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Comment Re:AMD multi-display problems (Score 1) 148

I have the same problem, but in my very old WIndows XP Pro. SP3 with dual screen setup (19.5" CRT TV + 19" LCD monitor) and ATI Radeon 4870 video card (PCIe; 512 MB of VRAM). ATI/AMD's software is buggy. I had to downgrade back to old ATI Catalyst driver v9.4 since newer drivers cause Windows XP's clock to slow down with DVI and rare, random hard lock ups with videos. :(

Submission + - Arachnophobic Entomologists: When Two More Legs Make a Big Difference (

antdude writes: This Science Daily article mentioned "Arachnophobic Entomologists: When Two More Legs Make a Big Difference ... For some entomologists, an apparent paradox exists: Despite choosing a career working with insects, they exhibit negative feelings toward spiders which range from mild disgust to extreme arachnophobia..."

Seen in Engwinner's forum thread.

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