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[Giveaway]Free Magazine Subscriptions and Holiday Promotions from Zinio

Ho Ho Ho – I am  your santa/father   pleased to announce that the kind folks over at  Zinio is very kind enough to giveaway 9 subscriptions to my readers which I’ll describe shortly on how you could win yourself one. Secondly , Zinio is having awesome holiday promotions whereby you could even win yourself an iPad Mini.

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For those of you who have not heard of  Zinio,  well  they are one of the largest online newsstands and bookstores, with thousands of digital titles from around the world available for reading – right from Readers Digest to Elle  . The beauty of it is that you could download in on your iPad/Android Tablets such as Nexus 7/10 and read while you are on the move. Plus you are going green as well (which is another reason why I like Zinio). On top of that , the Explore section lets you to read thousands of article for free (yep , you do not need a subscription for it).

 

Here are some of the awesome promotions which I think you should not miss.

 

Holiday Sale Part II

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Hurry up – It Ends on the 7th of January 2013 . You get 50% off on all their top 350 magazines , which is totally worth every cent that you pay!

 

My Zinio Holiday Sweepstakes (Psst – You may win an iPad Mini)

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It Ends on the 7th of January 2013 as well . There are 3 iPad mini to give given away. All you have to do is submit a picture of your favorite device and where you would use it to read Zinio. Easy isn’t it ? Click on the link to check out the details . Oh yes , the sweepstakes is only opened to legal residents of UNITED STATES OF AMERICA 

 

Zinio Subscription Giveaway 

Once again , I am very thankful to the great folks over at Zinio who provided me with 10 FREE full subscriptions to my readers and it is opened to all of my readers. Keep in mind that I would be taking up one , and the rest of the 9 subscriptions will be given to my readers. You’ll be getting the subscription for magazine of your choice and it is opened to everyone who resides in every single part of this world !

 

Cool…so how  do we enter ?

1. Just post a comment here stating your interest (i.e which magazine subscription that you would prefer). For the entire list , please check out Zinio

2. Just keep your fingers crossed ! (Some say that you’ll have do run around in circles to increase your chances of winning. I’m not sure , but just give it a shot)

3. ?????

4. PROFIT ! (if you are the chosen one)

 

So…How are  the winners selected ? 

Simple , I’ll be using Random.org to pick the winners. If you are the chosen ones , you’ll be contacted. Please keep in mind that you are REQUIRED TO PROVIDE YOUR FIRST NAME AND LAST NAME when you are contacted.

 

Terms & Conditions (The Legal stuff)

  • It is opened to everyone  (no country restrictions) 
  • The Winner’s name along with the Random Sequence would be published publicly.
  • Suppose if the winner is not contactable within 48 hours after the draw , a new winner would be selected
  • You need to ensure that your are contactable. Be sure to include your valid e-mail address and if possible include your First Name and your Last Name in the comments section. Alternatively you may use a nickname and I would contact you to gather your details 
  • THIS CONTEST WOULD RUN FROM 29th December – 5th January 2012 
  • 1 entry per participant (If it is found that you have cheated , you would be DISQUALIFIED) 

 

Privacy Policy

As a computer science graduate and as a blog owner , I know I hate spams and I treasure your data as well . So please kindly read our Privacy Policy on how we collect data and how we store them. For winners , basically I would collect your e-mail address ,first name and last name

 

and……*May the Force Be With You*

Good luck !

 

DISCLAIMER

I would like to thank the great folks over at Zinio for providing my readers my a chance to win a subscription of their choice. I also would like to acknowledge that I would be be taking up a subscription that was given to my readers personally for my own use.

 

ZTE Acqua V880E Smartphone X-Mas Giveaway

Ho Ho Ho – Merry Christmas . Do you want to win a cool-looking smartphone which is pretty straight forward and simple , without the need of sharing it in your Facebook Wall or doing some sort of ritual ? If so you have stepped into the right place !

 

This is the first giveaway that I’m doing in my site and I would like to thank ZTE Malaysia Sdn Bhd for sponsoring this prize. Well , what is the price you ask – Well it is a ZTE Acqua V880E Smartphone. It is simple and straight forward – No need to spam your Facebook Wall or Twitter to win. It is simple and straight forward – just like how I write my articles. What are you waiting for ? Still reading this – Skip it and read the fun part below

 

So What On Earth is a ZTE Acqua V880E Smartphone ? 

Don’t be clouded in the world of Samsung , Apple and Blackberries. ZTE produces telecommunication related stuff. Recently they have ventured into consumer products and one of their products is the ZTE Acqua V880E Smartphone. Let us take a look at the specifications of the ZTE Acqua V880E :-

 

  • 4-inch TFT capacitive touchscreen
  • Android OS v4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich)
  • 1Ghz single core Qualcomm MSM7227A Snapdragon CPU
  • 4 GB storage(2.5GB accessible), supports up to 32 GB microSD, 512 MB RAM
  • 3MP camera autofocus, LED flash, 0.3MP front camera
  • Bluetooth 2.1, WiFi, AGPS/GPS, HSPA(7.2Mbps)
  • Stereo FM radio with RDS
  • 1650mAh battery

 

This phone is worth RM 699 (Suggested Retail Price) and you can grab it for free by entering this very simple contest which I am organizing for the holidays (yes , you may call me Santa if you wish)

 

It looks so cool …so how  do we enter ?

It is simple , all you have to do is :-

1. Like ZTE Malaysia Facebook Page (It is important that you like them)

2. Answer the following questions and complete the slogan and post them as a comment on this entry

Q1 – When was the ZTE Acqua launched in Malaysia?

Q2 – Which version of the Android operating system comes preloaded on the ZTE Acqua V880E smartphone?

Slogan :- I want ZTE Acqua because ……

HINT HINT : You can find the answers in ZTE Malaysia Facebook page or via Google 😛 

3. Just keep your fingers crossed !

4. ?????

5. PROFIT ! (if you are the chosen one)

 

So…How is the winner selected ? 

I love being transparent on this. As long you have answered Q1 and Q2 correctly and your slogan is creative (as long it is not the generic ones like I want ZTE Acqua because it is awesome) . I will compile them into a list and feed it to the random number generator (I would be using Random.org)  . The random picker would pick a winner. It is simple as that and it would be made transparent. In sense the random number generator result will be posted on this blog

 

Terms & Conditions (The Legal stuff)

  • It is only for Malaysians residing in Malaysia (Sorry – International Readers !)
  • The winner would not have to pay a cent for shipping and handling and the phone would be delivered to anywhere in Malaysia
  • The Winner’s name along with the Random Sequence would be published publicly.
  • Suppose if the winner is not contactable within 48 hours after the draw , a new winner would be selected
  • You need to ensure that your NAME (at least your First Name)  in Facebook and e-mail that you use to “like” in Facebook matches my record. Failure to do so may result in disqualification 
  • THIS CONTEST WOULD RUN FROM 11th December – 18th December 2012 

 

Privacy Policy

As a computer science graduate and as a blog owner , I know I hate spams and I treasure your data as well . So please kindly read our Privacy Policy on how we collect data and how we store them. For winners , basically I would collect your address , full name (as in IC) and your contact details. These information would be supplied to ZTE in order for them to send you the phone via parcel. Your information would be kept private and your e-mail address would not be used for spams or bad things (you have my word on that !)

 

Oh one more thing

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Winner has been selected ! – Read more here

Good luck and once again “May the Force be with you” !