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Baby boomers catching up to younger generations’ technology skills
You might think that young people are the only ones in the know when it comes to technology, the internet and social media, but you’d be wrong!
In this month’s issue of NetGuide our featured blogger Patrice spends her time surfing the web finding awesome new country music acts on YouTube, which she then features on her radio show
The pet peeve gallery
Drivers who don’t use a turn signal, couples who sit on the same side of the booth when there is no one on the other side, jerks who take up two parking spaces...
Website review: Adopt me
This is a fun website that could be used to teach your kids the responsibility of pet ownership before getting a real one
Bored? Love puzzles and celebrities? This is the perfect site for you.
Nursery rhymes galore
Maybe you just had a baby and are looking to sing your newborn to sleep, maybe you’re reminiscing on childhood memories, or maybe you just love nursery rhymes
Blast from the past
Depending on your age, you might remember Rainbow Bright, wooden clogs, Gumby, bellbottoms or Polly Pocket
How popular is your name?
Ever wondered how many other people out there have the same name as you?
If you spend any time online, particularly on YouTube, you’ve definitely heard of this month’s featured blogger, Jenna Marbles (real name, Jenna Mourey).
‘Going Green’ has never been so popular, so it’s hardly surprising that there are so many bloggers writing about being eco friendly.
URL & domain names explained
With our current series on "how to build a website" in full swing, we thought it would be appropriate to include this useful site explaining all of those crazy abbreviations, terms, words and phrases most non-techies aren’t familiar with.
Find it online
Find it Online is a New Zealand business directory, which shows you categories from electronics.
Calling all Wino's
LiquorBoxWine.co.nz is the perfect site for any NZ wine and beer lovers out there – and let’s be honest, who doesn’t love to kick their feet up with a nice glass of wine or a cold beer at the end of a hard day? (or good day!)
Site review: SeeYa
If you love to travel or are just looking for a weekend or one night getaway in your hometown, this website is the perfect tool.
Top 5 celeb technology blunders
We take a look at the top 5 celeb technology blunders. No surprise, Miley Cyrus is on the list.
Twitter hacked lessons learned and bring on the cup fever!
This month, the team from Social Media NZ looks at the important lessons you can learn from a hacked twitter account
Notable planking incidents
The following are listed as notable planking incidents that have occurred in New Zealand and Australia in 2011, including John Key's planking photo.
The phenomenon of planking
You may have heard of the bizarre new fad called "planking", or maybe you have just seen some crazy photos floating around the web featuring people lying down in some very strange places
Tech ED 2011
Innovation, smart people and good processes are essential through technology changes, and the combination of all three will deliver tangible results
Livescribe Echo SmartPen
The Livescribe ‘Echo’ Smartpen is seriously every student’s dream come true.
Magic Cube Bluetooth Portable Laser Keyboard
In the year 2011, we strive for utmost convenience in all things technological, and what, pray tell, could be more convenient than a portable keyboard the size of a cigarette lighter? Impossible, you may be thinking.
How to build a website PT5
So you finally have a website up and running, congrats! I am going to talk to you this month about how to genuinely drive visitors back with some awesome features that every website needs.
How to buy a Blu-Ray player
Although Blu-ray players are becoming increasingly popular and beginning to replace DVDs as the player of choice
Shop safely online with Google
Do you know what to look for when you’re online shopping? A great deal, perhaps a recommendation from a previous user? But have you ever thought about the browser you’re using, or whether you have a secure internet connection?