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Even Microsoft are feeling the pinch but is there more to it?

It seems that even Microsoft are feeling the credit crunch with the announcement last week of a cut of 5% of its workforce (about 5,000 jobs). Sales of their Windows operating system were considerably below expectation. This is partially due to a drop in PC sales but also because consumers are buying more Netbooks, on …

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Still no joy from telivo.com about transferring a domain

Well I gave them a chance to respond and telivo.com have, thus far, ignored my last 2 attempts to contact them through their ‘contact’ page on their website. They certainly don’t make it easy. Can you imagine what potential buyers would think if this was the kind of customer service responsiveness that you gave your …

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an internet company wants me to write to them – on paper – how backwards is that?

Imagine my surprise when I wanted to transfer a domain from a registration company to my new hosting company and was informed by their website that I had to put the request in writing. I have to admit that I nearly fell off my chair with incredulity. I mean, how on earth can a web …

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