Consumer technology news from the future
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Trust in mobile apps and services at an all time low
“People should not have to trade privacy and security to benefit from the wealth of data-enabled services that are available now and on the horizon."
App Store rakes in more than a billion over holiday season
Gaming, Social Networking and Entertainment were among the year's most popular App Store categories.
Social learning app takes the world by storm
Declara has been recognised at the 2015 World Technology Summit with the prestigious Education Category Award.
New travel app to enable direct marketing to tourists
Businesses will now be able to market directly to tourists in real time, thanks to a new app launching in New Zealand this week.
Social media app for gamers, Leaping Tiger, launches on Android
If you are wanting to find new gamers to play with, Leaping Tiger is the app you should use. It connects you to other gamers.
New security app from ESET to protect children online
“The problem is [kids are] unaware of the possible risks online and may put themselves in danger of lurking predators and inappropriate web content."
Check your speed: new speed camera app released
TomTom has released a free a speed camera app for Android smartphone users.
Photo printing app teams up with Warehouse Stationery
Printicular, which claims to be the world’s fastest-growing photo printing app has teamed up with Warehouse Stationery to launch a Kiwi print service.
Custom apps 'transform' Harcourts Real Estate business
Custom apps have transformed business for Harcourts Real Estate, with the apps now winning recognition from Apple.
Skyscanner releases improved version of Flights app
Online travel booking company Skyscanner has released a refreshed version of its app, which the company says will overhaul the user experience.
IBM: Securing third party apps in the enterprise
IBM has upped its cloud security game with a new solution that helps make ‘bring your own’ cloud apps safe for work.
Maori Television embraces mobile world with app launch
Maori Television has launched an app to provide Kiwis with access to a range of content, in both Te Reo Maori and English.
Finnish company builds app for your sales guys
Liid, a Nordic company based in Finland, has created a mobile application that functions as an activity tracker for sales professionals.
Cereal virtual reality?
Kellogg's is bringing back a cool cereal box prize that gives smartphone owners their very own taste of virtual reality.
Council develops new animal control app
Wairoa District Council has launched a new smartphone app aimed to help people report animal control issues directly to the council.
NZ Post launches courier app aimed at SMBs
At Pace is specifically targeted at tradespeople who often need supplies delivered at short notice, NZ Post says.
Microsoft Office 365 surges past Salesforce, named top enterprise app
When it comes to popular apps, the Okta report shows Microsoft Office 365 has rapidly become the most deployed application worldwide.
iOS vulnerability targets corporate data
Appthority has identified a critical iOS ‘Quicksand’ vulnerability that enables malicious apps to harvest enterprise credentials.
Yahoo debuts Livetext app in New Zealand
Yahoo has entered the communication app space with Yahoo Livetext, a free one-to-one live video texting app for iPhone and Android.
Paper by FiftyThree gets a makeover, adding useful new tools
The creative app Paper by FiftyThree has recently undergone a makeover, with new tools which have the potential to make it more useful.
Organisations choose iOS over Android for secure mobile apps
Organisations are adopting an increasing variety of apps to secure corporate information, and choosing iOS over every other operating system.
Kiwi student investigates: Can an app help you quit smoking?
University of Waikato student Satvir Singh wants to find out how effective smartphone apps are when it comes to giving up smoking.
Mobile threat landscape a minefield
"Mobile technology is changing at lightning speed and enterprises need help navigating the rapidly evolving mobile threat landscape."
CIOs: How to make apps work for you
"Mobile applications offer CIOs unique opportunities for streamlining business processes and empowering the organisation's workforce."