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Costco Wholesale

Can You Use Shoppers Protection Insurance on Costco-Purchased Items?

Hi all, just after some advice on the 28 Degrees Price Protection and hoping to build off the experience of Ozbargainers. I know that some people have been denied when trying to use price protection …

Should I Upgrade My CPU with My GPU?

Hi, I have a pre-built gaming PC from a few years ago. With all the talk of the new Nvidia GPUs, I'm thinking about (eventually) getting my hands on an RTX 3080. This is my current set-up (and …

Groupon Australia

Groupon Restaurant Cancelled Reservation – Grounds for Refund?

I purchased a Groupon for a restaurant on 19 May and made an online reservation for 4 July. At the time of booking, the restaurant was accepting Groupon reservations through July. Today, the …

Can't Find Crossover 270X144 VESA Mounting Bracket ADAPTER for Sale

As the title says, I am on the hunt for a mounting bracket ADAPTER for the Crossover 270X144, which I purchased more than 2 years ago. I note in the description it says "75 x 75mm (Bracket is …

Retrofitting Touchscreen (Android Auto) to Radio Console, 2014 Mazda Neo 3

I have a 2014 Mazda Neo 3 with a head unit that looks like this. Does anyone know if it's possible to upgrade the radio unit to the touchscreen model, like this?, without too much fuss? Yes, I …

Advice for Simple Upgrades to SSD and RAM for Desktop PC

Hi all, I've never taken a computer apart before, but my gaming/desktop PC is slowly dying from hard drive failure, so I'm considering taking on the small project to replace the HDD with an …

Any Major Difference between Kmart and DeLonghi Convector Heaters?

We are looking at a convector heating to try take the chill out of our living room at nights, where it's about 4 degrees on average. Right now I'm looking at 2 options: Delonghi …

Domino's Pizza

Domino's Pizza Online Error - "We Were Unable to Place Your Order at The Selected Store"

Hi, I'm having issues placing a catering order of pizzas for tomorrow/Monday at Dominos Nedlands, WA. I've been trying the promo code 449165 ($7.95 Butter Chicken and Garden Veg pizzas) …

Scratched Front Bumper of Mazda 3 - Self Repair or Use Professionals

Hey everyone, When reversing out of my garage, I turned slightly to avoid my side-mirror from hitting a pillar, and accidentally scraped the front left bonnet against a brick pillar instead. Photo: …

JB Hi-Fi

JB Hi-Fi replaced my minor fault Surface Pro 2 with a brand new Surface Pro 3

Hi everyone, interesting story to tell. I bought a 256 GB Surface Pro 2 with Type Cover in October 2013, from JB Hi-Fi. Yesterday, the type cover failed, unless I pushed down hard on the …

Barcelona to Milan over 12 days - travelling along Europe south coast

Hey everyone, I'm currently looking at a trip arriving Barcelona 12:15pm Friday 16 January, and leaving Venice 3:25pm on Tuesday 27 January. I have no experience with this part of Europe, so I …

Good value 32" TV

Hi everyone, We're thinking of moving our old 32' TV to a bedroom and getting a new one to fill the void. Due to size restrictions in this particular room, 32' is the maximum size …

Game of Thrones Season 1-3 Blu-Ray Box Set

Hi everyone, after watching the first two episodes through various means, I've decided to get the full Blu-ray box-set for the past three seasons. Does anyone know a better current deal than …

PS4 - Pricematched at Big W for $493.20

Hi, I owe it to Jase2801 who posted this deal here: https://www.ozbargain.com.au/node/138061 Not wanting to wait 2-5 days for my PS4, I phoned around and got a price match at Big W. Had to bring …

Using a PS3 with Z506 Sound system

Hi, I bought a Logitech Z506 5.1 PC sound system some time last year. I've now got my old PS3 in my room, and was wondering if it's possible to connect the PS3 to it in some way, e.g. …

Paying off credit card balance before due date - Card Insurance Premiums

Hi there, I have the new Citibank Signature card (thanks to OzBargain!). I'm considering their additional CardGuard insurance because it gives me ability to claim price different of at least …

Reliable in-car mobile holder

Hi there, I'm looking for a reliable, well priced windscreen car mount for my mobile, so I can use its GPS function. I have a Nokia Lumia 1020. Preferably something I can pick up in Perth, or …

Having a Windows 8 and Android Phone

Hi, I've been currently using a Sony Xperia Z, however I really do like Windows Phone 8 as an OS, and the Nokia Lumia 1020 seems to be a great phone. I'm planning on selling my Xperia Z …

Microsoft Surface Pro 2

Hi there, I am looking to replace my tablet and coincidentally I saw the Microsoft Surface Pro 2 is being released next week. I'm interested in getting it.

Best phone for typing in Chinese

Hi there,

The Story of Broden

So, I keep on seeing this reference around the place, and I think I've worked out the general theme behind it, but could someone please enlighten me with the full story? :P

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