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TVNZ launches ONE News Now

Mon, 6 Jul 2015 09:37:04 +1200 | TVNZ

ONE News Now is a purpose-built platform for multiple devices (PC, tablet, smartphone), delivering anywhere, anytime news with a focus on video content - and all about the now.More >> A Fully Featured Real Estate Platform

Sun, 5 Jul 2015 22:37:07 +1200 | PropertyOnly NZ

PropertyOnly NZ launched its redesigned website recently. The website is a new service that aims to be a fully featured platform for the New Zealand real estate industry. The layout promises to make it easier for interested ...More >>

Meet the weekend ethical hackers

Fri, 3 Jul 2015 18:50:16 +1200 | Digitl

Ethical hackers, a growing band of computer professionals, use their skills to work out of hours on projects benefitting society. More >>

Broadband failure sucks up more cash

Fri, 3 Jul 2015 17:15:54 +1200 | New Zealand Labour Party

The Commerce Committee has blocked an inquiry into the $300 million rural broadband initiative (RBI) despite mounting evidence it’s a massive policy failure and waste of money, says Labour’s ICT spokesperson Clare Curran.More >>

Traders go online to manage information

Fri, 3 Jul 2015 12:08:16 +1200 | New Zealand Government

Customs Minister Nicky Wagner announced today that from 6 July traders can go online to register and manage their own information and client and supplier code applications through the Trade Single Window. More >>

PledgeMe seeks $250k

Fri, 3 Jul 2015 09:31:55 +1200 | PledgeMe

PledgeMe launched its second round of equity crowdfunding today , seeking a minimum of $250,000 investment. More >>

Vodafone launches new family services to help parents

Thu, 2 Jul 2015 14:30:20 +1200 | Vodafone

Vodafone launches new family services to help parents navigate digital age Vodafone has today announced a suite of services to help Kiwi families navigate the rapidly changing, digital world. The four services - demonstrating Vodafone’s commitment ...More >>

New website focused on fundamentals

Thu, 2 Jul 2015 13:23:52 +1200 | New Zealand Rugby League

New Zealand Rugby League has teamed with ACC and BKA-Digital Outfitters to launch a newlook website that promotes the "Fundamentals programme for safe and rewarding participation in our game.More >>

UPDATE: Chorus falls after regulator ruling

Thu, 2 Jul 2015 11:44:49 +1200 | BusinessDesk

July 2 (BusinessDesk) - Chorus shares fell after the Commerce Commission's latest ruling on wholesale telecommunications prices were largely unchanged, though the regulator changed tack on whether any update will be backdated.More >>

Open Polytechnic launches online learning platform

Thu, 2 Jul 2015 11:13:09 +1200 | Open Polytechnic

Open Polytechnic’s new digital platform, iQualify, will deliver world-class online learning for its students and open up new education and training opportunities for other organisations.More >>

Commission broadband price is still too high

Thu, 2 Jul 2015 10:39:04 +1200 | Internet NZ

InternetNZ notes the Commerce Commission announcement today of a further, final Draft Determination on wholesale copper telecommunications service pricing, with few changes to its previous price decisions but a welcome change on backdating. More >>

Commerce Commission Draft Decision Dissapointing

Thu, 2 Jul 2015 09:47:47 +1200 | TUANZ

The Commerce Commission latest draft decision on wholesale copper charges this morning has provided a mixed bag of results for users today. Users will see no benefit in their monthly bills from telecommunications service providers given that the price ...More >>

Spark affirms earnings guidance after regulator ruling

Thu, 2 Jul 2015 09:45:24 +1200 | BusinessDesk

July 2 (BusinessDesk) - Spark New Zealand, the country's biggest telecommunications provider, has affirmed annual guidance after the Commerce Commission today said regulated pricing on Chorus's copper line network would largely be unchanged.More >>

Mixed news for consumers in Commerce Commission decision

Thu, 2 Jul 2015 09:43:12 +1200 | Spark

Mixed news for consumers in Commerce Commission decision on broadband line charges says Spark New Zealand Spark New Zealand said today it was encouraged the Commerce Commission has taken on board consumer feedback, but disappointed the Commission ...More >>

Regulator set to keep Chorus pricing largely unchanged

Thu, 2 Jul 2015 09:13:09 +1200 | BusinessDesk

July 2 (BusinessDesk) - The Commerce Commission looks likely to settle on a price close to its original decision on what telecommunications network operator Chorus can charge its customers, though it probably won't backdate any update.More >>

VMob's McDonald's deal rolled out to South Korea

Wed, 1 Jul 2015 17:14:56 +1200 | BusinessDesk

July 1 (BusinessDesk) - VMob Group, the NZAX-listed mobile voucher developer, has rolled its global deal with fast-food chain McDonald's into South Korea, adding 400 stores to its targeted voucher system.More >>

Looking for New Zealand's best and worst documents

Wed, 1 Jul 2015 15:08:41 +1200 | Consumer NZ

It’s that time of year again when we’re looking for website pages or documents that left you scratching your head. We want the best and worst documents or webpages you’ve come across for entry into the People’s Choice category of the annual ...More >>

Human Rights Commission to monitor Cyberbullying Law

Wed, 1 Jul 2015 12:57:39 +1200 | Human Rights Commission

The Human Rights Commission welcomes new laws to address cyber-bullying and supports a review in a year’s time to check whether the objectives of the legislation are being met.More >>

Focus must be on education now HDC legislation in place

Wed, 1 Jul 2015 09:53:45 +1200 | Internet NZ

InternetNZ acknowledges the passage of the Harmful Digital Communications Bill into law this afternoon, and says that the sooner the education efforts at the heart of the legislation start, the better.More >> mobile app usage surges

Wed, 1 Jul 2015 09:39:16 +1200 |

AUCKLAND, 1 July 2015 – According to , New Zealand’s largest property listing website, the highly competitive property market has sparked a surge in mobile app usage. Not only has the total number of mobile app ...More >>


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