Netflix announces Australian launch 
By Brett Winterford | 5 days ago | Comment Now 
Updated: Will the telcos play ball?
 
Westpac merges seven legacy wealth systems 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 3, 2014 | Comment Now 
Celebrates completion of retail online banking migrations.
 
AFP will use data retention to fight piracy 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 30, 2014 | Comment Now 
Commissioner reveals use for new scheme.
 
Google's public DNS goes offline 
By Juha Saarinen | Oct 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
Australian, NZ and SE Asian users affected.
 
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 
 
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.
 
Turnbull offers metadata definition 
By Allie Coyne | Aug 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
Doesn't include websites.
 
Telcos still in the dark as Govt moves on data retention 
By Allie Coyne | Aug 5, 2014 | Comment Now 
Updated: Bill due before the end of the year.
 
Govt must store data in retention regime: iiNet 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 29, 2014 | Comment Now 
Calls for correcting of ‘inaccurate and misleading’ metadata claims.
 
Govt proposes crackdown on ISPs over piracy 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 25, 2014 | Comment Now 
Wants new legal powers for copyright industry.
 
Vocus confirms $107m FX Networks acquisition 
By Juha Saarinen | Jul 2, 2014 | Comment Now 
Hopes to win wholesale FTTP business in NZ.
 
NZ govt takes anchor tenancy on Hawaiki cable 
 
Ansell finds SAP ERP a better fit for Australia 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 1, 2014 | Comment Now 
Abandons planned global Oracle rollout.
 
Vocus in talks to buy NZ backbone provider FX Networks 
By Juha Saarinen | Jun 30, 2014 | Comment Now 
Could spend more than $94 million.
 
US FCC investigating slow internet download speeds 
Jun 16, 2014 | Comment Now 
Looking into "the new choke point".
 
Telecom NZ completes first stage of core systems upgrade 
By Juha Saarinen | May 27, 2014 | Comment Now 
From copper wire to customers at centre.
 
Telstra yields to two-hour notice for NBN pull-through 
By Allie Coyne | May 22, 2014 | Comment Now 
ISPs win on notification timeframe.
 
NBN Co calls for telco guarantee shakeup 
May 13, 2014 | Comment Now 
Finds an unlikely ally in iiNet.
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)
  7%
 
Your telco, ISP or utility
  7%
 
A retailer (Coles, Woolworths et al)
  2%
 
A Federal Government agency (ATO, Centrelink etc)
  21%
 
An Australian law enforcement agency (AFP, ASIO et al)
  15%
 
A State Government agency (Health dept, etc)
  5%
TOTAL VOTES: 897

Vote