L-R - Chief executives at a Semble preview: Russell Stanners (Vodafone), Rob Ellis (Semble), Simon Moutter (Spark), Stewart Sherriff (2degrees)

ASK ME ANYTHING: Semble boss Rob Ellis

Tue 31 Mar 46

A mobile wallet backed by Spark, Vodafone, 2degrees and major banks launches today. The chief executive of Semble, the company pulling the initiative together, fielded reader questions.

Chief execs at today's Semble launch (L-R): Miki Szikszai (Snapper), Stewart Sherriff (2degrees),  Anthony Healy (BNZ),  Russell Stanners (Vodafone), Rob Ellis, (Semble), Barbara Chapman (ASB), Simon Moutter (Spark) Barbara Chapman (ASB), Mark Rushworth (Paymark)

Semble goes live: what's hot and what's not

Tue 31 Mar 4

Spark, Vodafone and 2degrees and two big banks unite behind a single mobile wallet platform, but challenges remain.

2degrees marketing boss Malcolm Phillipps

2degrees still wants to be quirky but chase commercial market

Tue 24 Mar

Advertising will maintain quirkiness post-Rhys Darby.

2degrees CEO Stewart Sherriff with Snap CEO/owner Mark Petrie (34). Under the deal, Petrie becomes a 2degrees shareholder and the head of the company's new fixed line business.

2degrees buys Snap

Mon 23 Mar 1

Telco makes the fixed-line play first-revealed by NBR. Early analyst reaction.

2degrees CEO Stewart Sherriff

The rumours about 2degrees' big reveal Monday

Fri 20 Mar 12

And the one NBR has its money on. 

Vanuatu after Cyclone Pam (Unicef)

Telcos credit calls to Vanuatu

Mon 16 Mar

Phone companies recommend people text rather than call.


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