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  Reply # 1903177 17-Nov-2017 11:41
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Unhelpful search results. I'm trying to find a Hangouts client for my phone. Searching for "hangouts" returns the app "WeChat", which doesn't appear to accept a Hangouts account. It also returns "Viber", which doesn't list Hangouts in the description (I haven't tested it; I downloaded it, but the very first thing it did was demand my phone number so I deleted it).


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  Reply # 1903181 17-Nov-2017 11:50
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I'm on iOS. I'm sick and tired of the countless bugs in the official client; they don't seem to do any testing with Bluetooth keyboards so I find myself having to report Bluetooth bugs every few versions. There's also currently a frustrating bug where you can set your preferred browser in Hangouts' own settings, but it doesn't actually respect this setting and just uses its own internal browser every time (which doesn't seem to support cookies and therefore doesn't work with several sites).

 

In short, yes, it's something that really annoys me! :)

 

Edit: And my phone just went "pling!" in a quiet office because Hangouts has decided to turn its sounds back on by itself.


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  Reply # 1903193 17-Nov-2017 12:28
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@Skinnystaff Skinny mobile app often saying 'authorisation has expired' even though it hasn't.

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  Reply # 1903194 17-Nov-2017 12:33
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Google searches getting ruined by findata and pinterest!! 

 

These websites are evil, my search for a projector in NZ yields a full page of pinterest and findata links of which none  are useful at all!!!  And for some weird reason, they don't even include my search term so why does google link to them????

 

I wonder if there is some way to exclude sites from google search by default! 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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  Reply # 1903198 17-Nov-2017 12:48
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surfisup1000: These websites are evil

 

No kidding. Pinterest doesn't even let you see anything useful without logging in, and they regularly nuke any accounts from Bugmenot. Why do people even post things on that site in the first place?!


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  Reply # 1903896 19-Nov-2017 02:29
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Argh! When people are standing in the street and talking at full volume at 2:30 am.

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  Reply # 1903971 19-Nov-2017 11:32
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Behodar:

 

surfisup1000: These websites are evil

 

No kidding. Pinterest doesn't even let you see anything useful without logging in, and they regularly nuke any accounts from Bugmenot. Why do people even post things on that site in the first place?!

 

 

Because they are sheep following other sheep.


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  Reply # 1904028 19-Nov-2017 14:17
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vexxxboy:

Geektastic:


The fact that I cannot seem to find a working ad blocker for Chrome on my mobile phone.



 


have you tried Adguard mobile , free trial.



Only works on the Samsung Internet browser.





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  Reply # 1904069 19-Nov-2017 16:03
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cadman: Because they are sheep following other sheep.

 

 

 

In order to be able to be an irreproachable member of the herd, one must, above all, be a sheep. (A. Einstein) wink





Nope, English isn't my mother tongue. But that's why I'm here. smile


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  Reply # 1904172 19-Nov-2017 18:26
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The new FULL SCREEN uncloseable apps in some (free) iOS apps recently... extremely irritating and have no relevance to the actual app or my personal interests, so absolutely useless anyway!

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  Reply # 1904188 19-Nov-2017 19:39
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Looking forward to Takeaways for tea......what a disappointment!

 

Carl's Jr (Bush Inn, Christchurch)... missed part of the order (The plain fries).

 

The CrissCut fries worked out @ $1 each!

 

The burgers were barely warm. (Microwave helped) (Do they still actually put sauce in them - or is that just for the photos?)

 

Overall rating is barely 5/10!

 

I won't be in a hurry to have Carl's Jr again!

 

(The "better half" picked it up on the way home - and yes the receipt shows the missing item) 

 

...and yes I did fill out their form on their website.


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  Reply # 1904483 20-Nov-2017 12:14
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People still doing fireworks at midnight last night. Are people really not over it yet?

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  Reply # 1904558 20-Nov-2017 13:13
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I won't be in a hurry to have Carl's Jr again!

 

 

They were epic when they opened and I was a 'regular' but they have been going downhill ever since. I haven't been to one in over a year since they're no longer even on my potential fast food radar.


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  Reply # 1904600 20-Nov-2017 13:19
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Yup - they certainly are going downhill! Shame, as they had burgers that I liked, and are actually the closest to my home. 

 

Probably won't even hear back from them either.


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