Mac OS X Yosemite sends search, location data to Apple, Microsoft 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 21, 2014 | Comment Now 
'Spotlight Suggestions' also featured in iOS 8.
 
ASIC admits to lack of technical knowledge in s313 use 
By Allie Coyne | Aug 27, 2014 | Comment Now 
Wants to retain use of website blocking notices.
 
AFP, ASIO asked to clarify metadata mess 
By Allie Coyne | Aug 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
Law enforcement go public to confirm desire for source IP addresses.
 
Turnbull offers metadata definition 
By Allie Coyne | Aug 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
Doesn't include websites.
 
Brandis reveals websites will be included in data retention 
By Allie Coyne | Aug 6, 2014 | Comment Now 
Adds to confusion around definition of metadata.
 
Android devices leak location data 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 4, 2014 | Comment Now 
Other operating systems also affected by privacy hole.
 
LinkedIn to face customer lawsuit over email addresses 
Jun 16, 2014 | Comment Now 
Judge rules email practices may be damaging.
 
NSW IT minister releases location intelligence strategy 
By Paris Cowan | Apr 30, 2014 | Comment Now 
Wants funding for automatic address mapping service.
 
US, ICANN face opposition over transfer of internet address control 
Apr 3, 2014 | Comment Now 
Republicans want protections from foreign govt intrusion.
 
US govt to shed control of internet addresses 
Mar 17, 2014 | Comment Now 
To hand over to ICANN.
 
Is your IP address personal information? 
By Brett Winterford | Jan 13, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Blog post]: The improbability of Privacy Act compliance, Pt 1.
 
Salesforce.com to speed up login process 
By Ry Crozier | Sep 18, 2013 | Comment Now 
Only Tokyo data centre left out.
 
Regulators looking into Google's Waze acquisition 
By Alexei Oreskovic | Jun 26, 2013 | Comment Now 
FTC conducts preliminary inquiry.
 
Google nears $6.9m US settlement over wifi incident 
 
Facebook ekes IT efficiency from sleek data centre design 
By Brett Winterford, Ry Crozier | Feb 14, 2013 | Comment Now 
The Data Centre Strategy Summit keynote in full.
 
Geographical services save big dollars 
By Joshua Gliddon | Feb 7, 2013 | Comment Now 
GPS adds huge logistics benefit.
 
ACMA targets privacy gap in location services 
Dec 20, 2012 | Comment Now 
Users unaware of data sharing.
 
Cisco moves into virtual desktops 
By Brett Winterford | Feb 14, 2012 | Comment Now 
Reselling integrated bundles with VMware, Citrix software.
 
Wi-fi router owners get Google location opt-out 
 
Redmond justifies Flash-less Metro 
By Liam Tung | Sep 16, 2011 | Comment Now 
Business apps, Adobe Flash caged in desktop.
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