Digitised Image

Kiwis taking gold... "Broadband subscriber." 18 March, 2006.

Reference Number: DCDL-0001065

The scene shows an award winning ceremony at the Commonwealth Games. The gold medal goes to a beaming broadband subscriber who gets it for endurance and the second prize goes to a huge snail labelled 'Telecom' who gets the 'slow race' prize. The reference is to the criticism of Telecom about its slowness in getting faster broadband speeds in New Zealand.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Cartoons (Commentary) and Digital images, related to Commonwealth Games, Garrick Tremain, Otago Daily Times (Newspaper), Telecom Corporation of New Zealand, Broadband communication systems, Snails, Contests and Internet.

Part of:
Tremain, Garrick, 1941-:[Includes all digital cartoons published in the Otago Daily Times from 25 July 2005 onwards plus a selection from December 2004 to July 2005], Reference Number DC-Group-0022 (628 digitised items)

Extent: 1 digital cartoon(s)Jpeg image - Resolution 200 dpi; RGB (24 bit); Pixel dimensions 1115 x 865. Single art work

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