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Seriously, what a rubbish ad by Amazon! No actual dimensions (that I could find), and no temp rating. I don't know how Amazon can be so…
16/07/2024 - 20:22
> I think op means for home data storage, nothing too expensive to do some hardcore like that. OP is talking about ~1tb of data. There's no…
16/07/2024 - 10:25
RAID is **NOT** a backup! There's so many things that can take out all the disks in an array, regardless of how many disks you are using as…
15/07/2024 - 20:17
I noticed this yesterday. In my case, I could see the price when searching and showing pages of results, but clicking on a listing saw the…
06/07/2024 - 11:19
> Note published deal expiry date: Offer ends 11/06/2024 I'll just jump in the TARDIS then 😉
03/07/2024 - 16:26
OzAdvertising strikes again! Not sure how this is a bargain. There are other providers with all Aussie support charging less, and they have…
03/07/2024 - 09:47
> The seller is NOT THE OWNER. Not necessarily. I had a neighbour who bought and sold cheap cars (<$500) to make a bit of coin on the side.…
23/06/2024 - 14:55
For a $1000 RRP, you'd be pretty steaming mad if they ever broke ... or ... you know ... failed to do the job! And ... yes ... I get why…
22/06/2024 - 22:14
> Involving your insurance company does not automatically invoke theirs. This is true, but if you involve your insurance, then the accident…
19/06/2024 - 10:22
> The delivery person is not obliged nor has time to be ringing bells waiting for someone to answer. While I agree they don't have time to…
15/06/2024 - 11:56
> Isn't PAYG plan free of monthly fees? If you don't want a DID, it is. If you want people to call you, then you'll need a DID. MyNetFone…
13/06/2024 - 14:44
> where you getting 35c/m DID? what whirlpool plan? From here: https://forums.whirlpool.net.au/thread/9n1j1mkq Don't know if it's still…
13/06/2024 - 14:42
You can get the whirlpool plan that costs 35c per month for your DID. Well worth it to not have to worry about an RSP trying to screw you…
12/06/2024 - 20:05
> They're only depicting 128gb and mostly in their manuals mention 128gb. Yes ... well ... I made the mistake of thinking a dashcam in 2023…
07/06/2024 - 16:32
And ... because I take out my cards and copy all the video onto HDD, I know if there's an issue with the card.
07/06/2024 - 11:22
So ... clearly the Viofo card is a rebranded Sandisk Max, so they had to include that as a recommended card in case the savvy people…
07/06/2024 - 11:16
I'm surprised no one has commented that 112 is the emergency number for mobile phones!
06/06/2024 - 22:14
When there's no indication of the sensor being used, it's highly likely this isn't real 1080p. That's not to say this device isn't the…
25/05/2024 - 10:30
What an appalling ad. They list 150, 170, and 110 degrees viewing angle. None of these make for a 360 degree viewing angle. They use all…
24/05/2024 - 22:49
Bought a whole lot of stuff I probably don't need, but can't pass on a bargain like this! Hmmm ... Just realised I bought grey cable and…
20/05/2024 - 13:48
Never had any luck with cheapies. I bought [this…
06/05/2024 - 16:36
So mine arrived today, with much rattling in the box, and I was concerned ... until I opened the box! 2 drives in retail packaging! Not…
11/04/2024 - 15:12
> I don’t know what gives you the impression I am whinging. Your entire post! Yes, you tried your hardest to make it look otherwise, but,…
08/04/2024 - 09:28
🤣 And then trying to blame the other car!
07/04/2024 - 21:59
> Slamming on your brakes could cause an accident. Indeed. And as I said, it would be the car behind at fault, just like OP is at fault for…
07/04/2024 - 21:58
After having read these comments, I'm surprised no one has mentioned this: > I was also trying to avoid the Mini Cooper behind me from…
07/04/2024 - 20:30
Well ... Amazon is a cesspool of deals. It sucks when you buy something, and then 2 days later they go on special and all. Having said…
07/04/2024 - 09:10
Jeepers! 2 drives and a free (almost useless these days) 128GB card for $320! That might just be the best deal I've ever had on drives. I…
06/04/2024 - 22:15
> And getting things wrong is not a problem, that is how anyone learns So it's ok for science to get things wrong, but not alternative…
29/03/2024 - 14:14
> If any of these alternative treatments actually worked then they could prove it. If it can't be proven then how do you know that it…
29/03/2024 - 11:14
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