Get into Gaming

Digital Technology is one of the fastest growing parts of Aotearoa’s economy, generating billions of dollars in exports and creating thousands of jobs each year. The global gaming industry is now worth more than the film and music industries combined. Yet in 2019 only 30% […]

Unlocking Science for Tamariki

Rūamoko & Erupting Mentos Geysers with SCION Budding young scientists, explorers and tutu came together for this short workshop facilitated by Ngaio Balfour, a scientist from the University of Auckland who has been working at SCION over the summer. We dove into the land of […]

LOLNZ Community Nights #LockdownLegends

The NZ esports community is about to have some fun. Esports event organisers Shadownet and Digital Natives Academy (DNA) will host a month-long series of esports events to celebrate coming out of NZ’s first ever nationwide pandemic lockdown. Shadownet founder Ian Seaton explained, “we wanted […]

Starting the 5G kōrero for whānau

With growing concern regarding the impact of 5G on people’s health. DNA founder, Potaua Biasiny-Tule shared his thoughts on the new spectrum allocation and his concerns at the lack of information whānau Māori have been provided leading to concern, confusion and OTT conspiracy theories. Click […]

DNA Lockdown Tournaments – 3 events

To give some much needed relief to those lock down blues Digital Natives Academy are hosting three competitive esports events. ― Potaua Biasiny-Tule, Founder DNA, Nativez Esports, Digital Basecamp, 4CompanyB $250 Apex Legends – 18 April 2020 $250 Team Fight Tactics – 19 April 2020 […]