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DainB replied to daoople on Citibank Signature Becomes Citibank Premier Card (Is There a Loss of Benefits?)
I have both Citi Premier from Citi USA and Citi Premier Signature from Citi AU and while cards look almost identical (with notable absence...
Telstra turned off 2100 MHz 3G recently so to use Telstra-based service you need a phone supporting 850MHz 3G or 4G. Figured that out hard...
[@chyawala](/comment/5336395/redir): As with everything it all depends how badly they want to get you. Everything is traceable if you put...
DainB replied to perthjay85 on NetGear Orbi Whole Home Mesh Wi-Fi System with Tri-Band, AC3000, USD $280, Delivery USD $24, about AUD $410 @ Amazon
Since it's not something you need change every year I'd recommend to go for one that is supported by third party firmwares. That way after...
DainB replied to matt_will_fix_it on VPN: 1 Year with Private Internet Access for USD $29 (AUD $38.05)
It's still better than logs of everything you do recorded and stored by VPN provider. You can also buy multiple VPS, pay with bitcoins and...
[@subywagon](/comment/5334929/redir): No sure what that means but if it makes you feel better go for it.
[@Melbournebargain](/comment/5334924/redir): You can google it yourself and do it in 5 min or you can pay me $100/h to do that. Your choice.
DainB replied to Melbournebargain on VPN: 1 Year with Private Internet Access for USD $29 (AUD $38.05)
That'd be $100/hour plus business class airfare, paid upfront, minimum one hour.
Just get a VPS for $10/year (512M RAM is more than enough, even 256 + swap will do just fine) and setup your own VPN server using Softether...
DainB replied to solidussnake on Wireless1 - NetGear R7000 Nighthawk Wireless AC1900 Dual Band Gigabit Router $180.00 Free Shipping
Err.. AC1900 on 5GHZ is exactly the same as AC1600 and unless you have 3 antennas on your client devices (99.9% you don't) you would not...
DainB commented on MyUS.com - USA Shipping Forwarding (No Setup Fee, Two Years Free Premium; 20-30% off Fees) Via AmEx / Debit Mastercard
Can anyone recommend company to setup mail redirect from USA to AU which can be used for setting up bank account in USA ? $25/m a bit too...
DainB replied to DisabledUser173909 on Devondale Cheese Slices (Tasty or Colby) 200g $1 @ Coles Sunnybank Hills QLD (Possibly Other Locations)
Err, how can it be even more expensive than now ?
DainB replied to Unseatingcargo1 on Acer Swift 3 (8th Gen i5-8250U, MX150, 14" FHD, 256GB/8GB, Backlit KB) US $752.47 (~AU $962) Delivered @ Amazon
Only if you believe marketing hype or have enough multithreaded load to use all cores. For 99% of people using Word or Chrome CPU won't...
DainB replied to peter_mcc on Acer Swift 3 (8th Gen i5-8250U, MX150, 14" FHD, 256GB/8GB, Backlit KB) US $752.47 (~AU $962) Delivered @ Amazon
Acer does not have full international warranty, only international traveler warranty, which means if you try claim warranty in Oz for Acer...
DainB replied to hollykryten on Intel 535 SERIES SSD 256GB, M.2 80mm SATA SSDSCKGW256H601 $87.20 @ Warehouse 1 eBay
In case you did not know, SAS and SATA drives are using exactly the same connector. So there are SATA drives but you can't say it's a SATA...
DainB replied to jasswolf on Intel 535 SERIES SSD 256GB, M.2 80mm SATA SSDSCKGW256H601 $87.20 @ Warehouse 1 eBay
There's no such thing as M.2 drive. M.2 is a connector and it can be used for either SATA or PCI Express drives.
DainB replied to mubd1234 on PadTV HD Digital TV Dongle For Android Phones - $20 (Was $50) @ Altronics ($10 with Upcoming AmEx Small Shop)
Directly underneath transmitter actually is a fringe area.
DainB replied to JimmyF on Virgin Australia - Return - Los Angeles from Per $879 / Melb $852 / Syd $868 / Adl $889 + New York from Melb $1081 / Syd $1098
I bet it was row 5 seat.
DainB replied to manic on Unlimited Free Rides - Saturday 14/10 and Sunday 15/10 @ oBike [Melb, Syd, Bris, GC]
18650 and solar panel, worth at least $3
DainB replied to JetBombat on Unlimited Free Rides - Saturday 14/10 and Sunday 15/10 @ oBike [Melb, Syd, Bris, GC]
Err, why ? All you need is a $1 screwdriver to remove the lock and you can ride for free as much as you want. You also get free 18650, tiny...
DainB replied to DisabledUser207606 on Unlimited Free Rides - Saturday 14/10 and Sunday 15/10 @ oBike [Melb, Syd, Bris, GC]
I'm sure you can get couple of dollars for selling truck load of them to scrap metal.
DainB commented on Unlimited Free Rides - Saturday 14/10 and Sunday 15/10 @ oBike [Melb, Syd, Bris, GC]
Never seen one in Brisbane, sure they have them here ?
DainB replied to Unseatingcargo1 on Acer Swift 3 - 8th Gen Intel Core i5-8250U, 15.6" Full HD, 8GB DDR4, 256GB SSD - US$725.01 Delivered (~AU$927.19) @ Amazon US
Putting CPU and fingerprint scanner aside everything else is identical to Acer R 15 which also has touch screen and can transform into big...
DainB commented on Acer - Spin 5 Notebook - i5/2.5GHz - 8GB - 128GB SSD - 13.3" FHD $684 Delivered @ Bing Lee eBay
It is a really good price for a convertible laptop with a weird set of ports in <current year> - it has 1 x USB 3.0 Port, 2 x USB 2.0 ports...
DainB replied to bwatt72 on NAB, Westpac, ANZ Bank - No ATM Withdrawal Fees No Matter Who You Bank with
Paypal will get its cut from lower exchange rate and whatever they charge seller.
DainB replied to eskylidder on Dell Inspiron 15 7000 - i7-7500U, 16GB RAM, 512GB SSD - $1272 Delivered @ Dell eBay
Check Acer Aspire E 15 at Amazon.
DainB replied to Shazbud on 60W Electric Soldering Iron Welding Rework Repair Tool US $4.99, Xiaomi MIJIA Car DVR 1080p US $41.99 @ Lightinthebox
And no band 28 either.
DainB replied to MiniInTheBox on 60W Electric Soldering Iron Welding Rework Repair Tool US $4.99, Xiaomi MIJIA Car DVR 1080p US $41.99 @ Lightinthebox
It's adjustable power, not temperature.