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Air New Zealand experiments with blockchain technology
Posted on 23-Nov-2017 15:39Tags News, SaaS

Air New Zealand is exploring the use of blockchain-based systems within its business, reinforcing its global reputation for innovation and embracing new and emerging technology. Comments (Comments)

Tile Pro review
Posted on 23-Nov-2017 13:20Tags Reviews, Consumer Electronics, by M Freitas

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

Symantec selects Amazon Web Services to deliver cloud security
Posted on 23-Nov-2017 10:40Tags News, SaaS

Security company builds next generation SaaS services and companywide data lake on top of AWS as part of its cloud-first strategy. Comments (Comments)

New Zealand Ministry of Education chooses Unisys for cloud-based education resourcing management system
Posted on 22-Nov-2017 22:00Tags News, SaaS

Ministry selects modern Application-Platform-as-a-Service model and Agile development approach to quickly reflect policy changes and help deliver education funding more efficiently. Comments (Comments)

Business analytics software powers profits for NZ wine producers
Posted on 22-Nov-2017 21:52Tags News, SaaS

Wine industry analytics business nzwinemetrics is unlocking new profitability for New Zealand wine producers with analytics to help them achieve the best possible price for their wines within the direct to international consumer channel (DTIC). Comments (Comments)

Pyrios strikes up alliance with Microsoft integrator UC Logiq
Posted on 22-Nov-2017 21:51Tags News, SaaS

Unified communications (UC) specialist Pyrios has bought a 30 per cent stake in Microsoft integrator UC Logiq as part of an alliance offering Microsoft Skype for Business services to clients on both sides of the Tasman. Comments (Comments)

The New Zealand IT services ecosystem - it's all digital down here
Posted on 22-Nov-2017 21:49Tags News, Web media

New Zealand organisations are quickly identifying Digital Leadership teams to take the business forward. Comments (Comments)

Volvo to supply tens of thousands of autonomous drive compatible cars to Uber
Posted on 22-Nov-2017 21:46Tags News, Consumer Electronics

Volvo has signed an agreement with Uber to sell tens of thousands of autonomous driving compatible base vehicles between 2019 and 2021. Comments (Comments)

From small to medium and beyond: Navigating the ERP battlefield
Posted on 21-Nov-2017 21:12Tags News, SaaS, by Donovan Jackson

The double-edged sword of right-sizing your systems... Comments (Comments)

Business owners: ERP software selection starts (and finishes) with you
Posted on 21-Nov-2017 21:11Tags Articles, SaaS, by Donovan Jackson

Rushing into an RFP process wastes everyone's time. Comments (Comments)

Logitech Spotlight review
Posted on 21-Nov-2017 15:28Tags Reviews, Consumer Electronics, by M Freitas

It doesn't matter if you're a professional presenter or not - when you're in front of an audience everything counts. Your posture, your attention focused on the audience, your delivery will all be considered by the attendees when they answer those end-of-conference survey asking, on a scale of one to ten, how would you rate Presenter John Doe? Comments (Comments)

Why I'm not an early adopter
Posted on 21-Nov-2017 10:39Tags Articles, Bill Bennett, by Bill Bennett

I’m not an early adopter. Early adopters must own the latest devices. They run ahead of the pack. They upgrade devices and software before everyone else. Early adopters use the latest phones. They buy cars with weird features. They queue up in the wee small hours for iPhones, iPads or games consoles. Back in the […]Why I’m not an early adopter Comments (Comments)

Netatmo launches smart home products in New Zealand
Posted on 20-Nov-2017 20:06Tags News, Consumer Electronics

Netatmo is a smart home company developing ground-breaking, intuitive and beautifully-designed connected consumer electronics. Comments (Comments)

Huawei Mate 10: Punchy, long battery life, artificial intelligence
Posted on 20-Nov-2017 16:30Tags Articles, Bill Bennett, by Bill Bennett

Huawei’s marketing wants to tell you about the artificial intelligence features built into the Mate 10 phone. Its AI technology is impressive, but that’s not the best reason to choose the phone over its closest rivals. The Huawei Mate 10 is a first-class Android phone that, at NZ$1100, also represents good value for money. There’s […]Huawei Mate 10: Punchy, long battery life, artificial intelligence Comments (Comments)

