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Member Since 19/02/2011
Last Seen 11 hours 24 min
Location Melbourne

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12/03/2019 - 11:09
Most SSDs don't RAID well due to the multiple tiny writes
19/02/2019 - 17:32
yeah its like 1 letter off. pretty close
15/02/2019 - 14:11
damn it. will wait for the rtx2030
14/02/2019 - 21:08
does it have rtx??
14/02/2019 - 05:32
I picked up a Garmin forerunner 230 (235 is more popular) from eBay for $110 second hand. It's got gps, battery lasts about 2 weeks, get...
13/02/2019 - 18:18
wow still more than i paid in october 2016. computer part prices are messed up
12/02/2019 - 05:36
ugh why wouldn't you get a couple of unifi APs for ~$200?
11/02/2019 - 11:53
so does the mirabella colour globe allow you to change the white temp (cool / warm / day)?
11/02/2019 - 10:43
i've had a nvidia shield for almost a year and picked up an apple tv 4k for christmas but already sold it. it's not the only choice at all...
11/02/2019 - 07:59
lol i'm sure you wifi with 47 devices on it is faster than directly connected 1000mbps ethernet
11/02/2019 - 07:45
they're the best. we got a puppy in oct last year, had clumps of hair daily and had to vacuum everyday. we considered one of these for...
10/02/2019 - 16:04
huh? it takes the load off your wifi point(s) so your wifi devices get more bandwidth. who's streaming more than 100Mbps?
10/02/2019 - 11:25
you can pay ~$6 from memory for express postage. you'll get it by tuesday (hopefully) i ordered yesterday and auspost reckons it'll get to...
08/02/2019 - 20:44
interesting! maybe ill grab a couple of those and compare them to our current downlights hey any chance you could *please* post a pic of...
07/02/2019 - 21:05
you can get some of these exciting new "Philips Xiaomi" branded downlights:...
07/02/2019 - 13:08
thanks guys. ordered 2 i have no idea what to do with them but like most home automation stuff, it's not until you get you're hands on it...
07/02/2019 - 12:54
cool - although im more keen on direct home assistant automation. sucks about the screw base though. almost every lamp and light fitting in...
07/02/2019 - 11:58
do these need anything special to work or just plain old wifi?
07/02/2019 - 11:48
not sure i want to give the gtx1080 from the single pcie port for nvme storage :)
07/02/2019 - 06:56
damn son thats bloody good. if only i had another nvme slot on my itx board :(
06/02/2019 - 20:47
i just picked up the harmony elite last week ([still $299 at the logitech ebay...
06/02/2019 - 10:24
yeah i agree. we have a panasonic plasma (55gt30) and none of the LCD tvs look much better to be honest. might hold out a bit longer :)
04/02/2019 - 19:40
ugh we have a 55". this is a great price but i think i want to move up to a 65. DECISIONS
03/02/2019 - 21:03
its amazing. do it. we were super skeptical but its been a life changer
25/01/2019 - 12:00
Yeah i agree. I had such high hopes for Plex DVR but it's awful. I like the look of channels but that monthly fee puts me off :(
24/01/2019 - 08:21
you didnt have to, the hdhomerun app is free but its garbage. these guys built a better app and are charging money for it
24/01/2019 - 06:42
assuming you dont have a hdhomerun?
24/01/2019 - 06:42