Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.
Buying anything on Amazon? Please use the Geekzone Amazon aff link.




5715 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 293

Subscriber

Topic # 101520 3-May-2012 09:23 Send private message

Anything new coming up??




Regards,

Old3eyes

Create new topic
3729 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 965

Trusted

  Reply # 618880 3-May-2012 14:08 Send private message

I hope so. Bonus topups disappearing and being replaced with this was a bit disappointing. Once every 3 months or so i'd get some data or minutes which were handy, the rest of it was international texts and minutes which are no good to me.



5715 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 293

Subscriber

  Reply # 619757 4-May-2012 19:16 Send private message

Yeah I got some good stuff and like you some useless stuff. The most interesting one was when I topped up my T-Stick and got about 30 minutes of free local NZ calls. I did suggest to Telecom that they made it so that the rewards could be used on another prepay device but they never bothered to answer..




Regards,

Old3eyes

50 posts

Geek


  Reply # 619828 4-May-2012 21:27 Send private message

A key reason for me leaving XT was the 'unreliable' nature of their topup bonuses. But I guess this probably costs them much less than their original system without deterring too many people. Would be nice if they fine tuned it like suggested above.

3729 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 965

Trusted

  Reply # 623737 11-May-2012 20:52 Send private message

So any bets on topup bonuses being ditched entirely?

4 posts

Wannabe Geek


  Reply # 623937 12-May-2012 11:36 Send private message

Once again Telecom shoot themselves in the foot - the rewards were not much but they were something. They are gone with nothing to replace them - this in the same week as talk of a possible multi million dollar goodbye present for the outgoing CE

Create new topic




Twitter »
Follow us to receive Twitter updates when new discussions are posted in our forums:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when news items and blogs are posted in our frontpage:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when tech item prices are listed in our price comparison site:





Trending now »

Hot discussions in our forums right now:

Windows 10 News - 22 Jan
Created by Regs, last reply by Technofreak on 25-Jan-2015 22:16 (103 replies)
Pages... 5 6 7


Police Speed Campaign - Summer 2014/2015
Created by nzkiwiman, last reply by KiwiNZ on 25-Jan-2015 09:21 (74 replies)
Pages... 3 4 5


Police above the law ?
Created by heylinb4nz, last reply by Geektastic on 24-Jan-2015 13:22 (115 replies)
Pages... 6 7 8


How (not) to run a hotel
Created by MikeAqua, last reply by Glassboy on 25-Jan-2015 22:10 (63 replies)
Pages... 3 4 5


Spark customers get Lightbox free for 12 months
Created by freitasm, last reply by nyquist on 25-Jan-2015 10:24 (128 replies)
Pages... 7 8 9


Customer services changes
Created by freitasm, last reply by mattbush on 22-Jan-2015 15:29 (102 replies)
Pages... 5 6 7


Best place to buy mid-level laptop with SSD?
Created by SumnerBoy, last reply by richms on 24-Jan-2015 14:33 (39 replies)
Pages... 2 3


Who gives the best after hours fault service?
Created by Wadec, last reply by quickymart on 25-Jan-2015 18:07 (18 replies)
Pages... 2



Geekzone Live »

Try automatic live updates from Geekzone directly in your browser, without refreshing the page, with Geekzone Live now.

Are you subscribed to our RSS feed? You can download the latest headlines and summaries from our stories directly to your computer or smartphone by using a feed reader.

Alternatively, you can receive a daily email with Geekzone updates.