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Countdown to Christmas with our best articles of the year
From gay CEOs, sexist CEOs and mean CEOs to women at the top, disappearing ISPs and our whole office fighting it out on their Fitbits, we’ve had a great year.
15 Dec 14
Hands on review: Strike Alpha iPhone 6 car cradle
Car phone cradles mightn’t be the most exciting phone accessory, but they do make several metric tonnes of common sense.
12 Dec 14
Find the right word with Oxford Learner's Thesaurus app
The app offers over 17,000 synonyms and opposites with clear explanations, an alphabetical index, making it easy to find the word users are looking for and guidance on the most frequently used synonym.
18 Nov 14
Emirates increases mobile presence with iPhone app
"iPhone represents the majority of the mobile traffic to the Emirates websites, which is why the company has launched on iOS first.
17 Nov 14
Polaroid-style prints for iPhone and Android in the works
No WiFi, no Bluetooth. Users simply have to plug the device into their smartphone, snap a picture, and then print instantly; "any time, anywhere".
14 Nov 14
Navdy releases futuristic driving tool
Navdy is a new windscreen technology that makes driving more advanced.
10 Nov 14
Telecom operators could lose 50 percent of customers by next year
A global survey by Ovum indicates telecom operators could lose up to half of their customers over the course of the next year.
07 Nov 14
'Make fitness your mission' with NZDF's Force Fit app
The New Zealand Defence Force (NZDF) has create a mobile app to encourage people to get fighting fit.
07 Nov 14
Google's Lollipop biggest redesign of Android in years
The latest version of Google’s Android mobile operating system is being touted as the biggest redesign of Android in years
30 Oct 14
Apple Pay will change the way you buy everything
The technology means retailers will be able to accept payments via smartphones, and one day people may be able to exchange money using only their phones
24 Oct 14
Google announces Inbox: is the future of email finally here?
Email started as a way to send digital notes around the office. Fast forward 30 years and you can contact virtually anyone in the world with just the phone in your pocket.
23 Oct 14
2degrees founder’s rumblings over ComCom mobile market monitoring
2degrees founder comes out swinging, saying the Commerce Commission is asleep at the wheel and has produced faulty information
20 Oct 14
Does your phone fit anywhere ?
Changing mobile technology has become such a fixture in everyday life that other industries are now having to accommodate, and take into consideration when they are designing their products.
06 Oct 14
Getting the blues from our modern txting lifestyle
I read a brilliant report by The New York Times' Jessica Bennett about that trauma inflicting chat bubble that appears on numerous devices in our social media lives.
03 Oct 14
Review: Kiwi hands on iPhone 6 plus
Its attracted a fair bit of controversy. Much of this is thanks the post-launch Bend gate saga, but Apples XXL-sized iPhone, the 6+ has finally arrived.
01 Oct 14
iPhone 6: Big is best. Or is it?
Do we need to get bigger purses to fit these monstrosities? Do people need bigger pockets?
30 Sep 14
iPhone 6 signals gadget overload
Are people getting frustrated with the amount of separate devices they need to own in order to conduct their every day living?
30 Sep 14
Noel Leeming midnight launch sees in new iPhone 6...
For the first time ever, Noel Leeming will have the Apple iPhone available in store on day one of the official New Zealand launch date.
26 Sep 14
Apple's iPhone 6 Plus drives fans around the bend...
With so much hype surrounding the release of the iPhone 6 and the even bigger iPhone 6 Plus, it wasn’t long before reports of faults started making headlines.
25 Sep 14
Off the scales as Apple smashes record iPhone sales...
"Sales for iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus exceeded our expectations for the launch weekend, and we couldn’t be happier."
23 Sep 14
Was iPhone 6 launch "pure Apple theatre"...?!
"Nobody does product launches in quite the same way. Many try, but as Samsung found out at the start of the year, a lot can go wrong."
22 Sep 14
iHusband... Can iPhone 6 save 20 years of marriage?
"Lots of people in the queue were very happy but it was different for me because of the circumstances."
22 Sep 14
New iPhone 6 gives NFC "shot in the arm"
In short, Apple just gave NFC the greatest shot in the arm that it has ever received...
18 Sep 14
iPredict a riot... Apple reveals record iPhone 6 orders...
"Pre-orders for iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus set a new record for Apple, and we can’t wait to get our best iPhones yet into the hands of customers..."
17 Sep 14