Stories by Ted Gibbons, PC World

Auckland City wi-fi goes live

A new Auckland City wi-fi service has gone live. A partnership between Auckland City Council, telecoms provider Kordia and wi-fi hotspot provider Tomizone, the new service will initially operate in seven zones around the inner city.

Gmail adds voice and video chat

Launching today, Gmail voice and video chat lets Kiwis have free, high-quality voice and video chats with friends and family anywhere in the world. And it all takes place without leaving the browser - no more switching to another window or running another program.