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N4L helping TAKA Trust bridge the digital divide for Lower Hutt students
Posted on 18-Jun-2018 13:08

Rata Street School students to get home internet access for learning via Managed Network....

Winners Announced for 2018 CIO Awards
Posted on 18-Jun-2018 13:03

The Awards recognise the individuals and teams who have shown leadership, innovation and foresight in their contribution to ICT and business....

Logitech Rally sets new standard for USB-connected video conference cameras
Posted on 18-Jun-2018 09:27

A premium, modular system designed for everyday conference rooms and large meeting spaces....

Russell Stanners steps down as Vodafone NZ CEO
Posted on 12-Jun-2018 09:13

Russell Stanners has today announced that he has decided to step down from his role as Vodafone New Zealand CEO at the end of October 2018....

Intergen recognised as 2018 Microsoft Country Partner of the Year for New Zealand
Posted on 12-Jun-2018 08:00

It has been a big week for Intergen who are celebrating both the Country Partner of the Year Award as well as being a finalist in three categories of the local New Zealand Partner Awards....

Finalists Announced For Microsoft NZ Partner Awards
Posted on 6-Jun-2018 15:12

This year's Awards had one clear focus - customer experience. As a result, the finalists were chosen for solutions that truly empower customers through innovative use of Microsoft technology....

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Vodafone Fibre X Gigabite Extremely slow international speeds.
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Bigpipe - Help resolving ticket.
Created by nunz, last reply by quickymart on 22-Jun-2018 18:22 (30 replies)
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Unifi AP location roof space vrs under the house.
Created by afe66, last reply by cyril7 on 23-Jun-2018 16:10 (14 replies)

Spark chat help error.
Created by 3puttssuck, last reply by sdav on 21-Jun-2018 22:09 (14 replies)

AT and rail transport in Auckland - fail.
Created by kryptonjohn, last reply by Geektastic on 24-Jun-2018 19:09 (80 replies)
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Recommended 'open world' games
Created by McMatt, last reply by eracode on 21-Jun-2018 15:26 (11 replies)

Issue with my new wireless network card (driver issue?)
Created by webzarp, last reply by yitz on 24-Jun-2018 14:58 (10 replies)

Hyper-V VM black screen after log on ... ideas?
Created by Batman, last reply by Batman on 23-Jun-2018 18:02 (10 replies)

Ring Spotlight Cam review
Posted on 18-Jun-2018 09:24

Ring started as a cloud-connected video doorbell company and soon evolved to something more like a cloud-based security company. From connected doorbells, to smart floodlight-enabled cameras and extenders to (coming soon) full house alarm systems complete with motion detectors, contact sensor and more....

Nokia 6.1 and Nokia 7 Plus review
Posted on 4-Jun-2018 18:48

The Nokia brand lives through HMD Global, the Finnish mobile phone company that now produces feature phones and smartphones under the famous brand. The newly launched in New Zealand Nokia 6.1 and Nokia 7 Plus are part of the second wave of Android-based smartphones and it is kind of a big deal....

Huawei P20 Pro review
Posted on 11-May-2018 11:00

The Huawei P20 Pro is pretty much at the top of the high end Android smartphones. Not only in terms of design, manufacturing quality, technical specs but, once again with incredible photography capabilities....

