• selfconfessedcynic posted a message in the forum topic Confirmed: Amazon Has Purchased Twitch. on the General Discussion board

    @larmer said:Interesting that Twitch got like twice as much money for their acquisition than Oculus did.Yup - Twitch is earning some income now (not sure if they've started turning a net profit yet) w...

  • selfconfessedcynic posted a message in the forum topic 780 GTX Owners, help!. on the PC board

    @dark said:@selfconfessedcynic: with the 290 you want to keep the temps below 85, use a custom fan setting to achieve it, if you let it get into the 80s it will start to under clock the card by 20-30%...

  • selfconfessedcynic posted a message in the forum topic 780 GTX Owners, help!. on the PC board

    @dave_tacitus said:@chumley_marchbanks: Hmm, more food for thought. Good price too and seems to be one of the shortest 780s I've seen. Bought a fair bit from ebuyer over the years and always found th...

  • selfconfessedcynic posted a message in the forum topic 780 GTX Owners, help!. on the PC board

    @jarmahead said:I might hold off on that upgrade. We still aren't super sure on when the 800 series is coming and it's going to be a doozy from all appearances. But they may only be a month or two awa...

  • selfconfessedcynic posted a message in the forum topic 780 GTX Owners, help!. on the PC board

    @dave_tacitus: Hey mate - I don't have a gtx 780 myself since I opted for for R9 290 (if you're not into the fancy nvidia-specific features like G-Sync, it's the better buy as most sources would agree...

  • selfconfessedcynic posted a message in the forum topic Helping out a Navy serviceman and his wife.. on the Off-Topic board

    Hmm - just out of interest, as a person serving in the Australian military, this sounds pretty unfair.We have the option of arranging for our own travel in circumstances like this and then getting rei...

  • selfconfessedcynic posted a message in the forum topic Guide - How to fix Windows 8. on the PC board

    Haha, this is exactly what I did when I installed win8 as well. Definitely made the OS more usable to me.Sadly even 8.1 isn't as good as 7 when dealing with unstable overclocks, so I went back.

  • selfconfessedcynic posted a message on the post How to Build a BEAST: Episode 02.

    I love these making-of style videos, and would LOVE to see that more in-depth one you mentioned regarding cabling etc.

  • selfconfessedcynic posted a message on the post Quick Look Solo: Silent Hills (P.T.).

    @lackingsaint said: @mlarrabee said: Kind of a weird thing to stick on, but I really wish the digital clock progressed. It just seems so out of place in such a gorgeously rendered house.I really hope ...

  • selfconfessedcynic created a list GOTY 2014 [In Progress].