Hardware

'GhostSwimmer' robot to be used for environmental data collection and surveillance.
Issues spec sheet for 267 devices.
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.
 
Pawsey Magnus supercomputer packs petascale prowess 
 
US govt to spend $485m to build fastest supercomputers 
Nov 17, 2014 | 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.
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