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Member Since 27/06/2011
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Location Melbourne

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Having worked in a well respected recruitment company for almost a decade, there are certain standards that recruiters who are members of...
10/08/2020 - 22:45
When WD neglects to mention TBW endurance on the SSD technical web page + PDF you know they are hiding something. A quick google search on...
10/08/2020 - 22:16
^ this I would also suggest if you want to be clinical about recovery: 1 Do not write anything to the sd card, doing so may cause further...
24/07/2020 - 00:00
I had two minor NBN HFC outages on Sunday night which I didn't think much of, and when I ran a speed test on Monday evening I had the...
22/07/2020 - 20:09
I have the previous generation 128Gb version and its been a great little drive - the solid metal construction really makes it sturdy unlike...
17/07/2020 - 16:37
Got mine yesterday... Interesting... For $29 + delivery I can't really complain, but it wouldn't take much to make this keyboard 'better'....
25/06/2020 - 22:26
SMR and NAS don't really mix well generally speaking - ZFS is particularly sensitive to SMR and will take days to rebuild...
25/06/2020 - 20:08
I have to say there was something mildly satisfying watching the number of SD cards sold jump by 15-30 every second each time I refreshed
07/06/2020 - 16:05
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05/05/2020 - 19:31
Wonder if it's made by these people? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KFziEl_GW18
16/04/2020 - 18:34
Not sure about Seagate 2.5" drives, but Toshiba and WD use a USB connector on the actual circuit board. This means if the connector ends up...
29/03/2020 - 23:07
No probs - I should clarify all drives will eventually fail as they age, just it will fail earlier than designed operating lifespan.
29/03/2020 - 15:49
Both of mine had ST4000DM004 drives (or more precisely ST4000DM004-2CV104)
29/03/2020 - 15:37
You could but you'd be better off getting a Skyhawk or WD purple drive designed for surveillance use. The specs rate this drive inside the...
29/03/2020 - 15:34
Was able to pick two up for $98 each at HN if you ask nicely and tell them officeworks / their own site has it listed for $99 (but sticker...
29/03/2020 - 14:56
I guess this could be considered a legitimate question for a filter in a workplace to try to keep the air clean for example (how effective...
10/03/2020 - 21:25
I can relate - did the same re o rings after one manager said 'his tapdancing on his keyboard'. After using a mechanical keyboard (cherry...
10/03/2020 - 21:01
Been affected by both Manheim and Tolls outages. As an IT person, I feel sorry for the support staff at Manheim and Toll having to restore...
21/02/2020 - 17:55
Agreed. Had them twice and both times majorly dissapointing. First time thought, okay, maybe the cook was having a bad day, how hard is it...
12/02/2020 - 12:51
If you're using Davinci Resolve (full version unless 8bit 4:2:0 given Davinci free version doesn't do GH5's 10 bit 4:2:2) from what I...
11/02/2020 - 14:38
For video editing a MLC based SSD is far better than a TLC/QLD which what you'd be realistically looking at for a 1tb drive at $200 or...
11/02/2020 - 10:21
Perhaps we need to start this Petition - Make I.Q interlock device compulsory on keyboards to stop half baked petitions being posted? <evil...
06/02/2020 - 19:01
I'm surprised anyone would pay $200 for such a camera given how expensive the film is ($58 for 40 = $1.45 each @ HN) even as a novelty. If...
29/01/2020 - 22:24
TLC based SD cards are not ideal for dashcam as the cells get worn out quicker. For dashcam use, MLC based sd cards are preferred (or if...
29/01/2020 - 22:07
I bought an Epson Ecotank printer a little under a year ago, and that by design is made to cost less to run/print. Sure the upfront cost is...
04/01/2020 - 00:42
Worth mentioning some of these 'highly economical/cheap' printers come with starter cartridges and in the case of Epson/Canon, an amount is...
02/01/2020 - 14:24
Or you could cast your eye over : https://www.backblaze.com/blog/backblaze-hard-drive-stats-q3-2019/ I admit I've historically been a WD...
29/12/2019 - 19:02
Bugger... Still great price and getting it delivered tomorrow.
27/12/2019 - 15:27
^ This Unfortunately, E&S don't have stock so would have to wait until next week and our washing machine broke 2 days ago (amazing timing!)...
27/12/2019 - 15:18
It's great to see Scotty/OzBargain do this every year. With the recent events, my vote is for the RFS and the unsung volunteer heroes.
14/12/2019 - 20:11