Nokia phones poised for comeback

The Nokia consumer brand lives on as the badge on cheaper, entry-level "feature phones" sold mainly in Asia, India and ...

10:03 AM  Success will require stealing business from Apple, Samsung and other players in a cut-throat industry.

Review: Apple Watch Nike+

Apple Watch Nike+ costs the same as the Apple Watch Series 2: 38 mm at NZ$599 and 42mm at NZ$649.

The new Apple Watch Nike+ is trying to do something other fitness trackers aren't: be your buddy.

How to dig up dead websites

A screenshot of the front page of Yahoo.com from September, 2001.

The Wayback Machine's new search makes it easier for us to see how the web used to look.

Apple using drones to improve maps

Apple Maps is now used more widely than Google Maps on iPhones.

Switching from cars to drones to record data means faster update and improvements.

WhatsApp cutting off old phones

WhatsApp has more than a billion users.

Windows Phone 7 devices and the iPhone 3GS will soon lose support - but Blackberry gets another six months.

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UberEATS coming to NZ

UberEATS

UberEATS will arrive in Auckland in early 2017.

Apple still keen on car race

Apple is urging regulators not to impose too many restrictions on testing of self-driving cars.

Apple wades into self-driving car debate as it declares it is excited about the potential for automated transportation.

Top 10 Insta posts of the year

Coco-Cola will be glad they teamed up with Selena Gomez, whose shot is the most liked this year on Instagram.

Two international stars have dominated the list with no other celebrities getting a look-in.

WhatsApp cutting off older phones

WhatsApp has more than a billion users.

Windows Phone 7 devices and the iPhone 3GS will soon lose support - but Blackberry gets another six months.

LinkedIn: Worth the hassle?

Your level of activity on LinkedIn makes no difference to whether you're successful at cultivating career-enhancing benefits.

"I'd like to add you to my professional network on LinkedIn." But why?

Take gaming to the next level

Tracy Kirkley has established a Pro GC a showroom at her Henderson Valley property.

Nighthawk, Falcon, Phoenix and Banshee are just some of the chairs Tracy Kirkley is now selling to gamers.

World's most photographed places gallery

How many of the top 9 places have you been to?

You haven't actually arrived somewhere until you've geotagged yourself there.

Documentaries on demand

Nick Cave's 20,000 Days on Earth is one of more than 130 documentary titles available on DocPlay.

DocPlay is like Netflix for documentaries, and it's now available in New Zealand.

Farewell, 13-year-old Nokia

Oly Gordon's thirteen year-old Nokia.

Despite countless drops and knocks, an Australian man was granted the chance to switch off Telstra's 2G mobile network.

Nearly gigabit isn't enough

You can drive to Gigatown, but technically speaking, you will never quite get there.

Warning for internet providers using the label for plans that fall short of a gigabit. But "Gigatown" can stay.

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Farewell, 13-year-old Nokia

Oly Gordon's thirteen year-old Nokia.

Despite countless drops and knocks, an Australian man was granted the chance to switch off Telstra's 2G mobile network.

GoPro cutting 15% of staff

The company is struggling to get traction with its action-cameras and new drone.

Reddit boss edited users' posts

My experience with UFB

gadgets

Review: Huawei Mate 9

The Huawei Mate 9 comes in six colours.

They say size matters. It definitely does when it comes to Huawei's latest XXL-sized phablet, the Mate 9. 

'Rifle' can take down drones

The DroneGun isn't meant for drone hobbyists or their vengeful neighbours.

The DroneGun isn't meant for drone hobbyists or their vengeful neighbours.

Review: Sony Xperia XZ

The Xperia XZ costs $1099 and is available now.

Sony's new flagship smartphone is a great device, but it faces fierce competition.

The challenges of Apple Glass

Apple would have to convince users that their new glasses are easy to use and will not lead us into brick walls.

Apple would have to convince users that their new glasses are easy to use and will not lead us into brick walls.

games

Top 5 plays of the week video

plays of the week

The JAM Top 5 highlights some of the best stream moments from gamers within the region.

Boy goes on GTA-inspired joyride

A boy led police on a dangerous car chase after playing Grand Theft Auto.

Canadian child spotted driving erratically "wanted to know what it was like to drive" after playing a game of Grand Theft Auto.

World's most realistic rugby simulator?

Cain and Gabe Redding have created a rugby simulator they plan to make holographic.

Two Palmerston North brothers have developed a realistic rugby simulator.

Top 5 plays of the week video

Plays of the week

The JAM Top 5 highlights some of the best stream moments from gamers within the region.

social networking

Becoming a billionaire from selfies

Instagram chief executive Kevin Systrom is worth an estimated US$1billion.

Instagram's 32-year-old founder explains why photo-sharing is 'deeper than art'.

Should you quit social media?

Social media can be a harmful habit when it takes over our lives.

Is quitting social media a smart move or a bit too extreme in today's digital world?

Are you into 'sharenting'

Am I violating my children's privacy by sharing photos on Facebook?

Is sharing baby photos on Facebook a nice way to stay in touch with friends and family or is it dangerous?

Twitter boss's account suspended

Jack Dorsey, who co-founded Twitter a decade ago, posted this tweet: "just setting up my twttr...again".

Jack Dorsey, who co-founded Twitter a decade ago, posted this tweet: "just setting up my twttr...again".

apps

Documentaries on demand

Nick Cave's 20,000 Days on Earth is one of more than 130 documentary titles available on DocPlay.

DocPlay is like Netflix for documentaries, and it's now available in New Zealand.

Timelapse shows our cities changing gallery

Wellington, 1984.

Google has updated its interactive Earth Timelapse website with improved images.

Reddit to crack down on abuse

Reddit will monitor user reports, add filtering capacity, and take a more proactive role in policing its platform.

Reddit will monitor user reports, add filtering capacity, and take a more proactive role in policing its platform.

Netflix allows video downloads

The download feature is available now on phones and tablets powered by Android and iOS.

The feature is available for Kiwis on phones and tablets powered by Android and iOS.

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Top 5 plays of the week

The JAM Top 5 highlights some of the best stream moments from gamers within the region.

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