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Forum: Foo
09-20-19, 08:34 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,479
Posted By mtb_addict

my boss few years ago got hacked. they...

my boss few years ago got hacked.

they opened accounts in his name...and they went on tousands of dollar spending spree.

the cc company was gracious enough to cancel most of charges so he was...
Forum: Foo
09-10-19, 11:51 AM
Replies: 8,188
Views: 772,587
Posted By mtb_addict

There should be a new rule: all post must include...

There should be a new rule: all post must include a gif.


https://cimg9.ibsrv.net/gimg/bikeforums.net-vbulletin/476x256/source_b530c845bb44492e6c85d585b8370eb4a5657a04.gif
Forum: Foo
09-07-19, 10:04 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,479
Posted By mtb_addict

yes...i guess i should do that for my utility...

yes...i guess i should do that for my utility bills and phone bills.

but wat about crefit card bill? is it wise to auto pay credit card bill out of bank acct?

it is a bit scary that people can...
Forum: Foo
09-06-19, 05:35 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,479
Posted By mtb_addict

i am type of person who dont like companies...

i am type of person who dont like companies saving my ctedit card numbers in their harddrives and use the numbers monthly on auto pay.

because if hackers violate their servers...than u r screwed....
Forum: Foo
09-04-19, 09:12 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,479
Posted By mtb_addict

P.s. I am using Opera Browser (with VPN) on my...

P.s. I am using Opera Browser (with VPN) on my Android phone...and I read VPN is secure.

Does using VPN browser on an unsafe network...make it safe?
Forum: Foo
09-04-19, 09:01 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,479
Posted By mtb_addict

Internationally Pay Bills Online Wifi--Safety

Hi,

Is it safe to pay bills online while you're on vacation overseas?

I mean, I have to log-in to electric company, for example, put in my credit-card number, to pay my monthly bill.

And...
08-22-19, 08:12 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 5,438
Posted By mtb_addict

Free Water Source Along Routes

What are some ideas to refill the water bottle for free?

For example, do you walk into a gas station and ask the clerk if you can refill your water bottle for free?
Forum: Foo
08-21-19, 09:43 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,875
Posted By mtb_addict

Yep, my parents when they were selling their...

Yep, my parents when they were selling their rental house. When they went to check the house, a/c was blasting and it was freezing cold.
Forum: Foo
08-21-19, 08:07 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,875
Posted By mtb_addict

Mine looks exactly like the one in the pic below....

Mine looks exactly like the one in the pic below.

Is it easy to upgrade to a programmable? I mean, for someone with only a little electrical experience. Our house is all electric (no gas).
...
Forum: Foo
08-21-19, 08:05 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,875
Posted By mtb_addict

Does it allow you to program a reset every 2...

Does it allow you to program a reset every 2 hours?
Forum: Foo
08-19-19, 08:23 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,875
Posted By mtb_addict

Air conditioner control --anti tampering

Hi

Going to have my house listed by the agent, for sale. I plan to do travel over seas, while buyers are looking at my house.
One thing that worries me, is some agent will come into my house and...
Forum: Foo
07-22-19, 03:48 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 52,021
Posted By mtb_addict

Come on man. Be a man and get it inspected. NH is...

Come on man. Be a man and get it inspected. NH is only a few hours away from NY. Take a road trip this weekend.

Imagine, if God forbid, you get into an accident while you driving a vehicle with an...
06-07-19, 09:51 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 9,466
Posted By mtb_addict

Ironically, prices are jacked up to "increase...

Ironically, prices are jacked up to "increase their appeal", according to marketing experts.
Wealthy customers wants "exclusive" products.
They don't want to ride $200 or $700 bikes...those are for...
05-18-19, 03:46 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,869
Posted By mtb_addict

my BD Dawes with noname Shimano 2x7 shifts...

my BD Dawes with noname Shimano 2x7 shifts buttery smooth so far.
05-18-19, 11:15 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,869
Posted By mtb_addict

The Rule of Three...thats why. ...

The Rule of Three...thats why.

https://www.ispot.tv/ad/Ihpw/gmc-rule-of-three-trucks-t2
05-16-19, 09:14 AM
Replies: 109
Views: 9,127
Posted By mtb_addict

How old are you?

How old are you?
Forum: Commuting
03-19-19, 09:39 AM
Replies: 115
Views: 5,079
Posted By mtb_addict

Police recommend pedestrian walk on the left side...

Police recommend pedestrian walk on the left side of the road so they can see cars and dive out of the way if a car jump the curb. So, side-walk cyclists should also heed that advice. But I admit...
03-06-19, 03:41 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 4,640
Posted By mtb_addict

Actually, now I thinkabout it. I saw this...

Actually, now I thinkabout it. I saw this documentary of this guy traveling from place to place homelessly in a huge backpack without any money. He had no trouble with food. He asked (beg) people for...
03-06-19, 02:26 PM
Replies: 125
Views: 4,640
Posted By mtb_addict

How are you going to cycle the world with "little...

How are you going to cycle the world with "little money"?
Forum: Road Cycling
03-03-19, 11:46 AM
Replies: 241
Views: 9,879
Posted By mtb_addict

if inevitable, i would rip out the disc and sell...

if inevitable, i would rip out the disc and sell it on CL. then buy n install caliper brakes!
Forum: Road Cycling
03-03-19, 10:57 AM
Replies: 241
Views: 9,879
Posted By mtb_addict

sounds like disc will cause more accidents. peep...

sounds like disc will cause more accidents. peep breaking veri hard. rider behind cant react fast enoght. collisiin!
01-18-19, 10:52 AM
Replies: 270
Views: 11,662
Posted By mtb_addict

I suspect if you hand a new $500 unassembled Trek...

