A special feel about the Kāpiti coast


Ōtaki - More New Zealanders should cruise up the old Kapiti coast road, rather than sprint the cool new Te Ara Nui o Te Rangihaeata expressway when heading out of Wellington. As in the movie There’s Something About Mary, there is something about the Kāpiti coast, including the spiritual heart and

Hybrid vehicles fail to meet fuel efficiency claims, Consumer NZ


Te Whanganui-a-Tara - A Consumer NZ trial has found real life driving of hybrid and plug-in hybrid electric vehicles (PHEVs) runs up larger-than-expected fuel bills. The trial found, when measured at the pump, PHEVs used on average 73 percent more fuel than the manufacturers’ claims, while hybrids averaged 20 percent more

New Kiwi cloud tool Movebot a huge game-changer

Christchurch - A new Christchurch tech company has designed a New Zealand-first game-changing cloud migration tool, Movebot, which can shift massive amounts of data, a bit like moving a house or an office, safely and quickly. Movebot, was conceived during the covid-19 lockdown, helping businesses, organisations and people move their data to