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A podcast in Telugu about technology, programming, music, movies, life in the Bay Area and other stuff.

Oct 28, 2014

Chat about how and why Ravi built his new desktop, and memories of our first computers.

  • Why did Ravi need a new computer?
  • When did we buy our first computers?
    • "Assembled" computers and pirated software
    • Famous computers at BITS - Russell's media machine
  • How to pick parts for a modern-day desktop
    • CPU and motherboard
    • RAM and SSD
    • Monitors
  • Economics of buying a branded computer vs. building it
  • How long does it take to research and build one
  • Breakdown of the cost
  • Our current work and home setups