How much time do you spend on GBATEMP.NET

Discussion in 'General Off-Topic Chat' started by Gizametalman, Feb 6, 2018.

  1. ploggy

    ploggy WAKA! WAKA!

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    @op I'll tell you when I leave :P
     
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  2. Tom Bombadildo

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    I forgot
    Same as Chary, I usually have the site open 24/7.

    Since I work from home, I usually have 3 PCs running with 5 monitors total, and at least one of them will always have GBATemp as the active page somewhere, usually the shitbox with another tab open on the general forums for browsing.
     
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  3. Gizametalman
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    Same as Chary... do you even pay your electrical consumption? Is just that I can't believe that you do have at least one computer turned on 24/7
     
  4. RustInPeace

    RustInPeace Samurai Cop

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    It's open most of the day but mainly so I can respond to Pokemon requests, without that, I wouldn't even have the site open, so an estimate of my hours doesn't matter, if anything I'd hate myself for knowing that number because that implies I like this forum more than I actually do.
     
  5. TotalInsanity4

    TotalInsanity4 GBAtemp Supreme Overlord

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    Way too much to even try to justify
     
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  6. Tom Bombadildo

    Tom Bombadildo Tom BombaDadlo

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    I forgot
    I mean, I own a home and make enough money to support myself, my fiancee, and a couple of pets sooo...not really that hard to believe? I currently manage the US side of 7 (soon to be 8) separate, quite successful websites for a company in the UK, letting a few PCs site idle for a few hours overnight isn't really that much of a stretch.

    Plus I get to write off a lot of my bills at tax time since I have a home office :P
     
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  7. Gizametalman
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    I didn't meant it in that way. But okay, thanks for letting me know.
    Again, I just can't believe that you do have GBATEMP running on one computer all the day, all days. That's all.
     
  8. Memoir

    Memoir Just a Memory

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    Somewhere, over there!
    I honestly am baffled as to how you weren't suspended for all of the necros...

    Oof..

    As for how often I'm here? Too much. I heed a break, but I can't announce it, and then nobody would notice anyways.
     
  9. Gizametalman
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    Gizametalman Banned

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    Cant tell. I just received two warnings when I should have got at least 5 more.
    Oh, don't say that. We're a big family here on the 'Temp :wub:
     
  10. Meteor7

    Meteor7 Guess where this thumb goes.

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    I always have this site open in a tab, and I pop in periodically to check things. It's not often I spend extended amounts of time browsing, though.
     
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  11. cagycee

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    I only pop on to look at the Upcoming News especially when it comes to Homebrew and the Nintendo Switch. I check literally 3 times each day.
     
  12. 330

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    I enjoy the news posted here a lot, so a few hours for sure :D

    That's sad.
     
  13. Axido

    Axido GBAtemp Advanced Fan

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    Just as long as it takes to ruin a random person's day. Yes, I have other life goals as well, but having a routine is somewhat important to me.

    Jk, I check in two or three times a day to see if anything interesting happened in the scene.
     
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  14. B_E_P_I_S_M_A_N

    B_E_P_I_S_M_A_N can't think of anything creative to put here

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    University and personal projects have kind of been eating into my time here, but I still spend a good long hour or two browsing the forums. If I'm not getting enough alerts, I'll just search around for threads that look interesting or something like that. It gives me something to do on my commute.
     
  15. Invision

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    since school started again, i've barely had time to check the forums, probably like, thrice per week

    though, i try my best to check anyway ~
     
  16. Dionicio3

    Dionicio3 Skiddo

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    He did it, huh
     
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  17. ThoD

    ThoD GBATemp Maniac (apparently), but more like "bored"

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    Wait, I just noticed that! Is it because of all the shitpost necrobumps? Shitposts are overlooked, necrobumps are pardoned but shitpost necros are ban? Weird combo...
     
  18. sks316

    sks316 Rainbow Dash is best pony

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    I spend an unmeasurable amount of time here...
    If you want to know where most of my time is spent, I'm on Discord (specifically RiiConnect24's Discord) most of the time.
     
  19. VinsCool

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    I realised last night that I spend so much time in here that trash talking the community is something I take personal. Especially when it involves very specific bad apples.
     
  20. WiiUBricker

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    I don’t really count the time but I’m more like a frequent hit-and-runner nowadays, if that’s a thing.
     
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