Recent content by ChilliPepper

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    Cool Ideas Fibre ISP – Feedback Thread 2

    I am paying for 50/5 access. I battling to get 10 down. Currently not getting 5. I logged an issue on Wednesday. Nobody has contacted me regarding that query as yet. I then called on Thursday and Friday. I submitted the Speedtests as requested. Thus far my issue is not fixed and all my...
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    Cool Ideas Fibre ISP – Feedback Thread 2

    I used to be a big advocate for Cool Ideas but I am now experiencing some of the service issues I have seen mentioned by a few. Is this a general trend and should I start shopping around?
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    Decent Coffee

    Cape Town - Village Roast in Noordhoek Joburg - 4th Ave in Parkhurst, Illovo etc. Third Space inFourways
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    Bad Driving thread

    He is in Stellies, he's special.
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    Portable Aircons

    As noted, type of windows will determine how easy you can accommodate the hot "exhaust gasses. Bought a LOGIK to deal with the heat in Stellenbosch. Found it quite noisy as all the workings are with you in the room instead of on the other side of the wall. (The LOGIK does not have a water outlet)
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    Any Afrikaaners raising their kids English?

    I don't have kids but have know a few Afrikaans couples that raise their kids English. The results are often hilarious as the parents' English is not always great. On of my favourite is ending ALL sentences with "see".
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    Airport employee suspended after being caught on camera throwing luggage

    Arrived at OR Tambo on 1 January and there were NO luggage trollies in International Arrivals. None. When asked staff lounging around pulled up their shoulders. When finally getting outside all the trollies were standing on the sidewalk. All individuals are Bidvest employees.
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    Discovery Vitality [2018]

    Their coding is faulty. The hierarchy by which they apply points does not put the steps at the top. I had audited my points phoned them and told them which days their code failed and they fixed it. It was a pain but it was more than a thousand points. They didn't show any interest in rectifying...
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    Vox Fibre Cancellation - Refusal to waive fee and notice period

    Have been with Cool Ideas since the start and got irate at drastically higher prices for a new signup. Was 90% on the way to do VOX. Now I'm all concerned.
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    Cool Ideas Fibre ISP - Feedback

    I have been using Cool Ideas for a few months now and have only had an excellent experience. I will happily recommend them to anybody!