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Idealog—in the ideas business

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Technology

Samsung takes early stride in smartwatch race

Samsung Mobile launched the much-anticipated Galaxy Gear smartwatch at its 'Unpacked' event in Berlin overnight, beating rivals set to enter that part of the wearable tech market soon. More …


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Media

New player enters online entertainment market

EzyFlix.tv is joining rival Quickflix by launching in New Zealand. The Access Digital Entertainment service, which recently launched across the Tasman, lets users pay to view content on demand, or download it to own. More …



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Technology

The Wrap: 4 September

In the Wrap this week, Microsoft's deal to buy Nokia's devices division leaves as many questions as answers, there's a smartwatch smackdown a-comin, and is Comic Sans simply indefensible? More …


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Apps

App review: Living Organized

First, a spelling disclaimer: we’ve stuck to the American spelling so you can actually find this app if you’re searching the Apple or Google Play store. With that out of the way, Living Organized is another entrant in ... More …


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Technology

PledgeMe tops $1.6 million in pledges

Kiwi crowdfunding site PledgeMe, the local pioneer in the online fundraising game that was set up in 2011, is closing in on a total pledge amount of $2 million. More …


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Technology

BIMStop sole Kiwi company picked for IBM Smart Camp

Christchurch building information modelling company BIMStop has been chosen alongside three Australian startups to pitch at IBM's annual trans-Tasman Smart Camp in Sydney. The winner of the event will go to a global semi-final in Istanbul in October. More …


Win tickets to NZ Fashion Weekend!

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The NZ Fashion Weekend is returning to the Viaduct Events Centre in Auckland on Saturday 7th and Sunday 8th of September and this is your chance to get involved with the fashion festivities and have the ultimate weekend out. More …



Warehouse Group launches health and beauty shopping website

The Warehouse Group, which includes Noel Leeming, Torpedo 7, pet.co.nz, Warehouse Stationery and the iconic Red Sheds, has announced the launch of a new online shopping site for Kiwis looking for health and beauty products - www.ilovebeauty.co ... More …





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Opinion

Facebook changes terms again - this time, it’s good news

Never one to let its terms of use grow stale, Facebook has recently amended its Pages Terms, including the guidelines covering the running of promotions, contests and sweepstakes on the platform. This time though, the changes should be welcomed by ... More …