NTFS has this thing called a Master File Table. It sounds really cool when you read about it. You can see that ext3 … Read more
2 sticks in general because you get dual channeling. But more memory will always beat out dual channel for general workloads.
Formatting a drive is simply a matter of rearranging the bits, which is functionally no different from reading and writing files. I do … Read more
Shells do not do any reorganization of the code they get handed, it is just interpreted one line after the other (nothing else … Read more
Not an explanation of why this slowdown happens, but you might be interested in Raxco’s PerfectDisk (it is payware, but there’s a 30-day … Read more
We have 100+ GB files and while trying to perform gzip using below command , gzip is taking minimum 1-2 hours to get … Read more
Google+ is indeed quite slow. And not only on the notification. However, Google+ is still in an early stage, I believe they even … Read more
Does ionice work with the deadline scheduler?
Why is the Android emulator so slow? How can we speed up the Android emulator? [closed]
Very high CPU load, but nothing significant in top [duplicate]