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  Reply # 301425 23-Feb-2010 11:08
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maknz: XT's superior pricing is what's making me stay. Unlimited texting and 120MB of data (100MB simply isn't enough, sorry VFNZ) cannot be found elsewhere. 2degrees is a joke for smartphones.


Unless I'm confused by your post you are confused about pricing!

Vodafone charge $10 for 100MB and 10c per MB after this. Telecom charge $12 for 120MB and then 50c per MB after this. 120MB costs the same on both networks but if you go over the 120MB data is significantly cheaper on Vodafone.



Didn't consider the overage costs. I am saying that 120MB is enough, 100MB isn't, which are the data plans for each provider.

@zonky: yeah, data in NZ is terrible. 120MB just sufficies for push mail/light browsing/IRC/twitter.


My point was that 120MB will cost you exactly the same on both networks - if 100MB isn't enough on VF then the extra 20MB will cost you same as it does to get the 120MB plan on Telecom.

You are crazy to be on Telecom and not on the 500MB plan anyway, it's the best option in the marketplace for casual mobile data.


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freitasm: I don't know yet - just know it's in the afternoon. Will post here when I get the information.

According to Telecom's Twitter, it starts at 3:00.

 
 
 
 


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Is there a live stream online?




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  Reply # 301515 23-Feb-2010 15:07
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exportgoldman: Is there a live stream online?


http://tvnz.co.nz/national-news/live-stream-telecom-media-briefing-3379337/video





Is that link working? I'm getting Double Click  AD black screen.

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clark007e: Is that link working? I'm getting Double Click  AD black screen.

I'm getting the ad on infinite loop. It seems to be broken!

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  Reply # 301519 23-Feb-2010 15:14
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mms://live2.tvnz.co.nz/tvnz-live3_low

mms://live2.tvnz.co.nz/tvnz-live3_high

Open within Windows Media Player or VLC

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For those having probs on Win7 with the stream/ads, the following hotfix will help:
http://support.microsoft.com/kb/977314

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  Reply # 301527 23-Feb-2010 15:21
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Yeah it's broken for me too actually. Thanks sbiddle for those links.

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  Reply # 301528 23-Feb-2010 15:22
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Yeah thanks for the link above.

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  Reply # 301530 23-Feb-2010 15:30
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That stream is rubbish from here in Oz. Brought my browser to its knees!

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  Reply # 301538 23-Feb-2010 15:35
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I have confirmed that 33% bonus is on top of existng top up bonus'




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  Reply # 301539 23-Feb-2010 15:37
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so a 20 dollar top up is 25 dollars normally, so do we get 33% on $25?

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No you get 33% on the $20.




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