NZ Tech Podcast 166: Focus on Vodafone – from VDSL to 5G mobile networks

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This week we discuss geeky kids books Nerdy Numbers and Sci-Fi Shapes, an update for Windows 8.1, Panasonic’s new 7” Toughpad, and Lenovo’s Yoga. Then we hear some interesting things about mobile and fixed networks from Vodafone’s Tony Baird. And Tony lets slip an indication that maybe Vodafone’s TV box coming to households with VDSL.

This episode produced and hosted by Paul Spain (@paulspain) with guest Tony Baird (Vodafone NZ)..

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NZ Tech Podcast 158: Apple iPad Air, Telecom 4G LTE, Vodafone HD Voice

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The week we discussed Apple’s new iPad Air (and its competitors), Amazon’s move to Sunday deliveries and online retail closer to home, Vodafone HD Voice calling, Telecom’s 4G LTE mobile launch and a discussion about Office 365, Google Apps and Apple iWork.

This episode produced and hosted by Paul Spain (@paulspain) with guests Bill Bennett (@billbennettnz) and John Buckley (@bucklesnz).

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NZ Tech Podcast 153: Telecom 4G, Vodafone UFB and TV, Third World Internet

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This week we discuss the news of the week including Telecom NZ’s 4G LTE announcement, Vodafone’s UFB and TV launch and Kim Dot Com’s comments about NZ’s internet. Also featured are new tablets from Dell and a taste of the new HP Microserver.

This episode produced and hosted by Paul Spain (@paulspain) with guests Paul Brislen(@paulbrislen), Bill Bennett (@billbennettnz) and Neil Hand (Dell).

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Oct 2013
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NZ Tech Podcast 143: Quickflix, Moto X, Vodafone 4G Hotspot, Galaxy S4 Active, Chromecast

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This episode we discuss Moto X, Google’s Chromecast and our hands on time with the new TomTom GPS, Vodafone 4G LTE Access Point, Samsung Galaxy S4 Active, Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini, Panasonic DMC-FZ70 with 60x optical zoom and on demand video with Quickflix.

This episode produced and hosted by Paul Spain (@paulspain) with guests Paddy Buckley (@PaddyBuckley) and Nate Dunn (@nate).

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NZ Tech Podcast 142: New tech from Google, Netgear, Netflix and Logitech

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This episode the Prime Minister’s website goes offline, Vodafone 4G hits Wellington, NZ Business Podcast launches and new tech from Google, Netgear, Netflix and Logitech attract attention. We also discuss cloud capabilities from HP and SAP.

This episode produced and hosted by Paul Spain (@paulspain) with guests Bill Bennett (@BillBennettNZ) and Alastair Cooke (@demitassenz).

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Aug 2013
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NZ Tech Podcast 136: Google Loon, E3, MacBook Air and Fitbit Flex hands on

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Kicking off this NZ Tech Podcast episode we have first-hand reports on Google Loon and E3. Other topics include the end of three Fairfax tech publications in NZ, new Apple device hands on, Facebook Hashtags, Google acquisition of Waze and news of 2degrees 4G upgrade.

This episode produced and hosted by Paul Spain (@paulspain) with guests Siobhan Keogh (@siobhankeoghnz) of PC World and Sim Ahmed (@simantics) of Idealog.

For more on Google Loon – refer to the first hand report from Sim Ahmed on Idealog

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Jun 2013
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NZ Tech Podcast 133: Better Wi-Fi, Smaller Windows, New Blackberry

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This episode we discuss the first 8” Windows tablet (Acer Iconia W3), Windows 8.1 and it’s many new features, the future of Wi-Fi as it cosies up to 3G/4G mobile connectivity, Blackberry Z10 in NZ, Sony NEX6 camera, Fitbit Flex fitness gadget, Microsoft Surface Pro, Samsung Galaxy S4 mini, Igloo and Intel’s upcoming Haswell and Cedar Trail technology launches.

This episode produced and hosted by Paul Spain (@paulspain) with guests Steve Simms (@simmsy) and Bill Bennett (@billbennettnz).

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Episode 122: A chat with Chris Quin – CEO, Telecom Retail

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For this special NZ Tech Podcast episode Paul Spain talks with Chris Quin, CEO at Telecom Retail about Business in NZ, Ultra-Fast Broadband, 4G LTE Mobile, The Icehouse (Quin is Chairman of the Board) and of Telecom NZ past, present and future.

This episode hosted by Paul Spain (@paulspain) with guest Chris Quin (@chrisjquin).

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Apr 2013
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Episode 121: Telecom 4G LTE, Facebook Home, HP loses $96m NZ

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This week we discuss Facebook Home, Telecom’s 4G LTE news, HP’s massive loss in NZ, HP Moonshot server, new products from Panasonic including bone conduction headphones and the devices for the digital TV switchover.

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This episode hosted by Paul Spain (@paulspain) with guests Bill Bennett (@billbennettnz) and Paul Brislen (@paulbrislen).

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Episode 116: NZ Census, HP ElitePad 900, HTC One, Sony Xperia Tablet Z, Office 365 launch

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Hands on with HP’s corporate Windows 8 tablet – the ElitePad 900, HTC One, Sony Xperia Z phone and Xperia Tablet Z. We also discuss the NZ Census, Vodafone 4G LTE, Evernote security woes, Apple vs Samsung, Office 365 update, TVNZ On Demand and more.

This episode hosted by Paul Spain (@paulspain) with guests Bill Bennett (@billbennettnz) and Sim Ahmed (@simantics).

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