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Datacom’s local govt app launches issue-reporting feature
It is free for people in the community to use and is already in use by a number of councils in New Zealand and Australia.
Spotify launches a new multimedia format called Spotlight
Spotify launched its new multimedia format, Spotlight, which introduces visual layers to complement the listening experience for podcasts.
2018, the year that...apps will become intuitive and conversational
Striking a balance between human-led interactions and digital advancements will be key in delivering the next level of customer service in 2018.
Apple to pump up data center spending by $10 billion
Apple expects to invest over $30 billion in capital expenditures in the US over the next five years and create over 20,000 new jobs.
Norwood launches enterprise VPN security app
World Secure lets organisations easily adjust staff members’ VPN security profiles on the fly in response to evolving cybersecurity threats.
Get your pizza delivered directly to your beach towel this summer
Domino’s Anywhere allows mobile customers to order using a maps-based pin drop feature...
Avolution ramps up digital business productivity with Abacus 5.2 release
“Our focus on making data access and integration quick and easy for Abacus users continues, with the addition of an enhanced REST API."
Fitbit delivers revolutionary update for the Ionic
“With this update, we are delivering on our promise to enhance the smart experience of the Ionic..."
Airbnb is becoming more popular than fried bread in Christchurch
“Airbnb is a clear example of a disruptor; where consumer demand, supported by technology, drives change at exponential rates..."
A deep dive into the Kontrol app for Tesla
Security is extremely important when using an app that controls the entire vehicle...
Kiwi CRM app wins international Xero award
The app received the Xero Development Competition Award for its new Account Management Dashboard (AMD).
Music creators rejoice, GarageBand just got updated
Apple is announcing a major update to GarageBand for iOS, with more creative options.
MAPS.ME launches a new reviewing platform
MAPS.ME is a service that features offline maps and navigation for mobile devices...
You can now download Te Papa’s national art collection
Te Papa has partnered with Wellington start-up Excio to offer an initial 150 images to download from the national art collection...
Ever wanted Superman-vision? WalabotDIY might deliver
“Walabot introduces a new experience to Australians who want to renovate their house..."
Feel Good AR could teach you how to save money and the planet
Activated through an Australian, European or New Zealand currency note, the AR app has been developed by RaboDirect to engage its customers...
ZUS lets you turn your old rust-bucket into a smart car
The ZUS Connected Car System promises that it will enhance the driving experience...
Never fear when Trend Micro is near: The new free app that protects consumers
The new free app aims to help people become aware of how many connected devices they have at home and the potential risks that they have...
MAPS.ME and OpenStreetMap team up to help disaster recovery and response
"A core component of HOT’s mission is to enable more people in more places to contribute to mapping the world in which they live..."
New Qantas app helps pilots reduce carbon emissions
“It provides pilots with flight data in a very visual way, allowing them to see first hand the amount of fuel used at different stages of a flight."
Outsource your laundry with Kiwi app, Laundromap
"Laundromap takes the hassle out of household tasks and life admin..."
Year-old Kiwi delivery services startup is already playing with the big boys
LazyAz began as a 17-year-old's bright idea and has surged into an app taking on global brands in the delivery services and digital marketplace arena.
The all-knowing Samsung TV can now tell you what song is playing on screen
“Smart TVs felt like a natural evolution for the Shazam experience..."
Try on a tattoo or map out the stars: Four exciting augmented reality experiences
Whether you want to map out the sky or try on a tattoo before getting it done, there is an AR app to meet your desire...