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International concern about Internet Archive-National Library deal
An international group of authors including Sir Philip Pullman are concerned about the National Library's partnership with the Internet Archive. 
© 2021 Mon 5:03am 

-Google brings its 3D 'Pocket Gallery' art exhibition experiences to the web
-Missouri governor threatens to prosecute journalist for sharing web security flaw
-Google's Pocket Gallery art museum experiences come to the web

Vietnam: Owners heartbroken after 12 dogs killed over Covid
The couple won the internet in Vietnam with their love for their pets. 
© 2021 BBCWorld Thu, 14 Oct 5:52pm 

Covid 19 NZ: Six things Vaxathon needs to outdo the Telethons of your childhood
During the 1pm Covid briefing on Tuesday, the PM declared a Vaxathon was coming on Saturday. The internet exploded with glee - but how can this pandemic TV be an event? 
© 2021 Wed, 13 Oct 11:42am 

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-Twitter's tool for removing unwanted followers arrives for web users
-Ex-minister predicts 'huge battleground' over UK's plan to set Internet content rules

'Deleted the photos': Wedding photographer's vengeance divides internet
A wedding photographer's acts have divided the internet after the photographer deleted the photos before leaving the venue. Like most moral dilemmas on the internet, they usually end up on popular Reddit forum AITA. A wedding... 
© 2021 NZ Herald Mon, 11 Oct 12:12am 

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Kiwibank 'urgently' looking into reports of another internet banking outage
Issues accessing the bank's online sevrices have now dragged on for almost a month. 
© 2021 Thu, 7 Oct 11:32am 

-Google confirms $1B investment into Africa, including subsea cable for faster internet
-T-Mobile wireless home internet service now costs $10 less

The Sri Lankan singer winning hearts in India
Her song 'Manike Mage Hithe' is breaking the internet and has even got Bollywood stars dancing to it. 
© 2021 BBCWorld Wed, 6 Oct 6:43pm 

Facebook coming back online after 7 hour outage
Spark and Vodafone call centres have busy morning with confused customers reporting internet down. 
© 2021 Tue, 5 Oct 12:52am 

The Squid Game cookie is an internet phenomenon - here's how to make it
The dalgona, which appears in episode three of the Netflix show, has inspired a raft of online challenges. 
© 2021 Tue, 5 Oct 12:03am 

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Randy Bachman's treasured Gretsch guitar was stolen 45 years ago. An internet sleuth helped find it
Decades after it was stolen, Canadian rock star Randy Bachman says he's finally found the rare guitar he used to write hits like "American Woman" and "Taking Care of Business" after an internet sleuth tracked it down in Japan. 
© 2021 CNN Sun 6:03am 

Ghana’s role in honouring a US civil rights hero
A state-of-the-art complex is to be built in Ghana to remember WEB Du Bois. 
© 2021 BBCWorld Wed, 13 Oct 5:13pm 

Telco provider hits back with witty response following outage, offers to compensate customer 8c
Outrage over an internet outage has met with a witty response from the telco provider, who said customers would have lost about eight cents. At 7.40pm on Tuesday 2degrees broadband issued an update saying its service was down in... 
© 2021 NZ Herald Wed, 13 Oct 9:42am 

Why does the internet keep breaking?
Outages of Facebook and its family of apps now lead to significant disruption for firms worldwide 
© 2021 BBCWorld Tue, 12 Oct 12:12am 

-The Morning After: The Internet Archive imagines a grim future of the internet
-The Internet Archive's 'Wayforward Machine' paints a grim future for the web
-Courtney Barnett's web app lets you remix her latest singles

Kiwibank offers apology but no explanation for latest internet banking outage
Bank tweets it has fixed outage, the latest of many that have now dragged on for a month. 
© 2021 Thu, 7 Oct 2:02pm 

Kiwibank outage: Customers vent anger, frustration as online services down again
Some Kiwibank customers say they have run out of patience, with the bank's online services going down again today.The bank's internet banking and mobile app have been inaccessible to some customers this morning.This comes off... 
© 2021 NZ Herald Thu, 7 Oct 12:23am 

Kiwis more vulnerable to online extremism in lockdown
A spike in complaints to internet watchdog Netsafe is being put down to those stuck at home becoming more vulnerable to radical ideologies. 
© 2021 Thu, 7 Oct 5:43am 

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Facebook, Instagram appear to partly reconnect after nearly six-hour outage
Facebook and Instagram appeared to be partially reconnected to the global internet nearly six hours into an outage that paralyzed the social media platform. 
© 2021 RadioNZ Tue, 5 Oct 12:13am 

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