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Download 2.0 – October 22 – IDC says telco recovery will be

Published: Sun 24 Oct 2021 06:43 PM
Telco sector revenues were flat last year. IDC forecasts a slow recovery. IDC: Telco recovery will be slow IDC says telecommunications sector revenue was flat last year despite the impact of the Covid pandemic. Across the sector revenues for connectivity ... Read more...

Why bother with Windows 11?

Published: Sun 24 Oct 2021 06:33 PM
After a couple of weeks using the beta and a week with the final version of Windows 11, I've yet to find a real reason to use it. Steven Vaughan-Nichols nails the problem with Windows 11 in at Computerworld.  Read more...

Your home printer could be a security risk

Published: Sun 24 Oct 2021 06:28 PM
Overpriced home printer ink is annoying. On its own it doesn’t pose a security risk. Read more...

Telcowatch shows Spark ahead in mobile

Published: Sun 24 Oct 2021 06:20 PM
Spark topped New Zealand’s mobile market share in the third quarter of 2021. It has a 36 percent market share, a mere sliver in front of Vodafone which is on 35 percent. Read more...

Canon sued after printer stops scanning when  ink runs out

Published: Sun 24 Oct 2021 05:50 PM
David Leacraft found his Canon Pixma MG6320 printer would refuse to scan or fax documents if there was no ink in the device's cartridges. Read more...

Israel And New Zealand’s Climate Change Co-operations

Published: Fri 22 Oct 2021 10:47 AM
On the 24th of October, the world celebrates “International Day of Climate Change”. This day should serve as a stark reminder that even to those of us not particularly cognizant of the climate crisis could not help but be alarmed by what has been happening ... Read more...

New Zealand Government Sending Thousands Back To School During Worsening COVID-19 Outbreak

Published: Fri 22 Oct 2021 10:31 AM
By Tom Peters New Zealand’s Labour Party-led government is systematically removing lockdown restrictions in Auckland, the centre of an expanding COVID-19 outbreak, and telling the population that it must accept a major increase in cases. On Wednesday, ... Read more...

On Why New Zealand Needs To Change Its Defence Habits

Published: Fri 22 Oct 2021 10:09 AM
In a flashback to the military displays of days gone by, one of our frigates recently joined a Carrier Strike show of force in the South China Sea, en route to a joint military exercise in Singapore with our traditional allies, called BersamaGold21. ... Read more...

Melbourne: The Longest In Lockdown

Published: Thu 21 Oct 2021 02:02 PM
As a city, Melbourne previously prided itself with the air of a prim and proper heiress, one without peer in Australia: a gastronomic wonder, a sporting goddess, and a place of orderly public transport. The Economist Intelligence Unit glowed with ... Read more...

Chile Is At The Dawn Of A New Political Era

Published: Thu 21 Oct 2021 12:24 PM
By Vijay Prashad / Globetrotter   “It feels like we are at the end of an era,” Bárbara Sepúlveda tells me on October 12, 2021. Sepúlveda is a member of Chile’s Constitutional Convention and of the Communist Party of Chile. The era ... Read more...
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