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Domain Names
200,000 .kiwi domain names put on hold to stop rise in cyber squatting
December 2016
Two companies are taking a stand against cyber squatting and domain abuse by putting 200,000 .kiwi domain names on hold for a year.
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Cybersecurity
Feedback sought on proposed new approach to .nz domain name privacy
May 2016
“Through the submission process, we're looking for interested parties to help guide us in striking an appropriate balance.”
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Cloud
Facebook Live broadcasting Aussie house auctions
May 2016
Planning a move to Australia? Exploring houses on the property market just got easier - now you can live stream the auctions from anywhere.
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New Zealand
How the .nz domain name is managed put into clear language
May 2016
InternetNZ recently announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the MBIE on the management of the .nz country domain.
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Facebook
Domain launches innovative Facebook Messenger chat bot
May 2016
Recently, Domain (Australian real estate website) announced they would be utilising bots to help service their customers.
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.nz
Shorter .nz domain names reach critical mass
March 2016
Those with a keen eye may have noticed a new-look type of .nz name recently - one that’s shorter and more direct.
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Internet
Harness the power of the internet with a .nz domain name
November 2015
The internet is a cornerstone of the modern world, and as such is a crucial tool for businesses to engage with customers.
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Domain Names
Domain Name Commission launches .nz WHOIS review
October 2015
The commission is seeking comment on a number of matters, including why .nz data should or should not be collected and made public.
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.nz
Domain name strategies for business
July 2015
Domains should form part of any branding strategAy. They can help reinforce with potential customers the type of business you wish to be perceived as.
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Domain Names
How mobile-friendly is .nz?
June 2015
How many websites using .nz domain names will be impacted by Mobilegeddon, and to what extent could it affect mobile search results for NZ content?
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.nz
.kiwi domain name celebrates successful first year
May 2015
“The new generation of domain names is still in its infancy, but is undergoing rapid growth. Gone are the days where Kiwis have to use .com or .net."
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WordPress
Managed WordPress hosting: What is it and why use it?
April 2015
Adding security, performance, upgrades and professional support, Managed WordPress Hosting is gaining popularity. And there’s a Kiwi option too.
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.nz
600,000 Kiwi businesses using .nz domain name
February 2015
.nz continues to be the domain name of choice for New Zealanders in the face of growing competition in the market.
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Apple
Just days to go until more choice in .nz domain names
September 2014
In just under a week the second level .nz hierarchy you’re so used to seeing will undergo a major change.
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Internet
Kiwis get ready... for more .NZ domain name choices
August 2014
Have you ever looked at a .nz website or email address and gotten a kick out of the second level hierarchy? Of course you have.
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Domain Names
Raging Kiwi firm hits AWOL telco with $300K damages claim...
August 2014
A Kiwi heavy haulage firm has threatened 24/7 Hosting NZ with legal action, alleging up to $300,000 worth of compensation as a consequence of the telco’s disappearing act in May of this year.
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Internet
Policy ushers in new era of choice in .nz domain names
July 2014
"The change keeps all the advantages of the current system while expanding choice..."
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Voyager
Kiwi fury as telco goes AWOL…
May 2014
Kiwis have been left incensed today as domain name reseller 24/7 Hosting NZ appears to have gone AWOL.
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Internet
Instant .kiwi uptake for NZ businesses
May 2014
The word Kiwi has come to represent New Zealanders all around the world and it’s not just about where they come from, it’s about who they are.
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Internet
One world… One Internet?
May 2014
For a planet made up of countries, cultures and climates galore, apart from the oxygen we collectively breathe, we remain connected by one growing constant.
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Internet
On your marks, get set, Dot Kiwi...
April 2014
Kiwis around the world will be able to get up-to-date news about the New Zealand Commonwealth Games Team via the newest .kiwi website to go live – www.commonwealthgames.kiwi.
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Internet
Dot Kiwi domain names go live after two years of planning
March 2014
New Zealanders now have the chance to purchase their own domains...
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Trade Me
The great Dot Kiwi domain name auction gets underway...
March 2014
OnlyDomains.com is giving regular Kiwis one of the first opportunities to purchase some of the most sought after .kiwi domain names.
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Internet
Who is Whois?
March 2014
If you are looking to purchase a certain domain name and you need check if it’s available, or you’d like to find out when the current registration of expires, Whois is the way to go.