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Amazon introduces new Kindle with adjustable front light
Posted on 21-Mar-2019 20:14

The all-new Kindle comes in black or white for $159 and will be available at Noel Leeming and JB Hi-Fi from 10th April. ...

A call from the companies providing internet access for the great majority of New Zealanders, to the companies with the greatest influence over social media content
Posted on 19-Mar-2019 15:21

New Zealand largest broadband companies call tech companies to discuss how to solve issues around objectionable content distribution....

Two e-scooter companies selected for Wellington trial
Posted on 15-Mar-2019 17:33

Wellington City Council has selected two companies to roll out the trial of the city’s first electric scooter share scheme....

GeForce GTX 1660 available now
Posted on 15-Mar-2019 08:47

Following the release of the supercharged GeForce GTX 1660 Ti, which delivers comparable performance to a GeForce GTX 1070, NVIDIA has now launched the GeForce GTX 1660....

Artificial Intelligence to double the rate of innovation in New Zealand by 2021
Posted on 13-Mar-2019 14:47

IDC study commissioned by Microsoft predicts Artificial Intelligence (AI) will double the rate of innovation improvements and improve employee productivity gains by 1.5 times in New Zealand by 2021....

LG demonstrates smart home concepts at LG InnoFest
Posted on 13-Mar-2019 14:45

Lives today are more integrated with technology than at any point in history. Lifestyle trends and advancements in consumer electronics have seen the arrival of connected homes where devices can actually "talk" to one another....



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Support for 'Crusaders' name change appears to be growing..
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Lock a barrel bolt?
Created by Kol12, last reply by Kol12 on 21-Mar-2019 18:50 (29 replies)
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Samsung Galaxy S10/S10 Lite/S10+ Announcement And Owners Thread
Created by Dial111, last reply by mrgsm021 on 23-Mar-2019 20:44 (574 replies)
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Another 737 Max 8 crash - no survivors
Created by Batman, last reply by frankv on 24-Mar-2019 18:08 (155 replies)
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Regional security screening
Created by larknz, last reply by amiga500 on 23-Mar-2019 17:01 (51 replies)
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Options for company VOIP system
Created by waikariboy, last reply by chevrolux on 21-Mar-2019 19:50 (10 replies)

What is your player of choice for your hdtv ??
Created by JaseNZ, last reply by Jase2985 on 24-Mar-2019 19:56 (9 replies)

Hope your kids are vaccinated.
Created by irongarment, last reply by kingdragonfly on 24-Mar-2019 20:00 (219 replies)
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Anki Vector review
Posted on 21-Mar-2019 19:57

The Anki Vector is a little companion robot that can entertain you and give you a glimpse into the world of robotics....

Sony WH-1000XM3 headphones review
Posted on 15-Mar-2019 00:24

The Sony WH-1000XM3 are an excellent pair of noise cancelling headphones featuring great sound quality....

Yubikey 5 review
Posted on 18-Feb-2019 15:34

Managing ones access to services in general (online and offline) is something everyone does in their lives but not many consider the implications around chosing weak passwords, the problems of reusing passwords, the lack of security by design in some services and so on. Yubikey devices (and second factor authentication in general) can enhance security online, if used right....

BenQ EL2870U review
Posted on 11-Feb-2019 19:58

The BenQ EL2870U is a good mid-sized entertainment-oriented monitor....


