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  1. Yes, blue is definitely correct usage!

    Yes, blue is definitely correct usage!
  2. Mmm, you could have said knit-picking, i suppose...

    Mmm, you could have said knit-picking, i suppose .....
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    If you use a lot of the same programs every day...

    If you use a lot of the same programs every day then the 8GB SSD "cache" will make the laptop feel pretty fast. When you open a less frequently used program you'll have to wait on the 5400rpm hard...
  4. Garlic bread will boost sensitivity of the device...

    Garlic bread will boost sensitivity of the device ......
  5. Plugging in a flash drive and enabling Windows...

    Plugging in a flash drive and enabling Windows "Ready Boost" feature was a nice idea for computers with slow hard drives and small amounts of memory. It works by using the flash drive to hold data...
  6. Try these two online dictionary sites. Type in...

    Try these two online dictionary sites. Type in "unsecure" and see that there's no such word.

    http://dictionary.reference.com/

    http://www.merriam-webster.com/

    Or, even the Cambridge...
  7. Fred, here's a tip. May i politely point out that...

    Fred, here's a tip. May i politely point out that "unsecure" is not a word. In the context of your writing the correct word would be "insecure".

    There is a clear usage, however, for the word...
  8. " ... A word of warning: Many SSD and SED...

    " ... A word of warning: Many SSD and SED manufacturers offer a wipe utility for their drives. But security experts have found that these programs are not completely effective. I don't recommend...
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    Yes, except that it has ports for EXTERNAL drives...

    Yes, except that it has ports for EXTERNAL drives only.
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    I agree with Clint. Adding a PCI-e SATA...

    I agree with Clint. Adding a PCI-e SATA controller card is a good idea. These cards are powered by the PCI-e slot they plug into - no extra power required, at least not for the card itself. There is,...
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    This looks like a very convenient way to obtain...

    This looks like a very convenient way to obtain the audio stream but, really, 128 kBits/sec. is not even close to being good quality sound.

    One possible alternative, if nothing else works, is to...
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    On behalf of the Elite Class i thank you!!

    On behalf of the Elite Class i thank you!!
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    Win Deals - Easy Duplicate Finder

    Beware of this offer! Every review site that i checked said that the prog. will only remove 20 or so duplicate files. Beyond that you have to pay $39.95 to "upgrade" to the full deal. This is NOT...
  14. Mmm, no interest in such extended tests. Your...

    Mmm, no interest in such extended tests. Your interpretation of the results i presented differ from mine. These days HDDs are mainly useful to us for storing large amounts of data. SSDs in one form...
  15. OK, i'll go step by step. Taking the latter part...

    OK, i'll go step by step. Taking the latter part of my statement first it's basic science that the rotational speed of a spinning platter is greater at the outer edge than it is near the center of...
  16. Thanks, Dave. I'll look into a couple of those...

    Thanks, Dave. I'll look into a couple of those BOINC apps. It would be nice to contribute to some research! You mentioned that computers often seem to slow down over time. In addition to the usual...
  17. Can you control how much cpu usage seti@home or...

    Can you control how much cpu usage seti@home or folding@home uses? The reason i ask is that some years ago we dedicated a refurbished PC to folding@home, and cpu usage was 100% all the time. Because...
  18. You can edit or add track info to FLAC files with...

    You can edit or add track info to FLAC files with one of the editing programs mentioned by other posters, no problem. However, you will find .WAV files are not amenable in the same way. At home we...
  19. You are, of course, entirely correct regarding...

    You are, of course, entirely correct regarding the plural form - thingies. I shoulda realised you simply missed typing the S on the end of the wor . :cool:
  20. The extra 4 dots were to give you extra thinking...

    The extra 4 dots were to give you extra thinking time ....... !!
  21. In the interest of good grammar i feel obliged to...

    In the interest of good grammar i feel obliged to mention that thingy is spelled with a Y .......
  22. Noticed one item in the Startup programs list: ...

    Noticed one item in the Startup programs list:

    HP Officejet 6700 (NET) Logon ScanToPCActivationApp Hewlett-Packard Co. c:\program files\hp\hp officejet 6700\bin\scantopcactivationapp.exe

    Some...
  23. As far as i can tell it's HP or ... nothing!

    As far as i can tell it's HP or ... nothing!
  24. Good idea. And on that subject a support rep for...

    Good idea. And on that subject a support rep for WOW named Sheila just told me over the phone that "the computer works with any HP printer" and you get free tech support assistance for life. Pretty...
  25. Performance-wise, the Celeron 1037U that comes...

    Performance-wise, the Celeron 1037U that comes with the WOW is about on par with the entry-level Core i3 (both run at 1.8GHz). It is of similar performance to a 2.3GHz Core2Duo from a few years ago....
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