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Why open source is at the core of app development
The NativeScript framework was created to ease the app development process by leveraging a user’s existing web development skills.
07 Nov 18
Toshiba develops a high-speed algorithm for deep learning processors
Toshiba is continuously focusing on the research and development of AI technologies.
07 Nov 18
Making PowerApps work for you, whatever your expertise level
If you are looking to learn some basic coding for applications there are a few things you might want to think about.
31 Oct 18
Interview: GitHub's promise to diversity and social impact
GitHub is primarily a collaborative approach to coding and technical expertise, but dig a little deeper and you find that the company is so much more.
30 Oct 18
It's official: Microsoft now owns GitHub
The US$7.5 billion deal brings Microsoft closer to the heart of developer communities; with new CEO Nat Friedman replacing former GitHub CEO and co-founder Chris Wanstrath.
30 Oct 18
Funding boost helps local tech clubs give young Kiwis a better digital future
Code Club Aotearoa, Digital Natives Academy and 21C Skills Lab will be able to help young Kiwis explore their digital futures
24 Aug 18
Kiwi firm Code Avengers exports EdTech to Chile
A Hamilton tech innovator has scored a breakthrough deal with the Chilean government that will benefit 1500 disadvantaged students in Chile.
08 Aug 18
GitHub rolls out security alerts feature for Python
“Over the coming weeks, we will be adding more historical Python vulnerabilities to our database. "
16 Jul 18
Major tech competition launches for Kiwi students
The initiative is linked directly to the new Digital Technologies & Hangarau Matihiko curriculum content.
09 Apr 18
ASEAN-Australia codeathon brings innovation to the fight against cybercrime
“It was incredible to see such a diverse group of people from different industries and nations come together to collaborate."
20 Mar 18
Apple says DON’T fear about leaked source code – experts say DO
After a critical source code for the iPhone was leaked online recently, Apple reassured there was nothing to fear but experts think otherwise.
10 Feb 18
Apple to pump up data center spending by $10 billion
Apple expects to invest over $30 billion in capital expenditures in the US over the next five years and create over 20,000 new jobs.
18 Jan 18
Report: The importance of low-code apps in the age of digital transformation
The availability of a variety of cloud application development services is reducing the complexity of delivering applications.
11 Dec 17
The global enterprise getting Kiwi kids into coding
Accenture employees across 55 of these countries have pledged to volunteer more than 10,000 hours to Hour of Code.
06 Dec 17
MatataLab’s robot could be the future of education
With robotic technology quickly evolving, and the use of robots ever-expanding, children are now exposed to robots at a very young age...
05 Dec 17
Hands-on review: Anki’s Cozmo, play with the AI of the future
Cozmo is a quick study, eager to learn and more than just a little bit playful...
05 Dec 17
Accenture: How to get more girls into technology
“It's not only an economic imperative that we bridge the gender gap when it comes to technology...it is a critical societal one."
01 Dec 17
Vodafone fuels new course to tackle AU's low female STEM employment rate
"There is a lack of understanding about job prospects and roles for women in male-dominated STEM fields.”
13 Nov 17
Kiwi company trains future innovators with robotics, coding and more
'Normal' people like you and I could soon be left in the dust by the generation or two below us as OMGTech! trains our future innovators.
01 Nov 17
OMGTech launches more coding for kids workshops around NZ
OMGTech! trialled the new initiative last week delivering workshops in five Auckland schools...
31 Oct 17
Microsoft teaches kids to code for Minecraft
"MakeCode teaches the 101 of programming languages, including variables, control flow, if statements, loops and functions..."
25 Oct 17
The future is technology: Another company invests into coding for kids
The continued expansion of this industry highlights the importance of this skill in a tech-driven future...
02 Oct 17
Low-code or no-code: Gartner releases new high-productivity app development Quadrant
Solutions in this new category provide application development, deployment and execution in the cloud using a low-code or no-code approach.
04 Sep 17
Bluff Marae takes on coding for kids with the help of CodeCamp
Coding skills are fundamentally important to young Kiwis, who may well live in a world where IT is the dominating industry...
25 Jul 17