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2022-05-24 Caucasus/Russia/Central Asia
Russia switches to Chinese CPUs instead of Intel or AMD.
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Posted by 3dc 2022-05-24 05:33|| E-Mail|| Front Page|| [312 views ]  Top
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#1 and Windows ME
Posted by Frank G 2022-05-24 06:45||   2022-05-24 06:45|| Front Page Top

#2 
CCP CPU's are just knock-offs with different 🕵️ spy circuits added.
Posted by NN2N1 2022-05-24 07:02||   2022-05-24 07:02|| Front Page Top

#3 Zhaoxin KaiXian x86 CPU Tested: The Rise of China's Chips
Posted by Skidmark 2022-05-24 07:07||   2022-05-24 07:07|| Front Page Top

#4 I visit Tom's Hardware (the link above) every day. It's one of the more reputable tech sites in the sense that it leans towards actual tech as opposed to press-release fanboi stenography.

That said, all the tech sites are hopelessly infested with left wing politics and rooting for China is a common thing.

When I want to cause some agita, I drop a comment on such sites to the effect that "I don't go to knitting sites for recipes and I don't come to tech sites for politics." And the wailing begins.

On some tech sites, pretty much every comment thread is hijacked into politics within the first ten comments.

Tech people are sure that their narrow area of expertise (or interest, there are plenty of non-experts anxious to posture that they actually are experts) makes them smart in every other area of human endeavor. This gets you Bill Gates playing doctor and similar.

Consume their non-tech nonsense at your own risk.
Posted by M. Murcek 2022-05-24 07:16||   2022-05-24 07:16|| Front Page Top

#5 Tom's is often linked in Pixy's Tech Notes each AM on Ace's
Posted by Frank G 2022-05-24 08:30||   2022-05-24 08:30|| Front Page Top

#6 I usually read 'Day by Day' first, 'Dilbert' second and 'Pixy's Tech Notes' third. These give me a gentle glide path into the rest of the crappy news.
Posted by Whiskey Mike 2022-05-24 11:18||   2022-05-24 11:18|| Front Page Top

#7 Which chip is it a copy of?
Posted by Rob Crawford 2022-05-24 11:22||   2022-05-24 11:22|| Front Page Top

#8 Can someone tell me why my nic keeps vanishing? One time it tells me I have posted 415 times, and the next it tells me I have posted 2600 times. What am I doing wrong?
Posted by Whiskey Mike 2022-05-24 11:26||   2022-05-24 11:26|| Front Page Top

#9 And now it recognizes the nic.
Posted by Whiskey Mike 2022-05-24 11:27||   2022-05-24 11:27|| Front Page Top

#10 Perhaps someone else knows why, Whiskey Mike. My knowledge lies firmly elsewhere. ;-)
Posted by trailing wife 2022-05-24 12:31||   2022-05-24 12:31|| Front Page Top

#11 When I routinely use CCleaner to cleanse my machine of digital droppings, I have to make sure that I enter my nic.
Posted by Procopius2k 2022-05-24 12:39||   2022-05-24 12:39|| Front Page Top

#12  When I routinely use CCleaner to cleanse my machine of digital droppings

Should I be doing that for my iPad, Procopius2k? I regularly clear my browser history and empty the gmail spam and trash.
Posted by trailing wife 2022-05-24 12:54||   2022-05-24 12:54|| Front Page Top

#13 One time it tells me I have posted 415 times, and the next it tells me I have posted 2600 times.

It is possible that you are waking up in a different timeline every day and not realizing it. Tell me, does the world keep getting stupider and stupider? Because that is one of the signs.
Posted by SteveS 2022-05-24 13:00||   2022-05-24 13:00|| Front Page Top

#14 TW, I'm not sure on Apple based equipment if and how well it works. It is oriented to the specific browsers I employ and MS overall.
Posted by Procopius2k 2022-05-24 13:20||   2022-05-24 13:20|| Front Page Top

#15 Whiskey Mike, I regularly have two (2) counts of my postings for my 'nym ('magpie') when I clear my cookies -- one (the smaller) for when I reestablish my 'nym and the second (the larger) when it settles down and recognizes that the 'nym has been used for years... One of those 'features not bugs' things, I guess.
Posted by magpie 2022-05-24 14:44||   2022-05-24 14:44|| Front Page Top

#16 Ok, Procopius2k. Thank you.

Good to know, magpie.
Posted by trailing wife 2022-05-24 15:15||   2022-05-24 15:15|| Front Page Top

#17 Each machine will have a nym cookie reference.
Something beyond the nym, plus the nym, is used by Rantburg to identify poster and poster counts. The same nym on different machines(phone, pad, PC, mainframe terminal) will have different counts.
Posted by Skidmark 2022-05-24 16:11||   2022-05-24 16:11|| Front Page Top

#18 Thanks all for the insights. This time it had no idea what my nym was, and is back to 314 comments. I use an iPad as well, but a different nym. Never screws up. Well, THAT way anyway.
Posted by Whiskey Mike 2022-05-24 17:10||   2022-05-24 17:10|| Front Page Top

#19 #13, SteveS: Why yes, every day does seem to get stupider. :)
Posted by Whiskey Mike 2022-05-24 17:14||   2022-05-24 17:14|| Front Page Top

#20 I lose my nic every time I clear cookies. FWIW.
Posted by Ebbuger Whuque4103 2022-05-24 17:56||   2022-05-24 17:56|| Front Page Top

#21 I gave up long ago and accept whatever random name the site assigns me. Been hanging out here close to 20 years and it was initially frustrating to keep losing my nickname. Now I don’t care. I just enjoy the wit, insight and repartee. And the trolls - don’t want to leave anyone out!
Posted by Slenter Panda4300 2022-05-24 21:05||   2022-05-24 21:05|| Front Page Top

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