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Spark surges in H1 FY20

Spark has boasted its strongest revenue growth in three years for the half year to 31 December, an increase of 4.0 percent to $1,824m, along with EBITDAI growth of 2.2 percent to $500m and NPAT up 9.2 percent to $167m.

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Adobe Photoshop turns 30, now much smarter

Adobe introduces new machine learning-driven Photoshop features for iPad and Mac to celebrate 30 years of the application.

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Edge roadmap reveals user requests — and work undone

Among other tweaks, Microsoft intends to roll out two syncing features — including one that links up browser add-ons between copies of Edge on multiple devices. User comments, however, reflect frustration at features that have not yet...

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Apple sticks with March iPhone event despite coronavirus

Apple still hopes to introduce iPhone 9 at a March special event, though supply and production may be constrained due to the coronavirus outbreak in China.

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Fonterra signs HCL for all-of-company IT

Fonterra has awarded India-based global technology company HCL Technologies (HCL) a multi-year contract to upgrade and manage its entire technology infrastructure, replacing existing contracts with multiple suppliers.

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Who’s buying IoT in NZ?

IDC says New Zealand buyers of IoT technology are making their purchasing decisions primarily on the basis of on their existing trusted commercial relationships or partnerships.

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How blockchain could help block fake news

Creating an immutable ledger to track metadata associated with published content shows promise as a method for identifying authentic news.

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Microsoft springs last-minute demand on buyers of Windows 7 after-expiration support

IT admins who signed up for Windows 7 post-retirement support found out there's a new prerequisite that has to be installed before they can download patches they've already paid for.

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Apple quietly builds the business case for AR

Apple has introduced new AR features that should help the company push adoption of the technologies more into the mainstream.

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Why HyperloopTT uses Facebook’s Workplace for team communications

Companies looking to better connect workers spread across time zones have a variety of options; Microsoft, Google, Slack and Facebook all compete in the collaboration arena. Sometimes, one of those options stands out among the others....

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Microsoft most popular employer with uni students

Microsoft has emerged as the preferred employer from a survey of undergraduate and post graduate students, with Xero close behind at number three.

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MIT researchers say mobile voting app piloted in U.S. is rife with vulnerabilities

The flaws could let a hacker alter, stop or expose how a person has voted.

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Hey, Google: Maybe it's time to take a lesson from Samsung

Google could stand to learn a few things from Samsung's smartphone strategy — but the lesson has little to do with the devices themselves.

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February Win10 1903 and 1909 cumulative update causing desktops to disappear

Reports are starting to pour in about a bug — or maybe a conflict — with the February cumulative update for Win10 1903 and 1909, KB 4532693. Installing the patch may leave your machine with a swapped-out main profile, removing all of...

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Telcos cop Commerce Commission fines and warnings

The Commerce Commission has fined three Vocus subsidiaries — CallPlus Services (trading as Slingshot), Flip Services and Orcon — a total of $121,500 for making false representations in customers’ invoices.

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What's in the latest Firefox update? Firefox 73 adds to usability and accessibility options

Firefox 73 is a minor update that highlights Mozilla's decision to speed up the browser's release schedule.

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BlackBerry says its new Digital Workplace eliminates need for VPN, VDI

BlackBerry has integrated its Desktop and Access Browser with partner Awingu's secure browser-based workspace and AI-driven security software from its acquisition of Cylance.

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Patch Tuesday: 99 holes, 'exploited' IE fix, Win7 mayhem and UEFI ghost

Microsoft’s February 2020 Patch Tuesday fixes are out, and the result is a huge, jumbled mess. With 164 patches plugging 99 separately identified security holes, klaxon calls to fix an “exploited” IE JScript hole, an unidentified UEFI...

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