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.
View this topic in a long page with up to 500 replies per page Create new topic
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5
4288 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 82

Moderator
Trusted
Lifetime subscriber

Reply # 262938 9-Oct-2009 23:58
Send private message

alikat: I was going to subscribe the minute you announced it in NZ dollars. I wanted the certainty of a regular amount each month/year not subject to fluctuations in currency. Imagine my surprise when I log in today to subscribe and find the trial. Thanks MF!! I can now hold onto my money until November....


You could just buy it now anyway, and then you will have that nice warm n fuzzy feeling inside.



BDFL - Memuneh
61323 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 12066

Administrator
Trusted
Geekzone
Lifetime subscriber

Reply # 262971 10-Oct-2009 08:54
Send private message

rscole86:
alikat: I was going to subscribe the minute you announced it in NZ dollars. I wanted the certainty of a regular amount each month/year not subject to fluctuations in currency. Imagine my surprise when I log in today to subscribe and find the trial. Thanks MF!! I can now hold onto my money until November....


You could just buy it now anyway, and then you will have that nice warm n fuzzy feeling inside.


Exactly!





567 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 20


  Reply # 266635 25-Oct-2009 00:05
Send private message

Wow yeah, I never knew ads would make a site so slow (even with ad-block software).
It sure is much faster now, thanks for a much better experience Mauricio, even if it is just for a month.

6328 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 391

Moderator
Trusted
Lifetime subscriber

  Reply # 266643 25-Oct-2009 01:07
Send private message

TechnoGuy001: It sure is much faster now, thanks for a much better experience Mauricio, even if it is just for a month.


You know how to make it last for much much longer Cool



BDFL - Memuneh
61323 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 12066

Administrator
Trusted
Geekzone
Lifetime subscriber

  Reply # 266650 25-Oct-2009 08:24
Send private message

TechnoGuy001: Wow yeah, I never knew ads would make a site so slow (even with ad-block software).
It sure is much faster now, thanks for a much better experience Mauricio, even if it is just for a month.


Most adblock software won't stop scripts running so they only really save a few kilobytes and not much time. A page with no scripts is way faster.

As Nate says, if you like it you know how to keep it going - subscribe!






BDFL - Memuneh
61323 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 12066

Administrator
Trusted
Geekzone
Lifetime subscriber

Go Hawks!
881 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 51

Trusted
Subscriber

  Reply # 268424 30-Oct-2009 08:45
Send private message

freitasm: The charges will be in NZ$ you shouldn't be charged anything extra.



Ok ... I admit it ... something is wrong with me ... but if I go to the subscription page, how to I progress to getting some money and making my subscription last another 12 months?


Cheers,
Warren.



BDFL - Memuneh
61323 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 12066

Administrator
Trusted
Geekzone
Lifetime subscriber

  Reply # 268425 30-Oct-2009 08:47
Send private message

You can't until your current subscription runs out. This is to prevent subscribers paying it twice - or more. I wouldn't have a problem with that, but who knows?

If you want to do it today I can remove your subscription now.




Go Hawks!
881 posts

Ultimate Geek
+1 received by user: 51

Trusted
Subscriber

  Reply # 268427 30-Oct-2009 08:49
Send private message

freitasm: You can't until your current subscription runs out. This is to prevent subscribers paying it twice - or more. I wouldn't have a problem with that, but who knows?

If you want to do it today I can remove your subscription now.



Perfect!  Thank you!

2082 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 218

Trusted
Subscriber

  Reply # 268969 1-Nov-2009 10:45
Send private message

Yuck, ads are back!!!!! I'd completely forgotten how much they slow the site down!

I am definitely going to subscribe but I'm getting married in three weeks so head office has limited my expenditure, so I'll keep her happy by waiting until after the wedding!



BDFL - Memuneh
61323 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 12066

Administrator
Trusted
Geekzone
Lifetime subscriber

Reply # 268970 1-Nov-2009 10:50
Send private message

corksta: Yuck, ads are back!!!!! I'd completely forgotten how much they slow the site down!


Could you please form a line here now. Thanks for your attendance. Come again.




xpd

Chief Trash Bandit
8983 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 1383

Mod Emeritus
Trusted
Lifetime subscriber

  Reply # 268973 1-Nov-2009 11:20
Send private message

(Gets in line)
Ive got #2 on the way very soon and a new puter on the cards....Ill see how funds are after that and sub :)




XPD / Gavin / DemiseNZ

 

For Free Games, Geekiness and Reviews, visit :

 

Home Of The Overrated Raccoons

 

Battlenet : XPD#11535    Origin/Steam/Epic/Uplay : xpdnz


1528 posts

Uber Geek

Trusted

  Reply # 268978 1-Nov-2009 11:44
Send private message

freitasm: You can't until your current subscription runs out. This is to prevent subscribers paying it twice - or more. I wouldn't have a problem with that, but who knows?

If you want to do it today I can remove your subscription now.


So that's why I couldn't subscribe legitimately way back when this started...it was blocked while the free subscription ran...ok

Now ya just gona have to wait to pay day.




HTPC: Silverstone LC16M | abit IP35 Pro | Intel Quad Q9400 2.5GHz | Corsair 520HX | Samsung SH-S203D DVD Writer | NVIDIA GeForce GT 240 512MB RAM | 2 x 750GB Western Digital Caviar GP HDD | 4GB DDR800 RAM | D-Link DWA-547 Rangebooster N 650 Desktop | Blackgold BGT3540 | Microsoft Remote Control & Remote Keyboard for Windows Media Center | Windows 7 64bit

Mobile: Nokia N97, Nokia N900, Samsung Galaxy S, HTC EVO 3D, iPhone 4S, Samsung Galaxy S III (current)

21463 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 4362

Trusted
Subscriber

  Reply # 268994 1-Nov-2009 13:12
Send private message

I was still having major delays loading sometimes before - the status bar was hanging on feeds.geekzone or something with just the left sidebar loaded - it still does it, just with the ads in there already which is why I was thinking it was the ad's slowing it down. Its good today tho. I think its timing out loading something when I am torrenting at the same time.




Richard rich.ms

6290 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 1072

Trusted
Lifetime subscriber

  Reply # 269014 1-Nov-2009 14:12
Send private message

You procrastinators... :P

1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5
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:



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.