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  # 236164 16-Jul-2009 16:17
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eXDee: Not yet, im told its not activated till launch. When i tried it in an old phone it didnt seem to connect, just had no coverage.


Thats gota suck, How did you get one anyways?




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  # 236285 16-Jul-2009 21:57
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tardtasticx:
eXDee: Not yet, im told its not activated till launch. When i tried it in an old phone it didnt seem to connect, just had no coverage.


Thats gota suck, How did you get one anyways?


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  # 236321 17-Jul-2009 00:43
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tardtasticx:
exportgoldman:
tardtasticx: Want to see what the call costs are and what there SIM looks like, Hope its better than my Purple one from vodafone. :S


Purple??? Wouldn't that be a Orcon one haha, have you got a PIC, I've only seen red VF SIM's. Is it special or just new?



lol, I used to have a yellow one untill a faulty phone I had got diagnosed wrongly and I ended up buying a new SIM as a result and still end up sending that phone away. :(

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Is this the 256k version?





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  # 236385 17-Jul-2009 10:28
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Aaroona:
tardtasticx:
exportgoldman:
tardtasticx: Want to see what the call costs are and what there SIM looks like, Hope its better than my Purple one from vodafone. :S


Purple??? Wouldn't that be a Orcon one haha, have you got a PIC, I've only seen red VF SIM's. Is it special or just new?



lol, I used to have a yellow one untill a faulty phone I had got diagnosed wrongly and I ended up buying a new SIM as a result and still end up sending that phone away. :(

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Is this the 256k version?


Nope, 128K. Was lucky I got a new one when I did, vodafone was doing a promotion when I brought mine so I got the TXT2000 addon free for 3 months. Got them back for having to get a new number. I also was going to get a replacment SIM, but no store had the Blue replacements.




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  # 236793 19-Jul-2009 00:08
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Overclocker01: Hey guys,

So when are we going to find out the launch date / plans..?
Cant wait,

Cheers


by the looks of it they are planning to launch on 7th August....saw it on wikipedia here...cant wait till they launch will atlast get to see some good competetion in mobile market...

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  # 236797 19-Jul-2009 00:27
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In the NBR article (#1 on Wikipedia) in regards to 7 August Launch date: "2degrees says 'don't believe everything you read in Wikipedia'", here's hoping they're just playing coy.

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  # 236811 19-Jul-2009 08:14
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As it notes Wikipedia got it right with the new CEO!




 

 
 
 
 




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  # 236817 19-Jul-2009 08:43
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Surely we must be getting close to an announcment all this waiting sucks

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# 236822 19-Jul-2009 09:51
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Overclocker01: Surely we must be getting close to an announcment all this waiting sucks


Yes this waiting does suck!!!!

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  # 236993 19-Jul-2009 22:41
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They are releasing something this week. not sure what about though

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  # 237009 19-Jul-2009 23:07
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freitasm:
TinyTim: As it notes Wikipedia got it right with the new CEO!



That "scoop" was posted on Geekzone at the same time...

To be fair they seem to have posted the rumour before the official statement.

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  # 237058 20-Jul-2009 06:58
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freitasm:
TinyTim: As it notes Wikipedia got it right with the new CEO!




That "scoop" was posted on Geekzone at the same time...



According to a number of sources I saw (CommsDay and Computerworld), the media release (which you posted) was issued as a result of Computerworld inquiring about the Wikipedia page.


 


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  # 237974 22-Jul-2009 16:54
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I'm pretty sure 2 Degrees is launching very soon because I work at a New World here in CHCH and a 2 degrees sales rep came in today and gave us sim cards to sell for when they launch,so they must be launching soon!!

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  # 237990 22-Jul-2009 17:30
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lillow: I'm pretty sure 2 Degrees is launching very soon because I work at a New World here in CHCH and a 2 degrees sales rep came in today and gave us sim cards to sell for when they launch,so they must be launching soon!!



Did they have any display materal(posters,stands)?

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