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Wellington VR developer allows anyone to see inside Egyptian queen's tomb
Wellington VR developer allows anyone to see inside Egyptian queen's tomb

Wellington VR developer allows anyone to see inside Egyptian queen's tomb

The 3000-year-old tomb of an ancient Egyptian queen has been captured in virtual reality by a Wellington developer....
Tue, 17 Jul 2018 11:48:40
A woman drops her iPhone from plane, finds it later ... and it works
A woman drops her iPhone from plane, finds it later ... and it works

A woman drops her iPhone from plane, finds it later ... and it works

A woman who dropped her iPhone from a plane says she then found it in perfect working condition using the Find My iPhone app....
Tue, 17 Jul 2018 08:36:32
High-tech Māori tourism attraction proposed for Auckland
High-tech Māori tourism attraction proposed for Auckland

High-tech Māori tourism attraction proposed for Auckland

The proponent of a huge Pou or Māori statue on Auckland's waterfront has a far more ambitious concept which it believes could attract more than a million visitors a year....
Tue, 17 Jul 2018 07:00:00
Famous brands remembering the days of the school yard
Famous brands remembering the days of the school yard

Famous brands remembering the days of the school yard

Be it a sequel to the 2004 animation The Incredibles, the revival of Nokia or the re-launch of Nintendo, nostalgia has become an effective marketing ploy to stay relevant in a competitive ...
Sun, 15 Jul 2018 05:00:00
Could this be New Zealand's worst troll? Kiwi Youtuber could be exposed by a California lawsuit
Could this be New Zealand's worst troll? Kiwi Youtuber could be exposed by a California lawsuit

Could this be New Zealand's worst troll? Kiwi Youtuber could be exposed by a California lawsuit

A Kiwi internet troll accused of abusing vegans may have his true identity exposed in a Californian lawsuit. ...
Sun, 15 Jul 2018 05:00:00
Drone promise not yet delivering
Drone promise not yet delivering

Drone promise not yet delivering

Delivery services using drones are taking longer than expected to get off the ground....
Sun, 15 Jul 2018 05:00:00
Facebook wants to cut down on misinformation. So why isn't it doing anything about Infowars?
Facebook wants to cut down on misinformation. So why isn't it doing anything about Infowars?

Facebook wants to cut down on misinformation. So why isn't it doing anything about Infowars?

Facebook has spent much of the last one and a half years trying to tamp down the spread of false and malicious information that bloomed on its platform during the 2016 US presidential elec...
Sun, 15 Jul 2018 02:32:35
A guide to buying a Chromebook
A guide to buying a Chromebook

A guide to buying a Chromebook

Laptops are still a popular gadget despite the rise of smartphones and the threat of tablets....
Sat, 14 Jul 2018 05:00:00
How trolls make money from their online hate speech
How trolls make money from their online hate speech

How trolls make money from their online hate speech

Jon* likes to taunt animal welfare activists by inviting them to abuse animals at events like a punch-your-dog day....
Fri, 13 Jul 2018 16:43:36
Cyber experts battle evil drones in 2018 challenge
Cyber experts battle evil drones in 2018 challenge

Cyber experts battle evil drones in 2018 challenge

To stop an evil drone, you need to hack the hackers. ...
Fri, 13 Jul 2018 14:57:58
The rise and rise of vertical video
The rise and rise of vertical video

The rise and rise of vertical video

OPINION: It may be hard to stomach for film buffs but one day we might be watching the latest blockbuster movies in portrait mode....
Fri, 13 Jul 2018 13:32:54
Commerce Commission warns of LuxStyle's name change to Digital Sourcing
Commerce Commission warns of LuxStyle's name change to Digital Sourcing

Commerce Commission warns of LuxStyle's name change to Digital Sourcing

Danish website LuxStyle accused of misleading customers has changed its name to Digital Sourcing, after the Commerce Commission warned consumers to be wary of the site....
Fri, 13 Jul 2018 11:19:15
New buses are 'wireless buses for a wireless world' but won't have wi-fi
New buses are 'wireless buses for a wireless world' but won't have wi-fi

New buses are 'wireless buses for a wireless world' but won't have wi-fi

Wellington's new buses  have been called "wireless buses for a wireless world" - but they won't have wi-fi. ...
Thu, 12 Jul 2018 16:39:39
Commission warns online sellers failing to disclose 'in trade' status
Commission warns online sellers failing to disclose 'in trade' status

Commission warns online sellers failing to disclose 'in trade' status

A Palmerston North man has been fined $5000 on three charges under the Fair Trading Act for failing to disclose he had a business while selling items on the internet, and selling an unsafe...
Thu, 12 Jul 2018 16:28:19
Businesses band together to tackle climate change
Businesses band together to tackle climate change

Businesses band together to tackle climate change

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Thu, 12 Jul 2018 12:28:30
Why Elon Musk built a mini-submarine for Thai cave rescue
Why Elon Musk built a mini-submarine for Thai cave rescue

Why Elon Musk built a mini-submarine for Thai cave rescue

Tesla and SpaceX boss Elon Musk has dismissed criticism of the mini-sub he had built for the Thai cave rescue, saying he was urged to keep working on it by a diving expert....
Wed, 11 Jul 2018 11:33:32
'Digital detox' holidays are on the rise
'Digital detox' holidays are on the rise

'Digital detox' holidays are on the rise

A well-earned break in the future may mean more than a family heading to a high-rise apartment on the coast with "digital detox" accommodation gaining momentum....
Wed, 11 Jul 2018 08:57:31
Call-blocking tech brings relief to Nelson couple, national trial planned
Call-blocking tech brings relief to Nelson couple, national trial planned

Call-blocking tech brings relief to Nelson couple, national trial planned

Dozens of nuisance calls each month were becoming unbearable for one Nelson couple in their 80s....
Tue, 10 Jul 2018 17:51:11
How computers 'see' faces and other objects
How computers 'see' faces and other objects

How computers 'see' faces and other objects

Computers started to be able to recognise human faces in images decades ago, but now artificial intelligence systems are rivalling people's ability to classify objects in photos and videos...
Tue, 10 Jul 2018 09:30:48
New mothers encouraged to drop phones immediately after birth to bond with babies
New mothers encouraged to drop phones immediately after birth to bond with babies

New mothers encouraged to drop phones immediately after birth to bond with babies

The creep of social media into New Zealand birthing suites is being researched in what is believed to be a world first study....
Sun, 08 Jul 2018 05:00:00
 
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