Prime time: Amazon shows off upgraded delivery drone

11:38PM | Monday, 30 November 2015 | Mark Kearney

And it’s a markedly different creation to the prototype it debuted two years ago.


New computer makes coding as easy (and cheap) as Pi

11:48AM | Monday, 30 November 2015 | Denham Sadler

“It costs less than a cup of coffee and banana bread.

 | IT

Leaving Charlie was more than a pet peeve, it was a trust issue this founder needed to resolve

11:27PM | Friday, 27 November 2015 | Denham Sadler

Unable to find an online platform where she trusted enough to use for Charlie, Deb Morrison decided to create her own.

 | Technology

Machine learning and big data know it wasn't you who just swiped your credit card

11:03AM | Friday, 27 November 2015 | Jungwoo Ryoo, Pennsylvania State University

Credit card companies have a vested interest in identifying financial transactions that are illegitimate and criminal in nature.

 | Technology

Five things you need to know about the new Google Android Studio

11:10PM | Wednesday, 25 November 2015 | Denham Sadler

Number one: It’s all about speed.

 | Websites

Appster expands in Melbourne, creates 100 jobs

11:37AM | Wednesday, 25 November 2015 | Denham Sadler

Appster joins GoPro, Zendesk, Venture and Slack in announcing they will expand to Melbourne this month.

 | Technology

Are we ready for a world even more connected in the Internet of Things?

11:44AM | Monday, 23 November 2015 | Philip Branch

This week, the Australian Communications and Media Authority released a paper on the Internet of Things...

 | Technology

Google+ gathers together interested parties but is less social overall

11:41PM | Wednesday, 18 November 2015 | Mark Kearney

A new look Google+ launched today, placing its popular Communities and Collections features front and centre.

 | Websites

Social media can assure in times of disaster – much like radio in the 1920s

11:03AM | Wednesday, 18 November 2015 | Alexander von Lunen

Social media is not so different to old-fashioned media: a lot of superficial fluff, but with moments when it really shines.

 | Social media

Streams converge: Pandora snaps up Rdio

11:30AM | Wednesday, 18 November 2015 | Denham Sadler

The online radio service will be able to take on Apple Music and Spotify with the acquisition.

 | Technology

Facebook Messenger also gets into disappearing act

11:51PM | Monday, 16 November 2015 | Mark Kearney

Social media giant issues latest challenge to Snapchat with disappearing photos.

 | Social media

Camera ready: Victorian government brings another big tech player to Melbourne

11:39AM | Monday, 16 November 2015 | Denham Sadler

It is hoped this latest move will create 50 new tech jobs over five years.

 | Technology

Streaming ahead: Netflix now in 1 million Aussie homes

11:33AM | Monday, 16 November 2015 | Mark Kearney

New research shows movie and television downloading have declined since streaming services' introduction.

 | Technology

“Massive missed opportunity”: Atlassian loses in bid to take over Australian Technology Park

11:01PM | Friday, 13 November 2015 | Denham Sadler

An Atlassian-backed group has lost its bid to turn the Australian Technology Park into a startup hub.

 | Technology

YouTube’s new app to be music to your ears and eyes

11:29AM | Friday, 13 November 2015 | Denham Sadler

Despite being primarily a video platform, YouTube is still technically the world’s biggest music streaming service.

 | Social media

Looks won’t be everything on Tinder anymore

11:14PM | Thursday, 12 November 2015 | Mark Kearney

The latest version of the app lets prospective matches see each other’s current job and level of education.

 | Social media

Facebook also wants to be news to you

11:26PM | Thursday, 12 November 2015 | Mark Kearney

It seems everyone wants a piece of the smartphone news market.

 | Social media

Twitter users have taken the new favorite to heart

11:10PM | Wednesday, 11 November 2015 | Mark Kearney

Ironically enough, Twitter's newest 'like' function is a favourite with users.

 | Social media

Talk is cheap: Snapchat investor downgrades its valuation

11:26AM | Wednesday, 11 November 2015 | Denham Sadler

One of the photo-sharing app's biggest investors has downgraded stocks by 25%.

 | Social media

Twitter’s next board may be less of a bro show

11:04PM | Tuesday, 10 November 2015 | Mark Kearney

When Twitter’s only African American engineering manager quit last Wednesday, he said the company wouldn’t fix its diversity problem with its current structure.

 | Social media