"Selling followers is a multi-million dollars business. And a bot is worth gold."
Fans set to share videos, photos and commentary in unprecedented numbers.
A Wellington-based education provider has developed an IT platform it hopes to sell overseas.
The phrase "go kill yourself" is a common comment on South Canterbury teens' social media sites.
OPINION: Just comparing New Zealand's broadband prices with those overseas is simplistic because costs are higher here.
OPINION: Aussie fans of Douchebag Beach Club may be out of luck, but this is good news.
Mark Zuckerberg may have been tipping his hand about the future Facebook technology: telepathy.
Deciding what new phone to buy can often be driven by brands and trends rather than what you need, or can afford.
Now that Apple Music is available, you would expect things to have cleared up a little. They haven't.
The Commerce Commission has reaffirmed its draft pricing decision, despite telco lobbying.
It reads like the beginning of a robo-acocalypse sci-fi movie, but in this case the damage and the tragedy is all too real.
Report claims Warner Bros knew Batman Arkham Knight's PC port had problems before launch.
Alicia Craig is on a mission to get more girls into the male-dominated industry of computer science.
New photo app added photos of man's dark-skinned friend to an album tagged "gorillas".
Considering the state of the earth's oceans, is it any wonder this superhero is the world's most toxic?
The "man with a light" outside a three-year-old's window wasn't just a dream.
New Zealanders are okay with their Facebook being monitored if it catches terrorists - but hate targeted ads.
Apple Music's Beats 1 radio station is 'cleaning up' songs and title.
Apple's radio station crashes after Jaden Smith requests Buffy the Vampire Slayer theme tune.
World's first office building made using a 20-foot tall 3D printer to be added to eye-catching skyline.
There's no need to send Bruce Willis; any asteroids big enough to cause Armageddon have already been found.
Classification Board normally rates about 400 games a year, but new automatic age-rating tool clears back-catalogue of 150,000 before pilot.
Kiwis woke up this morning to the launch of another streaming music service, this time from Apple. Here's what you need to know.
Users will need a new set top-box or smart TV, but the service will remain free.
Siri appeared to take umbrage when Breaking Bad's Aaron Paul asked it the internet's favourite paradox.
Cyber-bullying law makes sending harmful messages or put damaging images online an offence.
Computer "bots" have emerged as a suspect in the great Super Rugby final scandal.
Five West Auckland gamers given police bravery awards for their role in halting an attempted carjacking.
Employee union says negligence contributed to one of the most damaging cyberthefts in US history.
One of Google's self-driving cars cuts off competitor's prototype about to change lanes.
Stuck on Wellington holiday ideas? This online tool makes it easy.
New statute designed to curb offensive behaviour online is cumbersome, unnecessary and a potential threat to free speech.
Ride-sharing service acquires a portion of Microsoft's Bing mapping unit.
Visceral Studios' new project is not the cancelled Star Wars 1313, but is "along the same lines".
See what Communications Minister Amy Adams had to say when she came in for a live chat.
For less than $1000 you can be printing a range of items in your home.
Millions of rainbow profile pictures are not what persuaded the Supreme Court to legalise gay marriage, but it's not a useless exercise.
Leap years come round like clockwork, but leap seconds are a bit unpredictable, and can cause trouble online.
OPINION: Australia has taken a dark turn toward trying to control the internet access of its residents.
You've probably heard of this new music subscription service launching from Apple, but here's everything you need to know.
How about a robot Tyrannosaurus Rex as a pet? Or using the charge in your fingers to clean your teeth?
Not every Chinese hacker is out to pilfer and destroy.
A solar-powered plane attempting to circumnavigate the globe without fuel took off from Japan early Monday after an unscheduled, month-long stop.
A grandmother reveals the humiliation she felt when her Facebook account inexplicably started posting porn images.
REVIEW: Rocksteady's final Batman: Arkham game Dark Knight Rises to the occasion, at least for console players.
Flossie Concierge allows you to request, book and pay for beauty appointments with their smartphone.
Sixteen teams from 13 countries have 6 months to secure a ride to the moon and Google's $44m prize.
Do you trust a robot with your baby? The quest to invent a safer car seat poses the question.
First patch due this weekend as Rocksteady take charge of fixing plagued PC version of Batman: Arkham Knight.
"They keep telling me it will not replace me," one oncologist says. "But I am pretty sure it will replace me."
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