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Dell introduces new XPS range of laptops
Posted on 9-Oct-2015 11:52

Dell has announced its new portfolio of XPS devices, featuring the innovative XPS 12 2-in-1, ultra-mobile XPS 13 notebook and XPS 15 powerhouse laptop. This updated lineup incorporates high performance 6th generation Intel Core processors and sleeker hardware, all built for an enhanced Windows 10 experience.... Comments (Comments)

Tech company Westbourne IT opens its first international office in New Zealand
Posted on 9-Oct-2015 11:47

Irish IT solutions provider Westbourne IT Global Services has announced the international expansion of its operations with the official opening of its first overseas office in Auckland, New Zealand by Minister for Economic Development the Hon. Steven Joyce.... Comments (Comments)

Logitech K480 Bluetooth keyboard works with almost everything
Posted on 8-Oct-2015 19:54

There’s a lot to like about Logitech’s K480 Bluetooth keyboard. It switches quickly and smoothly between computer, tablet and phone. You can use it to jump from one operating system to another without your hands ever leaving the keyboard. It does all this at the twist of a dial. If you own a mix of […]... Comments (Comments)

Norton new Security Premium offered as a service
Posted on 8-Oct-2015 17:45

In a move to streamline multiple core offerings into one flagship subscription service, Symantec has announced the availability of Norton Security Premium in New Zealand. The new service is an advanced, multi-layered protection solution that helps shield consumers from sophisticated and evolving threats across all platforms.... Comments (Comments)

Harvey Norman shoppers ‘may have a case’
Posted on 8-Oct-2015 11:24

Radio New Zealand reports Harvey Norman shoppers ‘may have a case’: Rainey Collins Lawyers managing partner Alan Knowsley said if the customers did not agree to the terms and conditions they may have a case. “They could go off to the Disputes Tribunal and seek to enforce their contract and then Harvey Norman will have […]... Comments (Comments)

Microsoft introduces new Windows 10 devices and experiences
Posted on 7-Oct-2015 11:23

Microsoft Corp. has finally unveiled new Surface, Lumia and Microsoft Band devices, taking advantage of powerful hardware to unlock new Windows 10 experiences, including fast and secured login with Windows Hello; new Cortana experiences that turn Windows 10 devices into a personal assistant; improved touch and pen experiences on Surface; and Continuum for phones, which enables the new Lumia 950 and 950 XL phones to work like PCs.... Comments (Comments)

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SurfaceBook and Surface Pro 4 announced
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Amazon toolbar BS
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Laptop won't boot when connected to network via Ethernet
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Buying a house - Real estate agents
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Rural fibre
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Anyone use a rotary lawn mower?
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Ad Blocker Detector
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FunkyClock be careful
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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)

HP Deskjet 3630 review
Posted on 26-Aug-2015 14:17

Printers have come a long way and less is more now as the HP Deskjet 3630 shows.... Comments (Comments)

Logitech MX Master review
Posted on 26-Aug-2015 14:14

Over the years Logitech changed into a computer peripheral company but the mouse is what defined it for me. The latest model to land here is the MX Master wireless mouse, a futuristic looking mouse with modern features.... Comments (Comments)

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How bad is Vodafone cable at the moment?
Posted by freitasm on 22-Sep-2015 19:39
For the last few months (at least since a discussion on Geekzone was created around April 2015, but a couple of months before that) Vodafone customers on cable (the old TelstraClear network) have been trying really hard to keep calm. At some point, after a few complaints Vodafone decided to put some...
Up until recently it was pretty easy to use Microsoft Family Safety to manage your child's time and access on a Windows PC. Install the software, create a local account, manage the account online. Things changed a bit with Windows 10 and I am now trying to get around configuring our daughter's acces...
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This week - NASA's mission to. Hawaii, Markus Persson's billions of dollars fail to buy happiness, NZ's Ultra-Fast Broadband Initiative moves forward, Fishpond finded $50k, Facebook M and a billion users, Chrome vs Flash, LG Rolly, cool smartphone from former Apple CEO John Sculley's company. This ...

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Easiest Way To Buy A New Chromecast 2?
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Solar PV People - how much of your generated power do you use?
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SurfaceBook and Surface Pro 4 announced
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Sky Desperate?
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VW - busted!
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iPhone 6S/Plus (or 7 or whatever...) NZ launch... who's going to buy one???
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The Annual BATHURST streaming site question
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High Latency on VF Cable
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Have 2degrees reduced VDSL speed?
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Energy Savings on or off with Fujitsu Heat Pump
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ADSL to VDSL upgrade
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OpenWRT with Netcomm NF4V DSL: Timeout waiting for PADO packets; Unable to complete PPPoE Discovery
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Fibre 200/20 v 100/20
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Keyboard error on laptop, but only with Facebook, please help.
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Thinking of buying LG G4 but what about Marshmallow?
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Help me choose a BBQ
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Anyone use a rotary lawn mower?
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Skype issues.
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staff scheduling software for retail environment
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Sky OnDemand, new set top box
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