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NZ signs air deal with Greece
NZ signs air deal with Greece

New Zealand has signed an air services deal with Greece that will allow for code share flights.

Google offers free storage

Google is offering to store and organise all of the world's digital photos and videos for free.

Swift wristbands saved fans' lives

The multi-coloured flashing wristbands Taylor Swift's fans are given before concerts helped save three devotees' lives.

Humans can't win against killer robots

Killer robots being developed by the US military "will leave humans utterly defenceless", an academic has warned.

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Google's next version of its Android operating system…

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Executive Success: Keeping the IT giants at bay
Executive Success: Keeping the IT giants at bay

When Greg Davidson took the reins at Datacom New Zealand, he went on the record as saying it was harder to turn around a…

Hints dropped for Apple car
Hints dropped for Apple car

Apple's operations chief Jeff Williams has dropped the biggest hint yet that the firm is developing a car.

How a text can shut down your iPhone
How a text can shut down your iPhone

It turns out there's a text message that you can send iPhone users that will shut down their phones.

Software glitch can cause iPhones to crash
Software glitch can cause iPhones to crash

A newly-discovered glitch in Apple's software can cause iPhones to mysteriously shut down when they receive a certain text…

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Will we see more Uber drivers?
Will we see more Uber drivers?

More Uber drivers could soon be on the road after lobbying efforts that included a dinner with the Transport…

video GM to offer Apple, Android systems in '16 models

General Motors will be offering Android and Apple systems in many of its 2016 cars. Other automakers are expected to follow…

Dancing robot 'a breakthrough' - MOTAT

A robot that gives high-fives and dances while playing music is not just a toy, it is a marvel of engineering, says a museum…

'Demonic' teen game overtakes the net

"Charlie Charlie," a game/Internet urban legend of sudden popularity, has surged to the top of the global social media charts…

Drone rules for NZ coming, says Minister
Drone rules for NZ coming, says Minister

Transport Minister Simon Bridges is keen to push ahead with "light handed risk-based" rules around drones…

Authentication texts flow again on Twitter

Tech writer Juha Saarinen on social media SMS messages reinstated on Vodafone and reviews the Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6…

Infamous troll finally banned

Chuck Johnson, the far-right mega-troll, may at last be off Twitter - this time for good.

UFB demand a double-edged sword

Chorus says ultra-fast broadband is going "mainstream" as more users sign up.

Chorus says RMA needs fixing for UFB rollout

Chorus has called on the government to enact changes to the RMA to speed the fibre rollout.

Streaming stretches telco networks
Streaming stretches telco networks

Streaming services have increased congestion on broadband services for the second month in a row.

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A TV as thin as wallpaper
A TV as thin as wallpaper

Mounting a flat screen TV on the wall can be expensive and time consuming - and makes it very hard to redesign your room…

Airport app smoothes travel
Phone ban lifts students' marks
Fitbit files for US IPO
Batteries included: Ambitious gambit by Tesla
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