Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.

Bargains and Deals
You can use this forum to share current bargains and deals. Please read the sticky post for special conditions.
117 topics with 2356 posts
Last post 28-Nov-2014 20:58
Subscribe via RSS
Geekzone
Please use this forum for topics related to the website.
1545 topics with 15630 posts
Last post 19-Nov-2014 09:44
Subscribe via RSS
Health and fitness
You can use this forum to discuss topics related to health and fitness including wearables that help track your performance.
41 topics with 743 posts
Last post 28-Nov-2014 18:36
Subscribe via RSS
Introductions
New around Geekzone? Why not introduce yourself? Post about your hobbies, what you work on, projects, and start interacting with our community.
1780 topics with 8052 posts
Last post 28-Nov-2014 08:19
Subscribe via RSS
Jobs
The jobs forum is for users to post job openings for other members. No commercial posts allowed.
17 topics with 46 posts
Last post 11-Nov-2014 16:33
Subscribe via RSS
Off topic
Please use this forum for anything off topic - this forum will probably be of a less moderated nature, so be warned!
6915 topics with 119986 posts
Last post 28-Nov-2014 20:14
Subscribe via RSS
Offers and Wanted
You can use this forum to post offers and wanted messages. Please read the sticky post for special conditions.
3370 topics with 12000 posts
Last post 28-Nov-2014 15:40
Subscribe via RSS
Planes, trains and automobiles
You can use this forum to discuss topics related to transport such as automobiles, motorbikes, boats and anything related.
330 topics with 8087 posts
Last post 28-Nov-2014 21:30
Subscribe via RSS
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.
154 topics with 2361 posts
Last post 28-Nov-2014 16:37
Subscribe via RSS
VIP Lounge (Subscription)
This is a private off topic forum for subscribers only.
51 topics with 293 posts
Last post 27-Sep-2014 10:13
Digital Entertainment
Digital Imaging
Use this forum to discuss photography, digital photography, video and related topics.
413 topics with 3940 posts
Last post 21-Nov-2014 23:44
Subscribe via RSS
eBook readers, portable media players
You can use this forum to discuss topics related to eBook readers (Amazon Kindle, Kobo, Sony) and mp3 players.
564 topics with 3902 posts
Last post 17-Nov-2014 19:18
Subscribe via RSS
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.
228 topics with 2469 posts
Last post 27-Nov-2014 20:25
Subscribe via RSS
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.
3696 topics with 39717 posts
Last post 28-Nov-2014 20:43
Subscribe via RSS
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.
427 topics with 4390 posts
Last post 28-Nov-2014 19:04
Subscribe via RSS
Gaming
You can use this forum to discuss gaming related topics, in any platform.
1693 topics with 15872 posts
Last post 28-Nov-2014 08:25
Subscribe via RSS
Home Theatre
Geek discussions about audio and video equipment.
3993 topics with 37664 posts
Last post 28-Nov-2014 20:44
Subscribe via RSS
HTPC
You can use this forum to discuss topics related to Home Theatre PCs - building, performance, tweaks, media center software.
2277 topics with 19701 posts
Last post 26-Nov-2014 22:44
Subscribe via RSS
Online streaming services
You can use this forum to discuss topics related to all online streaming/downloading such as Quickflix, Easyflix, Netflix, Hulu, Apple iTunes and other similar services.
396 topics with 10394 posts
Last post 28-Nov-2014 11:39
Subscribe via RSS
Sky and IGLOO
You can use this forum to discuss topics related to all Sky services - including My Sky HDi, iSky, IGLOO, configuration, decoders, and software.
1430 topics with 15348 posts
Last post 28-Nov-2014 20:20
Subscribe via RSS
TiVo
Use this forum to discuss topics related to TiVo in New Zealand and elsewhere.
493 topics with 6139 posts
Last post 15-Nov-2014 07:34
Subscribe via RSS
DIY
Home Workshop
You can use this forum to discuss your DIY projects, home renovation questions and things related.
677 topics with 12321 posts
Last post 28-Nov-2014 01:18
Subscribe via RSS
Mobile Devices
Android
You can use this forum to discuss handsets based on Google Android, its SDK and other related topics.
3459 topics with 71488 posts
Last post 28-Nov-2014 21:24
Subscribe via RSS
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.
55 topics with 325 posts
Last post 16-Sep-2014 18:17
Subscribe via RSS
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.
2315 topics with 32905 posts
Last post 28-Nov-2014 20:26
Subscribe via RSS
Blackberry
Discussion on all Blackberry models.
201 topics with 978 posts
Last post 19-Nov-2014 15:30
Subscribe via RSS
GPS
You can use this forum to discuss GPS technologies and devices, waypoints, POIs and others.
310 topics with 1541 posts
Last post 17-Nov-2014 10:17
Subscribe via RSS
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.
2762 topics with 16841 posts
Last post 28-Nov-2014 13:58
Subscribe via RSS
Symbian and Meego
To discuss devices based on Meego, Symbian Series 60 and Symbian UIQ.
838 topics with 7195 posts
Last post 20-Nov-2014 21:29
Subscribe via RSS
Web OS and Palm OS
Discussion on web OS and Palm OS based handsets, including Palm Pre, palmOne, Handspring, Sony Clie, Zodiac and compatibles.
366 topics with 2563 posts
Last post 1-Sep-2014 21:45
Subscribe via RSS
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.
3178 topics with 17390 posts
Last post 24-Nov-2014 11:30
Subscribe via RSS
