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Yesterday, 13:10
Forum: General
Replies: 4
Views: 132
Posted By Sandtonman
Yip, just got back from England and noticed that...

Yip, just got back from England and noticed that there were Nigerian adverts on the CNN feed on Freesat Uk.

I did not pay much attention but believe they were telecoms and banking company...
2018-02-12, 15:45
Forum: General
Replies: 16
Views: 431
Posted By Sandtonman
Or bring back EuroNews -- still sadly missed! ...

Or bring back EuroNews -- still sadly missed!
Cheers, K.
2018-02-05, 12:50
Forum: Sport
Replies: 108
Views: 13,278
Posted By Sandtonman
Greetings from a slightly snowy Kent! Back to SA...

Greetings from a slightly snowy Kent! Back to SA for some sunshine on Valentine's day :)

I was delighted with Arsenal's performance on Saturday, on all fronts except some gaps in defence. Too...
2018-01-17, 12:10
Forum: Discussions
Replies: 22
Views: 2,441
Posted By Sandtonman
Hi Ryan, You are spot on, there is an...

Hi Ryan,

You are spot on, there is an ever-increasing amount of 4K streamed content becoming available in the UK. Much of it in HDR-10 or Dolby Vision. Some of this is legally available in SA...
2018-01-07, 13:55
Forum: Sport
Replies: 108
Views: 13,278
Posted By Sandtonman
Hi BB ( 13:54 SA Time Sunday) just sent a longish...

Hi BB ( 13:54 SA Time Sunday) just sent a longish response with a link to an article in the Telegraph.

But it appears I'm under moderation; unsure why. The response should appear eventually....
2017-12-26, 14:12
Forum: Sport
Replies: 108
Views: 13,278
Posted By Sandtonman
Hi BB, yes; off this evening.Thanks for your kind...

Hi BB, yes; off this evening.Thanks for your kind wishes :)
Just the one Arsenal Game, when we welcome Chelsea to the Emirates, next Wednesday.

Happy Year to all the SuperBru Forumites.
...
2017-12-26, 09:12
Forum: Sport
Replies: 108
Views: 13,278
Posted By Sandtonman
SuperBru Picks needed!

Hi There Team!

Beetle, Conrad, Faesco, Flynn, Nicholas, Toto -- You all need to please make your picks for today's matches! Good Luck!

Cheers, K.
2017-12-25, 10:42
Forum: General
Replies: 6
Views: 453
Posted By Sandtonman
Hi Ken, good to hear from you; enjoy your family...

Hi Ken, good to hear from you; enjoy your family in the States!
We are off to the UK tomorrow until mid-Feb. Will be looking at S-UHD TVs there too.

Meanwhile Netflix in 4K (and Dolby Vision)...
2017-12-23, 13:19
Forum: Discussions
Replies: 293
Views: 29,521
Posted By Sandtonman
Hi Optimist, Yes It looked horrendous to the...

Hi Optimist,
Yes It looked horrendous to the immediate South of us, at time of posting. I recognised the hail in the clouds from previous bad experiences.

We had a few rumbles of thunder and...
2017-12-22, 19:08
Forum: Discussions
Replies: 293
Views: 29,521
Posted By Sandtonman
There is a HUGE storm gathering towards the South...

There is a HUGE storm gathering towards the South of Jo'burg!
Rough-edged black clouds look like they may contain hail :(
Unsure yet as to direction of travel.
EDIT 20:15 Looks like it has passed...
2017-12-13, 10:54
Forum: General
Replies: 12
Views: 623
Posted By Sandtonman
It's no longer that "special", as it is a year...

It's no longer that "special", as it is a year old! Thanks for nothing BBC
Cheers, K.
2017-12-12, 16:46
Forum: Discussions
Replies: 293
Views: 29,521
Posted By Sandtonman
Big storm gathering to the South West. Lots of...

