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    Re: Mobile data- how often on?

    Would you leave on if work had no WiFi. ... ? I have 500MB
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    Mobile data- how often on?

    When you are outside how often is mobile data turned on? Just when required or always? On a combo 500MB deal.
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    Re: Ipad first observations

    My Android hotspot works with it. However bluetooth doesn't work for file transfers (probably by design) but they use AirDrop to transfer files next to each other with yeah .. only iDevices :lol: ...
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    Re: Ipad first observations

    We have ufb but he doesn't have a GPS smartphone for on move. Useful to see the 10 inch map thou afterall it has the map icon.
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    Re: Ipad first observations

    Ipad is larger but bro has no GPS/smartphone. IPad is his. No cannot teether android phone to iPad can only WiFi a hotspot. Not supported help section said, only headset n keyboard but in kinloch...
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    Re: Ipad first observations

    Yep, thanks for that. A hand phone set to Wifi is easy to set up but times one might not have cellphone reception in rural or overseas but yeah .. :) Does the Android tablets have a GPS chip? I...
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    Re: Ipad first observations

    I got the CC and the iPhone apps there now. No iPhone here just iPad. Not mine though. So far got some apps installed with a app to browse Win7 PC.

    Yeah I could teether to a portable Wifi or...
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    Ipad first observations

    A family member bought an iPad. Me being too much a cheapskate have used only the cheaper Android (phone) I bought a LG Optimus G 1yr after it was annouced.

    I can feel that it is more limited,...
  9. Re: Which is the best online computer parts supplier?

    I've built this computer here from 2008 Dec using Ascent and Computer Lounge. I have used more Ascent b/c they are in Wellington here so I have taken stuff back for RMA and one item I was unable to...
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    Re: Travel Insurance for seniors

    Might need to see a broker for a better deal ..
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    Re: 40 inch samsung led can it be repaired

    If you they didn't need to make a claim in the past and if they didn't have insurance for the years, by not buying insurance would have paid for the TV replacement. After the Wellington earthquake...
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    Re: The Cost of a Paper Bill from Telecom

    Someone I know in the past he would call me and quickly hang up. Didn't even send a SMS. :D
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    Re: The Cost of a Paper Bill from Telecom

    Unless they changed it BNZ Telebanking doesn't allow cellphone calls. Either from a landline or call or the 09 number might work.

    Yeah, someone here yakked about why don't we get rid of our...
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    Re: The Cost of a Paper Bill from Telecom

    Those with landlines only still get free statements....
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    Re: The Cost of a Paper Bill from Telecom

    BNZ now also unless they changed it, cellphones cannot call their 0800 number even for the automated telephone banking. You're asked to hang up and recall on a landline.

    The thing with customer...
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    Re: The Cost of a Paper Bill from Telecom

    They can do it now and get away with it - with the internet age. Imagine the uproar if they did this 20yrs ago.

    Imagine if they put up a wholesale credit card convenience fee for all customers...
  17. Re: Guests cannot send email when connected to my network

    It happens on my cellphone too.

    If you have ISP email, you have to be connected to that ISP to send. So if you have Xtra, you need to be connected to Xtra internet, won't work if they are with...
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    Re: Internet for boarding house?

    Yeah .. the volume etc are fine cos they will just a unlimied plan VDSL, UFB not available yet there.

    It's a turnoff when the students and other people, they I heard were very interested then...
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    Internet for boarding house?

    Have someone who runs a small boarding house and wants to setup a shared internet connection. How does it work without the owner get into trouble? They have them in motels, hostels and hotels etc...
  20. Re: How to go from a simple wired internet sharing to sharing a printer

    We had XP before attached to a printer. Was better than Windows 2000. Just dynamic IP like what WT says.

    Or else you can plug into the router if it supports USB printers. Not all routers do...
  21. Thread: Contact lenses

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    Re: Contact lenses

    I'm in Wellington. I figure I mention that so you don't presume I'm in Auckland :)
  22. Thread: Contact lenses

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    Contact lenses

    Hi, there is someone here who is an optometrist :D

    I haven't used contacts for yrs now - they were permanent soft ones (toric). I am now looking at getting disposables for the odd occasion and...
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    Re: Orcon webpage gone! :(

    I thought you meant the homepage of Orcon is gone after CallPlus :p

    I had a free Orcon website, glad it's gone now, I had to request for it to be done on more than one time.
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    Re: No Surprise it is going to be sky

    I am not sure if the 200Mbps is that relevant maybe. A household wants an approx. speed and a good price combo with Sky. We have a IPTV so no Sky now parents had standard Def Sky for 10yrs at...
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    Re: Why are Digital SLR lenses sold as kits ?

    But for some reasons, average punters are still drawn to that entry dSLR kit. SLR might be a pro camera because that is what professionals use :lol:

    Yep that G1 not that compact though.
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