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Intel is better for gamin...

quality thread
Intel is better in everything actually
Watch the video then come back and tell me that.
OP here. I forgot the link

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Gnome is fucking good. Fuck off i3 ricer faggots.
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>I thought the point of Linux was that you don't have to use a hideous out of the box DE
Desktop threads aren't representative of the Linux community.
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How is it better than i3?
>gnome is good

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>GNU/Linux questions?

>PC building?

>Programming questions?

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>How to stop being poor?
Be smart with all your expenses. Learn to cook cheap. Don't waste money on disposable or unnecessary shit. Prioritize saving. Figure out a better paying job you can do and invest in the necessary training/education. Don't have kids.
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What sounds most reasonable to native speakers? Or other suggestions?

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How do people justify running slow bloated single-threaded deprecated garbage in 2020 - 1?
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>it's possible that multithreading will as well in the near future.
No it's not. Elisp and emacs were made for single threading from the ground up.
It's possible, and work is being done towards multithreading. Dynamic binding was one of the big obstacles, in fact.
>They are not a philosophy in the academic sense of the word.
They will be once my paper is published.
But Gnu is not unix

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>arch linux
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Where do you get that he is Lebanese? Because he has dark eyes?
akshually the middle east used to be roman, so arabs are white
Arabs don't extend as far as Lebanon. Arabs are more southern.
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Using the retarded new definition of Arab.

/mkg/ - BIG Edition

>Buyer's template:
>Where to Buy:
>Group Buys
>Keyboard wiki
>Keyset wiki
http://keypuller.com (https://web.archive.org/web/20161101152119/http://keypuller.com/)

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If I want to mod my keyboard, I will get one with replaceable switches. But it's still nice to hear that they take care of this stuff. I just want something that just werks.
browns are shit hence their color. Stop buying browns you retards. Do research and don't settle
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Reminder topre and cherry are reddit gateron and kailh are the only non reddit switch makers
No, they are not. They actually do last longer, but by how much depends on the quality.
Nice try you reddit shill. everyone knows the biggest reddit switch of all time is a rebranded gateron.

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Why does almost everyone use iPad for their tablet instead of other products? iPad is needlessly bloated and overpriced. (I haven't had it tho). Is iPad that good or Is it everyone deluded by iMeme?
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ipad is actually rated #1 as carefully reviewed by notebookcheck:


ITT: people don't know shit about technology
>this is bloated and overpriced
>haven't had one so I don't know if the product fits my needs
The absolute state of /g/
I've been using my iPad Air 2 for over 4 years at this point. The battery is starting to read inaccurately, but that's expected after 4 years. If it gets worse I can simply open it up and plop a new one in, but it isn't a major issue yet.

I use an android phone and have a Linux desktop, but still enjoy using iOS for tablets. Haven't found anything comfier to use for reading doujins at 2 AM
In my opinion since I've had two iPad minis previously, iPads work really well but you're still better off just using a laptop. And most android tablets are either complete junk, under-powered, or are just as overpriced as iPads but work just as well.

Just my two cents. I've used both.
Bought my iPad mini 2 (retina) in 2015 March, using ever since. Its amazing for what Im using it for (casual gaming, music, duckduckgoing stuff etc) and still has a decent performance. Though I remember it was shit for a while when Apple intentionally slowed it down with iOS 10... that said, the latesr OS made it almost faster than it had originally been and I bet that Android tablets have a much shorter lifetime. Im not an Applefag but I read it multiple times that their iPads are the best deals, as they are value for money, and you dont upgrade them as often as a smarphone.

