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> Continuing the story begun in The Hobbit ... there were two versions - pre- and post-LOTR. The former didn’t mention Sauron.
19/02/2018 - 23:35
[@Punkboy](/comment/5653225/redir): > ... and labor will fix it all yeah? Good ol’, “don’t look here, look there” diversion....
18/02/2018 - 23:58
[@Diji1](/comment/5652712/redir): It's hard for Liberals to change tax laws that they (themselves) and their sponsors abuse.
18/02/2018 - 17:36
Why - vendor dump?
18/02/2018 - 17:34
Do your research - TVs can only output stereo or AC3 via digital output - whether it’s SPDIF, Toslink or (ARC) HDMI. Since bandwidth is...
17/02/2018 - 23:33
> only has line out and coaxial out…. that’s analogue and digital taken care of - what else did you want?
17/02/2018 - 17:54
That’s the problem with expectations.
17/02/2018 - 08:19
[@mr_me450](/comment/5627794/redir): Again, all things being equal, higher compression results in lower quality; and, Apple "magic" isn't...
11/02/2018 - 14:54
[@mr_me450](/comment/5627675/redir): > Apple’s compression technology and standards are more efficient than 4K Blu-Ray both use h.265 for...
11/02/2018 - 14:21
> 25mbps connection to stream at *best* quality. in comparison, to just under [40Mb/s for *worst* quality consumer UHD...
11/02/2018 - 13:34
Bands for (Consumer) WiFi routers for sale in North America are hard-locked as mandated by FCC - firmware upgrades or country setting...
10/02/2018 - 20:38
[@Lorindor](/comment/5624967/redir): > ... with most PC manufacturers. so, an even better argument against buying without local warranty...
10/02/2018 - 13:18
> Gotta love subjective opinions. more like QA roulette.
10/02/2018 - 13:16
> Obviously a grey import but plenty of people seem to buy from B&H the issue would be with it being North American model rather than grey...
10/02/2018 - 13:14
[@Ramrunner](/comment/5619045/redir): Kaiser Baas simply repackaged HDHomeRun in Australia - it was always 100% SiliconDust. First post on...
09/02/2018 - 00:37
[Kaiser Baas Dual Network Tuner](https://forums.whirlpool.net.au/archive/1761300) - not my post, just corroboration.
08/02/2018 - 18:05
Bought at JB HiFi, 5-6 years ago. Using with Windows 7 Media Centre, every day for years.
08/02/2018 - 09:16
> you can record, pause, rewind and schedule your favourite shows using the HDHomeRun DVR service*. *Requires Guide Subscription Sneaky -...
08/02/2018 - 09:13
Perhaps, but, it is affected by [Spectre](https://www.techarp.com/guides/complete-meltdown-spectre-cpu-list/5/), so, no resale value once...
06/02/2018 - 15:54
He forgot?
03/02/2018 - 11:24
On the [List of S905/S905X Boxes that work with kszaq's...
23/01/2018 - 22:58
A corollary of which is “think, before do.“ The very first lesson in Book of Genesis - a really old book.
22/01/2018 - 08:54
[@Cluster](/comment/5555255/redir): War is a *gain* for the people who start conflicts, and send other people's children to the front line....
22/01/2018 - 08:46
Old LCD TVs used fluorescent lamps for backlight, new LCD TVs use blue LEDs painted yellow - this supposedly creates better whites but...
16/01/2018 - 13:14
> May as well get a raspberry pi π can’t do HD Audio passthrough (nor MPEG2 without a license).
16/01/2018 - 07:45
> everything works out of the box ... No it doesn’t - KODI is a work in progress - look at their [Community...
16/01/2018 - 01:26
A S905X-based TV Box at more than 2x the price of [Mini M8S...
15/01/2018 - 22:37
The one (and only) rule of Internet - "Never trust Internet." [*Purch Group .. engages in the online marketing...
15/01/2018 - 21:46
[Wireless1 asks $156.00](https://www.wireless1.com.au/sennheiser-hd-4-40-wireless-bluetooth-headphones), with free "Standard Delivery".
15/01/2018 - 21:12