Tagged: vodafone

Migrating email accounts with custom folders to Gmail - Code for life

Grant Jacobs Oct 10, 2017

This long suggestion might be useful to those trying to migrate email between other service providers and Gmail. It’s particularly meant for (and inspired by) New Zealanders still trying to get their email accounts with custom folders out of Vodafone’s email system before Vodafone’s deadline to abandon email. [I rarely post how-to’s but this is one of a number of … Read More

Vodafone and the UFB project? - Light My Fibre

John Nixon May 10, 2010

Vodafone has formed an alliance with Canadian company Axia NetMedia to bid for New Zealand’s planned ultrafast broadband project. Who would have thought? I was betting on the power companies with their nation-wide coverage of power lines and ducts. Or Telecom New Zealand et al. But Vodafone? They are a huge force, so their bid should not … Read More

The rort that still is mobile data roaming - Griffin's Gadgets

Peter Griffin Jan 31, 2010

The Herald on Sunday produces more evidence today of the perils of using your phone for email and surfing the internet while abroad. While making calls and sending text messages while abroad has become much more affordable for consumers and the charging schedules easier to understand, the same cannot be said for using mobile data services. I’ve heard … Read More

The joys of (prepaid) mobile broadband - Griffin's Gadgets

Peter Griffin Jan 16, 2010

In a week where Telecom was roasted by the Commerce Commission for ripping off hundreds of thousands of customers for the greater part of the last decade, its worth noting one of the few things the company does well – mobile broadband. Just before Chritmas, Telecom did something most people thought it had become incapable of – offered … Read More

Interphone – is the mobile industry in for a nasty shock? - Griffin's Gadgets

Peter Griffin Oct 26, 2009

The long-awaited final report of the 10 year-long, 20 million pound Interphone study into whether mobile phone use can cause brain cancer is set to be published before the end of the year, according to reports from the UK over the weekend. The results are expected to cause some concern for the mobile industry and … Read More