New Bluetooth spec beefs up security, data speeds 
By Juha Saarinen | Dec 4, 2014 | Comment Now 
Features IPv6 addressing for Internet of Things and wearables.
 
Telstra offers free trial for first 1000 wi-fi hotspots 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 19, 2014 | Comment Now 
To lure new home broadband customers.
 
Google rethinks email service 
Oct 23, 2014 | Comment Now 
Offers ‘Inbox’ to customers on request basis.
 
Privacy law: Making it stick 
By Brett Winterford | Oct 22, 2014 | Comment Now 
Q&A with Australia's Privacy Commissioner, Timothy Pilgrim.
 
Microsoft crowns Azure ready for Aus govt workloads 
By Brett Winterford | Oct 7, 2014 | Comment Now 
Ticks off a few compliance items prior to launch.
 
IT security: a top five priority for the CIO 
By David Gee | Oct 1, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Blog Post] How do you manage security programs without a CSO?
 
Wordpress resets logins after Gmail credentials leak 
By Juha Saarinen | Sep 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
600,000 Wordpress accounts found in dump.
 
Researcher uncovers timing attack to decloak Google users 
By Juha Saarinen | Sep 12, 2014 | Comment Now 
But web giant isn't interested in remediating it.
 
Millions of Gmail user credentials posted on web 
By Juha Saarinen | Sep 11, 2014 | Comment Now 
Passwords may be from more than one source.
 
Why wait for next generation wi-fi? 
By Stuart Corner | Sep 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
Schools and universities split on when to upgrade.
 
Hacking scandal threatens to upend NZ election 
By Juha Saarinen | Sep 2, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Blog post] Rawshark keeps country on edge.
 
Google chairman says 'unbreakable' encryption will become a reality 
 
Melbourne mall uses iBeacon to promote shopping offers 
By Penny Wolf | Aug 13, 2014 | Comment Now 
Shoppers delivered promotions to mobile device.
 
Privacy Commissioner details 'reasonable steps' for data security 
By Paris Cowan | Aug 7, 2014 | Comment Now 
How to stay on the right side of the Privacy Act.
 
Fund managers revisit systems for SuperStream compliance 
By Penny Wolf | Jul 30, 2014 | Comment Now 
ATO data standard represents backward step for some.
 
Telstra picks Adelaide for first wi-fi network hotspot 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
Prepares pre-Christmas construction.
 
Android devices leak location data 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 4, 2014 | Comment Now 
Other operating systems also affected by privacy hole.
 
Adelaide switches on free outdoor wi-fi 
By Allie Coyne | Jun 25, 2014 | Comment Now 
Internode network nears full completion.
 
iiNet to build $4 million free wi-fi network in Canberra 
 
Telstra to launch public wi-fi network 
By Allie Coyne | May 19, 2014 | Comment Now 
Two years after nixing wireless hot spot network.
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