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What are you working on, /g/?
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I've looked at Rust and it looks like a very good language but like someone said
>What do you even use Rust for?
Also the only language I really know is C# but to an intermediate degree, I've tried learning C++ in the past but there wasn't any learning resources available for poorfags like me.
Explain. I'm looking at the languages from a Java view and trying to decide what works best for me. I'm assuming this has to deal with ownership.
if you only know java then the borrow checker will be confusing and annoying
Well what's the alternative? Just take the archaic C++ in the ass and be done with it?
honestly not one bit of C++'s idiosyncratic nonsense is as bad as the borrow checker

What's current year /g/'s consensus on Chromebooks?
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They are shit, especially the ARM-based ones.
The good is that they are cheap, small, and usually run a RISC Acorn CPU, which affords it much better battery life due to the reduced power draw. This makes them ideal for school kids who really only need a word processor, calculator, and a web browser.
The bad is that the software pre-installed is all Google, which has some severe implications for security. This is a worry, since Chromebooks are mostly geared towards minors. Yes, Chrome OS is GNU/Linux, but with so many layers of Google abstraction it isn't really obvious.
They could have been OK if they continued to be cheap.

Give me a single example where a blockchain was used for something useful.
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memes and russia backing anti-ukrainian politicians in ukraine
Post some CP and I'm sure I'll find out
no. forex trading and some othet legal applications for it exist.

being able to buy drugs, launder money, and evade taxes are good things though.
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outside of currency and proof-of-timestamps for documents, I can't conceive of any blockchain uses that a standard database could not also serve
That was like the only thing I used it for. Spent all of my BTC on weed and psychedelics in January 2018 and never looked back.
That shit is too much cancerous gambling

So /g/, why aren't you using a Pentium MMX?

Because I want to multitask
is it backdoor free? I doubt it
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>Not wanting backdoors
But Anon, party's in the rear!

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>get A+ cert
>have customer service experience
>have call center experience
>still cant get any fucking entry level IT jobs like help desk or basic tech support
what the FUCK am i doing wrong?!
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Are you me? I have all of those things and I had to call in a favor to get the job I have. Only making just above 50k but its better then nothing.
I caught this for a manager who only needed to view EPS files. The assfuck at adobe refused to require us only Photoshop so I let that expire and used a corporate card. 800$ a year saved because I just asked the user what they actually need.
If not getting interviews, work on making resume look more presentable and check for mistakes that make you look dumb out the gate. Also put experience for stupid applications like office and acrobat and experience doing the most common things you'd likely need to do on the job. 9/10 your certs aren't even know by whomever is doing the filtering, and if you only have 1, that makes non-technical people think you have little drive.

If you are getting interviewed, it's something with YOU, be it your appearance, hygiene, or personality.

Make sure you are 5 min early to the interview. Don't come too early or you are making the interviewer need to rush (even if you don't intend for them to), and DON'T come late (gives worst first impression). Sit in the parking lot for a while if you have to.

Dress to impress (dress shirt, tucked, slacks).

Showered, brushed teeth, smell neutral (don't go heavy on cologne or body spray, just get deodorant on your pits.)

Express passion for field. As others have said, let them know that you like tinkering with computers/servers in your free time and have a home lab of your own). Stay in comfort zone of IT field if you don't have small talk game. As long as you make a good impression, even if they don't go for you for this job, if you leave a good enough impression, they keep you in mind in case things go south or they need more help. Some jobs if they have enough budget even make up positions to get good hires if they think you are worth it.

Once you get more experience under your belt, much easier.
So true.

I do the same stuff myself and get about 62K if I work overtime (easy).
Be me
>No certs
>2 year IT related degree at now closed school
>worked shit IT related jobs through schooling
I get call backs in under a week for about 30% of applications/resumes put out.

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Gimme your comfiest stations /g/uise.
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please someone post the german dude's with the kiki delivery service projection and plants please
No but we generally call them mats instead of pads in Europe
Poor != comfy
Jesus, paint your window already.

Which VPN service does /g/ use? I am mostly interested in the privacy aspect. Are you aware of any stories that either of them shared their logs with 3rd parties?
I agree but extremely slow.
PIA, long as I can torrent and the name is mostly reliable I'll go for it
I don't like that VPN's are starting to advertise online, more public awareness means legislation on them may passed.
sentinel.co you fools.

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>Linux is better for programming!
How is that even remotely true when it doesn't have Visual Studio?
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Community edition is free
Satan's choice(tm)
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>visual studio
It has VS code if you want bloated microsoft cancer.

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