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  Reply # 1061909 9-Jun-2014 16:30
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DeroyBoy: Just found out I won today!


ah! congrats.  I had an idea there might be another geekzone member amongst the winners, but it's hard to know when youi don't have your name associated with your geekzone profile.

Well done!




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  Reply # 1061913 9-Jun-2014 16:44
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Hey Fraser,

 

Just quickly. We’ll be hooking up your broadband on 11/06/2014.

 

Relax.  Don’t bother tidying the house, as in most cases we don’t need to send a technician round. If a technician is required, they will give you a call to arrange a suitable time to pop in. Expect your broadband to drop for up to an hour on that day. Then you may need to reboot your modem to get it going again.

 

I guess I won't need to put the coffee machine on for the Chorus tech.







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  Reply # 1061914 9-Jun-2014 16:46
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coffeebaron:
Hey Fraser,
Just quickly. We’ll be hooking up your broadband on 11/06/2014.
Relax.  Don’t bother tidying the house, as in most cases we don’t need to send a technician round. If a technician is required, they will give you a call to arrange a suitable time to pop in. Expect your broadband to drop for up to an hour on that day. Then you may need to reboot your modem to get it going again.

I guess I won't need to put the coffee machine on for the Chorus tech.





Make sure you have a master filter installed. They don't install one ;)




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  Reply # 1061957 9-Jun-2014 17:19
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michaelmurfy:
Make sure you have a master filter installed. They don't install one ;)


Yea but its naked with only 20 jack-points, and my wiring is all good coz nothing has changed with it in the past 40 years. There is even a lightning filter - does that make my interwebs go faster during a storm?





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  Reply # 1062050 9-Jun-2014 18:27
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coffeebaron:
michaelmurfy:
Make sure you have a master filter installed. They don't install one ;)


Yea but its naked with only 20 jack-points, and my wiring is all good coz nothing has changed with it in the past 40 years. There is even a lightning filter - does that make my interwebs go faster during a storm?



woha! what does coffeebaron charge to have one of them installed!




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  Reply # 1062683 10-Jun-2014 15:52
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Here is hoping i get a PS4.
Had my BigPipe for 5 dayz now :)

coffeebaron: Hey Fraser, Just quickly. We’ll be hooking up your broadband on 11/06/2014. Relax


Good luck for that PS4!



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  Reply # 1062684 10-Jun-2014 15:54
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TimA: Here is hoping i get a PS4.
Had my BigPipe for 5 dayz now :)

coffeebaron: Hey Fraser, Just quickly. We’ll be hooking up your broadband on 11/06/2014. Relax


Good luck for that PS4!


We've already had 1 VF staff member on Bigpipe win one.
 
Not that this affects your odds of course.




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  Reply # 1062711 10-Jun-2014 16:12
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There were a whole lot of new games announced today for PS4, those that win one are in for some fun.







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  Reply # 1062712 10-Jun-2014 16:14
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BigPipeNZ:
TimA: Here is hoping i get a PS4.
Had my BigPipe for 5 dayz now :)

coffeebaron: Hey Fraser, Just quickly. We’ll be hooking up your broadband on 11/06/2014. Relax


Good luck for that PS4!


We've already had 1 VF staff member on Bigpipe win one.
 
Not that this affects your odds of course.


Hmm who was it?

Andrew B?

Lets make that 2 tomorrow hey?


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  Reply # 1062714 10-Jun-2014 16:15
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TimA:
BigPipeNZ:
TimA: Here is hoping i get a PS4.
Had my BigPipe for 5 dayz now :)

coffeebaron: Hey Fraser, Just quickly. We’ll be hooking up your broadband on 11/06/2014. Relax


Good luck for that PS4!


We've already had 1 VF staff member on Bigpipe win one.
 
Not that this affects your odds of course.


Hmm who was it?

Andrew B?

Lets make that 2 tomorrow hey?




Nah Antonio, Same dept as me :)



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  Reply # 1062719 10-Jun-2014 16:20
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solaybro: There were a whole lot of new games announced today for PS4, those that win one are in for some fun.


Yeah.  Let it Die looks gruesomely awesome, even though all we know is from a live action trailer. 

Can't wait for Destiny.




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  Reply # 1062728 10-Jun-2014 16:30
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BigPipeNZ:
solaybro: There were a whole lot of new games announced today for PS4, those that win one are in for some fun.


Yeah.  Let it Die looks gruesomely awesome, even though all we know is from a live action trailer. 

Can't wait for Destiny.


I will have no money left at the end of the year.









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  Reply # 1062807 10-Jun-2014 18:33
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today's winner:   Matthew Codlin.  Well done Matthew!

PS4 just got waaaaaay sexier with all those E3 announcements.

I don't know what my favourite thing was, but No Man Sky looks pretty sweet





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  Reply # 1062817 10-Jun-2014 19:10
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If I win one you can wait for the white PS4 to give me it wink

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  Reply # 1062836 10-Jun-2014 20:01
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Man i'd love to win one of these PS4s!
The last and only thing i've ever won in a contest was a Gameboy Colour with Pokemon Yellow :P




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