Changing InternetNZ: our organisational review

Since late 2016, Council has been working on an organisational review of InternetNZ. The simple question we set out to answer was: can the work of the group (InternetNZ, NZRS and the Domain Name Commission) be organised better, to help us achieve our objectives?

The Internet of Things and the Internet of You

The IoT involves everyday objects being subject to network connectivity, allowing data to be sent and received. Think self driving cars and smart heating.

Canterbury Tech Summit overview

Jordan and I attended the Canterbury Tech Summit last week, and wow…I loved every minute of it.

Why you should come to UX New Zealand 2017

User experience (UX) is steadily becoming more and more well known in New Zealand. To quote Nielsen Norman Group, a leading voice in the industry, UX “encompasses all aspects of the end-user's interaction with the company, its services, and its products.

Building the NetHui programme

I wanted to invite people one last time to get involved and let you know the next steps, where the NetHui community will start bringing the 2017 programme together.

New InternetNZ Council 2016/17

InternetNZ held its Annual General Meeting last night and our members voted on four Council positions.

Students solving connectivity issues

The first week of the school holidays saw 30 Taranaki students take on solving Internet connectivity issues in their own backyard.

Take action today - support net neutrality!

Today's a day to act in support of a fundamental element of the open Internet. Read on...

To encrypt or not to encrypt - is not the question

This week the Five Eyes are meeting and according to public statements they will be discussing UK and Australian proposals to "do something" about encryption.

APRICOT 2017, Ho Chi Minh City

People ask me what APRICOT stands for a couple times a year or more. I spell out the acronym, and they tune out. It's a mouthful for sure! What's important is that it's a meeting meant for the people who make the Internet run; and an opportunity to meet, to share, and to learn.