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2013-10-03 23:00:42

TVNZ saw huge success with their America's Cup coverage galvanising a large part of the population through live TV, online streaming and post-race on demand tv views. Auckland, New Zealand (PRWEB) October 04, 2013 Despite the Auld Mug eluding Emirates Team New Zealand, the 2013 America’s Cup represents a high water mark for multi-platform viewing in this country. A record number of Kiwis watch TVNZ’s live coverage – either on TV ONE or streamed online. The regatta was the first...

2013-09-04 23:23:31

TVNZ has decided to sell a second package of land to SKYCITY for 10.6 million NZD resulting in opportunities to improve its TV on demand and One News video streams. Auckland, NZ (PRWEB) September 04, 2013 TVNZ has taken the opportunity to refurbish its central Auckland facility in parallel with a two-year investment project to upgrade its online technology, following the Board’s decision today to sell a second package of land and buildings to SKYCITY for $10.6 million. In response to...

2012-09-24 23:02:24

Returning to TV2 this iconic TV show will challenge two Cantabrian couples to master the DIY build of their lives. New Zealand will be with them, room by room as they transform the old to the new in what will be a life changing series for one, or both of the couples. (PRWEB) September 24, 2012 Registrations for Mitre 10 Dream Home couples are open now and for the first time ever, New Zealanders will be able to vote for their favourite six couples with the final two being revealed when the...


Word of the Day
callithump
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'
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