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  • Is Your Computer Stable?

    Over the last twenty years, I've probably built around a hundred computers. It's not very difficult, and in fact, it's gotten a whole lot easier over the years as computers become more highly integrated. Consider what it would take to build something very modern like the Scooter Computer: Apply a...

  • Woman dumps rare Apple I worth $200,000 at recycling center

    Yea Apple isn't open source or open hardware. However this piece of tech history would defiantly put my Intel 386 Tandy to shame... A Bay Area recycling center is attempting to track down an unidentified woman who dropped off a 1976-model Apple I in April, after the computer sold to...

  • I Just Installed Windows Mint.... Wait What?!

    My Sunday afternoon was spent installing Windows... wait... Linux... oh I don't know at this point. It's stable as hell but looks like most peoples desktop. I'll call this mashup: Windows Mint. OK, you caught me. I did not install windows at all. Instead I wanted to see how close...