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I Am a Computer Geek

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    I need help of a computer geek!

    So I have found someone on a dating site I'm interested in, she has sent me a message on that website but I can't open it because I'm not a full member. Now I've tried findjng her on Facebook but I can't find het at all, I know her first name and where she lives, that's it. I...
    irisjuuu irisjuuu 18-21, F 4 Responses Aug 23

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    that joined an MLM that everyone is calling a

    scam and doing good. My friends want to know what i'm doing but they were Soooooooooooooooo negative before i joined. Should i tell them or keep it to myself?
    Wellimtrying Wellimtrying 22-25, M 3 Responses Jun 6

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    I need help. I have a new domain,

    and hosting account registered and want to start a site. My goal is to make a site full of tutorials and news that make it easier for those without a lot of technical knowledge to better safeguard themselves against hackers, mass surveillance, privacy issues, anonymity issues...
    NullFaith NullFaith 26-30, M 2 Responses Jan 24

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    It's Not Like The Old Days

    (Prepare yourself to endure a rant..) I remember when the only people on the internet were geeks. I think I preferred that internet, when everything was novel, exciting and new, and everyone was smart and unusual. Nowadays you have everyone and their mum on the internet, and...
    emptyroads emptyroads 26-30, M 6 Responses Dec 10, 2010

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    My Sons Fb Page Was Hacked

    I have a 10 yr. old who has begged me for two years for a fb page. I unwisely relented. i watch his page very closely, and i know the password and all that other stuff. Everything was going fine until one day i noticed some really vile stuff being posted on his page. I'm pretty...
    stacie01872 stacie01872 36-40 2 Responses Aug 10, 2011

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    It was about time I started learning CMD

    programming. I feel so left behind. xD
    ari5t0crat ari5t0crat 18-21, F May 31

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    I don't show anyone my talent.

    I just know that I'm better than you! ^ ^ I'm not a hacker though o.o
    UselessBipolarKid UselessBipolarKid 13-15, F 1 Response Apr 16

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    Totally

    Career is a maze of things...P/Tmodel and spokesperson... but I loveeeeeeeeee designing web sites ...love to create... love to write...love music to listen to as I do all of this .. fly between Colorado and NYC ... so my laptop is my home .. If you are a Penauts fan like me...
    ActionJackson69 ActionJackson69 46-50, M Nov 25, 2011

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    French Computers A language instructor was

    explaining to her class that in French, nouns unlike their English counterparts, are grammatically designated as masculine or feminine. "House," in French, is feminine-"la mansion." "Pencil," in French, is masculine - "le crayon." One puzzled student asked, "...What gender is...
    jml2000 jml2000 56-60, M 3 Responses Apr 19

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    I have a question, i'm currently trying to

    program my TV but i don't know how, anyone know how to program transmitters for the Vestel TV? XD
    ScorpioShaun ScorpioShaun 13-15, M 2 Responses Oct 5

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    Are You a Computer Geek ?

    i thought i be higher but the test was harder then i thought I am a : Low Ranking Computer Geek. Definitely a Computer Geek, but low in the computer geek social structure you try, http://www.nerdtests.com/ft_cg.php
    erinjt erinjt 26-30, F 3 Responses Feb 19, 2009

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    gm451 gm451 16-17, M Sep 12

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    It's Weird

        I look at the things people post today and wonder why it is so hard for a person to Google or Yahoo search for information.  I use an auction site to look for hardware for my aging computers.  I'm amazed when a seller posts the model number and then everyone makes...
    PrairieDog71 PrairieDog71 41-45, M 3 Responses Jul 24, 2012

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    So I just upgraded my case

    and got rid of my heat seek and popped In some water cooling. Well what do you know the radiator cooling system uses 2 3pin fan connectors plus 2 more for my other fans inside which means more parts to order.
    bub1982 bub1982 31-35, M 1 Response Mar 5

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    I first started using the computer

    when I was 4 years old. When I turned 6, I started using the internet. I grew up with computers and video games. As time passed, I learnt quite a few things that children, the same age as me, usually don't. I started web-designing/graphic designing at the age of around 10. In...
    elzish elzish 18-21, F 3 Responses Jul 6

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    Life As An It Guy.. Pr0n!

