Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg admits mistakes in light of privacy scandal

A data-mining firm may have improperly obtained data from roughly 50 million Facebook users.

Privacy lawyer Kathryn Dalziel discusses a move by an Auckland school to warn parents not to post photos of other children taken at school events without permission.

New Zealand privacy laws strengthened, Commissioner given more power

It says new technologies have transformed the way personal information is used.

A Sea of Thieves promotional image.

Opinion: Kiwis are paying a third more for video games and that's not OK anymore

A game released today costs 32 per cent more from the New Zealand Microsoft site than the US site.

Consumer New Zealand says no complaints have been made against the popular device here.

New Fitbit feature added to track menstrual cycles

It aims to look at how menstrual cycle impacts sleep, weight and nutrition.

Watch: World's first self-piloted electric air taxi takes off in Christchurch

The futuristic aircraft rises into the air like a helicopter, flies like a plane and lands like a helicopter.

Research reveals people's trust of coloured robots corresponds with their racial prejudices

The research examined if people automatically ascribe a race to robots.

Amazon's personal assistant AI freaking out users with creepy random laughing

"We're aware of this and working to fix it," Amazon said in a statement.

A helicopter carrying crew from ONE News heads for the West Coast following this morning's fatal crash.

Isolated West Coast township of Haast to get cell phone coverage for first time

A 3G tower will be built to service the population of 240 people.

Meet 'Flippy' the all-new burger flipping robot set to revolutionise fast food industry

The robot has recently begun working at Cali-Burger in Los Angeles.

It comes as the company prepares to delist from the NZ stock exchange.

Rod Drury stepping down as head of Kiwi accounting software giant Xero

After 11 years at the helm, Rod Drury will hand over leadership of Xero to Steve Vamos.

She's touted as being faster, safer and more cost effective than hiring a human security guard.

Kiwi company unveils 110kg security robot called ‘Harriet’

She's touted as being faster, safer and more cost effective than hiring a human security guard.

Does a dip in sales mean we have reached peak smartphone?

New smartphones are being released as the industry's biggest annual show takes place in Barcelona.

Nokia re-releases 8110 'banana phone' as former tech giant continues revival

First released in 1996, the mobile famously featured in the original Matrix film.

This Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018, photo shows the Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus, left, and back of a Galaxy S9 mobile phone, during a product preview in New York. The Galaxy S9 phones were unveiled Sunday, Feb. 25, in Barcelona, Spain, and will be available March 16. Advance orders begin this Friday. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)

Samsung unveil new Galaxy S9

It is said to have largely unchanged designs and incremental improvements such as a better camera.

A Canterbury University scientist has developed a neuromorphic computer chip.

Computer chip that mimics human brain could power everyday devices

A Canterbury University scientist has developed a neuromorphic computer chip.

It's the brainchild of two Mt Maunganui siblings and it’s being rolled out in New Zealand.

Kiwi brothers' app changing the way crowds interact with sporting giants like NBA's Phoenix Suns

DROPIT is the brainchild of two Mt Maunganui siblings and it's being rolled out in NZ.

'I didn't really think this would work' - Elon Musk's massive doubts over launch of world's most powerful rocket

SpaceX today remarkably launched their new Falcon Heavy rocket into orbit on its first test.

The new law addresses non-physical forms of abuse or 'coercive control'. Domestic violence support groups here are keeping a close eye on the way the law is being applied there.

'I've never hated myself more in my life' - Revenge porn law, does it really protect the victim?

There are rising levels of revenge porn cases, with 16 to 29-year-olds at a higher risk.

The PM has responded to the #KnitForJacinda movement, saying she’d love for people to donate to others and send her a pic.

Watch: Beaming Jacinda Ardern says she's 'incredibly happy' with #KnitForJacinda online drive

The PM was all praise for Kiwis' generosity as the knitting drive grows stronger online to help disadvantaged mums and babies.

The Humanity Star is the brainchild of Peter Beck, Rocket Lab's Kiwi boss, but not all are impressed.

Not everyone impressed with 'giant disco ball' sent into space by Rocket Lab

The Humanity Star is the brain child of Peter Beck, Rocket Lab's Kiwi boss.

UN specialists are in Auckland meeting with pacific health leaders desperate to eliminate the rapidly increasing number of cases.

Hopes new app will help Pacific nations battling dengue fever

In Samoa five people have died and there’s been more than 1700 cases in a current dengue outbreak.

A French robot is being reprogramed by Auckland university researchers to engage with sick Kiwi kids in hospital.

'I'm already in love' - Hayley Holt, Jack Tame mesmerised by playful robot that'll help kids during hospital stays

A French robot is being reprogramed by Auckland researchers to engage with sick kids.

Amazon's smart speaker to launch in NZ

The Echo speakers will allow you to get 1 NEWS bulletins, updated twice a day.

Hacker using laptop. Lots of digits on the computer screen.

Malware displaying pornographic material found in Google Play store apps targeting children

Check Point Research says it's likely Kiwi users have been exposed to the malware.

Weeds cost the agriculture industry hundreds of millions of dollars each year.

Weed-killing drone a new weapon against agriculture's $1.7 billion pests

Farmers are now looking to the sky for relief from weeds that cost them dearly.

The World Wildlife Fund says the technology has had a successful trial in Fiji.

NZ urged to embrace new device that monitors seafood catch from sea to plate

The World Wildlife Fund says the technology has had a successful trial in Fiji.

Hopes robot duck will help children living with cancer manage stress

The social robot can be silly, happy, angry, scared or sick just like them.

Watch: Bosnian inventor builds collapsible car which turns into suitcase

The car is made from light-weight aluminium and can carry drivers weighing up to 100kgs.

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