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Forum: General Today, 12:40
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Posted By Mister_Tad
Overkill much? (note: I approve)

Overkill much? (note: I approve)
Forum: Hardware Yesterday, 19:53
Replies: 5
Views: 208
Posted By Mister_Tad
I get it when compared to a single screen, but...

I get it when compared to a single screen, but surely with a 3x screen setup you would be wrapping them around anyway, so seems curved would be ideal?
Forum: Hardware Yesterday, 11:38
Replies: 164
Views: 6,572
Posted By Mister_Tad
I'm with you here on the general premise, but...

I'm with you here on the general premise, but isn't that a bit of apples and oranges?

For a similar cost you're getting integrated amplification and very accomplished streaming with the Play:1s -...
Forum: Hardware 28th Oct 2014, 21:09
Replies: 164
Views: 6,572
Posted By Mister_Tad
In case anyone is interested had a bit of a...

In case anyone is interested had a bit of a tinker this afternoon with some different setups.

I recently got a new Play:1 for another room and I did a bit of tinkering today setting up a pair of...
Forum: General 27th Oct 2014, 11:57
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Posted By Mister_Tad
Any feedback? I've been thinking this might be...

Any feedback? I've been thinking this might be something that would be handy. I have a limited about of control integrated with a harmony remote and have just been using the Hue Pro app for the rest,...
Forum: General 23rd Oct 2014, 21:28
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Posted By Mister_Tad
https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/25629582/BwnQs...

https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/25629582/BwnQsLdCQAAGTuw.jpg

Hospitality package for Slipknot in Nottingham on 26/01/15 for the Mrs and I

Whoop! Been way too long since I've been to a gig...
Forum: General 20th Oct 2014, 12:17
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Posted By Mister_Tad
I think I might need to join a support group... ...

I think I might need to join a support group...

https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/25629582/2014-10-19%2017.57.09.jpg

But on the other hand, this pair was a mere $415 (or 260 in old money) as...
Forum: Software 8th Oct 2014, 12:49
Replies: 10
Views: 856
Posted By Mister_Tad
So upon trying out DrivePool, discovered that it...

So upon trying out DrivePool, discovered that it doesn't play nice with ReFS, which if I thought about I could have figured out. I'm as of yet undecided if this is a deal breaker for me - I was keen...
Forum: General 8th Oct 2014, 10:40
Replies: 40
Views: 5,807
Posted By Mister_Tad
Try this - every time you approach a roundabout,...

Try this - every time you approach a roundabout, have a look at the left side of the road and the road itself. You might be surprised how common it is for signs and road markings to advise on lanes -...
Forum: General 7th Oct 2014, 21:30
Replies: 40
Views: 5,807
Posted By Mister_Tad
Except it's not... from the very link you...

Except it's not... from the very link you re-quoted...
Forum: Serious 7th Oct 2014, 21:18
Replies: 29
Views: 2,806
Posted By Mister_Tad
4. And to be fair, California isn't really...

4. And to be fair, California isn't really America any more. It's special.
Forum: General 7th Oct 2014, 21:11
Replies: 40
Views: 5,807
Posted By Mister_Tad
All being equal, a "reference" roundabout, I'd...

All being equal, a "reference" roundabout, I'd agree with the above.

When we're talking about an A road intersecting with various other lesser roads though I don't think this is necessarily the...
Forum: General 7th Oct 2014, 21:06
Replies: 40
Views: 5,807
Posted By Mister_Tad
As the driver of an impractically large car, I'd...

As the driver of an impractically large car, I'd take both lanes in, out and throughout the roundabout.

If I was driving a more sensible car, I'd take two out of safety, banking on a jackass in...
Forum: Software 7th Oct 2014, 18:34
Replies: 10
Views: 856
Posted By Mister_Tad
Now trialling Areca Backup...

Now trialling Areca Backup (http://www.areca-backup.org/) for the data backup from the server to the NAS. Seems pretty competent for basic file backups with inc/diffs and compression. It lacks native...
Forum: Software 7th Oct 2014, 11:52
Replies: 10
Views: 856
Posted By Mister_Tad
You can re-add pools to a 2012R2 system with no...

You can re-add pools to a 2012R2 system with no problems at all, but it has to be 2012R2 - i.e. I wouldn't be able to rip out a drive and read the files in 7/8.1.

There's a re-balancing plugin for...
Forum: Hardware 3rd Oct 2014, 20:18
Replies: 13
Views: 1,159
Posted By Mister_Tad
I've just put together a J1900 server, passive by...

I've just put together a J1900 server, passive by default, so also worth a look. 10w TDP vs the 25w TDP of the 5350, though some sacrifices in overall grunt.
Forum: Photography, Art & Design 3rd Oct 2014, 18:26
Replies: 98
Views: 18,272
Posted By Mister_Tad
https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/25629582/DSC01...

https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/25629582/DSC01999.jpg

https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/25629582/DSC02017.jpg

His name is Sooty, and he's awesome.
Forum: Software 3rd Oct 2014, 13:43
Replies: 10
Views: 856
Posted By Mister_Tad
I wasn't keen on storage spaces, there's a few...

I wasn't keen on storage spaces, there's a few nice to haves from the likes of DrivePool (e.g. SSD landing zone, folder based duplication policies) but what put me off storage spaces the most was the...
Forum: Hardware 3rd Oct 2014, 13:22
Replies: 19
Views: 779
Posted By Mister_Tad
Left field suggestions ...

Left field suggestions
http://www.andertons.co.uk/active-monitors/pid33932/cid738/tannoy-reveal-402-studio-monitors-pair-with-free-tc-level-pilot.asp...
Forum: Software 3rd Oct 2014, 12:57
Replies: 10
Views: 856
Posted By Mister_Tad
No recommendations at all? :sigh:

No recommendations at all? :sigh:
Forum: Serious 3rd Oct 2014, 11:13
Replies: 28
Views: 1,795
Posted By Mister_Tad
Quite keen on having a read of any links you're...

Quite keen on having a read of any links you're able to throw my way. Every time I hear this argument it's targeted a reducing "middle class" excessive drinking, and every time it strikes me that the...
Forum: Serious 2nd Oct 2014, 19:49
Replies: 28
Views: 1,795
Posted By Mister_Tad
Good point... and if an individual lacks the...

Good point... and if an individual lacks the willpower to cut 3 pints a night to one in spite of a desire to do so, then something tells me that without the counselling they may lack the willpower to...
Forum: Serious 2nd Oct 2014, 18:50
Replies: 28
Views: 1,795
Posted By Mister_Tad
This is why I said no different in principle....

This is why I said no different in principle. Would be interesting to see just how pervasive the side effects are...



The most innocuous drugs out there have side effects stated that bear...
Forum: Serious 2nd Oct 2014, 18:36
Replies: 28
Views: 1,795
Posted By Mister_Tad
Poor journalism for starters... Don't...

Poor journalism for starters...



Don't you mean:



Seems not much different in principle to a nicotine patch. Those that would like to cut down on their regular alcohol consumption but...
Forum: General 1st Oct 2014, 17:14
Replies: 11,756
Views: 1,021,410
Posted By Mister_Tad
True that. I ordered some Harmony bits that...

True that.

I ordered some Harmony bits that were apparently delivered a day after the window they said. I say "apparently" as I wasn't keeping track, and didn't care and the only reason I knew...
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