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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 Jase2985 on 24-May-2019 21:06 (172 replies)
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The Mechanical Keyboard thread!
Created by Item, last reply by Batman on 23-May-2019 21:34 (25 replies)
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BOGO Galaxy S10
Created by benokobi, last reply by mattwnz on 24-May-2019 22:56 (17 replies)
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Loyalty Cards + NFC
Created by exador, last reply by mentalinc on 24-May-2019 21:46 (14 replies)

Is there a keystone adapter for PDL Iconic wall faceplate?
Created by dantheperson, last reply by mattwnz on 24-May-2019 23:11 (13 replies)

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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Scam site using Vodafone and spark Logos etc
Created by nunz, last reply by Handle9 on 24-May-2019 20:03 (11 replies)

FS Huawei P30 Pro
Created by benokobi, last reply by floydbloke on 23-May-2019 09:30 (34 replies)
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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
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 ...
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...
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
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...
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 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
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 2 Incre...
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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What's something small that really annoys you?
Created by Finch, last reply by Geektastic on 25-May-2019 03:05 (7505 replies)
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2degrees AWS issues
Created by TheoM, last reply by richms on 25-May-2019 02:42 (12 replies)

FS: BNIB Oakley Gauge 8, gunmetal frames with Prizm Sapphire lenses
Created by Geektastic, last reply by Geektastic on 25-May-2019 01:59 (2 replies)

Why is it illegal for private schools to be open on Saturday and Sunday?
Created by Geektastic, last reply by Geektastic on 25-May-2019 01:50 (11 replies)

FS: Serious Bargain - Brand New Razer Blade 15 - RTX2070
Created by 1024kb, last reply by 1024kb on 25-May-2019 01:37 (9 replies)

Wifi Calling Issue
Created by Bluntj, last reply by michaelmurfy on 25-May-2019 01:21 (11 replies)

Huawei GT Owners discussion thread
Created by freitasm, last reply by freitasm on 25-May-2019 00:56 (26 replies)
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Worn steering wheel on near new car
Created by Geese, last reply by Handle9 on 25-May-2019 00:23 (10 replies)

Outdoor Wireless Bridge reccomendations?
Created by K8Toledo, last reply by fe31nz on 25-May-2019 00:16 (10 replies)

OpenVPN: Accessing client LAN (site-to-site)
Created by snowfly, last reply by fe31nz on 25-May-2019 00:12 (5 replies)

Crooks or just marketing?
Created by Rickles, last reply by wanakaforever on 24-May-2019 23:25 (4 replies)

Greetings from an incurable early adopting optimist 😏
Created by SouthernKiwi, last reply by freitasm on 24-May-2019 23:20 (2 replies)

Is there a keystone adapter for PDL Iconic wall faceplate?
Created by dantheperson, last reply by mattwnz on 24-May-2019 23:11 (13 replies)

BOGO Galaxy S10
Created by benokobi, last reply by mattwnz on 24-May-2019 22:56 (17 replies)
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Nokia 9 PureView - I bought one!
Created by newdey, last reply by freitasm on 24-May-2019 22:43 (1 reply)

Geekzone Rugby (Union) Discussion Thread
Created by networkn, last reply by networkn on 24-May-2019 22:27 (4212 replies)
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TCL TV's, thoughts?
Created by lNomNoml, last reply by Batman on 24-May-2019 21:52 (258 replies)
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Loyalty Cards + NFC
Created by exador, last reply by mentalinc on 24-May-2019 21:46 (14 replies)

New Freeview SmartVU streaming device: Chromecast, 4K HDR, Android TV
Created by freitasm, last reply by sdavisnz on 24-May-2019 21:41 (305 replies)
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FS: USA Travel Sim 3 Months 8GB/mo Unlimited Talk& Txt Mint Mobile
Created by zyo, last reply by neb on 24-May-2019 21:19 (3 replies)

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