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A variation of the ‘bait and switch’

There are people out there doing something called ‘bitcoin mining’. They have found some sort of way to use specific graphics cards to make this easier. Because of them, just about all computer stores that have these cards have deliberately … Continue reading

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Really?

Get up this morning, get the the purrkids fed, get the coffee started, take care of feline toileting receptacles. Boot up computer…. or should I say press power button.  *Click* nothing.  Check to see if Ziggy managed to unplug something. … Continue reading

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Garmin, you really suck

My old Samsung Galaxy 5, which had Navigon by Garmin on it, took a fall and starting having issues. So, I got a new Samsung S7 and used SmartSwitch to import all my apps.  I started up Navigon, and got … Continue reading

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Oh, my desktop computer,

How I have missed you! Let’s try not to have another meltdown, ok?  Had a bit of a panic when I got  NTLDR is missing when I first booted up.  Then I remembered, just go into the BIOS and change … Continue reading

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The set up isn’t pretty, but it works

Have my Sony Vaio laptop running Windows 8 with two USB  hubs.  And I have both 23″ monitors, HDMI port, and DVI to USB set up.  I have the laptop lid closed, so only the two external monitors are visible. … Continue reading

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Earth to Seagate Technologies..

No where in any of my correspondence with you did I ask you, request from you, financial assistance in the costs of the data recovery of the faulty drive you sent to me to replace the faulty drive I sent … Continue reading

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Dear Seagate

Screw you. Yes, I know you replaced the faulty drive 2 years ago, but I have something I need to say.  When I sent my faulty drive back to you, and you sent one back after your tests showed what … Continue reading

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