| Tech Board|| Best Home Automation Hub - HurricaneDunc on 1/16/16 at 1:02 pm|
I've just moved into a new home and have been evaluating home security and automation options. There seem to be a lot of companies offering thermostats, door locks, etc., but want a really high monitoring fee each month. That said, it seems it would be easier and less expensive to just by the produ...View Topic - Replies (2)
| Tech Board|| Switching from DirecTv to Uverse - HurricaneDunc on 12/13/15 at 9:17 pm|
Has anyone done this post merger? I currently have DirecTv for television and Uverse for Internet. I'm moving homes later this month and would like to move entirely to Uverse (TV and Internet). Any idea if I'll get any "new customer" deals with Uverse? Obviously I'll be switching out equipmen...View Topic - Replies (2)
| Fantasy Sports Board|| Sit Start: Watkins vs J Brown - HurricaneDunc on 11/12/15 at 5:17 pm|
12 team PPR league Watkins (Buffalo) vs Jets and Revis John Brown (Cards) vs Seattle It feels like a toss up. Any though?...View Topic - Replies (1)
| Food and Drink|| Chicken and Gumbo Question - HurricaneDunc on 10/24/15 at 3:43 pm|
Several recipes mention starting with a 3-4 pound hen and cutting into several pieces. Any tricks to this? I assume this means I will serve the gumbo with bones and skis on? TIA...
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| Help Board|| Safari IOS log in issues - HurricaneDunc on 10/18/15 at 9:50 am|
Anyone else having issues with Safari not remembering you are logged in to TD? It seems like constantly have re-enter my username and password. Is there some setting I need to turn on or off?...
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| Fantasy Sports Board|| Start / Sit: Hasselbeck or Bortles - HurricaneDunc on 10/4/15 at 8:29 am|
With Luck out, trying to decide who to start. Both secondaries are terrible and I have no better options. Alex Smith is also available. 12 team ppr ...View Topic - Replies (4)
| Fantasy Sports Board|| Trade: A Luck and Heath Miller for Stafford and J Graham - HurricaneDunc on 9/29/15 at 7:51 pm|
It is a PPR league. My team is terrible.. My team: QB: Luck and Cam Newton RB: Forte, Spiller, Dunbar, Fred Jackson WR: Demaryius, Sammy Watkins, John Brown, James Jones, Doiug Baldwin TE: Heath Miller I like the idea of getting rid of Heath Miller with Big Ben injured. And I'm starting to...View Topic - Replies (4)
| Fantasy Sports Board|| Andrew Luck or Cam Newton - HurricaneDunc on 9/27/15 at 10:37 am|
I want to believe Luck will rebound this week, but Cam vs the Saints is very tempting. ...View Topic - Replies (2)
| Fantasy Sports Board|| Spiller or Dunbar - HurricaneDunc on 9/20/15 at 11:34 am|
PPR league; 12 team...View Topic - Replies (0)
| Fantasy Sports Board|| Keeper Value: Jordy Nelson - HurricaneDunc on 9/1/15 at 8:33 pm|
My league has one keeper each season And 7 bench slots. The team with Jordy Nelson dropped him, which means I could pick him with a keeper value of $0 next year. The disadvantage of course if that I have to tie up a roster spot all year. Any opinions on his value next year? Can he return as a to...View Topic - Replies (5)
| O-T Lounge|| Apple iPhone battery power - HurricaneDunc on 8/12/15 at 9:47 pm|
I've noticed my phone has been significantly draining the battery every day without significant use. Is there some sort of software update issue? Or is dropping it in the toilet finally taking its toll? Don't judge. ...View Topic - Replies (9)
| O-T Lounge|| OT Dentists - Over-diagnosing cavities - HurricaneDunc on 6/16/15 at 8:35 pm|
The wife and I have been going to the same dentist for about 3 years. It seems like clockwork that every other visit they find 1-2 cavities for each of us (meaning once a year they find this). We're starting to find it a bit interesting since we've as we've never had more cavities than when we star...View Topic - Replies (36)
| O-T Lounge|| Only a few month's left to get some Zimbabwean dollars - HurricaneDunc on 6/13/15 at 11:11 am|
[quote]Zimbabweans will be able to exchange their almost worthless local currency for the American dollar from Monday until the end of September. The U.S. dollar has been used in the country since 2009, but now the local currency is being officially phased out. [b]People with accounts of up to...View Topic - Replies (9)
| O-T Lounge|| Replacing Smoke/Carbon Monoxide Dectector - HurricaneDunc on 4/14/15 at 8:20 pm|
Anyone have these POSs installed in their home? [img]http://ecx.images-amazon.com/images/I/41OrDmD736L._AA160_FMwebp_.jpg[/img] They are hardwired with a battery "back-up", although the battery still needs to be replace relatively frequently for something with a dedicated power source. The ca...View Topic - Replies (4)
| Music Board|| Best Music Video of All Time - HurricaneDunc on 3/8/15 at 12:28 am|
November fricking Rain... :usa: :nana: [link=(https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8SbUC-UaAxE)]LINK[/link]...
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| Tech Board|| Need help comparing Laptop specs - HurricaneDunc on 2/21/15 at 8:46 am|
I have a Mac desktop from early 2008. Has a 2.4GHZ Intel Core 2 Duo, 4GB 800MHZ DDR2 SDRAM and 250GB of storage. It's starting to run pretty slowly, so I was browsing Mac laptops just for an initial comparison. The MacBook Air has a 1.4GHZ processor, 4GB of memory, and a max of 256GB storage. ...View Topic - Replies (2)
| Gaming Board|| Racing Game for Xbox One - HurricaneDunc on 2/15/15 at 2:35 pm|
Any recommendations? Sounds like Forza 5 is full of microtransactions, but Herizon 2 might be good. ...
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| Money Talk|| Recommended lenders for mortgage refinance - HurricaneDunc on 2/14/15 at 9:17 am|
I'm looking into refinancing my home and moving in a 15 year fixed. It seems like the options are endless for banks to use. Should I stick with big banks? Or something online like Quicken? Is there really any difference?...
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| Money Talk|| Amended Tax Returns - when to do it? - HurricaneDunc on 1/27/15 at 5:39 pm|
A "friend I know" may have forgotten to include a W-2 with less than $500 of income in his tax return. The net difference is an increase in refund of about $10. Does this meet the threshold for submitting an amended return? Any penalty for not amending if the change decreases your taxes owed/incr...
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| Tech Board|| Home Theater - smaller 3 speaker systems - HurricaneDunc on 12/28/14 at 2:16 pm|
I'm currently using a very old Bose 3 in 1 system that can't even accept today's digital signals. I believe I run it on Stereo/PCM. It doesn't even accept HDMI. In any event, I'm ready to move to a receiver setup that can take both DirecTv and Xbox one HDMI inputs with output to one TV. However, ...View Topic - Replies (2)