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Shain

Shain

28 Aug, '0825 Comments

I am about this close to ditching the crap they call Zain – which I have now only started calling Shain – and throwing my lot with the devil. What the bloody hell is happening with this company? Since they changed their “brand identity” they’ve gone almost completely down the toilet, at least as far […]

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Batelco Blocked!

Batelco Blocked!

29 Jul, '0814 Comments

In a reversal of fortunes, Batelco finds its own site blocked by a much higher authority than the one it kowtows to: Google! Several people emailed me a screen grab of Batelco’s site in the latest FireFox browser which severely warns people from having anything to do with Batelco; in fact, it offers a very […]

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Firefox 3 ROCKS!

Firefox 3 ROCKS!

5 Jun, '0815 Comments

My brother told me about the new beta release of Firefox first, but I just discounted it and told him that I’ll wait until it’s officially released. I’ve been bitten by betas before and as Firefox is my main browser and I depend on it for my work, I didn’t want to take an unnecessary […]

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Why I hate Facebook

Why I hate Facebook

21 May, '0815 Comments

Yes, I’m resurrecting the issue again. I realised that I don’t like it much because it forces you to install what they call applications which in turn forces you to share your private information regardless of what you think. You can’t even read a message someone sends you unless you agree to install an application […]

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Zain’s closed, please call back later

Zain’s closed, please call back later

20 May, '0839 Comments

All of a sudden, the Internet stopped working at home, that happened earlier today, at about 6.15am. No big deal. I restarted the router but unfortunately that did not resolve the problem. So I called their helpdesk and after going through the usual hoops of their IVR by selecting the right options then inputting the […]

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