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Hands-on: How the Asus ROG GX501 Zephyrus performs with Nvidia's Max-Q technology
The Asus ROG GX501 Zephyrus ships with Nvidia's Max-Q, designed to maintain GPU power with less heat and fan noise. Here's our first peek at the new technology. 
© 2017 PC World 4:35am 

America's Cup: On Kiwis, Aussies, billionaires, technology - and redemption
Redemption for a gutsy crew of five New Zealanders and one Australian came on the turquoise waters of Bermuda's Great Sound, four years and 4800km removed from one of the most brutal collapses in sports.With a mixture of ingenuity... 
© 2017 NZ Herald Tue 11:55am 

Satellites controlling irrigation just one idea for Alexandra-based space centre
Satellite data technology that could calculate how much water was needed to adequately irrigate a farm paddock is just one of the research ideas for a new Central Otago space centre. 
© 2017 Tue 10:35am 

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Team New Zealand's winning performance backed by Kiwi technology
Emirates Team New Zealand's win at this year's America's Cup race is the result of innovative technology, says Callaghan Innovation.The government innovation agency has helped the team increase its research and development investment... 
© 2017 NZ Herald Tue 8:35am 

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Why lionfish are being hunted by robots in Bermuda
Bermuda is using robot technology to control the population of venomous lionfish. 
© 2017 BBCWorld Tue 2:45am 

Big problem with Apple, Microsoft tablets
Some of the world's biggest technology companies are facing an unusual and costly problem: their products are proving too good to replace.Sales of traditional tablet computers are falling in Australia and are tipped to drop further,... 
© 2017 NZ Herald Mon 5:15pm 

Airways worried about the cyber attack threat
Airways is worried about the threat of a cyber attack on the air traffic control system and is searching around the world for ways to prevent it.As the state owned enterprise moves towards more automated towers, its chief technology... 
© 2017 NZ Herald Mon 6:35am 

The latest in sports technology makes coaching easy
New Zealand wearable technology has been adopted by some of the world's most famous sports teams to improve athlete performance. 
© 2017 Fri 4:35pm 

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Cash 'lives on' after 50 years of ATMs
Bank of England chief cashier says all future plans include the use of cash despite new technology. 
© 2017 BBCWorld 7:15pm 

Apple working with car company Hertz to manage small autonomous fleet
Apple is leasing a small fleet of cars from Hertz Global Holdings to test self-driving technology, an agreement that echoes a larger deal between competitors Alphabet and Avis Budget Group.The iPhone maker is leasing Lexus RX450h... 
© 2017 NZ Herald Tue 11:05am 

Innovation helped win the America's Cup, and Team NZ will continue to improve
With 18 months left before its government grant expires, Emirates Team New Zealand's engineers will be looking to create a "super high tech" yacht for the next America's Cup. Callaghan Innovation gave the team an undisclosed sum in a Growth Grant to rebate its spend on research and development for new technology for its yacht. Callaghan business advisor for Team New Zealand Nick Brewer said the team's investment in innovation contributed to its America's Cup victory on Tuesday morning in Bermuda.  Brewersaid most of the money went towards making and testing materials such as carbon fibre. 
© 2017 Tue 9:45am 

Twelve Questions with Advanced Security chief executive Michael Marr
Advanced Security chief executive Michael Marr is pioneering the use of drones for security with new technology expected to earn $300 million worldwide in the next few years. The former sparky from Pukekohe is about to sleep rough... 
© 2017 NZ Herald Tue 5:15am 

Behind Spark?s slow-burn 4.5G plan
Last week Spark installed new technology on five Queenstown cellular towers. They mean the region now has New Zealand’s fastest mobile data network. The Queenstown towers join one-off upgraded Spark towers in Christchurch and Silverdale. Upgrading Queenstown is Spark’s latest move to squeeze the most from its cellular spectrum. It’s been doing this since buying the […] 
© 2017 GeekZone Mon 5:15pm 

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Is the tech bubble about to burst?
There are signs that trouble may be brewing in the tech paradise. US technology stocks have been under pressure in the past week and struggling to recover. Apple, the world's most valuable company by market capitalisation, saw... 
© 2017 NZ Herald Fri 4:45pm 

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