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Vodafone TV — television in the cloud
Posted on 17-Oct-2017 19:29

You need a fast fibre connection to use the new-look Vodafone TV. Less than 100Mbps won’t cut it. That means a UFB connection or Vodafone’s own FibreX alternative. You also need a Vodafone broadband account. The service is company exclusive. CEO Russell Stanners says he hopes customers who like the look of Vodafone TV will […] Vodafone TV — television in the cloud ... Comments (Comments)

Nokia 8 review: Classy midrange pure Android phone
Posted on 16-Oct-2017 07:27

A decade ago Nokia accounted for almost half the mobile phones in use. Within a handful of years it was irrelevant. Today Nokia is back. Sort of. A little-known Finnish company called HMD Global has the name rights. HMD sells four Nokia models; the Nokia 3, 5, 6 and 8. Not much imagination went into […] Nokia 8 review: Classy midrange pure Android phone ... Comments (Comments)

Why carriers might want to embrace Commerce Commission study, MVNOs
Posted on 13-Oct-2017 09:42

Earlier this year Communications Minister Simon Bridges wrote to the Commerce Commission asking it to investigate competition in the mobile market. Last Friday the Commerce Commission confirmed the study will go ahead. The Commerce Commission says study aims to “better understand how mobile markets are developing and performing, particularly around the competitive landscape and any […] Why carriers might want to embrace Commerce Commission study, MNVOs ... Comments (Comments)

Fitbit launches Ionic, its health and fitness smartwatch
Posted on 12-Oct-2017 15:52

Fitbit's first smartwatch debuts with personalised guidance, on-device dynamic workouts, relative SpO2 sensor, industry-leading GPS, swim tracking, on-board music, contactless payments and multi-day battery life - in addition to a partnership with Adidas to deliver the Fitbit Ionic special edition and training programmes.... Comments (Comments)

Xero launches machine learning automation to improve coding accuracy for small businesses
Posted on 12-Oct-2017 15:45

Building on the success of its first machine learning project, Xero announced the next step in its journey towards code-free accounting - the automation of account codes and bills for all small businesses and their partners.... Comments (Comments)

Bank of New Zealand uses Intel AI to detect financial crime
Posted on 12-Oct-2017 15:39

Intel Saffron Anti-Money Laundering (AML) Advisor uses explainable AI to enhance decision-making for investigators and analysts. Associative memory AI finds and explains multidimensional patterns so that investigators and analysts can explore emerging trends across a bank's or insurer's data.... Comments (Comments)

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Vodafone TV - Is this sky?
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Under -deck "roofing"
Created by kryptonjohn, last reply by Kickinbac on 17-Oct-2017 21:44 (25 replies)
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KRACK - WPA2 essentially cracked.
Created by michaelmurfy, last reply by Paul1977 on 17-Oct-2017 22:19 (46 replies)
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Obesity in NZ - OECD
Created by Fred99, last reply by Fred99 on 17-Oct-2017 20:51 (114 replies)
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Bad speeds to Apple services
Created by Swemoph, last reply by RunningMan on 15-Oct-2017 20:50 (16 replies)
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Xiaomi Mi Robot Vacuum
Created by ashtonaut, last reply by ashtonaut on 17-Oct-2017 19:47 (27 replies)
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Decent work ultrabook recommendations
Created by surfercdhick, last reply by Batman on 17-Oct-2017 13:15 (24 replies)
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Is there a way to get fibre installed but stay on VDSL(Enable)
Created by cruxis, last reply by BarTender on 17-Oct-2017 19:31 (22 replies)
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Ring Floodlight Cam review
Posted on 15-Oct-2017 15:22

Ring, the company that makes smart doorbells expanded its offering in New Zealand with the introduction of their latest Floodlight Cam. As the name implies the Floodlight Cam packages the common floodlight features with smart detection and recording capabilities, making it your first line of defence in a home security setup.... Comments (Comments)

Grandstream GWN7000 review
Posted on 14-Oct-2017 17:41

Thanks to Go Wireless I've had a chance to play around with some Grandstream networking products.... Comments (Comments)

AmpliFi HD review
Posted on 14-Oct-2017 17:27

From opening the box to setting up the main router AmpliFi was designed with ease of use in mind for general consumers.... Comments (Comments)

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Sony Xperia XZ & Samsung Galaxy S8+
Created by Geektastic, last reply by Geektastic on 18-Oct-2017 00:17

This is the reason why soo many dashcam footage from Russia
Created by ech3lon, last reply by PhantomNVD on 18-Oct-2017 00:09 (3 replies)

What's something small that really makes you smile?
Created by Ge0rge, last reply by Fred99 on 18-Oct-2017 00:03 (104 replies)
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Whats something small that really annoys you?
Created by Finch, last reply by Geektastic on 17-Oct-2017 23:57 (4306 replies)
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EV (electric vehicle) general news
Created by Linuxluver, last reply by PhantomNVD on 17-Oct-2017 23:52 (800 replies)
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FS: Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus 64GB
Created by matisyahu, last reply by matisyahu on 17-Oct-2017 23:51

Vodafone TV - Is this sky?
Created by wingbat45, last reply by Apsattv on 17-Oct-2017 23:33 (70 replies)
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Nissan LEAF - General
Created by Linuxluver, last reply by Linuxluver on 17-Oct-2017 23:16 (1225 replies)
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New Life for Tivo S3
Created by SepticSceptic, last reply by Spong on 17-Oct-2017 23:07 (49 replies)
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BBQ season is approaching again and I need a new one.
Created by gished, last reply by gished on 17-Oct-2017 23:05

netflix getting worse and worse on vodafone cable in Kapiti
Created by KiwiShaver, last reply by Pumpedd on 17-Oct-2017 23:02 (6 replies)

FS: MacBook Pro (Retina, 15-inch, Late 2013) 2.3GHz Intel Core i7, 16GB Ram, 512GB SSD
Created by jat80, last reply by jat80 on 17-Oct-2017 22:39 (6 replies)

Good mesh system for FibreX ?
Created by KingPluto, last reply by MikeB4 on 17-Oct-2017 22:31 (6 replies)

BNZ introducing Apple Pay
Created by KiwiSurfer, last reply by jat80 on 17-Oct-2017 22:27 (43 replies)
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Video buffering on WDTV Live via WiFi
Created by dafman, last reply by dafman on 17-Oct-2017 22:27 (3 replies)

Finance now available on Tesla's ordered in NZ
Created by Linuxluver, last reply by Aredwood on 17-Oct-2017 22:24 (27 replies)
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KRACK - WPA2 essentially cracked.
Created by michaelmurfy, last reply by Paul1977 on 17-Oct-2017 22:19 (46 replies)
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Mud terrain tyres what type are the best value for money ?
Created by Terranoboy01, last reply by Terranoboy01 on 17-Oct-2017 22:03

FS: MacBook Air (mid-2012) $100
Created by bisr, last reply by reven on 17-Oct-2017 22:01 (8 replies)

Any bug identifiers here?
Created by Kol12, last reply by Kol12 on 17-Oct-2017 22:00 (17 replies)
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