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The Top YouTube Videos of 2014

The Top YouTube Videos of 2014

YouTube has just released its list of the most watched videos and popular channels in Australians for 2013. I recently spoke to Shane Treeves from YouTube Australia about the list and trends in online video content.  Listen below. Here are the fastest-rising Australian YouTube channels of 2013 – the local stars who attracted the most new subscribers from around the[Read More…]

Google’s top searches for 2013 annouced

This week we’ve seen the lists of the most popular YouTube videos and iTunes downloads and now Google has revealed the most popular and trending searches made by Australians in 2013. The overall top trending searches for 2013 are: Paul Walker Cory Monteith Royal Baby iPhone 5s North Korea RFS AEC The Block My Kitchen Rules House Rules

iTunes unveils their best of 2013 list

iTunes unveils their best of 2013 list

It’s that time of year.  No, not just Christmas time, but a time to look back and decide what was great and (perhaps not so much) what wasn’t. Hot on the tail of YouTube’s list of the top Videos of the year Apple has revealed their ‘Best of 2013’. The list doesn’t really need any more explanation than that, so[Read More…]

4 Million Australians still offline

4 Million Australians still offline

Australians are well regarded as early adopters of new technology with almost half of the adult population owning a smartphone, but despite this the CSIRO reports that there are many Australians who aren’t even online. The Broadband Impacts report reveals that one in 5, or four million Australians don’t use the internet at all…but who are they? The info graphic[Read More…]

Mobile devices under attack in 2014

Mobile devices under attack in 2014

If you’re lucky enough to unwrap a new smartphone or tablet device on Christmas day this year it’s important to ensure that your new gadget is protected from online threats.   Internet security company Trend Micro recently released its predictions for 2014 that suggest a substantial rise in threats against mobile devices over the next year, especially those running on the Android[Read More…]