Shanti Mathias

Shanti Mathias

Staff Writer

Shanti covers the internet as part of the IRL team. Email her at

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An ode to voice notes

Everyone might hate voicemail, but audio messages are underrated.
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Does #nzpol actually impact politics?

Aotearoa’s politicians, politics obsessives and journalists all use Twitter heaps, but does the platform really matter?