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New Zealand Tech – Kiwi IoT companies placing NZ innovation on world stage

By   /  January 17, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, KB, KB, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, New Zealand  /  Comments Off on New Zealand Tech – Kiwi IoT companies placing NZ innovation on world stage

Source: MakeLemonade Despite the recent concerns about Huawei and its role with the 5G roll-out, a technology that will boost the use and spread of the Internet of Things (IoT), New Zealand tech firms are getting on with developing the solutions that will run on multiple networks. The offerings that can be developed in IoT […]

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New Family Violence Law takes effect

By   /  January 17, 2019  /  24/7 News, AM-NC, Communities, DJF, Foreign Affairs, Images, Immigration, Individuals, KB, KB, News, NZ Office of Ethnic Affairs, Public Sector, Public sector agencies  /  Comments Off on New Family Violence Law takes effect

Source: New Zealand Government Office of Ethnic Affairs On 3 December 2018, strangulation or suffocation, coerced marriage or civil union, and assault on a family member were introduced as amendments to the Family Violence Act 2018. Now, these behaviours are prosecutable under the Act as practices of family violence. Changes have also been made to […]

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Australians lost more than $10 million to scammers last year. Follow these easy tips to avoid being conned.

By   /  January 17, 2019  /  24/7 News, Academic Analysis, Academic collaboration, Academic freedom, Academic publishing, AM-NC, Analysis-Reportage, Australasia, Australia, DJF, Evening Report, KB, KB, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, Pacific Region, The Conversation  /  Comments Off on Australians lost more than $10 million to scammers last year. Follow these easy tips to avoid being conned.

Source: The Conversation (Au and NZ) – By Damien Manuel, Director, Centre for Cyber Security Research & Innovation (CSRI), Deakin University Many of us start a typical day by checking our phones to read emails, social media posts and the weather. Our phones are trusted devices we use constantly throughout the day to communicate. But […]

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Morrison’s Vanuatu trip shows the government’s continued focus on militarising the Pacific

By   /  January 17, 2019  /  24/7 News, Academic Analysis, Academic collaboration, Academic freedom, Academic publishing, AM-NC, Analysis-Reportage, Australasia, Australia, DJF, Evening Report, KB, KB, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, Pacific Region, The Conversation  /  Comments Off on Morrison’s Vanuatu trip shows the government’s continued focus on militarising the Pacific

Source: The Conversation (Au and NZ) – By Michael O’Keefe, Head of Department, Politics and Philosophy, La Trobe University The foreign policy community met with relief the announcement Morrison’s first overseas trip for 2019 would be to Vanuatu and Fiji. The trip is a long overdue symbol of a priority outlined in the 2017 Foreign […]

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Cotton and rice have an important place in the Murray Darling Basin

By   /  January 17, 2019  /  24/7 News, Academic Analysis, Academic collaboration, Academic freedom, Academic publishing, AM-NC, Analysis-Reportage, Australasia, Australia, DJF, Evening Report, KB, KB, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, Pacific Region, The Conversation  /  Comments Off on Cotton and rice have an important place in the Murray Darling Basin

Source: The Conversation (Au and NZ) – By Jamie Pittock, Professor, Fenner School of Environment & Society, Australian National University The widespread deaths of fish in the Darling River – with more predicted to come – has raised serious questions about the allocation of water between agriculture and the environment. Water-hungry crops like cotton and […]

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Gillette’s corporate calculation shows just how far the #metoo movement has come

By   /  January 17, 2019  /  24/7 News, Academic Analysis, Academic collaboration, Academic freedom, Academic publishing, AM-NC, Analysis-Reportage, Australasia, Australia, DJF, Evening Report, KB, KB, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, Pacific Region, The Conversation  /  Comments Off on Gillette’s corporate calculation shows just how far the #metoo movement has come

Source: The Conversation (Au and NZ) – By Carl Rhodes, Professor of Organization Studies, University of Technology Sydney For decades Gillette has been selling razors using the slogan “the best a man can get”. This week the Procter & Gamble-owned brand has adopted “the best a man can be” as part of a marketing campaign […]

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Kiwi IoT companies placing NZ on world innovation stage

