New iPhone may do 3-D selfies

Apple's next smartphone may have a camera that can map your face.

Apple's next smartphone may have a camera that can map your face.

Horizon Zero Dawn: Inside the game

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Gerard Campbell catches up with Joel Eschler, producer of the new PS4 exclusive Horizon Zero Dawn.

Why Apple TV failed to take off video

Apple’s 4th generation TV device now features apps that let you stream movies and TV shows. For Kiwis, it has apps for ...

Time and again, engineers have been forced to compromise on Apple's vision of revolutionising the living room.

Review: For Honor

For Honor is available now for PS4, XBox One and PC.

How is a game about Knights, Vikings, and Samurai wailing on each other not perfect?

Are older stereos better?

The Kenwood KR-6170 "Jumbo Jet" stereo receiver is considered a classic.

Are there actual reasons that older equipment can sound different or better?

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Facebook finally got me

Facebook: ah... go on then.

Grant Smithies arrives late to the party and wastes no time working the room.

There's an app for that

A smartphone loaded with apps is as essential as your passport.

Josh Martin recommends the best travel tech to travel with.

'Torque' of the town gallery video

Americarna cruised through South Taranaki before heading back to New Plymouth for the highlight event - the Mangorei Rd ...

Dee Temple and her children have been waiting all year to wave their American flags.

kin2kin turns one

The kin2kin family app celebrates its first birthday.

Founder Hamish McGregor says Wanaka community support is behind huge growth of family app.

Prominent gamer dies

Live-stream gamer Brian Vigneault, who died while attempting to play for 24 hours to raise money for charity.

He was attempting to play for 24 hours to raise money for charity. He only made it 22.

Tesla's Auckland key party video

Single example of the Falcon-door Model X SUV was on display. Deliveries start in March.

First eight buyers of facelifted Model S were the stars of Tesla NZ's launch party.

What on earth is a Tesla? video

Tesla Model S: the thinking person's electric sports luxury thingy.

The electric car giant is driving Kiwis crazy with excitement. Here's what you need to know.

Tesla hits New Zealand

Model S is the car that established Tesla as an 'it' brand. Still doing stirling work.

Hold on tight: Tesla has arrived. Can Kiwi fans keep control?

'We shall call her Janet'

Isaac Kirkwood with his robot Janet.

A secondary school national robotics championship has been taken out by a robot dubbed 'Janet'.

Room wirelessly charges any device

The room needs to be specially built to provide the wireless power.

No more cord bundles cluttering up the room and no more worrying about a dead phone.

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Facebook finally got me

Facebook: ah... go on then.

Grant Smithies arrives late to the party and wastes no time working the room.

Apple's new campus opens in April

The company also announced the facility's main theatre will be named the Steve Jobs Theater.

Samsung's reputation takes nosedive

I'll miss TV screens in planes

gadgets

Room wirelessly charges any device

The room needs to be specially built to provide the wireless power.

No more cord bundles cluttering up the room and no more worrying about a dead phone.

Are older stereos better?

The Kenwood KR-6170 "Jumbo Jet" stereo receiver is considered a classic.

Are there actual reasons that older equipment can sound different or better?

6 ways to take a phone break

The worst thing about taking a break from your phone is that you may miss an Instagrammable moment.

The worst thing about taking a break from your phone is that you may miss an Instagrammable moment.

How Chromebooks conquered schools

Google is releasing new Chromebook models in partnership with Samsung that are designed to appeal to a broader range of ...

Chromebooks have defied expectations and made major inroads in an unexpected environment - schools.

games

Pewdiepie apologises, attacks media

​Felix Kjellberg: "YouTube is trying to kill my channel."

​Felix Kjellberg says sorry for anti-Semitic remarks but blames media who don't "get" him.

Review: Halo Wars 2 video

Halo Wars 2

We put the real time strategy take on the Xbox's flagship franchise through its paces.

Maori gambling game taken down video

'Maori' used pounamu, carvings and figures of men and women as part of a slot game.

A Czech company using Maori imagery in its pokie game has pulled down the game.

Pokemon update brings new monsters

The Pokemon Go update will  offer new items to evolve Pokemon differently.

The update expected this week introduces 80 more Pokemon, as well as tweaks to how players snag them.

social networking

You should be afraid of Facebook

Facebook actively created the silos by fine-tuning the algorithm that lies at its centre - the one that forms a user's ...

Facebook has spawned anxieties and addictions that detracts from a user's life satisfaction.

Why we waste hours on Facebook

People tend to show off the best moments of their life online, and that can cause issues for those exposed to only the ...

Checking social media makes you feel really good, and it even warps how you perceive time.

7 ways to filter out Twitter abuse

Twitter has a handful of tools to help those experiencing abuse on the platform to some degree.

Twitter appears to make a more serious commitment to fighting abuse.

Twitter will start blocking bad users

Twitter is about to hit trolls where it hurts, and stop them from coming back to the site.

Twitter's going to start weeding out abusive tweets before you see them - and will axe repeat offenders for good.

apps

Windows still has privacy concerns

Microsoft is being criticised over users' apparent lack of control over their personal data with Windows 10.

Microsoft is being criticised over users' apparent lack of control over their personal data.

WhatsApp copies Snapchat features

WhatsApp is adding a built-in camera to let people take photos or videos, and send them directly to their contacts or ...

It's the latest example of a Facebook-owned app building the tools popularised by its younger rival.

'Spy doll' pulled from shelves video

Jayla, aged 4, plays with a 'My Friend Cayla' doll in the Hamleys toy shop.

Hacking fear leads to German watchdog requesting My Friend Cayla dolls to be destroyed.

Using Instagram, Snapchat on a PC

With Instagram, you can go to the Instagram website on your computer but this is a half-baked experience.

There are a couple of ways you can access these smartphone-centric social media sites on your laptop.

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'Torque' of the town

Dee Temple and her children have been waiting all year to wave their American flags.

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