News and Events



5 May
InternetNZ is pleased to announce the recipients of its latest Community Grants funding round focused on Internet research. The recipients are: Tony Garry, University of Otago: $26,000 for a...
1 May
InternetNZ is the sole shareholder of NZRS Ltd which manages New Zealand’s domain name registry and has a world class reputation for innovation and reliability.  NZRS is a relatively small...
29 Apr
Today Pew released its research into the state of the news media for 2015 in the United States. One of its major findings was that 39 of the top 50 digital news sites saw more traffic from mobile...
24 Apr
Copyright. Its a big issue in an Internet context for a few reasons: Ever since Napster burst onto the scene 15 years ago, the Internet has been regarded as public enemy #1 by the entertainment...
20 Apr
InternetNZ is pleased to announce the launch of the NetHui 2015 website, formally announcing NetHui 2015. InternetNZ Chief Executive Jordan Carter is looking forward to hearing the New Zealand...
16 Apr
Calls for speed from Chorus' shareholders on the Copper Final Pricing Principle process need to be ignored, as they are self-serving, says InternetNZ. "The Commerce Commission has a big, important...
15 Apr
Today is the day CallPlus and the other ISPs who use Global Mode must decide whether they will stand up to the bullying tactics of Sky, TVNZ, Lightbox (part of Spark NZ) and Mediaworks. The big four...
13 Apr
Since the pre-Easter news that four big content companies (Mediaworks, TVNZ, Sky and Spark through Lightbox) were threatening legal action against ISPs offering services like GlobalMode, I’ve been...
8 Apr
The furore over the Dallas Buyers Club case in Australia shows that, compared to our friends over the ditch, New Zealand got it pretty right when it changed the Copyright Act in 2011 and implemented...
7 Apr
Last week Sky TV, Spark, MediaWorks and TVNZ announced they were threatening to take legal action against those companies who sell or promote technology to let people more easily access (and pay for...