NSW Corrective Services uses data to calculate risk of re-offending 
 
IBM wins $9.6m to host eCensus in 2016 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 6, 2014 | Comment Now 
ABS ditches in-house plans in favour of outsourcing.
 
ABS needs more Govt cash to upgrade old IT 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 16, 2014 | Comment Now 
Stats boss argues system instability needs to be addressed.
 
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.
 
Google's Android software targeted by EU regulators 
Jul 31, 2014 | Comment Now 
Is search giant abusing market monopoly?
 
US telco regulator to write new open internet rules 
 
NBN Co unveils high-level overview of rollout stats 
By Ry Crozier | Oct 30, 2013 | Comment Now 
[Blog post] Expect weekly updates, but granular data sources kept behind firewall.
 
US regulators meet Bitcoin advocates 
 
Rio Tinto uses algorithm to reclaim train capacity 
By Ry Crozier | Jul 23, 2013 | Comment Now 
Maximises iron ore loaded into rail cars.
 
Universities join race for big data riches 
By Charis Palmer | Jun 3, 2013 | Comment Now 
Course list grows with industry partnerships.
 
NBN Co commits millionth premise to rollout plan 
By Ry Crozier | Mar 15, 2013 | Comment Now 
Milestone met with maths.
 
Google kills account hijacks with statistics 
By Joshua Gliddon | Feb 21, 2013 | Comment Now 
Hijacking down 99.7 percent.
 
US regulators expected to wrap up Google probe 
 
ACCC to decommission Adelaide data centre 
By Ry Crozier | Oct 19, 2012 | Comment Now 
Reveals project to bring secure data to iOS devices.
 
ACMA gets new back-up telco powers 
By Ry Crozier | Sep 5, 2012 | Comment Now 
Grows teeth to address any TCP code failures.
 
Google may cop $10m fine for Safari gaffe 
By Liam Tung | May 7, 2012 | Comment Now 
US authorities prepare case.
 
ICANN 'glitch' let gTLD rivals see user details 
By Liam Tung | Apr 16, 2012 | Comment Now 
Was aware of glitch in March, thought it was fixed.
 
Software glitch delays ICANN's '.brand' deadline 
By Liam Tung | Apr 13, 2012 | Comment Now 
On application deadline day.
 
Google's privacy changes: the silo breaker 
By Liam Tung | Jan 31, 2012 | Comment Now 
Simpler privacy that paying customers won't face.
 
Facebook faces 20 years of privacy audits 
By Liam Tung | Nov 30, 2011 | Comment Now 
Zuckerburg defends Facebook's track record.
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