Tech

Alibaba fined billions by the Chinese Government

The penalty equates to roughly 4 per cent of Alibaba’s overall 2019 revenue...

The top 10 interactive art exhibitions to see in Australia in 2021

From Monet and Friends in Sydney, to the Field of Light installation in Central Australia – we look at 10 of the most engaging interactive art exhibitions (and events) you can see in Australia this year.

Sign of the times: What you need to know about using electronic signatures to transform your business

As the use of electronic signature systems grow, it’s important you understand the implications before integrating them into your business. Such as...

Steps to turbocharge your business growth via franchising

Understanding the legal aspects of franchising - documentation, business structures, IP, and compliance - is vital when creating a successful franchise.

Over 500 million Facebook users have had their data leaked online; here’s how to check if your number was compromised

Facebook experienced a large-scale online data breach in 2019. The data re-emerged online over the weekend...

How FinTech can help the rise & growth of SME lending

Together with regulation and market demand, technology has played a prominent part in the rise and growth of SME lending among such industry leaders as Prospa, Moula, Lumi, Capify and others...

Let’s Talk: Going viral – what social media tactics can bring your business attention?

Trying to pick what social media platform is right for your business is one thing, but once you're there, what kind of activity can get your business the attention it needs?

Instagram expanding IGTV Ads to Australia & the UK, opening new monetisation avenue for content creators

Select Instagram content creators in Australia and the UK will be able to monetise their work thanks to a new revenue model...

Automation: The business essential as Australia’s economy rebuilds

A year into the pandemic, we can clearly see how automation has allowed businesses to not only continue, but in many cases accelerate...

Australia’s Nine Network hit with major cyber attack; Federal Parliament experiences disruption

Australia’s Nine Network has been the target of what may be the largest-scale cyber attack thus far on an Australian media company...

Over $500 million scammed using “fleeceware apps” in App Store & Google Play

Cyber thieves have an increasingly popular avenue to take recurring payments from often unsuspecting users...

Australia Post and DocuSign provide one-step digital solution to ‘100 point’ ID verification

Australia Post and DocuSign's Digital iD solution will allow customers to prove their identity using a one-step online ID verification system.

Maintaining business continuity during payment outages

With many now preferring to pay using digital means, the need for businesses to maintain resilient and reliable payment systems is essential.

Twitter could include an ‘Undo Tweet’ feature for paying users

This would offer up a key point of difference from the current 'Delete Tweet' function...

The future of work is not just digital, it’s distributed

While this period can be challenging, it's also allowed for new technologies, working styles and digital operations being tried out en masse.

Facebook makes multi-year deal with News Corp

Facebook has made what may be its biggest news media deal yet in Australia, a big move forward with the Government's media bargaining code...

PayPal announces new buy now, pay later solution to launch in Australia

Customers will be able to split eligible purchases from $50 to $1,500 over four equal, interest-free instalments.

Australia probing default search engines & browsers on devices; Google & Apple in the spotlight

The US Department of Justice filed a complaint against Google in 2020, claiming Google pays Apple an estimated $US8 to12 billion per year to have its search engine be the default...

The pandemic has given businesses a new standard for customer engagement

As a direct result of these shifts, businesses need to find alternative, yet meaningful and effective ways to connect with customers, who at the same time are shifting their expectations...

Global Microsoft cyber attack leaves Australian businesses vulnerable

The global cyber attack Microsoft shed light on last week has hit tens of thousands of businesses – and Australia’s feeling the brunt of it as well.