Who Facebook thinks you are video

You told it your name and school. But what more has Facebook worked out about you?

Creepiest Facebook experiences

How teens feel about Facebook

Snapchat's popularity has clearly got some at Facebook worried.

Facebook or Snapchat? Turns out teenagers can do more than one social media thing at a time.

Samsung reveals rival to Siri video

Bixby will debut on the Samsung Galaxy S8, revealed later this month.

9:45 AM  Samsung's new voice assistant promises to be smarter than any other assistant out there - including Siri.

Google unveils location sharing video

Google will be releasing location-sharing functionality that allows users to share their locations with friends.

Google will be releasing location-sharing functionality that allows users to share their locations with friends.

No Facebook, no problem video

Doreen Milo, 32, said Facebook only shows want people want you to see.

Meet the people who have done away with the social-media monster.

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The problem with the name 'Bixby' video

Bixby will debut on the Samsung Galaxy S8, revealed later this month.

Samsung named its assistant “Bixby,” which is very difficult to say in some languages - including Korean.

New Samsung phone will convert to a desktop

The new docking station which will allow Samsung's newest phone to double as your desktop.

With leaks heating up ahead of the new phone's launch, Samsung is seeking to reinforce the Galaxy as the only device you need.

No Facebook, no problem video

Doreen Milo, 32, said Facebook only shows want people want you to see.

Meet the people who have done away with the social-media monster.

The night that was: Fans blown away by Adele

AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND - MARCH 23:  Adele performs at Mt Smart Stadium on March 23, 2017 in Auckland, New Zealand.  ...

Delighted concert-goers hoping transport hiccups don't overshadow stunning gig.

Scattergun online ads killing brands video

Google has been criticised for publishing ads in the wrong places.

Companies spend millions crafting their brands, then undo it all for a few cheap clicks from the wrong audience.

Adele: What you need to know

All you need to know about seeing Adele live in Auckland.

From the snacks you can take to the weather forecast - we've got you covered.

Everyone is a little bit of a bully online

very human being has the potential to ruin somebody's day to make themselves feel better.

OPINION: Every human being has the potential to ruin somebody's day to make themselves feel better.

Our new national obsession

Facebook is New Zealand's second-favourite "leisure" activity.

How to beat Facebook's bubble

Do you live in a social media bubble?

Facebook works flat out to give you what it thinks you want - but it's not always right. Here's how to take back control of your feed.

Facebook is taking over

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OPINION: Why should we accept Facebook's ever-growing influence over us as inevitable?

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No Facebook, no problem video

Doreen Milo, 32, said Facebook only shows want people want you to see.

Meet the people who have done away with the social-media monster.

Everyone is a little bit of a bully online

OPINION: Every human being has the potential to ruin somebody's day to make themselves feel better.

Our new national obsession

How to boost Facebook privacy

gadgets

Considering buying new Apple devices? video

Considering the new red iPhone? The only new thing is the colour.

If you've been thinking about treating yourself and are intrigued by Apple's announcements, here's what to consider.

Bathing man killed by iPhone

Richard Bull was electrocuted after his charging phone came into contact with his bath water.

Richard Bull went to great lengths to charge his phone so he could use it in the bath, but it cost his life.

Phone explodes on girl's lap

Brooklyn McDonald was in the front seat of her aunt's car.

An Australian schoolgirl suffered burns to her thigh after her phone exploded and caught fire.

Review: Huawei Mate 9 Pro

The Mate 9 Pro uses a dual camera co-designed by Huawei and Leica.

Huawei latest premium phone is now available in New Zealand, but is it worth $1399?

games

Roblox wants to topple Minecraft

Roblox is often compared with Minecraft and appeals to a similar demographic, mostly - between the ages of 6 and 16.

As investors search for the next Minecraft, their latest bet is on a company called Roblox.

Trial for playing Pokemon in church

Ruslan Sokolovsky has been in pre-trial detention since October.

A blogger is accused of inciting religious hatred for playing Pokemon Go in a church in Russia.

Is Pokemon Go still a thing?

The hard-to-replicate game still has an enviable following in Japan, China, Korea as well as North America.

​Few games have enjoyed both the meteoric rise - and subsequent fall - in popularity.

Study debunks gaming, crime link

Grand Theft Auto 5, where players commit ever more audacious and violent crimes, currently tops a list of bestselling games.

Playing violent computer games such as Call of Duty does not make people more prone to violence.

social networking

Ultimatum to thief leads to apology

Mark Arnott's flagpole was knocked over by a thief, but he caught the perpetrator on camera. He offered the thief a ...

A broken flagpole, a security camera, a Facebook ultimatum and an apology.

Fines loom for social media sites

A survey found that YouTube was able to remove around 90 per cent of illegal postings within a week, while Facebook ...

Germany plans a law calling for social networks to remove slanderous or threatening postings or face fines.

Facebook stop police using data

Social networks have come under fire for working with third parties who market the data to law enforcement.

The social media company says police can't use its data for 'surveillance'.

'N-word' file name blunder

Gmail app on the iPhone display in man hands and Gmail desktop version on the Macbook screen. Gmail is a free email ...

Tech company unwittingly sends out online mailer with "n-word" clear for all the world to see.

apps

Girl, 8, targeted by Bieber poser

A message sent by the Musical.ly account user.

Justin Bieber had just finished touring, Charlie had just gone online. The professional predator struck.

Bots swiping info from lonely hearts

Mobile dating app Tinder allows people to swipe through profiles of other registered users nearby to find a "match".

Kiwis looking for love on Tinder increasingly find themselves fooled by sophisticated scam robots.

Staying sane in traffic jams

Research out this week shows we're spending much longer in traffic.

OPINION: Damien Grant lets us in on his secret for escaping Dom Harvey and other mind-numbing radio jocks in the morning gridlock.

App an anti-racism tool

Molly Reynolds, 22, left, and Brogan Maoate, 21, test out the Aki Hauora Te Reo app for medical students at Christchurch ...

Medical students using specially-developed app to broaden use of Te Reo in an effort to reduce racial bias.

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Who Facebook thinks you are

You told it your name and school. But what more has Facebook worked out about you?

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