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Connectivity and Your Business
Posted on 20-Oct-2014 19:34

Big or small, venerable institution or start-up, to be successful today's business will need all the benefits that digital technology brings to the party.... Comments (Comments)

Acer introduces new Chromebook devices in New Zealand
Posted on 20-Oct-2014 19:21

Acer today announces the expansion of its Chrome OS range with the availability of the Chromebook 11 and Chromebox CX1.... Comments (Comments)

Digital Transformation and Your Business
Posted on 20-Oct-2014 12:15

Pretty much every business is destined to become a digital business. It doesn't matter how big the business, how old, or the sector or industry in which it operates. Digital transformation is inevitable. That doesn't mean every business is going to become a technology firm or that the changes have to be revolutionary.... Comments (Comments)

Personal cloud storage plans October 2014
Posted on 20-Oct-2014 10:17

If you're looking for cloud storage there are plenty of options. Most cloud storage providers offer a basic service for free. You may get by using these offerings alone.... Comments (Comments)

Why people wont try Windows Phone
Posted on 19-Oct-2014 09:24

My time with the Nokia Lumia 930 is up. Microsoft called on Friday asking me to return the review smartphone. Ill miss it. Like all recent high-end Microsoft smartphones, the Lumia 930 is big, beautiful and powerful. I hesitate to describe a phone as intuitive. Still, anyone who has spent time with modern technology will […]... Comments (Comments)

Unisys awards NZTA and McDonald's New Zealand at client and partner event
Posted on 16-Oct-2014 20:36

Ten organizations recognized at Universe 2014 for innovations in applying modern technologies to mission critical challenges... Comments (Comments)

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American legal jurisdiction in New Zealand
Created by ajobbins, last reply by ajobbins on 20-Oct-2014 22:53 (22 replies)
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Another Trade Me competitor: SellShed
Created by freitasm, last reply by mattwnz on 20-Oct-2014 15:16 (22 replies)
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Why would Suresignal calls be worse quality than non-Suresignal calls from the same location?
Created by Geektastic, last reply by gzt on 20-Oct-2014 15:08 (37 replies)
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Picture resizing on the forum
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Internet question...
Created by Geektastic, last reply by Geektastic on 17-Oct-2014 22:59 (40 replies)
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Just bought a TiVo online. No wireless adaptor. Will a standard one work? Or do I need the TiVo one ?
Created by Limerick, last reply by graemeh on 20-Oct-2014 16:03 (11 replies)

iPad Air 2 and iPad Mini 3. Gonna get one?
Created by Dingbatt, last reply by alexx on 20-Oct-2014 13:34 (45 replies)
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Why do people keep thinking National are doing a great job?
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Rapoo Mechanical Keyboard KX review
Posted on 29-Sep-2014 14:46

We look at a small but fully-feature mechanical keyboard.... Comments (Comments)

QNAP TS-451 review
Posted on 23-Sep-2014 14:31

We have looked at many Network Attached Storage (NAS) devices over the years and the last two years this category has shown consistent improvements in software and increase in performance.... Comments (Comments)

