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Facebook joins the trend, adds trending
Introducing Trending, a new Facebook product designed to surface interesting and relevant conversations in order to help you discover the best content from all across the social networking site.
How much would you pay for privacy?
Companies and financial institutions face the threat of security breaches, erosion of consumer confidence and millions of dollars in financial losses. It’s time to share the control and responsibility with consumers.
Social media scammers to double holiday profit
A scan of timelines worldwide shows that social media scammers are likely to double their profits during the holiday period this year with the number of Christmas scams flooding Facebook almost double the number from 2012.
Scammers exploit Paul Walker death to target Facebook users
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.
Kiwi student mixing it with IT giants
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.
Kiwis lead Oz in Social Media employment drive
New Zealand employees are ahead of Australia in joining the global shift to use social media to find and engage in work.
Facebook sends $3 billion offer, but Snapchat rejects
"We're enjoying being an independent company... we certainly don't think monetization is terrible."
Is the end nigh for cyberbullies?
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.
Zuckerberg approves new Facebook Like button
CEO Mark Zuckerberg gives the nod as the social media giant's six month development process finally comes to an end...
Facebook went down… did you notice?
A number of users took to internet forums this morning, enquiring as to why Facebook was down.
Job Market Newbies: Lock down your social media profile
Just entering the job market after years of schooling, other employment or parenthood?
Govt bottles spy bill clause amid tech giant pressure
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.
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Is New Zealand social media momentum driven by images?
Is it true that the lure of engaging images is having a growing impact on Kiwis’ social media channels of choice…
Ever wondered what 1.2 billion Facebook users look like?
Providing a glimpse of every single member, The Faces of Facebook website has encapsulated all 1.2 billion profile pictures on one web page.
How to keep your kids safe online
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.
Social media talkers = victims of cyber stalkers
"Hey, how's it going? My cousin went to Epsom Girls' Grammar School also, she knows your sister Jayne."
Are young Kiwis prone to Facebook security breaches?
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.
#Socialmediaruinedmylife – How not to regret using social media
Many have ruined their reputations and damaged their careers after posting inappropriate material on social networks.
Facebook, Google & Microsoft launch govt privacy petitions
Tech giants Facebook, Google and Microsoft have released statements requesting greater transparency when it comes to gathering public data.
Kiwis float like a butterfly but get stung on social media
New Zealand is an outgoing nation of social butterflies but gets itself into a flap with online security…
Has social media #ruinedyourlife...?
There are many among us who have ruined their reputations and damaged their careers after posting inappropriate material on social networks...
It pays to know who your Facebook Friends are...
It doesn’t matter that I don’t have a friend called Ana Scott, she tagged me and so I am curious...
Facebook discloses NZ govt data requests…
Social networking giant reveals official government requests for Kiwi data during the first six months of the year...