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The previously mentioned Croit CEPH Cluster has been running well for a few weeks now, with a couple of issues found and addressed with help from Croit. Things we've learnt: Storage nodes really need 8GB of RAM. A monitor node can be an old laptop with 100mbp/s NIC as long as the CPU is 64bit...
Akamai IP Reputation Filter
Posted by BarTender on 31-May-2018 11:53
So today I had an interesting issue where I was unable to access a web site from a customers internet connection. It seems that Akamai IP Reputation Filter has for some reason decided that the reputation of this IP address has some random issue that will prevent me from accessing their web site. T...
I thought it's about time to dust off this blog and post about something that's been in the back of my mind for a few years now, clustered redundant scalable storage. A bit of history: Here at Burnside High School where I am a member of the IT Dept we've accumulated over time a bunch of older-b...
Stolen or lost mobile phones are a global problem. With the introduction of GSM phones in the ‘90s, the ability to simply move a SIM card between phones started a crime wave because phones were such an easy target. Once somebody had a stolen phone they could simply use it themselves, or on sel...
Add-free alternative to iHeartradio
Posted by sdavisnz on 2-May-2018 20:26
I listen to quite a bit of radio. my biggest problem is my normal station of choice is broadcast on AM in my area. iHeartradio is the recommended way to listen but i have some serious beef with iheartradio. Lately they have been inserting 30 second audio adds when you start listening to a statio...
Users of hardware running Mikrotik RouterOS are urged to ensure their devices are secured after news of yet another security vulnerability affecting the platform. The vulnerability allows a hacker to access the device remotely using Winbox port 8291 and then download the user database file from the...
From my new series Disruption Playbook comes an interview with the CEO of Zephyr Airworks, Fred Reid. Zephyr Airworks (and parent company Kitty Hawk) are being funded by Google co-founder Larry Page and have been secretly hard at work on Cora – designed as an electric autonomous sky taxi. I ...

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Weather station with ethernet - not wifi
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Skype ringtone
Created by GGJohnstone, last reply by Spong on 25-Jun-2018 00:17 (2 replies)

Chorus VDSL - Vectoring & G.INP rolling in
Created by hio77, last reply by hio77 on 24-Jun-2018 23:08 (368 replies)
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secondhand server or gaming machine wanted
Created by Ford, last reply by richms on 24-Jun-2018 22:54 (8 replies)

Serial Killer Released on Parole
Created by networkn, last reply by Lias on 24-Jun-2018 22:41 (70 replies)
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i7 4th Gen vs 7th Gen vs 8th Gen in Laptop
Created by Cuane, last reply by bunker on 24-Jun-2018 22:32 (7 replies)

Nissan LEAF - General
Created by Linuxluver, last reply by RUKI on 24-Jun-2018 21:45 (2096 replies)
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Geekzone Rugby (Union) Discussion Thread
Created by networkn, last reply by networkn on 24-Jun-2018 21:40 (3353 replies)
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Sky launch mobile-only sports offering for $15.99 a month
Created by sub, last reply by sdav on 24-Jun-2018 21:40 (79 replies)
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8" speakers or 6"? 5.2.1 system build
Created by bigfulla213, last reply by bignose on 24-Jun-2018 21:20 (35 replies)
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[FS] Samsung S7 Edge, XiaoMi 6, Sony MDR-1000X, UE Wonderboom
Created by pgsheng, last reply by pgsheng on 24-Jun-2018 21:17 (4 replies)

FS: Asus GL502VS i7, 16gb ddr4, GTX1070 8GB
Created by Echoe, last reply by Echoe on 24-Jun-2018 21:08 (2 replies)

Have any Geekzone members had an Ancestry DNA test?
Created by Linux, last reply by Linux on 24-Jun-2018 21:03 (98 replies)
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Costco to open a NZ store within a year.
Created by Aredwood, last reply by wekano7 on 24-Jun-2018 20:52 (90 replies)
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EV (electric vehicle) general news
Created by Linuxluver, last reply by Batman on 24-Jun-2018 20:50 (1469 replies)
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Bizarre pricing change with PB Tech purchase
Created by jonathan18, last reply by wsnz on 24-Jun-2018 20:42 (12 replies)

Moving on from RX100. Need more range.
Created by mudguard, last reply by Scott3 on 24-Jun-2018 20:39 (14 replies)

Old Altron Harrier alarm system
Created by Rikkitic, last reply by Nzengsaif on 24-Jun-2018 20:10 (5 replies)

DIY Replacement Smart Alarm Controller -
Created by Antzzz, last reply by oOo on 24-Jun-2018 20:05 (25 replies)
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New Technology Set to End Free Vehicle Glass Cover for Kiwis
Created by freitasm, last reply by mattwnz on 24-Jun-2018 19:55 (43 replies)
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