Peter Beck joins University of Auckland faculty

“Being appointed an adjunct professor is incredibly humbling but at the same time, I can appreciate the irony," says the Rocket Lab CEO, who left school at 17 to take up an apprenticeship and never went to university

Written by Divina Paredes03 Sept. 19 13:18

NZ Rugby reveals competitive weapon: analytics

NZR collects and manages data for all national teams including the All Blacks on the SAS platform as well as those playing in the international Investec Super Rugby competition and the national provincial competition, the Mitre 10 Cup.

Written by Divina Paredes02 Sept. 19 19:00

CIO spotlight: Piers Shore of Fonterra

Piers Shore holds the biggest CIO role in the primary sector in New Zealand, but it was his interest in another field that paved the way for a career in ICT across the globe.

Written by Divina Paredes02 Sept. 19 06:30

What is SAFe? The Scaled Agile Framework explained

If your organization is seeking efficient project delivery, decreased time-to-market, and increased stakeholder value, then the Scaled Agile Framework may be right for you.

Written by Moira Alexander30 Aug. 19 20:00

Semi-supervised learning explained

Using a machine learning model’s own predictions on unlabeled data to add to the labeled data set sometimes improves accuracy, but not always

Written by Martin Heller29 Aug. 19 20:00

Vodafone tests five 5G sites in Auckland

“We’re going to have at least 100 cell sites upgraded by December when we switch on our 5G network,” says Vodafone NZ technology director Tony Baird.

Written by Divina Paredes29 Aug. 19 10:57

Genesis invests in EV car sharing firm Yoogo

Electricity retailer Genesis has invested $2 million for a 40 per cent stake in Yoogo Share, an EV car sharing company helping businesses and individuals reduce their carbon emissions.

Written by Divina Paredes29 Aug. 19 08:30

Apple to stop default practice of keeping Siri recordings

Apple said that it will quit keeping audio for human review and instead let users opt in to having their audio reviewed if they choose. The company said it will still use computer-generated transcripts to improve Siri.

Written by Reuters29 Aug. 19 07:44

Soft skills for success in a hard world

Unfortunately, most of us don’t realise that being excellent technically isn’t the whole story. There are several other critical pieces we need for long-term success in this age of AI, robots and exponential change

Written by Campbell Such28 Aug. 19 08:00