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Greenpeace sceptical of data centre sustainability pledge.
Revives the brand with iPad lookalike.
Pawsey Magnus supercomputer packs petascale prowess 
 
US govt to spend $485m to build fastest supercomputers 
6 days ago | Comment Now 
Will outperform China's Tianhe-2.
 
BlackBerry, Samsung combine Knox, BES12 in enterprise push 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
Partnership aimed squarely at Apple, IBM tie-up.
 
Apple lets Aussie IT teams mass-configure devices 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 13, 2014 | Comment Now 
iPhones ready to go right out of the box.
 
AusNet adds $175m to cost of Vic smart meter rollout 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 13, 2014 | Comment Now 
On top of $37.5m govt fee, $15m asset impairment.
 
Apple sued over disappearing iMessages 
By Jonathan Stempel | Nov 12, 2014 | Comment Now 
Potential class action launched in California.
 
Microsoft debuts first non-Nokia Lumia phone 
By Juha Saarinen | Nov 12, 2014 | Comment Now 
Dual-SIM model available, 3G only.
 
Woman busted for importing meth in printer cartridges 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 7, 2014 | Comment Now 
Commercial quantity of drugs hidden in boxes of ink.
 
BYOD in schools stirs up controversy in Qld 
By Paris Cowan | Nov 6, 2014 | Comment Now 
How to get tech in the classroom within a budget?
 
Teaching drones to navigate like birds 
[Opinion] What Google, Amazon could learn from nature.
 
Amex replaces credit card numbers with digital tokens 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 5, 2014 | Comment Now 
Aims to circumvent fraudsters.
 
Retail robots assist shoppers at US hardware chain Lowe's 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 4, 2014 | Comment Now 
Stock availability, location queries answered by machine.
 
WA govt imposes standard discounts on new PC panel suppliers 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 4, 2014 | Comment Now 
Wants cost savings, better access to new tech.
 
Whole-of-govt IT hardware panel to open for bids 
By Paris Cowan | Nov 4, 2014 | Comment Now 
Finance takes last minute feedback.
 
Australian data centre floor space growth rate 'exceptional' 
By Juha Saarinen | Oct 31, 2014 | Comment Now 
Sydney and Melbourne rack up co-lo capacity.
 
Aurizon uses drones to inspect rail assets 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 31, 2014 | Comment Now 
Safer for workers, better for data.
 
Vic Govt promises 3D printers for all state high schools 
By Paris Cowan | Oct 27, 2014 | Comment Now 
Grants to "nurture scientific endeavour".
 
Meet FABACUS, Westpac's first computer 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 24, 2014 | Comment Now 
GE225 operators celebrate gold anniversary.
 
Early Apple computer sells for $1 million at auction 
 
Myer trials ‘The Hub’ in-store omni-channel centre 
 
Microsoft confirms Australian Azure launch 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 21, 2014 | Comment Now 
Available from next week.
 
IBM offloads chip unit 
Oct 21, 2014 | Comment Now 
Reports revenue drop of four percent.
 
Govt grant buys Victorian supercomputer two more years 
By Paris Cowan | Oct 21, 2014 | Comment Now 
As original VLSCI funding dries up.
 
Unsecure police radios at centre of Victorian election battle 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 20, 2014 | Comment Now 
Will $10 million be enough to do the job?
 
Apple unveils new iPads, 5K display iMac and Mac Minis 
By Juha Saarinen | Oct 17, 2014 | Comment Now 
Highest resolution screen so far.
 
Photos: A tour of CommBank's new innovation lab 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 16, 2014 | Comment Now 
Oculus Rift, Kinect and more.
 
HP, VMware combine to push AirWatch enterprise mobility 
By Juha Saarinen | Oct 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
Toe to toe with Microsoft, IBM and Apple.
 
Senate inquiry hears calls for crackdown on 3D printed guns 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
Victoria Police warns of 'significant risk' to police, citizens.
 
SA Police gets $1.5m for 350 more smartphones 
By Paris Cowan | Oct 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
Red tape review to clear path to 'paperless policing'.
 
Southern Cross Uni signs Huawei for high-speed makeover 
 
Cisco sinks $18 million into Chinese cloud 
Oct 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
Enters joint venture with local electronics supplier TCL.
 
Belkin server outage takes routers offline 
By Juha Saarinen | Oct 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
Aussies affected when hardcoded heartbeat stops.
 
Samsung expects massive profit plunge for third quarter 
Oct 7, 2014 | Comment Now 
Three-year low forecast as Galaxies lose ground to iPhones.
 
CommBank discovers security issues with NBN-connected ATMs 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 3, 2014 | Comment Now 
New CIO responds to migration inquiry.
 
Ireland's Apple tax treatment may breach EU laws 
By Tom Bergin, Julia Fioretti | Oct 1, 2014 | Comment Now 
Competition watchdog puts partnership on notice.
 
BlackBerry cuts loss, sales rise 
Sep 29, 2014 | Comment Now 
Shares jump.
 
AusPost weighs up outsourcing end user IT 
By Paris Cowan | Sep 29, 2014 | Comment Now 
Union leaps to defend cut-weary workers.
 
Magnus supercomputer offered up to 'Petascale pioneers' 
By Paris Cowan | Sep 29, 2014 | Comment Now 
Pawsey team aims to challenge the ambitions of Aussie science.
 
Blackberry launches 'Passport' smartphone 
By Juha Saarinen | Sep 25, 2014 | Comment Now 
Brings Blend client for iOS, Windows and Android into the mix.
 
Google to build $870m free-cooled Dutch data centre 
By Allie Coyne | Sep 24, 2014 | Comment Now 
Netherlands shaping as a data centre hub.
 
Australia’s banks review the iPhone 6 
By Allie Coyne | Sep 24, 2014 | Comment Now 
ANZ, ING Direct and Westpac execs weigh in on NFC, TouchID and big screens.
 
UQ bio and nanotech dept builds a supercomputer 
By Juha Saarinen | Sep 23, 2014 | Comment Now 
Chooses Dell kit, focus on computational speed.
 
Apple sells 10 million iPhones in launch weekend 
By Soham Chatterjee | Sep 23, 2014 | Comment Now 
With or without China, the iPhone brand pulls big numbers.
 
LA's $1.5b iPads in schools experiment hits trouble 
Sep 22, 2014 | Comment Now 
Review uncovers late curriculum, probity concerns.
 
Qld Police not convinced by body worn cameras 
By Paris Cowan | Sep 17, 2014 | Comment Now 
Privacy, resourcing hurdles for Brisbane 'robocops'.
 
Feather-light tablets to save American Airlines $710k  
Sep 11, 2014 | Comment Now 
Replacing heavy manuals reaps fuel dividend.
 
NEC wins Defence data centre migration work 
By Brett Winterford | Sep 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
As subcontractor to $800m Defence contract with Lockheed Martin.
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