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Buy new or upgrade non-gaming PC?

There is no secret that everyone would like to have newest technology at their hands. This applies not only to computers, but also cars, appliances, phones and anything else you can think of. Let’s leave the rest and stick with computers. There are many types of people depending on how they use their PC’s. I can think of gamers, hard core gamers, browsers, active in social networks, movie watchers, writers, designers, scientists and even more. Actually it doesn’t matter how many groups there are or what they do. It matters if you are satisfied with what you get. Probably the hardest life is for gamers. In order to play latest games with best settings, they have to be in front when speaking of computer performance. If budget allows they invest in high end graphical cards, overclocks CPUs that leads to need of good cooling systems. Big monitor or multiple of them is also one of priorities. If you fall in this category, then you all set for the rest workload you can think of.

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Refreshing your computer gear

Computer is probably number one place where we spend the most time. We normally use it for many things including work, study, playing games, watching movies and socializing with friends. It is important to keep PC workplace comfortable and attractive. Computer itself needs refreshing from time to time. When it is still quite new, I mean up to few years old, you may want to upgrade some parts like HDD, RAM, Video card. They can revive PC to new performance level, but if you are looking for more drastic change in performance, then you should think about getting new PC. But in most cases simple upgrade gives a better feeling. Simple replacement of magnetic hard drive with SSD will give you noticeable improvement. I think this step should be first in your list. You will get much faster boot time, faster loading applications and quieter work. SSD in my opinion is also more reliable because there are no mechanical moving parts that can fail.

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The Networked Graffiti Wall is Awesome!

Do you have a crush on the magnificent Graffiti Wall and wish to build it for your own use? Well, the only problem is you didn’t familiar with the Graffiti Wall and you may think it’s a hard to develop project. Honestly, the giant LED graffiti wall project won’t take too much of time and money. Once you have built it, you can use it to watch a live feed of user animations. If you refer to the above figure, you can clearly see that the TCP/IP graffiti wall is actually a very easy to develop project, where you need here are PC, Database, client and the graffiti wall itself!

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