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NBN Co ditches the 'co' from name 
By Allie Coyne | 1 day 2 hours ago | Comment Now 
Rebranding sees name change to 'NBN'.
 
Site blocking laws will stifle tech investment: Google 
By Paris Cowan | 1 day 6 hours ago | Comment Now 
Investors scared away by copyright uncertainty.
 
ASX opens new tech, customer support centre 
By Allie Coyne | 1 day 7 hours ago | Comment Now 
Co-locates staff on new level in Liquidity Centre.
 
AWS reveals US$5b annual revenue for first time 
By Paris Cowan | 1 day 11 hours ago | Comment Now 
Year-on-year growth at 49 percent.
 
Sydney Uni researcher flies self-docking drone 
By Brendon Foye | 1 day 11 hours ago | Comment Now 
With potential for autonomous fueling UAVs.
 
Westpac CIO appoints new IT deputy 
By Allie Coyne | 1 day 12 hours ago | Comment Now 
Another former CBA colleague to work under Curran.
 
Australia to roll out facial recognition in airports 
By Paris Cowan | 2 days ago | Comment Now 
Customs switches vendors, hands $18m deal to Vision-Box.
 
Google debuts new US wireless service 
2 days ago | Comment Now 
Project Fi unveiled.
 
Inside RMIT's student admissions overhaul 
By Penny Wolf | 2 days ago | Comment Now 
Former ANZ IT exec brings banking rigour to university.
 
Yarra Valley Water offers self-service with new online portal 
By Brendon Foye | 2 days ago | Comment Now 
Seeks to reduce reliance on call centres.
 
Thousands of Australian ecommerce sites vulnerable to 'Shoplift' bug 
By Juha Saarinen | 2 days ago | Comment Now 
Retailers slow to patch against full-compromise flaw.
 
Wi-fi authentication client bug opens multiple OS to attack 
By Juha Saarinen | 2 days ago | Comment Now 
Malicious P2P SSIDs could execute code on Linux, Windows, OS X.
 
Vic doctors want $50m to fix troubled hospital IT 
By Allie Coyne | 3 days ago | Comment Now 
Bad interfaces put lives in danger.
 
Melbourne's fire brigade eyes new UAVs 
By Ry Crozier | 3 days ago | Comment Now 
Fully operational with budget.
 
Microsoft phishing filter blocks legitimate Aussie sites 
By Allie Coyne | 3 days ago | Comment Now 
Universities, businesses affected.
 
ATO chief contests tech giants' tax claims 
By Allie Coyne | 3 days ago | Comment Now 
Apple, Google, Microsoft testimony questioned.
 
Qantas.com begins transition to AWS 
By Paris Cowan | 3 days ago | Comment Now 
CTO promises a failure-free future.
 
Queensland Health poaches Suncorp IT exec 
By Paris Cowan | 3 days ago | Comment Now 
Colin McCririck takes on challenging new role.
 
Dallas Buyers Club wants ISP user details in two weeks 
By Allie Coyne | 3 days ago | Comment Now 
But won't hand letter to judge until same day.
 
Qantas to use flight, travel data in first hackathon 
By Juha Saarinen | 3 days ago | Comment Now 
$4000 worth of flights on offer for the winner.
 
ServiceNow goes after users with free dev instances, app store 
By Penny Wolf | 3 days ago | Comment Now 
Two pronged attack to stem revenue decline.
 
Telstra turns to cloud for own application resiliency 
By Ry Crozier | 3 days ago | Comment Now 
New approach to keep transactions humming.
 
ATO asks eBay for help catching tax cheats 
By Allie Coyne | 3 days ago | Comment Now 
Starts new data matching program.
 
NBN Co reveals active service dates for 1000-node trial sites 
By Allie Coyne | 4 days ago | Comment Now 
First regions to go live in September.
 
Victoria promises new IT strategy focused on start-ups 
By Paris Cowan | 4 days ago | Comment Now 
Jobs creation, broadband high on state agenda.
 
Open source devs in uproar over Esri LAS lock-in plans 
By Allie Coyne | 4 days ago | Comment Now 
Geospatial community in new battle with mapping giant.
 
Singtel to delist from ASX 
By Allie Coyne | 4 days ago | Comment Now 
Low trading volumes pushes Optus parent to focus on Singapore.
 
Sydney to get first Microsoft flagship store outside US 
By Juha Saarinen | 4 days ago | Comment Now 
Will carry full range of products and services.
 
IBM revenue continues 12-quarter slide 
4 days ago | Comment Now 
As big blue sheds unprofitable businesses.
 
'Massive vulnerability' uncovered in eBay Magento ecommerce system 
By Juha Saarinen | 4 days ago | Comment Now 
Site owners urged to patch against full-compromise "Shoplift" bug.
 
NBN Co to start second FTTN trial 
By Allie Coyne | 5 days ago | Comment Now 
New seven-month test ahead of commercial launch.
 
Telcos label site-blocking bill 'deficient' 
By Allie Coyne | 5 days ago | Comment Now 
Two points of concern left unaddressed.
 
Optus considers breaking net neutrality in Australia 
By Andrew Colley | 5 days ago | Comment Now 
May charge Netflix, OTT providers for premium service.
 
NBN Co to trial faster fixed wireless 
By Allie Coyne | 5 days ago | Comment Now 
Regional areas to receive up to 50Mbps down.
 
Australia's infosec industry wants mandatory baseline security controls  
 
SA premier’s department recruiting IT chief 
By Paris Cowan | 5 days ago | Comment Now 
New role created in executive reshuffle.
 
Raytheon to acquire Websense for $2.4 billion 
5 days ago | Comment Now 
Bolsters infosec business following Blackbird buy.
 
Android for Work lands on Google Play 
By Allie Coyne | 5 days ago | Comment Now 
Standalone app for users on Android 4.0 and up.
 
China suspends invasive cyber security rules 
5 days ago | Comment Now 
Domestic banks push back against shift to local tech.
 
Google raises cloud storage transfer fees 
By Juha Saarinen | 5 days ago | Comment Now 
Australian regions subject to higher data egress charges.
 
Suncorp launches start-up insurance app into Aussie market 
By Allie Coyne | Apr 17, 2015 | Comment Now 
Trov offers on-the-go valuation of possessions.
 
NewSat enters administration over troubled satellite 
By Allie Coyne | Apr 17, 2015 | Comment Now 
Receivers look to save Jabiru-1.
 
Vocus buys stake in MacTel 
By Allie Coyne | Apr 17, 2015 | Comment Now 
Latest push into telco market.
 
Telstra's cost-cutting chief resigns 
Apr 17, 2015 | Comment Now 
Looks for non-exec roles.
 
NSW to build whole-of-gov budget management system 
By Paris Cowan | Apr 17, 2015 | Comment Now 
Major IT build to corral divergent data sources.
 
Google puts Cloud Dataflow into public beta 
By Russell Brown | Apr 17, 2015 | Comment Now 
Big Query SQL tool also gets an upgrade.
 
Microsoft hooks up with Android developer Cyanogen 
 
Treasury goes to market for new ERP 
By Allie Coyne | Apr 17, 2015 | Comment Now 
Will provide shared service to Bureau of Statistics.
 
CSIRO staff vote to begin industrial action 
By Paris Cowan | Apr 16, 2015 | Comment Now 
Plan to dump non-scientific work from 30 April.
 
Aussie ISP takes a year to refund $5000 to customer 
By Brendon Foye | Apr 16, 2015 | Comment Now 
Planet ISP pays up after threat of legal action.
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