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80 Percent Of NZ Trainers And Exercise Facilities Operating Online

Friday, 3 April 2020, 9:04 am | Make Lemonade

Eighty 80 percent of trainers and exercise facilities in New Zealand are now operating online during the coronavirus lockdown, ExerciseNZ chief executive Richard Beddie estimates. Some clubs have comprehensive systems such as Les Mills and CityFitness ... More >>

Amazing Switch To NZ Virtual Healthcare During Covid-19 Work Lockdown

Monday, 30 March 2020, 8:26 am | Make Lemonade

Into the second week of coronavirus lockdown, New Zealand’s primary care doctors, nurses and staff are putting in an amazing effort to switch to phone and online health consultations in such a very short timeframe, a leading New Zealand IT health expert ... More >>

Lock-down Day One: Exercise Never More Important

Thursday, 26 March 2020, 9:04 am | Make Lemonade

Most of New Zealand is closed down today in the grip of the covid-19 pandemic but exercise has never been more important in the country’s history, ExerciseNZ chief executive Richard Beddie says. “One thing Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has stressed ... More >>

GPs Should Be Paid For Virtual Health Consultation During COVID-19

Wednesday, 25 March 2020, 9:30 am | Make Lemonade

The government must immediately assist the urgent uptake of virtual healthcare services by paying GPs for every video consultation they undertake during the coronavirus pandemic, NZ Health IT (NZHIT) chief executive Scott Arrol says. He says unprecedented ... More >>

What A Difference A Week Makes In The Pandemic World

Monday, 23 March 2020, 8:28 am | Make Lemonade

What a difference a week makes in the current coronavirus world, NZ Health IT (NZHIT) chief executive Scott Arrol says. The key boost for tech health was contained in the government’s economic package last week with a $20 million for telehealth to ... More >>

Kiwis Should Keep Up Physical Activity During The Coronavirus Pandemic

Wednesday, 18 March 2020, 8:34 am | Make Lemonade

One of the best things for Kiwis to do, to build up a strong immune system during the coronavirus pandemic is, to stay physically active, ExerciseNZ says. Kiwis should try and get a good night’s sleep, keep up healthy nutrition with lots of variety ... More >>

How The Coronavirus Could Impact NZ’s Financial Sector

Tuesday, 17 March 2020, 10:30 am | Make Lemonade

A leading New Zealand fintech experts says the coronavirus is significantly affecting the Kiwi financial sector and the economy. FintechNZ general manager James Brown says the impact has begun, but he is not sure for how long. He says there are different ... More >>

Steps To Building Trustworthy AI In Aotearoa

Wednesday, 4 March 2020, 1:11 pm | Make Lemonade

The AI Forum of New Zealand today published a set of guiding principles to help build public trust in the development and use of artificial intelligence (AI) across New Zealand. Forum executive director Emma Naji says the principles provide overarching ... More >>

AI Forum Of NZ Backs Set Up Of New Digital Council

Friday, 28 February 2020, 12:25 pm | Make Lemonade

The AI Forum of New Zealand today came out in support of the government taking digital understanding to the next level with the announcement of the new Digital Council. “We are thrilled that included in the council line up is one of our executive members, ... More >>

Expert Advice For Govt Welcomed By Most Rapidly Growing Tech Sector

Friday, 28 February 2020, 12:23 pm | Make Lemonade

Today’s announcement of the new Digital Council to help government understand opportunities for New Zealand to really boost emerging technologies has been welcomed by NZTech. For the past two election cycles the tech ecosystem has recommended expert ... More >>

NZ Eye Tech Company Sets Up Branch On Borneo To Help People

Monday, 17 February 2020, 8:42 am | Make Lemonade

New Zealand eye care technology company oDocs Eye Care, which has just invented a new eye camera, has set up a branch in Borneo, to help improve the eyesight of rural Malaysians on the land of Sarawak. Chief executive Dr Hong Sheng Chiong says ... More >>

NZ Eye Tech Company Sets Up Branch On Borneo To Help People

Monday, 17 February 2020, 8:39 am | Make Lemonade

New Zealand eye care technology company oDocs Eye Care, which has just invented a new eye camera, has set up a branch in Borneo, to help improve the eyesight of rural Malaysians on the land of Sarawak. Chief executive Dr Hong Sheng Chiong says ... More >>

NZ tech companies forecast to rapidly expand in 2020

Wednesday, 5 February 2020, 7:13 am | Make Lemonade

Many NZ tech companies which are relatively small, nimble and highly innovative are forecast to rapidly expand in 2020 and over the next decade on areas of the economy, ecology and industry, NZTech chair Mitchell Pham says. Technology is New Zealand’s ... More >>

New trade deal will boost NZ tech companies, Muller says

Wednesday, 22 January 2020, 4:06 pm | Make Lemonade

The New Zealand, Singapore and Chile digital economy partnership deal signed today will significantly help Kiwi companies grow their digital trade, NZTech chief executive Graeme Muller says. More >>

Exercise top sport in New Zealand, but many Kiwis overweight

Tuesday, 14 January 2020, 11:24 am | Make Lemonade

Kiwis must become more physically active in 2020 because losing weight and getting fit are still one of the top new year’s resolutions people aim for, Exercise New Zealand Richard Beddie says. While January is traditional a time for people to decide ... More >>

The four-day week discussion in NZ will accelerate this year

Tuesday, 7 January 2020, 10:27 am | Make Lemonade

The four-day week discussion will accelerate this year and a number of Kiwi companies are looking to pilot the concept. The initiative was created by Andrew Barnes and Charlotte Lockhart at Perpetual Guardian. Evidence shows very clearly how chasing ... More >>

NZ striving to create inclusive digital identity environment

Monday, 6 January 2020, 10:39 am | Make Lemonade

Aotearoa New Zealand has a golden opportunity, now at the start of a new decade, to demonstrate a truly inclusive digital identity environment, Digital Identity New Zealand (DINZ) executive director Andrew Weaver says. Such is New Zealand’s progress, ... More >>

Finalists named for 2020 UK New Zealander of the year

Monday, 16 December 2019, 7:47 pm | Make Lemonade

London fund-raisers of the Christchurch Shootings, Tania Bearsley and Jarred Christmas, are the two finalists for the prestigious UK New Zealander of the Year 2020. More >>

NZ losing millions from cyber crimes

Monday, 16 December 2019, 10:48 am | Make Lemonade

Potentially the biggest tech issue New Zealanders will confront next year, will be the growing impact of fake news and an inability to discern real from fake, NZTech chief executive Graeme Muller says. With massive increases in scams and phishing, ... More >>

Trio of NZ business women leading AI in NZ

Wednesday, 11 December 2019, 8:43 am | Make Lemonade

Kiwi business women are leading the drive of one of New Zealand’s most significant technologies, artificial intelligence (AI), into 2020. More >>

 

 

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