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by Bluesky
Fri Dec 08, 2017 10:18 pm
Forum: Digital Realm
Topic: Bitcoin mining and cryptocurrency thread
Replies: 165
Views: 10885

Re: Bitcoin mining and cryptocurrency thread

More than $70 million stolen in bitcoin hack Hackers have carried out a heist on a leading digital currency platform, making off with bitcoins worth more than $70 million. "Yesterday morning at about 1 a.m. a hacker or a group of hackers was able to infiltrate our systems through a compromised compa...
by Bluesky
Fri Dec 08, 2017 10:03 pm
Forum: Entertainment Zone
Topic: Caption Competition
Replies: 9791
Views: 194370

Re: Caption Competition

Santa rescued after taking a short cut over North Korea
by Bluesky
Fri Dec 08, 2017 9:52 pm
Forum: Digital Realm
Topic: Buying a new laptop
Replies: 135
Views: 12213

Re: Buying a new laptop

Wife currently uses a Dell Vostro which was supplied by the company she contracts to about 12 months ago. 95% of her work is done from home where she has a good quality wireless Keyboard and Mouse along with an eye friendly remote monitor. She is generally working on it 5 days a week for 8 hours a d...
by Bluesky
Fri Dec 08, 2017 4:16 pm
Forum: Digital Realm
Topic: mobile/internet coverage Hua Hin
Replies: 5
Views: 262

Re: mobile/internet coverage Hua Hin

I thought I read somewhere that the new deal implemented by the Gov is for no more individual owner cell towers, but towers shared by all services? Of course that includes construction and maintenance costs. If I come across the article again I'll post, but it was several months ago. Pete :cheers: ...
by Bluesky
Fri Dec 08, 2017 3:04 pm
Forum: Digital Realm
Topic: mobile/internet coverage Hua Hin
Replies: 5
Views: 262

mobile/internet coverage Hua Hin

It looks like True will be improving their network coverage/capacity with the construction of a new CMTS cell tower close to the intersection of Soi 102 and Falcon Hill road. Riggers have been working fairly quickly to get the antenna array in place.
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by Bluesky
Thu Dec 07, 2017 10:40 am
Forum: Hua Hin Classifieds
Topic: Townhouse for rent
Replies: 2
Views: 380

Re: Townhouse for rent

Hahuahin wrote:
Wed Dec 06, 2017 4:39 pm
Hi!

Can you inform us about direction i.e., North or South of Hua Hin?

Thank you,
hahuahin
Apologies for slow response Hahuahin. It is in La Vallee, Lek Fai West of Hua Hin.
by Bluesky
Wed Dec 06, 2017 10:15 pm
Forum: Pet Care
Topic: Death of a Pet
Replies: 12
Views: 585

Re: Death of a Pet

Pete, our thoughts and condolences are with you and family. We can empathise with how you all must be feeling at the moment. We had to deal with a similar situation about three and half years ago when we lost our 2 dogs to heat stroke in Oz. For us, and particularly my wife it took some time to get ...
by Bluesky
Wed Dec 06, 2017 11:23 am
Forum: Hua Hin Classifieds
Topic: Townhouse for rent
Replies: 2
Views: 380

Townhouse for rent

3 year old 2 bedroom ( or 1 bedroom and study) 50 sq m single story Townhouse. Located an easy 10 minute drive from the centre of town the property is designed for easy living for either a single person or couple and comes complete with the following features:- . Fully furnished and ready to move in...
by Bluesky
Fri Dec 01, 2017 2:49 pm
Forum: Property & Real Estate
Topic: Potential Retirement Location - renting in Hua Hin
Replies: 14
Views: 1352

Re: Potential Retirement Location - renting in Hua Hin

As another poster mentioned and reminded me, dogs barking at random hours of the night can be annoying. Enough to where its not possible to get a good nights sleep for some of us. So recommend you either go to the area at those hours for a few nights, or ask people who live in the area about that. ...
by Bluesky
Fri Dec 01, 2017 2:02 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello from newbie
Replies: 6
Views: 465

Re: Hello from newbie

G'day Elvis, wish you all the best for the move from Oz. Where about in Oz are you from?
by Bluesky
Fri Dec 01, 2017 1:42 pm
Forum: Motoring
Topic: Minivan, bus and road accidents
Replies: 591
Views: 71465

Re: Minivan, bus and road accidents

Fairly sure her name is "Lucky" Thai stall holder's miraculous escape 4:07pm Dec 1, 2017 A woman who was sitting in a roadside food stall walked away apparently unscathed after a vehicle crashed into it. Video shows yesterday’s dramatic incident near the city of Nakhon Si Thammarat, in southern Thai...
by Bluesky
Thu Nov 30, 2017 1:20 pm
Forum: Ask The Expats
Topic: Repair to oven required
Replies: 5
Views: 385

Re: Repair to oven required

Any recommendations for somebody to repair a builtin oven in the kitchen- specifically the door switch has broken. We are in Khao Tao area. There is a small shop on soi 112 that does repairs to appliances, ( Microwaves, TV's Washing machines etc.) His english is fairly basic basic. I cannot opine o...
by Bluesky
Wed Nov 29, 2017 2:33 pm
Forum: Ask The Expats
Topic: Torx driver
Replies: 7
Views: 438

Re: Torx driver

Managed to source a small kit from the 20 baht shop on soi 94 (see RHS pic) It contained T3 and T5 but no T4 :( cost 20 baht. Went to the computer area above shopping mall and managed to get a Kit with T4 in it :) (see pic LHS) cost 150 baht. Not the best quality but will do the job. Thanks for repl...
by Bluesky
Tue Nov 28, 2017 1:25 pm
Forum: Ask The Expats
Topic: Repair to oven required
Replies: 5
Views: 385

Re: Repair to oven required

Any recommendations for somebody to repair a builtin oven in the kitchen- specifically the door switch has broken. We are in Khao Tao area. There is a small shop on soi 112 that does repairs to appliances, ( Microwaves, TV's Washing machines etc.) His english is fairly basic basic. I cannot opine o...
by Bluesky
Mon Nov 27, 2017 11:02 pm
Forum: Motoring
Topic: Hua Hin parking
Replies: 10
Views: 581

Re: Hua Hin parking

Big Boy wrote:
Mon Nov 27, 2017 3:42 pm
Of course I pay my Road Tax and I pay VAT. My Income Tax is collected at source in the UK.
You forgot one....farung tax! :D