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'Focus must be on education' now HDC legislation in place

InternetNZ acknowledges the passage of the Harmful Digital Communications Bill into law this afternoon, and says that the sooner the education efforts at the heart of the legislation start, the better.

Kiwis 'support monitoring social media' to spot terrorist activity

New research from Unisys Corporation (NYSE: UIS) reveals that the majority of New Zealanders support monitoring social media such as Twitter, Facebook and YouTube to detect possible terrorist activity and to identify public issues and concerns.

NetHui programme highlights key issues of the Internet

NetHui programme highlights key issues of the Internet

NetHui 2015’s programme - developed with the NZ Internet community - has been finalised with a diverse array of sessions exploring issues which will affect the future of the Internet.

Full NetHui programme - 2015.nethui.nz/programme

Sony announces pricing for Xperia M4 Aqua

Sony Mobile Communications ("Sony Mobile") today announced the launch of the Xperia M4 Aqua - a smartphone bringing Sony’s leadership in camera, design, battery and performance to an accessible price point.

Kiwi kids 'competing with mobile phones for parents' attention'

Mobile phones are gaining an increasing share in the battle for parental attention, with a third of New Zealand children (32 per cent, surveyed for a recent study, saying their parents spent equal or less time with them than on their devices. The research, conducted by AVG Technologies N.V.

BNZ to launch Touch ID for its mobile app

BNZ is poised to offer its customers the choice to use Touch ID - the fingerprint scanning technology built into Apple’s newest devices-- to log in to its personal mobile banking app.

Underwater cable to bring high-speed Internet to Samoa

Underwater cable to bring high-speed Internet to Samoa

Samoans will soon be connected to cheaper and higher-capacity internet access after the World Bank’s Board of Executive Directors approved a grant of UD$16 Million for the Samoa Connectivity Project today.

Building or renovating? Wire your home for the future

The government’s investment of millions of dollars into the Ultra-Fast Broadband network is a bellwether for the future: New Zealand is becoming a more connected nation which views broadband as a fundamental service alongside water, electricity and telephony.

Northlanders 'underwhelmed' by their current broadband

Many Northlanders are underwhelmed by their current broadband and cellphone coverage and are keen for the region to get the benefits of better telecommunications infrastructure.

Connect Smart week promoting cyber security made simple

As Connect Smart week kicks off today, Kiwis are reminded to take simple steps to keep themselves secure online.