EU lawmakers vote to break up Google 
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Want level-playing field.
 
EU wants Google to expand 'right to be forgotten' 
2 days ago | Comment Now 
Watchdogs want rule applied globally.
 
Google releases enterprise anti-malware tool for Macs 
By Allie Coyne | 4 days ago | Comment Now 
"Santa" software arrives in time for Christmas.
 
Google split put to European vote this week 
4 days ago | Comment Now 
Underlines widespread concern amoung EU politicians.
 
Google flying more, longer-lasting Project Loon balloons 
By Allie Coyne | 5 days ago | Comment Now 
Clocks faster deployment speeds in high-altitude internet initiative.
 
The Fitbit detectives that could be using your data in court 
By David Glance | 5 days ago | Comment Now 
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European Parliament proposes Google split 
6 days ago | Comment Now 
Draft resolution suggests unbundling search from commercial services.
 
Mozilla dumps Google for Yahoo as default search 
By Juha Saarinen | Nov 20, 2014 | Comment Now 
No single global default search engine for Firefox.
 
SA votes to protect itself from open data lawsuits 
By Paris Cowan | Nov 20, 2014 | Comment Now 
Immunity laws cover government against civil suits.
 
Lufthansa outsources IT to IBM for $1.4bn 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 19, 2014 | Comment Now 
IT infrastructure division shifted out.
 
NSW agencies urged to consider good privacy in customer service 
By Paris Cowan | Nov 19, 2014 | Comment Now 
State Privacy Commissioner talks up trust.
 
Veterans' Affairs forced to apologise over privacy breach 
By Paris Cowan | Nov 18, 2014 | Comment Now 
Pilgrim calls an end to three year dispute.
 
Inside the early days of Singapore's first privacy regime 
By Paris Cowan | Nov 18, 2014 | Comment Now 
"Still a fair amount of work to do" in data hosting hotspot.
 
Tech giants push for legal curbs on govt surveillance 
By Juha Saarinen | Nov 18, 2014 | Comment Now 
More work needed to rein in spy agencies.
 
Google helps track illegal fishing using satellite data 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 17, 2014 | Comment Now 
Pours funds into conservation effort.
 
Google, Telstra trial balloon internet in Queensland 
 
Data retention bill over the top, committee finds 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
Human rights parliamentary committee says 'get a warrant'.
 
Immigration breached Privacy Act with data leak 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 12, 2014 | Comment Now 
Pilgrim slams "copy and paste" of asylum seeker data.
 
AHRC wasn't consulted on privacy commission merger 
By Paris Cowan | Nov 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
Proposal ‘unworkable’ in current form.
 
States go into bat to save the OAIC 
By Paris Cowan | Nov 7, 2014 | Comment Now 
Senate committee to report on proposed disbanding.
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Your bank
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Your insurance company
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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%
 
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  15%
 
A State Government agency (Health dept, etc)
  5%
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