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Google to build Android directly into cars 
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Next version to be embedded.
 
Android apps accessing user data without asking 
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Issue affects Android 4.3 and older.
 
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Inside BOQ’s new approach to end-user computing 
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New head office provides fertile ground for change.
 
Pub punters can pay for beers, bets using their phone 
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Systems crash lands bank in regulatory hot water.
 
Nokia launches Android tablet 
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Revives the brand with iPad lookalike.
 
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First telco to dive into mobile payments.
 
Apple addresses disappearing iMessage texts 
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Allows users to de-register phone numbers.
 
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NAB tech team told to build now, mop up later 
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Build of complete tech stack prioritised over customer migrations.
 
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Aims to circumvent fraudsters.
 
ANZ equips ATMs with 'tap and pin' technology 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 5, 2014 | Comment Now 
Makes long-trialled mobile wallet publicly available.
 
Inside Barclays and CommBank's open source collaboration 
By Paris Cowan | Nov 3, 2014 | Comment Now 
Using people power to drive down the costs of big data analytics.
 
US retailers shun Apple Pay, eye rival payments system 
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Stop supporting Apple Pay in favour of CurrenC.
 
US hacker sentenced to 21 months in prison for $17m scheme 
Oct 26, 2014 | Comment Now 
Targeted global banks over two years.
 
Google rethinks email service 
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Offers ‘Inbox’ to customers on request basis.
 
MasterCard adds fingerprint scanner to credit cards 
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Biometric security to replace PIN.
 
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