December 3, 2016
Spark customers can now buy Ultra Fast Fibre MAX, a broadband service delivered over gigabit technology. This new broadband plan option is now the fastest residential broadband service available from Spark.Spark’s Fibre MAX uses a gigabit connection...
December 1, 2016
The New Zealand housing market has settled into a typical pre-Christmas pattern, as Kiwis turn their focus to the upcoming holiday period.Real-time market statistics from realestate.co.nz for the past three months (ending 30 November) show a...
December 1, 2016
NZTA should keep its East West Link promise to lodge a consent application in early December,” said Auckland Chamber of Commerce CEO Michael Barnett He was responding to a late bid by Auckland Council’s planning committee to requesting NZTA to delay...

Ten questions in ten minutes

November 20, 2016
Despite retiring to the picturesque Coromandel, former university lecturer, Ian Meredith, has turned over a (somewhat) new leaf. After many years teaching (including a decade at the Auckland College of Education – now part of the University of...
October 20, 2016
While many Super City residents may have an axe to grind with the Auckland Council following the recent release of the Unitary Plan, one man of the land is committed to ensuring people will still be able to make themselves at home, award-winning...

blogs

August 5, 2015

Travel writers, DENNIS and ROSAMUND KNILL set sail on a luxury 5-star clipper to experience the charm and unspoiled beauty of French Polynesia.

The IT report

June 12, 2013
As a manager, when walking through your office, you probably can’t help but glance at passing computer screens. And when doing this, you probably catch a glimpse of a variety of consumer applications open and running, such as Skype, Google...
January 22, 2013
Kiwi tertiary institutions will need a radical shift in thinking when it comes to training the next generation of software engineers and developers if they are to keep up with the rapidly changing trends of the global market, says an Auckland IT...

competitions

November 20, 2016
Give a man a fish and you’ll feed him for a day but, apparently, if you give a man a horse there’s no telling what could happen!
October 20, 2016
Woman and men may share today’s workplace but do they really speak the same language or even hold the same cultural expectations?