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How much ppi is optimal for an e-reader? I'm thinking of buying pic related used but it only has 167ppi. I don't plan on reading manga and other faggy shit, just books.
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Any graphic designer or person of superior taste will tell you anything less than 300dpi is barbarism.
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>>68905409
It's fine for books, but not so much for PDFs.
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>>68905503
this; Im still waiting for desktop displays to catch up. Fuck retarded gamers who keep spouting 4k and such isnt necessary.
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>>68905218

Is there an alternative or modded firmware for these kind of kindles?
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The olders lower-ppi ones use anti-aliasing to make things look better than you'd think, but the newer high-ppi ones are still a not nicer. Also the newer panels have higher contrast.

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Single edition edition.

Previous thread: >>68847993
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 welcome in /tpg/ (Dell Latitude/Precision, HP EliteBook/ZBook).

Libreboot-compatible models:
>T60 (check lcd), X60(s/t); X200(s/t. -s requires soldering), T400(s)/500; W500.

Modern models:
>X220/X230 - 12", 768p, cheap and light
>T420/T430 - 14", 900p, widely available, socketed CPU, both Coreboot-compatible (Ivy Bridge CPU support on T420); Quad Core Compatible, Old keyboard swap on *30 series
>T520/530; W520/530 - 15", 1080p, DTR, 32GB RAM on quadcore models, USB 3.0
>T440s - best price/performance ultra portable
>T440p/540p; W540/1 - Last Thinkpads with socketed processors, easily replaceable trackpad (W541 doesn't need trackpad replacement)

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best thinkpad if I want thin, small and light? already got x220 but considering an x1 carbon
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Vynil wrapped my new/used t430
Wdyt?
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>>68906998
Those are cute, Anon. Don't listen to the meanies.
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>>68905620
Seems like you WinPE environment doesn't have drivers for battery.
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>>68907914
Yeah, that was the problem. Just ran flash.bat and it flashed into the bios just fine. Guess I have an extra battery now

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>allocate 4 cores in virtual machine just because
I love my Ryzen so much.
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>>68907818
Knowing this little about virtualisation
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>>68907798
Haha, poo intelloo
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>>68907832
I kek'd, as I wondered how much code you've contributed to VirtualBox. Rest assured newb, Pacifica doesn't work that way.
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>>68907683
Why not allocate all the available threads?
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>>68907875
Because it's a waste. Two thread schedulers herding threads across the same (logical) cores. Best just to dedicate some to a VM: the host OS will see they're loaded, and assign threads to the unloaded cores, so it's (theoretically) completely hands-off.

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"Learn C first to become a great programmer" a meme or is it legit advice? Explain.
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>>68903803
>C-chan for wholesom handholding
yos
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>>68903679
Yeah it just tears your hand off because it's not null terminated.
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Learning a programming language has nothing to do with programming.
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>>68905233
Because it's traditional.
They are essentially "tech conservatives".
"Back in the days" things were optimized because they had to be, so C gets the credit for things being optimized since heavily optimized things are often written in C.

It's basically boomer programming for fedoras who think that if they use caveman tools, they will get caveman gains.
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>>68903620
And why would you need swift?
Outated af

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Can someone tell me the most effective way to prohibit AdBlock users from viewing my site?
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>>68907652
>>68907664
>>68907668
>>68907685
>>68907695
>>68907705
Absolutely hilarious guys :)
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>>68907652
/thread
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fuck off back to blackhatworld, you filthy kike
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>>68907769
>how can I eat soup with a fork
>use a spoon, retard
>yeah, real funny, guys, can you answer the question now?
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>put up a paywall
you obviously think your content is worth money, i'm sure the internet will agree.

it's not like you're a bad content creator that uses ads like a financial crutch because your content sucks and no one would be willing to pay for it.

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I-it can't get any worse, r-right?
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fucking disgusting
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>>68907654

The top right setup was ugly back in 2003. Gotta admit I was a bit jealous when Apple released pic related around the same time
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>>68907654
Commodore 64, the ultimate in simple design. Mmmmmmm.
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>>68907828
But nearly every machine around that time was a one-piece. Of course, I subjectively agree with you (I cut my teeth on the '64), but objectively, it's a hard sell.
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>>68907654
Early 00s cases were a mistake. I can hear the Linkin Park from here.

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https://forum.blackmagicdesign.com/viewtopic.php?f=21&t=83411

>We are pleased to announce the release of DaVinci Resolve 15.2.2.
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>>68906943
Looked at picture, read text. Still don't know what a resolver is. Golf clap.

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>>68887818
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>>68887818
I need to nakadashi Satania
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>>68900716
People like you that are destroying the world with misinformation and blatant disruption for the sake of being disruptive and corporative.


