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The Wrap: 16 October

In this week's Wrap there's a watch that relentlessly ticks down to our final day, but it's not all doom and gloom; crowdfunding gets brainy; newsflash: Facebook changes another privacy setting and Instagram cliches are laid bare. More …


The one thing New Zealand tourist attractions are missing

I’ve been away for a few days over the school holidays, enjoying some of Rotorua’s tourist attractions with the family. One thing that struck me was the missed tourism opportunity by not offering free WiFi to visitors at ... More …



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Tech puts women-owned businesses in high gear

Tech tools like social media, cloud computing, online payments and SEO are helping women effectively promote their small and media businesses, says MYOB. And it's these tools that are enabling women to start up these firms and balance work ... More …



nzgirl launches platform to help Kiwi bloggers grow

After announcing a pretty bold move away from paid banner ads towards content marketing, nzgirl.co.nz is now about to unveil a new brand that aims to help turning your “blogging for a living” dream into reality. If making ... More …





Peeking into the keyhole at Mistress Creative

Dedicated followers of advertising will get to peak through a keyhole into the headspace of one of the world's leading small agencies, Mistress Creative, at the Semi-Permanent stage-show in Wellington this week. More …


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Xero lands $180 million investment to fund US charge

Cloud accounting software company Xero says new funding, mainly from big existing US investors Valar Ventures and Matrix Capital Management, sends a message it's a force to be reckoned with stateside. More …


Meatless Monday: Pumpkin sage croquettes

It's World Vegetarian Awareness month and so Idealog decided to team up with Foxy Fresh and turn your October Mondays into meatless ones with a vegetarian recipe a week. More …



Angels in Dunedin

Dunedin will welcome a number of Angels on October 30 for the sixth annual New Zealand summit for angel investors. More …