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New Zealand government to create digital advisory group
Posted on 16-Dec-2017 08:47

A new advisory group is to be set up to advise the Government on how it can build the digital economy and reduce digital divides.... Comments (Comments)

Australia datum changes means whole country moving 1.8 metres north-east
Posted on 16-Dec-2017 08:39

This continental shift means Australia's mapping co-ordinates have been realigned approximately 1.8 metres north-east in an update to the national coordinate reference frame (the Geocentric Datum of Australia 2020, or GDA2020).... Comments (Comments)

UAV Traffic Management Trial launching today in New Zealand
Posted on 12-Dec-2017 16:06

Airways has partnered with global airspace management provider AirMap to deliver the trial platform that provides flight planning and management tools for commercial and recreational UAV pilots.... Comments (Comments)

UFB connections pass 460,000
Posted on 11-Dec-2017 11:26

The number of New Zealand households and businesses connected to Ultra-Fast Broadband (UFB) has increased by 11 per cent to 460,096 connections in the last quarter, according to the latest Quarterly Broadband Update by the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment. ... Comments (Comments)

The Warehouse Group to adopt IBM Cloud to support digital transformation
Posted on 11-Dec-2017 11:22

The Group, which operates The Warehouse, Warehouse Stationery, Noel Leeming and Torpedo7 brands, has selected IBM Cloud in New Zealand to host its core mission-critical IT systems including customer facing apps, the main website, point of sales systems, inventory and financial systems.... Comments (Comments)

Dimension Data peeks into digital business 2018
Posted on 11-Dec-2017 10:55

Blockchain, together with artificial intelligence, machine learning, robotics, and virtual and augmented reality, have the potential to deliver disruptive outcomes and reshape digital business in 2018. And companies that have not started the digital investment cycle are at high risk of being disrupted.... Comments (Comments)

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The last thing you'd want to have, Hair Loss.
Created by Coil, last reply by cadman on 17-Dec-2017 13:46 (63 replies)
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End of Net Neutrality in the USA
Created by Pumpedd, last reply by huckster on 15-Dec-2017 21:19 (19 replies)
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Buy electrical goods from shop normal for electrician to charge more in labour?
Created by Stu1, last reply by Bung on 17-Dec-2017 10:22 (69 replies)
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2018 Census Q&A
Created by freitasm, last reply by nunz on 15-Dec-2017 19:17 (63 replies)
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Best Wellington ISP?
Created by rynevsn, last reply by Linux on 17-Dec-2017 17:35 (13 replies)

Washing Machine - Super exciting...
Created by WyleECoyoteNZ, last reply by davidcole on 14-Dec-2017 23:10 (12 replies)

Kindle integration w/Auckland public libraries - advice sought
Created by Eurochild, last reply by Bung on 14-Dec-2017 10:07 (22 replies)
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Courier woes - what to do?
Created by redeye52, last reply by Technofreak on 15-Dec-2017 11:04 (42 replies)
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Edifier Exclaim BT Connect review
Posted on 12-Dec-2017 16:22

These small speakers do pack a punch. Even though their main target segment is the computer media and gaming enthusiasts I found it usable in other situations as well.... Comments (Comments)

Navman MiVue 780 review
Posted on 11-Dec-2017 15:04

The Navman MiVue 780 is a very smart dashcam. It incorporates new audible warning and a WiFi feature that allows it to instantly transfer recordings to a paired smartphone.... Comments (Comments)

Sony Xperia XZ1 review
Posted on 5-Dec-2017 13:13

As a long-time user of Sony Xperia I took the opportunity to take a look at the new Sony Xperia XZ1 which has just hit the market in New Zealand.... Comments (Comments)

