Parliament urges Qld Govt to recruit privacy commissioner 
By Paris Cowan | 6 hours ago | Comment Now 
Position remains vacant after nearly three years.
 
Google commences ‘right to be forgotten’ Euro tour 
5 days ago | Comment Now 
Google-appointed panel to debate privacy rights.
 
Feds propose strict security controls for ICT suppliers 
By Andrew Colley | 6 days ago | 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.
 
New York police to get body-worn cameras 
Sep 5, 2014 | Comment Now 
Following in the footsteps of NSW rollout.
 
Microsoft sued by Getty over Bing photo tool 
Sep 5, 2014 | Comment Now 
Claims copyright infringement allowed to run rampant.
 
Google's Megan Smith confirmed as White House CTO 
Sep 5, 2014 | Comment Now 
Putting tech vision into service of the US public.
 
Large internet sites plot 'slowdown' net neutrality protest 
 
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.
 
Eftpos trials online payments with Coles, CommBank 
By Allie Coyne | Sep 1, 2014 | Comment Now 
Moves from PoS into online retail.
 
Microsoft defies order to hand over user emails 
Sep 1, 2014 | Comment Now 
US judge unfreezes search warrant.
 
US Govt CTO steps down for Silicon Valley role 
Aug 25, 2014 | Comment Now 
Will help recruit talent into government.
 
Russian politician's son denied bail over alleged hack 
Aug 18, 2014 | Comment Now 
Case continues to sour international relations.
 
Apple onshores China customers’ personal data 
Aug 17, 2014 | Comment Now 
Denies risk to user’s privacy.
 
Coles adopts RANGEme network for small buyers 
By Penny Wolf | Aug 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
SMEs gain access to Coles buying team.
 
Obama hires tech team to improve websites after HealthCare.gov debacle 
By Allie Coyne | Aug 12, 2014 | Comment Now 
Appoints ex Google website manager as lead.
 
Woolworths opens online-only store in Sydney 
By Penny Wolf | Aug 11, 2014 | Comment Now 
Orders now fulfilled from one location.
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