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What does your workstation setup look like?

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@austinAustin Pocus

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This Slack discussion by austin, Rianke Krugel, Limarc, Linh and Arthur occurred in hackernoon's official #slogging-beta channel, and has been edited for readability.

austinNov 16, 2020, 9:03 PM
What does your workstation setup look like?
austinNov 16, 2020, 9:03 PM
i was using a macbook pro exclusively for about a year, but ended up back on a dual booting linux/windows desktop recently. i have:

austinNov 16, 2020, 9:03 PM
austinNov 16, 2020, 9:08 PM
Rianke KrugelNov 17, 2020, 5:48 AM
I want to dance in the disco that is your PC. Lots of pretty lights!
LimarcNov 19, 2020, 2:56 AM
Wow. You can start streaming austin

So i tried to built a vr-ready PC for $500 USD and I was successful, so my specs are nowhere near yours:

LimarcNov 19, 2020, 2:57 AM
Luckily though this build is good for vr and GREAT for my daily work haha 24 gb of ram is more than enough for content writing, editing, listening to youtube and editing videos.
LinhNov 19, 2020, 7:54 PM
just a big window and lots of light and my laptop. I need air and space and things to look pretty haha.
austinNov 19, 2020, 7:58 PM
Limarc nice! i sort of tried to "future proof" my rig and...went a little overboard ๐Ÿ˜… but hey, i won't have to get another computer for at least 5 years.

Linh fair enough! i think programmers are naturally predisposed to dark conditions ๐Ÿ˜‚
ArthurNov 23, 2020, 6:27 PM
Yeah, I remember times when Austin has some old box...


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