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‘Anti-rape’ mobile app flawed

Laura Goodall posted in on October 6th, 2014.

The Dominion Post quotes New Zealand experts commenting on a new mobile phone app that was designed to check for consent before sex in an effort to reduce rape. Excerpt (read the full article here): An “anti-rape” mobile phone app designed to check for consent before sex has been greeted with scepticism by campaigners against sexual violence. […]

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Wairarapa News: Farmer creates own smartphone application

Peter Griffin posted in on August 5th, 2010.

Piers Fuller writes in the Wairarapa News about a farmer who has developed a smartphone application – IFarmer – designed to make keeping track of inventory on farms easier and faster. The software also allows farmers and agents to see their financial position in real time, and additional features such as RFID ear tag and […]

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