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Xero announces new smarter tools, push into the North American market
Posted on 19-Jun-2019 17:20

New features announced at Xerocon San Diego demonstrate Xero’s increased investment in North America, with new automated workflows in tax tools and new personalized learning experience. The company also announced new partnerships with Stripe and PwC....

New report by Unisys shows New Zealanders want action by social platform companies and police to monitor social media sites
Posted on 19-Jun-2019 17:09

New research from Unisys Corporation, conducted before and after the attacks on two Christchurch mosques on 15 March reveals that before the attacks New Zealanders had the lowest level of concern about criminal attacks at large events of 13 countries surveyed and ranked war or terrorism as only seventh out of eight types of security concerns....

ASB adds Google Pay option to contactless payments
Posted on 19-Jun-2019 17:05

ASB has added Google Pay to its suite of payment technologies, with its Android customers now able to use the payment technology....

New Zealand PC Market declines on the back of high channel inventory, IDC reports
Posted on 18-Jun-2019 17:35

In the first quarter of 2019, New Zealand's Traditional PC market experienced a -8.3% year-on-year (YoY) decline in unit shipments, according to the latest IDC Asia/Pacific Quarterly Personal Computing Device Tracker. ...

Air New Zealand uses drones to inspect aircraft
Posted on 17-Jun-2019 15:39

Air New Zealand has teamed up with ST Engineering to trial the use of drones to inspect aircraft....

TCL Electronics launches its first-ever 8K TV
Posted on 17-Jun-2019 15:18

TCL Electronics, one of the world's leading electronics brands, has announced the launch of its first-ever 8K TV; the 75-inch X10 QLED....



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Israel Folau saga.
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Hydrogen powered cars: Your news and views please
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What’s Skinny customer service like? Considering fibre broadband with them.
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Celebrities you have met .
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32bit Windows 7 malware protection
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WTB: 2x Raspberry Pi 3Bs
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Climate change: What can you do to help halt global warming and when will you do it?
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Online coffee bean supplier?
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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....


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sbiddle
Vodafone New Zealand have announced that from the 11th July 2019 they are raising the price of their popular $5 Daily Roaming option from $5 per day to $7 per day, a 40% increase.Unlike roaming packages with other providers, the $5 charge is not a package or plan as such, but merely an arbitary dail...
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...


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Sim cards in Switzerland
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Renovating newly purchased home to be warm
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Israel Folau saga.
Created by JaseNZ, last reply by Handle9 on 26-Jun-2019 00:05 (143 replies)
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Mitsubishi Lossnay, Smart Vent synergy or any other balanced pressure systems
Created by Chicknsoup, last reply by bfginger on 25-Jun-2019 23:47 (10 replies)

PLAYERS WANTED - AKL Rolemaster Tabletop Roleplaying Game - Starting Q4 2019
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Formula1 2019
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Facebook log in stuck on secure your account
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NZ Broadband testing from Samknows
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FS: Desktop PC RX580 & AMD FX8320
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Celebrities you have met .
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FS: 24 x 3Tb 7200rpm drives, all enterprise from retired fileserver
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What's something small that really makes you smile?
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Heart Surgery Valve repair/replacement- anyone had it
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Updating Bed Time Again
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NZ Government Incentives Coming Soon For Buyers of Electric Vehicles!
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32bit Windows 7 malware protection
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Nokia 9 PureView - I bought one!
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Amazon Prime Day 2019
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FS: Iphone 6 and Iphone 6s plus
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Notice period for leaving skinny unlimited?
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