Twitter advises all users to change passwords after bug found

Twitter on Thursday encouraged its more than 330 million users to change their passwords after the company discovered a bug that revealed the passwords in an unencrypted...

Iconic rainbow bach is for sale for the first time in nearly 70 year

An iconic bach in Ngunguru, Northland has been put on the market for the first time in 68 years. Unlike most classic Kiwi baches, this local landmark didn't...

Gloriavale’s operation to replicate KFC recipe

Gloriavale leader Hopeful Christian loves KFC chicken, and has shouted feeds of it for the entire religious sect. Mr Christian has even tried to replicate the secret 'seven...

Facebook announces new dating features

Facebook has announced it is joining the dating game, launching an app to match users with potential partners. "This is going to be for building real, long-term relationships...

All Blacks ‘diversity’ ad had nothing to do with Israel Folau

The All Blacks and Black Ferns have won plenty of praise for the "Diversity is Strength" video released this week but the story behind it's release is not what you...
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Group attempting to crowdfund Darude-themed sandstorm detector

A Darude-themed sandstorm detector may be on the way thanks to a new crowdfunding campaign. The campaign, Project Sandstorm, is asking for £5000 (NZ$9837) to build sandstorm detectors...

Court sides with humans in copyright fight over monkey selfie

A US appeals court favoured humans over animals in a novel copyright lawsuit filed over a series of entertaining selfies taken by a monkey with a toothy...

Friend mistakes rescued wombat for newborn baby

An woman posted a picture to Facebook of a baby wombat she had rescued from the side of the road. It should have been a heartwarming rescue tale,...

‘Almost everyone’ in a photo of Southwest’s emergency landing wore their oxygen masks ‘wrong’

Southwest Airlines Flight 1380 suffered a major engine failure on Tuesday, forcing its pilot to make an emergency landing, shrapnel had reportedly pierced the aeroplane's fuselage, blew out...

Lanes blocked on the Auckland Harbour Bridge after car fire

All lanes on the Auckland Harbour Bridge have reopened after a car fire caused two lanes to close earlier Monday afternoon.     Paulo Orquillo was travelling on the top...