The Samsung Galaxy S6 (Chris Keall)

S6 NZ availability: Samsung gives Apple another free hit

Thu 26 Mar 15 5

Telcos are releasing their pricing today for the Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge, ahead of the flagship phones' April 11 release.

First NZ Capital’s Arie Dekker

Sky TV’s ultimate move to counter-attack Spark

Thu 26 Mar 15 11

Could it happen? Two analysts weigh in.

A game plagued by rain and, for Sky Go viewers, technical issues (image: icc-cricket.com)

Cricket World Cup semi-final: Sky Go falls over, again

Tue 24 Mar 15 9

Pay TV broadcaster responds.

Netflix chief product officer Neil Hunt: "There's not a lot we can do to stop some accessing [Netflix] US. We don't intend to do anything differently. There's not much we can do,"

Netflix ANZ has one eighth the titles of Netflix US

Tue 24 Mar 15

Netflix has long said its ANZ service will carry a subset of Netflix US content but the extent of the crimp is surprising.

A scene from the Netflix original series The Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt (produced by Tina Fey). Rubbing salt into the wounds, Netflix says its original series will be exclusive to Netflix NZ. As rights expire they will be pulled from TVNZ, Lightbox and Quickflix.

Spark says Netflix NZ avoiding tax

Tue 24 Mar 15 16

As Netflix launches in NZ today, Spark cuts the price of its own Lightbox service — and claims Netflix has structured its NZ business to avoid tax. Spark's attack is off-beam on two counts.

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 15 1

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