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New Zealand Tech Export grows to $8.3 billion
Posted on 23-Oct-2014 09:25

IT Services growth slowed for the $ 1.2 billion revenue TIN100 sector in 2014; but Software Development companies continued to grow strongly in most markets, increasing total revenue by 15%.... Comments (Comments)


Enable Services targets early completion of fibre broadband roll-out
Posted on 22-Oct-2014 11:30

Enable Services Limited (ESL) has reported a significant acceleration in the local ultra-fast broadband (UFB) roll-out and an even more aggressive programme for the coming year in its 2014 Annual Result.... Comments (Comments)

IBM stumbles on path to cloud
Posted on 21-Oct-2014 11:28

IBM needs to reinvent itself to deal with cloud computing. Although the job was never going to be easy, IBM has an enviable track record on major change. It is the organisation that defined the original computer business. IBM built a monopoly and lead the mainframe era. Although it was late into the PC game, […]... Comments (Comments)

Intergen acquisition by ASX-listed Empired creates largest Australasian Microsoft services provider
Posted on 21-Oct-2014 10:45

The deal creates the largest Trans-Tasman Microsoft services provider with 825 staff across 15 Australasian locations and one North American office.... Comments (Comments)

Spark partners with Facebook and Twitter to launch Socialiser
Posted on 21-Oct-2014 08:47

New Spark partnership with Facebook and Twitter gives customers 1GB of free data to access both mobile apps every month, for the life of their plan.... Comments (Comments)

Connectivity and Your Business
Posted on 20-Oct-2014 19:34

Big or small, venerable institution or start-up, to be successful today's business will need all the benefits that digital technology brings to the party.... Comments (Comments)



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How stable are snap IP addresses?
Created by Physn, last reply by Oriphix on 23-Oct-2014 18:09 (20 replies)
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Speed limit when overtaking? Teach me please.
Created by nakedmolerat, last reply by SteveON on 23-Oct-2014 23:20 (18 replies)
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$39 iPhone plan goneburger
Created by MadEngineer, last reply by MadEngineer on 23-Oct-2014 22:23 (17 replies)
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Spark Socialiser
Created by freitasm, last reply by freitasm on 22-Oct-2014 18:39 (34 replies)
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American legal jurisdiction in New Zealand
Created by ajobbins, last reply by gzt on 21-Oct-2014 14:58 (30 replies)
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iPad Air 2 and iPad Mini 3. Gonna get one?
Created by Dingbatt, last reply by Handle9 on 23-Oct-2014 21:53 (101 replies)
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Snap have failed our company!
Created by dafman, last reply by kornflake on 23-Oct-2014 17:41 (37 replies)
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Thief taunts 12 year old via stolen laptop
Created by macuser, last reply by charsleysa on 22-Oct-2014 23:49 (12 replies)



Rapoo Mechanical Keyboard KX review
Posted on 29-Sep-2014 14:46

We look at a small but fully-feature mechanical keyboard.... Comments (Comments)

QNAP TS-451 review
Posted on 23-Sep-2014 14:31

We have looked at many Network Attached Storage (NAS) devices over the years and the last two years this category has shown consistent improvements in software and increase in performance.... Comments (Comments)


