Our Weekly Meeting - Date & Location:
Meeting Location: Fair Haven UMC Fellowship Hall!
Meeting Time: Every Wed, 1:00 to 3:00 PM!
PC Help & Troubleshooting: 10:00 AM to Noon - By Appointment Only!
Our Two Major Projects are now completed - We now have better Internet Access - 50Mbps Download through Comcast Business. Plus InFocus DLP Video Projector - 1080 Resolution!
And... A Large 150 inch diagonal Screen!
Currently working on Upgrading Internet to 100Mbps Download + 20Mbps Upload for 1080 Live Stream on YouTube. Thanks to All for your Continued Support of BuildOrBuy!
Notice... BuildOrBuy Calendar for December 2016
- No BuildOrBuy Meeting on Wed 12-21-2016. Before Christmas! Merry Christmas & Happy Hanukkah!
- No BuildOrBuy Meeting on Wed 12-28-2016. After Christmas! Merry Christmas & Happy Hanukkah!
Our YouTube Videos!
Technology News... Talking Points - For Discussion!
On... Wednesday, December 21st, 2016
- From Jim Fallon - Computerworld - Google sued by employee for confidentiality policies that 'muzzle' staff (12-21-2016)
- CIO - How Microsoft rebounded to outshine Apple (12-21-2016)
- Digital Trends - Your Next Package Might be Delivered by a UPS eBike Posted 12-19-2016 (12-20-2016)
- InfoWorld - Say good-bye to Microsoft security bulletins Posted 12-15-2016 (12-20-2016)
- RedShark News - 2016: The greatest year in cameras ever? (12-20-2016)
- TechConnect - Microsoft's biggest wins, fails, and WTF moments of 2016 (12-19-2016)
- TechConnect - How to create powerful presentations with Adobe Spark Video (12-19-2016)
- TechConnect - 7 tips to make your holiday photos sparkle (12-19-2016)
- Western Digital (WD) - Internal Storage Hard Disk Drives (HDDs) and Solid State Drives (SSDs) (12-18-2016)
- HEXUS.net - Storage News - Corsair Force Series MP500 M.2 NVMe PCIe SSDs is its fastest yet Posted 12-13-2016 (12-18-2016)
- HEXUS.net - CPU News - AMD takes the fight to Intel with Ryzen CPU Posted 12-13-2016 (12-18-2016)
- HEXUS.net - Laptop - Review: Gigabyte P35X v6 Posted 12-16-2016 (12-18-2016)
- From Duane Hendricks - engadget - Data breach at LinkedIn's Lynda.com affects 55,000 accounts (12-18-2016)
- PassMark Intel vs AMD CPU Benchmarks - High End (12-18-2016)
- B&H Explora - Music Creation Tools - Beat-Making Essentials: A Step-by-Step Buying Guide for Beginners (12-18-2016)
- techPowerUp - Two GIGABYTE Socket AM4 Motherboards Pictured Posted 11-1-2016 (12-17-2016)
- guru3d.com - AMD Gigabyte AM4 X370 and B350M-D2 Motherboard Photos Surface (12-17-2016)
- wccftech.com - Nvidia GTX 970 False Advertising Settlement Website Launched - Begins Accepting Claims (12-17-2016)
- wccftech.com - AMD AM4 Motherboards For Zen & Bristol Ridge Processors Pictured & Detailed Posted 9-27-2016 (12-17-2016)
- wccftech.com - NVIDIA Confirms High-End GeForce GTX 1080 Ti Graphics Card (12-17-2016)
- Chuck Berry Celebrates 90th Birthday with Announcement of 'Chuck' - His First Album in Nearly Four Decades - To Be Released in 2017 on Dualtone Posted 10-18-2016 (12-17-2016)
- Digital Trends - Tony Bennett Celebrates 90 With New Album and TV Special (12-17-2016)
- Digital Trends - Asus Refreshing ZenBook UX310 With 7th-Gen Intel CPUs (12-16-2016)
- PCWorld - What we know about AMD's Ryzen so far Posted 12-13-2016 (12-16-2016)
- From Milt Gugenheim - PCWorld - You can find out how your CPU compares to AMD's Ryzen for free (12-16-2016)
