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Arrow Electronics puts innovation on display
“Innovators and engineers in every corner of the world are constantly at a race not just against current or emerging competitors, but also against themselves."
10 Jan 19
There’s a cost to not innovating and the public sector risks paying full price
There may be reasons for public sector agencies in particular to be somewhat reluctant with IT innovation spend.
09 Jan 19
PhD student's wildlife-monitoring drone wins award
“You see a lot in the media about the threats facing yellow-eyed penguins in New Zealand, but those reports are mainly based on penguins from the mainland."
05 Dec 18
Spark to launch emerging tech innovation unit in 2019
The as yet unnamed unit will be headed by Claire Barber and focus on R&D, operating as a distinct unit from the main business.
23 Nov 18
Infosys aims to generate 1,200 IT jobs for Aussies
The company will open three Innovation Hubs and create new skilled jobs for graduates and professionals by 2020.
22 Nov 18
Government still stuck in the past? Not on GovTech's watch
What exactly is GovTech and what’s been happening in our capital city?
14 Nov 18
Commercial drones will only take off if safety is paramount
New Zealand’s commercial drone services could be ready within the next two years, but only if enough research is done to make certain that the public is safe.
12 Nov 18
CA ANZ prepares accounting industry for disruption
Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (CA ANZ) has called on some of Australasia’s notable innovation communities to help future-proof the accounting industry.
30 Oct 18
Waikato businesses great at ideation but stumble at commercialisation, says expert
The Waikato might be one of the best at producing innovative ideas, but it’s not so good at commercialising them.
08 Oct 18
Why Kiwi businesses need to invest in innovation
"The research shows that companies who decide to invest in innovation can be rewarded by gains in productivity."
02 Oct 18
Ten new ways for everyone to achieve more in the modern workplace
Microsoft is introducing new capabilities in Microsoft 365 that make it possible for every person to do their best work.
25 Sep 18
Testing technology: Why Australia is the perfect sandbox for innovation
"With 25 million residents, the Australian market is ripe for experimentation and is representative of some of the world’s most competitive markets."
24 Sep 18
Vodafone launches its latest smart workplace of the future
"We look to reflect diversity in ages, culture and types of work so that there’s space for everyone," says Murray Dobson.
05 Sep 18
Exclusive: How open source is driving innovation in A/NZ
"Open source is quickly becoming mainstream and the community behind it just keeps on growing."
22 Aug 18
Christchurch's Ara Institute is about to get 'awesome'
The Ministry of Awesome and Ara Institute of Canterbury are combining their powers to launch a joint innovation hub in Christchurch.
16 Aug 18
Immersive storytelling: Adobe’s vision for VR/AR
Before the event, Adobe announced that they would be featuring VR and some of the ways they see it impacting the future.
16 Aug 18
Video: SIGGRAPH 2018 - The art and innovation
A five-minute video highlighting some of the most interesting moments in art and innovation at SIGGRAPH 2018 in Vancouver.
16 Aug 18
Datacom wins Adobe award
Adobe has gathered leading experience makers from around the world for Adobe Symposium 2018, which commenced today in Sydney.
15 Aug 18
Mahuki innovation accelerator welcomes future digital leaders
Te Papa’s Mahuki innovation accelerator has welcomed 10 teams to this year’s residency programme that will run over the next four months.
15 Aug 18
Security incident preparedness within reach of NZ businesses
New Zealand’s business community is in a prime position to learn from those who have already overcome challenges to balance risk with innovation.
15 Aug 18
Innovative EV projects receive $3.97m government funding
“This is about demonstrating the rapidly evolving technology that is making electric vehicles a practical option for a growing number of businesses."
08 Aug 18
SwipedOn CEO explains how his Tauranga SaaS startup went global
SwipedOn is a fast-growing Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) that is used in more than 2000 cities worldwide, and it all started in the Bay of Plenty.
26 Jun 18
Brothers behind Kiwi Connect scoop Kea Friends of New Zealand Award
With luck, our nation can help lead the way, by example, through the challenges of today into a beautiful tomorrow,” comments Brian Monahan.
25 Jun 18
Big retailers changing channel tactics to combat e-commerce - GlobalData
This includes implementing in-store technologies such as self-checkout counters, scan and pay mobile applications and unmanned stores.
13 Jun 18