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Old 01-05-2008, 12:39 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Well, I built a pretty decent system, for what I needed. I'm getting tired of playing cod4 and tf2 for hours on end. I plan on getting more games, but it will take some time until I can get my next paycheck.

What else can I do for fun on my computer? To use the power that I have in it. Aside from folding.

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Old 01-05-2008, 12:48 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Umm... Fold, watch video's, (Fold) movies, etc... listen to music (and fold) while you sit here typing on TF.

Tweak it out and see how much you can OC it. Download some demo games to see which ones you'd like to get next. Of and OF COURSE... Fold for TF.


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Old 01-05-2008, 01:00 PM   #3 (permalink)
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import HD home videos using Vista, edit, compose...convert...etc
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Download HD pr0n, 1080p movies, or fold; about the only thing that takes up a lot of CPU cycles
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Old 01-05-2008, 04:15 PM   #5 (permalink)
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I love how you all said fold, when I said other than it Good old TF.
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Old 01-05-2008, 04:25 PM   #6 (permalink)
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Well how about getting into some 3d modelling that's fun an you might find a new hobby.

Oh an fold
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You could play with action figures on it.... or you can stack things on it.... OH, if it is a FULL tower, you can sit on it like it's a chair. You could color on it, write a story on it, tap dance on it (might dent it though)... You could probably find software to do all of that stuff WITH the PC too...... Did it get a lol?

you could run the 3DMark06 benchmark, and join the thread....

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forgot to mention you could also run SETI@home, but I say Folding i s a more worthwhile cause
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What else can I do for fun on my computer? To use the power that I have in it. Aside from folding.
Give it to some homeless bum so that he can play TF2.

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press shift 1000's of times until you get the sticky keys pupup like hundreds of times, then delete them all, then repeat process one and two until bordom takes hold of you. Unfortunately the sticky keys box doesn't appear more than once so you cant do that.

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