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    Academic Salaries.

    It's a bit more when when you add overtime, research grants and external projects(Cisco Academy, Huawei Academy, MS Academy, Telkom Center of Excellence and community development projects) It largely depends on your experience and and skill set. External projects bring in more than double my...
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    Academic Salaries.

    A lecturer gets around R100k a month before tax and other deductions. You can negotiate with HR when you are given an offer.
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    Are you happy with your medical aid?

    We are on the Discovery Comprehensive Classic, haven't had to co-pay for anything yet. When we were with Bonitas, it seemed like we had to co-pay for everything and some meds were not covered. It's a bit more expensive with Discovery but works out cheaper since there's no co-pay.
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    All I want is a chair somewhere...

    @crawler I am not sure, it could be around the R6500.
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    All I want is a chair somewhere...

    I have had this one for a year or so. I used it for gaming mostly, and my back loves me. I been sitting in it for around 8 hours a day, more some days. No issues for the last few months(we started working from home at the end of Feb) https://www.cecilnurse.co.za/product/enjoy-task/
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    Telkom East London down

    I thought it was just me. Hope it's sorted soon.
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    [Personal Experiences] Hisense TV's

    Does anyone know how to disable the auto dimming? I have the 43" uhd smart tv(HE43A6100UWTS).
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    [Personal Experiences] Hisense TV's

    Hi @Hisense SA I recently purchased a 43" Hisense TV with the following details: Model number: HE43A6100UWTS Software version: VA001.01.00a.I0730 Extended version: I0730 I have to reset the showmax and netflix app every other day. Could you link me to the firmware update? I tried the firmware...
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    Home Automation - Smartkit

    Thanks Dolby. The package arrived this afternoon. I'll be getting more stuff in the new year :) Thanks for keeping me informed on the order.
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    Ipad3

    I got a wifi+3G iPad 2...I have never needed to use the 3G, have wifi at home and at work. Depends on your situation.
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    Petition to STOP the Kings and Saru from ruining Super rugby

    Lol, no point in even trying to argue.
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    Petition to STOP the Kings and Saru from ruining Super rugby

    Really? Look more closely at the players at the top and which school they are from. You will be surprised by how many come from the Border region.
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    So my iPad2 is Jail broken App searching

    Installous is awesome, I get to "try" an app before purchasing it. I have spent about $50 on cr@p apps so this way, I get to test then purchase.
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    Best iPad cover?

    I got a speck folio, paid about R399 at a cellphone shop. Makes my iPad look like a folder which I think is awesome. I don't like the clasp mechanism, I feel it will break sooner than later. Apart from that I am pretty happy with it.
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