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Watch out for this domain name scam landing in letterboxes this Christmas

Businesses have been warned by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) to keep an eye out for a new scam hitting mailboxes across...
Marissa Mayer


Yahoo hack of 1 billion accounts could be one of the largest data breaches in history

By James Ried Yahoo has revealed that hackers stole data from more than 1 billion user accounts in August 2013, in what is believed to be one of...
Google’s Material rollout continues with new Google Maps app, including Uber integration


Google Maps can now tell customers how busy your business is in real time

A new feature coming to Google Maps could soon let customers know exactly how busy it is at your business at any time of...


You don’t need to be techie to manage your website

As I may have mentioned in the past, I participate in a number of social network Groups, mainly in Facebook and LinkedIn. If you aren’t...


Is it time for the website development industry to be regulated?

There’s nothing quite like the website design and development industry. As exciting as it is, it’s the only industry where qualifications appear to mean nothing...


The conversational commerce opportunity

It’s 2016 and mobile users have overtaken desktop browsers. More text messages are sent than actual conversations had and the world in which we...


Over 1000 unauthorised .au domains deleted as regulatory body doubles down

In a move protecting Australian SME owners online, over 1000 .au domains were deleted last Friday as part of a crackdown on domains registered with...


Customers stopped from checkout in Myer “Super Saturday” site glitch: Lessons in e-commerce communications

Myer opened its “Super Saturday” sale to online shoppers last Friday night, but several customers were met with timeouts and a “digital waiting room”...


Poor impartiality around website platforms continues to dog smaller business

When it comes to website platforms or systems, I genuinely sympathise with the small business operator. Because seeking advice on just what will work for...
MailGuard CEO Craig McDonald


Federal court targeted in cyber attacks: Five tips to protect your business

Business operators are again being warned about the dangers of cybercrime, after email security provider MailGuard uncovered an email scam that imitates the Federal...

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