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Idealog—in the ideas business

The year that was…

It was the year of Dotcom, Vend, the GCSB and crowdfunding. Let us refresh your memory... More …




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Technology

Lark on board with SLI Systems

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Marketer and digital specialist Andy Lark has joined the board of Kiwi cloud search software specialist SLI Systems. More …



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Technology

What we searched for on the interweb this year

America's Cup support ultimately proved futile, but the sporting event rated among Kiwis top Google searches of 2013 alongside the royal baby, pop darling Lorde and fallen stars Cory Monteith and Paul Walker. More …


Unitec students mobilise against staff cuts

Unitec students have rallied against a move to trim 50 positions in the design and visual arts department down to 17, gathering more than 1,500 signatures to a petition protesting the changes. More …


Learn to code’ is not the answer

While popular theory might have you believe otherwise, learning to code is not the only career option for the future. Instead, Sean Blanda turns to economist Tyler Cowen to explain what you DO need to thrive in tomorrow's world. More …


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Technology

The Wrap: 18 December

This week kids can do more than just sit on Santa's knee — they can give him a virtual shave as well, a smart ring to rule them all, a vending machine that takes aim at art world snobbery and ... More …


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Apps

App review: Bokeh puts your life on record

Bokeh has joined the crowded category of apps for blogging and journalling, but its point of difference is simplicity. It lets you browse your memories the same way you would with the appointments in your calendar. More …



Callaghan Innovation shifts research to Victoria University

Two Callaghan Innovation research teams will join Victoria University early next year as new specialist institutes are established there. In a statement, science and innovation minister Steven Joyce said the move would free up Callaghan Innovation to focus on more ... More …


Infographic: Your guide to crowdfunding success

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Forewarned is forearmed, and if you're planning to dive into the pool of crowdfunding, it pays to lay the groundwork beforehand. GoGetFunding has crunched the numbers on more than 12,000 crowdfunding projects to see what makes a difference ... More …