By   /  January 17, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Business, DJF, Huawei, KB, Kotahinet, Kriv Naicker, Make Lemonade Media, MBIE, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, News, NZ IoT Alliance, Press Release Service  /  Comments Off on Kiwi IoT companies placing NZ on world innovation stage

Source: MakeLemonade.nz Auckland – Despite the recent concerns about Huawei and its role with the 5G roll-out, a technology that will boost the use and spread of the Internet of Things (IoT), New Zealand tech firms are getting on with developing the solutions that will run on multiple networks. The offerings that can be developed in […]

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China Display Optoelectronics Named “Best Listed Company in Investor Relations Management” at the Golden Hong Kong Stocks Awards 2018

By   /  January 17, 2019  /  24/7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, Asia, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Business, DJF, KB, KB, Media Outreach, MIL OSI, Pacific,  /  Comments Off on China Display Optoelectronics Named “Best Listed Company in Investor Relations Management” at the Golden Hong Kong Stocks Awards 2018

Source: Media Outreach HONG KONG, CHINA – Media OutReach – 16 January 2019 – China Display Optoelectronics Technology Holdings Limited (“Ch Display Opt” or the “Company”, together with its subsidiaries, the “Group”; HKSE stock code: 334) is pleased to announce that the Group has won the title of the “Best Listed Company in Investor Relations Management” at the […]

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From robo calls to spam texts: annoying campaign tricks that are legal

By   /  January 16, 2019  /  24/7 News, Academic Analysis, Academic collaboration, Academic freedom, Academic publishing, AM-NC, Analysis-Reportage, Australasia, Australia, DJF, Evening Report, KB, KB, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, Pacific Region, The Conversation  /  Comments Off on From robo calls to spam texts: annoying campaign tricks that are legal

Source: The Conversation (Au and NZ) – By Graeme Orr, Professor of Law, The University of Queensland “Make Australia Great.” So began several million text messages, sent last week from Clive Palmer’s United Australia Party. Palmer’s bumptious campaign techniques actually predated those of Donald Trump. But now he is aping Trump’s slogans and nationalism, if […]

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Workplace death – Onehunga

By   /  January 16, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, Justice, KB, KB, Law and Enforcement, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Police, Press Release, Public Sector, Security  /  Comments Off on Workplace death – Onehunga

Source: New Zealand Police Source: New Zealand Police A man has died following an accident at a workplace in Neilson Street, Onehunga, Auckland.  Emergency services were notified of the accident at 4.50pm. The man sustained critical injuries and died a short time ago. WorkSafe NZ has been notified. No further information is available at this stage. ENDS Issued by Police Media […]

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Update: Investigation involving cryptocurrency company

By   /  January 16, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, Justice, KB, KB, Law and Enforcement, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Police, Press Release, Public Sector, Security  /  Comments Off on Update: Investigation involving cryptocurrency company

Source: New Zealand Police Source: New Zealand Police The investigation into the alleged unauthorised transaction of cryptocurrency at the Christchurch company Cryptopia has continued today. The inquiry is still in its very early stages and police are continuing to work with Cryptopia to establish what has happened and how. Police are not yet in a position to […]

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The big lesson from Opal Tower is that badly built apartments aren’t only an issue for residents

By   /  January 16, 2019  /  24/7 News, Academic Analysis, Academic collaboration, Academic freedom, Academic publishing, AM-NC, Analysis-Reportage, Australasia, Australia, DJF, Evening Report, KB, KB, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, Pacific Region, The Conversation  /  Comments Off on The big lesson from Opal Tower is that badly built apartments aren’t only an issue for residents

Source: The Conversation (Au and NZ) – By Laura Crommelin, Research Lecturer, City Futures Research Centre, UNSW The saga of Opal Tower, the 36-storey Sydney apartment building evacuated on Christmas Eve after frightening cracking, has helped to expose the deep cracks in Australia’s approach to building apartments. An interim engineering assessment released yesterday indicates concrete […]

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We’re in the era of overtourism but there is a more sustainable way forward

By   /  January 16, 2019  /  24/7 News, Academic Analysis, Academic collaboration, Academic freedom, Academic publishing, AM-NC, Analysis-Reportage, Australasia, Australia, DJF, Evening Report, KB, KB, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, Pacific Region, The Conversation  /  Comments Off on We’re in the era of overtourism but there is a more sustainable way forward

