Bulk data collection doesn't work without trust 
By Juha Saarinen | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
[Blog post] No safe hands, no support.
 
Qld Police to get 5400 more iPads under re-elected LNP 
By Paris Cowan | Jan 19, 2015 | Comment Now 
Science and technology research offered $90m in funding.
 
Vic Coalition promises $25m for police smart devices 
By Paris Cowan | Nov 25, 2014 | Comment Now 
Re-elected government will stump up for mobility vision.
 
MPs reject e-voting over cost, integrity fears 
By Paris Cowan | Nov 20, 2014 | Comment Now 
No need to tempt the ‘luck of the Irish’.
 
Vic Coalition pledges $7m for IT to stop 'doctor-shopping' 
By Paris Cowan | Nov 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
“Long-overdue” prescription monitoring system promised.
 
Vic Govt promises 3D printers for all state high schools 
By Paris Cowan | Oct 27, 2014 | Comment Now 
Grants to "nurture scientific endeavour".
 
Vic Premier promises $30m in IT grants for manufacturers 
 
Verizon fined $8m for using customer data without permission 
Sep 4, 2014 | Comment Now 
Biggest telco privacy fine in the history of the US FCC.
 
Google's Android software targeted by EU regulators 
Jul 31, 2014 | Comment Now 
Is search giant abusing market monopoly?
 
AEC is 'not ready' for electronic voting 
By Paris Cowan | Jul 31, 2014 | Comment Now 
Does not want repeat of WA lost votes saga.
 
Comms dept proposes BYOD for e-voting trial  
By Allie Coyne | Jul 30, 2014 | Comment Now 
With MyGov to be used for ID verification.
 
WA opposition promises to appoint IT minister 
By Paris Cowan | Jul 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
Labor fears IT mismanagement will push skills out of the state.
 
Vic Labor puts its support behind mobile police 
By Paris Cowan | Jun 23, 2014 | Comment Now 
Dodges LEAP funding promise.
 
NSW Govt awards contract to expand online voting  
By Allie Coyne | May 12, 2014 | Comment Now 
$1.9 million, five-year deal.
 
Should social media be regulated during election campaigns? 
By Paris Cowan | Apr 4, 2014 | Comment Now 
Victorian Parliament to investigate accountability on the web.
 
SA Health accused of probity errors and project failures 
By Paris Cowan | Mar 13, 2014 | Comment Now 
Opposition vows to investigate department if elected.
 
SA opposition promises to audit government IT  
By Paris Cowan | Mar 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
Health, police IT ‘neglect’ in the spotlight.
 
SA Labor commits to Police legacy IT replacement 
By Paris Cowan | Mar 7, 2014 | Comment Now 
But no dollar pledge to $40 million program.
 
SA Opposition vows to bring back rego stickers 
By Paris Cowan | Mar 4, 2014 | Comment Now 
‘Not everyone has a smartphone’, Marshall says.
 
US telco regulator to write new open internet rules 
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