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Now there's an app to monitor moles
Now there's an app to monitor moles

Kiwi skin cancer experts are supporting a smartphone app that claims to monitor and detect melanoma risk, but are warning…

Seven tips from NZ's $40m whizz kid

WATCH: Jamie Beaton, the Kiwi Harvard student who's on first-name terms with US billionaires, has some tips for you.

Science & Tech: Heart disease

Heart disease kills more people in New Zealand than in most other OECD countries, according to a recent international OECD…

This robot keyboard will catapult Microsoft into the AI race

Here's why Microsoft just bought the world's smartest keyboard.

Latest images of New Zealand from space
Latest images of New Zealand from space

British astronaut Tim Peake has shared aerial images of New Zealand from space on Twitter this morning.

How did he do it? The Kiwi 20 year-old worth $40m
How did he do it? The Kiwi 20 year-old worth $40m

Meet Jamie Beaton: Kiwi, Harvard student and on first-name terms with US billionaires.

Apple's old phones make sense for a new India
Apple's old phones make sense for a new India

Roughly 80 percent of India's population lacks access to the Internet. Apple, purveyor of some of the world's most expensive…

Isle of Man looks to self-driving cars
Isle of Man looks to self-driving cars

Depending on who you ask, it's either the perfect testing site, or a terrible one.

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Gameloft told to repay $2.9m R & D grant
Gameloft told to repay $2.9m R & D grant

Closed down gaming developer Gameloft will be made to pay back a $2.9 million grant to technology researcher…

Yahoo's 'Queen of Excess' fights for job

Yahoo sacks about 1700 employees and shedding some of its excess baggage.

Kiwi app a virtual travel guide

Aucklanders Gordon and Cathy Duncan are not typical software developers.

Mayer's big plan to turn around Yahoo

Marissa Mayer is gearing up for yet another turnaround plan for Yahoo.

Could Alphabet overtake Apple as the world's largest company?
Could Alphabet overtake Apple as the world's largest company?

For years, Apple has enjoyed its status as the most valuable tech company -- by a long shot, but this…

Juha Saarinen: The end of geoblocking is nigh

The Netflix saga is definitely worth following if you're a New Zealand organisation wanting to build an internet-scale business…

Todd Frankel: What it feels like to drive a Tesla on autopilot

I was in the driver's seat of the Tesla Model S, but I wasn't really driving. My hands weren't on the steering wheel. My…

Digital currencies - not just for geeks anymore

Digital legal tender could combine the inventiveness of private virtual currencies with the stability of a government mint…

Is NZ too reliant on Eftpos?

New Zealand is quite unique with its population generally reliant on electronic transactions, a Retail NZ spokesman says…

Sky baffled by app outage
Sky baffled by app outage

Sky Television still doesn't know why the technology behind its app failed, preventing thousands of…

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