The Kiwi engineer assisting NASA with deep space communications
Hear from George Li, a Kiwi Engineer who is helping conquer communications in deep space through his work and research with NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) and University of Michigan. George talks with Paul Spain about cube sats (satellites), the fascinating challenges and solutions to deep space communications and the journey into the space sector.
The NZ Brain Gain with Mark Rees (CTO, Xero)
Mark Rees (Chief Technology Officer, Xero) joins Paul Spain to discuss his journey at Xero from a multi-year technology pivot, to the role of artificial intelligence plus learnings and upsides of COVID-19 - including a flip on the brain drain New Zealand has grown used to.
Five ways tech will change your life in 2021
From electric cars to ticketless events and contactless payments, here are the tech advances that will grow in 2021.
The Transformation of Umbrellar / Freeparking
Delving into the business transformation story of NZ company Umbrellar - from a domain name and hosting provider (including Freeparking, Webdrive and other brands) to a dramatically different business. In this NZ Tech Podcast episode, host Paul Spain talks with Michael Foley (Executive Chairman, Umbrellar) and Dave Howden (General Manager & Head of Cloud, Umbrellar).
Having tech problems? Prepare for a fight
Struggling to get your broken iPad or malfunctioning TV fixed? You might need to dig in and prepare for battle - but it's worth it in the long run.
Huawei’s Eugene Afanasy on changes to work, life, travel, and ‘the next normal’
Paul Spain and Eugene Afanasy (Huawei) discuss changes to work, life, travel and much more – both now and in the years ahead and think about what the Next Normal could look like.
Talking Internet of Things (IoT) and 5G with Vodafone’s James Moore
In this episode of NZ Tech Podcast, Vodafone’s James Moore joins Paul Spain to discuss the Internet of Things (IoT) and 5G.
Bill Gates’ gearing focus to philanthropic over Microsoft
Microsoft co-founder and social technologist, Bill Gates, is stepping down from the company’s Board of Directors into a Technology Advisor role to concentrate more on his philanthropic initiatives, the company announced Friday afternoon.
‘Interactive sessions, expanded collaborative aims, big keyword push’ – a cloud engineer’s take on Microsoft’s Ignite 2019
At this year’s Microsoft Ignite conference, industry experts shared the latest and greatest in cloud and business development technology.