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Each episode, Paul Spain and guests discuss what's happening in the world of technology, gadgets and telecommunications around the world and in New Zealand.

Each episode, Paul Spain and guests discuss what's happening in the world of technology, gadgets and telecommunications around the world and in New Zealand.

Location:

Auckland, New Zealand

Description:

Each episode, Paul Spain and guests discuss what's happening in the world of technology, gadgets and telecommunications around the world and in New Zealand.

Language:

English

Contact:

PO Box 90436 Victoria Street West Auckland 1142 New Zealand +64-9-377-8947


Episodes

Blackpearl Group heads for NZX + UK and US Chinese tech bans, HP cuts, WhatsApp user details leaked

11/29/2022
Paul Spain is joined by Nick Lissette - CEO of Blackpearl Group to discuss Blackpearl Group's launch on NZX and well as Tech news from the week including:

Duration:01:02:01

NZ startup Authsignal plus NZ rural internet, iPhone Satellite service, Google $600m fine and more

11/22/2022
Paul Spain is joined by Justin Soong, Founder of Authsignal, to discuss how NZ startup Authsignal are helping developers, plus:

Duration:00:57:23

Zoom conferencing from your car: Tesla says yes, + Twitter Fail and FTX bankruptcy

11/15/2022
Paul Spain is joined by Paul Woodfield (AUT) to discuss the latest tech news from the week, Including: Public Safety Network

Duration:00:55:51

Dosh Kiwi Fintech, Mondelez Cyber Insurance settlement, Musk's Twitter

11/8/2022
Paul Spain is joined by Dosh Co-Founders James McEniery and Shane Marsh, to discuss Dosh New Zealand's first digital wallet, as well as tech news of the week, including: Head to https://dosh.nz/app and use my referral code 00024406 to sign up.

Duration:01:07:16

Techwreck: Ex-Con back to lead Samsung, Ford dumps $2B AI investment, new Apple tax +Twitter/Elon

11/1/2022
Paul Spain is joined by Vincent Heeringa, host of This Climate business, to discuss the latest in Tech news, including:

Duration:01:02:02

Cars and Tech converge, iPad >50% NZ price rise, hands on 2022 MG ZS EV

10/25/2022
Paul Spain is joined by motoring editor Damien O'Carroll to discuss technological advances in the Automotive sector, hands-on 2022 MG ZS EV and iPad price hikes, as well as:

Duration:00:56:09

US Chip Sanctions, Meta and Microsoft Metaverse partnership, Amazon Fire TV review, Kiwi Saas and more

10/18/2022
Paul Spain is joined by Community Director of Kiwi Saas Brett Roberts to discuss how Kiwi SaaS is helping to accelerate the SaaS sector in New Zealand as well Tech news of the week including:

Duration:00:50:10

Cyber Smart Week plus more

10/11/2022
Jason Hosking joins Paul Spain in Queenstown to discuss cyber security and data privacy, along with the following: Cyber Smart Week 2022

Duration:00:42:11

Tesla Robots, Vodafone NZ rebrand, Deepfake discussion and more with Ambit's Tim Warren

10/4/2022
Paul Spain is joined by Tim Warren, CEO and Co-Founder of Ambit, to discuss Ambit’s virtual agents and AI, as well as tech news from the week, including:

Duration:00:54:40

Optus data breach, Meta and Google staff layoffs, Darth Vader AI, the future of Air Taxis

9/27/2022
Paul Spain is joined by Bill Bennett as they look into the latest tech news from around the world, including:

Duration:00:41:09

Deel NZ launch, Google project cuts, Adobe buys Figma, GoPro Hero 11, do Zoom calls reveal secrets?

9/20/2022
Paul Spain and Shannon Karaka (Deel) discuss how Deel is helping companies to hire globally and it's launch into New Zealand, plus tech news of the week including:

Duration:00:54:02

Elizabeth - The Tech Savvy Queen, Plus Samsung 5G networks, Apple iPhone 14, Virtual Moko

9/13/2022
Paul Spain is joined by Samsung’s Todd Selwyn, to discuss the Samsung 5G network's Auckland suburban roll out for spark, and tech news of the week including,

Duration:00:43:37

Parkable with co-founders Toby Littin and Brody Nelson

9/6/2022
Paul Spain is joined by Parkable co-founders Toby Littin and Brody Nelson to hear about Parkable's startup journey and recent success with Meta, as well as tech news from the week, including:

Duration:00:52:02

Tech, Tourism and Space - with Tourism Holding's Jo Hilson

8/30/2022
Jo Hilson (thl) joins Paul Spain to discuss thl digital’s response to a changing tourism environment, review Amazon Echo Show 15 and Oppo Find X5 Pro and talk about this week’s tech news, including: · Fresh strawberries in winter thanks to NZ vertical farming · M2X's management system makes transport more efficient · Meta’s customer service division to help those who have lost accounts · SpaceX and T-Mobile plans to boost mobile coverage in the US · NASA cancels Artemis 1 rocket launch

Duration:00:51:07

Insights on NZ's best: NZ Hi-Tech Awards with David Down, Brooke Roberts and Greg O'Grady (Part 2)

8/26/2022
We continue the celebration of the 2022 Hi-Tech Awards. Paul Spain talks with David Downs (Chair of NZ Hi-Tech Trust), Brooke Roberts (Co-Founder and 3EO of Sharesies) and Greg O'Grady (Chief Executive of Alimetry), as they share their experiences and insights.

Duration:00:56:18

Tech and Space with Savannah Peterson

8/23/2022
Paul Spain is joined by Savannah Peterson (Founder & Chief Unicorn at Savvy Millennial) to review what's happening in NZ's technology sector and its future, plus the top space and tech news from this week, including: Rocket Lab to self-funded mission to Venus to seek out life NASA’s Voyager mission 45 years on New Zealand Aerospace Summit New York’s speed limiter trial How some features on our devices can give us real peace of mind Up and coming New Zealand Tech companies NASA’s...

Duration:00:43:07

Invenco $120m+ US sale, Disney beats Netflix, Amazon buys IRobot + fresh Cyber Security insights

8/16/2022
Paul Spain is joined by Mark Duncan (Cyclone Computers) and Andrew Fox (Aruba) to talk about the latest cyber security insights, as well as discussing some of this week's tech news, including:

Duration:01:01:21

Insights on NZ's best: Seequent, Agrisea and First AML - NZ Hi-Tech Award winners (part 1)

8/10/2022
On this special episode we celebrate and learn from three winning companies in the 2022 Hi-Tech Awards. Paul Spain talks with Chief Executives Graham Grant (Seequent), Clare Bradley (Agrisea) and Milan Cooper (First AML) to gain insights and inspiration from these award winning companies and their leaders.

Duration:00:28:44

Vodafone NZ's new virtual network play, 275m people lose key internet services, Intel in pain + more

8/2/2022
Paul Spain and Bill Bennett discuss some of this week's Tech news from New Zealand and around the world, including the following: Vodafone NZ's new virtual network play NZ's Invisible Urban Charging looks to install 6000+ EV chargers in Florida Intel's revenue loss Samsung Galaxy's 'repair mode' hides personal data Nanogirl Labs launches “Creator Project” 275m people lose key internet services due to Indonesia's licensing rules Declining smart phone sales

Duration:00:49:15

Spark NZ Millimetre Wave (mmWave) trial takes 5G further - with Renee Mateparae

7/26/2022
Paul Spain is joined by Renee Mateparae (Spark NZ), to discuss Spark's recent rural trial of 5G mmWave, and fast speed connectivity.

Duration:00:58:47