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  Reply # 1247766 27-Feb-2015 13:00
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KJClayton: I suddenly realised after all these years of being a geek, 14+ years of being in IT, I should really sign up to Geekzone... :) It's very insightful, and using the 'live' page means I can see if there's any outages or issues that affect things I look at so I can be 'in the know', which is always helpful in IT.


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For me, think it was just somewhere new to chat to like minded people - now my mind is gone and I feel out of place. :)






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  Reply # 1247796 27-Feb-2015 13:21
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joker97: how do i find out?


Go to your profile, scroll down and it says when you joined

 
 
 
 


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  Reply # 1247797 27-Feb-2015 13:23
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It was a rainy night....with no geeks in sight. 

Standing by the road, with no umbrella, no coat. 

So Geekzone pulled up alongside and asked me for a ride.

They brought the geek out in me....so many times, easily

But in the morning when I awoke, all they'd left me was a note...


Pretty sure it's a similar story to a song I have heard, but there you go...




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  Reply # 1247798 27-Feb-2015 13:24
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Handsomedan: It was a rainy night....with no geeks in sight. 

Standing by the road, with no umbrella, no coat. 

So Geekzone pulled up alongside and asked me for a ride.

They brought the geek out in me....so many times, easily

But in the morning when I awoke, all they'd left me was a note...


Pretty sure it's a similar story to a song I have heard, but there you go...


Were you lying on a chewed off arm??

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  Reply # 1247806 27-Feb-2015 13:39
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Way back in the deep dark past Mauricio contacted me when the O2 Xda series was in market and users locally were seeking help. I was the product manager for the widget and he bailed me up about something.... Can't recall

We exchanged much email, and I joined GZ after deciding to return to NZ.




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  Reply # 1247807 27-Feb-2015 13:42
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Wanted to rant about Vodafone's Prepay data pricing. $61440 for 6GB vs $79.95 on post pay.

Had been a lurker for some time before though.

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  Reply # 1247828 27-Feb-2015 14:23
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Google searches when researching gadgets mainly, finally joined in '09 and only recently started to post... trainerwheelsareus!

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  Reply # 1247838 27-Feb-2015 14:45
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kiwitrc:
joker97: how do i find out?


Go to your profile, scroll down and it says when you joined


wow it has my first thread [not sure if it was my first post] in March 2007 ... still can't remember why i joined




Swype on iOS is detrimental to accurate typing. Apologies in advance.


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  Reply # 1247840 27-Feb-2015 14:47
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joker97:
kiwitrc:
joker97: how do i find out?


Go to your profile, scroll down and it says when you joined


wow it has my first thread [not sure if it was my first post] in March 2007 ... still can't remember why i joined


You were looking for a Moussaka recipe and miss typed Greekzone?



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  Reply # 1247873 27-Feb-2015 15:43
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DarthKermit: I remember googling for information about home networking, LANs, etc years ago now and GZ came up high in the search results.

I found a lot of useful info on the aforementioned subjects plus other interesting topics so I decided to register as a user.


That plus the free set of steak knives that Mauricio was offering. tongue-out




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  Reply # 1247874 27-Feb-2015 15:50
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antoniosk: Way back in the deep dark past Mauricio contacted me when the O2 Xda series was in market and users locally were seeking help. I was the product manager for the widget and he bailed me up about something.... Can't recall



We exchanged much email, and I joined GZ after deciding to return to NZ.


You reminded me just now of the Jasjar or Jasjam PDA! Haha, what a silly name when I think about it now.

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  Reply # 1247877 27-Feb-2015 15:57
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Lurked for ages then joined I think because someone probably said something about Vodafone that I wasn't going to let slide.

Handsomedan: It was a rainy night....with no geeks in sight. 

Standing by the road, with no umbrella, no coat. 

So Geekzone pulled up alongside and asked me for a ride.

They brought the geek out in me....so many times, easily

But in the morning when I awoke, all they'd left me was a note...


Pretty sure it's a similar story to a song I have heard, but there you go...


All they want to do is talk nerdy to you. :P




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  Reply # 1248132 27-Feb-2015 23:24
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Demeter: Lurked for ages then joined I think because someone probably said something about Vodafone that I wasn't going to let slide.

Handsomedan: It was a rainy night....with no geeks in sight. 

Standing by the road, with no umbrella, no coat. 

So Geekzone pulled up alongside and asked me for a ride.

They brought the geek out in me....so many times, easily

But in the morning when I awoke, all they'd left me was a note...


Pretty sure it's a similar story to a song I have heard, but there you go...


All they want to do is talk nerdy to you. :P


You love it. :-)

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  Reply # 1248153 28-Feb-2015 00:52
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I went to Dunedin uni many years ago and I was lonely.

It was so tough being on your own.

No one around me to share the same interest.

I Google-ed for some new friends - geekzone was the top of the list.

It took me a good few years before I signed up here.

My first post was July 2007 (asking about hsdpa speed) - johnr was the first to reply. He did not disclose that he works for vodafone back then.







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  Reply # 1248263 28-Feb-2015 10:08
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some say, he can type in his sleep




Swype on iOS is detrimental to accurate typing. Apologies in advance.


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