Techweek celebrating Tauranga’s innovation section

Techweek, New Zealand’s Festival of Tech and Innovation, will be celebrated across Tauranga from May 16-22. With over 25 diverse events, the week-long... Read More

AA Traveller apologises after massive data breach

AA Traveller says a data breach has affected hundreds of thousands of customers. Hackers have taken names, addresses, contact details and expired credit... Read More

Eta Aquariids meteor shower visible early Sunday

Stargazers with a clear view to the east will be in luck early on Sunday morning as two spectacular night sky events combine. A "flukey" coincidence... Read More

Sustainable cities critical for NZ - NZTech

Location-enabled technology may change the way Kiwis function in the future, says NZTech chief executive Graeme Muller. As cities like Auckland, Whanganui,... Read More

Space educators program launches

A Tauranga Boys’ College teacher is among the first to join a Rocketlab program that aims to reverse concerning statistics in students’ learning... Read More

Cryptocurrency scam: Tauranga teacher down $5K

A group of students in Tauranga is rallying around one of their teachers after he lost more than $5000 in a cryptocurrency scam. Otūmoetai College... Read More

Coastguard calls for volunteer radio operators

As water activities continue to grow in popularity, Coastguard Communications East, based in Mount Maunganui, is now looking to boost numbers to have... Read More

Better experience for BOP Rhema and Star listeners

Frequency changes in the Bay of Plenty are set to give Star listeners 24/7 access to their favourite station, and Rhema listeners better sound quality. To... Read More

Airport fog delays to be helped by Government

The headache of having flights delayed due to heavy fog hanging around New Zealand airports may be finally resolved. A government partnership with New... Read More

Packing technology cuts packhouse labour needs

An intelligent robotic fruit packing machine that automates the most labour intensive job in the packhouse is proving to be a game-changer for post-harvest... Read More

Consumer NZ: Global pressure to rein in BNPL

Consumer advocates from nine countries, including New Zealand, have teamed up to target legal loopholes that enable buy now pay later businesses to avoid... Read More

New pests and diseases reporting tool

Biosecurity New Zealand has released a new web tool so people can report suspected exotic pests and diseases online. “Alerts from the public about... Read More

Experience outer space while keeping on your feet

Many people dream of going to outer space, but it will be a while before the average person can afford this experience. As an alternative, young entrepreneur... Read More

GCSB: rise in cyber threat incidents in 2021

The GCSB is urging New Zealand's critical businesses to stay alert in the face of increasing cyber threats, which can put nationally significant... Read More

Drones monitor manta rays in pioneering study

How big is that manta ray? Drones give the answer in a pioneering study by University of Auckland postgraduate student Edy Setyawan. Setyawan got the... Read More