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Gift Giving at Birthday Parties

I moved to a small town 6 months ago and had a really nice birthday party the other day, with all the friends I've made here (obligatory disclaimer: yes, it followed Covid guidelines). It was a …

ViewSonic VX2758-2KP-MHD Monitor Does Not Allow Downscaling from 4K to 1440p on PS5

Unfortunately, I've just learned the hard way that a PS5 connected to the ViewSonic VX2758-2KP-MHD monitor does not allow you to select 4K, confirming no support for downscaling 4K to 1440p. I …

Death Stranding RTX Code from Galax

Has anyone been able to get a code from Galax for the Death Stranding RTX promo? Filled out the form over a week ago and have tried contacting them with no luck. Merchant originally directed me to …

New Housemate in a Non-Smoking Sharehouse Says She Smokes

So a new housemate moved in last week and today told us that she smokes and asked if it was okay to smoke outside. We all kind of looked at each other and one of the others said as long she …

PlayStation

Using PS4 Remote Play Interstate

I'm moving interstate for a job and will be leaving my PS4 behind :( Really excited for The Last of Us Part II and Ghost of Tsushima and was wondering if I can still play them at launch with …

Plan for Switching Back Super to Growth

Those who switched their superannuation to a more conservative plan or cash before the stock market crashed, what’s your plan for switching back? Obviously no one can predict the future, but some …

Budget Gaming Mouse

The Kogan Full RGB Mechanical Keyboard seems to be a favourite on OzBargain… is there a favourite budget gaming mouse to go with it? All the deals cost way more than the keyboard lol. Any of …

Ghosting from OzBargain Classifieds Users

I've been getting a lot of users agree to a deal in OzBargain classifieds and then suddenly ignore me (still posting on the site), even when I politely ask them to let me know if they're …

Sharing Apple TV+ with an Apple Arcade User through Family Sharing

Since they're both worth $79.99, I was wondering how I might go about setting up a Family Sharing plan where I provide a 1 Year Apple TV+ subscription and the other(s) provide an Apple Arcade …

Bankwest

Best Bankwest Credit Card for Home Loan Package

Anyone here have a Complete Home Loan Package with Bankwest? Little disappointing they don’t include their top tier cards, only Platinum… Anyway, which one is better - Bankwest More Platinum …

Desktop Gaming PC vs Salary Sacrificing a Laptop

A desktop gaming PC is obviously better value than a laptop in terms of performance per dollar, but it can't be salary sacrificed/tax deducted. If you can claim back at the highest tax rate plus …

Picking between Dell UltraSharp Monitors

Just reserved two monitors (as new) from Dell Outlet as soon as they opened for Boxing Day! Dell UltraSharp 24" 1080p IPS Monitor - U2419HC ($129, thought it was a price error! corrected to …

Ways to Use Virtual Visa Gift Cards

So I got a bunch of $14 Virtual Visa Gift cards from this deal which are about to expire. How the hell can I use them? Utility bills, subscription services, online retailers, no-one accepts split …

ANZ

ANZ Lucky Draw for Existing Home Loan Customers

So it looks like ANZ are running a lucky draw on July 22 for 7 people to win up to $500,000 off their home loan, with all existing home loan customers automatically eligible. Imagine if you'd …

Interstate Royal College Exam Date Change

I'm a training medical specialist (registrar). My College has decided to change exam dates at the last minute. I waited until the exam dates were confirmed before booking flights and …

Sidebar software to cover up dead pixel bar

Hi, my laptop has had a 1 cm vertical bar of dead pixels on the left side since starting up today. Unfortunately it is out of warranty and the quote for a replacement monitor was $1000! In the …

YouTube

So I have a YouTube video with 1 million views. Anyone want business tips, lol

Surprised to find that a YouTube video I made for fun a few months ago just hit 1 million views. I didn't touch it since it was uploaded and know hardly anything about search engine …

Where to Buy an iPhone 5c Battery Case and Warranty Issues

Just wondering where to buy a quality or brand-name iPhone 5c battery case, as its hard to find accessories for this model. There's plenty of generic iPhone 5/5s/5c cases on eBay that don't …

Apple MacBook Pro Power Adapter

I know its a long shot but my mum's Retina MacBook Pro charger stopped working (out of warranty) and she needs a new one. Anywhere selling them for less than $129 RRP?

eBay Australia

Sold a game on eBay that arrived damaged, advice?

Sorry if this has been asked before, but I recently sold a game on eBay that arrived with damage to the case and despite the game working, the buyer is threatening to leave negative feedback because …

Undertale (Highest Rated PC Game of All Time on Metacritic and Steam)

Has anyone played this game yet? Currently sitting at 98 on Metacritic and 99% positive reviews on Steam. http://store.steampowered.com/app/391540/ http://www.metacritic.com/game/pc/undertale I got …

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25% off Cat Trees at Pet City (WA)

expired 25% off Cat Trees at Pet City (WA)

BB8 Star Wars Toy Droid

Anyone got one of these in Australia? Is it just JB Hi-Fi and Harvey Norman selling them? Looks cool but $250 is rather pricey…

Where Is Everybody's Gone To The Rapture?

So Sony… is Australia getting this PS4 game or what? Release day and it doesn't even exist on the Playstation Store. Can't find anything on Google regarding an Australian release …

Nintendo

RIP Satoru Iwata 1959-2015

Just found out that Satoru Iwata, CEO of Nintendo passed away, so sad… :( He was responsible for some of my most cherished childhood memories, playing a Nintendo console donated by Child's …

gamespot.com

GameSpot removed my E3 video competition entry for no reason

Last week my finalist entry to GameSpot AU's E3 video competition was removed for no …

Buying/selling 2nd hand (2+ lost sales) vs piracy (1 lost sale)

I normally buy and sell my games second hand but my friend pointed out the other day that this is technically worse than piracy, as the publisher misses out on at least 2 sales (me, the person I sell …

EA.com

EA Great Game Guarantee, ACCC and Battlefield Hardline

Now that EA has changed its refund policy, does this mean we can play Battlefield Hardline's campaign within 24 hours and return it for a full refund? Not interested in multiplayer and …

Free copy of The Witcher 3 for EXISTING Gigabyte GTX 970 owners

Just scored a free copy of The Witcher 3 through Gigabyte for the GTX 970 I bought last year (there's a current promotion on newly purchased cards) as compensation for the VRAM fiasco! On top of …

eBay Australia

Brand New Asus Strix GTX 970 for $49.99 ($89 Postage) on eBay. Pricing Error?

Just did a search for 'GTX 970' on eBay to see how much these were going for and this was the first result. http://www.ebay.com.au/itm/Asus-Strix-STRIX-GTX970-DC2OC-4GD... Brand New, Buy …

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Apple iPod Touch 5th Gen 16GB $129 @ Officeworks

out of stock Apple iPod Touch 5th Gen 16GB $129 @ Officeworks