Online services stories
Rise in malicious bot attacks threatens e-commerce platforms
Imperva flags urgent cybersecurity threat as malicious bot attacks on e-commerce platforms rise, putting online retailers at risk.
Digital footprints: News sites emit more CO2 than expected
Australia's biggest news websites have a greater carbon footprint than the average site, says a report by digital agency WongDoody.
CMA launches probe into £7.5bn UK Cloud Services market
The CMA investigates the UK's £7.5bn cloud services market for potential competition issues impeding businesses.
Virgin Australia uses New Relic to enhance online services
Virgin Australia has deepened its partnership with New Relic to enhance the delivery of online services to its customers.
Online security a concern as screen addiction surges during COVID-19 lockdown
COVID-19 is fueling screen addiction among New Zealanders, with 36% admitting they are hooked, according to NortonLifeLock's global study.
COVID-19 has lasting impact on consumer use of online services, study finds
45% of consumers plan to increase online services use following COVID-19, according to a new report from ForgeRock.
Spark to launch new online service to connect Kiwis with SMEs
Spark, the New Zealand telecommunications company, has launched WeDo, an online service connecting consumers with local businesses.
More of NZ's digital content to become freely available
Wellington digital agency Boost, the National Library of New Zealand and the Department of Internal Affairs have collaborated on a project to make more of New Zealand’s digital content freely available to the public.
Trade Me: Kiwis have ‘voracious’ appetite for controversial online property info
We think New Zealanders have been desperate for this information and are curious to peek over the fence to see what’s going on in their neighbourhood.
Govt makes improvements to online passport service
Since the start of the year nearly every month has seen an increase in the number of passport applications made online.
NZ and Aus govt need to step up online, study finds
A new study has found that central government agencies in New Zealand and Australia are performing poorly in terms of online responsiveness.