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by Desmon
Sun Jan 08, 2012 8:51 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: ready boost-ish?
Replies: 2
Views: 934

Re: ready boost-ish?

so i've been working on a really old pc of mine, and the idea hit me, would something like ready boost work on the raspberry? If so, would it have a real impact or just a placebo effect?
by Desmon
Thu Dec 29, 2011 7:41 pm
Forum: Off topic discussion
Topic: Any of you US citizens like voting and chocolate? So do I! Help me out!
Replies: 6
Views: 1377

Re: Any of you US citizens like voting and chocolate? So do I! Help me out!

<t>It's not worth it anymore...kinder got ruined...the old toys were 81349813481487193481784891437198 times better...last 3 suprises :<br/> <br/> - a paper thingy that you throw from one another<br/> <br/> - a paper thingy that inflates and tries to imitate a balloon<br/> <br/> - a plastic skier tha...
by Desmon
Thu Dec 29, 2011 7:37 pm
Forum: Off topic discussion
Topic: looking for advice on OC and unlocking
Replies: 3
Views: 1145

Re: looking for advice on OC and unlocking

guess I'm doomed, no help anywhere. oh well, maybe 2012 will bring me more luck.
by Desmon
Thu Dec 29, 2011 7:36 pm
Forum: Off topic discussion
Topic: 500 Members!
Replies: 69
Views: 8148

Re: 500 Members!

Refugees from Modor probably
by Desmon
Wed Dec 28, 2011 7:01 pm
Forum: Off topic discussion
Topic: looking for advice on OC and unlocking
Replies: 3
Views: 1145

Re: looking for advice on OC and unlocking

Thanks for naming the sites, i might get lucky there. thank you very much.
by Desmon
Wed Dec 28, 2011 11:07 am
Forum: Off topic discussion
Topic: looking for advice on OC and unlocking
Replies: 3
Views: 1145

Re: looking for advice on OC and unlocking

<r>I have an old Phenom II 550 BE dual core, that i've just recently started to tweak since the warranty is almost out so I thought it's now or never. For those who know, it has 2 extra cores that are considered bad and are deactivate, but sometimes one or two of them are in fact working and you can...
by Desmon
Wed Dec 28, 2011 10:50 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: warranty
Replies: 31
Views: 7167

Re: warranty

too many opinions, best to wait until they actually sell it and see then where they stand.
by Desmon
Sun Dec 25, 2011 11:08 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: warranty
Replies: 31
Views: 7167

Re: warranty

Some people just don't get it...I said what I had to say, listen to it or not, understand it or not, I don't care, I'm too tired to explain simple stuff in complex ways so some people can understand. You must be one of those Iphone people.
by Desmon
Sun Dec 25, 2011 7:00 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Payment by cheque or postal order?
Replies: 5
Views: 1742

Re: Payment by cheque or postal order?

Does the same thing apply internationaly? Call me paranoid/old fashion but I just don't like purchasing online, I rather pay it when I receive it...or at the very least half and half.
by Desmon
Sun Dec 25, 2011 6:45 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: warranty
Replies: 31
Views: 7167

Re: warranty

<t>I'm not saying something like making a robot, using it as brain and wondering why it broke. I'm just saying what if it doesn't work out of the box, or use it corectly and within a week. 2 or a month it just dies, cos at the end of the day sh!t happens…and that's a fact of life. And here im talkin...
by Desmon
Sun Dec 25, 2011 3:23 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: warranty
Replies: 31
Views: 7167

Re: warranty

<t>imagine your the most unlucky person on the planet, and both of them are broken, would you buy a third? What if they are all sold out. Or maybe since your the unluckiest person on the planet the third one breaks after a while. Also there's also the thing that the device is 35 euros + VAT (don't t...
by Desmon
Sun Dec 25, 2011 1:44 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: warranty
Replies: 31
Views: 7167

Re: warranty

Then good thing I'm in the EU, but I was wondering how it wil be for everyone else. EH, guess we'll find out when they'll release it.
by Desmon
Sun Dec 25, 2011 1:25 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: warranty
Replies: 31
Views: 7167

Re: warranty

Does that mean that even the first batch will have some kind of warranty?
by Desmon
Sun Dec 25, 2011 9:35 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: warranty
Replies: 31
Views: 7167

