RNZ Nine to Noon Tech: New advances, Threads - one week in, Kiwi firms

14 July 2023 07:39 PM By CIO Studio
Threads on App Store displayed on a laptop screen and Threads logo displayed on a phone screen. Photo: AFP / NurPhoto

Paul Matthews joins Kathryn on RNZ Nine to Noon tech segment to chat on Threads, Kiwi tech acquisitions

Technology correspondent Paul Matthews joins Kathryn to look at some of the latest impressive advances brought to market in the last few years - including "electronic skin", storing energy as heat in a "sand battery" and biological storage. He'll also look at how Meta's Threads is going, one week on - how many users does it have and how's the feedback been?  And as is often the way during tough economic times, there are also bargains to be had and many have come knocking on the door of Kiwi tech companies looking to make an acquisition.

Listen to the episode here: