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Vodafone adds OneDrive secure file storage to some business plans
Posted on 1-Dec-2015 15:29

Vodafone has announced Microsoft OneDrive for Business is now available on selected Vodafone business mobile plans. This cloud-based storage solution helps businesses stay confidently connected by enabling them to access work files on the go.... Comments (Comments)

The time I should have had faith in the iPad Pro
Posted on 1-Dec-2015 14:47

While Appleís iPad Pro is enough computer for day-to-day journalism, there are times when things might get tricky. In the end I didnít use the iPad Pro as my only device last week[1]. It wasnít because of anything wrong with the iPad Pro. The iPad Pro stayed at home because I needed to play safe […]... Comments (Comments)

Kiwi kids get set to join in global Hour of Code campaign
Posted on 30-Nov-2015 14:37

Microsoft and offering educators a Minecraft-inspired coding tutorial for the classroom as part of Computer Science Education Week, 7-13 December.... Comments (Comments)

More than a phone
Posted on 30-Nov-2015 08:09

Appleís iPhone has always been more than just a phone. From the outset it has also been a pocket computer. The same is true for many Android and Windows phones [1] While iPhones canít do everything PCs do, they do the important things. They do them well enough for many peopleís needs. In the third […]... Comments (Comments)

Why you shouldnít skimp on technology
Posted on 28-Nov-2015 13:59

Technology is an important part of life. Most of us need it to earn a living. Many businesses canít function without technology. Money spent on hardware, software and services as an investment, not a cost. My key lesson from 30 years writing about computers and technology is: Donít cut corners. Itís solid advice in every […]... Comments (Comments)

Youth projects get NZ$1 million to engage young Kiwis with science and tech
Posted on 27-Nov-2015 10:17

Science and Innovation Minister Steven Joyce today announced nearly $1 million of new funding to 25 additional projects around the country to engage more young Kiwis with science and technology under the Unlocking Curious Minds contestable fund pilot.... Comments (Comments)

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Withings Activite trackers review
Posted on 28-Oct-2015 14:10

The Withings Activite brand of activity trackers offers a balance between functionality and fashion. They are simple and disguise its function well. And to me that's the main appeal of these pieces. Are they watches with activity tracking or activity trackers that can tell the time?... Comments (Comments)

Intel NUC NUC5i5RYH review
Posted on 21-Sep-2015 16:01

The Intel NUC platform has been around for a while and it's a favourite of mine when someone asks for a good HTPC platform (thinking as a consumer) or an all around desktop platform for business needs.... Comments (Comments)

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Anybody who knows me will know I'm a bit of a travel junkie - I love planes, and I love travel. I have flown around 50 plane flights per year over the past few years, with at least 2-3 trips to the United States every year, and typically flights to Australia every few months. All of this means a lot...
This episode it's time to discuss the big encryption debate, a 4-year Internet troll search, MyRepublic update, Facebook and forgetting your ex, Aura's $10m Kordia sale, Tesla's disappearing autonomous mode, 30 years of Windows plus Microsoft Windows Server 2016 and System Center 2016. This NZ Tech...
This episodes features our hands on comparison between the Apple iPad Pro, Microsoft Surface Pro 4 and Microsoft Surface Book. Also discussed is MyRepublic's $500 1Gbps Business UFB, Netflix Tax, UltraHD Blu-ray, the All Dock, and Uber NZ's 10% price drop. This NZ Tech Podcast episode produced with...
Microsoft has backed out of "unlimited" storage for OneDrive. American ISPs are more and more placing limits on plans available to consumers. Locally we had the debacle of Vodafone cable hitting extremely poor performance – most notably since the "unlimited" plan was released to their customer...
What does your vehicle cost to run?
Posted by nate on 10-Nov-2015 14:25
Through one of our subsidiaries, BestCar, we've just help launch a total cost of ownership tool on the new EECA business website. It allows you make decisions on what car to purchase not solely based on the purchase price, but on what the vehicle will cost to run over the term (years) and distance ...
LG’s 4K Ultra HD OLED TV
Posted by nate on 23-Oct-2015 11:55
Yesterday morning I attended LG's demo and announcement of their new HD OLED TV (with Ultra 4K HD). We were given a demonstration of the top 65" model (65EG960T) and the smaller 55" model (55EG960T). TL;DR: the panel is outstanding. The TV has a slight curve in it, which I didn't like initially....
This week we discuss Tesla's new autonomous driving update, the top smartphone cameras ranked, Intel's Skylake 6th Generatation Core processors, Sony Xperia Z5 and Sony Z5 Compact, Tom Tom Spark fitness wearable, powerful killer USB sticks and Blackberry Priv Android handset. We also hear all about...

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