- lifehacker - The Best Tools Hidden in Windows' Command Line Posted 3-28-2014 (12-16-2016)
- Costco - ASUS ZenBook UX501VW-XH71T Touchscreen Laptop - Intel Core i7 - 4GB NVIDIA Graphics - 4K Ultra HD - Same as previous Model except for No NVMe SSD! Time to Upgrade! (12-17-2016)
- Digital Trends - Windows Insider Team: No New Windows 10 Builds for 2016 Posted 12-15-2016 (12-16-2016)
- For Lou Warren - PC Advisor - How-To Transfer Sticky Notes to new PC Posted 4-24-2013 (12-16-2016)
- AMD - 12 Days of Deals (12-16-2016)
- TechConnect - 14 eyebrow-raising things Google knows about you (12-16-2016)
- PCWorld - Ransomware fighting coalition adds new members and decryption tools Posted 12-15-2016 (12-16-2016)
- PCWorld - Samsung to brick remaining Galaxy Note7s through software update Posted 12-15-2016 (12-16-2016)
- PCWorld - 15 of the best classic holiday movies now streaming (12-16-2016)
- bargainfox.co.uk - 20 Ways Drones will Shape your Future (12-16-2016)
- RedShark News - Why does this Youtube clip look and sound so much better than most? Posted 12-11-2016 (12-15-2016)
- RedShark News - Broadcasters signal the end of broadcasting Posted 12-14-2016 (12-15-2016)
- Digital Trends - Microsoft Plans Another Nail For Adobe Flash's Coffin Posted 12-14-2016 (12-15-2016)
- Digital Trends - CEC (California Energy Commission) Creates New Efficiency Standards for PCs and Laptops (12-15-2016)
- Digital Trends - Lockheimer: Google Assistant Will Unite ChromeOS, Android Posted 12-14-2016 (12-15-2016)
- From John Lumb - Rice University Department of Computer Science Events - Ken Kennedy Institute and Baker Insitute for Public Policy Lecture: Dr. Sami Saydjari presents..."Defending Cyberspace: A New Frontier" by Sami Saydjari (12-15-2016)
Date: Thursday, January 19, 2017
Time: 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Location: Duncan Hall, McMurtry Auditorium, Rice University, 6100 Main St, Houston, Texas, USA
- From John Lumb - Rice University Electrical and Computer Engineering - ECE Distinguished Seminar Series: "All Your Wi-Fi Are Belong To Us: Pushing Wi-Fi Technology Out Of Its Comfort Zone," Matthias Hollick (698/699) (12-15-2016)
Date: Monday, January 9, 2017
Time: 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Location: TBD Duncan Hall, Rice University, 6100 Main St, Houston, Texas, USA
- TechConnect - 10 tech toys to help kids learn as they play Posted 12-14-2016 (12-15-2016)
- 7datarecovery.com - Free Data Recovery Software Download - Full Recovery (12-15-2016)
- InfoWorld - Yahoo breach means hackers had three years to abuse user accounts (12-15-2016)
- InfoWorld - Windows 10 1607 patch KB 3206632 solves ‘dropped internet connection’ bug (12-14-2016)
- Samsung US - SSD 960 PRO NVMe M.2 2TB Memory & Storage - MZ-V6P2T0BW - Saw this last week! Wow! (12-14-2016)
- From Milt Gugenheim - PCWorld - AMD shows how Zen—now renamed Ryzen—is its best chip family in a decade Posted 12-13-2016 (12-14-2016)
- Digital Trends - AMD Teases 'Vega' Graphics Running 'Rogue One: Scarif' DLC Posted 12-13-2016 (12-14-2016)
- InfoWorld - The ultimate Windows 10 survivor kit (12-14-2016)
- InfoWorld - Windows 10 Creators Update steps up your security response (12-14-2016)
- AMD New Horizon - AMD RYZEN CPU (12-13-2016)
- YouTube - AMD Presents New Horizon (12-13-2016)