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    Big increase in spam calls in South Africa

    Yes I endorse this Google phone.LLC really does the job well NOT needing Truecaller "Sugar Hotel Ice Tea". This Google Phone.LLC together with Message.LL blocks SMS as well and running on Android 10 will also block those "Private" callers if you require it.
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    Big increase in spam calls in South Africa

    Yes I endorse this Google phone.LLC really does the job well NOT needing Truecaller "Sugar Hotel Ice Tea" This Google Phone.LLC together with Message.LLC blocks SMS as well and running on Android 10 will also block those "Private" callers if you require it.
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    Vodacom fraud not being resolved

    Resolving consumer issues in a "Pragmatic" manner "adjective-Dealing with things sensibly and realistically in a way that is based on practical rather than theoretical considerations." Works for most people
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    Vodacom fraud not being resolved

    @ArG0D - Fraud is an Criminal Offence as defined in the Criminal Procedure Act 51 of 1977 as amended. So please register and charge Vodacom with Fraud at your nearest SAPS obtaining a CAS number then send these details to ceo@vodacom.co.za. This will give you a reasonable success and out come...
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    Why SMS will survive in South Africa

    SMS will survive for a long, long time for many good reasons, namely The phone leaves the shop ready to Tx and Rx SMS across all network works without needing an special App like eg. WhatsApp, MMS etc. Does NOT require data, only an GSM connection. Does not pay to Rx SMS only Tx at a minimal...
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    Cell network issues in my Area

    Hello,I suggest you compose an email explaining the coverage problem in the area to customercare@vodacom.co.za making sure you receive a Service Reference. Allow for 7 Business days for a response, if none then resend where the subject line contains that Service Reference to ceo@vodacom.co.za...
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    Investigation reveals fraudulent subscriptions to Vodacom WASPs

    The latest attempt to Content Billing by SMS - Now BLOCKED and marked as SPAM by built - in Android One Message app by number or Name.
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    WASP fraud - Over R1,000 stolen from a Vodacom subscriber in a single month

    This is the reason VC will not change their system look here https://mybroadband.co.za/news/?s=playinc It is part of their revenue stream - It will upset the shareholders.
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    WASP fraud - Over R1,000 stolen from a Vodacom subscriber in a single month

    The wisest and valued advice - Thank you :thumbsup:
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    WASP fraud - Over R1,000 stolen from a Vodacom subscriber in a single month

    Yes, the main culprit is their "My Vodacom SA" app which WILL link you to "Add to Bill". Look at the App Permissions - Be careful by NOT DOWNLOADING, rather use USSD *135#
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    Vodacom Content Services?

    The important point to remember related to "Third Party network billing = Content Service" will never end until networks change their revenue streams NOT to entertain this by default. Only allowing customers by unambiguous "opt in" systems, only then this type forum postings will end. Lets hope...
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    You can now run your Android phone's apps on your PC through the Your Phone Windows 10 app

    Android One devices (Clean Android without Bloatware)
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    Vodacom Content Services?

    Prompted by these two news items (a) https://mybroadband.co.za/news/cellular/362270-fraud-and-airtime-theft-on-vodacoms-network.html (b) https://mybroadband.co.za/news/cellular/361389-vodacom-prepaid-customers-hit-by-airtime-theft.html I decided to request Vodacom to supply answers to the...
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    Vodamail

    Okay but read the users reviews. Free comes with some issues and sacrifices :laugh:
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    Vodacom prepaid customers hit by airtime theft

    @Geoff.D - I believe that their Vodacom App is one of the culprits if I look at the App Permissions on for this app. I have removed it for USSD instead - no more VC spam junk.
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