Turbines to harvest power from wind tunnels
A mini wind turbine that can cope with gusts from any direction is being pitched at windy Wellington.
Taking animals out of the lab
Globally there are moves to make teaching, testing and research kinder to animals. But what about NZ?
What we do in the shadows
Regulators want banks and insurers to emphasise fairness and customer service. Deloitte suggests ways they can improve culture from the inside out and from the top down.
Handley receives payout after CTO job bungle
IT entrepreneur confirms he accepted offer to become NZ’s first CTO - only to have Government rip up the contract.
Gluckman: Emissions-reducing innovation
New Zealand needs to consider its moratorium on genetic modification techniques to access the most promising innovations that would reduce agricultural emissions, says Peter Gluckman in his final report as the Prime Minister’s chief science advisor.
A cow-whispering fitbit
Richard MacManus dives into our thriving agri-tech sector to find a cow-whispering fitbit backed by Rocketlab’s Peter Beck, Peter Thiel and Stephen Tindall.
One way to fast-track water health
Local technology company, Takiwā, is taming NZ’s unruly data to paint pictures for iwi, the health sector and educators.
What’s missing in the IRD’s crypto guidance
Richard MacManus looks behind the IRD’s guidance on crypto-currencies and finds trading profits can be taxed.