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Windows 10 now available in New Zealand as a free upgrade
Posted on 29-Jul-2015 16:20

Microsoft's newest Windows 10 operating system is now available in New Zealand as a free upgrade to eligible devices, or with new PCs and tablets.... Comments (Comments)


2degrees launches into broadband market today
Posted on 28-Jul-2015 07:54

2degrees officially enters the broadband market today with the launch of its first consumer plans.... Comments (Comments)

Parrot to release new Minidrones in Australia and New Zealand
Posted on 24-Jul-2015 08:23

Thirteen new drones come with features including LEDs for night activities, mic and speaker and cameras to control from smartphones and tablets.... Comments (Comments)

Yahoo TV launches in New Zealand
Posted on 23-Jul-2015 15:09

Yahoo New Zealand has announced the launch of Yahoo TV, offering Kiwis exclusive premieres, box sets and catch-up TV on demand, for free.... Comments (Comments)

Network of sensors to make it easier for drivers to find out travel times around New Zealand
Posted on 20-Jul-2015 22:23

Travelling will be more predictable thanks to new high-tech BlipTrack sensors that collect and share live traffic information with people.... Comments (Comments)

How long should you keep a phone?
Posted on 20-Jul-2015 13:07

Tempting new phones arrive every month. Phone makers upgrade their main models once a year. You could almost set your watch by Apple’s annual iPhone launch event. Samsung and other popular brands run to a similar schedule. Phone makers will tell you they expect customers to hang on to their devices for two years even if model […]... Comments (Comments)



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New site and UFB plans
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Do I need to have 7 installed to get 10 ?
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GST refund on imports returned due to size issues
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Win10 - What's In It For me?
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2degrees broadband plans available now
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HRV NZ rant!!!
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On-line advertising - good or bad?
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Constant Vigil Sentry Lite DC UPS Review
Posted on 1-Jul-2015 17:03

The Sentry Lite is designed to provide backup power to support an internet connection during a power cut, specifically providing power to homes using the new fibre internet being rolled out around New Zealand.... Comments (Comments)

Dyson DC65 Animal vacuum cleaner review
Posted on 14-Jun-2015 15:51

It is incredible the amount of dust our home accumulates. We have been using a Dyson vacuum cleaner for years but have never really tried an upright model, so the DC65 was a good surprise.... Comments (Comments)

HP EliteBook 1020 G1 review
Posted on 1-Jun-2015 14:45

HP introduced a new series of very slim and light business laptops with plenty of enterprise and security features to satisfy the most demanding IT infrastructures.... Comments (Comments)


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This week we discuss NZTA's 'BlipTrack' Big Brother sensors, hacking of adultery website Ashley Madison, Apple Watch NZ launch, Intel's sad news about 10nm chips and Windows 10 gets finalised and ready for release. This NZ Tech Podcast hosted by Paul Spain (@paulspain) with guest Wal Reid (NZ Enter...
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We discuss the launch of delivery service Urban Sherpa with its founder. Plus Sony Xperia M4 Aqua, Google Deep Dream, Spotify vs Apple, Twitter opening in NZ, Hawaiki funding progress, Mega IPO progress and the untimely passing of Nintendo's Satoru Iwata. This NZ Tech Podcast hosted by Paul Spain ...
Responsive Website - How important is it?
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Ensuring your website ranks as high as it can in Google should be your number one goal with your website. More and more people are using mobile devices to view the internet, this is a fact that everyone is getting used to. Mainly this advent has come about because of Apple making the ipad and iphone...
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I've just recently got back from a three week holiday in Europe for my birthday. Having not flown Business class all the way from New Zealand to London before I decided it was a must do to treat myself. Air New Zealand fly their 777-300 (77W) aircraft from Auckland through to London Heathrow (LHR) v...
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We try CarPlay and Android Auto, discuss the demise of Global Mode, Apple Music and Beats 1 radio, Voyager's new consumer Internet services, Hacking Team themselves getting hacked and Blackberry's Android, Lumia 940, One Plus 2, Galaxy S6 Edge Plus. This NZ Tech Podcast hosted by Paul Spain (@pauls...
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Paul Spain (@paulspain) and Damian O'Carroll (@oversteernz) visit Ford's Research + Innovation Center in Silicon Valley, meet Ford's CEO and Futurist and learn where transport technology is headed. Also included are chats with Ford guests Reddit Co-founder Alexis Ohanian (@alexisohanian) and car sh...
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This episode we talk about testing commercial drones in NZ, highlights from the world of gaming at E3, Samsung's security nightmare plus our hands on experiences with LG G4, Gear VR, Sony Smartwatch 3 Steel and Ultimate Ears Roll Bluetooth speaker. This NZ Tech Podcast hosted by Paul Spain (@paulsp...
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"Air NZ shares down10% on rival's bombshell" screamed the NBR headline this afternoon after Jetstar announced plans to deploy Q300 turboprop aircraft on regional routes in New Zealand. Up until now Jetstar has only focussed on main trunk routes using Airbus A320 jets. If there was a word I would use...
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Insights on two impressive budget Android handsets Vodafone Smart Prime ($150) and Sony Xperia E4 ($200), Rural Broadband from Vodafone and Spark, Microsoft Ignite NZ update and Bill Bennett shares thoughts on mobile networks of the future. This NZ Tech Podcast hosted by Paul Spain (@paulspain) wit...
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Unisys Chief Engineer Jim Thompson is in NZ for CIO Summit and joins NZ Tech Podcast along with Nate Dunn. We discuss DARPA's Robot challenge, Rural Broadband, UFB and Apple WWDC announcements - including WatchOS 2, Payments, iOS 9 and OS X El Capitan. This NZ Tech Podcast hosted by Paul Spain (@pa...


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Best tablet under $500.
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QoS Feature with Technicolor TC7210d?
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Is omnikey 3121 still the easiest option for SKY on a HTPC?
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Introducing the Dish TV S8200, the latest & smartest all-in-one MyFreeview Satellite PVR
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Orcon home phone "callers cant hear" problem
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New Leica Q
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Prices rising folks - if you are in the market for camera gear, buy soon!
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GST refund on imports returned due to size issues
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"Crease free" Tumble Dryer?
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Mitsubishi WiFi Heat Pump Control
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Can a Dewalt table saw bought from the US be used here?
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Motorola X 2015
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Constant infuriating stalling of ADSL connection.
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