Propel launch Disney Star Wars Laser Battle Drones
Posted on 19-Nov-2017 21:26Tags News, Consumer Electronics

A new generation of multi-player gaming drones launches onto the New Zealand market on November 21 with Propel's Disney Star Wars laser drones. Comments (Comments)

UFB killer app: Speed
Posted on 17-Nov-2017 17:01Tags Articles, Bill Bennett, by Bill Bennett

What will move New Zealanders from copper to Ultra-Fast Broadband? Or as we used to say in the 1990s: “What is the UFB killer app”? Video is the simple answer. It’s not the only answer. We’ve been using video communications tools such as Facetime and Skype with success since the early days of ADSL. Video conferencing […]UFB killer app: Speed Comments (Comments)

The case for RSS — MacSparky
Posted on 13-Nov-2017 14:35Tags Articles, Bill Bennett, by Bill Bennett

For several years now, the trend among geeks has been to abandon the RSS format. RSS, or Really Simple Syndication, is a way to queue up and serve content from the internet. Source: The Case for RSS — MacSparky Geeks might not like RSS, but it’s an essential tool if you monitor news or need […]The case for RSS — MacSparky Comments (Comments)

Nokia 8 review
Posted on 12-Nov-2017 11:59Tags Reviews, Android, by M Freitas

Nokia is back in the smartphone market, this time with no Symbian or Windows Phone on sight. Thanks to HMD Global, the company behind the Nokia brand now, a new series of Android-based smartphones is available now - in New Zealand through an exclusive arrangement with Spark. Comments (Comments)

WordPress and Indieweb: Take control of your online presence — 6:30 GridAKL Nov 30
Posted on 11-Nov-2017 13:43Tags Articles, Bill Bennett, by Bill Bennett

Indieweb – why you should take more control of your online presence and how to use WordPress to do it. What you post online should belong to you, not a corporation. That corporation can close shop or change its rules tomorrow: you may not be able to get at your own data. Even if you […] WordPress and Indieweb: Take control of your online presence — 6:30 GridAKL Nov 30 Comments (Comments)

Chorus reveals technology upgrade for schools, students
Posted on 10-Nov-2017 10:28Tags News, Broadband

Chorus and Network for Learning (N4L) have today unveiled their school technology upgrade programme, a digital transformation that aims to make New Zealand's schools among the most technologically-advanced in the world. Comments (Comments)

Vodafone says Internet of Things (IoT) crucial for digital transformation
Posted on 10-Nov-2017 10:06Tags News, Internet of Things

To help NZ businesses benefit from digital transformation and the expected surge in Internet of Things (IoT) applications over the coming years, Vodafone recently announced it is rolling out a Narrowband-IoT (NB-IoT) Network in early 2018. Comments (Comments)

Police and Facebook launch AMBER Alerts system in NZ
Posted on 9-Nov-2017 10:49Tags News, Security

The AMBER Alerts system assists by quickly notifying the public, through as many channels as possible, when a child or young person is missing and is at immediate risk of harm. Comments (Comments)

Amazon debuts Fire TV Stick Basic Edition in over 100 new countries
Posted on 8-Nov-2017 05:34Tags News, Consumer Electronics

Starting today, Amazon is making its new Fire TV Stick Basic Edition available for purchase in more than 100 countries and territories around the world including Australia, New Zealand, Canada, France, Italy, and Spain. Comments (Comments)

Huawei Mate 10 Pro review
Posted on 7-Nov-2017 19:00Tags Reviews, Android, by M Freitas

Huawei is a household name when it comes to an important category in consumer electronics - smartphones. Their newest release, the Huawei Mate 10 and Huawei Mate 10 Pro pushes the boundaries again with some cool new features. Comments (Comments)

Nokia 3310 review
Posted on 7-Nov-2017 14:24Tags Reviews, 3G, by M Freitas

Nokia is again playing the smartphone market with its Android series, but in a throwback moment the company has launched an updated version of the 3310, the new 3310 3G which is available now in New Zealand. Comments (Comments)


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