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Privacy Commissioner welcomes NetSafe as new HDCA agency

Tue, 31 May 2016 16:48:30 +1200 | Office of the Privacy Commissioner

Privacy Commissioner John Edwards has welcomed the Government’s announcement today of NetSafe as the Approved Agency appointed under the Harmful Digital Communications Act.More >>

NetSafe announced as the Approved Agency

Tue, 31 May 2016 14:15:15 +1200 | Netsafe

NetSafe to manage and assist internet users with online harassment under a new civil enforcement regime NetSafe welcomes the Minister of Justice’s announcement that it has been appointed as the Approved Agency under the Harmful Digital Communications ...More >>

Nokia and Chorus extend technology partnership

Tue, 31 May 2016 13:07:01 +1200 | Nokia

Nokia and Chorus extend technology partnership supporting new investment in New Zealand’s ultra high speed broadband infrastructure More >>

KiwiNet funding supports commercialisation

Tue, 31 May 2016 11:28:01 +1200 | University of Waikato

Funding from KiwiNet and the University of Waikato of $285,000 will allow Electronics Engineer Associate Professor Nihal Kularatna to develop a new version of a power conditioner for Perth’s Thor Technologies Pty Ltd.More >>

Truscreen Selected For Major Chinese Screening Programme

Tue, 31 May 2016 11:11:48 +1200 | Truscreen

Cancer technology company TruScreen Limited (NZAX: TRU) advises that its technology has been selected for use in a major cervical cancer screening programme in North China.More >>

Kiwi Farmers plough through the most 4G data

Tue, 31 May 2016 10:02:00 +1200 | Spark

Spark has found that farmers and the rural sector are consistently the highest users of 4G data across all of New Zealand. More >>

Initiative to ignite female students into tech careers

Tue, 31 May 2016 09:32:44 +1200 | NZTech

Young New Zealand female students have the opportunity to be mentored by high profile technology companies at Shadow Tech Day in Christchurch, Wellington and Auckland over the next three months. More than 230 students will take part – an increase ...More >>

Sysdoc founder recognised with lifetime achievement

Mon, 30 May 2016 16:48:17 +1200 | Sysdoc

Sysdoc founder and Global CEO of Sysdoc Group, Katherine Corich was recently inducted into the NZ Hi-Tech hall of fame along with Sam Morgan at the 2016 Hi-Tech Awards. Corich was recognised for her outstanding professional achievements and service to ...More >>

Project Glow Wear – high-vis, high fashion

Mon, 30 May 2016 13:37:24 +1200 | Greater Wellington Regional Council

Reflective is the new black! That’s the theme behind a new design competition launched today. More >>

Lest We Forget: Scoop as a Digital Archive

Mon, 30 May 2016 12:45:41 +1200 | Howard Davis

As a callow undergraduate studying English Literature at Cambridge University in the 1970s, it was made abundantly clear to me that print was a dying medium. Original texts are constantly being lost and found as manuscripts and books disintegrate and ...More >>

Riverbed Helps Flight Centre Accelerate Applications

Mon, 30 May 2016 12:39:42 +1200 | Riverbed Technology

Riverbed Helps Flight Centre Accelerate Applications, Lifting Employee Productivity and Customer Service to New Heights More >>

ANZ Organisations Waste NZ$61 billion Each Year

Mon, 30 May 2016 11:55:59 +1200 | Kronos

AUCKLAND, New Zealand, May 30, 2016 — NZ$61bn per annum – that’s how much organisations in Australia and New Zealand are wasting on unnecessary administrative tasks, according to new research from The Workforce Institute at Kronos Incorporated ...More >>

UK Submarine Designer Joins NZ Science Festival

Mon, 30 May 2016 10:32:50 +1200 | The New Zealand International Science Festival

A naval architect for the UK’s Ministry of Defence will join this year’s New Zealand International Science Festival in July. More >>

Ranui Sustainable Invites Students to Build Robots

Mon, 30 May 2016 10:30:50 +1200 | Ranui Sustainable

Award winning educator Chris Clay and Ranui Sustainable met with more than 70 Northland school students on May 27 to show them how to design, build, programme and even race robots.More >>

Trial of video technology on Snapper 1 Fishery

Mon, 30 May 2016 10:23:22 +1200 | Ministry of Primary Industries

"MPI is committed to providing the most effective and value for public money solution for fisheries management and compliance. More >>

Greenpeace Should Be Supporting Tech To Protect Fish Stocks

Mon, 30 May 2016 10:16:22 +1200 | Sanford Limited

The head of fishing company, Sanford says Greenpeace should be supporting, not attacking an industry that is investing to ensure we have the best technology, monitoring and research available on our fisheries. More >>

Monitoring The SNA1 Fishery

Mon, 30 May 2016 10:09:32 +1200 | Trident Research Systems

Recent scrutiny of New Zealand’s fisheries information has noted the use of cameras to monitor fishing vessels. More >>

NZ Master Joiner Awards

Mon, 30 May 2016 09:27:54 +1200 | Master Joiner Awards

The 2016 winning entries in the annual NZ Master Joiner Awards have been announced this evening at the NZ Master Joiner Awards Dinner at the Millennium Hotel in Queenstown. More >>

TomTom Prepares Drivers for the Unexpected

Fri, 27 May 2016 16:13:37 +1200 | TomTom

Knowing what lies on the road ahead – when you can’t see beyond the next corner – can be a serious problem for drivers. That’s why TomTom ( TOM2 ) is has announced an innovative solution to the issue. TomTom Jam Ahead Warningsi are now available ...More >>

Nelson gears up for 2nd annual Startup Weekend event

Fri, 27 May 2016 16:12:01 +1200 | Innovate

INNOVATE will hold the region’s second annual Nelson Startup Weekend on 1-3 July at Nelson Marlborough Institute of Technology’s Arts and Media building. More >>

 

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