The robot that rocks the cradle
The 2nd of three Victoria University of Wellington debates on AI looks at a relationship that will be pivotal for children’s schooling,
What would happen if the lights went out?
Audience members are asked to imagine a world without electricity in the first of three Victoria University of Wellington debates about the opportunities and challenges of AI.
Women’s gamble in an old boys club
Dr Jessica Lai argues against the belief women are innately different to men in a way that makes them less suitable for STEM.
Watch: Vodafone’s new era with new owners
In the first of a three part video interview with Newsroom’s Bernard Hickey, Vodafone CEO Jason Paris discusses his plans for the company under its new owners.
Gaming’s meteoric rise
The Detail today looks at why the government and University of Canterbury have put millions of dollars into a gaming lab - and the incredible figures the industry produces.
What Auckland needs now
Auckland has a range of challenges and needs that are distinct from the rest of New Zealand. Here, we ask seven Beca experts and Auckland market leaders “What does Auckland need now to be successful in future?“
What the heck is fintech?
Turns out there’s an industry of aspiring ‘unicorns’ dedicated to easing the pain and suffering of dealing with money, taxes and banks.
“I’m here to look to invest”
Auckland hosts Los Angeles and Chinese mega-city Guangzhou for business and technology discussions, but the emphasis is on tangible investments not just photo-ops and Ted Talks.