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ACMA lobbies to reallocate regional 1800 MHz 
By Juha Saarinen | Feb 10, 2015 | Comment Now 
Wants apparatus licensees off the band.
 
Vodafone labels ACMA data request report "inaccurate" 
By Allie Coyne | Jan 29, 2015 | Comment Now 
AGD figures should be used instead.
 
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.
 
ACMA creates self-service portal for malware diagnosis 
By Brett Winterford | Nov 28, 2014 | Comment Now 
Botnet cleaning made somewhat simpler for ISPs, network operators.
 
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.
 
Australian Govt metadata requests jump 5 percent 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 21, 2014 | Comment Now 
ACMA counts growth in disclosures.
 
Optus expands 4G using newly acquired spectrum 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 7, 2014 | Comment Now 
Network grows into 700MHz, 2600MHz bands.
 
Senate to launch Bitcoin inquiry 
By Paris Cowan | Oct 2, 2014 | Comment Now 
Economics committee to scrutinise taxation stance.
 
iiNet, Dodo breach consumer billing rules  
By Tony Yoo | Oct 1, 2014 | Comment Now 
ACMA sends formal warning to telcos.
 
ACMA to offer self-service portal for spectrum licensing 
By Andrew Colley | Sep 30, 2014 | Comment Now 
Builds an API for mobile app developers.
 
NBN Co offers incentives for battery-free fibre connections 
By Andrew Colley | Sep 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
In spite of warnings about power-cut risks.
 
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.
 
Australians warm to mobile banking, commerce 
By Juha Saarinen | Jun 26, 2014 | Comment Now 
But PCs remain dominant device for transactions.
 
Govt refuses to support data breach notification bill 
By Allie Coyne | Jun 19, 2014 | Comment Now 
Says legislation needs more work.
 
Dodo caught out for failing to send usage alerts 
By Paris Cowan | Jun 18, 2014 | Comment Now 
Telco compensates customers.
 
Senate extends life of NBN committee 
By Allie Coyne | May 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
‘Robust’ and ‘ongoing’ oversight approved.
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