Networking
LAN (ethernet/Wifi/routers/Bluetooth)
Use this forum to discuss LAN and router configuration, Bluetooth connectivity and related topics.
5468 topics with 29772 posts
Last post 28-Nov-2014 21:04
Subscribe via RSS
VoIP
You can use this forum to discuss VoIP (Voice over IP) and related technologies.
1189 topics with 9435 posts
Last post 27-Nov-2014 10:54
Subscribe via RSS
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.
1634 topics with 21974 posts
Last post 27-Nov-2014 15:41
Subscribe via RSS
BigPipe
This open forum is for BigPipe users to discuss products and services, and to help each other in using these resources.
94 topics with 2013 posts
Last post 28-Nov-2014 17:51
Subscribe via RSS
Compass Communications
This open forum is for Compass Communications users to discuss products and services, and to help each other in using these resources.
60 topics with 376 posts
Last post 26-Nov-2014 11:28
Subscribe via RSS
Flip NZ
This open forum is for Flip users to discuss products and services, and to help each other in using these resources.
54 topics with 541 posts
Last post 18-Nov-2014 09:51
Subscribe via RSS
Full Flavour
This open forum is for Full Flavour users to discuss products and services, and to help each other in using these resources.
21 topics with 232 posts
Last post 31-Oct-2014 13:09
Subscribe via RSS
ICT Policies and Regulation
This open forum is for New Zealand users to discuss information, communications and technology policies and regulatory envirnoment.
338 topics with 5072 posts
Last post 19-Nov-2014 16:23
Subscribe via RSS
MyRepublic
This open forum is for MyRepublic users to discuss products and services, and to help each other in using these resources.
20 topics with 473 posts
Last post 28-Nov-2014 20:01
Subscribe via RSS
New Zealand Broadband
This open forum is for users to discuss broadband 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.
3762 topics with 44557 posts
Last post 28-Nov-2014 19:55
Subscribe via RSS
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.
271 topics with 2450 posts
Last post 28-Nov-2014 10:18
Subscribe via RSS
New Zealand UFB
Please use this forum to discuss topics related to New Zealand Ultra Fast Broadband (UFB) projects, deployments, configurations.
486 topics with 7484 posts
Last post 28-Nov-2014 18:57
Subscribe via RSS
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.
1590 topics with 22223 posts
Last post 28-Nov-2014 15:37
Subscribe via RSS
Skinny
This open forum is for Skinny users to discuss products and services, and to help each other in using these resources.
201 topics with 2425 posts
Last post 23-Nov-2014 21:21
Subscribe via RSS
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.
1041 topics with 13102 posts
Last post 26-Nov-2014 10:25
Subscribe via RSS
Snap
This open forum is for Snap users to discuss products and services, and to help each other in using these resources.
864 topics with 15939 posts
Last post 28-Nov-2014 15:04
Subscribe via RSS
Spark (Telecom New Zealand, Yahoo!Xtra)
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.
5418 topics with 70828 posts
Last post 28-Nov-2014 18:39
Subscribe via RSS
TelstraClear
This open forum is for TelstraClear users to discuss products and services, and to help each other in using these resources.
1526 topics with 21669 posts
Last post 30-May-2013 12:20
Subscribe via RSS
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.
46 topics with 681 posts
Last post 23-Oct-2014 15:12
Subscribe via RSS
Vodafone New Zealand
This open forum is for Vodafone New Zealand and ihug users to discuss products and services, and to help each other in using these resources.
4716 topics with 56127 posts
Last post 28-Nov-2014 21:27
Subscribe via RSS
WXC / VFX
This open forum is for WXC users to discuss products and services, including the VFX services and to help each other in using these resources.
2213 topics with 22107 posts
Last post 28-Nov-2014 09:05
Subscribe via RSS
Operating Systems
Google Chrome OS
You can use this forum to discuss Google Chrome OS related topics.
40 topics with 246 posts
Last post 27-Nov-2014 22:21
Subscribe via RSS
Linux
You can use this forum to discuss Linux related topics.
393 topics with 2402 posts
Last post 4-Nov-2014 05:22
Subscribe via RSS
Mac OS
You can use this forum to discuss Mac OS related topics.
771 topics with 5647 posts
Last post 26-Nov-2014 17:17
Subscribe via RSS
Microsoft Windows
You can use this forum to discuss Microsoft Windows related topics.
2622 topics with 19528 posts
Last post 28-Nov-2014 11:00
Subscribe via RSS
Platforms
Cloud, SaaS
Use this forum to discuss topics related to cloud computing, Software-as-a-Service and other related technologies.
190 topics with 1874 posts
Last post 22-Nov-2014 10:50
Subscribe via RSS
Desktop computing
You can use this forum to discuss desktop hardware and software.
2817 topics with 19518 posts
Last post 28-Nov-2014 15:24
Subscribe via RSS
IT Pro and developers
IT Pros and developers can use this forum to discuss topics related to small, medium and large businesses ICT.
1894 topics with 14020 posts
Last post 28-Nov-2014 18:17
Subscribe via RSS
Laptops and mobile computers
You can use this forum to discuss laptops and portable computers.
1500 topics with 9402 posts
Last post 28-Nov-2014 16:01
Subscribe via RSS
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.
130 topics with 1067 posts
Last post 3-Nov-2014 02:06
Subscribe via RSS

