Technology

Authorities tipped off by suspicious reported performance.
Commits to 12.5 percent reduction.
ACORN pitched as 'national policing initiative'.
Pub punters can pay for beers, bets using their phone 
By Brett Winterford | 10 hours ago | Comment Now 
Tabcorp to roll out beacons in gaming outlets.
 
Sony Pictures suffers network outage after apparent hack 
10 hours ago | Comment Now 
Company data may have been stolen.
 
Adobe urges users to patch critical Flash Player flaw 
By Juha Saarinen | 11 hours ago | Comment Now 
Attackers quick to exploit earlier, inadequate patch.
 
AWS ups storage ante with 5TB Zocalo files 
By Juha Saarinen | 1 day 2 hours ago | Comment Now 
Mobile clients get upgrades.
 
Aus Govt CTO readies cloud email, desktop services 
By John Hilvert | 1 day 5 hours ago | Comment Now 
Scoping study is in, approach to market coming.
 
Google releases enterprise anti-malware tool for Macs 
By Allie Coyne | 1 day 8 hours ago | Comment Now 
"Santa" software arrives in time for Christmas.
 
Defence spends $50m to upgrade RAAF's air traffic systems 
By Allie Coyne | 1 day 10 hours ago | Comment Now 
First step in long-running modernisation.
 
Vic Coalition promises $25m for police smart devices 
By Paris Cowan | 1 day 11 hours ago | Comment Now 
Re-elected government will stump up for mobility vision.
 
Google split put to European vote this week 
1 day 11 hours ago | Comment Now 
Underlines widespread concern amoung EU politicians.
 
Regin state-sponsored malware traced to UK, US spies: report 
By Juha Saarinen | 1 day 11 hours ago | Comment Now 
Used in surveillance on EU, Belgian telco.
 
Google flying more, longer-lasting Project Loon balloons 
By Allie Coyne | 2 days ago | Comment Now 
Clocks faster deployment speeds in high-altitude internet initiative.
 
Third-party app data at risk from iOS 'Masque' flaw 
By Allie Coyne | 2 days ago | Comment Now 
App developers encouraged to encrypt data on devices.
 
Backdoor trojan discovered stalking high-profile targets 
 
Qld Transport to replace core registration system 
By Allie Coyne | 2 days ago | Comment Now 
State's biggest citizen info repository set for overhaul.
 
NSA chief admits Chinese cyber attacks could shut down US infrastructure 
2 days ago | Comment Now 
Reveals evidence of reconnaissance missions.
 
European Parliament proposes Google split 
3 days ago | Comment Now 
Draft resolution suggests unbundling search from commercial services.
 
SA Minister apologises for handling of rego systems outage 
By Paris Cowan | 4 days ago | Comment Now 
Promises refunds for customers charged more than once.
 
Qld chopper rescue bases go high-tech 
By Paris Cowan | 5 days ago | Comment Now 
Sharing screen views between sites.
 
Govt kicks off cost-benefit analysis of emergency services spectrum 
By Allie Coyne | 5 days ago | Comment Now 
PFA welcomes action on pre-election promise.
 
Vodafone would sell Australian operation 'for the right price' 
By Juha Saarinen | 5 days ago | Comment Now 
Updated: Telco boss Colao invites offers for non-core assets.
 
Wife of accused Sydney Uni IT fraudster admits lying to ICAC 
 
Mozilla dumps Google for Yahoo as default search 
By Juha Saarinen | 5 days ago | Comment Now 
No single global default search engine for Firefox.
 
MPs reject e-voting over cost, integrity fears 
By Paris Cowan | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
No need to tempt the ‘luck of the Irish’.
 
NBN Co won't shadow TPG for basement fibre 
By Andrew Colley | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
Works to boost MDU rollout.
 
AWS slammed for secrecy over renewable energy goal 
By Allie Coyne | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
Greenpeace sceptical of data centre sustainability pledge.
 
Azure cloud suffers multi-region outage 
By Juha Saarinen | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
Update: Microsoft offers details on bug.
 
EFF to launch free digital cert authority 
By Juha Saarinen | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
Wants to replace HTTP with HTTPS.
 
Microsoft issues urgent patch for critical Windows flaw 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 19, 2014 | Comment Now 
Bug allows attackers to become admins.
 
Encryption, tokenisation to shape future PCI compliance 
By Brett Winterford | Nov 19, 2014 | Comment Now 
PCI Security Council mulls response to retail malware attacks.
 
Telstra offers free trial for first 1000 wi-fi hotspots 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 19, 2014 | Comment Now 
To lure new home broadband customers.
 
Netflix announces Australian launch 
By Brett Winterford | Nov 19, 2014 | Comment Now 
Updated: Will the telcos play ball?
 
Nokia launches Android tablet 
Nov 19, 2014 | Comment Now 
Revives the brand with iPad lookalike.
 
Innovating in the sleepy super industry 
By Brett Winterford | Nov 19, 2014 | Comment Now 
There’s little incentive to be on the bleeding edge, so why is Andrew Todd fighting so hard?
 
Huawei claims 100Mbps possible over 800m copper lines 
By Juha Saarinen | Nov 19, 2014 | Comment Now 
SuperVector ekes out more performance.
 
Pawsey Magnus supercomputer packs petascale prowess 
 
NSW Transport’s mammoth SAP overhaul hits delays 
By Paris Cowan | Nov 18, 2014 | Comment Now 
IT team forced to deal with team, scope changes.
 
US State Department shuts down email system after hack 
Nov 18, 2014 | Comment Now 
Latest in a campaign by unknown attackers.
 
Inside the early days of Singapore's first privacy regime 
By Paris Cowan | Nov 18, 2014 | Comment Now 
"Still a fair amount of work to do" in data hosting hotspot.
 
Tech giants push for legal curbs on govt surveillance 
By Juha Saarinen | Nov 18, 2014 | Comment Now 
More work needed to rein in spy agencies.
 
Google helps track illegal fishing using satellite data 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 17, 2014 | Comment Now 
Pours funds into conservation effort.
 
Vocus exposed as RackCentral shuts up shop 
By Steven Kiernan | Nov 17, 2014 | Comment Now 
Warring parties fight over the size of the debts.
 
Google, Telstra trial balloon internet in Queensland 
 
State of NBN too uncertain for full corporate plan 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 17, 2014 | Comment Now 
NBN Co releases figures for FY2015.
 
How technology will unify Toll 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 17, 2014 | Comment Now 
The systems headache formed through 15 years of acquisitions.
 
US govt to spend $485m to build fastest supercomputers 
Nov 17, 2014 | Comment Now 
Will outperform China's Tianhe-2.
 
Data retention bill over the top, committee finds 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
Human rights parliamentary committee says 'get a warrant'.
 
Vic Coalition pledges $7m for IT to stop 'doctor-shopping' 
By Paris Cowan | Nov 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
“Long-overdue” prescription monitoring system promised.
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