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I run a VRBO in Bethany Beach, Delaware and it gets decent traction, adjacent to the Salt Pond
Do you know or think if I made it a golf-VRBO, ie if you stay here, you get total access to the Salt Pond golf course?
Or do you think people only go to VRBO's to go to the beach? - The golf course dude phoned me and said as much.
There is a deal on summer packages tomorrow that I could capitalize on. Golfers could make it a visit?

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OWASP: Avoiding Hacker Tricks
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OWASP: Avoiding Hacker Tricks

Learn to build secure applications from the mindset of the hacker and avoid being exploited.

So a couple weeks ago I was playing fortnite then i had to go when i logged in the next day and went into a match it said *kicked due to cheating, VPN,IP* I was not using a VPN or was not hacking and I have a high-speed internet (1 GB per second internet) if anyone else is having this problom or know how to fix it please help me out :) thanks.
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I have a gaming computer with an ASUS ROG STRIX Z370-H GAMING LGA-1151 Coffee Lake DDR4 ATX Desktop Motherboard, 2 MSI AMD Radeon R9 390 8192 MB 8GB Gaming Mining R9390GAMING8G video cards, an Intel BX80684I78700K 8th Gen Core i7-8700K Processor, and 32GB RAM. The Operating System is Windows 10 Pro 64 bit. Some games, like Minecraft, function properly with no problem but others, such as Fortnite and Ark and the games in the Simulator 13 games collectors pack.  I will open the game and get to f=play for a few minutes when video goes away and the sound cuts out but I can hear the fans in the tower still running. and then the computer will shutdown or I will have to power it down and restart it.  The games in question have been reinstalled but the same thing happens.

Please advise as to how to solve this problem.

Thank you.

Robert
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I plan to start recording my gaming sessions. What would be a good internal HDD (or SSD, whatever) for that? I only have one drive slot left in my desktop computer. I imagine that write speeds and write durability would be the main criteria for that task. I don't plan on keeping the recorded sessions for very long so I don't think I need tons of space. This drive would be exclusively used for this purpose.
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I'm getting a new laptop in the mail this week. It comes with Windows pre-installed. I'm Windows-averse. I'm going to use some flavor of *nix as my primary OS.

Now there are certain Windows games that aren't available on Linux that my daughter wants to play. So I'll be keeping some form of Windows around, strictly for gaming purposes. My preference would be to run Windows in a VM on Ubuntu. However, I've seen mixed reviews in terms of this being feasible when it comes to gaming -- especially with modern games.

Anyone here have any success with running Windows in a VM with modern games? Or is Dual-Boot the only way to go when gaming is a concern?
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I'd like to do a vid of some of my expectations for the Last Jedi Star Wars episode 8, and why it was a cluster-dunk and what I would have done.
I will do it in Anime, no pics of Daisy, Adam or John, just Hand Drawn Anime similarity. Macromedia Flash

Will Ryan Johnson and his Disney legal hydralisks track me down and redecorate my house with my intestines?
They sued a day care for having postings that looked similar to Tigger and Eyore for $1000,000 (Mike Meyers, Dr. Evil, ahem)
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If I change Luke Skywalker to Matthew Herbertson and Ben Kenobi to Bill Genobili?
I read that a cartoon character can be copyrighted, and I'm certain that Disney has copyrighted a 25 year old girl wearing tattered cloth rags, with 3 hair circles on the back of her head - Rey.
Is there any way to do my own version of the story without being murdered, legally? I read that you can not copyright a story.

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Need to source a PC for a client. The video card is really important

 http://resources.arcgis.com/en/help/system-requirements/10.1/index.html#//015100000094000000

Video/Graphics Adapter

Check your computer's ability to run ArcGIS Explorer Desktop

24-bit capable graphics accelerator
An OpenGL 2.0 or higher-compliant video card is required, with at least 64 MB video memory; however, 256 MB of video memory or higher is recommended. Shader Model 3.0.
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my windows 10 hp  computer now locking after every 10 minutes which i do not want after recent some update or upgrade that is pushed.
Earlier it used to lock after 1 hour based on option i set under "Power and sleep setting'

Please advise
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I can't download Fifa series games.
The games company has been shaming me as well.
Legal help needed.
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I know how ruthless Lucasfilm and Disney are with copyright infringements.

