Xiaomi Redmi Review

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Never before have i used a China phone but Xiaomi definitely caught my attention. Honestly i never heard of Xioami but from the news i read, the phone was sold out in just 8 minutes after it’s launch in Singapore. True enough, when you visit their official website, it’s all sold out. Even all their accessories are sold out too!

With so much hype going on, it makes me curious as to why this phone is so popular. So i went online and read some reviews and it there are lots of positive feedbacks. First and foremost, it’s the price. Selling at only $169, it is definitely one of the best “budget smartphones” around in the market. It is powered by MIUI V5, a modified version of Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean. It has a 4.7-inch 720p display and runs on a MediaTek MT6589T Quad-core 1.5GHz processor.

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Custom Mid-Range Gaming Rig

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It’s been years since I last changed my desktop. From one of my old post, you can tell that my old desktop was really out of date. It was running on Core 2 Duo processor but it served me well. As usual, I was really hesitant to purchase a new desktop. After some considerations, I made my decision. I decided to build a custom desktop rig within the budget of $1,000 more or less.

It took me a week of reading reviews online and browsing through flyers comparing both specs and price.  Once decided, cousin, my sister and myself went down to Sim Lim Square. Initially, i wanted to get the MSI B85-G43 Gaming Motherboard but the salesman insisted that MSI is a bad choice for motherboards. Come to think of it, it’s actually quite true. Judging from my own personal experience, my old motherboard was MSI and it was faulty. My cousin’s old motherboard was MSI and now it’s dead too. Well, it doesn’t hurt to try something new for a change, so i went with his recommendation instead.

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How To Install DirectAdmin On CentOS

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For many years now, i’ve always been a fan of cPanel. But this year, i decided to try out something different. I have used DirectAdmin before in the past but never have i install and configure it on my own. Here is my little guide on how to install DirectAdmin on CentOS 5 or 6 on your VPS. This guide includes tutorial on how to install XCache and also CSF Firewall.

Before we start out on any VPS, it’s always best to keep your distro updated to the latest available updates. You can do that by typing out the following commands.

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