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Broadband
Mercury launches broadband and fibre packages for NZ customers
Mercury has officially launched Mercury Broadband, giving its electricity and gas customers the ability to add fibre to their existing Mercury account.
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Vodafone
Opensignal report analyses and awards NZ network providers
The recent Opensignal Mobile Network Experience Report has revealed new findings and award recognitions for the NZ telco market.
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Gaming
Square Enix launches Oceania Data Centre for Final Fantasy XIV Online
Australian and New Zealand players of the long-running massively multiplayer online game Final Fantasy XIV Online (FFXIV) now have access to a local server.
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New Zealand
You can now download Te Papa’s national art collection
Te Papa has partnered with Wellington start-up Excio to offer an initial 150 images to download from the national art collection...
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Video
Southern Cross welcomes video streaming demands brought by Netflix
"[We are capable] of streaming over 700,000 Ultra HD (4K) videos simultaneously, or the download of more than 180 million Blu-Ray discs per month."
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Telecommunications
NZ top of the world for mobile download speeds...
New Zealand's the speediest country for mobile downloads and Vodafone's leading the way according to the latest Global Net Index of Telecommunications Companies.
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Gaming
21 out of 100 Kiwis illegally download... Do you?
Nearly a quarter of New Zealanders have illegally downloaded content from the internet, despite knowing they should have paid for it.
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Kim Dotcom
Downloaded in 60 Seconds - Piracy prevents movie sales
The closing of a major online piracy site can increase digital media sales, with the Megaupload shutdown causing such in digital sales and movie rentals.
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Kim Dotcom
Lies, damned lies and an MPAA-funded ‘study’ finds Dotcom shutdown boosted film studio revenue
Dotcom shutdown was good for business, crows morally suspect MPAA through a proxy.
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Apple
An App a day keeps the doctor away
Apple has announced the number of apps downloaded from its App Store has topped 15 billion.
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Websites
10 Free downloads
10 free downloads from the world wide web, courtesy of...well... us!
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Internet
22 free downloads
22 free downloads from the world wide web, courtesy of us (thank us later!)
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Internet
The netguide guide to download managers
It was the last day of the month and I had hardly used any of my monthly 10GB broadband data plan.
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Cloud
Microsoft Dynamics CRM 2011 released
On-premises and partner-hosted deployments now available to customers with software assurance agreements.
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Website
5 useful windows tools
Grab what you need on the go with these useful tools, courtesy of us.
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Download
HOW TO DOWNLOAD TORRENT FILES
You may not read much about it in the press, but it seems as if more and more people are doing it all the time. Just what is the deal with torrent sharing? Why do people do it? And is it legal?