Latest Technology Headlines

Innovation promises new online privacy technology

Fri, 29 May 2015 14:17:24 +1200 | DART Privacy

The Wellington-based DART Privacy Project announces that it has successfully developed a new Internet privacy technology (“DART”) which revolutionises privacy on the Internet. DART technology protects online content from interception and cloud server ...More >>

Acer Showcases Latest Products at Computex 2015 in Taipei

Fri, 29 May 2015 13:47:06 +1200 | Boyd PR

Acer will showcase refreshes across its comprehensive line of 1- to 100- inch devices at Computex Taipei, alongside the latest products announced at the next@acer global press conference held in New York last month. Visitors will discover solutions that ...More >>

New Zealand scientists launch world’s largest health study

Fri, 29 May 2015 13:42:48 +1200 | AUT University

A New Zealand neuroscience team from AUT University is launching what could become the world’s largest ever health study. The research, which tackles the mounting toll of non-communicable diseases (NCDs), is tapping into the power of mobile technology ...More >>

Promapp Goes Global as Kiwi Software Company Opens US office

Fri, 29 May 2015 11:56:34 +1200 | Promapp

Auckland, 29 May 2015 - With the opening of its first office in the United States, New Zealand-owned and operated company Promapp is putting global ambitions into practice and taking its locally developed process mapping software to the world. The company’s ...More >>

Semi Permanent 2015 Unveils Spark Lab Programme

Fri, 29 May 2015 11:18:04 +1200 | The Maple

In just over four weeks’ time, Auckland City will be transformed into a creative think-tank when the sharpest minds in creative industries come together for the annual Semi Permanent festival. The weekend of 3-4 July will see ideas come alive with creative ...More >>

IkeGPS expects to perform to prospectus in 2016

Fri, 29 May 2015 11:00:18 +1200 | BusinessDesk

May 29 (BusinessDesk) - IkeGPS, the laser measurement tool developer, expects to meet its prospectus forecasts in 2016, despite under-performing on sales and running a month late on its new product rollout in the year ended March 31.More >>

Gamelab makes mobile games in under 48 hours on new engine

Thu, 28 May 2015 16:05:14 +1200 | Francis Cook

Gamelab recently launched an initiative called Gamedash2D in which they develop and release mobile games within 48 hours. I spoke with founder and CEO Dan Milward about the project and took a look at their latest game.More >>

Historic research data uncovered

Thu, 28 May 2015 15:55:47 +1200 | NIWA

A climate scientist at NIWA’s Lauder Station research centre in Central Otago has stumbled across the oldest known mid-infra-red spectra – scientific readings taken 30 years ago on 29 May 1985.More >>

Werewolf Edition #55 : The Folly Of Convention Centres

Thu, 28 May 2015 12:56:22 +1200 | Werewolf

Hi and welcome to the 55th issue of Werewolf. In our cover story this month, we examine how and why almost every major New Zealand city and tourist destination has been plunking dollops of public money on the table – or in Auckland, major gambling ...More >>

MYOB to buy NZ's Ace Payroll for $14 mln

Thu, 28 May 2015 12:50:46 +1200 | BusinessDesk

May 28 (BusinessDesk) - MYOB Group, the Australian payment solutions software developer that floated on the ASX this month, has agreed to buy Lower Hutt-based Ace Payroll Plus for $14 million, its third New Zealand acquisition in as many years.More >>

ERoad posts annual loss as sales miss prospectus forecast

Thu, 28 May 2015 11:53:12 +1200 | BusinessDesk

May 28 (BusinessDesk) - ERoad, the electronic road user charges and transport services company, posted a full-year loss in its maiden annual report as a public company, while sales missed its prospectus forecast. The shares fell.More >>

Veeam Announces New Veeam Availability Suite v9

Thu, 28 May 2015 10:35:31 +1200 | Veeam Software

Veeam Announces New Veeam Availability Suite v9 and EMC VNX Snapshot Integration Veeam Delivers Availability for the Modern Data Center™ Through Veeam’s Integration with EMC VNX and VNXe Hybrid Flash Storage Arrays in the New Veeam Availability Suite ...More >>

We miss out on knowing about our hot and cool companies

Thu, 28 May 2015 10:07:51 +1200 | sticK

One of the downsides of the implosion in traditional news media is that celebratory stories get little or no coverage. The general public, who in general love to hear of clever and innovative New Zealand companies therefore have only a minor awareness ...More >>

Dispelling the myth of the computer nerd

Thu, 28 May 2015 10:02:37 +1200 | Computer Power Plus

Tattoos, rock music and a hero to remote schools in Fiji - dispelling the myth of the 'computer nerd'More >>

Gentrack 1H profit rises by a third; flags risk to FY profit

Thu, 28 May 2015 09:56:39 +1200 | BusinessDesk

Gentrack first-half profit rises by a third; flags risk of not meeting full-year prospectus forecast More >>

Bioenergy Association support for heat plant operators

Thu, 28 May 2015 09:36:12 +1200 | Bioenergy Association

Bioenergy Association increases support for heat plant operators The New Zealand Bioenergy Association is increasing its support for wood fuelled heat plant operators and maintenance staff to help plant owners improve the operation of their plant and ...More >>

Fronde wins APAC Solution Provider Partner of the Year

Thu, 28 May 2015 09:12:20 +1200 | Fronde

Auckland and Sydney, 27 May 2015 – Fronde today announced that it has received its first NetSuite APAC Solution Provider Partner of the Year award, in recognition of its ten year expertise in delivering NetSuite’s cloud-based business management ...More >>

Ford Mustang Fever Alive and Well in New Zealand

Wed, 27 May 2015 16:38:11 +1200 | Ford New Zealand

• More than 300 New Zealand Mustang fans have placed orders for the All New Mustang More >>

Search Begins for Brother’s Next Design Star

Wed, 27 May 2015 15:16:58 +1200 | Brother Design Stars

Shining a spotlight on New Zealand’s young creative talent, popular competition Brother Design Stars is back and on the hunt for the next big fashion and craft superstars. More >>

Quantas Partnership with PressReader

Wed, 27 May 2015 13:44:42 +1200 | Quantas

Auckland, New Zealand, 27 May 2015: From The New Zealand Herald to The Los Angeles Times and Vogue Italia , Qantas customers can now enjoy access to nearly 4,000 leading titles on the world’s largest newspaper and magazine platform, PressReader.More >>


Get More From Scoop

Search Scoop  
Powered by Vodafone
NZ independent news