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NSW Transport gives Tangara trains new life 
By Allie Coyne | 4 hours ago | Comment Now 
Will be around an extra ten years.
 
Shaky IT threatens school leaver results in SA 
By Paris Cowan | 5 hours ago | Comment Now 
Students nearly left high and dry in 2011.
 
Inquiry finds drones a threat to citizen privacy 
 
Finns to broadcast Bitcoin data over TV network 
By Juha Saarinen | 9 hours ago | Comment Now 
Seeks to thwart crypto currency hackers.
 
ME Bank struggles after weekend system upgrade 
By Allie Coyne | 9 hours ago | Comment Now 
Prepares for core banking overhaul.
 
iiNet names new CEO, CTO 
11 hours ago | Comment Now 
Update: Confirms Malone's replacement.
 
Amazon drone delivery ready for outdoor testing 
11 hours ago | Comment Now 
Seeks permission from regulators.
 
Sydney Trains brings train data into the digital era 
By Allie Coyne | 14 hours ago | Comment Now 
Aims to deliver travellers better information.
 
Microsoft: No-IP takedown cleansed 4.7m PCs 
By Jim Finkle | 22 hours ago | Comment Now 
ISP says 1.8 million customers disconnected as collateral damage.
 
China brands the iPhone a threat to national security 
By Paul Carsten | 23 hours ago | Comment Now 
Controversy arises over tracking, time-stamping of user location.
 
Cray to build supercomputer for US nuclear program 
By Juha Saarinen | 1 day 14 hours ago | Comment Now 
Trinity to hit 30 petaflop/s.
 
Queensland Govt information security goes backwards 
By Paris Cowan | 3 days ago | Comment Now 
Auditor finds system controls lacking.
 
AWS declares price war on Google, Microsoft, Dropbox 
By Allie Coyne | 3 days ago | Comment Now 
Launches file storage and collaboration service.
 
Academics get personal over big data 
By Brett Winterford | 3 days ago | Comment Now 
De-identification the latest privacy battleground.
 
Microsoft CEO hints at job cuts 
3 days ago | Comment Now 
Defers further detail until next week.
 
SBS celebrates World Cup streaming success 
By Paris Cowan | 3 days ago | Comment Now 
Web traffic records fall, but uptime rate stays on track.
 
UK Govt rushes to reinstate telco data retention  
By Juha Saarinen | 3 days ago | Comment Now 
Covers foreign companies as well.
 
iiNet joins web giants to condemn secret TPP talks 
By Allie Coyne | 4 days ago | Comment Now 
Service providers would be forced to act as ‘internet cops’.
 
MyNetFone to buy iBoss platform for $1.4m 
By Allie Coyne | 4 days ago | Comment Now 
Collapsed ispONE rebrands in US.
 
US cloud providers boost Australian presence 
By Juha Saarinen | 4 days ago | Comment Now 
AWS, CloudFlare build out local networks.
 
IBM puts $3bn toward chip breakthrough 
4 days ago | Comment Now 
Five-year investment.
 
FireEye caught up in responsible disclosure furore 
By Juha Saarinen | 4 days ago | Comment Now 
FireEye Malware Analysis System 6.4.1 has multiple vulnerabilities.
 
Britain takes US advice to ban powerless devices on flights 
By Allie Coyne | 5 days ago | Comment Now 
Uncharged devices not allowed to board.
 
Govt appoints first partners to new data centre panel 
By Allie Coyne | 5 days ago | Comment Now 
New arrangements focus on services over leases.
 
SA ICT board dodges review 
By Paris Cowan | 5 days ago | Comment Now 
Updated: Not part of Jay Weatherill reforms.
 
SubPartners picks NextDC as landing point for APX cables 
By Allie Coyne | 5 days ago | Comment Now 
New Perth facility to act as primary interconnection point.
 
US intelligence committee approves cybersecurity bill 
5 days ago | Comment Now 
Gives tick to data sharing between public, private sectors.
 
Web companies rush to plug serious cross-domain hole 
By Juha Saarinen | 5 days ago | Comment Now 
Google and other large properties vulnerable.
 
Microsoft preps users for end of Windows 7 support 
 
NSW cybercops arrest card skimming syndicate 
By Allie Coyne | 5 days ago | Comment Now 
Modified VeriFone devices implanted in taxis.
 
US arrests Russian politician's son over hacking theft 
 
Queensland Health to get new IT boss 
By Paris Cowan | 5 days ago | Comment Now 
Ray Brown sidelined.
 
NASA attaches Google phones to robots in space  
 
Telstra picks Adelaide for first wi-fi network hotspot 
By Allie Coyne | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
Prepares pre-Christmas construction.
 
WA opposition promises to appoint IT minister 
By Paris Cowan | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
Labor fears IT mismanagement will push skills out of the state.
 
Australia to house new spy base for military comms 
By Allie Coyne | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
Geraldton facility gets expanded.
 
Thieves steal $38m in phones, tablets from Samsung factory 
6 days ago | Comment Now 
Workers held hostage for 40,000 devices.
 
Box snags $160 million ahead of IPO 
6 days ago | Comment Now 
Now valued at $2.6 billion.
 
Aussies dodge US mobile device flight bans 
By Allie Coyne | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
No battery checks required for locals bound for US.
 
Qantas checks in with cloud computing 
By Brett Winterford | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
Impressed with results of public cloud bake-off.
 
Minister defends NZ's slow migration off XP 
By Juha Saarinen | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
But opposition slams waste of taxpayer money.
 
Crack team hired to probe Canberra's shared services plan 
By Paris Cowan | Jul 7, 2014 | Comment Now 
Former CIO poached to lead Federal Government initiative.
 
Oracle ends Java support for Windows XP 
By Penny Wolf | Jul 7, 2014 | Comment Now 
Users told to upgrade.
 
EU banks warned off Bitcoin by watchdog 
Jul 7, 2014 | Comment Now 
Advised to wait for regulation.
 
Dead mobile devices banned from planes to US 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 7, 2014 | Comment Now 
Passengers asked to prove devices have power.
 
Nine out of ten NSA files relate to ordinary web users  
Jul 7, 2014 | Comment Now 
Unintended targets caught up in the hunt for intelligence.
 
Airservices abolishes CIO role 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 7, 2014 | Comment Now 
Merges tech with engineering.
 
Is the legacy of shared services holding WA back? 
By Paris Cowan | Jul 7, 2014 | Comment Now 
Auditor-General explains wariness towards central control.
 
New Zealand Govt stuck on Windows XP 
By Juha Saarinen | Jul 7, 2014 | Comment Now 
Paying Microsoft millions for extended support.
 
Websites fight back against Google 'right to be forgotten' requests 
Jul 4, 2014 | Comment Now 
Search giant reverses decision to delete Guardian links.
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