Search:

Type: Posts; User: Santilli

Page 1 of 10 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.04 seconds.

  1. Replies
    19
    Views
    1,112

    Nads razor ...

    Nads razor

    https://www.manscaped.com/products/the-plow-manscaping?variant=32089503374

    ??

    Video is funny. Price is half other similar razors.
  2. Since 99% of the apps I use, or wanted to fill...

    Since 99% of the apps I use, or wanted to fill out don't work in Dex, I'm wondering if using the phone in mirror mode on the monitor might be the solution.

    Then I can use the keyboard to fill out...
  3. Two browser choices, Chrome and Samsungs....

    Two browser choices, Chrome and Samsungs.
    Niether is easy to scroll up or down, likewise youtube.

    Navigation in apps is not a strong point.
  4. Replies
    19
    Views
    1,112

    tried one of these:...

    tried one of these:
    https://www.classicshaving.com/collections/replaceable-blade-straight-razors/products/fromm-replaceable-blade-razor-ss

    Couldn't replace the blades, cut myself a bunch, and...
  5. So far, the Dex pad works pretty well. Hooks up...

    So far, the Dex pad works pretty well.
    Hooks up easily to a monitor, using the included HDMI cable.
    Operating system is nice. Sort of Chromish..

    Can't play video full screen.

    It has a mode...
  6. Thread: WiFi Adapters

    by Santilli
    Replies
    10
    Views
    1,573

    Wifi antennas came in today. 3 Wifi 9dBi Dual...

    Wifi antennas came in today.
    3 Wifi 9dBi Dual Band Omni Directional Antenna 2.4Ghz/5Ghz with RP-SMA Male Connector For Wireless Wi-Fi Router and Network Devices

    These work. Tests before: 18mbps...
  7. Replies
    21
    Views
    4,932

    Forgot to mention that the phone was 840, not...

    Forgot to mention that the phone was 840, not 1000. Pretty much 160 off retail price, and 0 interest.
    Moving to Note 9 would increase payments by 25 percent, or more, plus fee.
  8. Thread: WiFi Adapters

    by Santilli
    Replies
    10
    Views
    1,573

    This item:2 x 9dBi SMA 4G LTE Antenna, Omni...

    This item:2 x 9dBi SMA 4G LTE Antenna, Omni Directional 3G/4G/GSM WiFi FPV Antenna WiFi Range Extender Booster… $12.99

    Podofo 2.4GHz Antennas and Signal Amplifier 2400-2500Mhz Magnet Mount SMA 4G...
  9. Thread: WiFi Adapters

    by Santilli
    Replies
    10
    Views
    1,573

    Without TP Link software 19-23mbps. Next going...

    Without TP Link software 19-23mbps.

    Next going to try and attach maybe cables and antennas to increase range. trying these:

    Buy the selected items together


    This item:2 x 9dBi SMA 4G LTE...
  10. Thread: WiFi Adapters

    by Santilli
    Replies
    10
    Views
    1,573

    Facing the same issue again. Tried a 30.00 USB...

    Facing the same issue again.
    Tried a 30.00 USB wireless and was getting about 1-2 mbps. Barely worked.
    Access point is two:
    one is in a office building 238 feet NE
    the other is 330 feet in the...
  11. Replies
    3
    Views
    98

    It appears to have similar problems to running...

    It appears to have similar problems to running any operating system in a virtual box.

    So far, I can use an office app to make a document, but, I can only save it in a linux based format, and, can...
  12. Ordered the Dex pad. Should be here in 5 days. ...

    Ordered the Dex pad.
    Should be here in 5 days.
    Have a Logitech wireless keyboard and mouse, and my second monitor has an extra HDMI port. Should be fun. Make it easier to fill out programs I can...
  13. Replies
    3
    Views
    98

    Linux apps on a Chromebook

    It appears they might have actually made Linux useable on a Chromebook:

    https://www.computerworld.com/article/3314739/chrome-os/how-to-use-linux-apps-on-chrome-os.html

    giving it a shot now....
  14. I'd really like to hear what you think. I have a...

    I'd really like to hear what you think. I have a friend that needs a new phone. Note 9 looks like a better value all the time.

    Are you using Samsung Health, and using the heart rate monitor, blood...
  15. This is the Dex Pad...

