Transcript of Moxie Podcast 22 (on cyberbullying)

With the assistance of the folks at TranscribeMe here is the transcript (PDF) of Moxie Podcast number 22.

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Moxie Podcast 22 (on cyberbullying) out now!

This is the podcast from the twenty-second Moxie session, held 1 December 2014 in Auckland, New Zealand.

The topic was:

The government has recently announced its intention to progress the Harmful Digital Communications Bill in an effort to reduce cyber-bullying and digital harassment. What makes the the online world different from the offline one? Are we taking the right approach, or do we need to something else or something more? Are there real threats to free speech here? Discuss!


  • Rick Shera, on the Harmful Digital Communications Bill
  • Bevan Chuang, with lessons from personal experience
  • Vaughn Davis, on using social media for good

Interview by Andrew Patterson.

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Moxie podcast 5 (on UFB) out now

This is the podcast from the fifth Moxie session, held 28 May 2013 in Auckland, New Zealand.


It was made possible by the generous support of Internet NZ. If you have not already, go visit the nethui site and sign up for what will be an excellent conference in Wellington on July 8 to 10.

The topic is:

How is the UFB network coming along, and will fibre broadband really transform New Zealand? Can it resolve the tyranny of distance and leapfrog us back into the global rich-list? What are people doing with it anyway?


  • Rohan MacMahon on progress thus far and the appeal to business
  • Rosalie Nelson on why building it is just the start, and the many things that remain to be done
  • Bill Bennett on some of the things could hold the UFB back, especially government policy

Interview by Glenn Williams.

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