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Virgin Australia buys analytics firm for frequent flyer business
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Data becomes new battleground for airlines.
 
XKEYSCORE global spy system detailed in new Snowden leaks
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Staggering scale of surveillance revealed.
 
Telstra's health tech service goes live
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Offers remote and rural patients access to GPs.
 
SA agencies sign up to iiNet private cloud
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China tightens grip on cyber security with sweeping new law
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Will make systems, networks 'controllable'.
 
PayPal to buy Xoom for $1.2bn
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Apple issues large patch set to shore up OS X, iOS security
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High-profile zero-days taken care of.
 
Route leak cuts access to Amazon Web Services
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BGP bungle downs big-name clients.
 
Turnbull nabs UK govt digital guru as DTO chief
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