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Signed On Jul 12, 2000, 17:57
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News Comments > Op Ed
6. Re: Op Ed Mar 7, 2016, 21:33 DangerDog
 
If microsoft wants to sandbox something they should start with the web browser, it should be easy as clicking a button to purge all content from your browser and all the files accumulated from browsing the web should be sandboxed.

They seem unwilling to do that, maybe because they want to data mine those files.
 
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News Comments > Valve Teases Free VR Experiments in The Lab
1. Re: Valve Teases Free VR Experiments in The Lab Mar 7, 2016, 14:52 DangerDog
 
How long before ebay turns into a dumping ground for "seldom used" VR systems?  
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News Comments > Hitman DirectX 12 Support
3. Re: Hitman DirectX 12 Support Mar 5, 2016, 15:12 DangerDog
 
This article reports that DX12 is forcing vsync on.

What we are seeing is the first implications of a new pipeline for graphics and compositing. WDDM 2.0 (Windows Display Driver Model) is a very big shift from what existed previously with WDDM 1.3. The days of exclusive fullscreen gaming may be on the way out as Microsoft shifts developers and hardware vendors into a standard path through the OS compositor rather than bypassing it. Implications for this change are only beginning to be understood, but letís see how it affects Ashes of the Singularity today.
[url=http://www.pcper.com/reviews/General-Tech/PC-Gaming-Shakeup-Ashes-Singularity-DX12-and-Microsoft-Store[/url]
 
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News Comments > No Man's Sky in June; Preorders Underway
7. Re: No Man's Sky in June; Preorders Underway Mar 3, 2016, 21:21 DangerDog
 
I've read the "goal" of the game is to make it to the center of the universe, I'm sure those people who enjoy exploration in Elite Dangerous will be up to the task.

The nano-bots being omnipresent on every planet seemed a little silly to me, here's an open world game but then put nano-bot police that come after you if you start killing lifeforms.
 
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News Comments > Morning Tech Bits
4. Re: Morning Tech Bits Mar 3, 2016, 17:17 DangerDog
 
Seems like IBM tried to turn their business into a completely service oriented one much like HP and most large companies are doing their own IT internally.

If only they could go back to the good old days of mainframes where they were the only game in town for support.
 
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News Comments > The Division Launch Day Plans
6. Re: The Division Launch Day Plans Mar 3, 2016, 03:06 DangerDog
 
Darks wrote on Mar 2, 2016, 22:10:
Retired wrote on Mar 2, 2016, 21:57:
Huge sales of 35% and more all around the place. Must not be selling well.

Wrong, this happens with every game that's about to get released. Its called flash selling and promotes the game even more. I could have bought the new Far Cry game from GMG last week for 33 dollars. does that mean that game didn't sell well either?

lol, actually... yeah I bet Far Cry Caveman game isn't selling all that well. They should have gone full Jurassic Park - who cares about authenticity just look at that ARK game.

As for The Diversion, I bet it does alright. Feels like a lull in games being released right now, but it'll hold most peoples attention for three to six weeks. The next flash in the pan game will be Doom in May.
 
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News Comments > Far Cry Primal Released
16. Re: Far Cry Primal Released Mar 2, 2016, 01:54 DangerDog
 
Needs more Sleestak's  
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News Comments > Tom Clancy's The Division Trailer
11. Re: Tom Clancy's The Division Trailer Mar 2, 2016, 01:43 DangerDog
 
ledhead1969 wrote on Mar 2, 2016, 01:06:
http://amzn.to/1XZX1UQ

What did they do to those keys? that looks terribad

first reviews are in

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gmT1nZowx8o
 
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News Comments > Homefront: The Revolution Pre-purchase Bonuses
1. Re: Homefront: The Revolution Pre-purchase Bonuses Mar 2, 2016, 01:38 DangerDog
 
word on the street is this is pretty, pretty bad  
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News Comments > The Division NVIDIA Trailer
10. Re: The Division NVIDIA Trailer Mar 1, 2016, 19:39 DangerDog
 
GarthZombie wrote on Mar 1, 2016, 16:27:
DangerDog wrote on Mar 1, 2016, 15:24:
The atmosphere is the main selling point for the game, I don't think it'll have the longevity that some people are hopping for.