Big storm gathering to the South West.
Lots of rain and lightning.
[edit 16:59] quite a bit of light hail over Sandton and very low visibility to the west towards Randburg. Very windy!
[Edit...
2017-12-12, 16:28
Forum: Discussions
Replies: 22
Views: 2,441
Posted By Sandtonman
VESA open HDR standard for the PC industry

Here is a relevant article which may be of interest to the technically minded.

https://goo.gl/oLVNig

Cheers, K.
2017-12-12, 09:48
Forum: Discussions
Replies: 22
Views: 2,441
Posted By Sandtonman
Difference between 4K and SD is a Gulf

OK, so now I've been streaming much of the new content for some weeks, on the other streaming service, all in 4K and some in Dolby Vision too.

Star Trek Discovery, Stranger Things, Ozark. And just...
2017-12-03, 22:37
Forum: Discussions
Replies: 293
Views: 29,521
Posted By Sandtonman
Never really hit Sandton. Just passed off to the...

Never really hit Sandton. Just passed off to the West of us heading North. We just got some wind and a bit of rain.

Cheers, sandtonweatherman
2017-12-03, 20:41
Forum: Discussions
Replies: 293
Views: 29,521
Posted By Sandtonman
Massive electric storm moving slowly North East...

Massive electric storm moving slowly North East from South West of Jo'burg.
Approaching Randburg Sandton

Cheers, sandtonweatherman
2017-12-01, 16:28
Forum: Discussions
Replies: 293
Views: 29,521
Posted By Sandtonman
Brief, Big Rain here in Sandton and a bit of...

Brief, Big Rain here in Sandton and a bit of rumbling.
Gathering to the South.

[edit] Heavy rain with small hail at 17:28

(better not get signal loss for the world cup draw currently taking...
2017-12-01, 12:51
Forum: PVR Decoders
Replies: 25
Views: 2,267
Posted By Sandtonman
Why a conspiracy?.

Hi Geoff, Greetings from Sandton!

The technical description you provided in the long post seems (as always) extremely well researched and highly detailed. You've verified the technical conclusions...
2017-11-29, 17:33
Forum: Discussions
Replies: 293
Views: 29,521
Posted By Sandtonman
And much the same tonight. Cheers,...

And much the same tonight.
Cheers, Sandtonweatherman
2017-11-29, 16:28
Forum: PVR Decoders
Replies: 5
Views: 473
Posted By Sandtonman
If my memory serves me well, It means there is a...

If my memory serves me well, It means there is a Firmware integrity issue, Geoff.
If it is an SD PVR, the device is, unfortunately, FUBAR :(
Silicon heaven beckons!
Cheers, K.
2017-11-28, 18:51
Forum: Discussions
Replies: 293
Views: 29,521
Posted By Sandtonman
Rerun of last night. Cheers Sandtonweatherman ...

Rerun of last night.
Cheers Sandtonweatherman

Sent from my SM-G935F using Tapatalk
2017-11-28, 16:23
Forum: Sport
Replies: 108
Views: 13,278
Posted By Sandtonman
Hi Forumites! Please remember there is mid-week...

Hi Forumites!
Please remember there is mid-week Premier League football tonight and tomorrow. Please make your Super Bru picks if you've not already done so.
Cheers K.

Sent from my SM-G935F...
2017-11-28, 15:09
Forum: PVR Decoders
Replies: 4
Views: 478
Posted By Sandtonman
Hi Andrew, Why would you not simply remove the SC...

Hi Andrew, Why would you not simply remove the SC and cut it up before disposing of the decoder?
In that case nobody could attempt to re register it or attempt any of the shenanigans that people...
2017-11-27, 17:02
Forum: Discussions
Replies: 293
Views: 29,521
Posted By Sandtonman
Big Storm

hi Forumites,
There is a massive storm building out towards the west beyond MC.
Really looks nasty! suspect hail in the clouds :(


UPDATE 17:20
Whole of the area to the West of Sandton closed...
2017-11-27, 12:11
Replies: 13
Views: 1,719
Posted By Sandtonman
OFF TOPIC - NO APOLOGIES :) Hi Terrence, yes...

OFF TOPIC - NO APOLOGIES :)

Hi Terrence, yes it is. We were extremely fortunate to be able to attend one of the infrequent open days back in 2015; take a look.....
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