Wellington picks contact tracing app – so what about the rest of the country?

An app developed for the local hospitality industry has caught the eye of Wellington City Council.

Review: The iPhone SE is the best deal in tech right now

Apple’s newest phone is a great value lockdown tech upgrade.

Google mobility data shows consistent lockdown behaviour during week three

The third week of lockdown mobility data reveals NZ remains compliant with lockdown measures. 

Fresh Google mobility data shows NZ’s lockdown behaviour remains consistent – with one regional exception

The second week of lockdown mobility data reveals NZ remains compliant with lockdown measures. 

Tech Archive

Spending a lot more time online? Here are five ways to do so safely and privately

We’re all spending a fair amount of time on our phones and computers these days. Here are some simple ways to make that time safer.

Leading from the bottom: How Kiwi craft brewers are taking innovation to the world

New Zealand beers are rightfully being recognised as some of the world's best. That didn't happen by accident. 

How the shift to digital public services is leaving people behind

As government agencies prioritise online interaction, what does it mean for those who just don't have the digital literacy? A new report explores the scale of digital exclusion in NZ.

Stasher: The ‘Airbnb for luggage’ launches in NZ

UK company Stasher allows travellers to store their luggage while offering local businesses a way to earn extra cash. The CEO Jacob Wedderburn-Day explains how the business works.

Weird flex, but OK: Why Samsung thinks you want a flip phone in 2020

Have we reached peak smartphone? Henry Burrell reviews the Samsung Galaxy Z Flip, an engineering marvel which all but highlights how few ways there are to improve phones in 2020.

The hands-on charity asking Aotearoa’s kids to design our EV future

EVolocity is using innovation, creativity and the incoming electric vehicle revolution to encourage kids into STEM education. Madeleine Chapman talks to its founders about the how and why of their mission.

NZ shouldn’t get caught up in the US game over Huawei

Why are we still looking to America first when it comes to our decisions on which countries to engage with?

How much will 5G transform New Zealand business, really?

In a world where we're already conditioned to expect near-instantaneous speed from our mobile internet, what kind of change can we actually expect to see from 5G?

The curious world of New Frontiers

An upcoming three-day conference in Auckland aims to 'envision our future', but Sir Ed Hillary-branded event appears to feature some odd guests.

Can you survive with only an Apple Watch? I ditched my iPhone to find out

I thought I could wean myself off my smartphone by using another piece of technology. Turns out I was fighting a losing battle.

Revealed: New Zealand’s role in the new American war-fighting frontier – space

As the extent of involvement continues to grow, questions arise around the trade-offs, and the absence of public debate.

RIP Zach: Damning ruling finds ‘serious wrongdoing’ by miracle medical AI pair

The father-and-son team behind Zach, the medical AI that seemed too good to be true, have been condemned by an Internal Affairs investigation, which finds they engaged in 'serious wrongdoing'.