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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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This is a private off topic forum for subscribers only.
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Digital Entertainment
Digital Imaging
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eBook readers, portable media players
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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)
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Gaming
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Home Theatre
Geek discussions about audio and video equipment.
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HTPC
You can use this forum to discuss topics related to Home Theatre PCs - building, performance, tweaks, media center software.
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Lightbox
You can use this forum to discuss topics related to Lightbox streaming service.
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Online streaming services
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Quickflix
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Sky, Neon and IGLOO
You can use this forum to discuss topics related to all Sky services - including IGLOO, My Sky HDi, Neon, IGLOO, configuration, decoders, and software.
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TiVo
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DIY
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Mobile Devices
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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
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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
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Vocus Communications
This open forum is for Vocus Communications (previous Maxnet) users to discuss products and services, and to help each other in using these resources.
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Vodafone New Zealand
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Operating Systems
Google Chrome OS
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Linux
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Microsoft Windows
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Platforms
Cloud, SaaS
Use this forum to discuss topics related to cloud computing, Software-as-a-Service and other related technologies.
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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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