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Forum: Software & Technology 11-16-2018, 12:08 PM
Replies: 23,940
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Posted By DjPim
Tried her out yesterday. She is pretty...

Tried her out yesterday. She is pretty satisfying. I'm really glad she isn't as mindless as some of the last heroes released. High skill ceiling IMO. Kind of fun to get that COD feeling going down...
Forum: Software & Technology 11-15-2018, 01:56 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 4,740
Posted By DjPim
Finished Quest cape, working on getting base 70...

Finished Quest cape, working on getting base 70 in all stats (still debating if runecrafting counts on this list...)

Couldn't wait for all 1k vorkath kills, so sold off loot tab at 150 kc. Made...
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 11-14-2018, 03:19 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 8,586
Posted By DjPim
I sure hope so. That would give this exam a much...

I sure hope so. That would give this exam a much clearer direction for graders and sitters. I'm banking on this first sitting going that way and accidentally being too straight-forward / free pass.
Forum: Software & Technology 11-13-2018, 02:15 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 3,755
Posted By DjPim
Nah, mine is the BenQ 1080p 144hz. It's a pretty...

Nah, mine is the BenQ 1080p 144hz. It's a pretty standard esports monitor that's focused on low input lag and high frame rates but not much else. Colors aren't anything special on it, and I think I...
Forum: Software & Technology 11-13-2018, 02:01 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 3,755
Posted By DjPim
I shouldn't have clicked that link... just spent...

I shouldn't have clicked that link... just spent the last 30 minutes googling and window shopping... now I want to get a 1440p 144hz g-sync IPS monitor, preferably with VESA mounting. If anyone sees...
Forum: Software & Technology 11-13-2018, 01:44 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 3,755
Posted By DjPim
Hard to say exactly what the biggest bottleneck...

Hard to say exactly what the biggest bottleneck is, but an SSD would definitely help with booting, but when your CPU is only clocking 1.6 ghz and is one of those (U) (ultra low-power) models, you're...
Forum: Software & Technology 11-13-2018, 12:20 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 3,755
Posted By DjPim
I think you missed the 144hz and AAA games part...

I think you missed the 144hz and AAA games part though. I had a 1060 for about a year and yeah, it can get between 70-100 on lower settings on mostly modern games, but I don't think it fits this...
Forum: Non-Actuarial Topics 11-12-2018, 07:19 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 799
Posted By DjPim
Me think, why waste time, say lot word when few...

Me think, why waste time, say lot word when few word do trick?
Forum: Software & Technology 11-12-2018, 07:12 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 3,755
Posted By DjPim
Possibly true, depending on where he lives. I...

Possibly true, depending on where he lives. I sold my old computer that had a 500gb hd, AMD Phenom II processor, GTX 460 and 8gb RAM for $300 back in March-ish. As long as you put 'can run fortnite...
Forum: Software & Technology 11-12-2018, 05:07 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 3,755
Posted By DjPim
If that's the case, maybe consider doing the new...

If that's the case, maybe consider doing the new rig and selling your old one on craigslist for like, $400.
Forum: Software & Technology 11-12-2018, 01:37 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 3,755
Posted By DjPim
This has been my take usually. You pay an extra...

This has been my take usually. You pay an extra $200-$300 for the extra case, power supply, and windows license (and maybe hard drive) and it lets you keep or sell your old rig. Depending on the...
Forum: Software & Technology 11-12-2018, 01:29 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 3,755
Posted By DjPim
I would always keep the sticks the same size. Any...

I would always keep the sticks the same size. Any time you mix and match memory (even of same capacity but different speeds), you increase the risk of blue screens by quite a bit. I would either get...
Forum: Software & Technology 11-12-2018, 01:09 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 3,755
Posted By DjPim
If he doesn't replace the mobo, his only CPU...

If he doesn't replace the mobo, his only CPU options are ones that share the same chipset/socket as his current one, which are limited to that generation of intel. Theoretically he could upgrade to a...
Forum: Software & Technology 11-12-2018, 12:47 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 3,755
Posted By DjPim
If you're wanting high-ultra settings for AAA at...

If you're wanting high-ultra settings for AAA at 144hz, you'll probably need at least a 1070 / 1070ti. What's your budget for upgrades? I would also suggest adding another 8gb of RAM. An SSD will...
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 11-12-2018, 12:26 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 8,586
Posted By DjPim
Theoretically, if your model is good enough (not...

Theoretically, if your model is good enough (not biased) then the difference should be relatively negligible. If you're overfitting, then a different seed might make your model look really good or...
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 11-12-2018, 12:21 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 8,586
Posted By DjPim
Just make sure you are very certain every formula...

Just make sure you are very certain every formula you practice with / use is included in the packages we are allowed. Also, make sure they're doing the same thing / what you expect them to do (for...
Forum: TV Shows, Movies, Books, etc 11-09-2018, 06:24 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 408
Posted By DjPim
It does. I started watching part way through the...

It does. I started watching part way through the series with my wife and was thoroughly confused for a while
Forum: Software & Technology 11-09-2018, 05:17 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 3,755
Posted By DjPim
You can probably find a 4k monitor around 28-32"...

You can probably find a 4k monitor around 28-32" for sub $300 at the right black friday deal.
Forum: Software & Technology 11-09-2018, 01:17 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 3,755
Posted By DjPim
http://www.logicalincrements.com/ That can...

http://www.logicalincrements.com/

That can help, but depends on your system. I think there are some stress tests you can do, maybe look up on youtube about it. As mentioned before, just posting...
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 11-08-2018, 09:21 PM
Replies: 422
Views: 89,641
Posted By DjPim
I'm just starting to set up another computer to...

I'm just starting to set up another computer to study from as well -- anyone have a link to where I can download all the required files? Don't want to click through every slide of all the modules...
Forum: Exam PA: Predictive Analytics 11-08-2018, 12:26 PM
Replies: 97
Views: 8,586
Posted By DjPim
I don't have the executive summary on hand, so I...

I don't have the executive summary on hand, so I don't recall the situation for your first question. For the MARSTAT coefficient, you must remember how to interpret them. If you think of the general...
Forum: Software & Technology 11-08-2018, 12:11 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 3,755
Posted By DjPim
This could be good for a work computer. Only 75hz...

This could be good for a work computer. Only 75hz though, so I wouldn't choose for gaming
Forum: Software & Technology 11-06-2018, 03:11 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 4,740
Posted By DjPim
Update: 1 more quest to go (Grim Tales). Will...

Update: 1 more quest to go (Grim Tales). Will finish that today. Also, I got 3m from the master clue, significantly better than the 86k I got from my last master clue. Next on my list is to do all...
Forum: Software & Technology 11-06-2018, 12:50 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 3,755
Posted By DjPim
I think you'll find a good 27" that fits your...

I think you'll find a good 27" that fits your needs. My 24" BenQ was $250 amazon prime full price, and the 1440p 27" a few days ago was $300 on sale. I might be convinced to get another too, not...
Forum: Software & Technology 11-05-2018, 03:32 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 3,755
Posted By DjPim
I notice a huge difference between 60 and 144 fps...

I notice a huge difference between 60 and 144 fps when playing action games (FPS), so I would say it's worth getting into. If possible, lower settings on PUBG to benefit from the whole 144fps
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