New research shows loved-up couples intend to celebrate Valentine’s Day by eating out, with spending expected to surge by 8%, while romantic getaways are also high on the agenda.
Social media is an increasingly vital communication and marketing channel. If you’re developing your first social media strategy, here are a few key points you should consider. BY ALEXANDRA CAIN.
Some people say that eCommerce is an entirely unprecedented phenomenon. But is it really?
After months of deliberations and refusals to appear before the Federal Parliament's probe into IT pricing, tech giants Apple, Adobe and Microsoft have been summoned to appear before the inquiry and its board.
Calls for a nationwide ban on sports betting would cripple an entire industry, says the chief executive of horseracing site Punters Paradise, but he is adamant the move will never go ahead.
Have you ever wanted to take a screenshot while using an Apple Mac? Here’s how to do it.
Reckon is aiming to shake up the Australian accounting software market when it launches its first cloud-based product Reckon One in the next quarter.
Google has touted its changes to AdWords as a way to make running mobile campaigns easier for SMEs.
There’s a fundamental shift in the computer industry with tablets and hybrids replacing traditional desktop PCs. It’s time to look at how the shift will impact your business. BY OLIVER MILMAN and PATRICK STAFFORD.
Last night, while using a nearby “leisure computer”, the Taskmaster managed to catch an interview with Gerry Harvey. The same interview holds a hidden lesson for anyone thinking of launching an online retailer.
The High Court says misleading sponsored links were displayed by Google, but it did not create them.
Last night, Gerry Harvey gave an interview on the future of online retail – here are five of his most interesting comments.
Online retail growth took a dip in December compared to the previous month, according to new figures, but an economist has played down concerns that eCommerce spending is on the slide.
Queensland-based tech start-up Nimble will ramp up development of its credit assessment and fraud prevention platform, after raising $1.5 million from a number of high-profile investors.
Are you using Twitter as part of your company’s marketing mix? If you’re still holding out, there are some very important reasons why you should get tweeting. BY OLIVER MILMAN.
A disgruntled employee of collapsed music retail chain HMV hijacked the company's Twitter account and started live-tweeting about mass lay-offs.
Expectations are high for Melbourne start-up and eBay preferred shipping supplier Ship2Anywhere, which won two titles at the 2012 StartupSmart Awards. BY MICHELLE HAMMOND.
Retailers are being encouraged to take note of a new PricewaterhouseCoopers report, which debunks myths of multichannel retailing, including the rise of social media, tablets and China.
Shoes of Prey has taken a step towards the bricks-and-mortar world, teaming up with department store giant David Jones.
Get ready for video tweets, as Twitter looks to integrate video sharing in its service.