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New Mi store will open at Sylvia Park early November
Posted on 18-Oct-2018 07:15

New Zealand consumers are set to benefit with the arrival of one the world’s largest smartphone makers into this market....

Crucial launches P1 NVMe Solid State Drive
Posted on 17-Oct-2018 23:04

P1 NVMe SSD enables fast game loads and quick access to apps, files, and content....

Microsoft study shows New Zealand tops list of most-scammed countries
Posted on 16-Oct-2018 19:39

New Zealanders are the most likely people in the world to have experienced a tech support scam, according to a new study from Microsoft....

Nokia refreshes focus on New Zealand with new Wellington head office
Posted on 10-Oct-2018 19:30

Nokia has 90 years of local heritage through the historical presence of entities including Alcatel, Lucent Technologies, Siemens and Standard Cable and Telephone (STC)....

Symantec significantly expands cloud security portfolio
Posted on 10-Oct-2018 19:17

Integrated approach to cloud security, compliance and management delivers visibility and control to IaaS, PaaS and SaaS applications....

Nyriad and Datacom to develop GPU and Blockchain-based storage solution
Posted on 9-Oct-2018 10:50

Nyriad has signed an exclusive agreement with Datacom to develop and deploy a next-generation computational storage solution for secure, collaborative processing of data in the Australian market....

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YouTube has crashed.
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Government changes tack on online shopping GST to avoid price hikes
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Price of Petrol
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Gaming away from home
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2degrees wifi calling issues
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Transferring domain in to MetaName
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Wellington is practically cut off, Labour Weekend Friday
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HPE ProLiant ML110 review
Posted on 27-Sep-2018 13:11

While there is a business case for cloud-based services, there are also cases where a local server is either a requirement or the best solution - including being part of a hybrid cloud design. Your organisation might be looking for a solution that's supported by existing channels, something that doesn't need a hands-on approach. Or it may be that connectivity is at a premium and cloud-based services won't work well for some locations. The Intel Xeon Scalable processor-powered HPE ProLiant ML110 Gen10, paired with ClearOS is a solution for these cases....

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New Zealand Dialing validation regex
Posted by BarTender on 10-Sep-2018 16:10
Was doing some work with the NZ Dialing plan and needed to write some regex to validate NZ numbers. This is what I ended up with ^0[34679][\d]{7}$|^020[1-6][\d]{6,7}$|^0210[03-7][\d]{5}$|^021[12][\d]{6}$|021[3-9][\d]{5}$|^02[279][\d]{7}$|^028[\d]{6,8}$ Local area codes 03,04,06,07,09 are all 8 ...
I've been a fan of Polycom IP phones for many years, but haven't used these for deployments for many years in part due to the price of the hardware in New Zealand compared to other brands of phones. Recently I decided to pull out my IP335 to make some configuration changes and picked up a new VVX410...
Cloud services = bad for business
Posted by nunz on 28-Jul-2018 14:05
Looking back at some old blog posts I find myself revisiting some of the things I said about cloud services being dangerous or potentially bad for business. A few years later I am more convinced of this than ever. Here is why: When I talk about cloud services in this article I am generally looking ...
D-Link OMNA 180 HD CAM and Apple Homekit
Posted by antoniosk on 19-Jul-2018 16:42
Home automation, the integrated house, control at your fingertips. In any modern house, you will find a plethora of ‘things' that can be turned on and off, adjusted, set to a timer or other setting, or even to simulate a pattern. The first and second generation families of these concepts ̵...
Introduction I've been using social media since long before we called it that. As a totally blind kid who pestered his older siblings to read as much of the newspaper to him as they could stand, I'll never forget the sense of empowerment I felt when, as a teenager over 30 years ago, I logged into t...
The previously mentioned Croit CEPH Cluster has been running well for a few weeks now, with a couple of issues found and addressed with help from Croit. Things we've learnt: Storage nodes really need 8GB of RAM. A monitor node can be an old laptop with 100mbp/s NIC as long as the CPU is 64bit...
Akamai IP Reputation Filter
Posted by BarTender on 31-May-2018 11:53
So today I had an interesting issue where I was unable to access a web site from a customers internet connection. It seems that Akamai IP Reputation Filter has for some reason decided that the reputation of this IP address has some random issue that will prevent me from accessing their web site. T...

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New fibre/wireless plans - Unplan
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Nokia 6.1 and Nokia 7 Plus Announcement and Owners thread
Created by freitasm, last reply by foxy38 on 20-Oct-2018 20:31 (170 replies)
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EV (electric vehicle) general news
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Windows 10 - persistent file I cannot delete even with icacls help
Created by timmmay, last reply by timmmay on 20-Oct-2018 20:29 (13 replies)

What's something small that really annoys you?
Created by Finch, last reply by Geektastic on 20-Oct-2018 20:12 (6327 replies)
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Wellington is practically cut off, Labour Weekend Friday
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FS: EVGA Geforce RTX 2080Ti XC
Created by Sphyre, last reply by Sphyre on 20-Oct-2018 20:03

FS: Apple Airpods
Created by 1024kb, last reply by 1024kb on 20-Oct-2018 19:53 (1 reply)

UFB slow on cisco router
Created by w1000n, last reply by RunningMan on 20-Oct-2018 19:43 (8 replies)

Google Fit & MyFitnesspal
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FS: 2015 Retina MacBook 256GB in Space Gray
Created by fabianz03, last reply by fabianz03 on 20-Oct-2018 18:38

Email error message
Created by Rickles, last reply by Linux on 20-Oct-2018 18:13 (6 replies)

Skinny B315s-608 update
Created by Chaosnz, last reply by Chaosnz on 20-Oct-2018 17:56 (1 reply)

FS:Philips Hue Ambient White & Colour Starter Kit + Hue Strip 2M
Created by quebec, last reply by quebec on 20-Oct-2018 17:49

Relocating to the Gulf
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Trouble with Davis Weatherlink
Created by ubernoob, last reply by ubernoob on 20-Oct-2018 17:02 (4 replies)

Geekzone Rugby (Union) Discussion Thread
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New Zealand site hacked - blackmail emails being sent
Created by MichaelNZ, last reply by Stu on 20-Oct-2018 16:41 (2 replies)

Lime scooters
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FS: Spring Clean, Sony WH-1000XM2 Headphones, Apple Trackpad, DJI Osmo Plus, PS4 games
Created by allune, last reply by migrif on 20-Oct-2018 16:02 (1 reply)

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