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i've been an on-and-off lurker for overclockiing, and I swear there was just one overclocking site. Now there is overclock.net and overclockers.com.

which site is the original one? I can't remember. I think it's at least been around 1998-2000.

man I feel old


btw. thanks to everyone so far. loving the site
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Overclock.net and overclockers.com are separate; overclock.net was registered around this time in 2004.
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Another interesting fact:

Before (the year 2004) overclock.net as you know of today, there was another site registered of the same name "overclock.net."

The old overclock.net is completely different, as Admin bought the rights to the current overclock.net in 2004.

http://web.archive.org/web/199910081...overclock.net/

Overclockers.com is separate like chunky chimp has already said. They have been around for much longer than we have.
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you guys are awesome!!! hahaha i knew it. thank you!!
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you guys are awesome!!! hahaha i knew it. thank you!!
No problem; if any of you want to go down memory lane and look up how OCN has evolved over the years, check this out:

http://web.archive.org/web/*/overclock.net

OCN has largely stayed the same since 2004. The biggest difference is how much bigger this community has gotten.
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ok, wow. now that was trippy
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I just went back in TIEM!
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Age doesnt really matter, the people on the other site will report you for almost any post containing a link and are very quick to get hostile as if they are lurking with the sole intent of flaming people and arguing...real but heads over there.
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so did you guys backup the pages yourself after 2009?interesting trends on the increased responses over the over the years
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