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New Zealanders in line for fibre broadband cost hikes
Fri, 11th Aug 2023
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broadband
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fibre
Consumers who remain loyal to their existing broadband providers are paying significantly higher prices compared to those who regularly switch.
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Back on track: Chorus clears nationwide fibre backlogs
Thu, 10th Aug 2023
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broadband
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internet
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chorus
Customers hoping to connect to Chorus fibre will no longer face the significant delays experienced in many parts of the country over the past year.
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Superloop covers four key tiers of business with new plans
Tue, 25th Jul 2023
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internet
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fibre
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support
Superloop has announced four new product offerings that provide businesses of all sizes with a more flexible range of tailored fibre plans.
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Kacific and Solomon Telekom restore internet services
Tue, 20th Jun 2023
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satellite
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internet
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retail
Kacific Broadband Satellites Group and Solomon Telekom Company Limited (STCL) have collaborated to reinstate essential nationwide internet services.
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eStar Online promotes Matthew Brovelli to CEO
Wed, 14th Jun 2023
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cx
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martech
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internet
Matthew Brovelli has been promoted to CEO of eStar Online, Australasia's largest e-commerce provider, having initially joined as Chief Delivery Officer.
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Colt fibre network seamlessly connects London and Paris now
Sat, 10th Jun 2023
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vr
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metaverse
The new fibre-optic cable deployed along the Tunnel provides access to the most fibre-connected data centres between the UK and mainland Europe.
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Application and API attacks on the rise - Akamai report
Tue, 23rd May 2023
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application security
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cybersecurity
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asia pacific
Financial services sector in Asia-Pacific and Japan (APJ) experiences a 248% increase in web application and API attacks, reveals Akamai report.
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Internet disruptions cost eCommerce retailers millions
Thu, 30th Mar 2023
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internet
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forrester research
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retail
Nearly 40% of all eCommerce retailers suffer customer-impacting disruptions, which cost up to $1 million per month.
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Healthcare execs employing remote health technologies
Thu, 23rd Mar 2023
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The widespread availability of smartphones, personal computers, and internet service has driven the adoption of distance health technologies.
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Jamf bolsters student security with web protection now on Chromebook
Fri, 24th Feb 2023
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mobility
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mdm
Jamf's Safe Internet, a content filtering and web security solution, is now available on Chromebook, helping schools protect students from harmful content.
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Internet users actively seeking best brands from sea of options
Tue, 31st Jan 2023
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internet
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social media
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Analysis of the data suggests that people are looking for more purposeful internet use, with a focus on quality over quantity, the researchers state.
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GreyNoise Intelligence identifies exploitation threats for 2023
Fri, 23rd Dec 2022
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advanced persistent threat protection
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cybersecurity
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GreyNoise Intelligence unveils its 2022 Mass Exploitation Report, delving deep into threat detection events from the past year.
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Noel Leeming first to offer Starlink in New Zealand
Thu, 22nd Dec 2022
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broadband
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satellite
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Noel Leeming becomes first retailer in New Zealand to offer Starlink broadband internet, with hardware available from late December.
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Catchpoint launches IPM capabilities to empower internet resilience
Tue, 20th Dec 2022
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network management
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advanced persistent threat protection
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internet
Catchpoint has announced the launch of new Internet Performance Monitoring capabilities designed to help organisations improve internet resilience.
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Best broadband, mobile and energy providers of 2022 revealed
Tue, 6th Dec 2022
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internet
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awards
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telecommunications
Close to 300 senior-level professionals from across New Zealand’s telecommunication and energy sectors came together for the NZ Compare Awards 2022.
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Govt paper pushes case for fibre connectivity in rural NZ
Mon, 5th Dec 2022
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fibre
Chorus has welcomed the New Zealand Government's release of a new paper that sets out the country's high-level connectivity vision over the next decade.
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ComCom announces a much broader next phase of MBNZ
Tue, 29th Nov 2022
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broadband
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internet
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commerce commission
The Commerce Commission has unveiled the next phase of Measuring Broadband New Zealand (MBNZ), widening the programme to cover new technologies.
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How Artificial Intelligence will impact the metaverse
Tue, 29th Nov 2022
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vr
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web development
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metaverse
What exactly is AI, how does it impact the internet, and how is it going to help transform the world of web3 and the metaverse?.
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Spark, Vodafone team up for Aotearoa's Public Safety Network
Fri, 11th Nov 2022
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internet
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emergency services
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vodafone
Spark and Vodafone have announced the establishment of Hourua, a new joint venture that will provide priority cellular services to the Public Safety Network.
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Security fears raised about home devices and apps
Fri, 28th Oct 2022
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iot
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ai security
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Smart devices from various non-Chinese companies are found to have hidden loyalty pledges to the Chinese state in their terms and conditions.
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WA's $300m international digital super highway turns on
Tue, 25th Oct 2022
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data centre operators
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telecommunications
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government
Aussie PM Anthony Albanese has switched on the new $300 million high-speed telecommunications cable directly linking Western Australia to key global markets.
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Voyager Internet’s 100 Gigabit network upgrade to provide advanced services nationwide
Mon, 10th Oct 2022
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colocation
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broadband
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internet
Voyager Internet is nearing completion on its 100 Gigabit national network upgrade, meeting growing capacity requirements and providing premium level broadband.
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Poor mobile coverage most prominent issue for telco services
Thu, 22nd Sep 2022
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smartphones
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broadband
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technology gifts
While overall complaint numbers declined significantly in the period, the proportion of mobile complaints increased to 39.7% of all complaints.
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Internet bandwidth rising internationally amidst slower growth pace
Tue, 20th Sep 2022
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internet
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telecommunications
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bandwidth
Market research from TeleGeography has found that global internet bandwidth has risen by 28% in 2022, now standing at 997 Tbps with a four-year CAGR of 29%.