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Major Japanese retailer partners with smart NZ technology

New Zealand technology start-up, IMAGR, has just announced its first international sales partnership, securing a deal with Japanese H2O RETAILING CORPORATION.

'Smarter cities needed to achieve government ambitions'

With the government recently announcing a desire to help our cities grow up and out, leading New Zealand IoT expert Kriv Naicker today questioned whether New Zealand is falling behind in the use of smart city technology to help achieve this goal.

Cyber attacks costing NZ millions of dollars annually - NZTech

Leading tech expert Graeme Muller today questioned whether the recent cyber attack on a Wellington health organisation would be enough for New Zealand to take cyber threats seriously.

Investors back FileInvite’s global growth in personal data protection

FileInvite, a secure cloud-based platform for personal information used in loan applications, has attracted an additional $1M from local and offshore investors, bringing the total raised in 18 months to over NZ$2M.

Data 4 Good Conference to override low trust created by misuse of data

The Data4Good conference encourages businesses to be guided by social conscience to drive positive data solutions, overriding the low trust created through the misuse of data by big tech firms.

ezyVet announces new US tech entrepreneur Craig Elliott as Independent Chairman

ezyVet, a global company specializing in cloud based, Veterinary Practice Management Software (VPMS), has bolstered its board of directors with the appointment of a new, US based independent chairman, Craig Elliott, former Apple executive and founder of Packeteer Networks.

Harmful material online: Internal Affairs urges New Zealanders to be mindful

Te Tari Taiwhenua, Department of Internal Affairs, advises New Zealanders to be mindful of harmful material online. Jolene Armadoros, Director Digital Safety, says footage of the recent attack in Germany has been deemed objectionable under New Zealand law.

Jupl offers free personal safety app

Jupl, New Zealand’s leading developer of personal health and safety solutions, announces the global release of its Jupl ‘freemium’ mobile personal monitoring application.

University campus hosts digital treasure hunt

The University of Auckland is the site of a unique digital treasure hunt this week which engages students in a fun interactive game to mark Stress Less Week.

The technology used in the app-based game has been developed by student start-up Shwoop.

Kiwi volcanologist joins international team testing advanced drone technology

Drone technology developed at the Victoria University of Wellington has helped improve our understanding of one of the most active volcanoes in the world.