Recent content by JHKotzee

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    How Takealot crushed Makro

    My experience is that Takealot have a wider selection of products and model choice than Makro and in general prices on Takealot is lower. I had bad experiences on Takealot as far as delivery is concerned and moved over to Loot which was not much better, however both Takealot and Loot could put...
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    How would you rate President Cyril Ramaphosa’s handling of the COVID-19 crisis so far?

    He is a puppet on strings and all his advisors have their own agenda.
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    What should be done to fix Eskom?

    There are many things that can be done, but here are a few key thoughts. 1 Allow for competition through the private sector. 2 Get people and municipalities to pay for services and supply. 3 Employ competent people in key positions, even if it is foreigners and put levels of controls in place...
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    New Eskom pricing could crush solar in South Africa

    How would this impact RDP housing, the poor, pensioners etc. Eskom subsidised all the solar geysers at one stage and if their plans come to fruition it would have been a waste of time and money....
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    What is the best mobile phone you have ever owned?

    Nokia N8 - Great camera and small enough to sit in your hand and pocket. Currently the Huawei P10. Excellent camera but hate the emui operating system
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    Which online shops do you use the most?

    Amazon Ebay Takealot
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    What is your favourite vacation spot in South Africa?

    Charters Creek and Fanies Island, Mtubatuba, KwaZulu-Natal. Both situated on the estuary it is ideal for fishing and central to hiking, game reserves etc. Cathedral Peak, Drakensberg. Great hiking opportunities and beautiful scenery.
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    Do you think South Africa’s new demerit system will work?

    I do not think so, since the expertise , manpower and willingness to implement a system of this magnitude properly and keep this system running is lacking in this country where nothing works properly.
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    Do you use the Post Office?

    I used SAPO until recently but I have found Aramex Global Shopper international package delivery. Aramex you have to watch like a hawk since I have found that the weight on at least one package was incorrect that made a difference of R700 on the shipping fees. Its been a month that I'm trying to...
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    Test your broadband speed, rate your ISP, win great prizes worth R5,000

    ISP: Cell C Ping: 34ms Download: 1.89Mbps Upload: 6.84Mbps
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    Test your broadband speed, rate your ISP, win great prizes worth R5,000

    ISP: CellC Ping: 73ms Download: 1.81Mbps Upload: 2.02Mbps