Technology

Latest transparency report shows increase in customer data requests.
Blackphone 2 signed-up for device partitioning.
Connecting the last 10 percent of the world's population.
FBI understaffed to fight cyber attack: DOJ 
1 day 11 hours ago | Comment Now 
Low pay slows recruitment drive.
 
Photos: A tour through the history of Microsoft's Windows 
By Allie Coyne | 1 day 13 hours ago | Comment Now 
From Windows 1 to Windows 10.
 
US seeks to match Chinese supercomputing challenge 
By Juha Saarinen | 1 day 13 hours ago | Comment Now 
Wants exaflops of computing power applied to exabytes of data.
 
SA facing new legal battle with another IT vendor 
By Paris Cowan | 2 days ago | Comment Now 
Refusing to pay ac3 over dumped CASIS project.
 
New Android bug renders device silent, unresponsive 
By Allie Coyne | 2 days ago | Comment Now 
Denial-of-service flaw affects more than half of all current users.
 
US to rewrite controversial zero-day export policy 
2 days ago | Comment Now 
Chorus of complaints has an effect.
 
Australia-wide missing persons matching system to go live next week 
By Paris Cowan | 2 days ago | Comment Now 
CrimTrac completes new interstate data capability.
 
Fujitsu to spend $12m upgrading Western Sydney data centre 
2 days ago | Comment Now 
More power to be tunnelled to site.
 
Windows 10 lands in Australia 
By Juha Saarinen | 2 days ago | Comment Now 
Campaign to get business to upgrade kicks off.
 
Immigration shoots for faster, easier traveller processing 
By Allie Coyne | 3 days ago | Comment Now 
Seeks partner for new platform following proof-of-concept.
 
SA govt taken to court over expired software licenses 
By Paris Cowan | 3 days ago | Comment Now 
Won't let go of patient system.
 
Critical vulnerability found in Apple App Store, iTunes 
By Allie Coyne | 3 days ago | Comment Now 
Device name in invoices can be swapped with malicious code.
 
Amazon wants sky-high drone superhighway 
3 days ago | Comment Now 
Pushes for 200ft airspace to be allocated to delivery fleet.
 
Aussie cyber centre warns of growing threat in first report 
By Allie Coyne | 3 days ago | Comment Now 
But ACSC reveals no major national attack yet.
 
Intel and Micron launch new class of memory chip 
3 days ago | Comment Now 
Up to 1000 times faster than NAND.
 
Australia Post gives online retailers leg-up into Chinese market 
By Allie Coyne | 3 days ago | Comment Now 
Sellers take advantage of proprietary platform.
 
ANU picked to house web consortium office 
By Juha Saarinen | 3 days ago | Comment Now 
Canberra campus beats other universities as host.
 
ASIC removes consent barrier for digital product disclosures 
By Allie Coyne | 4 days ago | Comment Now 
Overwhelming feedback demands modernisation.
 
Android bug leaves a billion phones open to attack 
By Juha Saarinen, Allie Coyne | 4 days ago | Comment Now 
Hackers only need phone number to target devices.
 
Former top US security officials oppose encryption backdoors 
By Juha Saarinen | 4 days ago | Comment Now 
Bad idea, ex-Homeland Security and NSA bosses say.
 
NSW to build its own myGov 
By Paris Cowan | 4 days ago | Comment Now 
Service NSW digital profiles available by September.
 
iiNet shareholders vote yes to TPG takeover 
By Allie Coyne | 5 days ago | Comment Now 
Majority support for under-scrutiny deal.
 
US Treasury's intelligence network vulnerable to hack 
5 days ago | Comment Now 
Audit finds connected devices not meeting infosec standards.
 
Labor wants customer consent for offshore data storage 
By Paris Cowan | 5 days ago | Comment Now 
Jurisdictions could be banned from hosting Aussie data.
 
Vocus' next target: Telstra and Optus' customers 
By Allie Coyne | 5 days ago | Comment Now 
Win one battle, onto the next.
 
Delayed federal budget system $30m over and counting 
By Paris Cowan | 5 days ago | Comment Now 
Complexity gets in the way of out-of-the-box install.
 
Optus joins telco fury over govt wholesale access intervention 
By Juha Saarinen | 5 days ago | Comment Now 
TPG wants cheaper copper now to compete with NBN.
 
Google takes aim at AWS Glacier with production-ready Nearline 
By Juha Saarinen | Jul 24, 2015 | Comment Now 
Petabyte promos and performance promised.
 
Officeworks spooked into infosec overhaul by Target breach 
By Andrew Sadauskas | Jul 24, 2015 | Comment Now 
Takes key lessons from 2013 attack.
 
CSC, HCL to create new banking software firm 
Jul 24, 2015 | Comment Now 
Aim to make modernisation easier.
 
What to expect from Abbott's national cyber security strategy 
By Andrew Sadauskas | Jul 24, 2015 | Comment Now 
Key policy architect reveals focus of new document.
 
Doctors spend 15 mins opening Fiona Stanley Hospital software 
By Paris Cowan | Jul 24, 2015 | Comment Now 
New applications testing clinical patience.
 
Billabong pins online retail hopes on new NetSuite platform 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 23, 2015 | Comment Now 
Company turnaround hinges on technology.
 
Telco rivals slam govt intervention in Telstra price decision 
By Juha Saarinen | Jul 23, 2015 | Comment Now 
Call on Turnbull to drop submission to ACCC inquiry.
 
CSIRO to equip aircraft technicians with wearable tech 
Jul 23, 2015 | Comment Now 
Signs licensing deal with TAE.
 
Turnbull's dept backs Telstra in ACCC price fight 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 23, 2015 | Comment Now 
10 percent wholesale price drop would hurt sector, NBN.
 
Google patches 43 vulnerabilities in Chrome browser 
 
High-risk denial of service flaw found in Juniper network gear 
By Juha Saarinen | Jul 23, 2015 | Comment Now 
Customers asked to patch against JunOS vulnerability.
 
Infosec experts hack Jeep, gain control of moving car 
Jul 22, 2015 | Comment Now 
Highlight concerns about driver safety in internet-connected vehicles.
 
Apple shares tank after weak iPhone results 
Jul 22, 2015 | Comment Now 
China revenues soar.
 
Telstra, telcos fume over new security reforms 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 22, 2015 | Comment Now 
Angry at yet more legislative burden, cost.
 
Microsoft posts $4.3bn loss as it writes down Nokia business 
Jul 22, 2015 | Comment Now 
But Office 365, Azure revenue up 96 percent.
 
Vodafone still struggling as half-year losses grow 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 21, 2015 | Comment Now 
Coupled with falling customer numbers.
 
Australian-first driverless car trial seeks to modernise road rules 
By Paris Cowan | Jul 21, 2015 | Comment Now 
Autonomous Volvos to take to Adelaide expressway.
 
MongoDB admins accidentally expose 600TB of data 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 21, 2015 | Comment Now 
Old versions contain security hole.
 
ACSC issues AusPost, AFP ransomware warning 
By Paris Cowan | Jul 21, 2015 | Comment Now 
"Significant campaign" puts cyber crime centre on the front foot.
 
Cray to build Australia's biggest supercomputer 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 21, 2015 | Comment Now 
$77m for 'gamechanger' hardware.
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