MYOB and PayPal launch eCommerce “starter package”

11:46PM | Friday, 4 November 2011 |  MYOB and PayPal have launched a new initiative enabling small businesses to set up a website and begin accepting payments within an hour, in a bid to cash in on the growth of eCommerce.

The benefits of failing fast

11:48PM | Thursday, 3 November 2011 |  Failing fast in a web start-up is fine but what you do after determines if you're a true entrepreneur or not. BY NIKI SCEVAK.

iPhone App of the Week: Facebook Messenger

11:40PM | Thursday, 3 November 2011 |  Facebook has recently upgraded its iPhone App to make things a little more streamlined and easy to use, but it’s also introduced an entirely new app altogether – Messenger.

DJs’ price promise sidesteps online-only retailers

11:53PM | Wednesday, 2 November 2011 |  Department store David Jones has vowed to match the prices of online competitors in a bid to curb the growth of internet shopping, but the price promise won’t apply to online-only retailers.

Google’s GoMo aims to make sites mobile-friendly

11:44PM | Wednesday, 2 November 2011 |  Google has launched a new initiative aimed at helping businesses create mobile-friendly sites, as the uptake of mobile devices among consumers continues to increase.

Clear your desktop by shaking in Windows

11:33PM | Tuesday, 1 November 2011 |  After working for a number of hours during the day, you may find that you have too many windows open and it’s just too hard to get through to the program you’re working on.

Google Maps to charge for heavy usage

11:50PM | Tuesday, 1 November 2011 |  Developers that use Google Map links for their websites will be charged for heavy usage of the service as of next year, although the search giant claims the new fees are designed to protect small developers.

Micro firms failing to adopt eCommerce: Report

11:18PM | Tuesday, 1 November 2011 |  Only 29% of micro businesses had a website presence in 2009-10, new data has revealed, yet 31% had a website presence in 2008-09, suggesting start-ups are increasingly shying away from eCommerce.

Toll Holdings move into online delivery highlights opportunity in shipping market

10:56PM | Monday, 31 October 2011 |  More businesses are starting to identify a gap in the market for quick delivery of parcels purchased online, with the number of Australians buying digitally continuing to grow and Australia Post suffering under hundreds of parcels it can’t keep up with.

A few more iOS 5 tips and tricks

10:08PM | Monday, 31 October 2011 |  Over the past few weeks the daily Tech Trick has been giving you a number of tips for using iOS 5 to its full advantage. Here are just a few more tips to get you on your way.