Pat Pilcher

Rocket Lab reaches for the stars

November 16, 2018 | Pat Pilcher
Successful commercial launch is the ultimate combination of technology and business… read more...

Kiwis to join Huawei ban? Bad politics over good sense

November 7, 2018 | Pat Pilcher
There are good reasons for not banning Huawei…

Combating cybercrime all about people

November 6, 2018 | Pat Pilcher
Focus less on tech and more on people says PwC… read more...
Artificial intelligence research in NZ

Can NZ catch the AI Express?

October 30, 2018 | Pat Pilcher
With 54 b-b-b-billion dollars the supposed prize, we’d better… read more...

Who lives, who dies, when AI is behind the wheel

October 30, 2018 | Pat Pilcher
Humans decide in order to teach the machines…

Back to the future? E-invoicing sounds a lot like EDI

October 25, 2018 | Pat Pilcher
Trans-Tasman initiative re-invents the wheel…
REANNZ Hawaiki cable live

REANNZ re-groups, switches on Hawaiki capacity

October 25, 2018 | Pat Pilcher
Bigger, stronger, faster? (and cheaper)…
AirNZ_Fact and Fantasy augmented reality

Air New Zealand launches augmented reality game

October 18, 2018 | Pat Pilcher
Augmentation more marketing gimmickry than user reality…
Research_Development tax scheme

R&D tax scheme well-received, but issues still to be ironed out

October 12, 2018 | Pat Pilcher
Lower base, higher rate, tech inclusions…what’s not to like? read more...

Are younger devs better devs?

September 26, 2018 | Pat Pilcher
Add ageism to prickly issues to avoid in your dev team… read more...
Ministerial registrations_No CTO appointed

Breaking Bad: Tech sector needs rethink on CTO

September 18, 2018 | Pat Pilcher
Ministerial resignations, $107k compensation, and did we really need a CTO anyway?… read more...
Xerox Open banking API

Xero Open API hooks into banks

September 11, 2018 | Pat Pilcher
Faster, quicker and easier says Xero…
Seequent equity deal

Kiwi software company gets cool $100m cash injection

September 11, 2018 | Pat Pilcher
Deal adds business expertise and networks to new global markets… read more...

Speech, smarts & Bots – Gartner’s 2018 hype cycle

September 7, 2018 | Pat Pilcher
Smart Bots, whatever next?…

TIBCO Now kicks off with news aplenty

September 6, 2018 | Pat Pilcher
IoT, Machine Learning, The Cloud… I need a cup of tea and rest… read more...
Trademe Ping secure payment

Is Trade Me Ping secure?

August 31, 2018 | Pat Pilcher
Is Trade Me’s new payment service just too ‘convenient’… read more...

The cameras are getting smarter

August 28, 2018 | Pat Pilcher
Facial recognition opens an ethical dilemma…

AI and ML transforming supply chain management

August 23, 2018 | Pat Pilcher
Changes are driving further demand for human workers with a digital engineer’s skill set… read more...

Back to the future: The power of predictive analytics

August 21, 2018 | Pat Pilcher
Who needs a crystal ball when you’ve got a better mouse-trap?… read more...


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