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  Reply # 1126237 11-Sep-2014 08:18
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BigPipeNZ: more great news for those of you who wish to take advantage of the sweet bar tab (Nate, can you update the OP please) :

Bigpipe and UBER are BFFs (we both love doing *everything* online) so we've arranged with UBER to give all guests 1 free ride on Uber up to $30 to or from Tuihana Cafe on Thursday September 11th.

If you don't know who UBER is (of course you do!):

UBER is a smartphone app that you can use to book private drivers to pick you up in minutes. UBER is in over 200 cities around the world, including New York, London, Paris and now Auckland!   The process is simple:  

1. Download the UBER app on an iPhone, Android or Windows device, and create an account.  

2. Enter the promo code "BIGPIPE" when prompted (you can even do it right now and it's locked in).

3. Check the ETA, 'REQUEST' when you need a car, and enjoy the ride!  

Twitter: @Uber_Auckland
Instagram: Uber_Auckland
supportauckland@uber.com


Wow that's pretty generous. I may well 'bus' it in and get a ride afterwards!

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  Reply # 1126257 11-Sep-2014 08:37
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Anyone driving in from south Auckland who could grab me from Mangere Bridge?




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  Reply # 1126260 11-Sep-2014 08:39
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I'll be heading through that way 4ish, maybe earlier.




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  Reply # 1126344 11-Sep-2014 10:16
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BigHammer: I'll be heading through that way 4ish, maybe earlier.

Pakuranga??




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  Reply # 1126346 11-Sep-2014 10:19
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wierd. Last night I installed the Uber app ready for today applied for the GZ special promo and noticed it showing on the app but today its gone??




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  Reply # 1126357 11-Sep-2014 10:29
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Anyone going straight from Tech Ed?




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  Reply # 1126382 11-Sep-2014 11:08
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BigHammer: I'll be heading through that way 4ish, maybe earlier.


I finish work at 5pm, so you might be a little early for me? PM me/DM me in twitter if can work around (? you might want to stop over and have a listen to my little portable DAC if coming by to grab me).




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  Reply # 1126411 11-Sep-2014 11:24
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psychrn: wierd. Last night I installed the Uber app ready for today applied for the GZ special promo and noticed it showing on the app but today its gone??


It shouldn't show up once you've already entered it. Just to be sure you can always pop the promo code in again.




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  Reply # 1126413 11-Sep-2014 11:26
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psychrn: Pakuranga??


That's the other side of Auckland to Mangere, unfortunately!




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  Reply # 1126418 11-Sep-2014 11:28
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NZtechfreak: I finish work at 5pm, so you might be a little early for me? PM me/DM me in twitter if can work around (? you might want to stop over and have a listen to my little portable DAC if coming by to grab me).


Looks like I'll be too early for you. Sorry Murray!




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  Reply # 1126429 11-Sep-2014 11:50
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Anyone need a ride from takapuna?




 


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  Reply # 1126467 11-Sep-2014 12:38
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TimA: Anyone need a ride from takapuna?


Like, in an actual car? With you? I don't think anybody is that desperate for a lift.

Jokes! Back in the box I go. :) Have fun tonight peeps, wish I could make it. Hopefully we'll see some photos online of the event!




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  Reply # 1126473 11-Sep-2014 12:49
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Demeter:
TimA: Anyone need a ride from takapuna?


Like, in an actual car? With you? I don't think anybody is that desperate for a lift.

Jokes! Back in the box I go. :) Have fun tonight peeps, wish I could make it. Hopefully we'll see some photos online of the event!


Yes, The box, Stay.






 


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  Reply # 1126476 11-Sep-2014 12:52
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TimA:
Demeter:
TimA: Anyone need a ride from takapuna?


Like, in an actual car? With you? I don't think anybody is that desperate for a lift.

Jokes! Back in the box I go. :) Have fun tonight peeps, wish I could make it. Hopefully we'll see some photos online of the event!


Yes, The box, Stay.




gezz thats harsh!

im tempted to agree with Lon, your driving is scary ;)


might turn up early and park in the back, just to make sure im safe eh




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  Reply # 1126477 11-Sep-2014 12:53
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I'm gonna leave the car at work and go there. Then uber home and bus in to work Friday morning.




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