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Telesmart announces Cloud Calling for Microsoft Teams
Posted on 11-Dec-2018 09:22

Telesmart has leveraged its experience and infrastructure to be the first provider in New Zealand to deliver Cloud Calling for Microsoft Teams....

Accenture acquires PrimeQ
Posted on 11-Dec-2018 09:15

Acquisition makes Accenture the largest Oracle Cloud Systems Integrator in New Zealand and Australia....

Foodstuffs North Island announces new Chief Digital Officer
Posted on 6-Dec-2018 17:00

Simon Kennedy will be joining the Foodstuffs North Island team as Chief Digital Officer (CDO) in 2019....

Kiwis care about cybersecurity, but not enough to protect themselves
Posted on 6-Dec-2018 14:09

A study by Trend Micro has shown that digital natives are relaxed when it comes to personal information security and privacy....

Symantec unveils neural network to protect critical infrastructure
Posted on 6-Dec-2018 14:04

Symantec Industrial Control System Protection Neural to defend against USB-borne malware, network intrusion and zero-day attacks on operational technology....

Twitter Top Trends 2018 in New Zealand
Posted on 5-Dec-2018 15:06

Twitter New Zealand has crunched the numbers to bring you the platform’s biggest trends, most talked about Kiwis, and the most passionate communities across politics, news, entertainment and sport ....

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Deer killer sentenced to watch Bambi. What sentences would you like to impose?
Created by Rikkitic, last reply by tdgeek on 19-Dec-2018 16:35 (23 replies)
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New Freeview SmartVU streaming device: Chromecast, 4K HDR, Android TV
Created by freitasm, last reply by sbiddle on 18-Dec-2018 11:17 (142 replies)
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Bigpipe drop their price for gigabit to $109/month
Created by miztic, last reply by Talkiet on 19-Dec-2018 18:10 (14 replies)

Fibre MAX Naked Broadband - what speed should I expect?
Created by ABPH011, last reply by BMarquis on 19-Dec-2018 20:38 (26 replies)
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Annual Telecommunications Monitoring Report 2018
Created by freitasm, last reply by stinger on 18-Dec-2018 18:40 (12 replies)

Is this email a scam??
Created by kiwifidget, last reply by kiwifidget on 19-Dec-2018 12:27 (18 replies)
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DIY Medical Alarm
Created by olivernz, last reply by frankv on 18-Dec-2018 13:15 (19 replies)
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East Cape mobile coverage
Created by Aucklandjafa, last reply by hio77 on 16-Dec-2018 19:39 (9 replies)

OPPO R17 Pro review
Posted on 13-Dec-2018 09:36

OPPO continues its progress in the middle to high end smartphone market by bringing the OPPO R17 and R17 Pro to New Zealand....

Xiaomi Mi Electric Scooter review
Posted on 26-Nov-2018 16:23

This might be the top gift in anyone's list this year - even if it is a gift to yourself....

Nokia 7.1 review
Posted on 21-Nov-2018 22:42

Spark brought the new Nokia 7.1 Android smartphone to the local market, as part of their exclusive partnership with HMD Global, the company behind the Nokia brand in the smartphone segment....

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Wordpress 5.0 - Ideology Trumps Usability
Posted by nunz on 14-Dec-2018 20:32
As some people in GZ know I can present as a grumpy old man (GOM) and I've certainly been accused of berating new technologies. This post certainly shouldn't disappoint them. However I will state my cause for this post - usability, specifically Jo(e) Average's ability to use a technology - in this c...
Lime Scooters launch in the Hutt Valley
Posted by sbiddle on 14-Dec-2018 07:25
Lime scooters have launched in the Hutt Valley overnight. Reports came in of scooters on streets late last night, and the app slowly updated as the scooters came online.Geofencing on the map indicates they are only available in the Hutt Valley, and not in Wellington or Porirua. Lime had demonstrated...
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[34679][\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 03,04,06,07,09 are all 8 ...
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 ̵...
Update October 2018 Thanks to everyone who has expressed support for the issues I have raised in this post. I'm pleased to say that the issue is now largely resolved. RNZ is including descriptions of the images they tweet in most cases now. It's meant that blind people like me feel more included...

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Minimum Wage increases
Created by FineWine, last reply by Aredwood on 20-Dec-2018 02:02 (5 replies)

HG659 limitations on connected devices
Created by RyanAnderson, last reply by Linux on 20-Dec-2018 00:50 (11 replies)

Sky deals
Created by tpain, last reply by Beavis on 19-Dec-2018 23:57 (794 replies)
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VoIP Test Device
Created by Phoneman01, last reply by fe31nz on 19-Dec-2018 23:35 (3 replies)

Another botched Chorus install.
Created by martyyn, last reply by quickymart on 19-Dec-2018 23:09 (32 replies)
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Is Spotify Premium Coming to an End?
Created by nzpaul, last reply by Hammerer on 19-Dec-2018 23:01 (3 replies)

Daytime running lights - wiring
Created by chimera, last reply by chimera on 19-Dec-2018 22:59 (8 replies)

Brand new Garapa deck: water stains after rain
Created by morbandit, last reply by morbandit on 19-Dec-2018 22:41 (12 replies)

Single use plastic bags to be banned.
Created by Lastman, last reply by Fred99 on 19-Dec-2018 21:31 (343 replies)
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Relocating to the Gulf
Created by Handle9, last reply by Handle9 on 19-Dec-2018 21:14 (36 replies)
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Netgear D7000 no wifi/internet
Created by Charmander, last reply by Charmander on 19-Dec-2018 20:44 (2 replies)

FS: Hard drives and a PC
Created by xyf, last reply by xyf on 19-Dec-2018 20:42 (2 replies)

Fibre MAX Naked Broadband - what speed should I expect?
Created by ABPH011, last reply by BMarquis on 19-Dec-2018 20:38 (26 replies)
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Am I getting the correct information?
Created by Horseychick, last reply by chevrolux on 19-Dec-2018 20:12 (6 replies)

E27 bulbs IC or IC-F lamp holders for Philips Hue for smart lighting
Created by billgates, last reply by billgates on 19-Dec-2018 19:50

Are scammers getting lazy?
Created by Mspec, last reply by snnet on 19-Dec-2018 19:01 (18 replies)
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What's something small that really annoys you?
Created by Finch, last reply by richms on 19-Dec-2018 18:51 (6723 replies)
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Huawei P20. Announcement & Owners Thread
Created by dafman, last reply by BusterEdwards on 19-Dec-2018 18:46 (167 replies)
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Am I too old to enter tech industry?
Created by GreenApples, last reply by pctek on 19-Dec-2018 18:25 (25 replies)
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Chorus 10Gbps Future
Created by browned, last reply by noroad on 19-Dec-2018 18:22 (98 replies)
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