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  1. Rant on cell phone voicemail

    Chat Box SWAMP
    Is anyone else tired of voicemail these days? First you start with the greeting (which is even worse if the computer reads off the number one slowwww.... digit at a time) then instructions on how to leave a voice message, options for paging the person and how to access options after leaving...
  2. A Rant: Distracted Drivers

    Chat Box SWAMP
    I just was released from the hospital. I’ve been in a medium-serious auto collision yesterday afternoon. Was stopped in traffic at a red light. A lady in a big SUV hit me from behind at high speed; she didn’t even brake to avoid hitting me—I must have been invisible to her in the fog, or she...
  3. Self healing of HDCP on a HDMI cable rant

    Remotes | Cables | Accessories | Tweaks
    Fun read from a television engineer about Honeywell's new self-healing HDMI cable: http://www.tvtechnology.com/pages/s.0081/t.9109.html
  4. Speaker rant

    DIY Subwoofers - General Discussion
    Why do drivers cost so **** much? Look at this: 18" driver Now, my friends who do this type of stuff say that a speaker is very difficult to build. There are books on enclosures; horns, sono tubes, IB, etc. Furthermore, if you're going to have 2-3-4 way systems, you have to design a...