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Paymark to take EFTPOS payment online
Posted on 19-Aug-2014 10:49Tags News, Web media

Paymark is set to launch EFTPOS online next year allowing those with a New Zealand bank account to purchase online without having to have a credit card. Comments (Comments)

Telstra to acquire Ooyala
Posted on 12-Aug-2014 10:34Tags News, Web media

Ooyala will become a subsidiary of Telstra, and will operate as an independent business under the leadership of its existing management team led by chief executive officer Jay Fulcher. Comments (Comments)

Spark New Zealand launches new crowdfunding initiative
Posted on 8-Aug-2014 10:47Tags News, Web media

Spark New Zealand and the Spark Foundation have today announced the launch of a flagship new crowdfunding initiative that will help further the dreams of New Zealanders aspiring to do great things. Comments (Comments)

Mega Limited Announces new CEO
Posted on 4-Aug-2014 20:05Tags News, Web media

The directors of Mega Ltd, an end-to-end encrypted cloud storage company, have announced the appointment of Graham Gaylard as CEO to lead the company through its next global growth phase. Comments (Comments)

"This Little Card" launches unique social experiment
Posted on 4-Aug-2014 08:00Tags News, Web media

Objective is to find out how much attention people pay to the things around them and their reaction to such things. Comments (Comments)

Lightbox spotlights new online TV service
Posted on 31-Jul-2014 18:09Tags News, Web media

New content revealed and beta launch announced for Spark's upcoming TV service. Comments (Comments)

New Zealand government launches all-of-government updated website
Posted on 30-Jul-2014 11:13Tags News, Web media

New Zealanders will now have easier, simpler access to government services with the launch of an updated cross-government website, as announced by Internal Affairs Minister Peter Dunne. Comments (Comments)

NZForex sign up for RealMe online identification
Posted on 24-Jul-2014 11:30Tags News, Web media

It's even easier to sign up and transfer money internationally after a new agreement between international payments specialist NZForex and RealMe, to use its online identification service: new customers no longer need to physically present identification documents. Comments (Comments)

Study shows social media as complaint forum for unhappy kiwi shoppers
Posted on 21-Jul-2014 12:40Tags News, Web media

Kiwis are unhappy with the way New Zealand businesses treat them, prefer to complain on Facebook and want something free in response to their complaint according to new research. Comments (Comments)

Amazon Web Services Introduces Amazon Zocalo
Posted on 11-Jul-2014 09:26Tags News, Web media

Amazon Zocalo lets users share documents, spreadsheets, presentations, webpages, images, PDFs, or text files with others, while keeping all data encrypted. Comments (Comments)

Nielsen numbers show New Zealanders love for online shopping
Posted on 8-Jul-2014 09:41Tags News, Web media

New Zealanders shopping online "anytime, anyplace" on mobile devices, such as smartphones and tablets, increased significantly last year. Comments (Comments)

Department of Internal Affairs wins major ICT award
Posted on 3-Jul-2014 19:42Tags News, Web media

Transforming the way government departments buy, access and use ICT has won the Department of Internal Affairs (DIA) a 2014 Institute of Public Administration New Zealand (IPANZ) Award. Comments (Comments)

New Zealanders on online shopping spree
Posted on 1-Jul-2014 22:17Tags News, Web media

About 1.9 million New Zealanders shopping online spent NZ$3.8 billion last year according to new research by Nielsen.
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Zomato acquires Menumania
Posted on 1-Jul-2014 06:00Tags News, Web media

Zomato, the restaurant search and discovery service, announced today that it has acquired, a popular New Zealand-based restaurant discovery service for an undisclosed amount. Comments (Comments)

Telecom details new online streaming service Lightbox
Posted on 25-Jun-2014 09:42Tags News, Web media

A new online service is about to give New Zealanders a lot more choice over how they watch TV shows. Comments (Comments)

Spotify launches expanded Web API
Posted on 18-Jun-2014 12:01Tags News, Web media

Developers can build richer web apps, with the ability to create playlists for users and more. Comments (Comments)

Wellington Mayor signs agreement with NEC
Posted on 27-May-2014 14:36Tags News, Web media

Wellington Mayor Celia Wade-Brown has signed an agreement with Japanese giant NEC that aims to bring cutting-edge technology to the Capital City. Comments (Comments)

Spotify New Zealand celebrates two years and reveals local listening habits
Posted on 22-May-2014 00:02Tags News, Web media

Homegrown pop royalty Lorde dominates with Most Streamed Local Artist and Track accolades. Comments (Comments)

Microsoft launches Xbox Music across iOS and Android, adds free streaming on the Web
Posted on 9-Sep-2013 19:49Tags News, Web media

Enjoy your favorite music from a 30 million-song global catalog available across your tablet, PC, phone and TV. Comments (Comments)

Adobe unveils a new Offer for Photoshop and Lightroom customers
Posted on 5-Sep-2013 19:50Tags News, Web media

At the keynote of today’s PhotoshopWorld conference in Las Vegas, Adobe shared its roadmap for Photoshop Creative Cloud and Lightroom, highlighting some of the new technologies in the pipeline that will bring advanced digital imaging to mobile devices, and facilitate connection and sharing across the Creative Cloud community and Behance. Comments (Comments)

Punakaiki Fund announces IPO to invest in emerging New Zealand technology companies
Posted on 22-Aug-2013 13:26Tags News, Web media

Punakaiki Fund today registered its combined investment statement and prospectus for an initial public offering of ordinary shares, seeking to raise NZ$20 million, with the ability to accept oversubscriptions of up to an additional NZ$30 million, to invest in New Zealand’s vibrant internet and technology sectors. Comments (Comments)

University of Auckland adopts Adobe solutions
Posted on 5-Aug-2013 09:03Tags News, Web media

The University of Auckland has selected Adobe to re-platform and manage its web content and digital assets to create an engaging experience for students, staff and alumni. Comments (Comments)

Lincoln University opens up access to research outputs
Posted on 31-Jul-2013 18:32Tags News, Web media

The decision by Lincoln University to make content openly and freely available stems from the mindset that if public funding has supported the creation of an idea, research or other content, then it is reasonable and fair that it be made accessible to the public. Comments (Comments)

Final countdown for TEDx Auckland
Posted on 22-Jul-2013 13:00Tags News, Web media

It’s just over two weeks before 17 inspiring New Zealanders take to the Aotea Centre stage for TEDx Auckland. So if you haven’t already, grab some tickets and make Saturday 3 August a day to remember. Comments (Comments)

A new social guide for dining and nightlife launches in New Zealand
Posted on 22-Jul-2013 10:43Tags News, Web media

Zomato, a fast growing online restaurant and nightlife guide, has launched its operations in New Zealand, with sections for Auckland and Wellington covering over 4,500 restaurants across the two key cities. Comments (Comments)

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