How to make $21m from YouTube

PewDiePie is the highest paid You Tube star of 2016, pocketing a whopping US$15 million this year alone.

Sweden's PewDiePie is the world's highest paid YouTube star and he does it by making videos of himself playing games.

Airport security an Insta star

Bob Burns, TSA's social media specialist, at Reagan National Airport, was tapped to lead the agency's social media ...

US airport security beats Beyonce on Rolling Stone's list of 100 best Instagram accounts.

Tinder is dead to travellers

There's not need to be alone when travelling alone. There are several apps specifically for travellers, to help them ...

There has never been a better time to be a solo traveller, especially a solo traveller looking for romance.

A game a decade in the making

The puzzle-centric game was first announced nearly a decade ago, in 2007 with an expected 2011 release date.

The Last Guardian often feels like what it is: a game with foundations set a decade ago.

Beacons making a comeback

Companies like Google are making it possible for people to use the feature without downloading any apps, which had been ...

After failing to take off in shops, beacons are starting to be used more with banks and airports.

The game as big as Pokemon

Fate/Grand Order has been at or near the top of Japan's app revenue rankings all year.

Sony's popular mobile game allows players to travel back in time and team up with historical figures.

How to get rid of Apple spam

Apple users have been hitting the forums discussing ways around the issue.

Apple users who've been receiving a bunch of unwanted Calendar invites lately now have a workaround.

Robot can do your laundry

Shin Sakane demonstrates the Laundroid which can do your washing.

The refrigerator-size device can not only wash and dry garments, but also sort and fold.

Dead Rising resurrected video

Dead Rising 4: Executive Producer Bryce Cochran

We catch up with Bryce Cochrane, Dead Rising 4 executive producer for the inside track on the gleefully gory game's return.

Old scam back in spotlight

Scammers are always looking for new ways to steal people’s money.

A fresh wave of fake virus scams is a 'timely reminder' to be vigilant.

1.8m teens read books by text

There are about 200 writers who create stories specifically for the app, and includes a range of genres.

There are about 200 writers who create stories specifically for the app, and includes a range of genres.

UberEATS coming to NZ

UberEATS

UberEATS will arrive in Auckland in early 2017.

Nokia phones poised for comeback

The Nokia consumer brand lives on as the badge on cheaper, entry-level "feature phones" sold mainly in Asia, India and ...

Success will require stealing business from Apple, Samsung and other players in a cut-throat industry.

Review: Apple Watch Nike+

Apple Watch Nike+ costs the same as the Apple Watch Series 2: 38 mm at NZ$599 and 42mm at NZ$649.

The new Apple Watch Nike+ is trying to do something other fitness trackers aren't: be your buddy.

Apple still keen on car race

Apple is urging regulators not to impose too many restrictions on testing of self-driving cars.

Apple wades into self-driving car debate as it declares it is excited about the potential for automated transportation.

Apple using drones to improve maps

Apple Maps is now used more widely than Google Maps on iPhones.

Switching from cars to drones to record data means faster update and improvements.

How to dig up dead websites

A screenshot of the front page of Yahoo.com from September, 2001.

The Wayback Machine's new search makes it easier for us to see how the web used to look.

Top 10 Insta posts of the year

Coco-Cola will be glad they teamed up with Selena Gomez, whose shot is the most liked this year on Instagram.

Two international stars have dominated the list with no other celebrities getting a look-in.

WhatsApp cutting off older phones

WhatsApp has more than a billion users.

Windows Phone 7 devices and the iPhone 3GS will soon lose support - but Blackberry gets another six months.

LinkedIn: Worth the hassle?

Your level of activity on LinkedIn makes no difference to whether you're successful at cultivating career-enhancing benefits.

"I'd like to add you to my professional network on LinkedIn." But why?

Take gaming to the next level

Tracy Kirkley has established a Pro GC a showroom at her Henderson Valley property.

Nighthawk, Falcon, Phoenix and Banshee are just some of the chairs Tracy Kirkley is now selling to gamers.

World's most photographed places gallery

How many of the top 9 places have you been to?

You haven't actually arrived somewhere until you've geotagged yourself there.

Documentaries on demand

Nick Cave's 20,000 Days on Earth is one of more than 130 documentary titles available on DocPlay.

DocPlay is like Netflix for documentaries, and it's now available in New Zealand.

Farewell, 13-year-old Nokia

Oly Gordon's thirteen year-old Nokia.

Despite countless drops and knocks, an Australian man was granted the chance to switch off Telstra's 2G mobile network.

Nearly gigabit isn't enough

You can drive to Gigatown, but technically speaking, you will never quite get there.

Warning for internet providers using the label for plans that fall short of a gigabit. But "Gigatown" can stay.

Review: Huawei Mate 9

The Huawei Mate 9 comes in six colours.

They say size matters. It definitely does when it comes to Huawei's latest XXL-sized phablet, the Mate 9. 

Timelapse shows our cities changing gallery

Wellington, 1984.

Google has updated its interactive Earth Timelapse website with improved images.

Top 5 plays of the week video

plays of the week

The JAM Top 5 highlights some of the best stream moments from gamers within the region.

'Rifle' can take down drones

The DroneGun isn't meant for drone hobbyists or their vengeful neighbours.

The DroneGun isn't meant for drone hobbyists or their vengeful neighbours.

Reddit to crack down on abuse

Reddit will monitor user reports, add filtering capacity, and take a more proactive role in policing its platform.

Reddit will monitor user reports, add filtering capacity, and take a more proactive role in policing its platform.

Ad Feedback
special offers
Ad Feedback