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    Idea for laptop manufacturers

    Put a fan on both sides. That way I can defrost both hands at once. :?

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    Re: Idea for laptop manufacturers

    I like it, my fans on the left so my trackpad hand freezes really quickly, me and my sister call it mouse hand lol

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    Re: Idea for laptop manufacturers

    Maybe a heated mouse.

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    Re: Idea for laptop manufacturers

    heat pads at the front of the laptop before the keyboard so you can rest your hands or wrists on them and would help dissipate heat from the cpu / graphics card etc.

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    Re: Idea for laptop manufacturers

    what you want it a pair of these. .

    http://www.usbgeek.com/prod_detail.php?prod_id=0356

    and one of these . . . .

    http://www.everythingusb.com/usb_heating_seat_pad.html

    Job done!!

    Mike.

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    Quote Originally Posted by brubakes View Post
    Where does the madness end.....
    for 'madness' read 'things that will fry your usb ports/motherboard/PSU'

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    Quote Originally Posted by mac_shinobi View Post
    heat pads at the front of the laptop before the keyboard so you can rest your hands or wrists on them and would help dissipate heat from the cpu / graphics card etc.
    Not sure about the new ones, but the old macbooks use to do this. The space to the right of the trackpad would heat up to quiet a nice temperature

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    Quote Originally Posted by Oaktech View Post
    for 'madness' read 'things that will fry your usb ports/motherboard/PSU'
    Just think what could be done with 100 watt USB 3.0 ports...

    http://arstechnica.com/gadgets/news/...-a-reality.ars

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    Quote Originally Posted by Arthur View Post
    Just think what could be done with 100 watt USB 3.0 ports...

    USB 3.0 could soon drive monitors, hard drives with 100W of power
    Instead of having vga / dvi / mini display ports they will just have more USB 3 ports so you can have / use multiple displays without any lag / delay etc.

    The USB 3 ports will stop users poking there fingers etc into holes that output power of that amount lol

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    Quote Originally Posted by mac_shinobi View Post
    The USB 3 ports will stop users poking there fingers etc into holes that output power of that amount lol
    You'd hope so but the power would be negotiated rather than live the whole time and most laptops adapters are only rated for 65W total besides eventually intel's lightpeak/thunderbolt will probably take over when they do it propperly with optical connections rather than the abrtion that is currently implemented on the new macs.

    USB is ubiquidous but I still think it has too much overhead in its design for certain things to work really well.

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    Quote Originally Posted by originofsymmetry View Post
    I like it, my fans on the left so my trackpad hand freezes really quickly, me and my sister call it mouse hand lol
    Yep - mouse hand with me and the missus too!

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