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Tech experts scramble to address critical software bug as hackers strike

The vulnerability, known as Log4j, comes from a popular open source product that helps software developers track changes...

Australia to regulate crypto and BNPL in payments overhaul

Australia will also broaden its payment laws to cover online transaction providers like Apple Pay and Google Pay.

Meet the Aussie smart farm that made a statement at COP26

A Queensland banana farm that supplies the nation's biggest supermarkets is taking part in an innovative trial to minimi...

Carrefour’s Flash 10/10 c-store deploys avatars and AI to speed purchases

Paris' Flash 10/10 concept store has been described as "one of the stores with the most advanced technology in the world...

Meet Outer – the US outdoor furniture brand curing ‘wet butt syndrome’

The online retailer has just launched in Australia, bringing its clever product design, desire to get people outdoors, a...

Nikeland is just the beginning of Nike’s bid to win over Generation Alpha

The sports giant has created a virtual world on Roblox designed to get kids moving, though its ultimate goal may be to c...

New Zealand tech firm looks to solve online shoe sizing

A New Zealand retail tech company, StrutFit, is aiming to help footwear retailers replicate an instore experience to hel...

Analysis: Nike speeds up to enter the metaverse

The biggest apparel brand in the world isn’t going to let itself get caught unprepared for the blending of the virtual a...

E-commerce tips from the expert who relaunched eBay Ads

Which technologies are just gimmicks, and what is the next big play online? We ask Ben May, managing director of The Cod...

In Ocado’s world, the rise of the machines is unstoppable

It has already struck deals to provide its technology to supermarket groups in eight countries including the United Stat...

Exclusive: Welcome to Myer’s new Virtual Store

The Virtual Store concept allows shoppers to experience products from Myer's online marketplace in real life and gives t...

Watch out, Amazon: JD.com’s new store is a peek into the future of retail

The five-storey mall in China will be full of cutting-edge technology, including holographic projections, VR equipment, ...

Trams, takeovers and TikTok: Mecca welcomes Charlotte Tilbury to ANZ

It’s taken beauty retail giant Mecca eight years to woo luxury brand Charlotte Tilbury to Australia and New Zealand.

Fresh warnings to business as ransomware attacks surge

Between the second quarter of this year, there were more than 1350 cyber security incidents responded to by CERT NZ.

How cult US beauty brand Il Makiage is disrupting the beauty industry

Backed by L Catterton, the online retailer recently expanded to Australia and is rumoured to be pursuing an IPO.

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