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YouTube's 1st decade shows sharing free content pays off
YouTube's 1st decade shows sharing free content pays off

YouTube's 10-year legacy is extending beyond its pioneering role in the Internet's video revolution.

Starbucks boss loses it

Starbucks manager accused customer of stealing an edible straw worth 99 cents. But she didn't know she was being filmed.

NZ to hack smartphones

NZ and its spying partners exploited weaknesses in one of the world's most popular mobile browsers and planned to hack into…

Here's a web domain that really sucks

Some celebrities and businesses are scrambling to buy a controversial new domain name that actually sucks.

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Glenn, Whittred: New breed of superstars Glenn, Whittred: New breed of superstars

The University of Auckland is about to take a plunge…

Leipzig chance for NZ: Simon Bridges Leipzig chance for NZ: Simon Bridges

Transport Minister Simon Bridges takes over as head…

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Google Maps is creeping people out
Google Maps is creeping people out

After Google Maps was slammed for labelling Obama a very bad word, people have taken to typing their names into the search…

Cancer breast pic goes viral
Cancer breast pic goes viral

A mother diagnosed with breast cancer has posed a picture of the “subtle dimples” that were the only outward sign of her…

Like an Escher print come to life
Like an Escher print come to life

A photo posted on the online forum Reddit is causing more than a few people to scratch their heads.

Equality officer: 'Kill all white men'
Equality officer: 'Kill all white men'

The British university equality officer at the centre of a racism and sexism row could lose her job after she allegedly…

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'Mom bods' hit back at men
'Mom bods' hit back at men

Women have hit back at the rising 'dad bod' trend by sharing pictures of their own bodies, in all their…

NZ 'stuck in internet dark age'

Brains behind zombie game thriller gets ball rolling on ultra-fast broadband after he calls Dunedin's Gigatown a joke.

Starbucks signs deal with Spotify

CDs are out and streaming is in as coffee giant pens a new partnership with the popular online music service.

How big is the whole internet?

Artists and mathematicians alike have tried to answer the question - how many pages would it take to print the Internet?

Middle East Cyber Army hack NZ uni
Middle East Cyber Army hack NZ uni

A hacker group calling itself the Middle East Cyber Army has temporarily hacked an Auckland University…

Son's video to find mum's man

Sweet son Alex Lyngaas has secretly filmed his mother, Eva, for a year and crafted a video to help her find a boyfriend.

'Fire challenge craze' will kill

The parents of two boys who set themselves on fire as part of an online craze have pleaded for videos promoting the dangerous…

The curious case of .cat, the Internet's weirdest domain

The founders of .cat, who spent years lobbying for the domain, never intended for it to have anything to do with felines…

John Drinnan: Global mode undermines local content and regional rights

Advocates for global mode and open internet access are undermining local content and the survival of the New Zealand production…

Peter Griffin: No, Wi-Fi isn't making you ill
Peter Griffin: No, Wi-Fi isn't making you ill

Wi-Fi isn't making you sick, in fact brain cancer rates are falling, says Peter Griffin.

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