Geekzone Moderators: BigHammer freitasm gehenna jevvv nate rscole86 sbiddle scottjpalmer


Twitter »
Follow us to receive Twitter updates when new discussions are posted in our forums:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when news items and blogs are posted in our frontpage:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when tech item prices are listed in our price comparison site:





Trending now »

Hot discussions in our forums right now:

My un-consented UFB install
Created by thurthur, last reply by mdooher on 28-Nov-2014 18:57 (79 replies)
Pages... 4 5 6


This is the end ...
Created by joker97, last reply by davidcole on 28-Nov-2014 21:30 (53 replies)
Pages... 2 3 4


Gigatown winner town and plans
Created by freitasm, last reply by Demeter on 28-Nov-2014 08:59 (76 replies)
Pages... 4 5 6


Seen any good Black Friday / Cyber Monday deals?
Created by Jaxson, last reply by ckc on 28-Nov-2014 15:08 (24 replies)
Pages... 2


Gull Employment Dispute.
Created by networkn, last reply by richms on 28-Nov-2014 17:57 (153 replies)
Pages... 9 10 11


Stuff.co.nz hacked by Syrian electronic army?
Created by surfisup1000, last reply by dclegg on 28-Nov-2014 13:35 (17 replies)
Pages... 2


What the hell MyRepublic!?
Created by gished, last reply by pohutukawa on 28-Nov-2014 17:45 (16 replies)
Pages... 2


The Warehouse pulling R18 games and DVD's
Created by semigeek, last reply by Geektastic on 27-Nov-2014 18:32 (64 replies)
Pages... 3 4 5



Geekzone Live »

Try automatic live updates from Geekzone directly in your browser, without refreshing the page, with Geekzone Live now.

Are you subscribed to our RSS feed? You can download the latest headlines and summaries from our stories directly to your computer or smartphone by using a feed reader.

Alternatively, you can receive a daily email with Geekzone updates.