BinaryPirate » user profile

1
Member Since 04/01/2013
Last Seen 02/12/2021
Location Brisbane

Recent Activities

> That wasn't the question, I asked you to explain why you think that matters. Do you honestly think mobile internet is not a major chunk...
30/11/2021 - 18:32
I won a gleam comp just over a year ago & a friend won one about 3yrs ago.
30/11/2021 - 11:58
> Why? If you can't understand the difference between using a mobile to access websites & using mobile networks to access websites, perhaps...
30/11/2021 - 11:45
Govt-funded geo-stationary satellites would be a perfectly adequate solution if the govt took some of the money it hands out to...
30/11/2021 - 06:03
> 3 seconds of googling: https://www.oberlo.com/statistics/mobile-internet-traffic Mobile market share was 6% in 2011 when the NBN was...
30/11/2021 - 05:02
fwiw my last Asus router made it to the warranty expiry plus a few days then karked it. 5/7 would buy again b/c that's the very first Asus...
29/11/2021 - 15:05
Aldi has listed this one in its special buys for $299. At that price its probably worth it.
22/11/2021 - 10:29
I may have asked this previously but are the DLCs &/or Season Passes included with the games on GamePass? Also, with the games that are...
16/11/2021 - 12:24
The GOG launcher apparently integrates Steam, Epic & Uplay, so if you do that & add the Amazon launcher you'll have one less launcher than...
05/11/2021 - 17:46
So were all the Battlefield games from the past three months.
02/11/2021 - 10:11
This is true but storage drives tend to be for dumping content onto for periodic playback or viewing. QLC drives have slower write cycles...
29/10/2021 - 12:02
There's a Firefox extension called Enhancer For YouTube which blocks YouTube ads perfectly. I haven't seen one on my desktop or laptops in...
29/10/2021 - 11:42
They did take off. Just not with the tech savvy crowd who could Macguyver alternatives with available spare parts. For the non-tech savvy...
29/10/2021 - 11:22
It would be quite a few, wouldn't you think? I don't know about Transmission but good torrent clients don't tend to be resource hogs.
29/10/2021 - 11:19
As far as I'm concerned being comfortable with Google is the only prerequisite for just about anything these day but especially IT-related...
29/10/2021 - 11:18
It doesn't appear to have hardware RAID but you could set up software to do the same thing. As for recommendations, I can't say any one has...
27/10/2021 - 01:32
I don't know about 5G phones but none of my 3G or 4G phones ever got particularly warm by just acting as a hotspot. If it's that much of a...
27/10/2021 - 01:18
As bazingaa said, DRAM won't make that much of a difference to you if all you want to do is store data. Neither will 3D TLC NAND as it's...
27/10/2021 - 01:01
The Chilean Peso that came up as the default currency threw me for a bit. I'm willing to overlook it as their price for screens is half of...
26/10/2021 - 20:03
Aye, even when the chip shortage is over it's not going to be over. A lot of <5-letters, rhymes with bunts> in the middleman game will be...
26/10/2021 - 19:41
It would be for everyone who's been assigning their Golden Keys to their Epic account. Not so good for people who have been attaching them...
21/10/2021 - 10:07
They're not just for MMOs or MOBAs. Multi-multi-button mice are excellent for driving your computer without needing to reach the keyboard...
29/09/2021 - 04:04
That's a coincidence. I also love when people get upset at a simple statement.
29/09/2021 - 02:52
"What happens when the timer reaches zero?" "Nothing. You just suck."
28/09/2021 - 19:04
"Hey everyone. Check out my humblebrag" Try that one next time. Less words. More efficient.
28/09/2021 - 18:52
I don't usually come from the MSRP comments but I probably will the day GPUs hit that mark again.
28/09/2021 - 18:49
Seriously? wtf? That's nearly a 40hr download for those of us without decent NBN connections.
05/09/2021 - 09:04
Yes & no. The raw power isn't overly useful for long periods. In non-gaming phones, without the additional cooling, the Sd chips throttle...
02/09/2021 - 14:46