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Cint appoints Vanessa Adams as VP of Measurement
Mon, 3rd Apr 2023
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video
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digital media
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social media
Cint, the global leader in digital insights gathering, has appointed Vanessa Adams as VP of Measurement for the company''s team in APAC.
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GfK offers insights into present day consumer sentiments
Tue, 6th Dec 2022
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retail
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shopping
Consumer values have shifted due to global challenges, leading to increased purchases in home entertainment, health, and technology, according to GfK research.
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Using data to find opportunities, not excuses: GfK shows the way
Mon, 7th Nov 2022
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martech
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retail
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data management
ANZ businesses must embrace data and adapt to changing consumer values and market dynamics, says GfK Australia and New Zealand MD Dr. Morten Boyer.
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Gfk's new AI platform combines market, consumer and brand analytics in a single source
Fri, 10th Sep 2021
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big data
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data analytics
GfK has launched gfknewron, an integrated, AI-powered software platform allowing companies to access market, consumer and brand data from a single source.
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How 3SIXT became a $250m consumer electronics success
Mon, 6th Apr 2020
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smartphones
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power / energy
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technology gifts
Cellnet's 3SIXT brand booms, now leads in tech with sustainable, innovative products.
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Hands-on review: Sennheiser Ambeo Sound Bar
Tue, 14th Jan 2020
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bi
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big data
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gaming
The thirteen drivers will have your sound bouncing off your walls while placing you in the centre of all the action.
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Hands-on review: A month with the Apple MacBook Pro 16-inch
Mon, 13th Jan 2020
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gaming
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bi
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apple
All die-hard Apple fans have spent years dreaming of the 16-inch MacBook Pro and now it is finally here.
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Qualtrics expands research & strategy team in APJ
Tue, 17th Sep 2019
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qualtrics
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r&d
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experience business
Qualtrics boosts APJ team to enhance research services & strategy.
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Mandatory data breach law comes into force THIS Thursday - are you ready?
Wed, 21st Feb 2018
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breach prevention
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creative technologies
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cybersecurity
Despite the imminent law with crippling fines that affects almost every significant sized AU business, a Canon study has found 3 in 5 are unaware.
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Netflix still keeping mum about ratings
Thu, 23rd Jun 2016
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digital entertainment
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america
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nbc universal
Netflix maintains a code of silence around it's data, occasionally teasing the entertainment industry with snippets of information.
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Ransomware: What your clients need to know
Thu, 26th May 2016
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firewall
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malware
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ransomware
CryptoWall, Locky, TeslaCrypt. To make sense of today’s tech headlines, you have to learn an entire new vocabulary. Here's a few basics.
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74% of Asia Pacific business flyers want in-flight internet
Wed, 25th May 2016
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broadband
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in-flight broadband
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aviation
90% of passengers want access to reliable in-flight internet. 74% of business flyers will spend more to use it, a survey by Inmarsat and GfK says.
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Huawei revenue skyrockets as company hones in on IoT strategy
Fri, 24th Jul 2015
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finance, leasing & rental
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smartphones
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technology gifts
For the first half of 2015, Huawei Consumer Business Group continued to experience significant business growth.
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World Week Ahead: Equities to extend rally
Mon, 23rd Mar 2015
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us federal reserve
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analyst report
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gfk
A flurry of US economic data including on housing, manufacturing, inflation and GDP will determine the timing of a Fed Reserve interest rate increase.
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Smartphones: Could bigger screens herald the end of tablets?
Thu, 26th Feb 2015
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apple
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smartphones
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technology gifts
The concomitant move towards bigger screens in smartphone handsets may be about to throw a further spanner in the works.
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PlayStation 3 delivers NZ's 'strongest platform' results in 2010
Fri, 11th Feb 2011
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gaming
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technology gifts
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sony computer entertainment
Despite Xbox's holiday lead, PlayStation 3 named NZ's top platform in 2010, dominating in sales and growth, says Sony.
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Xbox NZ posts record year
Thu, 10th Feb 2011
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gaming
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technology gifts
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kinect
Xbox NZ celebrates record-breaking year, dominating the 2010 holiday season with a 14% sales surge and a significant rise in LIVE subscribers.
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$158M in NZ gaming sales for 2010
Wed, 9th Feb 2011
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gaming
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technology gifts
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analyst report
Market researchers report a 7% decline in New Zealand sales for the interactive games and entertainment category for 2010.
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1 in 7 SMBs ignore IT security
Tue, 23rd Nov 2010
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apple
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technology gifts
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macos
Despite acknowledging the risks, 1 in 7 SMBs still bypass IT security measures, with AVG responding by launching a comprehensive online Business Resource Centre.
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Epson talks deals and market share
Fri, 22nd Jan 2010
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printing
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nz
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epson
Along with strong recent market performance in the printer market, Epson has slashed the price on one of its home theatre projectors in order to offer a more competitively priced product.