

Lord Maud'Dib Re:Night is dark (210 comments)

You're doing it wrong. As Bowie put it "Don't forget to turn on the light Don't laugh Babe, it'll be alright"

about a year ago
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Samsung Fudging Benchmarks Again On Galaxy Note 3

Lord Maud'Dib Re:If this was Apple... (258 comments)

As was Nexus S (by Samsung). Still sporting one myself.

about a year ago
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400 Million Chinese Cannot Speak Mandarin

Lord Maud'Dib Hokkien, the Divine language??? (562 comments)

If so many speak the language of the FSM, O may His Noodly Appendages marinade in tomato sauce for eternity, maybe China isn't so bad after all?

1 year,9 days

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