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Hot News in IT this week

Simon Eskow. 21 November 2014, 7:00 am

Highlights of news from New Zealand and around the world, including:

Surveys give hint to companies' tech priorities in 2015, and the skills that will be in demand. ...Candace Kinser takes lead rol…

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Simon Eskow. 14 November 2014, 7:00 am

Highlights of news from New Zealand and around the world, including:

Summer of Tech reports highest number of women taking paid internships since programme started in 2006. ...Voyager tops NZ Deloi…

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Hot News in IT this week

Simon Eskow. 07 November 2014, 7:00 am

Highlights of news from New Zealand and around the world, including:

Report shows Kiwi SMEs have increased their use of social media and websites for business. ...At least one Telco is on the verge…

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Simon Eskow. 31 October 2014, 7:00 am

Highlights of news from New Zealand and around the world, including:

Survey shows technology making moderate to vast improvements in student performance, but personal devices pose a new class room …

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Simon Eskow. 24 October 2014, 7:00 am

Highlights of news from New Zealand and around the world, including:

Auckland startup becomes first Kiwi as Google for Work Partner. ...TIN 100 revealed, showing continued growth in tech sector, bu…

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Simon Eskow. 17 October 2014, 7:00 am

Highlights of news from New Zealand and around the world, including:

Poodle yaps at the heels of Heartbleed and Shellshock as third major vulnerability discovered this year, prompting warnings to S…

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Excellence in IT Awards winners announced at black-tie event

Simon Eskow. 15 October 2014, 4:44 pm

Organisers of the inaugural Excellence in IT Awards announced the winners at a gala event last Friday to cap off the first ITx, New Zealand's conference of IT.

Several hundred IT professionals gath…

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Hot News in IT this week

Simon Eskow. 10 October 2014, 7:00 am

Highlights of news from New Zealand and around the world, including:

Smaller wireless broadband providers form industry lobby group in Wellington. ...Annual survey shows New Zealand tech companies …

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Hot News in IT this week

Simon Eskow. 03 October 2014, 7:00 am

Highlights of news from New Zealand and around the world, including:

Intentionally unrefined Windows 10 pre-release testing will be a rough ride for intrepid Microsoft "Insiders". ...New Zealand bu…

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Simon Eskow. 26 September 2014, 7:00 am

Highlights of news from New Zealand and around the world, including:

Wellington area residents invited to hack suburban traffic problem in October. ...University of Otago rolls out virtual desktop …

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Hot News in IT this week

Simon Eskow. 19 September 2014, 7:00 am

Highlights of news from New Zealand and around the world, including:

Wellington looks to Australia in IT recruitment campaign, citing at least 500 vacancies in the local market. ...AUT officially l…

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Hot News in IT this week

Simon Eskow. 12 September 2014, 7:00 am

Highlights of news from New Zealand and around the world, including:

Game development in New Zealand is starting to shape up as a strong export market, as Kiwi game makers double their revenues in …

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Hot News in IT this week

Simon Eskow. 05 September 2014, 7:00 am

Highlights of news from New Zealand and around the world, including:

Nude celebrity photo breach sends jitters around the world about iCloud, but Apple seen as slow to respond. Should we be worried…

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Hot News in IT this week

Simon Eskow. 29 August 2014, 7:00 am

Highlights of news from New Zealand and around the world, including:

The TIN 100 give news media a sneak peak of their annual report on hottest New Zealand tech companies, which is now in its tenth…

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Analysts make case for agile mobility

Simon Eskow. 20 August 2014, 1:20 pm

Large businesses across Asia Pacific are getting on board with BYOD, but often don't have a clear understanding of how to make the most of apps from a strategic point of view.

When they do figure …

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Going Native for some deep user insights

Richard Douglass. 14 August 2014, 6:00 pm

We hear UX hipsters throwing about expressions like 'fielding' and 'deep hanging out', but what are they talking about, and is there any value in this pursuit?

User Experience Consultant Richard Do…

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What govt.nz took from the UK

Jared Gulian. 07 August 2014, 11:45 am

When the DIA launched the beta.govt.nz website in August 2013, people noticed its striking similarity to a certain website from the United Kingdom, GOV.UK. That was no accident. The UK website is an o…

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Deadline looms on IITP conference submissions

Simon Eskow. 03 July 2014, 1:50 pm

ICT practitioners, researchers and decision makers from industry, government/public sector and academia have until 7 July to submit content for the IITP Conference in October.

IITP officials say th…

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ICT Trends: Fresh Developments

Garry Roberton. 01 July 2014, 10:25 am

Computer researchers and engineers are constantly searching for ways to make the teaching and learning of computational thinking, problem solving, and computer programming more user-friendly and enjoy…

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WinterNZ to land more IT students in Silicon Valley

Simon Eskow. 27 June 2014, 1:37 pm

New Zealand computer science majors planning to spend their summer holiday at the beach will probably think twice with the return of WinterNZ.

This twelve-week internship programme will put success…

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