>Make a phone that protects one's freedom of data and compatibility with standard accessories
>Is a problem because it has libre in it's title and employs people who actually gives a shit about software and hardware engineering
>Meanwhile the "right" asks Google:
>>But my daughter's iPhone tho
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>>68889271
The OP description literally makes fun of metoo. How are they SJW?
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baste

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Welcome to /fglt/ - Friendly GNU/Linux Thread.

Users of all levels are welcome to ask questions about GNU/Linux and share their experiences.

*** Please be civil, notice the "Friendly" in every Friendly GNU/Linux Thread ***

Before asking for help, please check our list of resources.

If you would like to try out GNU/Linux you can do one of the following:
0) Install a GNU/Linux distribution of your choice in a Virtual Machine.
1) Use a live image and to boot directly into the GNU/Linux distribution without installing anything.
2) Dual boot the GNU/Linux distribution of your choice along with Windows or macOS.
3) Go balls deep and replace everything with GNU/Linux.

Resources: Please spend at least a minute to check a web search engine with your question.

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>>68901392
I was only tryna help.
Did you replace 10 with 7/Vista/XP btw? 10 is like ass but not delicious.
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Any good, valid alternative to Calibre?
I want to get rid of any Python 2 package.
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>>68907039
Why?
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What's a good software launcher in the same vein as Butler for OS X?
Ctrl+space bar insta opens floating window to type software name, then Enter to open.
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>>68907697
dmenu

Guys, this is our chance.
>US bans Huawei
>China retaliates by banning Apple
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>be chinese
>watch winnie the pooh
>get executed by firing squad
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>>68905628
Its not about that. Even the more moderate ones slide the scale torwards islam. Those moderate nuslims are the ones who wont complain about a few things we disagree with and as more of them come the further the slide tips because those modererate ones will tolerate ones that are juuust a little more radical and before you know it we are in durka durka land.
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>>68877301
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>>68896657
here is a 100
weigh me some chinese lolis
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based

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Does /g/ enjoy the dying art of tasteful laptop stickers?
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>>68905803
Faggot.
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Sup,
thinking of getting cute weeb stickers like OP
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I want to slap my work laptop full of corny ironic stickers. Where can I get those? I'd love to have "Kode with Klossy" as proud masthead followed with "#girlsWhoCode" and "RailsGirls". I'm 2m tall obvious male.
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putting stickers on your laptop is like vaping in public: people will laugh at you for being a faggot behind your back

https://www.mikrobitti.fi/uutiset/mb/2720af4c-cc95-4c8d-9fcf-5d7767449419

Gnome researchers are investigating on possibilities of changing looks of Gnome and its icons.

Many users of Gnome took 3rd party looks instead of Adwaita which was made by the genuine Gnome team. It may be the time to offer something else than Adwaita.

The makers of Gnome actually already have something in mind but it hasnt been published to wider public.

A Gnome update comes in March 2019. The new looks might be included by then but it is not a promise to have it so soon.

HOWEVER the new looks WILL appear somewhere in 2019, and this is a promise.
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>>68899980
Who is responsible for saying "no" to that and creating current shit instead?
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>>68906555
GTK means Gnome Tool Kit.
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2019 will be the year of the Budgie desktop.
we'll be saved.
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>>68907795
No it doesn't...
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>>68907830
*gnome wayland

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I believe it's time we branch out as /csg/ are getting sick of us, especially those with higher end gear, and /hpg/ despise us for being poorfags who settle for lesser quality audio than their fancy STAX.
Let's give a thread dedicated to IEM's a go. All prices, brands, countries, etc are welcome. Post reviews, give purchasing advice, etc.
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Anyone care to suggest some cheap IEM (10/20€) and some decent ones (50+)?
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>>68907640
>decent
I haven't had many fancy IEMs but the GR07 37 is pretty good with EQ. It's rather bassy without, slightly v-shaped I think.
RE-400 is also pretty good but boring at times, not much highs or lows either.
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>>68907640
>cheap IEM (10/20€)
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>>68905920
>>68907766
>left earphone stops working
Hehe nothin personnel gweilo
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>>68907837
Hasn't happened to me

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OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition Edition

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
https://kimovil.com/en/frequency-checker


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>>68907574
better than being a fat fuck
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Is a Pixel 2 Xl worth buying new for $500 atm?
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>>68907557
I'm stuck with OPO because of that curved screen corners meme, they are all horrible. I was ready to buy new top tier phone yesterday but just couldn't, they all look like toys.

also /fit/ can maybe help you help your wrists
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>>68907746
You can buy the 128 GB variant of the Mi 8 for less than $400. And it comes with a Snapdragon 845, along with 2 GB of RAM extra (with 8 being available as well).
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It seems like nobody likes the notch meme, they either hate it or just tolerate it. Why are they pushing it so hard?

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Reminder that they literallly clean themselves with their hands. Enjoy your poo, isheeps.
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based
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>>68899370
b&r
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>>68899370
Based
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itoddlers BTFO


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