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Alan Partridge reviews a smart metre In Home Display
Alan Partridge reviews a smart metre In Home Display
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Unboxing Sage Bambino Plus II
Unboxing Sage Bambino Plus II
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Sorry about the noise of the breadmaker in the background. Part I: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SHEpG4dPtHc
Annoying the BT Scammers
Annoying the BT Scammers
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Black Google Pixel 3a in Google Fog Case
Black Google Pixel 3a in Google Fog Case
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Google Pixel 3a Booting
Google Pixel 3a Booting
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How to get AirBnB to (really) delete your account (really).

Email their data controller at dpo@airbnb.com asking them to delete your account attaching a scanned copy of some ID (I know, right!). If you are an EU citizen 😢 they are obligated to delete your data under the GDPR's right to erasure.Er, that's it. ...

systemd unit to start a browser/user process on network up

It took me far too long to get this script right. The gottchas:User units cannot reference or interact with system units.On my system at least I needed to specifically enable systemd-networkd-wait-online.service to have network-online.target work.To enable pulse audio from a system process you need ...

Fitting a 15mm High Drive into a Gigabyte BRIX GB-BXBT-1900

You can just about squeeze a 15mm high hard drive into a Gigabyte BRIX BXBT case. I did it with the GB-BXBT-1900, but all the BXBT cases look to be the same.The first thing I did was break off the U bend/clips at the end of the hard drive caddy.And fit the drive. Since every picometre counts screw t...

That time a BT rep. recommended I use "something like Password123"

There are loads and loads of sites out there with ridiculous password rules, but BT gets a special shout-out for their special, multiple, password policies. In case it's not obvious no one has any business capping the length of a password or disallowing certain characters. A hash will always end up ...

The Martian - The Swiss Cheese of Films

Just a few of my issues with The Martian. Spoilers, obviously.The version of the human race in the film has had the foresight, ingenuity and money to start a colony on Mars, but they couldn't tie a guide rope between the spaceship and the base, or between each other. You know, like climbers have bee...