Tag Archives: customers

Redmi Note 4 Blast Video ‘Fake’, Says Xiaomi; Blames Faulty Third-Party Charger for Customer’s Woes

Xiaomi has responded to a video claiming a Redmi Note 4 unit caught fire spontaneously in Bengaluru, saying the video is fake and not of a Xiaomi device at all. While acknowledging that a Redmi Note 4 unit owned by one Arjun did suffer fire damage in Bengaluru, the company after a “thorough technical investigation” determined the damage was caused due to a faulty third-party… Read More »

Tesco is ‘overcharging customers’ by wrongly advertising out of date offers

Tesco customers are being ripped off by out-of-date price offers which do not get applied at the till, an investigation has found. Expired offers were found at 33 of 50 stores visited by the BBC’s Inside Out programme over a period of three-months in the West Midlands, Liverpool and Leeds. The investigation revealed that in some cases, multi-buy… Read More »

Tesco refuses to ban pyjama-wearing customers from their supermarkets

Tesco has said customers wearing nightclothes in its stores was “not a big issue” after an angry shopper called for a ban on wearing pyjamas and slippers in shops. A “pyjama row” erupted after a customer posted a message on the supermarket’s Facebook page asking mangers to enforce new rules alongside a picture of two women wearing dressing… Read More »

Millions of bank customers on raw deals, figures suggest

Millions of people who have basic bank accounts may be paying higher fees than necessary, government figures indicate. Basic bank accounts are designed for people who do not already have a bank account and are ineligible for a standard current account. While eight million people have basic accounts, around half of them are still liable to pay fees… Read More »

Angry Aldi customers are hitting back at the chain’s latest social media mishap

ALDI Australia is under fire over yet another cringe-worthy social media fail. The supermarket chain’s Facebook page put up a post this morning asking followers to comment with their “best animal joke”, to promote their farmyard planters on sale. Awks.Source:Facebook The post sparked an immediate backlash of sarcastic comments in response to the recent controversy over its continued… Read More »

Microsoft aims to tempt customers from Oracle to SQL Server 2016 with free licences

Microsoft is trying to lure customers into migrating from other database platforms to SQL Server 2016 by offering free licences. The catch is that customers need to be part of Microsoft’s Software Assurance licensing scheme. The move was detailed at the firm’s Data Driven event in New York this week, which kicked off a series of activities intended… Read More »