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    American Iphone 3GS

    The latest firmware is quite slow on the 3GS. Maybe not such a great idea to use it. Battery life is also limited, esp if it's old.
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    ‘Foreigners: Earn £31k or leave UK!’

    http://www.thesouthafrican.com/news/foreigners-earn-31k-or-leave-uk.htm Excellent idea. Then the locals won't have to compete with so much cheap labour from India, Africa and Poland.
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    Anonymous Listens in to FBI Conference Call

    http://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/news/2012/02/pokes.ars Fascinating to listen to the whole conversation. It appears that the Scotland Yard officer hasn't a clue even what Steam is, yet is investigating IT crimes and hacking!
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    Public Protector's Son Crashes State Car

    http://www.eyewitnessnews.co.za/Story.aspx?Id=81908 What was she thinking?
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    ASA Rules in Favour of Frankie's

    http://www.moneyweb.co.za/mw/view/mw/en/page292520?oid=560966&sn=2009+Detail&pid=287226 Nice victory for the small guy.
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    Iphone 3GS stuck in loop

    I have the same issue. I suspect end of battery life or a faulty connection.
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    Iphone 3GS stuck in loop

    Try taking out the SIM card and see what happens.
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    Occupy Rondebosch Common Protesters on the March Tomorrow.

    http://www.capeflatsnews.co.za/tag/common-eviction-land-dogs-community/ http://www.baydu.co.za/?p=5545 This has been tried before and I recall the locals turned up with shotguns.:o
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    British Spy Rock Was Genuine.

    http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2012/jan/19/fake-rock-plot-spy-russians The old story from 2006 is here. http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2006/01/23/AR2006012300738.html I bet the guys who said this was a made-up story are feeling foolish.
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    Cape Town most dangerous city in the world outside the Americas!

    http://lifeissavage.com/2012/01/16/latest-study-ranks-cape-town-as-the-most-dangerous-city-in-the-world-outside-the-americas/
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    Owner of Vicious Dog at Clifton is a 'Dog Whisperer'

    http://www.news24.com/SouthAfrica/News/Complaint-against-CT-dog-whisperer-20120114?utm_source=twitterfeed&utm_medium=twitter I just looked at his Facebook page and the website. He looks like he made the whole 'expert' thing up.
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    Bird flu empties South Africa's ostrich farms

    http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-16275280 I wasn't aware of the scale of this problem. It bothers me that I've just been eating this meat in various forms (& enjoyed most of it), yet the industry is in the midst of an Avian Flu health scare. How is it that the prices for Ostrich meat...
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    Bus Lane Cameras in CT Turned Off!

    http://www.iol.co.za/motoring/industry-news/cape-town-s-bmt-cameras-are-duds-1.1212480?utm_medium=twitter&utm_source=twitterfeed What a monumental waste of public money. I presume now the taxi drivers will protest.
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    Matric Results Should be Private - or should they?

    http://www.iol.co.za/news/south-africa/kwazulu-natal/protest-over-matric-privacy-issue-1.1208072?utm_medium=twitter&utm_source=twitterfeed
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    Need help please: iPod & iTunes

    It doesn't do it well. I'm always losing tracks. Usually instead of the whole album, I get the first song only.
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