Daily Archives: June 6, 2013

e-QSL Cards: Radio New Zealand International, Metservice

It’s been a bit too busy for me to chase broadcasts – but the QSL cards trickle in. Radio New Zealand International accepts QSL requests via their website, and offer electronic QSL cards for free – I’ll call them e-QSL … Continue reading

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Cheap Li-Ion Replacement Batteries – “Lies, damned lies …”

Most people may have a phone – maybe an older one where the battery is just no longer holding enough useful charge. Or maybe it’s a camcorder, where you need some more record time, or a Bluetooth GPS unit. Whatever … Continue reading

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Site Update: Sewage Flooding, CeBIT Australia, Vivid Sydney, etc.

I suppose some of my followers may have noticed that posts have been somewhat thin on the ground recently, and that is definitely true. Recent developments with my PhD have meant a lot of time being taken up by it … Continue reading

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TPG DNS Problems – VoIP not working, sites unreachable

TPG is one of Australia’s most value-for-money ISPs. I have been a loyal customer of theirs, being on an old Naked ADSL2+ plan with VoIP bundled in, and generally speed and reliability have been nothing short of brilliant for the … Continue reading

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