Latest Auckland Stories

2014-08-12 08:21:22

Insights into a world first for planning were delivered last night at the award winning Auckland Art Gallery, with proceedings a precursor for the New Zealand Planning Institute's (NZPI) International 2015 Conference. AUCKLAND, New Zealand, Aug. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The New Zealand Planning Institute and their guests got a taste of technology initiatives set to have a profound impact on planning cities of the future. Mayor Len Brown opened the launch and applauded the coming...

2014-07-30 00:21:54

AUCKLAND, New Zealand, July 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Mega trends are defined as transformative, global forces that define the future world with their far reaching impact on business, societies, economies, cultures and personal lives. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140730/130937 Frost & Sullivan's report, 'World's Top Global Mega Trends To 2025 and Implications to Business, Society and Cultures' identifies 12 of these trends that will drive growth and innovation in the...

2014-07-22 00:22:19

AUCKLAND, New Zealand, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Massive technology-led disruption across all industries globally, driven by the rapid proliferation of connected devices and services is moving everyone and everything towards a state of 'connected everything'. Connected devices will continue to proliferate in every aspect of life with an average digital native of at least 10 personal connected devices at home and access to over 80 billion devices. It is expected that by the time...

2014-02-04 12:20:25

LONDON, February 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Austravel, the leading Australasia specialist, is offering great value holidays with Manchester departures. Escape 'Down Under' and beyond with Austravel's great Manchester departures. Austravel, the leading Australasia specialist, is offering customers great value holidays to Australasia with departures from Manchester airport. Visit destinations such as iconic Sydney, the paradise islands of Fiji and the breathtaking...

2014-01-15 08:25:38

Midwife-author shares the importance of celebrating womanhood with this empowering reading companion AUCKLAND, New Zealand, Jan. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The truth is not all women in today's society have the choice around childbirth. And now is the perfect time to change that. Women should not be made vulnerable to the system. And that's exactly what midwife-nurse Irene Chain-Kalinowski wants to achieve with the release of her book, My Body My Baby. This book hopes to give...

2013-11-05 23:31:26

Specialist learning labs such as The Mind Lab in New Zealand developed specifically for children are emerging globally to combat decreasing levels of time spent by children in active play-based discovery and 'tinkering' due to the dominance of screen based activity. Auckland, New Zealand (PRWEB) November 05, 2013 In September this year, The Mind Lab opened its high-tech Auckland facility to children from four years of age, with a commitment to providing young students the ability...

Word of the Day
  • Remarkable; prodigious.
  • Audacious; gutsy.
  • Completely; extremely.
  • Audaciously; boldly.
  • Impressively great in size; enormous; extraordinary.
This word is probably from the dialectal 'boldacious,' a blend of 'bold' and 'audacious.'