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Kiwi firm Rocket Lab in Nasa deal
Kiwi firm Rocket Lab in Nasa deal

Kiwi firm Rocket Lab says a deal it has signed with Nasa will give it scope to launch in a wider variety of locations.

Why online shoppers may soon pay more

News of a big cut to the GST threshold on online purchases for New Zealand shoppers could be just days away.

video Apple Watch's quiet NZ debut

The hype for the Apple Watch is noticeably more subdued than previous products, with 16 Aucklanders and 11 Wellingtonians…

video Facebook ready to test giant drone for internet service

Facebook says it will begin test flights later this year of a solar-powered drone with the wingspan of a Boeing 737, the…

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Raw: Plane debris packed for transport to France video Raw: Plane debris packed for transport to France

French policemen packed pieces of washed up plane…

175th anniversary of sinking of HMS Buffalo video 175th anniversary of sinking of HMS Buffalo

Commemorations are underway for the 175th anniversary…

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End of Apple mania? Watch's quiet NZ debut
End of Apple mania? Watch's quiet NZ debut

One of the first Kiwis to get their hands on an Apple Watch following its big release on our shores this morning said the…

Nokia shows it's still capable of innovation
Nokia shows it's still capable of innovation

That Nokia wants to be part of a new wave of innovation shows unexpected vision and courage, writes Leonid Bershidsky.

Facebook's enormous internet drone
Facebook's enormous internet drone

It has the wingspan of a 737 and is designed to beam the internet to Earth. And it's ready for take-off.

Is new bank tech leaving oldies behind?
Is new bank tech leaving oldies behind?

A generation of people are being left behind when it comes to banking as banks race to embrace new technology, according…

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Watch this - it's a personal Apple
Watch this - it's a personal Apple

It is being touted as Apple's most personal device yet - and now it's officially available in New Zealand…

Ring ring: it's your brolly calling

Conservative estimates are that the average man will lose 12,547 umbrellas during his lifetime.

App to boost imagination

Struggling artists and authors with writer's block may soon be offered help from an imagination app.

Apple Watches on sale tomorrow

The first batch of Apple Watches to be officially sold in New Zealand will be available in stores from 7am Friday.

Veil of secrecy masks cyberattacks in Asia
Veil of secrecy masks cyberattacks in Asia

A lack of reporting mechanisms means there's no telling how often or how much personal info is taken…

Windows 10: Microsoft plans turnaround

The stakes are high for Microsoft as it pushes out the new operating system for both traditional computers and mobile devices…

video Baseball umpires replaced by computers in California

No blaming or booing the umpire for a questionable called third strike at a Northern California independent league. A computer…

video New Yahoo messenger combines text with soundless video

Yahoo! unveiled what it says is a new type of messaging service, called Livetext, which combines text messaging with soundless…

Facebook profit dips

The world's biggest social network saw higher expenses cut into its bottom line.

video 'Killer robots' strike fear into tech leaders
'Killer robots' strike fear into tech leaders

A group of top tech leaders issue a stern warning Tuesday against the development of so-called killer…

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