2020 Finished Games List

I played more games than usual this year. I wonder why? Stay safe everyone. DATE...

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Reliable Parts: My Experiences

I have been using Reliable Parts for many years specifically because I know I am...

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Amazon reviews

I was curious to see if Amazon.ca would self-censor a review based on price gouging....

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Pizzaville: My Experiences

Back in November of 2019 I ordered a pizza from Pizzaville via the internet. I...

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Rogers Buries Cable At Last

I’ve been noticing a bunch of work being done lately by Porter Services. They’ve being...

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LogiTech Warranty: My Experiences

My LogiTech Wireless Marathon Mouse M705’s forward and backward buttons decided to stop working after...

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ThermoPro Warranty: My Experiences

My ThermoPro TP-03 Digital Instant-Read Thermometer cracked several months ago after little use. This is...

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Grocery Gateway: My Experiences

One must come into this fully aware that the coronavirus pandemic (COVID-19) is in full...

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Transcend RMA: My Experiences

An old Transcend sd card died on me last month after many years of service....

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Start.ca: Outage 2020-03-02

Connection down for around 10 hours today. Start.ca support not even answering phones. No information...

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Motorola G6

This phone was a steal at $99 but of course the fulfilment was a nightmare....

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Packet loss at start.ca

Nothing much to say regarding the smokeping snippet as it clearly shows some issues. Packet...

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Cable Outage

Friday August 9th and another cable outage. Rogers continually seems to like to do network...

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Ban is banned from stores

Ban deodorant seems to not be popular enough anymore to be stocked in Canadian stores....

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Le Creuset Warranty Claims

The first warranty claim was on the whistling kettle years and years ago. The handle...

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NewsgroupDirect: My Experiences

The usenet landscape has changed dramatically in the last decade. People at one point were...

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Bosch and the sparking drill

There was a nice sale on the Bosch DDB181-02 18V Cordless Drill/Driver so I decided...

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Figo Ultra M50G Smartphone

Speakout Wireless is offering a price reduction on this cheap smartphone at the present time....

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Completely Rogers free.

I am officially Rogers free! The major dump of services (internet, tv) occured back in...

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Hello Speakout Wireless.

Why would one choose Speakout Wireless? I am a low usage user who wants cheap...

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Goodbye Bell Canada. Hello Voip.ms

Final Bell Canada bill 2018-10-04 Description Amount Residence line $41.82 Telemarketing consent $0.00 Call Answer...

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Canada Computers data breach

It would seem that Canada Computers has had a data breach. Upon checking my pre-filtered...

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Start.ca: My Experiences

2018-09-14 looking for faster dsl speeds and 50/10 vdsl is now available at my address...

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Amazon.ca and lost packages

I ordered a package from Amazon on September 22, 2018 expecting it get it before...

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Samsung LN46A550 Repairs

My Samsung television, model code LN46A550P3FXZC, manufactured in August of 2008 has been giving me...

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Amazon.ca: Little Boxes

I noticed a small shipping option on amazon.ca recently in regards to larger items that...

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Kobo Arc 7HD: Damn refurbs

What can I say? I’m a glutton for punishment. Kobo Rakuten were selling off their...

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SNES Classic: My Experiences

Despite reassurances that the snes classic would be aplenty at launch most retailers have really...

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Canada Post: Overseas shipping

2017-05-21 initial order 2017-05-24 inspected by Canada Customs 2017-08-25 delivered to my door For a...

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Refurb.io: My Experiences

My first dealings with Refurb.io was 2 years ago when I ordered a refurbished Thinkpad...

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Canada Post vs China

There is definitely something going on with package shipment between Canada and China over the...

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Polaroid Link A6 Unlocked Smartphone

Random notes and tidbits about this device. Polaroid Link A6 Specifications Brand               Polaroid Name                Link...

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Swagbucks Scam

I decided to try Swagbucks to see if their service was legitimate awhile back.  For...

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Fedex lost my package

That's what happened.  They lost my package.  The interesting thing about this is that Fedex...

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Water turned off yet again

Say it ain't so. Yes, no water once again for over 4 hours and counting....

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The season of construction

Don't you just love when the city does major construction on a long weekend Friday? ...

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