Daily Archives: April 1, 2016

Opal’s New Top-Up Machines and Single-Trip Tickets

Sydney’s long march to a paper-ticket-less transport network just got one step closer with the announcement on 23rd March 2016 that they are trialing new top-up machines with single-trip tickets. While this was always considered as the next step, it’s … Continue reading

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Power Bank Endurance Test – Hillo Power Jin Gangxia (Part 11)

It’s been ages since I last posted about the fate of this power bank. When I last posted, we were up to 500 cycles in the experiment, and 516 in total from new, and the unit was doing very well. … Continue reading

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Retired, Teardown: Uniden XSA660 Analog Cordless Phone

On the whole, the rapid pace of technology means that, inevitably, there will come a time when you will need to upgrade to newer devices. But some systems have stayed the same for so long, that sometimes they escape being … Continue reading

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