Scammers exploit Paul Walker death to target Facebook users
Featured NetGuide Scammers have exploited the death of Paul Walker on Facebook only a couple of days after the Fast & Furious actor died in a car accident, spreading fake videos allegedly showing his death. Read More →
Kiwi student mixing it with IT giants
Educate A University of Waikato PhD student will take part in a global computer coding exercise backed by some of the biggest technology names in the world. Read More →
Kiwis lead Oz in Social Media employment drive
Featured IT Brief New Zealand employees are ahead of Australia in joining the global shift to use social media to find and engage in work. Read More →
Facebook sends $3 billion offer… Snapchat rejects
Featured Start-Up “We’re enjoying being an independent company…” Read More →
Is the end nigh for cyberbullies?
Educate Facebook, Twitter, Ask.fm, Snapchat and other forms of digital media have all come under fire for the ease of which they can be used for cyberbullying. Read More →
Zuckerberg approves new Facebook Like button
Featured NetGuide CEO Mark Zuckerberg gives the nod as the social media giant’s six month development process finally comes to an end… Read More →
Facebook went down… did you notice?
NetGuide A number of users took to internet forums this morning, enquiring as to why Facebook was down. Read More →
Job Market Newbies: Lock down your social media profile
IT Brief Just entering the job market after years of schooling, other employment or parenthood? Read More →
Govt bottles spy bill clause amid tech giant pressure
Featured Telco Review Slammed by Microsoft, Google and Facebook over plans to include a clause in the controversial Telecommunications Interception Capability and Security Bill – the government backs down. Read More →
Find the secret Facebook code – win a HP Envy 15
NetGuide When reading the Techday Facebook page, all you need to do is uncover the secret code we have posted, then enter the draw to win this amazing prize. Read More →
Is New Zealand social media momentum driven by images?
NetGuide Is it true that the lure of engaging images is having a growing impact on Kiwis’ social media channels of choice… Read More →
Ever wondered what 1.2 billion Facebook users look like?
Featured NetGuide Providing a glimpse of every single member, The Faces of Facebook website has encapsulated all 1.2 billion profile pictures on one web page. Read More →
How to keep your kids safe online
NetGuide Most parents today have probably breathed a sigh of relief at some point or other that they never grew up with the Internet, or social media. Read More →
Social media talkers = victims of cyber stalkers
Featured NetGuide “Hey, how’s it going? My cousin went to Epsom Girls’ Grammar School also, she knows your sister Jayne.” Read More →
Are young Kiwis prone to Facebook security breaches?
Featured NetGuide The younger Kiwis are, the more careless they are when it comes to security on social media, according to an eye-opening survey by Trend Micro this month. Read More →