This issue isn’t with installing the CPU. It’s with removing the cooler. Which you have to do some what regularly for maintenance or upgrades. Overclockers and reviewers tend to do this more often than most.
I typically end up pulling my cooler off at least once a year for one reason or another. You have to take it… Read more
Seems crazy and stupid for 99.9% of us, but I’m sure there are some PC builder nerds out there with deep pockets who would rather dump money into a currently rare bleeding edge graphics card instead of putting that towards a supercar. I could picture Henry Cavill eyeballing this bid thinking....”if I sign a contract… Read more
I think you’re missing the 24 months of Ultimate game pass @ $14.99/month ($359.76) which is included in the $25
I love when you guys do more personal stuff like this! Thanks so much for sharing a look at your family, Joanna—it was a great read.
Hi son I’m dad. Or at least we would have gotten along.
Thats a good compliment from a dad from that era.
And see my dad was the opposite. We had a PC even though my dad was not a fan of them we had a Mac, we had every neat new thing our teachers salary could afford (which wasn’t much). Prodigy? We used it, Same with pre-Windows AOL when it was Amiga/Mac only. My dad being a huge camera geek and having taught it is also… Read more
You are oversimplifying the human condition.
It can be true that someone has the open, adaptability traits in some aspects of their personality, yet also be stuck with irrational, stubborn personal hangups for specific things (many times stemming from negative experiences they’re not ready to heal from).
As you gain… Read more
My first computer was a Packard-Bell running their tweaked version of Win95 with that bookcase-type shell over it... What a crap computer, and way too expensive. When I got a real standalone copy of 95 it was better.. not much but better. And better w 98 & better w 98se. It wasn’t until I got Win2k on the thing it… Read more
Ha, good read. I gotta say, as more of a software person, my personal tech journey has certainly been more flexible. The funny thing is OSs/computers have a been a cycle for me. My mom was a teacher and used to bring her Mac home during summers and I would mess around on it. Through high school I was a Mac user by… Read more