NZ Herald inaccuracies

By Steve Biddle, in , posted: 25-Jul-2006 10:39

As a NZ Herald reader I am concerned about how quickly accurate reporting seems to have got in the way of a good story. Yet again today there are mistakes in an IT story, apparently Woosh now operate a WiMax network!

http://www.nzherald.co.nz/section/story.cfm?c_id=3&ObjectID=10392786

Come on guys, get your facts right..



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Comment by freitasm, on 25-Jul-2006 11:39

Woosh WiMax? As of today there's no such a thing, as pointed out by sbiddle... What's the problem with the MSM?


Comment by bradstewart, on 25-Jul-2006 11:56

I emailed the writer of the story and complained about them writing unaccurate stories


Comment by cokemaster, on 25-Jul-2006 12:58

I wouldn't bother... they haven't changed before and its unlikely they'll change now.


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  -Patton
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