    This is the Dex Pad
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UgAkH2jP2yUrl]


    This is the Note 9
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OeozWvxBgYU&t=165s
  16. https://wccftech.com/galaxy-note-9-does-not-requir...

    https://wccftech.com/galaxy-note-9-does-not-require-dex-for-multi-monitor-support/
  17. It's pushed as one of the major, unique features...

    It's pushed as one of the major, unique features of the phone. I was wondering if anyone had actual experience with it.

    The reviews I've been over mention it, but I haven't found anyone that...
  18. Kind of wonder if anyone has hooked up the Note 9...

    Kind of wonder if anyone has hooked up the Note 9 to a monitor, and used it that way, as a keyboard and mouse....
    If I had a choice, I would go with the Note 9, but, when I needed it, the s9 Plus...
  19. Stops raining, and now we have a freeze warning...

    Stops raining, and now we have a freeze warning for tonight...
  20. https://aqicn.org/map/california/ We were at...

    https://aqicn.org/map/california/

    We were at 296 in Oakland in the peak of the smoke.
    150 is very dangerous.
  21. Bought the s9 Plus. Like the larger screen, but...

    Bought the s9 Plus. Like the larger screen, but would rather have had the Notes 6.3" Same as the Samsung Mega everyone used to make fun of.

    I use Package Disabler Pro, along with using developers...
  22. https://www.sfgate.com/california-wildfires/articl...

    https://www.sfgate.com/california-wildfires/article/Why-is-it-called-Camp-Fire-name-Butte-County-destr-13380824.php

    So fires are named after the road they start on...
  23. Due to the high growth rates in the trees last...

    Due to the high growth rates in the trees last year, coupled with a long drought that has put trees root systems at risk, you have a lot of top heavy trees likely to fall onto power lines.
    PG&E...
  24. https://abcnews.go.com/US/body-cam-video-captures-...

    https://abcnews.go.com/US/body-cam-video-captures-deputy-thinks-final-moments/story?id=59504904

    Most destructive fire in state history. At the same time, due to dry conditions, and tons of growth...
  25. Now we have really heavy rain. . Two feet deep on...

    Now we have really heavy rain. . Two feet deep on highway 580 just off the bridge tonight. Closed the right lane, unless 4wd or suv.

    Did not require snorkels, except your air intake better be on...
  26. Thread: Headphones

    by Santilli
    Replies
    77
    Views
    11,904

    DD: WHAT are you building?

    DD: WHAT are you building?
  27. Two weeks of air quality hell, finally over. Bay Area, Kali fires

    For two weeks, we have had air so bad going outside was dangerous to your health. Consistently over 150 on the air quality health scale, with a high of 296 in our area, if you went outside, you...
  28. Replies
    19
    Views
    1,112

    Happy Thanksgiving, or Turkey Day!

    Happy Thanksgiving, or Turkey Day!
  29. Replies
    19
    Views
    1,112

    Also have this one:...

    Also have this one:
    https://groomandstyle.com/art-of-shaving/best-philips-electric-shavers/norelco-sensotouch-3d-review/

    Works well, cuts close, but not as close as Feathers and a double edge.
    ...
  30. Replies
    67
    Views
    6,048

    Mugen used to offer double sized batteries, with...

    Mugen used to offer double sized batteries, with a new back, for a lot of models. Now a lot fewer. P.O.
  31. Replies
    67
    Views
    6,048

    http://mugenpoweronline.com/index.php?route=produc...

    http://mugenpoweronline.com/index.php?route=product/category&path=174_183
  32. Thread: Headphones

    by Santilli
    Replies
    77
    Views
    11,904

    Chrome browser, and Chrome on a Chromebook, both...

    Chrome browser, and Chrome on a Chromebook, both need an equalizer, third party, installed.
    Equalizer for Chrome is the extension I'm using, and it works.

    It makes the cheap Sony headphones...
  33. Replies
    19
    Views
    1,112

    I ended up buying this shaver: ...

    I ended up buying this shaver:

    https://shop.panasonic.com/personal-care/mens-shavers-and-grooming/mens-shavers/ES-RT51-S.html

    Very good shave, easy to clean, uses parts that have been around a...
  34. Replies
    98
    Views
    17,407

    Both Best Buy and Fry's will price match. Fry's...

