Australian police fail to quantify metadata use in investigations 
By Allie Coyne | 5 days ago | Comment Now 
Law enforcement agencies lay out case for data retention.
 
Govt gives ISPs four months to develop piracy code  
By Allie Coyne | Dec 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
Will introduce website blocking for non-Aussie torrent sites.
 
AWS Zocalo comes to Sydney 
By Juha Saarinen | Dec 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
More flexibility for data sovereignty requirements.
 
UK chases tech multinationals with new diverted profits tax 
By Juha Saarinen | Dec 4, 2014 | Comment Now 
Bid to crack down on elaborate avoidance schemes.
 
Amazon shows off robot-powered fulfillment centres 
By Allie Coyne | Dec 2, 2014 | Comment Now 
Eighth-gen warehouse boasts new kit.
 
AWS ups storage ante with 5TB Zocalo files 
By Juha Saarinen | Nov 25, 2014 | Comment Now 
Mobile clients get upgrades.
 
WhatsApp rolls out end-to-end encryption 
By Ashley Carman | Nov 20, 2014 | Comment Now 
Offers extra-strength security.
 
Netflix announces Australian launch 
By Brett Winterford | Nov 19, 2014 | Comment Now 
Updated: Will the telcos play ball?
 
Tech giants push for legal curbs on govt surveillance 
By Juha Saarinen | Nov 18, 2014 | Comment Now 
More work needed to rein in spy agencies.
 
Teaching drones to navigate like birds 
[Opinion] What Google, Amazon could learn from nature.
 
Govts push Facebook to hand over more user data 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 5, 2014 | Comment Now 
Australian requests jump 10 percent.
 
AFP will use data retention to fight piracy 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 30, 2014 | Comment Now 
Commissioner reveals use for new scheme.
 
Google's public DNS goes offline 
By Juha Saarinen | Oct 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
Australian, NZ and SE Asian users affected.
 
Xen bug made AWS, Rackspace data vulnerable to leaking 
By Juha Saarinen | Oct 2, 2014 | Comment Now 
Rackspace chief exec apologises.
 
Rackspace forced to reboot cloud over Xen bug 
By Juha Saarinen | Sep 29, 2014 | Comment Now 
Sydney servers restart on Wednesday.
 
Amazon forced to reboot EC2 to patch Xen bug 
By Juha Saarinen | Sep 25, 2014 | Comment Now 
Rolling restarts over next week.
 
There's no coke and hookers in the cloud 
By Brett Winterford | Sep 17, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Blog post] Where did the love go?
 
Facebook open sources McRouter tool 
By Juha Saarinen | Sep 16, 2014 | Comment Now 
Handles close to five billion requests at Facebook.
 
Foxtel urges government to force the hand of ISPs  
By Andrew Colley | Sep 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
Insists ISPs must bear the costs of cracking down on online piracy.
 
Twitter introduces a 'buy' button to tweets 
By Supantha Mukherjee | Sep 9, 2014 | Comment Now 
Stripe to process Twitter's e-commerce payments.
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