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NZ Tech Podcast 321: 1 Million Podcast Downloads, Banks vs Apple, US Homeland Security vs Travellers, $3000+ Giveaways

            Celebrating over 1-million downloads of NZ Tech Podcast on this our 6th anniversary. Topics included Homeland Security vs Travellers, Australian Banks vs Apple, PayPal account risks, Logitech’s 4K webcam, Intel Coffee Lake, near Invisible Malware. We also giveaway over $3000 in prizes this week if you sign up to Paul Spain’s email newsletter at paulspain.com Special thanks to the companies that donated prizes for our listeners this week – Spark NZ (Galaxy S7 Black Onyx), Aura Infosec (Ticket to 13c0n), Samsung (Gear 3), Vodafone (Smart Ultra 7 – Android phone), Logitech (K375s Multikeyboard, C922 Webcam), Norton (Norton Security Premium). Hosted by Paul Spain (@paulspain) and this week’s guests were Brett Roberts, Bill Bennett. Get the Podcast here: Download or Listen to Episode 321 directly Subscribe and listen via iTunes RSS Feed Video – on Facebook You can keep current with our latest NZ Tech Podcast updates via Twitter @NZTechPodcast, the NZ Tech Podcast website or the facebook...

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NZ Tech Podcast 320: 31c0n Ticket Giveaway, Luggage Robots, Windows 10 Cloud edition, Is your TV watching you?

    In this episode, we discuss the ratepayers footing the bill to fly in extra IT professionals to NZ, the latest on train travel pod trials in India, Gita the personal cargo carrying robot and exciting news on 31 c0n conference coming this month in Auckland – better yet – be in to win a ticket to the conference by signing up at paulspain.com Hosted by Paul Spain (@paulspain) and this week’s guests were Paul Brislen, Paul Poteete. Get the Podcast here: Download or Listen to Episode 320 directly Subscribe and listen via iTunes RSS Feed You can keep current with our latest NZ Tech Podcast updates via Twitter @NZTechPodcast, the NZ Tech Podcast website or the facebook...

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NZ Tech Podcast 319: Trump vs Cyber Security, broader than expected UFB expansion, Dropbox Paper, China vs VPN

  We discuss Whitehouse Cyber Security challenges, NZ’s bigger than expected UFB expansion (UFB2), Dropbox competes with Google Docs/Office 365, China’s outlawing of VPNs, Peter Thiel, Spotcap online lending, 12GB and 16TB hard drives and Spark’s big outage. Hosted by Paul Spain (@paulspain) and on this week’s guests was Nate Dunn. Get the Podcast here: Download or Listen to Episode 319 directly Subscribe and listen via iTunes RSS Feed You can keep current with our latest NZ Tech Podcast updates via Twitter @NZTechPodcast, the NZ Tech Podcast website or the facebook...

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NZ Tech Podcast 318: E-Bikes, Ubco 2×2, AirPods hands on, Korea’s 997km/h train, Samsung battery update

This episode we discuss E-Bikes, smart helmets, New Zealand’s Ubco 2×2 which is currently crowdfunding, AirPods hands on (ears on?), Korea’s 997km/h take on the HyperLoop, Samsung Note 7 battery update.   Hosted by Paul Spain (@paulspain) and on this week’s guests was Steve Simms. Get the Podcast here: Download or Listen to Episode 318 directly Subscribe and listen via iTunes RSS Feed You can keep current with our latest NZ Tech Podcast updates via Twitter @NZTechPodcast, the NZ Tech Podcast website or the facebook...

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NZ Tech Podcast 317: Let’s all be futurists, Home Tech – autonomous commuting, UFB vs ADSL, Flick Electric

    Paul Spain shares thoughts on why we should all wear the hat of a Futurist, and tech related influences on housing – including access via autonomous vehicle, considering going from Ultra-Fast Broadband to ADSL connectivity and Flick Electric.   Hosted by Paul Spain (@paulspain) and on this week’s episode, Paul flew solo. Get the Podcast here: Download or Listen to Episode 317 directly Subscribe and listen via iTunes RSS Feed You can keep current with our latest NZ Tech Podcast updates via Twitter @NZTechPodcast, the NZ Tech Podcast website or the facebook...

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