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Paging network to be shut down in New Zealand
Posted on 31-Jul-2015 19:00

After several years of review Spark New Zealand has announced its decision to decommission the legacy paging network on 31 March 2017.... Comments (Comments)


CESG Certified Professional scheme extended to Australia, New Zealand, Canada and the US
Posted on 30-Jul-2015 09:53

APMG International is working with CESG, the Information Security arm of GCHQ, to deliver its cyber security competency scheme for Information Assurance (IA) professionals outside of the UK for the first time.... Comments (Comments)

Windows 10 now available in New Zealand as a free upgrade
Posted on 29-Jul-2015 16:20

Microsoft's newest Windows 10 operating system is now available in New Zealand as a free upgrade to eligible devices, or with new PCs and tablets.... Comments (Comments)

2degrees launches into broadband market today
Posted on 28-Jul-2015 07:54

2degrees officially enters the broadband market today with the launch of its first consumer plans.... Comments (Comments)

Parrot to release new Minidrones in Australia and New Zealand
Posted on 24-Jul-2015 08:23

Thirteen new drones come with features including LEDs for night activities, mic and speaker and cameras to control from smartphones and tablets.... Comments (Comments)

Yahoo TV launches in New Zealand
Posted on 23-Jul-2015 15:09

Yahoo New Zealand has announced the launch of Yahoo TV, offering Kiwis exclusive premieres, box sets and catch-up TV on demand, for free.... Comments (Comments)



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What time does windows 10 go live?
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Just installed Windows 10 on release and have questions... Post here
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Do I need to have 7 installed to get 10 ?
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GST refund on imports returned due to size issues
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New site and UFB plans
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How do Tosh Computers manage to avoid GST being charged?
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Time to update yet?
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Laptop purchase review
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Constant Vigil Sentry Lite DC UPS Review
Posted on 1-Jul-2015 17:03

The Sentry Lite is designed to provide backup power to support an internet connection during a power cut, specifically providing power to homes using the new fibre internet being rolled out around New Zealand.... Comments (Comments)

Dyson DC65 Animal vacuum cleaner review
Posted on 14-Jun-2015 15:51

It is incredible the amount of dust our home accumulates. We have been using a Dyson vacuum cleaner for years but have never really tried an upright model, so the DC65 was a good surprise.... Comments (Comments)

HP EliteBook 1020 G1 review
Posted on 1-Jun-2015 14:45

HP introduced a new series of very slim and light business laptops with plenty of enterprise and security features to satisfy the most demanding IT infrastructures.... Comments (Comments)


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sbiddle
Spark yesterday announced it was planning to shut down it's nationwide paging network at the end of March 2017. Unlike usual telco announcements this doesn't seem to have attracted a single mainstream media story, any significant social media discussion, or even the creation of a thread here on Geek...
paulspain
This week we jump into Yahoo TV, Freeview Plus, Car Hacking issues for Chrysler/Jeep, new tech at MacDonald's, Angus Norton's journey from Microsoft to Xero, Drone Law changes, Android fragmentation and its impact on security, Windows 10 cometh. This NZ Tech Podcast hosted by Paul Spain (@paulspain...
paulspain
This week we discuss NZTA's 'BlipTrack' Big Brother sensors, hacking of adultery website Ashley Madison, Apple Watch NZ launch, Intel's sad news about 10nm chips and Windows 10 gets finalised and ready for release. This NZ Tech Podcast hosted by Paul Spain (@paulspain) with guest Wal Reid (NZ Enter...
paulspain
We discuss the launch of delivery service Urban Sherpa with its founder. Plus Sony Xperia M4 Aqua, Google Deep Dream, Spotify vs Apple, Twitter opening in NZ, Hawaiki funding progress, Mega IPO progress and the untimely passing of Nintendo's Satoru Iwata. This NZ Tech Podcast hosted by Paul Spain ...
Responsive Website - How important is it?
Posted by cyberhub on 16-Jul-2015 16:31
cyberhub
Ensuring your website ranks as high as it can in Google should be your number one goal with your website. More and more people are using mobile devices to view the internet, this is a fact that everyone is getting used to. Mainly this advent has come about because of Apple making the ipad and iphone...
sbiddle
I've just recently got back from a three week holiday in Europe for my birthday. Having not flown Business class all the way from New Zealand to London before I decided it was a must do to treat myself. Air New Zealand fly their 777-300 (77W) aircraft from Auckland through to London Heathrow (LHR) v...
paulspain
We try CarPlay and Android Auto, discuss the demise of Global Mode, Apple Music and Beats 1 radio, Voyager's new consumer Internet services, Hacking Team themselves getting hacked and Blackberry's Android, Lumia 940, One Plus 2, Galaxy S6 Edge Plus. This NZ Tech Podcast hosted by Paul Spain (@pauls...
paulspain
Paul Spain (@paulspain) and Damian O'Carroll (@oversteernz) visit Ford's Research + Innovation Center in Silicon Valley, meet Ford's CEO and Futurist and learn where transport technology is headed. Also included are chats with Ford guests Reddit Co-founder Alexis Ohanian (@alexisohanian) and car sh...
paulspain
This episode we talk about testing commercial drones in NZ, highlights from the world of gaming at E3, Samsung's security nightmare plus our hands on experiences with LG G4, Gear VR, Sony Smartwatch 3 Steel and Ultimate Ears Roll Bluetooth speaker. This NZ Tech Podcast hosted by Paul Spain (@paulsp...
sbiddle
"Air NZ shares down10% on rival's bombshell" screamed the NBR headline this afternoon after Jetstar announced plans to deploy Q300 turboprop aircraft on regional routes in New Zealand. Up until now Jetstar has only focussed on main trunk routes using Airbus A320 jets. If there was a word I would use...


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KimDotcom: Loses control of Mega no longer secure. Plans open source implementation.
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Can i upgrade the processor in this laptop?
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Overseas Purchasing - GST Threshold about to be reduced
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Windows 10 download tool not working
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Windows 10: turn Internet Explorer 11 off or not?
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2degrees broadband plans available now
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What time does windows 10 go live?
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Win10 - What's In It For me?
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Time to update yet?
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Spark doesn't have 24hour call centre ?
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Krapi Cable Congestion?
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Orcon home phone "callers cant hear" problem
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K4607-z USB modem and Mikrotik Router
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4G 700 MHZ RBI questions
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2D Data and credit gone
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Fan Pass?
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Rural broadband 4g 700mhz
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New site and UFB plans
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How trustworthy is gear best?
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