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Telstra partners with Microsoft to deliver enterprise voice services for Office 365
Posted on 26-Sep-2016 20:58

Skype for Business, Microsoft's meetings and voice communications offering delivered in Office 365 will be paired with Telstra provided managed voice services and network assessments to deliver a comprehensive productivity and collaboration solution.... Comments (Comments)

Trans-Tasman cable ready for service in January
Posted on 26-Sep-2016 15:43

Spark says the Tasman Global Access cable will be ready for service by the end of January 2017. The 2,300km cable linking New Zealand and Australia is a joint project between Spark NZ and Vodafone with a minority investment from Telstra. When complete, the TGA will add capacity to the Southern Cross Cable Network which […]... Comments (Comments)

Commerce Commission loosens rules on selling old-style telephone calls
Posted on 26-Sep-2016 10:11

Spark’s wholesale voice services are set to be deregulated as the Commerce Commission tidies up outdated telecommunications rules. Wholesale voice provides, in effect, what older people would recognise as traditional telephone calls on digital lines. Regulation is no longer necessary now that broadband networks cover 97 percent of landlines and offer easy competitive alternatives to Spark’s […]... Comments (Comments)

Facebook not the media messiah
Posted on 25-Sep-2016 11:50

For years publishers, broadcasters and anyone else in the media business have wondered if Facebook could be their salvation. The old publishing business model has crumbled. Building mass audiences with entertainment or information then selling advertising no longer delivers rivers of gold. Some saw Facebook as an answer. Perhaps not the answer, the question is […]... Comments (Comments)

Leica Camera and Huawei Establish New R&D Center
Posted on 25-Sep-2016 11:47

The "Max Berek Innovation Lab" will conduct R&D in the fields of new optical systems, computational imaging, virtual reality and augmented reality.... Comments (Comments)

Oracle World 2016 showcases new products and solutions
Posted on 25-Sep-2016 11:44

At OpenWorld 2016 Oracle unveiled new products, solutions and partnership opportunities to help its customers transition to the cloud in faster, simpler and more cost effective ways.... Comments (Comments)

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Housing prices....
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Xbox One S with FIFA 17 $341 delivered
Created by Stan, last reply by reven on 26-Sep-2016 15:53 (38 replies)
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iPhone 7 Owner's thread (was Apple event 7th September)
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Galaxy Note 7 Announcement and Owners' Thread
Created by eracode, last reply by DANOFDANGER on 26-Sep-2016 22:56 (950 replies)
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Pocket money - your thoughts
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Car accident... whom is at fault?
Created by Aaroona, last reply by mattwnz on 26-Sep-2016 13:26 (30 replies)
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Buying without building consent/CCC?
Created by Zeon, last reply by mattwnz on 27-Sep-2016 00:13 (27 replies)
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Would I be at fault if I hit the truck in front of me?
Created by starcub, last reply by Bung on 24-Sep-2016 06:09 (39 replies)
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Garmin vivomove review
Posted on 21-Aug-2016 18:57

The Garmin vivomove is a good looking activity tracker that resembles an analog watch. It is closer to a sport watch but the ability to swap wriststraps makes it easy to adapt to different social situations.... Comments (Comments)

Meizu M3 Note review
Posted on 21-Aug-2016 17:06

I have received a Meizu M3 Note smartphone from PB Tech for review and it's fair to say it's a very impressive device - for the middle-tier price range and superb service by PB Tech (more on this later) this is an excellent choice for our market.... Comments (Comments)

Philips Hue review
Posted on 14-Aug-2016 20:26

Philips has released an updated Hue platform with a new Hue Bridge, the little smart box that connects up to 50 Hue lights and lamps to the bigger network out there.... Comments (Comments)