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Hotel review – Mercure Auckland
Posted by sbiddle on 19-Oct-2014 14:58
Anybody who follows my blog will have spotted a number of hotel and airline reviews that have crept in during the last year. While I love tech, I love travel even more. I love writing about things and getting to interact with people with similar interests, and get a lot of emails from people who hav...
There's a long discussion on Geekzone on why won't you try Windows Phone. Interestingly a lot is talked about the apps (or lack of them). Also there's a lot of talk about the user interface on these apps. Some people don't like the way Windows Phone apps look, but I've found that most of the apps ac...
On this episode we're hands on with Sony's upcoming Xperia Z3 and Z3 Compact smartphones along with Samsung's impressive Gear VR, Note 4 and Gear S. We also cover the Dropbox password leak, Bigpipe's new Ultra-Fast Broadband plans, MyRepublic's NZ arrival and Semble's mobile wallet with ASB, BNZ, 2...
This week - a focus on Windows 10 and new low cost Windows tablets, Dubai police to get Google Glass, Singapore internet provider MyRepublic gears up for NZ launch, Hewlett-Packard decides it's time to break up, Marriott Hotels fined for Wi-Fi block and new .NZ domain names launch. This NZ Tech Po...
Minister for Economic Development...
Posted by freitasm on 6-Oct-2014 11:27
Just looking through the new MInisterial List announced 6th October and I see Hon Steven Joyce is Minister for Economic Development, which according to a footnote 'portfolio includes responsibility for ICT', and in the next page we find that Hon Amy Adams is Minister for Communications. It looks lik...
Complaints about poor WiFi performance are one of the biggest issues facing the average internet user right now. With most people now relying on phones, tablets and laptops for their Internet fix, the days of a cabled Ethernet connection being the norm is well and truly over. Unlike a cabled Etherne...
This week we are hands on with both the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, Paul attends Digital Nationz tech museum and tries out Rex Bionics and the Segway. We also try the Spaced360 bluetooth speaker, get an update on Quickflix, hear about new low cost Windows devices from HP and highlight two interesti...
Disruptive. It's a word that I don't like, but it has become a very common catchphrase these days to describe the now common scenario of a new entrant causing grief for existing players in a market. Right now disruptive new entrants in the market are causing grief for taxi companies worldwide. I've...
Your NAS and the Bash vulnerability
Posted by freitasm on 27-Sep-2014 11:30
If you have a home theatre, or run a small business you likely have a Network Attached Storage (NAS) devices around. Or even if you just have a huge collection of photos and share the storage with other computers at home. Over time these devices evolved from simple storage that you could access thr...
On the NZ Tech Podcast this week the arrival of BMW Connected Drive in NZ, tech on the farm, Kindle Voyage, Huawei Ascend P7, Oculus Crescent Bay Virtual Reality prototype, Asus G750, DisplayPort via USB connection along with iOS 8 and iPhone 6 and 6 Plus. This NZ Tech Podcast hosted by Paul Spain...

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Moving from MySky to Vodafone Sky
Created by larknz, last reply by jjnz1 on 20-Oct-2014 22:59 (5 replies)

Rant about Whangaparaoa Exchange
Created by dcole13, last reply by quickymart on 20-Oct-2014 22:54 (6 replies)

American legal jurisdiction in New Zealand
Created by ajobbins, last reply by ajobbins on 20-Oct-2014 22:53 (22 replies)
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Major Outage on Vodafone (Cable?) Network
Created by zaptor, last reply by zaptor on 20-Oct-2014 22:48

Sony Xperia Z3 Compact Discussion & Owners Thread
Created by darkasdes2, last reply by NzBeagle on 20-Oct-2014 22:48 (40 replies)
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UK phone companies question
Created by mdav056, last reply by Geektastic on 20-Oct-2014 22:47 (1 reply)

Why wont you try Windows Phone?
Created by Finch, last reply by Regs on 20-Oct-2014 22:43 (345 replies)
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Spark HG630b router losing fibre connection roughly every four hours.
Created by benokobi, last reply by plambrechtsen on 20-Oct-2014 22:36 (3 replies)

RJ45 jackpoints
Created by simon14, last reply by simon14 on 20-Oct-2014 22:30 (3 replies)

Looking for cheap Panelbeaters in Auckland.
Created by bizobamz, last reply by TimA on 20-Oct-2014 22:25 (1 reply)

New Snap UFB 200/200 (Chorus) and 200/20 plans (Enable, Ultrafast Fibre)
Created by freitasm, last reply by Aredwood on 20-Oct-2014 22:25 (9 replies)

Bigpipe on Grabone today
Created by marlinz, last reply by TeaLeaf on 20-Oct-2014 22:20 (32 replies)
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Overcharged by Slingshot for months - warning to existing customers
Created by dusty42, last reply by dusty42 on 20-Oct-2014 22:17 (3 replies)

BMW E39 540I project
Created by TimA, last reply by TimA on 20-Oct-2014 22:12 (8 replies)

Solar powered web server
Created by aros71, last reply by gsr on 20-Oct-2014 22:03 (18 replies)
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XBMC and Netflix on an Android TV Box
Created by KiwiTim, last reply by zespri on 20-Oct-2014 22:01 (23 replies)
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Mac Mini questions.
Created by slliwgd, last reply by Yabanize on 20-Oct-2014 21:52 (3 replies)

Replace an MCB
Created by Ellwood, last reply by Niel on 20-Oct-2014 21:43 (26 replies)
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[Wanted] Gaming Routing Testing/Info
Created by toejam316, last reply by NZCrusader on 20-Oct-2014 21:33 (24 replies)
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Fridge/Freezer Engineer Wanted
Created by Kiwiuk, last reply by Aredwood on 20-Oct-2014 21:20 (1 reply)

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