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  1. Poll: I find it pretty funny that the PP community is...

    Posted by Jowl, 15-07-19
    I find it pretty funny that the PP community is friendly and harmonious ... until biscuits, ice creams and lollies are involved. Then it’s war 😂😂
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  2. Poll: It's not the power consumption when in use so...

    Posted by Jowl, 15-07-19
    It's not the power consumption when in use so much. As far as I can find out that should be about 20w. However, there's no real sleep mode so it's always using a similar amount. You can do a 'deep...
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  3. Poll: Indeed. Apart from it's terrible power...

    Posted by Jowl, 15-07-19
    Indeed. Apart from it's terrible power consumption!
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  4. Poll: What an afternoon of sport. Incredible. Didn’t...

    Posted by Jowl, 14-07-19
    What an afternoon of sport. Incredible. Didn’t see much tennis tbh but the Grand Prix was the best of the season.

    I’ve never seen a more thrilling game of cricket. That was incredible - won’t see...
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  5. Ha, I actually managed to make a call doing that...

    Posted by Jowl, 14-07-19
    Ha, I actually managed to make a call doing that once I think!
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  6. Poll: Which major sporting event will you watch today?

    Posted by Jowl, 14-07-19
    All three for me. My priority wil be

    F1
    Cricket
    Wimbledon

    Hoping for a Lewis Hamilton / England / Federer win
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  7. Poll: You cant lump ice creams and lollies together...

    Posted by Jowl, 12-07-19
    You cant lump ice creams and lollies together though.

    Having said that, the 99 wins all forever
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  8. Cheers Woz :D My mum still has her original in...

    Posted by Jowl, 12-07-19
    Cheers Woz :D My mum still has her original in Red. We call it the Bat phone I tried calling on it a few years ago but I kept forgetting where I was up to when dialing :D
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  9. Thanks Marc To be honest I've been so busy...

    Posted by Jowl, 10-07-19
    Thanks Marc

    To be honest I've been so busy not had chance to chase much up. Schools finish in a week and a half though so things will be a bit more relaxed (maybe) and I can get my Gas meter...
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  10. I really miss my app usage and statements. The...

    Posted by Jowl, 09-07-19
    I really miss my app usage and statements. The only idea I have is the account status (£££ in credit/debit) which looks healthy - but it is accurate?

    I don;t have my Gas smart meter fitted yet (to...
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  11. 2p when I first got on a bus (as a child) :) The...

    Posted by Jowl, 08-07-19
    2p when I first got on a bus (as a child) :) The Spectrum 48k was the computer that got me into computing and never looked back. used to spend hours programming and playing on that.
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  12. Nothing wrong with being a car owner - and using...

    Posted by Jowl, 06-07-19
    Nothing wrong with being a car owner - and using it. There’s very few times when my travel is short enough to think “I could walk there” although I did have that yesterday - but it was too late by...
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  13. Agreed. But it does make it a lot easier for PP...

    Posted by Jowl, 04-07-19
    Thread: IHD wifi module
    Agreed. But it does make it a lot easier for PP to manage for ALL customers.

    Perhaps a wireless module could become an option extra. Maybe they'll even include it (or activate it) in future. And...
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  14. PP seem to have plans (IIRC) that they'll show...

    Posted by Jowl, 04-07-19
    Thread: IHD wifi module
    PP seem to have plans (IIRC) that they'll show usage data in the App (which makes sense) - but that cam come from Smart Meter->PP->your account

    That seems better than dealing with wifi...
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  15. Yep, that was the concerning part :D

    Posted by Jowl, 02-07-19
    Yep, that was the concerning part :D
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  16. I enjoyed the 'you know you're old when...'...

    Posted by Jowl, 02-07-19
    I enjoyed the 'you know you're old when...' thread. Good fun. If slightly conerning :D
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  17. Indeed. if payback was 25 years that just about...

    Posted by Jowl, 02-07-19
    Indeed. if payback was 25 years that just about talks me to retirement age (as if I could ever afford that lol). But there will be so much development over the next few years that I don't want to...
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  18. I'm totally lost on the Feed in Tariff etc and...

    Posted by Jowl, 01-07-19
    I'm totally lost on the Feed in Tariff etc and the anove is a good question - how long until until it pays for itself. Is it better to rent (your roof) or purchase them outright = for residential
    ...
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  19. Ha, I love the lake district - we know a great...

    Posted by Jowl, 29-06-19
    Ha, I love the lake district - we know a great little B&B in Grasmere. Fair to say not flash but homely and run by the nicest people ever.

    We did go to North Wales though in a static caravan -...
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  20. The school thing is an interesting one. Part of...

    Posted by Jowl, 28-06-19
    The school thing is an interesting one. Part of my job is Providing IT support to Primary schools - and I've been doing it for nearly 20 years. The teachers have gone from being 'old' to me having...
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  21. Long weekend, I like Scarborough - it's a couple...

    Posted by Jowl, 28-06-19
    Long weekend, I like Scarborough - it's a couple of hours from where I live and on the east coast. Picturesque enough, stuff to do and not as tacky as Skegness :)

    For a longer stay. I love North...
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  22. two of my Uncles owned caravans so we used to...

    Posted by Jowl, 28-06-19
    Thread: Caravans
    two of my Uncles owned caravans so we used to have breaks with them in the holidays as kids. We LOVED it. Especually the bunk beds!

    My mother and father-in-law are regular caravans and often go...
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  23. WOW! My first impression (Firefox on Mac OSX)...

    Posted by Jowl, 19-06-19
    WOW!

    My first impression (Firefox on Mac OSX) is it's smooth, slick and looks great. Every option I selected was responsive and gave me the info. GREAT job

    I'll do some more indepth testing...
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  24. Excellent suggestion!

    Posted by Jowl, 19-06-19
    Excellent suggestion!
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  25. Looking forward to this. Good luck all!

    Posted by Jowl, 19-06-19
    Looking forward to this. Good luck all!
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