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The secret life of mobile batteries
Posted by antoniosk on 20-Sep-2016 19:29
Smartphone batteries have been in the news recently, in case you haven't been keeping up. On this mornings Jetstar flight the attendant took extra care to call out that Galaxy Note7 users would have to keep their device off - personally if I had one of these mobiles I would be utterly livid. Just no...
Neon & SkyOnDemand - HD by stealth ?
Posted by ockel on 16-Sep-2016 13:19
There have be sporadic reports that some content on Neon is streaming in HD. Investigation into recent content additions on SkyOnDemand reveals a quality improvement may be happening it does not appear to be HD as the purists would define it. Confounding the issue is the absence of any announcemen...
On Monday this week New Zealand saw the launch of a new nationwide Internet provider back by Fairfax and known as Stuff Fibre. Much fanfare (mainly on Fairfax owned has preceded the launch over the last few months. Stuff Fibre joins the list of around 100 existing ISP's in the incredibl...
Review: Navman MiVUE680
Posted by nate on 14-Sep-2016 00:07
There's a competition on Geekzone to win this review unit. Click here to enter. Dashcams are not normally a product that I'd review, however when the opportunity came up to do some stunt driving, including a ridiculously tight parallel park, an attempt to jump the car over a ramp, then the actual j...
HP selling AV ?
Posted by xpd on 13-Sep-2016 14:52
Recently an elderly friend contacted me regarding a HP printer she had purchased and some issues she was having with it on her laptop. She had it running fine, then one day it stopped working properly, so as anyone in her situation would do, she looked up HP's number online and called them. Now, t...
Every month I'll try to document the additions (and deletions) from its ondemand library. SkyOnDemand now has 298 movies available for Movie subscribers 17 movies available for Basic subscribers (at no additional charge) plus 21 movies for Rialto subscribers OnDemand movies totaling ...
Every month I'll try to document the additions (and deletions) from its ondemand library. SkyOnDemand now has 377 box sets for all Basic subscribers (at no additional cost) 42 additional box sets for Soho subscribers Almost 6,400 episodes totaling almost than 4,500 hours (using an aver...

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Trump for Prezi...
Created by DarthKermit, last reply by Pumpedd on 27-Sep-2016 01:03 (1055 replies)
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Spark information for Xtra users regarding Yahoo leak
Created by freitasm, last reply by mattwnz on 27-Sep-2016 00:16 (9 replies)

Buying without building consent/CCC?
Created by Zeon, last reply by mattwnz on 27-Sep-2016 00:13 (27 replies)
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Will you buy iPhone 7 without the audio jack?
Created by dafman, last reply by mattwnz on 27-Sep-2016 00:11 (163 replies)
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Cat Wars - the Devastating Consequences of a Cuddly Killer
Created by Fred99, last reply by RUKI on 27-Sep-2016 00:09 (36 replies)
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Whats something small that really annoys you?
Created by Finch, last reply by Geektastic on 26-Sep-2016 23:17 (1567 replies)
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Delayed text messages
Created by sofistek, last reply by mtvessel on 26-Sep-2016 23:06 (8 replies)

Installing Server 2012 R2 on an HP Data Vault
Created by Behodar, last reply by kmanpilkers on 26-Sep-2016 22:57 (7 replies)

Galaxy Note 7 Announcement and Owners' Thread
Created by eracode, last reply by DANOFDANGER on 26-Sep-2016 22:56 (950 replies)
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Asus DSL-AC68U vs Fritzbox 7390
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Routers for sale - auckland
Created by sdavisnz, last reply by sdavisnz on 26-Sep-2016 22:44

Air New Zealand Airpoints: Mercury, Z Energy and Foodstuffs
Created by freitasm, last reply by Oblivian on 26-Sep-2016 22:22 (23 replies)
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Unlimited Wireless Broadband for $135/mth?
Created by cynnicallemon, last reply by cynnicallemon on 26-Sep-2016 22:20 (27 replies)
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Recommend a new TV!
Created by stuartgr, last reply by mdf on 26-Sep-2016 22:14 (8 replies)

FS: Spring Clean Cisco/HP/+ all sorts..
Created by dimsim, last reply by dimsim on 26-Sep-2016 21:52 (6 replies)

Steak Pan for Induction Cooktop
Created by MikeAqua, last reply by mcraenz on 26-Sep-2016 21:47 (16 replies)
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Spark Jump
Created by freitasm, last reply by quickymart on 26-Sep-2016 21:41 (51 replies)
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Government expected to move on 'Netflix tax'
Created by wingbat45, last reply by Kyanar on 26-Sep-2016 21:37 (218 replies)
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Best GPU at the $300 NZD price point
Created by Syflan, last reply by richms on 26-Sep-2016 21:26 (11 replies)

Nissan LEAF - General - (was:withdrawn from NZ market?)
Created by Linuxluver, last reply by afe66 on 26-Sep-2016 21:17 (389 replies)
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