Sony hack: it's big, bad, and we need to know what happened  
By Juha Saarinen | Dec 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Blog post] Breach illustrates the need for mandatory disclosure.
 
SA votes to protect itself from open data lawsuits 
By Paris Cowan | Nov 20, 2014 | Comment Now 
Immunity laws cover government against civil suits.
 
BYOD in schools stirs up controversy in Qld 
By Paris Cowan | Nov 6, 2014 | Comment Now 
How to get tech in the classroom within a budget?
 
SA govt staff warned not to skirt FOI with personal email 
 
Govt promises $12 million for STEM in schools 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
But comes under fire over curriculum review.
 
NSW Govt data cube to encourage 'citizen auditors' for spending 
By Paris Cowan | Oct 1, 2014 | Comment Now 
But can the state walk the transparency talk?
 
Telstra takes 85k requests for user data in 12 months 
By Allie Coyne | Sep 1, 2014 | Comment Now 
Releases first full-year transparency report.
 
Wikipedia publishes EU take-down notices 
By Julia Fioretti | Aug 7, 2014 | Comment Now 
Fights against "internet riddled with memory holes".
 
NSW schools prepare for $10m OASIS library overhaul 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 24, 2014 | Comment Now 
Will welcome 'Oliver' system.
 
Doubts cast on Queensland's ICT Dashboard 
By Paris Cowan | Jul 22, 2014 | Comment Now 
Opposition, former Govt CIO say it can't be trusted.
 
Vodafone reveals global extent of government wiretapping 
Jun 9, 2014 | Comment Now 
Pushes Australian Government for greater transparency.
 
NSW allows BYO devices into public schools 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 29, 2013 | Comment Now 
Policy document sets clear expectations for admins, students.
 
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.
 
Don’t worry, we're all watching 
By Brett Winterford | Oct 25, 2013 | Comment Now 
Opinion: The uneasy marriage of transparency and risk.
 
MyNetFone slams ACCC's redaction fightback 
By Ry Crozier | Sep 19, 2013 | Comment Now 
Argues equal weight for all information.
 
Yahoo! reveals frequent Australian govt data requests 
 
Microsoft, Google sue US govt over spying disclosure 
 
NBN Co reins in rollout transparency 
By Ry Crozier | Aug 30, 2013 | Comment Now 
[Blog post] Fresh wave of data files removed from website.
 
ACCC blocks iiNet's transparency drive 
By Ry Crozier | Jun 3, 2013 | Comment Now 
ADSL price inputs go untested.
 
Google sees spike in govt removal requests 
By Juha Saarinen | Apr 26, 2013 | Comment Now 
Local transportation agency has 119 YouTubes taken down.
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