Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.


View this topic in a long page with up to 500 replies per page Create new topic
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7
I'm @nate
6284 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 371

Moderator
Trusted
Subscriber

Reply # 190507 19-Jan-2009 12:32
Send private message

mushion22:
Fossie: mushion, why do you have a mirror next to your big display? :P

Its important for mac users to be able to see themselves at all times to confirm their unilateral superiority...


To show them the sadness in their eyes for settling for second best, for feeling dirty for buying an Apple instead of the always superior Windows machine...




297 posts

Ultimate Geek

Trusted

  Reply # 190512 19-Jan-2009 12:41
Send private message

nate:
mushion22:
Fossie: mushion, why do you have a mirror next to your big display? :P

Its important for mac users to be able to see themselves at all times to confirm their unilateral superiority...


To show them the sadness in their eyes for settling for second best, for feeling dirty for buying an Apple instead of the always superior Windows machine...


The only sadness we see in our eyes is that caused by sorrow for the many thousands of users we see daily struggling to go about their lives with the daily drag of a Windows machine on their heels.

 
 
 
 


I'm @nate
6284 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 371

Moderator
Trusted
Subscriber

  Reply # 190518 19-Jan-2009 13:11
Send private message

mushion22: The only sadness we see in our eyes is that caused by sorrow for the many thousands of users we see daily struggling to go about their lives with the daily drag of a Windows machine on their heels.


OFFTOPIC!!!11!!!

Can we please stay on topic, this thread is about photos of user's setups, not about how Windows is superior to Macs...

Hehehe.




297 posts

Ultimate Geek

Trusted

  Reply # 190522 19-Jan-2009 13:15
Send private message

That might be normal on whatever planet you're from, but your weak link is... this is earth.

1022 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 93

Trusted

  Reply # 190550 19-Jan-2009 15:24
Send private message

I'll post a pic in a couple of days...

After looking at some of the rigs people have here, I feel a little inadequate LOL.  I wouldn't call some of them "desks", rather, "Captain's Bridge".

As for the use of a mirror - I actually did that here at work - I sit with my back facing the room, and sales reps have a habit of just "appearing" behind me. A rear-vision mirror put stop to any surprises...  there's nothing worse than designing something for someone, only to have them start back-seat driving, when they don't know the first thing about graphics or typography.




My very metal Doctor Who theme

xpd



Runnin' and Gunnin'
8117 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 1032

Mod Emeritus
Trusted
Subscriber

  Reply # 190556 19-Jan-2009 15:59
Send private message

xpd:

This was on a good day...I now have another box sitting on my desk running Win2k3 Server with XAMPP for testing PHP stuff.
Misc photos of our small server setup in that album as well........


Man... Ive lsot my desk now under paperwork, books and parts.... I miss that desk i posted the first time Tongue out




XPD / @DemiseNZ / Gavin
 
Corsair Carbide SPEC-02 / Corsair VS550 / G.SKILL Ripjaws X 8GB / Zotac 760GTX AMP! / ASUS H81M-E / Intel Pentium K Anniversay G3258

 

Internet provided by : Voyager - VDSL 68/13  -  Musical Support by : Like A Storm - Visual Entertainment by : Plex and Steam and Overwatch


1022 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 93

Trusted

  Reply # 190578 19-Jan-2009 18:30
Send private message

My home setup




My very metal Doctor Who theme

STI

239 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 1

Trusted

  Reply # 190589 19-Jan-2009 19:33
Send private message







132 posts

Master Geek


  Reply # 239418 27-Jul-2009 18:00
Send private message

BurningBeard:



nice comp from your profile pic i could tell you played a guitar.
and you have the glass of spittle from all the head banging to go with it. lol

xpd



Runnin' and Gunnin'
8117 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 1032

Mod Emeritus
Trusted
Subscriber

  Reply # 239422 27-Jul-2009 18:15
Send private message

I'll be lazy and just post a link rather than an actual photo.... here

My home setup at the moment.




