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Braintree announces expansion into New Zealand
Posted on 24-Apr-2015 20:47

Less than two months after announcing plans for an APAC launch into Hong Kong, Singapore and Malaysia, the company announced its expansion into New Zealand.... Comments (Comments)


Wellington Tech Hub one step closer
Posted on 24-Apr-2015 20:22

The go-to place for Wellington's innovative tech community to connect, collaborate and generate new and exciting ideas is a step closer with the establishment of a Tech Hub by Wellington City Council.... Comments (Comments)

Intel Compute Stick available through channels now
Posted on 24-Apr-2015 20:18

The Intel Compute Stick, a new pocket-sized computer based on a quad-core Intel Atom processor running Windows 8.1 with Bing, is available now through Intel Authorized Dealers for much of the world.... Comments (Comments)

Joint venture between RHAANZ and Wireless Nation to bring broadband access to more rural communities
Posted on 24-Apr-2015 13:52

Rural communities will soon have unparalleled access to the internet thanks to a new partnership between Rural Health Alliance Aotearoa New Zealand (RHAANZ) and ISP Wireless Nation.... Comments (Comments)

CLOUD M launches its Blerter business app for the Apple Watch
Posted on 24-Apr-2015 13:49

Health and safety app Blerter will be available on Apple's wearable Apple Watch at launch.... Comments (Comments)

Zomato and Uber announce global tie-up to provide enhanced experience to diners
Posted on 24-Apr-2015 13:43

Zomato, a global restaurant search and discovery app, and Uber have announced a partnership that will help both products bring more to their users across the globe.... Comments (Comments)



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The Prime Minister and the waitress
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Why does fuel cost more in Auckland ?
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Global mode over ? Lets see.....
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Is Netflix too much traffic for your ISP?
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Crash Testing
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Spark Intermittent connectivity - 26/04/2015 - 8:30PM
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Worlds worst Chorus install goes viral.
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Repairing a car could soon become "copyright violation"
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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)

ASUSTOR AS-7008T 8 bay NAS review
Posted on 7-Apr-2015 12:40

Network attached storage devices and full on computers aren't much different these days. Take the ASUSTOR AS-7008T 8 bay NAS device for example: you can just add some storage to it, configure the way you want the NAS to work and tuck it away in a corner, doing storage things.... Comments (Comments)


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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...
paulspain
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...
State of browsers Geekzone March 2015
Posted by freitasm on 1-Apr-2015 20:53
freitasm
It is time for the annual report on browser usage around Geekzone. At the bottom of this post you will find links to previous years so you can compare these numbers with previous years. These charts are based on Google Analytics data collected during the 31 day period ending 31th March 2015. I reali...
You are still a pirate according to Stuff
Posted by freitasm on 1-Apr-2015 19:45
freitasm
A story on Stuff ("Netflix wants to make content the same worldwide") says: "CEO Reed Hastings told Gizmodo Australia the online media streaming service wants to stop subscribers pirating content because it is unavailable in their country" and later on the same article "However, he said VPN piracy p...
paulspain
This week I had a chance to get a little hands on time with a pre-release unit of the new Microsoft Surface 3 - a 2-in-1 device with 10.8" screen. Is it a tablet or a laptop? Frazer Scott (Marketing & Operations Director for Microsoft NZ) says "like Surface Pro 3, Surface 3 is a tablet that can rep...
paulspain
This week we talk about 2degrees Mobile's acquisition of Snap Internet, Netflix arrival in New Zealand, Tesla's indications of Self Driving Cars arriving in the US mid-year, Magic Leap's AR demo , Fitbit's cycle track upgrade and Intel refreshed NUC computer. This NZ Tech Podcast hosted by Paul Spa...
paulspain
2degrees have just confirmed the acquisition of Snap Internet. This has been rumoured for a long time and today has confirmed it. Full details shared by 2degrees: 2degrees has purchased Internet service provider Snap and will launch fixed-mobile services this year, accelerating its growth as a full...
paulspain
Netflix have announced their monthly pricing options and they significantly undercut the competition as expected. Plans are as follows: Single-stream standard definition plan for NZ $9.99 (Australia: AU$8.99) Two-stream high-definition plan for NZ $12.99 (Australia: AU$11.99) Four-stream 4K ultra-h...
paulspain
This week we go hands on with HTC's upcoming One M9 smartphone. We also discuss the preview of Office 2016 (Windows, Mac, Tablet), Asus TransformerBook T300 Chi, LG 34" curved 21:9 screen, Netflix plan to avoid GST and Techvana - The Ntec New Zealand Computer Museum. This NZ Tech Podcast hosted by...
Motorola Nexus 6 Review
Posted by euanandrews on 15-Mar-2015 12:01
euanandrews
It's been a long time since I have posted here on Geekzone, but my recent experience with the Nexus 6 made me feel obliged to write something, somewhere, and why not here, on New Zealand's foremost technology website?I have owned many of the latest, high spec phones over the years, but that has been...


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Expected Drop Total???
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The Prime Minister and the waitress
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Pellet Grills
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Lumia 735 $297
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Global mode over ? Lets see.....
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Rechargeable Batteries
Created by gnfb, last reply by Morgenmuffel on 27-Apr-2015 13:13 (51 replies)
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Help setting up RB750GL for Orcon
Created by drpaulmartin, last reply by DonGould on 27-Apr-2015 13:12 (16 replies)
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Outage in Hamilton all day.
Created by fishb8, last reply by adamvnz on 27-Apr-2015 13:11 (7 replies)

So let's talk about the Apple Watch...
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VDSL Performance & Tuning
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SkyTV now 100% worse since tech replaced dish
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GTA V PC
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Port forwarding Huawei HG630B
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Geekzone giveaway: Logitech UE Megaboom wireless speaker
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Does it really cost $399.00 to have your plates redesigned?
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Is Netflix too much traffic for your ISP?
Created by JohnButt, last reply by DonGould on 27-Apr-2015 12:33 (72 replies)
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Help needed with nasty streaming problem - Pipo X7
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ZTE Nubia Z9 Mini Discussion
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Help: ADSL, VDSL or Cable?
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Which phone? $400 allowance.
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