UK passes controversial data retention bill 
By Steve Gold | Jul 18, 2014 | Comment Now 
Telcos forced to store user data for a year.
 
Coalition MPs kill FTTP bill for Tasmania 
 
Photos: Innovation sprouts up among the lettuces 
By Paris Cowan | Jul 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
Inside the 21st Century farms managed from a smartphone.
 
WA opposition promises to appoint IT minister 
By Paris Cowan | Jul 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
Labor fears IT mismanagement will push skills out of the state.
 
US FAA parks Amazon drone delivery plans 
By Allie Coyne | Jun 25, 2014 | Comment Now 
Disputed legislation up for renewal.
 
Vic Labor puts its support behind mobile police 
By Paris Cowan | Jun 23, 2014 | Comment Now 
Dodges LEAP funding promise.
 
Tas Police to issue fines via tablets 
By Allie Coyne | Jun 3, 2014 | Comment Now 
Lobbying for new laws to enable SMS notices.
 
Senate extends life of NBN committee 
By Allie Coyne | May 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
‘Robust’ and ‘ongoing’ oversight approved.
 
NSW Govt awards contract to expand online voting  
By Allie Coyne | May 12, 2014 | Comment Now 
$1.9 million, five-year deal.
 
Tasmanian emergency comms in dire state 
By Allie Coyne | May 9, 2014 | Comment Now 
Stalemate over whole-of-gov network.
 
Should social media be regulated during election campaigns? 
By Paris Cowan | Apr 4, 2014 | Comment Now 
Victorian Parliament to investigate accountability on the web.
 
SA Health accused of probity errors and project failures 
By Paris Cowan | Mar 13, 2014 | Comment Now 
Opposition vows to investigate department if elected.
 
SA opposition promises to audit government IT  
By Paris Cowan | Mar 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
Health, police IT ‘neglect’ in the spotlight.
 
SA Labor commits to Police legacy IT replacement 
By Paris Cowan | Mar 7, 2014 | Comment Now 
But no dollar pledge to $40 million program.
 
Labor attempts to force NBN fibre rollout in Tasmania 
By Allie Coyne | Mar 5, 2014 | Comment Now 
Updated: Introduces new bill.
 
Privacy Act audits will consider infosec budgets 
By Darren Pauli | Mar 5, 2014 | Comment Now 
But commissioner says lax resources no excuse to not patch.
 
SA Opposition vows to bring back rego stickers 
By Paris Cowan | Mar 4, 2014 | Comment Now 
‘Not everyone has a smartphone’, Marshall says.
 
Tasmania offers NBN Co free access to power poles for fibre 
 
SA government jumps the gun on police tech 
By Paris Cowan | Feb 18, 2014 | Comment Now 
More than $3 million invested without enabling legislation.
 
Human Services decides to keep Hobart IT staff 
By Paris Cowan | Feb 17, 2014 | Comment Now 
Reshuffle of functions keeps jobs ahead of Tassie election.
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