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Govt scolded over another Immigration data leak 
By Paris Cowan | 11 hours ago | Comment Now 
But Privacy Commissioner says he's happy with preventative measures.
 
CSC suspends ServiceMesh boss over CBA bribery scandal 
By Allie Coyne | 15 hours ago | Comment Now 
Eric Pulier under internal investigation.
 
CommBank finally launches Albert tablet solution 
By Allie Coyne | 17 hours ago | Comment Now 
Touchscreen device for merchants goes on sale.
 
Researchers use Google algorithm to 'zoom in' to human cells 
By Juha Saarinen | 18 hours ago | Comment Now 
UNSW creates 'Google Maps' for the human body.
 
Aussie-hosted Office 365 goes live 
By William Maher | 19 hours ago | Comment Now 
Microsoft steps up to data sovereignty demands.
 
Silk Road investigators charged with stealing Bitcoin  
19 hours ago | Comment Now 
Undercover lead accused of offering Ulbricht insider info.
 
Aussie enterprises, switch vendors in brite box catch-22 
By Ry Crozier | 19 hours ago | Comment Now 
Is there a future smaller than Facebook-sized facilities?
 
NBN Co releases FTTB product for sale 
By Allie Coyne | 20 hours ago | Comment Now 
One million premises to receive fibre-to-the-basement.
 
BlackBerry reports surprise profit 
1 day 13 hours ago | Comment Now 
Seeks to end revenue slide.
 
NewSat forced to halt trading over satellite funding 
By Allie Coyne | 1 day 14 hours ago | Comment Now 
Lenders refuse to recommence financing for Jabiru-1.
 
Govt commits $180m to Defence satellite upgrade 
By Paris Cowan | 1 day 14 hours ago | Comment Now 
New terminals connect into US SATCOMMS network.
 
Australia's tax system under pressure from GST-free online goods 
By Allie Coyne | 1 day 16 hours ago | Comment Now 
Commonwealth, states can't agree on lowering threshold.
 
Google to build robots for surgery 
1 day 19 hours ago | Comment Now 
Partners with Johnson & Johnson.
 
Github suffers multi-day denial of service attack  
By Juha Saarinen | 1 day 19 hours ago | Comment Now 
'Great Firewall of China' suspected in online assault.
 
FBI, ATF wasted $2.7m on unusable drones 
1 day 19 hours ago | Comment Now 
Dozens of machines never deployed.
 
Tassie agencies refuse to adopt ASD infosec protections 
By Paris Cowan | 1 day 19 hours ago | Comment Now 
Hit back at Auditor-General's criticisms.
 
Optus admits to three big data breaches 
By Allie Coyne | 4 days ago | Comment Now 
More than 300,000 customers affected.
 
Vodafone re-signs Nokia to run network from India 
4 days ago | Comment Now 
Four-year extension to long-running contract.
 
Telstra promises to keep customer metadata safe 
By Allie Coyne | 4 days ago | Comment Now 
As scheme passes into law.
 
Second CommBank IT exec charged in bribery scandal 
By Allie Coyne | 4 days ago | Comment Now 
To appear in court next week.
 
Facebook to build solar-powered drones for internet access 
 
Roy Hill receives first trains destined for automated haulage 
By Ry Crozier | 4 days ago | Comment Now 
Systems will eventually enable driverless capability.
 
Facebook sued for allegedly stealing data centre designs 
By Juha Saarinen | 4 days ago | Comment Now 
Action taken over information published through OpenCompute project.
 
Australia passes data retention into law 
By Allie Coyne | 5 days ago | Comment Now 
Mammoth last-ditch effort by Greens, indies knocked back.
 
Industry warns site blocking could have unintended consequences 
By Allie Coyne | 5 days ago | Comment Now 
Highlight need to avoid ASIC blunder.
 
Baird promises $300m for e-health in NSW 
By Allie Coyne | 5 days ago | Comment Now 
Pre-election pledges arrive ahead of Saturday vote.
 
PayPal to pay $9.8m in US sanctions case 
5 days ago | Comment Now 
Settles with US Treasury.
 
ServiceFirst staff walk off job in outsourcing protest 
By Allie Coyne | 5 days ago | Comment Now 
Aim to stop contract being signed.
 
Turnbull introduces bill to block piracy websites 
By Allie Coyne | 5 days ago | Comment Now 
Takes ownership of legislation from Brandis.
 
Govt takes slow steps in review of spectrum for emergency services 
 
Tech vendors seek legal end to bulk surveillance 
By Juha Saarinen | 5 days ago | Comment Now 
Join privacy advocates to lobby US Congress.
 
DFAT dips toes in Microsoft public cloud 
By Allie Coyne | 5 days ago | Comment Now 
Goes Office 365, Azure for new business unit.
 
Facebook offers Messenger to businesses 
 
MyState appoints KPMG IT exec to lead tech 
By Penny Wolf | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
Tassie bank snaps up Paul Moss to help innovate.
 
Veteran Reject Shop CIO takes his leave 
By Allie Coyne | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
Will depart after 14 years.
 
Microsoft slashes Azure backup storage prices 
By Allie Coyne | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
AWS launches cross-region replication.
 
Apple patches OS X against FREAK flaw 
By Juha Saarinen | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
Mountain Lion, Mavericks and Yosemite get fix.
 
Amazon blasts FAA for slow action on drone regulation 
6 days ago | Comment Now 
Says new approval is already obsolete.
 
WA Police to transform IT with as-a-service 
By Ry Crozier | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
Major new strategy revealed.
 
Brandis reveals data retention will cost telcos $4 per user 
By Allie Coyne | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
Details estimated cost for ongoing operation of scheme.
 
Hackers breach NSW GovDC website 
By Juha Saarinen | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
Updated: Attackers used well-known Wordpress vulnerability.
 
Greens try for last-minute data retention amendments 
By Allie Coyne | Mar 24, 2015 | Comment Now 
Bill up for debate in Senate.
 
Brisbane Airport trials digital departure card 
By Allie Coyne | Mar 24, 2015 | Comment Now 
QR codes used to simplify process for outgoing travellers.
 
Govt seeks to limit Telstra advantage in NBN Co data flows 
By Allie Coyne | Mar 24, 2015 | Comment Now 
New licence condition for NBN Co proposed.
 
TPG posts strong results ahead of proposed iiNet buy 
 
Obama seeks to kickstart fast broadband, STEM education 
By Juha Saarinen | Mar 24, 2015 | Comment Now 
$240m to go towards science, tech, engineering and maths.
 
Samsung to pre-install Microsoft apps on Android tablets 
Mar 24, 2015 | Comment Now 
Expand partnership beyond Galaxy S6.
 
UK govt touts cyber security insurance for business 
By Juha Saarinen | Mar 24, 2015 | Comment Now 
Majority of companies suffered breaches last year.
 
Australia Post systems go down after weekend upgrade 
By Allie Coyne, Penny Wolf | Mar 23, 2015 | Comment Now 
Online, payments platform offline.
 
NSW iVote IT chief plays down FREAK risk 
By Allie Coyne | Mar 23, 2015 | Comment Now 
Security concerns 'overblown'.
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