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Mobile manufacturing hubs get goods to buyers faster.
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Monash Uni plans to commercialise product in three years.
Gemalto confirms spy agency network intrusion 
By Juha Saarinen | 3 days ago | Comment Now 
But says SIM encryption keys not taken.
 
Volvo readies driverless cars for public roads 
 
NSW Police buys 500 Samsung Galaxy smartphones 
By Allie Coyne | 6 days ago | 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.
 
DHL to load test IT systems at $120m Sydney campus 
By Ry Crozier | Feb 17, 2015 | Comment Now 
Head of IT lays out DHL's strategy.
 
Photos: DHL's $120m Sydney campus 
Feb 17, 2015 | Comment Now 
The automated systems are put through their paces.
 
US draft drone rules deal blow to Amazon 
Feb 16, 2015 | Comment Now 
Package delivery not allowed.
 
Vocus splashes $23.5m on two data centres 
By Allie Coyne | Feb 13, 2015 | Comment Now 
Acquires EDC business and assets.
 
Software design error caused UK air traffic control failure 
 
Photos: Meet the US Navy's fire-fighting robot 
By Allie Coyne | Feb 6, 2015 | Comment Now 
Prototype humanoid to battle blazes on ships.
 
Apple to build data centre out of failed sapphire plant 
Feb 3, 2015 | Comment Now 
Invests $2.6 billion in conversion.
 
Qld Police to expand number plate recognition 
By Allie Coyne | Jan 30, 2015 | Comment Now 
On the hunt for a managed solution.
 
Qld Labor commits to body-worn cameras for police 
 
Qantas to offer virtual reality headsets in first class 
By Paris Cowan | Jan 29, 2015 | Comment Now 
Samsung Gear VR on A380 flights, first class lounges.
 
Foxconn wants to replace workers with robots 
Jan 29, 2015 | Comment Now 
Jobs rationalisation for Apple manufacturer.
 
NewSat defaults on $26m in overdue Lockheed payments 
By Allie Coyne | Jan 27, 2015 | Comment Now 
Jabiru-1 satellite build hits further hurdles.
 
Apple's Aussie tax bill swells after profits triple 
By Steven Kiernan | Jan 26, 2015 | Comment Now 
Pre-tax earnings jump 184 percent.
 
Amazon to buy Israeli start-up chipmaker 
Jan 23, 2015 | Comment Now 
Annapurna Labs taken over for up to $462m.
 
Melbourne IT services struggle under major firewall issue 
 
Port of Melbourne automation project scooped by Finnish giant 
By Ry Crozier | Jan 21, 2015 | Comment Now 
Over $77m worth of equipment and IT.
 
Qld Police to get 5400 more iPads under re-elected LNP 
By Paris Cowan | Jan 19, 2015 | Comment Now 
Science and technology research offered $90m in funding.
 
Photos: Google's modular smartphone 
By Allie Coyne | Jan 16, 2015 | Comment Now 
Second Project Ara prototype made public.
 
Google pulls Glass from market 
By Juha Saarinen | Jan 16, 2015 | Comment Now 
Promises future versions.
 
iiNet's Perth data centre melts in heatwave 
Jan 6, 2015 | Comment Now 
Service restored to angry customers over six hours later.
 
ABC, Telstra drones to capture NYE fireworks from 1000ft 
 
Taiwan clears Chinese smartphone-makers of privacy breach 
Dec 31, 2014 | Comment Now 
National security fears averted.
 
Photos: Google's self-driving car enters first real build 
By Allie Coyne | Dec 24, 2014 | Comment Now 
First complete prototype unveiled.
 
Photos: Meet the US Navy's drone shark 
By Allie Coyne | Dec 19, 2014 | Comment Now 
'GhostSwimmer' robot to be used for environmental data collection and surveillance.
 
NSW Police to equip 1000 cops with body-worn cameras 
By Paris Cowan | Dec 18, 2014 | Comment Now 
Issues spec sheet for 267 devices.
 
Flights delayed after systems failure at UK control centre 
Dec 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
NATS blames technical fault in flight data system.
 
Drones to inspect NSW electricity infrastructure 
By Paris Cowan | Dec 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
TransGrid to modernise the ‘binoculars’ approach.
 
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.
 
New Bluetooth spec beefs up security, data speeds 
By Juha Saarinen | Dec 4, 2014 | Comment Now 
Features IPv6 addressing for Internet of Things and wearables.
 
Intel takes on Google with new smart eyewear deal 
Dec 4, 2014 | Comment Now 
Teams up with Glass partner Luxottica.
 
Royal Children’s Hospital to link hospital machines with eMR 
By Paris Cowan | Dec 3, 2014 | Comment Now 
Bedside devices to automatically update patient records.
 
Amazon shows off robot-powered fulfillment centres 
By Allie Coyne | Dec 2, 2014 | Comment Now 
Eighth-gen warehouse boasts new kit.
 
Samsung staff fear the chop in annual reshuffle 
Dec 1, 2014 | Comment Now 
Tension rises after bad quarter.
 
IBM nabs $99m Transport for NSW deal 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 28, 2014 | Comment Now 
Value of infrastructure mega-contract revealed.
 
First 3D printer in space goes to work for NASA 
By Paris Cowan | Nov 27, 2014 | Comment Now 
Manufacturing self-sufficiency in Earth's orbit.
 
Vic Coalition promises $25m for police smart devices 
By Paris Cowan | Nov 25, 2014 | Comment Now 
Re-elected government will stump up for mobility vision.
 
Google flying more, longer-lasting Project Loon balloons 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 24, 2014 | Comment Now 
Clocks faster deployment speeds in high-altitude internet initiative.
 
Qld Transport to replace core registration system 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 24, 2014 | Comment Now 
State's biggest citizen info repository set for overhaul.
 
Qld chopper rescue bases go high-tech 
By Paris Cowan | Nov 21, 2014 | Comment Now 
Sharing screen views between sites.
 
AWS slammed for secrecy over renewable energy goal 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 20, 2014 | Comment Now 
Greenpeace sceptical of data centre sustainability pledge.
 
Nokia launches Android tablet 
Nov 19, 2014 | Comment Now 
Revives the brand with iPad lookalike.
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