Remote working_COVID-19

Demand for remote working surges

March 19, 2020 | Jonathan Cotton
Let the grand remote working experiment begin…
Analyst predict IT spend_ESG report

IT spending forecasts slashed

March 18, 2020 | Heather Wright
AI, cloud and servers were on the spend list, but now analysts aren’t so sure… read more...
Tech sector during covid-19

Tech sector well placed to ride out virus

March 18, 2020 | Hayden McCall
As Coronavirus sweeps the world creating widespread panic, the tech sector is quietly counting its blessings… read more...
Doctors_video consulting

Urgent govt support and funding needed for virtual healthcare

March 18, 2020 | Heather Wright
Is it time to stop putting all our eggs in the Healthline basket?… read more...
Google_Verily coronavirus testing website

Trump jumps gun on Covid-19 triage website

March 17, 2020 | Heather Wright
Google’s beta coronavirus screening site immediately overwhelmed…
Wool exchange ransomware_Talman Software

Wool exchange hit by virus

March 12, 2020 | Jonathan Cotton
Forget about coronavirus for a moment. Another kind of virus just struck the A/NZ wool industry… read more...
UX design

Getting UX right

March 12, 2020 | Heather Wright
It’s not a ‘nice to have’ anymore…
Tech events worldwide cancelled_Coronavirus

Tech sector sweats Covid-19 as major events cancel

March 11, 2020 | Jonathan Cotton
2020 the year of live streaming and webinars as organisers react to panic… read more...
Facial recognition app_Clearview AI

Police cop flak over facial tech

March 11, 2020 | Heather Wright
Australian law enforcement among agencies using secretive system…
ICT exports pass wine exports

NZ raises a glass to ICT software and services exports

March 10, 2020 | Heather Wright
Overtakes wine for export sales and domestic is looking good too… read more...
Vector smart meter

Vector adds IoT to smart metering

March 6, 2020 | Heather Wright
The emancipation of energy data…
Legal Counsel_HGM Legal

Lawyers’ role in tech disruption

March 6, 2020 | Jonathan Cotton
Is the legal profession too conservative for the fast-moving world of tech?… read more...
Citizens Advice Bureau report_Frustrated digital users

‘Digital is best’ push causing frustration, exclusion

March 4, 2020 | Heather Wright
CAB report a reminder not to forget non-digital citizens… read more...
Watchdogs_ACCC_merger assessment

ACCC questions competition law framework

March 3, 2020 | Heather Wright
Is a new approach needed in the age of digital oligarchs?… read more...
NZ digital council_Mitchell Pham

New Digital Council takes on abandoned CTO role

March 3, 2020 | Heather Wright
Govt spreads the CTO load with expert group…

Coronavirus: Brace for high-tech shortages

February 27, 2020 | Jonathan Cotton
As the COVID-19 outbreak rolls on, disruption and uncertainty is the name of the game… read more...

IBM places bets on AI’s broad future

February 26, 2020 | Heather Wright
Local artificial intelligence boss talks (mostly) real-world AI…
Fonterra tech updates_HCL

Fonterra moves ICT contract to HCL

February 26, 2020 | Jonathan Cotton
Costs will be cut and tech modernised as Fonterra overhauls (and outsources) its IT… read more...
TikTok security

Is the countdown on for a social shakeup?

February 26, 2020 | Heather Wright
TikTok’s time is here…
Tech security_Ponemon Institute report

Cybersecurity professionals engaging in risky business

February 25, 2020 | Heather Wright
IT security pros aren’t always following their own recommendations… read more...

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