Australian police fail to quantify metadata use in investigations 
By Allie Coyne | 2 days ago | Comment Now 
Law enforcement agencies lay out case for data retention.
 
Hockey mulls selling off Canberra's secure fibre network 
By Paris Cowan | 4 days ago | Comment Now 
MYEFO: ICON privatisation on the cards.
 
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.
 
Transport for NSW opens network services mega-tender 
By Paris Cowan | Dec 1, 2014 | Comment Now 
Full steam ahead in outsourcing overhaul.
 
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.
 
Govt kicks off cost-benefit analysis of emergency services spectrum 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 21, 2014 | Comment Now 
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Vodafone would sell Australian operation 'for the right price' 
By Juha Saarinen | Nov 21, 2014 | Comment Now 
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Netflix announces Australian launch 
By Brett Winterford | Nov 19, 2014 | Comment Now 
Updated: Will the telcos play ball?
 
Google, Telstra trial balloon internet in Queensland 
 
State of NBN too uncertain for full corporate plan 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 17, 2014 | Comment Now 
NBN Co releases figures for FY2015.
 
Vocus, Amcom enter due diligence over merger 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
Talks progress to final stages.
 
Megaport sells east coast fibre network for $15m 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 3, 2014 | Comment Now 
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Australia needs to stop selling its innovation sector short 
By David Havyatt | Oct 31, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Opinion] We need a global perspective.
 
AFP will use data retention to fight piracy 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 30, 2014 | Comment Now 
Commissioner reveals use for new scheme.
 
Hackers breach White House network 
Oct 29, 2014 | Comment Now 
Unclassified system suffers intrusion.
 
US govt sues AT&T over phone data throttling 
Oct 29, 2014 | Comment Now 
Telco argues it has been transparent with customers.
 
ASIC pushes for telco data interception powers 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 27, 2014 | Comment Now 
NBN will make traditional sources 'of very little use'.
 
Vic emergency services to use drones as 'eyes in the sky' 
By Paris Cowan | Oct 24, 2014 | Comment Now 
Vision for the future includes airborne video feed.
 
Telstra restructures internally to target Asia 
By Andrew Colley | Oct 23, 2014 | Comment Now 
'Crucial' for carrier to scale.
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