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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.

Kiwi 'regtech' startup raises $2.5m

"Regtech" startup First AML, which streamlines compliance for new anti-money laundering laws, has raised 2.5m in its first angel fundraising round led by Pushpay founders Chris Heaslip and Eliot Crowther, with support from Icehouse Ventures and other private investors.

How buying second-hand can save your pocket, and the planet

The way technology can make everyday tasks easier is great. The downside though, is that consumer culture is taking a huge toll on the environment in the form of electronic waste.

Robotics set to transform 50-year-old herd testing process - LIC

New bespoke robotic technology being introduced by agritech and herd improvement co-operative LIC will revolutionise a key part of its herd testing operations and deliver benefits on and off farm.

Fleet management is as much about people as fleets - Teletrac Navman

Managing staff is fundamental to a fleet manager’s role according to the 2019 New Zealand Telematics Benchmark Report, which found an even stronger focus on staff in 2019 than in previous years.

Teletrac Navman welcomes AI technology leader Jens Meggers as new president

Teletrac Navman, a global software-as-a-service provider that leverages location-based technology and services for managing mobile assets, today announced the appointment of Dr. Jens Meggers as President.