Don’t Buy this USB Hub on eBay

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Stuff I bought on eBay.

So I was looking on eBay for cheap computer stuff I could use or give away and I came across cheap USB hubs, I remembered people saying their laptop only had two or three ports and it wasn’t enough so I decided to get some.

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The Change of Processor Power in the Past Four Years

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The time old question about how much more powerful desktop computer processors have changed in the past few year can be answered. I will take a sample of processors from around 2009/2010 and provide a basic comparison between present day 2014 processors. Note that models and equivalent of each time period is difficult to gauge and can be very subjective, I tried to find fair comparisons. This write up also focuses on the basics and most noticeable changes in technology and trends.

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Can Your Computer Run Windows 10

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Windows 10 is just around the corner and Microsoft is offering a one year window to upgrade to the Windows 10 operating system for free, but some people maybe thinking if their computer can handle the change.

Microsoft is offering a free upgrade for computers running Windows 7 or 8, but if your computer is Windows XP or Vista and your looking to upgrade you’ll have to pay a fee, however, if you are running an older operating system such as XP or Vista you may also be wondering if your computer can handle it.

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News, Updates and What’s Up [2015-01-12]

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Some news and updates with mostly reflections of 2014. I will actually talk about myself this time.

First for the news, I’ve posted my Projects year end report that covers what happened in 2014, what was done what was not. I also posted the Projects for 2015 overview, maybe next year all projects will be multimedia related, figures crossed.

I have created a Java Script Class to change how the Select element looks in most web browsers, I call it button type, it’s to help users of my future Web Apps distinguish editable drop down fields and non-editable button style drop down fields. Very cool, but only applies to a limited number of web browsers.

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2015 Production Schedule

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Production schedule as of January 03, 2015. The following information is a general overview of all projects slated for 2015 by Patcoola.

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2014 Annual Production Report

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What was slated and what was actually done in 2014 by Patcoola.

2014 Production Schedule
2014 Year’s End Projects Overview

Production Details

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