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Huawei P30 Pro review: More camera than phone

More a pocket camera with phone features than a mobile with a camera, the Huawei P30 Pro pushes the Android handset envelope further than any rival. Huawei’s P30 Pro is the first phone with 5x optical zoom. It’s also the first to feature four cameras on the back. That’s five cameras all up when you […]

Emirates in-flight wi-fi: More despair than OnAir

While one trip is not enough to write a definitive review of Emirates OnAir inflight Wi-fi service, I’m not masochistic enough to put myself through the experience a second time. So this is an anecdote, not a formal review. My earlier plan to work at the airport business lounge was foiled by overcrowding. Plan B […]

We’re scared of online threats, don’t do enough about it

InternetNZ research shows 94 percent of New Zealanders are concerned about the security of their personal data. Yet despite the high level of fear, researchers found only a fraction of users take practical steps to protect themselves from risk.  Only one-third of New Zealanders surveyed used account authentication, either two-factor or multi-factor. Meanwhile less than […]