Daily Archives: June 7, 2014

Teardown: IKEA 11w BC & Philips Genie 11w ES CFL

As I mentioned in some earlier random posts, CFL failure is few and far between, but they seem to temporally cluster sometimes. Maybe that’s a coincidence, but lets take a look at the innards of a few globes. I’ve looked … Continue reading

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Teardown: Zalman ZM-RSSC v1 External USB 5.1ch Sound Card

As a bit of a computing nut, I’ve managed to accumulate hardware for many different reasons. Lately, I’ve decided that I should try out some new headphones, but the three sound cards in my machine are already in use! Oh … Continue reading

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Visited: Vivid Sydney 2014

As I mentioned in a previous random posting – if you have the chance, you should probably visit Vivid Sydney. Vivid Sydney is an annual event – a “festival of lights”. Different artistic works, involving light mapping projections and other … Continue reading

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