'LET'S DO THIS' CONDOM GIVEAWAY AT UNIVERSITY OF CANTERBURY EVENT

What started as a campaign slogan for a vibrant new leader - now Prime Minister - has become a cheeky slogan on condoms.As well as...

JUHA SAARINEN: HAS AI GOT YOU CURIOUS? HAVE A PLAY

Where will massively scalable artificial intelligence and machine learning computer systems that can work tirelessly around the clock...

 
 
 

QUIZ: CAN YOU PASS A GOOGLE JOB INTERVIEW?

For many people working for Google would be a dream job but landing a spot is not an easy process.The company is renowned for its difficult...

WHAT TO DO IF YOUR CHILD IS A CYBERBULLY

Cyberbullying has become a significant issue for young people learning to navigate a life that is increasingly online. Like bullying...

 
 
 

KIWI TEEN GRACE VLAANDEREN NARROWLY AVOIDS DEPORTATION FROM AUSTRALIA FOR JEWELLERY THEFT

A depressed and hard-up Kiwi who worked at a Pandora jewellery shop in Australia has narrowly avoided being kicked out of the country...

SPACEX PLANS TO BEAM INTERNET TO EARTH

SpaceX is preparing to hit another orbital milestone with the launch of a pair of experimental satellites on Sunday that's designed...

 
 
 

MESSAGE WITH INDIAN LANGUAGE SYMBOL CAN CRASH IPHONES

A devastating "text bomb" that crashes Apple devices has been uncovered by researchers.It works by sending iPhones, iPads and Macs...

PORIRUA CITY COUNCIL AND WHANGAREI DISTRICT COUNCIL WEBSITES CRYPTOJACKED IN INTERNATIONAL CYBER ATTACK

At least two council websites fell victim to cryptojackers last weekend without anybody realising, leaving visitors to the sites unwittingly...

 
 
 

CHRIS BISHOP'S CAMPAIGN TEAM SUGGESTED HE OPEN A SNAPCHAT ACCOUNT

National's Hutt South MP Chris Bishop opened his controversy-causing Snapchat account after it was suggested by his campaign team.This...

FLORIDA MEGA-CHURCH SKIPS TIP ON $1000 OUTBACK STEAKHOUSE ORDER, GETS WAITRESS SACKED

A stingy Florida mega-church has been bombarded with hate messages after an Outback Steakhouse waitress lost her job for complaining...

 
 
 

DEREK HANDLEY: THE POWER OF BLOCKCHAIN GOES FAR BEYOND CURRENCIES

In 2017 it was perhaps still okay to pretend to know what blockchain and Bitcoin are and fudge your way through it. In 2018 it won't...

WHANGANUI CAFE'S CARAMILK CHEESECAKE GOES VIRAL

Limited edition chocolate is one thing but putting it in a cheesecake has led to a Kiwi cafe becoming an internet sensation.When Kimberley...

 
 
 

PUERTOPIA: THE NEW CRYPTO-UTOPIA FOR BILLIONAIRES

They have become super-rich virtually overnight thanks to cryptocurrencies. And now, dozens of entrepreneurs are preparing to move...

EDITORIAL: QUANTITY - NOT QUALITY - OF TV-STREAMING OPTIONS HAS KILLED DVD STORES

The final credits are rolling on video stores around the country.Killed by technology , by the end of February there will be just one...

 
 
 

CRASH SNARLS UP WELLINGTON TRAFFIC OUTSIDE TERRACE TUNNEL

A crash during rush hour in Wellington has caused a back up in traffic around the Terrace Tunnel.Motorists heading home this evening...

OPPO'S R11S OFFERS PREMIUM SMARTPHONE FEATURES FOR A FRACTION OF THE COST

You don't need to spend $1079 on Apple's iPhone 8 when you can buy a Chinese clone for almost half the price.I know you are thinking...

 
 
 

GAMING FAMILY: KIWI COUPLE MET PLAYING XBOX ONLINE

An engaged couple who met and fell in love while playing Xbox online are passing on their passion to their three kids by video gaming...

MRS DOTCOM SPEAKS ON LIFE, LOVE AND BABIES WITH KIM DOTCOM

She's not a gold digger. She does love him. And yes, they do have sex. And frankly, she says, any more detail about that is no one's...

 
 
 

SUPER BOWL STAR TOM BRADY IGNITES CONTROVERSY AFTER KISS WITH SON

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady has been panned on Twitter over a controversial scene in his new Facebook Watch documentary,...

MOHAMED HADID ACCUSED OF DATE RAPE BY MODEL

Bella and Gigi Hadid's architect father has strenuously denied allegations made by another model that he date raped her. Mohamed Hadid,...

 
 
 



Android's official augmented reality toolkit is available to the public

Android's official augmented reality toolkit is available to the public

Google's take on a mobile augmented reality framework is no longer limited to a modestly-sized preview. It just released ARCore 1.0, letting anyone publish Android apps that... Read more ...

Sony Xperia XZ2 and XZ2 Compact leak out ahead of MWC

Sony Xperia XZ2 and XZ2 Compact leak out ahead of MWC

Lots of manufacturers will debut new smartphone hardware at MWC next week, Sony included. But it looks like Sony's surprise has been ruined thanks to a new leak. The Sony... Read more ...

The first Android Go phones will be announced next week at Mobile World Congress

The first Android Go phones will be announced next week at Mobile World Congress

Android Go is Google's latest attempt to build a version of Android specifically designed for low-end phones, and the company has announced that we'll start to see the first... Read more ...

More proof the Galaxy S9 will be just as expensive as we thought

More proof the Galaxy S9 will be just as expensive as we thought

An image from a trusted leaker the other day reaffirmed what we've been suspecting. The Galaxy S9 will be more expensive than the Galaxy S8 was at launch, with the Plus model... Read more ...

MWC 2018: Samsung's Galaxy S9 reveal and everything else you need to know

MWC 2018: Samsung's Galaxy S9 reveal and everything else you need to know

The new phones are coming! Mobile World Congress is nearly upon us, and soon we'll be feasting our eyes on the latest and greatest Android has to offer. So whether you're... Read more ...

Microsoft adding support for running multiple instances of UWP Windows 10 apps

Microsoft adding support for running multiple instances of UWP Windows 10 apps

Developers will be able to enable the feature within their apps. Microsoft will soon allow developers to support opening multiple instances of their Universal Windows Platform... Read more ...

More than 40 companies working on new generation of text messaging

More than 40 companies working on new generation of text messaging

160 character limits suck - RCS messaging promises to revolutionize the way you text message. Google has updated the world on the progress of the upgrade, and wants to show... Read more ...

Multilingual Google Assistant to add more than 20 languages to its repertoire

Multilingual Google Assistant to add more than 20 languages to its repertoire

Despite being available in eight languages, Google Assistant is expanding its multilingual capabilities, with Google aiming to add support for more than 20 additional languages... Read more ...

Now Available on Steam - YUMENIKKI -DREAM DIARY

Now Available on Steam - YUMENIKKI -DREAM DIARY

YUMENIKKI -DREAM DIARY- is Now Available on Steam! Yume Nikki has been hailed as one of the greatest games ever created with RPG Maker. The new YUMENIKKI -DREAM DIARY- is not a... Read more ...

Pokémon Go Legendary Raid Bosses Return To Determine What Will Hatch From Eggs

Pokémon Go Legendary Raid Bosses Return To Determine What Will Hatch From Eggs

Niantic has been steadily cycling through legendary raid bosses for Pokémon Go trainers to battle and catch, and usually once they're gone, they're gone. However, for one week... Read more ...