Tonga‘s comms link to the outside world is down

Spark are waiving all charges for calls to Tonga from any Spark landline or mobile for the next week, however Southern Cross Cable Network says it has... Read More

Cyber security professionals in high demand

Cyber security professionals are in high demand globally and New Zealand companies are struggling to find people with the right skills.   NZTech... Read More

Online puppy scam warning

At Christmas time, we sometimes think we can get good deals through online traders and it’s not always the case. Police have noticed an increase... Read More

Roadmap launched to grow NZ’s robotics industry

With robotics and automation set to replace 46 per cent of day jobs by 2040, a new national strategy has been launched to grow the New Zealand sector... Read More

Facebook launches NZ blood donations feature

    New Zealand’s Facebook users can now sign up to be notified of opportunities nearby to give blood and plasma. Facebook has launched... Read More

Funds to translate science to real life solutions

The Government is investing in Te Tītoki Mataora - the MedTech Research Translator - to deliver new medical tools, and meet both the demands of a global... Read More

Global award for NZ researchers on 3D printing

University of Auckland research into how companies can use 3D printing properly, to add value and improve lives, has won a leading global award against... Read More

Student develops new breast cancer screening tool

University of Canterbury PhD student Jessica Fitzjohn is developing a new prize-winning tool for breast cancer diagnosis, which aims to break down the... Read More

Satellites used to diagnose health of BOP lakes

Satellite images from the European Space Agency are being used to diagnose the health of Bay of Plenty lakes, researchers using images from space to... Read More

Momentum grows for Kiwi food growing app

Ever wanted to grow your own food, have better connections with your neighbours, and reduce your impact on the planet? Designers of an innovative new... Read More

Digital divide increasing rest home loneliness

Rest homes and retirement villages around New Zealand are looking after their residents more than usual to ensure they stay connected to the community... Read More

Netsafe predicting influx of online harm incidents

New Zealand’s online safety organisation is anticipating calls to its helpline to skyrocket as the country heads into its second weekend at Alert... Read More

Inaugural NZ Podcast awards launch

The inaugural NZ Podcast Awards has been launched on Friday. “The New Zealand Podcast Awards has been set up to recognise the amazing work done... Read More

Don‘t ignore those phone alerts about passwords

Kiwis with iPhones who recently starting noticing alerts notifying them that their passwords are compromised should not ignore the alerts if they want... Read More

Concerns raised over farming software

A system used to estimate nitrogen loss from farms, and used by regional councils for regulation, has "significant problems", according to... Read More