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InternetNZ and NZRS join forces for a better online NZ

Tuesday, 3 April 2018, 10:12 am | Internet NZ

Following his appointment as InternetNZ group CE, Jordan Carter today announced the 1 April merger of InternetNZ with NZRS, the registry and operator for .nz domain names. More >>

Net Neutrality Failure in US Will Hurt All Internet Users

Friday, 15 December 2017, 11:50 am | Internet NZ

InternetNZ Chief Executive Jordan Carter has condemned the decision by the United States communications regulator to undo 2015 open Internet rules, warning that all Internet users will end up worse off as a result. More >>

Announcing the State of the Internet 2017

Wednesday, 29 November 2017, 5:02 pm | Internet NZ

Announcing the State of the Internet 2017 -- InternetNZ have released the 2017 State of the Internet report, the third annual report of its kind; the first being in 2015. More >>

Keep Up With Technology Or Be Left Behind

Friday, 10 November 2017, 9:40 am | Internet NZ

New Zealand will not only be small and distant from the rest of the world, but also years behind if regulations do not keep up with technological change. More >>

InternetNZ announces new community grants

Wednesday, 8 November 2017, 12:42 pm | Internet NZ

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

NETHUI 2017: "trust and Freedom"

Thursday, 26 October 2017, 10:05 am | Internet NZ

After a very successful regional road trip last year, NetHui is back in Auckland on the 9-10th November 2017 as a national event. More >>

More New Zealanders to get better and faster Internet

Wednesday, 30 August 2017, 3:24 pm | Internet NZ

InternetNZ is pleased to see the Government announce 190 more small towns will get access to Ultra-Fast Broadband (UFB) and that rural broadband will be extended to another 74,000 households and businesses. More >>

Kiwis worried about fake news and cyber-bullying

Wednesday, 23 August 2017, 12:07 pm | Internet NZ

New research released today by InternetNZ shows that almost two thirds of New Zealanders (64%) are concerned about the amount of misleading or wrong information available online - or as it is more commonly known - 'fake news.' More >>

New telco laws a mixed bag for Internet users

Thursday, 1 June 2017, 10:15 am | Internet NZ

InternetNZ has begun analysing final decisions on the review of the Telecommunication Act announced by the Government today. More >>

New Zealanders support faster rural Internet

Thursday, 23 March 2017, 11:40 am | Internet NZ

New research reveals that New Zealanders want faster home Internet, and are ready to move on from old-fashioned copper connections. More >>

InternetNZ comment on merger clearance decision

Thursday, 23 February 2017, 11:18 am | Internet NZ

InternetNZ has responded to this morning’s decision by the Commerce Commission to deny Commerce Act clearance for the proposed merger of Vodafone and Sky. More >>

36 hours of scrutiny essential on Vodafone-Sky merger

Monday, 20 February 2017, 11:46 am | Internet NZ

InternetNZ has advised the High Court it supports telecommunications companies’ requests to delay the proposed merger between Vodafone New Zealand and Sky Network Television by 36 hours, in the event this merger is allowed to proceed by the Commerce ... More >>

Telco Act Review on the right track

Friday, 10 February 2017, 10:56 am | Internet NZ

"InternetNZ welcomes the Government’s announcement today on future broadband regulation. We think it will deliver the fair broadband prices Kiwis deserve," says Jordan Carter, InternetNZ Chief Executive. More >>

Are you safe online?

Tuesday, 7 February 2017, 9:29 am | Internet NZ

So many of us use the Internet on a daily basis - and 89% of Kiwis say the positives of using the Internet outweigh the negatives. More >>

UFB2 a great leap forward for fibred up NZ

Thursday, 26 January 2017, 10:18 am | Internet NZ

InternetNZ is delighted to see the second phase of the Ultra-Fast Broadband initiative (UFB2) is extending fibre to over 450,000 more New Zealanders. More >>

'Private' messaging not so private

Tuesday, 17 January 2017, 9:32 am | Internet NZ

Many messaging apps are not as private and secure as people think. Every message sent could be read by service providers, advertisers and other organisations - an invasion of people's privacy rights. InternetNZ’s 2016 research into the thoughts ... More >>

Big challenges await new Chorus CEO

Monday, 19 December 2016, 12:10 pm | Internet NZ

InternetNZ welcomes the announcement of Kate McKenzie as the next Chief Executive of Chorus - to start in the job from February 2017. More >>

International Internet cable begins its build today

Wednesday, 23 November 2016, 1:57 pm | Internet NZ

InternetNZ is very pleased to see that the Hawaiki cable build has officially started today. More >>

More people to get connected to fibre - and faster

Wednesday, 2 November 2016, 4:22 pm | Internet NZ

InternetNZ is excited to see a new trial called ‘Upgrade New Zealand’ which is set to make it easier and quicker for New Zealanders to get ultrafast fibre connected in their homes. More >>

Spark Jump a welcome move for digital inclusion in NZ

Thursday, 22 September 2016, 3:40 pm | Internet NZ

InternetNZ is incredibly pleased to see Spark launch a new service - Spark Jump - that will help to increase digital inclusion in New Zealand. More >>