I suspect if you hand a new $500 unassembled Trek to a Walmart assembler...the Trek is going to ride like crap too.
01-17-19, 03:23 PM
Replies: 270
Views: 11,662
Posted By mtb_addict

It's like taking a Honda Civic on black diamond...

It's like taking a Honda Civic on black diamond Jeep trails...and then complain the car is POS when the wheel falls off.
01-17-19, 03:17 PM
Replies: 270
Views: 11,662
Posted By mtb_addict

It was originally a derogatory term. But it is...

It was originally a derogatory term. But it is often used now affectionately.

And, I heard a nutritionist doctor on tv say: food like substance (for processed food like junk food)
01-17-19, 03:04 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 4,678
Posted By mtb_addict

I know a guy who clips his finger nails in his...

I know a guy who clips his finger nails in his cubicles.
01-16-19, 02:58 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 4,678
Posted By mtb_addict

I routinely walk 10 miles on the weekend for...

I routinely walk 10 miles on the weekend for exercise and stress relief.
It was difficult at first. Now I have no qualm about that. Once I walked 25 miles in one day.

In all these years, I have...
01-16-19, 02:31 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 4,678
Posted By mtb_addict

Do you have high cholestrol?

Do you have high cholestrol?
01-16-19, 12:43 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 4,678
Posted By mtb_addict

that is like a franken bike...it has suspension...

that is like a franken bike...it has suspension like a mountain bike...it has wheels with strange spoke pattern like a high end road bike...it has threadless stem like non-BSO bikes...and it has...
01-03-19, 03:52 PM
Replies: 150
Views: 6,493
Posted By mtb_addict

Give organic meat a try...I think it taste...

Give organic meat a try...I think it taste better...besides being healthier for you and better for the environment.

I used to be skeptical.

I buy a whole organic chicken and a traditional caged...
01-03-19, 10:15 AM
Replies: 150
Views: 6,493
Posted By mtb_addict

3 Simple RUles: Eat lots and lots of veggie...

3 Simple RUles:

Eat lots and lots of veggie (main source of calory). Eat small portion meat, as condiment. Eat lots of fish and nuts. Eggs are good for you.

Choose Organic.

Avoid processed...
12-15-18, 03:45 PM
Replies: 372
Views: 11,254
Posted By mtb_addict

these top cyclists who juiced up regularly during...

these top cyclists who juiced up regularly during their prime...what happen to their body as they age older?
12-05-18, 03:09 PM
Replies: 241
Views: 8,707
Posted By mtb_addict

I saw one guy comute on a self-converted...

I saw one guy comute on a self-converted e-bike...like 2 years ago. Haven't seen him since. And haven't seen any ebike on my commute or weekend road rides.

I only see e-bikes a few times on the...
11-08-18, 02:23 PM
Replies: 241
Views: 8,707
Posted By mtb_addict

My take is the future is all e-bike. In the...

My take is the future is all e-bike. In the future, almost all bikes will be e-powered. Pedal bikes will be as common as fixies are now.

E-bike with limited to low speed will be dominating....
11-04-18, 11:26 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 2,151
Posted By mtb_addict

aesthetic-> step-thru frame just looks wrong,...

aesthetic-> step-thru frame just looks wrong, whether man or woman riding. its like the builder forgot to weld the top tube.

practical-> step-thru is difficult to transport on a bike rack.
10-23-18, 12:30 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 1,650
Posted By mtb_addict

NO just sounds like an awful awful place to live....

NO just sounds like an awful awful place to live. Rampant shooting at bicyclists. I feel sorry for resident of NO. They must live in constant fear and worry. Sounds like there's no law and order.
Forum: Foo
10-23-18, 09:07 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 338
Posted By mtb_addict

This is a good thread. My PC recently died. It...

This is a good thread. My PC recently died. It won't boot at all. Dead as dead can be.

If open up the computer and pull the HD out...how do I recover the data (mostly songs)?
I don't plan to buy...
10-22-18, 01:43 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 2,826
Posted By mtb_addict

There was a LBS back when I was in college. It...

There was a LBS back when I was in college. It was a one man show. He was owner, mechanic, salesman, stocker, sweeper, etc. Best shop ever, eventhough it was a run down shack. You get to talk to...
10-04-18, 10:41 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,040
Posted By mtb_addict

First, I try to out run it. Put the bike in...

First, I try to out run it. Put the bike in higher gear and put the hammer down.

If it looks like I won't be able to outrun, then I need to determine the breed. Is it a pit bull? doberman? German...
09-17-18, 03:37 PM
Replies: 129
Views: 4,658
Posted By mtb_addict

How did officials compromise on the danger of...

How did officials compromise on the danger of sharp edges of the disc brake?

I read in mtrb that the rotor start out dull...but overtime, the edges of the rotor wear down and become sharp.

I...
08-10-18, 12:51 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,294
Posted By mtb_addict

Well, I think it might have to do with...

Well, I think it might have to do with demographics. I mean, more people are moving back into the urban center of cities...these people were living in the suburbs carefree...now they're more scared...
08-08-18, 10:54 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,294
Posted By mtb_addict

Doesn't surprise me...feels like there's less law...

Doesn't surprise me...feels like there's less law and order than used to be.

Seem like you hearing more and more crime and murder on the nightly news nowadays.
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