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MAPS.ME and OpenStreetMap team up to help disaster revery and response

MAPS.ME and OpenStreetMap team up to help disaster revery and response ME and Humanitarian OpenStreetMap Team (HOT) have partnered to create new functionality enabling the crowdsourcing of local data that is critical to humanitarian response.When responding to humanitarian emergencies like natural disasters and refugee crises, HOT will be able to immediately source map data in affected locations.

Te Papa’s Hinatore (Learning Lab) gains Accenture as Innovation Partner

Te Papa’s Hinatore (Learning Lab) gains Accenture as Innovation Partner Strategy and consulting company Accenture has entered into an agreement to become the Innovation Partner of Te Papa’s learning lab, Hinatore.The lab provides a range of cutting-edge technologies that sparks curiosity and creativity in learners of all ages and connects them with New Zealand’s cultural, scientific and artistic treasures.

Media Design School and ESL team up for a major tournament

Media Design School and ESL team up for a major tournament This collaboration sees Media Design School support Australia and New Zealand’s rapidly growing esports scene.Himanshu Khanna, Media Design School programme director says, “Media Design School, both in Australia and New Zealand, are obsessed with equipping students with the right mix of fundamentals and hands-on professional skills sought after by the games industry.

The AU$100 million program to enurage Australians to take up EVs

The AU$100 million program to enurage Australians to take up EVs The Turnbull Government, through the Clean Energy Finance Corporation (CEFC), is supporting a new $100 million asset finance program to encourage Australians to switch to electric vehicles.7% discount on finance for electric vehicles, plug-in hybrid electric vehicles and a range of eligible energy efficient and renewable energy equipment.

TVs too mainstream for you? Try Epson's $4,000 short range projector

TVs too mainstream for you? Try Epson's $4,000 short range projector The Home Cinema LS100 sits just inches from the wall without any long cables, shadows or glare to disrupt the viewing experience or detract from the decor.Powered by Epson's innovative laser technology, the Home Cinema LS100 features 4,000 lumens of equal colour and white brightness and a contrast ratio up to 2,500,000.

Hands-on review: rsair Scimitar Pro gaming mouse exudes ergonomics

Hands-on review: rsair Scimitar Pro gaming mouse exudes ergonomics The mouse comes armed with a set of 12 programmable buttons, that your thumb snuggles up to most comfortably.The Corsair mouse used here has a lovely light feel, along with positive actions when clicking the buttons, using the scroll wheel or moving it across the desktop.

Hands-on review: rsair K63 keyboard delivers supreme mfort for hours of use

Hands-on review: rsair K63 keyboard delivers supreme mfort for hours of use Well, I’m here to tell you that they need to think different.The K63 mechanical keyboard synced very nicely with my MacBook Pros and it’s a pleasure to use.

<b>BLEACH: Paradise Lost</b> – LINE announces new mobile RPG for Japan

<b>BLEACH: Paradise Lost</b> – LINE announces new mobile RPG for Japan LINE recently announced the pre-registration phase for a new mobile game based on the popular BLEACH series in Japan, titled BLEACH: Paradise Lost.Developed by YD Online, BLEACH: Paradise Lost currently features a total of 24 main characters, including Ichigo, Rukia, and the leaders of Gotei 13.

<b>Hundred Soul</b> – New game trailers for mobile co-op action RPG revealed

<b>Hundred Soul</b> – New game trailers for mobile co-op action RPG revealed First known as Project 100, Hundred Soul is the debut game from Korean indie studio Hound 13.Started by a co-founder of Eyedentity Games (Dragon Nest), Hundred Soul is a mobile action co-op RPG which was first revealed in November 2016.

<b>Dynasty Warriors: The Movie</b> – Teaser photos of actors in costumes

<b>Dynasty Warriors: The Movie</b> – Teaser photos of actors in costumes We first reported on Dynasty Warriors: The Movie back in July, and now it has been around 7 weeks since the movie started shooting in China.Featuring an all-star cast from China, Hong Kong, and Taiwan, several new photos were posted on Weibo (the main social media platform of China).

