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Clever Kiwis most savvy social networkers
New Zealanders least likely to express work frustrations online according to latest findings.
Internet security: You’re still the weakest link
Bad news for careless internet users: all the software in the world probably can’t protect you if you don’t use your head.
AVG reveals internet security scams
Online security company reveals annual reports, showing a need for consumer awareness when using the internet.
Simple tips for SMB security
It doesn't take long to update your software, but it could be the layer of security that saves you a lot of money.
AVG distie parent on the hunt for new tech
Avalanche Technology Group appoints CTO in bid to dig out new technology opportunities.
New year new security
Kids have just headed back to school after the summer break, and AVG (AU/NZ) reminds us that ‘back to school’ lists have expanded beyond new shoes and exercise books.
Fake antivirus, mobile malware and QR codes
Fake antivirus products are potentially robbing New Zealand resellers of income, according to AVG.
Channel Surfing: fake products robbing resellers
Report highlights need for partners to get to know their customers.
AVG looks to raise US$125m in IPO
Dutch security software company applies to list on New York Stock Exchange.
Microsoft issues a temporary solution to the Duqu virus
Microsoft has issued a temporary fix to the destructive Duqu virus — also known as "Son of Stuxnet" — which could affect users of Windows XP, Vista, Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008.
Toy tablets coming to New Zealand
Owners of iPads or other tablets will no doubt have learned (possibly the hard way) that the devices act as magnets for curious children. This can be a serious problem – particularly if the tablet belongs to your work.
A fourth mobile network?
Early last month we got wind that UK telco Clear Mobitel is hatching plans for a fourth New Zealand mobile network, but these plans have been met with understandable scepticism.
Should tweens be on Facebook?
Study shows over half of 10 to 13 year olds have access to mainstream social networks.
Steve Jobs 1955-2011
On October 6th, Apple announced that its founder and former CEO, Steve Jobs, had passed away, aged 56. Reports of his death first came from the Associated Press, citing confirmation from Apple.
The ultimate procrastination sites
It might be an exam looming in the not-so-distant future, it might be cleaning the house or it might be completing that painfully boring spreadsheet your boss left on your desk last week
City Bars New Zealand website is worth a visit
If you love to party or just love to kick back with a cool beer at an even cooler bar, the City Bars New Zealand website is worth a visit
They say one man’s trash is another man’s treasure – Clocked is a website that gives you the opportunity to swap your old video games and DVDs with other New Zealanders for free!
Pet lovers rejoice
If you love your furry four-legged friends but hate leaving them behind when you go away on holiday, this is definitely the site for you.
Draw me like one of your french girls
This catchphrase, originating from the 1997 movie ‘Titanic’
Patrice’s Pick – From the Country Music Junkie
Everyone knows that kids can be cruel. This is particularly true when you’re a girl with a boy’s name, and you listen to country music
This month it was not a celebrity who had the epic fail but rather the airline she was flying.
Christmas is on its way and this site is one the whole family can enjoy
If you’ve been thinking it’s time you spiced up your emails or website with a funky new signature, look no further. ‘Need a Sig’ gives you the ability to create your own custom signature for your email or blog.
Pretty fly for a wi-fi
February 8th is annual ‘Wi-Fi’ day so back at the start of this year, Mashable asked their community to tell them about the best Wi-Fi network names they’ve seen