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Looking for a router with certain minimum specs running an upstream distro

I am looking for a hardware that would be somewhat similar to the Turris Omnia but with full support for all the hardware components when running an upstream distro (e.g. OpenWRT/Debian/Ubuntu ...). ...
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Wattage recommendation for laser cutter

We are a mechanical insulation company who is looking to speed up our insulation blanket manufacturing capacity. Currently all of our patterns are hand laid out, and time consuming. I am currently ...
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Transform old Apple Time Machine into NAS

I don’t know if it is the right place for this question... I have a Time Machine at my house that we don’t use anymore, it is at least 10 years old. I don’t know what can I do with it, but I am asking ...
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Tool to reuse old laptop screen as a monitor

My old laptop is now out of service, but it had a very nice FHD screen that works with this cable, while I'm missing a second monitor for myself. I've seen this post and was wondering if there was ...
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Can a PATA SSD be installed in this Compaq notebook? [closed]

I'm about to acquire an old Compaq V2000/V5000 notebook without hard disk, and I'm not sure if it will require some kind of adapter to install the Tanscent PATA SSD shown in the picture (or any ...
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Recomendations for Discrete Graphics Linux Laptop of Thinkpad Build Quality

I'm currently looking for a laptop with discrete graphics that will work properly with Linux. I would like to avoid optimus as it never works right, and doesn't put things on the gpu when I want them ...
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Multi Device Bluetooth keyboard and mouse

I am looking for a keyboard (and optionally a mouse) that is Bluetooth-enabled and backlit and can switch between different Bluetooth devices (pc and tablet/phone).
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Single Board Windows PC with 4K HDMI input and 4K Output

I would like to run a multimedia windows application to run on a compact single board computer. Here are the requirements: 4K HDMI input 4K HDMI output 2 USB 3.0 Windows OS Powerful board capable ...
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Suggest me phone with removable battery

Please suggest me phone with these requirements: Removable battery Dual sim 4 GB RAM or more Available extended battery not less than 8Ah Available bootloader unlocking Exclude LG V20
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Toshiba External Hard Drive not being detected or even turning on [closed]

Im new to this community but hopefully someone can help/advise me about this situation. I have a Toshiba dtc810 external hard drive: Bought it new 3 years ago. The problem is that suddenly the ...
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Which GPU would you recommend for this particular workload?

I have a very particular workload that requires GPU (OpenCL mandatory) acceleration. However, from what I hear, GPU are optimized for floating points computing, where the task I need acceleration for ...
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Proximity or distance sensor that can connect to PC? [closed]

Is there any distance or proximity sensor that can be connected to PC and get their output?
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Is there a way to add a hardware button (linked physically or via Bluetooth) to an iPhone 7 which allows unlocking of the phone?

If the iPhone 7 button has become defective and non-replaceable - is there any way a physical button can be added / connected to the iPhone so that pressing it unlocks the phone (with appropriate ...
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Selecting Single Board Computer for Project

I am looking for a Single Board Computer which would be used for the following purpose: 1) Scan a QR code through a QR code scanner attached to it. 2) Send the text of the QR code scanner to a ...
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AMD or Intel CPU for my computer [closed]

I am looking to replace my old PC configuration with a new one, so I am searching for some new components. The main destination for my PC will be gaming. So my questions are: Which CPU is better in ...
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Which caddy my laptop dell vostro 15 3568(i5 7th gen 8gb ddr4) can support and which is best ssd i can install in it? [closed]

I am unable to select a suitable caddy which my laptop can support or fit properly in it. Dell Vostro 15 3568(i5 7th gen 8gb ddr4 ram).
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small size Alternative of raindrop sensor

I am thinking of creating a device that will detect water leaking/ water detection. I am currently using this: And this one I want but it is costly and not available on Amazon India or flipkart : I ...
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Would the same structures used in a disk based file system be used in a flash based file system? [closed]

SSD devices seem to have completely different properties compared to HDD's how do we still manage to use tha same filesystem's like NTFS and FAT32 inspite of such difference in properties?
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Would a new case be best

I have the centurion 541 cooler master case and I'm going to buy new parts to replace the old parts should I get a new case a friend told me that I should because it has bad airflow or I think it ...
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Best way to browse the web with a TV?

Hi I need to acces the web from my TV. Specifically I need to access a web developped by me, where there is a map. I need it to move fluently with a mouse so most of the TV dongles / boxes / media ...
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What smartphone doesn't necessitate me to have any application besides basic applications (as defined)?

I use OnePlus 6 smartphone which I bought about 18 months ago; I generally really like this smartphone and generally happy I bought it. Putting aside the cannot-be-deleted and in-my-opinion-crappy "...
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Embedded DisplayPort to DisplayPort converter cable

I am looking for an embedded DisplayPort (eDP) to DisplayPort (DP) cable to connect an eDP output to a monitor with DP input. Resolution of video is 4K. Thanks in advance. Edit: I have found an eDP ...
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What type of Network Switch+Router to buy for small (less than 15) computers and printers

I want to upgrade our dlink switch and router to a new system because we are moving to a new office. Security, reliability, remote access friendly (I'd rather be manageable and controllable.), and if ...
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Programmable Keyboard for Mathematics

I am about to begin studying partial differential equations, and I recall from multivariable calculus how annoying it was to hunt for, copy, and paste symbols such as ∂, ∇, Δ, etc., sometimes more ...
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Desktop vs Laptop Performance for Software Development

I have a Asus M32AD desktop tower pc, and a friend of mine selling Lenova Yoga 500 laptop. And I am going to buy it if laptop is suitable. I am using my pc for developing mobile apps. With Android ...
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Is there an adapter which allows an ethernet wired printer to be connected via wifi instead?

