Shrinking IPv4 address pools hinder internet growth 
By Juha Saarinen | 1 day ago | Comment Now 
Cost of old-style addresses expected to rise in 2015.
 
Virgin, Qualcomm to fund satellite internet network 
Jan 19, 2015 | Comment Now 
To offer high-speed access across the globe.
 
Telstra power outage downs BigPond services 
By Allie Coyne | Jan 14, 2015 | Comment Now 
[Updated] Internet down for four hours.
 
Obama to announce new cybersecurity plans 
Jan 12, 2015 | Comment Now 
Identity theft, privacy protection and broadband on the agenda.
 
Google split put to European vote this week 
Nov 25, 2014 | Comment Now 
Underlines widespread concern amoung EU politicians.
 
Google flying more, longer-lasting Project Loon balloons 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 24, 2014 | Comment Now 
Clocks faster deployment speeds in high-altitude internet initiative.
 
Google, Telstra trial balloon internet in Queensland 
 
SA to open $92m data research facility 
By Penny Wolf | Nov 11, 2014 | Comment Now 
Crunches data to fight online terrorism and crime.
 
US govt sues AT&T over phone data throttling 
Oct 29, 2014 | Comment Now 
Telco argues it has been transparent with customers.
 
Microsoft provides cross-platform APIs for Office 365 devs 
By Juha Saarinen | Oct 29, 2014 | Comment Now 
Over 400 petabytes of Office 365 data.
 
Telstra launches new health division 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 22, 2014 | Comment Now 
Offers remote and rural patients access to GPs.
 
Myer trials ‘The Hub’ in-store omni-channel centre 
 
Belkin server outage takes routers offline 
By Juha Saarinen | Oct 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
Aussies affected when hardcoded heartbeat stops.
 
Parliament passes law to let ASIO tap entire internet 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 1, 2014 | Comment Now 
Greens effort to limit devices fails.
 
Grooveshark found to have infringed record labels' copyright 
 
Vodafone reveals plans to store users' online activity 
By Allie Coyne | Sep 26, 2014 | Comment Now 
Says retrieval under Govt proposal will impose massive cost.
 
Senate rejects attempt to limit ASIO's access to devices 
 
Microsoft sued by Getty over Bing photo tool 
Sep 5, 2014 | Comment Now 
Claims copyright infringement allowed to run rampant.
 
ISPs willing to negotiate on 'three strikes' piracy regime 
 
Eftpos trials online payments with Coles, CommBank 
By Allie Coyne | Sep 1, 2014 | Comment Now 
Moves from PoS into online retail.
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