A million eyes Telecom’s internet television service

Press Release – Horizon Research Limited

Telecom might have a market of more than a million New Zealand adults interested in using its internet television service if the content and price are affordable. Read more »

New Safety Service for travellers in New Zealand

Press Release – TravelsafeNZ

A new Safety Service for Domestic and International travellers to New Zealand will now be available at the touch of a screen. Read more »

Imarda launches its global expansion

Press Release – Imarda

The location based fleet-management specialists Imarda Ltd have today embarked on the global expansion phase of their i360 platform, releasing the details of their first Franchisee Partnership with Imarda SA Technologies (Pty) Ltd formerly Telematics … Read more »

New AVG Vault Apps for iOS® and Android™

Press Release – AVG

New AVG Vault Apps for iOS and Android Help Keep Users Personal Digital Information Private and Secure Latest free application from AVG Technologies gives consumers control of the security and privacy of personal data stored on connected … Read more »

Chorus lifts broadband connections 1.1% in first quarter

Article – BusinessDesk

April 16 (BusinessDesk) Chorus, the network operator spun out of Telecom in 2011, increased its broadband connections by 1.1 percent in the first quarter while its fixed-line connections edged up 0.2 percent. Read more »

Goodhew: SeniorNet

Speech – Forest and Bird

Digital technology is now very much a part of our everyday lives. It seems like now nearly everything is done via the internet. Email or instant messages are sent in a split second and the worlds information is at our fingertips. The request to … Read more »

A Refreshed No-Surcharge App has been launched

Press Release – LittleMonkey

With more and more people wanting to dine out over public holidays but being put off by the 15-20% surcharges implemented at some restaurants, bars and caf’sLittleMonkey developed a No-Surcharge app which was a huge success. The app has had great feedback … Read more »

NZ ADSL outperforms UK and USA

Press Release – TrueNet

Since TrueNet began operations in 2010, their focus on publishing Speed by Time of Day (ToD) performance has driven NZ ISPs to compete. This is not the case in the USA, or the UK where similar measurements over a longer period have not resulted … Read more »

Telecom trims and extends banking facility

Article – BusinessDesk

April 15 (BusinessDesk) – Telecom Corp, the countrys biggest telecommunications company, has trimmed the size of a banking facility, while pushing out its maturity date until 2017. Read more »

ASB PayTag brings contactless payments to your mobile phone

Press Release – ASB Bank

ASB is taking another a giant leap towards pervasive mobile banking with the launch of ASB PayTag, a new technology allowing convenient and secure credit and debit card payments with a simple tap of your mobile phone. Read more »

Over 15 percent of Rolleston has switched to fibre broadband

Press Release – Enable

Over 15 percent of Rolleston homes and businesses have made the switch to fibre broadband in less than six months since Enable launched its network in the town. Enable has received almost 600 orders for fibre broadband from the town at almost three times … Read more »

Telecom bringing customers the future of wearable technology

Press Release – Telecom New Zealand

Telecom customers can access a whole suite of new Samsung devices from today, with the launch of wearable technology – the Gear 2 and Gear Fit, as well as the flagship smartphone – the Samsung Galaxy S5. Read more »

Chorus to appeal copper pricing judgment

Article – BusinessDesk

April 11 (BusinessDesk) – Chorus will appeal a High Court ruling upholding the Commerce Commissions determination setting the regulated prices on the telecommunications network operators copper lines. Read more »

Great use of police mobility devices

Press Release – New Zealand Police

Police caught two burglars in the early this morning following some innovative use of an iPhone. About 10pm last night the Stakeout Bar and Grill restaurant in Bank Street, Whangrei was broken into. Police attended the scene, but the offenders … Read more »

Vodafone provides support for Solomon Islands

Press Release – Vodafone

Vodafone has announced it will credit its New Zealand customers calls and TXTs to the Solomon Islands following last weeks devastating floods and earthquake. Read more »

Social and economic boost should be seized

Press Release – Northpower

Whangarei is on the cusp of ‘once in a lifetime’ opportunity to boost economic and social development, with the local ultra-fast broadband network just weeks away from completion. Read more »

$2.48m to improve broadband for the Chatham Islands

Press Release – New Zealand Government

Work to deliver a significant improvement in broadband services for Chatham Islanders will start almost immediately, following the signing of a $2.48 million contract between the Government and TeamTalk Ltd. Read more »

Check Before You Buy a Second Hand Mobile

Press Release – TCF

The New Zealand Telecommunications Forum (TCF) has today launched an online service that allows mobile phone users to check whether a handset has been blocked from use on New Zealand networks before they buy, saving innocent purchasers time and money. Read more »

Chrous split was ‘always going to drive pricing ‘sea-change’

Article – BusinessDesk

April 8 (BusinessDesk) The law change allowing Telecom to carve out its Chorus network unit to participate in the governments ultra-fast broadband scheme was always going to drive a pricing sea-change for the companys regulated services, … Read more »

Telecom’s mobile network connects locals in the Far North

Press Release – Telecom New Zealand

Locals and visitors to Houhora, Pukenui and the coastline north to Rarawa Bay may notice a boost in mobile coverage in the area, with Telecom announcing today that it has invested more than $175,000 on improved coverage to the region. Read more »

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