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Facebook Photos - Who Really Sees Them?

Facebook Photos - Who Really Sees Them?

Millions of people have now uploaded photographs to Facebook and with new tools, it is doubtless that millions more photos will soon be updated.  However, what happens to your photos - how secure or private those photos are - is an interesting tale.

Growing Number Of NZ Websites Allow Direct Bank Payments

Source: http://www.nbr.co.nz/article/growing-number-nz-websites-allow-direct-bank-payments-106260
Growing Number Of NZ Websites Allow Direct Bank Payments

If you're uncomfortable releasing your credit card details over the internet, or just want the ability to make payments from a current account, a growing number of websites are offering direct bank payments.

Utterly Useless Twitter Applications

Utterly Useless Twitter Applications

Twitter is one of the fastest growing fads to ever hit the world - and it truly has spread around the world.  As these seven unlucky applications will prove - that does not mean that the world has responded with useful additions to Twitter.

New Website To Promote West Coast Bird Watching

New Website To Promote West Coast Bird Watching

A new website being launched on the West Coast Tuesday 21 July aims to get visitors staying longer in the region by promoting its unique bird-watching experiences.

Digg Hijacking Your Links!

Digg Hijacking Your Links!

There are many ways to get shortened URLs and Digg joined in this world a few months ago with the URL shortening service DiggBar.  They hit some initial controversy, but that ended today when a new change ignited major controversy as they are essentially stealing visitor traffic.

SMX raises $1.67 Million to fund further international growth

SMX raises $1.67 Million to fund further international growth

New Zealand anti-spam and anti-virus company SMX has completed a second fundraising round, raising $1.67 million from leading investors including Sam Morgan’s investment company Jasmine Investment Holdings, Stephen Tindall’s K1W1 investment vehicle and Endeavour Capital (a New Zealand

Apple Blocks Palm Pre from iTunes Sync

Apple Blocks Palm Pre from iTunes Sync

Apple said the day was coming and here it is: Apple has blocked the Palm Pre from syncing with iTunes with its latest iTunes 8.2.1 update. 

Telecom Hits 100,000 On XT & Invites iPhone Users To Join

Telecom Hits 100,000 On XT & Invites iPhone Users To Join

14 JULY 2009 - Telecom has passed the milestone of 100,000 customers on its new XT mobile network and today launched a special incentive for iPhone users to join the movement and bring their device to XT.

Video: Who Manages Our Domain Names?

Source: IN-Business.co.nz
Video: Who Manages Our Domain Names?

There are 360 000 domain names ending in .nz, one for every 11 New Zealanders.

Secure Your Social Media

Secure Your Social Media

With MySpace laying off hundreds of employees around the world - including two-thirds of its non-US workforce, you have to wonder what the future holds for social media sites.  More importantly if you "live" on MySpace or Facebook, what are you going to do if these sites go offline?