Optus, iiNet concerned at 'relaxed' NBN infosec rules 
 
OAIC Canberra office down to two staff 
By Paris Cowan | Dec 11, 2014 | Comment Now 
McMillan details budget limbo.
 
Senate wind-up means OAIC will remain for now 
By Paris Cowan | Dec 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
But Govt still intent on closing office.
 
Lundy to stay in touch with tech beyond politics 
By Paris Cowan | Nov 27, 2014 | Comment Now 
Senator won't re-contest upper house seat.
 
Investors attack ACCC over NBN advice 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 13, 2014 | Comment Now 
Regulator hits back at NBN policy audit.
 
Telstra pushes for seven percent wholesale price hike 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 13, 2014 | Comment Now 
Optus wants NBN payments to be considered.
 
Vertigan NBN report revives telco industry divisions 
By Andrew Colley | Oct 3, 2014 | Comment Now 
Panel findings an expensive distraction
 
Senate to launch Bitcoin inquiry 
By Paris Cowan | Oct 2, 2014 | Comment Now 
Economics committee to scrutinise taxation stance.
 
Parliament passes law to let ASIO tap entire internet 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 1, 2014 | Comment Now 
Greens effort to limit devices fails.
 
NBN Co to reveal broadband mix in weeks 
By Andrew Colley | Sep 26, 2014 | Comment Now 
What type of connection will you get?
 
NBN Co chief claims leaked Melton pilot has a 'bad smell'  
By Andrew Colley | Sep 26, 2014 | Comment Now 
Denies report is an official company document.
 
Senate rejects attempt to limit ASIO's access to devices 
 
Victoria Police to get ASIO-like spying powers 
By Allie Coyne, Paris Cowan | Sep 17, 2014 | Comment Now 
But commissioner remains concerned about data security.
 
Turnbull audit finds Labor's NBN 'rushed, chaotic' 
By Allie Coyne | Aug 5, 2014 | Comment Now 
Opposition hits back at reviews 'written by mates'.
 
Govt proposes crackdown on ISPs over piracy 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 25, 2014 | Comment Now 
Wants new legal powers for copyright industry.
 
Govt fails to win votes for NBN committee restructure 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 17, 2014 | Comment Now 
Delays motion until next sitting session.
 
Coalition MPs kill FTTP bill for Tasmania 
 
Libs move to restructure NBN senate committee 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 16, 2014 | Comment Now 
Update: Want to overturn Labor, Greens majority.
 
US intelligence committee approves cybersecurity bill 
Jul 9, 2014 | Comment Now 
Gives tick to data sharing between public, private sectors.
 
NBN, Telstra under pressure to complete the real deal 
By David Havyatt | Jun 27, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Blog post] What the trial contract tells us about bigger negotiations.
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