Re: warranty

<t>Draufgänger said: <br/> <br/> <br/> Now I'm not trying to jinx it, the first batch probably will go without any problems, but theirs always that black sheep out there just waiting to cause some trouble.<br/> <br/> <br/> As I said, first batch will probably go without any problems, but stuff happe...
by Desmon
Sat Dec 24, 2011 11:54 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: warranty
Replies: 31
Views: 7167

Re: warranty

<t>I've seen a lot of post related to price, shipping, VAT and this got me thinking, what about warranty? Does it have any kind of warranty or do we just go by the "if it works it works...if not, buy another" ? I'm not just talking about you've just got it out of the box and it's not working but als...
by Desmon
Sat Dec 24, 2011 11:40 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Delivery to Russia
Replies: 12
Views: 2597

Re: Delivery to Russia

i can hardly wait until it's done
by Desmon
Mon Dec 12, 2011 11:35 am
Forum: Off topic discussion
Topic: Rant: Netbooks were better three years ago
Replies: 32
Views: 8410

Re: Rant: Netbooks were better three years ago

<t>ACER ASPIRE ONE AOD257...its about 300 $ and it just about everything you asked for<br/> <br/> but you could do so much better, your wrong, prices are at an all time low... you can get an Apu netbook with a dual-core 1.0/ 1.6 ghz ,10-11' each for 400$ like the Lenovo s205 or the Acer AO522 ... i ...
by Desmon
Sun Dec 04, 2011 10:42 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: 4 USB, no ethernet future version of Rasperry PI
Replies: 28
Views: 4970

Re: 4 USB, no ethernet future version of Rasperry PI

i take it your an iphone man...shame...
by Desmon
Sun Dec 04, 2011 10:36 pm
Forum: General discussion
Topic: 4 USB, no ethernet future version of Rasperry PI
Replies: 28
Views: 4970

Re: 4 USB, no ethernet future version of Rasperry PI

<r>Lan = is faster then wifi, Lan is easier to set-up, lan is cheaper, lan you can use just about anywhere... it's like one of those debaits when people compare a really good cheap phone with an iphone..."yeah it does that very well..but my iphone is so much better then this, i mean it does that and...
by Desmon
Fri Nov 25, 2011 11:17 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Publicity stunt...
Replies: 56
Views: 7828

Re: Publicity stunt...

giving rasberry pies (as in eatable) with a small led light show on them -> cheap, and it will make a lot of people curious and happy <-eats pie
by Desmon
Fri Nov 25, 2011 11:12 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Will you get the A or B? Why?
Replies: 56
Views: 11143

Re: Will you get the A or B? Why?

B -> media center:)
by Desmon
Fri Nov 25, 2011 11:10 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Getting Ready
Replies: 13
Views: 2453

Re: Getting Ready

oh yeah...i forgot about that....got one, but i\'m probably gonna use the ethernet, it\'s just plug & surf rather than plug & pls god give me a driver for this wifi stick!
by Desmon
Fri Nov 25, 2011 11:03 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Tick-tock...the Pi(e) is in the oven, when will it be ready?
Replies: 2
Views: 771

Re: Tick-tock...the Pi(e) is in the oven, when will it be ready?

<r>So, I can\'t wait to be able to buy a rb-pi board, so I decided to make a small probability topic, each user can say when they think it will be realease for comercial use and how likely they think that date is<br/> <br/> ex: there\'s 5 % chance that it will be realeased by november (yes put a ran...
by Desmon
Fri Nov 25, 2011 10:51 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: How did you find out about Rasperry Pi?
Replies: 23
Views: 4288

Re: How did you find out about Rasperry Pi?

read an article about a sweedish (hope i wrote it right) usb-stick-computer, mentioned something like \"there is also another project for around 20 $\"....I HAD TO INVESTiGATe:)
by Desmon
Fri Nov 25, 2011 10:40 am
Forum: General discussion
Topic: Getting Ready
Replies: 13
Views: 2453

Re: Getting Ready

<t>storage: sd card -> i have a few microSDhc one lying around (with converters), just got myself a 16 gb stick on a 50 % off sale<br/> mouse and keyboard -> i thought about using some old ones lying around but i just saw a wireless keyboard + mouse (one usb dougle) at 60% off....so i\'m pretty sure...

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