SA votes to protect itself from open data lawsuits 
By Paris Cowan | 1 day 4 hours ago | Comment Now 
Immunity laws cover government against civil suits.
 
SA govt staff warned not to skirt FOI with personal email 
 
NSW Govt data cube to encourage 'citizen auditors' for spending 
By Paris Cowan | Oct 1, 2014 | Comment Now 
But can the state walk the transparency talk?
 
Telstra takes 85k requests for user data in 12 months 
By Allie Coyne | Sep 1, 2014 | Comment Now 
Releases first full-year transparency report.
 
Wikipedia publishes EU take-down notices 
By Julia Fioretti | Aug 7, 2014 | Comment Now 
Fights against "internet riddled with memory holes".
 
Doubts cast on Queensland's ICT Dashboard 
By Paris Cowan | Jul 22, 2014 | Comment Now 
Opposition, former Govt CIO say it can't be trusted.
 
Vodafone reveals global extent of government wiretapping 
Jun 9, 2014 | Comment Now 
Pushes Australian Government for greater transparency.
 
NBN Co unveils high-level overview of rollout stats 
By Ry Crozier | Oct 30, 2013 | Comment Now 
[Blog post] Expect weekly updates, but granular data sources kept behind firewall.
 
Don’t worry, we're all watching 
By Brett Winterford | Oct 25, 2013 | Comment Now 
Opinion: The uneasy marriage of transparency and risk.
 
MyNetFone slams ACCC's redaction fightback 
By Ry Crozier | Sep 19, 2013 | Comment Now 
Argues equal weight for all information.
 
Yahoo! reveals frequent Australian govt data requests 
 
Microsoft, Google sue US govt over spying disclosure 
 
NBN Co reins in rollout transparency 
By Ry Crozier | Aug 30, 2013 | Comment Now 
[Blog post] Fresh wave of data files removed from website.
 
ACCC blocks iiNet's transparency drive 
By Ry Crozier | Jun 3, 2013 | Comment Now 
ADSL price inputs go untested.
 
Google sees spike in govt removal requests 
By Juha Saarinen | Apr 26, 2013 | Comment Now 
Local transportation agency has 119 YouTubes taken down.
 
EU security agency issues cloud SLA checklist 
By Liam Tung | Apr 4, 2012 | Comment Now 
Guidance for public sector cloud procurement.
 
Federal Government opens up to smaller cloud deals 
By John Hilvert | Apr 3, 2012 | Comment Now 
Develops guidelines for deals worth up to $80,000.
 
Australian agencies request more Google user data 
 
Transparency: a core tenet of the cloud 
By Brett Winterford | Sep 20, 2011 | Comment Now 
Opinion: SoftLayer's approach is a breath of fresh air.
 
Telstra plumbed for exchange data 
By Ry Crozier | Apr 27, 2011 | Comment Now 
Competition watchdog seeks detail on all queued access seekers.
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A retailer (Coles, Woolworths et al)
  2%
 
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