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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....

New Zealand now a global leader in smart TV adoption
Posted on 17-Sep-2018 18:11

New Zealand consumers, driven by increasing demand for video streaming services, are now a global leader in the adoption of Smart TVs, according to the latest report from IDC Research....

HP launches advanced metals 3D printing technology for mass production
Posted on 17-Sep-2018 16:32

HP Inc. launched HP Metal Jet, the world’s most advanced 3D printing technology for the high volume manufacturing of production-grade metal parts....

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Advice needed on what to do with my car?
Created by kekehuang, last reply by andrewNZ on 21-Sep-2018 19:34 (32 replies)
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Teens less fit than parents were - Dunedin Study
Created by Fred99, last reply by Hammerer on 22-Sep-2018 11:48 (15 replies)

The Apple Watch Series 4, iPhone XS, XS Max and XR discussion and owners thread
Created by JEDENZED, last reply by jarledb on 23-Sep-2018 14:29 (311 replies)
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Vodafone really want me back.. or not?
Created by Lias, last reply by thecatsgoolies on 23-Sep-2018 09:37 (56 replies)
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Finding good coffee in Auckland
Created by cloudlover, last reply by PolicyGuy on 22-Sep-2018 13:01 (29 replies)
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New Zealand housing market (particularly Auckland)
Created by quickymart, last reply by mattwnz on 23-Sep-2018 16:18 (289 replies)
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Geekzone automatically (with human like delay) editing in tags?
Created by hio77, last reply by Linux on 21-Sep-2018 19:18 (11 replies)

Weird Microwave Question
Created by networkn, last reply by DeepBlueSky on 20-Sep-2018 16:24 (20 replies)
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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. ...

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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[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...

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Mobile - Removal of 24 month contracts?
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IOS 12 impressions
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Post about your DIY projects
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Auckland conference venues - no budget limit!
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Windows 10 keyboard HELP
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Hyundai Kona Electric - 64 kWh with range up to 470km coming later this year
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OnePlus 6 - Waiting for release!
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PS4 giving error "your router might not support IP packet fragmentation"
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Muppets on the road
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Adult Circumcision
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Android TV Box users
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Vodafone UFB Fibre Static IP
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[FS] Gigabyte P55 GTX960M Gaming Notebook
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New HTPC build 2018 - which software?
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[FS] Nokia 7 Plus Black + 2 year extra warranty + 2 cases
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FS: 2017 12" Macbook in Space Grey
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