Source: The Conversation (Au and NZ) – By Regina Scheyvens, Professor of Development Studies, Massey University If you live in a tourist destination, you might dread the holiday invasion. Likewise, disgruntled tourists complain about crowded and polluted beaches, national parks or attractions. Graffiti in Oviedo, northern Spain, following a spate of attacks on tourism facilities […]

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Are Australian classrooms really the most disruptive in the world? Not if you look at the whole picture

By   /  January 16, 2019  /  24/7 News, Academic Analysis, Academic collaboration, Academic freedom, Academic publishing, AM-NC, Analysis-Reportage, Australasia, Australia, DJF, Evening Report, KB, KB, MIL NZ OSI, MIL OSI, Pacific Region, The Conversation  /  Comments Off on Are Australian classrooms really the most disruptive in the world? Not if you look at the whole picture

Source: The Conversation (Au and NZ) – By Jonathon Sargeant, Senior Lecturer in Inclusive Education and Classroom Management, Australian Catholic University Recent reports suggest Australian classrooms, from the students’ perspective, are some of the most disruptive in the world. But do we have a behavioural crisis in our schools? Perhaps not. At the end of […]

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Ground-breaking test shows new low-damage New Zealand construction practice can withstand earthquakes

By   /  January 16, 2019  /  24/7 News, AM-NC, Construction, DJF, Earthquake Resilience, Housing, KB, KB, New Zealand, Press Release, Press Release Service New Zealand  /  Comments Off on Ground-breaking test shows new low-damage New Zealand construction practice can withstand earthquakes

Source: Press Release Service – New Zealand (PR.co.nz) A team of QuakeCoRE researchers have just completed a significant test of New Zealand building construction that shows new design methods will withstand future earthquakes without the damage observed during the Christchurch and Kaikoura earthquake sequences. A two-storey precast concrete building was tested on one of the […]

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Information for Taratahi students, including Telford students

By   /  January 16, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, Education, KB, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Tertiary Education, Tertiary Education Commission  /  Comments Off on Information for Taratahi students, including Telford students

Source: Tertiary Education Commission Our top priority is ensuring students get the information they need to make decisions about ongoing studies. For current Taratahi students, the education providers listed below offer programmes that are comparable to some of the Taratahi programmes. This includes students studying at the Telford campus. Please note that most of the providers […]

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Council urges resolution to disappointing outcome for Wellington bus customers

By   /  January 16, 2019  /  24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, FifthEstate1, Greater Wellington Regional Council, KB, KB, Local Government  /  Comments Off on Council urges resolution to disappointing outcome for Wellington bus customers

Source: Greater Wellington Regional Council About us / News releases / Council urges resolution to disappointing outcome for Wellington bus customers Posted on 16 January 2019 by Greater Wellington Regional Council’s Sustainable Transport Committee Chair Barbara Donaldson says today’s announcement of further industrial action on NZ Bus operated routes is a very disappointing outcome for […]

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Waiheke Island’s Matiatia Plan underway

By   /  January 16, 2019  /  24/7 News, AM-NC, Auckland Council, DJF, FifthEstate1, KB, KB, Local Government  /  Comments Off on Waiheke Island’s Matiatia Plan underway

Source: Auckland Council Increased carparking and improved transport facilities could be on the cards for an iconic section of Waiheke Island as the first steps of a detailed plan are undertaken. A project team including Waiheke Local Board, council officers, Direction Mātiatia and Ngati Paoa representatives have begun collaboration towards a new future for Mātiatia. […]

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Boost for efforts to reduce urban fossil fuel emissions – 16/01/2019

By   /  January 16, 2019  /  24-7, 24/7 News, AM-NC, DJF, earthquakes, Environment, FifthEstate1, GNS, KB, MIL NZ OSI, Natural Events, New Zealand, New Zealand Government Public Service, Science  /  Comments Off on Boost for efforts to reduce urban fossil fuel emissions – 16/01/2019

Source: GNS Science 15/01/2019 3:15 pm Better carbon emission measures will help cities work out how well they’re fighting against climate change, scientists say – and what impact government policies have. Sampling greenhouses gases downwind from Auckland City – Mt Victoria, Devonport, Auckland. © Jocelyn Turnbull Urban areas cover about three percent of the earth’s […]

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