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Victoria University of Wellington joins prestigious online course provider
Posted on 15-Sep-2016 10:15Tags News, Web media

In a first for a New Zealand university, Victoria University of Wellington is partnering with some of the world's top academic institutions in a respected online platform that provides high quality education around the globe. Comments (Comments)

Venn Korea Starts Crowdfunding Campaign to Launch Independent Commercial Real Estate Aggregator in South Korea
Posted on 13-Sep-2016 14:25Tags News, Web media

Venn Korea starts crowdfunding campaign to launch independent commercial Real estate aggregator in South Korea. Comments (Comments)

Spark to move Xtra email services away from Yahoo to New Zealand provider
Posted on 13-Sep-2016 14:23Tags News, Web media

Spark has announced today it will be moving its Xtra email service to New Zealand-owned email provider, SMX. Comments (Comments)

InternetNZ announces 2016/2017 strategic partners
Posted on 9-Sep-2016 19:16Tags News, Web media

InternetNZ has announced this year's strategic partnerships with organisations that align with its vision and goal. InternetNZ works with these partners on a range of issues and provide funding so that they can keep doing their mission. Comments (Comments)

Spark Lab takes to the road, with plans to visit major centres across New Zealand
Posted on 5-Sep-2016 19:42Tags News, Web media

For the first time since launching in Auckland two years ago, Spark's free innovation and ideas workshop, Spark Lab, is going national. Comments (Comments)

StretchSense to feature at Canterbury Tech Summit
Posted on 27-Aug-2016 09:19Tags News, Web media

Sensor technologies that can stretch with human motion and help improve how people interact with technology are rapidly developing as a New Zealand company is taking this technology to the world. Comments (Comments)

Startups gain access to over $20 million in cloud credits from Lightning Lab and Microsoft New Zealand
Posted on 16-Nov-2015 09:21Tags News, Web media

The partnership between Lightning Lab and Microsoft New Zealand has been backing some of New Zealand's most promising startup companies and is now worth over $20 million in cloud credits. Comments (Comments)

Wellington City Council and BizDojo open tech hub
Posted on 11-Nov-2015 13:02Tags News, Web media

The Wellington City Council and BizDojo are launching Wellington's new tech hub and Collider programme - a key component of the Council's Economic Development Strategy. The tech hub will be a place for Wellington's innovative businesses to call home, says Wellington Mayor Celia Wade-Brown. Comments (Comments)

On-demand delivery start-up UrbanSherpa starts second fund raising round
Posted on 2-Nov-2015 19:34Tags News, Web media

About 3,500 Aucklanders and 20 businesses have signed up to the $12 service which can pick up and pay for their takeaways, groceries and shopping. Comments (Comments)

Tech companies dominate Global Brands report
Posted on 5-Oct-2015 19:20Tags News, Web media

Apple and Google hold the #1 and #2 spots, tech brands comprise more than a third of the entire ranking's value, and five brands - Lego, PayPal, MINI, Moet & Chandon and Lenovo - enter the ranking Comments (Comments)

N4L helps OMGTech! support teachers through Pond
Posted on 2-Oct-2015 09:11Tags News, Web media

OMGTech!, a charitable education initiative getting more Kiwi kids interested in STEM subjects (science, technology, engineering & maths), will be using online learning hub Pond to make its educational resources accessible to all New Zealand schools. Comments (Comments)

Mobile Learning Centre brings technology to over 100 low decile schools
Posted on 2-Oct-2015 09:09Tags News, Web media

One year on, the Mobile Learning Centre - a community initiative designed to share new technology to New Zealand's most remote and least advantaged communities has travelled over 20,000kms across the North Island visiting over 100 low decile schools. Comments (Comments)

MYOB boosts investment in NZ market with latest acquisition
Posted on 1-Oct-2015 10:15Tags News, Web media

MYOB has strengthened its presence in the New Zealand payroll market by acquiring Information Management Services Limited (IMS), which is based in the Hawkes Bay. Comments (Comments)

OMG Tech! launches mission to get more NZ kids into tech
Posted on 1-Oct-2015 10:10Tags News, Web media

OMG Tech!, a new initiative to amp up the interest of kiwi kids in technology, was officially launched at a function at Spark HQ in central Auckland last night. The fundraising event was attended by a host of business, political and tech industry leaders. Comments (Comments)

Media Design School launches Games Accelerator Programme
Posted on 29-Sep-2015 09:52Tags News, Web media

Media Design School has announced the launch of Media Design School Studios; a brand new initiative on campus that will enable a select group of students to develop their entrepreneurial skills by creating commercially viable start-up game studios. Comments (Comments)

Harmoney completes $200m funding round with a valuation of $100m
Posted on 26-Sep-2015 11:16Tags News, Web media

Company raising working capital to accelerate growth in NZ and Australia. Comments (Comments)

Top digital learning teachers recognised
Posted on 23-Sep-2015 14:58Tags News, Web media

NEXT Foundation and The Mind Lab by Unitec honour first postgraduate graduating class. Comments (Comments)

The Warehouse opens its smallest ever store
Posted on 23-Sep-2015 10:34Tags News, Web media

For those living or working in Auckland's city centre, online shopping has become even easier. Comments (Comments)

Tech law firm Simmonds Stewart introduces KiwiKISS and the KiwiSAFE
Posted on 17-Sep-2015 20:00Tags News, Web media

A common complaint heard from New Zealand startups is that the investment documents used by local seed investors are founder unfriendly and painfully complex. Comments (Comments)

Whananaki School wins HP's national technology competition
Posted on 14-Sep-2015 17:59Tags News, Web media

Whananaki School's entry was one of more than 80 creative video submissions from rural schools across the country. Judges, including a Rural Women New Zealand representative, had the tough job of narrowing down the entries to five winning schools. Comments (Comments)

Harmoney celebrates 1st Birthday and achieves $100m lending milestone
Posted on 10-Sep-2015 01:00Tags News, Web media

Peer to peer marketplace Harmoney celebrates a successful first year as New Zealand's only operating P2P lender, achieving unprecedented growth, creating jobs in New Zealand, Australia and Fiji and preparing to launch in Australia. Comments (Comments)

Virtual reality in a cereal box
Posted on 6-Sep-2015 11:59Tags News, Web media

Kellog's has packed a virtual reality (VR) experience in to its Nutri-Grain 500g size box, linking it to a smartphone app. Comments (Comments)

Vista Entertainment Solutions to enter Japanese market
Posted on 27-Aug-2015 10:41Tags News, Web media

New Zealand company Vista Entertainment Solutions (VES) has signed a distribution agreement with VINX Corporation to enable the sale and distribution of VES software to the Japanese cinema marketplace for the first time. Comments (Comments)

Government launches Green Paper to explore digital convergence
Posted on 27-Aug-2015 10:35Tags News, Web media

Communications and Broadcasting Minister Amy Adams today launched a Green Paper and work programme outlining the Government's response to the challenges and opportunities of a converged world. Comments (Comments)

Victoria University of Wellington launches new Master of Innovation and Commercialisation degree
Posted on 21-Aug-2015 09:37Tags News, Web media

Victoria University of Wellington is launching a new Master's degree aimed at placing students at the coalface of product development and commercialisation. Comments (Comments)


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