Google Nest WiFi review
Posted on 19-Oct-2020 14:59 Reviews, Broadband, by M Freitas
The avalanche of new smartphones, tablets, laptops and assorted "smart devices" (including but not limited to TVs, speakers, lights, fridge, coffee machine, heat pump, blinds, washing machines and the list can go on and on) in our homes require, pretty much all of them, Internet access. This is done mostly through wireless connections - after all who wants to spend time with ugly cables running around the house, not enough ports and poor management?
Synology unveils DS1621+
Posted on 17-Oct-2020 20:12 News, Computing
Synology Inc. has introduced the next generation 6-bay DiskStation NAS, the DS1621+, designed for high-performance data storage and management.
Dropbox adopts Virtual First working policy
Posted on 17-Oct-2020 19:47 News, Web media
Dropbox has announced a new Virtual First working policy, where remote work is the primary experience for Dropboxers globally. This policy goes a step further than what other companies are doing which is more of a 'hybrid-remote' approach, one where employees choose whether or not to work out of the office.
Spark turns on 5G in Auckland
Posted on 14-Oct-2020 09:29 News, 5G
Spark turned on 5G in downtown Auckland today and has partnered with Auckland Transport (AT) to showcase some of the latest in IoT (Internet of Things) technology.
Farmside hits 10,000 RBI customers
Posted on 7-Oct-2020 15:32 News, Broadband
This follows a spike of Kiwis connecting to internet services during COVID-19, when Farmside hit a record 15,000 customers overall, including satellite, fixed line and fibre broadband customers.
AWS launches new edge location in New Zealand
Posted on 30-Sep-2020 15:35 News, SaaS
The new AWS edge location brings the full suite of benefits provided by Amazon CloudFront, a highly secure Content Delivery Network (CDN) that accelerates the delivery of data, videos, applications, and Application Programming Interfaces (APIs) to users worldwide.
Vodafone NZ upgrades international submarine network
Posted on 25-Sep-2020 09:09 News, Broadband
A six-month project to upgrade Vodafone NZ's entire international optical network is complete, enabling a dedicated, resilient and diverse set of internet pathways upon which international data can be transferred at millisecond speed.