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Nanogirl Tour reaches 7500 across first three centres
Posted on 9-Dec-2016 11:09

With the support of Spark, the University of Auckland Faculty of Engineering, the MacDiarmid Institute and Beca, the tour is visiting seven centres around New Zealand between December 2nd and December 17th.... Comments (Comments)

Samsung Electronics partners with Te Papa Bug Lab
Posted on 9-Dec-2016 11:03

Samsung Electronics New Zealand is supporting Te Papa as the technology partner on blockbuster summer exhibition Bug Lab.... Comments (Comments)

Samsung Smart Fridge lands in New Zealand
Posted on 9-Dec-2016 10:30

New Family Hub refrigerator features a built in WiFi enabled touchscreen that lets you manage groceries and connect with your family.... Comments (Comments)

Vocus enters business security solutions segment
Posted on 8-Dec-2016 19:52

The importance of protecting business information as cyber-attacks continue to escalate has seen leading telco Vocus Communications launch new products to help businesses protect against cyber threats and limit any downtime with a cloud based data backup service.... Comments (Comments)

Air New Zealand signs contract with Inmarsat for in-flight WiFi
Posted on 8-Dec-2016 11:43

Inmarsat has signed a contract with Air New Zealand to provide Global Xpress (GX) connectivity across the airline's long-haul and short-haul fleets.... Comments (Comments)

True Key by Intel Security adopts Windows Hello
Posted on 7-Dec-2016 20:36

Integration allows True Key extension to leverage the power of Windows Hello's secure authentication factors to provide a more secure long in and authentication experience with new browser support for Microsoft Edge.... Comments (Comments)

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Gareth Morgan is a genius
Created by Satch, last reply by JayADee on 11-Dec-2016 14:22 (181 replies)
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NZ Prime Minister John Key Resigns
Created by ajobbins, last reply by Fred99 on 11-Dec-2016 07:35 (222 replies)
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The President Of The USA - Who do you think?
Created by TimA, last reply by DarthKermit on 10-Dec-2016 20:29 (913 replies)
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Spark wireless broadband and home /lan access: CGNAT limitations
Created by yokkem, last reply by BarTender on 8-Dec-2016 15:57 (19 replies)
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Spark not planning to deploy native IPv6 at all. Ever.
Created by Erayd, last reply by sbiddle on 7-Dec-2016 20:57 (19 replies)
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Woooaaahh earthquake 2016-11-14
Created by Fred99, last reply by DarthKermit on 9-Dec-2016 16:16 (471 replies)
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Wilson's Car Park - When Free is not free
Created by nzkiwiman, last reply by cr250bromo on 9-Dec-2016 09:30 (51 replies)
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JB Hifi Cost & GST Sale - 7th Dec
Created by Finch, last reply by Kopkiwi on 7-Dec-2016 15:11 (16 replies)
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Constant Vigil Lite UPS for UFB
Posted on 30-Oct-2016 17:03

Constant Vigil is about to release a new UPS that can neatly integrate into your UFB setup.... Comments (Comments)

Ring Video Doorbell review
Posted on 26-Oct-2016 15:08

House automation was just taken to next level in New Zealand with the launch of Ring doorbell, an Internet-connected doorbell with some nifty features.... Comments (Comments)

Garmin vivomove review
Posted on 21-Aug-2016 18:57

The Garmin vivomove is a good looking activity tracker that resembles an analog watch. It is closer to a sport watch but the ability to swap wriststraps makes it easy to adapt to different social situations.... Comments (Comments)

