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Kids saved from sex abuse livestream by Kiwi cops

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 17:07:03 +1300 | ECPAT Child ALERT

Media release that was in High Court yesterday about Kids saved from sex abuse livestream by Kiwi cops More >>

Expansion Boost for Summer Holiday Blogging Programme

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 14:31:01 +1300 | The NEXT Foundation

A blogging programme for school children – to help them maintain academic grades over the summer holidays – is to expand significantly with support from NEXT Foundation. More >>

Spark fast-tracking build of long-range IoT network

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 13:38:38 +1300 | Spark NZ

Spark is building a long-range network to enable the Internet of Things in New Zealand’s most populated urban centres, switching on sites in Christchurch, Wellington, Hamilton and Auckland in time for the new year. Spark has been testing the technology with ...More >>

DHL Sponsors Africa’s Largest E-Commerce & Fintech Event

Wed, 13 Dec 2017 08:19:45 +1300 | DHL

CAPE TOWN, South Africa, December 12, 2017/ - DHL Express Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) ( www.dpDHL.com ) has announced that the company has signed on as title sponsor for the 2018 DHL eCommerce MoneyAfrica Conference & Exhibition (Confex), which will ...More >>

Umbrellar launches CloudConnect powered by Veeam

Tue, 12 Dec 2017 14:22:41 +1300 | Umbrellar

Umbrellar CloudConnect a quick, simple and affordable way to backup data from devices on all platforms More >>

ERoad plans $18m capital raise as it pushes US expansion

Tue, 12 Dec 2017 13:16:08 +1300 | BusinessDesk

Dec. 12 (BusinessDesk) - ERoad is in a trading halt as it looks to raise at least $18 million through a placement and a share purchase plan to fund an upgrade of its back-end systems amid a push into North America. More >>

Increase Access & Make Digital World Safer for Children

Tue, 12 Dec 2017 08:31:16 +1300 | United Nations

11 December 2017 – Governments and the private sector have not kept up with the game-changing pace of digital technologies, exposing children to new risks and harms – both on and offline – and leaving millions of the most disadvantaged behind, ...More >>

Why I am supporting the PressCoin ICO - Alastair Thompson

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 17:07:11 +1300 | Alastair Thompson

For the past couple of weeks I’ve been working behind the scenes getting to know the team behind Presscoin.com , the latest participant in the remarkable Initial Coin Offering (ICO) boom which is rocking financial markets around the world, and ...More >>

Microsoft NZ lifts FY profit 15% on consulting gains

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 16:36:07 +1300 | BusinessDesk

Microsoft NZ lifts FY profit 15% on consulting gains; Oracle NZ posts loss on impairment More >>

How to protect your business from fake news

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 13:59:56 +1300 | Massey University

Massey Business School senior lecturer Dr Jenny Hou says in our globalised and internet-connected world, organisations need to proactively combat fake news to protect their reputations. More >>

L1 Capital cleared to buy up to 15% of Chorus

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 13:24:37 +1300 | BusinessDesk

Dec. 11 (BusinessDesk) - Australian fund manager L1 Capital has been granted approval to boost its Chorus stake to as much as 15 percent by the Crown. More >>

Warehouse Group Adopts IBM Cloud for Digital Transfiormation

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 11:35:45 +1300 | The Warehouse Group

The Warehouse Group to Adopt IBM Cloud to Support Digital Transformation And Enable a Seamless Customer Experience More >>

Govt Ignoring Student Screentime Health Concerns

Sat, 9 Dec 2017 13:12:54 +1300 | Family First

Family First NZ says that Government plans to add digital technology to the school curriculum are ignoring the growing concerns with excessive screentime for young people, accompanied by a lack of guidelines by education and health ministries. “Although ...More >>

Spark, Vodafone scorn 'self-serving' 5G build proposal

Fri, 8 Dec 2017 16:52:06 +1300 | BusinessDesk

Dec. 8 (BusinessDesk) - New Zealand's two largest mobile telecommunications providers, Spark and Vodafone, have poured scorn on a proposal by fixed broadband network owner Chorus that the next generation of so-called 5G mobile technology should be built ...More >>

Datacom Wins Growth Excellence Leadership Award

Fri, 8 Dec 2017 12:21:38 +1300 | Datacom

Friday, 08 December 2017 – Datacom, one of Australasia’s leading IT service providers, has received the Frost & Sullivan 2017 Australia Contact Center Services Growth Excellence Leadership Award for market-leading growth and business innovation.More >>

Datacom Wins Growth Excellence Leadership Award

Fri, 8 Dec 2017 12:20:21 +1300 | Datacom

Friday, 08 December 2017 – Datacom, one of Australasia’s leading IT service providers, has received the Frost & Sullivan 2017 Australia Contact Center Services Growth Excellence Leadership Award for market-leading growth and business innovation.More >>

New Zealand Online Retail Sales (Oct & Provisional Nov)

Fri, 8 Dec 2017 12:08:56 +1300 | BNZ

• New Zealanders’ total online retail spending in October was 9% higher than October last year. This growth is in line with the trend so far in the second half of 2017. It’s down from the 15% growth rate observed over 2016, but well above ...More >>

Over $1.9 million in loss reported to CERT NZ since April

Fri, 8 Dec 2017 09:55:07 +1300 | CERT NZ

Figures released today show that Kiwis lost over $1.1 million to cyber security issues in the third quarter of 2017. This brings the total financial loss to New Zealanders from cyber security issues reported to CERT NZ to over $1.9 million since ...More >>

WeChat Phenomenon Hits New Zealand

Fri, 8 Dec 2017 09:36:16 +1300 | WeChat

The growth of mobile and social media technology have spiralled immensely to support people in a unique and easy way to communicate. Today, we have a number of good social media and communication tools that help business connectivity and growth.More >>

Build shared 5G mobile network using the UFB model: Chorus

Thu, 7 Dec 2017 19:50:11 +1300 | BusinessDesk

Dec. 7 (BusinessDesk) - The next generation of mobile telephony, known as 5G, should be built using the same government policy approach that supports the nationwide rollout of Ultra-Fast Broadband to create a shared, regulated backbone, says the chief executive ...More >>

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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