Blog posts


11 Feb
I recently attended my third NamesCon Global - an annual domain industry conference which draws nearly 1,300 delegates from around the world.
17 Jan
Here’s what I think could be some of the big stories for the Internet in 2019.
11 Jan
Last night my Internet connection dropped. Not for a minute. Not for an hour. But indefinitely. Gone.
18 Dec
It’s been a big year for the Internet. When I look back and think about 2018, it feels that some things that had been stable for a while have started to change. And in that changing environment,...
10 Dec
In the spirit of holiday giving we are delighted to announce $156,000 of funding for researchers helping to maintain or extend the use and accessibility of the Internet for New Zealanders.
7 Dec
In late November both InternetNZ, who is responsible for .nz policy creation, and the Domain Name Commission, who is accountable for policy enforcement, started that examination process by doing...
15 Nov
This week our CE Jordan Carter and I have been attending the Internet Governance Forum (IGF) in Paris, an annual event where governments, business, technical community, academics and civil society...
14 Nov
$15,000 was available to fund individuals or organisations attending conferences and events related to the development of the Internet. We are pleased to be able support these individuals with their...
9 Nov
We briefly spoke about local government's desire to trial online voting, but primarily we appeared to make one major point - the Committee, Parliament and our government agencies need to be thinking...