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Ministry of the Future, British Airways grounded by tech, possible laptop ban on all US flights, Computex starts – NZ Tech Podcast 337

NZ’s digital future and the place of government, British Airways tech outage, possible laptop ban on all US flights, Computex and super thin laptops from Asus, Microsoft promotes a Surface Pro competitor and Sony offers an E-Ink based note taking tablet. This episode of NZ Tech Podcast featuring host Paul Spain (@paulspain) and guest Bill Bennett. Get the Podcast here: 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 page. Published by World Podcasts and Podcasts...

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NZ Tech Podcast 326: Electric Kiwi, Uber Eats Auckland, IS Apple doing Augmented Reality in NZ and Lyft about to launch here?

Topics discussed this week include – Apple employing Wellington creative talent, tasting Uber Eats in NZ, Is Lyft is launching in NZ, Snap Spectacles Review, Super Mario Run Android, Microsoft launches Bookings service*, Electric Kiwi story and Dr Michelle Dickinson’s science comedy podcast.   Hosted by Paul Spain (@paulspain) and this week’s guests were Luke Blincoe (CEO, Electric Kiwi) and Michelle Dickinson. *Update: Microsoft’s Booking app/service is currently limited to US   Get the Podcast here: Download or Listen to Episode 326 directly Subscribe and listen via iTunes RSS Feed You can keep current with our latest NZ Tech Podcast...

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NZ Tech Podcast 322: Robot Taxes, GM and Lyft autonomous taxi plans, Webstock and Accessibility, Orion goes AWS

            This week Rod Drury (Xero) and Lillian Grace (CEO. Figure.NZ) join Paul Spain to discuss taxing Robots, Webstock, Uber’s latest drama, Orion and Xero go Amazon Web Services (AWS), GM and Lyft autonomous car trial, Google Loon, Sonos, AirPods, home WiFi and more. 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), Samsung (Gear 3), Vodafone (Smart Ultra 7 – Android phone), Logitech...

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NZ Tech Podcast 315: Vocus update, TransferVans, Chorus new CEO, Amazon Echo in hotel rooms, Amazon Prime NZ, Yahoo Hack

          A Vocus update from Maxine Elliott, TransferVans story from CEO Brian Karlson, Amazon Echo heading to Wynn hotels, Amazon Prime officially in NZ, Chorus hires new CEO Kate McKenzie, Yahoo Hack revealed as biggest ever. Hosted by Paul Spain (@paulspain) and this week’s guests were Brian Karlson (TransferCar, TransferVan), Maxine Elliott (Vocus). Get the Podcast here: Download or Listen to Episode 315 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 306: Inside the Windows Insider Program with Bill Karagounis

  Microsoft’s Bill Karagounis is a leader with a large mandate covering many aspects of Windows 10 development. His responsibilities include the Windows Insider Program that he and his team designed, then pitched to Microsoft bosses. Now he shares some of that story and of the future. Hosted by Paul Spain (@paulspain) and this episiode’s guest was Bill Karagounis speaking over Skype from Seattle. Get the Podcast here: Download or Listen to Episode 306 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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