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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 (K375s Multikeyboard, C922 Webcam), Norton (Norton Security Premium). Hosted by Paul Spain (@paulspain) and this week’s guests were Rod Drury (CEO, Xero) and Lillian Grace (CEO, Figure.NZ). Get the Podcast here: Download or Listen to Episode 322 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 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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NZ Tech Podcast 269: Cyber Security, ASB, Free Mobile Data, Robots vs employment

  Bryce Boland (FireEye) and James Bergin (ASB) join Paul Spain to discuss cyber security, ransomware, banking tech, robots vs employment, shooting down drones, Telstra’s free mobile data day, UFB update and the Asia Pacific Podcast Conference. This NZ Tech Podcast episode produced with the support of Gorilla Technology, hosted by Paul Spain (@paulspain) with guests Bryce Boland and James Bergin. Published by Podcasts New Zealand – home of NZ’s favourite podcasts. Get the Podcast here: Download or Listen to Episode 268 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 268: UK Health Service gets techie, DeLorian comeback, Apple's error 53 and $625m Patent Lawsuit

  UK Health Service to embrace wearable and provide patients free Wi-Fi, Augmented Reality futures, DeLorian’s comeback, Twitter stream change, Fitbit and Harvey Norman, Asia Pacific Podcast Conference, Apple’s Error 53 and $625m Patent Lawsuit. This NZ Tech Podcast episode produced with the support of Gorilla Technology, hosted by Paul Spain (@paulspain) with guest Brett Roberts. Published by Podcasts New Zealand – home of NZ’s favourite podcasts. Get the Podcast here: Download or Listen to Episode 268 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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