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Musings

A blend of thoughts, insights and information generally inspired by good coffee.

Contact Tracing Apps

- 4 minute read

Contact tracing has proved to be a powerful tool in helping to restrict the spread of Covid-19. We have all watched as governments around the world have implemented and scaled their tracing efforts with impressive results, particularly so here in New…

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The post Covid-19 landscape

- 2 minute read

Us humans are a funny lot. We can be indifferent to all sorts of things but the beauty of the human spirit is that in times of real need we collectively rise to meet a challenge, head on.

Individually we are intuitive, ingenious and powerful,…

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Kōtuitui Inquiry app featured in Interface Magazine

- 2 minute read

This month we’ve been featured in Interface, a technology magazine that includes every school in New Zealand in its distribution list. This is a pretty big deal for us so…

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Chrome to block insecure downloads

- 3 minute read

Beginning with Chrome 82, which will be released sometime in April, Google have announced that Chrome will start warning users about downloading certain files from insecure sources in a bid to keep you safe from malicious actors. Rather like it has…

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RIP Windows 7. Hello Edge

- 3 minute read

This was the week we said thanks and goodbye to Windows 7. After more than ten years Microsoft have this week officially ended support for the venerable OS. Like many others, we have fond memories of installing it for the first time and enjoying how…

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