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7 Dec
The InternetNZ project grant round for 2016-17 was launched in July and we received 43 applications. After careful assessment by the InternetNZ Grants Committee and decision by InternetNZ Council, we...
6 Dec
We live in a world where more and more things we buy are becoming connected to the Internet. Your computers, smartphones, tablets, smart TVs, lightbulbs, doorbells and security cameras are, or soon...
23 Nov
InternetNZ is very pleased to see that the Hawaiki cable build has officially started today. The build began today at Mangawhai Heads and the cable will stretch 14,000km through to Sydney, Hawaii and...
21 Nov
InternetNZ today welcomes NetSafe to its new role as "approved agency" under the Harmful Digital Communications Act 2015. InternetNZ's Chief Executive Jordan Carter says it's good to finally see this...
15 Nov
Today we’ve released a discussion starter doc on the Internet of Things (IoT) in New Zealand. The IoT is the new wave of technology that will change the world and the way we live. Think self driving...
11 Nov
Last Thursday Andrew Cushen and I made an oral submission on the New Zealand Intelligence and Security Bill (the Bill) to Parliament's Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade Committee.
9 Nov
New Zealand and Australia have a strange familial relationship. In that spirit, I'd like to compare where New Zealand and Australia are at in terms of their signature connectivity initiatives.
2 Nov
InternetNZ is excited to see a new trial called ‘Upgrade New Zealand’ which is set to make it easier and quicker for New Zealanders to get ultrafast fibre connected in their homes.
26 Oct
In our activity plan for this year, we committed to commissioning research about Kiwi attitudes to the Internet. We worked with market research company UMR research on a phone survey and a series of...
26 Oct
New research released today by InternetNZ shows that more than two thirds (72%) of Kiwis are aware of the risks around personal security on the Internet.