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Chorus completes the build and commissioning of two new core Ethernet switches
Posted on 8-Jul-2020 09:48

The new core switches, Nokia 7750 SR 14s, support New Zealand's broadband retailers in staying ahead of significant traffic growth....

National Institute for Health Innovation develops treatment app for gambling
Posted on 6-Jul-2020 16:25

A new mobile app named Manaaki is described by Gayl Humphrey, the study lead from UniServices' National Institute for Health Innovation (NIHI) at the University of Auckland, as "a support package in your pocket" for people seeking help with gambling harm....

Nokia 2.3 to be available in New Zealand
Posted on 6-Jul-2020 12:30

Featuring an easy-to-use pure Android experience, AI-powered dual cameras and two-day battery life along with extra peace of mind when it comes to security and data protection....

Menulog change colours as parent company merges with Dutch food delivery service
Posted on 2-Jul-2020 07:53

The local food delivery market is heating up as Menulog gets a brand refresh which will provide increased benefits for customers and the 900 restaurants on its national platform....

Techweek2020 goes digital to make it easier for Kiwis to connect and learn
Posted on 2-Jul-2020 07:48

The week-long festival covers all aspects of technology and its possibilities for every New Zealander, whether they are experts or new to tech....

Catalyst Cloud launches new Solutions Hub to support their kiwi Partners and Customers
Posted on 2-Jul-2020 07:44

A free service for Catalyst Cloud partners and customers, the Solutions Hub also gives kiwi businesses another way to find and support local tech businesses....

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2019 Novel Coronavirus Covid-19 Discussion
Created by Batman, last reply by Handle9 on 12-Jul-2020 16:37 (11959 replies)
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Tiwai Point is Closing
Created by tdgeek, last reply by Daynger on 12-Jul-2020 11:48 (113 replies)
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Apple and Samsung not including chargers in the box
Created by mrgsm021, last reply by JaseNZ on 10-Jul-2020 19:47 (21 replies)
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Wellingtonians - where do you find your strong umbrellas?
Created by hio77, last reply by neb on 9-Jul-2020 18:10 (34 replies)
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Garden Irrigation Tubing
Created by Paul1977, last reply by Goosey on 12-Jul-2020 10:46 (32 replies)
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How difficult to replace 2 way socket with 4 way
Created by prob, last reply by k1w1k1d on 11-Jul-2020 17:48 (25 replies)
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Moving to Gigabit Fibre - likely speed increase?
Created by Ghostextechnica, last reply by mdf on 9-Jul-2020 11:02 (23 replies)
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Tiny Cloud popup
Created by Rikkitic, last reply by Rikkitic on 12-Jul-2020 16:48 (20 replies)
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OPPO Enco Q1 review
Posted on 25-Jun-2020 14:29

My first thought was "I don’t travel by plane much so probably don't have a need for them". Then I thought about it a little more and figured there's actually a reasonable number of scenarios where they would be useful. So, I said yes....

Withings Move ECG review
Posted on 18-May-2020 14:48

Withings has a long story of creating stylish wearable devices and in the last few years has been creating a series of healthcare electronics that are really great pieces of design and engineering....

Gatekeeper Halberd review
Posted on 11-May-2020 13:01

Information security is now front and centre, thanks to a more disperse workforce - people working from home, remotely accessing important data that help drive businesses. The Gatekeeper Halberd can help you implement better security....

Facebook Portal review
Posted on 7-May-2020 16:03

The Facebook Portal was the most-used gadget to keep in touch with family during our COVID-19 Level 4 and Level 3 lockdown....

Oculus Quest review
Posted on 6-May-2020 09:57

Looking for the ideal VR for playing Half Life Alyx without breaking the bank? Here it is....

Ubiquiti Dream Machine review
Posted on 20-Apr-2020 20:51

If you want great network performance, WiFi and the ability to expand your network on the ease down the line, this router may be your next purchase....

Amazon Echo Studio review
Posted on 8-Mar-2020 20:51

Amazon's best-sounding Echo device outputs giant sound and makes any room a sound room....

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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...
This week Tim Warren (Chief Operating Officer, Ambit) join's Paul Spain to discuss - COVID-19 vs tech, NZ's first AI police officer, the anticipated launch of Uber Grocery in NZ, Google's accidental sharing of private photos, Taika Waititi's MacBook keyboard complaints at the Oscars, the improving s...
Kerberos single sign-on with Apache and AD and LDAP authorization I always forget how to do this as I only ever need to set it up so infrequently I thought I would document it here to remind myself of the steps. I am looking to create an AD Service Account (standard user) rather than having Linux f...

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Tiny Cloud popup
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Denon announces first HDMI 2.1 receivers: 2020 X series
Created by ShinyChrome, last reply by Movieman on 12-Jul-2020 16:42 (9 replies)

What's something small that really annoys you?
Created by Finch, last reply by Geektastic on 12-Jul-2020 16:39 (10328 replies)
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2019 Novel Coronavirus Covid-19 Discussion
Created by Batman, last reply by Handle9 on 12-Jul-2020 16:37 (11959 replies)
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Formula1 2020 Season Discussion
Created by Jaxson, last reply by Benoire on 12-Jul-2020 16:10 (119 replies)
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Konka TV's - any good?
Created by OnceBitten, last reply by SATTV on 12-Jul-2020 16:07 (2 replies)

cheapest/best UFB provider for low use? (prepay possible?)
Created by Batman, last reply by Batman on 12-Jul-2020 16:06 (10 replies)

Anybody watch Greyhound on Apple TV?
Created by lchiu7, last reply by Movieman on 12-Jul-2020 15:56 (7 replies)

Mobile - Variable Call Quality
Created by kiwiharry, last reply by kiwiharry on 12-Jul-2020 15:47 (6 replies)

Grrr Windows 10 sign in options
Created by DarthKermit, last reply by snnet on 12-Jul-2020 15:26 (5 replies)

Does anyone have 2x battery trays for the Siemens RDE20.1 controllers?
Created by gwp, last reply by Handle9 on 12-Jul-2020 15:12 (1 reply)

Triexta carpet (aka Smartstrand/Rhino)
Created by Gemini, last reply by Gemini on 12-Jul-2020 14:58 (6 replies)

Spark Launches new Inhome Experience - Spark Smart Modem & Spark Smart Mesh
Created by hio77, last reply by hio77 on 12-Jul-2020 14:37 (658 replies)
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House downpipes into old school soakpits - blocked
Created by AklBen, last reply by zenourn on 12-Jul-2020 13:25 (16 replies)
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The dumbest Stuff or Herald headlines (& other news media)
Created by DarthKermit, last reply by Behodar on 12-Jul-2020 13:05 (2101 replies)
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Hackintosh vs Mac mini vs iMac
Created by Handle9, last reply by JessieB on 12-Jul-2020 12:40 (10 replies)

Freeview NZ on Kodi is here
Created by robbo681, last reply by comets on 12-Jul-2020 11:49 (842 replies)
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Tiwai Point is Closing
Created by tdgeek, last reply by Daynger on 12-Jul-2020 11:48 (113 replies)
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Does Vodafone have an equivalent to Spark Smart Mesh?
Created by 1024kb, last reply by freitasm on 12-Jul-2020 11:22 (7 replies)

Courier Post delays
Created by cyril7, last reply by freitasm on 12-Jul-2020 11:20 (559 replies)
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