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UFB connections pass 460,000
Posted on 11-Dec-2017 11:26

The number of New Zealand households and businesses connected to Ultra-Fast Broadband (UFB) has increased by 11 per cent to 460,096 connections in the last quarter, according to the latest Quarterly Broadband Update by the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment. ... Comments (Comments)

The Warehouse Group to adopt IBM Cloud to support digital transformation
Posted on 11-Dec-2017 11:22

The Group, which operates The Warehouse, Warehouse Stationery, Noel Leeming and Torpedo7 brands, has selected IBM Cloud in New Zealand to host its core mission-critical IT systems including customer facing apps, the main website, point of sales systems, inventory and financial systems.... Comments (Comments)

Dimension Data peeks into digital business 2018
Posted on 11-Dec-2017 10:55

Blockchain, together with artificial intelligence, machine learning, robotics, and virtual and augmented reality, have the potential to deliver disruptive outcomes and reshape digital business in 2018. And companies that have not started the digital investment cycle are at high risk of being disrupted.... Comments (Comments)

2018 Cyber Security Predictions
Posted on 7-Dec-2017 14:55

This past year, cyber criminals caused major service disruptions around the world, using their increasing technical proficiency to break through cyber defences. In 2018, we expect the trend to become more pronounced as these attackers will use machine learning and artificial intelligence to launch even more potent attacks.... Comments (Comments)

Global Govtech Accelerator to drive public sector innovation in Wellington
Posted on 7-Dec-2017 11:21

With a passion for civic engagement, innovation management and strong expertise in public sector innovation, Creative HQ will take GovTech to a new level in Wellington in 2018.... Comments (Comments)

Stuff Pix media strategy a new direction
Posted on 7-Dec-2017 09:37

Stuff Fibre says it is to offer Stuff Pix, a movie streaming service, from early next year. It takes the company in a new direction, one that hasn’t been tried before in New Zealand. While getting into content is a natural move for an ISP part-owned by Fairfax, the largest regional media company, Stuff Pix […]Stuff Pix media strategy a new direction... Comments (Comments)

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Vodafone and my terrible experience
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OMG! Police Road Safety Acquires Functional Neurons!
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Navman MiVue 780 review
Posted on 11-Dec-2017 15:04

The Navman MiVue 780 is a very smart dashcam. It incorporates new audible warning and a WiFi feature that allows it to instantly transfer recordings to a paired smartphone.... Comments (Comments)

Sony Xperia XZ1 review
Posted on 5-Dec-2017 13:13

As a long-time user of Sony Xperia I took the opportunity to take a look at the new Sony Xperia XZ1 which has just hit the market in New Zealand.... Comments (Comments)

Tile Pro review
Posted on 23-Nov-2017 13:20

Recently Tile released the Tile Pro series, bringing quite a few enhancements and new features to its original series of trackers.... Comments (Comments)

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Android’s broken software update model
Posted by sbiddle on 28-Nov-2017 07:52
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Spark trials portable wireless broadband as it hits 100,000 customers
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