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Tech Universe: Thursday 24 April
Tech Universe: Thursday 24 April

A QUICK HIGH: If you find the lift to the 4th floor slow just think about how lifts work in skyscrapers. In Guangzhou…

Kiwi firm strikes Telstra deal

NZ cyber-security firm Mako Networks says a deal it has struck with Australia's biggest telecommunications provider is potentially…

Russia's Zuckerberg flees country

The founder of Russia's leading social media network has left his post as CEO and fled the country as cronies of Vladimir…

Safety app for dark city streets

A former Victoria University student who felt unsafe on city streets has developed a smartphone app that keeps tabs on its…

Video

Candle light vigil for ferry disaster video Candle light vigil for ferry disaster

Hundreds of parents of children who were aboard the…

Turkey to mark 99th anniversary of Gallipoli video Turkey to mark 99th anniversary of Gallipoli

On the eve of the 99th anniversary of the World War…

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Tech Universe: Wednesday 23 April
Tech Universe: Wednesday 23 April

GIVE BACK THE LIGHT: There's a 500 metre stretch of highway near Oss in the Netherlands that has no streetlights. Instead…

Cat app top priority for Abbott officials
Cat app top priority for Abbott officials

The Australian government used up more than 130 pages of correspondence talking about a viral web plug-in that replaces…

Tech staff take Silicon Valley giants to court
Tech staff take Silicon Valley giants to court

A group of technology executives are suing Google, Apple, Intel and Adobe for alleged collusion to suppress their wages.

Nike exiting wearable tech might be good for field
Nike exiting wearable tech might be good for field

Getting out of the wearable hardware game makes sense for Nike - it has perfected manufacturing clothes but isn't exactly…

Technology

Fast-growing Netflix to up prices
Fast-growing Netflix to up prices

Netflix is preparing to raise its prices for the first time in three years to help pay for more internet…

Broadcasters battle internet TV threat

Thirty years after failing to convince the Supreme Court of the threat posed by home video recordings, US media companies…

Express emotions through digital eyes

Can't be bothered to show anyone what you're thinking? A Japanese scientist has the answer - a pair of digital eyes that…

LinkedIn reaches 300 million mark

The career-focused social network LinkedIn says it's reached 300 million members, with more than half the total outside…

US tech company buys NZ software developer
US tech company buys NZ software developer

New Zealand software developer Optima has been sold to a United States technology firm for an undisclosed…

Five novel features an Amazon smartphone could offer

Rumours of an Amazon smartphone have reached a fever pitch, with several tech blogs speculating that the device could be…

David Spencer: The case for a shorter work week

In a world of iPhones and drones, people are right to wonder why they are still working so hard.

Note to self: stop drinking

You're in a bar having a few drinks - and then you get a text message from yourself saying it's time to go home.

video Meet Honda's latest humanoid

It walks and runs, even up and down stairs. It can open a bottle and serve a drink, and politely tries to shake hands with…

PlayStation partners with Kiwi school
PlayStation partners with Kiwi school

Kiwi students will soon have the chance to develop their own games using the Sony PlayStation platform…

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Compute

Apple Watch: Help!
Apple Watch: Help!

Once upon a time, every Apple product shipped with a big manual (well, some were bigger than others)…

Hands on: Logitech Bluetooth Audio Adapter
Apple Watch: iPhone therefore iApp
Apple Watch: Beating Apple
Hands on: System Mechanic 12.7
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Apple Watch

Apple Watch: Nothing like the Amazon
Apple Watch: Nothing like the Amazon

Once upon a time, not so long ago, Apple and Greenpeace weren't exactly best mates. Greenpeace criticised…

Apple Watch: Microsoft - it's the Word
Apple Watch: Indispensable iPad apps
Apple Watch: Apple's stamp
Apple Watch: Mac Pro video
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Games

Game review: Fez
Game review: Fez

Gomez is having a heck of a day. The emergence of a hitherto-unknown third dimension has rattled the foundation of his peaceful…

Keogh: When TV and games play nice
Game review: Dark Souls II
Game reviews: Lego Movie Game, Lego the Hobbit
Landfill dig planned to recover 'worst game ever'
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