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    Have2Have a no show... What a Rip off. Help...

    So I ordered a computer component through Have2Have, an online store that ships products from overseas to SA. I wanted this product as I could not have gotten this product in SA. They recently sent out emails, to all customers with all outstanding deliveries etc. explaining that they are...
  2. Kevin Lancaster

    How criminals cost networks millions

    Damage vs reward: how crime costs networks millions Criminals are causing millions of rands worth of damage to telecoms networks, and leave you without service, often for only little reward
  3. Kevin Lancaster

    Krejcir laptops stolen from police

    Krejcir laptops stolen from Pretoria Interpol Five laptops possibly containing sensitive information, including data on investigations into Radovan Krejcir, have been stolen from Interpol’s Pretoria offices
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    Grand Theft Auto V (GTA 5) for PS3 & XBOX360 [S]

    Item name: Grand Theft Auto V (GTA 5) for PS3 & XBOX360 Age and condition: Brand new. Never Opened. Do you include packaging: Factory Sealed Retail Packaging Warranty: I'll provide warranty against Out of box failure Reason for selling: Unwanted gifts...
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    MTN- Keep away if you want service!

    MTN have got to be the worst bunch I have ever dealt with! I'm about to take them to ICASA over recurring subscriptions MONTHS after the cancellation of my contract... Read this, I posted it on hellopeter... >>My Complaint: I had an MTN data contract. I cancelled it at their canal walk...
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    Mooikloof Ridge Estate Copper Theft

    I stayed at Mooikloof Ridge Estate about 2 years ago. The copper kept on getting stolen every few weeks until Telkom refused to replace it again. They said the next replacement would be with fibre but that it would take "a few months"... Does anyone know if this has been done? If not, does the...
  7. Rouxenator

    Credit/Debit card scam by courier service - real or hoax?

    So is this for real?
  8. Zenbaas

    Photography Online Scammers

    So while looking for some good special on lenses I came across these guys --> which led to this Then when looking further I saw they like using the words "Nikon deluxe accessory kit" in a lot of their ads which I've never really seen used too often...
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    Rental Problems Advice

    Good day! I hope this is the right area to post such a thread. I need some advice on a situation that we are going through. We moved into a new place in a "secure" complex beginning of last month. It looked very secure and neat. The first night staying there we had a guy trying to climb...
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    Ikonic IT / Ikonix - avoid this company!

    I need to vent - I'm just really disappointed after spending several years and many thousands of rands supporting a small online computer retailer - and I've basically ended up getting shafted. Here's my sad story: I ordered a 3TB "WD Mybook Essential" external harddrive on 2 April 2013...
  11. B

    Do you buy stolen stuff?

    Was sitting in the car park on my phone a moment ago investigating this Telkom Wifi thing. Some guy walks past my car window offering me a GPS, a few CDs and other miscellaneous items which are obviously stolen. I'm pretty sure you could get the lot for R100 or R200 bucks, but I don't think I...
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    Being a responsible neighbour

    A situation has presented itself with a question and I would like to invite others to comment. Act as if you are a cop, or a lawyer, a prosecutor or a judge. The rules of this court room is orderliness and decency, so please be germane and not in contempt (of the feelings of others readers.)...
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    ‘I’ll set my lions on the cops’

    When will the widespread corruption end in South Africa? Is that municipality run by the ANC? How could the municipal worker load so much fuel without anyone questioning? For how long time did the theft go on? Hmmm...
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    S&H Electronic Services T/A - CAUTION

    I've been on the look out for a second monitor and wanted to get the same monitor as my current, an LG IPS236 to run as dual. After a few calls to Dion Wired (where I originally bought my monitor) I was informed that the monitor is now EOL. Disappointed to say the least, so I searched the web...
  15. LazyLion

    Man held for alleged airtime theft

    A Latvian national has been arrested for allegedly defrauding cellphone service provider MTN of R50 million worth of airtime, the Hawks said on Wednesday. "He was arrested on the West Rand after an extensive investigation with MTN," spokesman Captain Paul Ramaloko said. The 34-year-old...
  16. LazyLion

    Hawks launch manhunt after Robbery

    Police are searching for 10 men who robbed a Welkom, Free State, bank and escaped with an undisclosed amount of money on Tuesday, the Hawks said. Three armed men approached a security guard outside the bank on Stateway Road around 9am, Captain Stephen Thakeng said. They searched him and...
  17. LazyLion

    Cellphone Tower Batteries Siezed by SA Customs at Border

    A man trying to smuggle seven cellphone tower batteries into Zimbabwe has been arrested at the Beit Bridge border post, Limpopo police said on Monday. "It is suspected that these batteries were stolen from cellphone towers at several places in South Africa," said Colonel Ronel Otto. The...
  18. LazyLion

    Zuma's Wife's Jewels Missing

    President Jacob Zuma's fifth wife Thobeka Madiba Zuma is demanding compensation of half a million rand from SA Airlink over the alleged theft of uninsured jewellery from her bag during a flight, it was reported on Tuesday. After an extensive investigation, SA Airlink dismissed the claim and...
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    General Crime : Making your home safer

    Could not find the primary crime thread : Paradyskloof Villas Stellenbosch Kennisgewing: Mei 2013 REMOTE ENTRY DEVICES/ HEK OOPMAKERS All residents to please ensure that you are in possession of all your allocated remotes. Please, urgently report to the office should any of them be...
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    MWEB Is Stealing From Me. What are the laws?

    Just to keep it quick. I signed up for two Mweb uncapped hosting packages a month apart and included in the package is a free domain. After looking at my account a few weeks after signing up, I noticed that they debited my account for R79 (for the domain). I then called them, and said...