AWS offers bigger discounts for committed customers 
By Allie Coyne | Dec 4, 2014 | Comment Now 
Reserved instances now tiered by payment over usage.
 
Optus offers NFC payments on Android phones 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
First telco to dive into mobile payments.
 
Apple Pay rival hacked, emails stolen 
By Teri Robinson | Oct 31, 2014 | Comment Now 
CurrentC pilot users' emails accessed.
 
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.
 
Eftpos trials online payments with Coles, CommBank 
By Allie Coyne | Sep 1, 2014 | Comment Now 
Moves from PoS into online retail.
 
Google Australia MD rules out local Wallet 
By Penny Wolf | Aug 21, 2014 | Comment Now 
MD says there are bigger problems to solve.
 
US auto regulator pushes wireless transmitters for car safety 
By Allie Coyne | Aug 19, 2014 | Comment Now 
Wants life-saving technology made mandatory.
 
Govt to offload processing of Medicare payments 
By Paris Cowan | Aug 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
Wants private sector to shoulder the IT burden.
 
Turnbull steps into data retention debate 
By Allie Coyne | Aug 7, 2014 | Comment Now 
Brandis, Turnbull approach Telstra first for meeting.
 
Australia to house new spy base for military comms 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
Geraldton facility gets expanded.
 
Tasmanian emergency comms in dire state 
By Allie Coyne | May 9, 2014 | Comment Now 
Stalemate over whole-of-gov network.
 
Govt begins review of emergency services spectrum 
By Allie Coyne | Mar 4, 2014 | Comment Now 
Telstra, Police Federation continue to fight for access.
 
Comms Dept to shed up to 25 percent of workforce 
By Allie Coyne | Feb 28, 2014 | Comment Now 
Union slams ‘appalling’ restructure.
 
Europe considers building comms network to thwart US spies 
 
Australian customers cold on mobile payments 
By Andrew Colley | Jan 28, 2014 | Comment Now 
Survey questions demand for using a phone as a wallet.
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