News and events


26 Mar
A blog post from Ellen Strickland, the Community Programme Director at InternetNZ The Conference Attendance grant recipients for 2017/18 have been confirmed. InternetNZ  are excited to support the...
23 Mar
Spurred by recent stories about Cambridge Analytica and big data, many New Zealanders are questioning whether they can see and control how their data is used online. InternetNZ CE Jordan Carter...
19 Mar
Published 19 March 2018. Kia ora koutou and welcome to this weeks links and thinks. We've been reading and talking about satellite Internet (and space), Bali's Internet shutdown (kind of), Cambridge...
27 Feb
Cryptocurrencies have exploded into the mainstream in the last year or so, which has meant that blockchain, coin mining, ICOs (Initial Coin Offerings) and other terms once reserved for the nerdy...
20 Feb
Do we need new rights to protect our anonymity? A blog by Ellen Strickland and Jordan Carter, 20 February 2018 The below is adapted from Ellen Stricklands's comments on the Balancing the power of...
20 Feb
InternetNZ today launched a position paper on the future of copyright for New Zealand. “The Internet has opened up new opportunities for creative New Zealanders. Our paper points to those...
19 Feb
19 February 2018 Kia ora koutou, Webstock 2018 is the kind of event that gives me the inspiration and drive to keep working towards a better Internet. As a non-developer at a WebDev conference, some...
12 Feb
12 February 2018 Kia ora koutou and it's another sunny, rainy day in Aotearoa. Recently there's been a fair bit of Internet-y news that is either a) thought-provoking, or b) down-right troubling....
7 Feb
In addition to being Waitangi Day, yesterday was Safer Internet Day. This blog marks the occasion, with James reporting from a security-focused event, and a roundup of Safer Internet activity online...
24 Jan
This week, our Policy Advisor James has been thinking about connections. James tells us about a cable-laying boat connecting New Zealand to the world, about email problems and how to avoid them, and...