Ode To Sound Blaster: Are Discrete Audio Cards Still Worth the Investment?
I recently broke out my old Live 5.1 to play around with on my PC, because I was having a weird noise issue with the on board sound, and Creative's 64 bit beta drivers did not work. But guess what, C media had drivers for the now ancient 8738 that worked perfectly.
On Board sound is still bottom rung stuff, but at the same time the bottom rung has improved noticeably.
Another thing people forget is that on board sound is still connected to the same bus that off board sound is. Usually what you get with a sound card is a better dac.
Chinese-Built Cars Are Coming To the US Next Year
There have been three wheeled vehicles and at least two different trucks imported in the past, but I'm guessing someone in the government didn't get their palms greased, or possibly they got their palms greased by the wrong individuals who didn't like competition, because they disappeared rather quickly.
NVIDIA Is Better For Closed-Source Linux GPU Drivers, AMD Wins For Open-Source
Is that why, on my HD6450, Linux Mint setup boots into a garbled screen, PCLinuxOS skips the desktop installation, and Desktop BSD just gives me a black screen when any setup method is selected?
IRS Misses XP Deadline, Pays Microsoft Millions For Patches
Someone's taxes are going to be looked at with a fine tooth comb.... :D
Notch Shelves Space Game 0x10c, Cites Pressure, Desire To Work On Small Projects
Taking time to chat during a streamed TF2 game...
Well there's the problem right there.
It kills me how people complain about how in a hurry they are and how they never have the time to do anything, and they never connect it with the fact that they're always gaming.
Karma going down in 3...2...1...
Fortune: System going down in 5 minutes. :D
When it comes to (download) bandwidth needs, I require..
How many of those will fit in my horse drawn carraige?
3D Printers Shown To Emit Potentially Harmful Nanosized Particles
3D printing shown to cause potentially harmful cuts into corporate profits.
Gore Site Operator Arrested For Posting Video of Murder
Glad I'm not the only one. :D
Former Student Gets Year In Prison For College President Election Fraud
The GOP. Duh.
Dems are neither intelligent nor ballsy enough for this sort of thing.
Colorado Company Says It Plans To Test Hyperloop Transport System
Why hasn't this already been developed in another country, like Japan or Germany or France? The US isn't exactly a bastion of technological development.
Smell Camera Snapshots Scents For the Future
Mildly amusing, no practical purpous.
Facebook Bug Exposed 6 Million Users
Don't worry. Facebook will make a page for you.
Former TigerDirect President Indicted In $230 Million Laundering Scheme
Someone didn't get paaiid!
Irish SOPA Used To Block Pirate Bay Access
This not about money. It never was. It is about control.
Most precise measuring tool I've used ...
Are you currently out of one or the other?
Bloomberg To HS Grads: Be a Plumber
He should offer a big time reward. $2000 in gold coins, if he's got a serious plumbing problem.