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    Our money will be available to all South African businesses - Johann Rupert

    The site seems to down/or very slow. Also not secure and one has to enter quite sensitive information.
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    Cool Ideas Fibre ISP – Feedback Thread 2 worked for me on my DNS config for my NIC on windows. tracert -d (on windows) worked perfectly. I was thinking there are issues with my network.
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    Who is sharing my details

    It’s crazy what goes on behind the scenes in data dealing. And there’s limited recourse.
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    Who is sharing my details

    Good one!
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    Who is sharing my details

    I’m trying to rack my brain to see if I opted in / not opted out somewhere during the application process.
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    Who is sharing my details

    I received a call this afternoon from an agent for supersonic Fibre. I didn’t hear the company’s name properly and I initially thought it was someone from Cool Ideas or vumatel. I ordered one of Cool Ideas’ products two days ago. The agent was asking questions such as: has your line been...
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    Afrihost helpdesk

    Hi Anyone else experiencing this issue: Phone the helpdesk on 011-6127200 and then all agents are busy. I then go into a queue. Number 6 at that point. Drop to number 3 and then back up to number 9. I'm not sure if the queuing system is working problem. Any ideas?
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    Telkom ADSL issues - what can I do

    I've been having ongoing issues with my line (over 2 months), the ADSL disconnects intermittently. I logged numerous calls with Telkom. Every time the call is closed with the answer that the line runs clean from their side. I asked them to send a technician to my house. Eventually one arrived on...
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    Stolen iPhone - trying to hack apple ID password

    Cool. Will do on both counts.
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    Stolen iPhone - trying to hack apple ID password

    And the saga continues ... I've been receiving these SMSs pretty much on a daily basis. However, today I received one from +1 818 659-9178 (resolved to Pasadena, USA - using truecaller) Contents of the SMS: Find My iPhone Alert ! Lost iPhone has been Found Click on...
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    Stolen iPhone - trying to hack apple ID password

    That will be all that they can use if for (as spares). Still getting SMSs from the 087240xxxx range requesting me to login. I wonder if it's automated.
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    Stolen iPhone - trying to hack apple ID password

    Unfortunately shows offline. :(
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    Stolen iPhone - trying to hack apple ID password

    That's correct. I suppose the sentiment is that these are probably con artists of the more sophisticated kind.
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    Stolen iPhone - trying to hack apple ID password

    My wife's iPhone 6 was stolen about a month ago. I activated the Lost phone option on iCloud with my contact details. Last night (19/10) I received SMSs informing me that the phone has been located, from the following numbers: 0872405695 0872405217 0872405948 0872405478 asking me to login...
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    Price points for second hand older consoles - XBOX 360, Wii, Sony PS3

    I recently sold an XBOX 360 Arcade with 256 MB Memory module and 2 wireless controllers for R1300. I had a ton of people contacting me and the unit was sold quite quickly. I'm interested to ascertain what MyBB users have found when selling their old consoles through classifieds and what Joe...
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    Roaming abroad and phone battery life

    Hi Not sure if that has been covered before but a colleague of mine has recently been abroad to France and Spain. He says that his battery life was less than half that in South Africa, even though he used his phone less. His phone was also getting excessively hot. He uses an iPhone 4. He was...
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    Cellphone for 8-year old

    So here goes: My daughter's birthday is coming up soon and she has expressed a wish for a cellphone. I know that there are a lot of social/parental considerations including whether a child of this age is responsible enough to "own" a device like this, but I thought it would be an interesting...
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    Altech Technology Concepts Business ADSL

    Hi Was wondering whether anyone has signed up for the ATC Business Platinum ADSL Uncapped offering at R1900 Ex VAT? I'm exploring this option for our company and would like to hear from other mybroadband users out there about their experiences. Thanks in advance MigraineBoy