Australian police fail to quantify metadata use in investigations 
By Allie Coyne | 4 days ago | Comment Now 
Law enforcement agencies lay out case for data retention.
 
Govt gives ISPs four months to develop piracy code  
By Allie Coyne | Dec 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
Will introduce website blocking for non-Aussie torrent sites.
 
ITU finalises gigabit over copper lines standard 
By Juha Saarinen | Dec 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
Promises "fibre-like" speeds within 400 metres.
 
Netflix announces Australian launch 
By Brett Winterford | Nov 19, 2014 | Comment Now 
Updated: Will the telcos play ball?
 
Investors attack ACCC over NBN advice 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 13, 2014 | Comment Now 
Regulator hits back at NBN policy audit.
 
Nextgen ditches NBN virtual connect product 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 7, 2014 | Comment Now 
Claims NBN system upgrade will force huge costs.
 
AFP will use data retention to fight piracy 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 30, 2014 | Comment Now 
Commissioner reveals use for new scheme.
 
NBN Co names first 140 FTTN sites 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 20, 2014 | Comment Now 
National trial extended.
 
Google's public DNS goes offline 
By Juha Saarinen | Oct 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
Australian, NZ and SE Asian users affected.
 
Telstra names first sites in $100m wi-fi network 
By Allie Coyne, Andrew Colley | Sep 30, 2014 | Comment Now 
Payphones become trial hotspots.
 
NBN Co to reveal broadband mix in weeks 
By Andrew Colley | Sep 26, 2014 | Comment Now 
What type of connection will you get?
 
DSL remains Australia's main business broadband option 
By Juha Saarinen | Sep 22, 2014 | Comment Now 
Only big business taking up FTTP.
 
Ergas hints at reining in the ACCC 
By Andrew Colley | Sep 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
Telecommunications industry lacking regulatory centre.
 
Foxtel urges government to force the hand of ISPs  
By Andrew Colley | Sep 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
Insists ISPs must bear the costs of cracking down on online piracy.
 
Crime Commission floats fines for ISPs who won't block sites 
By Allie Coyne | Sep 4, 2014 | Comment Now 
Wants a stick to enforce takedown requests.
 
ISPs willing to negotiate on 'three strikes' piracy regime 
 
Qld Govt applies ICT-as-a-service mandate to 1WS 
By Allie Coyne | Sep 1, 2014 | Comment Now 
Landmark building to be 'a showpiece for the future'.
 
NBN CBA proves Turnbull's MTM is fraudband 
By Michelle Rowland | Aug 29, 2014 | Comment Now 
Opinion: Three errors of logic in the cost-benefit analysis.
 
ASIC admits to lack of technical knowledge in s313 use 
By Allie Coyne | Aug 27, 2014 | Comment Now 
Wants to retain use of website blocking notices.
 
iiNet revenue passes $1 billion 
By Allie Coyne | Aug 21, 2014 | Comment Now 
Attributes return to organic growth after acquisitions.
Sign up to receive iTnews email bulletins
   FOLLOW US...
Latest Comments
Polls
Who do you trust most to protect your private data?







   |   View results
Your bank
  39%
 
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)
  14%
 
A State Government agency (Health dept, etc)
  6%
TOTAL VOTES: 1797

Vote
Do you support the abolition of the Office of the Information Commissioner?