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New FileMaker 14 Platform speeds business solution development for iPad, iPhone, Windows, Mac and the web
Posted on 21-May-2015 09:53

The announcement coincides with the 30th anniversary of FileMaker software, the brainchild of a bootstrapped startup founded in Massachusetts by four entrepreneurs intent on creating easy-to-use database software.... Comments (Comments)

With new ClearPath Dorado systems Unisys completes family's transition to Intel-Based fabric architecture
Posted on 21-May-2015 09:45

Surpassing the performance of previous high-end models, new Dorado 8300 Series features an advanced fabric computing environment that enables clients to build a software-defined data centre.... Comments (Comments)

Not-for-profit Presbyterian Support Central moves to cloud with Fronde and AWS
Posted on 19-May-2015 15:35

Not-for-profit Presbyterian Support Central (PSC) is embarking on a cloud technology journey as way to improve productivity, reduce costs and drive innovation.... Comments (Comments)

Vodafone offers pathways to future technology stars
Posted on 19-May-2015 15:34

Nineteen year old Auckland man, Faleola Faingataa, opted for the path less taken when he chose an apprenticeship at Vodafone over his university education. Only 18 months into his apprenticeship, Fale is working as a release and deployment manager and has won the telecommunications industry award for Apprentice of the Year... Comments (Comments)

iTICKET marks 10 years of growth with move to the Microsoft Azure cloud
Posted on 19-May-2015 15:32

One of New Zealand's leading home-grown ticketing agencies, iTICKET, is readying itself for an ambitious new phase of growth following the full migration of its operations to Microsoft's regional Azure datacentres in Australia.... Comments (Comments)

New Zealand cloud services provider seeks capital for global expansion
Posted on 19-May-2015 09:49

Auckland-based cloud services provider Virsae is looking to raise $3 million from equity investors to accelerate international growth.... Comments (Comments)

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So, how about that budget?
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Changing of our flag , Yes or No.
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NZ broadband in the dark ages or just a Hissy fit?
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Mortgage interest rates
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5 idiots and counting...
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Wanting a virtual cell phone for iOS and desktop, looking at 2Talk, but SMS costs and functionality unclear.
Created by Baboon, last reply by richms on 23-May-2015 04:17 (38 replies)
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Sky Price increases
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Carfail: Did this really happen?
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Microsoft Surface 3 review
Posted on 4-May-2015 13:42

A ten-inch tablet that runs desktop software? Yes, please.... Comments (Comments)

Logitech UE Megaboom wireless speaker review
Posted on 18-Apr-2015 11:25

You are out and about with your smartphone and decided to throw a tailgate party. But the sound is tiny. Luckily, UE Megaboom is one heavy sound machine that can last a day long party.... Comments (Comments)

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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...
From London this week Paul Spain joins Glenn Williams to discuss Apple Watch, Game of Thrones distribution challenges, upcoming smartphones (Huawei P8, LG G4), CallPlus/Slingshot sale to Australia's M2 and some interesting UK topics. This NZ Tech Podcast hosted by Paul Spain (@paulspain) with guest...
Highlights this week - Microsoft Surface 3, Semble mobile wallet launch and an NZ domain name drama with global ramifications. Also discussed were Windows 10, Project Spartan, Tesla's mystery, MYOB's share market listing and Datacom's A$242 Australian contract win. This NZ Tech Podcast hosted by Pa...

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[FS] HP 3005pr USB 3 Port Replicator
Created by geekiegeek, last reply by PeterReader on 23-May-2015 06:46 (1 reply)

VDSL 20mbit upload!?
Created by SamF, last reply by richms on 23-May-2015 04:26 (13 replies)

Wanting a virtual cell phone for iOS and desktop, looking at 2Talk, but SMS costs and functionality unclear.
Created by Baboon, last reply by richms on 23-May-2015 04:17 (38 replies)
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Ok, 2Talk is rubbish for SMS. Was it my only iOS or desktop softphone option for SMS in NZ without a real cellphone?
Created by Baboon, last reply by Baboon on 23-May-2015 04:14

slow imap on yahoo xtra
Created by kiwigeek1, last reply by kiwigeek1 on 23-May-2015 03:35 (15 replies)

HP Laserjet Pro M276NW Colour Multifunction $99.40
Created by Huntakillaz, last reply by hamish225 on 23-May-2015 03:29 (21 replies)
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WTD: GFX Card newer than 8500GT - HAS to be single slot
Created by Huntakillaz, last reply by Huntakillaz on 23-May-2015 03:06 (8 replies)

Pc monitor for gaming, under $500
Created by Loismustdye, last reply by richms on 23-May-2015 02:51 (19 replies)
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The MikroTik User Meeting (MUM) is coming to New Zealand
Created by freitasm, last reply by raytaylor on 23-May-2015 02:41 (2 replies)

Small business digital dictation solution?
Created by sxz, last reply by raytaylor on 23-May-2015 02:40 (4 replies)

Bunch of old emails
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Hotel Internet connections including ZENBU
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Costs of Government’s Telecommunications Levy to be passed on to consumers
Created by freitasm, last reply by raytaylor on 23-May-2015 02:16 (4 replies)

Recommend a stud/cable finder
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Moving from Orcon
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Work Experience Day
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HTC One M8 stock Spark Firmware
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Interesting power monitoring startup
Created by gzt, last reply by miked on 23-May-2015 00:46 (33 replies)
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Time to give electricity the flick?
Created by gchiu, last reply by richms on 23-May-2015 00:21 (71 replies)
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Rental property found: moving date?
Created by ScuL, last reply by Fraktul on 23-May-2015 00:20 (18 replies)
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