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Data and the internet are becoming ever more critical to the planet's residents. Even the smallest rural villages in Kenya or India are likely using data services on a daily basis; services whose importance can often be placed far ahead of electricity or even sanitation. The rise of the likes of M...
Android’s broken software update model
Posted by sbiddle on 28-Nov-2017 07:52
Keeping your mobile phone software up to date is more important than ever in light of recent security concerns. Whether you're a Google Android or Apple iOS fan, one thing everybody has to accept is that Apple's software update model works a lot better in practice than Google's. When Apple release ...
Direct from Shenzhen, China – journalists Tristram Clayton (NZ Herald) and Scott Bartley (NBR contributor) joined host Paul Spain to discuss the past, present and future of China's most well known tech company - Huawei. Topics include a disuccsion about visiting a Huawei smartphone manufacturi...
Creating a garage door contact switch for detecting if the door is open. I had my garage door added to my house alarm. In doing so, it was added to a button on the remote we use for arming and disarming. Well after one morning where my son accidentally opened the garage door (which we can't see fro...
You may recall the nursery rhyme - 'Rain, Rain, Go Away'. Well some people don't just dislike rain - they also dislike cloud computing too. Does it make sense or are these people actually causing harm to their organisations? I'll give you the rundown on the Pros and Cons, and give you an idea of whe...
LinkedIn is the social network for professionals - are you one of those who could benefit from using it more? Paul Spain shares how some basic activity on LinkedIn helped generate a significant amount of earnings for his small business. Included are some simple LinkedIn tips that are easy to execute...
It's fair to say that much of what Apple announced isn't ground breaking on its own - a watch with an embedded cellular connection - a phone with wireless charging. These technologies have been around for years. But Apple approach things a little differently and I think most fans will be pretty plea...

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Star Wars BBQ
Created by MikeB4, last reply by MikeB4 on 17-Dec-2017 19:20 (7 replies)

Importing a Roomba in 2017
Created by ashtonaut, last reply by staticnz on 17-Dec-2017 18:59 (26 replies)
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New sub-forum for Cryptocurrencies
Created by solutionz, last reply by garbonzai on 17-Dec-2017 18:57 (50 replies)
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What's something small that really annoys you?
Created by Finch, last reply by cadman on 17-Dec-2017 18:54 (4700 replies)
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Dish TV aerialBox T2200 Official Discussion
Created by joshhill96, last reply by Christene on 17-Dec-2017 18:30 (1343 replies)
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Tesla Powerwall 2 Owners
Created by SQLGeek, last reply by Ge0rge on 17-Dec-2017 17:56 (20 replies)
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EV (electric vehicle) general news
Created by Linuxluver, last reply by wellygary on 17-Dec-2017 17:55 (935 replies)
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Best Wellington ISP?
Created by rynevsn, last reply by Linux on 17-Dec-2017 17:35 (13 replies)

Unsolicited cell phone calls
Created by Ford, last reply by hyperman on 17-Dec-2017 17:22 (22 replies)
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Camping Thread
Created by networkn, last reply by PhantomNVD on 17-Dec-2017 16:42 (132 replies)
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Huawei p9 / p9+ - no more updates
Created by JonnyCam, last reply by Antzzz on 17-Dec-2017 16:38 (167 replies)
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DSE / Dick Smith at it again.
Created by nunz, last reply by Paparangi on 17-Dec-2017 16:24 (9 replies)

Galaxy Note 8 Announcement and Owners' Thread
Created by DANOFDANGER, last reply by klyster on 17-Dec-2017 15:58 (578 replies)
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Brought an electrical appliance from amazon
Created by foxy38, last reply by foxy38 on 17-Dec-2017 15:35 (39 replies)
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HP OfficeJet 6960 - Changing cartridges - caddy not moving?
Created by HaggisKiwi, last reply by eracode on 17-Dec-2017 15:06 (1 reply)

Vodafone shutting down email?
Created by FatFurryGuy, last reply by MikeHales on 17-Dec-2017 14:54 (414 replies)
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PS4 Pro - Buy Before Or After Christmas?
Created by Wade, last reply by Finch on 17-Dec-2017 13:55 (15 replies)

Is CompTIA A+ cert worth it?
Created by Kol12, last reply by kingdragonfly on 17-Dec-2017 13:49 (45 replies)
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The last thing you'd want to have, Hair Loss.
Created by Coil, last reply by cadman on 17-Dec-2017 13:46 (63 replies)
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Apple TV 4k 32GB - Brand New
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