Would something like this indi -gogo attract their wrath?

here

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So to break things down, I have a PS3 relatively old but still in good condition. Played a lot till one night I turned it on after having all the connections plugged into the correct slot, there was no picture on my T.V, no music/sound, the fan was very low/slow and after 10-20 seconds the green light switched off and not the standby mode coloured red, it was as if the power connection was disconnected. I looked it up and tried to understand what was wrong and all I got was that I needed to replace the hard drive. I even tried to unplug everything, waited a couple of minutes then reconnected to try again only to get the same issue.

please can someone guide me?
is it the hdd the issue?
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I play PC games a lot and I have a fairly powerful rig to do this, however, I want to monitor and record CPU and GPU temperatures and PSU voltages.  Is there a safe, high performance, low resource hogging program that I can run in the background while I do normal activities and most importantly PC gaming?  I want it to be able to record these readings so I can study the readouts over the course of several days/weeks and under different load scenarios from no activity to normal to PC gaming.

Here are my rig specs:
Asus Maximus Hero VIII Intel Z170 based chipset, ATX Motherboard
Intel Core i7-6700K Processor, 4-core @ 4.0GHz with HT, 8MB L3 Cache
16GB Crucial Ballistix DDR4-2400MHz (2 x 8GB), CAS 16 latency, low voltage
EVGA GTX 1080Ti GDDR5 ICX Cooling 11GB VRAM
512GB Samsung 950 Pro PCIe 3.0 Solid-State Drive
Integrated Qualcomm Atheros Killer E2201 LAN chip (10/100/1000 MBps)
650 Watt EVGA SuperNOVA Power Supply, 80Plus Gold Certified, > 90% efficiency
Windows 10
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When loading my Minecraft level, the game crashes and this is what the crash report says.
---- Minecraft Crash Report ----
// My bad.

Time: 7/28/18 11:37 AM
Description: Exception in server tick loop

java.lang.NullPointerException: Exception in server tick loop
      at net.minecraft.nbt.NBTTagCompound.func_152449_a(NBTTagCompound.java:398)
      at net.minecraft.nbt.NBTTagCompound.func_152446_a(NBTTagCompound.java:52)
      at net.minecraft.nbt.NBTTagCompound.func_152449_a(NBTTagCompound.java:398)
      at net.minecraft.nbt.NBTTagCompound.func_152446_a(NBTTagCompound.java:52)
      at net.minecraft.nbt.NBTTagCompound.func_152449_a(NBTTagCompound.java:398)
      at net.minecraft.nbt.NBTTagCompound.func_152446_a(NBTTagCompound.java:52)
      at net.minecraft.nbt.CompressedStreamTools.func_152455_a(CompressedStreamTools.java:170)
      at net.minecraft.nbt.CompressedStreamTools.func_152456_a(CompressedStreamTools.java:125)
      at net.minecraft.nbt.CompressedStreamTools.func_74794_a(CompressedStreamTools.java:120)
      at net.minecraft.world.chunk.storage.AnvilChunkLoader.loadChunk__Async(AnvilChunkLoader.java:121)
      at net.minecraftforge.common.chunkio.ChunkIOProvider.callStage1(ChunkIOProvider.java:20)
      at net.minecraftforge.common.chunkio.ChunkIOProvider.callStage1(ChunkIOProvider.java:12)
      at net.minecraftforge.common.util.AsynchronousExecutor.skipQueue(AsynchronousExecutor.java:343)
      at net.minecraftforge.common.util.AsynchronousExecutor.getSkipQueue(AsynchronousExecutor.java:302)
      at …
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Hi
Dark-net is supposed to be a page that is only accessible by certain users, right? Something about special software to perform the secret access/functions?
. . For secret access to communication and project software. I am certainly doing nothing illegal, just secret collaboration on a creative writing thing. We don't want our brilliant project developments to be found on Google.
Would I be able to skip the secret-software aspect and just use a wordpress page with pre-made secret accounts? no sign-up section That the content is invisible to unwanted, non-users?
at a page invisible to Google, like meaningless qrstvwxyz_abcd_efg.org? or 123_456_789.org?
the front page could be totally blank, with just login text-fields
And it is normal wordpress inside?
That would suit me! A multi user chat system would be awesome! Would video conference be possible in WP - optimal! - - Plugins seem plausible.

