|Huawei announces 5G smartphone based on own technology|
BEIJING (AP) — Chinese tech giant Huawei announced plans Wednesday to release a next-generation smartphone based on its own technology instead of U.S. components, stepping up efforts to compete with Western industry leaders in the...
© 2019 NZ Herald 7:45pm Sanford, Bozak return to power Blues past Ducks 5-1
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Zach Sanford and Tyler Bozak scored goals in their first games back from injured reserve, and the St. Louis Blues headed into the All-Star break with a 5-1 victory over the stumbling Anaheim Ducks on Wednesday...
© 2019 NZ Herald 7:45pm A quarter of US jobs will be severely disrupted by AI
Robots aren't replacing everyone, but a quarter of US jobs will be severely disrupted as artificial intelligence accelerates the automation of existing work, according to a new Brookings Institution report.The report, published...
© 2019 NZ Herald 7:35pm Queenstown, Central Otago in clean-up mode after wild southerly change
The regions are tidying up after trees were downed and power was cut to thousands of customers when strong winds and heavy rain hit last night.
© 2019 RadioNZ 7:25pm Toxic cyanobacteria algae in Waipara River
A toxic algal bloom has been found in North Canterbury's Waipara River.
© 2019 RadioNZ 7:25pm Temporary work visas need overhaul - farmers
Farmers say they face having to send skilled workers home in 18 months time because of how their jobs are measured by immigration officials.
© 2019 RadioNZ 7:25pm Govts often abuse Electoral Act to stay in power - Nick Smith
Both major parties have changed the law to benefit their own re-election chances, Nick Smith says, as he puts forward some ideas on electoral reform.
© 2019 RadioNZ 7:25pm Permit needed to fly a drone on Mt Taranaki, DOC warns
The Department of Conservation has reminded trampers that flying a drone is not allowed in Egmont National Park without DoC permit.
© 2019 Stuff.co.nz 7:25pm Christchurch businessman convicted for meth offences denies addiction
A Christchurch businessman convicted for methamphetamine offences says the drug is "everywhere" in the city.
© 2019 Stuff.co.nz 7:25pm Swiss precision sets up Stefan Bissegger to hold off flying Kiwi Shane Archbold in photo finish
A photo finish and Swiss sprint denied Kiwi Shane Archbold stage two of the 2019 Grassroots Trust New Zealand Cycle Classic outside Cambridge on Thursday, following aggressive riding by the Swiss National Team.
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