• keyvin posted a message in the forum topic What sort of game should be set in your hometown?. on the General Discussion board

    A horse breeding/training/racing simulator would fit about right.Edit: also betting.

  • keyvin posted a message in the forum topic What do you recommend for an "Indie/GOG" Machine?. on the PC board

    Just get the lowest end core i3, and a geforce 750 ti. That should be good enough for a *very* long while if 720p doesn't look terrible on your TV. Those budget builds use a pentium IIRC, I'd recomm...

  • keyvin posted a message in the forum topic Can I do anything about this?. on the PC board

    Game was terrible, your PC is doing you a favor.

  • keyvin posted a message in the forum topic Most awkward films you have watched with your parents?. on the Off-Topic board

    Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan

  • keyvin posted a message in the forum topic Build a PC on a console Budget?. on the PC board

    @fakekisser said:I'll echo some of the other things said here:If you only want to spend $500 on a game machine, that is totally, totally acceptable, but you should buy a console, because games will c...

  • keyvin posted a message in the forum topic I'm 20, and i can't drink alcohol?. on the Off-Topic board

    If people ever ask you why you don't drink, all you have to say is court order. People usually don't follow that up with more questions.

  • keyvin posted a message in the forum topic I'm 20, and i can't drink alcohol?. on the Off-Topic board

    When you turn 21 your alcohol receptors grow in, much like wisdom teeth.How do you wind up throwing up after one mixed drink? Do you use a 44oz big gulp cup?Seriously though. Tropical drinks based of...

  • keyvin posted a message in the forum topic How do you make sure your rig can run a game?. on the PC board

    @devildoll said:@nudimon said: @therealmoot: Get Windows 8, I can get an OEM version for the same price as a new console game and a medium whopper menu.In desktop mode I enjoy Win 8.1 more than Win...

  • keyvin posted a message in the forum topic Old router affecting Wifi speeds?. on the Off-Topic board

    Have the number of wireless access points visible in your residence increased since you got your router? You share wireless bandwidth with every access point in range using a channel close to yours. ...

  • keyvin posted a message in the forum topic Can I get your guys opinion on this: How do I save money?. on the Off-Topic board

    The best way to save money is to make more money. Could you pick up some more hours or find a different job? I can't even pretend to make a budget revolving around $90 a week. That is $360 a month. $9...

  • keyvin posted a message in the forum topic Build a PC on a console Budget?. on the PC board

    @crysack said:Yeah, this is all well and good, but I wouldn't recommend building a PC like that. It's only a matter of time before 4GB RAM and 2GB of VRAM become insufficient - nevermind the relative...

  • keyvin posted a message in the forum topic Venting frustration at billing center/debt collector. on the Off-Topic board

    Don't worry. Medical collections are weighted extremely low in credit granting decisions. What really hurts is things that you had an agreement to pay in advance (credit cards, student loans). I had a...

  • keyvin posted a message in the forum topic How do you make sure your rig can run a game?. on the PC board

    To be more helpful with mobile GPUs. Compare benchmarks for your card to benchmarks for the minimum spec. Let's say you have a trinity A8 apu:http://www.videocardbenchmark.net/gpu.php?gpu=Radeon+HD+6...

  • keyvin posted a message in the forum topic Touch typing? . on the Off-Topic board

    I learned how to touch type when I was 28. I used a Linux program called gtypist. Just do the drills and stick with it and you will be typing 70wpm+ in no time. Just don't get in the habit of looking...

  • keyvin posted a message in the forum topic Build a PC on a console Budget?. on the PC board

    @vackillers said:@taku128 said: @ezekiel said: Does it take optimization into account? You won't be able to run new console games well with that for long.This is a very real concern, as the recommen...

  • keyvin posted a message in the forum topic How do you make sure your rig can run a game?. on the PC board

    Look at the recommended specs and assume that is what is needed to run the game on the lowest settings @1920x1080.

  • keyvin posted a message in the forum topic Computer Science Student Macbook or Desktop PC?. on the Off-Topic board

    @guppy507: One word: Emacs.

  • keyvin posted a message in the forum topic Computer Science Student Macbook or Desktop PC?. on the Off-Topic board

    It really depends on what your department uses for programming. I was a poor so I bought a really old IBM thinkpad and ran Linux on it. I got away with it because all the department work was done on ...

  • keyvin posted a message in the forum topic Share your computer rig. on the PC board

    Mine is a pre-built systemTexas InstrumentsProcessor: Intel 80286Ram: 512KBStorage: 728kb floppy (looking for a 1.44mb upgrade)Video Card: Monochrome 80 column text displayMonitor: Orange-ish monochr...