XPD / @DemiseNZ / Gavin
 
Corsair Carbide SPEC-02 / Corsair VS550 / G.SKILL Ripjaws X 8GB / Zotac 760GTX AMP! / ASUS H81M-E / Intel Pentium K Anniversay G3258

 

Internet provided by : Voyager - VDSL 68/13  -  Musical Support by : Like A Storm - Visual Entertainment by : Plex and Steam and Overwatch


1022 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 93

Trusted

  Reply # 239570 28-Jul-2009 09:52
Send private message

jamesvini:and you have the glass of spittle from all the head banging to go with it. lol


Gin & Tonic ;)




My very metal Doctor Who theme

132 posts

Master Geek


  Reply # 240080 29-Jul-2009 11:07
Send private message




its an old photo and i have since changed the tower to a raidmax full tower. colour = blue.

but it serves me just fine.

i don't need 12gb of ddr3 ram to play sim city 2000 or Ports of Call.


[Mod (N8): Embedded image]


Hawkes Bay
8477 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 4

Mod Emeritus
Trusted
Subscriber

  Reply # 240094 29-Jul-2009 12:06
Send private message

No prep or tidying for this shot, other than minimising application windows.

It's almost ironic that my desktop wallpaper shows a messy room lol.

(Wallpaper is actually sepia toned monochrome. 6120c cameraphone fail)



And home... (Note the Macbook in the corner LOL)....
When it's in the lounge, it sits by itself on a frosted glass coffee table.
Can't see all the cabling, but it has the audio interface on top of the PA plugged into it for 2 channels in (choice of dual XLR sockets or dual 1/4" jacks) and two channels out (stereo RCAs).





Visit http://www.thecloud.net.nz for New Zealand based Hosted Exchange, Virtual Servers, Web Hosting, FTP Backup & more.
(1GB free FTP storage, or larger plans from $5.75)
 
 - Setup your own mailserver at home on Ubuntu Server - full step by step howto here.
 - Have you seen this: Nathan "KFC4LIFE" Dunn.


I iz your trusted friend
5755 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 134

Mod Emeritus
Trusted
Subscriber

  Reply # 240100 29-Jul-2009 12:37
Send private message

This is my work desk.











Internet is my backyard...

 

«Geekzone blog: Tech 'n Chips Takeaway» «Personal blog: And then...»

 

Please read the Geekzone's FUG

 


132 posts

Master Geek


  Reply # 240112 29-Jul-2009 13:08
Send private message

chiefie: This is my work desk.




nice obligatory bottle of fanta.

why are your monitors horizontal?
do you have funny eyes?



1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7
View this topic in a long page with up to 500 replies per page Create new topic



Twitter »

Follow us to receive Twitter updates when new discussions are posted in our forums:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when news items and blogs are posted in our frontpage:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when tech item prices are listed in our price comparison site:





News »

Nothing nebulous about Microsoft’s cloud-transition
Posted 21-Jul-2017 15:34


We’re spending more on tech, but not as much as Australians
Posted 21-Jul-2017 11:43


Endace announces EndaceFabric for network-wide packet recording
Posted 20-Jul-2017 20:49


Acorn 6: MacOS image editing for the rest of us
Posted 20-Jul-2017 17:04


HTC faces backlash over keyboard pop-up ads
Posted 19-Jul-2017 15:53


BNZ adds Visa credit cards to Android Pay wallet
Posted 18-Jul-2017 19:44


Still living in a Notification hell – Om Malik
Posted 18-Jul-2017 13:00


Duet Display uses iPad to extend Mac, PC
Posted 18-Jul-2017 10:58


PC sales could be worse
Posted 17-Jul-2017 07:34


Crypto-currencies, tulips, market bubbles
Posted 17-Jul-2017 06:38


NZ Tech Podcast: Big batteries, solar cars, cold war, IoT
Posted 16-Jul-2017 16:53


Vodafone Australia mulls Wisp alliance, NZ implications
Posted 13-Jul-2017 16:49


Rural health professionals see fibre pay-off
Posted 13-Jul-2017 11:52


Vodafone announces expansion of $5 Daily Roaming
Posted 13-Jul-2017 10:20


Intel unveils powerful Intel Xeon Scalable processors
Posted 12-Jul-2017 20:41



Geekzone Live »

Try automatic live updates from Geekzone directly in your browser, without refreshing the page, with Geekzone Live now.



Are you subscribed to our RSS feed? You can download the latest headlines and summaries from our stories directly to your computer or smartphone by using a feed reader.

Alternatively, you can receive a daily email with Geekzone updates.