SA to open $92m data research facility 
By Penny Wolf | Nov 11, 2014 | Comment Now 
Crunches data to fight online terrorism and crime.
 
Mac OS X Yosemite sends search, location data to Apple, Microsoft 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 21, 2014 | Comment Now 
'Spotlight Suggestions' also featured in iOS 8.
 
Parliament passes law to let ASIO tap entire internet 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 1, 2014 | Comment Now 
Greens effort to limit devices fails.
 
Victoria Police to get ASIO-like spying powers 
By Allie Coyne, Paris Cowan | Sep 17, 2014 | Comment Now 
But commissioner remains concerned about data security.
 
ICANN fights legal bid to seize top level country domains 
By Juha Saarinen | Aug 1, 2014 | Comment Now 
Syria, Iran and North Korea domains targeted.
 
UK Govt rushes to reinstate telco data retention  
By Juha Saarinen | Jul 11, 2014 | Comment Now 
Covers foreign companies as well.
 
Android devices leak location data 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 4, 2014 | Comment Now 
Other operating systems also affected by privacy hole.
 
NSW IT minister releases location intelligence strategy 
By Paris Cowan | Apr 30, 2014 | Comment Now 
Wants funding for automatic address mapping service.
 
Steggles invests in spy-grade analytics 
By Ry Crozier | Jan 28, 2014 | Comment Now 
Baiada Poultry signs co-development deal.
 
NSA spying has minimal effect on stopping terrorism: report 
 
Facebook ekes IT efficiency from sleek data centre design 
By Brett Winterford, Ry Crozier | Feb 14, 2013 | Comment Now 
The Data Centre Strategy Summit keynote in full.
 
NSW Police parse big data for counter-terrorism clues 
 
ACMA targets privacy gap in location services 
Dec 20, 2012 | Comment Now 
Users unaware of data sharing.
 
Clean IT attracts wider European momentum 
By Brett Winterford | Jun 8, 2012 | Comment Now 
Organisers eye global expansion.
 
EC mulls internet terrorist database 
By Brett Winterford | Jun 6, 2012 | Comment Now 
European governments outline partnership with internet industry.
 
Clean IT project considers terrorist content database 
By Brett Winterford | Jun 6, 2012 | Comment Now 
European governments outline partnership with internet industry.
 
Users to ‘flag’ terrorist web pages under EU proposal 
By Brett Winterford | Jan 4, 2012 | Comment Now 
An exercise in crowdsourcing counterterrorism.
 
Users to 'flag' terrorist web pages under EU proposal 
By Brett Winterford | Jan 3, 2012 | Comment Now 
An exercise in crowdsourcing counterterrorism.
 
Wi-fi router owners get Google location opt-out 
 
NSW mine tests RFID thesis 
By Ry Crozier | Jul 21, 2011 | Comment Now 
Can trucks safely become more productive?
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Your bank
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Your insurance company
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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)
  20%
 
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  15%
 
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