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NZ Tech Podcast 339: Intel Compute Card, New Macs, Apple HomePod, iPad Pro comes of age, SpaceX recycling

This week: Intel Compute Card, News from Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference highlights incl new Macs, Apple HomePod, iPad Pro comes of age. SpaceX recycling rockets and capsules, 25% of Australians support a cashless society, Dubai’s Robot Cops.
Hosted by Paul Spain and featuring guests Mark Webster and Damien O’Carroll.

NZ Wine Podcast 21 Beaujolais: Wine Regions of France

This session has us exploring the often overlooked Beaujolais region; discovering what makes many wine enthusiasts obsess about these wines. Jean-Christophe Poizat & Marc Taddei take us on a quick journey through the wine regions of France.

Be You – The Fearless Kitchen 53

In this podcast episode I describe my arrival into the USA, as in my 20s I took up a Private Chef role with a family on Cape Cod.

NZ EV Podcast 58: ChargeNet NZ

NZ EV Podcast 58: ChargeNet NZ

 

 

 

 

 

 

This week Theo and Dee talk with CEO of ChargeNet Steve West about the year just been, we chat about what we are looking forward to in 2019, and we fill you in on what ChargeNet has been up too. This is our final podcast of 2018.

Check back in the new year to hear more from your favourite duo. Merry Christmas and Thanks for listening. Be safe on those roads.

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NZ Wine Podcast 49: David Nash – ‘A Seat at the Table’

NZ Wine Podcast 49: David Nash – ‘A Seat at the Table’

David Nash is the writer, producer and co-director of the upcoming feature length documentary about the NZ Wine industry and its place in the world of fine wine. ‘A Seat at the Table’. Find out more about the doco at nzwinestory.co.nz

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A Seat at the Table – New Zealand’s Wine Story – https://www.nzwinestory.co.nz/

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Music Track featured on this podcast: ‘Kuaz’ – courtesy of Brent Page.

Aaron Toresen: Grow/Protect/Transfer Business Wealth

Aaron Toresen: Grow/Protect/Transfer Business Wealth

44% of self-employed people are over the age of 50 (this is growing) and small to medium sized businesses employ the vast majority of Kiwi’s.

These two facts alone state something that’s absolutely critical – To protect the wealth of almost every New Zealander, we need to protect small to medium sized businesses. Given the age of the typical business owner, there’s also a need to efficiently facilitate the transfer of these businesses to the next generation.

There are many individuals and businesses, myself included, that work with business owners to facilitate this transfer of ownership – I do it via my business by assisting shareholders in figuring out how to transfer ownership to key people in the business under distressing circumstances using specialized insurance policies. Aaron Toresen has a team (the largest in the world actually!) that works with business owners to help them sell their enterprise for the right price, at the right time. When you’re considering selling your home, it pays to catch up with a real estate agent well in advance – they can advise you if it’s worth the hassle of painting and fixing the kitchen or now prior to sale. Selling a business is no different – It may make no difference to a purchaser if things aren’t 100% tidy when the reigns are handed over but either way, get advice!

As the Managing Director of LINK Aaron has grown what was a boutique NZ business brokerage to an international network, with over 500 brokers in 5 countriesLINK are the largest business brokerage in the world and still growing rapidly. Recently Link raised capital via one of our other guests on the show – Snowball Effect, which is likely to amplify and quicken their expansion even further – as evidenced by their entry into the US market – the head office in Los Angeles is the largest business brokerage in California.

Outside of business, Aaron loves tennis, martial arts, horse riding and of course, his family.

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NZ EV Podcast 57: Kwikli Electric Mopeds

NZ EV Podcast 57: Kwikli Electric Mopeds

This week Theo and Dee talk with Rushabh Trivedy Founder & CEO of Kwikli. Kiwikli is a start-up ridesharing service offering electric moped which is currently being trialled on Auckland North Shore. Rushabh talks to us about how it all started.

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3D-Printed Motorbikes, Free Inflight Wi-Fi, DJI Osmo Pocket vs GoPro, Meet Neish’s founder and CEO – NZ Tech Podcast 417

3D-Printed Motorbikes, Free Inflight Wi-Fi, DJI Osmo Pocket vs GoPro, Meet Neish’s founder and CEO – NZ Tech Podcast 417

Student platform Niesh, a password free revolution, Symantec Cyber Security insights, 3D Printed motorbikes, free Air NZ inflight Wi-Fi, Uber vehicleless food deliveries, Dense Air buys NZ mobile spectrum, first look at DJI Osmo Pocket.

Hosted by Paul Spain and this week’s guests: : Jae Yoo and James Koo.

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NZ EV Podcast 56: Ohmio

NZ EV Podcast 56: Ohmio

 

This week Theo talks with David Verma Program Director, Technologist, ITS Expert at Ohmio. Ohmio self-driving vehicle technology originally created by HMI Technologies, a global technology company and innovator of Intelligent Transport Systems. Ohmio is making big in the world of autonomous driving with big plans on the horizon. We also talk about electric bikes specifically a very good-looking option that is currently on the market; the Munro 2.0.

