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.

View this topic in a long page with up to 500 replies per page Create new topic
1 | 2 
6703 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 613

Trusted
Subscriber

  Reply # 754809 2-Feb-2013 17:18 Send private message

Knowing what I know about the interested parties, it would surprise me if any of those reviews are legitimate people

1545 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 38

Trusted

  Reply # 754810 2-Feb-2013 17:22 Send private message

nitrotech: Trust HD to put up a page like that - specifically spelling out non-payment is quite unprofessional but par for course for HD


I'm with you on this one tbh.  One thing putting Disconnected for breach of contract but I don't think they needed to put non payment.


But as others have said in this thread. Ben will be Ben.

785 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 44

UberGroup

  Reply # 754835 2-Feb-2013 18:38 Send private message

Dont a couple of large ISP's redirect for non-payment to res users? If anyone is in your house or on your wireless you'd see it, Same thing here really. Depending on the size of the ISP it would guard against The Party telling people to call HD




All comment's I make are my own personal opinion and do not in any way, shape or form reflect the views of current or former employers unless specifically stated 




Geek
377 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 20

Trusted
Internet by Design
Subscriber

  Reply # 754836 2-Feb-2013 18:42 Send private message

If you call the party's 0508 number, they're doing just that, suggesting people call HD.

Apparently HD will be disconnecting everyone's connections (ex The Party customers that is) on Monday.
I've already got a chrun in place to Snap for ADSL pending a UFB connection :D




1545 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 38

Trusted

  Reply # 754839 2-Feb-2013 18:47 Send private message

Beccara: Dont a couple of large ISP's redirect for non-payment to res users? If anyone is in your house or on your wireless you'd see it, Same thing here really. Depending on the size of the ISP it would guard against The Party telling people to call HD


Slingshot do it for their own customers, But I haven't heard of it at network level in regards to ISP's not paying.

785 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 44

UberGroup

  Reply # 754840 2-Feb-2013 18:47 Send private message

danielfaulknor: If you call the party's 0508 number, they're doing just that, suggesting people call HD.

Apparently HD will be disconnecting everyone's connections (ex The Party customers that is) on Monday.
I've already got a chrun in place to Snap for ADSL pending a UFB connection :D


That seals the deal then, In my mind it was 50/50 on putting something like that message up but it a client is telling people to call me directly because they cant pay a bill that would push me do place the message




All comment's I make are my own personal opinion and do not in any way, shape or form reflect the views of current or former employers unless specifically stated 


6703 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 613

Trusted
Subscriber

  Reply # 754861 2-Feb-2013 20:23 Send private message

boby55:
Beccara: Dont a couple of large ISP's redirect for non-payment to res users? If anyone is in your house or on your wireless you'd see it, Same thing here really. Depending on the size of the ISP it would guard against The Party telling people to call HD


Slingshot do it for their own customers, But I haven't heard of it at network level in regards to ISP's not paying.


VF do it. I know because they had a billing issue and all my staff thought I didn't pay my bill, was fairly embarrassing especially since I *DID* pay my bill. It's naff.

1 | 2 
View this topic in a long page with up to 500 replies per page 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:




News »

Trending now »
Hot discussions in our forums right now:

Hierarchy of a mistake: Gerry Brownlee
Created by joker97, last reply by nathan on 26-Jul-2014 04:30 (68 replies)
Pages... 3 4 5


Geekzone giveaway: Thecus N2310 NAS
Created by freitasm, last reply by ottenpat on 25-Jul-2014 21:15 (89 replies)
Pages... 4 5 6


MH 17 "shot down" all dead
Created by joker97, last reply by ScuL on 24-Jul-2014 21:40 (203 replies)
Pages... 12 13 14


Huge Fuss, didn't even make it a year.
Created by networkn, last reply by Glassboy on 22-Jul-2014 19:50 (121 replies)
Pages... 7 8 9


Is chorus going to deliberately slow adsl internet down
Created by rugrat, last reply by sbiddle on 26-Jul-2014 09:11 (53 replies)
Pages... 2 3 4


Skinny's new aggressive ad campaign
Created by Yabanize, last reply by Yabanize on 22-Jul-2014 23:35 (52 replies)
Pages... 2 3 4


Sickening floral smell in car, What next?
Created by TimA, last reply by TimA on 26-Jul-2014 10:15 (45 replies)
Pages... 2 3


Giving notice
Created by IlDuce, last reply by kharris on 24-Jul-2014 17:36 (15 replies)


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.