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This week on NZ Tech Podcast we discussed Amazon Go – the new bricks & mortar supermarket with checkouts. In studio guest James MacAvoy shared about NZ startup Goodnest and how it provides discount access to cleaners, electricians and other homes service. Ex Game producer Himanshu Khanna ta...
It has been just over a year since Sky launched its OnDemand service. Over that time I have recorded its additions and deletions and, like all streaming services, the content that it offers changes from time to time as programming rights reach the end of the contract period (and new content deals a...
SkyOndemand - Catchup TV
Posted by ockel on 7-Dec-2016 16:36
Just discovered that Sky has added Catchup TV to its OnDemand offering. In true Sky fashion there has been no communication, no details on the Sky Ondemand website or even buried in its online help. It appears that there is either more catchup programming on a series-as-its-screening basis. Or it...
Sky OnDemand - Whats new in November in Movies
Posted by ockel on 10-Nov-2016 20:32
Every month I'll try to document the additions (and deletions) from its ondemand library. SkyOnDemand now has 371 movies available for Movie subscribers 27 movies available for Basic subscribers (at no additional charge) plus 8 movies for Rialto subscribers OnDemand movies totaling more th...
Every month I'll try to document the additions (and deletions) from its ondemand library. The evidence of HD (720p!) content is "sparse" and there is still no tagging or categorisation of HD content. SkyOnDemand now has 377 box sets for all Basic subscribers (at no additional cost) 45 additi...
In my inbox this morning I received an announcement of Air New Zealand's new Flexitime Membership. It's been a while since Air New Zealand made any significant changes to their domestic flight offerings, and if you're a frequent flyer this membership represents a true bargain that could easily pay f...
Earlier this week I had the chance to attend this year's Microsoft Ignite New Zealand. This was the ninth year I attended the event, previously known as Microsoft TechEd. Many, many things changed over the years and while Microsoft Ignite is still a technology event at heart, things changed, just t...

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Having a bit of wifi issues with the hg659b
Created by anotherasian, last reply by anotherasian on 11-Dec-2016 15:03

Long wheelbase 4x4 chassis
Created by Tbirdnz, last reply by Sidestep on 11-Dec-2016 15:03 (8 replies)

Sky HDMI out specs?
Created by Rikkitic, last reply by Rikkitic on 11-Dec-2016 15:00 (2 replies)

Dashcam worth the effort? Giving Evidence to damage caused?
Created by lNomNoml, last reply by richms on 11-Dec-2016 14:51 (16 replies)
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Overseas roaming, texting etc
Created by DamageInc, last reply by Stu on 11-Dec-2016 14:47 (4 replies)

Plugging power board into single outlet surge protector?
Created by mb82, last reply by westom on 11-Dec-2016 14:47 (3 replies)

Ability to update firmware on an older Tivo
Created by red89mx, last reply by red89mx on 11-Dec-2016 14:41 (4 replies)

Furniture Polish
Created by networkn, last reply by dusty42 on 11-Dec-2016 14:32 (7 replies)

Rethinking my network setup
Created by kaczor47, last reply by kaczor47 on 11-Dec-2016 14:30

Gareth Morgan is a genius
Created by Satch, last reply by JayADee on 11-Dec-2016 14:22 (181 replies)
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Recommend me a Sensor cleaning service
Created by kobiak, last reply by Stu on 11-Dec-2016 14:22 (6 replies)

What TV series episode did you watch and how was it?
Created by TimA, last reply by Stu on 11-Dec-2016 14:16 (699 replies)
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Replacement for Heywire?
Created by CruciasNZ, last reply by CruciasNZ on 11-Dec-2016 14:05

Help me choose a BBQ
Created by ScuL, last reply by dusty42 on 11-Dec-2016 14:00 (119 replies)
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Help with wireless
Created by howdystranger, last reply by howdystranger on 11-Dec-2016 13:51

Besides Spark, MyRepublic & WorldNet, who provisions voice on the ATA in the ONT rather than on a modem?
Created by kiwiexile, last reply by vexxxboy on 11-Dec-2016 13:40 (8 replies)

WTD - Batteries from Prius, Lexus, Camry and other Toyota Hybrids + ECU (computers)
Created by RUKI, last reply by sbiddle on 11-Dec-2016 13:11 (3 replies)

Faulty new VDSL connection - what maybe the cause?
Created by taless, last reply by hio77 on 11-Dec-2016 12:54 (26 replies)
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VDSL Filter install and Attenuation
Created by argentum66, last reply by hio77 on 11-Dec-2016 12:51 (21 replies)
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Control of a 12v fan circuit - wifi, wired - home automation
Created by davidcole, last reply by RUKI on 11-Dec-2016 12:43 (9 replies)