Subscribe today - find out more
Why you should consider BusinessDesk
Sponsored by

You might be unknowingly testing 2degrees' 5G

Henry Burrell
Tue, 30 Nov 2021

You might be unknowingly testing 2degrees' 5G
2degrees is the last of the three major NZ telcos to launch 5G. (Image: supplied)
Henry Burrell
Tue, 30 Nov 2021
2degrees quietly switched on its 5G mobile network for testing in Auckland on Nov 5 and some people have already unwittingly connected to it.The telco’s engineers are busy testing 5G in Auckland, Wellington, and soon Christchurch, before the service officially launches for its customers more than a year after the 5G networks of competitors Vodafone and Spark.The network in Wellington was switched on a week later, and Christchurch will go live on Dec 2, according to chief technology officer Martin Sharrock. While most 2degrees custome...

Not convinced yet?

Subscribe to our Daily News Update free newsletter.

On the Money
On the Money: Richard Chandler charging into 2022, Jane Hrdlicka, Grant Baker, and more
Rebecca Stevenson | Sat, 22 Jan 2022

OTM this week: flying high with Richard Chandler, an ace on ignoring the elephant in the room, a new Robbo-cop comes to town, and more. 

Is New Zealand’s population too low?
Brian Gaynor | Sat, 22 Jan 2022

Our relatively small population has proven a huge disadvantage to NZ companies that expand offshore, particularly when they experience headwinds.

Markets Market Close
NZ shares finish shocker week down 3.5%
Dan Brunskill | Fri, 21 Jan 2022

A well-known investor released a paper overnight warning this was the end of a "superbubble" in US markets. 

Grape expectation for first major wine auction

Buying wine at auction can be a smart way to build your cellar or discover a world of wine

How to pick the perfect real estate investment now

Now is a good time to get on the property investment ladder - here is how to get there.