News and events


20 Jan
InternetNZ thinks today's announcement by Spark of free Lightbox for all its customers for 12 months is great news. InternetNZ Chief Executive Jordan Carter says offers like this show how the...
13 Jan
UK Prime Minister David Cameron’s comments about encrypted message services not being allowed under his Government are, to be perfectly frank, horrific. "Are we going to allow a means of...
9 Jan
So I’m sitting on the train, just going home after a long day at work. And this guy comes and sits next to me. Clean-cut sort of guy, wearing a suit that maybe isn’t quite the right size for him, but...
8 Jan
I'm disappointed that most of New Zealand's telcos have decided that we need to pay more for the Internet in 2015. What I'm referring to is news that Vodafone and Callplus are following Spark's lead...
7 Jan
InternetNZ is perturbed by all the ISPs rushing to increase their broadband prices in the face of the Commerce Commission’s draft decision to lift the wholesale price of copper. InternetNZ Chief...
5 Jan
What happens to the New Zealand Internet when no one wants to be a part of it anymore? We already have a number of New Zealand ISPs putting in place technology to make it look like their customers...
22 Dec
It's awfully difficult to see a month ahead in this industry sometimes, let alone trying to predict a year out... But anyway! In the spirit of bravery, and almost certainly being proven wrong on many...
19 Dec
InternetNZ is pleased to ask Kiwis to save the date for NetHui 2015. New Zealand's favourite Internet event will take place at SkyCity in Auckland on July 8-10 and once again .the call has gone out...
19 Dec
InternetNZ is pleased to see that the Commerce Commission has seen reason around timing of its FPP. By giving all concerned parties more time to submit, it’s ensuring a fairer process, rather than...
19 Dec
Another exciting development happened yesterday in online content delivery. Spark announced a joint venture with Coliseum Sports to bring more sports content to the Lightbox online TV platform. This...