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Halo 5: Guardians Coming to New Zealand

Thursday, 10 September 2015, 11:36 am | Pursuit PR

The countdown to the midnight launch of Halo 5: Guardians will begin at 8pm on Labour Day, Monday 26 October, at the Logan Campbell Centre, ASB Showgrounds with an exclusive event in conjunction with EB Games and hosted by The Rock FM’s Mike Garvey. New ... More >>

Winners Named in 2015 New Zealand CIO Awards

Wednesday, 10 June 2015, 10:22 am | Pursuit PR

Auckland, 10 June 2015 – Conferenz and IDC today congratulate the winners and finalists in the 2015 NZ CIO Summit Awards. The Awards are made up of five categories, recognizing individuals and teams who have shown leadership, innovation and foresight ... More >>

Lenovo introduces new channel program

Tuesday, 21 April 2015, 4:43 pm | Pursuit PR

Lenovo introduces new channel program to bring unified experience to channel partners across SMB and Enterprise space More >>

Launch of Lebara Talk app

Thursday, 19 February 2015, 10:05 am | Pursuit PR

Lebara, the universal brand for the world’s migrant community, is expanding its mobile services into new markets with the launch of Lebara Talk. Convenience is at the core of the free-to-download voice and messaging app, with cash top-up a key ... More >>

Launch of Digital Te Reo Graphic Novellas

Thursday, 29 January 2015, 12:26 pm | Pursuit PR

Auckland, New Zealand – A series of interactive graphic novellas in the Māori language launched last night at The Grid in Auckland’s Wynyard Quarter Innovation Precinct. More >>

Finalists for New Zealand’s best places to work announced

Tuesday, 23 September 2014, 9:37 am | Pursuit PR

IBM Kenexa (NYSE: IBM) a global provider of business solutions for human resources today announced the finalists of its annual Best Workplaces Survey and Awards. This year over 32,000 employees from 228 New Zealand organisations representing the private ... More >>

9 Spokes wins IBM SmartCamp Australia and New Zealand 2014

Thursday, 4 September 2014, 12:55 pm | Pursuit PR

Sydney, Australia – 4th Sep, 2014: IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced New Zealand start-up 9 Spokes as the 2014 winner of IBM SmartCamp Sydney. 9 Spokes brings together the best of online business software on a powerful decision making dashboard for ... More >>

ONE News & Facebook - Election Coverage Collaboration

Monday, 25 August 2014, 3:37 pm | Pursuit PR

Auckland - ONE News and Facebook are collaborating to offer an interactive and social experience for the 2014 General Election utilising data insights and trends. This collaboration provides a new way for the electorate and candidates to share their ... More >>

IBM Invests in Cloud to Support New Zealand Organisations

Tuesday, 25 March 2014, 1:27 pm | Pursuit PR

Two new cloud solutions will address the growing computing needs of public sector agencies and private enterprises More >>

BlackBerry launches the BlackBerry Z10 smartphone in NZ

Tuesday, 4 June 2013, 6:32 pm | Pursuit PR

Auckland, New Zealand – BlackBerry® (NASDAQ: BBRY; TSX: BB) today launched the BlackBerry® Z10 smartphone in New Zealand. The smartphone features the re-designed, re-engineered and re-invented BlackBerry® 10 platform, and will come with the BlackBerry ... More >>

CropLogic wins first IBM SmartCamp Australia and New Zealand

Friday, 7 September 2012, 10:45 am | Pursuit PR

IBM (NYSE: IBM) today named CropLogic the winner of the IBM SmartCamp Australia and New Zealand, part of a global programme for start-up companies. Participants represent a growing body of entrepreneurs using business analytics, big data, and other software ... More >>

Simple innovative technology for a healthier lifestyle

Friday, 29 June 2012, 10:33 am | Pursuit PR

Getting fit and keeping motivated will soon be a whole lot easier when internationally renowned connected health and fitness brand Fitbit launches its products, website and mobile apps in New Zealand on July 1st. Consisting of the Ultra Wireless Activity ... More >>

Intergen builds Rugby-flavoured demo for Tech.Ed

Wednesday, 24 August 2011, 1:39 pm | Pursuit PR

A technology demo featuring Australian Rugby Union (ARU) starred in the opening keynote of Microsoft’s annual Tech•Ed event this morning. More >>

Save the Kakapo from Extinction with Virtual Goods

Friday, 5 August 2011, 11:51 am | Pursuit PR

Online game SmallWorlds.com has launched a unique fundraiser to help save the kakapo – one of the world’s most critically endangered birds. The most famous kakapo parrot, named Sirocco, shot to internet stardom in 2009 when a YouTube video of him ... More >>

Healthcare or the Internet - what's the major breakthrough?

Tuesday, 24 May 2011, 9:28 am | Pursuit PR

*Healthcare or the Internet – what is the most significant breakthrough of the last 100 years?* More >>

IBM Power 750 systems help streamline blood collection

Tuesday, 8 February 2011, 10:34 am | Pursuit PR

IBM announced today that New Zealand Blood Service (NZBS) is shifting its national blood management system from SUN servers to IBM Power 750 systems. The deal delivers NZBS much higher computing performance which, combined with a major software upgrade, ... More >>

New Zealanders heavily dependent on cars

Tuesday, 14 December 2010, 9:28 am | Pursuit PR

New Zealanders are heavily dependent on the private car as a means of commuting. The use of private cars for commuting in New Zealand cities is higher relative to other international cities according to the recent findings of IBM’s New Zealand ... More >>

Kiwi Game Developers Kick Off 48 Hour Global Game

Monday, 1 February 2010, 5:03 pm | Pursuit PR

Over sixty computer game developers from Auckland, Hamilton and Dunedin have just completed a grueling 48-hour game making marathon. 140 locations around the world participated simultaneously in the Global Game Jam, with New Zealand being the first ... More >>

New BatteryBack service

Thursday, 12 November 2009, 1:42 pm | Pursuit PR

Auckland, 12 November, 2009 – Recytech, a reverse logistics, remarketing and recycling company specialising in electronics and IT assets, today announced a nationwide service to collect all types of dry cell batteries.  The ‘BatteryBack’ service means ... More >>

Right Hemisphere Wins Top Honors

Thursday, 8 October 2009, 10:32 am | Pursuit PR

October 8, 2009 — Auckland-based software developer Right Hemisphere® today announced that it won the 2009 Excellence in Enterprise Integration Award from the U.S. Association for Enterprise Information (AFEI). In its 7th year, the awards programme recognises ... More >>