NSW agencies urged to consider good privacy in customer service 
By Paris Cowan | 5 days ago | Comment Now 
State Privacy Commissioner talks up trust.
 
Google helps track illegal fishing using satellite data 
By Allie Coyne | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
Pours funds into conservation effort.
 
US govt to spend $485m to build fastest supercomputers 
Nov 17, 2014 | Comment Now 
Will outperform China's Tianhe-2.
 
NSW Corrective Services uses data to calculate risk of re-offending 
 
Vic Coalition pledges $7m for IT to stop 'doctor-shopping' 
By Paris Cowan | Nov 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
“Long-overdue” prescription monitoring system promised.
 
Victorian Labor distances itself from Ultranet failure 
By Paris Cowan | Nov 13, 2014 | Comment Now 
Puts alleged probity failures down to “individual actions”.
 
Preparing for a data centre migration 
Nov 12, 2014 | Comment Now 
Preparing for a data centre migration? Here's the top ten tips for a successful move.
 
Immigration breached Privacy Act with data leak 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 12, 2014 | Comment Now 
Pilgrim slams "copy and paste" of asylum seeker data.
 
SA to open $92m data research facility 
By Penny Wolf | Nov 11, 2014 | Comment Now 
Crunches data to fight online terrorism and crime.
 
Home Depot reveals 53 million more details stolen in hack 
Nov 7, 2014 | Comment Now 
Attack reaches same scale as Target breach.
 
How to pick a dodgy cop before they're even hired 
By Paris Cowan | Nov 7, 2014 | Comment Now 
Victoria's corruption watchdog uses data to read the signs.
 
Stop the patches 
By Juha Saarinen | Nov 5, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Blog post] The situation has got out of hand.
 
Vic DHS appoints analyst as new CIO 
By Paris Cowan | Nov 5, 2014 | Comment Now 
Hodgkinson returns to state government.
 
Apple Pay rival hacked, emails stolen 
By Teri Robinson | Oct 31, 2014 | Comment Now 
CurrentC pilot users' emails accessed.
 
Victoria kicks off $80m eHealth spending spree 
By Paris Cowan | Oct 30, 2014 | Comment Now 
Millions allocated in 2012 finally make it to hospitals.
 
Govt blasted over data retention laws 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 30, 2014 | Comment Now 
Ludlam asks the ALP to “read the damn bill”.
 
iiNet wins Victorian free wi-fi deal 
By Paris Cowan | Oct 29, 2014 | Comment Now 
Claims $6.7m network will be Australia’s biggest.
 
US govt sues AT&T over phone data throttling 
Oct 29, 2014 | Comment Now 
Telco argues it has been transparent with customers.
 
Crime Commission prepares core systems overhaul 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 29, 2014 | Comment Now 
Will replace 30 year-old national criminal database.
 
Images: the next frontier in data analytics? 
By Paris Cowan | Oct 29, 2014 | Comment Now 
Barclay’s global data chief says we’re still at the starting line.
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Your bank
  38%
 
Your insurance company
  3%
 
A technology company (Google, Facebook et al)
  7%
 
Your telco, ISP or utility
  8%
 
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%
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