OPINION: Quickflix NZ managing director Paddy Buckley on local and international competition in on-demand video services.
Former Microsoft chief executive Steve Ballmer last year admitted the company missed the smartphone explosion and, if he could re-live the past decade, he would do it differently.
Last year Microsoft launched the Surface Pro 3, a hybrid device that transforms from a tablet into a full-noise laptop PC simply by adding a keyboard and mouse. It was great, particularly if you’re one of those people who find themselves torn between tablets and laptops.
“Welcome to the meth lab,” says Paul Winton as NBR enters Kinaroad’s headquarters Auckland’s Freemans Bay. And indeed, with tarpaulins covering some of the company’s gear, the operation does have the look of a Breaking Bad set. There’s even a cooker.