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Privacy Commissioner warns business to fix Shellshock 
By Allie Coyne | 5 hours ago | Comment Now 
Ignoring the threat risks breaching the Privacy Act.
 
Ingogo IPO on track with $9.1m funding injection 
By Andrew Colley | 5 hours ago | Comment Now 
Plans to go public before end of 2015.
 
Grooveshark found to have infringed record labels' copyright 
 
Telstra names first sites in $100m wi-fi network 
 
Apple iOS 8 reset bug deletes iCloud Drive files 
By Allie Coyne | 10 hours ago | Comment Now 
iCloud service goes down.
 
Apple patches OS X against Shellshock flaw 
By Juha Saarinen | 10 hours ago | Comment Now 
Patches out for Mountain Lion and Lion.
 
ACMA to offer self-service portal for spectrum licensing 
By Andrew Colley | 13 hours ago | Comment Now 
Builds an API for mobile app developers.
 
Reagan signed off on NSA surveillance 
13 hours ago | Comment Now 
Is Congress going after the wrong laws?
 
WA teachers access student email with tweaked Office 365  
By Paris Cowan | 13 hours ago | Comment Now 
Lack of independent oversight raises privacy ire.
 
BlackBerry cuts loss, sales rise 
1 day 6 hours ago | Comment Now 
Shares jump.
 
AusPost weighs up outsourcing end user IT 
By Paris Cowan | 1 day 7 hours ago | Comment Now 
Union leaps to defend cut-weary workers.
 
Europe removes 'airplane mode' rule for in-flight mobile use 
By Allie Coyne | 1 day 8 hours ago | Comment Now 
Devices can remain in full operation.
 
Further flaws render Shellshock patch ineffective 
By Juha Saarinen | 1 day 10 hours ago | Comment Now 
Patched systems remain vulnerable.
 
SingTel Optus under spotlight over company tax 
By Allie Coyne | 1 day 11 hours ago | Comment Now 
Software, telco companies among strongest contributors to tax base.
 
Rackspace forced to reboot cloud over Xen bug 
By Juha Saarinen | 1 day 13 hours ago | Comment Now 
Sydney servers restart on Wednesday.
 
Magnus supercomputer offered up to 'Petascale pioneers' 
By Paris Cowan | 1 day 14 hours ago | Comment Now 
Pawsey team aims to challenge the ambitions of Aussie science.
 
NBN Co to reveal broadband mix in weeks 
By Andrew Colley | 4 days ago | Comment Now 
What type of connection will you get?
 
ATO's Bitcoin ruling is 'out of step with reality' 
By Allie Coyne | 4 days ago | Comment Now 
Not-for-profit tax advisory claims Tax Office's 'fingers are in its ears'.
 
NBN Co chief claims leaked Melton pilot has a 'bad smell'  
By Andrew Colley | 4 days ago | Comment Now 
Denies report is an official company document.
 
Vodafone reveals plans to store users' online activity 
By Allie Coyne | 4 days ago | Comment Now 
Says retrieval under Govt proposal will impose massive cost.
 
Google hits back at News Corp over piracy claims 
4 days ago | Comment Now 
Details response to public attack.
 
Apple quick-releases 8.0.2 update for iOS 
By Juha Saarinen | 4 days ago | Comment Now 
Follows yesterday's botched patch.
 
Finance floats whole-of-govt cloud email, desktop buying scheme 
 
Symantec names replacement for sacked CEO Bennett 
By Allie Coyne | 4 days ago | Comment Now 
Interim boss permanently appointed.
 
First Shellshock botnet attacks Akamai, US DoD networks 
 
Apple to release iOS 8.0.2 'in the next few days' 
4 days ago | Comment Now 
Promised to include call drop-out, HealthKit fixes.
 
Amazon forced to reboot EC2 to patch Xen bug 
By Juha Saarinen | 5 days ago | Comment Now 
Rolling restarts over next week.
 
Senate rejects attempt to limit ASIO's access to devices 
 
jQuery.com website suffers second attack in a month 
 
Bash bug could be 'worse than Heartbleed'  
By Juha Saarinen | 5 days ago | Comment Now 
First patch for Shellshock may not be a complete fix.
 
Adobe to shut down Chinese R&D 
5 days ago | Comment Now 
Watchers blame increasingly hostile business environment.
 
Qld police need better digital protection: union 
By Paris Cowan | 5 days ago | Comment Now 
Encrypted radio, smart devices required under heightened terror threat.
 
Blackberry launches 'Passport' smartphone 
By Juha Saarinen | 5 days ago | Comment Now 
Brings Blend client for iOS, Windows and Android into the mix.
 
Apple pulls iOS 8.0.1 patch that kills calls, TouchID 
By Juha Saarinen | 5 days ago | Comment Now 
Botched upgrade disconnects users worldwide.
 
BMC sues ServiceNow over 'wilful' patent infringement 
By Allie Coyne | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
Claims rival used stolen IP to build business.
 
Australian Privacy Foundation to lose long-term chair 
By Andrew Colley | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
Clarke departs after eight years at the helm.
 
European banks put cyber crime under the lens 
6 days ago | Comment Now 
Pin hopes on improved cooperation with law enforcement.
 
Victorian govt IT subject to three-year rolling review   
By Paris Cowan | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
‘Digital dashboard’ to step up scrutiny.
 
Google to build $870m free-cooled Dutch data centre 
By Allie Coyne | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
Netherlands shaping as a data centre hub.
 
PayPal takes second cautious step towards Bitcoin 
By Allie Coyne | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
Not yet ready for full support.
 
iPhone 6 vulnerable to TouchID fingerprint hack 
By Allie Coyne | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
But researcher not worried about attacks.
 
Domain does DevOps 
By Brett Winterford | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
And they’re doing it on .NET.
 
Microsoft restructures Trustworthy Computing team 
By Juha Saarinen | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
Moves to Cloud and Enterprise Division.
 
US Senators fight to amend 30 year-old data privacy legislation 
By Danielle Walker | Sep 23, 2014 | Comment Now 
Offshore data requests void if they breach local laws.
 
Telstra ditches 900 MHz for LTE-Advanced 
By Allie Coyne | Sep 23, 2014 | Comment Now 
To focus on 700 MHz + 1800 MHz.
 
Winner takes all in revised CenITex outsourcing  
By Paris Cowan | Sep 23, 2014 | Comment Now 
Bidding to be re-opened to the full market.
 
Telstra expands into digital signatures service 
 
UQ bio and nanotech dept builds a supercomputer 
By Juha Saarinen | Sep 23, 2014 | Comment Now 
Chooses Dell kit, focus on computational speed.
 
Rio Tinto's big data play delivers promised ore 
Returns trickle in from long-term technology investment.
 
Queensland's Govt IT ranks begin to grow back 
By Paris Cowan | Sep 23, 2014 | Comment Now 
But tech department continues to slim.
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