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Topic # 102870 24-May-2012 15:14 Send private message

Hey guys, 



We are running a competition to give away a few Free Wireless Netcomm modems, to enter the draw go to this link.
 
https://www.facebook.com/SlingshotNZ/app_79458893817

Thanks,
Ben




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Reply # 629971 24-May-2012 16:22 Send private message

Hey Ben, have you see this about Facebook:
http://www.facebook.com/note.php?note_id=200378816641665






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  Reply # 629972 24-May-2012 16:27 Send private message

Hi,

Yeah, cheers for that. We have had a few messages about this and tweaked the page accordingly.

Ben




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  Reply # 629994 24-May-2012 17:31 Send private message

I don't have a facebook account and don't want one. What are the alternative means of entering this draw?

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  Reply # 630013 24-May-2012 18:49 Send private message

Slingshot: Yeah, cheers for that. We have had a few messages about this and tweaked the page accordingly.


No worries :)




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  Reply # 630017 24-May-2012 19:04 Send private message

kiwiharry: I don't have a facebook account and don't want one. What are the alternative means of entering this draw?


the t&cs of the competition state that you MUST be a slingshot facebook "fan" to enter - so if you have no facebook account then you are out of luck.

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  Reply # 630018 24-May-2012 19:10 Send private message

farcus:
kiwiharry: I don't have a facebook account and don't want one. What are the alternative means of entering this draw?


the t&cs of the competition state that you MUST be a slingshot facebook "fan" to enter - so if you have no facebook account then you are out of luck.


Seems kind of typical these days.  It's Facebook or you treated as a pleb..

Now would this be a case for the Human Rights Commission.  Discrimination  against people who don't use Facebook..




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  Reply # 630133 25-May-2012 07:52 Send private message

old3eyes:
farcus:
kiwiharry: I don't have a facebook account and don't want one. What are the alternative means of entering this draw?


the t&cs of the competition state that you MUST be a slingshot facebook "fan" to enter - so if you have no facebook account then you are out of luck.


Seems kind of typical these days.  It's Facebook or you treated as a pleb..

Now would this be a case for the Human Rights Commission.  Discrimination  against people who don't use Facebook..


Pretty Negitive outlook.

Slingshot gave away some things on here the other week then Twitter and now Facebook, equal rights to everyone, gotta be fair and all.

Joe.




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Reply # 630149 25-May-2012 08:45 Send private message

old3eyes:
farcus:
kiwiharry: I don't have a facebook account and don't want one. What are the alternative means of entering this draw?


the t&cs of the competition state that you MUST be a slingshot facebook "fan" to enter - so if you have no facebook account then you are out of luck.


Seems kind of typical these days.  It's Facebook or you treated as a pleb..

Now would this be a case for the Human Rights Commission.  Discrimination  against people who don't use Facebook..


Wow. The amount of crying I am subjected to on these forums lately is astounding. 




this is a slap in the face!



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  Reply # 630180 25-May-2012 09:25 Send private message

JoeM:
old3eyes:
farcus:
kiwiharry: I don't have a facebook account and don't want one. What are the alternative means of entering this draw?


the t&cs of the competition state that you MUST be a slingshot facebook "fan" to enter - so if you have no facebook account then you are out of luck.


Seems kind of typical these days.  It's Facebook or you treated as a pleb..

Now would this be a case for the Human Rights Commission.  Discrimination  against people who don't use Facebook..


Pretty Negitive outlook.

Slingshot gave away some things on here the other week then Twitter and now Facebook, equal rights to everyone, gotta be fair and all.

Joe.


Hi guys, 



If you are interested in signing up for a FREE modem then go like our Facebook page. 


The flaw in your argument is, I gave away a FREE Linksys ATA just the other week on Geekzone itself, this wasn't offered to Facebook. I gave away a FREE Panasonic phone the other week on Twitter, this wasn't offered anywhere else either. Chances are you guys could have singed up for all three of the current and previous promotions.

Thanks,
Ben



 




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  Reply # 630223 25-May-2012 10:41 Send private message

hold on, this thread implies that if you like your page you get a free modem, but the page itself says that you only have 2 to give away and that you will only go into a draw to get the modem.

So is it 'free modem' or is it 'win a modem'?



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  Reply # 630258 25-May-2012 11:26 Send private message

NonprayingMantis: hold on, this thread implies that if you like your page you get a free modem, but the page itself says that you only have 2 to give away and that you will only go into a draw to get the modem.

So is it 'free modem' or is it 'win a modem'?




It is a competition, the post has been edited to reflect this. 



Thanks,
Ben




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  Reply # 630273 25-May-2012 11:53 Send private message

shadybrothers:
old3eyes:
farcus:
kiwiharry: I don't have a facebook account and don't want one. What are the alternative means of entering this draw?


the t&cs of the competition state that you MUST be a slingshot facebook "fan" to enter - so if you have no facebook account then you are out of luck.


Seems kind of typical these days.  It's Facebook or you treated as a pleb..

Now would this be a case for the Human Rights Commission.  Discrimination  against people who don't use Facebook..


Wow. The amount of crying I am subjected to on these forums lately is astounding. 


facebook rants are also becoming a common theme, boring.

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  Reply # 630308 25-May-2012 12:59 Send private message

JoeM:
old3eyes:
farcus:
kiwiharry: I don't have a facebook account and don't want one. What are the alternative means of entering this draw?


the t&cs of the competition state that you MUST be a slingshot facebook "fan" to enter - so if you have no facebook account then you are out of luck.


Seems kind of typical these days.  It's Facebook or you treated as a pleb..

Now would this be a case for the Human Rights Commission.  Discrimination  against people who don't use Facebook..


Pretty Negitive outlook.

Slingshot gave away some things on here the other week then Twitter and now Facebook, equal rights to everyone, gotta be fair and all.

Joe.


OK where's G+ then??




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  Reply # 630312 25-May-2012 13:00 Send private message

mattRSK:
shadybrothers:
old3eyes:
farcus:
kiwiharry: I don't have a facebook account and don't want one. What are the alternative means of entering this draw?


the t&cs of the competition state that you MUST be a slingshot facebook "fan" to enter - so if you have no facebook account then you are out of luck.


Seems kind of typical these days.  It's Facebook or you treated as a pleb..

Now would this be a case for the Human Rights Commission.  Discrimination  against people who don't use Facebook..


Wow. The amount of crying I am subjected to on these forums lately is astounding. 


facebook rants are also becoming a common theme, boring.


Bought shares did you??  Some of us don't wont or need to put our who lives  on Facebook for all the world to see..




Regards,

Old3eyes



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  Reply # 630331 25-May-2012 13:22 Send private message



OK where's G+ then??


Hi, I will be making a Google Plus page soon. We just wanted to get our other Social Media pages sorted before moving into new ones.



Cheers, 
Ben




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