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Sports
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Startups
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Transport (cars, bikes and boats)
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Travel (planes, train, cruise)
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Digital Entertainment
Digital Imaging
Use this forum to discuss photography, digital photography, video and related topics.
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EPG (Electronic Program Guide)
You can use this forum to discuss topics related to EPG (Electronic Program Guide) tools for your DVB-T/DVB-S/DVB-C Media Center, including the EPG Collector project.
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Freeview (DVB-T/DVB-S)
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Gadgets, robotics, home automation, electronics (including wearables)
Use this forum to discuss topics related to gadgets (including eBook readers) in general, robotics, home automation and other consumer electronic devices and kits.
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Gaming
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Home Theatre (incl HTPC)
Geek discussions about audio and video equipment, including topics related to Home Theatre PCs and media centre software.
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Lightbox
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Online streaming services
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Sky, Neon
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TiVo
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DIY
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Mobile Devices
Android
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App Marketplace
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Apple iOS and devices
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Blackberry
Discussion on all Blackberry models.
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GPS, maps and mapping software
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Mobile handsets
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Symbian and Meego
To discuss devices based on Meego, Symbian Series 60 and Symbian UIQ.
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Web OS and Palm OS
Discussion on web OS and Palm OS based handsets, including Palm Pre, palmOne, Handspring, Sony Clie, Zodiac and compatibles.
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Windows Phone and Windows Mobile
This forum is for devices running Windows Phone, Windows Mobile (all flavours, including Standard, Professional and Classi), Pocket PC and Pocket PC Phone Edition.
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Networking
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VoIP
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New Zealand Telecommunications
2degrees
This open forum is for 2degrees users to discuss products and services, and to help each other in using these resources.
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BigPipe
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Compass Communications
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Flip NZ
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ICT Policies and Regulation
This open forum is for New Zealand users to discuss information, communications and technology policies and regulatory envirnoment.
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MyRepublic
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New Zealand Broadband
This forum is for users to discuss broadband (including UFB) and landline services in New Zealand and to help each other in using these resources. Please use this forum only if there isn't one for your specific ISP. Posts that are specific to an ISP will be moved to its own subforum.
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New Zealand Mobile and Wireless
This open forum is for users to discuss mobile services (if a specific company forum doesn't exist) and Wi-Fi hotspots in New Zealand and to help each other in using these resources.
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NOW
This open forum is for NOW users to discuss products and services, and to help each other in using these resources.
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Orcon and iServe
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Skinny
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Slingshot and CallPlus
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Spark New Zealand
This open forum is for Spark users (including broadband, landline and mobile) users to discuss products and services, and to help each other in using these resources. Please do not use this forum for Chorus, BigPipe or Skinny discussions. Note: Spark is the telco formerly known as Telecom New Zealand.
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Vodafone New Zealand
This open forum is for Vodafone New Zealand (Vodafone, TelstraClear, Paradise, IHUG, VFX/WorldxChange, Farmside) users to discuss products and services, and to help each other in using these resources.
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Operating Systems
Chromium OS and Google Chrome OS
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Linux
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Mac OS
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Microsoft Windows
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Platforms
Cloud, SaaS
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Desktop computing
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IT Pro and developers
IT Pros and developers can use this forum to discuss topics related to small, medium and large businesses ICT.
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Laptops and mobile computers
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Social networks, social media, and tools
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