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Capital E Digital Studios programme impressive workshops

Tue, 3 Mar 2015 17:15:45 +1300 | Capital E

Capital E Digital Studio’s don’t disappoint these April school holidays with two programmes, for juniors and seniors, sure to invigorate the creative spark in children. In the Capital E MediaLab, children will create their own computer game ...More >>

Research on identifying water values wins award

Tue, 3 Mar 2015 15:08:16 +1300 | Lincoln University

How do you measure how much clean freshwater means to you? Lincoln University researcher Dr Sini Miller’s doctoral thesis has earned her a top accolade by identifying how much people are willing to pay for it. Assessing values for multiple and conflicting ...More >>

ARANZ Geo celebrates a decade of 3D implicit modelling

Tue, 3 Mar 2015 13:41:33 +1300 | ARANZ Geo Limited

CHRISTCHURCH, NZ, 3 March, 2014 – ARANZ Geo, the developer of Leapfrog® 3D geological modelling solutions for the mining, hydrogeology and geothermal industries, is celebrating ten years of 3D implicit modelling with Leapfrog at PDAC, a leading mining investment ...More >>

Superheroes STEAM ahead

Tue, 3 Mar 2015 13:30:51 +1300 | STEAM ahead

EMPOWERING AUCKLAND GIRLS TO BECOME SUPERHEROES THROUGH SCIENCE, ENGINEERING & TECH FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (MARCH 3, 2015) More >>

Christchurch developers pitch online to take on the world

Tue, 3 Mar 2015 13:04:53 +1300 | Enthuse

After three years of developing, testing, building prototypes and working with experts, Christchurch based developers of the revolutionary stationary wind braked trainer the Revbox ERG, are turning to the internet to raise funds to take it to the world.More >>

High Flyer’s Career Takes Off

Tue, 3 Mar 2015 12:10:42 +1300 | Weltec

Jono Daly who majored in electrical engineering for his Bachelor of Engineering Technology degree at the Wellington Institute of Technology (WelTec) in 2014 couldn’t be happier. Not only has he been accepted as an Engineering Officer with the New Zealand Air ...More >>

Sony sets the new mid-range standard with Xperia™ M4 Aqua

Tue, 3 Mar 2015 11:07:06 +1300 | Sony Mobile Communications

• Capture more - just point and shoot, with a powerful13MP camera, F2.0 aperture and Sony’s intelligent Superior Auto mode More >>

Huawei Announces New Smart Wearable Devices

Tue, 3 Mar 2015 10:58:58 +1300 | Huawei Technologies

Barcelona, Spain, March 1, 2015: Huawei today unveiled a series of wearable devices including the Huawei Watch, TalkBand B2, and TalkBand N1 for consumers to stay connected, on the eve of Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2015.More >>

Promapp hires marketing executive to lead push into US

Tue, 3 Mar 2015 10:46:51 +1300 | BusinessDesk

March 3 (BusinessDesk) - Promapp Solutions, whose software lets organisations map their business processes, has hired a marketing executive to help drive the company's tilt at the US market.More >>

Kiwi tech start-up spearheads global smart textile market

Tue, 3 Mar 2015 10:00:32 +1300 | Footfalls and Heartbeats

New Zealand smart fabric technology start-up, Footfalls & Heartbeats announced today the signing of an exclusive ongoing licensing deal with one of the world’s largest medical compression therapy companies, securing its foothold as a key emerging ...More >>

Samsung Galaxy S6: It all hinges on price

Mon, 2 Mar 2015 20:39:24 +1300 | Digitl

Recent Samsung Galaxy phone launches have been a mixed bag. There were smartphones that are too plastic and phones with cheesy-looking exteriors. More >>

2D-to-3D Conversion Software Success for ETRI and NHNZ

Mon, 2 Mar 2015 17:47:26 +1300 | NHNZ

Global production house NHNZ is now offering highly cost-effective 3D content after completing a 3-year-long collaboration with Korean tech giant ETRI to create new 2D-to-3D conversion software.More >>

Gallagher Introduces New Technology to the Security Market

Mon, 2 Mar 2015 16:23:20 +1300 | Gallagher Security Management Systems

DATELINE--(Marketwired - March 01, 2015) - The latest product developments from leading security technology manufacturer, Gallagher, have today been released to the global market allowing businesses of all sizes to go mobile, simplify start up security ...More >>

Vista reassesses whether to increase 2014 goodwill value

Mon, 2 Mar 2015 16:04:26 +1300 | BusinessDesk

March 2 (BusinessDesk) - Vista Group International, the cinema software and analytics company, is reassessing whether it has to increase the value of its 2014 goodwill, which would boost last week's reported annual profit of $3.99 million.More >>

UPDATE: Diligent sees 2015 sales growth up to 19%

Mon, 2 Mar 2015 11:49:02 +1300 | BusinessDesk

March 2 (BusinessDesk) - Diligent Board Member Services, the governance software developer, expects sales growth of up to 19 percent in 2015 as it attracts customers to its BoardBooks service, and plans to launch a new product later this year. The ...More >>

NASA to launch scientific space balloon from Wanaka NZ

Mon, 2 Mar 2015 11:04:26 +1300 | Queenstown Airport

Residents in the Southern Hemisphere’s mid-latitudes, such as Argentina and South Africa, may catch a glimpse of a large NASA heavy-lift scientific balloon as it travels around the globe on a potentially record-breaking flight. More >>

Samsung Galaxy S6 & S6 edge define what’s next in mobility

Mon, 2 Mar 2015 10:22:18 +1300 | Samsung New Zealand

Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge define what’s next in mobility Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge – smart invents beautiful – the most advanced mobile devices in the market Auckland, New Zealand, March 2nd 2015 – Samsung Electronics New Zealand ...More >>

Freedom to Control: The FCC, the Internet and Net Neutrality

Mon, 2 Mar 2015 10:07:01 +1300 | Binoy Kampmark

The Federal Communications Commission chairman Tom Wheeler was bullish after the 3-2 vote of his commission reclassifying broadband as common carriers. Companies such as Verizon had made their mark in previous litigation, arguing that the FCC ...More >>

Fantasies of the Fleet: The Emotion of Submarines

Sun, 1 Mar 2015 20:02:08 +1300 | Binoy Kampmark

“Submarines are the spaceships of the ocean.” [1]Idiosyncratic as ever, the remark from Australia’s independent Senator John Madigan on the ABC program Q & A, who had seemingly come down from a distant historical shelf, says the needed thing when ...More >>

Did Berkeley Just Save Us From Drones or Target Us?

Sun, 1 Mar 2015 19:51:54 +1300 | David Swanson

Cities and states across the United States have been taking various actions against drones, while the federal government rolls ahead with project fill the skies . More >>

 

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