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Carmakers' automated dilemma: How to keep drivers from feeling like robots
Carmakers' automated dilemma: How to keep drivers from feeling like robots

Early versions of automated cars are already rolling into showrooms, whether buyers are ready or not.

YouTube's 1st decade shows sharing free content pays off

YouTube's 10-year legacy is extending beyond its pioneering role in the Internet's video revolution.

Glenn, Whittred: New breed of superstars

The University of Auckland is about to take a plunge into uncharted waters: A series of never-before-seen initiatives aimed…

Leipzig chance for NZ: Simon Bridges

Transport Minister Simon Bridges takes over as head of the International Transport Forum as the organisation tackles ways…

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Fate is 'sealed': Rogue seal released video Fate is 'sealed': Rogue seal released

The drive to work was anything but normal for Michael…

Weather: Snow covers Wellington's Rimutaka Ranges video Weather: Snow covers Wellington's Rimutaka Ranges

Snow covers Wellington's Rimutaka Ranges. Snow fell…

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'Flying boat': Hydroptere to set speed records
video 'Flying boat': Hydroptere to set speed records

The "hydroptère" is almost a hybrid between a boat and a plane. Its crew is set to try to beat a speed record between Los…

Apple should think bigger than a new TV set
Apple should think bigger than a new TV set

Apple could change the way we watch television and movies if it decided to create a smart projector.

Has Google already peaked?
Has Google already peaked?

As Google faces an antitrust probe from European regulators, some analysts are questioning whether the California tech giant's…

Twitter ad strategy no defence for growth slowdown
Twitter ad strategy no defence for growth slowdown

Twitter's ad team will do about anything to win clients yet ad agencies still devote most of their budgets to Facebook and…

Technology

Angry computer call shots
Angry computer call shots

Kiwi researchers are creating an “angry computer” to improve customer service at call centres.

NZ to hack smartphones

NZ and its spying partners exploited weaknesses in one of the world's most popular mobile browsers and planned to hack into…

FTC asked to probe Google and YouTube Kids app

Consumer groups say that YouTube Kids is filled with inappropriate content, including pornographic cartoons.

Here's a web domain that really sucks

Some celebrities and businesses are scrambling to buy a controversial new domain name that actually sucks.

Paralysed man moves prosthetic with mind
Paralysed man moves prosthetic with mind

A man paralysed by a gunshot more than a decade ago can shake hands, drink beer and play "rock, paper…

Dot Sucks: New mocking domains

Celebrities like Kevin Spacey and Taylor Swift, and companies like Yahoo and Apple have snapped up this emerging domain.

Samsung's future runs through Indonesian factories

Samsung, which prospered for years in China, is now facing competition from low-cost manufacturers.

Equitise raises $300k for annuities firm

Crowdfunding platform Equitise is celebrating the success of its second capital raising campaign.

Google Maps is creeping people out

After Google Maps was slammed for labelling Obama a very bad word, people have taken to typing their names into the search…

Uber driver escapes charges
Uber driver escapes charges

The driver was previously charged for using his smartphone as a taxi meter, amid a police sting that…

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Gadgets

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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