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> Shitbox rally seems like a hoot. Can confirm; I’ve done the sister [mystery box rally]( and it was…
16/06/2024 - 08:42
Dynamic pricing; it's been a thing for quite some time, just that now companies have more data to inform price increases or decreases. And…
14/06/2024 - 16:18
Great call; might check out what they suggest. Was originally thinking maybe a tablet for more screen space/larger text, but you’ve got a…
14/06/2024 - 12:45
Thanks @spackbace, hadn’t considered a smart speaker. I feel like the experience might be a bit clunky when say, they want to browse the…
14/06/2024 - 12:43
Why? They meet fairly stringent engineering and safety standards. Chalk and cheese
14/06/2024 - 12:11
Hi Ozb brains-trust Looking for some advice; an elderly relative is gradually losing their sight, to the point where they can no longer…
14/06/2024 - 11:59
Portability at the other end of my trip; I can tuck it under my desk
14/06/2024 - 11:44
Agreed - our laws are so stupid. 60 km/h on a vehicle that has not met any safety or engineering standards - all on tiny 10" wheels, with…
14/06/2024 - 11:28
You're right, everyone going to Maccas should prioritise getting the most kJ they can. /s
12/06/2024 - 15:36
Sony sells seconds, refurbs and “box damaged” units on eBay - which usually come down to a reasonable price when there’s a 20/22%…
12/06/2024 - 14:54
Got me for my son for his last birthday - best part by far is the remote control. Toy for boy and toy for dad
08/06/2024 - 21:19
I believe the 923+ is now based on a ryzen cpu, that can’t transcode (no igpu?) I’ve been struggling with the same question- and the…
08/06/2024 - 10:33
“I would like to extend to you, an invitation to the pants party”
07/06/2024 - 16:43
100%. The 780m integrated graphics on modern ryzen cpus isn’t far behind
07/06/2024 - 16:33
I run a 34” wqhd ips with my 2070 super I find it a great size for a few windows at once - but still have a vertical 27” off to the…
05/06/2024 - 19:26
> punishing people for succeeding People would still be free to invest their money wherever they want - including in investment properties.…
05/06/2024 - 19:10
If it helps, consider “owning an investment property” as running a business on the side - even if you’re paying an agent to…
05/06/2024 - 12:57
Wow. There's a lot to unpack there
05/06/2024 - 10:36
> The lack of new housing being built is not all of his fault either, much of that is down to state governments, prices of materials and…
05/06/2024 - 10:18
Fair question @SueyJitSu - my underlying point is that house prices have been outstripping wage growth significantly, for a very long time…
05/06/2024 - 10:07
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05/06/2024 - 09:48
I disagree - there will be more “fully owned investment properties” out there than you think. The rental market still needs to exist to…
04/06/2024 - 18:39
Im not a staunch supporter of either side, but I’m always interested in understanding this “high immigration is Albos fault” argument…
04/06/2024 - 16:56
I agree - interest rates are a symptom of a bigger problem. Sure, Covid et al was an unprecedented time for governments, but it wasn’t…
04/06/2024 - 16:49
Looks to be an ok price based on their recent prices - but have been cheaper I think. They’re really nice switches imo; use them in my…
04/06/2024 - 12:01
Patriot Viper Elite II DDR4 32GB (2x16GB) 4000MHz RAM Kit $99.99 Delivered @ Patriot Memory AU via Amazon AU
Fast 4000mhz ddr4 kit for reasonably cheap - great if you need some more ram for a last mile upgrade
02/06/2024 - 21:32
Yeah - they're getting very desperate after sales fell off a cliff recently
31/05/2024 - 15:30
Apple iPad 9th Gen Wi-Fi 64GB $419.99 Delivered @ Costco (Membership Required)
Looks like the price of iPad 9th gens are coming down. Not sure I'd buy a 9th gen (it's the last generation that still uses a lightning…
30/05/2024 - 16:32