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Netflix releases 21 Studio Ghibli works
Posted on 22-Jan-2020 11:42 News, Web media

Fans in Asia Pacific, Europe, Middle East, Africa and Latin America will be able to enjoy films from the Academy Award-winning Japanese art house behind Spirited Away and My Neighbor Totoro.

Vodafone integrates eSIM into device and wearable roadmap
Posted on 17-Jan-2020 09:45 News, Mobile

Vodafone has today announced it is introducing eSIMs into its 2020 device and wearable roadmap, and is calling for registrations of interest from customers.

Do you need this camera app? Group investigates privacy implications
Posted on 16-Jan-2020 03:30 News, Security

A team of privacy enthusiasts uncovers 30 "beauty camera" apps that collect private data, contacts lists, GPS location data and more.

JBL launches headphones range designed for gaming
Posted on 13-Jan-2020 09:59 News, Gaming

JBL brings the most accurate and immersive sound experience to new and experienced players with its first-ever range of gaming headsets and PC speakers.

Withings introduces ScanWatch wearable combining ECG and sleep apnea detection
Posted on 9-Jan-2020 18:34 News, Consumer Electronics

Withings' most medically advanced wearable yet, provides users with unparalleled insights into their overall health, helping them identify and prevent serious conditions early.

NZ Police releases public app
Posted on 8-Jan-2020 11:43 News, Consumer Electronics

Police have released a free mobile app for Apple and Android devices, providing another channel for the public to access policing services, information, news and alerts while on the go and when it suits them.

Suunto 7 combine sports and smart features on new smartwatch generation
Posted on 7-Jan-2020 16:06 News, Consumer Electronics

New smartwatch series is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon Wear 3100 and Wear OS by Google.

Intel brings innovation with technology spanning the cloud, network, edge and PC
Posted on 7-Jan-2020 15:54 News, Computing

Breakthroughs in artificial intelligence (AI) that pave the way for autonomous driving. A new era of mobile computing innovation. The future of immersive sports and entertainment. Intel demonstrated all of these and more at CES 2020, showcasing how the company is infusing intelligence across the cloud, network, edge and PC, and driving positive impact for people, business and society.

AMD announces high performance desktop and ultrathin laptop processors
Posted on 7-Jan-2020 15:42 News, Computing

AMD introduces world's first 64-core HEDT processor, AMD Ryzen Threadripper 3990X.

AMD unveils four new desktop and mobile GPUs including AMD Radeon RX 5600
Posted on 7-Jan-2020 15:32 News, Computing

AMD Radeon RX 5600 series offers up to 20 percent faster performance on average across select games and up to 10 percent faster performance on average across select esports games.

Consolidation in video streaming market with Spark selling Lightbox to Sky
Posted on 19-Dec-2019 09:09 News, DVB and HD

Spark has today announced that it has entered into an agreement for Sky Network Television Limited (Sky) to purchase its entertainment streaming business, Lightbox.

Intel introduces cryogenic control chip to enable quantum computers
Posted on 10-Dec-2019 21:32 News, Computing

With Horse Ridge, Intel introduces an elegant solution that will enable the company to control multiple qubits and set a clear path toward scaling future systems to larger qubit counts - a major milestone on the path to quantum practicality.

Vodafone 5G service live in four cities
Posted on 10-Dec-2019 08:30 News, 5G

Greater speed, latency, capacity and security via 5G mobile is now available in parts of Auckland, Wellington, Christchurch and Queenstown.

Samsung Galaxy Fold now available in New Zealand
Posted on 6-Dec-2019 00:01 News, Consumer Electronics

Samsung Electronics announced the launch of the Galaxy Fold available in New Zealand for pre-sale on 9th December, and on sale 18th December.

NZ company oDocs awarded US$ 100,000 Dubai World Expo grant
Posted on 5-Dec-2019 16:00 News, Consumer Electronics

Dunedin ophthalmology company ODocs Eye Care is the only New Zealand business to win the Dubai World Expo 2020 innovation grant.

New Zealand Rugby Selects AWS-Powered Analytics for Deeper Game Insights
Posted on 5-Dec-2019 11:33 News, Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning

Kiwi startup Intela AI and data science company DOT loves data join forces to develop analytics platform on AWS to improve team performance.

IMAGR and Farro bring checkout-less supermarket shopping to New Zealand
Posted on 5-Dec-2019 09:07 News, Consumer Electronics

The way Kiwis shop is set to change as local start-up IMAGR announces its automated check-out solution will be available in Auckland food store Farro.

Wellington Airport becomes first 5G connected airport in the country
Posted on 3-Dec-2019 08:42 News, 5G

Vodafone offers travellers the chance to try 5G speeds for free before the network goes live.

MetService secures Al Jazeera as a new weather client
Posted on 28-Nov-2019 09:40 News, Web media

From January 2020, MetService will be providing weather graphics to Al Jazeera Media Network for their estimated global audience of 566 million households worldwide.

NZ a top 10 connected nation with stage one of ultra-fast broadband roll-out completed
Posted on 24-Nov-2019 14:15 News, Broadband

Completion of the first stage of the Ultra-Fast Broadband roll-out also makes New Zealand the 8th most UFB available country in the OECD.

Microsoft Translator understands te reo Māori
Posted on 22-Nov-2019 08:46 News, Consumer Electronics

The free Microsoft Translator software will be widely available on computers or smart devices, enabling people around the world to instantly translate text and documents.

Chorus to launch Hyperfibre service
Posted on 18-Nov-2019 15:00 News, Broadband

Using a XGS-PON fibre solution, speeds of 2Gbps and 4Gbps are planned initially, with an 8Gbps service in the future.

Microsoft launches first Experience Center worldwide for Asia Pacific in Singapore
Posted on 13-Nov-2019 13:08 News, Web media

Microsoft has also reimagined the future of work by creating a blueprint for productivity, efficiency, accessibility, flexibility and collaboration for organizations in the region.

Disney+ comes to LG Smart TVs
Posted on 13-Nov-2019 12:55 News, Consumer Electronics

The highly anticipated new Disney+ app is now available on nearly 900 LG TV models produced 2016 through 2019 running the webOS smart TV platform.

Spark launches new wireless broadband "Unplan Metro"
Posted on 11-Nov-2019 08:19 News, 4G

Spark has revealed its latest wireless broadband offering - Unplan Metro - which offers selected Auckland customers a larger data allowance on wireless broadband.

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