Bill Bennett

Bill Bennett

Tech: Rural divide in comms, law firm hack, Reddit goes bonkers

Last week’s RNZ technology slot:

Technology correspondent Bill Bennett joins Kathryn to talk about the Commerce Commission’s Telecommunications Monitoring Report and why rural telecoms is now the main political and regulatory frontier for the sector.

Starlink’s entry to New Zealand has made some think problems with rural access to broadband is now solved - but is it?

Bill also looks at the implications for the massive data breach at Australian law firm HWL Ebsworth after a ransomware attack and why Reddit has suddenly become extremely popular.…