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Finding opportunities in the fog
Posted on 27-May-2016 07:46

If you’ve only just come to terms with cloud computing, here comes the next thing: fog computing. “Fog computing is the necessary next stage on from cloud computing,” says Vikram Kumar, the chief executive of KotahiNet. “It is where the edge of networks become intelligent and autonomous.” Fog computing has the features of cloud computing, […]... Comments (Comments)

Apple 2016 MacBook one month review: The song remains the same
Posted on 26-May-2016 12:31

Although the MacBook has changed little since last year, it is much improved. If the song remains the same, it now lasts longer and has a faster tempo. Thatís because Apple uses newer Intel Core M processors. Intelís updated chip gives the MacBook a speed boost and at least an extra hour of battery life. […]... Comments (Comments)

Epson launches new G-Series projectors in Australia and New Zealand
Posted on 25-May-2016 21:00

New series consists of six models delivering up to 8,000 lumens of colour brightness and 8,000 lumens of white brightness... Comments (Comments)

New Zealand up for six awards in Smart City Asia Pacific Awards 2016
Posted on 25-May-2016 20:56

The IDC Smart City Development Index is an evolving benchmarking framework that helps smart city planners analyze the current state of their Smart City initiatives.... Comments (Comments)

Samsung Gear 360 now available in New Zealand
Posted on 25-May-2016 20:54

Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd has announced availability in New Zealand of the Samsung Gear 360, a camera that lets users easily create, edit, view and share 360-degree video and still image content using their smartphone.... Comments (Comments)

Mega-conference ITx to focus on innovation, technology and education
Posted on 25-May-2016 20:50

This year IITP is collaborating with 12 tech associations to bring one mega-conference to New Zealand, ITx 2016.... Comments (Comments)

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Big drop in Sky subscribers
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Solar install. Can smart meters be configured for this?
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VDSL Massive Jitter, 267kpbs upload, 2mbps download
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What's your house worth?
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Did we just have a budget?
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Fitbit Blaze review
Posted on 22-May-2016 13:37

Earlier this year Fibit announced a couple of new additions to its line of fitness track. We look at the Fibit Blaze.... Comments (Comments)

Synology RT1900ac router review
Posted on 22-May-2016 12:37

Synology brought some concepts from its well known NAS appliances to the SOHO router market.... Comments (Comments)

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App Review: WorldRemit
Posted by nate on 25-May-2016 11:07
Transferring cash overseas hasn't really been something I've been interested in until recently. With my younger brother now doing the Kiwi right of passage OE, it was time to hunt down a way to quickly and easily send him money if he needed it. The first thing I did learn is that pounds vs dollars...
Sky OnDemand - Whats new in May in Movies
Posted by ockel on 4-May-2016 13:37
Every month I'll try to document the additions (and deletions) from its new(ish) ondemand library. Remember that only Movie subscribers have access to Movie content, Soho subscribers have access to Soho content, although there are some exceptions in the Movie catalogue. But basic subscribers c...
eWay response codes as a file
Posted by nate on 2-May-2016 16:29
Anyone who has used the eWay payment gateway for processing credit cards, will have come across this. If there is an issue, rather than alert you with what the issue is, the eWay API will give you a five digit response code, which you then have to decipher. Not helpful. Chatting to their helpdesk ...
Every month I'll try to document the additions (and deletions) from its new(ish) ondemand library. PLEASE SKY - Send subscribers an email blast monthly/weekly to let us know whats new ondemand and what shows are "last chance to see" before they get removed from the carousel. Remember that o...
When you see these headlines on Stuff you know they've reached peak low-quality (peak/low?). It almost looks like their daily meetings go like "Hey we don't have stories for today, is that ok if I post a video plucked from YouTube with a ‘[something] goes viral' in the headline?" The true sto...
IMPORTANT UPDATE: As of the 6th April (the day after this went live) Air NZ have had a "policy change" that now means these new P class fares CAN NOW be upgraded like other classes of fares. This means that F class (Grabaseat) fares are the only revenue fares that can't be upgraded. If you're a f...
Sky OnDemand - Whats new in April in Movies
Posted by ockel on 4-Apr-2016 17:33
Every month I'll try to document the additions (and deletions) from its new(ish) ondemand library. Remember that only Movie subscribers have access to Movie content, Soho subscribers have access to Soho content, although there are some exceptions in the Movie catalogue. But basic subscribers c...

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Is 548.200MHz good to use for wireless TX/RX kits?
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IP Address for Modem and for Router
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US Govt cellphone cancer study - clear dose response relationship
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