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About NewNiceMrMe

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  • Birthday 01/01/1950

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  1. Post a pic of your car

    I quite like the green but I always find myself thinking that it should only ever be on a Kawasaki motorbike....
  2. Post a pic of your car

    As is said above by others, I'm sorry to hear of the passing of your Dad, Thorburn. My sincere condolences. That Evora looks very nice indeed. I quite like orange as a car colour but it has to be on the right size and shape - and that is the right size and shape. Besides, I'm always puzzled when someone buys a car like an Evora and then chooses an anonymous or greyscale colour. It should be illegal.
  3. WiFi extension

  4. WiFi extension

    I've just had a quick glance at the network that Asus is providing service to at our house. 29 devices as I type this, connected. Speed on my MBP via ethernet - 309mb Speed on MrsMe's MBP via WiFi - 196mb It is fair to say we've no complaints about the router. p.s. Mo-S3, we are on the Virgin HomeWorks+ 300mb service.
  5. Photo sync iOS and android

    Ah, cross-device will not make photos from an Android device appears in Photos on the iPad. I'm not even sure you can do that with anything.
  6. Photo sync iOS and android

    Dropbox. Syncs all photos you upload to Facebook too if you want it too. Amazon Prime Photos is superb too if you are a Prime member. Google Drive offers excellent space but they annoy the life out of you with bloody "Remember this day..." shite.
  7. SPOTY 2017

    BBC iPlayer have the post-broadcast interview with Farah and he was clearly humbled. In respect of football, that is going to change anyway in 2019/20 when Netflix and Amazon bid in big numbers. BT Sport will sink. Sky will get the main batch then Netflix and Amazon will take the rest. The bidding round that follows in 2022 will see Netflix and Amazon begin to oust Sky. Football on those channels will be a huge bonus for fans. No more silly prices as they won't charge anything like Sky. They're interested in the consumer data and they'll get it and sell-on through it. Don't be surprised to see Netflix go for F1 too. I can see that happening. Their business model needs more sport and they're very, very keen to get it. Amazon could out-bid them all but they don't have enough interest in F1 as they view it as too niche and a declining audience - and they rarely get things wrong in that respect. Freeview can't afford anything, unfortunately. I just want Netflix and Amazon to decimate Sky and BT - and I'm 99% confident they will.
  8. Boxing thread

    De Gale is finished. I meant to say this previously. That defeat proves he's done. AJ will demolish Parker, then do the same to Wilder, then KO Fury within 3 rounds. There, said it. Eubank Jnr will smash Groves to bits when they eventually meet unless Callum Smith pulls off what he's capable off and takes that title. He could well do that. My money would be on Eubank Jnr though. He is developing into a complete animal. Billy Joe Saunders will lose his title. In other divisions, Lomachenko will clean up through the weights and retire unbeaten. I can see that happening. Kell Brook is finished too. I hate to say it, but I can't see him coming back anything like he once was. Amir Khan, strawberries and cream King, he's done too. One last big fight for a pay check, then he's out. Haye to destroy Bellew in a rematch and then find nobody wants to face him until AJ cleans up and then smashes him to bits too. There.
  9. SPOTY 2017

    Well done Farah. Second and third are a farce. Rea won on the back of a motorcycling fraternity campaign. Peacock got the vote of Strictly viewers. The whole SPOTY thing is dead now. This year proves that. Joshua lost 3rd place by 18 votes. I'm not diminishing what Rea in particular has done but the simple fact is that it appears the bookies slashed odds on him when they got wind of the campaign. Is it right that those who are fans of a sport should campaign to get 'lesser' recognised sports people known? It is probably fair but does it give us the right top 3? I don't think so. It is simple massaging of statistics and little more.
  10. Father Christmas.....the clutch has gone

    I was there 3 days ago. Not guilty of sabotaging Santa though.
  11. Driving mode on Android or iPhone?

    *sigh* I rarely ever touch my phone in the car. I use Siri for everything and it tells me stuff. Such as "You should know better than to read iPhone related threads from Waylander on TSN".
  12. Golf

    Nothing like resurrecting a thread that is almost 10 years old and linking to a golf website in your first post. Not that I'm a skeptic and think this was a blatant backlink ruse or anything shite like that....
  13. The £1k mobile phone

    Nope. Surely you're using Face ID? I've have no issues with it or manual unlocking (and I've only done the latter twice that I can think of).
  14. Boxing thread

    Lomachenko wins. Nailed on. I won't say, KO, TKO, SD, UD or MD, but he wins. I won't be surprised if it is over within 5 rounds though. The guy looks unstoppable.
  15. F1 2017

    F1 would survive without Ferrari. Why wouldn't it? Hamilton catching Schumacher is fantasy. He'll probably make it 5.