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New Expedia app changes travel game...
Expedia.com, one of the world's largest full service online travel sites, has released the all-new Expedia app for tablets, available for free download from the App Store and Google Play.
Android App Review: New Zealand Topo Maps
The beauty of the digital age is the huge amounts of information that can be stored in tiny devices.
Android App Review: St John NZ
Apparently more than nine people go into cardiac arrest every day in New Zealand, and their chances of survival are not high.
Mobile privacy and the cross-device conundrum...
Most mobile apps ask us kindly to agree to all kinds of data sharing up front. We do, assuming the app won’t work if we don’t (it will).
The apps I can't live without...
I don’t like clutter and I’m constantly deleting things off my iPhone that I don’t need...
Android App Review: AT Public Transport
Auckland’s public transport has gone through a few changes over the last few years, at least some of them for the better.
Android App Review: Dead Ninja Mortal Shadow
What’s spookier than a ninja? A dead ninja, obviously, and although adding the words ‘Mortal Shadow’ is basically meaningless it all adds to that air of Serious Ninja Drama in this side-scrolling platform game.
Android App Review: Street Fight Hero 2014
Street Fight Hero 2014 ticks all the boxes for an old-school fighting game – it’s fun, colourful, over the top, and has its year of release in its title.
Ingram Micro Showcase 2014: iOS in Business…
Long gone are the days when a CEO enters the boardroom, with an iPad in hand and the IT department subsequently has to make the device ‘work’.
Shazam joins exclusive 100 million club...
"Shazam is evolving from being a way to identify a song to a way for people to explore and connect with the world around them."
Kiwi success prompts Oz app office opening…
"We’ve already worked on a number of projects for Australian companies from our New Zealand office and look forward to expanding our brand presence in this market."
App leads researchers to publishing opportunities
"HelpMePublish is like a marketplace for information between journals and researchers with research showing that 80 per cent of the information that journals give us is information they don't put on their websites."
Why are enterprise mobile app development teams failing?
"The traditional methods used to define and develop desktop applications will not work with mobile application development (AD)."
Finzsoft acquires Sush Mobile to strengthen next generation solutions
Auckland-based financial technology company Finzsoft Solutions Limited have reached an agreement for Sush Global Solutions Limited to become a wholly-owned subsidiary of Finzsoft.
Top 5 trends that will shape the future of ERP...
Businesses today are required to deal with technological advancements occurring at a pace never experienced before...
VMob: Thinking outside of the Microsoft Azure box...
Effectively throwing the book of annoying business jargon out of his Wynyard Quarter window, Scott Bradley doesn’t drink the Kool-Aid, doesn’t make hay and doesn’t sit at the cutting edge of anything.
Retailers rejoice as VMob launches bricks and mortar transporter...
"Retailers are using apps powered by VMob to increase foot traffic with targeted mobile vouchers."
Centre steps up communication with Educa app in Te Reo Māori
The Educa app that enables communication of learning stories and updates between education centres and parents is now available in Te Reo Māori.
New Apple acquisition… All’s Swell that ends Swell?
Apple is on the verge of acquiring talk radio curation Swell, for a rumoured US$30 million.
Chasing success?… Evolve with a dynamic marketplace
"The increasing number of devices and associated apps encourage collaboration, particularly in the area of Unified Communications and Collaboration."
Nadella unifies Windows as Microsoft becomes One…
Satya Nadella’s plans to unite Microsoft edged a step closer this week, with the new CEO sanctioning the amalgamation of all major versions of Windows.
For their eyes only... Facebook Mentions
Facebook has released a new iOS app for celebrities and public figures, namely actors, athletes, musicians and other "influencers", making it easier for them to interact with their fan base.
Interactive app tells Māui’s story
A new bilingual app ‘Māui and His First Journey’ has just been launched that reinforces positive parenting, child development and brain development through interactive story telling.
Unitec competition challenges girls to create apps
The Unitec Institute of Technology is holding a competition 'Mobile App Competition for Girls' to introduce high school students to the world of computer science.