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Windows Server Updates – NZ Windows Hosting

We have a small number of clients who are still hosted on the old Windows hosting platform, which has now reached the end of its life.  This platform is no longer supported by Microsoft and they no longer release security patches for it. Websites on this platform will therefore be migrated by our upstream providers […]

Vodafone is closing it’s NZ Domain and Web Hosting Services – We Can Help You

As you may have heard in the NZ media, Vodafone New Zealand is closing down it’s NZ Domain Registration, Web Hosting and Email hosting services. Vodafone will need all of it’s customers to move their domain, web and email hosting services before 28th February 2019. If you are a Vodafone customer and are in this […]

Removing TLSv1 Support For PCI Compliance

Our upstream providers have removed support for TLSv1 on all CPanel based our shared servers, on our NZ web hosting plans.  They have done this in anticipation of the upcoming June 30, 2018 global removing of support for this protocol.  You can read more about it here:  https://blog.pcisecuritystandards.org/are-you-ready-for-30-june-2018-sayin-goodbye-to-ssl-early-tls . This is just an informational message.

KERNEL MEMORY ISSUE: Meltdown / Spectre NZ

You may be aware of the global Kernel Memory Leakage vulnerability issues relating to CPU vendors which was announced to the public late last week by international media. Our upstream provider is working on this and has outlined what you need to know below and they are actively working with their hardware vendors and operating system […]

Amazon Black Friday NZ Deals 2017

Amazons Black Friday NZ Deals for 2017 are now live, and there are some great deals. Deals include substantial discounts on Amazon Fire Tablets, Amazon Echos and Echo Dots, Amazon Echos Shows, Amazon Kindles etc.  All pricing is in US dollars, and shipping will usually cost extra. Some items may ship to New Zealand directly, […]

Vodafone Email – Vodafone NZ phasing out their email services

UPDATE: Since we originally wrote this article, Vodafone are extending the phase out to other email addresses as well. Vodafone is phasing out their email services. Vodafone say that they are not able to provide the level of service that customers require for an email service The email services that will be phased out will […]

Domainz NZ Domain

Domainz and NZ Domain Names – Clearing up any confusion

There is still quite a lot of confusion out there about New Zealand NZ Domain Names, the involvement of Domainz. Even some of our own clients who registered their NZ domain names originally many years ago, have been confusd. So we have written this article to help to clear up any confusion that people may […]

Xero NZ

Xero NZ | Website Design For Xero Accounting Users

If you haven’t heard of it already, Xero NZ is one of New Zealand’s biggest international business success stories.  Xero is also headquartered in Wellington, and as a  Wellington based technology company ourselves, we wanted to let you know about this great company and how we utilise Xero for our own clients Ecommerce websites. Xero […]

Amazon Echo NZ and Kindle NZ Discounts

As part of Mothers Day Celebrations, Amazon are current giving giving good discounts on some of their most popular Echo NZ ,  Kindle NZ & Fire Tablet NZ products. They are discounting their Amazon Echo NZ (has Alexa built in) by $US30, and this comes in either black or White. They are also giving $US25 […]

Echo Show NZ Review – First Look

Amazon have just announced the new Echo Show NZ. Basically it is like an Echo  NZ or Echo Dot NZ, but with a screen and more features. This is a brief Echo Show NZ Review first look. The new Amazon Echo Show NZ has all that you like about Alexa, but it is now also […]