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# 17684 7-Dec-2007 01:27
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Someone posted this on the IRC geekzone channel last night and I just thought that all of us here would appreciate this...

http://www.tecfre.com/awesome-cpu-desk-picture-geeky-diy-project/

now that you've seen it, on a completely different matter anyone happen to have 434 identical cpu chips lying around?








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# 98693 7-Dec-2007 08:11
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Thats nuts!

The ultimate geek desk.. A few of us from IRC want to make those for ourselves.. If only janurary would hurry up ;)

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# 98696 7-Dec-2007 08:46
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Ho hum... is only aesthetics... if they were all connected - then man woah!  A real geek desk needs functonality, an interface of some description!!! 

Built ins:
- USB Hub
- Ehternet adaptors
- Wireless everything (incl. power)

MTCW anyways...




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  # 98705 7-Dec-2007 09:50
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Where's the coffee??

Where's the empty pizza boxes??

That desk is far too tidy to belong to a serious geek. Check out my desk (no pizza, date scones - morning tea time):

Geek desk




 

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  # 98741 7-Dec-2007 13:54
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here's a pic from my work desk

Work Desk

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  # 98779 7-Dec-2007 16:42
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:D

My uhh...desk :P

Just because

my desk

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  # 98785 7-Dec-2007 16:59
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That is a pretty wicked desk. I would post mine but nothing that intresting on it really just monitor, speakers keyboard, mouse etc....


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  # 98825 7-Dec-2007 21:58
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Ahh yes my Nokia 3220 and my Nokia 2118 are just beyond smart, they are genius phones.

LAWL!



 
 
 
 


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  # 98835 7-Dec-2007 23:51
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macuser is that a logitech surround sound setup?






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  # 98853 8-Dec-2007 09:11
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Its the Logitech x-530.

Because the Macbook I'm using as well as the X360 do not output 5.1 sound over 2.1 chanels (as in 3.5mm jack for the macbook, and Audio Red/White for the 360) I have a little adapter which spreads the 2.1 audio over the 5 speakers/1 sub.

The adapter is mainly for game consoles so its Red/White to three 3.5mm jacks(for the speakers) so I have to use another Adapter (lol) for my macbook which is just a cable that splits the 3.5mm headphone jack into red/white cable.  I end up having to switch between the X360 and the Macbook audio buy pulling out the X360 cables from the adapter, and putting in the Macbooks.

Not a very smart set up, but it works well for me and its cheap.

The speakers are only $140~ when I bought them a year ago, very nice I believe (I originaly bought them for my PC with a sound card in the lounge, but I prefer them in my room :) )



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  # 98856 8-Dec-2007 09:47
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Lets see the desks from the forum big names then!

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  # 98860 8-Dec-2007 09:59
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macuser: Lets see the desks from the forum big names then!

:P


No desk here @ home - just a solitary laptop in the lounge.

The garage is half full of gear in piles, but the desk there is a dumping ground that only gets sat at if I need to attend an OS install in person - I never sit at it for any other purpose. It has several PC boxes, keyboards and a single CRT.

Work desktop:

HP TC4400 Tablet + dock
DSE 19" Widescreen sitting on a 5" riser
Standard HP k/b + mouse
OKTA Touch
Uniden deskphone
USB VoIP phone connected back through to my Asterisk box @ home

Will try and take photo sometime...







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  # 98868 8-Dec-2007 10:14
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Wireless is the order of the day with a reasonable speaker system under the desk along with a PCgear blackbeauty machine. Also not in picture are the phones or modems I use to connect to the tubes.




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  # 98871 8-Dec-2007 10:15
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Is that a Monitor? or a TV?

Does the res affect its use?

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  # 98873 8-Dec-2007 10:20
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Its both. Resolution is not an issue as it can support the post 1024x768 resolutions :)

Though - widescreen puts a spin on things...




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  # 98874 8-Dec-2007 10:23
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I remember going from 1024x768 to 1680x1050.

I'm never, ever, ever going back.

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