Google helps track illegal fishing using satellite data 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 17, 2014 | Comment Now 
Pours funds into conservation effort.
 
US weather systems hacked, satellites affected 
Nov 13, 2014 | Comment Now 
Four websites targeted.
 
AFP backs proposed guidelines for website blocking 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 29, 2014 | Comment Now 
ASIC error could have been avoided, police say.
 
Vic emergency services to use drones as 'eyes in the sky' 
By Paris Cowan | Oct 24, 2014 | Comment Now 
Vision for the future includes airborne video feed.
 
Govt reveals 6000 mobile black spots 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 7, 2014 | Comment Now 
Victoria wants almost half of program funding.
 
Ergas hints at reining in the ACCC 
By Andrew Colley | Sep 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
Telecommunications industry lacking regulatory centre.
 
What to say when things go wrong 
By Juha Saarinen | Sep 9, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Blog post] Is crisis comms part of your disaster recovery plan?
 
Hopes for industry-led piracy scheme fade 
By Andrew Colley | Sep 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
iiNet remains resistant to graduated response.
 
Australia and NZ team up to build maritime satellite network 
 
NewSat gets conditional waiver to continue Jabiru-1 satellite 
 
US auto regulator pushes wireless transmitters for car safety 
By Allie Coyne | Aug 19, 2014 | Comment Now 
Wants life-saving technology made mandatory.
 
Turnbull steps into data retention debate 
By Allie Coyne | Aug 7, 2014 | Comment Now 
Brandis, Turnbull approach Telstra first for meeting.
 
NewSat stops satellite build during financing talks 
By Juha Saarinen | Aug 4, 2014 | Comment Now 
Jabiru-1 build on hold, Jabiru-2 launch delayed.
 
Ericsson bags long-term NBN satellite work 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 30, 2014 | Comment Now 
Adds $300m LTS bundle to fixed wireless contract.
 
NBN Co offers new satellite service for remote users 
By Juha Saarinen | Jul 22, 2014 | Comment Now 
IPstar to wholesale broadband.
 
Australia to house new spy base for military comms 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
Geraldton facility gets expanded.
 
Google acquires satellite maker Skybox Imaging for $533m 
 
Tasmanian emergency comms in dire state 
By Allie Coyne | May 9, 2014 | Comment Now 
Stalemate over whole-of-gov network.
 
NBN Co to spend $1.4bn more on regional rollout 
 
Optus to cut another 350 jobs in ongoing restructure 
By Allie Coyne | Apr 29, 2014 | Comment Now 
Update: Also prepares launch of tenth satellite.
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