News and events



18 Oct
Blog post from Ellen Strickland, Community Programme Director at InternetNZ18 October 2016 The purpose of the conference attendance community grants round is to help the New Zealand Internet...
10 Oct
10 October 2016 Here's why this is important to us Well first off, we're a Connect Smart partner, but our support of the intent behind Connect Smart week goes much deeper than that. Security matters...
4 Oct
A blog post from Jordan Carter, InternetNZ's Chief Executive4 October 2016  Eighteen years after the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) was founded, the contractual apron...
3 Oct
A blog post from James Ting-Edwards, InternetNZ's Issues Advisor3 October 2016  Does anyone need Gigabit fibre in 2016? The launch of blazing-fast fibre services has met skepticism, with...
3 Oct
Kia ora koutou, welcome to another issues team roundup blog in which we highlight a selection of the access, use and security stories that have caught our eye recently. The IANA transition has...
26 Sep
A week is a long time on the Internet Last week we spotted a story saying that given current trends we were on track for 1 Billion account compromises in 2016... Nek Minute! Yahoo announces that...
22 Sep
22 September 2016 InternetNZ is incredibly pleased to see Spark launch a new service - Spark Jump -  that will help to increase digital inclusion in New Zealand. Spark will offer families at risk...
19 Sep
The weekly blog by the Issues Team The UK has just set up a National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC), which is based in London, but is a business unit of the Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ...
12 Sep
What do we have this week…  New cables! Old email! Interest piqued?  Read on. On your marks, get set…. Cables! Whenever people talk about the cables connecting New Zealand to the rest of the...
9 Sep
Telecommunications from 2020: “To UFB, and Beyond!” The Internet creates lots of great opportunities for communication and for commerce - but that’s no good if you can’t get a good Internet service...