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How can we improve console controls?

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videogame console controls are falling way behind. im just using the ps4 as an example here.
>they are basically using the same design as the ps1 controller that was launched in 1994.
Thats the first generation 3D gaming.

I just got a ps4 and i notice that there is way too much going on when it comes to game mechanics compared to what the controller can handle.
There are so many combinations of buttons needed to be used that every move feels like im entering a gta cheat code.

And on the other end, you have the games where the controller is basically useless. Shooting games etc.
Those games are completely broken when you play on console compared to mouse and keyboard.
The only things the controller is good for is controlling vehicles and very basic games like spyro etc.

I think its time to come up with a new controller that keeps up with the games we have today.
The VR stuff has so many limitations and is basically the nintendo power glove of our time. Its fun and weird, but its not practical. Unless you play VR games in a machine made for that specific game, its completely useless.

I would love to hear your ideas of an upgraded console control.

>It needs to have the presition of a fingertip (instead of a thumb)
>The moving range of a mouse
(I think the left stick movement might actually be fine, and i know there are controls with that stick and a mouse, but that only fixes shooting game issues)
>It needs a more natural, intuitive control. Thats what they try to do with VR, but VR doesnt work.

I also think some resistance would be good for many games. When i play For Honor, and move my guard from one side to the next, it takes much longer for the game to switch side than it takes for me to press the stick in the direction. If the stick had resistance and went from zero to the other side in the same speed as the game (and not allowing me to press it any further than the speed he moves it in the game) then that would be great.

Idk. Lets hear your ideas.
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Damn.... Windows 10 be looking like THAT?
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>practise extensively for coding test
>test is a problem you've never seen before
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>sony stopped making compact phones
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Decentralized chan proposal

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Since the retard mods banned this let's try again.
Continued from the last thread.
Decentralized chan proposal due to failure of alt chans and impending failure here:

Here's the basic gestalt on the solution:

1. Start a new development project.
2. Have competent non sperg non le php pro devs from the start (no Josh moons)
3. Have real time lines and goals.
4. Have crowd funding that meets those timelines and goals.
5. Develop a chan engine that runs using a command and control server and p2p for everything else with limited content storage hosting to control bandwidth and thus costs
6. Develop a node function that allows many different chans to function as seemless parts of the same p2p hosting system with cross linking therefore growing each other as a confederation of nodes
7. Integrate block chain for payment processing and donations.

Existing software lacks the specific things needed for this. You need a decentralized image board engine. For example when I say imagboard engine I am talking about things like openib (which is what Ron Watkins runs 8 chan on).

Or for example infinity next which failed due to Josh being a faggot. Or lynxchan engine which is what endchan and a few others run on.

Those are the underlying software packages that run everything. You need one of those except more robust and able to do p2p and node to node hosting sort of like a bit torrent for chans only faster and less fragmented.

Ideally it would work similar to how tor used to work you would launch a client then open your browser of choice and be able to view all the boards. Anyone who was trusted would be able to host nodes that shared the load of the boards and like 8 chan you'd be able to make your own boards.

Unlike 8 chan by virtue of the nodes board owners would not be able to act like mini moots and cuck the boards and also unlike 8 chan inactive boards would flush out of the system automatically instead of endlessly accumulating and lagging out the database.
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/spg/ - Smartphone General

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Choose Your Weapon Edition

If requesting purchasing advice, please provide your country and what carrier you will be using it with, along with wanted features, budget and size.

Good Resources:
>Reviews, Specs, Comparisons
http://www.gsmarena.com
http://www.phonearena.com
http://www.kimovil.com

>Frequency Checker
http://willmyphonework.net
http://frequencycheck.com
https://kimovil.com/en/frequency-checker

>Chinkphone news
http://www.gizchina.com
http://www.gizmochina.com

>Visual Phone Size Comparison
https://www.phonearena.com/phones/size

>Post a Mini-Review of your Smartphone
>Discuss upcoming and current models
>Ask for help related to phones
>Tell us how much shekels you spent on good/bad phone

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Post the oldest desktop screenshot you still have saved.
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superior Linux font rendering

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How can windows even compete

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what is the worst thing you had to endure?
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/pcbg/ - PC Building General

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>Create a parts list
https://pcpartpicker.com/
>Learn how to build a PC
Search youtube for a guide for your socket

Want help?
>State your budget & CURRENCY
>List your uses eg Gaming, Video Editing, VM Work
>For monitors include purpose and graphics pairing
>NO Speccy. Use HWinfo
>For Win7 in Ryzen https://pastebin.com/TUZvnmy1

CPU
>Athlon 200GE - Bare minimal desktop/gaming
>R3 2200G - Light gaming(dGPU optional)
>R5 2400G/i5-8400 - Consider IF on sale
>R5 2600/X - Good gaming & multithreaded work use CPUs
>i7-9700k/8700k - If you have a $2000+ budget and don't care that it'll be superseded by 7nm CPUs next year
>R7 2700/X - Best value high-end CPU on a non-HEDT platform
>Wait for R7 3700X - Surely the best overall and not a massive disappointment like the 9900k
>Threadripper/Used Xeon - HEDT

RAM
>8GB - Enough for most gaming use
>16GB - Standard for heavy use
>32GB - If you have to ask, you don't need this
>CPUs benefit from fast RAM; 2933MHz+ is ideal

Graphics cards
>RTX 2000 cards are worse performance per $ than previous gen
>Avoid cheap MODELS ie MSI Armor (Mk2 is ok), Gigabyte G1/Wf, ASUS dual, and others w/ small heatsinks and low quality fans
1080p
>RX 570/580/590 w/ Freesync or 1060 6GB - standard 1080p 60fps+ options
>1050 3Gb or RX560 4Gb - lower settings and/or older games
>GTX 1070Ti/Vega 56 - for higher FPS w/ a high hz monitor
1440p
>Vega; 1070Ti/1080 if you already have Gsync
>Waste money - for higher FPS w/ a high hz monitor
4K
>Upscale from 1620-1800p. Or 2080Ti, but awful value
OpenCL use
>Vega 64

Storage
>Backup before using StoreMi
>Consider getting a larger SSD (better GB/$) instead of small SSD & large HDD
>2TB HDDs are barely more $ than 1TB
>M.2 is a form factor, NOT a performance standard

Display
>Consider 75hz minimum; 60hz are mostly old models
>Always consider FreeSync w/ AMD cards
>FOR GAMING START YOUR BUILD WITH A MONITOR FIRST, then make your build to drive it appropriately

More
https://rentry.co/pcbg-more

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