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HTC promise more Edge Sense and a better camera with the HTC U12+
HTC have officially unveiled their 2018 flagship phone, the HTC U12+. 
© 2018 PC World 2:34am 

Police warn of phone scam targeting Chinese
Police are warning about a fake kidnapping phone scam from individuals claiming to be from the Chinese consulate. 
© 2018 RadioNZ Wed 6:54pm 

Sweet wake-up call for Chiefs prop Karl Tu'inukuafe, as All Blacks shock sinks in
You could have forgiven Karl Tu'inukuafe for thinking he was still in dream land when he awoke and looked at his phone. 
© 2018 Wed 6:14pm 

US and China work on ZTE rescue; Mnuchin denies quid pro quo
WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States and China are working toward an agreement that would ease U.S. sanctions that were imposed on ZTE Corp. and let the Chinese telecommunications giant stay in business.President Donald Trump says... 
© 2018 NZ Herald Wed 6:44am 

All Blacks newbie Shannon Frizell stunned by his callup to rugby's big league
When Shannon Frizell received the call that every New Zealand rugby player dreams of, he handed the phone back to his Highlanders manager and told him to quit messing with him. 
© 2018 Tue 4:24pm 

London's Grenfell fire inquiry: Father weeps for lost baby
Survivors of London's deadly Grenfell Tower fire wept as they listened to a bereaved father pay tribute to his baby son and heard a recording of another victim making his last phone call from the burning building. 
© 2018 RadioNZ Tue 10:54am 

Spark planning to extend its sports content
Spark and Sky TV have reportedly partnered on a sports deal which could see the telco offer Fan Pass to its customers.Fan Pass provides monthly online access to Sky Sport channels one to four as well as highlights on demand.This... 
© 2018 NZ Herald Mon 4:44pm 

Vocus NZ head Mark Callander bumped up to boardroom
Vocus Group's New Zealand chief Mark Callander will join the Australasian telecommunications group's board later this month, joining newly appointed managing director Kevin Russell 
© 2018 Mon 1:05pm 

Some feel the warmth of government investment; others just the exhaust fumes
OPINION: On Friday morning I turned onto Auckland's southern motorway at Manukau, and headed out of town. Somewhere round about Papakura, the harsh tone of the hands-free phone blared, and I took a call. 
© 2018 Sun 11:24am 

Phone data-leak company: No record of location-data abuse
LocationSmart operates in a little-known business sector that provides data to companies for such uses as tracking employees and texting e-coupons to customers near relevant stores. Among the customers LocationSmart identifies on... 
© 2018 NZ Herald Sat 10:04am 

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I wish mum's phone was never invented
A teacher's Facebook post about inventions her pupils wish had not been created is making parents stop and think. 
© 2018 BBCWorld 1:35am 

Trump considers $1.3B fine for sanction hit ZTE
Donald Trump has floated a plan to fine ZTE US$1.3 billion as U.S. lawmakers vowed to keep sanctions that crippled the Chinese telecommunications firm. 
© 2018 PC World Wed 6:24pm 

Fake kidnapping phone scam targets Chinese community and international students
Phone scammers are using a fake kidnapping to scam the families of Chinese Kiwis and international students. 
© 2018 Wed 5:34pm 

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Household chores you can do from your phone
Is it laziness or efficiency? Smart home gadgets are increasingly becoming the must-have accessory and the phone is the master remote. Here's how to run the house from your couch. 
© 2018 Tue 11:35am 

Telecom tower climber gets $30M settlement in fall suit
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A telecommunications tower climber who suffered severe injuries when a ladder rung dislodged and sent him hurtling 50 feet to the ground has reached a settlement with AT&T and others for $30 million.The June... 
© 2018 NZ Herald Tue 6:44am 

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Vocus NZ head Mark Callander bumped up to boardroom
Vocus Group's New Zealand chief Mark Callander will join the Australasian telecommunications group's board later this month, joining newly appointed managing director Kevin Russell. The Kiwi executive will join the board on May... 
© 2018 NZ Herald Mon 2:04pm 

'I found my call in life at that airport'
The language classes multi-millionaire who started out in business doing telesales via a public phone at an airport. 
© 2018 BBCWorld Mon 11:55am 

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