Privacy Policy

What is the GDPR and how will it affect NZ businesses?

Floods of emails in recently touting business’s privacy policy updates? It’s the GDPR. What is GDPR & how will it impact your business here in New Zealand?

Net Neutrality

Net neutrality changes: What does it mean for New Zealand?

Repealing the changes means that internet service providers are perfectly positioned to control bandwidth and internet speeds, favouring services that pay higher premiums or are owned by the internet providers themselves. But what does this actually mean for the everyday internet user?

Social Media

The evolution of social media: how it all started

Today, everyone knows what social media is. Even the most out-of-the-way parts of the world have access to Facebook and Twitter

Secure website connections: making the move from HTTP to HTTPS

Before we explain why encryption is so important, we should examine what it actually means. Let’s break it down to its basic parts.
HTTPS stands for HyperText Transfer Protocol Secure. Though it sounds complex, it’s quite simple.

IoT

The future is knocking with the Internet of Things (IoT)

An estimated 8.4 billion devices are connected in 2017 and this number is expected to jump to 21 billion within five years. The future is already here.

Fake News

Why we read fake news stories

Why are fake news stories are so popular and how to filter your news to ensure it comes from reputable sources.

Coding and Kids

When a child understands how to code, they no longer have to accept technology as it is handed to them. They can understand how something works and adapt it to work for them.

Benefits of Using Google G Suite

We can show you how to harness the full potential of Google G Suite, an intuitive set of applications that are not only easy to set up but simple to work with. Find out more…

website malware protection

Protecting your WordPress Website from Malware Attacks

Much like a safe that is built to be opened, a Wordpress website (indeed any website) is vulnerable to attack because it is built to be accessed. However, there are ways that you can prevent malware from being installed on your Wordpress website. Read on to find out more…

What is Malware? Prevention & Cure

When visiting clients at their place of work, we often find that they have suspect software on their computers. It can be an extra toolbar, a “useful app” or annoying pop ups. They may seem innocent enough but what are they doing in the background? Find out more…

pcidss compliance

PCI DSS Compliance: Why you shouldn’t store half a credit card number

Many people running online shops have never heard of PCI DSS but are legally obliged to follow the security standards that it sets and are liable to be hit with significant penalties if their poor security breaches these exacting standards.

Is email marketing better than facebook?

Why Email Marketing is better than Facebook Marketing

With the rise of social media, email marketing has fallen by the wayside somewhat. The huge numbers of people on platforms such as facebook are alluring but are they effective for marketing? Has email done it’s dash or is it an undiscovered gold mine?