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A/NZ agencies spy on 'friendlies' for NSA 
By Juha Saarinen | 2 days ago | Comment Now 
Leak reveals sigint ops against Pacific countries, SE Asia.
 
US to enforce net neutrality 
By Juha Saarinen | Feb 27, 2015 | Comment Now 
New rules ban discrimination and charging for priority access.
 
Obama to demand US organisations share cyber threat data 
 
VMware tech chief named US govt CIO 
By Paris Cowan | Feb 6, 2015 | Comment Now 
Tony Scott joins the White House.
 
US big data privacy bill gains bipartisan support 
By Roberta Rampton | Feb 6, 2015 | Comment Now 
White House continues push for national data breach notification laws.
 
Google, Apple defend Aussie tax contribution 
By Allie Coyne | Feb 5, 2015 | Comment Now 
Hit back at focus on tech companies.
 
Vocus offloads Kiwi network construction unit 
By Juha Saarinen | Feb 4, 2015 | Comment Now 
Sets up joint venture with Spark.
 
Obama proposes $18b cyber security program 
Feb 3, 2015 | Comment Now 
Government-wide intrusion detection on the wish-list.
 
Telcos to go ahead with delayed Tasman Sea cable 
By Juha Saarinen | Dec 18, 2014 | Comment Now 
Telstra scales back investment in TGA.
 
US Marshal auctions $22m worth of Silk Road bitcoins 
Dec 5, 2014 | Comment Now 
Biggest Silk Road sell-off to date.
 
Netflix announces Australian launch 
By Brett Winterford | Nov 19, 2014 | Comment Now 
Updated: Will the telcos play ball?
 
US to boost military with robotics, 3D printing 
Nov 18, 2014 | Comment Now 
Technological edge waning, Hagel warns.
 
US State Department shuts down email system after hack 
Nov 18, 2014 | Comment Now 
Latest in a campaign by unknown attackers.
 
US govt to spend $485m to build fastest supercomputers 
Nov 17, 2014 | Comment Now 
Will outperform China's Tianhe-2.
 
Apple sued over disappearing iMessages 
By Jonathan Stempel | Nov 12, 2014 | Comment Now 
Potential class action launched in California.
 
US Postal Service systems breached by hackers 
Nov 11, 2014 | Comment Now 
More than 800,000 staff affected.
 
Biggest ever Tor raid sees 16 arrested 
Nov 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
Underground sites targeted.
 
US govt sues AT&T over phone data throttling 
Oct 29, 2014 | Comment Now 
Telco argues it has been transparent with customers.
 
Staples investigates suspected credit card breach 
Oct 22, 2014 | Comment Now 
North-east US outlets look to be affected.
 
Microsoft confirms Australian Azure launch 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 21, 2014 | Comment Now 
Available from next week.
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