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eGates Open to Chinese Travellers

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 13:14:48 +1300 | New Zealand Customs Service

eGates Open to Chinese Travellers The first Chinese travellers to officially use the Customs eGates (formerly known as SmartGate) have been welcomed at Auckland International Airport. Customs Minister Meka Whaitiri and representatives from the Chinese government ...More >>

AI Start-Up IMAGR Secures Significant Investment

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 12:47:17 +1300 | IMAGR

Artificial Intelligence Start-up IMAGR Secures Significant Investment to Begin Rolling Out Its Game-Changing Shopper Experiences More >>

Chatham Rock Phosphate Focuses on Rare Earths Research

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 12:42:58 +1300 | Chatham Rock Phosphate

WELLINGTON New Zealand – Chatham Rock Phosphate Limited (TSXV: “NZP” and NZAX: “CRP” or the “Company") confirms that it is about to commission a research project to be undertaken by a local University.More >>

Thousands of Kiwis Using Chatbot to Drink More Responsibly

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 11:46:42 +1300 | The PR Department Ltd

More than 11,000 Kiwis have signed up to use the Sober Self chatbot since it launched in late September – in an effort to drink more responsibly and have a more responsible night out. More >>

Virsae Data Dive Lifts Lid on Gremlins Plaguing Voice Calls

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 11:08:41 +1300 | Virsae

Auckland, 17 November 2017 – Virsae Service Management (VSM), the cloud-native service management platform for unified communications (UC), is crunching a mountain of data to help IT managers root out remaining glitches in their voice communications ...More >>

Emirates brings in a step change in 3D printing

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 10:52:13 +1300 | Emirates Airlines

Emirates has used cutting-edge 3D printing technology to manufacture components for its aircraft cabins. More >>

Scoop 3.0 - How You Can Help Scoop’s Evolution

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 10:41:24 +1300 | Scoop Publishing

Entering into its third decade of operation, the Scoop news ecosystem is set to undergo another phase of transformation and evolution. We have big plans for 2018 as we look to expand our public interest journalism coverage, upgrade our publishing infrastructure ...More >>

Roam Helps ASB Get One Step Ahead with the Launch of Plus

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 10:40:13 +1300 | RoamAD

Leading Auckland digital product design agency, Roam, has recently delivered an exciting and clever mobile app and website aimed at small business owners, for ASB Business Ventures. ‘Plus by ASB’ is a digital platform that enables SMEs to run ...More >>

Intel Introduces Portfolio of Commercial 5G New Radio Modems

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 10:28:37 +1300 | Intel

Intel today announced substantial advances in its wireless product roadmap to accelerate the adoption of 5G. More >>

RESN Celebrates Its 100th Favourite Website Award

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 10:00:06 +1300 | Resn

WELLINGTON, NEW ZEALAND (November 17, 2017) - Resn, the creative digital agency, has reached a new milestone in its quest for global digital supremacy. The agency has a long-established reputation for producing award-winning work, but its latest ...More >>

Soul Machines partners with Autodesk

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 19:42:37 +1300 | BusinessDesk

Soul Machines partners with Autodesk to create digital employee, 8 other projects on the go More >>

Innovative hydrofoil bike revealed at Big Boys Toys

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 17:02:32 +1300 | Manta5

After years of development and hard work, Waikato-based company Manta5 publically revealed the prototype of their innovative on-water hydrofoil e-bike, Hydrofoiler XE-1, at the Big Boys Toys expo in Auckland over the weekend.More >>

UPDATE: Pushpay plans for US listing, capital raising

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 16:55:19 +1300 | BusinessDesk

(Updates with detail of US stock exchange plans in paras 1 and 4, updates share price) More >>

Genoapay plans Australian expansion, mulls US push

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 16:43:55 +1300 | BusinessDesk

Nov. 16 (BusinessDesk) - Genoapay, whose payment platform is available in 210 merchant stores around the country and upwards of 60 independent automotive, dental, veterinary, and hair and beauty stores, is planning to expand into Australia early next year ...More >>

Exemption for personalised digital (robo) advice

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 16:37:05 +1300 | Russel McVeagh

Following the FMA's release of its second consultation paper on personalised robo-advice (now called digital advice), the leading law firm has published its tips for providers looking to develop digital advice platforms. More >>

Ultrafast Fibre planning advanced for smaller communities

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 16:31:17 +1300 | Ultrafast Fibre Ltd

The roll out of high-speed fibre broadband by Ultrafast Fibre (UFF) to an additional 15 smaller communities across Bay of Plenty, Waikato and Taranaki is entering the design stage. More >>

Trimble Wins at the 2017 NZ Spatial Excellence Awards

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 10:35:00 +1300 | Registered Professional Surveyors

An application for mobile devices that brings high accuracy measurement into the mainstream has won the highest accolade at the 2017 New Zealand Spatial Excellence Awards Gala Dinner held tonight at Te Marae at Te Papa Tongarewa in Wellington. More >>

Vodafone finds cure for FORO: Fear of Running Out

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 10:24:59 +1300 | Vodafone

Vodafone finds cure for FORO: Fear of Running Out Vodafone today announced the launch of Vodafone Pass, a New Zealand-first innovation offering the best value, endless* mobile data for Music, Social, Chat or Video on Kiwis’ favourite apps. Vodafone ...More >>

New smart wearables help Kiwi workers sit up with confidence

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 10:06:12 +1300 | Upright Technologies

UPRIGHT GO and UPRIGHT PRO are designed to tackle screen slouch, improve posture, appearance and reduce risk of associated back pain. More >>

Professor Rick Millane elected as Fellow of Royal Society

Thu, 16 Nov 2017 09:47:52 +1300 | University of Canterbury

University of Canterbury Professor Rick Millane has been elected as a Fellow of the Royal Society Te Apārangi. More >>


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