FBI urges companies to build spying tools into devices 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 17, 2014 | Comment Now 
Wants entry through 'front door, not back door'.
 
Changing of the guard at Newcrest Mining 
By Brett Winterford | Oct 3, 2014 | Comment Now 
Former IT staff form their own consultancy.
 
Rio Tinto digs deeper for next big discovery 
By Brett Winterford | Jun 23, 2014 | Comment Now 
Ten-year long gradiometer build close to complete.
 
BHP Billiton extends driverless truck trial 
By Allie Coyne | Apr 28, 2014 | Comment Now 
Six more vehicles to join operations.
 
Panasonic, Fujitsu to form new chip design company 
 
BHP uses IT systems to benchmark mine costs 
Apr 4, 2014 | Comment Now 
Flags further improvement.
 
Roy Hill mine to begin fleet system rollout 
By Ry Crozier | Feb 3, 2014 | Comment Now 
Buys first 34 ruggedised computers.
 
BHP, Rio Tinto digitise iron ore shipping paperwork 
 
Mining automation requires skills rethink: report 
By Charis Palmer | Jul 22, 2013 | Comment Now 
Call for user-centred design.
 
Photos: Inside BHP Billiton's IROC control centre 
 
BHP Billiton opens Perth remote control centre 
By Ry Crozier | Jul 3, 2013 | Comment Now 
Real-time visibility across iron ore operations.
 
Rio Tinto uses IT to unlock iron ore capacity 
By Ry Crozier | Nov 30, 2012 | Comment Now 
Nameplate growth confirms technology is paying off.
 
BHP Billiton wins more time for Olympic Dam 
By Ry Crozier | Nov 13, 2012 | Comment Now 
Pot of money ready for technology studies.
 
BHP Billiton to drive automation at Jimblebar 
By Ry Crozier | Nov 5, 2012 | Comment Now 
Trucks to be delivered next year.
 
Developer cleans up Minecraft trojan   
By Darren Pauli | Nov 1, 2012 | Comment Now 
Trend Micro spots RAT in Australia.
 
Port Hedland port upgrades comms system 
By Ry Crozier | Oct 29, 2012 | Comment Now 
Handles bulk iron ore exports.
 
Rio Tinto eyes computers to probe rock contents 
By Ry Crozier | Sep 27, 2012 | Comment Now 
Future mineral recovery method a question of scale.
 
Fortescue Metals eyes tech boost on Firetail deposit 
By Ry Crozier | Sep 25, 2012 | Comment Now 
Inks $1.5bn deal with Leighton Contractors.
 
BHP secures print, phone services in Perth 
By Ry Crozier | Jul 10, 2012 | Comment Now 
New City Square office gets kitted out.
 
20,000 malicious apps hawked on droid store 
By SC Staff | Jul 6, 2012 | Comment Now 
The number of malicious apps doubled in 30 days.
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Your bank
  38%
 
Your insurance company
  3%
 
A technology company (Google, Facebook et al)
  8%
 
Your telco, ISP or utility
  7%
 
A retailer (Coles, Woolworths et al)
  2%
 
A Federal Government agency (ATO, Centrelink etc)
  20%
 
An Australian law enforcement agency (AFP, ASIO et al)
  15%
 
A State Government agency (Health dept, etc)
  5%
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