<b>Dynasty Warriors: The Movie</b> – Teaser photos of actors in movie costumes

<b>Dynasty Warriors: The Movie</b> – Teaser photos of actors in movie costumes We first reported on Dynasty Warriors: The Movie back in July, and now it has been around 7 weeks since the movie started shooting in China.Featuring an all-star cast from China, Hong Kong, and Taiwan, several new photos were posted on Weibo (the main social media platform of China).

Official Trailer | Who Is JOB? Season 6

Yeah, I think people get mad occasionally.We don’t cause trouble every day.

<b>Shadowverse</b> – Global collaboration with Fate/stay night movie announced

<b>Shadowverse</b> – Global collaboration with Fate/stay night movie announced [Download on Steam] Japanese game developer Cygames recently announced a collaboration with the anime and music production company Aniplex that will see characters from Fate/stay night: Heaven’s Feel appear in Shadowverse, its hit digital card game.From September 28, Shadowverse players worldwide will be able to get their hands on character skins, card sleeves and emblems based on characters from the upcoming movie, Fate/stay night: Heaven’s Feel.

<b>Shadowverse</b> – Global collaboration with Fate/stay night: Heaven’s Feel announced

<b>Shadowverse</b> – Global collaboration with Fate/stay night: Heaven’s Feel announced [Download on Steam] Japanese game developer Cygames recently announced a collaboration with the anime and music production company Aniplex that will see characters from Fate/stay night: Heaven’s Feel appear in Shadowverse, its hit digital card game.From September 28, Shadowverse players worldwide will be able to get their hands on character skins, card sleeves and emblems based on characters from the upcoming movie, Fate/stay night: Heaven’s Feel.

<b>TERA M</b> – Netmarble reveals launch schedule for mobile MMORPG

<b>TERA M</b> – Netmarble reveals launch schedule for mobile MMORPG Explained in an earlier post, the classes are tied to gender and races, although Netmarble did hint more classes are being worked on.It was mentioned TERA M will be able to handle 10 times the number of players in Lineage II: Revolution.

Vodafone shuts down 20-year-old Paradise and Clear email platforms

Vodafone shuts down 20-year-old Paradise and Clear email platforms Matt Williams, Vodafone NZ consumer director says, “Since we launched our email service in the 1990s, email and technology have grown up a lot and our customers have told us their email service is no longer delivering the sort of experience our customers need today.“We’ve made the decision to close the service down and connect customers who need a hand setting up a new account to the email experts, Google Gmail and Microsoft Outlook,” says Williams.

<b>Magic: The Gathering</b> – Wizards of the Coast reveal new online TCG

<b>Magic: The Gathering</b> – Wizards of the Coast reveal new online TCG [Closed Beta register] Wizards of the Coast today revealed Magic: The Gathering Arena on a livestream , an all-new and Free-to-Play digital game that brings authentic Magic gameplay to gamers, streamers and fans around the world.The studio is creating a true Magic experience with the full rules and ongoing content support for new card sets, just like the tabletop game.

<b>Magic: The Gathering</b> – Wizards of the Coast reveal new online card game

<b>Magic: The Gathering</b> – Wizards of the Coast reveal new online card game [Closed Beta register] Wizards of the Coast today revealed Magic: The Gathering Arena on a livestream , an all-new and Free-to-Play digital game that brings authentic Magic gameplay to gamers, streamers and fans around the world.The studio is creating a true Magic experience with the full rules and ongoing content support for new card sets, just like the tabletop game.

Huawei clinches Apple’s 2nd place spot in global smartphone sales

Huawei clinches Apple’s 2nd place spot in global smartphone sales The findings come from market research company Counterpoint in its recently released Market Pulse report for July 2017.“The global scale Huawei has been able to achieve can be attributed to its consistent investment in Research and Development and manufacturing, coupled with aggressive marketing and sales channel expansion.

Vodafone NZ customer finds major loophone in 'My Vodafone' system

Vodafone NZ customer finds major loophone in 'My Vodafone' system Members of a New Zealand online tech community discovered a potential vunerability in Vodafone New Zealand’s ‘My Vodafone’ platform yesterday.The loophole could have potentially been exploited to mine Vodafone users’ contact details and email addresses in the past, however so far there is no evidence to suggest that this has happened.