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    Robotic vaccum cleaner

    i am interested in this as well. My use case is, i have a 1 bedroom small apartment which will be vacant most of the time, until fly visits which is probably once a month. So i want the apartment to be cleaned everyday, so that whenever we visit the rooms are relatively clean. Also the Robo...
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    Advice for buying a tablet- Surface Go or iPad Mini/Air

    I have been using the Latest Samsung Tab 6 for last few months and I find it very very useable to it being very close to a laptop replacement if one does frequent emailing, word processing and catching up with movies /reading at other times. Its quite smooth with no lag. I have always used Ipads...
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    Full Home Automation - For Peanuts

    I am using 6 Lifx bulbs since almost a month, not faced any kind of disconnection so far. Iam using it with Smartthings and google home.
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    Full Home Automation - For Peanuts

    http://www.wifiautomation.in/wifi-automation.html Just spoke to the guy over there, he has Zwave and zigbee compatible motors, but he said, we need to configure it to make it work with an existing system. I am not sure how does that work. Maybe u could understand better from him.I had a chat...
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    Full Home Automation - For Peanuts

    Will Check. Does anybody have any details of Motorised Curtain provider available in India/Mumbai.
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    Full Home Automation - For Peanuts

    Never knew they were Alexa compatible! I had spoken to them for the same and asked if they will be compatible with Echo or Google Home ect. they could not answer that at that time. If they can be voice operated, nothing like it.
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    Full Home Automation - For Peanuts

    I had ordered 5 , paid 20$ shipping + 3K customs. I could not find them in Amazon global, do u have link. Thanks.
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    Full Home Automation - For Peanuts

    Received my lifx lights, had to pay 3100 as customs! Have got a small working setup at home now, works good with google home, smartthings, couple of ihome smart plugs , and lifx as of now. Looking to add few more motion sensors.
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    Full Home Automation - For Peanuts

    I am also thinking of getting the Lifx. We can order it online from their site, they are charging flat 20$ for the shipping. This works out to be cheaper I guess. They are offering discounted rates for a limited time on their site. I was just wondering if we would be charged customs here for the...
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    42 inch HDTV suggestion

    Great choice! Even I have the same model, brought 15 days back for 53k from navi mumbai. The tv is really awesome!
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    MTNL Mumbai quietly shifts DSL unlimit 450 plan to 512kbps all time

    Checked today, the speed was automatically upgraded to 1mbps after 6 PM, did not have to restart!
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    Android I bought the new... Sony Xperia Z1

    Congrats! Iam seriously considering this phone to replace my note2. I want a phone with a better camera.
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    The Android tablet thread

    I use Moon+ for ebooks and EZpdf reader for pdf magz and stuff. Both apps are great.
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    Rate the Last Movie You Saw...

    Dark Knight rises – 4/10
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    Get free samples

    Got the fusion razor, olay and the Ariel free sample yesterday! Had ordered in the month of April.