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Are your staff ready for phones with PayWave and PayPass?

Are your staff ready for phones with PayWave and PayPass?

More phones now have the tap and go payment capability. Here's a basic introduction to what you need to know.
May 8 2015, 7:23PM
A clever trick for taking prepaid orders online or by phone

A clever trick for taking prepaid orders online or by phone

A mobile payment service is great if you mow lawns, walk dogs or sell food from a truck. But what if you also want to take prepaid orders online or by phone?
Apr 24 2015, 7:41PM
Edit Microsoft Office docs on your iPhone and iPad for free

Edit Microsoft Office docs on your iPhone and iPad for free

Microsoft hints that an Office 365 subscription is needed if you want to use "premium features", but it isn't clear which they are.
Nov 13 2014, 8:21AM
Good news if you use Dropbox and Office

Good news if you use Dropbox and Office

If you use Dropbox but want to edit your files using Office on a tablet or phone, this might be of interest.
Nov 13 2014, 7:59AM
300 more pubs to let customers pay for drinks using phones

300 more pubs to let customers pay for drinks using phones

Run a bar or pub? Major pub operator Australian Leisure & Hospitality (ALH) Group has signed up to use Clipp.
Oct 9 2014, 4:51PM
Polymer display could end shattered smartphones

Polymer display could end shattered smartphones

Shattered smartphone screens could be a thing of the past, thanks to a new technology developed by researchers at the University of Akron.
Jun 11 2014, 3:47PM
What I want from my next smartphone

What I want from my next smartphone

Better battery life is one. Anthony Caruana shares the things that he wishes smartphone makers would fix.
May 28 2014, 12:12PM
MYOB users: there's now a Windows 8.1 app for AccountRight Live

MYOB users: there's now a Windows 8.1 app for AccountRight Live

The new MYOB app for Windows 8.1 lets you see balance sheet, profit and loss, debtors, though there's one catch.
Feb 6 2014, 1:37PM
CommBank's App won't usher in the era of mobile payments

CommBank's App won't usher in the era of mobile payments

In theory, you should be able to install the CommBank App, download your credit card to the phone and wave it at PayPass terminals to buy your coffee when you are out jogging. At least that is what the commercial claims.
Jan 9 2014, 10:56AM
Mobile wallets are "poised to become a reality", claims CommBank

Mobile wallets are "poised to become a reality", claims CommBank

The Commonwealth Bank has announced that people with Samsung Galaxy S4 phones can now "tap and pay" at more than 220,000 payment terminals.
Dec 12 2013, 3:34PM
Tech basics: What is a cloud phone system?

Tech basics: What is a cloud phone system?

Want a 1300 number? Need more phone lines? Wish you had voice menus for your customers? Here is a basic introduction to the virtual PBX.
Nov 15 2013, 3:41PM
This office had 124 wheelie bins of scrap paper sitting around

This office had 124 wheelie bins of scrap paper sitting around

It's pretty amazing the amount of rubbish that can build up at work. Just read how much this office had sitting around.
Nov 14 2013, 11:58AM
New phone app promises "faster, smarter" prescriptions for pharmacies

New phone app promises "faster, smarter" prescriptions for pharmacies

The new phone app, called eRx Express, will make it "faster, safer and easier for people to manage their medicines”, claim the people behind it.
Oct 18 2013, 11:47AM
MYOB users: there's a new phone app coming for you

MYOB users: there's a new phone app coming for you

If you're one of many users of MYOB's AccountRight Live, you might be interested in a new phone app they have coming.
Oct 16 2013, 1:20PM
Phone vs email: confessions of an email-man

Phone vs email: confessions of an email-man

Graham Harman describes himself as an "email tragic". People know to email him, not call him, and he prefers it that way.
Oct 3 2013, 11:33AM
Telstra announces data "sharing" for your phone and tablet

Telstra announces data "sharing" for your phone and tablet

Telstra has announced a new data sharing plan which allows you to get extra SIMs and share your monthly data plan with up to three devices for an additional fee.
Oct 1 2013, 1:47PM
Travelling overseas? Here's how much Telstra's new roaming "packs" cost

Travelling overseas? Here's how much Telstra's new roaming "packs" cost

Telstra has announced that they will be offering global roaming customers ‘five times the data’ for the same price.
Sep 27 2013, 10:11AM
Nexus 4 reviewed: a superb mid-range smartphone

Nexus 4 reviewed: a superb mid-range smartphone

The Nexus 4 is excellent value with a top-quality screen and guaranteed Android updates. Read the review.
Sep 23 2013, 12:49PM
Kogan releases $199 dual-sim phone

Kogan releases $199 dual-sim phone

This $199 smartphone from Kogan caught our eye with its dual SIM feature.
Sep 20 2013, 11:10AM
Dick Smith gadget turns your iPhone into satellite phone

Dick Smith gadget turns your iPhone into satellite phone

Dick Smith are now selling "SatSleeve", an accessory that attaches to your existing iPhone and turns it into a satellite phone.
Sep 5 2013, 10:53AM