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Shark attack at Muriwai – swimmer dead

February 27, 2013 iwishart 0

Emergency services are dealing with a death and a number of injuries after a bloody shark attack at Auckland’s main west coast beach, Muriwai. The tragedy happened just before 1.30. Surf lifesaving personnel tried to […]

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Hobbit documents show titanic struggle

February 26, 2013 iwishart 0

The New Zealand Government has caved to an official information request and released sensitive documents on the production disputes surrounding the Hobbit movies, and those documents disclose a titanic struggle. According to the government briefing […]

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25 cents per hour pay rise in NZ

February 26, 2013 iwishart 0

Labour Minister Simon Bridges today announced the minimum wage is to rise to $13.75. The current wage rate is $13.50. The training and new entrants’ minimum wages will increase from $10.80 to $11, which is […]

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Playstation 4 release sparks gaming expert conflab

February 21, 2013 iwishart 0

New York City, New York, February 20, 2013 – Sony Computer Entertainment Inc. (SCE) today introduced PlayStation®4 (PS4™), its next-generation gaming platform for the home, alongside the videogame industry’s brightest and most creative minds at […]

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New Zealand opens up 4G spectrum to bids

February 21, 2013 iwishart 0

Next-generation mobile technology a step closer Communications and Information Technology Minister Amy Adams has confirmed that it is the Government’s intention to allocate the digital dividend radio spectrum in the third quarter of this year. […]

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An Apology To All

February 16, 2013 iwishart 6

AN APOLOGY TO ALL By Ian Wishart It seems ironic that the day after the Richard Prosser controversy broke, so did my laptop. Now, armed with a new machine and files finally transferred across, I […]