Blog posts



14 Jul
This post is by David Farrar, chairperson of the Board for Domain Name Commission Ltd. As the third round of consultation on the WHOIS policy has concluded, I thought members and stakeholders would...
14 Jul
Blog post from Ellen Strickland, Community Programme Director at InternetNZ14 July 2016 Late last month, I attended the first ICANN Policy Forum - the new name and format for the midyear meeting of...
13 Jul
This ISP Spotlight guest blog focusses on coordinated disclosure. It is by Barry Brailey, Chair of the New Zealand Internet Task Force which wrote New Zealand's only guidelines on coordinated...
11 Jul
11 July 2016 Over the last few days, the news has been full of articles about the Dallas police department using a robot to deliver, and detonate a bomb in order to end a standoff with an alleged...
7 Jul
Guest blog from George Michaelson, Senior R&D Scientist, APNIC7 July 2016 The need to move to IPv6 is something that ISPs have known about for many years. Despite this, adoption of IPv6 across...
6 Jul
Blog post from Nicole Skews-Poole, Community Programme Liaison at InternetNZ6 July 2016  Until midnight 28 August, we are taking applications for 'conference attendance' and 'community projects'...
4 Jul
Doing things this decade Before we get cracking into the articles and our goofball takes on them I wanted to talk about how the Issues team is trying to do things “this decade”. Our recent attempt at...
29 Jun
A blog post from Ben Creet, Issues Manager at InternetNZ30 June 2016  Today we launched ISP Spotlight - and boy am I proud of this product. We're comparing New Zealand ISPs on six things that we...
27 Jun
Kia ora koutou. Here’s the access, use and security stories that have caught our eyes over the last week.  Data centres getting smaller AND bigger So these stories got me thinking about data centres...
20 Jun
Kia ora koutou,Here’s our thoughts on some of the access, use and security stories that caught our eye over the last week. Keyboard for the blind acquired AND open source'ing? Fleksy is a mobile...