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Education and Social Enterprise top priorities for problem-solving Auckland entrepreneurs
Posted on 26-Oct-2016 15:33

Next month, over 120 entrepreneurs will gather in Auckland to create unique solutions to some of the most challenging issues and opportunities facing society today - education and social enterprise.... Comments (Comments)

IBM says Macs cost less than PCs
Posted on 26-Oct-2016 15:03

The jamf blog covers a presentation by Fletcher Previn, VP of Workplace as a Service at IBM: In 2015, IBM let their employees decide – Windows or Mac. “The goal was to deliver a great employee choice program and strive to achieve the best Mac program,” Previn said. An emerging favorite meant the deployment of 30,000 […]... Comments (Comments)

Vodafone’s clever free mobile data promise
Posted on 26-Oct-2016 13:52

Vodafone says it will give customers mobile data at no extra charge if their fixed-line broadband connection fails. The deal only applies to customers who have a Vodafone home broadband plan and use the company’s mobile services. In a press release Vodafone consumer director Matt Williams says the always connected promise recognises an internet connection […]... Comments (Comments)

HP New Zealand introduces OMEN series of gaming performance PCs
Posted on 26-Oct-2016 13:00

HP New Zealand has launched a new suite of gaming products designed specifically for those who demand the ultimate, immersive gaming experience.... Comments (Comments)

ASB cashless moneybox ready to ship
Posted on 26-Oct-2016 08:14

The first ASB Clever Kash cashless moneyboxes are being released to a large waiting list of families across New Zealand from today.... Comments (Comments)

New book of Kiwi tech cartoons launching at Ignite NZ
Posted on 24-Oct-2016 18:32

A new book of technology-themed cartoons by Kiwi cartoonist 'Jim' will be officially launched at the Microsoft Ignite NZ 2016 conference being held at SKYCITY in Auckland.... Comments (Comments)

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Street Harassment - I'm looking at you Max Key
Created by gzt, last reply by gzt on 28-Oct-2016 20:04 (78 replies)
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Gigabit cable now available
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Parking Breach Notices
Created by cisconz, last reply by wasabi2k on 28-Oct-2016 15:28 (19 replies)
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RNZAF Boeing 757 breaks down when carrying PM. RNZAF must have an atrocious dispatch reliability figure.
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New MacBook Pro
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Is it me, or have Trade Me prices increased?!
Created by Geektastic, last reply by mattwnz on 27-Oct-2016 14:58 (32 replies)
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Disagreement with tradesman over invoice - escalation path
Created by timmmay, last reply by timmmay on 28-Oct-2016 17:08 (30 replies)
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The Quest for the Holy Grail - aka VDSL
Created by cynnicallemon, last reply by hio77 on 28-Oct-2016 16:56 (15 replies)

Ring Video Doorbell review
Posted on 26-Oct-2016 15:08

House automation was just taken to next level in New Zealand with the launch of Ring doorbell, an Internet-connected doorbell with some nifty features.... Comments (Comments)

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)

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In May this year I wrote a blog post about credit cards and reward schemes - "Addicted to the Airpoints Credit Card money go round? You might be about to be pushed off.". I wrote this after the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) was asked by the Government to examine retail payme...
Sky OnDemand - Whats new in October in Movies
Posted by ockel on 14-Oct-2016 16:09
Every month I'll try to document the additions (and deletions) from its ondemand library. SkyOnDemand now has 334 movies available for Movie subscribers 24 movies available for Basic subscribers (at no additional charge) plus 18 movies for Rialto subscribers OnDemand movies totaling almost...
How one database query can fix HOP cards
Posted by nate on 13-Oct-2016 11:33
From Stuff this morning: Auckland train commuters were over-charged due to a fault with HOP card machines, but Auckland Transport says it won't issue refunds unless passengers complain. Commuters at Takanini train station on Wednesday found both tag-on machines on the platform were out of order. Ev...
Last week I flew down to Christchurch for a much-deserved holiday, and thanks to Air New Zealand I was also able to relax in their Auckland domestic lounge before my one hour and 20 minute flight down South. Upon passing security and heading towards the arrows pointing to the Lounge on the billboa...
Every month I'll try to document the additions (and deletions) from its ondemand library. The evidence of HD (720p!) content is "sparse" and there is still no tagging or categorisation of HD content. SkyOnDemand now has 362 box sets for all Basic subscribers (at no additional cost) 44 additio...
Samsung Galaxy Explodafone (Note 7)
Posted by chris021 on 30-Sep-2016 12:17
I was early to board the Note 7 train and have to say it is still the best smart phone on the market. All the hype and reviews are right. Samsung have taken a while to get the Note line back to where it should be and they sure have done so with the Note 7. Build quality, premium materials, IP68, exp...
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...

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does anyone remember the old supermarket Big Fresh?
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Shipping Melatonin to NZ
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Gigabit cable now available
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Speed Boost 100 to 200.
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Keeping Spark broadband customers connected
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Working for Spark - Customer support / Contact Centre
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Extractor fans and wet roof issues
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my vodafone journey - i'm gonna have to end it and take the hit on the break fee ....
Created by Raine, last reply by Jase2985 on 28-Oct-2016 21:09 (25 replies)
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FS: MacBook Pro 13" Retina, iPad Air 2 128GB 4G, LG 24" Edgeless IPS Monitor
Created by Peppery, last reply by Peppery on 28-Oct-2016 21:08 (10 replies)

Apple Watch Series 2 Owners Thread
Created by geekiegeek, last reply by alasta on 28-Oct-2016 21:06 (86 replies)
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'WIFI' controlled LED bulbs - Limitless LED
Created by Antzzz, last reply by richms on 28-Oct-2016 21:00 (732 replies)
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Looking for a GS6 Edge wallet case
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Other wifi LED things from aliexpress
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Any good printer deals?
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Internet: Dumped it!
Created by ghettomaster, last reply by NonprayingMantis on 28-Oct-2016 20:15 (20 replies)
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Street Harassment - I'm looking at you Max Key
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Express VPN Opinions
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2degrees gigabit service
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The Google Pixel Thread
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