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Dick Smith bought by Kogan

Dick Smith bought by Kogan

‘An accounting nightmare’ probably describes the Dick Smith situation well from our point of view, a huge retailer, in fact, an Australian icon has fallen. The company is in receivership but still trading, its stock is being transported but not being paid for it’s definitely a difficult situation. Unfortunately, Dick Smith is not the first...


Cyber Criminals on the rise

Cyber Criminals on the rise

Symantec did a great Q&A about the Cryptolocker virus you can read it below. Cybercriminals are constantly looking for ways to evolve their malware. Evolution is the key for survival because antivirus research, analysis, countermeasures, and public awareness thwart the efficacy of malware and its spread. During the past year, Ransomware has received a lot of...


Dick Smith end of an era

Dick Smith end of an era

***UPDATE 06/01/16 - Dick Smith has gone up for sale It’s the end of the road, or rather the start of the end for Dick Smith. The past giant retailer who found his niche in custom electronics is now fallen to an ever-expanding expanse of consumer electronics industry, unable to keep up with price wars and variety...


Dick Smith in trouble…but 70% off all USB cables*

Dick Smith in trouble…but 70% off all USB cables*

*If you read the title and have been in a store you may not be surprised by this, Dick Smiths massive sale was a joke, 70% off random rubbish that still costs less on eBay. Basically a case study of how to not do a massive sale.


The top 5 wish list for a Cloud ERP System

The top 5 wish list for a Cloud ERP System

MYOB has realised multiple survey results that they commissioned by independent research company McGladrey, today’s topic is The Top 5 Advantages Companies expect from a cloud ERP will give them...


Cryptolocker at it again, $325 million in damages, so here are the top 6 tips to secure your small business

Cryptolocker at it again, $325 million in damages, so here are the top 6 tips to secure your small business

It is one of the worst moments for the company IT to find that their system has been attacked by a virus, it’s even worse when that virus is Cryptolocker. The famed ransomware virus manages to insert itself into any system but businesses are the hardest hit, especially those without hourly back-ups. Recently it was...


The Last Stand | The Taxi Cab of Tomorrow

The Last Stand | The Taxi Cab of Tomorrow

If you have ever been out on a night and need to get home in a taxi you may remember the hardships of getting a taxi. The phone call, the where I am part, and then the waiting around for a taxi that is not guaranteed to come. How many times has getting a taxi...


The Last Stand | Which company is doing their last ditch effort at a Phone to survive?

The Last Stand | Which company is doing their last ditch effort at a Phone to survive?

Is your business being left behind by new technology? This question is one of the most popular ‘click bait’ statements online today. I mean hey you could open the link, read about a new technology and utilise it to in your business. The other side of It is you ignore it and become Blockbuster or...


The Last Stand | This is why the Cloud is Taking Over

The Last Stand | This is why the Cloud is Taking Over

It’s been said before, and yet some are still in denial. Cloud systems are so deeply entrenched in our lives we probably cannot function without them. They are definitely taking over, if we look at our day to day lives now it’s easy to miss some things that we take for granted, such as emails....


KolbeAU & AlphaBiz Solutions

KolbeAU & AlphaBiz Solutions

We are proud to announce that in August we secured an alliance with Kolbe Systems. For those not familiar with Kolbe Systems they have been at the forefront of business systems in Perth for over a decade with their now very distinct color-coded Organising charts used in many of Perth’s business elite...