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Hockey flags billion-dollar Centrelink mainframe replacement 
By Paris Cowan | 11 hours ago | Comment Now 
Claims 30 year-old tech is holding Govt back.
 
US FCC to propose web fast lane 
12 hours ago | Comment Now 
New guidelines could undermine net neutrality.
 
Seven reminders the world runs on IT 
By Joshua Drummond | 14 hours ago | Comment Now 
How a systems failure could ruin your day.
 
Panasonic, Fujitsu to form new chip design company 
 
NSW Govt CIO ousted in departmental shake-up 
By Paris Cowan | 15 hours ago | Comment Now 
Finance department merged into Treasury.
 
Apple approves $32bn more in buybacks 
15 hours ago | Comment Now 
OKs seven-for-one stock split.
 
FBI warns healthcare info security is 'too lax' 
By Jim Finkle | 19 hours ago | Comment Now 
Secret memo warns providers to lift their game.
 
Ombudsman wants to monitor warrantless metadata access 
By Allie Coyne | 19 hours ago | Comment Now 
Requests ability to report publicly.
 
Microsoft OneDrive alters user files, adds unique IDs 
By Juha Saarinen | 21 hours ago | Comment Now 
Could be SharePoint "feature".
 
Devs, hackers hunt for iOS malware author 
By Darren Pauli | 1 day 12 hours ago | Comment Now 
Apple IDs, passwords stolen.
 
WA Police prepares computer-aided dispatch system replacement 
By Paris Cowan | 1 day 14 hours ago | Comment Now 
New tools to cope with growing demand.
 
Flaw leaves WhatsApp users open to spying 
By Tim Ring | 1 day 14 hours ago | Comment Now 
Latest in a line of bugs.
 
BoM to build call centre for weather advice 
By Allie Coyne | 1 day 16 hours ago | Comment Now 
One-stop-shop for rain, hail or shine.
 
INPEX to deploy subsea transponder networks 
1 day 16 hours ago | Comment Now 
Track remotely operated submersible.
 
ispONE founder files lawsuit against new owner  
By Allie Coyne | 1 day 19 hours ago | Comment Now 
Business partnership sours.
 
NSW school staff suffering through LMBR rollout 
By Paris Cowan | 1 day 20 hours ago | Comment Now 
Systems replacement ‘more difficult than anticipated’.
 
Apple issues critical security patches for OS X, iOS 
By Juha Saarinen | 1 day 20 hours ago | Comment Now 
Includes fix for SSL data capture bug.
 
Crime Commission wants to fine telcos who refuse to retain data 
By Juha Saarinen | 1 day 21 hours ago | Comment Now 
Encryption breaking should be enforced too.
 
NSW Premier appoints new IT minister 
By Paris Cowan | 2 days ago | Comment Now 
Baird promotes Constance to Treasurer.
 
AT&T to roll out fibre-to-the-premise to 21 US cities 
2 days ago | Comment Now 
Copper to be replaced in expanded rollout.
 
Apple offers free product recycling 
By Juha Saarinen | 2 days ago | Comment Now 
Less landfill promised.
 
iiNet chases over $241k in unbilled line rental 
By Allie Coyne | 2 days ago | Comment Now 
System glitch left customers undercharged.
 
Obamacare passwords automatically changed to combat Heartbleed 
2 days ago | Comment Now 
'No indication personal data exposed,' says administration.
 
Defence given $48m buffer for distributed computing 
By Paris Cowan | 2 days ago | Comment Now 
Total approved funding much higher than quoted.
 
Victoria fronts up $24m for electronic medical record 
By Paris Cowan | 2 days ago | Comment Now 
Agrees to partly fund Royal Children’s Hospital tech.
 
NSW State Water begins massive IT overhaul 
By Allie Coyne | 2 days ago | Comment Now 
Program worth $30.2 million.
 
Telstra sees red over expanded wholesale regulation 
By Allie Coyne | Apr 17, 2014 | Comment Now 
ACCC finds evidence of over-charging in CBDs.
 
IBM revenue hits five-year low 
Apr 17, 2014 | Comment Now 
Hardware income down 23 percent.
 
WA spends $17m on real-time bus tracking 
By Paris Cowan | Apr 17, 2014 | Comment Now 
Travel data to improve efficiency of bus fleet.
 
First 'Heartbleed' attacker charged 
Apr 17, 2014 | Comment Now 
Mounties nab tax data thief.
 
David Gee departs Credit Union Australia 
By Brett Winterford | Apr 17, 2014 | Comment Now 
Sue Coulter to lead CUA’s IT.
 
Susan Sly quits AEMO 
By Brett Winterford | Apr 17, 2014 | Comment Now 
Less than three months into the role.
 
New CEO Nadella pushes data culture at Microsoft 
Apr 17, 2014 | Comment Now 
Steers company from Ballmer's approach.
 
Microsoft to no longer support Windows 8.1, Server 2012 R2 
 
LaCie's online payment system breached 
By Ashley Carman | Apr 16, 2014 | Comment Now 
Customer details exposed for almost a year.
 
Former Jetstar CIO picks up new gig 
By Allie Coyne | Apr 16, 2014 | Comment Now 
Can’t shake the LCC lure.
 
TPG fined for triple zero failure 
By Paris Cowan | Apr 16, 2014 | Comment Now 
Error could have cost a life, Judge says.
 
NBN Co boss suggests levy for TPG 
By Allie Coyne | Apr 16, 2014 | Comment Now 
Company reports $1.1 billion loss.
 
Rio Tinto grows driverless truck fleet 
Apr 16, 2014 | Comment Now 
Sets new record in tonnes moved.
 
Schiavello CIO moves into public service 
By Allie Coyne | Apr 16, 2014 | Comment Now 
Named CIO for new Vic govt body.
 
VMware late to Heartbleed patch party 
By Juha Saarinen | Apr 16, 2014 | Comment Now 
25 products affected.
 
Dream team to take UltraServe beyond Aussie shores 
 
US retailers agree to share cyber threat data 
Apr 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
Result of Target attack.
 
Google to buy drone maker Titan Aerospace 
 
Google owns up to email scanning in terms of service 
Apr 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
Targets advertising to users.
 
Commonwealth Bank suffers nationwide IT outage 
By Paris Cowan | Apr 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
Update: Switch failure causes day of grief.
 
Dropbox to open Sydney office 
By Allie Coyne | Apr 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
No plans for local data centre.
 
Heartbleed used to steal Canadian taxpayer data 
 
Energy rating stickers proposed for servers, storage 
By Brett Winterford | Apr 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
Report recommends NABERS for data centres be mandated.
 
Peter Grant exits Qld government 
By Paris Cowan | Apr 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
Former CIO calls it quits.
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