Logan

Logan

I like heavy metal and video games. Hardware is ok too, I guess. Twitter: https://twitter.com/Logan_RTW https://keepitmetal.com
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    How to Install TWO Pi-Holes on ONE System

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    $100 Virtualization PC: How I’m Using Proxmox at Home

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    Anno Mutationem is Beautiful, Quirky, & Charming

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    Anime Rendering 101: Best HandBrake Settings Explained – H.265 & Opus

    GET A VPN you scoundrels! teksyndicate.com/pia Anime rendering is VERY serious business… and that is why I have created this video to help you make the highest quality anime renders at the smallest file sizes. I use h.265 for video, opus for audio, and there’s several tricks to maximize quality. A note on opus for audio: Opus is not supported by every player on the market and some users have had issues with mobile viewing. I watch these files on an Android tablet using Jellyfin OR VLC and have never had any issues, but if you are worried, use AAC.…

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    Retro Gaming Room Tour | Dual CRTs & Old Games!

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    Elden Ring: An Outsider’s Perspective | I finally get it.

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    2022 Morrowind Mod List: 200 Mods, Zero Crashes (Using openMW)

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    Have you done these 7 things to secure your PC? | Make Windows 10 & 11 SECURE!

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    Secure Windows 10 & 11 Easily! How to Activate & Lock Down Windows

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    Jellyfin is Better than Plex and Emby | How to Use Jellyfin to Organize Your Media

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    The King of Controllers | How This Configuration Became Ubiquitous

    youtu.be/-JSZXvMZjt8 Get Windows 10 and 11 for 25% OFF – Coupon Code: TS25Wins10 Pro Oem Key: biitt.ly/mGESyWins11 Pro Oem Key: biitt.ly/JmeOFOffice2019 Pro Plus key: biitt.ly/sx8uYWins10 Home Oem Key: biitt.ly/AL7GBWins10 Pro Oem + Office2019 Pro Plus Key Pack: biitt.ly/ME4KI Get The Fenek Wireless Controller: epicpants.com/product/fenek-pc-game-controller/ Store: epicpants.com Music: zweihander.com Website: teksyndicate.com There have been many iterations over the years, but it seems we finally have a king and queen of all controller configurations. The history covers the SNES origins, the PlayStation controller, DualShock, N64, GameCube, Xbox, and a few others. Check out the video for some history and nostalgia. —————————– Discord:…

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    How NFTs & Crypto Markets May Ruin AAA Gaming (How did I miss this?!) | RANT:30

    Store: epicpants.com Music: zweihander.com Website: teksyndicate.com Looking at current NFT games, we can start to imagine how things are going to be when greedy AAA publishers really get into this. There’s one huge angle that I totally missed before: markets. Tokens/coins can be added to various exchanges and such. So, people who do not even play the games could trade the in-game currency and wildly influence the markets… This has some big implications for future “play to earn” games. Check out the video. —————————– Discord: discord.gg/vsCxNSD Twitch: www.twitch.tv/midnightdojo/ Twitter: twitter.com/teksyndicate/ For marketing (sponsorship opportunities) inquiries email [email protected] Ask us ANYTHING:…

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    Play Deus Ex in 2022 With Vanilla-Friendly Mods | Just do These Three Things

    You only need three things to play Deus Ex on modern PCs 1. Kentie’s Launcher Kentie’s Launcher replaces your DeuEx.exe file with a new one. Download Kentie’s Deus Ex Launcher here: kentie.net/article/dxguide/ Download required Visual Studio 2015 runtimes: vcredist_x86.exe Drag and drop this into your Deus EX\System directory Overwrite files Note, I’m using a dark theme on Windows, so it’ll look a little different.   2. DirectX or openGL? If you are on Windows (or are ok using DirectX on Linux) you can use the DirectX 9 settings for a moody atmosphere similar to the original game. If you want…

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    Forget Spotify: The Best Foobar Theme Tutorial for New (& Old) Users – This looks CLEAN!

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    KEEP MAKING INDIE GAMES – Inspiration for Artists & Indie Devs- Don’t Listen to Jeff Vogel | RANT:30

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    My Retro PC Gaming Setup Tour

    There’s something about a space that is specifically designed for fun. This CRT has made a huge difference; it’s taken me back to a time when things were less stressful, and fun was a focus. I’ll show you my Windows 10 gaming PC (featuring and AMD 5600X and an Nvidia 3060 Ti) and my Windows XP rig. Also… these Boston Acoustics speakers are amazing (sorry LGR, I like them more than the Rolands). Here’s a gear list: The Gateway VX1120 monitor (Mitsubishi 2020u Diamondtron): www.ebay.com/p/3045775532 Boston Acoustics Micro90x: www.ebay.com/sch/i.html?_from=R40&_trksid=p2322090.m570.l1313&_nkw=Boston+Acoustics+Micro90x&_sacat=0 The AMP (The actual one I got is out of stock,…

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