Wednesday, February 28, 2024

Technology

Minister attends trans-Tasman digital data meeting

Minister for Digitising Government, Judith Collins, is in Sydney to attend the first Data and Digital Ministers’ Meeting of 2024. Minister Collins says the visit...

Metlink puts public transport project on the map

An interactive map detailing upcoming, ongoing and completed projects improving public transport in the Wellington region has been launched today by Metlink. The map shows...

Empathy-centric govt services key to engaging most in need citizens 

OP-ED: By John Mazenier, New Zealand’s Country Manager for TechnologyOne. Most of us have heard the phrase “build it and they will come”. For businesses...

Wellington council cameras aid arrests

Council CCTV operators have assisted Wellington Police to make two arrests in the Courtenay Place area in recent months. Police say that in the early...

World-leading technology to aid Tory Channel mariners

A groundbreaking visual aid providing real-time guidance for mariners on current and tide conditions in Tory Channel/Kura te Au is set to go live...

Defence camp inspires female STEM students

The Royal New Zealand Air Force (RNZAF) and Royal New Zealand Navy (RNZN) have joined forces to support teachers and encourage more young women...

Award-winning AI system set to revolutionise pharmacies

An innovative Canterbury start-up that harnesses artificial intelligence (AI) and to reduce medicine-related errors in pharmacies has won an international business award. Script Sense is...

Northland council launches online water safety hub

Northland Regional Council has launched an online resource designed to help both locals and visitors be well-prepared and informed before embarking on water-related adventures...

NZ stands with UK to condemn malicious cyber activity by Russia

New Zealand has joined the UK and other international partners in condemning malicious cyber activity conducted by the Russian Government. Minister Responsible for the Government...

Kiwis invited to pest hunt this summer

University of Canterbury researchers and partners are using digital technology to help New Zealanders join the fight against invasive pests. Find-A-Pest is an innovative app...

Naval Point smart poles win praise

Smart poles which offer free wi-fi, CCTV cameras, pedestrian counters and speakers for public alerts at Christchurch's Naval Point have won a top...

Hutt City Council wins website of the year award

Hutt City Council has taken out the 2023 website of the year award at the Association of Local Government Information Management (ALGIM) Awards 2023. The...

New engagement tool goes live for Waipā residents

Waipā residents have a new, easier way to engage with their local Council with the launch of a new online engagement tool today. The website...

Auckland traffic congestion plan gets moving

The Transport and Infrastructure Committee has endorsed the Time of Use Charging - Indicative Work Programme, and the creation of a joint Auckland Transport and...

MSD launches online identity check service

From 20 November, new clients applying for ongoing financial support through MyMSD can choose to verify their identity online, using Identity Check, the Ministry...