iiNet, DBC face three-week wait for piracy ruling 
By Allie Coyne | 4 days ago | Comment Now 
Battle over draft code, copyright ownership.
 
Betting all his chips on big data 
By Paris Cowan | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
Kel Telford is taking on digital disruptors with one arm tied behind his back.
 
US lawmakers seek to take copyright sting out of licensed software  
By Juha Saarinen | Feb 12, 2015 | Comment Now 
You Own The Devices Act (YODA) reintroduced.
 
Village Roadshow boosts donations amidst copyright crackdown 
By Allie Coyne | Feb 2, 2015 | Comment Now 
AEC lists contributions to political parties.
 
Shrinking IPv4 address pools hinder internet growth 
By Juha Saarinen | Jan 27, 2015 | Comment Now 
Cost of old-style addresses expected to rise in 2015.
 
Virgin, Qualcomm to fund satellite internet network 
Jan 19, 2015 | Comment Now 
To offer high-speed access across the globe.
 
Telstra power outage downs BigPond services 
By Allie Coyne | Jan 14, 2015 | Comment Now 
[Updated] Internet down for four hours.
 
Obama to announce new cybersecurity plans 
Jan 12, 2015 | Comment Now 
Identity theft, privacy protection and broadband on the agenda.
 
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.
 
iiNet to grill Dallas Buyers Club on IP address evidence 
 
Google split put to European vote this week 
Nov 25, 2014 | Comment Now 
Underlines widespread concern amoung EU politicians.
 
Google flying more, longer-lasting Project Loon balloons 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 24, 2014 | Comment Now 
Clocks faster deployment speeds in high-altitude internet initiative.
 
Innovating in the sleepy super industry 
By Brett Winterford | Nov 19, 2014 | Comment Now 
There’s little incentive to be on the bleeding edge, so why is Andrew Todd fighting so hard?
 
Google, Telstra trial balloon internet in Queensland 
 
iiNet seeks details of Dallas Buyers Clubs' piracy hunt 
 
A banker meets a bitcoiner 
By David Gee | Nov 7, 2014 | Comment Now 
Former CIO David Gee meets Bitcoin guru Jason Williams.
 
Former ACCC head warns content is the new telco battleground 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 5, 2014 | Comment Now 
Calls Scales NBN report ‘insulting’.
 
Govt proposes cyberbullying ‘naughty corner’ for web giants 
By Paris Cowan | Oct 29, 2014 | Comment Now 
Legislative force to be reserved for repeat offenders.
 
US govt sues AT&T over phone data throttling 
Oct 29, 2014 | Comment Now 
Telco argues it has been transparent with customers.
 
iiNet compromised by Dallas Buyers Club challenge 
By Andrew Colley | Oct 28, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Blog post] Protecting users is noble, but could iiNet fall victim to its past legal success?
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