AFP will use data retention to fight piracy 
By Allie Coyne | 14 hours ago | 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.
 
Crime Commission floats fines for ISPs who won't block sites 
By Allie Coyne | Sep 4, 2014 | Comment Now 
Wants a stick to enforce takedown requests.
 
Hacking scandal threatens to upend NZ election 
By Juha Saarinen | Sep 2, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Blog post] Rawshark keeps country on edge.
 
ISPs willing to negotiate on 'three strikes' piracy regime 
 
Google tests drone delivery in country Queensland 
By Allie Coyne | Aug 29, 2014 | Comment Now 
Secret response to Amazon's Prime Air.
 
Dropbox cuts cloud storage prices to match Google 
 
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.
 
VMware hops aboard OpenStack bandwagon 
By Juha Saarinen | Aug 26, 2014 | Comment Now 
Announces Docker support, Open Compute Project membership.
 
Turnbull offers metadata definition 
By Allie Coyne | Aug 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
Doesn't include websites.
 
Telcos still in the dark as Govt moves on data retention 
By Allie Coyne | Aug 5, 2014 | Comment Now 
Updated: Bill due before the end of the year.
 
Govt must store data in retention regime: iiNet 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 29, 2014 | Comment Now 
Calls for correcting of ‘inaccurate and misleading’ metadata claims.
 
Govt proposes crackdown on ISPs over piracy 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 25, 2014 | Comment Now 
Wants new legal powers for copyright industry.
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