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Brislen on Tech

Paul Brislen. 20 October 2017, 4:45 pm

Ten beeeeellion dollars no less.... Also, I do not like that hack on KRACK I do not like it there or back. And finally, are we nearly there yet?

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This is a test of the emergency management system

Paul Brislen. 04 October 2017, 8:02 am

New Zealand woke up last week a nation divided into those that received the 1.30am Civil Defence emergency alert and those who did not.

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EU privacy law deadline looms

Paul Brislen. 25 September 2017, 7:17 am

New privacy guidelines will have a major impact on New Zealand Software as a Service (SaaS) providers who want to do business with the European Union.

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New programme to battle skills shortage

Victoria MacLennan. 21 September 2017, 5:00 am

Only 3% of 15 year old girls want a career in Digital Technology, and of those women globally with STEM degrees a staggering 40% leave our industries to never return. Balance wise, the OECD reported r…

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120,000 kids still without internet access at home, warns lobby group

Paul Brislen. 30 August 2017, 8:40 am

The 20/20 Trust has released its Digital Inclusion Manifesto in the lead up to the election and is calling for all New Zealanders to have affordable access to the internet and "the skills and confiden…

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Fresh concerns about police access to private data

Paul Brislen. 28 August 2017, 7:19 am

Police access to private information remains at the forefront with news that officers sought access to a journalist/activist's bank account details without a warrant during an investigation into the s…

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Show us your policy: Labour

Clare Curran. 22 August 2017, 2:59 pm

Editor's note: We've asked the ICT spokespeople of all the major parties to comment on their policies in the lead up to the election. As they come in we'll publish them here.

Clare Curran is Labour…

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Amazon's 1-click software patent is finally history (almost)

Paul Matthews. 21 August 2017, 1:55 pm

Monday 11th September 2017 may seem like any other Monday, but signifies the end of a 20-year technology patent battle that saw heavyweight Amazon pitched against most of the tech industry across the …

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Brislen on Tech

Paul Brislen. 11 August 2017, 3:31 pm

In which we interrogate political party manifestos, consider the ramifications of poor password control and introduce our cartoonist to the world. Just who is "Jim"?

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Show us your policy: The Māori Party

Te Ururoa Flavell. 09 August 2017, 5:00 am

Editor's note: We've asked the ICT spokespeople of all the major parties to comment on their policies in the lead up to the election. As they come in we'll publish them here. 

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Show us your policy: The Green Party

Gareth Hughes. 07 August 2017, 7:28 am

Editor's note: We've asked the ICT spokespeople of all the major parties to comment on their policies in the lead up to the election. As they come in we'll publish them here.

First out of the block…

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