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Logitech introduce MX Anywhere 3
Posted on 21-Sep-2020 21:17

Featuring the next-generation MagSpeed wheel, MX Anywhere 3 quietly scrolls up to 1,000 lines per second and auto-shifts between ratchet and hyperfast mode, giving you the highest precision in a compact mouse....

Countdown unveils contactless shopping with new Scan&Go tech
Posted on 21-Sep-2020 09:48

Countdown is testing out a contactless Scan&Go service where hi-tech scales know what you’re buying and customers can skip the regular checkout for an easy in-store shopping experience....

HP unveils new innovations for businesses adapting to rapidly evolving workstyles and workforces
Posted on 17-Sep-2020 15:36

New PCs, printers and services keep enterprises and SMBs agile and productive in the midst of change....

GoPro launches new HERO9 Black camera
Posted on 17-Sep-2020 09:45

New sensor delivers 5K Video, 20MP photos and HyperSmooth 3.0 video stabilization, with new front-facing display, larger rear-display and 30% longer battery life....

Telecommunications industry launches new 5G Facts website
Posted on 17-Sep-2020 07:56

Only a quarter of New Zealanders feel they know a reasonable amount about 5G mobile technology, and 86% would like easier ways to learn more factual information, according to a new consumer survey published today....

New Zealand ranks 3rd in world in GSMA index
Posted on 15-Sep-2020 10:13

The GSMA index is based on four key enablers: infrastructure, affordability, consumer readiness, and content and services....

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2019 Novel Coronavirus Covid-19 Discussion
Created by Batman, last reply by ockel on 23-Sep-2020 20:18 (15049 replies)
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Auckland paralyzed by damaged bridge
Created by Batman, last reply by JaseNZ on 23-Sep-2020 23:24 (57 replies)
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Asking to download Doubleclick f.txt
Created by Kookoo, last reply by cokemaster on 23-Sep-2020 20:55 (15 replies)

Wagons. So hard to decide!
Created by ZombieJohn, last reply by MikeAqua on 22-Sep-2020 15:53 (30 replies)
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A wave goodbye
Created by Rikkitic, last reply by tdgeek on 23-Sep-2020 07:50 (55 replies)
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Orcon Telnet/Port Issues
Created by JessieLee, last reply by JessieLee on 22-Sep-2020 15:09 (13 replies)

New Countdown Scan&Go
Created by freitasm, last reply by sleemanj on 23-Sep-2020 12:12 (38 replies)
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Golf - Why is there a drama over DeChambeau winning?
Created by tdgeek, last reply by Azzura on 23-Sep-2020 09:03 (24 replies)
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JBL Quantum 50 headset review
Posted on 22-Sep-2020 14:58

The JBL Quantum 50 headset is a small in-ear headset specifically designed for mobile gaming, which can also be used with any other device that has a 3.5 mm jack available with excellent results....

Withings BPM Connect Wi-Fi Smart Blood Pressure Monitor review
Posted on 14-Sep-2020 14:08

Withings is going all-in on consumer healthcare - they have everything from fitness trackers, scales and thermometers to ECG-enabled watches and the BP monitors. Here I look at the BPM Connect, their wirelessly connected BPM Connect Wi-Fi Smart Blood Pressure Monitor....

Ultimate Ears HYPERBOOM review
Posted on 9-Sep-2020 17:42

You want something mobile, something bold, something big, something smart for your next party. Here it is. ...

Ring Video Doorbell 3 Plus review
Posted on 8-Sep-2020 15:57

Ring has recently released two new versions of its connected video doorbell devices - the Ring Video Doorbell 3 and Ring Video Doorbell 3 Plus....

Amazon Echo Auto review
Posted on 1-Sep-2020 16:27

Take Alexa on the road is exactly what the Amazon Echo Auto device does....

OPPO Find X2 Pro review
Posted on 11-Aug-2020 18:19

OPPO has launched its flagship 5G smartphone in New Zealand now. The OPPO Find X2 Pro is an amazing phone - it is elegant, amazing screen, fast and seriously fast. ...

JBL Quantum 800 headphones review
Posted on 6-Aug-2020 18:03

For the last few weeks I have been using the JBL Quantum 800 headphones in all kinds of situations - gaming, webinars, online meetings and just play video watching....

