The financial industry - indeed, most of the business world - works within a state of almost perpetual cybersiege at a level few consumers grasp.
Sitting at your desk and dreaming of the weekend? Here's 10 weird and addictive picks to keep you going.
A surprising study finds that people who use social media are less likely to share their views on controversial issues.
If you like quality television, then it might be time to cut the cable and get onboard the internet TV train.
An eBay listing for a taxidermy dog was initially banned for breaching the online auction site's animal and wildlife guidelines - because it had fur.
Spark hopes pirates will boost the popularity of its Lightbox internet television service, which was launched at midnight.
CallPlus' decision to help another 60,000 customers access overseas internet TV services such as Netflix gets prickly reaction.
Rural communities not able to use $150 million top-up of RBI to upgrade to ultrafast broadband.
Using your phone overseas can be expensive. Here are some tips to bring those costs down.
Instagram has launched a new app that mimics the complex technique of timelapse photography to create smooth-looking videos.
Tangled websites have left dozens of businesses fuming that they can't catch customers online.
Facebook has identitifed click-baiting as a problem, and you'll never guess what happened next.
Some teenagers dream of being All Blacks, others of recording a hit album. Benjamin McIntyre wants to run Apple.
To fight rising medical costs, oil company BP last year offered Cory Slagle - a 118-kilogram former football lineman - an unusual way to trim NZ$1400 from his annual insurance bill.
China could have a new homegrown operating system soon to take on imported rivals such as Microsoft, Google and Apple.
Distracted by the internet on a Friday afternoon? Here are 10 top ways to round off the week.
Young train enthusiasts are reinventing the hobby of rail watching - and making some decent pocket money - online.
A new version of Parallels is almost here, too, and this time there's a big emphasis on speed.
Beer and computer programming are often seen as male-dominated industries, but two young women are breaking the stereotype by creating the official app for this week's Beervana.
How a quirky little app that lets users share six-second videos found fans, fame and (possibly) a fortune.
Crown succeeds in keeping Megaupload founder Kim Dotcom from his millions of dollars, cars, artwork and property.
OPINION: If you want to keep up with the news on social media, every platform offers something different.
Twitter has altered its 'timeline' to allow 'interesting' tweets from accounts users don't follow.
Wellington is the latest city to be added to Apple's three-dimensional flyover maps.
Internet entrepreneur appeals a judgment ordering him to reveal his wealth to a group of Hollywood music and movie studios.
From this week, every photo of you posted online could be scanned for commercially useful clues about the stuff you like.
Behold the cascade of baby photos on Facebook. It's making more than a few parents uncomfortable.
Google is reportedly making some of its services child-friendly, giving kids access to their own accounts for the first time.
Big US hospital firm says information belonging to 4.5 million patients was taken by hacking group.
Would you do a full-body scan if it was the key to confident online clothes shopping?