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Video game market in New Zealand passes half billion dollar mark
Posted on 24-May-2019 16:15

New Zealanders' love of playing video games shows no sign of slowing down, as highlighted in data released today by the Interactive Games and Entertainment Association (IGEA)....


WLG-X festival to celebrate creativity and innovation
Posted on 22-May-2019 17:53

Over five days in September, WLG-X brings together the worlds of technology, design, film and music in an eclectic array of events, experiences, gigs, film screenings, and a programme of top notch international and local speakers....

HPE to acquire supercomputing leader Cray
Posted on 20-May-2019 11:07

The explosion of data from artificial intelligence, machine learning, and big data analytics and evolving customer needs for data-intensive workloads are driving a significant expansion in HPC....

Techweek starting around NZ today
Posted on 20-May-2019 09:52

Techweek, which kicks off in more than 30 cities and towns around New Zealand today, has grown 10 times in just three years, NZTech chief executive Graeme Muller says....

Porirua City Council first to adopt new council software solution Datascape
Posted on 15-May-2019 12:00

Datascape is Datacom's new smart council and community cloud-based solution....

New survey provides insight into schools' technology challenges and plans
Posted on 15-May-2019 09:30

A new survey released by The Network for Learning (N4L) reveals schools must navigate increasingly complex technical landscapes when using the internet for learning....



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Google reportedly suspends Huawei's Android support after US Ban
Created by roderickh, last reply by Technofreak on 25-May-2019 20:30 (185 replies)
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BOGO Galaxy S10
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Legal Q: Email sent on to 3rd party
Created by spacefish, last reply by allio on 22-May-2019 14:06 (26 replies)
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Best latency to USA servers
Created by consolation, last reply by consolation on 25-May-2019 23:11 (11 replies)

FS Huawei P30 Pro
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Remaining balance when you leave - need better training for your online chat staff
Created by zyo, last reply by zyo on 22-May-2019 19:53 (11 replies)

Scam site using Vodafone and spark Logos etc
Created by nunz, last reply by nunz on 25-May-2019 22:34 (21 replies)
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Rush hour on the mountain
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Harman Kardon Allure Portable review
Posted on 17-May-2019 11:59

Voice-activated digital assistant speakers are a more common sight around the house - and a growing market every day. Since my visite to Microsoft's house of the future in Seattle, back in the mid-2000s, I imagined living in a fully digital house, one that you control with your voice and managed through your smart devices....

Ring Stick Up Cam Battery review
Posted on 8-May-2019 11:08

Having installed quite a few Ring devices around the house (including the Floodlight Cam and the Spotlight Cam outside), I was interested in seeing what the new Ring Stick Up Cam offered....

Epson ET-2710 review
Posted on 12-Apr-2019 17:25

For the last few years we have used a laser printer at home. Over those years I have tested a few inkjet printers but couldn't really say I was ever happy enough with results to change devices. I was also unhappy with photo printing results on older printers. This changed when I tried the Epson ET-2710....

Huawei P30 Pro review
Posted on 10-Apr-2019 15:17

In just a couple of days the Huawei P30 and P30 Pro series will be available in New Zealand. There is a great number of special deals to be had from telcos and retail stores - and if you are in the market for the best camera performance and phone design you shouldn't ignore these devices....


