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Veeam Announces New Veeam Availability Suite v9 and EMC VNX Snapshot Integration
Posted on 29-May-2015 20:18

Veeam delivers availability for the modern data center through integration with EMC VNX and VNXe Hybrid Flash Storage Arrays in the new Veeam Availability Suite v9.... Comments (Comments)

Ideas flow in inaugural IdeaStarter competition
Posted on 29-May-2015 20:06

Almost 150 young, would-be Auckland entrepreneurs have taken the opportunity to test their business ideas by entering the inaugural IdeaStarter - a competition which backs young people to turn their energy and ideas into opportunities.... Comments (Comments)

Spotify lands on Android Wear
Posted on 29-May-2015 20:02

The application allows users to navigate through music selections or browse to discover something new.... Comments (Comments)

Christchurch Red Bus drivers use virtual reality driving simulator for training
Posted on 29-May-2015 19:37

Red Bus drivers have been training on world-leading virtual reality technology to prepare them ahead of using the new Christchurch Bus Interchange.... Comments (Comments)

MYOB strengthens payroll offering in NZ with acquisition of Ace Payroll
Posted on 28-May-2015 12:41

Ace Payroll is the third New Zealand company to be acquired by MYOB in two years, and follows the integration of BankLink (acquired in 2013) and PayGlobal (acquired in 2014).... Comments (Comments)

Fronde wins NetSuite APAC Solution Provider Partner of the Year Award
Posted on 28-May-2015 09:53

Fronde has received its first NetSuite APAC Solution Provider Partner of the Year award, in recognition of its ten year expertise in delivering NetSuite's cloud-based business management solutions in Australia and New Zealand.... Comments (Comments)

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Recommend me some TV series to watch? What's your favorite TV series?
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Canon 70-200 f4 IS - focus problem?
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Camera for travel etc. Mirrorless?
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Helmet mounted spotlights - legality?
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Any UFB providers able to do untagged ONT port?
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Best UFB Provider? Spark, Vodafone or Snap?
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Hulu cracking down
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Changing of our flag , Yes or No.
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Fitbit Surge review
Posted on 24-May-2015 18:37

A look at the Fitbit Surge, a smart tracking device.... Comments (Comments)

DLink DSL-2900 AL Viper review
Posted on 24-May-2015 18:21

The new DLink DSL-2900 AL Viper xDLS/UFB router is a step in the right direction: it brings a design created to enhance wireless connections while at the same time it introduces a modern user interface that is very simple to use and understand.... Comments (Comments)

Samsung Wireless Audio-Multiroom review
Posted on 24-May-2015 17:59

We look at the Samsung Wireless Audio-Multiroom speaker system, a versatile speaker system.... Comments (Comments)

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Penny wise, Pound Foolish - The Google Trap.
Posted by nunz on 27-May-2015 15:58
I've been thinking - which is never a safe thing to do if you are me, about the saying, "Penny wise - pound foolish." and it's applicability to business. I've mostly been thinking about this in relation to software and cloud services. Over the last few years the growing awareness of Open Source Soft...
We talk with Neighbourly co-founder Casey Eden about this growing local social network, along with discussion about new tech from Toyota and Audi, a streaming video service that wants to compete with piracy, and some fascinating Google and Microsoft news. This NZ Tech Podcast hosted by Paul Spain (...
When to upgrade to higher quality hosting?
Posted by cyberhub on 14-May-2015 14:16
This is how it all starts - your email bounces back, you try and decipher the bounce back message and it says something like 'the email server has rejected your email because of reputation.' You think to your self 'What does that even mean?' After several hours of trying to figure out the issue and...
We discuss an autonomous truck becoming approved on US roads, Apple's force touch technology, a $9 computer Netflix data impact, tax changes for online services, new smartphones from Microsoft, a very robust Samsung tablet and finally a stylish wearable device. This NZ Tech Podcast hosted by Paul ...
Posted by MrWestie on 9-May-2015 10:24
I have been helping a friend out with an extended warranty claim at dicksmith.They have basically mucked her around and trying to fob her off.Maybe a little social media pressure will make them do the right thing. :)Her story
There has been a lot of discussion in the media in recent days regarding the UFB (Ultrafast Broadband) fibre rollout and the issues surrounding both voice only plans and the availability of phone services over UFB during a power cut. Due to a large amount of misinformation that's been spread surroun...
In this episode we discuss the smartphone that morphs into a PC, Spark's latest UFB moves including landlines over UFB without an Internet connection, Microsoft's news from Build, Tesla puts power in your home with Powerwall, the end of the Internet, LED carpet, Kickstarting a smart desk plus Xero ...
Keeping your Google password safe
Posted by nate on 30-Apr-2015 16:24
Phishing attacks really are the worst. They are a page that looks exactly like a legitimate login page you are familiar with (such as Google, Facebook, Twitter etc) but behind the scenes they are actually sending your email address and password to a third party. With these details they can cause a...
Paul acquires an Apple Watch in Los Angeles, and also spends time with the new MacBook, Microsoft Surface 3, Huawei TalkBand B2. Also - Open Source Open Society Conference, Xero results, Internet speeds and Netflix, Uber price increase. This NZ Tech Podcast hosted by Paul Spain (@paulspain) with gu...
This week Paul Spain joins Jack Schofield (The Guardian, ZDNet) to discuss Google's 'Mobilegeddon' search rankings shakeup, Microsoft's first store outside North America arriving in Sydney, Australia trying to catch up on domain names, Dell's new XPS 13, DAB (Digital Audio Broadcasting) and killing...

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Assassins Creed Unity - Bastille Edition on PC for $19.98
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Cable Internet - Upgrading Router/Modem for performance
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Vodafone Smart Prime $149
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Camera for travel etc. Mirrorless?
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Recommend me some TV series to watch? What's your favorite TV series?
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Geekzone Rugby (Union) Discussion Thread
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Moto E (2015)
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Slow downs on an evening all of a sudden
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HP Laserjet Pro M276NW Colour Multifunction $99.40
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HP M276nw LaserJet Pro 200 colour All-in-One Printer $99
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Constantly Line Drop/Modem restarts under load!!
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Fibre TV Being Retired
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Dynamix UPS - Battery Replacement
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New Car - Old Car - Decisions, Decisions
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So, how do I ...?
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LG G WATCH R Discussion
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The headphones thread! [Sorry about your wallet]
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Sony Smartwatch 3 Owners Thread
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New budget laptop advice...
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DIY - Motorised Spa Pool Lid Opener
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