[all variants] Screen turns off after visiting certain web-pagesview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hey guys! After having issues on my Ubuntu 14.04 with Gnome, I decided, that I erase everything from my laptop (dell vostro a860) - including the unused windows - and start from scratch. After formating and making new partition, my completely fresh Xubuntu 14.04.1 is just turning off my screen after accessing this: https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95346?hl=en and clicking on the install b (Hardware)

FS: MSI and HIS R9 270s and 280, 7970 Lightning - dirt *AND* ass cheap ^_^view story

http://hardforum.com – So after returning from a long time away for work... I've decided to make some scratch to pay for a new laptop. My mining rigs have been inactive for about the past 4 months. Also note all cards will be cleaned and dusted/air blown before shipment. All cards in good working condition. Yes - they were mining rigs, used on low power X11 and X13 The 270's are all retail cards include boxes. (Hardware)

Faster software VPN?view story

http://hardforum.com – I travel to China (Beijing and Shanghai) often for work and I utilize VPN software on my laptop while I am there to maintain access to the various sites that the Chinese government blocks. (Hardware)

Bag Week: The Pad & Quill Attacheview story

http://techcrunch.com –  If life was like Toy Story, and when we fell asleep, all of our inanimate objects suddenly came to life, the Pad & Quill Attache bag would be some super combo of both Woody and Buzz Lightyear. Socially, this bag would be the head honcho. With a beautiful, hand-crafted (and signed by that hand) leather exterior, the Attache laptop bag feels slightly Old-World. (IT news)

[ubuntu] Edge scrolling on laptop touchpad causes pastes and browser navigationsview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Since installing 14.04 with cursed Unity, I have been having odd behaviour while edge scrolling on my laptop's touchpad. It seems this is caused by unintended pastes, as though tapping the touchpad frequently executes ctrl+v. (Hardware)

WTS WTT Solid AMD rig.view story

http://hardforum.com – First. This rig was for sale, and I had an offer. My son killed his rig and I had to pull it. Now I have got my son going again so this is back. Gigabyte MA785-UD3H, AMD 1050T, Arctic Pro 7, 8 gig ram. Have the io plate, original box and manual. Rig runs very, very well for an older unit. No OCing done. I also have an old 4850 if you are getting this for a non gaming friend or relative. (Hardware)

Pentium III 800MHz 128MB RAM 20GB HDDview story

http://crunchbang.org – it should work ok with crunchbang, once you get it installed (!), but you might want to replace a few apps with more lightweight versions: iceweasel (maybe dillo?), vlc (maybe plain mplayer? (HowTos)

double checking install on SSDview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – So i have been running Ubuntu 14.04 on some old PCs and laptops. I am going to install it now on a small SSD and I just wanted to double check something. The laptop is AHCI supported and all that. i found that you should not let Ubuntu create a swap space. I have 4Gb of RAM in the laptop I am using. (Hardware)

Graduation Giftview story

http://forums.anandtech.com – My sister graduated high school last week. She has a part time job and paid for all her prom and other fees for her school things. Haven't seen her since she graduated she's been out with friends a lot. Came to visit my mother today and she tells me my sister is upset she didn't get anything from her oldest brother and all her friends got her something. (Hardware)

Alcatel Tablet 7 Dual Core doesn't boot up. Everything crashesview story

http://android.stackexchange.com – My Alcatel tablet 7 dual core doesn't boot up. The last time I was using it is when I was downloading a game from Playstore. It suddenly hanged up so I decided to turn it off. (HowTos)