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Blogs -been so long
Posted by psychrn on 6-Apr-2019 21:03
psychrn
My goodness me my last blog update was in 2013 !!!! BTW im a 62 yr old tech freak as my work colleagues would tell you. Still working as a Mental Health Nurse in a large Metropolitan facility. I have been through several tech phases over the years. Been a member of Geekzone since 2005. Had early ...
PDAMan
I didn't realise it has been so long since I blogged here. Thanks for turning it on again Mauricio. HERE has just released a new set of Real Time Traffic API's which I think offers a great opportunity for the many developers who work in Fleet Management, Transport, Distribution and other location b...
nzsouthernman
We've been needing to provide guest internet access via our campus wireless network ever since we implemented it. People who visit just expect us to provide it. We first tried to use the guest functionality that comes with Ruckus, but it's a bit clunky, and then we tried using Linewize's built-in ...
Paradox IP150 and Home Automation
Posted by davidcole on 6-Mar-2019 21:57
davidcole
Below is a bit of a primer for connecting to a Paradox SP6000 via the IP150 module for the purposes of controlling via home automation software. Hardware: Spectra SP6000, IP150 Module with firmware < v3 - Firmware 1.x Works best due to changes that Paradox have implemented forcing users to th...
BarTender
Sailpoint IdentityIQ IIQ allows you create "encrypted" passwords so then you store those encrypted passwords in config files such as the database credentials that are stored within the iiq.properties file. dataSource.username=identityiqdataSource.password=1:iCAlakm5CVUe7+Q6hVJIBA== There are...
Useful SNMP OIDs for Home Automation
Posted by BarTender on 14-Jan-2019 17:37
BarTender
I've been playing with Home Assistant and using a few devices around my home network so thought it would be useful to document some of the useful SNMP OIDs I have found: Switches: Device SNMP OID On Value Off Value Notes APC 7920 PDU .1.3.6.1.4.1.318.1.1.12.3.3.1.1.4.1 1 2 Incre...
sbiddle
Boxing Day is one of the biggest retail shopping days of the year in New Zealand. After a day of overeating on Christmas Day, New Zealanders rush out in their droves to the malls enduring traffic chaos and crowds all in the hope of picking up a bargain. Big retailers advertise their "huge" Boxing Da...


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[FS] Motorola G5s 32GB/3GB
Created by lNomNoml, last reply by lNomNoml on 26-May-2019 00:25

Huawei GT Owners discussion thread
Created by freitasm, last reply by maxeon on 25-May-2019 23:21 (31 replies)
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Best latency to USA servers
Created by consolation, last reply by consolation on 25-May-2019 23:11 (11 replies)

[FS] Asus HD7770 1GB DDR5
Created by lNomNoml, last reply by lNomNoml on 25-May-2019 23:05

[FS] Creative Labs Inspire 2.1 2500
Created by lNomNoml, last reply by lNomNoml on 25-May-2019 22:50

New Freeview Dish TV recorder - 1TB, Chromecast support, 4K HD
Created by freitasm, last reply by SouthernKiwi on 25-May-2019 22:47 (316 replies)
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Scam site using Vodafone and spark Logos etc
Created by nunz, last reply by nunz on 25-May-2019 22:34 (21 replies)
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Paradox IP150 Installation and Configuration - Help Needed
Created by GJVVU, last reply by davidcole on 25-May-2019 22:28 (36 replies)
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[FS] PlayStation 3 Games and gear
Created by lNomNoml, last reply by lNomNoml on 25-May-2019 22:12

Greetings from an incurable early adopting optimist 😏
Created by SouthernKiwi, last reply by Dratsab on 25-May-2019 22:02 (5 replies)

Removing data from unpowered tablet
Created by Gordy7, last reply by Gordy7 on 25-May-2019 22:01 (19 replies)
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Rush hour on the mountain
Created by Rikkitic, last reply by frankv on 25-May-2019 21:54 (9 replies)

Is this logic correct? Off peak hot water heating.
Created by GSManiac, last reply by Gordy7 on 25-May-2019 21:46 (28 replies)
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Freeview Dish TV A2 - Consumer feature requests.
Created by SouthernKiwi, last reply by SouthernKiwi on 25-May-2019 21:38 (2 replies)

FS unopened: Crucial 16GB SODIMM 1.35v DDR3
Created by mentalinc, last reply by mentalinc on 25-May-2019 21:27

Wifi Calling Issue
Created by Bluntj, last reply by Bluntj on 25-May-2019 21:09 (19 replies)
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Google reportedly suspends Huawei's Android support after US Ban
Created by roderickh, last reply by Technofreak on 25-May-2019 20:30 (185 replies)
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New POTS connections
Created by BryceL, last reply by K8Toledo on 25-May-2019 20:02 (7 replies)

Epic YouTube Videos
Created by garvani, last reply by kingdragonfly on 25-May-2019 19:59 (976 replies)
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WD 10TB External HDD Amazon US$79.99
Created by CYaBro, last reply by droopanu on 25-May-2019 19:53 (18 replies)
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