Software

Tool aims to cut down on "grunt work".
Fair use defence last chance for Google.
Contract signed.
Uber buys Bing mapping tech, employees 
By Juha Saarinen | 23 hours ago | Comment Now 
Takes steps to build own mapping services.
 
Xen warns of new Venom-like vulnerability 
By Juha Saarinen | 1 day 17 hours ago | Comment Now 
Heap overflow in QEMU PCNET NIC lets guests take over hosts.
 
There are better ways to combat piracy than site blocking 
By Marc C-Scott | 4 days ago | Comment Now 
Make your content more available.
 
ICAC finds former uni IT manager corrupt 
By Allie Coyne | 5 days ago | Comment Now 
Recommends prosecution.
 
AGD attacked by ISPs over data retention confusion 
By Allie Coyne | 5 days ago | Comment Now 
Tight deadlines imposed despite ongoing uncertainty.
 
Microsoft releases final version of Office for Android 
By Juha Saarinen | 5 days ago | Comment Now 
More free functionality than Office for iOS.
 
APIs: rivets for the composable enterprise 
By David Braue | 5 days ago | Comment Now 
Expanding a savvy CIO's toolbox.
 
IBM, Box join forces to tackle the enterprise 
By Allie Coyne | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
Aim to transform work in the cloud.
 
Eight EU nations urge caution on internet regulation 
6 days ago | Comment Now 
As Australia passes law to block overseas piracy sites.
 
US Navy pays Microsoft millions to stay on Windows XP 
By Allie Coyne | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
Extends deal to keep 14 year old operating system supported.
 
Microsoft backtracks on free Windows 10 for early testers  
By Juha Saarinen | Jun 23, 2015 | Comment Now 
Must stay with Insider program to get activated releases.
 
Qld auditor to target govt's management of cloud partners 
By Allie Coyne | Jun 23, 2015 | Comment Now 
Making sure agencies are ready for 'cloud first'.
 
Drivers to get real-time information on Sydney roads 
By Paris Cowan | Jun 23, 2015 | Comment Now 
State kicks off planning for 'smart motorways'.
 
Tech giants back Open Container Project 
By Juha Saarinen | Jun 23, 2015 | Comment Now 
CoreOS, Docker unite to standardise containers.
 
Sydney Trains trialling tech that can sniff out graffiti 
Jun 23, 2015 | Comment Now 
New system catching more offenders.
 
Service NSW to get $97.5m for tech in state budget 
By Paris Cowan | Jun 22, 2015 | Comment Now 
Government foots the bill for new payments platform.
 
TAFE NSW systems crash hits Seek's bottom line 
By Allie Coyne | Jun 22, 2015 | Comment Now 
EBITDA forecast for learning division downgraded.
 
Microsoft offers Windows 10 free to over a million preview testers 
By Juha Saarinen | Jun 22, 2015 | Comment Now 
Enterprise edition users left out of scheme.
 
SA pledges $20m to troubled courts system 
By Andrew Sadauskas | Jun 19, 2015 | Comment Now 
Long-awaited investment to remove justice delays.
 
CBA launches single-view banking app for tablets 
By Paris Cowan | Jun 19, 2015 | Comment Now 
Forecasting and visualisation to gamify financial management.
 
Stephen Elop to leave Microsoft 
Jun 18, 2015 | Comment Now 
Former Nokia chief departs for second time.
 
NT legislates to protect driver data from Wilson Parking  
By Paris Cowan | Jun 17, 2015 | Comment Now 
Follows states to bolster privacy.
 
Macquarie to refund clients $5.3m after 13 years of system errors 
 
Aussie travellers hit by US visa systems glitch 
By Allie Coyne | Jun 16, 2015 | Comment Now 
Just under a year after week-long outage.
 
CrimTrac invites bids for national fingerprints system  
By Paris Cowan | Jun 15, 2015 | Comment Now 
Puts $30 million deal out to market.
 
BlackBerry may put Android OS on new device 
Jun 12, 2015 | Comment Now 
Focus increasingly shifts to software, device management.
 
Pickles Auctions signs up to use Carsales' search engine 
By Allie Coyne | Jun 10, 2015 | Comment Now 
Homegrown platform gets new customer.
 
Victoria's Myki retender at "significant risk" of repeating past mistakes 
 
Melbourne IT splashes $22m on stake in app developer 
By Allie Coyne | Jun 10, 2015 | Comment Now 
Takes over 50 percent of Outware Mobile.
 
HP settles shareholder class action for $130m 
Jun 10, 2015 | Comment Now 
Autonomy acquisition fallout continues.
 
Apple unveils software upgrades, open sources Swift 
By Juha Saarinen | Jun 9, 2015 | Comment Now 
Debuts music streaming service.
 
Google, AWS race to secure DNA analytics market 
By Sharon Begley, Caroline Humer | Jun 5, 2015 | Comment Now 
Researchers look to create personalised treatments in the cloud
 
The features you'll lose when upgrading to Windows 10 
By Allie Coyne | Jun 5, 2015 | Comment Now 
Microsoft publishes final spec list.
 
NAB struggles through extended Transact downtime 
By Allie Coyne | Jun 4, 2015 | Comment Now 
Customers react to a month of problems.
 
Service delivery sweeteners sell Centrelink’s $1bn IT overhaul 
By Paris Cowan | Jun 4, 2015 | Comment Now 
Department begins pitch to its customers.
 
Microsoft to add SSH support to PowerShell 
By Juha Saarinen | Jun 4, 2015 | Comment Now 
Third time lucky adding Secure Shell to Windows.
 
DHS discovers $1.7bn in welfare fraud through data matching 
By Paris Cowan | Jun 3, 2015 | Comment Now 
Tech advances open the way for DHS to chase extra payments.
 
Microsoft to launch wi-fi hotspot finder 
By Allie Coyne | Jun 3, 2015 | Comment Now 
Promises automatic connection to free hotspots.
 
Intel to buy Altera for $22 billion 
Jun 2, 2015 | Comment Now 
Chip maker's biggest-ever deal fuelled by data centres.
 
Microsoft sets Windows 10 release date 
By Juha Saarinen | Jun 1, 2015 | Comment Now 
Start menu makes comeback.
 
Tassie budget funds $15m emergency dispatch system 
By Paris Cowan | May 29, 2015 | Comment Now 
Replaces 25 year-old police CAD.
 
Trade agreement could prohibit open source code supply 
By Juha Saarinen | May 29, 2015 | Comment Now 
Trade In Services Agreement carries wide scope for countries involved.
 
Google guns for IoT market with slimline Android 
By Juha Saarinen | May 29, 2015 | Comment Now 
Slew of new offerings unveiled at I/O dev conference.
 
Rio Tinto signs $20m application services deal 
By Brendon Foye | May 28, 2015 | Comment Now 
Empired to support 170 apps.
 
Interpol wants more biometric data on Australians 
By Paris Cowan | May 28, 2015 | Comment Now 
Minister happy to share, but is bureaucracy getting in the way?
 
White House backs Oracle in Google code fight 
May 28, 2015 | Comment Now 
Should Java be copyrighted?
 
Text bug crashes iPhones, Apple Watch 
By Juha Saarinen | May 28, 2015 | Comment Now 
Apple working on fix for Unicode parsing vulnerability.
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