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Westpac NZ launches fully responsive online banking platform
Posted on 11-Feb-2015 11:42

Westpac has launched its new online banking platform "Westpac One", redefining the way customers are able to bank using mobile devices.... Comments (Comments)

Government says broadband deployment continues to deliver
Posted on 11-Feb-2015 11:25

The rate at which people are signing up for the Ultra-Fast Broadband (UFB) network is accelerating with uptake quadrupling in the past two years, Communications Minister Amy Adams said today.... Comments (Comments)

The state of the internet according to CallPlus
Posted on 10-Feb-2015 21:43

TV and streaming video up, peer-to-peer sharing down and online shoppers turning to China.... Comments (Comments)

Trans-Tasman cable gets regulatory green light
Posted on 9-Feb-2015 21:38

When Spark, Vodafone and Telstra announced plans to lay a NZ$90 million submarine cable under the Tasman Tom Pullar-Strecker reported for Stuff on a potential regulatory hurdle. Today the Commerce Commission confirmed it had looked at plans for the Trans-Global Access project and said there are no competition issues at this stage. It went on […]... Comments (Comments)

Samsung sets smartphone come-back launch date
Posted on 5-Feb-2015 13:23

At the NBR Chris Keall reports Samsung has sent notice of a product launch for March 2. He says there is an assumption the company will take the wraps of its Galaxy S6 smartphone. Geekzone’s Mauricio Freitas also has an invitation. Samsung has not invited me. That’s not as bad as it sounds. The last two […]... Comments (Comments)

EMC introduces VSPEX BLUE hyper-converged infrastructure appliance
Posted on 4-Feb-2015 20:14

System comes with embedded integrated management experience, downloadable software titles and secure remote support.... Comments (Comments)

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Spark Mobile issues in Auckland CBD 5pm ?
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When will paywave be mandatory ??
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Tenant has any rights when house being sold?
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New Zealands multi-colour 50c Gallipoli coins - thoughts
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TV One Watch First
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Question about attached storage affecting iMac performance.
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Spark broadband plans
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Fireworks!!! Still going off.
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Acronis True Image Unlimited 2015 review
Posted on 30-Jan-2015 10:03

In my view Acronis True image has been for years the gold standard for PC image backups. For me it all started with Norton Ghost but since Symantec retired that product Acronis True Image software took that space.... Comments (Comments)

Rapoo e9090p wireless keyboard review
Posted on 27-Jan-2015 15:09

The Rapoo e9090p is an ultra thin wireless keyboard with some attractive features.... Comments (Comments)

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On this episode - Better Call Saul's arrival on Lightbox, new Fitbit Charge HR and Fitbit Surge in NZ, spying TVs and other gadgets, Trans-Global Access undersea cable approved, scratch resistant glass for your smartphone, human-like robot hotel staff, smart body panels for your car and Ubuntu phon...
On this episode - WhatsApp is calling, RFID chips inserted into office workers, new OneDrive for Mac and iPhone, Ride-sharing and driverless cars converging, Sky sport online streaming, Raspberry Pi 2 and free Windows 10, Super Bowl No Drone Zone, free Outlook mobile app, Amazon to take on Microsof...
This week we discuss security wars between Google, Apple and Microsoft, upcoming changes at Spark & Vodafone including Chris Quin stepping down as CEO of Spark Home, Mobile, Business. We also discuss Cloudflare NZ, Protools free and spent more than half the podcast talking with Nathan Mercer at Mic...
Paul Spain invites you to join him as he talks with a fascinating mix of exhibitors at the world's biggest tech event - CES 2015. Hear about NZ's Performance Labs, a tiny new robot, Mercedes-Benz new concept car, gadgets for kids, sport tech, smart locks, in car tech and more. This episode of NZ T...
As a travel junkie I travel to Australia pretty frequently - often half a dozen times per year or more. While looking at flights this afternoon I noticed Air New Zealand now charge more to book a return flight to Australia on a single ticket than they do to book two one way airfares on separate tick...
I am a big fan of Z station because I believe in keeping the money locally as much as possible. Recently, this has changed when I found out that their price is way too much more compared to the competitors.Tonight, I went to Gull station for refuel.The price was 96.9 cent if you use the regular pump...
Air New Zealand’s fuel hedging
Posted by sbiddle on 9-Jan-2015 21:35
With oil prices dropping we've seen many media in recent days ask why airfare prices aren't dropping. Clearly they're not smart enough to check the Air NZ annual report to see the current status of Air NZ's fuel hedging so I've done this for you. Most (but not all) airlines hedge fuel. With Air NZ's...
Anybody who knows me realises I love flying. Rather than flying direct from Wellington to Melbourne to spend a week over the Christmas holidays, I decided to fly from Wellington to Melbourne via Auckland and Sydney for a change. Why you might ask? Quite simply because I could. :-) The cost was minim...
Posted by nate on 6-Jan-2015 18:03
For a few months now, I've thought about blogging what it's like to be a cafe owner. As Kiwis, we spend a lot of time in cafes, but don't really know what goes on behind the scenes. I'm hoping to post regularly to this new blog about what's involved in running a cafe. I'll still keep blogging here...
I hope Russell Stanners had a good Xmas. My new years prediction is that it will be his last one as CEO of Vodafone New Zealand. I also pick 2015 as the year Vodafone could well exit the New Zealand market. For many years Vodafone New Zealand was the Southern Hemisphere money tree. It was the jewel ...

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FS: Oneplus One 64GB with accessories
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Best/most reliable Internet Provider in Wadestown, Wellington?
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Anyone see the light or hear the boom?
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VDSL filter
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Samsung Galaxy Note 4 & Note EDGE announcement, Discussion & Owners Thread
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Trouble Configuring Orcon Genius modem (new customer)
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Cheap MS Office on Trade Me?
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Slingshot UFB in Hamilton?
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Windows 10 permissions question - administrators group and admin users
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MyRepublic Experience So Far..
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Best place to buy decking screws??
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Orcon's VDSL modem Netcomm NF4V isolating Wifi
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anyone playing Evolve?
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Removing Samsung Health Service from S4 mini
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smartvent positive pressure ventilation - opinion?
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2degrees Prepay Value Pack
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Vodafone business support
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Vodafone mobile - I hear a strange tune when I dial a company in Perth...
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Genius black just stops authenticating
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