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General Chat Thread, Best BETT freebie so far. in General; Goes to...Netgear, for giving me a wireless hotspot detector\monitor. Nice. It might have something to do with me spending several ...
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    Best BETT freebie so far.

    Goes to...Netgear, for giving me a wireless hotspot detector\monitor. Nice. It might have something to do with me spending several thousand on their kit in the near future though. Still, pop over and ask them lots of questions, and they might be nice to you.

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    Re: Best BETT freebie so far.

    no fair i did not see the netgear one otherwise i would of chatted for england t get a free wireless detector.

    Best freebie i got was a mug lol.

    Ross

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    Re: Best BETT freebie so far.

    We got a wifi detector each, a very nice rep from Netgear, very helpful, told her what kit we owned, and she gave us them as well as a rugby ball stress removed

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    Re: Best BETT freebie so far.

    I also forgot to say I got some pens, mouse mat or two and thats it, no cups for me

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    Re: Best BETT freebie so far.

    I'm not due at BETT till tomorrow but one of our staff went over to Netgear for me and got a Wifi detector by hust asking and we've not even got any Netgear kit!

    I'm off to BETT tomorrow, not looking forward to the early morning, have to be at the air port for 6

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    Re: Best BETT freebie so far.

    Airport hey, lucky person, up at 5AM to drive down there, got tehre lunch time, 3hrs in the show, back home that was my day!

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    Re: Best BETT freebie so far.

    We fly each year as it's cheaper than me driving down or getting the train. It's also a lot let less hassle!

    1. Turn up at airport 40 minutes before flight before flight, watch some Futurama on my Axim
    2. Spend an hour in the air watching Family Guy
    3. 15 Minutes on the Heathow Express into Paddington
    4. 20 Minutes on the tube to Olympia

    Out of interest has anyone been to the Education Interactives stand L51? We're demoing some 3D Mindmapping software called Mindscene that we've developed in conjunction with EIL.

    Fancy full colour stereoscopic projection that the kids love, strap a heartrate monitor an one of them and they get a 3D view of a heart floating in mid air beating with their own heart.

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    Re: Best BETT freebie so far.

    Usual stuff - though did get a nice pen that doubles as an LED torch - missed the wireless detectors though - damn!

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    Re: Best BETT freebie so far.

    LED Pen Torch, one of them would have been great, rats!

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    Re: Best BETT freebie so far.

    Keep your eyes peeled for a forth coming competition where there will be a few runner-up prizes of WiFi detectors courtesy of NetGear ...

    And yes ... Jen was very nice to so many techies that went up there asking for them.

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    Re: Best BETT freebie so far.

    Yup, Netgear have got a great asset with Jen, and ooooh Competitions! I like them!

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    Re: Best BETT freebie so far.

    Unfortunately Jen wasn't there on the Friday when I turned up, so no wifi detector for me. Missed out on the jars of BBC jam too I'm afraid.

    I did manage to get a bottle of wine from a fingerprint scanner guy and an unfeasibly large mug from Akhter. This year was also a bumper one for boiled sweets and rock - I'm not sure what that was about.

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    Re: Best BETT freebie so far.

    @ wireless hotspot detector\monitor.

    Its called a PDA lol ( obviously your pda has to have wireless ability :P )

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    I'd be happy with a mug lol

    Quote Originally Posted by Ross2k5 View Post
    no fair i did not see the netgear one otherwise i would of chatted for england t get a free wireless detector.

    Best freebie i got was a mug lol.

    Ross

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    I bet all the good stuff will be gone by Friday when I go Although, I'm happy enough with pens as they all slowly evaporate from my desk!

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