Press Releases

Boost your creativity with Windows 10 Fall Creators Update

Tips and tricks to make the most of the fourth major milestone update to Windows 10 Windows 10 Fall Creators Update is the fourth major update to Windows 10, and is available for download starting today. According to a World Economic Forum report, creativity is one of the top three … Read more »

Anand Eswaran: Measuring the digital maturity of nations

If you had to name the most digitally advanced nations in the world, which would you guess? You might be surprised to discover that the United Kingdom, New Zealand, South Korea, Israel and Estonia are all members of a network of digitally advanced nations called the D5 (Digital Five), who … Read more »

Bees In The Beehive!

Children Re-Build Democracy Block By Block – and Add a Petting Zoo! This year’s New Zealand general election was one of the most hotly contested in recent history. The surprise announcement that Jacinda Ardern was taking over as Labour leader instantly transformed a predictable National win into a thrilling two-horse … Read more »

Microsoft NZ announces 2017 Partner Awards finalists

Digital Transformation tops priorities for Kiwi IT sector as Microsoft awards programme celebrates 10th Anniversary As Microsoft New Zealand announced the finalists for the 2017 Microsoft Partner Awards today, the company has lauded the work of the Kiwi IT companies that are leading the efforts to bring digital transformation to … Read more »

Minecraft tutorials now available in Te Reo for ‘Hour of Code’

Microsoft partners with local technology and education groups to translate new ‘Hour of Code’ Minecraft coding tutorials into Māori language for Computer Science Education Week Microsoft’s annual ‘Hour of Code’ event will have a distinctly Kiwi flavour this year with new Minecraft tutorials on the popular web site being … Read more »

Microsoft and Netsafe issue fresh warning about scammers

New wave of scam reports a “timely reminder” of the need for vigilance Microsoft New Zealand and Netsafe are today renewing their call for New Zealand internet users to be aware of a fresh wave of scammers who are targeting this country with warnings about fake viruses on their computers. … Read more »