IBM seeks to distance itself from Aussie tax debate 
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Boasts of good reputation with ATO.
 
NSW Police buys 500 Samsung Galaxy smartphones 
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Trials progress to expanded rollout.
 
Will the Project Zero bell toll for Google? 
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Microsoft patches critical JASBUG Windows flaw  
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Tax office hires infosec chief 
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DPS infrastructure boss switches agencies.
 
Apple's Aussie tax bill swells after profits triple 
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Pre-tax earnings jump 184 percent.
 
ATO investigates 25 tech giants in tax hunt 
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Prepared to take tax evaders to court.
 
Microsoft accuses Google of early bug publication 
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European bitcoin exchange hacked 
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Bitstamp suspends trading after over $6m stolen.
 
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Gave Microsoft 90 days grace to patch the flaw.
 
ATO rules Bitcoin transactions liable for GST 
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Microsoft to accept Bitcoin payments 
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Joe Hockey is eyeing off a 'Google tax' for Australia 
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[Opinion] But will it work?
 
Tax Office to overhaul data and analytics strategy 
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Adobe urges users to patch critical Flash Player flaw 
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Attackers quick to exploit earlier, inadequate patch.
 
Microsoft makes full .NET server-side core stack open source 
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Enables .NET to run on Apple OS X and Linux.
 
Microsoft debuts first non-Nokia Lumia phone 
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Largest Microsoft 'patch Wednesday' coming this week 
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Sixteen flaws patched in biggest update collection this year.
 
Microsoft shifts to freemium model for Office mobile apps 
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Premium features require Office 365 subscription.
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