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Microsoft goes live with Windows 8.1
Microsoft goes live with Windows 8.1

Microsoft has officially released the revamped version of its latest Windows operating system. Windows 8.1 is now available…

Silk Road shut down by FBI
Silk Road shut down by FBI

US authorities said Wednesday they had arrested the owner of the Silk Road website, where illegal drugs…

Xbox One's NZ release date confirmed
Xbox One's NZ release date confirmed

Microsoft's new Xbox One console will go on sale November 22 in 13 launch countries - including NZ…

Why Auckland for NZ Silicon Valley?
Why Auckland for NZ Silicon Valley?

New Zealand tech companies should join forces and a develop a land of the long white silicon cloud, says Bruce Aylward.

NZ slow to respond to 'industrialised' hacking
NZ slow to respond to 'industrialised' hacking

New Zealand businesses have been slow to respond to the worldwide trend in automated cybersecurity attacks, says a US expert…

Microsoft profit falls short of expectations
Microsoft profit falls short of expectations

Microsoft Corp's foray into the tablet computer market resulted in a large write-down for the April-June quarter, and a…

ICT sector expanding, skilled workers missing
ICT sector expanding, skilled workers missing

Firms in New Zealand's information and communications technology (ICT) sector are pouring money into both expansion and…

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HP wheels out the Beijing pizzazz
HP wheels out the Beijing pizzazz

What's a tech company to do to create a bit of pizzazz in the midst of an otherwise numbing new product…

New jobs on the rise in Wellington - Seek

In the face of recent comments made about Wellington being a "dying" city, the number of vacancies in the city being offered…

Tech startup bought by Canadian IT firm

A small Christchurch start-up has been scooped up by a Canadian software company. Appsecute , founded in 2012 by Christchurch's…

IT industry backs patent change

The IT industry is backing a change to planned new patent rules which has put an end to fears that computer software might…

Kiwi rewards system eyes global market
Kiwi rewards system eyes global market

A New Zealand platform designed to help businesses reward customers and keep them coming back is catching…

NZ loses ground in global tech rankings

New Zealand has slipped six places in the World Economic Forum's ranking of economies based on their ability to benefit…

Internet price announcement due tomorrow

The Commerce Commission expects to make an announcement tomorrow about its review of what Chorus charges internet retailers…

Skills shortage puts IT grads in the driver's seat

When it comes to hiring IT staff, there's at least as much pressure on employers to put their best foot forward as there…

Does not compute - Where are the IT workers?

The money's good, the jobs are plentiful - so why does New Zealand's growing IT industry find it so hard to attract skilled…

NZ software picked by top US cancer centre
NZ software picked by top US cancer centre

Orion Health has won a contract to supply one of the world's leading cancer treatment centres, located…

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