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How (and why) New Zealand bucks worldwide PC sales trend
Posted on 3-Mar-2015 15:01

New Zealand PC sales surged in 2014. IDCís Asia/Pacific Quarterly PC Tracker unit reports sales grew almost 16 percent during the year. That total zoomed past IDCís already bullish forecast. New Zealanders snapped up 774,400 units in 2014. We purchased 218,000 units in the fourth quarter alone.... Comments (Comments)


Netflix will begin streaming in Australia and New Zealand on 24 March
Posted on 3-Mar-2015 13:39

Starting today, consumers in Australia and New Zealand can find the latest updates on Netflix content and social happenings via the company's local Twitter and Instagram, Facebook and Tumblr accounts.... Comments (Comments)

Sony delivers new mid-range smartphones with Xperia M4 Aqua
Posted on 3-Mar-2015 10:25

Sony Mobile is changing its mid-range device strategy with the introduction of Xperia M4 Aqua - a smartphone bringing Sony’s leadership in camera, design, battery and performance to an accessible price point.... Comments (Comments)

Microsoft introduces Lumia 640 and Lumia 640 XL smartphones
Posted on 2-Mar-2015 23:25

New devices are upgradeable to Windows 10, come in dual SIM versions and offer full Office experience with Office 365 subscription included.... Comments (Comments)

SOTI MobiControl 12.1 integrates Android for Work, Samsung KNOX 2.4 and Advanced iOS enrollment
Posted on 2-Mar-2015 23:20

SOTI Inc. has announced the general availability of SOTI MobiControl 12.1. This new version represents the first same-day enterprise mobility management solution of devices using Android for Work. Also included in this release is support for Samsung KNOX, as well as a streamlined deployment of iOS devices.... Comments (Comments)

BlackBerry Announces New Cross-platform EMM Cloud for Enterprises and SMBs
Posted on 2-Mar-2015 23:15

BlackBerry has announced BES12 Cloud, a cloud-based enterprise mobility management solution that will offer easy management of iOS, Android, Windows Phone, BlackBerry 10 smartphones and tablets, as well as a wide range of Samsung KNOX and Android for Work smartphones and tablets.... Comments (Comments)



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Why does Lightbox have a suicide wish?
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Accuracy of UFB dates on Chorus website
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Uber Taxi Rides - $10 off first ride.
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The Evil that is ISIS
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Spark Open Term Plan Changes? (27/2)
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Car Finance Help
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HTC Re camera review
Posted on 12-Feb-2015 13:26

Ever felt that taking photos with your smartphone is kind of cumbersome? What about an easy to use camera that pairs with your smartphone but doesn't need it all the time?... Comments (Comments)

Acronis True Image Unlimited 2015 review
Posted on 30-Jan-2015 10:03

In my view Acronis True image has been for years the gold standard for PC image backups. For me it all started with Norton Ghost but since Symantec retired that product Acronis True Image software took that space.... Comments (Comments)


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TextSecure: Now for iOS
Posted by muppet on 3-Mar-2015 12:47
muppet
In my previous blog I talked about the Android TextSecure app. Now, finally, it's available on iOS and is fully compatible with the Android TextSecure app.As always, it's free and it's fully open source. There's no hidden "trust us, it's safe" crypto code here.If you want proper end-to-end privacy...
New Zealand VEX Robotics Championships 2015
Posted by hairy1 on 27-Feb-2015 11:54
hairy1
This weekend (28th February / 1st March) sees the New Zealand VEX Robotics championships being held at the Vodafone Events Centre. The VEX Robotics Competition has more than 10,000 teams from 32 countries playing in over 750 tournaments worldwide. Each year, an exciting engineering challenge is pre...
paulspain
This week - UE Mega Boom, fabric printing for fashion designers, Lenovo and Superfish Adware, Tomizone update, Catalyst NZ cloud, Zomato, Blackberry Classic, Android malware that operates when your phone is off, is NSA/GCHQ listening to your calls? This NZ Tech Podcast hosted by Paul Spain (@paulsp...
sbiddle
If you're a frequent flyer you'll be used to the benefits that some with status with an airline such as lounge access, priority boarding, preferred seating and so on. Qantas are clearly keen to target New Zealand based frequent flyers by offering a status match to Qantas Gold for New Zealand residen...
The Coffee Table Project
Posted by Dav4122 on 21-Feb-2015 10:44
Dav4122
So I got married on the 16th of January, and in the month or so before the wedding my wife to be had expressed an interest (look how diplomatic my wording is) in getting a coffee table for our lounge. This is where all her wedding glamour shots would be happening so she was keen for a high quality p...
nakedmolerat
2Degrees has kept their word since launch - to provide the best value in mobile market.In September, I compared vodafone and 2degrees share plan. I did'nt switch to 2Degrees as vodafone was able to offer me a comparable data for the price I was paying after talking to the retention team.I always won...
paulspain
This week Raglan drone maker Aeronavics raises $1.5m, will Apple enter car market, NSA hacks hard disks, Kiwi Zane Lowe to join Apple, Rapidshare to close, Megaupload conviction, a wearable that Zaps you, Parrot Zik 2.0 headphones, Windows 10 for phones. This NZ Tech Podcast hosted by Paul Spain (@...
POLi and no-mans land liability
Posted by nate on 17-Feb-2015 11:35
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On one side we have POLi, the payment processor that wraps around your browser as you login to your online banking, and watches as you make a direct credit payment to a merchant. The benefit to you as a consumer is there is no credit card surcharge payable for the merchant, so they pass this benefi...
sbiddle
NZ has fantastic broadband. I've written about this plenty of times, and it seems that many NZers are finally beginning to accept that despite certain ISPs and political parties having bombarded us with propaganda telling us that we have "3rd world internet", that we actually have both a world class...
A simple offer?
Posted by gnfb on 14-Feb-2015 15:21
gnfb
I do not receive a lot of snail mail/physical mail these days. Courier yes, about once a day on average. The metal box , standing proud, in the drive receives few visitors, other than from the neighborhood dogs. But this morning there was a solo delivery. The local Newspaper Wanganui Chronicle was ...


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PIPO Quad Core 'TV Box'
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User account to connect to Windows 8.1 machine for shares?
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Sky at new home
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HRV installation help
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CRM + Billing + Stock Management
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Has anyone sucessfully setup a Yeastar MyPBX SOHO with WxC?
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NV4V having apple mac Wifi connectivity issues
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Eh? Worksafe vs WINZ
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SSL certificates for .co.nz?
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Why does Lightbox have a suicide wish?
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lifetime free webhosting just got cut short
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