Microsoft reveals anti-Google merchandise line
NetGuide Microsoft has launched an anti-Google campaign, releasing a merchandise line of ‘Scroogled’ gear. Read More →
10 million BBM downloads for Android/iOS users in 24 hours…
IT Brief In just 24 hours BBM has been downloaded over 10 million times by Android and iPhone users, one of the best single-day openings for a mobile app to date 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 →
Top predictions for IT organisations and users for 2014 and beyond – Part 2
Featured IT Brief Continuing from yesterday, Gartner has revealed its top predictions for IT organisations and IT users for 2014 and beyond. Read More →
Hey Meg, how much does HP now love Microsoft?
Featured The Channel A long time ago, they used to be friends. But not now – as HP CEO Meg Whitman brands Microsoft as its “outright competitor” after getting close to Google. Read More →
Is it a case of Buy Buy BlackBerry…?
Featured IT Brief After reaching a US$4.7bn deal to take the company private last week, reports now claim Cisco, Google and SAP have entered the running for the embattled smartphone manufacturer. Read More →
Right on Cue, Apple chases Google with app acquisition
Featured MacGuide Rumours coming out of Cupertino claim Apple has acquired personal assistant iPhone app Cue in a bid to challenge Google Now on Android. Read More →
Apple beats Coca-Cola to become World’s Most Valuable Brand
Featured MacGuide Every so often, a company changes our lives, not just with its products, but also with its ethos. Read More →
BBM for Android and iOS available this weekend…
Featured IT Brief Previously exclusive to BlackBerry smartphones, BBM will be available as a free download in Google Play and the App StoreSM. Read More →
#Socialmediaruinedmylife – How not to regret using social media
NetGuide Have you ever regretted your post on social media…? Read More →
Is Google right, do we have “no legitimate expectation of privacy” in email?
NetGuide “Google may say one thing to consumers, but their true colours always come out in court.” Read More →
Facebook, Google & Microsoft launch govt privacy petitions
NetGuide Tech giants Facebook, Google and Microsoft have released statements requesting greater transparency when it comes to gathering public data. Read More →
NZ financial results for Synnex, Sony, Google, Acer and Imation
Featured The Channel Techday has assembled the recent financial results from NZ subsidiaries of foreign owned tech firms. Read More →
Google refreshes NZ Street View
Featured NetGuide Tech giant launches major refresh of Street View, giving Kiwis access to post-earthquake Christchurch among other cities. Read More →
Has social media #ruinedyourlife…?
Featured NetGuide There are many among us who have ruined their reputations and damaged their careers after posting inappropriate material on social networks… Read More →