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UAV Traffic Management Trial launching today in New Zealand
Posted on 12-Dec-2017 16:06

Airways has partnered with global airspace management provider AirMap to deliver the trial platform that provides flight planning and management tools for commercial and recreational UAV pilots.... Comments (Comments)

UFB connections pass 460,000
Posted on 11-Dec-2017 11:26

The number of New Zealand households and businesses connected to Ultra-Fast Broadband (UFB) has increased by 11 per cent to 460,096 connections in the last quarter, according to the latest Quarterly Broadband Update by the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment. ... Comments (Comments)

The Warehouse Group to adopt IBM Cloud to support digital transformation
Posted on 11-Dec-2017 11:22

The Group, which operates The Warehouse, Warehouse Stationery, Noel Leeming and Torpedo7 brands, has selected IBM Cloud in New Zealand to host its core mission-critical IT systems including customer facing apps, the main website, point of sales systems, inventory and financial systems.... Comments (Comments)

Dimension Data peeks into digital business 2018
Posted on 11-Dec-2017 10:55

Blockchain, together with artificial intelligence, machine learning, robotics, and virtual and augmented reality, have the potential to deliver disruptive outcomes and reshape digital business in 2018. And companies that have not started the digital investment cycle are at high risk of being disrupted.... Comments (Comments)

2018 Cyber Security Predictions
Posted on 7-Dec-2017 14:55

This past year, cyber criminals caused major service disruptions around the world, using their increasing technical proficiency to break through cyber defences. In 2018, we expect the trend to become more pronounced as these attackers will use machine learning and artificial intelligence to launch even more potent attacks.... Comments (Comments)

Global Govtech Accelerator to drive public sector innovation in Wellington
Posted on 7-Dec-2017 11:21

With a passion for civic engagement, innovation management and strong expertise in public sector innovation, Creative HQ will take GovTech to a new level in Wellington in 2018.... Comments (Comments)

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Paywave account selection
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Vodafone and my terrible experience
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How is your water? Turning brown on the shore!
Created by jpoc, last reply by Geektastic on 12-Dec-2017 16:02 (17 replies)
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Installation of Aluminium screen door onto door frame.
Created by Hatch, last reply by Hatch on 12-Dec-2017 14:55 (16 replies)
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BBQ Tips and Tricks
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2018 Census Q&A
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Rocket Lab Live stream to start at around about 3pm today 12/12/17
Created by Stan, last reply by linw on 12-Dec-2017 18:27 (13 replies)

MacBook Pro - Graphics card failure - consumer law
Created by am289, last reply by Lias on 11-Dec-2017 14:14 (13 replies)

Edifier Exclaim BT Connect review
Posted on 12-Dec-2017 16:22

These small speakers do pack a punch. Even though their main target segment is the computer media and gaming enthusiasts I found it usable in other situations as well.... Comments (Comments)

Navman MiVue 780 review
Posted on 11-Dec-2017 15:04

The Navman MiVue 780 is a very smart dashcam. It incorporates new audible warning and a WiFi feature that allows it to instantly transfer recordings to a paired smartphone.... Comments (Comments)

Sony Xperia XZ1 review
Posted on 5-Dec-2017 13:13

As a long-time user of Sony Xperia I took the opportunity to take a look at the new Sony Xperia XZ1 which has just hit the market in New Zealand.... Comments (Comments)

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Data and the internet are becoming ever more critical to the planet's residents. Even the smallest rural villages in Kenya or India are likely using data services on a daily basis; services whose importance can often be placed far ahead of electricity or even sanitation. The rise of the likes of M...
Android’s broken software update model
Posted by sbiddle on 28-Nov-2017 07:52
Keeping your mobile phone software up to date is more important than ever in light of recent security concerns. Whether you're a Google Android or Apple iOS fan, one thing everybody has to accept is that Apple's software update model works a lot better in practice than Google's. When Apple release ...
Direct from Shenzhen, China – journalists Tristram Clayton (NZ Herald) and Scott Bartley (NBR contributor) joined host Paul Spain to discuss the past, present and future of China's most well known tech company - Huawei. Topics include a disuccsion about visiting a Huawei smartphone manufacturi...
Creating a garage door contact switch for detecting if the door is open. I had my garage door added to my house alarm. In doing so, it was added to a button on the remote we use for arming and disarming. Well after one morning where my son accidentally opened the garage door (which we can't see fro...
You may recall the nursery rhyme - 'Rain, Rain, Go Away'. Well some people don't just dislike rain - they also dislike cloud computing too. Does it make sense or are these people actually causing harm to their organisations? I'll give you the rundown on the Pros and Cons, and give you an idea of whe...
LinkedIn is the social network for professionals - are you one of those who could benefit from using it more? Paul Spain shares how some basic activity on LinkedIn helped generate a significant amount of earnings for his small business. Included are some simple LinkedIn tips that are easy to execute...
It's fair to say that much of what Apple announced isn't ground breaking on its own - a watch with an embedded cellular connection - a phone with wireless charging. These technologies have been around for years. But Apple approach things a little differently and I think most fans will be pretty plea...

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Weber BBQ
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Get rid of bees
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Refurbed g5, v20 or M6 note?
Created by TeaLeaf, last reply by NikT on 13-Dec-2017 08:51 (1 reply)

BBQ Tips and Tricks
Created by Goosey, last reply by Paul1977 on 13-Dec-2017 08:49 (47 replies)
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New Vodafone Broadband Plans
Created by Naithin, last reply by MikeHales on 13-Dec-2017 08:47 (72 replies)
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What's something small that really annoys you?
Created by Finch, last reply by Geektastic on 13-Dec-2017 08:39 (4621 replies)
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Not sure who would buy this infamous Wellington property
Created by kingdragonfly, last reply by kryptonjohn on 13-Dec-2017 08:30 (13 replies)

FS: FX6300, RX550 4GB, 8GB, SSD, HDD, 23" IPS LG.
Created by Coil, last reply by Coil on 13-Dec-2017 08:23 (2 replies)

The dumbest Stuff or Herald headlines
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Captured by camera - What I shot today
Created by Stu, last reply by Jaxson on 13-Dec-2017 08:16 (83 replies)
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2018 Census Q&A
Created by freitasm, last reply by nunz on 13-Dec-2017 08:15 (27 replies)
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Port Forwarding on HG659b Advice
Created by jaydenm, last reply by jaydenm on 13-Dec-2017 08:04 (6 replies)

Windows 10 1709 Domain Join Error - Question on joining a domain
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Suitable timber for outdoor seating
Created by MikeAqua, last reply by mclean on 13-Dec-2017 07:59 (3 replies)

Samsung Gear S3 Owners Thread
Created by Dingbatt, last reply by Mspec on 13-Dec-2017 07:58 (69 replies)
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Any 2degrees support online here?
Created by nunz, last reply by nunz on 13-Dec-2017 07:55 (18 replies)
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Need advice on how to track tools (NFC stickers or RFID tags?)
Created by Wyvern, last reply by Bung on 13-Dec-2017 07:43 (9 replies)

EV (electric vehicle) general news
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Does anyone know what is on top of this light?
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