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    The auction has ended.

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    Quote Originally Posted by tech_guy View Post
    The auction has ended.
    ...did you win?

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    Quote Originally Posted by CAM View Post
    If he is an adept scammer, even the address details will be fake.
    They're not that good.

    If they were, the description would be full of vague terms that applied to both what you assume it is and what it actually is.


    I'm trying to figure out where that address is... I know someone in that area who had a shop-owner try to trick him into moving out [get friends to try and break in > convince the area is bad > offer to buy the house] and this sounds like the sort of thing they'd do.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Domino View Post
    ...did you win?
    Lol, yes, I'm waiting for my phone now along with the $27 million from a Nigerian orphan....

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    Quote Originally Posted by Domino View Post
    ...did you win?
    In this situation there are no winners.

    Just a lot of losers.

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    animated gifs!

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    Quote Originally Posted by free780 View Post
    animated gifs!
    As requested.


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    Quote Originally Posted by X-13 View Post
    As requested.
    /senses a quiet afternoon for @X-13

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    It appears to be quite lucrative.

    gulrays | eBay

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    Quote Originally Posted by sonofsanta View Post
    /senses a quiet afternoon for @X-13
    Not really. I have literally 3 minutes left at work and I'm still trying to sort this.

    [10 minutes when I posted that. Took me all of 5 seconds to type and post.]

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    Quote Originally Posted by X-13 View Post
    contact details: Ilford Essex. I live near there. This scammy crap coming from there doesn't surprise me.
    Hmm...

    Item Location: Glasgow, United Kingdom

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    Quote Originally Posted by Gatt View Post
    Hmm...
    Indeed. Maybe the disk data is in Glasgow and the burning/packaging/shipping is automated and triggered from Ilford...

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    The seller had a whole raft of 'Phone utilities' for sale. Another one here for a Nokia going for over 100!
    NEW!! NOKIA LUMIA 800 MOBILE CAMERA PHONE UTILITIES 6438158430822 | eBay

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    typical ebay scammer really, comments look as though their random accs by same person too

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    The funniest thing is that I bet nothing on that CD is of any use on a modern smartphone...the whole thing looks like it's from an early 2000s timewarp

    Also lol @ your friends wont believe their eyes when you show them 'TV quality' 'AVI clips' being played in widescreen!!!

    Tbh although he is a scammer, if anyone is so thick they cannot even read the description before bidding on something like a phone, they kind of deserve it. The kind of auctions where they are made to look real but in tiny text say' you are bidding on a box' I do sympathise with buyers but not this one.

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