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.




178 posts

Master Geek

Trusted
2degrees mobile

Topic # 36916 3-Jul-2009 15:07 Send private message

Hi Geekzoners!

There has been a little bit of media scuttlebutt today around the launch of our advertising campaign.
While we'd like to keep as much of it as pleasant a surprise for you as possible, it is true that you will be able to catch the first glimpse of?what 2degrees is all about?this Sunday evening.
We think you'll like it. It's uniquely Kiwi, it's a bit different, a bit quirky and be prepared to expect the unexpected!!

So keep your eyes peeled!

Cheers - 2degrees!

Moderator edit (MF): The ad was on TV and now on YouTube so I am adding it here:





View this topic in a long page with up to 500 replies per page Create new topic
 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7
Hawkes Bay
8481 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 3

Mod Emeritus
Trusted
Subscriber

  Reply # 230729 3-Jul-2009 15:27 Send private message

NZ Herald article on 2d here positioning 2d as a mass-market pre-pay offering in supermarkets, BP outlets etc.




Visit http://www.thecloud.net.nz for New Zealand based Hosted Exchange, Virtual Servers, Web Hosting, FTP Backup & more.
(1GB free FTP storage, or larger plans from $5.75)
 
 - Setup your own mailserver at home on Ubuntu Server - full step by step howto here.
 - Have you seen this: Nathan "KFC4LIFE" Dunn.


302 posts

Ultimate Geek


  Reply # 230974 4-Jul-2009 13:10 Send private message

Can't wait to see the ad campaign.
It's great that 2d will be offering SIMs at supermarkets etc.. a bit like Vodafone selling $2 SIMs at Coles in Aussie. Hopefully we'll see cheaper SIMs also.




– J

176 posts

Master Geek


  Reply # 231219 5-Jul-2009 18:15 Send private message

2 Degrees your add campaign is awesome!

5306 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 800


  Reply # 231220 5-Jul-2009 18:15 Send private message

just saw the ad (and happened to be on here at the same time) so thought I would ask a question.




The ad says

"the more people who sign up, the more you will save." (or words very similar)



is this a vague sort of

"we can spread our fixed costs further and so eventually reduce prices"

statement or a specific promo like

"for every X'000 people who sign up we will reduce our per min price by Xc"

7 posts

Wannabe Geek


  Reply # 231222 5-Jul-2009 18:19 Send private message

just saw it. it was actually pretty cool. better than i expected it to be.

881 posts

Ultimate Geek


  Reply # 231224 5-Jul-2009 18:22 Send private message

look forward to seeing what this is all about refering to nonprayingmantis's point





69 posts

Master Geek


  Reply # 231226 5-Jul-2009 18:23 Send private message

Just saw it, quite like it, shame I can't log on to the website though to find out more...it just hangs for ages.

881 posts

Ultimate Geek


  Reply # 231227 5-Jul-2009 18:24 Send private message

2degrees site is sloooooooooooow. lots of interest.





2 posts

Wannabe Geek


  Reply # 231228 5-Jul-2009 18:26 Send private message

before I spend ages waiting to see if site loads, can anyone tell me if they've got the pricing on there yet?

Or is it just pre-hype?

176 posts

Master Geek


  Reply # 231232 5-Jul-2009 18:31 Send private message

no pricing yet

787 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 4

Subscriber

  Reply # 231236 5-Jul-2009 18:35 Send private message

I see you can sign up on the site and get a free SIM card and $5 credit,hey that's gotta be a good start!

176 posts

Master Geek


  Reply # 231239 5-Jul-2009 18:37 Send private message

Very impressed with the free SIM / $5 credit... IMO a very good marketing move. I wonder how many SIMs they have to give away for free. Sure beats paying $30.00 for Voda SIM

302 posts

Ultimate Geek


  Reply # 231244 5-Jul-2009 18:44 Send private message

Overclocker01: Very impressed with the free SIM / $5 credit... IMO a very good marketing move. I wonder how many SIMs they have to give away for free. Sure beats paying $30.00 for Voda SIM


The ad and free SIM offer is clearly poking fun at Vodafone and Telecom. It's great




– J

BDFL
50186 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 4743

Administrator
Trusted
Geekzone
Subscriber

  Reply # 231245 5-Jul-2009 18:45 Send private message

Any chance of having this ad on YouTube?




6 posts

Wannabe Geek


  Reply # 231248 5-Jul-2009 18:49 Send private message

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QzCeeuwm6aA

 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7
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:





Trending now »

Hot discussions in our forums right now:

Netflix officialy launching in NZ in March
Created by jarj, last reply by tdgeek on 21-Nov-2014 19:08 (97 replies)
Pages... 5 6 7


Current Netflix payment method as of Nov 14 - Cant pay
Created by andynz, last reply by Regs on 24-Nov-2014 17:00 (29 replies)
Pages... 2


Click Monday Deals
Created by mrtoken, last reply by Krishant007 on 24-Nov-2014 17:11 (25 replies)
Pages... 2


Gull Employment Dispute.
Created by networkn, last reply by sir1963 on 24-Nov-2014 17:30 (90 replies)
Pages... 4 5 6


Voda VDSL, Horrid offnet performance.
Created by TimA, last reply by NonprayingMantis on 25-Nov-2014 06:51 (26 replies)
Pages... 2


SEO spammers
Created by freitasm, last reply by jamesrt on 24-Nov-2014 16:09 (25 replies)
Pages... 2


Free 1gb data with $19 combo until end of Jan 2015 (1.5gb total)
Created by eXDee, last reply by un1qo on 24-Nov-2014 14:51 (21 replies)
Pages... 2


SSD hard drive in aging HTPC disappointingly slow
Created by watman, last reply by joker97 on 23-Nov-2014 22:02 (20 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.