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post #171 of 377
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Originally Posted by PanicProne View Post
I don't even understand what this DRM does.

I googled it, and it seems it's just an Intel Video Streaming service? It doesn't actually do anything?
Yes. Streaming from your PC to a TV. Sigh...
People can't read worth ish.
post #172 of 377
I am happy I am going to 1366. I very much doubt I could get an as good SB setup for what I paid for my 920 etc..
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post #173 of 377
Well that seals the deal. I refuse to buy Sandy Bridge. Ever.

I'm against software DRM. It's gonna be a cold day in hell before I even consider having hardware DRM. It's my compuiter, it's my software, it's my rules, if the cartels don't like that they can sit on it.


And rotate.
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Another reason why I don't support large monopolizing corporations like Intel, they'll do anything for a few bucks even if it means taking something away from their consumer, in this case the "taking away" is freedom. Bribing at its best.
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post #175 of 377
I stopped reading at:
"to consumers who have PCs with Intel Sandy Bridge chips inside, simultaneous with releasing them on DVD."
Failure to write using proper grammar is almost always indicative of horrible sources and questionable truth.
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post #176 of 377
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Well that seals the deal. I refuse to buy Sandy Bridge. Ever.

I'm against software DRM. It's gonna be a cold day in hell before I even consider having hardware DRM. It's my computer, it's my software, it's my rules, if the cartels don't like that they can sit on it.


And rotate.
Technically... It's you buying the license to use the software. Not that you actually own it, it's a grey area in the whole DMCA.
post #177 of 377
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I stopped reading at:
"to consumers who have PCs with Intel Sandy Bridge chips inside, simultaneous with releasing them on DVD."
Failure to write using proper grammar is almost always indicative of horrible sources and questionable truth.
See first page what I had said... Didn't look credible to me. I Googled to find other information.
post #178 of 377
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Should I believe something that has this up near the top of their page?
That's Ad Hominem right there sir.
post #179 of 377
I guess this 920 is going to be my last Intel chip. I don't want DRM integrated on the chip, and I especially don't want to pay the premium for a "K" processor just to have the ability to overclock. You build it and you should be able to tweak any setting you want in the bios and not be limited.
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post #180 of 377
Another reason for people to pass on it.
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