    Every IT guy has been down this road.  You mess something up on your machine and you need me to look it. Fine.  But please do me a favor - think first and move your **** to some type of external media before you hand it over. Burn a CD, move it to a flash drive, flat...
    Findibulator Findibulator 36-40, M 4 Responses Jul 23, 2008

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    I know my way around computers

    and am very good at computers ask me anything about them or any ploblems you are having with your computer and I will try to help you
    andrewj2014 andrewj2014 18-21, M 3 Responses Aug 21

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    Anyone know a good brute force script

    for general everyday online accounts?
    RealityBlowsHD RealityBlowsHD 13-15, F 1 Response Jul 25

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    Raspberry Pi

    I was wondering if anyone has picked one of them up and what you have done with it. Did it live up to expectations? What about Android on a stick?  Any takers on that?
    Wasdoc Wasdoc 36-40, M Dec 29, 2012

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    I Was A Geek Before Geeks Were Cool

    And I'll be one even if after world moves away from us. When I went to college, there weren't very many schools that taught computer science, but I worked in high school writing accounts payable software for a car repair company. The computer was refrigerator sized and lived in...
    chromatic chromatic 41-45, M 2 Responses Sep 23, 2010

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    girlsdeadmonster girlsdeadmonster 18-21, F 3 Responses Mar 30

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    I really love programming too c: I have almost

    programmed my TV, i know C++, yet i have a IQ of 101 XD --- URL stands for Universal Resource Locator right? Just a guess, i don't even know xD
    ScorpioShaun ScorpioShaun 13-15, M 2 Responses Oct 5

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    Editing HTML to get whatever feeling you want

    in your status:If you want to update your status, but the feeling you want isn't on the very limited drop-down menu, then you can edit the HTML to get whatever feeling you want. I'm pretty sure this only works on computers and laptops.1. Right-click the drop-down menu and select...
    ThatAwkwardPanda ThatAwkwardPanda 13-15 Jun 22

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    My PC: intel i7 3770k @ 4.

    9GHz (stable), Asrock Fatality z68 pro Gen3, Adata XPG 2000MHz (8GB), 2x AMD Radeon HD 6970s in crossfirex, 2x OCZ Vertex 4 256GBs in RAID0 (because I can), 2x 2TB mech drives. CPU watercooled, not got round to doing the GPUs (probably wont until I upgrade. I also have an mITX...
    DogeBestFriend DogeBestFriend 26-30, M Feb 10

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    Anyone got dayZ standalone

    or dayZ mod for arms two need some mates(friends not lovers lol) to play it with
    Drea0o0 Drea0o0 13-15, M 1 Response Jul 7

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    Please Share Info & Experience On Free Backup Services Like Buddybackup, File Canyon, And Others

    I have found out this concerning meaningfully large online free storage : 4Shared 15 GB; one source says account deleted if no activity for 30 days Google Drive 15GB Copy 15GB; increased with referrals, 5 GB more by downloading the desktop or mobile app adrive.com 50 GB; 2GB file...
    conceptualclarity conceptualclarity 51-55, M 5 Responses Sep 12, 2013

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    I just finished building myself a super fast

    and slim desktop! Core i7 4770k @ 4GHz Asus Z87 ITX motherboard 16 GB DDR3 1600 MHz low profile RAM 1 GB GDDR5 low profile graphics card Intel 520 series SSD 240 GB 3 TB hard drive Blu-ray drive 350 watt 80 plus gold power supply All that in a desktop the size of a VCR player
    iGenius iGenius 18-21, M 2 Responses Jan 18

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    Not so much anymore. Technology has just

    gotten away from me. I still build my own computers and experiment with different equipment... but, I still don't have MS Server 2008 or SQL Server 2008 or 2010, whatever... so I don't know as much as I used to.
    AlwaysPersevere71 AlwaysPersevere71 41-45, M Apr 24

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    how do i contract or get other compaines

    that want to pay to put ads on my site
    elementalista elementalista 18-21, M Aug 26

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    ok so im trying to star a website

    but i dont know anyone who knows enough about computers and websites to help[ me finish it up and be an admin anyone want to help me i need 3 people to help
    elementalista elementalista 18-21, M 5 Responses Aug 26