The only hook is to grind for higher DPS weapons... so you can kill people and AI faster with no end game?

Are you some kind of wizard? You mean, in like, no other online shooters you don't grind for higher DPS to kill things faster? *mind blown*

Depends on the game, but with this one there's really no competitive multiplayer modes so the satisfaction of being able to kill players faster is short lived.
 
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News Comments > The Division NVIDIA Trailer
6. Re: The Division NVIDIA Trailer Mar 1, 2016, 15:24 DangerDog
 
The atmosphere is the main selling point for the game, I don't think it'll have the longevity that some people are hopping for.

The only hook is to grind for higher DPS weapons... so you can kill people and AI faster with no end game?
 
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News Comments > Forza Motorsport 6: Apex for Windows 10
21. Re: Forza Motorsport 6: Apex for Windows 10 Mar 1, 2016, 15:16 DangerDog
 
Sounds like a demo to try to get people to buy the full version on an xbone.

 
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News Comments > HTC Vive Preorders This Morning
17. Re: HTC Vive Preorders This Morning Feb 29, 2016, 14:17 DangerDog
 
Prices will come down, display technology will improve. When it's down to $200-$300 for a headset then maybe it'll be something to geek out on for the masses.

Google "cardboard" was a toy to play around with VR but the concept of utilizing your cellphone for VR on the cheap is actually gaining traction. I hadn't realized till I came across some videos about Trinus VR http://trinusvr.com/
 
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News Comments > Sunday Tech Bits
14. Re: Sunday Tech Bits Feb 29, 2016, 01:25 DangerDog
 
Kajetan wrote on Feb 28, 2016, 19:00:
DangerDog wrote on Feb 28, 2016, 18:08:
global recession if not another great depression looms large on the horizon.
Yes, everything is sooooooooooo terrible!

No you're right, everything is fine. go back to watching sports or dancing with the stars.
 
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News Comments > Sunday Tech Bits
5. Re: Sunday Tech Bits Feb 28, 2016, 18:08 DangerDog
 
I don't think we'll make it to robotic automation that quickly, there's a speed bump in the way that's going to grind everything to a halt.

global recession if not another great depression looms large on the horizon.
 
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News Comments > WW1 Battlefield 5 in October? [Updated]
30. Re: WW1 Battlefield 5 in October? Feb 26, 2016, 16:31 DangerDog
 
Wallshadows wrote on Feb 26, 2016, 16:21:
Maybe they are basing it off the historical documentary The Great Martian War from History.

lol

That would actually be fun though.
 
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News Comments > Ubisoft Fighting Hostile Takeover
19. Re: Ubisoft Fighting Hostile Takeover Feb 26, 2016, 15:38 DangerDog
 
New corporate directive from Vivendi, "make all games like call of duty"

I mean how hard could it be?
 
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News Comments > WW1 Battlefield 5 in October? [Updated]
27. Re: WW1 Battlefield 5 in October? Feb 26, 2016, 15:20 DangerDog
 
It's already been corrected, it now just says "multiplayer tactical shooter".

A Battlefield game that spanned across all major time periods would be interesting but not very feasible from a technical standpoint, very few assets could be reused ballooning the install size so something like 100gb.

A strictly WW1 focused Battlefield though wouldn't exactly be a commercial success.

ASeven wrote on Feb 26, 2016, 14:05:

Those who wish to know more about WW1, I recommend the excellent book A World Undone or the excellent channel The Great War, which tells the weekly news of the war as it happened 100 years ago.

that looks like a cool youtube channel, thanks.

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News Comments > The Division 60 FPS PC Trailer
1. Re: The Division 60 FPS PC Trailer Feb 24, 2016, 20:25 DangerDog
 
So it's capped at 60fps?

/cancels pre-order
 
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News Comments > Out of the Blue
6. Re: Out of the Blue Feb 23, 2016, 15:18 DangerDog
 
Hmmm what kind of monitor stand are you using? I generally don't splurge on ergonomic stuff too much but I wouldn't use anything other than ergotron monitor arms.

Ergotron LX

it says up to 25" but I'm using mine on a 27" 1440p korean monitor just fine.

if you look on slickdeals every once in a blue moon they go on sale for around $100.
 
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