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Stuff Pix enters streaming video market
Posted on 21-Mar-2018 09:18

nnounced in December last year, Stuff Fibre's venture into pay-per-view movie streaming service, Stuff Pix, launches to the public today....

Windows no longer Microsoft’s main focus
Posted on 13-Mar-2018 07:47

Since taking over as Microsoft CEO, Satya Nadella has remade the company. What was a PC giant is now a cloud and enterprise computing giant. And that has implications for Windows. Microsoft’s latest financials underline the change. In the three months to December 2017 the company’s revenue was almost US$29 billion. Of that, what Microsoft […]Windows no longer Microsoft’s main focus...

Why phone makers are obsessed with cameras
Posted on 11-Mar-2018 12:25

Every recent high-end phone launch has focused, sorry about that, on the device’s camera. Likewise, phone promotion or marketing always pushes cameras to the fore. Samsung launched the Galaxy S9 in Auckland last month. The company invited journalists to an open plan restaurant. There, Samsung invited journalists to photograph the chef preparing food. The menu […]Why phone makers are obsessed with cameras...

New Zealand Adopts International Open Data Charter
Posted on 3-Mar-2018 12:48

Statistics Minister James Shaw says ensuring government-held data is used to help achieve better outcomes for New Zealanders is a key reason why the Government is officially adopting the international Open Data Charter....

Shipments tumble as NZ phone upgrades slow
Posted on 2-Mar-2018 11:48

IDC says New Zealand phone shipments dropped 14.5 percent in unit terms during 2017. This is the first year-on-year decline reported in this country. A total of 1.60 million phones shipped in 2017 compared with 1.87 million in 2016. A phone shipment is not the same as a sale. Shipments count the number of phones […]Shipments tumble as NZ phone upgrades slow...

Oppo R11s: high-end Android, budget price
Posted on 27-Feb-2018 16:27

Oppo released the R11s, a low-cost Android phone about three months after Apple’s iPhone X emerged. On the surface, the R11s resembles the iPhone X., so that’s quite an achievement. There’s no question what inspired Oppo’s engineers. The R11s has a similar physical design and a software overlay that makes Android look like Apple’s iOS. […]Oppo R11s: high-end Android, budget price...

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Drinking in NZ
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Cycle Helmets, Yes or No?
Created by tdgeek, last reply by networkn on 21-Mar-2018 09:46 (241 replies)
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Chorus made the news again..
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Spark 5G outdoor trial
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Air NZ flight delayed, bumped to HiFly flight
Created by snowfly, last reply by MikeAqua on 20-Mar-2018 13:27 (14 replies)

Any Audible users out here?
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Recommend reasonably priced web hosting with 1-2TB storage and good support
Created by timmmay, last reply by timmmay on 20-Mar-2018 14:07 (13 replies)

Stop endless emails every time forum replies happen
Created by Geektastic, last reply by Geektastic on 19-Mar-2018 21:54 (13 replies)

Edgerouter 4 Review
Posted on 16-Mar-2018 10:22

The Edgerouter 4 is an enterprise grade router with insane performance at a consumer friendly price....

Cambium e600 Review
Posted on 10-Mar-2018 21:22

The e600 is a great enterprise-grade access point with a price that won't break the bank....

Samsung T5 Portable SSD review
Posted on 9-Mar-2018 12:50

External drives are very common - mostly people won't put much into deciding what to buy. I myself have repurposed 2.5" SSD by using an external adapter case. But reviewing the Samsung T5 Portable SSD made me realise some of the missing features....

OPPO R11s review
Posted on 5-Mar-2018 08:18

OPPO has been know for a while as a consumer electronics brand mainly in the home theatre segment but recently has been flexing its muscles in the smartphone market....

