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Tag: dvd

The wonders of June

June 1st: DS Lite released in Australia
2nd: iinet installs DSLAMs in Cheltenham and starts transfering customers to faster broadband. We buy a faster modem.

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Amazon

The other day, with the help of that magical thing called the internet, I managed to turn my DVD player into a region free DVD player. I was really excited until I realised I didn’t have any non-region-four DVDs.

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A question.

Who has a DVD player that can play region 1 DVDs and preferably lives in Melbourne?

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Presents!

Merry Christmas, everybody! Here follows a list of all my received gifts…

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TV TV TV TV

Separate entries for separate moods. I’ve got a widescreen television! Woot! It’s not plasma or anything but it works rather well, especially with component video from the DVD, or digital TV.

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Star Wars Geekery

The release of the original Star Wars trilogy on DVD approaches, and I decided that details of any changes must have surfaced on the net. And of course they have.

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It’s 3am, time for bed.

This looks like it’s a regular event. However gentle viewers, tonight I get to sleep.

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Rumour Mill

While watching the special features on the X-Men DVD, I cam across the amusing story of a kid who had come across an X-Men filming site, snuck in and deduced from the labels on some huge pieces of stainless steel that there would be a massive, satellite dish shaped laser in the film.

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Bond, Odd-Looking CGI Bond

I bought Die Another Day on Friday. In a 2 disc set, it’s got more special features than any other Bond film. The question is - do I care?

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