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nzsouthernman
We've been needing to provide guest internet access via our campus wireless network ever since we implemented it. People who visit just expect us to provide it. We first tried to use the guest functionality that comes with Ruckus, but it's a bit clunky, and then we tried using Linewize's built-in ...
Paradox IP150 and Home Automation
Posted by davidcole on 6-Mar-2019 21:57
davidcole
Below is a bit of a primer for connecting to a Paradox SP6000 via the IP150 module for the purposes of controlling via home automation software. Hardware: Spectra SP6000, IP150 Module with firmware < v3 - Firmware 1.x Works best due to changes that Paradox have implemented forcing users to th...
BarTender
Sailpoint IdentityIQ IIQ allows you create "encrypted" passwords so then you store those encrypted passwords in config files such as the database credentials that are stored within the iiq.properties file. dataSource.username=identityiqdataSource.password=1:iCAlakm5CVUe7+Q6hVJIBA== There are...
Useful SNMP OIDs for Home Automation
Posted by BarTender on 14-Jan-2019 17:37
BarTender
I've been playing with Home Assistant and using a few devices around my home network so thought it would be useful to document some of the useful SNMP OIDs I have found: Switches: Device SNMP OID On Value Off Value Notes APC 7920 PDU .1.3.6.1.4.1.318.1.1.12.3.3.1.1.4.1 1 2 Incre...
sbiddle
Boxing Day is one of the biggest retail shopping days of the year in New Zealand. After a day of overeating on Christmas Day, New Zealanders rush out in their droves to the malls enduring traffic chaos and crowds all in the hope of picking up a bargain. Big retailers advertise their "huge" Boxing Da...
Wordpress 5.0 - Ideology Trumps Usability
Posted by nunz on 14-Dec-2018 20:32
nunz
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
sbiddle
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...


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Spark fibre, UFF ONT crashing
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Hope your kids are vaccinated.
Created by irongarment, last reply by kingdragonfly on 24-Mar-2019 20:00 (219 replies)
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xDSL provider capable of handling advanced requirements
Created by MichaelNZ, last reply by MichaelNZ on 24-Mar-2019 19:56 (11 replies)

What is your player of choice for your hdtv ??
Created by JaseNZ, last reply by Jase2985 on 24-Mar-2019 19:56 (9 replies)

Wellington city - 24 hour parking?
Created by tukapa1, last reply by timmmay on 24-Mar-2019 19:55 (2 replies)

Access content on MySKY hard drive
Created by dannews, last reply by sbiddle on 24-Mar-2019 19:51 (4 replies)

Silly joke thread
Created by Rikkitic, last reply by nunz on 24-Mar-2019 19:36 (284 replies)
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EV (electric vehicle) general news
Created by Linuxluver, last reply by GV27 on 24-Mar-2019 19:33 (2255 replies)
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Attaching magnetic knife rack with silicone
Created by mokoshakalaka, last reply by Senecio on 24-Mar-2019 19:27 (5 replies)

Samsung turning on by its self!
Created by stuffed, last reply by Batman on 24-Mar-2019 19:19 (7 replies)

Best NZ Android phone right now that's not the S10?
Created by Taubin, last reply by GV27 on 24-Mar-2019 19:08 (14 replies)

Amazon Prime looks like 80s Video all blocky
Created by Morgenmuffel, last reply by Quinny on 24-Mar-2019 19:08 (7 replies)

Small Form factor light gaming pcs
Created by arthman, last reply by arthman on 24-Mar-2019 18:59 (4 replies)

VPS Hosts
Created by NateWon, last reply by timmmay on 24-Mar-2019 18:49 (21 replies)
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Calculating power bills for different suppliers
Created by gchiu, last reply by gchiu on 24-Mar-2019 18:40 (40 replies)
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Geekzone Hamilton real life meet up
Created by psychrn, last reply by toejam316 on 24-Mar-2019 18:15 (54 replies)
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Another 737 Max 8 crash - no survivors
Created by Batman, last reply by frankv on 24-Mar-2019 18:08 (155 replies)
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Why Apple are struggling to sell new iPhones
Created by dafman, last reply by alexx on 24-Mar-2019 18:02 (75 replies)
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What movie did you just watch, and how was it? (expect some spoilers but try not to post any!)
Created by gehenna, last reply by dafman on 24-Mar-2019 17:59 (4068 replies)
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Galaxy Note 8 Announcement and Owners' Thread
Created by DANOFDANGER, last reply by johny007g on 24-Mar-2019 17:16 (720 replies)
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