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Apple buys PowerbyProxi

Paul Brislen. 25 October 2017, 9:02 am

The Auckland-based wireless charging company spun out of a university research project now the latest jewel in Apple's crown.

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Aussie telco to sell NZ assets

Paul Brislen. 24 October 2017, 7:47 am

Vocus is to sell its New Zealand assets and is appointing and advisor to oversee the move.

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The $10 billion industry

Paul Brislen. 19 October 2017, 5:00 am

ICT has become the $10 billion industry in this year's TIN200 report into the sector.

For the first time, the top 200 technology-related companies have crossed the $10 billion a year revenue barrier, with huge growth in financial technology, digital media and the agritech sectors.

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Brislen on Tech

Paul Brislen. 06 October 2017, 2:00 pm

How to find the people to build our brave new world.... Fuji Xerox faces an uphill struggle... And let's sleep on it: how woke is New Zealand (to the dangers of TXT messages)?

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New broom at Fuji Xerox

Paul Brislen. 02 October 2017, 10:48 am

Scandal struck Fuji Xerox has appointed a new CEO for the New Zealand end of its business.

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New Zealand's most successful tech company?

Paul Brislen. 19 September 2017, 7:14 am

It's probably New Zealand's most well-known tech export and after this year's Xerocon, the cloud accounting service Xero is riding high.

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World's best practice IT departments deliver the goods

ITP staff. 16 August 2017, 7:08 am

The best IT departments are more than twice as likely to finish a project on time and on budget as those who don't use world's best practice, a new report claims, but ROI remains an elusive beast.

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Research and development (still) needs an overhaul

Ian Apperley. 31 July 2017, 6:56 am

R&D spending simply isn't delivering what we'd hope to see. Government spending is on par with our competitors but private spending simply isn't there, which raises the question: what can we do to dri…

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Fuji Xerox halts govt contract bids

Paul Brislen. 26 July 2017, 11:17 am

Beleaguered printer company Fuji Xerox has agreed to a "voluntary suspension" from all its current government contracts following ongoing concerns about the company's accounting practices, which have …

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The Folly of the Short Game in IT

Dave Lane. 12 June 2017, 8:01 am

In 2002 Sun Microsystems was considering purchasing Microsoft Office for its 35,000 staff. They worked out the per-seat cost (taking into accounts volume discounts) and instead decided it would be mo…

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Connecting rural New Zealand to the wireless technology future

InternetNZ. 12 May 2017, 1:21 pm

A guest blog from The Rural Connectivity Group - Vodafone, Spark and 2degrees, as part of the RBI2 bids blog series. Cross posted from InternetNZ.

This blog post is the third of a series and was wr…

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