The latest from Tech Columnist Peter Griffin

Peter has been keeping a close eye on the tech sector and the digital revolution for the last 20 years. After a stint in London dissecting the tech wreck for a number of computer-industry publications, he joined the New Zealand Herald eventually running the paper's tech section before leaving to found the Science Media Centre in Wellington. He has been a tech commentator for the New Zealand Listener, Newstalk ZB and RNZ. His passion is exploring the impact technology and innovation have on business, society and the environment. Follow him on Twitter @petergnz

230 million reasons why Mega’s owners cut US deal
Peter Griffin | Thu, 12 May 2022

The US is hellbent on making an example of Kim Dotcom. But the real issue is the push by governments to gain access to the encryption systems of the major digital platforms.