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Working days needed to afford an iPhone XS

On the 12th of September, Apple Inc. introduced their latest products, including the most expensive smartphone in the company’s history-iPhone XS Max.

Data shows leaving your wallet at home no longer an issue for kiwis

Kiwis have increasingly been spending with their mobile phones rather than their wallets, according to the latest figures which reveal that just over 20% of all payment transactions in 2018 used contactless technology.

Leaky LED bulbs could be remotely controlled

Unsecure LED light bulbs could be remotely hijacked and potentially leak your password.

Tips on how to stay safe and avoid being scammed this Christmas

Gadgets make great gifts. Are you getting or giving a new device this Christmas? Looking for a little online entertainment over the break? The Department of Internal Affairs has some tips on how to stay safe and avoid being scammed.

Global survey finds most companies use AI to enhance customer journey

New MIT Technology Review Insights report sponsored by Genesys found that ‘customer-centric’ brands using advanced AI benefit from increased efficiency, greater brand loyalty, and notable gains in revenue.

99.8% of NZers set to access the Internet - InternetNZ

InternetNZ applauds the Government’s announcements of additional rural broadband and mobile coverage across New Zealand, taking coverage to 99.8% of the population over the next four years.

Kiwis attitudes to encryption revealed in new research

University of Waikato research reveals Kiwis attitudes to encryption.

This comes in the wake of Australia’s controversial law change compelling companies to grant police and security services access to encrypted messages.

New Massey University portal tracks GDP in real time

The GDPLive portal provides real-time national, regional and industry GDP estimates and forecasts.

How important is brand when choosing a new broadband provider?

New research, carried out by New Zealand comparison company NZ Compare, indicates that a well-known brand is becoming less important as a deciding factor when people choose a new broadband plan.

Sunsuper slashes customer response times with CX offering

Sunsuper, one of Australia’s fastest growing superannuation funds, selected Genesys ( www.genesys.com/anz), the global leader in omnichannel customer experience (CX) and contact centre solutions, to refresh its CX capabilities to support business growth and has already seen impressive results