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NZ$39 smartphone goes on sale in India
NZ$39 smartphone goes on sale in India

The maker of a new NZ$39.40 smartphone billed as India's cheapest says it aims to sell half a million in the next three…

Apple loses bid to block Samsung phone sales

A federal judge has rejected Apple's attempt to block the sale of several older Samsung smartphones that copied features…

Tech zeal keeps TIN man on task

Greg Shanahan knows a lot about the New Zealand technology sector. For the past 15 years, he has been following the progress…

Apple preps largest-ever iPad

Apple is preparing to manufacture the company's largest-ever iPad, one that will feature a 12.9 inch screen, according to…

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Girl accidentally kills gun instructor video Girl accidentally kills gun instructor

The death of a firing-range instructor at the hands…

IMF Chief Lagarde Under Investigation in France video IMF Chief Lagarde Under Investigation in France

Christine Lagarde, the chief of the International…

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Instagram launches Hyperlapse video app
Instagram launches Hyperlapse video app

The Hyperlapse "app" lets people easily make high-quality time-lapse videos even while moving around with a smartphone.

Juha Saarinen: The spies that searched
Juha Saarinen: The spies that searched

How do intelligence agencies find that needle in the absolutely humongous haystack of surveillance data?

Social media users shy away from opinions - study
Social media users shy away from opinions - study

People who use Facebook and Twitter are less likely than others to share their opinions on hot-button issues, according…

Parents set bad example by staying glued to smartphones
Parents set bad example by staying glued to smartphones

Families are getting worse at communicating, parenting groups warn, as parents fail to set a good example to their children…

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Blast from the past warns staff of deadlines
Blast from the past warns staff of deadlines

Sounds of old typewriters are being pumped into The Times newsroom to increase energy levels and help…

Cruise ships of the future?

Hot competition to make the biggest splash in the cruise industry has taken another step with the unveiling of details of…

747: Is its number up?

In its heyday, the Boeing 747 was hailed for its fuel efficiency but comparatively now is a gas guzzler, consuming fuel…

Government to continue $50m rural broadband levy

The Government will continue to charge a $50 million annual telecommunications levy for another three years to pay to extend…

Amazon buys gamer site for $1b, beats Google
Amazon buys gamer site for $1b, beats Google

Amazon.com is buying video service Twitch Interactive for about $1 billion in its biggest acquisition…

'Hypersonic' weapon test fails

The US military has detonated a hypersonic weapon seconds after lift-off, amid hopes of building conventional weapons with…

Regulator talking to NZX over timing of Blis release

The Financial Markets Authority has contacted stock exchange operator NZX after share traders potentially gained an unfair…

Men get more Twitter abuse than women

Male celebrities get more Twitter abuse than women, but men are also more likely to hurl abuse, a study shows.

Dotcom: I had no idea Liu had problems

Kim Dotcom says he had no idea there were questions over money invested in the filesharing website Mega by another shareholder…

Palmerston North wins Chorus fibre race
Palmerston North wins Chorus fibre race

Palmerston North has the highest uptake of Chorus' ultra-fast broadband, with the listed company…

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Apple Watch: Goodbye
Apple Watch: Goodbye

OK, so this is the last Apple Watch on the New Zealand Herald online. The 485th. I will switch the…

Self-assembling robots
Apple Watch: NZ App-enings: VoiceMail, Syncrasy and Sleepine
Robots to take over many human jobs
Apple Watch: iPads for Elim students
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Apple Watch: MacSurge
Apple Watch: MacSurge

One of the figures that came out of Apple's earnings call last week, as already discussed, was a surge…

Apple Watch: Cook's books - some numbers for you
Apple Watch: Apple the Haunted Empire
Apple Watch: Big deep blue
Apple Watch: Google this
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