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Bogon Filtering using Regex
Posted by BarTender on 24-Jan-2018 13:16
I had to filter the Bogon (RFC1918 + CGNAT (RFC6598) + Loopback (RFC990) + Link Local (RFC3927)) from within a proxy server I was setting up. RFC5735 covers a lot of the non-routeable addresses all in a single RFC with the exception of CGNAT. I used this page as a start and tweaked it to my own requ...
An open letter to Samsung about my S7 Edge
Posted by chris021 on 20-Jan-2018 09:51
Dear Samsung, Let me please preface this with the statement, I am a bit of a fan of your equipment. Currently I own the following mobile devices: Samsung J1 Samsung J2 Samsung S7 Edge Samsung S8 Plus Samsung Note 8 Samsung Tab S3 LTE Samsung Gear S3 Frontier A few weeks ago, my S7 Edge which ...
London, 8 January 2018 - UK-based smart home technology company nCube is today pleased to announce the launch of its modular smart home hub platform as well as a new range of branded smart home devices at CES 2018. The new modular design comprises of the new and improved nCube Base, the nCube Secu...
LAS VEGAS, January 9th, 2018 - Tractive announces two brand-new GPS tracking devices for cats and dogs at CES to strengthen their lead in the pet tech market. Europe's leading GPS pet tracking company, Tractive, has announced a pair of exciting new devices today at the Consumer Electronics Show (CE...
Crucial launches next gen MX500 SSD
Posted by CES2018 on 11-Jan-2018 04:39
CES, LAS VEGAS - JANUARY 10, 2018 - Crucial, a leading global brand of memory and storage upgrades, has launched the Crucial® MX500 SSD. The new drive features second generation Micron® 3D NAND technology and is 45 times more energy efficient than a typical hard drive.4 Available in capaciti...
Sony CES announcements
Posted by CES2018 on 10-Jan-2018 21:11
Sony have announced a number of new products at CES this year. I had the opportunity to look around their stand at their press conference and check out many of their new products as well as some very cool new pre release Xperia headphones. In the TV space Sony have announced new OLED and LCD mode...
LG announce new 2018 TVs
Posted by CES2018 on 9-Jan-2018 10:06
LG have today announced their new 2018 range of OLED and LCD TVs. Rather than any major advancements with their OLED panels (it's hard to improve on something that's already amazing!) LG have this year focussed on improvements to picture quality with their new Alpha9 processor to improve post pr...

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Stuff Pix - How Can This Possibly Work?
Created by tdgeek, last reply by compost on 21-Mar-2018 12:10 (9 replies)

Nissan LEAF - General
Created by Linuxluver, last reply by SaltyNZ on 21-Mar-2018 12:01 (1769 replies)
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Extra freeview features - new Dish TV set
Created by ajw, last reply by jurgensp99 on 21-Mar-2018 12:00 (36 replies)
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First Driverless Car Death
Created by networkn, last reply by kryptonjohn on 21-Mar-2018 11:59 (22 replies)
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Request for help with Aero themes
Created by Rikkitic, last reply by Rikkitic on 21-Mar-2018 11:59 (11 replies)

Activation of second port on ONT
Created by Hipango, last reply by Hipango on 21-Mar-2018 11:53 (13 replies)

MS Intune - anyone using it?
Created by BlueShift, last reply by fearandloathing on 21-Mar-2018 11:43 (2 replies)

Car Insurance Recommendations
Created by xlinknz, last reply by ObidiahSlope on 21-Mar-2018 11:42 (13 replies)

2018 Virtual Credit Card discussion
Created by networkn, last reply by hairy1 on 21-Mar-2018 11:39 (1 reply)

Sony Xperia XZ2 Announcement and Owners Thread
Created by dafman, last reply by maoriboy on 21-Mar-2018 11:34 (14 replies)

Orcon fibre NF18ACV - client numbers
Created by Aucklandjafa, last reply by sbiddle on 21-Mar-2018 11:26 (2 replies)

Any Audible users out here?
Created by lchiu7, last reply by jonathan18 on 21-Mar-2018 11:10 (26 replies)
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Interesting Situation last night
Created by nedkelly, last reply by sidefx on 21-Mar-2018 11:04 (6 replies)

BNZ bank fees for international cheques -$85
Created by shim99, last reply by Geektastic on 21-Mar-2018 11:02 (15 replies)

Join Windows Server Essentials 2016 to existing SBS 2011 domain
Created by Paul1977, last reply by Paul1977 on 21-Mar-2018 10:47

Driving Instructor Recommendation?
Created by kryptonjohn, last reply by kryptonjohn on 21-Mar-2018 10:35 (5 replies)

EV (electric vehicle) general news
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Pokemon Go - Who's playing it?
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Bathroom Electrical - Nz Regs?
Created by Sturz, last reply by gregmcc on 21-Mar-2018 09:50 (3 replies)

Cycle Helmets, Yes or No?
Created by tdgeek, last reply by networkn on 21-Mar-2018 09:46 (241 replies)
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