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Amazon Web Services Announces Amazon WorkMail
Posted on 29-Jan-2015 11:41

New email and calendaring service delivers security controls and built-in support for Microsoft Outlook and mobile email clients - all with the trusted reliability and performance of the AWS Cloud... Comments (Comments)

NZ Tech Podcast 214: Windows 10 — Google, Apple, Microsoft security — Spark and Vodafone
Posted on 29-Jan-2015 07:17

 I’m back on the NZ Tech Podcast with Paul Spain (@paulspain) and Nathan Mercer. We talk security wars between Google, Apple and Microsoft, changes at Spark and Vodafone including Chris Quin stepping down as CEO of Spark Home, Mobile, Business. We also discuss Cloudflare NZ, Protools free and spent more than half the podcast talking with Nathan Mercer […]... Comments (Comments)

New Dell KACE K1000 Appliance Delivers "Anypoint" Management
Posted on 28-Jan-2015 10:59

New Windows agentless inventory and monitoring bring integrated server management to organizations of all sizes.... Comments (Comments)

Certus Solutions announces MaaS offering
Posted on 28-Jan-2015 10:15

Certus Mobile is a complete MaaS solution that includes out-of-the box and customised mobile app development, hosting, device distribution and management capabilities, device and data security software, and ongoing maintenance and support.... Comments (Comments)

Givealittle reaches $20 million milestone
Posted on 27-Jan-2015 14:05

Users of have pushed the crowdfunding platform past another growth milestone, with the all-time total now surpassing $20 million.... Comments (Comments)

Chris Quinn to leave Spark New Zealand as part of leadership changes
Posted on 27-Jan-2015 09:01

Two years ago Spark New Zealand (Telecom at that time) embarked on a new strategy designed to transform the business from a traditional fixed and mobile infrastructure company to a future-oriented, competitive retailer of digital services delivered over their networks and the Cloud.... Comments (Comments)

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Am I going down? App for the fearful of flying.
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Which canon flash?
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Police Speed Campaign - Summer 2014/2015
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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)

Rapoo e9090p wireless keyboard review
Posted on 27-Jan-2015 15:09

The Rapoo e9090p is an ultra thin wireless keyboard with some attractive features.... Comments (Comments)

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This week we discuss security wars between Google, Apple and Microsoft, upcoming changes at Spark & Vodafone including Chris Quin stepping down as CEO of Spark Home, Mobile, Business. We also discuss Cloudflare NZ, Protools free and spent more than half the podcast talking with Nathan Mercer at Mic...
Paul Spain invites you to join him as he talks with a fascinating mix of exhibitors at the world's biggest tech event - CES 2015. Hear about NZ's Performance Labs, a tiny new robot, Mercedes-Benz new concept car, gadgets for kids, sport tech, smart locks, in car tech and more. This episode of NZ T...
As a travel junkie I travel to Australia pretty frequently - often half a dozen times per year or more. While looking at flights this afternoon I noticed Air New Zealand now charge more to book a return flight to Australia on a single ticket than they do to book two one way airfares on separate tick...
I am a big fan of Z station because I believe in keeping the money locally as much as possible. Recently, this has changed when I found out that their price is way too much more compared to the competitors.Tonight, I went to Gull station for refuel.The price was 96.9 cent if you use the regular pump...
Air New Zealand’s fuel hedging
Posted by sbiddle on 9-Jan-2015 21:35
With oil prices dropping we've seen many media in recent days ask why airfare prices aren't dropping. Clearly they're not smart enough to check the Air NZ annual report to see the current status of Air NZ's fuel hedging so I've done this for you. Most (but not all) airlines hedge fuel. With Air NZ's...
Anybody who knows me realises I love flying. Rather than flying direct from Wellington to Melbourne to spend a week over the Christmas holidays, I decided to fly from Wellington to Melbourne via Auckland and Sydney for a change. Why you might ask? Quite simply because I could. :-) The cost was minim...
Posted by nate on 6-Jan-2015 18:03
For a few months now, I've thought about blogging what it's like to be a cafe owner. As Kiwis, we spend a lot of time in cafes, but don't really know what goes on behind the scenes. I'm hoping to post regularly to this new blog about what's involved in running a cafe. I'll still keep blogging here...
I hope Russell Stanners had a good Xmas. My new years prediction is that it will be his last one as CEO of Vodafone New Zealand. I also pick 2015 as the year Vodafone could well exit the New Zealand market. For many years Vodafone New Zealand was the Southern Hemisphere money tree. It was the jewel ...
Undoubtably, surf lifesavers perform a sterling service. Particularly at beaches that have a track record of dangerous rips and consequent drownings. Long Bay Regional Park is one of the most popular parks in Auckland. It is also one of the safest beaches in the country. For surf lifesavers to erect...
Boxing Day Sales 2014 – Tech Specials
Posted by paulspain on 25-Dec-2014 09:00
It's become a bit of tradition for me to build a list of Boxing Day tech specials each year. Here's some of the best of Boxing Day 2014. Be sure to listen in to the NZ Tech Podcast to catch our opinions on some of tech below and keep up-to-date with what's happening in the technology world. (Check b...

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Police Speed Campaign - Summer 2014/2015
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Lootcrate is now an option in New Zealand
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UFB part install today
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Technicolor TG582n, Win 8.1 and BitTorrent Sync
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Which ADSL + Phone company has the best contention ratio for international traffic?
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Advice to get work in Network Engineering
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Vodafone cable prices going up
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Extraneous 'Notes' within all iPhone Contacts
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Elite Plan hardware?
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Just got new carrier settings from carrier, LTE, 4G not working now.
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Plastic distribution hub to house ONT and R7000 - Good idea? Where to buy?
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Unlimited broadband these days ..
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