• By NZherald   -   Aug 16, 2018

    A MATTER OF FACT: FIGHTING FAKE NEWS IN A POST-TRUTH WORLD

    As the Herald today joined other newspapers in denouncing the US President's attacks on the free press, a New Zealand researcher says...

  • By NZherald   -   Aug 15, 2018

    E-COMMERCE ENTREPRENEUR IYIA LIU, FOUNDER OF WAIST TRAINER, LAUNCHES GIFT BOX BUSINESS

    Instagram-worthy gift boxes packed to the brim with sweets are the latest craze to hit the Internet thanks to Kiwi e-commerce entrepreneur...

    Instagram
  • By NZherald   -   Aug 15, 2018

    JUHA SAARINEN: SWAP OUT THE SYMANTEC DEAD CERTS NOW

    COMMENT: If there's one thing the ICT industry has become better at over the years, it's the "information" part of the acronym that...

  • By NZherald   -   Aug 14, 2018

    JUHA SAARINEN: HANDS ON WITH THE SAMSUNG GALAXY NOTE9

    COMMENT: The NZ Herald had the opportunity to try out a pre-production sample of the new Samsung Galaxy Note9 "phablet" and it's an...

    Samsung
  • By NZherald   -   Aug 13, 2018

    SIX CHINESE SMARTPHONE COMPANIES BITING AT THE HEELS OF APPLE AND SAMSUNG

    Apple and Samsung's domination of the smartphone world is being challenged like never before, with Chinese companies muscling in with...

    Tech, Apple, iPhone, Samsung, Smartphone
  • By NZherald   -   Aug 13, 2018

    HOLY SMOKES, BATMAN! PETITION TO REDRAW TURKEY'S PROVINCE AFTER SUPERHERO'S SIGN

    A bizarre internet campaign is trying to persuade the Turkish province of Batman to change its borders so it looks like the Caped Crusader's...

  • By NZherald   -   Aug 12, 2018

    DISNEY TURNS ITS SIGHTS ON STREAMING

    Disney's upcoming streaming service won't try to compete directly with Netflix and Amazon, but will focus instead on quality - namely...

  • By NZherald   -   Aug 12, 2018

    STUCK TO THE WEB: STUDY EXAMINES DIGITAL DANGERS

    How much internet is too much internet?Even after two decades of the web, in which it's become an inseparable part of our daily lives,...

  • By NZherald   -   Aug 12, 2018

    FORTNITE PLOY SHOWS GOOGLE'S WEAKNESS

    Fortnite amassed an unrivaled following with kid-friendly, multiplayer action that can be enjoyed on most modern devices. The video...

    Google
  • By NZherald   -   Aug 11, 2018

    ELON MUSK TAUNTS INVESTORS BETTING AGAINST TESLA

    Tesla CEO Elon Musk used Twitter late Friday to taunt investors who have bet against his company, even though his previous Twitter...

    Twitter
  • By NZherald   -   Aug 11, 2018

    SAMOAN AUTHOR SPEAKS OUT ABOUT ONLINE THREATS OF RAPE AND VIOLENCE

    A well-known Samoan author claims police told her "what do you expect us to do about it?" when she reported online threats of rape...

  • By NZherald   -   Aug 10, 2018

    KANYE WEST THROWN BY JIMMY KIMMEL'S DONALD TRUMP QUESTION

    Kanye West has given a very honest interview with late night host Jimmy Kimmel in which he speaks about his mental health breakdown...

  • By NZherald   -   Aug 9, 2018

    FIRST LOOK: SAMSUNG UNVEILS $2000 1TB SMARTPHONE WITH HUGE BATTERY

    COMMENT: Samsung has unveiled their latest line of smart devices in New York this morning. The water resistant Galaxy Watch and Galaxy...

    Smartphone, Samsung
  • By NZherald   -   Aug 8, 2018

    OTAGO UNIVERSITY SHOOTING THREAT TRACED TO COLOMBIA

    An online threat which sparked fears of a mass shooting at the University of Otago was made via an internet server in Colombia - but...

  • By NZherald   -   Aug 5, 2018

    EDITORIAL: WHEN IT'S TIME TO PUT THE PHONE DOWN

    Remember the Facebook-Cambridge Analytica scandal? Data from social media was harvested by the political firm during Donald Trump's...

    Phone, Facebook
  • By NZherald   -   Aug 5, 2018

    HOW INTERNET IS CHANGING THE WAY WE GRIEVE

    People don't die in the same way they used to. In the past, a relative, friend or partner would pass away, and in time, all that would...

  • By NZherald   -   Aug 5, 2018

    THE GREAT KIWI MIGRATION: NETFLIX NOW BIGGER THAN THREE AND TVNZ 2

    The latest report from NZ On Air shows that Kiwi audiences continue their steady migration online, with Netflix now attracting more...

  • By NZherald   -   Aug 4, 2018

    'SEXTORTION': NEW EMAIL SCAM HITS NEW ZEALAND - ARE YOU AFFECTED?

    A "sextortion" scam that threatens to expose porn-viewing habits unless you pay a Bitcoin "ransom" has hit New Zealand.The scam is...

  • By NZherald   -   Aug 4, 2018

    ANDREW LITTLE HAPPY 'INSIDIOUS' ALT-RIGHT PAIR LEAVING THE COUNTRY AS BOMB THREAT CLAIM EMERGES

    "The sooner they get out of here the better," says Minister of Justice Andrew Little about Canadian provocateurs Stefan Molyneux and...

  • By NZherald   -   Aug 4, 2018

    JUDITH WOODS: THEY'RE ADDICTIVE, BUT I'M NOT BANNING SCREENS ON HOLIDAY

    COMMENT Tonight, we are holding a family summit at Woods Towers before we jet off on holiday to Croatia in the morning. The main item...