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Text bug crashes iPhones, Apple Watch 
By Juha Saarinen | 18 hours ago | Comment Now 
Apple working on fix for Unicode parsing vulnerability.
 
How Suncorp is using data to prevent churn, predict claims 
By Allie Coyne | 1 day 8 hours ago | Comment Now 
Core banking overhaul “smack on schedule”.
 
EMC buys enterprise cloud company Virtustream for $1.6bn 
1 day 16 hours ago | Comment Now 
Looks outside of data storage.
 
Immigration to pre-screen passengers leaving Aussie airports 
By Paris Cowan | 1 day 17 hours ago | Comment Now 
Legislation expands scope of data demanded from airlines.
 
Microsoft furthers Android, iOS integration push in Win10 
By Juha Saarinen | 1 day 17 hours ago | Comment Now 
Cross-platform extend and embrace strategy in full swing.
 
NAB completes Oracle customer master rollout 
By Allie Coyne | 2 days ago | Comment Now 
Single customer view rolled out to 4500 bankers.
 
Data matching to help Immigration catch fake visa couples 
By Paris Cowan | 2 days ago | Comment Now 
Analysis against Centrelink records to fish out suspected fraud.
 
ING Direct puts account balance on iPhone home screen 
 
System glitch prevents Aussies from voting in Eurovision 
3 days ago | Comment Now 
MNET system brings up error messages.
 
Qld Police to address ANPR data corruption with new deal 
By Paris Cowan | 3 days ago | Comment Now 
Packet loss on the agenda as contract expires.
 
Aussie police back national facial recognition database 
By Paris Cowan | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
State, federal law enforcement agree on plan to tackle organised crime.
 
Qld Health aims to be off XP in 12 months 
By Paris Cowan | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
New CTO laments "worst piece of kit" in state hospitals.
 
NetApp to cut 500 jobs 
May 21, 2015 | Comment Now 
Lower OEM sales hurt bottom line.
 
Apple, Android app makers not swayed by mobile Windows 10 
May 20, 2015 | Comment Now 
Too much effort for little gain.
 
Corruption inquiry hears of Ultranet’s chequered beginnings 
By Paris Cowan | May 20, 2015 | Comment Now 
Manager raised concerns about $1m Oracle contribution.
 
IT workarounds threaten privacy of children in care: Qld Auditor 
By Paris Cowan | May 20, 2015 | Comment Now 
Systems not up to the task at hand.
 
ATO considers white-labelling myTax 
By Allie Coyne | May 19, 2015 | Comment Now 
May offer product to tax agents.
 
Aussie retailers unite to set industry standard for data exchange 
By Allie Coyne | May 19, 2015 | Comment Now 
Dick Smith CIO leads charge to "remove waste".
 
MyGov digital mail to expand to businesses 
By Allie Coyne | May 18, 2015 | Comment Now 
DTO reveals multi-year project.
 
Google autonomous cars to hit public roads 
May 18, 2015 | Comment Now 
Local law requires steering wheels, brakes.
 
Data analytics getting boots on the pitch 
By Paris Cowan | May 18, 2015 | Comment Now 
Football NSW on its first two years away from the Excel spreadsheet.
 
Microsoft rules out free Win10 upgrades for pirate copies 
By Juha Saarinen | May 18, 2015 | Comment Now 
Will offer other upgrade options.
 
Windows 10 to launch in seven editions 
By Juha Saarinen | May 14, 2015 | Comment Now 
Internet of Things version joins enterprise, home editions.
 
DHS to appoint a deputy secretary in charge of welfare IT replacement 
By Paris Cowan | May 14, 2015 | Comment Now 
Top tier exec dedicated to $1 billion systems overhaul.
 
Govt forced to spend more on troubled budget system 
By Paris Cowan | May 12, 2015 | Comment Now 
Budget 2015: New contracts on the horizon.
 
Hockey confirms Google, Netflix taxes 
By Allie Coyne | May 11, 2015 | Comment Now 
GST for online intangibles, new tax laws to arrive with budget.
 
McDonald's opts for Oracle in global finance overhaul 
By Allie Coyne | May 11, 2015 | Comment Now 
Promoted CIO leads migration.
 
How Vodafone uses data to guess customer’s satisfaction rating  
 
Govt to make e-health records opt-out 
By Paris Cowan | May 10, 2015 | Comment Now 
Backs Royle recommendations, including NeHTA closure.
 
Spotless goes mobile to manage work orders 
By Ry Crozier | May 8, 2015 | Comment Now 
Facility services giant deploys mixed Android, iOS environment.
 
Defence begins major business process overhaul 
 
Atlassian buys HipChat rival 
May 7, 2015 | Comment Now 
Will migrate users, shut down service.
 
EMC releases first open source offering 
By Penny Wolf | May 7, 2015 | Comment Now 
Hopes to extend reach of ViPR Controller.
 
Google kills off PageSpeed 
By Allie Coyne | May 7, 2015 | Comment Now 
Site admins given three months to reconfigure websites.
 
Tigerair deploys iPads to cut down check-in queue times 
By Allie Coyne | May 6, 2015 | Comment Now 
'Max' app to process boarding passes, seat changes.
 
Victoria dumps RandL project, writes off $97m 
By Paris Cowan | May 6, 2015 | Comment Now 
Troubled rego and licensing system taken off life support.
 
Coles trials voice-recognition ordering tech 
By Allie Coyne | May 5, 2015 | Comment Now 
Tests Hiku devices with 50 customers.
 
CSIRO debuts bushfire prediction tool 
By Brendon Foye | May 5, 2015 | Comment Now 
Spark aimed at saving lives.
 
Service NSW offers real-time queue updates 
By Penny Wolf | May 5, 2015 | Comment Now 
Moving towards the "Netflix version of government".
 
Google backs Docker container rival CoreOS 
By Allie Coyne | May 5, 2015 | Comment Now 
Appc gains ground with inclusion in Kubernetes.
 
Office 2016 released as public preview 
By Juha Saarinen | May 5, 2015 | Comment Now 
Applications that adapt to users, faster Outlook.
 
Microsoft launches cross-platform code editor 
By Juha Saarinen | May 4, 2015 | Comment Now 
Continues open source push.
 
Victoria to release real-time transport data 
By Paris Cowan | May 1, 2015 | Comment Now 
Access to long-awaited feed to arrive 'in coming weeks'.
 
MYOB raises $833m in Aussie IPO 
May 1, 2015 | Comment Now 
Book build reaches top end of expectations.
 
Inside La Trobe's cloud-based finance overhaul 
By Paris Cowan | May 1, 2015 | Comment Now 
Execs to check real-time cashflow on Apple Watch.
 
ACMA overhauls spectrum licence and device rego system 
By Juha Saarinen | Apr 30, 2015 | Comment Now 
Two-week service suspension to allow for systems update.
 
American Airlines planes grounded over iPad app issue 
By Allie Coyne | Apr 29, 2015 | Comment Now 
Terminal chart software shutting down devices.
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