Telstra signs $390m NBN design contract 
By Allie Coyne | 1 day 20 hours ago | Comment Now 
Works to finalise separate construction, maintenance contract.
 
Google to build Android directly into cars 
2 days ago | Comment Now 
Next version to be embedded.
 
Telstra eyes up Pacnet for acquisition 
By Allie Coyne | 3 days ago | Comment Now 
Working to take over 46,000km of undersea cable.
 
Android apps accessing user data without asking 
By Allie Coyne | 5 days ago | Comment Now 
Issue affects Android 4.3 and older.
 
Telstra hit with $102k penalty for 'misleading' iPhone 6 ad 
By Allie Coyne | 5 days ago | Comment Now 
Telco 'surprised' to receive infringement notice.
 
Google faces fine for web privacy violations 
5 days ago | Comment Now 
$22 million penalty could be imposed by Dutch watchdog.
 
Telstra hands over copper, HFC in new $11bn NBN deal 
By Allie Coyne | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
Value of 2011 deal remains intact.
 
Tech giants team up to create standard for 2FA 
By Allie Coyne | Dec 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
Forgo patents in bid to get rid of single-­factor log-ins.
 
Joe Hockey is eyeing off a 'Google tax' for Australia 
By Antony Ting | Dec 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Opinion] But will it work?
 
Australian sites vulnerable to new POODLE attack 
 
Google App Engine vulnerable to Java VM sandbox bypass: report 
By Juha Saarinen | Dec 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
Researchers kicked out of GAE before work was completed.
 
MPs to influence black spot program  
By Andrew Colley | Dec 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
Will be able to nominate 'priority' areas.
 
ITU finalises gigabit over copper lines standard 
By Juha Saarinen | Dec 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
Promises "fibre-like" speeds within 400 metres.
 
Telstra to move biggest clients to new billing system 
By Allie Coyne | Dec 5, 2014 | Comment Now 
Shifts off 15 year-old platform.
 
AWS offers bigger discounts for committed customers 
By Allie Coyne | Dec 4, 2014 | Comment Now 
Reserved instances now tiered by payment over usage.
 
Intel takes on Google with new smart eyewear deal 
Dec 4, 2014 | Comment Now 
Teams up with Glass partner Luxottica.
 
UK chases tech multinationals with new diverted profits tax 
By Juha Saarinen | Dec 4, 2014 | Comment Now 
Bid to crack down on elaborate avoidance schemes.
 
Be wary of the EU's 'right to be forgotten' 
By Dan Jerker B. Svantesson | Dec 2, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Opinion] Case against Google sets a dangerous precedent.
 
EU lawmakers vote to break up Google 
Nov 28, 2014 | Comment Now 
Want level-playing field.
 
EU wants Google to expand 'right to be forgotten' 
Nov 27, 2014 | Comment Now 
Watchdogs want rule applied globally.
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