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Doing more with companion devices
Doing more with companion devices

Apple has ways of encouraging you to buy more of its products: It offers bonus features that work only when paired with…

Parents: Should you post?

Privacy-wary parents are increasingly pausing before they post photos and names about their wee ones on social media.

Octopus camouflage inspires auto-match fabric

The octopus' ability to camouflage itself has inspired a new kind of thin, flexible fabric that can automatically match…

Google's decade of big bets

Google has snapped up more than 250 companies since its IPO 10 years ago, but CEO Larry Page is determined to push even…

Video

Cunliffe: 'I'm not a cry baby' video Cunliffe: 'I'm not a cry baby'

Alternative Prime Minister and Labour leader David…

Cunliffe: No negotiations before election video Cunliffe: No negotiations before election

Alternative Prime Minister and Labour leader David…

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Should we ban Comic Sans?
Should we ban Comic Sans?

It's the font that's openly ridiculed for its jaunty style, but as an exhibition opens to celebrate 20 years of Comic Sans…

Juha Saarinen: Xiaomi copy phone and Google Translate
Juha Saarinen: Xiaomi copy phone and Google Translate

Chinese smartphone vendor Xiaomi has shown it's possible not just to beat the competition in a mature market, but also to…

Ballmer steps down from Microsoft to focus on LA Clippers
Ballmer steps down from Microsoft to focus on LA Clippers

Former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer is stepping down from the company's board to devote more time to his ownership of the…

Broker recommends offloading Xero shares
Broker recommends offloading Xero shares

Broker Craigs Investment Partners has slapped a sell recommendation on Xero shares after initiating research of the online…

Technology

Is the internet really full up?
Is the internet really full up?

It began with a few dropped connections then before long, some websites were persistently unavailable…

Will zero-data kill the net?

Apps and websites that don't count against a users' data plan are popping up in the US and abroad under names like Facebook…

Lateral shares debut on NZAX

Shares in mobile technology developer Lateral Corporation opened at 20c today, valuing the business at $4.1 million, following…

Uber-style flight sharing app deemed illegal

A service which connects available pilots with passengers willing to split travel costs isn't operating legally says an…

Behind theTesla-Toyota culture clash
Behind theTesla-Toyota culture clash

Four years ago, Tesla Motors Chairman Elon Musk invited a fan to his California home and let him take…

Robot hitchhiker nears end of 6000km journey

It has dipped its boots in Lake Superior, crashed a wedding and attended an aboriginal pow-wow.

23,768 emails to zero. How?

In two weeks, I went from 23,768 emails in my inbox to zero. Here's how.

Sharks attacking the internet

The Internet is a series of tubes ... that are sometimes attacked by sharks. Reports of sharks biting the undersea cables…

Is cyberspace bursting at the seams?

It began with a few dropped internet connections. Before long, some websites were persistently unavailable.

Tale of two tech firms
Tale of two tech firms

It was a tale of two technology companies yesterday as Eroad stock soared following the firm's NZX debut…

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Compute

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

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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