Story: Mātauranga hangarau – information technology

Misuse of Māori intellectual property

Auckland University of Technology lecturer Valance Smith comments on the misuse of Māori intellectual property, which is a particular issue on the internet.  A number of examples of concern are shown in this video clip.

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Basil Keane, 'Mātauranga hangarau – information technology - Tribal networking', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 28 January 2022)

Story by Basil Keane, published 11 Mar 2010