australia

Gov plots new telco data access or surveillance powers for ATO, Border Force, others

Gov plots new telco data access or surveillance powers for ATO, Border Force, others

First proposals under sweeping surveillance reforms released.
Dec 6 2021 1:21PM
Gov appoints new National Data Commissioner

Gov appoints new National Data Commissioner

Designate role until controversial bill passes.
Dec 2 2021 1:15PM
Anti-troll laws to compel social media to unmask anonymous commenters

Anti-troll laws to compel social media to unmask anonymous commenters

Or be liable themselves.
Dec 1 2021 5:14PM
Australia to launch inquiry into big tech's behaviour

Australia to launch inquiry into big tech's behaviour

Under threat of even more legislation.
Dec 1 2021 6:14AM
Australia to introduce laws to 'unmask' anonymous commenters online

Australia to introduce laws to 'unmask' anonymous commenters online

Technical implementation left to the platforms to work out.
Nov 28 2021 6:19PM
HyperOne doubles number of 'on-ramps' to its national fibre backbone

HyperOne doubles number of 'on-ramps' to its national fibre backbone

Now more than 2000, with the goal to bridge the digital divide.
Nov 25 2021 6:44AM
ASIC says cryptocurrency investors 'on their own' for now

ASIC says cryptocurrency investors 'on their own' for now

While rules are worked on.
Nov 23 2021 3:30AM
Australian billionaire to help publishers strike content deal with Google, Facebook

Australian billionaire to help publishers strike content deal with Google, Facebook

Will submit collective bargaining application to the ACCC.
Nov 22 2021 12:11PM
Australia, US agree to protect sensitive quantum tech, share knowledge

Australia, US agree to protect sensitive quantum tech, share knowledge

Under new pact.
Nov 19 2021 12:36PM
Australia to invest $111 million in quantum technology

Australia to invest $111 million in quantum technology

One of nine technology areas deemed "critical" to the national interest.
Nov 17 2021 9:21AM
Google Research Australia to be set up

Google Research Australia to be set up

As part of a five-year, $1bn investment agreement.
Nov 16 2021 12:22PM
Vic motorist sues Toyota Australia for car navi's 'silly' routes

Vic motorist sues Toyota Australia for car navi's 'silly' routes

Allegedly led to missed flights and recommended non-existent roads.
Oct 28 2021 12:35PM
ACCC wants browser choice screen offered to all Android device users in Australia

ACCC wants browser choice screen offered to all Android device users in Australia

Will ask for new powers to break Google's search dominance.
Oct 28 2021 9:48AM
Cyber incident takeover powers reintroduced to parliament

Cyber incident takeover powers reintroduced to parliament

As ASIO raises 'concerns' about malware injection.
Oct 20 2021 1:18PM
Australia to make permanent company laws allowing virtual AGMs

Australia to make permanent company laws allowing virtual AGMs

After temporary arrangement through pandemic.
Oct 20 2021 12:15PM
7-Eleven disables facial image capture on customer feedback tablets

7-Eleven disables facial image capture on customer feedback tablets

After adverse privacy ruling.
Oct 14 2021 12:33PM
Facebook-backed group launches misinformation adjudication panel in Australia

Facebook-backed group launches misinformation adjudication panel in Australia

A day after the government threatened tougher laws.
Oct 12 2021 6:07AM
Australia mulls measures making social media giants responsible for defamatory postings

Australia mulls measures making social media giants responsible for defamatory postings

Escalates talk of crackdown.
Oct 11 2021 6:33AM
AWS, Telstra, L'Oreal Australia line up against cyber security director liability plan

AWS, Telstra, L'Oreal Australia line up against cyber security director liability plan

Govt proposal garners little support.
Oct 7 2021 12:29PM
UK's Wise to join the New Payments Platform in Australia

UK's Wise to join the New Payments Platform in Australia

Chases faster and lower cost transfers.
Sep 27 2021 6:42AM

Log In

Email:
Password:
  |  Forgot your password?