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Kordia announces recipient of inaugural Women in Technology Scholarship
Posted on 26-Mar-2019 22:48

New Zealand telecommunications company, Kordia, has today announced the recipient of its first Women in Technology Scholarship....


T&G Global and Abundant Robotics show first commercial robotic apple harvester
Posted on 26-Mar-2019 21:34

Robot is the culmination of four years of work with US-based technology partner....

Amazon introduces new Kindle with adjustable front light
Posted on 21-Mar-2019 20:14

The all-new Kindle comes in black or white for $159 and will be available at Noel Leeming and JB Hi-Fi from 10th April. ...

A call from the companies providing internet access for the great majority of New Zealanders, to the companies with the greatest influence over social media content
Posted on 19-Mar-2019 15:21

New Zealand largest broadband companies call tech companies to discuss how to solve issues around objectionable content distribution....

Two e-scooter companies selected for Wellington trial
Posted on 15-Mar-2019 17:33

Wellington City Council has selected two companies to roll out the trial of the city’s first electric scooter share scheme....

GeForce GTX 1660 available now
Posted on 15-Mar-2019 08:47

Following the release of the supercharged GeForce GTX 1660 Ti, which delivers comparable performance to a GeForce GTX 1070, NVIDIA has now launched the GeForce GTX 1660....



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Fiber or VDSL for me
Created by xpd, last reply by cyril7 on 26-Mar-2019 22:06 (23 replies)
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Apple News+ and Apple TV+ Announcement
Created by hairy1, last reply by Dingbatt on 26-Mar-2019 19:47 (22 replies)
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PB Tech laptop repair nightmare
Created by David321, last reply by dc2daylight on 26-Mar-2019 23:36 (15 replies)

"Forced" to have fiber installed ?
Created by xpd, last reply by richms on 26-Mar-2019 18:42 (15 replies)

Low Paywave uptake in New Zealand
Created by hairy1, last reply by mattwnz on 27-Mar-2019 00:03 (28 replies)
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Introducing Apple TV+
Created by Zepanda66, last reply by surfisup1000 on 26-Mar-2019 14:12 (14 replies)

Samsung Galaxy S10/S10 Lite/S10+ Announcement And Owners Thread
Created by Dial111, last reply by restecp on 26-Mar-2019 14:25 (579 replies)
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Support for 'Crusaders' name change appears to be growing..
Created by amiga500, last reply by netspanner on 25-Mar-2019 09:17 (102 replies)
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Anki Vector review
Posted on 21-Mar-2019 19:57

The Anki Vector is a little companion robot that can entertain you and give you a glimpse into the world of robotics....

Sony WH-1000XM3 headphones review
Posted on 15-Mar-2019 00:24

The Sony WH-1000XM3 are an excellent pair of noise cancelling headphones featuring great sound quality....

Yubikey 5 review
Posted on 18-Feb-2019 15:34

Managing ones access to services in general (online and offline) is something everyone does in their lives but not many consider the implications around chosing weak passwords, the problems of reusing passwords, the lack of security by design in some services and so on. Yubikey devices (and second factor authentication in general) can enhance security online, if used right....

BenQ EL2870U review
Posted on 11-Feb-2019 19:58

The BenQ EL2870U is a good mid-sized entertainment-oriented monitor....


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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...
sbiddle
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...
Wordpress 5.0 - Ideology Trumps Usability
Posted by nunz on 14-Dec-2018 20:32
nunz
As some people in GZ know I can present as a grumpy old man (GOM) and I've certainly been accused of berating new technologies. This post certainly shouldn't disappoint them. However I will state my cause for this post - usability, specifically Jo(e) Average's ability to use a technology - in this c...
Lime Scooters launch in the Hutt Valley
Posted by sbiddle on 14-Dec-2018 07:25
sbiddle
Lime scooters have launched in the Hutt Valley overnight. Reports came in of scooters on streets late last night, and the app slowly updated as the scooters came online.Geofencing on the map indicates they are only available in the Hutt Valley, and not in Wellington or Porirua. Lime had demonstrated...


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Do you have battery back-up for your home fibre broadband: Is it worthwhile?
Created by frednz, last reply by michaelmurfy on 27-Mar-2019 00:22 (18 replies)
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Low Paywave uptake in New Zealand
Created by hairy1, last reply by mattwnz on 27-Mar-2019 00:03 (28 replies)
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Xiaomi Mi Robot Vacuum
Created by ashtonaut, last reply by landcruiserguy on 26-Mar-2019 23:52 (529 replies)
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First gaming PC
Created by vdanzo, last reply by Tzoi on 26-Mar-2019 23:38 (11 replies)

PB Tech laptop repair nightmare
Created by David321, last reply by dc2daylight on 26-Mar-2019 23:36 (15 replies)

Is fibrex worth getting?
Created by mishyman, last reply by quickymart on 26-Mar-2019 23:31 (5 replies)

Galaxy Note 9 Announcement And Owners Thread
Created by DANOFDANGER, last reply by restecp on 26-Mar-2019 22:55 (714 replies)
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Looking for Dell Server Spare Parts
Created by SATTV, last reply by engedib on 26-Mar-2019 22:51 (8 replies)

Ask Amazon Echo Plus to play music on Sonos (without having to say the word 'Sonos')
Created by danepak, last reply by danepak on 26-Mar-2019 22:26

Oneplus 6T Announcement and Owners' Thread
Created by ibuksh, last reply by ushare99 on 26-Mar-2019 22:26 (29 replies)
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Mint windows display settings wrong
Created by koolme2, last reply by pctek on 26-Mar-2019 22:17 (3 replies)

Huawei Mate 20 and Mate 20 Pro
Created by Krishant007, last reply by NikT on 26-Mar-2019 22:17 (555 replies)
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Ubiquiti Edgerouter Tutorial
Created by michaelmurfy, last reply by freakngeek on 26-Mar-2019 22:10 (486 replies)
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Hope your kids are vaccinated.
Created by irongarment, last reply by Oblivian on 26-Mar-2019 22:07 (221 replies)
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Fiber or VDSL for me
Created by xpd, last reply by cyril7 on 26-Mar-2019 22:06 (23 replies)
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Best NZ Android phone right now that's not the S10?
Created by Taubin, last reply by NikT on 26-Mar-2019 21:59 (18 replies)
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Using attic space above garage for storage. Recommendations?
Created by qwertee, last reply by qwertee on 26-Mar-2019 21:58 (19 replies)
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Amazon Music and Sonos...
Created by danepak, last reply by danepak on 26-Mar-2019 21:53

[RECALL] Mercedes-Benz Actros, Model year 2010
Created by freitasm, last reply by freitasm on 26-Mar-2019 21:25

[RECALL] Mercedes-Benz Vito Viano, Model year 2010
Created by freitasm, last reply by freitasm on 26-Mar-2019 21:25



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