 

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E-Bike Munro 2.0: https://www.aliexpress.com/item/E-BIKE-Munro-2-0-Electric-motorbike-48V-lithium-battery-Luxury-smart-electric-motorcycle-26-inch/32863802683.html

Munro 2.0 E-Bike: New Energy, Old School Cool Style

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China’s Big brother mishap, E-Moped service Kwikli, US vs Huawei – NZ Tech Podcast 416

China’s Big brother mishap, E-Moped service Kwikli, US vs Huawei – NZ Tech Podcast 416

Meet Kiwi the founder of Kwikli e-moped sharing startup. Plus Sky’s new CEO, US vs Huawei, is iPhone X coming back, Ola NZ speed wobbles, misfortune with China big brother tech, Oppo R17 Pro update, should Google/Uber/Apple share data with rivals?

Hosted by Paul Spain and this week’s guest: Rushabh Trivedy.

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NZ EV Podcast 55: SolarCity

This week Theo and Dee talk with Gareth Williams, Chief Technology Officer at SolarCity about their fantastic solar offerings for your home. We talk about how to be more energy independent and the best way to charge your EV on a Solar System. Also, we talk with Paul O’Connor from OEM Audio about his new charging cable line-up, and we give away an Audiobook from Theo’s new start up Audiobooks NZ.

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NZ Young Professionals Podcast 29: Craig McAlpine – How to stand out in a competitive job market

In this episode, podcast host, Ed McKnight talks with Craig McAlpine from MyCareerBrand.net about how young professionals can build their personal brand and land their ideal jobs.

Specifically, they discuss:

– Mistakes young professionals make when they move from being part of a team, to leading a team … and what you can do to avoid them

– How you can begin to build your own personal brand

– What employers are really looking for from their employees, and what you can do to stand out

– Craig’s advice for you when you’re venturing out into the workforce

Spark 5G, Ford driverless cars, Kiwicon vs Lime Scooters, Hands on Oppo R17 Pro and Jabra Engage 75 – NZ Tech Podcast 415

At Kiwicon Lime Scooters hacking risks are highlighted, Ford demos driverless cars, Video search tip (JustWatch.com), Spark 5G Innovation Lab and trial 5G sites are active and Skype arrives on Amazon Echo / Alexa. Hands on Oppo R17 Pro and Jabra Engage 75.

Hosted by Paul Spain and this week’s guest: Colin Brown.

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Ian Webb: How to build wealth through property – literally!

Ian Webb: How to build wealth through property – literally!

 

Ian Webb discusses how you can be the first link in the value chain of creating wealth through property.

Possibly one of the best kept secrets in the mortgage industry is this: The LVR restrictions do not apply to you if you’re building a brand new home.

Thinking as a property investor, in the last 5 years years or so the main barrier in the way has been these LVR (loan to valuation) restrictions in place which dictate that you effectively have to have 35% of the purchase price to buy an investment property (in the form of cash or equity in your home). Arguably this has taken [some of] the steam out of the housing market and put pressure on the existing housing stock across the nation. These regulations had an unintended side-effect – the main way to keep prices growing at a more realistic pace, is to increase the supply of housing stock (not just kill the demand).

When the LVR restrictions were introduced, Ian Webb was instrumental in creating a ‘hole’ for new builders to climb through. Did you know that for as little as 5% deposit you could build your next rental property?

Well if it’s that easy, why isn’t everyone doing it?

Here’s a couple of reasons why:

1 – not many people know about this loop-hole (spoiler alert)
2 – funding new building projects can still be very difficult
3 – capital gains in newer subdivisions and regional areas are still a little less certain compared to city centers

Have a listen to this insightful and honest show and ask yourself this question: Could building a home build equity over the long term for you? Maybe building an investment property portfolio could still work for you and if so, *getting to the starting line correctly is critical, if you want to get to the finish line intact.*

We hope you enjoy this peak into how construction finance works, warts and all!

Check out https://www.newbuild.co.nz/

NewBuild are the specialists in Residential Construction Lending. NewBuild’s proven method will simplify the process – to make building your new home more affordable, whether you want a Progress Payment Loan or a Turn-Key Loan, NewBuild has the best option for you.

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NZ EV Podcast 54: EV Insurance

NZ EV Podcast 54: EV Insurance

This week Theo and Dee talk with Jon-Paul Hale  a personal insurance broker from Willow Grove Insurance about EV insurance. And we dive into a discussion on Tesla Insurance and why it may cost you more than you think.

The NZ EV Podcast is brought to you with the help from OEM Audio, New Zealand’s leading supplier of safe and reliable AC chargers and charging cables. For more information go to www.evpower.co.nz

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