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    I grew up in the 90s with a computer in my

    house. I also happen to be the unofficial IT guru at my job that sometimes tells IT how to do things.
    Sgm51ngc5194 Sgm51ngc5194 22-25, M 1 Response Sep 4

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    Once Upon A Midnight Dreary

    Once upon a midnight dreary, fingers cramped and vision bleary, system manuals piled high and wasted paper on the floor, longing for the warmth of bed sheets, still I sat there, doing spreadsheets. Having reached the bottom line, I took a floppy from the drawer. Typing with a...
    Joelwantsto Joelwantsto 46-50, M 1 Response Mar 20, 2012

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    I have over 1000 hours of gameplay on The

    Elders Scrolls: Oblivion (100 of those hours were unmodded!)
    TheFlipEffect TheFlipEffect 22-25, M 2 Responses Aug 1

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    Sat at a stupid computer conference I'm the

    only kid there they are all adults and I'm only 15 lol
    gm451 gm451 16-17, M 1 Response Sep 12

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    Just had a fleeting thought about studying

    Control Engineering and Robotics parallel with... Psychology... (And programming counted as hobby) AI! I'm COMING FOR YA!
    karasugi karasugi 18-21 Aug 17

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    I Installed Windows 7

    Hi Fellow geeks, First the disclaimer.  I'm not affiliated with Microsoft in any way.  I do work with PC's daily.  The following is just my opinion. I just downloaded and installed the (release candidate) version of Windows 7.  I love it. What is a release...
    beachdude46 beachdude46 51-55, M 1 Response May 21, 2009

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    I Basically Breathe Binary At This Point.

    I've been tearing apart computers and rebuilding them for almost 20 years now. I actually find it to be a relaxing hobby simply because it's one thing i have decent knowledge about and know how to fix if I make a mistake. Aside from knowing the hardware i know my way around the...
    JessicaMarie35 JessicaMarie35 31-35, T 2 Responses Oct 21, 2013

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    "Oh you work in IT? I have this problem with.

    .." As someone who is overqualified for my ****** dead end technicians role (as per the norm for technicians) The amount of people who now feel obliged to sit me down at their laptops or whatever else is mysteriously broken is immense. As if I can't get enough of fixing PC's for...
    Chamberlane Chamberlane 70+, M 3 Responses Mar 15

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    Last night I had to walk an older lady through

    a simple fix, She's 73 and wheelchair bound and it's really one of the few means of communication to the outside considering she lives alone. I basically had to talk her through turning her laptops internal wireless adapter back on over the phone. Took about 10 minutes. Most of...
    JessicaMarie35 JessicaMarie35 31-35, T Sep 6

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    B)

    My job/obsession. Simple as that...
    JasonChristopher JasonChristopher 36-40, M 1 Response Nov 26, 2011

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    NullFaith NullFaith 26-30, M 1 Response Dec 18, 2013

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    ok ok so i need to get more traffic

    for my site anyone wanna help me get more traffic to my site please
    elementalista elementalista 18-21, M 1 Response Sep 2

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    I am really good with computer stuff

    but it takes me a bit longer to learn something but I tend to do it better than other people after that.
    deleted deleted 26-30 May 24

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    image2fite image2fite 18-21, M Apr 16

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    I am am an I.T Security Specialist,

    I have a PhD. in Cryptography and a Masters in Computer Sciences and Programming. I am a qualified Penetration Tester and work with International companies and government agency's. I also write software to combat virus's.
    ultimatehacker ultimatehacker 26-30, M 6 Responses Oct 9

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    TheEmberLeader TheEmberLeader 22-25, M 2 Responses a week ago

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    Loving the enthusiasm,

    I'm new around here so let's hope this post goes well...I was first introduced to a computer 5 days before my 7th birthday (which is coincidentally Christmas) - and it was my own. Since then I've been addicted to the 'computer science' aspect of computing. I learnt HTML at 7...
    ButterRaz ButterRaz 16-17, M Jul 5

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    Next Generation Computer Hardware

    The single biggest innovation to look forward to in next generation computer hardware is what I like to call Frankenstein chips. Just as shrinking components on a chip reduces latencies you can stack one chip right on top of another and/or side by side on a silicon "transposer...
    wuliheron wuliheron 51-55 3 Responses Jul 3, 2012

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    muppetmaster muppetmaster 41-45, M Dec 30, 2013

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