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Member Since 21/12/2012
Last Seen 17/07/2018
Location Melbourne

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Talking of references, this happened to a colleague. The recruiter contacted his current manager for reference when they hadn't even asked...
17/07/2018 - 14:50
I have read reports that Xiaomi's Zigbee implementation does not actually create a mesh network.
17/07/2018 - 06:22
Used bremo's mine: https://wn.nr/GJwhWC
22/06/2018 - 15:35
I have a pair of 'Maddox' shoes that I bought for 40 something dollars from Myer. They are close to 5 years old now and almost in tatters....
09/06/2018 - 12:07
Similar here. Pets are not for me - don't want the responsibility and don't want the joy from having them.
08/06/2018 - 13:53
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26/05/2018 - 12:10
Plot twist! OP got mugged and had his identity stolen. This post is from an imposter. OP is probably at the bottom of Darling Harbour.
24/05/2018 - 07:57
Half a minute? Really? That's just tainted hot water then. Don't drink coffee. With tea - let kettle click , give it minute to cool and...
22/05/2018 - 17:08
I am keen on a spot if anyone's setting one up.
02/05/2018 - 21:14
Casio AE-1200WH - https://www.casio.com/products/watches/classic/ae1200wh-1a 10 year battery and Illuminator, yo!! Did I mention - World...
19/04/2018 - 13:43
$112.50/day for 2 yr old, postcode 313* (melbourne east). Nappies, food and sunscreen included. And this center opened only 6 months back....
22/03/2018 - 08:39
[@BrodenIt](/comment/5581701/redir): Got one. Thanks!
30/01/2018 - 06:34
that'd be awesome. Coincidentally in the market for a microSD card for my new ALDI action camera.
27/01/2018 - 17:13
[@pal](/comment/5545047/redir): Sorry just saw this. Could you use the report option on the post to let the moderators look at this?
20/01/2018 - 08:09
Yep. They are both ZigBee (Xiaomi's version of it) and require the Xiaomi hub.
17/01/2018 - 16:04
Hmmm.. cabinet doors - never thought of that. Maybe time to stock up on a few more of these. :)
17/01/2018 - 15:34
Nothing significant that I could find. here's a comparison https://community.smartthings.com/t/xiaomi-vs-aqara-door-window-sensors/90738
17/01/2018 - 15:33
Yikes.. sorry, don't know where I got that from Edited the title now.
17/01/2018 - 15:30
Xiaomi Aqara Window Door Sensor (Zigbee) - Milk White, US $4.99 (~AU $6.27) @ GearBest
Aqara Window Door Sensor - MILK WHITE $4.99 (~ A$ 9.76) - https://www.gearbest.com/access-control/pp_626703.html Price: US$ 4.99 Coupon...
17/01/2018 - 14:58
The second link in the post is the single key. Is that the one you tried?
16/01/2018 - 19:37
Oops I forgot to add the single key ones. Thanks!!
16/01/2018 - 15:12
Xiaomi WXKG02LM Aqara Smart Light Switch Wireless Version - White, US $9.99 (~AU $12.53) Shipped @ GearBest
Haven't seen these posted - they are more traditional looking. This is the wireless version i.e. not hard wired and is double key. Note:...
16/01/2018 - 14:04
[@newdad](/comment/5523826/redir): Yep, I am probably going to do that. I personally prefer the square aesthetic of this switch. I do have...
13/01/2018 - 20:31
Which one was that? AFAIK, this is the newest version but lacks features (go figure)
13/01/2018 - 08:24
No, it definitely needs the Xiaomi hub. It uses ZigBee (Xiaomi's version) not WiFi.
13/01/2018 - 07:50
[@t3chshopper](/comment/5521485/redir): This link has all the components listed. Scroll down for examples...
13/01/2018 - 00:49
I am only looking at this from the perspective of using in Home Assistant. So I could use long press or hold to increase brightness of a...
13/01/2018 - 00:06
Yep. This can only do single and double click. Round version can do hold. In Home Assistant, the round one has the following click types -...
13/01/2018 - 00:04
Beware that the Aqara version listed here apparently does not support long press.
12/01/2018 - 23:43