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Late metrics reveal Canberra’s IT spending dive 
By Paris Cowan | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
Total outlay dropped by $661 million.
 
Feds launch whole-of-govt cloud panel 
By Paris Cowan | Feb 13, 2015 | Comment Now 
First 49 vendors added to beefed-up buying scheme.
 
Turnbull’s dept snags digital delivery from Finance 
By Paris Cowan | Jan 23, 2015 | Comment Now 
Customer service tech finds a new home in Canberra.
 
Insider threat, cloud make OAIC's privacy checklist 
By Allie Coyne | Jan 20, 2015 | Comment Now 
New guide for handling personal data released.
 
Coalition lagging on key IT strategies 
By Paris Cowan | Jan 15, 2015 | Comment Now 
No action on whole-of-gov policy in over a year.
 
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.
 
NICTA CEO resigns over clash with board 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 28, 2014 | Comment Now 
Failure to agree on strategy for cash-poor organisation.
 
Senate committee backs dumping OAIC 
By Paris Cowan | Nov 26, 2014 | Comment Now 
Opinion split down party lines.
 
Veterans' Affairs forced to apologise over privacy breach 
By Paris Cowan | Nov 18, 2014 | Comment Now 
Pilgrim calls an end to three year dispute.
 
Immigration breached Privacy Act with data leak 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 12, 2014 | Comment Now 
Pilgrim slams "copy and paste" of asylum seeker data.
 
AHRC wasn't consulted on privacy commission merger 
By Paris Cowan | Nov 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
Proposal ‘unworkable’ in current form.
 
States go into bat to save the OAIC 
By Paris Cowan | Nov 7, 2014 | Comment Now 
Senate committee to report on proposed disbanding.
 
Telstra fined $18k for publishing judge's home address 
By Paris Cowan | Nov 5, 2014 | Comment Now 
Phone directory listing 'breached Privacy Act'.
 
PCEHR privacy breached twice in 12 months 
By Paris Cowan | Oct 30, 2014 | Comment Now 
Users accidentally link to someone else's health record.
 
Defacto Aus Govt CIO leaves after six months 
By Paris Cowan | Oct 30, 2014 | Comment Now 
Rosemary Deininger to take on new Canberra role.
 
Privacy complaints hit record levels as OAIC winds down 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 23, 2014 | Comment Now 
Hike in data breaches reported.
 
Privacy Commissioner warns business to fix Shellshock 
By Allie Coyne | Sep 30, 2014 | Comment Now 
Ignoring the threat risks breaching the Privacy Act.
 
Defence fined $5000 for privacy breach 
By Paris Cowan | Sep 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
Slap on the wrist from Privacy Commissioner.
 
NICTA trial replaces some Canberra buses with taxis 
By Paris Cowan | Aug 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
Analytics pinpoint the cheapest way to travel.
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