Welcome to /fht/ - Friendly Weekly Hackintosh/OS X Thread #4.
Ask questions, discuss tips and tricks, discuss your favorite software, and share your experiences.
Users of all skill levels are welcome. Let's keep it civilized and remember to not feed the trolls.
What's the deal with dx12?
What VPN does /g/ use?
Have you tried tunnelbear? What do you think?
Hey /g/, I'm thinking about buying the Lenovo Ideapad 100 15 inch.
I'm buying Lenovo because I've heard good stuff about them.
I need basically an affordable laptop for Visual Studio, running some mobile device VRs and maybe playing games, all on Win7.
Can you recommend me a model?
I need it as an extra and to be able to study in coffee places after work, I'll have a proper desktop at home anyways.
I'm looking for a 500$ laptop so I don't expect it to be amazing, but it needs to be at least adequate.
What are the best headphones in your opinion?
My current ones are Razer Kraken (pic related)
I use it for working out aswell, not sure if thats optimal, opinions on good headphones for gym?
If I am not hiding from the NSA or police but rather individuals trying to doxx me which web (VPS or dedicated) hosting and domain options do I have?
Any hosting/domain companies that doesn't need my name or private info but just takes monthly bitcoin payments?
Yeah about that.
Is there something like that based in the US, Switzerland or Eastern Europe?
Especially something that doesn't require name or private info but just a monthly payment?
How accurate is this show?
I thought Macs can't get viruses?
Also why is one of the best hacker sin the world using Windows?
what are your thoughts on the ARC 170 starfighter
poster with the most notification area icons wins
If requesting purchasing advice, please provide your country and what carrier you will be using it with, along with wanted features, budget and size.
>reviews, specs, comparisons
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>Kyocera Hydro Shore is a waterproof smartphone that costs just $80
That thing is definitely on my shortlist for a backup phone. Hopefully it can be rooted and shit.
Windows 7 keeps nudging me to upgrade to 10. Do I have any alternatives? I tried Windows 10 and it has freezing problems. I can't go to Linux since I need Windows software.
Why are there no 120hz 1080p IPS monitors out there?
Quality of >60Hz IPS is downright fucking awful and the IPS label is basically just a marketing gimmick. Actually look at one next to a 'real' IPS and you'll understand. People at 1440p are typically much more willing to throw money at their monitor because they're thinking something along the lines of
>If I'm spending this much I may as well spend a bit more and get the best one.
this leads them to fall for gimmicks like >60Hz IPS.
Need a programming board/IRC/whatever that's normie-free. No hipsters, brogammers, women in coding, ideas guys, or wanna-be Zuckerbergs. Where age, gender, political leanings, and everything to do with you as a human being don't matter. Where you're judged solely by your wealth of knowledge and the quality of your code.
Version history for a program:
And the worst part is when the installers are listed as