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'Older people can learn': Digital skills important to help seniors stay connected
Jenny Greig is 80 and uses her smart phone for "just about everything", including casting her favourite shows to her TV. 
© 2019 Sat 12:55am 

Huawei phone launches are being delayed by the US blacklist
Huawei's escalating clash with the United States is beginning to hamper the rollout of its new smartphones. 
© 2019 CNN Thu 0:55am 

Australian chef with cancer was sacked over the phone, called an unreliable employee
"Extraordinarily heartless" Sydney restaurant fired a chef who was absent for three days for cancer treatment. 
© 2019 Wed 4:35pm 

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Pets, pies and cellphones police cracking down on distracted motorists
If you eat, drink or use your phone behind the wheel in Canterbury, chances are you'll soon see flashing lights.For the remainder of the year, police in the district will regularly target drivers who are not paying full attention... 
© 2019 NZ Herald Wed 2:15pm 

Fintech revolutionises finance
Adapt or die: financial organisations will have to alter their business models to keep up with the changing landscape, writes Tim McCready. The mobile phone revolutionised the way people engage with their bank, and in the years... 
© 2019 NZ Herald Wed 5:05am 

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Why I might buy a Huawei phone
I do not like being bullied and I have already lost any semblance of privacy so a Huawei smartphone could be on my shopping list. 
© 2019 Aardvark Tue 10:15am 

England selectors face 'worst' phone call they've ever had over World Cup squad - Vaughan
England captain Eoin Morgan faces the "worst" phone call of his life when he and national selector Ed Smith name the hosts' World Cup squad on Tuesday, says Michael Vaughan. 
© 2019 BBCWorld Mon 5:45pm 

The farmer who cut off his own leg with a pocketknife
When Kurtis Kaser's leg got trapped he did not have a phone to call for help - but he did have a knife. 
© 2019 BBCWorld Sat, 18 May 10:15am 

Samsung's first 5G phone is out for Verizon customers
It's a big day for the future of wireless internet connectivity. 
© 2019 CNN Fri, 17 May 8:15am 

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Trump suggests using Huawei as a bargaining chip in US-China trade deal
US President Donald Trump has raised the possibility of easing restrictions on Huawei as part of a broader trade deal with Beijing, despite labeling the Chinese telecommunications giant "very dangerous." 
© 2019 CNN Fri 5:45pm 

Drunk driver jailed for killing his best friend in Taranaki horror crash
Dad tells court of nightmare phone call in which he learned of his son's death. 
© 2019 Wed 5:25pm 

MBIE names the worst industry for customer satisfaction
The telecommunication industry says it's trying hard to improve customer satisfaction.Its pledge comes after an MBIE report this morning that highlighted phone companies and ISPs' poor service.The industry generates the most complaints,... 
© 2019 NZ Herald Wed 4:15pm 

Huawei NZ: 'No need to panic' about phones after Google move
Huawei New Zealand says the phone-maker is looking at contingencies and the longer-term impact of restrictions on its access to US technology. 
© 2019 RadioNZ Wed 9:55am 

'No need to panic and return phones to retailers' - Huawei NZ exec
Huawei NZ deputy chief executive Andrew Bowater is urging customers not to return their phones after Google said it would follow a White House order to suspend technology exports to the Chinese phone maker. READ MORE: • Q&A:... 
© 2019 NZ Herald Tue 3:05pm 

Q&A: Google's Huawei ban - what it means for your Android phone
Reports emerged yesterday that Google has suspended its hardware and software business with Chinese company Huawei, which Google later confirmed. Why did Google suspend its business with Huawei? Google says it is complying with... 
© 2019 NZ Herald Tue 10:15am 

Huawei's Android loss: How it affects you
Google has blocked Chinese phone maker Huawei from some updates to the Android operating system. The BBC's Leo Kelion looks at how this will affect users with existing Huawei handsets. 
© 2019 RadioNZ Tue 7:05am 

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Tax change set to push up cost of using phones overseas by 15%
Tax proposal means Kiwis would pay GST when roaming on overseas phone networks. 
© 2019 Fri, 17 May 5:25pm 

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