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Halloween '13: What tech frightens us most

Halloween '13: What tech frightens us most

In their latest October 2013 survey released just in time for All Hallows' Eve, IT recruiting firm Modis surveyed 1000 Americans to find out what potential tech disasters are keeping them up at night.

October 30, 2013 by

10 indispensable Android apps

10 indispensable Android apps

This new collection of Android apps features everything from a friendly keyboard to a convenient payment processor to a versatile music player.

January 26, 2012 by

How Apple should spend its $90 billion in cash

How Apple should spend its $90 billion in cash

Apple, with a market capitalization of over $416 billion, its stock trading at around $445 a share, and swimming in over $90 billion in cash, needs to figure out how to spend its money. I’ve got a few suggestions.

January 25, 2012 by

Inside NAB's first concept branch: photos

Inside NAB's first concept branch: photos

The National Australia Bank (NAB) is looking to smarten up its branches going forwards, and last month unveiled its very first concept store in Melbourne. ZDNet Australia went to take a look behind the scenes at the branch's mix of smart self-service technology and open-plan design.

January 15, 2012 by

Inside CommBank's Kaching: photos

Inside CommBank's Kaching: photos

The Commonwealth Bank has made a to-do list as long as its proverbial arm for the future of its NFC-enabled, pay-anyone app Kaching!, which includes support for virtual currency, like Facebook Credits, coupons, deals and an eventual partnership with Google for its Wallet product. Take a look inside the first iteration of Kaching! and our chat with CommBank chief marketing officer, Andy Lark.

October 24, 2011 by

Inside CBA's tech-heavy office: photos

Inside CBA's tech-heavy office: photos

It's taken 18 months from go to woe, but the Commonwealth Bank has begun moving over 300 staff per week into its lavish new tech-filled offices on the Sydney Harbour foreshore. ZDNet Australia was invited to tour the offices with the bank's chief information officer, Michael Harte.

September 21, 2011 by

Ten catastrophes: All-time worst tech industry executive decisions

Ten catastrophes: All-time worst tech industry executive decisions

IT, software and computer companies are certainly not without their share of poor executive decisions and mismanagement. While dozens of notable examples could have made our list, these were by far the top top 10 worst in the history of the technology industry, causing many billions of dollars of lost revenue or resulted in the downfall of entire companies.

September 1, 2011 by

Bankwest introduces in-app messaging

The Bankwest messaging service, built and developed with LivePerson, hopes to provide secure, instant responses to customers' queries and questions within its banking app.

August 7, 2018

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