Punctuate

Musings

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

Privacy Act 2020

- 3 minute read

The Privacy Act 2020 came into force on 1 December 2020, replacing the Privacy Act 1993. Now that the dust has settled we take a look at some of the effects the updated act has had on how we build our products.

Undoubtedly one of the trickier…

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Rescuing Inflight Projects

- 3 minute read

Every so often we are tasked with rescuing a project. The rationale behind why a project finds itself in a position where it needs rescuing tends to vary widely, it could be financial, political, ownership, shifting market forces or a change of direction.

Inflight…

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Using purpose to redesign a website

- 5 minute read

In recent weeks we've been working on updating customer websites as many customers pivot their businesses in response to Covid-19. Part of this work has included full redesigns of two ancient (by internet standards at least), websites.

The…

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Changing your domain name

- 3 minute read

Businesses change their name for a wide variety of reasons, the business has changed direction, has rebranded due to market research, has been through a merger, or simply the business is looking for a fresh start.

So you’ve decided you’re going…

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Why are big banks taking aim at POLi?

- 4 minute read

Covid-19 lockdown in New Zealand has seen surges in online shopping as we all keep to our bubbles, but the big banks are warning against using a popular payment system. So what’s behind the warning?

This is not the first time the banks have…

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