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Old 21st June 2013, 07:10 PM   #951
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billyk bahahaha! thats awesome! thanks! saved
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Old 21st June 2013, 07:12 PM   #952
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OMG Quisp...

Perhaps the human ear and brain prefers certain types of distortions to others.

Carry on!
hes been doing it on and off for months, like many they just cant seem to spell it/see it without mentally inserting another vowel. John is the only one i've seen use an 'i' though, normally its an 'a'
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Old 21st June 2013, 07:15 PM   #953
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Sorry, just saw your name wrong. Guessed at spelling. I prefer real names, as they are usually easier to remember properly.
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Old 21st June 2013, 07:25 PM   #954
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its cool John, its not my actual name so I dont find it offensive. We have covered it before a few times in your thread though ... You arent the only one who does it, but it is strange what the brain does. lots of people see another invisible vowel there and like you, make up another 'name' that also doesnt have an English meaning.

there are far more complex usernames on here, i'm just missing an invisible vowel; but it really seems to mess with people's heads

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Old 21st June 2013, 07:26 PM   #955
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I haven't invented any theory, and even if I had, it's merely a theory!

I thought scientists didn't venerate Gods, but maybe they make an exception for Einstein.
OK, I take it you don't actually understand what a theory is.

Saying that Einstein is a genius is not veneration. I could have used other names (e.g. Feynman, Dirac), but non-scientists have probably heard of Einstein.

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Now one or two have basically jumped at the chance to accuse me of snake oil theory! So well done there!
No. I said it might be snake oil. I said it might be a brilliant theory. It can't be both. However, you have told us that it is not a theory so you have invented something but you have no idea how it works. We can't say much more than expressing doubt because you have not told us enough.

You have made two claims:
1. small speedup in a CPU - probably within the bounds of experimental error
2. small reduction in 'distortion' - but both before and after figures look wrong.
We have no reason to assume that either are well-founded.
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Old 21st June 2013, 07:34 PM   #956
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No. I said it might be snake oil. I said it might be a brilliant theory. It can't be both.
Oh but maybe it can!

Click the image to open in full size.

It's a Floorwax AND a Dessert topping!!
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Old 21st June 2013, 11:30 PM   #957
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qusp, you've got some strange sleeping patterns, or you're not in Brisbane at the moment ...
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Old 21st June 2013, 11:48 PM   #958
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I like the direction this thread is going..

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Old 22nd June 2013, 10:35 AM   #959
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admc007, as I said earlier, adding anything such as you show to a digital line in going to change the lines characteristic impedance and create some discontinuity with its return path. At the high speeds the memory interfaces work both for the PC and the graphics memory, adding anything to the board can upset things. PC and graphics card layout is critical, as is impedance control is critical.
Without any explanation of the circuitry you have created, just claims how can we comment in a more refined fashion. I would also be curious how you determine your graphic card runs 4x faster.
I would hazard a guess that your device is some sort of filter, either using a ferrite bead or an inductor and some capacitance, and maybe a resistive element of some sort, that is placed in the line.
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Old 23rd June 2013, 03:46 PM   #960
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would you be impressed if I sold them for 5 cents each?
Absolutely not.

Would you be impressed if I sold gold foiled horse dung for a quarter?
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