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Commission broadband price is still too high

Thursday, 2 July 2015, 10:39 am | Internet NZ

InternetNZ notes the Commerce Commission announcement today of a further, final Draft Determination on wholesale copper telecommunications service pricing, with few changes to its previous price decisions but a welcome change on backdating. More >>

Focus must be on education now HDC legislation in place

Wednesday, 1 July 2015, 9:53 am | Internet NZ

InternetNZ acknowledges the passage of the Harmful Digital Communications Bill into law this afternoon, and says that the sooner the education efforts at the heart of the legislation start, the better. More >>

NetHui programme highlights key issues of the Internet

Friday, 26 June 2015, 3:53 pm | Internet NZ

NetHui 2015’s programme - developed with the NZ Internet community - has been finalised with a diverse array of sessions exploring issues which will affect the future of the Internet. More >>

InternetNZ deeply disappointed with Global Mode withdrawal

Wednesday, 24 June 2015, 10:45 am | Internet NZ

InternetNZ is deeply disappointed at announcements today that the Global Mode service is being withdrawn from New Zealand. More >>

NetHui 2015: programme update #1

Friday, 19 June 2015, 2:24 pm | Internet NZ

This year's NetHui will be filled with discussion on important Internet issues in New Zealand. It'll also see an injection of international perspective as the global Internet Society joins the event. As our programme firms up, we want to share with ... More >>

Fibre halfway point is great news

Friday, 19 June 2015, 12:12 pm | Internet NZ

InternetNZ congratulates the Government and its fibre partners on reaching the half way point in the UltraFast Broadband build programme. More >>

InternetNZ leads discussion on Net Neutrality in NZ

Friday, 19 June 2015, 10:02 am | Internet NZ

InternetNZ has released a public discussion document and an online survey seeking New Zealanders’ views on Network Neutrality. More >>

NetHui’s strength in diversity

Friday, 12 June 2015, 9:58 am | Internet NZ

Attracting a more diverse group of people to get involved and have their say on Internet issues is a major focus for NetHui 2015’s organisers. More >>

NetHui 2015 fellowships launched

Wednesday, 10 June 2015, 2:35 pm | Internet NZ

InternetNZ is proud to announce that applications are now open for fellowships to attend NetHui 2015 at Sky City, Auckland, July 8-10. More >>

2015 ANZIA finalists announced

Wednesday, 10 June 2015, 11:32 am | Internet NZ

auDA and InternetNZ are pleased to announce 22 finalists for the 2015 Australia and New Zealand Internet Awards (ANZIAs), who are all making a positive contribution to the use and development of the Internet. More >>

Land access for UFB removing roadblocks to better Internet

Tuesday, 9 June 2015, 3:35 pm | Internet NZ

InternetNZ has today welcomed the release of new proposals by Communications Minister Amy Adams to improve the rollout of Ultra Fast Broadband. "These proposed land access changes would remove some of the roadblocks that have prevented New Zealanders ... More >>

Registrations open for NetHui 2015

Friday, 5 June 2015, 11:56 am | Internet NZ

Exploring how the Internet is influencing Kiwis’ lives now, and what our digital future holds, are the central themes of this year’s NetHui event. More >>

Spark's campaign should help Commerce Commission

Thursday, 7 May 2015, 11:05 am | Internet NZ

InternetNZ Chief Executive Jordan Carter says that there are some important questions being raised by Spark, and the Commerce Commission needs to set out why it wants to set regulated prices in New Zealand that are so much higher than overseas." More >>

Internet Research funding round results announced

Tuesday, 5 May 2015, 3:16 pm | Internet NZ

InternetNZ is pleased to announce the recipients of its latest Community Grants funding round focused on Internet research. More >>

Keeping news fit and mobile

Wednesday, 29 April 2015, 4:56 pm | Internet NZ

Today Pew released its research into the state of the news media for 2015 in the United States. One of its major findings was that 39 of the top 50 digital news sites saw more traffic from mobile devices than from desktop. More >>

Copy wrong? Copy right!

Friday, 24 April 2015, 4:59 pm | Internet NZ

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There ain't no chorus for a need for speed

Thursday, 16 April 2015, 10:29 am | Internet NZ

Calls for speed from Chorus' shareholders on the Copper Final Pricing Principle process need to be ignored, as they are self-serving, says InternetNZ. More >>

Dallas Buyers Club fuss shows NZ got it right

Wednesday, 8 April 2015, 2:20 pm | Internet NZ

The furore over the Dallas Buyers Club case in Australia shows that, compared to our friends over the ditch, New Zealand got it pretty right when it changed the Copyright Act in 2011 and implemented its three-strikes regime to counter infringing file sharing ... More >>

Global mode and the big wah

Tuesday, 7 April 2015, 2:30 pm | Internet NZ

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Accentuate the positive

Wednesday, 1 April 2015, 10:35 am | Internet NZ

InternetNZ is today calling for the Government to match the Harmful Digital Communications Bill with a Positive Digital Communications Bill. More >>