Software

Lets loose after 90-day grace period.
Microsoft plans crippled update for Windows RT.
Sensitive systems to be overseen by Datacom.
Service NSW to build whole-of-govt payments platform 
By Paris Cowan | 3 days ago | Comment Now 
Continues to consolidate state's back-office tech.
 
eBay to cut 2400 jobs, explore sale of enterprise unit 
 
Photos: Microsoft's Windows 10 and HoloLens 
By Juha Saarinen, Allie Coyne | 4 days ago | Comment Now 
Holographic augmented reality headset to arrive alongside latest OS.
 
Microsoft debuts holographic computing with Windows 10 
By Juha Saarinen | 4 days ago | Comment Now 
Offers one set of code for all devices on new OS.
 
Melbourne IT services struggle under major firewall issue 
 
Port of Melbourne automation project scooped by Finnish giant 
By Ry Crozier | 4 days ago | Comment Now 
Over $77m worth of equipment and IT.
 
UK fraud office ends investigation into HP-Autonomy deal 
5 days ago | Comment Now 
Not enough evidence to convict.
 
Former CIA boss joins Oracle 
By Allie Coyne | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
Ex-Secretary of Defense appointed to board.
 
Facebook open-sources artificial intelligence 
By Allie Coyne | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
Deep learning tools go public.
 
Day-long outage for Westpac online banking 
By Allie Coyne | Jan 18, 2015 | Comment Now 
Maintenance issues force system offline.
 
New Zealand faces important Novopay test  
By Paris Cowan | Jan 16, 2015 | Comment Now 
Desperate not to repeat last year’s troubles.
 
Adelaide Uni unshackles students from workstations 
By Allie Coyne | Jan 16, 2015 | Comment Now 
Virtual apps respond to BYOD boom.
 
Samsung approaches BlackBerry for buyout 
Jan 15, 2015 | Comment Now 
[Update] Offers up to 60 percent premium on trading price.
 
Microsoft begins winding down support for Windows 7 
By Juha Saarinen | Jan 14, 2015 | Comment Now 
Mainstream support ends today.
 
Revealed: Queensland’s case against IBM 
By Paris Cowan | Jan 13, 2015 | Comment Now 
State government says it was misled.
 
NASA, Nissan partner for autonomous car tech 
By Allie Coyne | Jan 12, 2015 | Comment Now 
Aim to deliver vehicle systems from next year.
 
Microsoft dumps free pre-Patch Tuesday notices 
By Paris Cowan | Jan 9, 2015 | Comment Now 
Advance notification service limited to premier customers.
 
Google discloses zero-day bug in Windows 
Jan 6, 2015 | Comment Now 
Gave Microsoft 90 days grace to patch the flaw.
 
Buggy code update triggers Bing, Yahoo outage 
Jan 5, 2015 | Comment Now 
Siri and Cortana also affected.
 
SA Police to buy facial recognition mobile app 
By Paris Cowan | Dec 30, 2014 | Comment Now 
Database check from an Android smartphone.
 
China blocks Gmail 
Dec 30, 2014 | Comment Now 
US voices concern over perceived web censorship.
 
Core Qld Health system could turn 30 before it is replaced 
By Paris Cowan | Dec 23, 2014 | Comment Now 
Parliamentary committee still holds fears for HBCIS.
 
Real-time tracking arrives for Sunshine Coast buses 
 
Google to build Android directly into cars 
Dec 19, 2014 | Comment Now 
Next version to be embedded.
 
Cost of NSW Education's LMBR to soar past $573m 
By Paris Cowan | Dec 16, 2014 | Comment Now 
Agency to plead for more funds to finish troubled rollout.
 
Android apps accessing user data without asking 
By Allie Coyne | Dec 16, 2014 | Comment Now 
Issue affects Android 4.3 and older.
 
Corporate allies rally for Microsoft in overseas data fight 
Dec 16, 2014 | Comment Now 
Back efforts to block US govt request for data in Ireland.
 
Google faces fine for web privacy violations 
Dec 16, 2014 | Comment Now 
$22 million penalty could be imposed by Dutch watchdog.
 
NAB takes new approach to software testing 
By Allie Coyne | Dec 16, 2014 | Comment Now 
Opts for units over man hours.
 
Govt extends software depreciation to reap $420m 
By Paris Cowan | Dec 16, 2014 | Comment Now 
Accounting changes to help budget bottom line.
 
Microsoft pulls buggy Win 7 update over critical errors 
By Allie Coyne | Dec 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
Root cert patch causes issues with graphics drivers, Windows Defender.
 
Flights delayed after systems failure at UK control centre 
Dec 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
NATS blames technical fault in flight data system.
 
NSW Board of Studies forced to fork out for system outage 
By Paris Cowan | Dec 12, 2014 | Comment Now 
HSC markers compensated for lost time.
 
Victoria to release real-time bus data  
By Paris Cowan | Dec 11, 2014 | Comment Now 
March 2015 picked as tentative date for launch.
 
Microsoft yanks Exchange 2010 patch 
By Allie Coyne | Dec 11, 2014 | Comment Now 
Issues means Exchange not connecting with Outlook.
 
Photos: IBM's first wave of enterprise iOS apps 
By Juha Saarinen | Dec 11, 2014 | Comment Now 
MobileFirst apps target six separate sectors.
 
Inside BOQ’s new approach to end-user computing 
By Allie Coyne | Dec 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
New head office provides fertile ground for change.
 
Queensland’s mobile police shift away from HTML5 
By Paris Cowan | Dec 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
Award-winning QLiTE app rewritten.
 
NSW Ambulance losing revenue from billing system issues: Auditor 
By Allie Coyne | Dec 9, 2014 | Comment Now 
eHealth NSW also chastised in new report.
 
CommBank processes PEXA's first property settlement 
By Allie Coyne | Dec 9, 2014 | Comment Now 
Aims to replace legacy paper-based approach.
 
Tax Office to overhaul data and analytics strategy 
By Penny Wolf | Dec 9, 2014 | Comment Now 
Whole-of-gov buying scheme on way.
 
Microsoft readies Aussie data centres for Office 365 
By Steven Kiernan | Dec 9, 2014 | Comment Now 
Sydney and Melbourne hosting by March.
 
South Australian IT projects run $90m over budget 
By Paris Cowan | Dec 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
Report reveals that Cabinet considered dumping EPAS.
 
Cisco Systems sues Arista over patent infringement 
Dec 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
Claims rival copied its products.
 
WA govt uses spatial data to lure prospective miners 
By Paris Cowan | Dec 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
State's battle it out for dwinding resources revenue.
 
AFP seeks help to keep tabs on protest groups 
By Paris Cowan | Dec 5, 2014 | Comment Now 
Tracking of web activity to be outsourced.
 
Westpac offers fingerprint log-in for mobile banking 
By Allie Coyne | Dec 5, 2014 | Comment Now 
St George's iPhone, Samsung project expands across bank.
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