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Supercomputers to boost New Zealand’s scientific research

Supercomputers to boost New Zealand’s scientific research

The High Performance Computing Facility is capable of processing more than two thousand trillion calculations per second.

November 9, 2018
Blockchain to change New Zealand’s export business

Blockchain to change New Zealand’s export business

The trade demonstrated how a secure blockchain can help exporters conduct business, guarantee data integrity, and remove fraud risk.

November 8, 2018
NZ enters agreement to boost UA and space data tech

NZ enters agreement to boost UA and space data tech

The Letter of Intent sets out a commitment to seek opportunities for Airbus to test and trial its UA technologies in New Zealand.

November 7, 2018
How New Zealand and the world can address cyberattacks

How New Zealand and the world can address cyberattacks

Global collaboration and conversation are needed to instigate the kind of real action needed in the fight against cyber insecurity.

November 6, 2018
AI to clean New Zealand’s coastlines

AI to clean New Zealand’s coastlines

A New Zealand-first national litter database will use AI to monitor litter behaviour and keep the country clean, green and beautiful.

November 5, 2018
New Zealanders most targeted by tech support scams

New Zealanders most targeted by tech support scams

The results of the study reinforce that Kiwis do need to be extra cautious online especially when it comes to giving information.

November 2, 2018
New Zealand to become launch pad of small satellites

New Zealand to become launch pad of small satellites

Rocket Lab’s new plant is 7,500 square metres, where three Electron launch vehicles are being constructed on the factory floor.

October 31, 2018

3D mapping to enable smarter land use

NZ$ 19 million in co-funding will increase the national coverage of LiDAR data for the creation of 3D maps to manage land use.

October 30, 2018
New Zealand trials AI for cross-agency regulatory context

New Zealand trials AI for cross-agency regulatory context

The AI Proof of Concept will find out if AI can make it easier for businesses to interact with government in a multi-agency context.

October 24, 2018
How blockchain can change New Zealand

How blockchain can change New Zealand

The use of cryptocurrencies in combination with smart contracts has the potential to profoundly transform everyday commerce.

October 22, 2018
Autonomous air taxi service to land in NZ

Autonomous air taxi service to land in NZ

The Cora could fly passengers from Auckland Airport to the city's CBD since it has the capability to do vertical take-off and landing.

October 19, 2018
A/NZ businesses recognise significance of IoT security

A/NZ businesses recognise significance of IoT security

53% of Australian and New Zealand companies believe that IoT security is the greatest challenge in rolling out their IoT capabilities.

October 17, 2018
Device to save New Zealand children from blindness

Device to save New Zealand children from blindness

MyIScope is a laser-based imaging device designed to detect cataracts, pathological myopia and glaucoma in children.

October 15, 2018
App to secure home networks from breach

App to secure home networks from breach

NetStinky sends an alert if there is anything associated with the network that would suggest that there is a sign of being compromised.

October 15, 2018
New device to change how recreational drugs are tested

New device to change how recreational drugs are tested

A saliva sample can identify if a person has taken any of six different recreational drugs in just three minutes.

October 11, 2018
New Zealanders to tackle innovation uncertainty in public lecture

New Zealanders to tackle innovation uncertainty in public lecture

‘Navigating Disruptive Innovation in an Uncertain World’ will cover two approaches to tackle innovation uncertainty.

October 10, 2018
Cyber Smart Week teaches online protection to New Zealanders

Cyber Smart Week teaches online protection to New Zealanders

CERT NZ encourages Kiwis to use unique passwords, set up 2-factor authentication, update apps, and check privacy settings.

October 9, 2018
Videogame teaches New Zealand students about volcanoes

Videogame teaches New Zealand students about volcanoes

The game integrates storytelling, 3D software, video technology, holograms, comic art and geology to teach secondary school students.

October 5, 2018
New Zealand’s Innovative Partnerships look into space

New Zealand’s Innovative Partnerships look into space

An American space innovator will be establishing phased-array radar in New Zealand that will track small satellites and space debris.

October 2, 2018
New Zealand’s strategy for cybersecurity

New Zealand’s strategy for cybersecurity

The risk of cyber attacks is growing and just like other countries in the world, New Zealand must find ways to counter this threat.

October 1, 2018