Internet NZ - Latest News [Page 2]

Christchurch Call

Monday, 13 May 2019, 2:20 pm | Internet NZ

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has invited Jordan Carter, CEO of Internet New Zealand, to chair the Voices for Action meeting on Tuesday 14 May in Paris ahead of the Christchurch Call summit on 15 May. More >>

Can NZ say goodbye to digital divides?

Friday, 3 May 2019, 1:37 pm | Internet NZ

InternetNZ is excited to see Minister Wood's announcement today of "The Digital Inclusion Blueprint - Te Mahere mō te Whakaurunga Matihiko." This is the Government's plan to tackle digital exclusion in New Zealand. More >>

Broadband pricing controversy shows compromise needed

Thursday, 28 March 2019, 3:54 pm | Internet NZ

InternetNZ is calling on Internet Service Providers and Chorus to reach an agreement on reasonable pricing for fibre unbundling - and quickly. More >>

Online safety recognised as a priority in new MoU

Sunday, 25 November 2018, 11:31 am | Internet NZ

The Domain Name Commission and the Department of Internal Affairs (DIA) have today announced an agreement to work together to prevent and minimise behaviours threatening a safe, secure and trusted .nz online environment. More >>

Domain Name Commission wins first step in lawsuit

Thursday, 13 September 2018, 11:32 am | Internet NZ

New Zealand’s Domain Name Commission has today won a motion for preliminary injunction in a US lawsuit against the company DomainTools. More >>

NetHui, NZ’s favourite Internet gathering hits the regions

Wednesday, 12 September 2018, 12:21 pm | Internet NZ

NetHui is going on a road trip to the Manawatū, West Coast, and Southland this coming October. If you live in one of these regions, and run a business, work in education, the creative industry, gaming, tourism, IT, a telco, are part of a migrant community, ... More >>

Goals are set for a safer .nz in the coming year

Thursday, 26 July 2018, 9:59 am | Internet NZ

According to the World Internet Project New Zealand in 2017 93.8% of New Zealanders use the Internet. Domain Name Commissioner Brent Carey says it’s essential that the .nz domain name space is a safe and trustworthy space for all Internet users ... More >>

NetHui arrives in the heart of the West Coast, Greymouth

Tuesday, 26 June 2018, 9:54 am | Internet NZ

New Zealand’s favourite Internet gathering, NetHui, is winding its way down South on its Roadtrip this year, making Greymouth - the heart of the West Coast - its second destination on 11 October 2018. More >>

New leadership team roles for the new InternetNZ

Tuesday, 17 April 2018, 9:05 am | Internet NZ

InternetNZ is pleased to confirm the structure of its leadership team as part of its evolution in being a trusted steward of the .nz domain and in building a better online New Zealand. More >>

Climb on board for the NetHui Roadtrip 2018

Wednesday, 11 April 2018, 10:17 am | Internet NZ

InternetNZ are taking their highly successful NetHui on the road this year to three regions around New Zealand and are looking for contributors and hosts to come on board. More >>

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 >>