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SA Minister apologises for handling of rego systems outage 
By Paris Cowan | 10 hours ago | Comment Now 
Promises refunds for customers charged more than once.
 
Infosys execs ousted after Apple overbilling scandal 
 
RBS hit with $102m fine for IT failures 
By Allie Coyne | 16 hours ago | Comment Now 
Systems crash lands bank in regulatory hot water.
 
Qld chopper rescue bases go high-tech 
By Paris Cowan | 16 hours ago | Comment Now 
Sharing screen views between sites.
 
Govt kicks off cost-benefit analysis of emergency services spectrum 
By Allie Coyne | 17 hours ago | Comment Now 
PFA welcomes action on pre-election promise.
 
Vodafone would sell Australian operation 'for the right price' 
By Juha Saarinen | 21 hours ago | Comment Now 
Updated: Telco boss Colao invites offers for non-core assets.
 
Wife of accused Sydney Uni IT fraudster admits lying to ICAC 
By Paris Cowan | 21 hours ago | Comment Now 
Faces up to five years in prison.
 
Mozilla dumps Google for Yahoo as default search 
By Juha Saarinen | 1 day 8 hours ago | Comment Now 
No single global default search engine for Firefox.
 
MPs reject e-voting over cost, integrity fears 
By Paris Cowan | 1 day 11 hours ago | Comment Now 
No need to tempt the ‘luck of the Irish’.
 
WhatsApp rolls out end-to-end encryption 
By Ashley Carman | 1 day 12 hours ago | Comment Now 
Offers extra-strength security.
 
NBN Co won't shadow TPG for basement fibre 
By Andrew Colley | 1 day 14 hours ago | Comment Now 
Works to boost MDU rollout.
 
AWS slammed for secrecy over renewable energy goal 
By Allie Coyne | 1 day 15 hours ago | Comment Now 
Greenpeace sceptical of data centre sustainability pledge.
 
SA votes to protect itself from open data lawsuits 
By Paris Cowan | 1 day 15 hours ago | Comment Now 
Immunity laws cover government against civil suits.
 
CSIRO chief joins Rio Tinto board 
By Allie Coyne | 1 day 18 hours ago | Comment Now 
Tech experience makes her 'great fit' for miner.
 
Tech start-ups battle it out for Westpac funding 
By Allie Coyne | 1 day 21 hours ago | Comment Now 
House price prediction platform wins out.
 
Azure cloud suffers multi-region outage 
By Juha Saarinen | 1 day 21 hours ago | Comment Now 
Update: Microsoft offers details on bug.
 
EFF to launch free digital cert authority 
By Juha Saarinen | 1 day 22 hours ago | Comment Now 
Wants to replace HTTP with HTTPS.
 
Can technology save the ABC & SBS from deep cuts? 
By Paris Cowan | 2 days ago | Comment Now 
Shared services, pay-per-view streaming on the table.
 
Microsoft issues urgent patch for critical Windows flaw 
By Allie Coyne | 2 days ago | Comment Now 
Bug allows attackers to become admins.
 
Encryption, tokenisation to shape future PCI compliance 
By Brett Winterford | 2 days ago | Comment Now 
PCI Security Council mulls response to retail malware attacks.
 
Telstra offers free trial for first 1000 wi-fi hotspots 
By Allie Coyne | 2 days ago | Comment Now 
To lure new home broadband customers.
 
Netflix announces Australian launch 
By Brett Winterford | 2 days ago | Comment Now 
Updated: Will the telcos play ball?
 
Lufthansa outsources IT to IBM for $1.4bn 
By Allie Coyne | 2 days ago | Comment Now 
IT infrastructure division shifted out.
 
Nokia launches Android tablet 
2 days ago | Comment Now 
Revives the brand with iPad lookalike.
 
NSW agencies urged to consider good privacy in customer service 
By Paris Cowan | 2 days ago | Comment Now 
State Privacy Commissioner talks up trust.
 
Huawei claims 100Mbps possible over 800m copper lines 
By Juha Saarinen | 2 days ago | Comment Now 
SuperVector ekes out more performance.
 
Pawsey Magnus supercomputer packs petascale prowess 
 
Veterans' Affairs forced to apologise over privacy breach 
By Paris Cowan | 3 days ago | Comment Now 
Pilgrim calls an end to three year dispute.
 
Why the Govt's $80k procurement threshold should be scrapped 
By John Hilvert | 3 days ago | Comment Now 
[Opinion] Exemptions make a mockery of the rule.
 
NSW Transport’s mammoth SAP overhaul hits delays 
By Paris Cowan | 3 days ago | Comment Now 
IT team forced to deal with team, scope changes.
 
US to boost military with robotics, 3D printing 
3 days ago | Comment Now 
Technological edge waning, Hagel warns.
 
CSIRO staff angry at execs' failure to secure funding 
 
US State Department shuts down email system after hack 
3 days ago | Comment Now 
Latest in a campaign by unknown attackers.
 
Inside the early days of Singapore's first privacy regime 
By Paris Cowan | 3 days ago | Comment Now 
"Still a fair amount of work to do" in data hosting hotspot.
 
Tech giants push for legal curbs on govt surveillance 
By Juha Saarinen | 3 days ago | Comment Now 
More work needed to rein in spy agencies.
 
Google helps track illegal fishing using satellite data 
By Allie Coyne | 4 days ago | Comment Now 
Pours funds into conservation effort.
 
Vocus exposed as RackCentral shuts up shop 
By Steven Kiernan | 4 days ago | Comment Now 
Warring parties fight over the size of the debts.
 
Google, Telstra trial balloon internet in Queensland 
 
State of NBN too uncertain for full corporate plan 
By Allie Coyne | 4 days ago | Comment Now 
NBN Co releases figures for FY2015.
 
How technology will unify Toll 
By Allie Coyne | 4 days ago | Comment Now 
The systems headache formed through 15 years of acquisitions.
 
US govt to spend $485m to build fastest supercomputers 
4 days ago | Comment Now 
Will outperform China's Tianhe-2.
 
NSW Corrective Services uses data to calculate risk of re-offending 
 
Data retention bill over the top, committee finds 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
Human rights parliamentary committee says 'get a warrant'.
 
Vic Coalition pledges $7m for IT to stop 'doctor-shopping' 
By Paris Cowan | Nov 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
“Long-overdue” prescription monitoring system promised.
 
Oracle, SAP settle $410m TomorrowNow lawsuit 
Nov 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
Long-running battle comes to a close.
 
BlackBerry, Samsung combine Knox, BES12 in enterprise push 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
Partnership aimed squarely at Apple, IBM tie-up.
 
Optus offers NFC payments on Android phones 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
First telco to dive into mobile payments.
 
Zespri takes kiwi fruit production to the public cloud 
By Penny Wolf | Nov 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
Migrates SAP environment to Microsoft Azure.
 
Optus undertakes major OSS upgrade 
By Stuart Corner | Nov 13, 2014 | Comment Now 
Picks NEC's NetCracker as replacement.
 
NBN Co reveals new broadband mix 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 13, 2014 | Comment Now 
FTTP relegated to the backbench.
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