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Lateral reaches new subscriber benchmark

Fri, 30 Sep 2016 14:23:43 +1300 | Lateral

Lateral Corporation is pleased to announce an update of subscriber numbers. Current subscriptions reached 3,000 yesterday, up from 2,000 on 9th September. More >>

Technology, for better or worse, top of mind with NZ bosses

Fri, 30 Sep 2016 12:47:20 +1300 | Digitl

This year’s New Zealand Herald Mood of the Boardroom survey shows technology dominates business leaders’ thinking. More >>

When computers go bad they're cybers

Fri, 30 Sep 2016 12:46:10 +1300 | Digitl

Stick the words computer-, net-,  web-, online- or digital- directly in front of other words and you won't scare the population half to death: Computer-gaming Net-gaming Web-gaming Online-gaming Digital-gaming. This is also true when whatever being discussed ...More >>

Game changing Gigabit UFB now available

Fri, 30 Sep 2016 12:30:57 +1300 | Joint Press Release

New Zealand has reached a significant digital technology milestone with Gigabit broadband in reach of tens of thousands of Kiwis. More >>

2degrees to launch nationwide consumer Gigabit Speed Boost

Fri, 30 Sep 2016 12:28:57 +1300 | 2degrees Mobile

2degrees is launching a nationwide Gigabit Speed Boost to cater for customers’ ever-increasing demands for high speed data. More >>

Companies embrace age of the connected vehicle

Fri, 30 Sep 2016 11:32:47 +1300 | Driveline Fleet Ltd

Universal application of driverless cars is some way off yet, but the 'connected vehicle' is already gaining widespread traction in New Zealand as the next best thing when it comes to managing driver behaviour, safety and productivity.More >>

New Zealand’s first city wide Digital Detox is almost here!

Fri, 30 Sep 2016 10:13:00 +1300 | Canterbury District Health Board

This Sunday, 2 October 2016, between 10am and 2pm, people in Canterbury will be separating from their smartphones and devices as part of the All Right? Digital Detox. More >>

HydroWorks to raise another A$1.5M ahead of ASX listing

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 17:11:43 +1300 | BusinessDesk

Sept. 29 (BusinessDesk) - HydroWorks, a Christchurch-based hydro-electricity turbine innovator, is going across the Tasman to raise A$1.5 million, having just raised the almost same amount in New Zealand, ahead of an ASX listing slated for the first ...More >>

Shared health information for over 800,000 people

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 16:00:08 +1300 | South Island Alliance

Four out of five South Island district health boards (DHBs) are now securely sharing relevant, electronic, patient health information, which means better, safer and more coordinated care for over 800,000 people. More >>

SecureCom acquires Atmospheric

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 15:46:14 +1300 | SecureCom

Atmospheric is an Auckland-based technology company that was recently placed in receivership. Five of Atmospheric’s staff will join SecureCom’s team at its Auckland site, taking SecureCom’s total employee numbers to over 50 people.More >>

New Zealand 13th most competitive nation

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 13:59:08 +1300 | Business New Zealand

New Zealand is the 13th most competitive country in the world, according to the 2016 Global Competitiveness Index. More >>

Hawaiki Cable & Alaska Communications Long-Term Partnership

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 13:55:01 +1300 | Hawaiki Cable


Adama’s unique wheat and barley fungicide Phoenix

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 11:31:21 +1300 | ADAMA New Zealand

Phoenix’s unique multi-site protectant activity makes it the ideal partner to combat resistance against speckled leaf blotch and scald. More >>

Polycom Announces Completion of Acquisition

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 11:27:08 +1300 | Polycom

Polycom stockholders to receive $12.50 per share in cash Mary McDowell appointed CEO Company positioned to enhance customer value and extend lead in UC&C market More >>

Online help for parents of preschoolers with ADHD symptoms

Thu, 29 Sep 2016 10:22:46 +1300 | University of Auckland

A University of Auckland trial involving families of pre-school children with ADHD symptoms is the first in the world to demonstrate that children’s symptoms and parents’ stress can be improved with an online intervention.More >>

English: Social Investment Analytics Layer launch

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 17:14:41 +1300 | New Zealand Government

I’m pleased to see such a good turnout for what is, I believe, a significant step towards better services for people, and better government for the country. More >>

Even Your Gmail Is Vulnerable to Hackers

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 17:01:05 +1300 | Operation Report-It

University of Waikato student, Gwen Lyon, panicked when she had an influx of messages from family and friends asking her about a Google Doc they had received from her via email. As it turned out, Gwen’s Gmail account had been hacked.More >>

Smuggler Marine removes references to Sealegs technology

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 16:56:25 +1300 | BusinessDesk

Sept. 28 (BusinessDesk) - Smuggler Marine, an Auckland-based boatbuilder, has removed references to Sealegs Corp amphibious boat technology from its website ahead of an application for a High Court injunction next month over the alleged infringement ...More >>

Graduate helping Māori to preserve past

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 13:47:24 +1300 | University of Auckland

Following his interests in Māori archaeology and the church led Taupo student Cruz Karauti-Fox to study at the University of Auckland. More >>

NZ Pharmaceuticals seeks alternative bile supply

Wed, 28 Sep 2016 13:32:11 +1300 | BusinessDesk

New Zealand Pharmaceuticals, the specialty biopharmaceuticals manufacturer, is researching ways to use alternative raw materials in the manufacture of new products due to a potential shortage of bile supply from cows.More >>


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