Computers

Posts about modern computers and peripherals

Why are Risers Used in Mining?

Mining has become incredibly popular in the last year or so. With the rise of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies the market for mining hardware has also become very popular! Cryptocurrency mining is a really fu...

Overclocking a Mining GPU

Overclocking a mining GPU is a staple of mining cryptocurrency. It is almost a guarantee that if you are mining any type of coin overclocked GPUs are in play. It's also possible you've found it to be very frust...

How to Mine Ethereum

Mining is very popular right now. With the hype surrounding Bitcoin it really is no wonder. Mining BitCoin requires a hefty investment in a very specialized type of machine. It's called an ASIC miner.  ASIC is ...

Best GPU for Mining Cryptocurrency in 2018

Recently I did a quick video on my mining rig build. It turned out to be a very popular video. Something I didn't really expect to happen. The comments section raged on over my choice of GPU. Some people immedi...

Tour of my Mining Rig

Cryptocurrency is all the rage right now. Bitcoin (the most popular type of cryptocurrency) has made national headlines recently for reaching its highest valuations yet - almost $20K/bitcoin. In this post and v...

Building my New Desktop and Gaming Rig

I’ve been planning to build a new gaming pc build for quite some time. Unfortunately so many other things just seem to get in the way. Well now that time is finally here, and I went all out on this bad boy incl...
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About my Synology RS2416+ and a review!

Since my home network tour a lot (and I do mean a lot) of you have asked for more details on certain parts of my home network. The most asked question is of course why I chose a Core i7 over a XEON. Followed ri...

The LattePanda Single Board Computer (Intro)

Whether you’re building an arcade or some other contraption, the goto board for most of these projects has been the Raspberry Pi series of single board computers. Since the Raspberry Pi runs an ARM Cortex proce...

Custom Observium Dashboards

If you've seen any of my videos, like the recent Tour of My Home Network then you've probably seen my custom Observium dashboard. I am asked multiple times per day how I was able to produce this custom dashboar...

Tour of My Home Network (and More!)

So I have had a ton of requests over the years to give a tour of my home network. Honestly, I never gave the tour because I just didn't think people would be that interested in what I had. Well I have had enoug...