Kiwi help for Third World babies
Kiwi help for Third World babies

The lives of thousands of sick newborn babies in poor countries could be saved with a smart and relatively cheap device…

School moves to protect student apps

An Auckland school is seeking legal advice on how to best protect the intellectual property of students who are designing…

Google serious about robots

Google has announced a partnership with artificial intelligence (AI) teams at Oxford University to teach machines to think…

Facebook releases anonymous chatroom app

Facebook has released an application that lets people create virtual "rooms" to chat about whatever they wish using any…


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Cracking the code

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Cloud business boosts Microsoft
Cloud business boosts Microsoft

Microsoft's quarterly profit and revenue has sailed past expectations, as chief executive Satya Nadella's push to embrace…

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Zuckerberg speaks Chinese

The young billionaire delighted an audience of Chinese students this week with a 30-minute chat in his recently learned…

Google unveils app for managing Gmail inboxes
Google unveils app for managing Gmail inboxes

Google is introducing an app to make it easier for its Gmail users to find and manage important information in emails.


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A day buying things with Apple Pay

Apple has promised that its Pay service can revolutionise the way we shop, replacing a credit card swipe…

Executive Success: Data is power, if you can find it

It's a war of data and the smart organisations are using data as their secret weapon," says Michael Whitehead, chief executive…

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PhotoMath reads and solves mathematical expressions by using the camera of your mobile device in real time. It makes math…

Security warning for iCloud

Apple has warned about intermittent organised network attacks using insecure certificates to obtain user information.

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Inside the new booze bus

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Follow Brits, say techies

Moves by the UK Government to include programming as a core subject for children aged 5 and over is what New Zealand needs…

$7.9b for Yahoo

Yahoo's quarterly profit has surged with its sale of shares in Chinese internet powerhouse Alibaba.

McFly! The hoverboard is real

Gadget based on Back to the Future II board uses a magnetic field to generate lift. Yours for just $US10,000.

Microsoft boss banks $84m

Microsoft chief executive Satya Nadella won't need to worry too much about asking for a raise.

Juha Saarinen: Apple OS X 10.10 a mixed bag
Juha Saarinen: Apple OS X 10.10 a mixed bag

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