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Idealog—in the ideas business

Journalists: the devil in disguise

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First thing we do, let’s kill all the journalists. Or use this handy reference list so you can complain about something other than the state of the media in New Zealand. More …


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Opinion

Should I be publishing on Medium.com?

Medium.com has been around for a few months. Another brainchild of Twitter founder @ev and @biz, it’s a clean and simple publishing community for posts longer than Twitter’s 140, but less than a novel. In other words ... More …


The Wrap: 8 May 2013

What I've learned from youthful piracy, Wellington is dying?, and a year without the internet. More …


End of Kiwi virtual world MiniMonos

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The end is nigh for New Zealand online multiplayer game MiniMonos, the primate themed game's maker says there's no money in monkey business (at least not in the Flash-based variants). More …


Review: Microsoft Surface RT

Microsoft surprised the world last year when it unveiled the Surface RT, a tablet manufactured by what is traditionally a software company. I was blown away by its beautiful design and dissimilarities to the iPad. In a field of Apple ... More …






LiveLink Connect sales tool gives emails a makeover

Creating clever emails with embedded graphics and other gee-whizz stuff that acts as a smart sales tool should be pretty easy, but only three companies around the world have pulled off the feat – including Auckland-based LiveLink Connect. More …



Online news regulator to go live in July

Major New Zealand TV and radio broadcasters have put a date to the launch of their new self-regulatory body for online current affairs, with the Online Media Standards Authority going live on 1 July. Says the Law Commission's single ... More …