I bought a printer that needs to be connected to the network through ethernet cable, unfortunately the ethernet entry is in a completely different part of our office, which would require really long ...
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Monitor with USB Hub for two computers [duplicate]

I started working from home, and would like to have a convenient way to connect my work laptop to my desktop setup. That is a mouse, keyboard and one monitor. Preferably I would just need to plugin a ...
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Need an audio player that loops forever

For a prototype, I need to use a MP3 player that meet these requirements: Loops a .mp3 file forever when turned on Can be plugged into a wall (no need to replace batteries) Have a 3.5mm or 6.35mm ...
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Bluetooth Proximity Trackers

I would like to buy a Bluetooth distance tracker so that whenever my laptop is more than n feet distant from my Android phone the phone rings. I do not need GPS location, crowd finding etc. Is ...
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SBC with RS-232 (>= 2) and a case

I am looking for a single-board-computer with the following requirements. performance is not too important must support modern Linux (Debian) 2 (better 3) RS-232 interfaces availability of a compact ...
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Are there large format (inkjet) printers with affordable ink options?

I love that I can get 10,000 impressions in my HP LaserJet printer using a $20 toner cartridge. I would like to purchase a large format printer (it may be used, it may be new) but my biggest concern ...
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How to connect USB peripheries to USB Hub on monitor and desktop PC without unplugging?

I have a USB-C screen (Lenovo ThinkVision P27H) which I want to connect my laptop to, so that I just need one wire for charging and video. The screen also features a USB hub, which is why I would like ...
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Not recommendation - How does this thing Work?

I was searching for how can I create my dumb laptop into a touch screen one and I came upon this thing:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QR5r1EfvheI I searched for how this thing works but couldn't ...
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Toshiba Satellite L755 screen upgrade

My Toshiba Satellite L755 has a HD resolution screen, so I want to upgrade it a Full HD resolution panel. Is it possible and how do I even search for such a panel(like does it have different no. of ...
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m.2 vs ssd which is better

I have a HP laptop I want to upgrade my HP 15 ay122ne (i7-7500U 8GB RAM 1TB HDD 4GB graphics) Can anyone please help me with the following: For max performance, which is better, a 2.5" SSD or m.2 ...
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Replace laptop matrix LP173WD1 with a better one

Dell vostro 3750, LP173WD1-TLP3 screen matrix - I must replace it. And I need something better in terms of color and contrast quality! Are there options for me? I know samsung matrices are good (...
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USB cable that would mirror USB signals to multiple devices

I have a program that sends data to a USB port in order to configure connected device. I have been wondering if it's possible to copy a single signal to multiple devices. For example, this program ...
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Can we record audio in PC (not Android) using wireless headsets (inbuilt mic)?

I would like to know whether we can record audio in PC (again, not Android) using wireless headsets(inbuilt mic) which use bluetooth for connectivity. I am casting doubt because I read that they can ...
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What is a good off the shelf tablet or open-frame device that runs or can run Android for use as a Kiosk/POS

I'm looking for an Android touch screen device that would make a good UI for a Kiosk/POS terminal. The system will be locked down and should run a reasobably recent Android release (ideally Android 7+...
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3.5mm audio switch/selector

I am looking for an audio switch for a 3.5mm headset. There seem to be tons of options (e.g. this) for a normal 3.5mm stereo switch, but they all do not support microphones. Thanks!
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Accessing a vga connector vian 10baseT network [closed]

I have an old PC, I want to use it to display some graphics on a remote display. The PC only has a vga connector on it, the display has either a vga or a dvi connector. The only network have is a ...
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Dock recommendation for Macbook Thunderbolt2 and Dell Thunderbolt 3 laptops

I'm looking for a dock that will allow my gf and I to connect 2 HDMI monitors and 2 USB mouse/keyboard devices to both a Macbook Air (2015) with thunderbolt 2 and a modern dell laptop with thunderbolt ...
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Compound Microscope recommendation

I am an engineering student. I want to get into microscopy research and bio-science. So I want to buy a fair enough compound microscope. I searched for them and there are so many variants from ...
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Xerox WorkCentre 3225 not saving scans after several scans made [closed]

I bought last year a brand new WorkCentre 3225 mainly to scan postcards. (front/back) manually. I have noticed that after several scans 10-15, at the time that I pressed the button No on the screen ...
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What is a good and affordable 27" 1080p and 144 Hz monitor that the given specs?

Computer Specs Monitor: LG 23" WX235V Processor: Intel i3-9100F GPU: Radeon RX570 Ram: 16gb Storage: Samsung EVO 970 500gb M.2 Nvme I am mainly going to play Player unknown's battleground (PUBG)...
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Alarm Clock streaming internet radio

I live in a region where I don't have the luxury to have my radio channels of choice on the FM band, but I am addicted to waking up with the chatter of the radio. Do you know of any well-designed ...
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Networkcableanalyser RJ45

I am searching for a networkcable analyser for CAT5e to CAT6 STP cables, 100Mbit/s and 1Gbit/s speeds. We are making the connectors ourselfes and it comes to problems from time to time and I need an ...
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Mini Displayport out to USB-C Monitor (4K)

I have a 4k monitor which has both a usb-c input and a HDMI input. However, the HDMI input does not support 4k, only the USB-C does. I am using the Macbook Pro 2015 13-inch Retina which has 2 Mini ...
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What Types of Glass Are Used with Flatbed Scanners? (And are there good scratch-resistant options?)

So, I'm actually really surprised that I can't find anything on Google about this subject, so maybe I'm asking the wrong questions or maybe there really just isn't a lot of information out there on ...
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eGPU for work environment suggestions

My dear Humans, This is my first ever I have a task to build a few high-end PCs for video rendering, what I was wondering it might be better to have an eGPU so whenever anyone needs to do rendering ...

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