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paulspain
This week the NZ Tech Podcast discusses Apple's product refresh across iPad, iMac, iOS and OS X, hear about a massive phishing attack in China, Intergen's sale, Microsoft's Azure data centre launch in Sydney, Spark's Socialiser and the $US179 tablet/laptop hybrid. This NZ Tech Podcast hosted by Pa...
sbiddle
Unless you've been living on another planet for the last 18 months, you'll know that the price of copper based Internet access in New Zealand had been a hot political issue. As part of the separation of Telecom into a retail company (Telecom, now Spark), and an infrastructure provider (Chorus), the ...
Hotel review – Mercure Auckland
Posted by sbiddle on 19-Oct-2014 14:58
sbiddle
Anybody who follows my blog will have spotted a number of hotel and airline reviews that have crept in during the last year. While I love tech, I love travel even more. I love writing about things and getting to interact with people with similar interests, and get a lot of emails from people who hav...
freitasm
There's a long discussion on Geekzone on why won't you try Windows Phone. Interestingly a lot is talked about the apps (or lack of them). Also there's a lot of talk about the user interface on these apps. Some people don't like the way Windows Phone apps look, but I've found that most of the apps ac...
paulspain
On this episode we're hands on with Sony's upcoming Xperia Z3 and Z3 Compact smartphones along with Samsung's impressive Gear VR, Note 4 and Gear S. We also cover the Dropbox password leak, Bigpipe's new Ultra-Fast Broadband plans, MyRepublic's NZ arrival and Semble's mobile wallet with ASB, BNZ, 2...
paulspain
This week - a focus on Windows 10 and new low cost Windows tablets, Dubai police to get Google Glass, Singapore internet provider MyRepublic gears up for NZ launch, Hewlett-Packard decides it's time to break up, Marriott Hotels fined for Wi-Fi block and new .NZ domain names launch. This NZ Tech Po...
Minister for Economic Development...
Posted by freitasm on 6-Oct-2014 11:27
freitasm
Just looking through the new MInisterial List announced 6th October and I see Hon Steven Joyce is Minister for Economic Development, which according to a footnote 'portfolio includes responsibility for ICT', and in the next page we find that Hon Amy Adams is Minister for Communications. It looks lik...
sbiddle
Complaints about poor WiFi performance are one of the biggest issues facing the average internet user right now. With most people now relying on phones, tablets and laptops for their Internet fix, the days of a cabled Ethernet connection being the norm is well and truly over. Unlike a cabled Etherne...
paulspain
This week we are hands on with both the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, Paul attends Digital Nationz tech museum and tries out Rex Bionics and the Segway. We also try the Spaced360 bluetooth speaker, get an update on Quickflix, hear about new low cost Windows devices from HP and highlight two interesti...
sbiddle
Disruptive. It's a word that I don't like, but it has become a very common catchphrase these days to describe the now common scenario of a new entrant causing grief for existing players in a market. Right now disruptive new entrants in the market are causing grief for taxi companies worldwide. I've...


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Speed limit when overtaking? Teach me please.
Created by nakedmolerat, last reply by SteveON on 23-Oct-2014 23:20 (18 replies)
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Where next for Bigpipe UFB?
Created by wiggles, last reply by sexymonkeys on 23-Oct-2014 23:17 (29 replies)
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DrayTek Vigor 120 - Linksys WRT1900ac on Spark NZ
Created by mdcan, last reply by mdcan on 23-Oct-2014 23:07 (15 replies)

[WTB] Roku Streaming Stick - HDMI version
Created by stuzz, last reply by zespri on 23-Oct-2014 23:06 (2 replies)

C'mon, double that 500 MB $19 carryover combo data
Created by Newtown, last reply by jonathan18 on 23-Oct-2014 23:05 (8 replies)

Upgrading to Telecom (spark) Fibre - process?
Created by sarahfoxnz, last reply by InstallerUFB on 23-Oct-2014 23:04 (39 replies)
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What are peoples experiences with Specsavers ?
Created by xlinknz, last reply by xlinknz on 23-Oct-2014 23:02 (4 replies)

Free doctors visits and prescriptions for kids
Created by wodger, last reply by joker97 on 23-Oct-2014 22:58 (10 replies)

The despairingly poor state of optometry retail in NZ
Created by dejadeadnz, last reply by xlinknz on 23-Oct-2014 22:55 (93 replies)
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Issues with Spark's 12 month contract.
Created by mAYH3M, last reply by mAYH3M on 23-Oct-2014 22:53 (8 replies)

continuing email problems
Created by GEOMAX, last reply by mattwnz on 23-Oct-2014 22:53 (2 replies)

WTB: Draytek Vigor Modem
Created by kiwijunglist, last reply by michaelmurfy on 23-Oct-2014 22:50 (2 replies)

spark outage second time in a week
Created by lestag, last reply by tdgeek on 23-Oct-2014 22:48 (6 replies)

ASB Visa "looks like a Dorito". (Replacing MC)
Created by tardtasticx, last reply by Kyanar on 23-Oct-2014 22:46 (16 replies)
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$39 iPhone plan goneburger
Created by MadEngineer, last reply by MadEngineer on 23-Oct-2014 22:23 (17 replies)
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Phishing Email From Vodafone IP
Created by Oldhat, last reply by MadEngineer on 23-Oct-2014 22:19 (4 replies)

iPad Air 2 & iPhone 6 Personal Hotspot
Created by Paul1977, last reply by tdgeek on 23-Oct-2014 22:17 (7 replies)

Selecting an IP PABX
Created by antz86, last reply by michaelmurfy on 23-Oct-2014 22:14 (20 replies)
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Netflix on Sony BDP-S480
Created by Ronin, last reply by Ronin on 23-Oct-2014 22:14 (2 replies)

iPad Air 2 and iPad Mini 3. Gonna get one?
Created by Dingbatt, last reply by Handle9 on 23-Oct-2014 21:53 (101 replies)
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