Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.
Subscribe to News via RSS
Psoda uses AI computer vision to automate Agile project management
Posted on 24-Sep-2018 12:45

Wellington-based project management tools company Psoda has applied machine vision AI to automate one of the most common frustrations with Agile project management - synchronising physical and digital kanban task boards....

Spark switches on new Internet of Things network
Posted on 24-Sep-2018 12:37

Spark has switched on its second Internet of Things (IoT) network, LTE Cat-M1 (M1), which will run over Spark's 4G mobile network to provide quality, low bandwidth IoT connectivity and will deliver a new capability for New Zealand in IoT....

N4L helps Christchurch school get students home internet for learning
Posted on 21-Sep-2018 16:54

From today, students at Haeata Community Campus, a school nestled in Aranui where an estimated 40% of households are living without a suitable home internet connection, will be able to access The Network for Learning's (N4L) Managed Network from home....

Lexar returns to the global market
Posted on 20-Sep-2018 21:24

Lexar, a leading global brand of flash memory solutions, recently announced it would officially be in full production and shipping globally to major retailers in North America, EMEA, and APAC regions this spring (Southern)....

OPPO launches Find X series in New Zealand
Posted on 20-Sep-2018 20:55

To achieve an all-screen display, the Find X uses an innovative sliding structure that completely conceals the camera within the body of the phone....

Huawei launches Kirin 980 7nm SoC
Posted on 19-Sep-2018 11:18

The next-generation AI experience is around the corner, with the company planning to launch the first Kirin 980-powered Mate Series device, which is scheduled to arrive in October....

Subscribe to the latest forum posts via RSS
NZ Government Incentives Coming Soon For Buyers of Electric Vehicles!
Created by frednz, last reply by ockel on 25-Sep-2018 20:47 (107 replies)
Pages ... 6 7 8

Do Travel Agents still provide benefits
Created by dclegg, last reply by richrdh18 on 25-Sep-2018 13:04 (33 replies)
Pages ... 2 3

Vodafone really want me back.. or not?
Created by Lias, last reply by thecatsgoolies on 23-Sep-2018 09:37 (56 replies)
Pages ... 2 3 4

Finding good coffee in Auckland
Created by cloudlover, last reply by PolicyGuy on 22-Sep-2018 13:01 (29 replies)
Pages ... 2

The Apple Watch Series 4, iPhone XS, XS Max and XR discussion and owners thread
Created by JEDENZED, last reply by surfisup1000 on 25-Sep-2018 18:02 (334 replies)
Pages ... 21 22 23

New Zealand housing market (particularly Auckland)
Created by quickymart, last reply by quickymart on 24-Sep-2018 19:22 (297 replies)
Pages ... 18 19 20

Trying to track down cheap tripwire sensors
Created by pomtom44, last reply by pomtom44 on 25-Sep-2018 09:48 (20 replies)
Pages ... 2

I started a VR arcade
Created by petes117, last reply by Coil on 25-Sep-2018 17:52 (9 replies)

OPPO R15 Pro review
Posted on 27-Aug-2018 11:23

With the new R15 Pro model, OPPO continues to focus on photos. This time the company designed its flagship smartphone with a new Sony imaging sensor, the IMX519....

Norton Core review
Posted on 7-Aug-2018 15:57

The Norton Core is the first attempt by Symantec at bringing a new security approach for home networks to the market....

D-Link COVR-C1203 review
Posted on 30-Jul-2018 20:35

Home networks are increasingly growing more complex. Structured cabling is not really something easy to retrofit without pulling existing walls apart. ...

Subscribe to last 50 Geekzone blogs via RSS
Blogs »
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[3469][\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 03,04,06,09 are all 8 digi...
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...

Subscribe to the latest forum posts via RSS
macOS 'Mojave'
Created by matisyahu, last reply by premiumtouring on 26-Sep-2018 06:52 (1 reply)

What's something small that really makes you smile?
Created by Ge0rge, last reply by Tinkerisk on 26-Sep-2018 06:24 (441 replies)
Pages ... 28 29 30

Internet keeps dropping
Created by Rambaldi, last reply by Linux on 26-Sep-2018 06:14 (4 replies)

Transponder problem
Created by Rikkitic, last reply by Apsattv on 26-Sep-2018 03:59 (7 replies)

Pi Hole for LAN ad blocking - Fritzbox Configuration
Created by timmmay, last reply by michaelmurfy on 26-Sep-2018 00:46 (7 replies)

Has anyone built a Magic Mirror here?
Created by SumnerBoy, last reply by chimera on 25-Sep-2018 23:30 (13 replies)

Bathurst Streaming Options
Created by Scottfour, last reply by JPNZ on 25-Sep-2018 23:28 (47 replies)
Pages ... 2 3 4

Android TV Box users
Created by Chugaluga, last reply by rlevis on 25-Sep-2018 23:25 (3 replies)

Battery life questions, 12 months old dead in under half the time with minimal use.
Created by Coil, last reply by Coil on 25-Sep-2018 23:20 (1 reply)

Neon going to offer TV only package.
Created by rugrat, last reply by Scott3 on 25-Sep-2018 23:08 (23 replies)
Pages ... 2

1000 FDX on Huawei ONT?
Created by Beaker, last reply by Beaker on 25-Sep-2018 22:43 (8 replies)

Silly joke thread
Created by Rikkitic, last reply by elpenguino on 25-Sep-2018 22:10 (215 replies)
Pages ... 13 14 15

Amazon Echo
Created by freitasm, last reply by chimera on 25-Sep-2018 21:43 (982 replies)
Pages ... 64 65 66

WTB : DJI Mavic Air Drone
Created by Boeingflyer, last reply by Boeingflyer on 25-Sep-2018 21:40

Teens less fit than parents were - Dunedin Study
Created by Fred99, last reply by Fred99 on 25-Sep-2018 21:30 (19 replies)
Pages ... 2

Galaxy Watch Announcement and Owners Thread
Created by landcruiserguy, last reply by nakedmolerat on 25-Sep-2018 21:09 (50 replies)
Pages ... 2 3 4

Skinny Tethering
Created by BigRNZ, last reply by Linux on 25-Sep-2018 21:07 (11 replies)

Yesterdays windows 10 update screwed my PC
Created by surfisup1000, last reply by Rikkitic on 25-Sep-2018 20:53 (9 replies)

Data only (iPad) plans?
Created by yahnz, last reply by nitrotech on 25-Sep-2018 20:51 (5 replies)

NZ Government Incentives Coming Soon For Buyers of Electric Vehicles!
Created by frednz, last reply by ockel on 25-Sep-2018 20:47 (107 replies)
Pages ... 6 7 8

Geekzone Live »
Try automatic live updates from Geekzone directly in your browser, without refreshing the page, with Geekzone Live.