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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)

Take Control of Apple Pages
Posted on 23-Jan-2015 14:49

If you find Apple Pages 5 puzzling or you want to get more out of the software Michael E. Cohenís US$20 Take Control of Pages is a good starting point. The 266 ebook is published by TidBits Publishing (ISBN: 9781615424320). On one level Cohen has written a comprehensive user manual for the software. The user […]... Comments (Comments)

Credit where credit is due on NZ tech regulation
Posted on 22-Jan-2015 12:50

From Andrew Cushen at InternetNZ writing in Flexibility of regulation for technology.: …the government moving relatively quickly to respond to technical innovation in a sensible, considered matter, and that seeks to accommodate that innovation rather than stifle it. …I hope that when we continue to talk to the government about challenges that regulation creates for […]... Comments (Comments)

Microsoft Windows 10 brings devices and holograms together for seamless experience
Posted on 22-Jan-2015 10:18

Microsoft Corp. unveiled a new generation of Windows, with a wide range of experiences designed to usher in a new era of more personal computing, as well as two new devices designed to extend the Windows experience from large screens to no screens.... Comments (Comments)

Amazon Web Services to use wind farm power
Posted on 21-Jan-2015 10:02

In November 2014, AWS shared its long-term commitment to achieve 100 percent renewable energy usage for the global AWS infrastructure footprint.... Comments (Comments)

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AdBlockers on Geekzone
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Police Speed Campaign - Summer 2014/2015
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Spark customers get Lightbox free for 12 months
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How (not) to run a hotel
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Windows 10 News - 22 Jan
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installing Windows on an iMac without OSX
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Police above the law ?
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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)

ADATA Premier Pro SP910 SSD review
Posted on 13-Jan-2015 10:41

The ADATA Premier Pro series is an affordable feature rich SSD series.... Comments (Comments)

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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...
We wrap up the year by looking at a strong increase in NZ broadband speeds, a new undersea cable (Tasman Global Access Cable) from Spark/Vodafone/Telstra, Symantec security predictions for 2015, new tablet keyboards from Logitech, Sky TV's Neon video-on-demand, Oculus new acquisition and more. Thi...

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Customer services changes
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(Rumour) Official Apple Store opening in Queen st.
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Warning over home fuel storage
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Can you help me to lobby the police, please?
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Windows 10 News - 22 Jan
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Canon Pixma MG5560 Multifunction printer/scanner/copier - $5.20 after cashback, including free shipping
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Internet issue while playing destiny.
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FS: Epson NX420 wireless printer/scanner
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EFF Move Your Domain Day
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BBC Racing Legends
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Magic TV 3600 random rebooting after upgrading to 3.18
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Elite Plan hardware?
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What is this type of grass that is slowly spreading in my lawn ?
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Kapiti Cable Congestion?
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TIDAL Lossless Music streaming
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Bad lower back.
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Is Slingshot having a price increase on ADSL/VDSL?
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Moving to Wellington - cable the best option?
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Slingshot *#!!@!!
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Fitbit friends.
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