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Tech sector brings opportunities by the billions

Wednesday, 22 June 2016, 9:43 am | InternetNZ

InternetNZ is proud to support a new report that analyses New Zealand's tech sector and brings to light huge economic opportunities that we may be missing out on. More >>

InternetNZ presents TPP views to Select Committee

Thursday, 7 April 2016, 1:18 pm | InternetNZ

InternetNZ Chief Executive Jordan Carter and Issues Advisor James Ting-Edwards appeared today before Parliament’s Foreign Affairs, Defence and Trade Committee as it conducts its examination of the Trans Pacific Partnership Agreement. More >>

Hawaiki cable announcement good news for NZ's Internet

Friday, 1 April 2016, 11:44 am | InternetNZ

InternetNZ welcomes the announcement today that Hawaiki has secured the funding to start building a new trans-Pacific cable system. More >>

Keeping safe online more important than ever

Tuesday, 9 February 2016, 10:04 am | InternetNZ

Today - Tuesday 9 February - marks Safer Internet Day. An international event with New Zealand taking part in a big way and coordinated by InternetNZs partner Netsafe. Safer Internet Day is designed to create awareness about the importance of Internet ... More >>

Reaction to Spark price rises

Thursday, 17 December 2015, 5:11 pm | InternetNZ

"Today's announcement of higher broadband prices by Spark is the all-too predictable effect of the Commerce Commission's Christmas price hike for wholesale copper broadband," says Jordan Carter, InternetNZ Chief Executive. More >>

InternetNZ announces new community grants

Thursday, 19 November 2015, 2:19 pm | InternetNZ

InternetNZ is excited to announce that applications are now open for a new community grants round to support Internet research in New Zealand. More >>

First official TPP text confirms IP concerns

Friday, 6 November 2015, 2:45 pm | InternetNZ

InternetNZ is pleased that the Trans Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA) is finally out in the open. InternetNZ CEO Jordan Carter said our concerns about the IP Chapter are confirmed by the final text. More >>

Latest stats show Internet use taking off

Wednesday, 14 October 2015, 4:12 pm | InternetNZ

New Zealanders are using the Internet more than ever before, with the latest data from Statistics New Zealand showing a 143% increase in Internet data use between 2013 and 2015. InternetNZ Chief Executive Jordan Carter is excited by the trend and ... More >>

Transparency and openness needed in TPPA IP negotiations

Wednesday, 12 August 2015, 4:45 pm | InternetNZ

InternetNZ says today's protest actions on the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA) draws valid attention to concerns regarding the secrecy surrounding the deal. More >>

NetHui 2015 website launches

Monday, 20 April 2015, 4:48 pm | InternetNZ

InternetNZ is pleased to announce the launch of the NetHui 2015 website, formally announcing NetHui 2015. More >>

D-Day for Global Mode legal action

Wednesday, 15 April 2015, 10:53 am | InternetNZ

Today is the day CallPlus and the other ISPs who use Global Mode must decide whether they will stand up to the bullying tactics of Sky, TVNZ, Lightbox (part of Spark NZ) and Mediaworks. The big four are attacking ISPs’ use and marketing of Global ... More >>

Innovation wars hit New Zealand

Thursday, 2 April 2015, 5:22 pm | InternetNZ

News that Sky, Mediaworks, TVNZ and Spark are threatening legal action against Internet companies shows the importance of the pending Copyright Act review. It was announced today that those companes who provide services to access international geo-blocked ... More >>

The ANZIAs are coming! The ANZIAs are coming!

Monday, 30 March 2015, 9:01 am | InternetNZ

Exciting times ahead - New Zealand is the host of this year's Australia and New Zealand Internet Awards, the ANZIAs! The ANZIAs will be held on 27 August, in Auckland at St Matthews in the City. More >>

Parliament, Legislation and the Internet | Andrew Cushen

Tuesday, 24 March 2015, 10:13 am | InternetNZ

Earlier this week, I presented to a group of 15 Parliamentarians, plus a couple of dozen staffers, at an event we co-sponsored called the Parliamentary Digital Bootcamp. This was an initiative that we partnered with Google and Facebook on, designed to ... More >>

Mass collection of Pacific data affects Kiwi holidaymakers

Thursday, 5 March 2015, 1:28 pm | InternetNZ

The allegation that New Zealand has conducted mass data harvesting on its Pacific Island neighbours raises concerns about New Zealanders’ communications being collected, says InternetNZ. More >>

WikiNZ and our new Internet data portal

Friday, 27 February 2015, 5:12 pm | InternetNZ

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Supporting Internet research in New Zealand

Thursday, 26 February 2015, 5:02 pm | InternetNZ

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Launching the Internet research funding round

Thursday, 19 February 2015, 11:03 am | InternetNZ

Every year InternetNZ gives away money to a bunch of different people and organisations to im-prove the Internet and our use of it. More >>

The content revolution

Tuesday, 17 February 2015, 5:32 pm | InternetNZ

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Internet Security Forever!

Wednesday, 11 February 2015, 5:13 pm | InternetNZ

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