rockycrrab said: Thanks for the reply! The reason why I didn't go with the 2500K is because I don't need to overclock. Intel H61 vs H67 vs P67 vs Z68 - General-Motherboard - Motherboards-Memory
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After reading a review of the Drobo FS, I became obsessed with network attached storage (NAS). I realised that a NAS device would neatly solve a couple of long-standing problems I hadn’t got around to fixing: data backup and data organisation. This post will explain how I picked the hardware and software for my NAS. To buy or to build? The Drobo FS itself, while a compelling product, is expensive. There are also some worrying stories of problems with poor read/write speeds, noise, and the slightly ropey client software. Building a NAS Server - Super User Blog
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OS X Lion: How to Do a Clean Install Update:This guide was written for OS X Lion in 2011, for a current guide to doing a clean install of OS X Mavericks, please view this updated post. OS X Lion is now available from the Mac App Store and we know that many of you are preparing or have already started downloading and installing the new cat. Because installation takes place entirely from within the Mac App Store, the usual "clean install" option isn't present. If you've followed our guide for preparing your Mac for Lion, you're probably in good shape to proceed with an upgrade. If, however, you long for the ability to do a clean install without having to first install Snow Leopard and THEN install Lion, Mashable has you covered. If you want to create a bootable USB stick or burn a DVD of OS X Lion, read along.
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Steam: Now an OS, a (Mini-ITX based) Machine, and a ControllerApril 09, 2014 Not content with building Steam, the world's most successful games delivery platform, Valve have released the first beta of SteamOS – a "free operating system designed for the TV and the living room". SteamOS is effectively their own strain of Debian Linux bundled with graphics drivers and a Steam client capable of downloading and playing a growing range of games. Valve are well positioned to create an entirely new gaming platform for big screen devices – their Steam client has been in existence for over 10 years, has 40+ million registered users and over a million users in-game at any point. SteamOS adds playable game streaming from another Steam client and the obligatory streaming media services to the mix.