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Internet companies are under DDoS siege. Is the best defence a strong offense? [1]Preface: While I appreciate what is proposed in this blog may be extreme and have flaws, it is just a proposed idea. Comments and critique are welcome. Why we need to take the offensive to all those who don't want to ...
Install Unifi Protect on ODroid C2
Posted by BarTender on 2-Aug-2020 08:10
I had a conversation with someone a while ago about Unifi Protect and the fact it only works on a Cloudkey. Since a Cloudkey is just an 64bit ARM I thought I would try installing it on an ODroid C2. This is completely unsupported and who knows if it will stop working in the future... so YMMV. Insta...
Update, 3 July 2020 I can report a satisfactory outcome to many of the matters I raised in this post. I have now received an apology from the Internet NZ President, Jamie Baddeley, acknowledging that the language in the ad did not reflect how Internet NZ acts and feels regarding disabled peo...
Sarah Putt (CIO) joins Paul Spain (Gorilla Technology) to discuss the news from Apple's online WWDC event covering Mac, iOS, iPadOS and WatchOS. Plus the $140m police froze linked to Cybercrime, Netflix Local Originals, TikTok vs Trump and Rocket Lab acceleration as they look to shoot for the moon n...
Online shopping - fail
Posted by xpd on 24-Feb-2020 14:25
Online shopping is the way to go these days to get those products you want cheaper - sure. If the items are available. I've been finding lately a few well known online stores are advertising goods as being in stock or at least available for "click and collect" orders - so ship in from another store...
APC UPS Smart-UPS 750 XL battery constants
Posted by BarTender on 23-Feb-2020 17:55
I purchased a second hand APC UPS (Smart-UPS 750 XL) off Trademe a while ago and purchased a Network Management Card for it to remotely control it. The issue I had was the runtime remaining was always below 5 mins even though it has a brand new APC legit battery. Finally figured out somehow the Ba...
LiPo Charging
Posted by xpd on 19-Feb-2020 18:39
Since I now have a new toy that uses LiPo batteries, and came with a charger, I thought I'd better figure out how to use it. Its not as straight forward as the old days of plugging in the 7.2V battery into a charger and leave it for hours on end to get 5mins run time. But thankfully, I found a vid...

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Recommendation for SUV around 15k?
Created by CrashAndBurn, last reply by CrashAndBurn on 24-Sep-2020 01:06 (17 replies)
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Which ONT in new MDU builds?
Created by backfiah, last reply by webwat on 24-Sep-2020 01:05 (11 replies)

Help required identifying wiring
Created by agent86, last reply by webwat on 24-Sep-2020 01:02 (17 replies)
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Preliminary house setup for fibre
Created by neb, last reply by webwat on 24-Sep-2020 00:54 (8 replies)

Now... This is a network Cabinet
Created by Gordy7, last reply by webwat on 24-Sep-2020 00:44 (20 replies)
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Ethernet crimping tips
Created by mdf, last reply by webwat on 24-Sep-2020 00:28 (18 replies)
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Extending WiFi over 130m outdoor
Created by 1024kb, last reply by webwat on 24-Sep-2020 00:15 (14 replies)

Freeview tuners and DVRs
Created by AlickW, last reply by openmedia on 24-Sep-2020 00:05 (14 replies)

I'll see your clicking electric fence, and raise you......
Created by clinty, last reply by webwat on 23-Sep-2020 23:56 (3 replies)

Advice for new home wifi setup for gigabit fibre
Created by Mosbo, last reply by webwat on 23-Sep-2020 23:52 (31 replies)
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Thunderbolt 3 - Extension or connectors?
Created by Kabbo, last reply by Kabbo on 23-Sep-2020 23:35 (5 replies)

2 issues, HDMI to RF and Freeview signal strength
Created by Tones303, last reply by webwat on 23-Sep-2020 23:30 (12 replies)

Auckland paralyzed by damaged bridge
Created by Batman, last reply by JaseNZ on 23-Sep-2020 23:24 (57 replies)
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Confused connecting a modulator
Created by MarkM536, last reply by webwat on 23-Sep-2020 23:21 (1 reply)

Free view and Sky Separate TV loss of quality
Created by wolfgang1983, last reply by webwat on 23-Sep-2020 23:10 (6 replies)

24VAC via Cat6
Created by Paul1977, last reply by webwat on 23-Sep-2020 22:52 (12 replies)

Battery-powered skilsaw - how good?
Created by geekIT, last reply by webwat on 23-Sep-2020 22:42 (35 replies)
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Weird electrical issue with RCD / Electric Toothbrushes
Created by timmmay, last reply by webwat on 23-Sep-2020 22:30 (10 replies)

Sausages - Which brand /butcher (north auck) of sausages has the most % of meat inside?
Created by TeaLeaf, last reply by webwat on 23-Sep-2020 22:26 (41 replies)
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Xbox Series S leaked... and then officially announced
Created by froob, last reply by Djinksta on 23-Sep-2020 22:19 (190 replies)
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