$453,000 awarded to support Auckland events

Supplied Content Auckland, August 24, 2017 Auckland Council has awarded $453,000 in grants to 32 events across Auckland thanks to its Regional Event Fund. The event grants, awarded by Auckland Council’s Community Development and Safety Committee, were assessed on several factors, including the level of positive community benefits generated, how effectively run previous events had been and the level of…

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‘Push-to-delete’ feature improves cyber security

Supplied Content Lucerne, Switzerland August 23, 2017 Leading encrypted messaging app SafeSwiss (http://www.safeswiss.com) is doing away with email attachments being sent to the wrong person, with its advanced new ‘push-to-delete’ feature allowing users to securely delete sent messages (along with pictures, documents and videos) from both a sender’s and recipient’s devices. The new push-to-delete functionality is one of a string…

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Governor General issues writ for General Election

Supplied Content Wellington, August 23, 2017 Governor-General Dame Patsy Reddy has given the go-ahead for this year’s General Election to be held. Dame Patsy has signed the writ directing the Electoral Commission to conduct the General Election on 23 September 2017. This is the formal authority to run the election and enables candidate nominations to open tomorrow (August 24, 2017).…

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