Victoria appoints privacy and data protection commissioner 
 
Vic 000 operator slams telcos over mobile location delays 
By Paris Cowan | 3 days ago | Comment Now 
Telstra says capability should be ready in weeks.
 
Qld Police not convinced by body worn cameras 
By Paris Cowan | 5 days ago | Comment Now 
Privacy, resourcing hurdles for Brisbane 'robocops'.
 
Snowden accuses NZ PM of lying about mass surveillance 
By Juha Saarinen | 6 days ago | Comment Now 
Five days out from national election.
 
Ergas hints at reining in the ACCC 
By Andrew Colley | Sep 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
Telecommunications industry lacking regulatory centre.
 
Parliament urges Qld Govt to recruit privacy commissioner 
By Paris Cowan | Sep 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
Position remains vacant after nearly three years.
 
Google commences ‘right to be forgotten’ Euro tour 
Sep 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
Google-appointed panel to debate privacy rights.
 
Former finance CIOs find favour in start-up land 
By Brett Winterford | Sep 9, 2014 | Comment Now 
Anne Weatherston, David Gee join new ventures.
 
Feds propose strict security controls for ICT suppliers 
By Andrew Colley | Sep 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
Extra checks to address data breaches.
 
Defence fined $5000 for privacy breach 
By Paris Cowan | Sep 8, 2014 | Comment Now 
Slap on the wrist from Privacy Commissioner.
 
Why Australia needs stronger protections for privacy 
By Norman Witzleb | Sep 5, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Opinion] It is time to catch up with the rest of the world.
 
Verizon fined $8m for using customer data without permission 
Sep 4, 2014 | Comment Now 
Biggest telco privacy fine in the history of the US FCC.
 
ALRC drops safe harbour from proposed privacy law 
By Paris Cowan | Sep 3, 2014 | Comment Now 
Online intermediaries encouraged to act against breaches.
 
Apple washes hands of celebrity iCloud hack 
By Juha Saarinen | Sep 3, 2014 | Comment Now 
Commercial motives behind the data theft.
 
Chief scientist calls for dramatic changes to innovation policy 
By Paris Cowan | Sep 2, 2014 | Comment Now 
Australia ‘only OECD country without a science or tech strategy’.
 
Microsoft defies order to hand over user emails 
Sep 1, 2014 | Comment Now 
US judge unfreezes search warrant.
 
Mobile lobby blames federal laws for dodgy airport reception 
By Paris Cowan | Aug 29, 2014 | Comment Now 
Carriers finding it too hard to build towers on federal land.
 
Qantas, Virgin flyers to get uninterrupted mobile device use 
By Allie Coyne | Aug 25, 2014 | Comment Now 
Update: New guidelines kick in from Tuesday.
 
Google preps its first mobile processor 
 
The [digital] natives are restless 
By Vito Forte | Aug 22, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Blog post] And not interested in what you and I call a 'career'.
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