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by hhinner
Wed Oct 18, 2017 5:09 pm
Forum: Digital Realm
Topic: The scourge of Facebook
Replies: 139
Views: 19775

Re: The scourge of Facebook

“Thailand is one of the countries being watched and considered for world partnerships.”

Watched maybe, but partnership in what?
by hhinner
Sun Oct 15, 2017 5:38 pm
Forum: Feeding Time
Topic: The Beer Thread
Replies: 710
Views: 74655

Re: The Beer Thread

^^ Tiger is brewed here in Thailand by Asia Pacific Breweries (Heineken Pacific Breweries now I think). It's on the label.
by hhinner
Fri Oct 13, 2017 2:09 pm
Forum: Legal, Visa, Finances & Employment
Topic: Bangkok Bank Visa Debit
Replies: 20
Views: 1431

Re: Bangkok Bank Visa Debit

^^ "Possibly" then? Optimistically speaking.
by hhinner
Fri Oct 13, 2017 12:10 am
Forum: Legal, Visa, Finances & Employment
Topic: Bangkok Bank Visa Debit
Replies: 20
Views: 1431

Re: Bangkok Bank Visa Debit

^^ Sorry, typo -- "isn't" should be "is" - ...branch is pushing... .
by hhinner
Thu Oct 12, 2017 9:04 pm
Forum: Legal, Visa, Finances & Employment
Topic: Bangkok Bank Visa Debit
Replies: 20
Views: 1431

Re: Bangkok Bank Visa Debit

Wrong in what sense? Maybe your branch isn't pushing the other debit cards shown on the website. Maybe the website's wrong or not yet updated. The call centre would probably give a definitive answer. It just seems a bit strange that Bangkok Bank would abandon Visa debit and risk losing loads of cust...
by hhinner
Thu Oct 12, 2017 5:44 pm
Forum: Legal, Visa, Finances & Employment
Topic: Bangkok Bank Visa Debit
Replies: 20
Views: 1431

Re: Bangkok Bank Visa Debit

The Be1st smart debit card is a Visa debit card according to the bank's web site. I could imagine that using it for web shopping may require some sort of activation request.

http://www.bangkokbank.com/BangkokBank ... fault.aspx.

by hhinner
Wed Oct 11, 2017 11:03 am
Forum: News
Topic: Smoking ban on Hua Hin and Thai beaches, jail time for offenders
Replies: 67
Views: 4777

Re: Smoking ban on Hua Hin and Thai beaches, jail time for offenders

Pity vaping is illegal. No butts.
by hhinner
Mon Oct 09, 2017 8:54 pm
Forum: Digital Realm
Topic: The computer and software security thread
Replies: 104
Views: 21249

Re: E-mail scam

^^ Apart from the sender, I think the crap grammar is a bit of a giveaway.
by hhinner
Thu Oct 05, 2017 11:15 am
Forum: Digital Realm
Topic: The i-things - Apple devices and software thread
Replies: 174
Views: 20919

Re: RE: Re: The i-things - Apple devices and software thread

PeteC wrote:I wonder why they're skipping 9? That would sell like hotcakes here with that model number. Pete :cheers:
Are they skipping 9? Isn't the X a 10 year anniversary special?
by hhinner
Thu Sep 28, 2017 6:56 pm
Forum: Digital Realm
Topic: Shop that can increase storage space on laptop
Replies: 36
Views: 1018

Re: Shop that can increase storage space on laptop

Actually there may be multiple partitions, but normally only one or two visible to Windows, namely C and often, D. I have seen laptops sold with only a C drive visible. If the OP could go into Disk Management he could see exactly what partitions he has. One way to get to disk managment is: 1 Right c...
by hhinner
Wed Sep 27, 2017 9:11 pm
Forum: Digital Realm
Topic: Shop that can increase storage space on laptop
Replies: 36
Views: 1018

Re: RE: Re: Shop that can increase storage space on laptop

It is now possible to buy a 2 Terabyte pen drive from Lazada. I have one. Cheap too. https://www.lazada.co.th/newest-2tb-metal-usb-flash-drive-custom-logo-pen-drive-with-keychain-usb-stick-2tb-usb-30-memory-stick-pendrive-u-disk-intl-43616239.html?spm=a2o4l.customer.0.0.NCIqf9&searchclickposition=p...
by hhinner
Sun Sep 24, 2017 12:38 am
Forum: Entertainment Zone
Topic: TV series worth downloading
Replies: 737
Views: 41974

Re: RE: Re: TV series worth downloading

404cameljockey wrote:Crime/drama 6 parter 'The Loch' from ITV, good characters and lots of red herrings, and twists, filmed in a beautiful part of Scotland. There is one scene where a teenager openly carries a rifle on a school trip though, bit bloody silly!
Just finished watching this. Enjoyed it. Thanks for the tip.
by hhinner
Fri Sep 22, 2017 7:18 pm
Forum: Motoring
Topic: Cars with dashcams get 5-10% discount
Replies: 12
Views: 3624

Re: Cars with dashcams get 5-10% discount

Yesterday, Bangkok Insurance had no problem. Just filled in a form with simple details of cam and they took a photo of it in the car. 5% discount.
by hhinner
Mon Sep 18, 2017 1:35 pm
Forum: Pet Care
Topic: What Do You Feed Your Dog
Replies: 27
Views: 1268

Re: RE: Re: What Do You Feed Your Dog

The Pedigree wet canned I've seen here has "produced in Australia" labels on it. That gives me a bit more confidence that actual beef and chicken are going into it and not road kill or endangered species Wont be road kill, all of that is exported to the USA as Hamburger Meat. :rasta: I was facetiou...
by hhinner
Sat Sep 16, 2017 2:45 pm
Forum: News
Topic: Govt to increase alcohol tax again
Replies: 110
Views: 10730

Re: RE: Re: Govt to increase alcohol tax again

StevePIraq wrote:Based on that article one would expect no change at your local bar for a bottle of beer which only increases 2.66Baht.
But a can will only increase by 50 satang. Why the difference?