Ideas?
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I was playing Fortnite BR recently and i got an error that kicked me out of the game and the error said "You were removed from the match due to internet lag, your IP or machine, VPN usage, or for cheating. We recommend not utilizing VPN or proxy services while attempting to play fortnite." I tried to get help from support about this bug but the support for epic games is absolute trash and did not provide me with any assistance, so i just turn off my computer and go to bed. The next day i try to log in to my epic games account and I get a message saying my account has been disabled. Which is very disconcerting to me i went to support again time after time after time only getting bot replys, then trying to call the number for epic games which tells me to go to there support center.  I really need some help here i cant play on any other accounts I'm assuming they machine banned me, but i was wrongfully banned. However i can't debate this issue with anybody because every time i go to support all i get is a bot reply. The reason why I'm coming here is because i saw a similar post about this and was hoping that someone could help me as well, after putting a lot of money into this game and time, and getting banned for no reason its absolutely stupid.
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I have a pair of Monster Isport headphones that are under warranty and in need of support. The number I have for Monster Inc. is: 1-877-800-8989.
It doesn't matter when I try to reach customer support they are never available.

I've tried several times to make my request known to them via their online form. No one has responded to my request.

Maybe I'm missing the point, but I am unable to reach anyone that can help me fix my headphones.

By chance, would anyone of you have a different telephone number I can use to contact Monster customer support?
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Hi
I'd like to give my pupils, several homeschoolers in my neighborhood access to my web-space, but I don't want them to be able to alter or destroy my work. I'd like them to each have their own control panel for their own work /web-site/ sub-account on my account.

Is this completely normal functionality?

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hi
nees suggestion for good games that one can play with friends online together each on their android mobile.

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Hi,
I recently downloaded the GRID 2 dmg file. GRID 2 is a game - GRID 2 Reloaded Edition.dmg
Installed on my mac and followed the steps but getting error.
Here are the steps -
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What could be the reason for this error.
How do i fix it
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Prepare for the CompTIA Network+ exam by learning how to troubleshoot, configure, and manage both wired and wireless networks.

Hello.

I want to make a snake game using DELPHI. The basic, the snake eats the apple and it grows longer. I have the apple generating in random places. The only thing that I cant get is the delay. So i need the blocks to follow the first block in a train effect, but so far they are all stuck together and when I change direction they all move together instead of being in a 'train' effect.

Can anyone help me? I don't know if the explanation was detailed enough.
Many Thanks
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My Python chess GUI is coming on well.
The 8x8, black and white is perfectly structured, colored at a changeable square_size

The white squares are just the white window background.
However, my transparent pieces don't render on a black square (rectangle draw.rect)
They are pasted under it! I can move the piece location by a few pixels, and see it emerge slowly from under the black square.

Is this a known issue?

Here is my relevant code, there is no code between them

pygame.draw.rect(screen, square_color, (x*square_size,y*square_size,square_size,square_size), 0)
       
            screen.blit(white_king,(x*square_size,y*square_size))

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what is the best server equipped to host a full fledged teenpatti game with unlimited userbase.
please advice with configs. I am new to this
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about a game a PC game disc from Walmart and I'll put it in and it says setup so I hit set up then the go to control panel to install and Configure system components  please help I've got 5 games that says the same thing I've gotten them all from Walmart went to take them back but they want take them back I just want to play them thank you Felicia
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For my Python RTS / MOBA server,

I am at a decision where I should either make a class for reading UDP activity updates from the clients over TCP activity ( a failsafe)
Should I have a UDPlistener class and a TCPlistener class?
or should I have a packetListener class with a UDPlisten method and  also, a TCPlisten method? - that are each made into Threads?
I think an all-in-one approach would make linking into the game smoother?

both would work, but which would look best? Is Python better suited to one?

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I am wondering whether to buy a 240Hz monitor for my sons to use for gaming.  How does fps relate to refresh rate? One has a GTX 750Ti and the other has a GTX 960. Both of them say that they are capable of a 240Hz refresh rate but when they play their games they never seem to get an fps of more than about 170. Does that mean that the graphics card would be able to cause a 240Hz monitor to refresh at 240Hz but that the change in image would actually only occur 170 times per second - a bit like having the monitor sample 240 time per second an image that is changing 170 times per second?

Essentially, does this mean that until they get a graphics card which is capable of an fps that is closer to 240, then a 144Hz monitor would perform in a similar way to a 240Hz monitor?

Thank you
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