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  1. Scooby_Doo

    Car suggestions

    Howdy, I have a budget of R250k, not a car guy. I have been on my motorbike for the better part of 10 years so back into the game. Single guy, Would like to put kayak on top Bicycles for those sunny days down by the beach Couple trips to Plett from CPT per year. Otherwise I am super...
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    Recommended Forex Broker

    Howdy, I want to move a large sum into USD for transfer into my Interactive Brokers account, what would be the best/easiest/cheapest method to get this done. The investment challenge rates RandSwiss. Thoughts?
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    Mobile Configuration Messages

    Silly question. Why do we get these? I have never actually "accepted" them and everything works fine. What exactly do they do?
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    Cool Ideas fibre price hikes & Cancellations

    Hey guys, Just a word of warning, I wanted to cancel my line with Cool Ideas based on the price increases. However their systems do not have an option to cancel online which I looked for on Friday 31st Jan. So I waiting until 0900 on Saturday 1st Feb to cancel, but by that time it is too late...
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    Ramaphosa gives green light for army to go into Cape's gang-infested areas

    The South African National Defence Force will join an operation to clamp down on Cape Town's gang infested areas on Friday, Police Minister Bheki Cele announced on Thursday evening.
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    Frogfoot Speed Changes

    So Frogfoot have decided to reduce the upload speed and introduce symmetrical products for more money. 20down/10up will now be 20down/2up I do not upload a lot but when I do want to backup some photos or whatever I want it to be as quick as possible as the network is crippled while the upload...
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    Bad Beer from a Big Batch

    What do you do when you get an "off" beer? Popped open a Castle Lite 660ml and it tasted awful, horrible. Opened another from the same pack, perfect. How would it be possible to prove that to SAB? I am 99% sure it is not worth the effort, the other 1% formed this post.
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    WebAfrica Service Levels - ISPs managing your ADSL Line

    In terms of ISPs managing your ADSL line, what exactly should we be expecting? WebAfrica does not seem to have any processes in place to manage tickets once they have log one with Telkom. I am not sure if I am just expecting too much from the ISP? It has been over 1.5 months now, and...
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    Telkom and Packet Loss - How to explain it to Telkom

    Hey All, I have around 2% packet loss on my line, which only really affects VOIP and gaming not throughput. I am struggling to get Telkom to understand that 2% packet loss is not normal, but according to them if I am synced and downloading at a certain speed then there is no issues on the...
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    Eventful 5min

    Got a call, a mate of mine just died, 27. Shocked, proceed to call my mom, she tells me I am going to be an uncle before I can give her the news. So... Yeah.
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    Great Lakes Christmas Ale

    Just got back from the US, this beer is like crack cocaine to me. Anyone know of something similar in SA, I know the Darling Brewery make a Christmas beer, but not sure what it tastes like... Yet.
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    Cape Town Airport - Motorcycle Parking

    Is there any special bike parking at the airport? I would like to leave it there over the weekend, Friday - Monday morning and not too keen on paying huge sums of money. I have seen them parked in P1 by the pick up area, but not sure what the situation is when you leave.
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    Moving home and Afrihost

    Hi all, Just want to share this situation which is exactly the situation I wanted to avoid. I called Afrihost call center on the 15th August to find out what needs to happen from their side so I can have my service transferred over to the new property. Long story short they guy mentioned...
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    Help with Tech Wearables - Research

    Hi all, I am helping out a mate of mine, he would have posted this himself but he thinks the post will be more legitimate if a regular post it. Please help him out if you have 5 min to spare, see below for a summary of his research. Thanks!
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    Netflix Error

    Hi Guys, I am having an issue with Netflix, I keep getting a squid error. This is only after logging in using any browser, if i use the Windows 8 app, it seems to work fine. I can only assume this is a Unotelly issue, thoughts? PS i do not use any proxy server or anything like that. ERROR...
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    DSTV Virus

    I knew DSTV was like a virus but come on... Got that on news24
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    Motor Bike Insurance

    Is it just me or is bike insurance really expensive? What are you guys paying? I got some quotes and for a Triumph Tiger 800 they want R3500+ pm, that, is, insane. :erm:
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    Discovery Coastal Core & Specialists

    Hi all, I know the Coastal Core is a hospital plan, but if I was to be refereed to a Specialist by a GP would Discovery cover the Specialist? Or would I need to be hospitalised first and then after would Discover cover Specialists?
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    Marantz NR1402 + Jamo S416HCS convince me to say no.

    Hey all, So Dionwired have their special of the Marantz NR1402 and the Jamo speakers for R8k, and I am looking for a reason to not get them... So if anyone has any reason why I should skip them or a better system for the money, please convince me :D...
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    IPv6 to Finally Go Mainstream in June 2012

    Most major web companies have all agreed to permanently enable the new protocol on their products and services by June 2012.,news-13919.html