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All the tech in the 2017-18 federal budget

All the tech in the 2017-18 federal budget

E-health, BoM infosec, cyber office, and more.
May 9 2017 8:30PM
Australia lends comms support for satellite switch-off

Australia lends comms support for satellite switch-off

Landsat 5 decommissioned after 29 years' service.
Jan 18 2013 8:01AM
Google revamps iOS Search app

Google revamps iOS Search app

Apps within Search and lots of slick sliding.
May 24 2012 5:16AM
Lynas opens WA rare earth mine

Lynas opens WA rare earth mine

Strong Japanese interest in alternate source of device materials.
Aug 5 2011 1:24PM
Pacific may hold key to 'rare earth' quandary

Pacific may hold key to 'rare earth' quandary

But is it worth it?
Jul 5 2011 6:48AM
Virgin dives deep for Google Earth, Maps data

Virgin dives deep for Google Earth, Maps data

One-man submarine to map ocean floor.
Apr 8 2011 6:12AM
Scientists show off cheap plastic touchscreen

Scientists show off cheap plastic touchscreen

Researchers aim to relieve rare earth material shortages.
Jan 31 2011 9:03AM
Human fossils found with Google Earth

Human fossils found with Google Earth

Pinpoints 500 new archaeology sites.
Apr 10 2010 12:22AM
NASA to text message interplanetary cousins

NASA to text message interplanetary cousins

Prepare for binary bombardment.
Aug 12 2009 12:23PM
Google opens up the moon on Google Earth

Google opens up the moon on Google Earth

Plug-in shows 3D animations, photos and video footage.
Jul 21 2009 11:50AM
Microsoft integrates Photosynth into Virtual Earth

Microsoft integrates Photosynth into Virtual Earth

Microsoft has announced the integration of Photosynth technology into its Virtual Earth mapping platform.
May 8 2009 6:01AM
Google forced to pull UK Street View images

Google forced to pull UK Street View images

Google has already had to pull images from its Google Maps Street View tool launched in the UK last week, after a number of early testers registered privacy complaints with the service, identifying images of themselves captured in the photos.
Mar 23 2009 10:24AM
MIX09: Microsoft adds new features to Virtual Earth

MIX09: Microsoft adds new features to Virtual Earth

Microsoft has announced it is opening up its Virtual Earth offering to let businesses add imagery, video or written material to locations on a map.
Mar 19 2009 6:21AM
US lawmaker wants satellite images blurred

US lawmaker wants satellite images blurred

A member of the California assembly has tabled a bill that would force mapping companies to blur out millions of images in case they aid terrorists.
Mar 5 2009 2:59PM
Google rejects Atlantis discovery claims

Google rejects Atlantis discovery claims

Google has denied claims that its Google Earth tool had been used to discover a grid of streets in the ocean thought to be the lost city of Atlantis.
Feb 23 2009 6:34AM
Japan sets out plans for space elevator

Japan sets out plans for space elevator

A consortium of scientists and industrial firms has formulated a plan to build a space elevator that would drastically lower the cost of getting into orbit.
Sep 23 2008 9:34AM
Google Maps drives geospatial BI

Google Maps drives geospatial BI

Consumer mapping tools are driving demand for geospatial visualisation tools in the enterprise, BI vendors claim.
Aug 15 2008 3:26PM
Aliens exist and have visited Earth

Aliens exist and have visited Earth

It's official, aliens exist according to one of the few people to have walked on the moon.
Jul 25 2008 9:32AM
Review: Red Earth Software Policy Patrol Enterprise

Review: Red Earth Software Policy Patrol Enterprise

Red Earth Policy Patrol Enterprise is a feature rich product that can be installed directly onto the mail server.
Jun 26 2008 3:25PM
Teens use Google Earth to host illegal pool parties

Teens use Google Earth to host illegal pool parties

Tech-savvy teenagers are using Google Earth to pinpoint private swimming pools for illegal summer parties..
Jun 20 2008 7:59AM

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