    Both Best Buy and Fry's will price match.
    Fry's dropped the speakers down to best buys 269 from 299.

    Subwoofer cable from Best Buy was listed at 35 dollars. Price matched to Amazon for 20 dollars.
  35. Replies
    98
    Views
    17,407

    I was considering buying a new version of the...

    I was considering buying a new version of the Klipsch Pro Media 2.1's. They've been getting rave reviews for 20 years.
    The Bluetooth models use a dongle that is synced to only that set of speakers,...
  36. Thread: Headphones

    by Santilli
    Replies
    77
    Views
    11,904

    Sennheisers came in. A considerable improvement...

    Sennheisers came in. A considerable improvement from the Sony.

    Loud enough, and pretty well balanced.

    Sounds REALLY good with music using onboard sound and Media Player Classic or VLC.
    ...
  37. Replies
    21
    Views
    4,932

    DB: Thanks for the info. I bought the Verizon...

    DB:
    Thanks for the info.
    I bought the Verizon deal because it put me on their plan for work. They do have the best network in San Francisco, and that was where I was working.
    1000.00 phone, for a...
  38. Thread: Headphones

    by Santilli
    Replies
    77
    Views
    11,904

    DT

    DT
  39. Thread: Headphones

    by Santilli
    Replies
    77
    Views
    11,904

    Thanks for the link. I just ordered ...

    Thanks for the link. I just ordered

    Sennheiser Urbanite XL Over-Ear Headphones - Black
    Sold by: Amazon.com Services, Inc
    $69.95

    I had a premium set of Sennheiser over ear headphones from...
  40. Thread: Headphones

    by Santilli
    Replies
    77
    Views
    11,904

    I've got two pairs of the Motorola S305. I...

    I've got two pairs of the Motorola S305.

    I bought my first ones about 20 years ago, and the battery is amazing, still going strong.
    Covers fell off the ears, so bought another pair.

    GREAT...
  41. Thread: Headphones

    by Santilli
    Replies
    77
    Views
    11,904

    Been wondering what the onboard sound of my...

    Been wondering what the onboard sound of my computer is capable of driving.
    In other words, what is the point of wasting money on headphones when the sound quality off the motherboard onboard sound...
  42. Replies
    21
    Views
    4,932

    Went with Xfinity and their Verizon networked 45...

    Went with Xfinity and their Verizon networked 45 dollar unlimited plan.
    Only problem is they limit the phones to .6 mbps when used as a hotspot.
    I get to watch a lot of stuff on my phone, instead...
  43. Thanks for the heads up.Looking for a larger...

    Thanks for the heads up.Looking for a larger screen, 17.3" , 1080p.
    Mainly used to stream video from Xfinity X1 DVR.
    Oddly, the laptop works, but the desktop doesn't on the wifi hotspot near this...
  44. This is the model I ended up with, after going...

    This is the model I ended up with, after going through 5 of them. Two USB C ports to charge through, not a POJ proprietary tiny bayonet, into a flimsy housing.
    ...
  45. Apparently uses a small form factor M2,with no...

    Apparently uses a small form factor M2,with no active cooling.
    Tried to find an upgrade, but for the model I have, no joy.
    Resigned to staying with 32 gig, with the OS and stuff taking about half....
  46. https://www.cnet.com/products/acer-chromebook-15/2...

    https://www.cnet.com/products/acer-chromebook-15/2/
    M2 SSD
  47. Replies
    28
    Views
    2,072

    300. dollars for service every 5 years. Watch...

    300. dollars for service every 5 years.

    Watch was in an estate. Guy never wore it. Wore a fake Rolex, when he had a real one.
    Almost perfect condition, but did replace the crown, with an original...
  48. Replies
    28
    Views
    2,072

    Sieko Pogue:...

    Sieko Pogue:...
  49. Yes. Says SSD, not very well described in any...

    Yes. Says SSD, not very well described in any documentation I've found...
  50. Learning a Chromebook. Good stuff. Learned to...

    Learning a Chromebook. Good stuff.
    Learned to disable the pad while typing with keystrokes. Learning more and more as I go....

    Pretty amazing how fast this the Chromebook is with a SSD and an...
Results 1 to 50 of 500
Page 1 of 10 1 2 3 4