Hardware

Jabiru-1 satellite build hits further hurdles.
Pre-tax earnings jump 184 percent.
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.
 
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 
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