Australian police fail to quantify metadata use in investigations 
By Allie Coyne | 21 hours ago | Comment Now 
Law enforcement agencies lay out case for data retention.
 
Govt gives ISPs four months to develop piracy code  
By Allie Coyne | Dec 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
Will introduce website blocking for non-Aussie torrent sites.
 
NBN Co cuts CVC pricing for RSPs 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 26, 2014 | Comment Now 
Commits to 12.5 percent reduction.
 
Netflix announces Australian launch 
By Brett Winterford | Nov 19, 2014 | Comment Now 
Updated: Will the telcos play ball?
 
AFP will use data retention to fight piracy 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 30, 2014 | Comment Now 
Commissioner reveals use for new scheme.
 
Google's public DNS goes offline 
By Juha Saarinen | Oct 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
Australian, NZ and SE Asian users affected.
 
Foxtel urges government to force the hand of ISPs  
By Andrew Colley | Sep 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
Insists ISPs must bear the costs of cracking down on online piracy.
 
Crime Commission floats fines for ISPs who won't block sites 
By Allie Coyne | Sep 4, 2014 | Comment Now 
Wants a stick to enforce takedown requests.
 
ISPs willing to negotiate on 'three strikes' piracy regime 
 
ASIC admits to lack of technical knowledge in s313 use 
By Allie Coyne | Aug 27, 2014 | Comment Now 
Wants to retain use of website blocking notices.
 
Turnbull offers metadata definition 
By Allie Coyne | Aug 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
Doesn't include websites.
 
Telcos still in the dark as Govt moves on data retention 
By Allie Coyne | Aug 5, 2014 | Comment Now 
Updated: Bill due before the end of the year.
 
Govt must store data in retention regime: iiNet 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 29, 2014 | Comment Now 
Calls for correcting of ‘inaccurate and misleading’ metadata claims.
 
Govt proposes crackdown on ISPs over piracy 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 25, 2014 | Comment Now 
Wants new legal powers for copyright industry.
 
Slow progress in Turnbullistan 
By David Havyatt | Jul 11, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Blog post] How has the NBN moved ahead since regime change?
 
Vocus confirms $107m FX Networks acquisition 
By Juha Saarinen | Jul 2, 2014 | Comment Now 
Hopes to win wholesale FTTP business in NZ.
 
NZ govt takes anchor tenancy on Hawaiki cable 
 
Vocus in talks to buy NZ backbone provider FX Networks 
By Juha Saarinen | Jun 30, 2014 | Comment Now 
Could spend more than $94 million.
 
US FCC investigating slow internet download speeds 
Jun 16, 2014 | Comment Now 
Looking into "the new choke point".
 
ACCC’s broadband monitoring plans put on ice 
By Allie Coyne | Jun 6, 2014 | Comment Now 
Updated: Model released regardless.
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