IM / Instant Messaging stories
Australian shoppers want real-time interaction with brands
Twilio’s survey shows lagging adoption in conversational messaging, an untapped opportunity for brands in the Australian market.
Zoom expands its platform by adding Zoom Team Chat feature
Chat technology helps dispersed teams consolidate workflows, gain efficiencies, and enable people to work better together.
Kaspersky uncovers malicious version of Whatsapp mod
Malicious FMWhatsapp mod discovered spreading Triada mobile Trojan, leaving users vulnerable to illegal activity.
Why Laminar Communications is all-a-chatter about messaging app LamChat
Brisbane-based IT company, Laminar Communications, has developed LamChat, a free messaging system and app that prioritizes privacy and security.
Messaging app used to control and distribute malware
Hackers are using instant messaging app Telegram for remote control and distribution of malware, according to Check Point Research.
When good tech goes bad - the challenge of complexity
Beautiful system tapestries have created confusing labyrinths that people have to navigate just to get their job done, wasting time and energy.
NHS staff breaking data security policies every day with WhatsApp
The 'unsustainable' issue of NHS staff using consumer instant messaging services is actually much bigger than has been previously reported.
Orcon to unveil instant messaging service
Orcon is set to revolutionise how Kiwis communicate, launching an instant messaging service to rival the likes of Whatsapp and iMessage.
Twenty years of texting for avid Kiwis
New Zealanders continue sending test messages despite a global decline.
Presence is the new dial tone
Communications has traditionally been about a device with numeric identity; for many people there were multiple devices and numbers to consider.
I want an iPhone
Going to work is like going back in time for a large proportion of Gen Y and Baby Boomer employees. Brett Hodgson, Managing Director, Unisys New Zealand discusses the benefits to be gained in deploying the latest and greatest technologies.
New threats need new defences
Anti-virus software alone is not enough to protect against today’s sophisticated online threats.
The perfect storm for teleworking
Now is the time to do what you’ve talked about for ages – take a look at your unsustainable travel policies and do the sums.
Creating a flexible work environment
Unified communications technology is providing a new, flexible working environment and helping achieve work-life balance.