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richinaz replied to the Help With This Home Theater board. 4:17 PM

Re: Adding cable to smart TV

You might want to start with this article.

I'm not a HBO watcher/subscriber so I can't help beyond that.

I am a little confused as to "steams ... just fine from my iMac".

Smart tvs generally have apps built in to [more]

Mon May 4

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richinaz replied to the Best Travel Spots/Tips board. 5:22 PM

Re: Travel envelopes/cubes

This is the single guy solution. I'm not looking for stuff to survive a soaking under 10 feet of water, just something to help keep things somewhat dry.

So for large stuff I just put them in a big green garbage bag. My ex-GF would wrap [more]

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richinaz replied to the Best Travel Spots/Tips board. 1:16 PM

Re: Travel envelopes/cubes

The cubes look like a good idea and help to organize things but they also don't use space efficiently.

One thing that I never did for a long time (especially since I rarely check bags) but a lady friend always did, and is a good idea, is to [more]

Wed Apr 22

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richinaz replied to the Buying or Selling a Home board. 3:52 PM

Re: Relocation

First, never use a friend or a friend of a friend for an agent. There is too much money involved to go that route. I've gone through a variety of agents over the years. In one case I used a discount agent because he did exactly what I wanted. [more]

Fri Mar 27

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richinaz replied to the Best Travel Spots/Tips board. 3:29 PM

Re: Reservation canceled/switched

There seems to be a serious one-sided rules with regards to how little passengers can do in changing flights w/o paying penalties and airlines changing things whenever they want (and I'm not referring to weather issues).

Any flight changes [more]

Wed Mar 18

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richinaz replied to the Government Workers & Retirees board. 6:44 PM

Re: Postponed Retirement Option

Thanks. It seems like a seldom used option (maybe few qualify) but I was just curious.

In my case I can't imagine staying where I'm at until 60 or 62.

Thanks

Sat Mar 14

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richinaz posted to the Government Workers & Retirees board. 9:03 AM

Postponed Retirement Option

I'm wondering if there are any retired federal employees who retired via this method (instead of an immediate or deferred retirement)?

For those unfamiliar with it, you can postpone collecting your retirement pension until 60/62 (depending [more]

Thu Mar 5

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richinaz replied to the Apple User's Group board. 5:24 PM

Re: FREAK vulnerability

This other article seems to state that Chrome is not safe but Firefox is safe.

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Thu Jan 1

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richinaz replied to the Help With This Home Theater board. 3:16 PM

Re: Replacing My Onkyo Receiver

I haven't paid much attention to the latest receivers. I did buy the Yamaha RX-V673 7.2-Channel Network AV Receiver in Nov 2013 for $299. This model has been discontinued.

The article below lists their views on the best $500 or less [more]

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