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$5.2m Deal With World Bank For Biosecurity Training

$5.2m Deal With World Bank For Biosecurity Training

Massey University has signed a $5.2 million contract with the World Bank to provide biosecurity training for public health workers in Asia to recognise and respond to potential epidemic outbreaks - phase one in a deal potentially worth more than $32 million.

New Zealand Open Source Awards 2010 Now Open For Nominations

New Zealand Open Source Awards 2010 Now Open For Nominations

The 2010 New Zealand Open Source Awards are now open for nominations at http://www.nzosa.org.nz/.

This year's Awards will focus particularly on achievements from over the past two years.

Anywhere, Anytime Teaching: Lifeway College On Adopting Moodle

Anywhere, Anytime Teaching: Lifeway College On Adopting Moodle

2010 marks the first year in which Lifeway College has adopted the E learning service known as Moodle. The result? Creating the most effective 3D visualization & animation education qualification possible.

Izon Science Appoints Director To New US Office

Izon Science Appoints Director To New US Office

Christchurch - Nanotechnology company Izon Science today announced the opening of US operations. Dr. Dietrich Ruehlmann has been appointed to the position of Director Business Development to run the new Maryland-based office and lead Izon's expansion in North America.

University Research Programme Honored With Academic Award

University Research Programme Honored With Academic Award

Sydney - TIBCO Software Inc. (NASDAQ: TIBX) today announced that it has granted the 2009 TIBCO Academic Award to three innovative projects developed under the Victoria University's Phoenix Research Programme at the School of Management and Information Systems.

Microsoft Collaboration Provides Images Through Bing Maps And Digitalglobe

Microsoft Collaboration Provides Images Through Bing Maps And Digitalglobe

San Diego - DigitalGlobe (NYSE: DGI), a leading global content provider of high-resolution earth imagery solutions, today announced the collection of the first imagery from the company's Advanced Ortho Aerial Program.

Solar-Powered Plane Lands After Record-Breaking Flight - Video

Solar-Powered Plane Lands After Record-Breaking Flight - Video

A solar-powered plane ended a world record 26-hour-long flight in Switzerland yesterday. Solar Impulse reached an altitude of more than 28,000 feet, breaking both the height and duration records for solar flight, the BBC has reported.

Kick Your Gadgets Into Touch With Wrappz

Become the ultimate fan with Wrappz – the easy and fun way to kick your gadgets into touch this sporting season.

Cook And Dine Like A Master Chef With BlackBerry Apps

Cook And Dine Like A Master Chef With BlackBerry Apps

If you are inspired by the success of Channel 10’s Australian MasterChef, or New Zealand's MasterChef on TVNZ, and keen to crank things up in your kitchen, then make sure you check out the great range of food and cooking apps on your BlackBerry Smartphone.

Will Google Be Your Next Travel Agent?

Will Google Be Your Next Travel Agent?

Google has just purchased ITA, the developer of the airfare search and pricing system QPX that is used by most major airlines.  Clearly Google plans to move into the lucrative travel search business