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Member Since 28/11/2012
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I am going to watch it on my plasma VT 60 :)
21/09/2021 - 23:01
My bike rego is $380. But the actual rego is $50 and insurance is ~$300. On top of that I also pay comprehensive insurance. Feels like a...
18/08/2021 - 12:51
Went to the store today. Nothing was available except for socks, baselayer, helmet and tank/tail bags. Missing the jeans, intercom and...
18/08/2021 - 12:34
Got an ATAR > 99. I wanted to do Engineering but highest cut-off for engineering in my state was 80. Parents felt that I was 'wasting' my...
16/08/2021 - 11:16
Do you work in IB (Morgan Stanley, Goldman etc)?
15/08/2021 - 09:35
Really? where in IT would I get $70/hr with 1-2 years of Exp? I have a BS in CS and it is difficult to get perm roles with that rate.
01/08/2021 - 08:46
I use a Sharp Microwave that I grew up with. 15 years now and still going strong. Highly recommend Sharp.
01/08/2021 - 08:36
If you gets switch, try to find a v1 (hackable). I got lucky today and found a v1 at Ebgames in pristine condition. But the manager was...
28/07/2021 - 19:13
I only watch animated shows like Spiderman, Batman (90's), Simpsons etc which thankfully Disney+ has tons of it. Watched Futurama a year...
25/07/2021 - 20:49
Just an update - The recruiter put the incorrect start date on the contract so I asked him to fix it. But now he no longer responds to my...
20/07/2021 - 15:37
Fixed term contract 12 months but paid hourly. My contact is run by the recruitment agency and they will deduct my super and tax for me.
13/07/2021 - 16:41
Good point. My employer is currently cruisy and flexible. I do get free online trading, leading to certs in cloud computing. They are not...
09/07/2021 - 00:45
I like Full-stack Dev and am ideally looking for a gig in London when borders open (hopefully in a year) Haven't really thought about the...
08/07/2021 - 11:53
The promotion is a guarantee but it will be after a few months. No guarantee about getting a good role with the promotion. Yeah, I am...
08/07/2021 - 11:51
My current gig is fairly cruisy but very slow. A simple code changes takes a few hours and my team mainly works remote - which doesn't...
08/07/2021 - 10:39
50% more than my current role
08/07/2021 - 10:33
Initially a 12 month contract and then possibility of extension. They are offering me an opportunity to work with React, AWS and .NET. My...
08/07/2021 - 10:31
Yep, it does. No bonus
08/07/2021 - 10:29
Cynicaloflife posted a forum topic Contract Work in IT
Hi all, I have an opportunity to accept a 12 month contract role in IT. I have two years experience and the pay (even considering annual...
07/07/2021 - 09:05
I am looking into purchasing US Shares. What is the best and the cheapest platform? Would Commsec be the preferred option? Would appreciate...
05/07/2021 - 10:44
I hope EB don’t go away :/ Their game prices are expensive but I have fond memories of window shopping in their stores. They used to be...
26/06/2021 - 16:27
GPU prices are so expensive. Glad I got in before the hike. Managed to get my PC set up under $450. Got an i5 6600 SFF for $200 new. Bought...
15/06/2021 - 20:13
I am looking at picking up a pre-owned unpatched one for $350 with the RCM-JIG. If people are interested in doing a group buy, please PM...
11/06/2021 - 12:42
What about 1080p? I mainly watch 1080p Netflix and Free TV. I also have a budget 4K LCD TV. My plasma ST50 still blows away the LCD TV in...
22/05/2021 - 00:31
My Panasonic plasma still holds up and was so much cheaper than current TV ranges. The current TV range still can’t seem to compete with...
20/05/2021 - 09:16
Is that for IT? See this - I am happy to take a pay cut too haha. I need a new change in...
15/05/2021 - 01:33
That’s exactly what I had! Sore arm for 2 days at the injection site. I have the second does booked in 3 weeks
14/05/2021 - 18:43
I think it downloaded on mine too. But I told my mum to stay away for installing it for at least 6 months.
13/05/2021 - 12:02
Do you know anyone hiring software developers/IT professionals?
13/05/2021 - 12:01
You messaging is turned off
13/05/2021 - 09:12