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Bargains and Deals
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Health and fitness
You can use this forum to discuss topics related to health and fitness including wearables that help track your performance.
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Introductions
New around Geekzone? Why not introduce yourself? Post about your hobbies, what you work on, projects, and start interacting with our community.
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Jobs
The jobs forum is for users to post job openings for other members. No commercial posts allowed.
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Off topic
Please use this forum for anything off topic - this forum will probably be of a less moderated nature, so be warned!
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Offers and Wanted
You can use this forum to post offers and wanted messages. Please read the sticky post for special conditions.
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Sports
You can use this forum to discuss topics related to sports in general.
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Startups
You can use this forum to let people know about your startup, project, idea and get feedback on it. We expect your company to be New Zealand-based, or at least closely related to technology that can be used in New Zealand. Spam will not be tolerated and will be removed. If you post about your project here but do not come back to comment on feedback the post may be removed. A minimum number of posts is required to create new topics.
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Transport (cars, bikes and boats)
You can use this forum to discuss topics related to transport such as automobiles, motorbikes, boats and related.
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Travel (planes, train, cruise)
You can use this forum to discuss topics related to travel including planes, trains, cruises, car rentals, rentals, insurance, frequent flyers and Uber.
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VIP Lounge (Subscription)
This is a private off topic forum for subscribers only.
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Digital Entertainment
Digital Imaging
Use this forum to discuss photography, digital photography, video and related topics.
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eBook readers, portable media players
You can use this forum to discuss topics related to eBook readers (Amazon Kindle, Kobo, Sony) and mp3 players.
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EPG (Electronic Program Guide)
You can use this forum to discuss topics related to EPG (Electronic Program Guide) tools for your DVB-T/DVB-S/DVB-C Media Center, including the EPG Collector project.
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Freeview (DVB-T/DVB-S)
You can use this forum to discuss topics related to all DVB-T, DVB-S and Freeview services - including configuration, decoders, and software.
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Gadgets, robotics, home automation, electronics (including wearables)
Use this forum to discuss topics related to gadgets in general, robotics, home automation and other consumer electronic devices and kits.
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Gaming
You can use this forum to discuss gaming related topics, in any platform.
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Home Theatre
Geek discussions about audio and video equipment.
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HTPC
You can use this forum to discuss topics related to Home Theatre PCs - building, performance, tweaks, media center software.
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Lightbox
You can use this forum to discuss topics related to Lightbox streaming service.
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Online streaming services
You can use this forum to discuss topics related to all online streaming/downloading such as Amazon Instant Video, Apple iTunes, Easyflix, Google Play, Hulu, Netflix and other similar services.
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Quickflix
You can use this forum to discuss topics related to Quickflix streaming service.
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Sky, Neon and IGLOO
You can use this forum to discuss topics related to all Sky services - including IGLOO, My Sky HDi, Neon, IGLOO, configuration, decoders, and software.
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TiVo
Use this forum to discuss topics related to TiVo in New Zealand and elsewhere.
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DIY
Home Workshop
You can use this forum to discuss your DIY projects, home renovation questions and things related.
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Mobile Devices
Android
You can use this forum to discuss handsets based on Google Android, its SDK and other related topics.
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App Marketplace
You can use this forum to post announcements regarding your new apps and interact with our users. Please read the welcome post in the forum before posting.
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Apple iOS and devices
You can use this forum to discuss topics related to Apple iOS and mobile devices such as the Apple iPhone, Apple iPad and the Apple iPod touch.
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Blackberry
Discussion on all Blackberry models.
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GPS
You can use this forum to discuss GPS technologies and devices, waypoints, POIs and others.
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Mobile handsets
You can use this forum to discuss topics related to handsets in general when not related to a specific mobile operator already covered in one of our dedicated forums.
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Symbian and Meego
To discuss devices based on Meego, Symbian Series 60 and Symbian UIQ.
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Web OS and Palm OS
Discussion on web OS and Palm OS based handsets, including Palm Pre, palmOne, Handspring, Sony Clie, Zodiac and compatibles.
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Windows Phone and Windows Mobile
This forum is for devices running Windows Phone, Windows Mobile (all flavours, including Standard, Professional and Classi), Pocket PC and Pocket PC Phone Edition.
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Networking
LAN (ethernet/Wifi/routers/Bluetooth)
Use this forum to discuss LAN and router configuration, Bluetooth connectivity and related topics.
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VoIP
You can use this forum to discuss VoIP (Voice over IP) and related technologies.
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New Zealand Telecommunications
2degrees
This open forum is for 2degrees users to discuss products and services, and to help each other in using these resources.
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BigPipe
This open forum is for BigPipe users to discuss products and services, and to help each other in using these resources.
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Compass Communications
This open forum is for Compass Communications users to discuss products and services, and to help each other in using these resources.
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Flip NZ
This open forum is for Flip users to discuss products and services, and to help each other in using these resources.
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ICT Policies and Regulation
This open forum is for New Zealand users to discuss information, communications and technology policies and regulatory envirnoment.
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MyRepublic
This open forum is for MyRepublic users to discuss products and services, and to help each other in using these resources.
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New Zealand Broadband
This forum is for users to discuss broadband (including UFB) and landline services in New Zealand and to help each other in using these resources. Please use this forum only if there isn't one for your specific ISP. Posts that are specific to an ISP will be moved to its own subforum.
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New Zealand Mobile and Wireless
This open forum is for users to discuss mobile services (if a specific company forum doesn't exist) and Wi-Fi hotspots in New Zealand and to help each other in using these resources.
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NOW
This open forum is for NOW users to discuss products and services, and to help each other in using these resources.
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Orcon and iServe
This open forum is for Orcon and iServe users to discuss products and services, and to help each other in using these resources.
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Skinny
This open forum is for Skinny users to discuss products and services, and to help each other in using these resources.
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Slingshot and CallPlus
This open forum is for Slingshot and CallPlus users to discuss products and services, and to help each other in using these resources.
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Spark New Zealand
This open forum is for Spark users (including broadband, landline and mobile) users to discuss products and services, and to help each other in using these resources. Please do not use this forum for Chorus, BigPipe or Skinny discussions. Note: Spark is the telco formerly known as Telecom New Zealand.
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Vocus Communications
This open forum is for Vocus Communications (previous Maxnet) users to discuss products and services, and to help each other in using these resources.
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Vodafone New Zealand
This open forum is for Vodafone New Zealand (Vodafone, TelstraClear, Paradise, IHUG, VFX/WorldxChange) users to discuss products and services, and to help each other in using these resources.
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Operating Systems
Google Chrome OS
You can use this forum to discuss Google Chrome OS related topics.
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Linux
You can use this forum to discuss Linux related topics.
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Mac OS
You can use this forum to discuss Mac OS related topics.
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Microsoft Windows
You can use this forum to discuss Microsoft Windows related topics.
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Platforms
Cloud, SaaS
Use this forum to discuss topics related to cloud computing, Software-as-a-Service and other related technologies.
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Desktop computing
You can use this forum to discuss desktop hardware and software.
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IT Pro and developers
IT Pros and developers can use this forum to discuss topics related to small, medium and large businesses ICT.
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Laptops and mobile computers
You can use this forum to discuss laptops and portable computers.
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Social networks, social media, and tools
Use this forum to discuss tools, events and other information related to social networks, social media, using social media to promote company's products and services, concerns about privacy, etc.
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