Tag Archives: New Zealand

How technology adds value to freight services – Lloyd’s Loading List

RT @PalletwaysUK: It is evident to us that technology adds value to freight services. Read more on @lloydsloading http://t.co/uYXFWIgcCW #s… Sourced through Scoop.it from: http://www.lloydsloadinglist.com When I first read this,I thought, “but we’ve been doing this for years”. The reality … Continue reading

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Hunt for Kiwis after powerful Nepal earthquake kills more than 1300 – National – NZ Herald News

More than 1300 people across four countries have been killed after a powerful 7.8 magnitude earthquake struck Nepal causing massive damage in the country’s capital. – New Zealand Herald Source: http://www.nzherald.co.nz New Zealand has had a long relationship with Nepal, … Continue reading

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StartupBlink maps startups, accelerators and coworking spaces around the globe – The Next Web

Ever wonder where the next startup boom might happen around the globe? A close look at StartupBlink might be of help. The site features a world map of startups, accelerator programs, coworking spaces and more. Source: thenextweb.com This is awesome, … Continue reading

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Putting the User in the Driver’s Seat of the Connected Car – Wired

The auto industry is racing to deliver on a grand vision for developing the “Connected Car” in which location technologies are integrated with relevant content to deliver a uniquely personalized online driving experience designed for those behind… Source: http://www.wired.com This … Continue reading

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Foursquare’s new notifications and the future of contextual mobile …

See a 20 minute preso from Foursquare at Scoop.it – Location Is Everywhere Foursquare’s new notifications and the future of contextual mobile experiences. Dec 18th. For the last year I’ve been obsessed with a new breed of mobile applications that … Continue reading

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Sygic Integrates Travel App w/ Foursquare, Groupon, ParkMe – Daily Deal Media

See on Scoop.it – Location Is Everywhere Daily Deal Media Sygic Integrates Travel App w/ Foursquare, Groupon, ParkMe Daily Deal Media Sygic’s integration with Foursquare, Groupon and ParkMe will respectively add restaurant recommendations, localized deals and parking info to its… … Continue reading

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What are the Worst Cities in Australia and New Zealand for Traffic Congestion?

TomTom has just produced an update on their report on how long motorists spend stuck in traffic jams in Australia and New Zealand. When I first looked at the numbers I thought about commute time, but this is really about … Continue reading

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Buying a House – Using Apps, Maps and Location Based Services – New Zealand Edition

I’ve had a lot of interest and downloads of my new Kindle eBook Buying a House – Using Apps, Maps and Location Based Services from around the world. That is exciting and I was thrilled today to get my first … Continue reading

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Hometopia for Kiwi Home Buyers and Sellers (Read Time 1:49)

As Murphy’s Law would have it, within days of having published my new eBook, Buying a House Using Apps, Maps and Location Based Services, a new web site was launched in New Zealand, called Hometopia. A precursor to this website … Continue reading

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War Stories From the ICT Trenches from Luigi Cappel (Read Time 50 seconds)

You never know when you can learn from another person’s experience. It can be fun at times, but why not learn from others if you can? On 31 October I will have the privilege of sharing the podium at the … Continue reading

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