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  1. Shogun

    Dual Universe

    Has anyone been following this game? I'm actually the captain of the hype train here, i've read and watched every piece of media for this game and love the ideas behind it. I've already backed it on the Gold Reward because i think the game will be amazing! They have just started their...
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    The Division

    Anybody been paying attention to this? Not entirely sure when the propose of the game is atm, going to dig around a little more and see what i can find Looks good, most of my mates are getting it for PS4 so i can't play with them as i don't have one and they dont have PCs :(
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    New HDD and Dead HDD Data Recovery

    So yeah i dropped my laptop last night while it was on and it made a few funny noises, turned it self off, and made a dent in the floor! Luckily my OS drive is an SSD so that is fine, but my second HDD is a mechanical one and it seems to be buggered now. Windows isn't recognizing it anymore so...
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    Wireless Phone Charger

    Has anyone used/use one of these wireless chargers? Are they any good? My phone doesn't have a capability but i can get one of these stickers to enable it (http://www.amazon.co.uk/XCSOURCE-Universal-Wireless-micro-USB-BC318/dp/B00KRZTH1Q) The only issue i have with it is if it takes up the...
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    PC MoBo + RAM Upgrade/Fix

    So over the past few weeks (and years but few and few between) there has been a lot of crashes on the missus system which i think is to do with duff RAM. When i built the system i was given solid advice (on DW!) that the RAM was compatible with the mobo but after a bit of research it turns out...
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    Money Management & Accounting Software

    Hi! So it's a new day and just happens to be a new year! So i thought i'd try and manage my money a bit better and spend less on random crap! I've got a lot of stuff to pay of over the next year or so...and i want a new car :P I've seen a few programs before but never tried any of them. Any...
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    HDD/SSD - Swap/Clone

    So this new laptop has 2 HDD bays, i've ripped the Corsair Force 3 120GB SSD out of my old laptop and put it in this one. Everything seems to be good with the disk in this laptop. I'm wanting to use the SSD as the boot drive of course! The HDD is 750GB and already has 2 partitions on it:- OS...
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    New Laptop...for a change!

    So i have a nice heft tax rebate coming my way in a week or two, so you know what that means...NEW LAPTOP! :D I'm looking at spending around £750/£800 on a lovely gaming laptop which will see me fit for a few years. It has to have a good GFX card and be able to play games on (at least nearly)...
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    Cheap Upgrade Time + SSD

    So i'm looking at upgrading the missus hardware in her PC on a budget as it's getting rather sluggish, this is what she has so far: CPU: Intel Core i5 CPU 750 @ 2.67GHz (+ Noisy Stock Heatsink) Mobo: Gigabyte P55M-UD2 RAM: Corsair 4GB (2x2GB) DDR3 (CMX4GX3M2A1600C9) Graphics: XFX ATI Radeon...
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    Aerial Plug/Socket

    I've decided to upgrade the aerials on my Sky router as they suck! But i don't know what this type of connection is called, anyone know? http://postimg.org/image/obp2rmf0p/ http://postimg.org/image/pp65fjrld/ http://postimg.org/image/oc6jdp76t/ Sorry about the pictures, they aren't the best...
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    HDD Acting Up

    The missus HDD started acting up the other day and asking to check the disk on every start up so i'm wanting to run an in depth HDD scan to try and find any problems. I just got her to back up her most important files to Google Drive yesterday just incase it dies suddenly :/ What's the...
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    Tether Router to Smartphone?

    So i have a Galaxy Nexus and the missus has a iPhone 5 with iOS 7, and we both are on 3 with unlimited data plans with tethering allowed. At the moment i pay for my phone line (£13~ a month) from Sky which i only use for broadband, and get my broadband from them for free (or maybe £5 a month...
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    Driver Search/Update programs

    Has anyone ever used one of these? There's a few (Driver Detective and Driver Navigator are the main 2 i think) and they looks like they do a good job, but before i buy one i just wanted to know if anyone has any experience with them?
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    Laptop Bosd...unsure Of Cause...

    Ok so i've finally got a few hours spare to try and sort out the laptop that Gav sent me a month or so ago. Put in a brand new 128GB SSD as i had a spare one and the one that came with it was corrupt and buggered. I've tried to install XP 32bit on it and evertime i get to loading Windows (for...
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    Anti-Virus...again

    So i'm having to re-format the PC (See 'What Pisses you off?') and i'm not wanting to install any crap on it this time. At the moment i have AVG on it and it seems to be very verry slugish and the constant pop-ups asking me to buy it are really annoying. Any advise and recommendations on free...
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    Mp3 Tagging/album Art/sorting

    I have a lot of CD's and downloads that are all scattered over a few HDD and it's really pissing me off now, i need to sort it! What's the best way of doing it? I used to do it manualy, but the hell if i'm doing that now! Anyone have any decent app recomendations for this mamot task? Ta P.S...
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    Disc Jockey / Musical Thread

    +2 for vinyl. I've had my set of 1210's Mk 3 for about 5 year now and have a fairly large collection of vinyl that i'm proud of :) I always seem to get much deeper bass and louder music from vinyl rather than CDs. One thing i hate is when a 'DJ' turns up with his stupid Mac and uses Traktor...
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    The Sun Euro 2012 Dream Team Mini League

    So i've just entered my Euro 2012 team into The Sun website... We have a mini league at work, £10 each and a nice little prize fund at the end :) I was woundering if anyone else had created a team, or maybe create a CnS mini league? Doesn't have to be for money or anything just a bit of fun...
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    Accounting Software

    Has anyone used any sort of accounting software that they can recommend? At the moment i'm using KashFlow which is an online paid accounting software service. It is used by my accountant so i know they are getting a discount on the whole service and charging me the full wack. The problem is i'm...
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    Phone Upgrade

    Ok it's that time of year again when the contrat runs out and i get a new toy to play with! ;) The problem is i have no idea which one to get! I've been searching around and i'm struggeling to sift through the masses of Android phones trying to find out which ones have Android 4.0 on them or...