Tag: Nvidia

More Laptop Problems

So, recently my laptop has randomly displayed a blank screen in the middle of my work, out of nowhere. Pressing any keys does nothing. I have to press the power button to shut down the laptop and boot it again. I’m not sure how common of a problem this is. I’ve never experienced such an …

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Linux Nerds: Don’t Buy An AMD/NVIDIA Laptop

Do you love Linux? I love Linux. But Linux has a problem. Well, there are 2 problems. One, you cannot access the NVIDIA X Server Settings. And two, the laptop reboots with the screen at maximum brightness. Supposedly this has something to do with Linus Torvald’s new screen brightness scheme. But I’m blaming this on …

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AMD & NVIDIA: The Enemies Of Linux

I just can’t get a break from these dumbass computer hardware manufacturers and their stupid fuckups. One of the reasons I wanted a new laptop was to be able to run almost any Linux distro without any issues. But that doesn’t seem to be the case, does it? I’ve been waiting for several weeks for …

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Purchasing A Laptop: Considering The Specs

In the previous article, I talked about the options that I had. And I discussed the internals of those laptops. Now why would I review the internals first? Well, your typical consumer will look at the specs and the price and make their purchase based on those two points. But I, ain’t no typical consumer. …

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Purchasing A Laptop: Considering My Requirements

I’ve wanted a laptop to replace my Lenovo S20-30 netbook for about 2 years now. During the first 2 years of the netbook, I kinda pushed myself to accept and deal with it. But then, I got tired of optimizing my OS to run on the netbook. Multitasking was a nightmare, and it was just …

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