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Contractor Harris given additional work following rollout.
No intention to revive lapsed PUP bill.
Saving workers from slips and falls in sludge.
Spotless goes mobile to manage work orders 
By Ry Crozier | May 8, 2015 | Comment Now 
Facility services giant deploys mixed Android, iOS environment.
 
Motorola Mobility ordered to pay $12.8m in patent case 
May 6, 2015 | Comment Now 
Loses battle on one out of four Fujifilm patents.
 
AWS trialling Tesla batteries in data centres 
By Juha Saarinen | May 4, 2015 | Comment Now 
Part of renewable energy strategy.
 
Equinix to build fourth Sydney data centre 
By Allie Coyne | Apr 30, 2015 | Comment Now 
Will pour $121 million into 12,500 square metre facility.
 
Microsoft puts iOS and Android apps on Windows 10 
By Bill Rigby | Apr 30, 2015 | Comment Now 
Projects Islandwood and Astoria break cover at Build dev conference.
 
Outback Australia gets surprise NASA balloon landing 
By Allie Coyne | Apr 29, 2015 | Comment Now 
Flight terminated after a third of planned trip.
 
Victorian govt to encrypt all police radios 
By Paris Cowan | Apr 29, 2015 | Comment Now 
Promises an extra $25m for digital network replacement.
 
Microsoft faces US smartphone import ban 
Apr 29, 2015 | Comment Now 
Phones found to infringe patents.
 
HP, Lenovo land $250m NSW education deal 
By Steven Kiernan | Apr 27, 2015 | Comment Now 
Panel spans schools and TAFEs with desktops, notebooks and tablets.
 
Australia to roll out facial recognition in airports 
By Paris Cowan | Apr 23, 2015 | Comment Now 
Customs switches vendors, hands $18m deal to Vision-Box.
 
Melbourne's fire brigade eyes new UAVs 
By Ry Crozier | Apr 22, 2015 | Comment Now 
Fully operational with budget.
 
Sydney to get first Microsoft flagship store outside US 
By Juha Saarinen | Apr 21, 2015 | Comment Now 
Will carry full range of products and services.
 
IBM revenue continues 12-quarter slide 
Apr 21, 2015 | Comment Now 
As big blue sheds unprofitable businesses.
 
Amazon gets approval for new drone tests 
Apr 10, 2015 | Comment Now 
US FAA gives speedy green light.
 
Australia's banks race to be first with watch apps 
By Allie Coyne | Apr 9, 2015 | Comment Now 
CommBank prepares offering for Samsung, Apple watches.
 
WA Police eyes copper-cam at hold-ups 
By Ry Crozier | Apr 2, 2015 | Comment Now 
Broader mobile revamp on the cards.
 
Photos: Microsoft's new Surface 3 tablet 
By Juha Saarinen | Apr 1, 2015 | Comment Now 
Microsoft has pared down the specs in favour of portability.
 
First look at the new Microsoft Surface 3  
By Juha Saarinen | Apr 1, 2015 | Comment Now 
Thinner, smaller, with 10-hour battery life.
 
Why CommBank’s Albert took so long 
By Allie Coyne | Apr 1, 2015 | Comment Now 
Bank opens up on development journey.
 
CommBank finally launches Albert tablet solution 
By Allie Coyne | Mar 31, 2015 | Comment Now 
Touchscreen device for merchants goes on sale.
 
Google to build robots for surgery 
Mar 30, 2015 | Comment Now 
Partners with Johnson & Johnson.
 
FBI, ATF wasted $2.7m on unusable drones 
Mar 30, 2015 | Comment Now 
Dozens of machines never deployed.
 
Roy Hill receives first trains destined for automated haulage 
By Ry Crozier | Mar 27, 2015 | Comment Now 
Systems will eventually enable driverless capability.
 
Facebook sued for allegedly stealing data centre designs 
By Juha Saarinen | Mar 27, 2015 | Comment Now 
Action taken over information published through OpenCompute project.
 
Amazon blasts FAA for slow action on drone regulation 
Mar 25, 2015 | Comment Now 
Says new approval is already obsolete.
 
Photos: Inside Equinix's new Melbourne data centre 
By Tony Yoo | Mar 24, 2015 | Comment Now 
$66m ME1 officially launches.
 
Samsung to pre-install Microsoft apps on Android tablets 
Mar 24, 2015 | Comment Now 
Expand partnership beyond Galaxy S6.
 
Amazon gets approval to test drone delivery 
By Allie Coyne | Mar 20, 2015 | Comment Now 
Prime Air to take flight.
 
Apple patents portable fuel cell power supply 
By Juha Saarinen | Mar 18, 2015 | Comment Now 
Aims to lengthen device life by days.
 
BlackBerry launches snoop-proof tablet 
By Juha Saarinen | Mar 16, 2015 | Comment Now 
Customised Samsung Android tablet developed with IBM.
 
NextDC betas open DC management tool 
By Penny Wolf | Mar 12, 2015 | Comment Now 
Enters SaaS market with vendor-neutral solution.
 
Rio Tinto counts down to launch of autonomous trains 
By Allie Coyne | Mar 11, 2015 | Comment Now 
Long-haul network to run 180 locomotives.
 
Facebook launches 'Yosemite' Open Compute server chassis 
 
Apple jacks up Aussie iPhone 6 prices 
By Allie Coyne | Mar 10, 2015 | Comment Now 
Falling Aussie dollar hits bottom line.
 
Australia among first to get Apple Watch 
By Juha Saarinen | Mar 10, 2015 | Comment Now 
Apple Pay still only for the United States.
 
Virgin Atlantic engineers to test Sony smart glasses, watches 
Mar 5, 2015 | Comment Now 
To allow more time on planes during turnaround.
 
Australia Post completes data centre overhaul 
Mar 4, 2015 | Comment Now 
Laying foundations for the future.
 
Blackphone's new platform targets 'enterprise privacy' 
By Juha Saarinen | Mar 3, 2015 | Comment Now 
Introduces new devices, operating system partitioning.
 
Photos: Samsung's flagship Galaxy S6 
By Brendon Foye | Mar 2, 2015 | Comment Now 
Equipped with mobile payments functionality.
 
Amazon looks to 3D printing trucks 
By Allie Coyne | Feb 27, 2015 | Comment Now 
Mobile manufacturing hubs get goods to buyers faster.
 
Photos: The race for driverless cars 
By Brendon Foye | Feb 27, 2015 | Comment Now 
Who's taken pole position?
 
Aussie researchers unveil world's first 3D-printed jet engine 
Feb 26, 2015 | Comment Now 
Monash Uni plans to commercialise product in three years.
 
Gemalto confirms spy agency network intrusion 
By Juha Saarinen | Feb 26, 2015 | Comment Now 
But says SIM encryption keys not taken.
 
Volvo readies driverless cars for public roads 
By Allie Coyne | Feb 24, 2015 | Comment Now 
Test scheduled for 2017.
 
NSW Police buys 500 Samsung Galaxy smartphones 
By Allie Coyne | Feb 23, 2015 | Comment Now 
Trials progress to expanded rollout.
 
Supernap's $1bn bet on Reno 
Feb 19, 2015 | Comment Now 
Nevada facility larger than all Australia's co-lo combined.
 
Photos: Inside Foxconn's Sydney facility 
By Brendon Foye | Feb 19, 2015 | Comment Now 
How HP's devices get made in Australia.
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